The evolution of the web The web today is a growing universe of interlinked web pages and web apps, teeming with videos, photos, and interactive content. What the average user doesn't see is the interplay of web technologies and browsers that makes all this possible.
Welcome to the age of the splinternet - tech - 20 July 2011 - New Scientist | Article detailing security and other problems cause by the control of the internet by a few large ecosystems such as Google, Apple, and Amazon....
Pictures and Documents found after the April 27, 2011 Tornadoes | Here is an excellent example of putting Web 2.0 to good use. The site show various family photos etc found in debris from the tornados...
Getting Started at Amazon MP3: Shop 15 million songs, play your music from the cloud on any Android device, PC, or Mac with Amazon Cloud Drive and Amazon Cloud Player. | Looks interesting....
rc3.org - Why the Internet hasn’t grown the economy.
The internet is an essential component of daily living. A useful tool, source of information but there are pitfalls. Learn more about that here: Internet Addiction Guide.
One of my favorite tools on the web Instapaper: Save interesting web pages for reading later
Google eBookstore | New service from Google ! Buy books, store them on the web and read on any PC or tablet....
Tikkun Daily Blog » Blog Archive » Guest Post: “Making the Internet Moral,” By Chris Stedman.
On Video Game Addiction | The Blackbird Press - I don't do video games but I would tend to agree based on my own ongoing experiences in the black hole of cyberspace surfing the web and lurking in chat room.... BBC NEWS | Technology | S Korean dies after games session BBC NEWS | Technology … Continue reading beware….
Jottit I discovered and interesting site with a lot of potential; not a lot of bells and whistles but is good for making a minimalist site with lots of text... dionysius: Home
Live365 Internet Radio - Thousands of Free Online Radio Stations. Just found this one. I shall check it out further when I get home...
http://12n.elog.com/ - I found something new on the web (new to me anyway). It's a sort of rudimentary blogging or web publishing system. You post to it via email. You can also post to twitter with it and then post the link to the tweet on your page as a sort of "permalink" Not sure … Continue reading http://12n.elog.com/ – I found something …
elog.com - Create and update your own web page just by sending an email.
Google to test ultra high-speed broadband network - Feb. 10, 2010 - I hope Google puts Verizon and some of those other ones to shame !
Facebook, MySpace Divide Along Social Lines : NPR - I have both but I do much prefer facebook over mySpace. There is way too much sleaze on mySpace and cluttered pages. I would prefer Twiiter over them both but no one I know uses Twitter; most are facebook. Management at my office recently blocked facebook, … Continue reading facebook vs myspace…..
The Daily Gamecock - Facebook Addiction Serious Problem - facebook and the internet in general can very easily monopolize one's attention as well as be very time consuming. I know that I sometimes spend way too much surfing the web and bookmarking articles. I bookmark way more items than I could possibly read. I'm not … Continue reading web junkies….
I see Yahoo is closing Geocities ! I made a page on there way back when but now I don't have a clue how to get to it. I can see their not allowing new registrations but they should keep it up for historical purposes. Yahoo in general seems to be a has been; my … Continue reading sunday morning….
I went walking at lunchtime; it is much colder than it was yesterday or Sunday ! Work is kind of dragging today, not that I'm not busy but its is sort of a doldrums day. While I eat at my desk I'm looking around the web. Being the cyber-junkie that I am I signed up … Continue reading tuesday midday…..
First full day back to work; still a bit discombobulated from all the traveling etc. So far it's been a fairly easy day which is certainly appropriate for a first day back. I resumed my fitness regime; so far I've walked twice today and have refrained from poor eating behaviors (except for the moose much). … Continue reading monday at work….