September 6th, 2013
This is insane! The filters and cencors that are on-by-default and not
always easy to turn off, and mandated by the government are now
blocking privacy-protecting tools.
As Cory puts it:
Instead of teaching kids how to stay safe online, the official UK Internet safety policy requires them to be totally naked in all their online communications.
Using a secure VPN is good practice when on untrustworthy networks,
for example to stop the other guy at Starbucks from jumping into your
August 31st, 2013
Well, he goes “Bom Bom Bom… Ping” spontaneously, and I’m pretty
sure it’s this song he’s singing.
August 7th, 2013
Sarah and Duck just started in February. It’s a favourite in our
house! Simple and charming, and lots of imagination.
June 4th, 2013
Pretty easy reading to get an overview of our history.
May 29th, 2013
This is a cool service from Wikipedia. When we first moved to London I
often wondered what some buildings were, and this would have helped me
May 25th, 2013
Random Access Memories in 5 minutes, 8-bit style. Cool video too,
complete with cheesy 8-bit tie and sunglasses.
May 23rd, 2013
Interesting article. Apparently sightings of big cats in the wild have
increased dramatically in the last couple of decades. It’s almost certainly
hysteria. Like the UFO sightings in the 50s-70s. But why?
April 29th, 2013
I hope this isn’t a trend, or already a widespread problem.
April 26th, 2013
Even Tim Berners-Lee has been advocating DRM in the HTML standard!
Read about DRM and why it absolutely should not be added to HTML, and
sign the petition.