Archive for January, 2009

The day live video failed

January 21, 2009 0 Comments

That’s what the inauguration (#inaug09) is being called by many tech bloggers. It was the first big test of a single event of nationwide interest and it was supposed to be a chance for the Internet to take on television. But it looks like the Internet still isn’t ready for the big leagues. Here’s what […]

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Reasons for the spinning hour glass

January 14, 2009 0 Comments

One of my biggest pet peeves – a slow Internet connection. Really. It drives me crazy. I’m sure everyone gets annoyed when a page won’t load, but as someone who is constantly online, whether on a computer orĀ  cell phone, I can’t handle moving slow. Imagine my frustration when I read the following analysis from […]

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The political hub

January 12, 2009 0 Comments

Catching up on all the latest viral videos? Take a detour to peruse the latest political news with YouTube’s legislators on demand. Many legislators already had their own YouTube channel, but now the online video giant has launched two new hubs to organize the chaos. Check out SenateHub and HouseHub. You can simply choose your […]

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Mouse potatoes and deskfasting

January 7, 2009 0 Comments

Here’s what my daily routine consists of. Wake up, grab the laptop from beside the bed and check KWWL.com. Post a few stories and then get ready and come into work. Post stories, post ads, meetings, projects, work, work work until at least after the 6 p.m. newscast. If I get lunch I eat it […]

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