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Mappa Mashup Mundi

Jake Ludington is attending Where 2.0, all about mapping. (Hmm, does that event have any relation to the Google Map announcement? ) David Rumsey Historical Maps. I’m sitting in the opening session at Where 2.0 still marveling over the mapping mash-ups done by David Rumsey. He’s a collector of historic cartography with over 11,000 different […]

WP Plugins: Weighted Categories, Multiply

Weighted Categories List in WordPress, brought to you by Does to WordPress categories what Flickr does to tags. (larger and smaller) Cool. Multiply. From the description on the page: Multiply is a plugin for WordPress 1.5.x which allows multiple blogs — or, in the pretentious terminology I have adopted, “presses” — from within the […]

New WP version out:

Seen via blivet (no, I don’t follow the dashboard stuff too much). Announced here. Downloaded. Upgrade to come. Looks like now (as in this week while I’m doing all these other things) is as good a time as any. Also: Upgrade instructions, and a relevant discussion thread. (note to self: When thou wakest up each […]

Bad Behavior WP plugin

As part of my “on a roll with WordPress” theme of recent, one of a few WP offerings: Seems there’s a WP plugin contest going on. Here’s a promising one that looks to cure many ills: Bad Behavior. Gets comment spam, referrer spam and email spam.

Testing get custom field

This is a test for a new (to me) WordPress plugin, Get Custom Field. I’m going to try to add some stuff to make custom fields appear here. Bonus link from Urban Giraffe: Guide to WordPress themes (including a dissection and discussion). Most handy.

It was only a matter of time…

Once the Supreme Court ruled in that private developers eminent domain case, it was just a matter of time before something like this happened. [via boingBoing] On Monday June 27, Logan Darrow Clements, faxed a request to Chip Meany the code enforcement officer of the Towne of Weare, New Hampshire seeking to start the application […]