Internet Archive

Sending back UTM links
Big Boy
No more local Singapore-Malaysia calls, kinda in IFTTT
Sila’s gamble
Rhipe Prime Portal
Atlassian, I am disappoint
Record answers for Apple secret questions
The most 21st century paragraph ever
Valentine termination spam
Civil use of Australia's mandatory metadata
Hugo 0.18.1
BBS automotive spam
Australian ISPs to block torrent sites
More sold and closed OpenStack clouds
Getting into blogging
No more public Dropbox folders
Colleague feedback
Trip back in time: cost of encryption
Megaport newsletters
Reasons to use HTTPS
Wikipedia user groups
A complete meal newsletter unsubscription
Graduate Outcomes Survey
Sell or promote spam
Women in IT on Slashdot
A week of posts at once
Moving from del.ici.ous to Pinboard
Four rules for web form design
Goodbye, Instapaper
If it isn’t right for you right now
IT snow days
Mr Turnbull on the NBN and #CensusFail
Confluence as a family wiki
Over 9,000 and Sysadmin Day
Alternative Let’s Encrypt Clients
Boxed–up posts
How likely to recommend emails
Thunderbird 1024
Amazon's vexillology needs some work
Melbourne IT on graceful degradation
When NinjaFirewall attacks
Blocked networking between EC2 instances
MIT algorithm for page speed
Australia's failed NBN
Venture capital firm spam
Death by CloudFront
The Great GitHub Outage of 2016
Ian Potts
The Venus is in the Horsehead Nebula
CSS was a missed opportunity, part 2
Outlook Web Access
This month's unsubscribe fun: Pinterest
Turnbull’s moot startup point
Facebook like-buying #Spam
Australian privacy, NBN net neutrality, and other news
WordPress 2015 Survey
When Truncation Attacks: IT News
Cancelling PayPal subscriptions
You’re not part of the problem if you criticise FTTN
TPG’s Vodafone switch
Unsubscribing from ZDNet newsletters
My newsletter–unsubscribe score card
Just don’t use Facebook then
Wikipedia has all three homes
When will VoIP kill the telephone?
FreshPorts on GitHub
The xkcd survey
Trolls ruin all the things
Pointless Rubénerd post stats
The HTML5 be evolving, breaking
Flickr Pro doubles the size of its eel
Creative code spammers
A BitBucket easter egg
Poles and wires for the NBN
When nginx add_header don't appear
Wrike Summer
BREAKING: Terrifying police scope–creep spam!
Australia's surveillance tax is on
The @georgiecel on DuckDuckGo
Stopping around the web links
Saccharin spam
Friendfeed shutting down
Fun SEO spammers
Mr John Gruber on blogging
When spammers can’t spell their targets
Singapore has train delays, too
Back to WordPress from Jekyll
Ten friggen years of Rubénerd
My first ever geographically relevant spam
Expired and deleted domains
Ultra super secure invalid passphrases
Improving visual appearance with spam
He knows basically everything spam
The FireHOL flame haze
Not much time left for Github Pages DNS change
Hey, your tag links are blue again
Those DNS network ports
CSS3’s new box-sizing property
Infinite scrolling
Sugary job offers
Latest TPG ISP adventures
The cost of fast TV and web browsing
Featured images
Default servers in nginx
When script kiddies don’t get absolute URLs
You’re subscribed to our new mailing list!
Data retain THIS, Mr Attorney General
The Ohloh Black Duck Open Hub
Basic nginx headers
Media reporting on Dropbox security, privacy
A small list of terrible web clichés
Rubénerd for the next ten years
Remember SOAP?
Sneakernet cloud uploads
Jekyll dates
S/MIME in Mac Outlook
Windows 8 Mail and S/MIME
intl PECL extension not available
Ladar Levison, and tapping is easy right?
Getting rid of Cisco spam
This is my 77,777th tweet
One hiccup using Tumblr as a blog platform
The OpenSSL heart bleeds
Tumblr as a blogging platform
Disconnect for ALL the browsers
Ruben and Malcolm’s technology mix
Digg is back, and spamming us
The @caseyliss and pedantic critiques
Electronic inclusionism
HTML5 renders XHTML mimetypes invalid?
IMAP email followup
Finally moving to Fastmail, or another provider?
The @JamieJakov on my daily posts
Amazon wish list addresses
SoylentNews is people
Practical, private Dropbox use cases
HTML5 @georgiecel @zoomosis timestamps
HTML5 deprecates dates
Why I publish a PGP public key
My own (albeit small) internet extortion adventure
Flu-like words, late at night, to my Terminal
Downloading from multiple sources with aria2
The sound of PPPoE silence
Hidden messages in HTML email
Validating HTML 3.2 pages, like it’s 1997
Client–side blogging
Wikipedia on DuckDuckGo and Google
A public service message on Helvetica Neue Ultra Light
Amazon Cloud Drive
Five posts
Scaling images for responsive designs
Webkit font smoothing
2013 Wordle
Happy 9th Birthday, Rubénerd Weblog!
