Monthly Archives: December 2011

Recycled fashion

@mattnippert‘s Westport RSA jacket ($2 from the Greymouth Sallies) came with its last owner’s final paperwork …

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Attack of the webcam robot

The $10,000 VGo webcam robot (controlled via a remote laptop) wouldn’t work around NBR’s office. At least not for more than a few minutes – most of which I wasted in a juvenile attempt to get @lxwalls to drive it into … Continue reading

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Wowser v Wino

Listener’s probably closer to the truth, Metro to the seasonal spirit. Didn’t buy either. Listener (which we usually get) just too depressing. May pick up Metro later. Seems ever-more consumed by best-of/guide-to articles lately. Bought Andrea an Elle subscription for … Continue reading

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Misa

We got a Christmas tree from the crazy but brilliant Misa – a house and several acres in Balmoral, an otherwise densely-packed suburb.  As well as the mass of trees you see from the road, there are around 30 rows … Continue reading

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Auckland man tries to be good digital citizen

MORE: Is it legal t buy from iTunes US? Probably.

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A digital Polaroid

Lots of fun, and a big hey-wow factor around the office, but also a couple of potential deal-breakers. Too many tech stories on NBR right now, so hang tight for Monday [click photos to enlarge].

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NBR team building. With guns.

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