My thoughts and prayers

I wanted to offer my thoughts and prayers towards those dealing with the horror of the last few days in Mumbai. Arpit: When terrorism hits home NYTimes: What They Hate About Mumbai The Atlantic: Behind Mumbai Guardian: ‘We were told to kill until the last breath’ BBC: How Mumbai attacks unfolded BBC: Officials quit over […]

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“A New Media Tells Different Stories” by Bruno Giussani

“A New Media Tells Different Stories” by Bruno Giussani April, 1997: There are also many other ramifications that the new journalist will have to take into consideration while handling information and exploiting the different tools. quote First, the behavior of online information seekers is very different than the traditional readers: some surf, some search. The […]

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Retrying Netbeans

While I live in Emacs, Eclipse won me over for Java development a long time ago. I’ve been keeping my eye on Netbeans for a while. Each major release I’ve given a try by checking out a current project from SVN and attempting some basic development tasks. Usually I’d hit a snag that would discourage […]

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Alternative journalism documenting Fishtown and Kensington

In Episode 6 of “Shadow World”, David S. Kessler took a break from giving interviews to let the location speak for itself – Front and Berks – the Berks El Station. I can still recall the elderly man following me from the train station, as the sun was setting, when I was just a kid. […]

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