In case you happen to be looking for web hosting or cloud hosting solutions at this very moment, I want to take some time to address an issue which continually annoys me and, in all likelihood, will annoy you. That issue, how web hosting, cloud hosting, VPS/VDS and dedicated web hosting is marketed.
While a fair amount of web hosting marketing is straight forward, a good amount of it is designed to confuse and mislead.
Here are some examples.
This will be a quick post about the changing times and how, with the purchase of a large-scale media company, the death of free speech is ever nearing.
Feeling overwhelmed by all the reading you must do? Struggling to condense all the messages you must write? Maybe writing is the growing problem?
Long ago, Traenk read about new attacks, attacks modeled after biological attacks. Those were viruses; what new comes?
Two Grandfather clocks--what can you do with those? How high-tech are those?
A few months back I wrote a post titled "Why Open Source Matters: Musings from OSCON 2014". The post covered five reasons why Open Source matters. Those reasons were/are:
While those reasons still ring true, I want to use this space to center in on another topic speaking to why Open Source and OSS matters more than ever: project management and time constraints.
The Deep Web. The Deepnet. The Invisible Web. The Hidden Web.
Maybe you have heard of the Deep Web. Maybe you even know how to access the Deep Web.
Chances are though, you've never heard of the Deep Web and you have no idea how to access it. The Deep Web sounds mysterious, elusive and somewhat dangerous. By all accounts, it is all these things.
So, what is the deep web? How does the deep web work? How do you access it?
In this installment of "How the Internet Works", we tackle the mysterious Deepnet.
How do you evaluate the many new mobile device choices?
My family and I had a meal in Pigeon Forge, in an old mill building that's quite old, in an area settled in 1830. Walking in with a MacBook Pro certainly seemed odd to some, but no one noticed my phone offering tethering rights. And so it was that I posted a blog in a building that dated back 160 or more years ago.