NewsForge: Hurricane Tracking Site Powered by Linux
Sep 12, 2005, 11:30 (1 Talkback[s])
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"For people living in the path of potential hurricane fury, the
Internet can be an important source for the latest information
about storm tracks and projections. FLHurricane.com is one of the
most popular tropical weather blogs in existence. It gets millions
of hits during hurricane season, serves up gigabytes of image data,
and runs on custom software and Linux.
"Programmer Mike Cornelius and his brother John founded
FLHurricane back in 1993, before the World Wide Web drew huge
numbers to the Internet..."