13 July 2000

I saw the xmen movie on thursday (it was released a day
here, compared to the us). It was pretty good,
and the ending looked like they are expecting a sequel or

I finally got round to ordering the my laptop, so it
should be in on monday. It is a Compaq Armarda M300 (with
the 1024×768 screen). With the introduction of the GST,
computer hardware suddenly dropped by about 10% (and
software went up 10%). It is annoying that the wholesale
prices on most hardware are about the same as US street
prices though.