Amaya's Bread Bar, Toronto Indian Restaurant at... →
Was here last night with some fabulous women. I adore this restaurant. Very tasty Indian fare.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2008-11-23) →
Kaiser Chiefs Ray LaMontagne (pictured) Willie Nelson & Wynton Marsalis Al Green Radiohead Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
NYT: Now, Brevity is the Soul of Office...
kenschafer: Great NYT piece on microblogging in the workplace: http://tinyurl.com/6lrrgq - Twitter for public and Yammer for internal office stuff?
Why the Four C's of Community Require the... →
“The bottom line is that building a community looks less like marketing and more like customer relationship management, and it takes the combined effort of different disciplines to even get one off…
The Screens Issue - If You Liked This, Sure to... →
“Netflix, the Web-based DVD-rental company, was holding a contest to try to improve Cinematch, its recommendation engine. The prize: $1 million.”
So this is the question that gently haunts the Netflix competition, as well as...– The Screens Issue - If You Liked This, Sure to Love That - Winning the Netflix Prize - NYTimes.com
We immediately read both of Senator Obama’s books. We were struck by the ideas...– Sol Sender, one of the guys who designed the Obama “O” logo. They’d never done a political logo before, and the entire design process took less than two weeks. This is more or less the definition of “nailed it.” (via spiegelman) I love this kind of stuff. (via blakeley) (via mikehudack)
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2008-11-16) →
Radiohead My Morning Jacket (pictured) The Tragically Hip The Rolling Stones Beck Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
McSweeney's: 50 Years of Popular Songs Condensed... →
photo: Poppies via thebigdurian From Canada & WWI 1914-1918 Vigil In 1914 war broke out in Europe. The fighting was soon on a scale beyond what anyone could have imagined. Over the next 4 years the conflict spread to many regions of the world and eventually became known as the First World War. Fighting on such a scale and with such relentlessness had never been known before. By November...
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2008-11-9) →
Cut Copy Death Cab for Cutie Ryan Adams & The Cardinals My Morning Jacket Snow Patrol Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
There’s a word for all the stuff we do with creative works — all the...– Locus Online Features: Cory Doctorow: Why I Copyfight