Archive for July, 2004


Apple ][ Emulator

Via Simon St. Laurent, I’ve started playing with an Apple ][ emulator, Virtual ][. Ah, for the good old days. There’s a whole host of Apple ][ emulators, as it turns out. I think I just figured out what I’m doing this weekend. :)


“Internet Explorer Is Too Dangerous to Keep Using”

Believe it or not, I generally try not to feed the FUD too much, but Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols’s recent measured rant about why to stop using IE is too good to pass up.

Why? Because Internet Explorer, like Outlook, has finally become, to my mind, a permanent security hole that masquerades as a useful application.

The recent IE/IIS exploit really is a bit over the top.