Josiah Cole

Father, Technologist, Netizen, Cape Codder and owner and entrepreneur.

VentureBeat says Forbes will Buy ClipMarks

Holy crap!As I was browsing this AM looking for stories to clip+posts I see this on Techmeme>VentureBeat.There's going to be a lot of press and traffic to the CM site/service in the next few weeks. Let's hope they handle it well! clipped from venturebeat.comForbes...

Google Not Going After Digg & Netscape … Yet

Mashable had the hot steaming news about Google's new commenting system for it's News service.Before you start getting all giddy it's only open to companies and organizations "related" to the news story. Beyond the editorial nightmare what surprised me was the...

The Biggest Digg Whores

Not exactly whores, but very popular on the front page of Digg.This little run down by Glen Allsopp shows the top 5 most Dugg blogs ever.I'd be interested in seeing the long tail on this, who makes up the stars in the minor leagues? clipped from...

Matt Cutts Praises Google’s Index Time

I clipped this post from Matt because yesterday I had my own "zoinks" moment when I noticed that within a couple hours (could be less) I was not only in Google's index for 'feedbuddy.de' but had gotten traffic from it as well.Google was returning the home page in the...

Social Lending from LendingClub

Social lending sites have always peeked my interest, but I've never thought of myself as a candidate (as I generally don't have any credit issues). LendingClub appears to be another entrant into the social money swap arena, hopefully they're not too late. clipped from...

Mozilla Has Pajama Geek Parties with Hackers

Yes you read that title right, ha.ckers has the poop on a little sit down with the Mozilla crew where some "gauntlet' was thrown down by way of a business card. Yeah I don't know either....To quote ha.ckers directly they said they were invited to a "Mozilla “milk...

CenterNetworks Press Release Placement

CN is offering to post a Press Release for $49. Has anyone tried this and got good results? I'd be curious as several of my upcoming projects are perfect for this service. clipped from www.centernetworks.com Link in the left menu of all CenterNetworks pages for 24...

First Third Party iPhone App Revealed

iPhone app news gets all the major press, and Gizmodo is hosting a rather popular (on Digg at least) story about the first Native Third-Party iPhone application. Check out the link to the post below for some YouTube video action. clipped from gizmodo.comGoogle Code is...

DefCon Geeks Bust Dateline Mole

I found this story quite humorous when I read it first thing this morning. I can just picture some disgruntled IT guy working for Dateline getting the word out via IM to his uber geek friends.Wired has the scoop along with photos of this reporter (although from the...

10 Hilarious Global Warming Videos

Inspired by my last article on Global Warming I scoured the web for for funny videos on the topic of global warming and found some of the best clips I've seen online in a long time. I searched YouTube, Google Video, Flurl, MetaCafe and found videos from Futurama, The...