Bill Doskoch: Media, BPS*, Film, Minutiae

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Canada to own a good chunk of the podium

Nate Silver, the clever numerologist at FiveThirtyEight, predicts Canada will end up with 26 or 27 medals by the time the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics end on Sunday night: Canada was supposed to have 15-16 medals by this point, according to the consensus forecast, rather than 9; where have they underperformed? Actually, their problems have been somewhat across […]

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Mon, February 22 2010 » Main Page, Minutiae » Comments Off

The ‘siteless Web’

More like the social Web, or hyperdistributed Web, but the Associated Press is trying an experiment that observer Steve Rubel thinks is visionary — possible because Rubel himself has entertained similar ideas.

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Mon, February 22 2010 » Main Page, Media » Comments Off