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Archives for February 2006
The Googleverse keeps spinning and expanding ever larger. Today while talking with Paul Connolly, I did a quick search on Google for “Jane Siberry”. The top result showed a thumbnail photo of Jane, a list of her albums and songs and a link to “more musical results for jane siberry.” Having never seen this style […]
“Life should be a little nuts. Otherwise, it’s just a bunch of Thursdays strung together.” Beau Bridges in Rumor Has It.
I recently switched from the old AT&T Wireless to Cingular, and upgraded to an iPAQ hw6515 PDA phone. The next day, I get an email from Sprint inviting me to join something called the ‘Sprint Ambassador Program’ (via my work on BigBlueBall). The program is designed to put the latest technology into the hands of […]
Thanks to Ludwig Gatzke for photoshopping this wonderful collection of logos. This Part II image includes a bunch of new Web 2.0-ish companies that were missed in the first iteration, including (in alphabetical order): 30daytags, 3bubbles, 43 People, 43deals, 43Places, 8by1, 9rules Network, AidPage, AjaxWhois.com, Amazon’s Mechanical Turk, askeet!, Asoboo, Attensa, AttentionTrust.org, Avvenu, BitBomb, Bitty, […]
I’ll admit, I put a lot on my plate. More than I should, at times, but there’s a lot that I want to do. Yesterday I read how scientists are developing new drugs that will allow people to survive on only two hours of sleep a day. These ‘lifestyle’ drugs will supposedly deliver sleep that […]
Google Gmail Chat now includes animated smileys or emoticons. Is this a sign of what’s to come for Google Talk? We’ve already seen a preview of buddy icons in Talk. Now that they are working with AOL, can we expect more of the same? read more | digg story