Monthly Archives: March 2009

Cat Shit One – The Animated Series – The Trailer

Not safe if you do not like anthropomorphic violence of cute fluffy animals to other cute fluffy animals. Plus, no English subtitles yet but you can get gist of the scene without subtitles. Also known as Apocalypse Meow in the

Posted in Japan, video

Susan Crawford tapped By Obama

Wonderful news! Susan Crawford (wikipedia, her blog), is rumored to be joining the Obama administration. What’s important about this is Susan is both someone who understands the Internet at a fundamental level (via her time as a board member of

Posted in Internet, News

Taibbi in Rolling Stone

Matt Taibbi in Rolling Stone. Worth reading. The latest bailout came as AIG admitted to having just posted the largest quarterly loss in American corporate history — some $61.7 billion. In the final three months of last year, the company

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Bowman leaves Google with a bang

Not with a whisper… I had a recent debate over whether a border should be 3, 4 or 5 pixels wide, and was asked to prove my case. I can’t operate in an environment like that. I’ve grown tired of

Posted in Internet, Search, video

Chenggang Rui on China and Japan

I first met Chenggang Rui at the 2006 Asia Society Young Leaders Summit in Seoul. I had no idea he was younger than me as he had a self-confidence of years beyond his actual age. The NY Times has a

Posted in China, Japan

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