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The Long Tail of Economics
Looking back over some of my recent posts, I’m seeing a recurring pattern with the mention of Wired.  Seems I’ve rediscovered what I knew to be a great source in times past.  This time, it’s Wired’s article on The Long Tail, which is actually a …
Friday Dec 31, 2004 | 0 Comments
BitTorrent on Wired
BitTorrent is a wonderful technology for very quickly distributing large files.  The BBC has used it, game makers often use it for distributing large demo files, and plenty of people have used it to share copyrighted and restricted content such as Hollywood movies.  Wired Magazine …
Wednesday Dec 29, 2004 | 0 Comments
Speeding up Firefox
Thought I’d share this bit of information for other people out there who use Firefox on a broadband internet connection.  If that fits you, then check out these tips for speeding up Firefox.  Remember that you’ll need to close down the browser and restart it …
Monday Dec 27, 2004 | 0 Comments
Google ‘Suggest’
Yet again, Google has come up with a really cool idea.  This time from the minds over at Google Labs is Google Suggest.  Go there, start typing, and you’ll see possible results get shown as you type.  That’s pretty damned slick, I think. Joel Spolsky …
Thursday Dec 23, 2004 | 1 Comment
Pricing Software
Joel Spolsky comes out with yet another wonderful article.  You know, all of his that I’ve read have been great and yet his site isn’t a regular destination for me.  Hmm… I think this needs to change. Anyway, his great article is on software pricing.  …
Thursday Dec 23, 2004 | 0 Comments
Browser Usage
As I mentioned in my last post, I’m planning on redesigning the site fairly soon (and I still welcome any help on that front!).  While browsing around various blogs this evening, I came across this post on Simplebits about hiding :CSS: from various browsers.  Specifically, …
Wednesday Dec 22, 2004 | 1 Comment
I Need a New Design…
For this website, that is.  This current design is “okay” and it’s served its purpose, but I really feel it’s time for something new.  This, of course, should coincide with porting the site over to run on :ExpressionEngine:.  So, that’s good and all, but there’s …
Saturday Dec 18, 2004 | 3 Comments
Stock Photography for the Web
Mezzoblue has a short post up discussing stock photos and how there’s really a difference between how they’re used for print media and for the web. It’s interesting enough in its own right, but mostly, I just want to use this as a sort of …
Monday Dec 6, 2004 | 6 Comments
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