Archive for February, 2005

Music lovers unite

Friday, February 25th, 2005

Matt May’s Music Lovers Union aims to be the antidote to his Podcasting, Music and the law.

One of these things is not like the others

Thursday, February 24th, 2005

It’s all about me: narcissism in a high-tech era : apparently, weblogs and Paris Hilton’s cameraphone caused the dictator-for-life of Turkmenistan to put his picture on vodka bottles, because… oh, bad, bad editor. (Techdirt validates my existence.)

Protect your browser from “Protect your site from Google’s new toolbar”

Thursday, February 24th, 2005

So, you want an arms race, do you?

Something every day

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2005

Sometimes, though, we learn most when we’re learning something a little different from what the teacher thinks we should be learning. Only sometimes?

Just how cunning is eBay?

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2005

If you were a phisher, would you think it worth the bargain to tell eBay directly about every URL you use to phish their customers?

Twofer from IEBlog

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2005

Impressive couple of posts from IEBlog, recapping comments on the IE7 announcement post and what they’ve been doing since IE6. They’ve got a hard row to hoe, but I’m impressed by how Dean handles a weblog in the face of hostile comments, at least.

Monetizing your (remaining) RSS subscribers

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2005

Maybe the ones who don’t unsubscribe will sometimes click on an ad? Maybe?

When the going gets weird

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2005

Jason Kottke, Professional Weblogger. It has to be interesting, seeing how that’s going to work out.

Talkeetna, WWR

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2005

Good gracious. I wondered where JeffK was these days, but I never would have guessed he was living on the air in Talkeetna.

An immoderate improvement

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2005

MT-Moderate 1.0.0 now includes moderation for TrackBack pings. I’m not using it myself (being too fond of my sekrit methods), but it’s a sweet and cunning hack around a glaring defect in Movable Type.