Month: March 2008

  • WordPress 2.5 First Impressions

    WordPress 2.5 First Impressions

    My initial impressions of the new Wordpress 2.5 Blog Engine

  • NYC Pillow Fight 2008

    NYC Pillow Fight 2008

    The annual NYC pillow fight was this past Saturday, March 22nd in Union Square.

  • Search Engine Strategies 2008 – 2 Questions

    Search Engine Strategies 2008 – 2 Questions

    Last week was then annual Search Engine Strategies New York conference. It’s billed as “the intersection of search, marketing & commerce”, and includes talks, panels and discussion on many aspects of the online search world – both Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Search Engine Marketing (SEM). I work in SEO, and attended most of the…

  • News from the Moon – Lunar Ark and the Mythbusters

    News from the Moon – Lunar Ark and the Mythbusters

    Two interesting pieces of “News from the Moon” lately. First, European Space Agency scientists, at a conference in Strasbourg last week, discussed the possibilities of building a “Lunar Doomsday Ark” on the moon. The concept is to have a repository of all the necessary information needed to rebuild civilization on earth, should a catastrophic event…

  • Is Road Runner snooping my internet?

    Surfing the web a few minutes ago, I accidentally typed in a URL incorrectly. Instead of a normal 404-not found error page, lo and behold, I got this Road Runner Internet “Website Suggestions” page. What’s going on here? Is Road Runner really snooping my web traffic that aggressively? This is the first time I’ve seen…

  • Nike+ to be integrated into gym equipment

    It’s great that the industry is finally getting on board with the Apple+Nike tech partnership, and starting to work the technology into gym equipment. I’ve been using the Nike+ situation since day one, and it’s motivating to have as much data as possible available to me when I run.. both at the gym, and out…

  • Should you have a company profile page on Wikipedia?

    Should you have a company profile page on Wikipedia?

    A friend of mine recently asked me about whether or not she should make a Wikipedia page for her company. Here’s my response… Choose carefully. Having a corporate wikipedia page can be a mixed blessing. On one hand, its great to have public info out there descibing all the wonderful services your company offers, interesting…