Online since 1996, die.net hosts the collective 'net projects of a few dozen friends in the U.S.

  • 2014
  • Apr 13 Dictionary.die.net shut down

  • 2013
  • Nov 18 Removed gadgets for now-defunct iGoogle

  • 2011
  • Mar 05 Added Home Price Graph, a tool for checking housing price changes in your area

  • 2009
  • Nov 17 Added Reducing Junk Mail, my short guide on freeing my home's mailbox from unwanted piles of paper

  • 2007
  • Apr 05 Added Trace Explorer, an Internet routing visualization tool
  • Jan 27 The World Sunlight Map and Moon Phase images now look a bit better
  • Jan 23 Added a World Sunlight Map gadget and Moon Phase gadget

  • 2006
  • Oct 28 Optimizing page load time added and was quickly featured on Slashdot, Digg, etc.
  • Jul 02 Handed Ishar off to a new maintainer
  • May 25 Moved secondary nameserver to Cyberverse's Dallas datacenter
  • Feb 18 More traffic for my rant on receipt checking from Digg and Boing Boing

  • 2005
  • Jan 13 The New York Times ran a short blurb about the World Sunlight Map

  • 2004
  • Nov 04 Dropped sqwebmail and courier-imap in favor of squirrelmail and dovecot
  • Oct 31 Added another server and moved most services to it
  • Oct 05 Fixed dates offered by Moon Phase, which were off by 8 hours

  • 2003
  • Dec 29 My receipt checking story saw a lot of traffic again, this time from cruel.com and the comments of a similar story on Ars Technica
  • Aug 18 Main server replaced to fix reliability problems
  • Jul 14 Google ads added to dictionary.die.net and Linux man pages
  • Jun 17 Linux man pages reformatted nicely
  • May 26 Die.net site design replaced with something more friendly
  • Feb 27 Dictionary.die.net online dictionary added
  • Jan 25 SQL Slammer worm analysis added
  • Jan 08 United States National Debt analysis added

  • 2002
  • Dec 05 TCP tarpit module accepted by maintainers of Linux iptables