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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 Base­ball is re­lat­ed to Sports, MLB, Foot­ball, Bas­ket­ball, Nat­u­ral Phi­los­o­phy (got­ta love that), and tick­ets. 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 Cy­press Hills In­ter­provin­cial Park 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, rent a truck from Tim Bray. No re­la­tion, but I got­ta say that’s a nice-looking truck. I found it us­ing the new Ask.­com pic­ture search, which has a much nicer pre­sen­ta­tion than Google. How­ev­er, it (like all oth­er search en­gi­nes) sad­ly fails the Cherry-Tomato Chal­lenge.
 
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