Daily Archives: October 12, 2007

Paid Content has a great article about online advertising and how the concentration of online advertising in the hands of so few websites is becoming a problem.  They note this remarkable stat from Zenith regarding distribution of online ad revenue: So the … Continue reading

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New telescope will help with search for ET

Thanks to some megabucks from Microsoft founder Paul Allen there’s a new telescope on the block and it will soon be bigger and better at spotting aliens than anything to date.   Here is the BBC story. I would argue that alien … Continue reading

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Nobel Peace Prize to Al Gore and IPCC

Congratulations – sort of – to Al Gore and the IPCC for the Nobel Peace Prize.   I’m somewhat confused because it seems to me their efforts would not fall under the general category of promoting “Peace”.    AP story about Al Gore and IPCC Peace … Continue reading

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