Microsoft Launches MySpace…Spaces…er…Error

I got the following error when clicking the Search button across the top search form on Microsoft Spaces in Mozilla Firefox: Internet Monopoly Rules: You don’t need to copy, you have enough money to buy them and save everyone the disappointment. Remember that there are other browsers out there, there really are! Did you forget those lawsuits already? You have enough money to create something different. Do #1 or do something different.

Google Map API: Find, Drag and Update My Location

I purchased Google Map Hacks yesterday but am a little disappointed in the book. It’s not the fault of the author, but the book is pretty much already out of date since the release of Google’s Geocoder and Google’s version 2 of it’s API. There were quite a few links in the books so I was able to check out a bunch of sites and see how they’ve adapted to the new releases. I am

Google Reader from Google Labs

It’s way too late and I should really be asleep. But I’m not. I blame it on Google. I was checking out some links that were referencing my blog in Google Analytics and came across: http://www.google.com/reader/view/ I decided to see what the link was so I threw it in my address bar. I’m glad I did! Google has built a slick little web-based feedreader. I put all my subscriptions in there to all the blogs

Television Lows and an Example of How the Web can Help

This month we saw a new low for network television viewership. I have been quite a critic of the mainstream media, having spent my first decade of marketing in the newspaper business. There are signs of change elsewhere, though. The Sci Fi Channel, for instance, has recently posted an Online Pilot for a new cartoon, The Amazing Screw-On Head. They combine the full pilot with a Survey about the show. (If you get a chance,

Marketing Inspiration

One of my favorite newsletters for marketing inspiration is Springwise. It’s not always about Marketing, but is really about taking a different approach to your work. Working in the boundaries can be suffocating – it’s nice to think outside them! You can sign up for the newsletter here. Another nice service they add is the ability to download a pdf of the newsletter for distribution. The site is set up more like a blog and