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A Visual Look at "Inter-blog-dialogue"
My colleague, Meredith Topalanchik, today coined a new word that describes how word spreads - inter-blog-dialogue.
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Date: 2005-03-31
 
Microsoft Launches Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1
Yesterday, Microsoft made the Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1, which addresses a number of security issues, available to public.
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Date: 2005-03-31
 
Turnkey Podcasting for Radio Stations
New evidence that podcasting is gaining steam. First, CNN covered it. Next, Billboard Radio Monitor reports that Loyal Ears ...
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Date: 2005-03-31
 
Microsoft Launches MSN Video
Has the net continues to become one of the first places people go to for entertainment, be it music or video, many Internet-based companies are embracing this trend by upgrading or debuting features to attract more users.
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Date: 2005-03-31
 
Reveal Those Links, Nielsen Says
How many blogs do you see that spell out the URLs of each link contained in a post? Links are one of the defining elements of blogs.
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Date: 2005-03-31
 
Blogger Jeremy Wright Needs A Job
He is very short of cash, and has many unforseen bills and expenses that he is unable to pay. Following his very well publicized non-admittance into the United States, on a business trip that would have helped both his company and his American client, Jeremy is needing a job.
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Date: 2005-03-31
 
P2P Supreme Court Case Brings Opposing Views To Light
Earlier this week, the US Supreme Court heard arguments in the MGM versus Grokster/StreamCast case. At issue is whether or not the two P2P developers are liable for the actions of people who use their product.
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Date: 2005-03-31
 
IBM To Assist With Cell Integration
IBM announced yesterday they would be assisting others with integration of Cell microprocessing technology. In order to accomplish this, IBM is developing new services designed to help others with the forthcoming upgrade.
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Date: 2005-03-31
 
IBM To Offer Design Services for Cell Integration
IBM will offer new design services to help companies integrate the microprocessor technology known as Cell into a wide range of electronics products...
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Date: 2005-03-31
 
IBM Surpasses 1000 Customers With Data Virtualization Software
IBM announced a watershed moment in the storage industry, surpassing 1,000 customers who have simplified their infrastructure with IBM's data virtualization software.
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Date: 2005-03-31
 
Coffee with a Living Legend
Today I had coffee with Mike Kaltschnee of Hacking Netflix, Ryan Saghir of Orbitcast (a great satellite radio blog I never heard of) and ...
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Date: 2005-03-31
 
CGI Holding Corporation Has A Record 2004
CGI Holding Corp d/b/a Think Partnership (AMEX: THK; parent company of WebSourced) today announced 2005 was a record year.
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Date: 2005-03-31
 
Google's War On Search Engine Spamming
After reading comments from readers and taking WG's advice and reading the whole document, a little title change is necessary. As always, the meat is in the comments, read on....
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Date: 2005-03-31
 
Transparency at MSN Works
MediaPost reports that when MSN unveiled its new search engine, it put up a Web page, Inside MSN, which collects user comments on the product and posts them for all to see.
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Date: 2005-03-31
 
Cookies vs Flash For Client Side Storage
I have mixed thoughts regarding the dispute between using cookies to store client side data [session vars, userid's, affiliate codes, etc...] versus using cookies to store the data.
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Date: 2005-03-31
 
Del.icio.us Founder Quitting Day Job
Joshua Schachter says he's quitting his day job and comitting to del.icio.us, the social bookmarking service, full time.
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Date: 2005-03-30
 
Intel Introduces 64-Bit Truland Xeon Processor Family
Continuing a concerted effort to bring 64-bit microprocessing to its entire processing family, Intel today introduced their 64-bit Truland Xeon multiprocessor (MP) platform.
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Date: 2005-03-30
 
Toshiba Announces One Minute Rechargeable Battery
Electronics giant Toshiba today announced the development of a new lithium-ion rechargeable battery, which may revolutionize the rechargeable battery segment of the electronics industry.
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Date: 2005-03-30
 
Word of Mouth Marketing Relies on Reputation Not Branding
Todd over at the A Penny For Blog, shares some great insights on word of mouth marketing (WOM). Check it out.
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Date: 2005-03-30
 
Fed Ex, UPS Blog?
Nope, the leading expeditors are not blogging..not that I am aware of anyway. But Bloglines just announced that you can track your packages through your Bloglines Feeds.
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Date: 2005-03-30
 
Search Google for Stock Quotes
I know, I know, free stock quote sites are everywhere. But, since you use the Google search field for just about everything else, why not use it to get your stock quotes as well... To retrieve the quote, just enter into the search field the operator "stock:" followed by one or more stock symbols:
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Date: 2005-03-30
 
The Long Tail Will Rise If the Media Charge for Online Content
According to Reuters, a Dow Jones & Co. Inc. executive predicted that more U.S. publishers likely will try to wean readers off free Internet versions of their newspapers by starting to charge online subscription fees.
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Date: 2005-03-30
 
New PDF Tracking Gives Us Pause
If you require registration on your website to download white papers or other "free" resources ...
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Date: 2005-03-30
 
Blaster Author To Perform Community Service
Jeffrey Lee Parson, author of the Blaster-B Internet worm, settled his case with Microsoft today. In January, Parson was sentenced to 18 months in prison for launching a denial of service attack against the Redmond-based company.
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Date: 2005-03-30
 
Google Buys Urchin
Google has purchased the web site stat company Urchin. Urchin is a competitor to companies such as Webtrends which help webmasters track visitors.
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Date: 2005-03-29
 
Technorati Kicks Off
Technorati is quickly approaching a major milestone: one billion links tracked! To celebrate this accomplishment ...
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Date: 2005-03-29
 
WebTrends Sold Too!
WebTrends has announced that it is being acquired by Francisco Partners from NetIQ. Francisco Partners is one of the world's largest technology-focused private equity funds.
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Date: 2005-03-29
 
Halo 2 Expansion Pack Coming To An Xbox Near You
On June 28th, the multitudes of Halo 2 owners will have reason to rejoice. The reason? Microsoft Game Studios have announced the incredibly popular game will be receiving an expansion pack containing nine new multiplayer maps.
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Date: 2005-03-29
 
Apple OS X Virus Contest Cancelled
A contest to develop a virus capable of infecting Apple OS X has been cancelled. DVForge.com, makers of a number of accessories for the Apple family, sponsored the competition.
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Date: 2005-03-29
 
Amazon’s A9 Launches OpenSearch
Claiming, "We want OpenSearch to do for search what RSS has done for content," fledgling search engine and Amazon-owned A9 has launched OpenSearch, a technological bundle allowing content providers, like WebProNews, to "publish their search results in a format suitable for syndication."
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Date: 2005-03-29
 
ING Testing RSS For Internal Communications
You might be inclined to think the first company to test RSS for internal communications would be a high-tech company, Microsoft, say, or Sun.
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Date: 2005-03-29
 
Grokster Case Goes To The Supreme Court
The peer-2-peer file sharing community is having its day in court. Starting today, the United States Supreme Court heard arguments from developers of the P2P clients Grokster and StreamCast Networks' Morpheus.
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Date: 2005-03-29
 
Google Acquires Web Analytics Firm Urchin
Google has announced the acquisition of Urchin Software Corporation, a San Diego, California based web analytics company.
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Date: 2005-03-29
 
goWholesale Launches Community Forum and Local Auction Search
This week goWholesale launched new features on its web site, including a Community Forum and Advance Local Search for bulk online auctions.
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Date: 2005-03-29
 
Study Identifies "Tech-Fluentials"
Burson Marsteller, the PR agency that initially identified "e-fluentials," has release a study focusing on a new e-fluential subcategory, tech-fluentials.
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Date: 2005-03-29
 
Outgoing Links Reveal Internal Blog
One of the major sports brands will use blogs as a part of their event strategy for World Cup 2006 .
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Date: 2005-03-29
 
Silicon Valley Will Never Be Detroit
Steve Lohr's article in the NY Times begs the question is Silicon Valley turning into Detroit? Especially when Goldman Sachs calls 2005's IT growth at 4% and remarks ...
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Date: 2005-03-29
 
Urchin, WebTrends Deals, Now Free NetTracker Lite
Sane Solutions has announced the release of Net Tracker Lite, aimed at the small and low traffic site sector.
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Date: 2005-03-29
 
Initial thoughts On Yahoo! 360
Ok, so i got my invite to Yahoo! 360, their new blogging/sharing network we reported on earlier this month and after a minimal play around with it i have a few thoughts.
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Date: 2005-03-29
 
Sony Ordered To Halt Playstation Sales, Pay $90 Million
A ruling in a US court has caused some major upheaval for Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE). A federal district court in California ruled the SCE must cease sales of its Playstation and Playstation 2 consoles, while paying the company Immersion $90 million because of complaints stemming from a patent infringement case.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
Easy Podcast Tag Editing
If you do podcasting on a Windows PC, you'll find AudioShell extremely useful. AudioShell is a freeware Windows Explorer shell extension plugin which allows you to view and edit music file tags directly in Windows Explorer.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
Supreme Court To Hear Peer-2-Peer Client Grokster Case
P2P client Grokster and MGM Studios are preparing to face in Supreme Court on Tuesday in a case having broad ramifications towards the use and sharing of entertainment-based properties.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
When A Company Can Do No Right
Normally, Jim Hill's predicament wouldn't raise an eyebrow. But since his adversary is The Walt Disney Company-a business hamstrung by years of negative publicity...
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
Blogging Styles
A client of ours was joking around with me last week and said I was the "West coast version of Steve Rubel." I had to laugh...
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
The Number 1 "Matt" On Google
You've heard about renowned bloggers being #1 on the search engines, for their name; "Scoble", "Jeremy" etc.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
New Social Network Focuses On Building Trust
A new business networking service hopes to set itself apart by de-emphasizing the friends-bringing-in-friends strategy of many social networks and, instead, matching up people according to their professional affiliations and interests.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
One In Seven Affiliates Generates High Conversions
Mediapost report on a survey undertaken by Shawn Collins. Naturally, there is no link on the Mediapost article ...
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
Supreme Court Gets Cable Modem Case
In what looks like the makings of busy week, the Supreme Court is preparing to hear statements from cable modem-based Internet service providers about the sharing of cable modem capable networks with competitors.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
Microsoft and EU Decide on European XP Name
Microsoft and the European Union have agreed on a name for the European version of Windows XP.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
BellSouth Awarded Favorable DSL Decision
Telco giant BellSouth was awarded ruling by the FCC, which stated the company was not required to offer stand alone DSL subscription packages, meaning BellSouth can require customers to accept the company's landline service when offering DSL.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
Google Withholding Tax From Adsense Payouts?
News reaches us that some publishers are reporting that Google have been withholding tax on Adsense cheques.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
MSNBC Deploys Citizen Journalists in Quake's Wake
MSNBC.com has launched a special earthquake eyewitness weblog written by readers that bolsters its coverage of the massive quake that struck Indonesia today with on-the-ground reports.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
The Largest Tech Buyout ... Ever
The Mercury News reports on the largest tech buyout, ever. Silver Lake Partners and other private equity firms are acquiring SunGard Data Systems, a risk management software company, for $11.3 billion.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
Nuclear General Is Blogging
MarketingVOX: "General James Cartwright, the man in charge of America's nuclear arms, has a blog, according to a defense industry publication that summarized reports and commentary from military blogs.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
Oodles: A New Classified Search Engine
What do you get when former Excite.com executives, fresh from taking (very) early retirement, reunite to figure out a better way to sift through online classifieds...
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
A Tale Of Search Engine Noise
I used to have a NetMeeting site. It's the reason I still have a warm spot in my heart for Google. I was just telling some people about why Google has a better brand name in my mind than other search engines.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
Office Zealots Start Podcasting
John Durant was interviewed on the second Office Zealot's Podcast. Maybe we should start a list of all the Microsoft podcasts over on Channel 9's Wiki.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
Isn't a Blog Just a Personal Web Site?
I get this question all the time. Finally, Rex Hammock explains the difference between a personal website and a weblog.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
Defining The Relations Between Blogs, E-zines, RSS And E-mail
The best way to explain something new - like blogs for example (yes, they are new to most of the world) - is to compare with things people actually know.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
InfoSpace to Join the Mobile Search Race
Mobile Search is red hot right now, with 4info recently landing $8M in funding for it's mobile offering,...
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
E-Mail is Dead, Long Live RSS
OK, the subject of this post should read: "Proclaiming something to be dead is dead." But I figured this headline might raise more ire.
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Date: 2005-03-28
 
