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A gaping problem | CabbieBlogCabbieBlog

A gaping problem | CabbieBlogCabbieBlog

Welcome to CabbieBlog. Step into my cab, take a look round, you might like what you find, and while you are here you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed . Thanks for visiting. When taking my daughter for her first job interview, we were sitting on the tube when a drunk sitting opposite awoke to the announcement “Mind the Gap”. Our slumbering passenger then started to doze off again, until that is, we reached a later stop and upon hearing the Mind the Gap announced a second time declared to the rest of the carriage “Blimy! That bloke gets around”. It was the perfect antidote to break the pre-interview nerves my daughter was feeling at the time. T he original Mind the Gap announcement which had awoken our slumbering friend was first heard in 1968 when AEG Telefunken supplied the recording of an unknown actor, unfortunately the fellow had insisted on being paid a royalty eve...

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The problem of airports as memorials

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On Friday evening, at an appropriately lavish ceremony in the Czech capital, Prague airport was officially renamed Vaclav ...

Kalibrr: a Philippine startup’s solution to the global skills gap problem: We earlier featured Kalibrr as ... #tech

Kalibrr: a Philippine startup’s solution to the...

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Up in the air | CabbieBlogCabbieBlog

Up in the air | CabbieBlogCabbieBlog

cabbieblog.com 17 Oct '12, 12am

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The Pine Beetle Problem: Making Renewable Energ...

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Bitcoin's Biggest Problem: It's a Den of Thieves

blog.nyaruka.com 04 Oct '12, 12pm

I've had a curious eye on Bitcoin for a few years now. Through various posts on HN I've followed its ups and downs includi...

The Army has a Suicide Problem >> #sot

The Army has a Suicide Problem >> #sot

bouhammer.com 03 Oct '12, 1pm

If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed . Thanks for visiting! …and they don’t know how to fix it. Th...

The Four Biggest Problem Areas For Runners

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While each runner’s body is unique, four of the most common weak areas are, in no particular order, the hips, glutes, hams...

IEF2012: The VC problem needs addressing, says ...

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The disinterest of VCs in investing in silicon companies is becoming a problem for the industry, Nigel Toon, CEO of XMOS, ...

Bitcoin's Biggest Problem: It's a Den of Thieves

news.ycombinator.com 04 Oct '12, 12pm

The trust issue he encountered he mis-attributed to bitcoin when in fact the issue was with paypal and credit cards. Bitco...