Remember Captian Planet from back in the Mnet Decoder & VHS days? If you dont…
Captain Planet and the Planeteers is an American animated environmentalist television series, created by Ted Turner and produced by Jane Fonda and Nicholas Boxer. The series was developed and animated by TBS Productions and DiC and ran new episodes from September 10, 1990 until 1993. A sequel series, The New Adventures of Captain Planet, ran from 1993-1996. Both programs continue today in syndication by Hanna-Barbera Productions.
The first Cape Town dinner is on the same date as a CLUG talk (http://wiki.clug.org.za/wiki/CLUG_Meetings) after which the geeks of CLUG also meet for dinner. Perhaps it may be a good idea to combine both dinners into one, then some of the geeks who might be interested in finding out more about Linux and open source could come along to the talk as well?
So what has Captain Planet & the Planeteers have to do with CLUG geeks & Geekdinner Geeks/Marketers? We’ll, In order to summon Captain Planet, the Planeteers must activate their powers in a specific order, followed by the phrase “Let our powers combine;”
Your Web AddiCT agrees with Jonathan Carter as Open Source, the CLUG geeks who contribute to the FOSS (Free & Open Source Software) code, is what will most likely power & currently does power morethan half of everything that makes the Internet as we know it tick.
Off topic (sorta): Did you you know the first Internet browser was not Internet Explorer but a free/public domain Internet browser?
PS: We’ve made a slight change to the blog, did anyone notice?