Yearly draft cleanout
Confessions of a Blogger who dislikes these posts
Aviation stuff you learn from Wikipedia
Access Virtualisation in the Kusnetzky Model
Outlook Web Access and NoScript
The Gimp on SourceForge shenanigans
CSS float away
US Congress nearly cost me an exam
So we heard you like being in ads
Goodbye GitHub Pages
When the site had a meltdown
Quora is the new Expertsexchange (cc @jlist)
UTS Student Experience Survey 2013
A tour of the Equinix SY3 data centre in Sydney
Remembering the goals of IT security
Because, that’s why
A date with my invalid RDF feed
Lessons from Jekyll and Github pages
Testing the site in IE 10
My own WordPress to Jekyll adventure
Obama’s 2009 whistleblower promise
Hello, World!
Why I’m sticking with RSS
W3C RDFa validation works, thanks @sideshowbarker
IDG Connect retro logo is retro
W3C HTML5 validator no longer accepting RDFa?
So long Mr Conroy, thanks for all the fish
SalesForce Oracle supposition soup
The real barrier to SaaS adoption
HKSAR Government statement on Edward Snowden
Twitter won’t load on #TPG in the evenings
Why we should care about a retired Twitter API
Replacing RSS author with Dublin Core’s dc:creator
If you see this tweeted, you’re luckier than me!
When wiki truncation attacks
The only networking guy around here
Go home, site value estimators
On the open nature of Cisco’s EIGRP
One does not simply network meme
What’s wrong with technical answer sites
Sorry Scoble, @Om was right on privacy
Google Keep?
The @Giz_au apoligises for calling me stupid, kinda
Goodbye Google Reader
Arigato @risuchiin
Post ID #11011
After @Giz_au says I look stupid, they delete my comment
Why CSS sucks
O’Reilly publishing: Muscle Nutshell
When @giz_au said I looked stupid
Unsubscribing from StackExchange pandas
Yay, my Twitter was breached!
Amazon, please check where your customers are
Yahoo! Mail finally gets SSL!
It’s Not Apple So It’s Okay™
Now I know how it feels to talk to me
How many comments does it take to ruin a joke?
2012 Wordle
Well hello, @yaakov_h!
Minor site tweaks of doom
Soon we can download an archive of our tweets
ISDN faster than ADSL!
I didn’t pay @CaramelJune for this one
My first Perl CGI script website nostalgia thing!
Now @Technorati can’t tell what a blog is?
Technorati re-verification
Disable some of Google’s tracking
Preemptive Amazon nostalgia
Chrome supports DNT, finally
Chrome OS: I see what you did there ZDNet
UTS site defaced with plaintext passwords
Google still silent on non-JavaScript +1
Are sites storing your passwords securely?
Want to see a cool gear animation?
People still fall for this Twitter DM spam?
More Gmailers than Hotmailers?
Stallman Schneier Stuxnet Security
Wikipedia’s latent research heaven!
Goodbye blog comments!
Hey you, read @jamiejakovBlog
Followup to my Bitcoin post
Review and pronounciation of Wuala!
I was wrong about Google Street View
Did Google Drive rip off Vplayer? Not really!
Google Drive
Facebook saved Twitter $1 billion?
Trains Ruben Taketh #adayinthelifeApril2
Goodbye Google+, I hardly used thee
CNN Mashable
Sydney in three words, maybe
FourSquare OpenStreetMap winning
Google didn’t decide to drop mobile Flash
Microsoft India stores plaintext passwords
Czech Republic suspends #ACTA
Google has merged their TOS… so?
Your car was stolen in London too?
Scared of Google? You won’t be of Microsoft!
Yo trader, what Facebook at?
Megauploads to delete user data?
That Focus on the User Google thing
Pointless post #4300 celebrations!
Nothing on Megaupload you haven’t read already
Waiter, David Aaronovitch’s SOPA piece is cold
Wikipedia’s soft #sopablackout
Blacked out [this post] for SOPA et al
What’s wrong with the world in two tweets
Probably not Google AntiTrust+
A query on post frequency from @Sebasu_tan
Google profits more from legitimate ads
[Outage] 2012.01.05
Social media New Year’s resolution things
A blast from the Twitter 2007 past!
Post A Day 2011 reflections
My 2011 posts in a Wordle
Telstra customers exposed, again?
Made it through Post A Day 2011!
The @GoDaddy to @Hover move begineth
Goodbye GoDaddy, finally
Almost no point posting this iinode entry
Changing your Singapore Mocca email
Changing my VMware email saga
If only they used Google Scholar…
A belated Alec Baldwin OMG!
NineMSN has both kinds: Country AND Western!
