Don’t forget to register for the Web Awards if you want to come along.
Irish Web Awards? Nah, try the Irish Hair Awards.
I’m giving a talk at the Irish Computer Society today. Call in and say hello.
The Spanish wine tasting is 2:45 on Thursday now.
This is a beautiful blog post from Robert J. Hogan.
Nice tips on how to get media attention. Worth bookmarking.
We can now map the fuzz zones in Ireland or some of them anyway,
Dear RTE, please create this app for the iPhone. An iPhone app to citizen journalism. Clever. Well done CBS.
Chocolate and typography. Yes please!
Fun with writers for hire. The Best film ever made.
I commissioned an essay from a supplier of tailor-made academic essays. I requested a 1500 word essay that was to “prove that Junior… is the best film ever made.” This essay was to make reference to various writers including Freud, Barthes, Baudrillard and Jameson in proving it’s case.
Spore becomes the most pirated game ever, one reason probably being because they filled it with crappy anti-piracy protections.
Anything that made purchasing and starting to play difficult — like copy protection, DRM, two-step online purchasing routines — anything at all standing between the impulse to play and playing in the game itself was seen as a legitimate signal to take the free route.