At 11:18 AM 8/10/98 -0700, email@example.com wrote:
>Here's my stupid idea for the day. Start a service:
>justthefacts.org or realinfo.org or something whose
>mission in life is to eliminate poor WWW design by
>being a proxy that filters out graphics, garners the
>main pages of the site, and generates a dynamic
>page based on the target page that relinks all the text
>in a nice, quick, easy to access, layout. Portals
>shmortals. Why do the user configurations have to be
>at the server side? The client should be able to
>redo any WWW page that the user feels is not well formed
>for their purposes.
>One of my first edits to the Openscape source was to try
>and figure out a way to automatically filter out banner ads.
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