Month: July 2006

Misc

Noel Edmonds

I note that the Daily Mail serialised Noel Edmonds’ new book “Positively Happy” last week, having first apologised for...

Internet

YouTube Bigger Than MySpace – But Both Full Of Copyright Material?

Today’s Media Guardian reports how Alexa is now showing YouTube as having overtaken MySpace (note to self: when you create your Web...

Technology

BBC Vodcasts

The BBC has released some news “vodcasts” of things like Newsnight and the News at Ten. Except that these are weekly highlights...

Sport

Cycling Licence Plates

You just know we’re entering silly season when you read stories like this. Ken Livingstone apparently believes that getting cyclists...

Sport

Landis on Drugs?

So what to make of the drug charges that newly crowned Tour de France winner Floyd Landis is chasing? I was amazed to read that it was...

Media

G24

I was wondering only the other day when G24, the Guardian’s new print on demand PDF service would start. Well it seems to have...

Books

The Long Tail

You may well have heard of the Long Tail by now. It’s all based on an article that this book’s author, and Wired magazine...

Misc

Chugging

If you walk down a central London street like Carnaby Street, most lunchtimes you’ll come across in-street charity teams who are very...

Books

Amazon Gorefest

Amazon is running a video commercial on their site for a book called The Death Artist. You can currently see the ad somewhere around the...

Internet

Blogging in Britain

Last week MSN released a report entitled Blogging in Britain (PDF via The Daily Telegraph) which is all very interesting and supplies lots...