Happy Birthday WWW, and Thank you TIM!

According to this morning’s Google Doodle, today is the 30th anniversary of the World Wide Web.On this day thirty years ago – March 12, 1989 – Tim Berners-Lee turned on his first web server at the CERN labs in Switzerland.  In doing so he changed the world.Tim had a few thoughts about what to call… Continue reading Happy Birthday WWW, and Thank you TIM!

Usage Based Billing

I am probably taking a very unpopular position on this issue, but as you may (or may not) know, the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) is currently holding hearings regarding Usage-Based Billing (UBB) for Internet Service Providers (ISPs).  On the Working World Blog there is a piece about it that I read with interest.… Continue reading Usage Based Billing