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Posted by on 6th August, 2003

Stupid Security

"The intent of is to expose a particularly seamy aspect of modern life — misguided thrashings labeled "security" and defended — if at all — by an appeal to paranoia. My hope is that by providing a chronicle of really stupid security measures, we can make it more uncomfortable for pointy haired bosses of various types to approve really stupid security...

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Posted by on 3rd August, 2003

Blogs go IPO

Is this blogging thing now getting popular or just out of control? BlogShares is a fantasy stock market for weblogs. Players get to invest a fictional $500, and blogs are valued by inbound links. You invest fictional dollars on shares in blogs. Blogs are valued by their incoming links and add value to other blogs by linking to them. Prices can go up or down based on trading and the underlying value of the blog. Check it...

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