Web Credibility 101: Execs Shouldn't Hide Their Identities
...and call center employees shouldn't supervise ad campaigns. Since this company just contacted me by accident trying to reach either Google or Overture, now I get to trash their website.
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Date: 2005-03-27
 
Blog Posting Frequency and Other Dilemmas
Blog posting frequency is a question, that faces and confounds every blog writer, from time to time. Occasionally, more often than that...
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Date: 2005-03-27
 
Looking at Desktop Search
The Washington Post is running a story on the various DTS apps available. They seem to favor Google and MSN above the others, but the point I found most interesting was this...
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Date: 2005-03-27
 
Blog and Wiki Best Practices
Infoworld has written an article on a comprehensive package on the use of blogs/wikis in internal communications as well as for corporate communications/PR.
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Date: 2005-03-27
 
Videocasting to PSP
It hasn't even been out a week and already there's a site showing you how to do PSPcasts. Videos to your PlayStationPortable.
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Date: 2005-03-27
 
A Conversation with Steve Rubel, Micro Persuasion
Steve is Vice President Client Solutions at CooperKatz, a New York PR firm, and author of the Micro Persuasion blog. He is arguably the most prominent and influential blogger in the PR profession either side of the Atlantic.
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Date: 2005-03-26
 
PSP Launched With a Bang
Sony's new PSP launched with a bang and huge crowds on the sidewalks waiting to get theirs.
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Date: 2005-03-26
 
Google Removes AFP Content
Google is apparently backing down from a copyright dispute with Agence France Presse.
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Date: 2005-03-26
 
Dell's Database Double-Edge
Dell recently unveiled 2 new database servers, systems management software and data center assessment services.
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Date: 2005-03-26
 
Yahoo Messenger Phishing Target
A Yahoo spokesperson has confirmed that Yahoo Messenger is the target of a phishing attack.
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Date: 2005-03-26
 
iTunes Hacked Again
Apple's iTunes was hacked by PyMusique programmers allowing music to be downloaded without Apple's digital rights technology.
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Date: 2005-03-26
 
Yahoo's Efforts to Outshine Google
Om Malik posts a great commentary on Yahoo's ongoing bid to win blogger and techie favor - i've said so before, and i'll say it again: They're doing a great job...
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Date: 2005-03-26
 
VCs Don't Invest In Ideas
SiliconBeat looks at the overhang in venture capital because interest rates have led to a general glut of capital, and wonders if all that supply benefits demand...
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Date: 2005-03-26
 
Google Search Cheat Sheet
I know this isn't much of a tip, but hey, it's Easter weekend so this is all I've got. Google has a Web Search Cheat Sheet on their site ...
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Date: 2005-03-26
 
Feedster Accused of Spamming Search Engines
Tim Yang is claiming that the claim your feed function at Feedster is spamming Google et al...
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Date: 2005-03-26
 
BBC Taps Flickr for Photos
The BBC ran an article on podcasting this week that generated some subsequent chatter ...
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Date: 2005-03-26
 
AFP's Dispute with Google Has Unfortunate Results
Search Engine Guide has details of an unfortunate victim of the recent dispute between Google and AFP (a French based news service).
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
Blog Burnout
Robert Scoble is getting a life and giving up his linkblog. Good for Robert. Marc Orchant also ...
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
The Flickr Analogy
Earlier today, we invited a group of folks to Yahoo for a preview of Yahoo! 360. Danah Boyd wrote a bit about the event this evening.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
Is Microsoft Feeling The Heat?
Well, we are feeling the heat. That's for sure. Oh, but that's just cause we're experiencing a drought this winter and the sun has been out in abundance lately.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
Sending Gmail To Your Mobile Phone
Did you know you can have Gmail forward your new mail to your mobile phone? It's very simple, and takes just minutes to set up. Don't want all your email sent? Apply a filter to what you send.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
Kazaa Case Goes To The Judge
The trial pitting Australia's recording industry against the makers of Kazaa may be coming to a highly anticipated end. With closing arguments complete, Judge Murray Wilcox of Australia's Federal Court is expected to rule whether or not the makers of the P2P client are liable for copyright breaches and lost income resulting from files being shared across the Kazaa expanse.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
Tips For Successful Media Relations
If you're a PR pro, you have your text books and you've done the training on how to relate to journalists and how to handle media interviews.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
IBM Supercomputer Beats Own Speed Record
IBM's Blue Gene supercomputer, while running benchmark software, beat its own speed record by performing 183.5 trillion calculations (183.5 teraflops) every second. The previous record was 92 teraflops per second and was established 6 months ago.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
Location Still Important With Internet PR
An article today reminded me that your location is still very important in getting press coverage.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
Motorola Launches Music-Capable Phone Line
At the M3 Summit in Miami, Florida, Motorola took the opportunity to introduce its new line of music-capable mobile phone units.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
It’s a Fun Time to be in PR
For all the headaches and challenges that blogging represents, it has at the same time brought a new level of enthusiasm and interest in the corporate communications process that's unlike anything I personally have ever seen before.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
Blog Crisis Catches Museums Sleeping
A UK painter has installed four of his own works of art in New York's most prestigious museums - The Brooklyn Museum, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Museum of Modern Art and the Museum of Natural History.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
Podcasting Picks up Speed
Last year, as the word podcast began to spread like wildfire, we took a look at it in several posts here at Threadwatch and despite still thinking that the majority of amateur radio like podcasts suck, i have to confess to being a fan of the medium in many ways.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
My Video Rant For The Day
I really like the idea of OurMedia.org. After all, I want to have a service that makes it easy for me to share my entire life with you. Text. Photos. Video. Audio.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
Yahoo Knows Where Koreatown Is...
As usually happens a search for restaurants leads to a wild goose chase and exercise in evaluating the latest options in local search.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
Is Google Using Several Algorithms at the Same Time?
To analyze Google results on several Google data centers we have developped a free online tool called Google Data Centers Analysis Tool.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
Ten Internet Trends To Watch
Wouldn't it be great to have a good handle on what will happen this year to make sure you could plan around it? asks Mitchell Levy, CEO and executive editor of Happy About, a US publisher of books for corporations.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
File Sharers Find Other Avenues
A recent study discovered 27% of the Internet population has turned to other methods besides the traditional peer-2-peer programs with which to share files.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
Location Still Matters With Internet PR
An article today reminded me that your location is still very important in getting press coverage.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
Japanese Nintendo DS Sporting New Colors
In a slightly muted response to the Sony PSP United States launch, Nintendo released two more versions of their Nintendo DS portable gaming system for the Japanese market.
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Date: 2005-03-25
 
Robert Scoble: I've gotta give up the link blog
Hey, look, it's a Netdisaster. Heh. The aliens have kidnapped me! Seriously, I have something more serious to talk to you about.
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Date: 2005-03-24
 
The Future of WordPress and MovableType
There more I look at the blogging "market" these days, I see things falling into fairly well defined places--at least in my head.
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Date: 2005-03-24
 
Six Apart Moves Forward on Comment Spam
Anil Dash posts an update on Six Apart, the makers of MovableType and owners of LiveJournal and TypePad hosted blogging service's, progress on fighting comment spam.
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Date: 2005-03-24
 
Dear Oprah, Invite Bloggers on Your Program
Many people say that you're not really an influencer until you've been on the Oprah Winfrey show.
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Date: 2005-03-24
 
WebSourced Acquires Smart Interactive
WebSourced today announced our continued growth and expansion will take us further and deeper into Europe.
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Date: 2005-03-24
 
Crossfader: Community Site For Musicians Opens
Crossfader is up now: Crossfader is an online community for the global electronic artist.
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Date: 2005-03-24
 
Is JupiterResearch For Sale?
Jupiter Research is up for auction according to SVG today - Forrester has refused to say if they're bidding but clearly wants the world to know that they are indeed moving to pick up rival analytics firm JupiterResearch.
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Date: 2005-03-24
 
Sony PSP Launches To Large Crowds
Today is the official launch day for the highly anticipated Sony Playstation Portable gaming system, and it has been ushered in with crowds lining up outside of stores to get their hands on it.
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Date: 2005-03-24
 
Yahoo Search And Creative Commons Announce Partnership
Yahoo Inc., a leading global Internet company, today announced the launch of Yahoo! Search for Creative Commons beta (), a service that provides Internet users with access to the largest collection of Creative Commons content on the Web.
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Date: 2005-03-24
 
Streamload Launches xStreamMail
Streamload, the leading Internet service for transfer and storage of personal digital entertainment, today announced the launch of xStreamMail, the first email enhancement system specifically designed for sending and sharing collections of full-quality videos and photos.
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Date: 2005-03-24
 
Microsoft Blogger Scoble Has Fans In Siberia
Wharton's Managing Technology: Blogs, Everyone? Weblogs Are Here to Stay, but Where Are They Headed...
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Date: 2005-03-24
 
Blogging: The Labour of Love and Tough Choices
Reading Robert Scoble's post this morning that he's giving up doing his link blog brings home in a very direct way some harsh reality about this blogging caper.
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Date: 2005-03-24
 
Ask Jeeves StockHolder Suing IAC Over Purchase
According to the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, an Ask Jeeves shareholder is obviously a little disappointed in the valuation IAC has placed on Ask Jeeves.
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Date: 2005-03-24
 
Brand Humanity Webinar Series
What are blogs, and how do they relate to our business? Can you make money blogging...
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Date: 2005-03-24
 
Corporate Blogging Guidelines
Corporate blogging guidelines are fast becoming a staple (pun intended) of many company employee handbooks.
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Date: 2005-03-24
 
Symantec's Hosted Mail Security
Symantec intends to reduce the burden faced by many IT organizations associated with increasing costs and difficulty maintaining on-site solutions, with its Symantec Hosted Mail Security.
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Date: 2005-03-24
 
