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5 Questions to Determine If You've Outgrown Your Web Hosting

Via Tony Messer | @pickaweb Web hosting is not a commodity like electricity or fuel. There are a range of reasons why you should make an informed choice for your web hosting service. Read full article Read more

America's most underutilized resource? Plain old telephone poles.

A great article by Vermont Telephone Company's CEO - Michel Guite. America has an important resource that has become unloved and overlooked: tens of millions of humble wood telephone and electric poles that took 150 years for America to install.... Read more

Grace Hopper Google Doodle

Grace Hopper has been a hero of mine ever since I took a course in COBOL back in the early 80's. "Amazing Grace" Hopper would have been 107 today, and Google pays tribute with a home-page cartoon of the young computer pioneer at work. The Doodle... Read more

Amazing Wind Map

This is a wonderful view of our world that makes the invisible visible. It is also a great example of "Non-Market Production". This is creative people just giving to the world, with out direct financial gain. I love it! The map is the work of... Read more

New way to kill IE7: Tax it

From the why-didn't-I-think-of-that department, an Australian retailer has started charging visitors to its website a surcharge for using Internet Explorer version 7. "It appears you or your system administrator has been in a coma for over five... Read more

Google: U.S. content removal requests double

One interesting, and scary, aspect of Google having a hand in more and more of the Internet is the type of big picture view it can establish when data is gleaned from all of its properties combined. The company recently released its semi-annual... Read more