Find the date when a webpage was published

Google tip of the day: Finding the date when a webpage was first seen online. Let’s try the as_qdr parameter. This is the same as defining a Custom Range in the Search Tools shown between a query and its results. Here’s an example with a 15 year range: https://www.google.com/search?q=inurl:https://newtown.uwwesternct.org&as_qdr=y15 Take note of the date: 11 Dec […]

The Majestic Taipei 101 Tower

The Taipei 101 tower in downtown Taipei city was the world’s tallest inhabited building at the time it opened in 2004. I had the chance to visit the area a few times, first to walk about, then for the Xmas experience, and finally to check out the heights and sights up there from the 73rd floor, where […]

Xmas & New Year 2012/13

The winter’s cold temperature settled in, yet still in double digits. Certain areas of Danshuei and Xinyi were decorated for Christmas (even though it isn’t a local tradition nor a holiday), making it fun to revisit the Taipei 101 area. Christmas Day itself turned out to be both delicious and sunny, while new year’s eve offered […]