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Back-issues of 'Ardvark Weekly':

  • 20 April 98
    • Netguide gets a facelift
    • Roll-on full-time access
    • Watch this space
    • Tell me your ICBIT

  • 13 April 98
    • Guess who's on the Web?
    • The difference between news and opinion
    • Oh for some standards
    • Now that's funny!

  • 06 April 98
    • Greatscape or Flakescape?
    • The Netscape threat to Java
    • Another "Beware!"
    • Now that's funny!

  • 30 March 98
    • Just who's (ir)responsible?
    • Why am I so harsh?
    • About that Toyota Site
    • Tell me about it
    • Rumour Mill

  • 23 March 98
    • Look out, Big Planet is coming!
    • Too late, they're here!
    • We've seen it all before
    • Great minds think alike
    • Online banking done right

  • 16 March 98
    • Bite your tongue!
    • Smoke and mirrors
    • The Listener's Web site

  • 09 March 98
    • Money to burn
    • Press release stupidity
    • "Hits", the great magnifier
    • The hijack begins!

  • 02 March 98
    • Are classified ads the holy grail?
    • Giz a job mista!
    • Will increased speed kill the Net in NZ?
    • Now that's funny!

  • 16 February 98
    • Search engines pushing the limits
    • De-geeking the Net
    • Who's going to pay for Web content?
    • Domain name triva

  • 09 February 98
    • It's pay-back time!
    • Xtra's new pricing
    • Xtra is good for the Net?
    • Ya should have been there!

  • 09 February 98
    • All that glitters is not...
    • Anther money-making option?
    • Fighting junk mail - the sequel
    • Now that's funny!

  • 02 February 98
    • Aardvark gives Gates a billion $
    • Who needs Amazon.com? Save the trees!
    • A few words about ICBIT

  • 26 January 98
    • What's Netscape playing at?
    • But what's the real reason?
    • So where do Netscape go from here?
    • Is this a giant scam or what?
    • Microsoft has a security time bomb!

  • 19 January 98
    • Where is everyone?
    • What's behind this poor performance
    • What about the small guys?
    • Are we victims of the hype?
    • Odz and Sodz

  • 12 January 98
    • Dealing with junk email
    • Hide your email address
    • Dont' use 'mailto' tags
    • Don't respond!
    • React!
    • If you're really mean
    • Will Windows ever be Net-safe?
    • Odds and Ends
    • The Great Kiwi Holiday

  • 05 January 98
    • My score for 97
    • Aardvark's predictions for 1998
    • What do you think?

  • 24 November 97
    • To link or not to link?
    • What an idiot!
    • Here's proof - Web ads work
    • Some useful sites
    • The Aardvark Awards

  • 17 November 97
    • A channel to nowhere?
    • Welcome TV3!
    • Security Stupidity
    • Here's a bit of fun

  • 10 November 97
    • An end to the Acer saga!
    • From Yellow to White
    • So, what about IE4?
    • And speaking of reviews

  • 03 November 97
    • More on the Acer saga
    • Is the Net reliable enough?
    • And speaking of IP telephony
    • Are you Aardvark-enabled?

  • 27 October 97
    • I hate ACER!
    • At last some sense!
    • Ab ab ab... that's all folks!

  • 20 October 97
    • Toldyaso!
    • Wez de channelz dudez?
    • So what's a Web site for?
    • Doin it right
    • The backlog

  • 13 October 97
    • Aardvark hit by virus!
    • Bank Direct certainly wasn't
    • Maybe Spike's Listening?
    • The power to break free!
    • A RealAudio interview (as only Aardvark can do) with Steve Outram of HotDog fame

  • 06 October 97
    • MSIE 4.0 already causing trouble
    • Closer to home
    • First security scare for IE4
    • Ad-Nauseum (follow-up)
    • RealAudio - real interesting!
    • And speaking of attachments

  • 29 September 97
    • Is your email protected by copyright?
    • E.T., Email home
    • Ad-Nausea
    • Another syndrome"
    • But Kiwis are better - right?
    • Some warnings

  • 22 September 97
    • Let's get rid of the WWW
    • Danny De Hek
    • This Net Telephony thing
    • Hello, hello - are you there?

  • 15 September 97
    • What a crock!
    • A mobile menace?
    • Let me bore you by RealAudio(tm)
    • Be careful what you say, MS is listening

  • 08 September 97
    • Is Microsoft's browser philosophy flawed?
    • A million dollar idea for Netscape
    • Enough already!
    • The New-look Xtra
    • Yellow Pages revisited
    • Would you believe...

  • 01 September 97
    • More pulp friction
    • IDG responds
    • The opposition says
    • What's the truth?

  • 25 August 97
    • Cup of Gold
    • I've got them worried
    • Is this the end for Netscape?
    • I won an award!

  • 18 August 97
    • Is your browser secure?
    • What's happening at Voyager?
    • On the grapevine
    • Miscellaneous Domain stuff
    • Danny De Hek (part 4) Danny calls in the lawyers

  • 11 August 97
    • Email Vendetta Spam
    • Time to sign your email?
    • Fuzzy Domains?
    • Danny De Hek (part 3)
    • Anyone for some cheap software?

  • 04 August 97
    • The America's Cup is coming!
    • Oi! Where'd the biscuits go?
    • NBR's shakey facelift
    • 'The leading Internet consultant in NZ'
    • Will Telecom clean up?

