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# 220307 4-Aug-2017 19:17
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Hello Geeks,

 

Finally, I've decided to introduce myself. I gonna do that in a Q/A format. Feel free to submit your own questions.

 

1 - How did you find Geekzone?
I was looking for geek stuff and... Voilà!

 

2 - Why 'kickintheeye'?
Glad you asked that. I love The Smiths. My nickname came from 'Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now.'
"In my life
Why do I smile
At people who I'd much rather kick in the eye?"

 

3 - What is your superpower?
I have the superpower to create unsuccessful Geekzone topics [laughs].

 

4 - What was the last geek thing you did for yourself?
My last personal geek project was a Linux NAS server with OpenMediaVault. It works as my file server and media player running a Plex Server.

 

5 - What will you contribute to our geek community?
Sometimes I start a post, then a few seconds later I give up. I would say my humble contribution is related to the new design of the Geekzone Badges. I'm not sure if anyone cares or notice them, but I always have fun working on that project. There are quite a few. It will be a while before I'm done with that.

 

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6 - Where our stalkers can find you?
I live in Christchurch. Let's grab a cuppa sometime. No needs to stalk me [laughs].


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  # 1839317 4-Aug-2017 19:17
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  # 1839325 4-Aug-2017 19:20
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Welcome!

 

 


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  # 1839342 4-Aug-2017 19:55
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Hi!

Nice intro, I really enjoyed your humour and the effort you took into creating it 👍

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  # 1839395 4-Aug-2017 23:27
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Welcome to the community. I liked the thoughtful intro.

 

Don't stop midway through a posting. Complete & contribute. We need active members.

 

Cheers.





Please keep this GZ community vibrant by contributing in a constructive & respectful manner.


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  # 1839411 5-Aug-2017 07:57
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Welcome


 
 
 
 


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  # 1839456 5-Aug-2017 09:53
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 Now that's what I call an entrance.

 

 





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  # 1839815 6-Aug-2017 12:04
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Thanks everyone for the warm welcome.


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