The Story About Ping

The Story About Ping

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We all use ping all of the time to check to see if a network node is up and running (at least us techy-geeks do anyhow). Until today I did not realise that ping is in fact a duck:

Ping! I love that duck!

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John Collins

I have been writing about web technology and software development since 2001. I am the developer of the Alpha Framework for PHP, and the Five.Today personal productivity app. I love open source, technology, and economics.