Getting old?

.. or blame the jetlag? I left my (actually Grania’s) camera in the restuarant last night. Anywhere else and there would be zero sight of it again; lifted and sold on eBay. In Singapore a totally different experience; one phonecall last night – “Yes – we have your camera”; I walked in this evening and […]

Trans-pacific internet connectivity

I’m in delightful Singapore this week; with good, fast local internet access. The trouble is that all of the content I need is in the US. The graph from Ping Plotter tells it all. Locally little latency. The trans-pacific hop adds 200ms to each packet. The bandwidth itself isn’t bad; just the latency.