Category Archives: Internet

HTTPS On A Couple Sites

FYI, you can access wikipedia securely at  https://secure.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/wiki/Main_Page Also, if you navigate to https://mail.google.com/ instead of http://mail.google.com, your entire session will run securely, although with GMail, there still might be an internal frame that’s running plain old insecure http.

IGN Stoops To New Low With Annoying Ads

I instantly shuddered when I checked pc.ign.com today.  The background and most of the “content” area (btw, where is the actual content?) is flooded with some ad campaign.  Worst part is, the ads are terrible, both in fashion (awful colors) and function (what is it even advertising?).  Whatever it is, I’ll make sure to not [...]