.................with apologies to Alistair Cook

Tuesday, 15 April 2008

Text on the web?

God (or whatever deity rocks your particular boat), how the Mac especially but the whole GUI thing seduces one. In the old days i.e. more than say 5 years ago, text was all we had. And the RISKS Digest reminds me how well that works when all you want still is a fire-hose of good old fashioned information rather than gloss:

Risks Digest 25.10: "Posted by RISKS List Owner on Mar 31"

(Via The RISKS Forum (risks) Mailing List.)