Does Skype Need To Go Open Source To Survive?
So Skype is revolutionizing the world of VOIP and Telephony in general. With the launch of Skype-In last week where you can recieve calls to your Skype Software through a normal phone number ...
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
The Tipping Point For IABC
After weeks of leadership silence as IABC members and others conduct an open and, at times, volatile ...
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
Tagging in the Enterprise
One of the most popular sessions at PC Forum was the Roundtable on User-generated Metadata.
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
Elephants and Mice Dancing Together
Mark Glaser reports on "the new animal in online newsrooms" - the editor in charge of citizen journalism and blogs.
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
Australian Search Engine in Dodgy Domain Reg Scandal
Australian Search engine Ansearch finds itself in hot water over some particularly ill thought out domain name purchases.
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
Yahoo Mail To Offer 1-Gigabyte Storage
Although the initial hubbub over email storage capacities has died down, it appears as if it's ready to start back up again. Apparently, Yahoo's email service is preparing to offer another increase in member storage, bringing the fight for email subscribers back to the front.
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
PyMusique Team Re-opens iTunes Backdoor, Clarifies Position
The back and forth between Apple's iTunes and the makers of the PyMusique hack continues. On Monday, news broke of PyMusique and its capability to block the installation of iTunes DRM files, which are placed on songs while they are being downloaded.
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
Barry Diller Plans To Grow Ask Jeeves
InformationWeek has Diller's thoughts on what they plan to do with Ask Jeeves ...
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
Google X Clone Gets A Cease & Desist
The English would say that Google "has some cheek". Why? After announcing Google X - a Google interface that clearly copies ...
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
The Difference Between Internal And External Blogs
After eight months of internal blogging Dennis Hamilton writes about how internal blogs differ from their external cousins.
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
Is The Topix Deal For $5 Million or $50 Million?
Bambi Francisco over at MarketWatch is reporting that the funding Topix received from the newspaper companies was less than $5 million.
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
Symbian And Microsoft: Partnership For The Mobile Industry
The mobile industry just received a shot of steadiness, or at least it appears that way with yesterday's announcement of the Symbian/Microsoft partnership.
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
EFF Files Appeal in Apple Suit
Today the Electronic Frontier Foundation ( EFF ) filed an appeal in a case that has broad implications for the rights of reporters to protect the confidentiality of their sources.
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
IBM's Weapon Against Spam
IBM has unveiled technology that blocks spam by identifying the domain of the sender as opposed to looking at the actual content of the message.
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
Dell Delivers For Data Centers
Dell introduced 2 new database servers, systems management software and data center assessment services that bring outstanding performance, value and manageability to customers' data center environments.
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
Respect for Web Developers
Back when I was first paid to build web-based applications (around 1998 or so), the world of Web Development as we know it today did not exist.
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
Microsoft Knobbling the EU
A report from the Enquirer says that Microsoft may have deliberately borked the XP registery on the Windows Media Player free version of XP it's been ordered to ship to the EU under anti-monopoly rulings.
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
Bottom Up vs. Top Down Corporate Blogging
As business blogging becomes more widespread, two main approaches have emerged. There are bottom up bloggers and top-down bloggers ...
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
Is Google Pulling the Deskbar in favor of the Toolbar?
One of my readers asked me why the Google Deskbar page (www.deskbar.google.com) was down so I checked it out.
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Date: 2005-03-23
 
SEO Blog Power: Spread The Word
More and more online businesses and internet marketing companies are finding out the business blog secret.
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Date: 2005-03-22
 
New GM Podcast Hits the Right Spot
GM posted a new podcast to the GM FastLane Blog yesterday - and hits the right spot with content, production and presentation that validates the concept of this rapidly-emerging medium as a business communication tool.
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Date: 2005-03-22
 
MessageCast to Launch Keyword Driven RSS Ad Network
MessageCast, a desktop/mobile RSS alerting tool, plans to launch context-appropriate ads for RSS feeds via a new keyword program that sorts feeds into categories that can be purchased by marketers.
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Date: 2005-03-22
 
4INFO Mobile Search lands $8M in Funding
Mobile Search firm 4INFO have secured $8M in funding from VC firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson.
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Date: 2005-03-22
 
Most Americans Not Familiar With Blogs
According to a new CNN/USA Today/Gallup poll, relatively few Americans are familiar with the phenomenon of blogging.
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Date: 2005-03-22
 
Warner Brothers Records to Podvertise
Congrats to Eric Rice. He secured Warner Brothers as a podvertiser for his podcast.
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Date: 2005-03-22
 
B.L. Ochman Responds to SES Conference Notes Row
As I gave B.L. such a hard time in reporting legal concerns of SES speakers yesterday it seems only fair that we not leave her response simply as a comment in the original conversation.
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Date: 2005-03-22
 
Google Getting Heavy with Google X Cloners
Barry Schwartz posts a translated french email allegedly sent from Google to one of the sites cloning the short lived Google X ...
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Date: 2005-03-22
 
Apple Strikes Back at iTunes Hack
Apple Computer has "closed" (cough) a security hole that allows users to download mp3s from the iTunes Music Store and purchase songs stripped of antipiracy protections ...
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Date: 2005-03-22
 
California State U Hacked, Personal Information Stolen
A massive hacker attack made against California State University may have caused the personal identity information of 59000 students to be compromised.
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Date: 2005-03-22
 
Some Flickr Users Not Crazy About Yahoo Deal
Some in the blog world are not at all happy that their beloved Flickr was acquired by Yahoo.
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Date: 2005-03-22
 
Phishing Attacks Continue To Increase
A recent security threat report issued by Symantec.com detailed a number of the threats facing computer and Internet users.
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Date: 2005-03-22
 
Spam Solutions Still Missing The Point
IBM has announced a new anti-spam initiative today. Surprisingly enough, it is actually somewhat reminiscent of Lycos's 'make love not spam' fiasco of a few months ago.
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Date: 2005-03-22
 
Search Engines using Smoke and Mirrors to Hide Flaws
Over at the ABestWeb affiliate forums X10, who deal in consumer electronics, are announcing a new feature to their affiliate program: A free website, all ready to go. Some of the members are concerned over "duplicate content" penalties and the X10 rep steps in to dispel a few myths about Search engines and ranking penalties.
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Date: 2005-03-22
 
Google Deleting AFP from Google News
According to DMeurope, Google has started removing AFP content from Google News, after the French news agency filed a $17.5m law suit for copyright infringement.
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Date: 2005-03-22
 
How To Optimize Firefox
If you want to set up Firefox on your Windows PC so that it runs as fast and smoothly as possible, and without having to figure out all those cryptic programming commands when you type ...
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Feedster Shares Its Blogging Policy
Even though it seems like I'm moving a million miles per hour these days, I can always find time to check my feeds.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Give Lead Generation Some Respect
Dean Rieck argues that lead generation is the Rodney Dangerfield of marketing - some give it no respect.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
AOL to Launch PinpointTravel.com
AOL are to launch a Beta travel site powered by Kayak, the recently launched travel comparison engine.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Blogging Policies: A Couple Made For Marriage
Last week, Michael Hyatt, President and COO of Thomas Nelson Publishers, the largest Christian publishing company in the world ...
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
InterActiveCorp to Buy Ask Jeeves for $1.9 Billion
I can't leave the country for 2 minutes! ZDNet is reporting that IAC will today announce the acquisition of Ask Jeeves in a deal worth $1.9 billion.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
March Madness
March Madness has an entirely different meaning for me this month, it's just been absolutely crazy, thus my sparse postings here - but don't get me wrong, it's been fun too.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Will GM Blogs Respond to Bad News?
Will GM's blogs be tested by recent news of job cuts at the automaker? According to the Wall Street Journal, GM "plans to cut its North American white-collar work force.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
IAC Gets a Search Box, Acquires Jeeves
Once again, the Law of Noise has proven itself. Ask Jeeves certainly had the promotional volume turned up to "11" in recent months -- and that's loud when you have 4% market share.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Blogs Get Prime Exposure on CNN
USA Today: Mainstream media continue to be wary of Internet bloggers because the reporting and opinions on their Web sites are often not subject to journalistic checks and balances, such as editing and rules on sourcing.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Major Problems Plague OurMedia.org Launch
The launch of OurMedia.org, a new grass routes media social enterprise got off to a less than auspicious start today..
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
AFP Sues Google
Agnece France Presse announced they would be suing search engine Google for their use of AFP news, images, and headlines without permission.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
LookSmart Revamps FindArticles.com
LookSmart (remember them?) have revamped FindArticles.com and added new tools and organization to around 5,000,000 articles - you can now search on a whole bunch of criteria for articles on many topics.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
The Goal: Turn Microsoft Into A "We" Company
Fred, at A VC, says: "Microsoft is the poster child for a "they" company." If there's something that gets me mad it's when I hear this.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Sony Gearing Up For PSP Launch
Sony is preparing to pull out all the stops for Thursday's launch of the Playstation Portable, Sony's grand entrance to the portable gaming universe.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Blogs Force PR Pros to Put Their Journalist Hats On
There's a fascinating article on PR and blogging in today's Globe and Mail. In the piece, Richard Edelman comments extensively on how blogs ...
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
SEO Blog Power Revisited
Blogs are still a mystery to many people. When hearing about blogs, many people still equate them with personal online diaries, or the high profile political blogs.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Q & A With Become CTO Yeogirl Yun
Last week, Become.com sent out a press release that talked about it's patent pending ranking algorithm dubbed AIR.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Blog Event Postponed: So What?
New Communications Forum Europe has been postponed, as you probably have seen on a few blogs. There is a rather interesting discussion going on as to why not enough people wanted to attend.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Hackers Crack Apple iTunes’ DRM
A group of hackers from the United States and Norway have released a crack, which bypasses Apple's digital rights management software used by songs downloaded from iTunes.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Sitting Next To A Senior Sales Guy
Last night on the plane ride home I sat next to Microsoft's Regional Vice President Matt Pease.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Enterprise Strength, Wiki Simple
Socialtext relaunched it's product line at PC Forum with three core offerings ...
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
PC Forum Company Presentations
Trumba: It's not easy being me. You wouldn't know that from looking at my outlook calendar. Trumba is not just a personal calendar or group calendar we help people build calendar networks across communities.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
"We Are Pleased..." An Overused Press Release Expression
How sick are you of the press release expression "We are pleased.." It's been a staple of every press release quote since the PR classic "Man Discovers Fire, Unga Bunga" and even my personal favorite, "Meteor Kills Dinosaurs."
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Why Wiki?
Socialtext developer Chris Dent has a long and well considered post on social software and why he does wiki.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
RSS Not Ready for Big Marketers - Good!
Jupiter Media have released a baffling, but in most respects not surprising report on RSS adoption and it's uptake as a marketing tool.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Apple Blocks PyMusique Crack
As expected, Apple has blocked a recently released hack bypassing iTunes digital rights management software.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
B.L. Ochman in SES Notes Scandal
B.L. Ochman has been getting some bad press for hawking her notes from the recent Search Engine Strategies NYC ...
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Microsoft Details Visual Studio Release
Today, Microsoft revealed details about the upcoming release of Visual Studio 2005, complete with price information and target release windows.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
ZoomInfo Resume & People Search
More niche Search hits the mainstream press as ZoomInfo.com is featured on New Scientist as well as AP today.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Google Backs Down in AFP Case
It appears that Google is backing down in the Google News vs Agence France Presse case.
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Size Matters + Slippery Slope = Trouble Ahead
This morning I listened to a raging debate between Robert Scoble and Cory Doctorow that you can find ...
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Date: 2005-03-21
 
Yahoo Buys Flickr
The first time I used Flickr, I knew it was something different and something important.
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Date: 2005-03-20
 
Scoble: I wish Flickr were coming to Redmond
Jeremy Zawodny talks about why he's excited by Flickr (he blogs for Yahoo and I bet he played no small part in getting Yahoo's management excited enough to get this done).
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Date: 2005-03-20
 
Interactive Corp. Buying Ask Jeeves For $2 Billion
The NY Times reports that Interactive Corp. (e.g. Barry Diller's company) is buying Ask Jeeves, which now owns Bloglines.
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Date: 2005-03-20
 
A Stroll Through Amsterdam Via Flickr
Today is the first really spring-like day of the year in Amsterdam. A hazy but sunny day, temperature about 19 Celsius (about 66 F), so it felt nice for my wife and I to take a stroll for an hour or so around our neighbourhood with my camera this afternoon.
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Date: 2005-03-20
 
What Bloggers Can Learn from Speakers
Blogging is not something completely new. It is just a new tool, as I have pointed out several times.
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Date: 2005-03-20
 
