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Archive for the 'web' Category

Mumbai and Lesser Phenomena

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008

One of the big problems with using Twitter is the inability to filter noise. Think of “just got out of the shower, coffee and then fighting traffic with this hangover,” ad nauseam… Stuff like this is an overstatement. The potential is there. The present reality is something entirely different. When you search on #mumbai you [...]

Tribe.net friends: Due to increasing outages…

Monday, October 13th, 2008

…and Tribe’s seeming inability to maintain RSS feeds without users force-refreshing them after each post (kinda defeating the concept of the RSS feed, yes), I’m finding it difficult to justify bothering even checking the website any longer. At one time Tribe drove significant traffic to this externally-hosted blog, but the latest three-day outage that ended [...]

Displaying the Thready and Impulsive Pulses of the Undecideds

Thursday, October 9th, 2008

…panders to the vapid, yup. But vapid is what CNN does best.

Tribe: A Social NotWorking site

Monday, September 8th, 2008

Tribe.net has been down since Friday afternoon. The original ETA for the site to be back up was yesteday afternoon, but now that’s been revised to later today because their tech folks “are waiting on a part”. They ever heard of a contingency/mirrored colo server…? Guess not. I’m glad Tribe has a sense of humor [...]

iPhone Geekfest: the SDK Presentation in Cupertino Today

Thursday, March 6th, 2008

Courtesy Engadget. [Update 3.7.08: Apple's Quicktime stream of the event has been posted].

Tom Cruise and Scientology: The Indoctrination Video

Friday, January 18th, 2008

Gawker dares Scientology to sue it. And we all thought he was only acting!

The Library of Congress Now Has a Flickr Page

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

Read about it. Visit it.

“Pandering Foolishness”

Wednesday, November 28th, 2007

Republicans + YouTube + CNN = shame AMC liveblogged the circus. And remember, not only is the truth out there– the Trilateral Commission exists.

Wyrtappin’

Tuesday, July 31st, 2007

lolcats animated. Thanks to AMC (and boing boing) for the link.

“Discover Kaua’i” Covered On Hawaii Network News

Friday, July 27th, 2007

The news story: The original video: