It was a great musical weekend here - the 2018 and 2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame shows were broadcast on HBO - and we were fixated. So many great names, so many great songs, so many great memories. We enjoyed both shows and found the 2018 induction show particularly relevant with Sister Rosetta … Continue reading Ranking everyone
Never say you know everything in your online world because things change. New things happen. What you thought you knew is history... I've been poking around with the Brave browser. I'd suggest that it's worth a click on your part to go and take a look at the claims made with respect to your privacy … Continue reading Search anew
I remember talking with a guy in IT once. I asked him what he did. His response - "I ping routers". It was a simple answer but it was a particularly important job. In a network with many routers to get the data to its ultimate destination, it's important that you know when a router … Continue reading When URLs go bad
I have to give a big shout out to Helen DeWaard for tagging me in a Twitter message this morning. Worth a look @Stephen_Hurley @dougpete @brendasherry @avanbarn @eCampusOntario -extend and expand this topic! https://t.co/05xfnDUJLl — Helen DeWaard (@hj_dewaard) April 2, 2018 The message contained a link to a blog post "RESOURCES – ON AUTOMATED SYSTEMS … Continue reading Where do you search?
This link came through on my learning feed yesterday. 11 Great Kids Safe Search Engines Clicking through reveals a collection of search engines, some supported by advertising - some not, that the authors recommend for "safe searching" by kids. On the surface, this appears to be a good idea. As we all know, everything or … Continue reading Kid Safe Search Engines
Well, you can decide. It's the season for that guy with the white beard. You see him in the malls and kids are asking him questions all over the place. Well, this isn't about that guy with the white beard. It's about this guy. At AnswerthePublic, he's there to help and inspire you with your searches. … Continue reading Cool? Or creepy?
Sometimes, you just fall into a new discovery. Such was what happened to me over the weekend. I upgraded my copy of the Vivaldi Browser, taking it to version 1.9. If you haven't taken a look at Vivaldi, and you're in search of a browser that does it all, it's certainly worth the download to … Continue reading Stumbling into a search engine