As I am a well connected mover-n-shaker in the world of technology put my e-mail address into the Joost site early on, I have some Joost Beta invites going spare. E-mail me / leave a comment if you fancy one and giving the service a go. UPDATE / 16th April. Invites all gone.
"Print media is what it is. I can’t imagine anyone will be printing news on paper twenty years from now in the industrialized world" – the infamous Mike Arrington. The bloggers have been tearing lumps out of the "mainstream media" again today, after rumours of trouble and lay offs at the San Francisco Chronicle hitContinue reading “Bloggers versus Mainstream Media”
What’s it all about, Alfie Alex? I’ve been using a lot of Twitter recently, and in the process have been thinking about what this blog is really for. Over the years, it’s consistently evolved – originally it was a place for storing and sharing my photos, but Flickr’s taken that over; I used to putContinue reading “The evolution of blogs”
It’s the 1st, which means my bandwidth quota gets re-set. Last month I was nearly 40% over, and all because I had lots of people looking at my photos. Now, I like people looking at the photos, but not when I get hundreds of e-mails from BlogHarbor about bandwidth. So I’m moving photo hosting toContinue reading “A Pinch and a Punch for the First of the Month”
“Nobody started it, nobody is going to stop it. It will talk as long as it wants, this rain. As long as it talks I am going to listen” – Thomas Merton So one of the reasons the “British Rain” pic (see below) was getting so many hits is that a US Catholic magazine (!)Continue reading “And then there was an answer”