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· Naughties
· · 2005
· · · March
· · · · 04 (3 entries)

Do Tags Work? · I was sitting up and got pinged by Dave Sifry about Technorati’s new related-tags feature; Technorati thinks that <a href='http://www.technorati.com/tag/Baseball'>Baseball</a> is related to <a href='http://www.technorati.com/tag/Sports'>Sports</a>, <a href='http://www.technorati.com/tag/MLB'>MLB</a>, <a href='http://www.technorati.com/tag/Football'>Football</a>, <a href='http://www.technorati.com/tag/Basketball'>Basketball</a>, <a href='http://www.technorati.com/tag/Natural+Philosophy'>Natural Philosophy</a> (gotta love that), and <a href='http://www.technorati.com/tag/tickets'>tickets</a>. Some don’t work that well, but the idea is compelling. I’ve been thinking about this stuff a lot, and I have a question: Do tags work? It shouldn’t be too hard to find out ...
 
FSS: Cypress Hills · Friday Slide Scan #6 is from April 1992, in the <a href='http://www.cypresshills.com/'>Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park</a> on the Alberta-Saskatchewan border. One of my favorites, pure Prairie winter ...
 
Picture Search and Gravel Hauling · If you’re in Florida near Inglis-Yankeetown and you want to haul dirt, <a href='http://www.crystalriverfla.com/dumptruckforhire.htm'>rent a truck from Tim Bray</a>. No relation, but I gotta say that’s a nice-looking truck. I found it using the <a href='http://pictures.ask.com/'>new Ask.com picture search</a>, which has a much nicer presentation than Google. However, it (like all other search engines) sadly fails the <a href='/ongoing/When/200x/2004/11/29/PicSearch'>Cherry-Tomato Challenge</a>.
 
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