A blow-by-blow analysis of Wachovia's demise,
as told by the bank's local paper, The Charlotte Observer
The First Community Blog?
Five years ago today, Caleb Donaldson
pulled the plug on Geek Cereal
, a social experiment that began on March 21, 1996
. Some of the links don't work like they should anymore, but the calendar
will get you to all the juicy bits
. An interesting little time capsule. The site's demise is mentioned in this Ghost Sites
1997 obit, and in this virtual eulogy
from Caleb's dad on MIT's website.
, it appears, is mentioned in the new April issue of Macworld. I just picked up the new issue, and looked to the last page, and David Pogue wrote about how different media outlets predicted Apple's demise, and then he went about humiliating them by reprinting portions of their articles or quotes, and responding. Yes, Dave Winer was one of the people quoted.