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January 29, 2008 11:48 a.m.
It's been around forever (in Internet years), but I am continually surprised at the number of people that are not yet aware of the Way Back Machine.
The Way Back Machine is a searchable archive of all Web pages from 1996 to today. Want to see what your company Web site looked like in 1996? The Way Back Machine will show you. Currently the archive contains 85 billion Web pages totalling more than 2 petabytes of data (2 million gigabytes).
But the Way Back Machine is only part of the story.
The Way Back Machine is provided by the ...
Updated 07/14/10 @ 11:48AM CDT by brian
Categories: Cool Web Stuff
January 02, 2008 11:49 a.m.
I am not one for involvement, especially as it relates to government. Any time I’ve tried to dip my toe into the water of civic involvement, I am immediately disenfranchised by painfully slow decision-making and loud, slightly odd, fringe zealots.
Last year I moved to a new town. As I familiarized myself with the new surroundings, I came across a call for volunteers to join an Ad Hoc Technology Committee. The “Ad Hoc” part of it appealed to me, in that it had a shelf life. One of the topics was discussion of a new website. Given my profession ...
Updated 07/14/10 @ 11:49AM CDT by brian