Internet

The internet? Tech-Savvy?

“There are known knowns; there are things we know we know. We also know there are known unknowns; that is to say we know there are some things we do not know. But there are also unknown unknowns – the ones we don’t know we don’t know.” — Former United States Secretary of Defense Donald […]

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Spam, spam, and spam!

This Monty python routine is the basis of the name spam, you will get it, even if you didn’t want to! In the old internet, we didn’t really care about spam bots trying to find our email addresses, for example: I participated in mailing lists, these mailing lists have online archives that include the addresses […]

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Podcasts I listen to

photo credit: Mustafa Khayat I listen to a lot of podcasts on the Blackberry using PodTrapper. Here’s a list of the podcasts I listen to, linked directly to their RSS feeds. Some of these may be old and not have any recent updates. Linux/FOSS Linux Outlaws Security Now! Linux News Log (mp3) FLOSS Weekly Full […]

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Why I retweet

What I retweet doesn’t always represent my opinions, but sometimes I read a tweet and feel like retweeting it. I retweet for many reasons: Things I agree with: This is interesting. Things I disagree with: See what this person said! Things I think my followers may be interested in reading. Sometimes I like to use […]

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Blog? Tweet? Other? Why?

I started this blog a long time ago, but I don’t really write here that much. Then came twitter. Microblogging seems to be something good, and there is no commitment there to write anything that has a meaning (I liked to follow twelvetwo, his tweets are useless, but entertaining. He tweets every few hours with […]

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