Tag Archives: Internet

Free Usenet Newsgroup Access – No Strings Attached

Until now I’ve always had access to the Usenet newsgroups through my ISP. The service hasn’t been great (throttled, low retention, etc.) but good enough. My new ISP, Comcast, is very good but doesn’t offer any newsgroup access. I didn’t … Continue reading

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Windows 7 wired/wireless networking [solved]

My wife just purchased a shiny new Dell laptop with Windows 7 Professional 64-bit installed. She also bought a Dell docking station as the laptop is her main computer and her on-the-road work computer. The problem is that Window only … Continue reading

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The Internet in 1994 According to the Today Show

I came across this video and it hit home because 1994 was the year I got my first Internet connection, or was it 1993? Close enough. Does anyone remember setting up a home Internet connection in 1994? It wasn’t easy. … Continue reading

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