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Authenticity Reloaded

March 1, 2006

The Sex Pistols were invited to be inducted this year into the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame.

They left an official response on their website. 

A copy is below.


Know More Media’s Coverage of Search Engines Strategies Conference: A Review

February 27, 2006


Know More Media’s is providing realtime coverage of the Search Engine Strategies (SES) Conference & Expo going on now till March 2nd. Good work being done by Marshall Sponder.

I know nothing about search engine strategy and found myself reading post after post. You can’t get a more ringing endorsement of a job well done than that.

There are just a few problems:


This Day In Remix

February 27, 2006

things I was thinking about writing about but realized they were too short for a post…


1938 Media uses video regularly on their posts. (yeah!) But since they use apple quicktime I have to wait for it to load. (awww!)

suggestion: Add a logo to the clips. Upload it to YouTube. The quality will suffer (awww!) But folks can share the clips with others. (yeah!)


The Duncan Riley Farewell Tour

February 25, 2006

So this is how it ends.

Duncan RileyBlogosphere Hall Of Fame candidate (oh, they’ll be one!) gives his farewell speech thanking everyone from Christian Churmlish of Radio Free Blogistan to Darren Rowse. (God nor Jesus were mentioned but we’ll assume they’re still basking in the glow of being mentioned several times at the Source Awards.)


Word On The Street:An Open Letter To Web Future Guys From Us Regular Cool User Guys

February 24, 2006


I’m not a tech guy.

I’m just a regular dude with a music background and an interest in new media. I read with interest those folks who obviously know a lot more than me about whats going on.

But these folks sometimes seem to miss something kinda important.



The Train Wreck Formerly Known As Google and The Art Of Staying Famous

February 23, 2006


Does anyone else notice the very slight stench in the air?

Do you know what it is?

What you are feeling are the first tremors of the downfall of Google.


No one is actually talking about it.

But really everyone is talking about it.

Even the cool kids are saying things.

Now here’s what went wrong.


Lessons From The Cult Of Starbucks

February 21, 2006


Starbucks gets it.

Not because they are moving their content division to L.A. in order to be closer to Hollywood. (Yes,they actually have a content division.)

It’s because of this quote from it’s Howard Shultz, their global stratagist: