Last night, Google’s Gmail announced priority inbox. I love the concept and I think it can be incredibly useful. But I hope I never have to use it on a daily basis. As many of you know, I have email OCD. There are fewer people who reply to emails as quickly and efficiently as I
Google Reader lets you look at your reader habits on the Google Reader Trends page. Did you know that recently Google Reader began documenting how many items you read in Google Reader over the course of time you have been using Google Reader? Google said, “we now show you your lifetime read item count. That’s
Many of you know what is going on over at Digg now. The users are revolting and posting tons of reddit.com stories to it, which is kind of a competing site. The revolt is over recent changes to the site, and their top user base is not happy with it. So all the top users
Ever since moving into my home I never wanted to pay for a trash can. The concept of paying for something to store something that you are throwing away, just well – doesn’t necessarily make full sense to me. I know it has to go somewhere but to pay for a container to keep it
I was driving to work this morning, by myself and looked over and saw this: I then thought — hey, what if I was a lonely guy? What if I never had anyone sitting in my passenger seat? What if I had no friends? What if everyone hated me? This would make me feel so
I was thinking random thoughts on the way to pick up the mail from the mailbox yesterday. Affiliates make money for delivering money to their merchants. Why shouldn’t the mail man make money for delivering money to his/her customers? What if all the mail man took 1% of all the checks they delivered? They would
The more I fly, the more I become a slave to those airline miles. The programs the airlines design to keep their most important customers, loyal customers is working on me. I fly Continental and I keep flying them and only them just so I can retain my Elite Status, which I earned in 2008.
Often when I attend conference I leave this blog somewhat empty. If I do end up writing something, it is often short. So why do I not blog here much during conferences? (1) I spend my days at conference blogging. It is search specific blogging, so I write about SEO stuff, but it is blogging.
I am extremely happy to have announced the return of SphinnCon Israel in 2011 to Jerusalem! This year, we are having it at the Inbal Hotel, one of my favorite hotels in Jerusalem. I have already launched the registration form and we are offering an early bird discount of $75. I will make one recommendation.