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Web 2.0 Summit focuses on how the Internet has altered the future of politics

TechWeb and CNET’s Webware bring us some great coverage of some of the discussions at the just-ended Web 2.0 Summit. On one panel, Democratic campaign organizer Joe Trippi noted that official Barack Obama campaign videos on YouTube garnered over 14.5 million hours of viewing, which would be the equivalent of paying for $47 million of […]

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Bombs away

GiantBomb relaunched Monday, blossoming from a simple video game blog into a full-featured wiki-style site with user-powered content already adding loads of content to the underlying relational database. Alongside the member content are videos, reviews, and podcasts from the small team of mostly ex-Gamespot and -CNETers (you may have heard about Jeff Gerstmann’s unceremonious firing […]

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Thursday Top 5

Black balloonsAwesome spot from We Can Solve It. http://www.wecansolveit.org/page/-/flash/we_embed_player.swf?flv=http://blip.tv/file/get/Acp-BlackBalloons753.flv HEMAEuropean retailer HEMA put up this innovative site to announce…er, something. I don’t speak Dutch. [thanks Jason]producten.hema.nl Instructables: Harry Potter wandsMake your own with painted paper and hot glue.www.instructables.com/harry-potter-wands Bill ScottFormer Yahoo Bill Scott (he’s now with Netflix) gave this talk at CNET about a year […]

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Thursday Top 5

Time-lapse video: Making a digital portrait of Thom Yorke [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QjcHhjt6bYo] How to make breadlol! I like this comment: “Add baking to the list of typical hobbies for gay, white, disco ninjas.”www.poetv.com/video.php?vid=24479 Declaration of Romantic IntentWhen you truly (euphemism for attraction) someone, nothing says it like a form letter.bureauofcommunication.com imintaMy pal Aaron Newton launched his new […]

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Mobile Web Design

Cameron Moll has published a new book titled Mobile Web Design. I don’t have it yet, but based on his previous work I’d bet it’s pretty good. Despite the name, this book is not just for designers. You may want to check it out if you are in any way part of the development of […]

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Thursday top 5

PicnikReally well done online photo editor that works with your Flickr account, uploaded photos, photos on the web, or pretty much anything.» picnik.com “Flagpole Sitta” by Harvey Danger, interpreted by the employees of Connected VenturesNow this looks like a fun place to work.» vimeo.com/clip:173714 BranchI really want one of these cat scratchers but there’s no […]

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we are all the machine

Some of you, my faithful readers, will love this video. Others of you will think it’s more boring tech stuff, and you’ll skip it. But it applies to all of you, whether you realize it or not. And that’s why some of you will love this video. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6gmP4nk0EOE]

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