Links for Monday, May 1, 2006
Matt Shobe: Been (Not) Caught Stealing – “ Let it be known that in Park Ridge, IL, a guy with a Dremel tool plugged into his car’s 110VAC accessory outlet can throw sparks from a locked bike for ~20 minutes without a single passerby stopping to ask awkward questions.“
Tim O’Reilly: Database War Stories – Tim has interviewed a bunch of web companies about how they use and store data, how they scale, and so forth.. The stories are short and informative, and well worth reading. So far he has published interviews with Second Life, Nasa (Whirlwind), BlogLines, Memeorandum, FlickR, and Craig’s List.
Mark Cuban: Don’t Blame Me, I’m Just a Stupid Shareholder – “ Are you exercising your rights as a shareholder ? Or are you a corporate Ho ?“
Tara Hunt: Why the Small will Overcome – “ If you are raking in the dough, you don’t want to go an take too many risks getting into areas you don’t know much about .“
InetOffice: Why our Homepage IS the Editor – “ You may have noticed that our homepage is our Ajax application. You can edit right there. As far as we know, we are the only ones to have taken this step.“