Archive for July, 2008
Gaming IMDB – The stupidity of crowds?

A CNET blog post by Harrison Hoffman reported on the efforts by fans to elevate the new Batman film The Dark Night to the number one position on IMDB‘s list of the top 250 films of all time. Hoffman uses this and the Digg HD/DVD key incident (discussed by Clay Shirky in Here Comes Everybody) as examples of the […]

Norton Safe Web beta is live!

Finally, we’ve released Norton Safe Web in beta form. Ars Technica is one of the first to cover it. Norton Safe Web is a site safety and reputation service from Symantec. There’s a browser toolbar and an associated website that provides more information and hosts an online community centered around site safety. Be sure to […]

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When Fortune comes, seize her firmly at the forelock, for I tell you, she is bald at the back. — Leonardo da Vinci