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It seems I accidentally tripped over something new at Google Maps this morning: I happened to be looking at the houses for sale in our area -- a recreational pursuit of mine -- and when I mapped an address using Google Maps, all of a sudden thumbnail photos started popping up here and there. Then…

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Ze Frank, the creator of the legendary Web-video feature known simply as "the show," has a new project I just found out about called "Young Me, Now Me" -- the idea being that you take a photo of yourself in the same pose as a picture of yourself from when you were young, and submit…
Let me make this clear right off the bat: I think the idea of Flickr and the U.S. Library of Congress collaborating on a project to display historical photos is a fantastic idea. As described by Read/Write Web and by the Library itself (and by Flickr), it involves thousands of old pictures that are free…

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I don't want to turn this into a Dave Winer *thing,* (and I don't want to contribute to a "bitchmeme") but I have to say that the release of his newest software tool -- a Mac-only screensaver/RSS widget called FlickrFan -- fills me with, well... a sense of underwhelmingness. I mean, Marshall Kirkpatrick tries hard…

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Erick Schonfeld is right about the debate that has been sparked by photographer Lane Hartwell and her decision to file a DMCA takedown notice against YouTube, in order to have a video removed that had a photo of hers in it (for less than a second), a debate that I think I helped in some…

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