Monthly Archives: August 2012

The Republican fallacy

I watched the Republican speeches last night. There were lots of repeating themes, but one that caught my ear that I haven’t heard anyone else comment on is that President Obama should not blame President Bush for his problems. He … Continue reading

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There’s so much to hate in Romney

I watched the Republican convention last night. I’ve watched many of them, dating back to Nixon. I’ve voted Republican, always holding my nose, because I found the Democratic alternative so abhorrent. But last night was over the top. Here’s a … Continue reading

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Thread: I’m putting together a new World News river, and could use suggestions for feeds to add. Thanks!

I’m putting together a new tabs.mediahackers.org panel, a world news river.

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Where Apple and Twitter are headed

Sometimes it helps to draw a picture to summarize where these big companies are going. Because you can’t evaluate them as static things. They’re in motion. Note that of course a lot of other companies are going there too. But … Continue reading

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Thread: If you want to start a discussion, write a blog post.

This is just common sense.

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Worknote: Rivers in OPML.

Dodyg wants to represent rivers in OPML. This is good. We already do this in the worldoutline software.

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Dear news orgs, re Twitter

Some thoughts about Twitter in late summer 2012, re the news industry. Twitter is starting to get aggressive and territorial with news organizations the same way it’s been with developers. We’re all in the same boat re Twitter. They just … Continue reading

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