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del.icio.us bookmarks and internet stuff

This past week I finally got around to organizing yet another part of my life.  This time it was my internet bookmarks;  not the browser bookmarks as I had done that previously but more specifically the once I had on del.icio.us.  I noticed in December that his site was often down and remains so!  This […]

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The Internet

I had my first website in 1997. It was composed using Microsoft World and simply hitting the “translate to html” button. I used free hosts like Geocities, Angelfire and Lycos. Back then it was kind of a badge of honor as most people were not yet online and most people didn’t know what URLs were nor HTTP.

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Does the internet make us smart, stupid or just more informed?

As I am most knowledgeable from a linguistic perspective, I would argue that it makes us neither cocky nor stupid but rather more informed.

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Internet Addict

For the first time in my life, I feel as though I am truly addicted to something.  Yet, I’m a bit confused on the nature of this addiction and thus feel the need to write in the hopes of getting it sorted out. This monster is always on, always there continually calling me to it. […]

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A Brief History of My Experience with Computers and the Internet

I find it hard to believe that it has been 13 years already since the internet became mainstream. However, in those thirteen years I have only come across a few applications that I have found extremely useful.  First a brief history. I first started using a computer around age 13 on an Apple 2C to […]