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Wild Wild Web – Berners-Lee and Poli-Ad Regulation

It’s interesting how opinions can be shaped from a simple title and a seemingly well-meaning article. The Guardian ran a headline yesterday saying Tim Berners-Lee calls for tighter regulation of online political advertising. The article was carefully framed so as … Continue reading

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Shooing the Fox under the Pale Moon

In light of the recent *cough* breaking *cough* changes in Firefox, I’ve found my preferred alternative. Would you believe? – It’s Firefox! (er… Not quite.)

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The Robin Hood of Academia

Under the current economic systems, Robin Hood would be jailed for at least a decade with a $100k fine hanging over him, if not more. Of course, he was taking something tangible, not digital, and helping out a people sorely … Continue reading

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Networks of Invisible Men

This evening, I started thinking about my situation on the internet (as if I could have a situation “on” the internet; there may be plenty of chairs online, but you can’t sit on any of them). My internet adventures have … Continue reading

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Ripping 3D Models from Websites

Anyone who explores the internet long enough should already be well aware of frequent image re-posting. While for some things, this is acceptable, in other areas, it leads to the ever louder cry of “art theft” and helps keep the … Continue reading

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Getting a Slice of the Internet

It all started with wanting to host my own email server…

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Fixing My Broken Internet… With Tor?!!

As some of my friends know, I’ve had trouble with internet connection issues. For some reason, I get IP v4 internet connection and only local IP v6 connection, and that has meant I couldn’t access the internet. Of course, it … Continue reading

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Perfect Search Engine Optimization

Table of Contents To the Programmer / Web Developer To the Seeker of an SEO Company

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Blast from the Past – LEGO website in 1996

Remember the days when websites were pages of just solid, repeated backgrounds with buttons that were cheap gif images. You know – back when gif images were cool. Think back, before the days of CSS 2, back when you still … Continue reading

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