It’s the start of a new year and much has changed. This week we moved into a new house. Our move has been an eight month and four state ordeal but I am hoping we will be here for some time. I am tired of moving and our frequent moves are confusing our self-appointed digital … Continue reading My Final Facebook Fuckoff
Everybody Abandon Facebook Day
Yesterday was the first ever Everybody Draw Mohammed Day. My favorite Everybody Draw Mohammed cartoon is shown below. Da Glory-ass Koran For the troglodytes among us Everybody Draw Mohammed Day was a sarcastic reaction to years of bullying, death threats and fatwas issued against cartoonists for the horrible crime of drawing caricatures of Mohammed. The … Continue reading Everybody Abandon Facebook Day
What’s In it for Facebook?
Facebook is huge: they brag about a user count well north of one hundred million. If only 0.5% of their users are active that's 500,000 concurrent users. That is a large number. How many expensive servers does it take to support such a load? How much does Facebook shell out for bandwidth? What does it … Continue reading What’s In it for Facebook?