Entries by tom

Microsoft and Digg team up to sell ads

This is interesting, because when you think of online advertising – Microsoft is not usually the top of mind answer. For me, Google would be number one. But Digg (as the article states) has 17 million unique visitors a month…WOW! Digg Inc. and Microsoft Corp. today announced an agreement in which the two companies will […]

Google plans for something cool & wireless – $4.6 Billion

OK, this could be very interesting – and is so relevant for us because of KCRG and the move to HD. The speculation is over about whether Google is interested in directly participating in the wireless world. On Friday, the Mountain View, California-based company said it would participate as a bidder in the upcoming federal […]

Designing for Web 2.0

OK – we have to have a Web 2.0 site. “Now What Do We Do?!” Enter enter boagworld.com – advice on managing and building websites. This is an interesting site and seems to have a good bit of information on it. I like the idea that there is a podcast and the text on the […]

eBay deals are getting weak.

So – I need a new cordless telephone…and let me tell you – I am a cheapskate when it comes to consumer electronics. My old unit got a bit too much of last week’s lightning. So I head off and find a model I like – the Uniden TRU9280-4 (the “-4” stands for 4 handsets; […]

Facebook – the Operating System?

UPDATE: I found this article: 12 Ways to Use Facebook Professionally – I’m not sure I totally agree with using Facebook professionally, but some of the same things apply to LinkedIn. Published: 7/23/2007 6:57 AM Wow – when Facebook opened up its API’s (special channels into their system which allows others to leverage their software) […]