There are some things in the world that just aren’t what they appear to be. Other things appear to be different things to different people. The internet, for example, is a serious research tool to most universities, but to my deer hunting buddy Kip it’s little more than a glorious collection of the world’s most bizarre pornography.
As a young programmer right out of college, I worked for the
Today, I have mixed feelings about the internet. Bringing down the internet could cripple or flat out cause the end of many publicly traded companies. Then again, some companies might just double their productivity since the internet, although helpful, serves as a distraction. As a frequent traveler, the internet is the life’s blood of my calendar, schedule, and travel confirmation numbers. More and more lately however, I’m learning that most travel based websites have problems. It’s ironic in a way, that I spend my career teaching people how to build and use corporate websites, only to discover that precious few of them operate well and stay timely or current.
Recently I had to fly a dog to
Bottom line? Check and double check your reservation, your receipt, and/or your confirmation numbers when you make them on line.