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The Mile High Network

As someone about to take another long journey (Luanda-Johannesburg-Frankfurt-Amsterdam) this is a subject close to my heart. Although a few airlines are now starting to offer onboard Wi-Fi, progress is typically slow and while we wait for our own carrier … Continue reading

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Home Time

Home being Luanda, that is (even I get confused). After a short but very worthwhile business trip to London (and Bracknell) it’s time to get back on a plane and endure the 18-hour door-to-door trip between London and Luanda via … Continue reading

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Evening In

I’m off on my travels tomorrow, to Boston on a five-day business trip. So tonight I’m relaxing at home. We had a nice dinner in the pub and as I watch a recording of Deal Or No Deal we’re planning … Continue reading

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Poor Relation

Flying home from Bahrain Karen and I are sitting about eight feet apart, but the curtain that divides us may as well be made of iron. Yes, she’s in Business Class (at the taxpayer’s expense) and I’m in with the … Continue reading

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Another BrainShare Over

I’m writing this sat in the cafeteria of the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City on the last day of Novell’s BrainShare conference. It’s been a successful week for my team and I’m now almost completely recovered from … Continue reading

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The Things You See When You Haven’t Got A Gun

There should be special planes for self-obsessed families like the one sat behind me the other day: a dirty, scruffy plane that hasn’t been checked in a while (in an ideal world). I was on my way home from a … Continue reading

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