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Entries Tagged as 'Nights Out'

TechKaraoke Comes to London

March 22nd, 2010 · No Comments · Insanity, Nights Out, karaoke

The wait is finally over, TechKaraoke comes to London - an event for anyone involved, or not, in the London tech scene to sing their hearts out to their favourite tune. You know you love to Karaoke, so dig out your costumes, start practising your power moves in the mirror, and get ready to rock.
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42 Hours at SxSW

March 16th, 2009 · No Comments · Conferences, Insanity, Nights Out, Travel

Yes, that’s right, I spent an entire 42 hours at South by Southwest Interactive 2009. For this experience I travelled over 10,000 miles, took 4 aircraft, spent 2 hours in holding patterns, and ended up with one very tired body… Was it worth it? Without question, absolutely.
I set out from my house at zombie o’clock [...]

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BIL Conference - LON, LAX, SFO, LON in 100 Hours!

February 16th, 2009 · No Comments · Conferences, Insanity, Nights Out, Travel

The latest instalment of my crazy life took place on the west coast of the united states, a place generally quite close to my heart, not only for being geek mecca, but because I genuinely feel at home in San Francisco. But I jump ahead. The plan was a long weekend stateside at BIL Conference, [...]

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A Night Amongst Stars

July 30th, 2008 · No Comments · Nights Out

Last night I was wined and dined at the apparently well known celebrity hang out, The Ivy, for my sister’s 21st birthday. She has been clamoring to go there for several years, but their strict booking policies, and popularity have made it difficult to match diaries and fine a time for them to accommodate us. [...]

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The Social Life of a Geek

May 31st, 2008 · No Comments · Nights Out

The last few days have all been a bit of a blur, mostly because of the immense quantities of alcohol I have consumed in preparation for the 2 weeks of abstinence I am about to embark on. After recovering from my night out with Artistes I once again embarked on a trail of disaster in [...]

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A Night With Artistes

May 28th, 2008 · No Comments · Nights Out

I’m minding my own business in my central London retail job yesterday when one of my friends, Lauren, invited me to an art performance piece she was going to be in. Sounds Interesting. Then I was told of the free alcohol, and I was completely sold!
So after I work I found my self just round the corner from Hoxton Square [...]

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