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Wednesday, December 17, 2003

 
BitTorrent and RSS Create Disruptive Revolution - an interesting perspective. RSS is cool, but because it is pull (clients poll for updates periodically) it may not be good for things like large media files. BitTorrent is good for big media files - it spreads the bandwidth requirements out so that the creator of the content doesn't have to supply the bandwidth for ALL the clients. So the combination of the two could be very cool. Read the article.

Tuesday, December 16, 2003

 
Linux Professional Institute certification 101 (release 2) exam prep, Part 1 - I need to learn Linux better, so here is a free set of tutorials from IBM that might help me out.