Confirmed - Yahoo! Bought Flickr
Threadwatch have been talking about the rumous that Yahoo! bought Flickr since Om Malik mentioned it last month. Now it's confirmed by Y!'s Jeremy Zawodny.
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Date: 2005-03-20
 
Jerry Yang on Buying Flickr
Notes from one of the first PC Forum sessions, while hanging out in irc://irc.freenode.net/#pcforum just after Jerry said something about how most bloggers are bad bloggers and new competition from real writers will crush us...
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Date: 2005-03-20
 
How Much Was Flickr paid?
OK, now, the little secret about Yahoo buying Flickr has been out for weeks (as Jason Calacanis says it was all over SXSW. So much so that I asked Caterina about it when she was on stage last weekend). Now the new secret that I'm watching my blogs for? How much Yahoo paid.
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Date: 2005-03-20
 
For Immediate Release
Today I had the pleasure of chatting with fellow PR bloggers Neville Hobson and Shel Holtz for their amazing PR podcast, called For Immediate Release.
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Date: 2005-03-20
 
Earn $100K Commission as a Blog PR Specialist (Yeah, Right)
Looking for a blogging job? Live in Chicago? Work in PR? This one sounds like a dream job.
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Date: 2005-03-19
 
My New Geek Hero: Brewster Kahle
Brewster Kahle is my new geek hero. He made a ton of money selling Alexa to Amazon. Now he is giving away free Internet space.
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Date: 2005-03-19
 
More Autolink discussion
Matthew Gertner: Why Autolink (and Greasemonkey) is evil: They may provide fleeting satisfaction, but anything close to widespread adoption is going to create a big mess.
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Date: 2005-03-19
 
Samsung Unveils Six New MP3 players
Samsung has unveiled six new portable MP3 players in an effort to better compete in the digital music player industry.
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Date: 2005-03-18
 
Google opens new site for developers: code
A guy at Google, Chris DiBona, who I've met several times and has always been nice to me, and Greg Stein have opened up Code.Google.com.
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Date: 2005-03-18
 
Microsoft Stiffens Competition with Google and Yahoo
Microsoft the other day unveiled MSN adCenter, which is a paid search advertising system.
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Date: 2005-03-18
 
Pew Internet & American Life Project Surveys Teens Online
More than half of American families with teenagers use filters to limit access to potentially harmful online content, a 65% increase from the number of those who used filters in 2000.
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Date: 2005-03-18
 
Siemens Buying CTI
Siemens and CTI Molecular Imaging have entered into a merger agreement under which Siemens will acquire CTI.
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Date: 2005-03-18
 
Linspire Releases Five-0
Linspire today announced the release of its latest operating system, Linspire Five-0.
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Date: 2005-03-18
 
Is CNN Paying Yahoo for RSS Subscribers?
As you can see from the image below, Yahoo and CNN are running small text links on My Yahoo! that encourage readers to add CNN.com's main RSS feed to their personalized page.
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Date: 2005-03-18
 
Reports from the Linux/Java camp visit to Microsoft
The competitive summit continues. I'm bummed that I haven't had much time to make it over there. It's cool that they let the attendees blog.
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Date: 2005-03-18
 
Google's Blogger out of Juice?
As Infoworld reports like many others today on problems with Google's Blogger tool, the property deal they made back in February begins to make sense.
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Date: 2005-03-18
 
Ego Surfing With Preople
Anyone who writes a blog does a bit of ego surfing now and again. Or even again and again. It's true, isn't it? You know, looking for your name on Google and Technorati to see how many mentions you have.
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Date: 2005-03-18
 
CustomizeGoogle.com Toolbar
Nice, looks like someone took Mark Pilgrim's Butler tool that we talked about a couple of days ago, improved on it ...
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Date: 2005-03-18
 
The Hidden Costs of Long Tail Internet Businesses
Kevin Laws has a beautiful post about the costs involved with long tail business that applies particularly well to many types of website whether you sell products, services, information or community.
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Date: 2005-03-18
 
A Popular Blog Post Can Be A Double-Edged Sword
What on earth's going on? was my reaction at about 3.15pm when I happened to notice the little ...
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Date: 2005-03-18
 
Stores To Stay Open Late For PSP Release
Many GameStop stores across its entire 1,800-plus chain will celebrate with midnight openings on March 24th, officially launching the highly-anticipated release of Sony's PSP game system.
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Date: 2005-03-17
 
Jeansonne Goes To Jail
Louisiana's David Jeansonne recieved a six month sentence for spreading a malicious program that caused WebTV customers to call 911 without their knowledge.
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Date: 2005-03-17
 
Samsung Ups Competition in MP3 Player Market
Samsung is looking to win market share in the MP3 music player business as it unveiled six new portable MP3 players.
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Date: 2005-03-17
 
Google's OS X Site Down After One Day
The Mac OS X-themed version of Google's Web site was taken down only a day after it went up.
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Date: 2005-03-17
 
Sun Wants Java as Open Source as Possible
Sun Microsystems wants to make Java as open source as possible while keeping compatibility and has made changes to its Java licensing.
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Date: 2005-03-17
 
MSN adCenter Announcement Reported by WSJ
I've been speaking to journalists about the new MSN adCenter and they all tell me that they are under embargo until Wednesday. Well, someone over at the WSJ didn't get that memo.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Pubsub Founder Worried About Microsoft's Impact On Syndication Developers
Bob Wyman, founder of Pubsub (my favorite RSS search engine): Microsoft to dominate Blogging sooner than expected.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Yahoo! 360 - Blog and Social Networking Tools
AP report that Yahoo have finally announced plans to join the blogging and social networking game with Yahoo 360, a mix of tools to be released on March 29th that includes blogging, photo sharing and social networking.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
How To Create Your CV For Machines To Read
If you're career searching, you know how crucial a well-prepared CV/résumé is. You've probably read various guides on how to prepare it, what format it should be, layout, use of typefaces, how many pages, etc.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Yahoo 360 Fuses Social Networking and Blogs
AP reports that Yahoo is preparing to introduce a new service that blends several of its Web site's popular features with blogging and social networking.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
A9 Ramps it up with Blog Search and More...
Gary Price adds a little more detail to Danny Sullivans earlier post on Amazon's A9 OpenSearch features.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Video Learning About Trackbacks and del.icio.us
You all know what trackbacks are, right? The pings that you set up between a post on your blog with a post on someone else's blog in order to link the two ...
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Yahoo To Launch Social Networking Portal
A new consumer-focused social networking offering from Yahoo will soon be launched in beta, according to information on the Yahoo website.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Emerging Details About IE7
Mary Jo Foley writes about some of the emerging details about new IE7 - biggest revelation? Tabbed browsing...
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
The Sun Also Rises
Technology Review profiles the impact of blogs on how Sun Microsystems communicates.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Vertical Search Creates Buzz In Silicon Valley
Om Malik writes about the buzz surrounding vertical Search on Sandhill Road. On explaining vertical, he says ...
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
IBM's Mouse Adapter for People With Hand Tremors
IBM has invented a mouse adapter that lets people who suffer from hand tremors eliminate excessive cursor movement.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
WebTV Hacker Gets Six Months
David Jeansonne from Louisiana was sentenced to six months in prison for spreading a malicious program that caused WebTV customers to call 911.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Yahoo For Blackberry
Research In Motion (RIM) will now offer instant messaging on Blackberry handhelds as part of an agreement with Yahoo.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
CinemaNow To Sell Music Videos
CinemaNow announced agreements with Warner Music Group and TVT Records, to sell music videos on a download-to-own basis via a newly launched service, WatchMusicHere.com.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Sony Confirms European PSP Delay
In order to ensure demand in the United States is met, Sony officials stated the PSP's European launch would again be delayed.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Motorola Blames Apple For Lack Of iTunes Phone
The number 2 phone maker in the world, Motorola, was scheduled to reveal an iTunes-capable phone during the CeBit conference, which took place last week.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Increased MP3 Player Sales Continue
With iPod's enormous influence setting the table, the amount of portable mp3 players sold continues to skyrocket.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
WebTrends Delivers Faster SEO With WebPosition Enhancements
WebTrends, the web analytics market share leader and a business unit of NetIQ Corporation, today announced the latest upgrade to the industry's leading Search Engine Optimization solution, WebPosition Gold 3.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Bott's Blot Never Runs Dry
Professional journalists who have embraced blogging are wisely using it to own-up/fix minor errors they make in their weblog postings.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Google OS X [MIA]
Following in the same vein as Google Maps, we now have Google with an OS X style dock.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Track Traffic With Webalizer
The April 2005 issue of Linux Magazine has my Feature "Track Traffic With Webalizer - A Fast, Free and Feature-rich Log Analyzer", and it provides a decent overview of how to configure Webalizer.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
MSN Search Ads To Include Behavioral Targeting
MSN Search will reportedly fold behavioral targeting into the mix of its new sponsored listings program, based on personal information provided by, for example, users of Hotmail.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
New List of PR Blogs
If you want a comprehensive and up-to-date list of blogs authored by PR professionals - and want a one-stop place for all the RSS feeds ...
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Google Loses Trademark Infringement Appeal In France
The BBC News UK edition reports that Google has lost their trademark infringement case appeal.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Details on MSN's adCenter Paid Search Ads
Yesterday, Threadwatch member cornwall reported on the upcoming paid search program from MSN Search called adCenter.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
Mail-Filters Introduces Comprehensive Anti-Phishing Solution
Mail-Filters, the global leader in OEM anti-spam solutions, today introduced the industry's first comprehensive anti-phishing solution.
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Date: 2005-03-16
 
The RSS Opportunity
Susan Mernit writing in the digital edge: The growing popularity of RSS among information-hungry consumers is having a direct impact ...
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
The Pending Spam Crisis For Hosted Blogs
In announcing new data on the growth of blogs as tracked by Technorati - over 7.8 million at the end of February, double the number tracked just last October.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
Yahoo! Starts Syndicating Overture Ads on Blogs
The blogosphere has been buzzing about the imminent arrival of Yahoo!'s answer to Google Adsense.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
Q & A With Brightcove CEO Jeremy Allaire
Recently, I sent Jeremy Allaire a few questions about his new venture, Brightcove. Since the company's not fully launched ...
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
Apple Asks Company To Remove Shuffle Knock-off
Apple representatives asked LuxPro to remove its "Super Shuffle" from its display case at CeBIT.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
IBM Researchers Invent New Mouse Adapter
IBM's researchers have invented a new computer mouse adapter that enables people who suffer from hand tremors to eliminate excessive cursor movement, thereby allowing more normal use of a PC.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
US Airways Gets Second $125 Million Equity Commitment
US Airways has reached an agreement with Republic Airways Holding and its majority shareholder, Wexford Capital LLC.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
SSH Joins Novell's Technology Partner Program
SSH Communications Security has joined Novell's Technology Partner Program and announced that SSH Tectia supports Novell's SUSE LINUX Enterprise Server 9 running on all IBM eServer platforms.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
Jeansonne Gets 6 Months for WebTV Hack
A man from Louisiana, David Jeansonne, who sent around a malicious program that caused WebTV customers to call 911, was sentenced to six months in prison.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
Amazon & Behavior - Predictive Targeting
New Scientist is reporting on patents filed by Amazon on March 8th that will (do?) allow the online retail giant to extract keywords ...
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
Is Microsoft Spying On You With Windows Media Player?
I received the following email from Shane Hanson and I'm not sure what to think. Figured I'd post it out of curiosity to see what my readers think of the accusations here and to promote conspiracy theorist activity in general
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
Marriott International Signs Agreement with Whitbread
Marriott International has signed an agreement with Whitbread PLC to establish a 50/50 joint venture.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
Interview With PR Legend Howard Rubenstein
Jeremy Pepper interviews Howard Rubenstein, the legend who founded Rubenstein Associates, Inc.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
TypePad Access Problems
TypePad have had some server issues during the past few days, meaning that you may have had some problems at times in accessing blogs hosted on TypePad.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
Become Introduces Their Version of PageRank
Become.com is hoping to do for shopping searches, what Google did for web searches.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
Google Local Now Easier To Update
Google has today made it easier for businesses to update their information in Google Local.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
Google Offering Gmail Randomly Without Invitations
It seems that Google is moving past the requirement that an invitation is necessary to create an account on Gmail.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
Co-creating With Customers
Reveries has a great article about several companies that are co-creating products with their customers.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
PSP Gets Fashionable Attention
To kick off the North American launch of PSP, a collection of fashion's biggest talents and rising stars came together under one roof for an exclusive fashion accessories show dubbed Pret a PSP.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
MSN Search Ads May Not Be Auction Based
Goldman Sachs makes a good point: if and when MSN comes out with its own paid search advertising program to repatriate revenues on sponsored listings near search results ...
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
Influencing (Blog) Infulencers
There has been lots of talk over the last couple of months about "influencers", in particular, influencers in the blogosphere.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
Get Used To Transparency, IABC
In yesterday's edition of The Hobson & Holtz Report, our bi-weekly podcast show, Shel and I talked a little about IABC.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
Advertisers: Adapt To The World Of Podcasting Or Die
Dave Winer has a message for advertisers: adapt to the world of podcasting or die...
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
NCAA Basketball Tournament Picks Via AOL
Have you filled out your bracket yet? Well, you might want to take a look at the latest info from AOL Search, showing which teams are the most popular right now.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
Businesses' New Relationship with Google Local
Google has announced the launch of the Google Local Business Center. It provides local businesses with the opportunity to update information like hours, wi-fi availability, etc.
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Date: 2005-03-15
 
