Australia

Photo: Denisbin, Echuca (Some rights reserved) Australia is an island continent and country. Neighboring countries are Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and East Timor to the north; the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu to the north-east; and Aotearoa New Zealand to the south-east. Australia’s capital is Canberra, and its largest urban area is Sydney. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/Ej3YWDVwaPfjHvBg6 Happening Now: …

Internet Links

Photo: Pies (Some rights reserved) What would insiders like others understand about the internet? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesThe Internet Is Rotting – AtlanticWhen the Web Was WeirdWhy there’s so little left of the early internetDecentralisation: the next big step for the world wide web Inrupthttps://inrupt.com – https://twitter.com/inruptUser data startup co-founded …

Internet

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Wikipedia: The Internet is the global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP) to link devices worldwide. Also see: Artisinal Internet, Cyberspace HeadlinesThe Soothing Promise of Our Own Artisanal Internet – WIREDI Cut the ‘Big Five’ Tech Giants From My Life. It Was HellThe Internet …

URL

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) URL = the address of a World Wide Web page Google Search: User-declared canonicalhttps://support.google.com/webmasters/answer/139066 Why is a URL not redirecting?https://redirection.me/support/problems/url-not-redirecting Stray observations Please click this URL to join. Planeta.com

Wayback Machine

Lingo Cards The Web is fragile, and littered with broken links, but there is a solution. The Wayback Machine is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form. Other projects include Open Library and archive-it.org. Key Linksarchive.org/webTerms of [email protected]@[email protected] Machine Availability API – Build your own tools.WordPress Broken …

Net Neutrality

Lingo Cards (Some rights reserved) Wikipedia: Net neutrality = the principle that Internet service providers and governments should treat all data on the Internet equally, not discriminating or charging deferentially by user, content, site, platform, application, type of attached equipment and modes of communication. Hashtag: #NetNeutrality HeadlinesBiden’s plan to make your internet cheaper and better is …

Internet of Things (IoT)

Lingo cards The Internet of things (IoT) is the network of physical devices, vehicles, home appliances, and other items embedded with electronics, software, sensors, actuators, and network connectivity which enable these objects to connect and exchange data. – Wikipedia HeadlinesSmart Tags Add Touch Controls to Ordinary ObjectsA Future Where Everything Becomes a Computer Is as …

Mozilla

Logo Key Linksmozilla.orgparticipationMozilla ManifestoPrivacy not included guideWeekly UpdatesYouTube Festivalmozillafestival.org Alternatives to Digital Ads – March 16, 2021 EventsWhistler2019 Embedded Tweets BingoAccessibility – Browser – Interface – Internet – Performance – Protection Features Planeta.com