Archive for April, 2007

Proliferation of profiles

Social Networking Services are optimizing their member’s profiles for search engines. So I decided to use google.com/coop to create my own search engine specifically for searching all online networking sites. To test it out, I fulfilled my urge to track down Mad Mike the Hippy Bum who I met on the streets of New Orleans […]

A tip to bridging communities? Move the goal posts

Sport teams have strong social capital but what does it take to get two rival teams to meet under difficult logistical conditions? Maybe changing the objective from scoring points to scoring beers?