Death Of Google Reader

Gutted. I loved Google Reader. Heck, I even managed to get the wife addicted to it. I don't want to click "OK". I'm not OK with this. If I don't click "OK" will they have to leave switched on...?

Google Reader

For several years now I've been trying, somewhat unsuccessfully, to convince friends and family to start making use of web feeds. In August 2005 when I made a list of ten things that I felt were not popular enough, I

Application Integration

OK, well, in contrast to the message box in my previous blog entry, today I was presented with this great message from IE7: Ah yes, that's what I like - nice tight integration between applications.   In all likelihood I'll probably

Share Your OPML

Share Your OPML - A commons for sharing outlines, feeds, and taxonomy. This looks mildly entertaining (I particularly like the "Subscriptions Like Mine" feature).

10 Things That Should Be More Popular

Some days I feel like I'm spitting in the wind. It amazes me that the following ten concepts, websites and applications aren't more widely used: RSS Feeds - why waste your time repeatedly trawling dozens of sites looking for new


Today, after just nine months, I decided to abandon my use of Newsgator for reading feeds, in favour of using Bloglines. It's saved me a great deal of time already - Bloglines' aggregated feed pages make it

IE7 Plans Emerge

Mostly security enhancements, according to Microsoft Watch. "New" features include tabbed browsing and support for transparent PNGs. No comment yet on whether full support will be given for CSS2 - *sigh*. Curiously, there's also talk that IE7 will feature an