Archive for June, 2004

Jun 27 2004

Mary Jo Foley says Bill Gates may start blogging soon

Published by under Microsoft

According to Friday’s Seattle Times, Mary Jo Foley is reporting that Bill Gates is about to start blogging “real soon now.”  I’m curious to see what blogging tool he’ll use – and where he’ll be blogging.  Do you think he will show up on http://blogs.msdn.com/ ?

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Jun 26 2004

Google starts a new net craze

Published by under Gmail

In the Sunday Herald Online: The race for Gmail e-mail accounts – the service launched on a trial basis by internet search engine firm Google in April – has created a new web phenomenon of account trading, with desperate Gmail wannabes offering money, holidays and bizarre gifts in exchange for an account invite. Just a […]

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Jun 26 2004

Creating a text-only site to achieve WCAG compliance?

Published by under Accessibility

Matt May says: This is wrong. Do not do this.

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Jun 25 2004

Blogging With The Boss’s Blessing

Published by under Miscellaneous

You can now read the Business Week article, “Blogging With The Boss’s Blessing”, featuring Sara Ford and “Microsoft’s most famous blogger, Robert “Scobleizer” Scoble”, even if you’re not a Business Week subscriber. Interesting graphic with the article: “Workers’ New Hangout: The Blogosphere“ Some benefits of blogging as seen by corporations: They’re efficient and they’re free. […]

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Jun 21 2004

Gmail down?

Published by under Gmail

G o o g l e     Error   Server ErrorThe server encountered a temporary error and could not complete your request. Please try again in 30 seconds.

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Jun 20 2004

Testing, testing

Published by under Miscellaneous

I am creating and testing new skins this week. Thanks for your patience – we’ll return to our regular skin soon.

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Jun 20 2004

Trying out a new browser today

Firefox 0.9 brought to you by mozilla.org. I like it. It reminds me of Netscape.

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Jun 20 2004

I’ve got Gmail!

Published by under Gmail

Please write to me at webkat88@gmail.com so I can see how it works. I’ll write back, I promise!

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Jun 19 2004

BusinessWeek Says Corporate Blogging Gaining Acceptance

Published by under Miscellaneous

Steve Rubel has a summary of a Business Week article “Blogging with the Boss’s Blessing: “Until recently, the thought of employees blabbing freely to the masses about their work on company time — without the suits from PR hovering over them to stay “on message” — would have created panic in the executive suite. But […]

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Jun 16 2004

“How much is inside?”

Published by under Fun or Funny?

I did a Google search for “whipped cream” (don’t ask why) and saw a link for Reddi Whip, and I ended up at this site “How much is inside?”  If you ever wanted to know how much whipped cream is in a can of Reddi Whip, or how much is inside a pumpkin, or how much […]

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