Programming Collective Intelligence

I’ve been reading a fantastic book written by Toby Segaran called Programming Collective Intelligence: Building Smart Web 2.0 Applications. I’m about two thirds of the way through, but it’s so good that I’m not going to wait until I finish reading it before blogging it. Essentially, it’s a recipe book for machine learning algorithms that Read more about Programming Collective Intelligence[…]

The 2020 summit: farce or force for the future?

What were the big ideas emerging from the 2020 Summit? In amongst the calls for reviews of this system and that (after all, calling for a review of something is a mindbogglingly novel idea) and the establishment of commissions here, there and everywhere, there were some interesting ideas, but very few novel ones. The idea Read more about The 2020 summit: farce or force for the future?[…]

Startup: what you said

So it turns out that quite a few readers of this weblog use Bloglines. For some reason, Bloglines stopped sucking down the RSS feed for this weblog after March 19 until three days ago. Did other feed readers experience similar difficulties with my blog? I know Google Reader continued to work, as did the RSS Read more about Startup: what you said[…]