FriendRank

Jeremy has an interesting proto-meme brewing over at his site on the concept of FriendRank. Worth a good JAM session or two. (And it smacks of whuffie, no?)…

Jeremy has an interesting proto-meme brewing over at his site on the concept of FriendRank. Worth a good JAM session or two. (And it smacks of whuffie, no?)

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Grokking WebFountain

If you're like me and you want to understand what IBM is up to with WebFountain, this overview from IEEE Spectrum is as good a piece on it as I've seen anywhere. WebFountain is clearly one to watch in 2004, I'll be talking with them early this year and will…

IBM logoIf you’re like me and you want to understand what IBM is up to with WebFountain, this overview from IEEE Spectrum is as good a piece on it as I’ve seen anywhere. WebFountain is clearly one to watch in 2004, I’ll be talking with them early this year and will have reports back shortly….also, I’ll be watching this joint venture with Factiva, which will be one of the first commercial executions of the technology.

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Happy New Year, 2003 Zeitgeist

The Google Zeitgeist for 2002 helped to spark the idea for me that I had to write a book on search. Here is the 2003 version, fresh off the presses. It barely scratches the surface of what the Database of Intentions has to say about our culture, but it's a…

plinkThe Google Zeitgeist for 2002 helped to spark the idea for me that I had to write a book on search. Here is the 2003 version, fresh off the presses. It barely scratches the surface of what the Database of Intentions has to say about our culture, but it’s a fascinating scratch nonetheless. Also, Yahoo, Lycos do the same…

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