This'll drive some Silverlight downloads I'm sure. A Vista sidebar gadget for tracking your XBOX Live pals. Nice work Adam!
Yep, the famous/notorious/hard to get Blue Monster wine won an award this week. Okay so it's not Wine Spectator but it beat Edelman and BT to a Flackenhack award this week. In Oscar fashion, allow me to replay the nominations and wining entry
Award for - Best Result In The Face of Adversity
Thanks to Pete Devery for picking up the award on behalf of Stormhoek! Off to open another bottle to celebrate...
"Exposing the huge Facebook audience to Live Search and monetizing that traffic with paid results is, I'm guessing, a powerful motivator behind this investment," wrote Greg Sterling today
Hmm....Josh Catone made me think and then read Don Dodge who provides great coverage. In fact if you take the 4 headings from his emboldened paragraps, I think it sums things up nicely
an interesting week of Web 2.0
Nice find by Larry at 10. Takes me back! Stick in there for some music that will make you realised it's the theme tune to your technical career. Scary.
First video interview I've watched on the web recently - not least as it's short, funny and you know what's coming with the timeline Todd adds. Few things I noticed about this video
00:28: How Fake Steve would have felt being on the Borg campus. 01:05: How Dan Lyons himself feels about Microsoft and Apple. 03:40: Why he writes the blog. 04:10: Where his blog is headed long term. 05:00: How he squares his roles as Fake Steve and a journalist, ethically. 07:50: What it would be like if he ever met Real Steve Jobs. 09:12: How Fake Steve Jobs would end the interview.
Only downside, no Option$ to embed the video :(