From the monthly archives:

August 2007

Push the tempo?

by garth on August 27, 2007

I'm much more likely to post to Twitter, Tumblr and Facebook than here. The environments are pleasantly slack: I don't feel like I have to write masses of highly insightful prose.  Today, I noticed another key factor: their tools are optimised for speed of posting. You can tweet or tumble as fast as you can […]


by garth on August 2, 2007

My web host just rang me to ask me to upgrade WordPress. Some benefactor of humanity had used a hole in WordPress to turn his web server into a spam-bot, and he was going to get black-holed any minute. Rather than turn me off entirely, he rang me. How's that for customer service? I sincerely […]