Telstra joins the Plaintext Password Parade
WordPress memory lane, and time to move on?
@Gowalla bought by Facebook
Voting for a non-JavaScript Google +1 method
Google Sidewiki
How to start blogging, for @JerryNovak
Downloading before Google Buzzes off!
Google Reader +1 fail
Health benefits of writing, blogging and whatnot
All study, no play makes Ruben CSMA/CA
@Sebasu_tan and @hanezawakirika on design
Seem like legit reasons to stop talking
Some J-Walk Rubéenerd graph goodness
YouTube launches in The Singapore
Goodbye to the J-Walk Blog after 9 years
Our first throttling in Earlwood
Is Facebook any different? I think so
The blog of @Sebasu_tan
CNET have their old logo back!
Online universities won’t be cheaper
Hacker News trolls #2 touché
Goodbye @Gowalla
[Outage] Net Logistics, 2011.09.23
Rubénerd site history for the 4000th post!
[Outage] 2011.09.18
On this day in 2006: Blu-Ray and song songs
Fake trust seals, with bad puns
Webify me, Mozilla!
Google TinEye?
Links for 2011-09-03
42 more days of J-Walk
7 of 8, Tertiary Adjunct to Unimatrix Discovery News
What have you purchased online?
Links for 2011-08-30
Links for 2011-08-28
Goodbye CmdrTako
We don’t need fibre optic and power cables!
Links for 2011-08-26
Great advertising for a technology university!
Hacker News are such trolls
Ruben + Nerd = Rubenerd?
Links for 2011-08-11
20 years of the World Wide Web
Farewell Old Twitter
Links for 2011-08-07
Links for 2011-08-04
Links for 2011-08-01
Links for 2011-07-31
Links for 2011-07-28
Vertically centred text in CSS
Links for 2011-07-27
509 Bandwidth Limited Exceeded
Links for 2011-07-24
Warn of Murdoch in Firefox and Chrome
Links for 2011-07-20
@Scobleizer on Twitter and Google+
Links for 2011-07-18
I vouch for SBS Radio!
Links for 2011-07-17
Links for 2011-07-16
Links for 2011-07-15
Links for 2011-07-14
WordPress’s 8888 ID post of fortune!
Ten disturbing things about the Interpol filter
Links for 2011-07-09
Google +1 buttons here as well?
Links for 2011-07-07
What does Google know of your interests?
At least they asked
Links for 2011-07-06
Google+, Google Plus, that thing
Do you need another social network?
@djackmanson, @omegatron and trolls
Links for 2011-06-30
Thank you Hakeae and all of you!
Neil Collins, Esquire
Steve Rubel adopts a Tumbeast, has no more pets
Why do Aussie banks need a wakeup call!?
Don’t be a cloud tool, use them as tools!
Still subscribed to my old RSS feed?
Links for 2011-05-31
Post #3666! Run away!
Blogging when you should be tweeting?
Openinternet commonsensification
Links for 2011-05-25
Links for 2011-05-24
HTML5 versus XHTML
eBay Australia sending me postal bags?
Links for 2011-05-16
Links for 2011-05-11
Microskype, or Skyperosoft?
Links for 2011-05-10
Links for 2011-05-09
Links for 2011-05-05
Twitter Borg?
Law enforcement usurping botnet control
1,024 Folding@Home work units!
Links for 2011-05-02
How to make Google good again
Links for 2011-04-28
Apple Android locationgate whatnot
Links for 2011-04-27
Get rid of the HootSuite social bar for good!
On ANZAC Day, New Zealanders get this?
Skools and Aussie Vodafone outages
Links for 2011-04-24
Maroon 5 local drive (hey I made a rhyme!)
Cloudgate sounds like a toothpaste
Links for 2011-04-20
Yahoo still doesn’t get it
Dropping some sanity… into a box
After 6 years, Rubénerd Purple is back!
Oh noes, data caps!
Hiding categories in WordPress 3.1.1
Links for 2011-04-15
Can’t change a page’s default template!?
France to require cleartext passphrase storage
An Optus microcell? Me want!
A status update!
Can’t import keys for cPanel users?
Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica DMCAness
Links for 2011-04-08
Links for 2011-04-06
Custom SSH ports with sshuttle
Links for 2011-03-31
Could Adobe #fail any more?
Started as a post about Optus YouTube access
Twitter, icy attitude to developers, inevitability
Westpac Bank internet security
Links for 2011-03-11
Google’s non-existent whitelists… exist
Transitions in CSS3?
DeviantArt email thingys
Links for 2011-03-10
Links for 2011-03-07
Bruce Clement asks why you blog
Like buttons, Facebookers the new AOLers
Links for 2011-03-03
Youths not concerned about online privacy
This made me cry a little inside
Hiding categories in WordPress 3.1
3333 posts!
Links for 2011-02-18
Site is back online
Torch him! He dissed IPv6!
