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25 Years Since the First Web Site

Today I was reading and thinking about all of the different ways that various governments around the world are trying to somehow control and regulate content on the web. 644 kata lagi

The Industry

AOL Confirms Layoffs As Verizon Looks To Cut Overlap

AOL has laid off about 100 employees as it integrates with its new corporate parent, Verizon, TechCrunch reported on Tuesday.

The latest round of layoffs was not completely unexpected. 322 kata lagi


Rural reality… broadband

When I lived in the city with 40Mb cable broadband I used to wonder what all the fuss was about when programmes cropped up from time to time moaning about the… 268 kata lagi

Paul Rainger

Hello to the world! Again.

During the last 14 years I was online every time when that was possible, but as is normal, my internet habits have changed so many times. 256 kata lagi


The All-Digital Future is Leaving People Behind

Listening to some voices in the tech industry, you’d think going fully-digital was the best thing to happen to multimedia.

Yet for many, it’s a nightmare. 364 kata lagi


A Profound Thought from an Ordinary Mind

One of the greatest inventions of my lifetime is the frost-free refrigerator.

My children will never know the agony of working for an entire day to melt and chip the rock hard accumulation of ice in the freezer compartment of a refrigerator.

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Taking Stock

One of life’s greatest luxuries is getting set up with a mountain of weekend papers, a pot of tea and a couple of hours all to oneself. 708 kata lagi