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Yet more Auld Lang-Syne-ing about blogs – II

Those BBCers just can't say enough about blogs. Here's some excerpts from their technology writer's reportage on the phenomenon: Andrew Nachison, Director of the Media Center, a US-based think-tank that studies media, technology and society, highlights the US presidential race as a possible turning point for blogs. “You could look at that as a moment […]

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The end of the world as we know it?

Dear voluntary blog visitor/helpless, compulsive addict: Happy New Year and all the best in 2005! For my first posting of this new year, a little something from the NYT about dominant civilizations that faded. Author Jared Diamond concludes with this about the United States: In this New Year, we Americans have our own painful reappraisals […]

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