Gaining an hour, losing an hour …

October 29th, 2006

Depending on whether you reside in the northern or southern hemisphere you will probably have woken up to find that you have either gained an hour or lost an hour.  Yes, that's right, it's yet another [tag]Daylight Saving Time[/tag] transition.

While your PC's clock will have this covered for you automatically (Windows and as far as I know most Linux distros know when the clocks go forward and backwards), remember that most of the other time-keeping instruments around you won't have changed - so it's time to manually adjust your watches and clocks!

Here is a complete list of Daylight Saving Time transitions for 2006, courtesy of

For those of you want want to know a little more, here's more about Daylight Saving Time and here are the transitions for 2007:

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