Archives for July 2, 2003

Satellite Latency Explained

ping timeThis represents 10 sequential pings of of the named sites, in milliseconds. Yes, that’s 2 seconds for a return trip.

Now, that’s not a lot of time waiting for a long download, but explains why first-person shooter games don’t work.

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New Qfever Issue!

There’s a new issue of Q Fever! It’s rare enough to take notice, and funny enough to read.


PS: all this crap is in their description: – MEDICAL HUMOR, medical satire, medical news, healthcare humor, doctor humor, nursing humor, nurse, humor, physician, stethescope, stethoscope, stethoscopes, stethescopes, medical parody, parodies