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Lyceum Blogsphere Goes Public Beta

Paul, · Categories: Alumni and other friends, Amusements, General, Information Commons, Virtual Communities

JJB invites us to try out Lyceum, ibiblio’s WordPress-based blogsphere. Read his invite here on ibiblog. Read more about Lyceum here.

Go over and get blogging!

Dropping disk costs and new disk tech

Paul, · Categories: Amusements, General

The legendary personal petabytes are on the way. P2P reports that Colossal Storage’s Michael Thomas has new technology that will allow the cost of a petabyte to drop to under $800 per. Thomas predicts, among other things, that this advance would spell the end of compressed data.

The First Django

Paul, · Categories: Amusements, General

Beware of the Blog (WFMU) has a great video of The Hot Club of France featuring Django Reinhardt along with other Django Reinhardt music as linked from station playlists. Much more Reinhardt and gypsy jazz at Djangobooks.com including a video archive.