Monday, January 30, 2006

Blogging is so 2005

Lately I have been using Newsvine to keep track of the news, and del.icio.us to keep track of links. Obviates the need for a blog, so I doubt I'll be posting here again.

Join me in The Future here:

del.icio.us/TheFangMonster


sussman.newsvine.com (Email me for an invite if you're not already registered.)

I'm still using Bloglines religiously as well (Bloglines is so 2005). My blogroll is in the "links" section of right-hand navigation bar :)

Thursday, January 12, 2006

Do Burned CDs Have a Short Life Span? - Yahoo! News

This an ugly thought. Gerecke says burned CDs have a lifespan of up to 5 years.

I'm sure this guy is a consultant trying to sell a service. But it's not the first time I've heard that burned CDs aren't for the ages...

Read more at news.yahoo.com/s/pcworl...

Friday, January 06, 2006

Buzz: the fantasy tech market game

Heh. It's the game of virtual virtual commerce. Or maybe just E-e-commerce? I don't know, I prefer REAL virtual reality

Read more at buzz.research.yahoo.com...

retrievr - search by sketch

Draw something in the sketch area, and the software retreives Flickr images that are similar to your drawing in shape and color. It doesn't work all that well but the concept is neat!

Read more at labs.systemone.at/retri...

the NXT: LEGO's new line of MINDSTORMS

This is what I want for Christmas next year: the next generation of Lego Robots!

Read more at mindstorms.lego.com/

Fear as a political tool

A strong essay on the administration's use of fear as a political tactic.

"The Administration has managed to get away with the Orwellian depiction of fear as being the hallmark of courage, and conversely, depicting a rational and calm approach as being a mark of cowardice."

Read more at digbysblog.blogspot.com...

Catch -- catch.com -- Blogging Hardcore from New York City

Kevin has some things to say about Catch.com being in the top Google results for "superman+penis"

Read more at www.catch.com/index/P43...

Blogger Web Comments for Firefox

This Firefox extension lets you browse blog posts about the page you're currently browsing. If you have a blogspot blog, you can blog about the page you're on right from the browser!

Read more at www.google.com/tools/fi...