New York Times Preps Readers for Monetization Push
The New York Times appear to be preping online readers for their long awaited (and widely talked about) monetization push in a thinly disguised "story" about Newspapers and content.
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
Technorati Sees Blogspam Rising
Technorati's David Sifry writes that part of the growth of new weblogs created each day is due to an increase in spam blogs ...
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
Yahoo Messenger for BlackBerry
Yahoo and Research In Motion (RIM) announced a new relationship to provide Yahoo Messenger service to BlackBerry users around the world.
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
Microsoft Settles With Burst
Microsoft and Burst.com have reached an agreement in principle resolving all claims in Burst's lawsuit against Microsoft.
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
FTC Calls Out Spyware Company
A company fraudulently claiming to detect spyware infections and selling bogus spyware removal software has been targeted by the US Federal Trade Commission.
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
Search Marketing Industry Expected To Consolodate
Mediaweek predicts that we will see continued consolidation in the SEM space, as more companies make the decision to look for an acquisition partner.
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
Seven Bloggers Named to Media 100 List
Seven bloggers have been named to The Media 100 (PDF) - Media Magazine's annual list ...
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
Google Using Ajax
In today's WSJ, Lee Gomes looks at Google's expanding use of various technologies known as Ajax.
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
The Age of Media Personalization
If the 19th century was the age of the newspaper and the 20th century the age of radio and television, this century will be defined as the age of media personalization, says Reuters CEO Tom Glocer.
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
Users Removing Cookies causes Trouble for Marketers
Jupiter has a press release about a new study that finds that up to 39% of users may be deleting cookies on a monthly basis.
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
Study: Non-Traditional Media Attracting Eyeballs
According to the second annual State of the News Media report, blogs and other alternative sources are increasingly caputring eyeballs ...
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
Transparensee's Discovery Search Engine
In Grokking Transparensee, John Battelle of the said the following: This is powerful stuff when you think about it ...
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
The Factbites Search Engine Beta
What do you get if you cross a search engine with an encyclopedia? No, not Answers.com, you get Factbites.
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
FAST Launch New Mobile Search Solution
Gary points us to FAST's mSearch solution for mobile: "FAST mSearch offers a complete solution that addresses the need of the mobile end user ...
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
Cisco Updates Storage Virtualization Solutions
Cisco Systems unveiled significant updates to its network-based storage virtualization solutions.
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
UK Courts Crack Down on File Sharing
The UK courts are cracking down on illegal online file sharing and ordering ISPs to give names and addresses of sharers.
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
Firefox and Thunderbird Top Mozilla's Priorities
Mozilla has decided to focus less on its "Seamonkey" software suite and concentrate on Firefox and Thunderbird.
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
AMD Turion 64 Mobile Technology Powers Acer Notebook
Acer America introduced a new notebook series powered by AMD Turion 64 mobile technology.
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Date: 2005-03-14
 
Brits Invade US Again at SXSW
My RSS reader this morning is full of posts about SXSW, the South by Southwest Festivals and Conferences taking place in Austin, Texas, from 11-20 March.
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Date: 2005-03-13
 
Cold Calling Tips for the Complex Sale
When used correctly, the phone is a powerful way to start and develop relationships.
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Date: 2005-03-13
 
AOL's TOS Change Sparks PR Crisis
UPDATE: AOL PR is listening and they chime in via comments to this post. Click the link below to read their comments.
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Date: 2005-03-13
 
Who Is a Journalist These Days?
NYU journalism professor Jefferson Flanders asks a question that's on a lot of minds ...
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Date: 2005-03-13
 
Engadget Advertiser Program Needs Focusing
Weblogs Inc. is experimenting with a new advertising paradigm called Focus Ads that encourages readers ...
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Date: 2005-03-13
 
Has Flickr Been Sold To Yahoo?
I just asked Caterina Fake of Ludicorp whether it was true that Flickr has been sold to Yahoo.
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Date: 2005-03-13
 
Paper Direct Mail is Not Dead
Jim Logan tells us why Paper Direct Mail is Not Dead. Jim and I talked a few weeks ago ...
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Date: 2005-03-13
 
AOL Says Rumors Related To New TOS Terms Are False
An AOL representive responded today to a Steve Rubel post criticizing new TOS terms via a comment in his Micro Persuasion blog.
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Date: 2005-03-13
 
Groove Goes to Microsoft
Microsoft is buying Groove Networks, a provider of collaboration software for the "virtual office".
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Date: 2005-03-12
 
Apple Joins BDA Board
The Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA) announced the other day that Apple will become a member of its Board of Directors.
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Date: 2005-03-12
 
Nintendo's Revolution to Feature Wi-Fi protocols
Satoru Iwata, the president of Nintendo talked the other day about the company's plans which include its next gaming console with Wi-Fi features.
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Date: 2005-03-12
 
Novell Introduces Novell ZENworks 7 Linux Management
Novell introduced Novell ZENworks 7 Linux Management, an integrated, complete management system for centralized control of Linux desktops and servers.
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Date: 2005-03-12
 
Mozilla Focuses on Firefox and Thunderbird
Mozilla has decided to concentrate less on its "Seamonkey" software suite and stay focused on Firefox and Thunderbird.
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Date: 2005-03-12
 
Apple Loses Far More Than Bloggers
No, the title's correct. Apple hasn't won a damn thing, but they've lost a great, great deal...
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Date: 2005-03-12
 
Clueless Emailing Rages On
Seth points to an ironic mixup by the producers of Spamalot ... And I thought it was ironic when I heard that one of the Jupitermedia brass was heading out to see the show with a Yahoo notable.
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Date: 2005-03-12
 
No More MSN Support For Mac
Microsoft plans to discontinue its support for the Mac OS X client for its MSN services after May 31st.
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Date: 2005-03-12
 
Microsoft To Not Release New Media Center
Microsoft plans to go without a new release of Windows XP Media Center Edition for the first time in 3 years according to a company spokesperson.
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Date: 2005-03-12
 
Boeing Lays Off 9,300
As part of its sale of commercial operations in to Onex, Boeing issued 9,300 layoff notices.
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Date: 2005-03-12
 
Blogging By The Millions In China
I'm talking with Kevin Wen and Liang Lu. He runs BlogChina.com. He says that almost a million Chinese are blogging there.
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Date: 2005-03-12
 
Google Mobile Launches
A Threadwatch reader, Michel emailed me a little earlier to point out that mobile.google.com had apparently, and very quietly launched.
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Date: 2005-03-12
 
eBay the Latest to "Get" Local Search Potential
At first I wasn't sure about eBay's new Kijiji service, essentially an international answer to Craigslist.
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Date: 2005-03-12
 
What About Microsoft's Upcoming Contextual Advertising System?
I keep reading all these speculative posts about Yahoo getting into the contextual advertising game ...
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Date: 2005-03-12
 
Scoble Blog Not Interesting, Register Says
Oh, the Register is picking on me and other bloggers here at the SXSW show: "Scoble seems to scoot around the country ...
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Date: 2005-03-12
 
To Portal or not To Portal? Wrong question.
It seems that the portalization of Google comes up now and then. I just ran across ...
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Date: 2005-03-12
 
Sony Ericsson Introduces Bluetooth Camera
The CeBit conference appears to be rivaling E3 in terms of its "cool factor". A number of technological companies have taken this opportunity to reveal upcoming gadgets and campaigns.
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Date: 2005-03-11
 
Nintendo's Revolution Proceeding on Schedule
Nintendo President Satoru Iwata outlined the company's vision for the future with several major announcements including that of its next game console.
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Date: 2005-03-11
 
Blu-ray Disc Association Gets an Apple
Apple will become a member of the Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA) Board of Directors.
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Date: 2005-03-11
 
SanDisk Introduces 2 Gig Flash Drive, Improves Security
The California-based, portable storage producing SanDisk has enhanced their flash drive line-up, offering a 2-gigabyte model.
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Date: 2005-03-11
 
Microsoft Wants To Reform Patent System
Mary Jo Foley is reporting that Microsoft wants to reform the patent system. There's a major need for this.
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Date: 2005-03-11
 
Customize Google News... Why?
Maybe I'm seriously missing something and you can help me out here. I've been known ...
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Date: 2005-03-11
 
Yahoo To Lanuch New Ad Network
According to CNET News, Yahoo is going to launch an ad network for small Web publishers.
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Date: 2005-03-11
 
Blog Readers Surveyed
BlogAds surveyed 30,079 blog readers and posted its findings today. Here are the most interesting results...
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Date: 2005-03-11
 
New Business Podcast Show Launched
A new business-focused podcast launched yesterday - The BizBlog Show, presented by Jeremy Wright and Tyme White.
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Date: 2005-03-11
 
You Always Represent Your Company When In Public
Lots of people disagreed with me when I said that if you are always representing your company when in public.
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Date: 2005-03-11
 
Scoble's Thoughts On Groove Purchase
I just posted a bunch of things to my link blog. I was reading feeds on the red eye and almost caught up.
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Date: 2005-03-11
 
Judge Rules Against Bloggers and For Apple
AP: A judge on Friday ordered three citizen journalists to divulge confidential sources in a lawsuit brought by Apple, narrowly interpreting who is a journalist and thereby entitled to First Amendment protections.
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Date: 2005-03-11
 
