Jim Letourneau's Blog

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Keep it Free #keepitfree

I won't forget the few days when Wikipedia went dark to protest SOPA. A very frustrating time for me to try and research an article. As Ray Kurzweil says, "I feel like it is an extension of my brain". Me too.

Today I was adding some trip information into my favorite travel app, TripIt, and ran into a classic time formatting issue. I know the difference between 12:00 noon and 12:00 midnight but I have no clue what 12:00 PM and 12:00 AM mean. Wikipedia to the rescue

Wikipedia has had banners up requesting donations for several weeks. Since Wikipedia has always come through for me, I thought today was the day that I reciprocated.