I'm off to our nation's capital today to attend the Foundations of Open event which Senator Kate Lundy is hosting. I've refreshed my memory on how to hack the best airline seat, and made a note of where to find free Wi-Fi at the airport, so I'm all set. Have a nice Thursday, I'll see you tomorrow!
Lifehacker in Canberra
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