tecznotes

Michal Migurski's notebook, listening post, and soapbox. Subscribe to this blog. Check out the rest of my site as well.

Mar 2, 2006 12:48pm

late to the party

I started using del.icio.us this week.

Well, not really. I've had an account since summer '04, but I've never used it for much besides testing API features. Before hearing about Del.icio.us, I rolled my own database of text and URL snippets and experimented with various ways of pushing content in: via bookmarklets, e-mail, drag and drop to "hot" folders on my desktop, and so on. I have high personal inertia so this simple, personal database is still in use running my snippets feed.

However, Reblog 2.0 now supports Del-like posting bookmarklets, republishing items from RSS feeds, and plug-ins. I modified the snippets database to accept input directly from a Reblog plug-in, and activated Reblog's Delicious_Post plug-in as well. Now, the public output of my attention span can be seen in three different places:

  1. Tecznotes snippets, with swanky looking posting activity chart. (RSS)
  2. Del.icio.us migurski, with social view of links I find interesting and antihelpfully-truncated descriptions. I don't use tags, sorry. (RSS)
  3. My Reblog, with attributions and OPML. This is technically the horse's mouth. (RSS, Atom)

This kind of link foraging and rebroadcasting is what Mike and I will be talking about next week at E-Tech. If you're there, please attend our wonderful session Thursday morning.

Comments

Sorry, no new comments on old posts.

May 2017
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
 
   

Recent Entries

  1. three open data projects: openstreetmap, openaddresses, and who’s on first
  2. building up redistricting data for North Carolina
  3. district plans by the hundredweight
  4. baby steps towards measuring the efficiency gap
  5. things I’ve recently learned about legislative redistricting
  6. oh no
  7. landsat satellite imagery is easy to use
  8. openstreetmap: robots, crisis, and craft mappers
  9. quoted in the news
  10. dockering address data
  11. blog all dog-eared pages: the best and the brightest
  12. five-minute geocoder for openaddresses
  13. notes on debian packaging for ubuntu
  14. guyana trip report
  15. openaddresses population comparison
  16. blog all oft-played tracks VII
  17. week 1,984: back to the map
  18. bike eleven: trek roadie
  19. code like you don’t have the time
  20. projecting elevation data

Archives