From the monthly archives:

December 2006

It will be interesting to see whether there's any kind of official response from Google (apart from Matt Cutts' post) to the recent kerfuffle (or perhaps it's more of a brouhaha) over the "tips" that have started appearing at the top of its search pages -- the ones that direct people to download Picasa, or…

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LeeAnn Prescott from Hitwise has a much-discussed report about Google's blog search getting a greater "market share of web visits" (Hitwise terminology for a combination of page views and visitors) than Technorati, the original blog search engine. This has led Om Malik, among others to write Technorati's eulogy. I'm not sure whether the ascendence of…

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Just checked in with Techmeme after a few days of eggnog and tobogganing, and what did I find but another ethical dilemma brewing, this time courtesy of Microsoft (although Edelman appears to have played a role as well). I predict that the blogosphere-as-ethical-minefield meme will continue to be a hot topic in the year to…

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by Mathew on December 25, 2006 · 1 comment

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Just a quick note to my legions of devoted fans to say that posting will likely be sporadic over the next few days, as a result of the combined holidays of Christmas, Hanukah, Kwanzaa and Festivus -- all of which I have chosen to celebrate, in an attempt to accumulate as many presents and as…

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