Stilgherrian (@stilgherrian)

Wentworth Falls NSW AU

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October 4th, 2013

Watching my character being maligned as some sort of recreational activity. Nothing new there.

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So I gather, @michaelneale, you’re proposing anal pain thresholds as a measure of masculinity?

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Having been the top tweeter on one of today’s top hash tags, I’m being plagued with spambots.

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As I said, sorting out all the things instagram.com/p/fCm3TYiFj-/

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Sorting out all the things.

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The fact that I’ve up since 0400 is completely and utterly irrelevant.

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OH: “I want some of that pepperoni. You can take your shirt off, I don’t care.”

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The oom-pah band is called The Oom-Pah-Pahs.

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@sullivanje01 Ah, your information is out of date. I have the charger, and I’m at the @GrainStoreBar with “people”.

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At the @GrainStoreBar and… Uhoh! It’s Oktoberfest… instagram.com/p/fCad8fCFpp/

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We’re going to The Grain Store. For some value of “we”.

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@aaronkearneyaus No worries, Aaron, there’s talk of gatecrashing the Newie Awards and craft beers also.

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@mediahunter I’ll be back there on about 10 mins to collect.

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@shiftkey Thank you. There’s been some interesting feedback so far. It was a fun piece to write.

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RT @The100Bus: Road trip? RT @stilgherrian: Loose in Newcastle. [Uhoh. I have a bad feeling about this…]

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@carolduncan @domknight @1233newcastle @maninultimo Oh dear, this sounds like it could get quite chaotic quite quickly.

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@rabsr1 Alas I don’t drive, despite the size of my boots, so the wineries will wait for another time.

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@mediahunter Ah yeah, the Samsung transformer and Apple cable. I’ll coordinate in a bit. Thanks.

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If anyone wants me, I’m at The Clarendon. If no-one wants me, I’ll still be at The Clarendon.

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@SnarkyPlatypus La conférence a été une excellente événement inaugural. De cette graine, de bonnes choses vont se développer.

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Newcastle’s inaugural @DiG_Festival is now officially over. It’s a thing. Bravo. It’ll be on next year. digfestival.com.au

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@SnarkyPlatypus Bonjour. J’approche de la fin d’une semaine très productive et épuisante, où je suis un troll pour le monde entier. Et vous?

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There’s also a new Corrupted Nerds podcast this week, with @TenableSecurity’s Dick Boussiere. Interesting chat. corruptednerds.com/pod/c00005/

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I’ll be writing about @DiG_Festival in @crikey_news on Monday.

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3. Me at @crikey_news today: “Will it float? Twitter’s prospectus shows signs of growth” crikey.com.au/2013/10/04/wil…

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2. Me at @ABCthedrum today: “Silk Road battleground: individualism v authority” abc.net.au/news/2013-10-0…

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1. Me at @zdnetaustralia Thursday: “The global clash to capture your cash”, from banks to the Silk Road shutdown. zdnet.com/the-global-cla…

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I think it’s time to do a before-beer-time batch of pluggage for the things I’ve written these past two days. So here we go.

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servantofchaos The mining boom isn’t over - we’re just moving into the operationalisation phase

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Up now, the closing keynote: Catherine Caruana-McManus, IBM, “What does a smarter city look like?”

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RT @ZacDavies: Anyone know what the rough attendance of is? [I’m probably the roughest, in some ways… Oh, you mean…]

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Flindle is aiming at child care, beauty salons, professional services, stuff at that scale across industry verticals.

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The @Slingshotters winner is flindle.com, an online booking management system for tiny businesses, e.g. hair salon.

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Team Switchboard was the winner of the PwC Open Innovation Australia challenge. digfestival.com.au/open-innovatio…

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The winning team is Switchboard, a project to link students with employers to bridge the work-experience gap.

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@Janehux Sold! I’m still working out my schedule for the rest of the month, but I’ll be in touch as soon as it makes sense. Have a good one.

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@Janehux Absolutely, I’m in Sydney for a day or two every week.

