LRB | John Lanchester : The Global Id Excellent article on history, mystery, mastery, and implications of Google.
Archive for January, 2006
2006_01.swf (application/x-shockwave-flash Object) e-text as flash–right! but sent to Sarah for fun
IT Trends The article discusse the book but focuses more on the fact that, gee wiz, it’s an online book with print on demand options (this is new??). But may be worth a look…
JC’s ABC Tune Finder [jc.tzo.net] An unbelievably wonderful collection of ECD tunes. Search for tunes and it generates a variety of formats: pdf, png, gif, ps and MIDI
ACM: Ubiquity – SINGULARITY: UBIQUITY INTERVIEWS RAY KURZWEIL
We get lots of questions about using Word to create web pages. Obviously, we don’t recommend this method. Word tries very hard to translate it’s own rich formatting language into a language, HTML, that was never designed to be a formatting language. The resulting file is filled with code that can cause problems when one [...]
thanks, Steve: Peter Morville, “Ambient Findability : How what we find changes who we are.” (O’Reilly, September, 2005) Part of the Safari Books Online Series : http://tinyurl.com/c8564 For an accessible description on how the web-world has co-opted the language of, or implemented the ideas of, taxonomies, ontologies, metadata, folksonomies, and the semantic web, see chapter [...]