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Sister Furong

One more Internet celebrity: Sister Furong on the Wired article No Sex, Please, We’re Repressed. Floozie or role model, attention monger or free spirit? For months, China has been debating what to make of its latest internet-born star, a young … Continue reading

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Berners-Lee on the read/write web

Here is an interesting interview: Tim Berners-Lee on the read/write web. In August 1991, Sir Tim Berners-Lee created the first website. Fourteen years on, he tells BBC Newsnight’s Mark Lawson how blogging is closer to his original idea about a … Continue reading

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50 Coolest Websites 2005

The TIME magazine made a list of 50 Coolest Websites 2005. Not my favourites, but at least the choices are good. The categories are: Arts & Entertainment; Blogs; Lifestyle, Health & Hobbies; News & Information and Shopping. On the blogs … Continue reading

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How to GPS Tag Photos

How To GPS Tag Photos: Flickr, Mappr, Google Earth….. Go read this very cool Make post to know more. And if you didn’t download and try Google Earth till now, go do it first and have a lot of fun. … Continue reading

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The greatest comics and Canadians comic heroes

We Stand on Guard for Thee: Canadian Comic Heroes. It’s a long and interesting article divide in pages about the history, the golden age, the artists and characters of Canadian comics and some images. Check out also The 100 Greatest … Continue reading

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Film Noir links

Ten Shades of Noir – articles about 10 of the great noirs and introduce you to the femmes fatales, the two-bit losers, and the world-weary detectives – as well as the cinematographers and directors – that make film noir one … Continue reading

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Billy Wilder

I was searching for some information about Billy Wilder and I have to confess that I’m a bit disappointed. Or Google is totally crazy or the true is that there isn’t a fabulous site about him, as I hoped so. … Continue reading

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Cahiers du cinéma

If sometime you visit the site of Cahiers du cinéma, certainly one of the best and most important magazines about cinema, visit again. The new site has a fantastic archives session with the numbers 1, 100, 200, 300, 400 and … Continue reading

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Freedom Blogs awards and RSS

The Importance of RSS – interesting article if you use RSS or if you want to be convinced of use it. (via /.) Blogs lauded in ‘freedom awards’: The best weblogs on the net which have defended freedom of expression … Continue reading

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Close friends make longer life more likely

One more reason to keep some great friends: Close friends make longer life more likely – Friends, not family, are the key to a longer life, a new study suggests. Short but interesting New Scientist article, as usual.

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