Walt Mossberg Comes Out Against Google Autolink
Walt Mossberg weighs in on Google Autolink in tomorrow's paper (WSJ.com subscription required). Basically his stance is consistent ...
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Coming soon - Skype voice messaging rollout, SkypeIn numbers
More interesting developments with Skype. Stuart Henshall reports in the new Skype Journal that Skype's voice messaging service currently in beta trial could be rolled out soon.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Who's got the Biggest? - Public Site Stats
I'm not sure why, but there's a weird trend sweeping through the blogosphere that when you think about it, takes us right back to the Geocities style hit counters and spinning logos days.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Lunchtime Blogging Presentation by Charlene Li
Forrester analyst and blogger Charlene Li spoke to a packed room of marketing, PR, and other interested folks today at Yahoo.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Microsoft Demos Office Communicator 2005
Microsoft demonstrated its integrated communications client, Microsoft Office Communicator 2005.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Mobile Virus Spreads Through Bluetooth and MMS
There is a new mobile virus called Commwarrior that uses both Bluetooth and multimedia messaging services (MMS) to spread itself to other phones.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
A Closer Look At Microsoft’s Real-time Communication Suite
This week marked the launch of Microsoft's complete revamped enterprise-level communications package. The expressed goal of the real-time collaboration suite is to offer vast improvements over the current state of enterprise communication.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
AMD Introduces 64-bit Mobility
Today, AMD introduced their AMD Turion 64 processing technology to the mobile environment, promising enhanced security and compatibility with the latest wireless technology.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Samsung's New Wireless Devices
Samsung has developed a 7-megapixel camera phone and will show it at the Cebit show in Hanover, Germany.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Geeks Found At Duran Duran Concert
How can you tell a geek at a Duran Duran concert? He's the guy over talking to the sound crew and checking out the equipment.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Listening to Learn
Blogging can be bad for you if you let your Technorati profile go to your head. But, it can also be good for you as well - if you really listen to what the feedback is telling you and apply what you learn.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Google: The Fastest Phonebook on the Web
There are many web phone number directories, but none as close to your fingertips as is Google's search field.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Off-Target Email Marketing
I received a wonderful email offer today from eWeek. The type of marketing email that illustrates a keen awareness of how to make a complete ass of yourself, diminish your chances of success and ruin an opportunity for developing any relationship.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Grassroots Movie to Star Bloggers
What will they think of next. TheWeblogProject calls itself the first open source, free, grassroots movie to support and promote the blogosphere.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Microsoft Tests Web Based Aggregator - Snubs Firefox
Wanna see what might be coming soon, in answer to Ask Jeeves' Bloglines? Of course you do ...
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Customer Service IS Corporate Messaging
How many corporations know how its customer service (CS) department and personnel are interacting with the public ...
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Why Attention.xml Could Change PR Forever
Attention.xml is a new technology standard that's being proselytized by influencers like ...
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Motorola Postpones iTunes Phone
Motorola was expected to introduce its first iTunes phone at the CeBIT trade show in Hanover, German this week.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Managing Hypergrowth
I'm speaking today at a World Financial Symposium event on Growth and Exit Strategies for Software and IT Companies.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Chuq Says He's Not an Apple Employee When He Blogs
Chuq says he's not an Apple employee when he blogs. I think that's a very dangerous position to take.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Cisco Breaks New Ground With Government Affairs Blog
Networking company Cisco Systems launched their first public blog last month. It's a very interesting blog as it's not the type of blog that would immediately spring to mind.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Google News Adds Powerful Customization Feature
Google News (amazingly still called a beta!) has added a very powerful customization feature today.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Apple To Join BDA
The Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA) announced that Apple will become a member of the consortium's Board of Directors.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Microsoft Purchases Groove Networks
The collaboration market just became more competitive. Microsoft has acquired Groove for undisclosed terms.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Blog Headaches at Harvard Law
The Harvard Crimson reports that Harvard's liberal blogging policy has gotten a few students in legal hot water.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Two Surveys About RSS
RSS services company Nooked is sponsoring two new surveys asking questions related to RSS.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Is Apple Feeling Blu?
With the battle for the next generation of DVD formats wages, a number of technological giants have chosen sides.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Playing Tagsy - Folksonomies, Firefox & Search
Last week i talked briefly about Tagsy, a social bookmarking and feed management service that integrates with Firefox.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Better Lead Management Leads To Bigger Marketing Budgets
Marketing Sherpa: How to Get a Bigger Marketing Budget Approved: 5 Steps in 6 Months - Includes B-to-B Search Ad Tips.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
How To Destroy Your Blog
There are several ways that you can destroy your own blog. It might be a slow and gradual demise; or perhaps sudden and decisive.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Nintendo Outlines Upcoming Revolution
Thousands of video game developers in a standing-room-only crowd today heard Nintendo President Satoru Iwata outline the company's bold vision for the future.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Yahoo Debuts Wireless RSS Reader
I gotta try this out. Scott Gatz, senior director of Yahoo personalization, tells JD Lasica that My Yahoo! RSS is now available on any WAP 2.0 cell phone browser...
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
ChameleonReader learns your Bloglines Habits
I got an email this evening from a nice chap called Josh Tyler. He's written an app with a slightly dodgy interface, for overlaying Bloglines.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
CSS Branding Article Reader Feedback
Not too long ago I put up a post about my personal [possibly OCD] tendancy to prejudge a company based on whether or not they used CSS as the foundation for their html markup.
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
Open Source Ad Tags - What dat den?
Back in the summer of 2004 John Battelle was talking about sell side advertising in a post inspired by Ross Mayfield's ...
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Date: 2005-03-10
 
CNET's Guide To Blogging Misses The Mark
CNET News has published a guide to blogging in the workplace in frequently-asked questions (FAQ) style.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
Ebay Battles CraigsList - Good Domains Hard to Find
BusinessWeek reports on eBays sneaky entry into the free classifieds and community market that CraigsList dominates.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
Mobile Phone Virus Uses Bluetooth and MMS
There is a new mobile virus called Commwarrior that uses both Bluetooth and multimedia messaging services (MMS) to spread itself to other phones.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
Samsung's 7-Megapixel Camera Phone
Samsung has developed a 7-megapixel camera phone and will show it at the Cebit show in Hanover, Germany.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
Apple Shares Fall As Competition Increases
Sony has launched nine new music players causing Apple's share price to go down 5%.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
Microsoft Gets Office Communicator 2005 Ready
Microsoft announced the name for its integrated communications client, Microsoft Office Communicator 2005.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
ActivePoint Announces TX5 Discovery Engine System Suite
Contextual natural language search provider ActivePoint announced the availability of its TX5 Discovery Engine system suite.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
iPod Challengers Cause Apple Stock To Fluctuate
A number of companies introducing products targeting Apple's iPod have caused the company's stock to fluctuate, price-wise.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
Fred Durst Sends Gawker Flowers, Drops Gawker from Suit?
Fred Durst has apparently dropped Gawker from his lawsuit over the hosting of his hacked sex video.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
Samsung Announces 7 Mega-pixel Camera Phone
At the annual CeBit trade conference held in Hanover, Germany, many technological giants use this showcase to highlight or announce upcoming devices.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
Video Game Pirates Plead Guilty
Three men who distributed pirated copies of Microsoft Xbox and Sony Playstation games over the Internet have plead guilty to violating various copyright laws.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
IABC Chair Blog Can Succeed
Fellow IABC member and blogger Allan Jenkins posted a scathing commentary about IABC and Chairman David Kistle yesterday (and has attracted a bit of flack in the comments to his post as a result).
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
Is Linking a Sexist Activity?
Very funny post by Shelly Powers via Susan that states that Guys don't link! She references Google's disastrous Autolink and the way it spread around the web.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
Google's Communication Strategy - Wrong, wrong, wrong!
As i navigate around the blogosphere, and the Search forums i keep hearing the same thing: "Google is not part of the conversation".
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
eBay Launches Online Classifieds Web Sites
eBay announced its launch of online classifieds Web sites in select international markets.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
Interview With Nooked CEO Fergus Burns
I've been fortunate enough to meet some very interesting RSS executives and CEO's over the past few months.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
Microsoft Addresses Enterprise Chat
Yesterday, during a web conference broadcast from San Francisco, Microsoft introduced new products aimed at improving enterprise-level chat.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
Dell Introduces Latitude 110L notebook
Dell today introduced the Latitude 110L notebook computer, designed for customers who need essential mobile productivity in a reliable, managed business notebook.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
Microsoft Offers Tantalizing Details About New Xbox
As with everything related to technology and gadgets, once word gets out about an upcoming device, the concerned public waiting on the smallest morsel of information reacts with a feeding frenzy-type of ferocity.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
Microsoft Releases Malware Remover
Today, with a new approach to security at the forefront, Microsoft released a free malware remover tool designed for computers operating in the Windows XP, Windows 2000, and Windows Server 2003 environments.
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
Google Bans Itself for Cloaking
The Google cloaking farce continues. As Danny reports, Google has indeed owned up to inadvertent cloaking...
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Date: 2005-03-09
 
The Blogger Google Fired Gets Hired
According to InformationWeek, Mark Jen, the guy who only lasted a few weeks after a controversy over blogging at Google, has landed an engineering job at Plaxo, the company that helps people keep up-to-date contact lists.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Google Desktop Search Officially Released
A couple of days ago, Google broght its desktop search utility out of the beta stage for an official release.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Adword Arbitrage
Seems appropriate on the eve of the boom's anniversary to revisit arbitrage and bubbles.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Hello Google Desktop Search, Goodbye Yahoo Desktop Search
Finally there's a desktop search product that's actually useful to me: Google Desktop. I had tried the previous version of GDS a bit ...
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
WebSourced Parent To Acquire PrimaryAds
Admit it, you thought we were kidding when we said that we wanted to dominate online marketing.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Desktop Search Engine From T-Online?
According to posters at WebmasterWorld, T-Online is getting ready to launch their own desktop search engine, using Copernic technology.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
An Open Conversation with Robert Scoble, Microsoft Geek Blogger
Yesterday, Shel and I interviewed Robert Scoble, the Scobleizer, in the March 7 edition of The Hobson & Holtz Report.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Mobile Phone Virus Spreading Through MMS
In the past, the few mobile phone viruses to have success have done so through propagation via Bluetooth technology.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
MMS Virus Discovered on Symbian Phones
A mobile phone virus that spreads through Mobile Messaging Services (MMS) has been discovered on Symbian Series 60 mobile phones.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Wikipedia as a Lifestyle
The power of community eh? Wired runs a story on the somewhat obsessive habbits of some wikipedians ...
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
SoCrates Acquired By Toshiba
SoCrates Software India Pvt. announced that it has become a Toshiba group company.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Sony Introduces iPod Shuffle Rival
Before the digital music player age, because of the Walkman brand, the name Sony was synonymous with portable music players.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Durst Sues for the Nookie
Fred Durst, vocalist of has-been rap/rock band Limp Bizkit is suing several websites for hosting clips and images taken from a sex video of him and an ex.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
MSN Messenger Targeted By Malicious Worms
Microsoft's MSN Messenger is the latest in a long line of applications to be targeted by virus writers.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Blogs For Collaboration Between Companies
Could we help Chloé, a French student, to find relevant blog examples? She contacted me to find out if I knew of any blog projects launched to facilitate collaboration between companies.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Berlind: IT Research Desperately Needs More Transparency
David Berlind takes the IT research industry to task in his latest post on the Media Transparency Channel ...
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Sony PSP Will Bring Music To Owners’ Ears
The much-anticipated Sony Playstation Portable, available 3/27/05, has just received news of another feature that will undoubtedly increase an already high "want" level.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
ESPN Wants to Hire Search Experts
Kyle McDoniel, Director of Business Operations for ESPN.com, sent us a note about some positions they have open in the search field.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Competition Leads to the Fall of Apple Shares
Apple shares have gone down with competition increasing from Sony relaunching its Walkman line as well as more pressure from Napster.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Putting Bloggers in a PR Headlock, Good Luck
Tom Foremski at Silicon Valley Watcher shares the first of a two-part series on how blogging throws a wrench in corporate communications.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Should Blogs and RSS Be a Part of Your Lead Generation Strategy?
Scoble's Link Blog pointed me to this interesting article by Pheedo's Bill Flitter ... A Sound Case to Include Blogs and RSS in Your Marketing Mix.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Blogs on Nightline Tonight
Apparently Nightline on ABC is airing a program tonight on blogging. BL has more and Andy Carvin says that he might be featured.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
ThinkSecret Calls For Apple Lawsuit Dismissal
Nick dePlume, owner of the Apple news site ThinkSecret, has called for the dismissal of lawsuits targeting him and his site.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Yahoo To Add Competition to Digital Music Industry
Yahoo will soon launch a digital store and music player, to compete with Apple's iTunes.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
AOL Expected To Introduce VoIP Services
America Online, the much-discussed ISP, has announced they will be introducing voice over IP services in about a month's time.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Yahoo Says Don't Bother Blogging
The Yahoo! Buzz Index blog reports that searchers are increasingly seeking out blogs on specific topics.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
SES Scandal
Yes, I saw the girls and yes, I've seen the uproar about the indecency. I wasn't going to mention it, but Kim Krause gives some thoughful comments.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Blogging Requires Finding Your Voice
Many successful blog writers believe it's necessary to maintain a true voice, where the real person behind the posting, shines through.
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Date: 2005-03-08
 
