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Microsoft Reporter not diggin’ Digg

It’s a brave man that takes on Digg. Microsoft might not be brave, but then they don’t have to be. They can just out-spend almost everyone else. “MSN is testing the MSN Reporter, a Digg style social news site which was developed by a Dutch MSN team in Q4 2006.” Could it be that Microsoft […]

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Yahoo! to buy MyBlogLog

As a fairly regular reader of TechCrunch, I kept seeing this Recent Reader list popping up. Curiosity got the better of me, and in the last week of December I signed up to MyBlogLog, the provider of the aforementioned list. Since then, I’m happy to say that MyBlogLog has been a pretty good investment, one […]

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When newspapers, ‘blogging, recycling and wireless access meet…

For those that know me well, they know that I like to follow trends. I love to explore patterns, especially those of a technological slant, and even more especially if there’s a social connection, which there inevitably is. So futurology is my thing. And exploring socio-technological trends is where I’m to be found most happy […]

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Change is always good news…

The times are indeed changing. The great thing about change is that it is inevitable, incontrovertible and most importantly of all, essential. So the season of change is upon the publishing industry, and the quarter most affected by this renewed change is that of the purveyors of news: “When Web users wanted to carve up […]