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Google's Ishtar Moment

31/01/2006 @ 23:09 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Google's Ishtar Moment - Google's Ishtar Moment: "It's Google's big sellout moment. It goes against everything they represented -- something they're now trying to explain away with doubletalk and a quick rewrite of history."

MaxScratch

31/01/2006 @ 23:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : MaxScratch - MaxScratch: for those "hard to scratch" areas I guess

Yahoo programmer say Google to miss earnings forecast

31/01/2006 @ 23:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Yahoo programmer say Google to miss earnings forecast - Yahoo programmer say Google to miss earnings forecast: Amr got himself all famous on the internets!

What do newspapers do????

31/01/2006 @ 23:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : What do newspapers do???? - What do newspapers do????: "The newspaper of the future needs to fight for audience –- fight for its life, before someone comes and takes it from them."

Why Reboot?

31/01/2006 @ 10:09 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Why Reboot? - Why Reboot?: WhyReboot is a small (60KB) Windows application that displays a list of pending file operations that will occur after rebooting your computer. This is useful in determining why an installer has notified you that a reboot is needed.

kayodeok : Why Reboot? Why does that software installation want you to restart your computer? - WhyReboot is a small (60KB) Windows application that displays a list of pending file operations that will occur after rebooting your computer. This is useful in determining why an installer has notified you that a reboot is needed

Rod Begbie : Why Reboot? - Small Windows app that tells you what an installer is planning on doing after the seemingly-compulsory reboot. [via#

joshua : why reboot? - shows you a list of pending post reboot file changes

Nelson Minar : Why Reboot? - Windows software to display a list of what actions are pending a reboot

Interview with the world's laziest man

31/01/2006 @ 05:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Interview with the world's laziest man - Interview with the world's laziest man: "I absolutely refuse to work--have not, will not work. It's a waste of time. It's a waste of life. It's just a waste on every level, and it's the wrong way to be successful."

MSN Falls Farther Behind

31/01/2006 @ 04:09 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : MSN Falls Farther Behind - MSN Falls Farther Behind: "it is becoming clearer that, far from being a credible Google challenger, MSN isn't even in the same league." Shocker!

Have you noticed....

31/01/2006 @ 04:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Have you noticed.... - Have you noticed....: I have noticed many of those things...

How To Sync Yahoo PIM, iCal & Address Book?

31/01/2006 @ 04:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : How To Sync Yahoo PIM, iCal & Address Book? - How To Sync Yahoo PIM, iCal & Address Book?: my phone can't do any of this fancy stuff

AOL Is Selling Access To Your Inbox

31/01/2006 @ 03:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : AOL Is Selling Access To Your Inbox - AOL Is Selling Access To Your Inbox: "AOL announced that they are "phasing out" their enhanced whitelist program and forcing commercial mailers to use Goodmail if they want their mail to get through to inboxes."

Stumbling Tourist Smashes Rare China Vases

31/01/2006 @ 02:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Stumbling Tourist Smashes Rare China Vases - Stumbling Tourist Smashes Rare China Vases: "A visitor to a British museum tripped on his shoelace, stumbled down a stairway and fell into a display of centuries-old Chinese vases, shattering them into "very small pieces," officials said Mo

shock

30/01/2006 @ 23:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : shock - shock: "do no evil" vs. "do less evil"

Early Retirement

30/01/2006 @ 22:10 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Early Retirement - Early Retirement: This article addresses the joys, challenges, and some practical aspects of retiring young.

Nelson Minar : PhilG: early retirement - Reports from his life

kayodeok : Early Retirement - This article addresses the joys, challenges, and some practical aspects of retiring young. The author retired in 2001, at the age of 37 (same age as Rossini when he retired)

Matthew M. Boedicker : the standard tools that rich families use to preserve their wealth down through the centuries

jkottke : Phil Greenspun on retiring young - Phil Greenspun on retiring young. "Retirement forces you to stop thinking that it is your job that holds you back. For most people the depressing truth is that they aren't that organized, disciplined, or motivated."

philgyford : Early Retirement - By Philip Greenspun. One can dream. Two general tips: don't read news/email in the morning or your brain will fill and you'll get no work done; and spend more time with other people to increase happiness -- computer programming is bad. (via Kottke)

Google logo redesigned by Students for Free Tibet

30/01/2006 @ 22:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Google logo redesigned by Students for Free Tibet - Google logo redesigned by Students for Free Tibet: heh

Dell in Discreet Partnership with Google?