  • 28 July 97
    • There's a gunfight a brewin'
    • So why am I bitching?
    • WebTV - the problems
    • ASB get serious about the Net
    • The Net on TV

  • 21 July 97
    • Killing the boredom factor
    • Some cool new NZ sites
    • But wait... there's more!
    • More on the WWW (Wild-west Webdesigners)
    • Usenet - the new talkback radio
    • Lawyers on the Net (follow-up)

  • 14 July 97
    • Lawyers on the Net
    • More security woes
    • There's value in a near-miss!
    • Auditing - followup

  • 07 July 97
    • Doing Mars on $10 a day
    • Now, about those tens of thousands of extra vistors to 7am...
    • By what measure?
    • From those who should know (and can afford) to do better

  • 30 June 97
    • Regulation and the Net, do we need it?
    • Who do we trust?
    • Self Regulation?
    • Another security threat!
    • Come on Paul!

  • 23 June 97
    • Security on the Net - impossible?
    • Burn that modem?
    • But what about my credit card?
    • Bricks - a bigger threat!
    • How do they do that?

  • 16 June 97
    • What's missing from Netscape 4?
    • Who can you trust?
    • Another domain name scalper
    • Stupdity on the Net
    • That's smart AND cheap!

  • 09 June 97
    • The changing face of the net
    • A better net and fewer fax machines?
    • Link-wars
    • Cowboys ride the Web (again)
    • Smack my hand!

  • 26 May 97
    • Junk mail, what's the solution?
    • An unsettling shift
    • cooperation is mandatory
    • Did you know...
    • Why is that?

  • 19 May 97
    • The PC Magazine Saga
    • Will the Net still be any fun?
    • Sometimes I hate Microsoft
    • Net Expo
    • First Family followup
    • Commerce Commission gives ISOCNZ the "once-over"

  • 12 May 97
    • WebTV or TVWeb?
    • Put the TV in the PC?
    • So what's my point?
    • But wait... there's more!
    • Computerland Site in trouble again!
    • Navigator 4 beta is out

  • 5 May 97
    • BBC's Net resources struggle with election
    • Now "that's" interesting
    • Don't chase ambulances - sit on the Net!
    • NZ Usenet becomes political hotbed
    • TVNZ revisited
    • New flat-rate ISP in Auckland

  • 28 Apr 97
    • A voice for Net users
    • Beware the "new" Net user
    • Beware 1st Family?
    • Did you know?
    • Print-wars, they're not over yet
    • Not a new award - but...
  • 21 Apr 97
    • Advertorial or not? (part 2)
    • I'm on the fence
    • PC World this month
    • PC Magazine this month
    • Aardvark moves to Invercargill?
    • Do you want some pulp?

  • 14 Apr 97
    • Advertorial or not?
    • It's hard to make a buck out there
    • ISOCNZ still in the firing line
    • Trust me, I know what I'm doing!

  • 7 Apr 97
    • A voice for net users?
    • An email address for the itinerant
    • New Zealand on (wh)Air?
    • Who reads Aardvark Weekly?

  • 31 Mar 97
    • Are we mis-using the Net?
    • Look at the figures
    • It hurts at both ends
    • What's the solution
    • Where are the standards?
    • A pre-announcement

  • 24 Mar 97
    • Nothing new under the sun
    • The best bits?
    • The worst bits?
    • But wait... there's more!
    • I want my homepage(update)

  • 17 Mar 97
    • Life remains dangerous on the net
    • The king is going, long live the king?
    • Ever lost a modem to lightning?
    • Buy Kiwi - not for Robyn McDonald
    • I want my homepage!

  • 10 Mar 97
    • Are you a nervous wreck?
    • Insecurity
    • The Net advertising market grows up
    • Worth getting a 56K modem?

  • 3 Mar 97
    • All the Net's a critic
    • Let he who is without sin
    • By comparison...
    • The Hype - Follow-ups
    • Now that's a bargin!
    • The Aardvark Backlog (update)

  • 24 Feb 97
    • Security, spin and sparring
    • With this ring, I thee web
    • Then there's the banner exchanges
    • Beware the hype!
    • The Aardvark Backlog

  • 17 Feb 97
    • Swapping pulp for electricity
    • Meanwhile, down at Microsoft...
    • Is the NZ Web boring?
    • Net Shopping
    • Upcoming reviews

  • 10 Feb 97
    • Lies, damned lies and "hits"
    • Spawn of the devil
    • Is Russell Brown going soft on Xtra?

  • 3 Feb 97
    • Net Terrorism
    • Watch that copyright!

  • 27 Jan 97
    • Net Telephony, fad or future?
    • The quality of Web sites

  • 20 Jan 97
    • What If?
    • But would it pay?
    • What would the Commerce Commission say?
    • But will it happen?
    • Want to snoop around a little?
    • They do things different in the USA
    • Light the blue touch paper and stand well clear
    • Feeling smug

  • 13 Jan 97
    • The 'new' look
    • Fawlty Towers?
    • Watch that door
    • TV, TV everywhere!
    • Gentlemen, take your marks...
    • Sorry...

  • 6 Jan 97
    • Predictions for the new year
    • Java bites back at Microsoft
    • How many ISPs are there?
    • Don't look ethel!
    • Ergo Oopsies
    • Hey, where are the ads?
    • The new look - well?

I hope to have the rest online shortly along with a search facility - but don't hold your breath!

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