Links for 2011-02-15
Gizmodo Getting Graceful deGradation?
Bing copying Google, apologies to Jack Johnson
My uninformed rant on IPv6: being sold
Twitter could fix URL shorteners
RubyURL joins urlTea, parrots
Last comment on the Chrome WebM debacle
Malcolm Turnbull’s 640KiB moment
The oncoming second IT bubbly thing
Having fun with hotlinkers
Subpoenas make The Cloud more of The Scary
Fixing an old, broken WordPress page
Google Public DNS messing with Apple TVs?
Wired’s How-To wiki can prevent hangovers
Dave Winer’s compromised, with anecdotes
DNS(ISP, Google Public, Open) rambling
Hey, its a new theme thing
I deleted my Facebook, not you! being sunsetted?
Wikileaks now available on
ACCC and Optus at a directions hearing?
eBay shipping times for Brazillian Russians
Optus message #Fail
Yesterday was UN World Statistics Day
Whole Wheat Radio group crossroads?
The filter IS a moral issue, Ms Gillard
A day in the life of an internet commenter
Goodbye Bloglines, I’ll miss you
Complimentary colours
Give Ruben an Internet
Starting this Tumblr again
TechCrunch gets eaten by The AOL
A barely qualifying post on DSLness
Home DSL provisioned! Awwwww yeah!
JavaScript Abuse 101
Ned Flanders on Aussie NBN security
Aussie internet provisioning provisions
Started as a post on a tethered iTelephone
Status update and all that
Optus and their redundant SMSs
Has Labor shot down the Aussie net filter?
4,294,967,295 new Thunderbird messages?!
Was Google Wave the SS Great Eastern 2.0?
No more Facebook Whole Wheat Radio player
Google can’t internalise empathy
Move to Net Logistics all done!
Conroy dubbed Australia’s dumbest MP
An open letter to Tumblr Twitter users
Links for 2010-07-27
Links for 2010-07-26
SegPub downtime problem #8
SBS asking the tough questions
Links for 2010-07-24
I already read these, Google Reader!
Links for 2010-07-21
Links for 2010-07-20
Telstra’s Internet and Cyber-safety site thing
Links for 2010-07-17
Open letter to ZDNet Australia
Links for 2010-07-12
Great Firewall of Australia on hold…
Was YouTube just maliciously hacked?
No internet filter change under Gillard
Australia has a female atheist PM! Run away!
Links for 2010-06-17
The Starbucks culture in Singapore
Links for 2010-06-15
Australia to record browsing history?
Hate mail on my mum, Windows
After the jump… into a BP lake
Wind powered Slashdot comments
Links for 2010-06-06
Links for 2010-06-05
Getting a tweet from Cory Doctorow!
North Korean agents trying to break blogs?
M1 provided Wireless@SG doesn’t like Qmax
More SegPub fail without a peep
Take THAT internet quotas!
#CloudSourceSG, SalesForce in Singapore
Jim Kloss woke me up this morning
Writing a post from… phpMyAdmin
Site to fight unfair Aussie bank fees
14th of May is Kill Your Facebook Day
Who do you think helped YouTube write this?
Neanderthal-Human interbreeding ideas
Steve Jobs ruffles email feathers, again
Down argh Twitter down gone Twitter argh
Does Facebook sell me with a pretty bow?
An unlikely musical Twitter duo
Whopping 7% of Americans on Twitter
Circumventing Aussie firewall could be illegal
Segpub finally fixing my web server?
Facebook third parties and inconvenient privacy
Signing the EFA’s petition
Aussie filter patronises the digital generation
Links for 2010-04-21
Aussie Across America and using email better
#Adelaide #Earthquake Twitterings
Some midday eBay listing fun
Neal O’Carroll buying me a coffee
The Reinvigorated Programmer by Mike Taylor
Conroy responds to critics… online?
Host multiple blogs with default WordPress?
Reframing my Wikipedia critisism as proposals
The iPhone, iPad forcing people off Flash
The SHOCKING TRUTH about Disqus, et al
Uh oh, Facebook pre-approved third-party sites
Obama frowns at the Great Aussie Firewall
Singapore, Aussie banks make no sense
The world has come to an end!
Qantas newsletters don’t… jump
Rush Limbaugh, healthcare reform, goodbye!
Support Electronic Frontiers Australia
SQL tried and true, but WXR still horribly broken
Michael Atkinson stepping down (onto a thorn?)
Could Melody give WordPress some competition?
New Bus Eireann site review thingy
Ruby on Rails > Django in one respect…
Ruben’s biased browser feature table
2010.03.18 SegPub outages
Fielding beats Ludlam, game over folks
Declaring Google Reader bankruptcy
Never before seen in a democracy…
Don’t read this, read Josh Nunn’s Geekorium
Links for 2010-03-15
Michael Franks page is only off by 33 years!
