Category: Interwebby

The Great Facebook Disappearance

Just before noon today Facebook fell off the internet. Conspiracy theorists suggest that it has something to do with them purging shedloads of data after a 60 Minutes smack-down last night. I know that the Facebook folks aren’t the quickest

Reliving The Past

I really don’t need either of these Raspberry Pi based 6:10 scale replicas of Digital Equipment’s amazing PDP minicomputers from Obsolescence Guaranteed in Switzerland. But I want them! PDP-8 replica kit: the PiDP-8 … PDP-11 replica kit: the PiDP-11


Another day of wading through the nonsense posted by trolls on social media sites led me to look up some advice about how to deal with trolls. The article linked in this post seems to cover all of the approaches

One-armed paper-hanger

New Suit

The AlanB Blog is wearing a new suit, thanks to Google’s upcoming change to its ranking algorithm: Starting April 21, we will be expanding our use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. This change will affect mobile searches in all