Browser diversity is something web developers and designers moan about.
“Too many browsers! Too many differences! No one interprets css the same way!”
Everyone remembers the IE6 Pain, but IE was the first browser to do AJAX. Diviersity is good – that’s how evolution moves fastest. It’s also messy, but that’s evolution for you as well.
The good folks over at Wild Bee have an excellent article about how you can use your computer to help the world while you sleep. Lotsa people run SETI@home – I think it is because of the screensaver. Instead of a looking for aliens, you could help political dissidents in repressive regimes, protect anonymous whistleblowers, and even protect our intelligence agents overseas. Install TOR and volunteer your computer for global privacy.
Sometimes on the web people think that they can deliver images or music to your computer for you to look at or listen to, but somehow keep you from possessing. They can’t.
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