Beware the wrath of @DaveWiner !
Links for 2010-03-12
@roel247 just bought me a coffee!
@cb60089 just bought me coffee!
Links for 2010-03-10
My 3rd Twitter anniversary today
Links for 2010-03-08
Rescuing Wikipedia from deletors, part two
Links for 2010-03-06
Australia starting to lose global respect
Ruining people’s Google Reader feeds
Trying out Whole Wheat Radio widgets
Do I just not get Facebook irony?
Links for 2010-03-03
Possible reason for mixed Rudd premier meeting?
What Jonathan Schwartz couldn’t say
TweetDeck artefacts aren’t so arty
Losing my mind, loosly
Google Ad Planner now… DoubleClick?
Links for 2010-02-20
Responding to Aussie internet filter email #1
Google Reader constantly logging me out
Welcome to the 21st century Conroy, Atkinson
Shell’s massive data breach loss thing
Google Buzz was a Google Facebook moment
Answering J-Walk’s clock
Google’s Singapore Chinese New Year #fail
Foursquare sorta sells out, I’m on Gowalla
Conroy compares Aussie Firewall to China
Kent Brockman on 80% Aussie firewall support
This afternoon’s outage
Links for 2010-02-08
It’s started on CNET…
Canberra is a city a city a city on Wikipedia
CNET email marketing #fail
Links for 2010-02-03
Trialling widescreen Rubénerd theme thingy
Michael Atkinson steps down on net gag order!
I broke Google Reader YouTube shenanigans
Links for 2010-02-01
Adobe attacks… with figures!
Politicians avoiding questions video stuff
Probably no Firefox update security loophole…
OECD is OECD is OECD on Wikipedia
Oxfam Haiti relief fund
Links for 2010-01-19
Reality check on that Google China thing
When truncation attacks
Catching up on a fortnight of happenings
Heeeeeeeee’s back!
[Eurotrip] Longwinded through free Dublin WiFi
Rubénerd Blog 24(*10^2)
Links for 2009-12-22
The Great Australian and Chinese Firewalls
How web business still surprises me
Links for 2009-12-19
Happy 8th anniversary GigaOm!
Great Firewall of Australia will happen
Links for 2009-12-12
Links for 2009-12-11
My Open Web Awards, Mashable be darned!
Short post: Why I blog
Links for 2009-12-06
Bing wasn’t the page you wanted
Ultra fancy new Planitonearth maps
Market research fail
Sorry for flooding your blog aggregator!
Mininova going the way of Suprnova
Redirecting UniSA email is such a relief!
PageRank, fast sites, net neutrality?
CNET advertisement positioning #fail
Please consider the environment before printing
Links for 2009-11-21
Wait, FriendFeed still exists?
Links for 2009-11-19
Links for 2009-11-18
Updated 2009 theme, the crowd gasps!
Links for 2009-11-13
Links for 2009-11-12
League tables will come to Australia
Esoteric spam that serves no purpose
VPN connections faster than direct ones?
Zuckerberg pokes fun at his users!
Kaspersky’s FreeBSD anti virus! What?
24 hour Singapore shops and businesses
Worrying out loud about JavaScript
Will Twitter Lists replace TweetDeck Groups?
Facebook made changes? No, really?
2222 posts, and goodbye to GeoCities
Links for 2009-10-26
Generalising about Gen Y generalisations!
A Twitter picture is worth…
Links for 2009-10-24
Internode has launched a blog thingy
Style guidelines are sneaky and difficult
Singapore Post’s postcode finder
Jim Kloss on The Whole Wheat Radios
Cap’n, we’re under attack by Twitter bots!
StarCraft, South Korea and Wikipedia
Uh oh, I broke The
Trying out SmugMug
Half hour units and WordPress whatnot
A particularly ironic error message
Links for 2009-10-12
Another paid post email thing
Flickr Pro accounts expire like grilled cheese
My first Everyday Rewards junk mail
Links for 2009-10-05
Multiple online identities are too tiring
Welcome Google Reader readers!
Rodrigo Haenggi’s cool new blog
Deleting, starting my Facebook profile again
Internode reactivated within a few hours!
I don’t need no stinkin FormSpring
Twitter is Google Reader with editors
Telstra, Optus, Internode killed my study break!
Home internet down, no new posts
Links for 2009-09-21
My sudoku puzzles page is go!
Don’t use JavaScript to compose pages
Links for 2009-09-19
Rubenerd Fun Fact #82 Spanish homes
New MyUniSA home page launch
2009.09.15 SegPub outage
Thinking out loud about internet conversations
Launch of Rubenérd Incorporated
Links for 2009-09-12
An iTelephone app advertising fail
Links for 2009-09-10
Links for 2009-09-07
Wikipedia’s new spiffy beta UI
2009 Wordle for 2009
Radio UserLand and the scary cloud
WordPress summaries on some posts
2000 posts and a TweetDeck desktop!
