Thursday Mar 26, 2009

Internet Archive

Want to see how your favourite websites appeared in the past? Thanks to Internet Archive, it's now possible to travel back in time, all the way to the Year 1996, and take a look at how a website looked at a particular point in time. Well, I went to the Internet Archive, keyed in "www.sun.com" in the 'Wayback Machine' search box, selected the date October 20 2006 and got to see this. It's fun; it's informative.

And guess what, this massive amount of data (talk about billions of pages and growing) is hosted in a Sun MD and employs Sun OpenStorage. Read more about the 'Internet In a Box' here.

Thursday Aug 28, 2008

Without Java, You Can't Get to All Parts of Internet

It's the UK Watchdog who says what's on my title, resulting in an ad ban of the iPhone in UK. What has iPhone got to do with Java? Well, nothing. That's precisely why Apple's claim of "You never know which part of the internet you'll need ... which is why all the parts of the internet are on the iPhone," in an advertisement was found to be misleading, for Java, that powers quite a number of websites, is missing in iPhone! Want to hear more about it from press? Read this
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