• Posted by Tim Jarrett
  • On June 5, 2003

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Lou Reed takes no prisoners

It’s true, and it’s in a magazine, Kung Fu magazine to be exact. Apparently Lou has been studying Tai Chi since the early 80s, and he’s hooked up with a pretty major league master, Ren Guangyi. It appears Master Ren may be touring with Lou this summer, which means I’ll get to see him in […]

  • Posted by Tim Jarrett
  • On June 5, 2003

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Measuring blogs, part 2

And then there’s this…

  • Posted by Tim Jarrett
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Measuring blogs, part 1

I was doing some thinking about measuring blog usage today—not how many blogs there are, but how far blog content reaches. Such measurement isn’t a priority for most blog publishers, but what about traditional media companies that have to decide whether to make the RSS plunge as a business investment? So I came up with […]

  • Posted by Tim Jarrett
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Are bloggers reporters?

A funny confluence of news stories this morning: First, the organizers of a leading tech conference say they’ll have to review their nondisclosure policies after reporting “gag rules” failed to stop two attendees from blogging the proceedings. Second, the executive editor and managing editor of the New York Times resign in the aftermath of the […]