- A friend writes with a few good links:
Google rolls out search changes
I just ran across Similar Images yesterday. For example I did an image search for "golden gate", picked one result and got this collection of similar images, right down to the framing and lighting conditions.
He also found two in Business Week:
Time Warner's CEO said "It is clear from the public response over the last two weeks that there is a great deal of misunderstanding about our plans to roll out additional tests on consumption-based billing." The point he seems to be missing is that the public knew exactly what was going on, that "great deal of misunderstanding" was in the board room of Time Warner. Time Warner Cable Backs Away from Pricing Change
Mac vs. PC: What You Don't Get for $699
A 17-in. PC may cost a lot less than a 17-inch Mac. But you get less, too, including security, multimedia tools, and, some say, satisfaction
Dan Grobstein File
Picking Letters, 10 a Day, That Reach Obama
By ASHLEY PARKER
An official assembles a briefing book of the letters, which offer the president a way to keep in touch with the public.
From The New York Times:
Name Not on Our List? Change It, China Says
By SHARON LaFRANIERE
Untold numbers of Chinese have characters in their names that a new
system for ID cards cannot process....