Lightweight Blogging Using Social Bookmarking Services

A rhetorical question for those of you who share my interest in social computing: Is social bookmarking a [viable] lightweight alternative to link blogging? I maintain (and sometimes post to) three weblogs: this one, an “internal blog” that’s only visible to people inside Microsoft, and http://blogs.msdn.com/korbyp. In the past, I have used my blogs.msdn.com/korbyp weblog as a “mindmap”;…

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Silly_Rabbit, CEOs Don’t Wear Bunny Costumes

I rolled on the floor laughing (ROFL’d) when I saw this picture. For whatever reason, correlating the demise of a dotcom with the donning of an Easter bunny outfit by its CEO makes me giggle uncontrollably. This calls for a new collection, Silly_Rabbit. Feel free to add your favorite Silly_Rabbit to the public Silly_Rabbit collection or create another Silly_tag collection at…

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Flickr .NET Mashups

From the dean, Alex Barnett (RSS): “MSDN’s Coding4Fun has a good intro article on playing with the Flickr API using Flickr.Net API library: “the actual mechanics of communicating with Flickr are relatively simple. The hard part is coming up with the idea for a groovy new application.” For inspiration, have play with ‘the best 10 Flickr mashups’,…