Sharing your favourite restaurants online
Live trial of the Great Firewall of Australia
Links for 2009-08-29
Links for 2009-08-27
Mawson Lakes internet since Tuesday
Rubenerd Blog reached then 1980s!
Links for 2009-08-26
I won’t be advertising on Twitter
Dissecting USA Today article about Twitter
Links for 2009-08-25
Repeated SegPub downtime over last few days
My blog reached the 1960s! Peace Out!
Links for 2009-08-21
Google Reader should update feed addresses
This is a title for a TweetDeck outage post
Links for 2009-08-19
Three million Wikipedia articles!
Links for 2009-08-18
Links for 2009-08-17
Links for 2009-08-14
Links for 2009-08-13
Phew, NoScript now blocks HTML5 media
Australian Central Credit Union, PermitCookies
Facebook buying Friendfeed, off to Tumblr
On Tim Berners-Lee and URI hacks
urlTea now, this stuff is scary
Uh oh, I killed The Google Readers
My pledge in response to Experts-Exchange
Links for 2009-08-09
The 2009.06.08 #TwitterFail
Celebrating 1,888 posts!
Is it a final goodbye for urlTea?
What kind of Twitter user are you?
New BriefingsDirect design looks familiar
Links for 2009-08-02
18,000 tweets and all that
Uh oh, I killed The Wikipedias
Microhoo won’t undercut Google, for now
Microhoo: a formidable partnership!
Chatting with Dana Gardner on Twitter
There’s nothing wrong with online privacy
Links for 2009-07-29
New theme merging whatnot
Relationship between Twitter and blogs
eBay thinks I’m a women who drinks coffee
Womanwithbite has been Twitter blocked
Links for 2009-07-14
Seperate templates for WordPress categories
My dad’s site has gone live
Checking if tweets are under 140 characters is now JavaScript free! I think
Sue Heins from Inspring Women on Twitter!
Links for 2009-07-12
Links for 2009-07-11
Why do they need 2 weeks to unsubscribe me?
Links for 2009-07-09
Links for 2009-07-08
Getting priorities right with WordPress 2.9
Mike Rann tells me it’s cold in Adelaide
Links for 2009-07-04
Gmail’s awful new label system
Twitter needs personalised filtering
Removing Categories from WordPress URIs
Links for 2009-06-27
Desired features for Twitter and whatnot
Don’t fix Outlook, ditch HTML email!
Links for 2009-06-25
Links for 2009-06-24
Adding my Twitter account to WeFollow
Links for 2009-06-23
Links for 2009-06-22
On effective blog taglines
Using Qmax as your free Wireless@SG carrier
Singapore’s Wireless@SG extended to 2013
@WomanwithBite versus @Rubenerd and co!
Links for 2009-06-15
Links for 2009-06-13
On online mail, email and mail online
Links for 2009-06-12
Links for 2009-06-10
Excluding WordPress categories
An insightful, honest Twitter message
GRC newsgroup discusson on Leo Laporte
Trippy Slashdot feedback picture whatsit
Servage and I are officially no more!
Unintended spam obfuscation poetry
A week off blogging looks like this
Happy 1st of June, bandwidth quota reset
Bing ain’t a Wolfram Alpha, Google, Yahoo
See you on the 1st of June
Whoops, 89% over transfer limit!
Yahoo obfuscates search results now too
WordPress category URI conundrum
CNET comments are getting old
Creating clouds of links instead of long lists
Web aggregators: the chocolate shop problem
Disjointed geographic observations on Wolfram Alpha
My final verdict on Clipmarks
RSS, Rubenerd Show, Anime, Thoughts, WWR
Karen Collins shooting Jim on Whole Wheat Radio
SimpleTags for WordPress
Quiz says I have a Northeast American accent
Should blog posts be treated as time capsules?
Why do spammers spam?
Expected to find the Rubenerd Forum?
Cheap online source for software spam
New Rubenerd Show stuff… almost worked!
Technorati claim thingy
Swine flu spam already?
The Schade Family Internet Grid!
Rescuing Wikipedia from some of its editors
The end of an era: no more GeoCities
Advertising on
Om Malik on Facebook’s identity crisis
Restoring posts since February finally done!
Turning off Post Revisions in WordPress
I’m back at, just like 2004!
Hello world!
WordPress post ID 4000 celebration
Some LivingSocial updates
Review of Living Social top five lists
Giving credit where its due to Internode
Clipmark: China spying on Aussie PM’s emails
I just finished installing Movable Type 4!
Yucky obfuscated Google search result links
Was ALMOST ready to overuse Clipmarks!
Clipmark: Slashdot Aussie censorship comment
Linking to registration pages on Twitter
Is Facebook trying to rip off my beloved Twitter?
