Category: Decade – Ten years of AqCom

I was eighteen ten years ago. I’d not really had a girlfriend, I was getting into this “Social Internet” thing (I’d been to several AFE meets and a couple of AFP ones), I was just starting at university. I’ve moved…

The site as it started was an extension of my interest in games, and to find out how this “web” thing worked. Later, it became an extension of my life at school, injokes and bits. When I hit Uni, it…

Originally, Aquarionics was straight HTML written in EditPlus on my non-internetted computer (ah, the year 2000), transfered to zip disk, brought to University and uploaded. My first hosts – Pennyhost – ran windows-based servers which supported server side includes, which…

The journal really started as part of the old Aquarion site back on Netmanor. I was keeping a daily-ish diary of what I was doing and thinking, mostly as an exercise to keep me writing. Most of the entries for…

Ten years ago, I had a website. I find it vaguely amusing that for the first few years of the site’s existence, I have copies of the entire site. One such is for January 1999. I was running a monthly…