Links for 2011-08-11

Internet

Links shared from del.icio.us today:

"DCE/RPC is an implementation of the Remote Procedure Call technology developed by the Open Group as part of the Distributed Computing Environment. DCE/RPC is most commonly used to interact with Windows network services."
(categories: rpc dce software samba smb networking)

Beautiful
(categories: delaware unitedstates desktops backgrounds photos wikipedia)

I remember and use it for nostalgic reasons, but it really was terrible OS!
(categories: dos msdos history news)

"On August 6, 1991–20 years ago–Tim Berners-Lee posted a summary of a project for organizing information on a computer network using a "web" of hyperlinks: the "WorldWideWeb," or W3. At the same time, the W3 made its debut as a publicly available service on the Internet."
(categories: news internet web history)

Didn't realise just how large the Nikon kit lens for the D60 really was!
(categories: photography reviews cameras nikon nikond60 dslr)

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