Category «web»

The Internet, social media, and me.

I have had three distinct relationships with the Internet. I started using it back in the early 90s. The World Wide Web had not come into existence yet, everything was text based. I mostly trawled music and photography listservers for information. When I got my own computer in the late 90s, there were actual webpages! …

WordPress

So, that whole website overhaul thing, how did that work out Isaac? Sigh…   In case you don’t remember, I had a nerd rage moment and decided that i no longer wanted to deal with using a web authoring program, didn’t want to deal with web hosting, didn’t want to change the way I post …

How much would you pay for Facebook? (app.net)

We all know that Facebook is free. I mean, it is free, right? On the other hand, we all also have that kind of unsettling feeling that they are doing something with our online identities. Facebook is what made the question, “Why are they showing me this ad?” a common one. We never thought about …