Short links for February 27th, 2008

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on February 27th, 2008: The Ebb and Flow of Movies: Box Office Receipts 1986 – 2007 – Here’s a look at how movies have fared at the box … read more

Short links for January 30th, 2008

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on January 30th, 2008: Paul McGuinness (U2’s Manager) speaks out at Cannes – Not everyone is equally excited about recent “pay what you like” business models. The orchestral … read more

Short links for January 27th, 2008

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on January 27th, 2008: PocketGuitar – A virtual guitar for iPhone and iPod touch. You can even have guitar sessions with the songs in your iPod! PocketGuitar – … read more

Short links for January 16th, 2008

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on January 16th, 2008: Mark Richards – Core Memory – An unprecedented combination of computer history and striking images, Core Memory reveals modern technology’s evolution through the world’s … read more

Thriving Office – A soundtrack of an office

Just the other day I read a post on how the stigma of the home office is vanishing. Clive writes: Do you work from home? When you answer the phone, do you try to pretend … read more

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Short links for August 8th, 2007

Some interesting things I bookmarked on del.icio.us on August 8th, 2007. Eight-million-year-old bug is alive and growing – An 8-million-year-old bacterium that was extracted from the oldest known ice on Earth is now growing in … read more

Espresso Book Machine, prints free books on demand

The Espresso Book Machine is an ATM for books that prints and binds any title on the spot within minutes from a digital file. The first Espresso Book Machine was installed and demonstrated at the … read more

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$225,000 for a packing lot… errr parking space!

It’s getting a bit crowded where I live, and real estate is beginning to look pretty much out of reach for young people with an average income. It could always be worse though… Cynthia Habberstad, … read more

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Sicko has health care industry worried

The health care industry can’t be too excited about Michael Moore’s latest film Sicko, a documentary style movie (which opened June 29th) that shows Moore’s point of view on the US health care industry. From … read more

Recording companies: how much longer can they exist?

Rolling Stone has an article on The Record Industry’s Decline. It seems record companies mainly have themselves to blame… From the article: “They left billions and billions of dollars on the table by suing Napster … read more

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eBay pays $75 million for StumbleUpon

Auction site eBay is paying $75 million to buy social web discovery service StumbleUpon. eBay senior director Michael Buhr said: StumbleUpon is a great fit within our goal of pioneering new communities based on commerce … read more

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