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HyperBrendan I wonder why Murdoch/Foxtel hates when clubs are thinking about reproducing their own online visual media channels?

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servantofchaos People 25-50 are engaging with ABC Radio via social media says Craig Norenbergs instagram.com/p/fCLKloDmb4/

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@Janehux Oh, why thanks. Yes, I was on deadline for @crikey_news while you were speaking. I gather you’ve already left Newcastle?

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From @scottjseward’s tone, it seemed he was saying that was about the players’ uncertainty in this new environment.

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90% of Parramatta Eels players “using social media”, says @scottjseward, but not sure how to manage personal-life “intrusion”.

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Did @aaronkearneyaus just propose watching TV sport while driving, rather than listening to the radio? Yes he did.

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Have I mentioned yet that all the conference sessions have been videoed, and they’ll appear online in coming… weeks?

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“Mark Scott warns Cricket Australia”, reports @smh, on that point. smh.com.au/sport/cricket/…

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Cricket Australia looks like it wants to set itself up to stream its own coverage online, says @CraigNorenbergs.

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@barkingmadblog @crikey_news True. Which is why the article focuses on certain specific numbers of interest.

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@ChipRolley @ABCthedrum Hah. The note to me will remind me to send a note to you. I have some pre-written bios around here somewhere.

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@unsungsongs @glengyron Hang on, the last time we were left in charge of a wheeled conveyance, we were declined service at certain places.

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Thanks, @MylesPeterson @AbrasiveTeapot, I was asked by @ABCthedrum to zoom out for a big-picture thinky piece, so I did.

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Open for business, Mr President instagram.com/p/fCAR5pCFmv/

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@AbrasiveTeapot Just one of the (probably many) rough edges I didn’t get time to fix before deadline. Daily media is a fast, loose game.

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@AbrasiveTeapot @ABCthedrum No intention on my part to support one side or the other, purely to discuss their viewpoints.

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@AbrasiveTeapot @ABCthedrum It’s intended to say that from the centrists’ perspective there’d be an imperative to crush the anarchist…

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Fresh air and errands, that should sort things out.

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@rashasman How would wine ever not be an option? I don’t understand.

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@franksting Why thank you. As I say, power relationships at every level… ;)

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Suffering brainfade all of a sudden.

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@tqft9999 @ABCthedrum Indeed, the currency thing will be very interesting the next few years. I was already over-long for today’s piece.

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@dart_jon Six papers a day, but the SMH was 12 pages then, @servantofchaos said. Still, hand-set lead type, etc… Hard work!

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“Stilgherrian’s Patented Imaginarium of Gin & Laudanum (cures hysteria & other ailments)”? Oh I like that, chaps! @glengyron @RealNickHodge

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“The Co-operative Store, West Wallsend NSW, 29 August 1895” flickr.com/photos/uon/350… I could lose myself in here for hours!

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Another great example of media and advertising in Hunter St, Newcastle, 1897. flickr.com/photos/uon/377…

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Wonderful imagery from the Uni of Newcastle’s photo archive illustrate @servantofchaos’ presentation. flickr.com/photos/uon/372…

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RT @glengyron: If Newcastle doesn’t have a Gin Cart the whole ‘renew’ project has failed. [Exactly. Ping @unsungsongs.]

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Next up, @servantofchaos on “Stop Talking at Me, Nobody is Listening: The New Physics of the Consumerverse”

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jonathangrubb Lesson from Silk Road: even the owner of an international drug cartel can’t live in San Francisco without having housemates.

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0xabad1dea I’m really upset that someone broke into ColdFusion’s source code and didn’t delete it krebsonsecurity.com/2013/10/adobe-…

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“Awkward silence greets the falling cost of cybercrime”, wrote @BernardKeane on Monday. crikey.com.au/2013/09/30/awk…

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Me at @crikey_news: “Will it float? Twitter’s prospectus shows signs of growth” crikey.com.au/2013/10/04/wil…

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@Glebe2037 Welcome to the world of a freelancer. Offered a commission, you take it!

