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Posts on ‘June 6th, 2006’

Reporting Badware from the Trenches

My colleagues at, a Berkman Center project, report: Thousands of visitors to have shared their badware experiences with us since we launched. From their stories, we’ve identified and tested four applications that contain annoying or objectionable behaviors. The idea here is that people — perhaps we can call them citizen journalists for this […]

Easy Way to Record Skype Conversations

Just installed Call Recorder, a new Skype add-on (Mac OS X only) that lets me record both sides of a voice call as a QuickTime file. The application comes with a utility that converts the file to an MP3. With QuickTime Pro, each side of the call can be separated into a channel, which is […]