The Dowbrigade know that when he enters the room Dave will
"Well, Dave," I will answer, "I would much prefer to pass
What can I say? Last week I skipped the bloggers meeting
Of course, artound about 8:30 I will slip quietly from
Who knows how long I will last, so raw and intense are
You either trust the Universe, or you don’t.
Archive for October 16th, 2003
From “Basic strategy for providing faculty web presence” by Dan Mitchell at DeAnza College, a new way to think of a Weblog – “A basic and easy web-based content management system” This could be very useful in explaining and pitching Blogs to a certain kind of technophile who looks down on them as sort of monopoly chat rooms.
1. A basic and easy web-based content-management system is a first priority. Most faculty members simply need to create a few web pages that can quickly and easily be updated, and possibly post some other file types for downloading. Frontier from Userland (and its Manila component) is the one I am most familiar with. Yes, it is a “blogging” tool, but it does a lot more than that, and I can vouch for the ease with which faculty can adopt this solution.
|Despite this week’s refusal by the Supreme Court to uphold
gag orders against doctors who tell their patients about the benefits of
marijuana, AIDS and cancer sufferers still have a long way to go before
they can smoke their pot in peace.
I don’t think this is a big victory for medical marijuana," said Vikram
Amar, a law professor at the University of California Hastings College
of the Law . "Unless the federal government can’t criminalize its
use or cultivation, big deal. Doctors can recommend it, but no one can
act on the recommendation."
Microsoft acknowledged problems in its technology to authenticate software
The company said it did not believe hackers were yet exploiting any of