Tuesday, March 31, 2009
And always remember that the entry for The Earth, written by Ford Prefect, was "Mostly harmless". Worth remembering!
Monday, March 30, 2009
Tuesday, March 24, 2009
It was from this over the following year and a bit that he developed and built the protocols we use everyday (I'm sure he probably had help though) - HTTP, HTML, WorldWideWeb (the first web browser), CERN httpd (the first server software), and the first web server (http://info.cern.ch).
All of which we should all be very thankful as it has not only allowed the most unprecedented era of human communication and interconnectivity, but built new industries, jobs, services and seen some fantastic new ideas brought to fruition (I think they're fantastic anyway) that generally make many things in life easier. So what's next ...
Wednesday, March 11, 2009
This evening we're in an interesting social media experiment. We're testing the power of social media to spread a "buy now" message to support a great cause. Tide is selling retro tee-shirts to support Loads of Hope. Check out the video below for more about this great cause, and support them by going to Tide3.com and buying a shirt—two shirts gets free shipping.