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A technology blog for The Economist Group IT team
Thursday, November 30, 2006
Wednesday, November 29, 2006
I'm happy to see, "my cousin", Katie and her man Peter getting such rapturous reviews on Amazon for their new album. Get it for your loved ones this festive season.
Thursday, November 16, 2006
Seen while making a log of the Moreover feeds on Economist.com, in preparation for getting these improved. (But unfortunately way too late for that competition that Mike ran last year sometime for blue-screens and error messages captured out in the wild.)
Take care on the way home, everyone...
Wednesday, November 15, 2006
(It looks like I'm about a month late on this but anyway - via Cre8pc, where one of the comments tips a few search terms to try: “painting”, “President Bush”, “Gmail”, “Congress”, amongst others...)
Tuesday, November 14, 2006
The rough jist of it, as I read it is to have a single scripting language used in firefox and in flash...
Small sample though...
Yes the faster your web site is, more clients it keeps. But from where I sit this study seems highly biased. I would prefer to hear something from Jakob Nielsen before I would believe them.
Thursday, November 09, 2006
If they continue to report stuff like this, I guess it's no more than they should expect.
Watch the real time progress of this gem here.
Tuesday, November 07, 2006
Add your progress to the comments!
produces a clue to get you beyond the next stage after round 1
Friday, November 03, 2006
Well it had to happen at some point. The realisation that Novell and Microsoft are no longer competitors but that Google is a greater threat to them both is probably what brought this about.
John Carroll over at ZDnet explains the nitty gritty of the deal better than I could (not sure that his comparison with Palestine/Israel is entirely thought out though).