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Non-Technology

Property Investing is not Good for Society

Specifically, I mean buying property with the intention of selling it at a higher value than it was purchased at. So why is it not good? My key thoughts are: Increasing Demand Demand for a house can come from a growth in population in an area, or by an increase in the desirability of services […]

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General Tech

Making an RSS feed for NT Government Newsroom

NT Government has a “Newsroom” site for official press releases, which is quite nice, but only allows subscribing via email. I like to follow news sources using RSS, as it’s an open standard, properly federated, and it’s the most convenient way to read and track these sorts of sites. Unfortunately NT Gov hasn’t got RSS […]

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Non-Technology

Attending the NT Government Voluntary Assisted Dying Community Consultation – Thoughts

Yesterday evening I attended a community consultation event on Voluntary Assisted Dying (VAD), which is expected to be put into law by NT Government in the near future. I thought the event was very well run, and provided lots of information to me on the specifics of what is being considered for the NT’s legislation. […]