Blog (tagged #Random)
More Random Things
I get it, I've been somewhat neglectful of my own site whilst working on others, so here goes a selection of some of the recent random stuff I've come accrss.
Measured in human terms, the Internet - like the mouse - is approaching middle age. The Web is barely a teenager but, depending on exactly where you start counting from, the Net is nearer forty already. And it's a big machine now, consuming 5 per cent of the world's electricity so that we can send 2 million e-mails per second and click 100 billion times per day on some of its 55 trillion links.
Don't Shout At Your Computer
I got pointed in the direction of this whilst listening to Security Now. This is one of those things that when I heard it I thought "That's random" but as I thought about it more I thought "That actually makes sense".