A Serf on Google’s Farm

20 days ago

nelson : A Serf on Google’s Farm - Details of just how much market power Google has


27 days ago

nelson : Kiwix - Offline Wikipedia. Free iOS app.

Wave gigabit Internet

2 month ago

nelson : Wave gigabit Internet - A second option for fast fiber ISP in the Bay Area

Build a Better Monster

5 month ago

nelson : Build a Better Monster - Maciej on Internet technology, politics, privacy. Very thoughtful

Networking Zine

8 month ago

nelson : Networking Zine - Basics of how the Internet works in zine form

State of BGP

8 month ago

nelson : State of BGP - A New Year's reflection on Internet routing

About Snopes

9 month ago

nelson : About Snopes - Some detail about the people behind the fact-checking website


9 month ago

nelson : freegeoip.net - Free service to locate IP addresses

Rise and Fall of ARPANET

9 month ago

nelson : Rise and Fall of ARPANET - Article about the animated GIF of the growth of the early internet

Internet growth 1969-1989

9 month ago

nelson : Internet growth 1969-1989 - Animated GIF

BBS history

11 month ago

nelson : BBS history - Nice overview of early social media

Offline Movie Reviews

12 month ago

nelson : Offline Movie Reviews - A project demonstration data scraping and mobile access without Internet

Internet Trolls and election

12 month ago

nelson : Internet Trolls and election - More details on 4chan trolling, pepe

Adblock Plus sells ads

12 month ago

nelson : Adblock Plus sells ads - Completely sleazy evolution; stealing revenue from publishers

WeChat’s world

14 month ago

nelson : WeChat’s world - overview of a very popular social / payment app in China

Ubiquiti Amplifi

14 month ago

nelson : Ubiquiti Amplifi - A new home wifi network system that implements mesh networking

DNS Privacy

16 month ago

nelson : DNS Privacy - Speculation on privacy-preserving DNS systems

The Green Papers

17 month ago

nelson : The Green Papers - Political wonk site, old school web

BGP in 2015

20 month ago

nelson : BGP in 2015 - Excellent data on a core Internet protocol


21 month ago

nelson : Chanterculture - A reactionary counterculture on the Internet, connections to Trump's popularity

Worthless startup stock

21 month ago

nelson : Worthless startup stock - Downrounds and low acquisition prices make for screwed employees

Riot Direct results

21 month ago

nelson : Riot Direct results - League of Legends doing its own Internet peering, results of latency

The Trace on Sandy Hook hoaxers

22 month ago

Andy Baio : The Trace on Sandy Hook hoaxers - inside the hateful world of mass shooting conspiracy theorists

nelson : Sandy Hook hoaxers - A harmful delusion

Internet security history

22 month ago

nelson : Internet security history - From May, long detailed article

Rural gigabit fiber

23 month ago

nelson : Rural gigabit fiber - Just south of me. Expensive, but will be amazing for those houses