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Mary Jo Foley says Bill Gates may start blogging soon

Filed under: Microsoft — spiderwebwoman at 4:48 pm on Sunday, June 27, 2004

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/ ?

Google starts a new net craze

Filed under: Gmail — spiderwebwoman at 7:28 pm on Saturday, June 26, 2004

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 […]

Creating a text-only site to achieve WCAG compliance?

Filed under: Accessibility — spiderwebwoman at 2:27 pm on Saturday, June 26, 2004

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

Blogging With The Boss’s Blessing

Filed under: Miscellaneous — spiderwebwoman at 8:44 pm on Friday, June 25, 2004

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. […]

Gmail down?

Filed under: Gmail — spiderwebwoman at 3:20 pm on Monday, June 21, 2004

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.

Testing, testing

Filed under: Miscellaneous — spiderwebwoman at 9:20 pm on Sunday, June 20, 2004

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

Trying out a new browser today

Filed under: Miscellaneous,Web Standards — spiderwebwoman at 6:43 pm on Sunday, June 20, 2004

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

I’ve got Gmail!

Filed under: Gmail — spiderwebwoman at 2:57 pm on Sunday, June 20, 2004

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

BusinessWeek Says Corporate Blogging Gaining Acceptance

Filed under: Miscellaneous — spiderwebwoman at 8:14 pm on Saturday, June 19, 2004

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 […]

Toshiba is replacing my PocketPC

Filed under: Gadgets,Toshiba e805 — spiderwebwoman at 7:13 pm on Sunday, June 13, 2004

They agreed that 3 times was enough – they are sending a box via UPS to collect the broken one and everything that came with it (except the CD) – as soon as they get it back, they will send me a new one. Happy happy dance of joy!

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