Doc Searles Weighs In On Google Autolink
Thought he'd been a bit quiet... "Anyway, here's the problem: Google is an advertising company, more than a search company.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Technology Review Magazine Displaying Ads
I'm not sure if any of you have noticed this lately or not but MIT's Technology Review email newsletter has begun displaying small banner ads at the top of each email.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
PDAs Will Become Irrelevant
InternetWeek: PDAs are moving toward irrelevance, a new study by In-Stat released this week says. [...] The devices are entering a stage of serious decline.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
MSN Search Team Taking Flak over SES Party
The MSN Search Team are taking a bit of a kickin' in the comments on their blog entry about their SES NYC party.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Connecting With Others Through Citizen Publishing
You've probably heard these concerns expressed before. You might even have voiced them yourself.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
TV Over IP Feedback
I've gotten a lot of verbal feedback from various technology marketing execs about Jeremy Allaire's new company Brightcove.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
White House Credentials First Blogger
Michelle Malkin: Garrett Graff - contributing editor for Washington media blog FishBowlDC - will make history as ...
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
More People Turning To Online News
During the 2004 presidential campaign, six times as many people used the internet to get political news as they did in 1996.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Google's Grating Silence
TheStreet's Kevin Kelleher talks about Google's secretiveness when it comes to talking to Investors and says that this is all well and good in good times, but Investors won't stand for it in bad...
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Samsung's Big Screen
At its new production complex in Tangjeong, Korea, Samsung has developed the world's largest 82-inch TFT-LCD.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Satirist Calls Out My Teammate Over Client Blog
A satirist at MediaPost has penned a fake memo from my colleague, Meredith Topalanchik, to our client ...
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
The Globalization of English
Newsweek has an excellent feature article in the 7 March issue (this week) of its international edition on how the English language is evolving and changing the way we communicate.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
EU Commissioner Blog "Hijacked" By Eurosceptics
I still think Margot Wallströms blog is a really good idea, but as The Times reports it's not only a positive experience for her ...
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Find Your Blog Niche -- Find Your Readers
The number of readers/subscribers to your blog can be totally irrelevant. A (large?) number of blogs are mainly written for the writer, not the reader.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Apple Can Force Publishers To Reveal Sources
In Apple's Lawsuit against three publications, the judge has ruled that Apple can force the publishers to name their sources.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Google Brings Desktop Search Out Of Beta
There is a running joke about how Google never brings any of their innovations out of the beta stage. The thinking is, if something breaks, Google can always say it was still in beta testing.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
AMD Releases Development Board for Geode NX
AMD released the first development board designed for the AMD Geode NX processor family, featuring the Mini-ITX form factor and a specialized Silicon Integrated Systems (SiS) chipset.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Gizmondo Gets UK Release Date
Gizmondo Europe announced an official UK street date of March 19th for Gizmondo to coincide with the opening of its London's store.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
The Internet Becomes A Viable News Source
A recent report discovered during the election, more people made use of the Internet to acquire their news intake.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
EU Approves Controversial Patent Proposal
A controversial software patents proposal has been approved by the EU Council, but has been opposed by many developers.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Google Caught Cloaking and Keyword Stuffing?
A short while ago, Threadwatch member Adam_C discovered what for all appearances seems to be Google pulling dirty SEO tactics on it's own pages and thus going against it's own guidelines in an effort to rank highly within it's own results.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Samsung Announces World’s Largest HDTV TFT-LCD
At a startling 82 inches, Samsung has announced the world's largest thin film transistor (TFT), high-definition LCD display.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Yahoo Not a One-Trick Pony
While Google may be picking up the "one-trick pony" tagline - with 98% of revenues coming from search - Yahoo demonstrates why they might have a better model for low-risk growth.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Nick Denton's On To a Killer Idea
He is guest blogging this week on his company's travel blog and he is asking readers to send him links via del.icio.us.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Kanoodle Launches LocalTarget
Kanoodle, a leading provider of sponsored listings for content pages and search results, today announced the launch of Kanoodle's LocalTarget, currently the only available sponsored links product built solely for local targeting on content pages.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Advertising.com Ditches Spyware
So called "Spyware" companies get the old heave ho from Advertising.com that was aquired by AOL last year according to the MediaPost ...
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Kanoodle Goes Local
Kanoodle have launched Kanoodle LocalTarget which they say is the first sponsored links program for local targeting.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Google Desktop SDK Opens Up Possibilities
With the potential ability to integrate the capability of Google search into any number of applications, the release of the GDS SDK has caused a noticeable stir.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
NETGEAR Releases RangeMax Family
NETGEAR announced the availability of its RangeMax family of wireless networking products.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Apple Faces Lawsuits Aplenty
The legal teams representing Apple certainly have their plates full at this time. Apple is facing a number of legal matters concerning leaks of privileged information, patent infringement, and those of an intellectual property manner.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Advertising Search Marketing Services
The wonderful image you see here is courtesy of Tim Bray and apart from being pretty funny, i wanted to post it in order to talk about how Search marketing services are advertised.
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Date: 2005-03-07
 
Reader Challenges Scoble to Give Up Blogs for Trade Mags
An interesting debate is taking place in comments to my last post on BurrellesLuce. David Scott Lewis said ...
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Date: 2005-03-06
 
Yak Shaving and Other Blogosphere Tales
Today's one of those Sundays when yak shaving seems to be the order of the day. A day of catching up with much-neglected email and prep for the week ahead.
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Date: 2005-03-06
 
Gawker Sued By Fred Durst Over Video
Gawker is in trouble over hosting the Fred Durst sex video (his phone was hacked) ...
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Date: 2005-03-05
 
In Defense of Thought Leadership
Trevor Cook and David Murray skewer the term "thought leadership" on their respective blogs. I agree with both of their arguments to a point.
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Date: 2005-03-05
 
IBM Has 2,800 Internal Blogs
Like many companies, especially in the tech industry, IBM is no stranger to public blogs with more than 20 employees listed at the developer blogs' portal.
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Date: 2005-03-05
 
BBC News Editor Starts Some Conversations, But It Isn't Blogging
Peter Clifton, editor of the BBC News website, has started writing commentaries that "looks back at the week in the newsroom - and tackles some of your questions."
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Date: 2005-03-05
 
Apple Forces Blogs to Reveal Sources
Remember the ThinkSecret case ... Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge James Kleinberg issued a preliminary ruling ...
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Date: 2005-03-05
 
Strange Gawker Reply To Durst Sex Tape Suit
Gawker was served a lawsuit on Friday by the legal team of Fred Durst. You may recall that he was the second celebrity whose Sidekick was hacked.
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Date: 2005-03-05
 
The Bing, Bang, Bongo Meme
Call me nutty, but I am in the mood to start a meme today. When I was in junior high school back in the log cabin days ...
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Martha Stewart Talks?
She's baaaack ... It is interesting to witness Martha's post-prison strategy with the media. She is being selective on how she merchandises her prison stay, but clearly she is merchandising it.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
SES was big biG BIG this Year
According to Jupiters Alan Meckler SES final figures were something to behold this year ...
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Dude, Where's My Blog?
Portland Oregonian Public Editor Michael Arrieta-Walden tells Cyberjournalist his readers routinely call or write "to cite stories they've seen blazing the Web ...
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Video Games Get New ESRB Rating
In an effort to help parents tell the difference between games with mature content and those without, the Entertainment Software Rating Board has introduced a new rating standard.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Google Autolink Prevented by JavaScript
Chris Ridings pings me to let me know about an effort underway to get Google to provide an opt-out to the controversial AutoLink tool.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Court Rules For Apple: Bloggers Must Reveal Sources
A court in San Jose, California has ruled in favor of Apple in their case against bloggers who leaked privileged company information.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Judge Forces Apple Blogs to Reveal Sources
The Mercury News reports that "in a case with implications for the freedom to blog," a judge tentatively ruled Thursday that Apple can force three online publishers to surrender the names of confidential sources who disclosed information about the company's upcoming products late last year.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Anyone use Jeeves for Image Search?
Because they say they've improved it: Until this week, we relied exclusively on the relevance algorithms provided by our partner Picsearch, which provides the roughly 500 million-image index for Ask Jeeves.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Podcasting Is Music To the Ears
Podcasts are making audio blogging a reality for many bloggers. By starting a podcast version of a blog, the blogger is adding independent radio to their already existing personal publishing.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Microsoft's Key Windows Architect Defects To Google
According to Microsoft Watch, Mark Lucovsky, one of Microsoft's key Windows architects, has defected to Google.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Be On The Lookout For Skype Hot Spots
Skype, the free VoIP service, and Broadreach Networks have announced a partnership allowing Skype members to use its services in one of the many Broadreach WiFi hotspots.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Most Americans Don't Read Blogs, So What?
A CNN/Gallup Poll finds that more than three-quarters of Americans - 76 percent - said they use the Internet, but only 26 percent said they were "very familiar" or "somewhat familiar" with blogs.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
.us Domains - No More Privacy
Wired report that you will no longer be able to register .us domain names via a proxy to protect your identity. .com .net and .org are unaffected ...
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
FCC Steps In Against VoIP Blocking Phone Company
A North Carolina phone company has been fined by the FCC for blocking customers from making VoIP calls.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
EU Prepared To Approve Software Patent Bill
A controversial bill concerning patents of innovations in software development is expected to approved by the EU.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Google May Launch UPC Code Autolinks
This is getting ridiculous. Marissa Mayer from Google told the Washington Post (reg. required) that more Google Toolbar autolinks are in the works, probably using other numbers you can already type into Google's query box to get special results.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Exposing False Predictions
There's an old saying that you can complain about the weather, but you can't do anything about it.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Links are Relationships
Two very disturbing developments in regulating the blogosphere -- one puts a price on ...
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Does Google have a Goal?
Interesting post at Aways-On that runs through a whole barrage of Google services, Betas and improvements to demonstrate that none of them appear to have any short-medium term profit making capabilities.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
There Is No Template For Executive Blogs
A story in the Financial Times earlier this week (title: "Why executives should steer clear of the blogosphere" - paid sub needed to read it) took a critical look at a few blogs by senior company executives, and mentioned a senior HP exec with a blog that I hadn't seen before.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Yahoo Lauches Games Studio for Mobile Phones
Yahoo has launched a Yahoo Games Studio to develop video games for mobile phones.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Netscape Releases Beta Version Of Their Upcoming Browser
There is something to be said about persistence. A never-say-die attitude can make a company continue to improve a product many perceived as being dead.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Competition in Search
If you want to see just how competitive the search space has gotten, you need look no further than the complete mix of tools that I use on a regular basis.
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
BurrellesLuce Monitors a Mere 1000 Blogs
BurrellesLuce, a popular clipping service used by the PR industry, put out a press release this week ...
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Date: 2005-03-04
 
