July 2006

Fill My iPod is addictive

The other day I decided to have you fill my iPod, and it’s been addictive to watch the songs come in. Some of you have tagged songs, some have tagged podcasts… and almost two dozen of you have subscribed to the feed, which I find hilarious. (It’s...

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Cowboy Junkies at Morton Arboretum

Meant to mention this over the weekend — we had a wonderful night at the Morton Arboretum watching the Cowboy Junkies perform (their only performance all summer, as they’re currently in the studio recording a new album). The Junkies are particularly meaningful for Robin and me, as...

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Fill my iPod

The family’s hitting the road on Friday to head east, one week at my parents place on the Jersey Shore, then Robin and the kids head to her folks while I have a fair amount of business travel queued up. Just for the heck of it, I...

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FeedBurner acquires BlogBeat

The official announcement’s over at our company blog. I’m really excited about this, as BlogBeat’s become an important part of my understanding of how this blog is consumed and distributed… and the tie-in to our existing analytics with the feed will be a big plus. Welcome aboard,...

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Best of luck, Denise

Denise Howell, one of the original lawyer bloggers and one of the most thoughtful commentators on the intersection of technology, law and life, announced over the weekend that she’s been fired. That’s a gutsy thing to do (in a similar situation, I remained silent on the subject),...

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WordPress bug

OK, tech amigos. A very helpful reader pointed out (rather ironically, given my day job) that my archive of RSS posts is busted. Why? Because WordPress is hard-wired to render anything that ends in “/rss” as a feed… even though, in this case, the category is RSS,...

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