Links From This Week

What I have been reading or think is interesting for this week:

Long URL Please | Lengthening short urls so that you don’t have to

Lengthens short urls, reducing uncertainty for users following links.

PowerBeam steps closer to launch of wireless electricity » VentureBeat

Transferring electricity through the air to power an electronic gadget seems impossible, this startup is going for it.

New York Times sued over Boston.com’s linking practice | Digital Media – CNET News

At issue is the Times-owned Boston.com’s use of local newspapers’ headlines and first sentences with links to the original articles. Read this blog post by Elinor Mills on Digital Media.

Our Start Up Story

Founders blog.

I Wish I…

Cool site built by SliceofLime

Arkansas coach punts traditional game plan

Another high school football strategy.

Your idea sucks, now go do it anyway – Blog – Startups + Marketing + Geekery

It is all about what you do with it.

Berkman Center

Great cyberlaw resource and commentary.

The Law of Holes Bluerant

Great post by David Mandel.

John Hodgman’s brief digression | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Humorist John Hodgman rambles through a new story about aliens, physics, time, space and the way all of these somehow contribute to a sweet, perfect memory of falling in love.

The Buzzwords of 2008 – NYTimes.com

My favorite is “nuke the fridge”

Calvin and Hobbs Explain the Economy

Priceless.

Zappos Blogs: CEO and COO Blog: Everything I Know About Business I Learned From Poker

Great points by Tony.

Coding Horror: My Software Is Being Pirated

Great post on Piracy and software. I try to support small development shops as much as possible.

LilBiker

Great local Boulder blogger.

Street Smarts: Secrets of a $110 Million Man | Printer-friendly version

Great founder essay.
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