30/01/2006 @ 22:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Dell in Discreet Partnership with Google? - Dell in Discreet Partnership with Google?: Do you consider $1 billion over 3 years "discrete"?

How Much Do Search Engines Make From Adware/Spyware?

30/01/2006 @ 18:09 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : How Much Do Search Engines Make From Adware/Spyware? - How Much Do Search Engines Make From Adware/Spyware?: "Google and Yahoo make about $2.2 million per month, or $26 million per year, through this spyware-pushing advertising. That may not be big money to them, but to my eye it’s a lot."

Exploding the conference business

29/01/2006 @ 22:11 UTC

Linkorama : Exploding the conference business - It's already happened

Jeremy Zawodny : Exploding the conference business - Exploding the conference business: most conferences suck, yet we go anyway

Google's DoubleSpeak

28/01/2006 @ 18:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Google's DoubleSpeak - Google's DoubleSpeak: "Google does one thing that really bothers me: it keeps all information about itself absolutely secret and lies and misleads the public to maintain that secrecy. For a company that sees itself as the stewards of the world

Matthew M. Boedicker : Google's DoubleSpeak

The Real Irony Here...

28/01/2006 @ 18:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : The Real Irony Here... - The Real Irony Here...: "But Google? We thought...well, we thought you were different."

Nice interview with Josh "Shake" Schachter about del.icio.us

27/01/2006 @ 23:08 UTC

jkottke : Nice interview with Josh "Shake" Schachter about del.icio.us - Nice interview with Josh "Shake" Schachter about del.icio.us. "I would not say [that I am an] entrepreneur - the enterprise of the thing was always dragged along by the thing itself."

kayodeok : Interview with Joshua Schachter of del.icio.us: 'I want to build something that grows' - The creator of Del.icio.us has big plans for his innovative social tagging site but has no regrets about selling it to Yahoo

Jeremy Zawodny : I want to build something that grows - I want to build something that grows: The creator of Del.icio.us has big plans for his innovative social tagging site but has no regrets about selling it to Yahoo

Make Jessica Alba Hot in 11 Steps!

27/01/2006 @ 22:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Make Jessica Alba Hot in 11 Steps! - Make Jessica Alba Hot in 11 Steps!: I know how to accomplish this in 0 steps.

Google Removes Its Help Entry on Censorship

27/01/2006 @ 19:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Google Removes Its Help Entry on Censorship - Google Removes Its Help Entry on Censorship: What used to say "we never censor" now simply 404s. So much fo "do no evil."

Andy Baio : Google removes help entry on censorship - it's one thing to censor to comply with local laws, just be open and honest about it

kayodeok : Google Removes Its Help Entry on Censorship - Here's what it used to read: "Google does not censor results for any search term. The order and content of our results are completely automated; we do not manipulate our search results by hand. We believe strongly in allowing the democracy of the web to d

True colors

27/01/2006 @ 18:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : True colors - True colors: "Google's announcement Tuesday that it will comply with China's repressive laws by doctoring its search results in that country makes a mockery of those values."

Since the Catholic Church is arguing against using Jesus in beer ads...

27/01/2006 @ 04:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Since the Catholic Church is arguing against using Jesus in beer ads... - Since the Catholic Church is arguing against using Jesus in beer ads...: photoshop some other ads that shouldn't have Jesus

Image: Google China

27/01/2006 @ 01:08 UTC

Andy Baio : Image: Google China - man, this kills me

Jeremy Zawodny : A Visual of Google China - A Visual of Google China: heh

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