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NASA’s new administrator: Mike Griffin

Just saw word at Transterrestrial Musings. Went to NASAwatch for more. But what’s this?! They’re gonna shut down interestellar satellites such as Voyager ?! Aliens in the Future: “Take me to your leader!” “Nope, can’t. No budget.”

Windows UI question

I gotta dumb Windows question. Maybe someone can answer this for me. Maybe Scoble knows. What is the bottom strip of a Windows window called? (shown here at bottom of Browser window. But also appears at bottom of display of Control Panel directory. Also seen in applications at the bottom of the window. More importantly, […]

Blog Different

(inspired by the Mike Langberg Open Letter to Steve Jobs in today’s San Jose Mercury News [via boingBoing] [free reg required, see bugmenot]) Here’s to the bloggy ones The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The Boston Teaparty throwers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They’re not fond of […]

Susan Mernit’s Google IS building an OS for Web 2.0

Susan Mernit blogs Google News changes: Google IS building an OS for Web 2.0. That’s the long view—what’s happening strategically. The short view is that I went to Google News and created my own section (bye-bye Sports Section!), to watch for certain news stories. Cool. Wasn’t this Create Your Custom Newspaper concept what everyone was […]