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“Silk Road’s gone, but the void’s already been filled”, writes @nphair theconversation.com/silk-roads-gon…

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Well thank you, @vealmince @Glebe2037, I’m glad something I wrote between 0430 and 0700 holds up!

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Next up, @pryorcommitment on “Designing Education Futures”

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Story filed for @crikey_news. Today continues to go to plan. I can now focus properly on today’s conference activities.

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Note to self: I really must update my bio at @ABCthedrum.

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Me at @ABCthedrum, as forewarned: “Silk Road battleground: individualism v authority” abc.net.au/news/2013-10-0…

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Next up, @jamescroft on “From Universities to Bedroom Guitarists: How is Learning Online Changing?”

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Up now, Jordan King from Vend on “Helping retailers thrive”… but I’m deep into writing my other thing.

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RT @HyperBrendan: It would be possible to do literature in a similar way, has it been done by anyone? [Amazon Prime?]

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“Laser-like focus.” Drink!

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Actually, one thing. So far it’s “Like lots of people I love music” and “Pandora is wonderful”, but are we learning anything?

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I won’t add to the Twitter stream for this keynote, ‘cos I have an 1100 deadline for something unrelated.

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KotaraGoat Why wasn’t I asked to do a keynote? I’m a goat with a web cam, Twitter & make my own manure. Digital, Interactive & Green!

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We are watching a lavishly-produced TVC for Pandora. Once the tequila has arrived, you can lick me.

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I would like a shot of tequila for every time the words “disrupt” or “disruption” are mentioned this hour. FFS.

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We’re a little late with today’s keynote, Jane Huxley, Pandora.com , “Video killed the radio star… or did it?”

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They file into Newcastle City Hall for Day 2 of instagram.com/p/fBe4-diFp1/

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Right, time to check out and head to Day 2 of @DiG_Festival . I’m in Newcastle until tomorrow, but accommodation is tight.

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@vealmince Indeed. You’ll see the full troll online later this morning, I imagine. @mattdasilva

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Thank you, @jasonlangenauer @dikkii, I’m happy with my @zdnetaustralia this week, given it was written while in conference sessions.

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@vealmince It’s nice to know someone’s paying attention.

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The prospectus for Twitter Inc’s IPO is at sec.gov/Archives/edgar… so guess what I’m reading right now.

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Pleased that today’s grand troll looks likely to be well received.

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Me at @zdnetaustralia yesterday: “The global clash to capture your cash”, from banks to the Silk Road takedown. zdnet.com/the-global-cla…

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@joshrowe I prefer to write in a very plain, unadorned typeface, to prevent being distracted by anything but the words themselves.

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Article filed fnord for @ABCthedrum. So there’s the first major task for the day done and dusted.

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When the writing begins before dawn… instagram.com/p/fBJbbwCFon/

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TumblrTXT Thin privilege is being able to BE cremated and not be told that more normal ovens won’t do for someone your size.

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StanCarey “asses the customers” changed to “assess the customers”

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LOUDBOT BREAKING NEWS: ROYAL AIR FORCE HAS BOMBED WASHINGTON, QUEEN ELIZABETH II ANNOUNCES MARTIAL LAW AND DISBANDS CONGRESS

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@SnarkyPlatypus Oddly enough, a Bloody Mary would be remarkably apt fuel for the op-ed I’m currently writing. You’ll see in a few hours.

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Writing. All hail Eris.

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@SnarkyPlatypus I thought hair of the dog only works for actual hangovers. I didn’t drink much last night. This is just a lack of sleep.

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“Six things you may not know about the US government shutdown”, writes @zackwhittaker zdnet.com/six-things-you…

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Me at @zdnetaustralia yesterday: “The global clash to capture your cash”, from banks to the Silk Road takedown. zdnet.com/the-global-cla…

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Friedday. And given hew little sleep I’ve just had, I’ll most certainly be fried by the end of it.

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