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Archive for February, 2007

You Can’t Take Certain Pipes Pages With You On Safari

Thursday, February 8th, 2007

Yahoo has done a big one-up on Google with Pipes. This beta online tool enables users to combine RSS data from different sources (mashup style) in order to create complex feeds. I can’t really do it justice (especially nursing a head cold at midnight), so curious geeks will find a more lucid description here. If [...]

Warhol, Sedgwick, Dylan: Feel the Hate

Wednesday, February 7th, 2007

I haven’t seen the work in question, but reading this makes me almost want to endure Ciao Manhattan again. Almost.

Reading Comprehension Has Never Been The RIAA’s Strong Suit

Wednesday, February 7th, 2007

TechDirt complies a list of links regarding Steve Jobs’ public musings on digital-rights protection of downloaded music files.

Cat Power, Meet Princess Caroline

Saturday, February 3rd, 2007

From the February issue of W: Rock singer Chan Marshall, aka Cat Power, after being introduced to Princess Caroline by Lagerfeld, describes her as “so cool, laid back– you know, for a princess.” Good thing. Marshall confesses she shook the royal’s hand a little too vigorously. “I almost ripped it off,” she says. “I said [...]

24 and Local News: Pure Synergy Gold

Saturday, February 3rd, 2007

Columbia Journalism Review Daily examines the relationship between Fox’s NYC affiliate and the hit TV program.