Tag Archives: Internet

httrack for downloading websites

Scraping web pages for offline hosting can be handy for testing. I’m a long-time wget fan, but for pulling down entire web pages, CSS/JS bits and all, it just trips up too easily, so I needed something better. Some quick … Continue reading

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An initial perspective on domestic mass electronic surveillance in Malaysia

The Snowden disclosures brought into public consciousness the issue of domestic mass surveillance. This has triggered debate throughout the developed world, less so in the developing world. Curious about current perceptions on this issue in Malaysia, I posted a question … Continue reading

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Fun facts from Alexa’s ‘Top Sites in Malaysia’

Alexa’s Top Sites in Malaysia ranking makes for pretty amusing reading. I have no deep insight to offer, but here’s a snapshot of interesting things I found. Facebook is number 1. No surprise there. I had never heard of Taiwanese … Continue reading

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