Well, with the craziness of the holidays, and my father’s recent knee surgery, I totally missed out on the group writing project, Internet Goals For 2009.  I only even thought to look in to this when I saw it had been a year since I wrote Blogging Goals For 2008, and I figure why not… read more

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Isn’t that headline scary?  Yes, Pownce is shutting down… now, for the 99% of you who have no idea what/who Pownce is, I’ll fill you in. Kevin Rose, the man behind Digg, hinted for a while back in 2007 that he was working on a secret project, and on June 27, 2007, it was revealed… read more

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Oh good grief, I love people with too much time on their hands on the weekend. I was swamped this weekend with working on numerous projects, and only caught the briefest of glimpses of a brewing controversy on Twitter.  For those of you unfamiliar with the microblogging site, if you want to have a running… read more

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1 hour and 8 minutes since a magnitude 7.5 earthquake hit Indonesia, and I can find ONE American news site reporting it. While monitoring my Twitter feed today, I learned of an enormous earthquake hitting Indonesia via my boss at Mashable, Pete Cashmore.  Mr. Cashmore lives in Scotland, by the way.  So I am receiving… read more

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A year and a day ago I wrote about how some bloggers had the idea that messaging on Facebook would replace email. Yeah… anyone seen this happen yet? As I have become more immersed then ever in the world of working on the Web, I have become even more convicned that thisis never going to… read more

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I can finally talk about this since it has been published, but I am now one of the hosts of the “Mashable Conversations” podcast. My first audio episode is an interview with the lead singer of Dredg, Gavin Hayes, about the new microblogging service, Blip. Blip allows you to share what you’re listening to in… read more

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I’ve already told you that I’m loving my recently purchased BlackBerry 8830, but now I love it even more! This week Google launched a fuller integration between current BlackBerrys and their apps.  You just need to point your mobile browser to to download everything.  Perhaps a few of these items were available before and… read more

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There is a new piece of software out I am dying for called Bandwagon. So far it’s only for Macs, but what it does is for $24 a year, it backs up your iTunes library to an off-site server of your choice, such as Dreamhost. Mind you, if you are a current Mac user, and… read more

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