Here’s some fun factoids about the Interwebz—That’s the complete list of the web domains using xeonhosting dot net for a nameserver as of 21:30 UTC yesterday. I’ll leave it to the Gentle Reader to note anything else these domains might have in common.
Meanwhile, we’re at T-minus 16 days and counting in the Hoge v. Kimberlin, et al. lawsuit.
PowerPoint makes us stupid.
—Gen. James “Mad Dog” Mattis
ANNOUNCER: From Westminster, it’s time for—
SOUND: Skype rings once. Receiver picked up.
JOHNNY: Johnny Atsign.
ZOMBIE: (Telephone Filter) Hey, Johnny. It’s Pete Candler.
JOHNNY: What’s up, Pete?
ZOMBIE: (Telephone Filter) I’m having a bit of a computer problem that I think you might be able to help me with.
JOHNNY: Well, I’m not much of an IT guy …
ZOMBIE: It’s not strictly a technical problem, and you may know where to find a solution.
MUSIC: Theme up and under.
ANNOUNCER: The Lickspittle Broadcasting System presents W. J. J. Hoge in the transcribed adventures of the man with the action-packed Twitter account, America’s fabulous free-lance Internet investigator …
JOHNNY: Yours Truly, Johnny Atsign!
MUSIC: Theme up to music out. Continue reading
Fox News has uncovered a 2010 video in which Hillary Clinton lectures State Department employees on cybersecurity.
There’s a new OS update for my Apple II.
I received an email from Stephen Michael Kellat, a regular reader/commenter, who has been working as a civil servant and who wants to restart his career in the private sector. He’s seeking help raising the funds to set up an office and for equipment. You can read about it here. That post contains a link to his crowd funding account at IndieGoGo. I clicked on that link and made a donation.