Manhatten, Then & Now

I found this picture from the New York Times.  It’s a pretty cool representation of what Manhatten looked both before it was settled and now.

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Pretty cool!

J

Cloud Files Test

A few months back the company that I work for, Rackspace Hosting, began offering a product called “Cloud Files” through one of our subsidiaries, Rackspace Cloud. It’s a CDN method for distributing files via the Internet. You upload your files to the “Cloud Files Container” (I’m using Cyberduck), and it gets propagated into Limelight Network’s CDN. A lot of my customers are asking questions about using Cloud Files, so I figured I’d give it a try and see how it works! [Read More]

Afghanistan, Then & Now

I have always loved History. It was my favorite subject growing up. If I ever had access to a time machine, I think I’d probably spend more time investigating the past then the future. One thing that I really love to see are “Then & Now” pictures of places. I have a book called San Antonio, Then and Now that shows pictures taken from the same vantage point from various places around the city. [Read More]