Archive For September, 2011

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Stop, Think, and Tie Your Shoes Right

I was sent a link to a past TED talk about how to tie your shoes. It is worth watching, and from the discussions I have seen on Facebook around the video, it seems that most people do it the "wrong" way.  I have actually started to try to do it the "right" way, and the result is real improvement.  Tying…

Surfing the Web with Netscape 4

While looking into our old SPARC server targets for our new SPARC legacy offering, I  opened up a Simics demo checkpoint that we have had around for a long time (at least eight years). This demo is an UltraSPARC II running Solaris 9, and it shows how web browsers looked around 2001.  I used real-network to connect the machine to…