Tag archives for internet

  1. Chrome needs polishing

    I have been making my living doing “Internetty” things for at least the past decade. Browsers are an integral part of the internet experience, and a critical tool for any web developer. I suspect most folks simply use the default browser on their operating system (Safari on Macs, Internet Explorer on Windows) and don’t give…

  2. I am currently listening to music that streams from the headless Linux server in my home, over the interwebs, onto the cellular network, through my phone, and into my iPad via WiFi.

    Amazing.

  3. We’ve heard that a million monkeys at a million keyboards could produce the complete works of Shakespeare; now, thanks to the Internet, we know that is not true.

    Robert Wilensky

  4. Holy [%s] that’s funny.

    I encountered this error when visiting JPMorgan Chase & Co. Bank’s  site today: 500: Server Error [%s] You know a web site is broken when it encounters an error trying to deliver an error message. It doesn’t give me much confidence that I trust these folks with my  money.

  5. Internet on the train…

    Why is the internet connectionon the teain so spotty? I want to play Words With Friends, but things are way too slow. Some nights it’s super fast, but today the turtles are in charge and I am writing this instead. Of course it won’t post from the train and will be queued for later posting.…