Playing around with Clipmarks
Clipmarks test post with a photo
New Clipmarks account test post
Pointless post 1234 milestone celebration
Reattributing authors in WordPress
WordPress eXtended export fun, 2007-09
It started as a post comparing Reader and Bloglines
Is it RIP for Singapore internet radio? Probably
No Twitter makes me chew office furniture
A fancier Scarlet A from The OUT Campaign
An Optus phone billing adventure
Followup to my Simple Spam Filter review
The Delicious bookmarklets are all you need
Facebook’s terms of service change? Yawn.
Every friggen page is now XHTML 1.0 Strict
Spelling it rediculous makes you look it
Redundant Web 2.0 slogans are
W3C’s XHTML ordered list mistake
Rubenerd Blog XHTML 1.0 Strict-yness
Stephen Fry on Creative Commons
I cite Wikipedia in everything I do!
TanTanNoodles Simple Spam Filter
This site may harm your computer! Google error
Discovering a miracle cure for hotlinking!
Putting off customers to attract customers?
A ridiculously pointless 1111 post celebration thinks this blog is about Management?
Defending my Internet Archive uploading methods
Uploading Rubenerd Shows to the IA, day 2
Uploading 260+ shows to the IA, one at a time
Perhaps 2009 isn’t a complete write off yet
Rubenerd Shows are now on
I love blog commenting systems again
The ball is in your court Ourmedia
How long does it take to reset Twitter passwords?
A reference reference to a J-Walk reference
Voltaire on superfluous blogging and hair styles
A year of blogging condensed into a Wordle
Remembering my silly mum one year on
Agitating Google Reader users!
My phantom Ourmedia account is a phantom
Google Reader struggle continues!
Eventually there will be posts with substance
Chicken soup, a nice thick blanket and a book of cliches
A kitchen for Pownce users
Pownce exported me a 404 error screen
On Google Reader, the iPhone and J-Walkyness
Having fun with out Aussie download quotas
I’m being punished for supporting blog comments!
Scripts to make Google Reader usable again!
It started as a post about drafts!
A koobface nail in the coffin for Facebook
Google Reader takes a turn for the bland
Google Map of Adelaide Christmas light displays
Net censorship like trying to boil the ocean
Conflicting xml:lang attribute woes
Visualising Google searches with StateStats
My final Pownce post for posterity
Pownce export feature now available
Goodbye Pownce, I Hardly Used Thee
Never thought I’d have 1000 posts!
They listened! DBS no longer supporting FOTF
Warm feedback for my DBS FOTH post
OPML feed for Great Australian Firewall resources
The GetUp Team on the Great Australian Firewall
DBS Bank’s support for Focus on the Family
Sunday afternoon philosophy: spiritual atheism
An Adelaide Airport addendum post thing
Blog spammers now using targeted advertising?
The EFA’s Dale Clapperton on Triple M
I’m calling it quits on Facebook
Somehow I don’t think I’ll be sending this
Google Reader feature requests
Spamhaus names Microsoft in their top 5
Remembrance Day header image updated
Google Reader, take three!
Google Reader has me bamboozled
Metadata urges is an unfortunate title
New Aussie NoCleanFeed protest graphics
No Clean Feed, No Censorship on Australian internet
On RSS, Michael Moore, Jim Kloss and Taxis
Open letter to overseas Facebook users
When people lose interest in you, use Qwitter
If you like my writing, you can buy me a coffee!
Registering for Brightkite fun, just a slight mistake
Journalistic merging of wikis and blogs?
So much feedback, yet this barely qualifies as a post
Blue Day 2008 and Mental Health Week
AltaVista Babel Fish is no more
Happy 10th birthday wishes for Google
My sister Elke now has a lettuth weblog
How do you curb weblog sporadic-ness?
Disingenuousity isn’t a word, but should be
Cleaning out accumulated FTP crap
Eeirily accurate web comics are eeiry
Is WordPress news not anymore?
This useless 810th post has the ID 1337
Internode rocks!
Post 800!
Virgin Broadband doesn’t like my money!
Can’t log in after upgrading to WordPress 2.6
The Adobe Flash of the comments world
Telecommunications infrastructure shock…?
Taking the high road, I hope!
On Adelaide life updates and tank chairs
Hotlinking isn’t. Ruben arrested for bad heading
The CNET Mac Conspiracy
Whole Wheat Radio Wireless@SG problems
Sus meeting up spam
Web 8.0 goodness
Using Twhirl with Jaiku
Very expensive podcast folder nostalgia
Retro Atlantic Neon signs
Google says I’m a spammer, again
Microsoft not to buy Yahoo?
A pleasant afternoon quiz distraction
Konqueror suppoirt isn’t a new Gmail feature
I’m not being blocked so far!
The Commodore logo stats conspiracy
Specify image dimensions and save the world!
A philosophical Twitter question
Why do you use Twitter?
