Category Archives: History

November 28, 2017
July 17, 2016

The world’s most powerful corporation

The East India Company was vast and powerful, hiring thousands across the world. But what was it like to work there? And are there parallels with today’s multinationals?

A really good piece on the company’s history.

July 27, 2012

Web browsers I have known, from kottke.org

Chrome will probably be my last default browser on a non-mobile computer. Many of you use Mobile Safari much more than any desktop web browser; I’m not quite there but will be soon enough.

I’m not quite there either. Then again, I don’t currently own a tablet, just my Nexus S.