House in Progress: National Rebuilding Day. Very cool concept, a bit like the home renovation version of Habitat for Humanity. See the national site of Rebuilding Together for more details.
Matthew Kirschenbaum has updates on the status of his forthcoming book, Mechanisms: New Media and the Forensic Imagination, which is listed as publishing next January.
On Martin Fowler’s Refactoring website, an online catalog of refactorings. Useful for those, like me, whose programming muscles are idle from long disuse.
ITSMWatch: ITIL’s Top 10 Quick Wins. Useful summary of actions that can help illustrate the business benefit of IT Service Management adoption.