Internet security history

6 days ago

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

Rural gigabit fiber

30 days ago

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

Russian subs vs. cables

1 month ago

nelson : Russian subs vs. cables - Weird failure of imagination in this article; only risk cited is "cutting the cable". How about tapping?

Transport protocols

1 month ago

nelson : Transport protocols - Nice overview of UDP and TCP (and QUIC)

Privacy icons

2 month ago

nelson : Privacy icons - Ideas on something like Creative Commons, but for privacy attestations

Maciej on ads and privacy

2 month ago

nelson : Maciej on ads and privacy - Phenomenal talk slides about the modern state of privacy on the Internet

Google's network design

3 month ago

nelson : Google's network design - Details of datacenter networking technology

.io TLD history

4 month ago

nelson : .io TLD history - A sad story of imperialism. Attn @migurski

Internet vs trolls

5 month ago

nelson : Internet vs trolls - Ellen Pao on the recent harassment she experienced

Pawn Storm

5 month ago

nelson : Pawn Storm - Observed pro-Russian hacker activity on the Internet

40 Internet maps

5 month ago

nelson : 40 Internet maps - Some history

Leap second routing fallout

5 month ago

nelson : Leap second routing fallout - Details on the leap second related router mess; 2000 networks briefly offline

Fiber optic sabotage

5 month ago

nelson : Fiber optic sabotage - 10 separate incidents of cables being cut in the Bay Area in the last year

IPv6 update

6 month ago

nelson : IPv6 update - World's slowest network upgrade

Reddit drama

6 month ago

nelson : Reddit drama - Bad people of Reddit being awful

Verizon security idiocy

7 month ago

nelson : Verizon security idiocy - Their webapp trusts your browser's claim of what its IP address is

Spiral Internet now a CA utility

7 month ago

nelson : Spiral Internet now a CA utility - Small Nevada County ISP has a plan to bring fiber to the home in rural California

HTTP/2 for geeks

7 month ago

nelson : HTTP/2 for geeks - Readable slides quickly explaining the state of HTTP/2

1957 Navy teletype network

7 month ago

nelson : 1957 Navy teletype network - Schematic map

.SUCKS shakedown

8 month ago

nelson : .SUCKS shakedown - New TLD seems to exist solely for extortion

IPv4 address market

8 month ago

nelson : IPv4 address market - Romanians selling 32 bit numbers for $10/addresses

DDoS visualization

8 month ago

nelson : DDoS visualization - Global statistics; the attack types graph is particularly interesting

Chinese Mobile App UI Trends

8 month ago

nelson : Chinese Mobile App UI Trends - Invaluably detailed info for how Chinese mobile apps differ from US

Reddit's moderation problem

9 month ago

nelson : Reddit's moderation problem - Great article about the troublesome but productive community

mathowie leaving metafilter

9 month ago

nelson : mathowie leaving metafilter - The founder and operator of my favorite online community is moving on

Andy Baio : Matt Haughey retires from Metafilter - 16 years is a long time, and he's handling the transition in the best way possible