Wednesday, August 06, 2008

Around The Blogosphere 06 August 08

Everything you ever wanted to know about Mia Mäkilä is Posted HERE...

If you haven't been over to XiaXue.blogspot.com, you got a LOT of catching up to do! The Pink Princess has been partying with Arissa, posting mountains of photos and undergoing lip plumping and botox! Go Wendy Go!

Just who is MELISSA LAM? Stella knows!

Yesterday I posted about the Bollywood movie Dhoom:2, today I see in the Economic Times (India) that the Internet, blogs and video-sharing site YouTube have become increasingly popular among Kannada filmmakers as tools to promote movies...::LINK::

Love Kitty-Cats? Pix of cats? This blog's for YOU!

Music video: Evelyn Dumont posting .: Estelle :. American Boy

Is the Obama presidential campaign trying squelch American Free Speech? PC Magazine blog says:
Google blamed those closures on a wave of spam referencing those blogs, leading to speculation that pro-Obama forces had sent the spam in an attempt to use Google to squelch the blogs. Langbert says that the suspension notice he received from Google said that they were checking to see that it was not a "spam blog," which makes this new problem sound like the old one.

The Sun article also quotes WordPress spokesman Matthew Mullenweg as saying what is obviously true, that when you have automated systems for taking down blogs, as Google does, there will be some number of false positives. WordPress says they only take down a blog after a human has examined it.

The evidence increasingly leads me to believe that someone is gaming the Google system to knock off blogs they wish to suppress.
Friends, this is NOT good!

One more... Dr. Blogfrey, I presume? Claire Godfrey is baaaack--- with a BLOG!

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