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Owen Williams
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The Pirate Bay has been down for twelve hours 
You might have noticed that The Pirate Bay is offline today; the site has disappeared after Swedish Police reportedly raided premises in Stockholm containing the service's servers. According ...
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Well that explains why my download did not complete.
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Need a dog in my life 
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Don't do it! They are pretty much a child that never grows up. 
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How I almost lost my Apple ID forever 
Earlier this week, a strange message popped up on my Mac that I thought nothing of. "You can't sign in because your account was disabled for security reasons." I dismissed ...
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Facebook's Slingshot app is seriously worth checking out now http://thenextweb.com/apps/2014/12/04/facebooks-slingshot-hits-2-0-isnt-dead-yet/
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Windows 10 may be Microsoft's last chance at staying truly relevant. This is a great post that looks at the state of Windows at the end of 2014 and what that means for Microsoft next year. 
Being busy with a full-time job (REMINDER: What I post here are my own views and are not in any way associated with my employer) I haven't been able to post in a while.  A long weekend affords an o...
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too good!
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Malcon and his family ihihihihi XD
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Two factor almost made me lose my Apple ID forever 
Earlier this week, a strange message popped up on my Mac that I thought nothing of. "You can't sign in because your account was disabled for security reasons." I dismissed ...
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Amazon mistakenly ships a conveyor belt roller as a gift
We've all had that feeling of not getting the gifts we wanted for the holidays; why did your aunt buy you socks when you wanted a Nintendo 64? It's a bit more unusual, however, when ...
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This timelapse of Yosemite national park is INCREDIBLE http://vimeo.com/87701971
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Here are 700 plus people who are active here. https://plus.google.com/111719533163202900131/posts/eso6Gu1FJjG
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Streaming +Steam  games?! Oh yeah!!!
Steam has today unveiled a new beta feature called 'Broadcasting' that allows you to stream your games to your friends -- just like on Twitch -- directly from Steam's client. The ...
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Editor, The Next Web
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  • The Next Web
    Editor, 2013 - present
    Full-time writer at TNW, covering global tech news
  • Hoist Apps
    Marketing Manager, 2014 - 2014
  • Xero
    Infrastructure Engineer, 2013 - 2014
  • The Next Web
    Freelance Writer, 2012 - 2013
  • Fronde
    Network Engineer, 2009 - 2012
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  • Wellington Insitutute of Technology
    Information Technology, 2009 - 2012
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Best Thai of my life. It is that simple. I eat a lot of Thai and wish I lived in the USA just so I could go here all the time. Get the mango chicken curry. I tipped these guys over 25%, they were that awesome.
Public - 8 months ago
reviewed 8 months ago
Amazing fresh pizzas and salads. I don't think I have ever had such a great, organic, fresh meal from a restaurant before at such an affordable price. Everyone should visit here - you won't be disappointed. The vibe inside is good too, will absolutely come back.
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reviewed 8 months ago
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Bad food, bad service, poor value for money and generally not a great place. Ordered a "Carbonara" that was just cheap pasta, cream, frozen vegetables and a few small pieces of chicken. No flavor, just crap.
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago