I haven’t yet figured out if [this]( is a good thing or not. But for now, I’m going to assume that this is a positive step…

[Yahoo]( bought Joshua Schachter’s []( It took me a while to get on the bandwagon, but once I did there’s been no turning back. The only bookmarks I keep locally are the ones I access all day long…blog entry pages, Dreamhost control panel, C3’s intranet, etc. Everything else is on I love that I can search for a page knowing that I tagged it a while back, and then I’ll see under the page I’m looking for in my collection what other people tagged using the same terms and quite often, it’s a better fit for what I was looking for than the page I originally tagged.

The good news is that there’s no worries about falling off the face of the earth. Yahoo has a good reputation for buying these technologies and nurturing them for what they are and what made them worthy to buy, not killing or assimilating them with a ton of mother-ship branding. [Flickr]( is still Flickr. [Konfabulator]( is still Konfabulator.

I wonder what will happen with Yahoo’s [My Web 2.0 Beta]( I looked at it a few weeks ago and found it not nearly as usable as Maybe the Yahoo folks came to the same conclusion.


One response to “”

  1. Firefox 1.5 cache saves the day

    One of the improvements in the new Firefox 1.5 is in its improved caching of websites: Faster Browsing Enjoy quick page loading as you navigate back and forward in a browsing session. Improvements to the engine that powers Firefox deliver…