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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 including a video archive.