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Latest Posts

Finding the ROI in blogging

Charlene Li of Forrester Research has posted about recent research on the ROI of external blogging for corporations. The research report ($) is aimed at marketers who need a way to quantify the value of blogging.

January 25, 2007 by Dan Farber

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2007: The year of the dashboard

The mainstream trend tracking magazine Newsweek suggested that 2007 will be the year of the widget, at the same instant that Time appoint "You" the person of the year. But widgets is too limited to have its own year; it seems to similar to the year of the locust.

January 25, 2007 by Dan Farber

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Fox, Google make strange bedfellows

In Internet media, the relationship between Google and Fox is among one of the more interesting. Consider: Exhibit A: Google Watch reported that Fox (Twentieth Century Fox to be exact) has subpoenaed YouTube to reveal the identity of users who uploaded four episodes of the TV series "24" and 12 episodes of "The Simpsons.

January 25, 2007 by


More than rats with wings

A revolution is taking place in air pollution monitoring. As sensor packages become smaller, cheaper and less power hungry, it's becoming feasible to move from networks of a few large, fixed sensors to networks of hundreds of mobile sensors.

January 24, 2007 by Ed Gottsman