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Archive for August 2007

The Skyscraper farmer: food for all

August 31, 2007

Source: popular science Source: popular science According to Popular Science nearly 41 percent of Earth’s land is now used for agriculture, yet we’re on the brink of vast population growth, from 6.7 billion people today to an estimated 9.2 billion by 2050, with the majority living in cities. Dickson Despommier, Professor of Environmental Health Sciences […]

Blogrolling

August 29, 2007

Wikipedia’s list of blogging terms says a blogroll is simply a list of a favorite blogs presented on the sidebar. This may fit the narrow definition but the truth is that having the blogs you read on your side bar is a common practice of social networking and Internet marketing with roots set deep in […]

Compete.com: toolbar is only one of many information sources

August 28, 2007

Is my blogging getting hotter or what? Following my post Alexa get is wrong: switching to Compete, and after getting quoted on ZDNet’s Googling Google, Andy Kazeniac from compete.com just posted this comment telling me how they love stories like my in Compete (i bet they do :)) but also added this important addition about […]

Individual@home quoted on ZDNet’s Googling Google

August 28, 2007

Google Analytics is back in business but the 3 days hole in my data is still there. I can live with it but I am not sure what others who use this to make their living think about this missing part in their data. Anyway, using my GA this morning I discovered my post about […]

Compete is America‚Äôs 824th fastest growing private company

August 28, 2007

Alexa is out, we already know that. But now Compete, Inc. has been announced 824th on the first-ever Inc. 5,000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the country. As Jerry Seinfeld said ‘wheels are in motion’… read more | digg story

Out-of-Body Experiences are now real

August 27, 2007

I have always been fascinated by out-of-body experiences such as those described in movies like Strange Days, Altered States and the books of Carlos Castaneda. Recently I read that as with many other fascinations we used to have as children technology and science already take us not very far from there. According to an official […]

Sex offenders in your area?

August 27, 2007

Type any address and zip code, and Vision 20/20 system will Identify registered sex offenders living in your area. The system will reveal their location and picture instantly. Find out exactly how they look like, where they live and get to know everything about them including alias names , ID marks, hair color, gender, height, […]

Alexa get is wrong: switching to Compete

August 26, 2007

Is it my imagination or are there more and more Internet giants failing to provide the goods, making place to newcomer companies? Alexa used to be the “Mecca of traffic research”. The only place on the internet where anyone could check for the main traffic parameters of any website owned and controlled by other people. […]

Dora backpack

August 26, 2007

August 16 afternoon was the first time Carmel managed to put on her Dora backpack without any help. Excellento!!!!

Google Analytics in data blackout

August 25, 2007

I have been testing the Google Analytics service since the launching of the new version in May this year and was quite impressed: The option to preform a drill down search into particular data segments (similar as its done with Sawmill), the elegant Flash user interface, the easy installation and of course – another one […]