Alex Laird

San Francisco Bay Area

Leader • Software Creator • Visionary • Learner • [he/him] Engineer @ Twilio

Most commented posts

  1. Reagan.com Email is a Misguided Effort — 87 comments
  2. DD-WRT Guest Wireless — 42 comments
  3. DD-WRT NAT Loopback Issue — 12 comments
  4. A Correction for the WSJ: So, Who Did Invent the Internet? — 3 comments
  5. Booting Linux from a USB Drive on Apple Hardware — 3 comments

Author's posts

The Question of Music, Meaning, and Life Project

After viewing a few John Cage videos on YouTube (like this one, this one, and possibly this one), I thought to myself, “What the heck … I could write this crap.” And so, using his song 4’33” as my deepest inspiration, I proceeded to do just that. In fact, I made an entire album, with …

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Browser Reviews: A Brief History

After Al Gore invented the internet for us, we realized we needed a way to walk around the thousands upon thousands (and now billions upon billions) of sites that were out there. Meet the browser. To the best of my knowledge, Al Gore has never claimed part in inventing the browser, but I wouldn’t put …

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