Category Archives: Blogs

Verifiable: Upload, Visualize and Share your Data Online – information aesthetics

Nice list of social data visualization sites, along with news of a new one, Verifiable:
The new website Verifiable is yet another contender in the now seemingly crowded social data visualization area, which include other free services likeĀ  Many Eyes, Swivel, iCharts, Trendrr, Widgenie, Track-n-Graph and Timetric. The goal of Verifiable is to “democratize data” as [...]

Finally Moved from Berkeley DB to MySQL

UPDATE: I’ve posted the script below so others can download and use (or improve) it: mt-dbm-export.pl.
I’ve been quiet on the blog here for too long. Part of the reason has been that the database under the Movable Type 3.2 that powers the blog here has been partially corrupted.
The main reason was that for obscure [...]

Hi From Les Blogs!

I’m in Paris this morning, attending Loic Le Meur / Six Apart’s Les Blogs 2.0. Watch my Flickr stream for more!

Five-Digit Blog Spam

I’ve gotten a few of these curious spam comments recently. They’re fairly reasonable-looking, from a proxy IP (the ones I looked at have been associated with Tor, although I don’t know if Tor was used in this case) and they have an arbitrary five-digit number in the comment. Sometimes there’s a link to [...]