Category: Rant

Bitrot

So from hardware failure back to software failure. Bitrot is defined in The Jargon File as bit·rot Pronunciation: /bɪt rɒt/ Noun [common] Also bit decay. Hypothetical disease the
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Usability

So computer interfaces have been getting easier and easier to use, as we move from command-line interfaces to WIMP, to one-application-at-a-time-as-long-as-it’s-represented-as-a-big-coloured-square. This is all part of a long-running
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Spammity Spam

Warning: may contain raunch. Part One So OK, I haven’t been back on the blog train for a few years so this is probably old hat for everyone
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Let’s verb the noun

Way back when the internet was young and exciting, everyone wanted to be the new altavista or geocities or whatever. Unfortunately, these companies have multiple syllables in their
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