Archive: October 31st, 2014

Peeling and eating shrimp.

Peeling and eating shrimp.

Silhouette

Silhouette

Clouds, reflected.

Clouds, reflected.

Dune

Dune

99 Cent: A Look at the Widespread Confusion Over a Photo Gursky DIDN’T Shoot

A fascinating tale of mistaken identity with one of Lyza’s photos.

Hitler reacts to the HTML5 URL normative reference controversy

This is hilarious …for about two dozen people.

For everyone else, it’s as opaque as the rest of the standardisation process.

Sea oats

Sea oats

Standing in the surf.

Standing in the surf.

Silver light

Silver light

How URL started as UDI — a brief conversation with @timberners_lee @W3C #TPAC - Tantek

Tantek shares a fascinating history lesson from Tim Berners-Lee on how the IETF had him change his original nomenclature of UDI—Universal Document Identifier—to what we now use today: URL—Uniform Resource Locator.