Bill Weinman's Résumé (CV)
I am currently writing and delivering courseware for lynda.com. And have over 30 titles in their library. I am currently focused on delivering iOS-related titles. I am the author of the popular open-source utility bw-whois. That I freely distribute to the Internet community as a public service. I hold a patent for the database technology used in the The Web Music Database. I have written or contributed to dozens of computer-related books and periodicals, including The CGI Book. And Creative HTML Design.
Bill Weinman · Why I Keep The Boulder Pledge
A simple, but not always easy, pledge to never do business with or in any way cooperate with those who send unsolicited bulk email. Some years ago Roger Ebert (film critic and long-time user of online computer forums) was speaking on a panel in about online manners at an international trade conference in Boulder, Colorado. The panel members had been lamenting the scourge of. Then, "just a smote in the eye," and Roger came up with the above text, and they all took the pledge. In a few hours. The problem i...