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February 27, 2007

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Yugma :Free Web Conferencing, Online Meetings and Web Collaboration Looks useful. Looks free (tags: tools webconferencing free) Bad Usability Calendar 2007 is here! There was a man I used to work with called Leo, and he preferred Pirelli... each...

February 26, 2007

Templeton bombs

Thankfully everyone's ok....

February 25, 2007

Coping with the Printing Press

Here's a thought. I'd always assumed that invention of the printing press increased the ability of people to pamphleteer, to disseminate new ideas, and to bypass, and sometimes to topple, existing power structures. And I'd always assumed that the Scientific...

February 24, 2007

links for 2007-02-24

footle » Protecting Your Users’ Data with a Privacy Wall Wesabe's Brad on how they protect their client's data. Soon to be a rails plugin it seems (tags: security rails plugin)...

Net neutrality awareness

It's important stuff. Save the Internet | Rock the Vote...

February 23, 2007

links for 2007-02-23

When tags work and when they don't: Amazon and LibraryThing The results of a statistical comparison between Amazon and LibraryThing tags. Explores why tagging has turned out relatively poorly for Amazon and makes some concrete recommendations (tags: tagging usability...

The Expertise Paradox

So you can't be an expert and have a balanced view. From Three-Toed Sloth: "experts need to acquire and store tens of thousands of cases within their domains in order to recognize patterns, generate and test hypotheses, and contribute to...

Back

Well, it's been a long while, and it feels a little odd posting again. Lots has happened - career change into teaching being the main one - but have still been keeping up with various feeds. Had a bit of...