Friday, October 10, 2008

Around The Blogosphere 10 October 08

High School Musical 3: Hype or substance?

Grammar School: James Earl Jones recites the alphabet.

Old School: ESTHER ROLLE would never have done this to JOHN AMOS… kinda reminds me of Al Green's predicament.

I've been waiting for this: a device that will identify whatever song you're hearing!

The collaborative Wikipedia encyclopedia is written by volunteers around the globe. The project includes 75,000 active contributors working on more than 10 million articles in 250 languages, including more than 2.5 million articles in English, according to the group. The site has about 684 million visitors a year.

In a few months, Wikipedia will finish a major transformation by moving from a combination of versions of Red Hat products to Ubuntu Linux on all 400 of its servers that support the Web site.

ReadWriteWeb: How Much Do Top Tier Bloggers and Social Media Consultants Get Paid? We Asked Them!
Based on our experience and conversations in the industry, we can say that all of the people doing this work full time are putting in at least 50 to 60 hour work weeks, often longer. That means most are making the equivalent of $20 to $35 dollars per hour.
The BBC has announced that iPlayer is now compatible with an impressively wide range of portable devices – pretty much any portable media player (PMP) that supports Windows Media-protected content.

Here's a look at five of the oldest surviving banks in the whole world!

And here's a list of George Costanza's top 10 ladies.

While we're at it: The Top 10 Hottest College Gymnasts

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