Giving Matomo, the open source competition to Google Analytics a trial on my blog (

Turns out the paid "cloud hosted" version is run by a Wellington company, out of Catalyst House. Should I be surprised?

Thanks to @lightweight for the prompting to give it a go.

We are looking for 2 Developers with Ruby or Elixir experience at my work. One of the roles has a DevOps component, if that’s of interest to you.

Details at

I’m happy to answer any questions you might have, via DM.

All I can do is kindly ask that if you are inviting people to Mastodon on other social media, Telegram groups or whatever else, please please use the page instead of linking to specifically. Thank you

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I’ve recently migrated from Medium to a self hosted static website. Here’s why it did it.

Seeking help completing a challenge to populate all the drinking water fountains in Wellington, NZ.

New EV van from LDV now available in NZ. Quick summary of features here:

This is what home delivered milk looks like - in a 1 litre glass bottle.

The milk is unclassified, it’s not blue top or “trim” or full fat, etc. It’s just “milk”.

Tastes very nice, quite creamy.

From Ekatahuna Country Meats in the Wairarapa.

On a wet wet night, riding an ebike home is the fastest transport by far. 12 mins to Northland.

If you find yourself sitting in cars now and then, this might be interesting to you and help you prevent accidents.
So if you open a cars door from the inside, you open the door with the hand that's not next to the door. This means that you turn around you body which automatically turns your vision in the direction where other cars or bikes might come from.

I was taught this early on I believe, anyways this is the way I have always done it.

#dutchReach #bike

@nigel SparkNZ are able to do eSIM for iPhones that have eSIM support - the XR and XS right now, I think - and maybe for Android phones that have eSIM.

Basically, rock up to a store and port your SIM in. Works great. 😄

Manawatu River on a very warm, still May day. Very unusual for Palmerston North.

Come and join @Abletech as a front-end developer with this fully paid internship role in lovely Wellington

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