Via Boing Boing : Sound Bytes, Sound Rights: Canada at the Crossroads of Copyright Law, a one-day academic conference at the University of Toronto (details here), Feb 11 2005 Speakers inculde : Michael Geist, Bob Young (co-founder of Red Hat Continue reading Toronto Copyright Confernence, Feb 11
Via Wired News: “Folksonomies Tap People Power” and Suw Charman talks about More on Technorati tags and brings up the issue of Language with respect to tags and Blog’s. I had been wondering about the possibility of using a lang=”en” Continue reading Folksonomies Tap People Power and More
From The Hitchhiker’s Guide Project: The Encyclopedia Galactica used to be the standard repository of all knowledge and wisdom in the universe. That is, until the Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy came along. The Guide scores higher that the Encyclopedia Continue reading Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy VS Encyclopedia Galactica , local version.
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Miguel de Icaza (of Ximian GNOME fame) attempts to “re-balance the force” after AccordionGuy Sexy Beast remix causes cosmic meltdown. Category:Humour; (Via Ted Leung) Update : Joey noticed and added his own chessy tasteful captions.