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Back to Basics

16 June 2009 | Tanya Goodin

Over the last week or so quite a lot has happened in the world of Search and while change is good, ‘u turns’ are another thing. The rate of change can be daunting, occasionally you [...]

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Google – Testing, testing 1,2,3

12 June 2009 | Alex Christie

As a regular user of most of Google’s online services (with the exception of AdWords , I often find myself thinking about the huge technical challenges they must face whilst developing their online services. Recently [...]

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CSR Project 2009 – Day 4

12 June 2009 | Alex Christie

And so we come to Tamar’s final day of the 2009′s community project at Oak Lodge school. With the school’s art exhibition scheduled that very evening, the pressure was on to get our projects complete [...]

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Tamar TLC – Gugulethu Day 4

12 June 2009 | Alex Christie

Our final day at the school was mainly occupied by tying up some loose ends and saying farewell to the students and teachers. We furnished the ‘outside classroom’ with a bed of tires for climbing [...]

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CSR Project 2009 – Day 3

10 June 2009 | Alex Christie

For once Tamar was most definitely lost for words.   Split into 3 groups, we were given practical, interactive lessons that ran sequentially through this morning on the basics of British sign language (BSL).    [...]

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Oak Lodge – Day 3

10 June 2009 | Alex Christie

  ‘Frustration, content, calm, and surprise’ are emotions that shape our every day. But seeing and experiencing these through the eyes of extraordinary children aged 11 to 19 years, all of whom have one thing in common, [...]

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Tamar TLC – Gugulethu round 3, Day 3

10 June 2009 | Annie Wakefield

Day 3 of Tamar Cape Town’s project at Vuyani and once again the sun rose over the industrious painters and diggers who finished off the bookshelves and outdoor classroom in record time. First up was [...]

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Oak Lodge – Day 2

10 June 2009 | Alex Christie

There is a real sense of enjoyment from Team Tamar at the end of day 2 as all our Oak Lodge projects start to take shape – see Aaron’s blog today for all the details [...]

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Technology Acronyms

10 June 2009 | Alex Christie

We have all been there.  You are in a meeting with a large number of people, when someone starts ratling off acronyms one after another like they are going out of fashion.  Before you even [...]

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CSR Project 2009 – Day 2

9 June 2009 | Alex Christie

There was a lot of activity around the school today and all the projects are progressing well.  Despite the grey skies overhead, the rain has stayed away, and with the kids getting involved everyone is [...]