Using just as a bookmark repository
A silly happy birthday Elke!
UN report on women chilling, not surprising
Useless post 700 post milestone post
Comments instead of the forum
Archaic existence rude metals spam
What happened to groovy Scripting News?
Does believing in God make you happier?
No LockerGnome, I now block you
Is embedded spam getting worse?
Boohoo Microsoft Yahoo paraphernalia
The super wicked evil 666 post!
Rubenerd Blog made it to Upian’s Hot Links!
Family post with technical sociological term thingys
Jeremy Zawodny inspired Yahoo scenarios
Migrating from to Magnolia
Microsoft and Yahoo? Better close my accounts!
Twitter is down again!
Accumulated holiday spam fun
Rubenerd Show on hiatus
Emergency Twitter offline postings
Snitter gets a Leopard makeover
PitaBred on education, via Slashdot
Why do people add me en-masse on Twitter?
On spam and Schadenfreude
Felix and I start Tumblr weblogs!
Happy birthday dad!
Weird advertisement in Twitteriffic
Trying out Tumblr
Moving over to Segment Publishing!
1000 Rubenerd musings!
Servage takes site offline for 3 days
Weird CNET network links
Rainer Schade’s open source juice
Maths spam experiment kaput
MTV ads on Twitter?
Coffee, free wifi and Twitter
Twitter down, internet addiction!
Fickleness 101: Sticking with WordPress
Wireless@SG harder than people give credit
Another mum treatment update
Evil spam rain becomes a deluge
Flash: repeating past mistakes
Adelaide in… Austria?
A Friday Vista
The Leo Laporte Jaiku effect
Twitter versus Jaiku shenanigans
Singapore humble on Google Maps!
On Ruby CGI, hospitals and stuff
Dumbass psychos and KL back to normal lah
Joomla forum account deleted
Kuala Lumpur International Airport WiFi is sweet!
The all new Rubenerd Show is online!
The all new Rubenerd Blog is online!
Pretend You’re At a Malaysian WiFi Hotspot!
Fake Uni Degree Spam
Creating a LinkedIn Profile
Dopey Lottery Spam
Secret Youth Tobacco Ads on YouTube?
We Have Internet and Telephone Again!
Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf WiFi Down
Rubenerd Unplugged 001 2006.10.25
Microsoft Windows Live Messenger Spam
Slashdot Quote
Rubenerd Blog Maintenance
New Google Notifier
Partial-Time Job Vacations, Kerrie !
Online Auctions Raise Value of Charity Gifts
Singapore Lifestyle Wiki
Wikipedia Error
Do You Know Japanese?
Revisiting The Venerable A Tag
Another eBay Error
Ruben is Romantic: Quizilla
Dice Testimonial
AAA Mortgage Solutions
Registering for Slashdot
Break The Chain
Technorati Tag Plugin
Random Weirdness Spam
Ramtil Oil
Is Down?
Frank Edward Nora’s Blog
Fathers Day PayPal Spam
Pokuga Test Spam
Malaysian Department of Agriculture
University Chronicles of Ruben
Bad Connection, Bad Connection
Socceroo Ducati 999 on eBay
Casino Spam
Unable To Reach Gmail
Post 200!
Replica Watches Spam
Jordy Blog: Hollywood Hates You
Colloquy 2.1 Beta (Universal Binary)
Preying On The Less Knowledgeable
Nocturnal Spam
Gmail Slowmail
PayPal Australia’s New Newsletter
Software Purchase Spam
Wrong Season eBay Spam
Servage Hates WordPress
Dave Winer versus Rainer Schade
Make It Great by Phil Gerbyshak: eBook?
Five General Rules in Web Design
Movable Type 3.3 Released
My UniSA Student Portal Stinks
Make It Great by Phil Gerbyshak: eBook?
Headline: Ruben More Fickle Than Ever
Existance of the blog
University Spam
Finally Made User Page on Wikipedia
Useful Guide to MIME Types
Comforting Military Grade Encryption Spam
Finally Got Wireless Working At UniSA!
AllOfMp3 Is Down
CSS Styled <hr /> Tags
Pointless Spam
Credit Spam?
Best Bittorrent Sites (Ongoing)
Windows Spam
Spam Unsubscribe Gives CafePress’s Life Story
Spam #009
Transmission Bittorrent Client
Spam #008
Email Woes
Internet Down Again
No More RSS, RDF (rescinded)
Spam #007
Spam #006
Spam #005
UniSA, What Were You Thinking?
Low Interest Rate Home Loan Spam
Spam #003
Spam #002
Ruben Versus Servage FTP
Sus eBay Email
Quit Meter
Operation WTF is OVR
Operation WTF
Dick Cheney Shirt
Meeting Established
Good Malaysian Webhosting
Hello world!
Painfully unreliable internet
WordPress and webserver status
Choosing a blogging tool
The First Post