Month: March 2008

Bugs

Well, if I, Cringley is to be believed, the history of the naming of the computer bug is… a myth. … I learned something new this week about something old — the origin of the term “bug,” referring to a problem with computer hardware or software. The story I originally heard directly from the late […]

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How not to design a website.

expedia.com. One of the world’s most popular travel websites. I asked “….but i couldn’t see a way to specify a manual car and see the rates….” The answer is, I think, “don’t ask us”. Seriously. At least that’s what the customer service reply seems to indicate (my bold). It’s either that or a really, really […]

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