Monthly Archives: June 2011

A Button Without The Treat

A few months ago I wrote a post entitled +1 is Explicit, but is not Relevance Feedback. ¬†I am often personally concerned that, with many of the posts I write, I am being pedantic. ¬†However, last week TechCrunch came to … Continue reading

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They Won People Over By A Logical Argument

Via @glinden, I enjoyed this article on why GDrive (an early cloud document/file store) was never launched by Google: At the time [2008], Google was about to launch a project it had been developing for more than a year, a … Continue reading

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