Monthly Archives: September 2011

blåmannen is on holiday!

blåmannen is off to NZ to watch the Rugby World Cup: he’ll be back in the latter half of October.

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and now for the News….

Rapideye has been bought by a Canadian firm. Rapideye, which operates five Low Earth Orbit Earth Observation satellites, was in bankruptcy protection. ICESAT-2 will be built by Orbital Sciences Corp, reports Spacenews.com. Despite cutbacks at NASA the ICESAT follow on mission has … Continue reading

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Ombudsman rules requiring English applications is illegal

The Parliamentary Ombudsman, in response to a complaint, has ruled that Universities and Colleges are breaking the law by requiring job applicants to submit their applications in English. Apparently this breaks the language law. SvD and DN are currently posting … Continue reading

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