Search the year 2001

Google can pull up [a version of their search index from as far back as January 2001](http://www.google.com/search2001.html). From an IT point of view, this is pretty amazing. They make it clear [it’s not an exact version](http://www.google.com/search2001faq.html), but that they can do it _at all_ is impressive. Could your company pull up a backup of **anything** […]

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Introspection

[Merlin](http://www.43folders.com/2008/09/08/four-years) continues to [inspire](http://www.dianakimball.com/2008/09/trying.html). Diana mentions Randy Pausch’s [Last Lecture](http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ji5_MqicxSo) which is getting a lot of attention with his recent passing. Many people are probably already in a mood to seriously consider their life’s course. While these two posts have great value to me, I fear the next few weeks. The influx of attention, conversation […]

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Google Chrome’s Comic Book For Tech Gurus

The USPS sent the [promotional comic book about Google’s new browser](http://blogoscoped.com/archive/2008-09-01-n47.html) a day early to Philipp Lenssen. While everyone else wonders what this means for the browser cold war, I’m much more interested in the messenger. Who thinks of launching a web browser by mailing a paper comic book to tech bloggers? I’m not sure […]

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