Harvard Business Review Calls Blogs a Breakthrough Idea for 2005
The February issue of Harvard Business Review, available only for sale online, lists the breakthrough ideas for 2005.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
NY Times To Open Its Grand Old Archive
David Weinberger breaks the news of the news, where the NY Times will open its grand old archive in the form of definitive topic pages.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
New Jersey's Cameraphone PR Nightmare
Picturephoning reports that The Board of Education in Jersey has a major PR nightmare on their hands thanks to a student with a cameraphone.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
MSN To Use Your Files To Personalize Search?
WebProNews Editor's Note: Microsoft is kicking an idea around about developing a personalized search function on MSN Search using personal content stored on an individual's computers.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Firefox Extensions Add Great Functionality
One of the great things about Firefox is the vast range of extensions you can add it to. These are little applications that you install into the browser which give you some great additional functionality.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
SES, or Hell?
Great conference, as usual. From hearing Danny interview Jerry Yang, to learning new things from the panelists on the Compelling Ads and Landing Pages session ...
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Microsoft AntiSpyware is Spyware?
A couple of weeks back, we reported on a sneaky M$ patch that was reseting users homepages to MSN.com as well as fixing bugs...
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Dr. Phil vs. the Soviet Union
Lucy Kellaway wrote a terrific piece on CEO blogging for the Financial Times. Her thesis is that the key point about executive blogs is risk.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Intel Eyes Mobility Platforms
Microprocessor developer supreme Intel is currently in the midst of their annual Intel Developer Forum, a platform for the company to highlight upcoming technologies and future goals.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Intel Flashes IDF Attendees
During IDF, Intel's developer forum, the company uses the platform to detail a number of innovations and upcoming releases.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Visiting Yahoo! Japan
In about 5 hours I hop on a flight from San Jose to Japan. I'm visiting Yahoo! Japan for a few days.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Observer Blog Is Just The Start
The Observer newspaper in the UK started a blog last weekend, as I commented on earlier this week.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Google Bashing In Vogue
I had no idea. I mean, it wasn't on my calendar and I'm sure I didn't see the search engines create a special logo to mark the event; but it appears that this week is Chicken Little Week.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Paid Search Backlash - Earn Rupees!
John Battelle talks about a paid search backlash this morning ... I don't know how you all feel out there, but I sense a backlash of sorts building toward paid search.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Symantec Awarded Anti-virus Patent
Internet security specialists, Symantec, yesterday received rights to a patent for a protective system that enables the detection of complex viruses, worms, and spyware.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
RealNetworks Releases A Real Patch
RealNetworks, makers of the much-discussed Real Player, have released a patch addressing a number of security issues related to the media player.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Blogs & Wikis: Technologies For Enterprise Applications
The Gilbane Report provides an in-depth look on how to use blogs and wikis in the corporate world.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Hacking Netflix Blogger Interviewed
Keith O'Brien at PRWeek.com has a terrific interview with one of my favorite bloggers ...
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Intel Pentium 4 Becoming Obsolete
With Intel putting more focus on dual-core processors and 64-bit processing capabilities, some are wondering what's going to come of the existing Pentium 4 processor line.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
New Phishing Law Could Net Offenders 5 Years
Democratic Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) introduced an anti-phishing bill that would increase punishments for convicted offenders.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Google Offers Inside Look At Operations
At the EclipseCon 2005 conference, a noted Google engineer offered a rare look at how Google approaches their method of operations during a keynote speech.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Feds to Regulate Blogs?
Federal Election Commissioner Bradley Smith tells CNET that bloggers and news organizations could soon risk the wrath of the federal government if they improperly link to a campaign's Web site.
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Click Fraud Making Headlines Again
Two major headlines today on click fraud, the first comes from Mediapost reporting from SES NY who say ...
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Date: 2005-03-03
 
Search Marketers Clueless about Blogs
B.L. Ochman reporting on the interest in Blogs at Search Engine Strategies in New York City ...
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
CEOs Who Jump Into Conversations
David Berlind is smack-down impressed by a CEO who jumped on to his blog to get into a dialogue challenging her software...
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
Technorati Searchlet Broken
I started testing the new Technorati searchlet in January. This is a bit of code you stick on your blog that gives you a Technorati-based search capability for your blog.
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
Event Blogging as a Business Model
I was talking to a friend on IM who was wondering why I wasn't at SES NYC and he said that perhaps his company should have sponsored Threadwatch's attendance ...
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
Phone Companies Feeling the Pinch From VoIP
BBC News: Dutch phone company KPN has announced plans to cut 8,000 jobs over the next five years after it reported a sharp drop in annual profits.
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
Podvertising the Message
BusinessWeek blogs that as advertisers get more interested in podcasting, one way to get their brand messages in without polluting the medium would be to write and produce interesting radio plays that are entertaining so that podcastees don't mind the embedded message.
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
Blog Traffic Builders: Ideas That Work
Blog visitor traffic is important to many bloggers. While readership numbers aren't important to every blogger, many blog owners are attempting to build their visitor totals as much as possible.
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
How To Use Gmail as a Personal File Server
From enGadget comes this neat looking way of using your Gmail account as a personal file server ...
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
Connections Create Value From Content
"Show me the content!" asks Joël Céré in response to our announcement yesterday on the launch of Blogging Planet.
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
Weird? Baskin Robbins Celebrates Yahoo!'s 10th Birthday...
Yahoo!'s 10th birthday is today. To celebrate, they're giving away... a scoop of ice cream, courtesy of Baskin Robbins.
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
Yahoo! - 10yrs Old Today!
Yep, Yahoo! is 10yrs old today, ahh... makes you think of scabby knees and catapults no? (jumpers for goalposts...)
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
Sony Announces Walkman-powered Mobile Phone
Yesterday in London, Sony Ericsson announced they would be entering the portable music/phone hybrid market with the introduction of the W800.
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
Bill Gates Awarded Honorary Knighthood
Queen Elizabeth II, monarch of Great Britain, has bestowed one of the country's highest honors on Microsoft CEO, Bill Gates.
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
ATI Debuts HyperMemory Graphics Card
As with everything related to technology and consumers, graphic card developers are in pitched battle to decide which company produces the dominant technology.
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
Basic SEO Answers For CFDynamics' Newsletter
I just completed a question and answer session with CFDynamics, a ColdFusion Hosting company. The questions were geared towards their hosting customers with a basic understand of the search engines but little or no understand of search engine optimization or search marketing
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
EnCirca .pro Creates New Online Marketing Opportunities
Addressing a major Web marketing challenge facing small business professionals, EnCirca, Inc., today unveiled a new .pro service...
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
Intel Spotlights Dual-Core, 64-Bit Processing
At the Intel Developer Forum, the host company invited visitors to: Learn; Connect; Achieve; and to Geek Out. Intel also took some time to discuss their view of upcoming technologies.
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
Microsoft Scores Reversal of Eolas Ruling
A federal appeals court has reversed a judgment against Microsoft concerning a lawsuit that awarded Eolas Technologies $250 million.
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
Link Policy and Building Traffic
I'm getting enough emails for reciprocal link exchanges that I thought I'd take a moment to write out my link policy here on my blog.
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
Transparency Key To Successful Business Relations
There is a risk that corporate blogs become just another channel in the corporate communications mix.
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Date: 2005-03-02
 
WSJ Extols Business Blogging
Wall Street Journal: The blog as business tool has arrived. Some eight million Americans now publish blogs and 32 million people read them ...
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
Yahoo! Search Web Services Launch!
Yeay ... I'll write more about this later, but it's really late in NYC, I'm stuck on bluetooth/verizon since the Hilton's network sucks, and I'm getting tired.
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
Overture - The Brand that was Never Meant to Be
First we had GoTo.com, then Overture, now... Yahoo! Search Marketing Solutions Pamela Parker reports for Clickz ...
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
Skype Approaches a Crossroads
Is Skype reaching a sort of crossroads with its internet phone service in terms of customer satisfaction ...
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
Yahoo Introduces Yahoo Search Developer Network
Yahoo Inc. a leading global Internet company, today announced the launch of the Yahoo! Search Developer Network...
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
Nintendo To Ship GBA SP Earlier Than Expected?
While the Nintendo DS gaming system has only recently hit the consumer market, information about a release of a new version of their Game Boy Advanced system has started to surface.
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
Nokia Debuts 3 New Mobile Units
With eyes on mid-level quality, today Nokia introduced 3 new mobile phone units, bringing multimedia and Nokia's excellent track record with usability to consumers without the big-ticket price.
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
Blogging Planet Launched
Today marks the beginning of a new venture that brings together four European-based communication professionals to offer organizations something a little different in the field of communication consulting and communication technology.
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
The unGoogle - Wired Talks to Terry Semel
Terry Semel, Yahoo's Chairman and CEO has been whispering sweet nothings in Wired's ear about Yahoo's strategy and where it differs to Google.
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
A Lead Generation Fable
You are stranded in a desert. There is no civilization visible and worse still, you have no food or water.
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
Internet turns Porn Industry Mainstream?
The BBC are running an interesting story about the porn industry's mainstreaming over the internet.
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
Q & A With iUpload CEO Robin Hopper
I honestly didn't "get it". All the recent hype around iUpload bewildered me and I was unable to figure out what everyone was talking about.
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
Hitachi to Double CE Hard Drive Shipments
Hitachi Global Storage Technologies is rallying company resources to more than double the total shipment of CE hard drives in 2005.
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
Microsoft Brings In Outside Marketing Expert For Longhorn
The Financial Times reports today that Microsoft has hired Michael Sievert, a marketing expert who was most recently chief marketing officer of AT&T Wireless, to be in charge of bringing Longhorn to market.
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
Brightcove - The Future of IP Video?
Om Malik reports on Jeremy Allaire's new IP Video project Brightcove. Jeremy is the guy behind ColdFusion of course ...
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
Is Corporate Blogging a Skillset Yet?
The title question is Steve Shu's. He's searched Monster.com to find out if blogging is an actual skillset, something employers ask for in their job postings.
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
Bloggers Key In Corporate Knowledge Management?
Bloggers could act as Subject Matter Experts internally. In that way, they could become key players in an organization's knowledge management.
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
Romano Prodi The Next Top European Politician To Start A Blog
More and more leading European politicians starts blogging. I've reported before about commissioner Margot Wallströms ...
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
EMC Unveils Centera Search and Reporting Software
EMC has unveiled software that allows customers to more effectively search, retrieve and utilize active enterprise archives created with EMC Centera content addressed storage (CAS).
Directory: > News > eBusiness News
Date: 2005-03-01
 
Mac Daddy Remembered By Bloggers
Jeff Raskin known as the founder of the Mac has sadly passed away this week. Many bloggers have commented on his death and have in effect created an internet memorial honoring Jeff's genius.
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
Businesses Blogging ... or Not
It's always great to me one paper will publish a "businesses are adopting blogs" article - this time ...
Directory: > News > eBusiness News
Date: 2005-03-01
 
Yahoo's Tim Mayer Proposes More Tags
The Index Summit session had a heavy focus on the new "nofollow" tag that allows a site owner to tell the search engines that a particular link ...
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Date: 2005-03-01
 
The Diminishing Slashdot Effect
BusinessWeek is running a piece on Slashdot's diminishing "slashdot effect" - citing analysts and site owners that are saying a link from the grandfather tech site no longer means what it once did to the sites it links to.
Directory: > News > eBusiness News
Date: 2005-03-01
 
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