Cory Doctorow has a very smart analysis in Information Week about why he doesn’t fear Facebook taking over the world. Quote: Every “social networking service” has had this problem and every user I’ve spoken to has been frustrated by it. I think that’s why these services are so volatile: why we’re so willing to flee […]
Posts on ‘November 29th, 2007’
NewsTrust Wins MacArthur Grant
I’m an advisor to NewsTrust, a site where people rate news articles and blog postings for accuracy and quality. So I’m happy to report that the site just was awarded a substantial grant from the MacArthur Foundation. Fabrice Florin and his team have done amazing work to bring the service this far. Now they’ll have […]
Humor: 'Rules' of Journalism
“Jon Swift” offers Journalism 101, a sarcastic, clever set of rules for journalists. Funny stuff….