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Recent posts

Falling Further Behind

Jon Udell just blogged a link to the NY Times Republican debate visualization. This is just plain cool: not only can you read the transcript while watching ...
November 29, 2007

Great Balls Of…Yarn

There’s a nice piece in Report on Business about the City of Craft event coming up this Saturday, at which StreetKnit participants will—I kid you not—be knit...
November 28, 2007

Google Highly Open Participation Contest

Following on from the success of Google Summer of Code, Google is launching an open source program for pre-university students that will give participants th...
November 28, 2007

Rich, Famous, and Popular

OK, not actually “rich”, and small-f/small-p on “famous” and “popular”, but Adam Goucher is interviewed today at DDJ. Adam’s who I turn to when I have questi...
November 27, 2007

Really Scary

I just finished William Langewiesche’s The Atomic Bazaar: The Rise of the Nuclear Poor, which may be the scariest 192 pages I’ve ever read. Langewiesche’s su...
November 23, 2007