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Southland Times: Think-tank creates cow twitter idea

Peter Griffin posted in on May 20th, 2010.

Mark Hotton of the Southland Times writes about the idea, dreamt up by a think tank which explores the relationship between new media and ‘the human condition’, to connect some cows to twitter, allowing their farmer to keep track of their production. The tweets, which are enabled by the cows’ use of robotic milking technology, […]

Newsletter Digest: Undersea cables, climate change fatigue and Science-a-Twitter

Peter Griffin posted in on March 12th, 2010.

Pipe dream or economy booster? The news yesterday that a group of wealthy businessmen including Warehouse founder Stephen Tindall and Trade Me founder Sam Morgan are leading a $900 million bid to build a 13,000km fibre optic cable between Australia, New Zealand and the US has created a lot of buzz. The prospect of an […]

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