· Naughties
· · 2003
· · · June
· · · · 17 (2 entries)

Aggregator = Ticker? · I don’t play the stock mar­ket a lot, but I have a few bits and pieces. This morn­ing I had a look to see how I’m do­ing, and it oc­curred to me to won­der why my port­fo­lio isn’t there in my ag­gre­ga­tor? (Up­date: It is now.)  ...
On Search: The Users · Here­with Chap­ter Two of the search trav­el­ogue. Between late 1994 and ear­ly 1996 I was oc­cu­pied full-time and then some build­ing and run­ning one of the first Web search en­gi­nes, the long-departed Open Text In­dex. There weren’t many million-hits-a-day sites back then. When you’re run­ning that kind of thing, you spend a lot of time watch­ing your logs to fig­ure out what your users are do­ing and what makes them hap­py. There are two lessons that loom larg­er than all the oth­ers put to­geth­er ...
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