Posts from June 5, 2004

R.I.P.

R.I.P.

: I won’t have much to add to others’ posts on the death of President Reagan. Here are lots of links at MaroonBlog.

I saw that somewhere

I saw that somewhere

: FeedDemon 1.1 is out and it includes my favorite feature: search of recent feeds. This is the perfect answer to the hmmm-I-saw-that-somewhere problem.

Shucks, thanks

Shucks, thanks

: Jessica makes a post to say:

I am sorry I called Jeff Jarvis Howard Stern’s Hand Puppet.

There. I said it.

That’s one of the nicest things anybody has ever said about me.

Which shows you what people say about me.

A burger with a side of Hoobastank, and supersize my wi-fi

A burger with a side of Hoobastank, and supersize my wi-fi

: Thanks to PaidContent’s job listings, I see the McDonald’s is hiring a consultant to make “digital customer services” a menu offering.

McDonald’s Digital Re-Imaging team is tasked with the identification, testing and optimization of new digital customer services for McDonald’s restaurants. These self-funding or for profit services will enhance the McDonald’s in-restaurant customer experience by leveraging our existing high-speed network. Examples of these services include Wi-Fi internet access and a myriad of content and connection applications.

Why should Starbucks be the place to get online? McDonald’s has a helluva lot more locations and cheaper drinks. And if Starbucks can go into the music business, why shouldn’t McDonald’s? It will sell to a younger, hipper (read: less jazzy, folksy) audience.

No webflower, she

No webflower, she

: Mary Hodder lists all the “social media in my pocket.’

And why did this sound vaguely like Mae West