Marketplace

It’s been said that the Internet is a marketplace of ideas. I’ve always thought that made for great ad copy. But I think I understand now. It is a place where everybody is trying to sell their ideas…but nobody’s buying. All custom memetic concepts up to 50% off this week only. Come in and SAVE!

Any Friend of My Friend Is a Stranger

Facebook friend recommendations of strangers by mutual friends count: 1: friend of that guy who befriends a lot of pretty girls 2-5: 2nd-order association of my gang; doesn’t hang out at the cafe when I do 6-12: goes to Burning Man/Burning Flipside 13-18: really popular at Burning Man and is an artist or performer or …

Winlink 2000 – Email on the Wind

Since I have my ham rig already set up for soundcard modes, I decided to give WinLink 2000 a try. WL2K is an email-over-the-air transport system that can take advantage of many modulation modes and frequencies, and allows a remote station with no Internet access to send and receive email messages complete with attachments. It’s …