Saturday, September 02, 2006

How Web 2.0 Are You?

This demonstraton is like those "sigs" that people have on their posts in forums, with the little caveman holding up a sign announcing your ip address, service provider, os, etc. The difference here is that the results are based on CSS templates that websites use, and are stored in your browser's "cookies". Cascading style sheets make web publishing a breeze, but apparently, open holes in whatever solace you thought that you had in "secure" browsing. Not as disturbing as you might think initially, but could be exploited for an advertiser's gain. The first in a series of goofy posts to follow here. Btw, like the people over at said, "It's a wild world wide web, so browse tall, and carry a well configured firewall, or something...


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