Archive for April, 2014

AMEU Affiliates Golf Day

  The AMEU Affiliates Golf Day took place on 3 April 2014 at the Blue Valley Country Club in Midrand. The weather could not have been better, the course was slightly damp but beautiful and the 22 four balls who played enjoyed the day networking with industry colleagues and friends. Winners At the prize giving […]

WAPA launches Future Wireless Technologies Forum

  The regulator, the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA), has engaged the Wireless Access Providers’ Association (WAPA) to assist in bringing stakeholders from the regulatory field and industry together to discuss new and innovative technologies, products, and services in the wireless space. The Future Wireless Technologies Forum is a series of collaborative discussions […]

@Leisure: On the ancestral trail – Part 2

  After meeting some of our “long-lost” family on our ancestral trail through the UK, our scheduled port of call was Birkenhead, our paternal homeland, where my sister Wendy and I located a number of surviving aunts and cousins. Leaving King’s Heath in Birmingham, we travelled south to join the M25 ring road around London. […]

Engineers@Leisure: On the ancestral trail – Part 2

  by Mike Rycroft After meeting some of our “long-lost” family on our ancestral trail through the UK, our scheduled port of call was Birkenhead, our paternal homeland, where my sister Wendy and I located a number of surviving aunts and cousins. Leaving King’s Heath in Birmingham, we travelled south to join the M25 ring […]

Standard enhances search engines

  The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) members have approved “OGC OpenSearch Geo and Time Extensions” as an OGC standard. This document defines an extension to the popular OpenSearch specification so that users can easily take advantage of rich geospatial and temporal search capabilities enabled by OGC standards. OGC OpenSearch Geo and Time Extensions can be […]