Links from 3/30/2008 to 4/1/2008

Leading With Insight » SlideShareVia Armano Good UI Design: Make It Easy, Show Me You Care – ReadWriteWeb Find your Pals on Flickr ? via Gmail, Hotmail, and Yahoo Mail!From Photojojo Top 5 reasons why ?The Customer Is Always Right? is wrongVia Kottke adaptive path » Conversation with Matt Jones, Co-founder/Designer, Dopplr Sign Up Forms [Keep Reading…]

How Bebo Ruined My Life

My story, sad but true. While doing research for the blog post I wrote on Sunday comparing the “People you may know” feature of various social networking sites, I made the soon-to-be regrettable decision to add friends to my Bebo account. Like many services of their kind, they allow you to import your address book [Keep Reading…]

Yahoo!’s Shine

Everyone in the Twitterverse — @efortiz, @arainert, @jonesabi — is talking about the launch of Shine today so I had to check it out for myself. Shine from Yahoo! is a new website that is meant to be a destination for women between the ages of 25 and 54. On their About Us page, they [Keep Reading…]

Feed Reader: Inbox Zero

Oh happy day! As I’ve said before, I find it nearly impossible to keep up with the steady stream of information that gets pushed at me all sorts of ways. In the case of my RSS feeds, I’ve opted in, chosen to receive this deluge of content, and yet it still feels like a job [Keep Reading…]

Spam that sells

I’ve received all sorts of crazy spam over the years, as I’m sure you all have. But this week I got a spam message that was targeted, personalized, and appealed to my deep desire for self-promotion: I thought about telling you the company that sent this to me, but that would justify their unsolicited email. [Keep Reading…]

People you may know

Earlier this week, Facebook released a new feature called “People You May Know.” Three random friends of friends are displayed in the right sidebar of your homepage in the hopes that you’ll make more connections. When you click the “see all” link, a longer list of possible friends is offered up. Of the 27 people [Keep Reading…]

Google goes dark

No this is not an error. This is actually what the Google homepage looks like today. Google has “turned the lights out” on their homepage in support of Earth Hour. On Saturday, March 29, 2008, Earth Hour invites people around the world to turn off their lights for one hour – from 8:00pm to 9:00pm [Keep Reading…]