links for 2008-10-06

Fight Spam With A Direct Message To Twitter Twitter has begun soliciting spam reports to a “spam” user account via direct messages. (tags: twitter spam) Newsmap A global perspective for news reading in an graphical layout. (tags: web2.0 visualization treemap tools reference mashup) Google RISE Awards With that in mind, we'd like to introduce Google [...]

What’s in a Phone?

This fall, we totally upgraded the telephone system where I worked.  Gone is the old PBX; in is the IP Phone Network. Now, when I first sat down in front of my new phone, I was amazed by all of the buttons.  Here's a phone with a menu button and all kinds of menu items.  [...]