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Study: Blogs haven’t displaced media

From Reuters: Charting the discussion of issues during the 2004 presidential campaign, the study by the Pew Internet & American Life Project and consultants BuzzMetrics found political blogs—online opinion and information sites—played a similar, but not greater role, as did the mainstream media and the candidates’ campaigns in creating “buzz.” The study dispels the notion […]

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Where has the professionalism gone?

I found out about the FeedDemon Newsgator deal because I was looking through my feeds yesterday catching up on news. The first thing I did was check my email to see if there was some sort of announcement from Nick. Nothing. The next thing I did was contact a couple of people who I know […]

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Wachovia and Bank of America security breach

Bank of America and Wachovia are notifying customers that their accounts may have been breached. The theft was exposed when Hackensack, NJ police arrested nine people (a NJ state worker state worker, seven bank workers and a business owner) who were selling the information to collection agencies. Wachovia was notified that the Hackensack police seized […]

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AOL just keeps screwing up

AOL is offering free email: yes another company offering 2GB storage. The only difference (supposedly) is that paid AOL users see an ad at the bottom and AIM users see an ad at the top. WRONG! Screw up #1 – As a paying customer I should see an ad at all. Screw up #2 – […]

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A-List shuffle

I read Dave Winer’s post about Chris Nolan (she said he’s stingy with links) and Dave responded he doesn’t think he is. I don’t care about that:its point #4 that I’m interested in: If you want something read by his readers send an email with a link. People still email with a link? That’s what […]

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My response to Prometheus 6

I want to respond a post made on Prometheus 6 blog. I’d respond there but as I mentioned before, signing in to comment is not my thing. The response is to my comment about niche blogs awards as a way to enter the main stream “delicately”

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I found him!

I found him! I talked to him! He’s alive! I found him! Yeah, I’m happy…can you feel it? Oh…yeah Happy Valentine’s Day everybody!

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Victory…sort of…

I’ve been looking for an old friend for a long time. To make a long story short, I was told he was dead and he isn’t. I was told he was still in the military and started searching for him. I found out he’s not in the military anymore and hasn’t been in a while.  […]