Archive for June 2012

The Aftermath: Waldo Canyon Fire in Colorado Springs

THE AFTERMATH: WALDO CANYON FIRE IN COLORADO SPRINGS (updated July 1) Evacuee, displaced, couch surfer, mendicant… Following the evacuation because of the wildfire flare up into the city of Colorado Springs, the evacuation order for my neighborhood has been lifted. This may be temporary, as other neighborhoods this week went from evacuation to pre-evacuation (return),…

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Wildfire in Colorado Springs: the Waldo Canyon Fire

WILDFIRE IN COLORADO SPRINGS It is said that all politics is local. Perhaps all history is personal. Wildfire exploded into the city of Colorado Springs late yesterday. The wind changed and doubled in speed to 65 MPH and moved down the mountain side from the national forest above breaking through two contingency lines that firefighters…

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History of World IPv6 Launch Day: June 6, 2012

HISTORY OF WORLD IPV6 LAUNCH DAY What happens on June 6, 2012? The Internet Society is sponsoring World IPv6 Launch Day. On June 6, 2012 over fifty access networks and more than 2,500 websites — including Cisco, Google, YouTube, Facebook, and Yahoo — will turn on support for the long-anticipated upgrade to the Internet’s main…

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