It's a year since the untimely death
. He had a remarkable
combination of political commitment and technical expertise that led him to develop sites
such as WriteToThem
for the splendid political and social
software group, MySociety
His political writing brings a sharp and sarcastic wit to bear on such subjects as the Iraq war
, and ID cards
There are also some good rants
A sad loss to British society.
posted by crocomancer
on Feb 11, 2008 -
, Use it to grab a quick quotation or other screen shot from a web site and embed it into a blog or other website (one click to Flickr and Tumblr).
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posted by nickyskye
on Dec 26, 2007 -
Now the online world can lend support in your family argument about what really
happened on your fifth birthday.
posted by Miko
on Nov 5, 2007 -
30,000 customers in the San Francisco area lost power today at about 1:50pm PDT, in a series of power failures which knocked out a major datacenter hub: 365 Main. The hub controls servers for many social media sites, including Technorati
and all Six Apart
properties, including TypePad
. (6A's twitter stream
has updates.) More here
Amusingly enough, 365 Main tempted fate and released a press release today
patting themselves on the back for "two years of 100-percent uptime".
posted by zarq
on Jul 24, 2007 -