Category Archives: internet

Joost Beta 1.0 Debuts

joost_front.jpgUntil late last week, if you wanted to use the potentially cable-TV-replacing video streaming service Joost, you had to have friends. But now anybody can watch Joost online from dusk until the dawn and beyond, because Beta 1.0 of the P2P (peer-to-peer) video service just hit the streets. The good news? The company’s just about gotten it right after umpteen betas, and it’s looking good. However, it remains to be seen whether Joost techies have figured out how to scale the network without crashing it.

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A Website Reborn: The Director’s Cut

(Warning: Non-techies just skip this blog entry altogether.)

image001.jpgHere is version, oh let’s say… 2.1, of my website. Basically I’ve moved from hosting my website on .mac (Apple’s servers) to running it on a shared server at HostMonster. Besides going from 10 gigabytes disk storage to 300 gigs, this gives me much more control server side like, perl, PHP, mySQL, Linux Shell Access, CRON jobs and more. Continue reading A Website Reborn: The Director’s Cut

New Family Photo Blog


You may have noticed you don’t see many (if any) photographs of Eva & Anthony’s kids, or any other children on this site. That was done intentionally. Now I’m setting up a new site/blog that can be a repository for the photo’s of children in our extended family and any other pictures we only want to share within our closed group.
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