CNN is now posting what look to be full transcripts of their programming on their website. It’s not clear how long the archives will remain available on the site, but nevertheless it’s very cool development. Current blogging theory would suggest that CNN will become a more authoritative souce based on the increased accessibility of this material. It will be interesting to see if this differentiates them from other news networks in this way.
Archives for January 2004
Battle of the Bands: Gates vs. Jobs. For my part, I much prefer a world in which people are understood as creative, active participants, not simply passive viewers/consumers.
DESERT, presented by Champ Libre, for the 6e Manifestation Internationale Vidéo et Art Électronique, to be held in late September 2004. There’s a call for submissions as well – the deadline’s March 1.
Long versus short copy on websites for selling. It seems that long copy can sell better than shorter texts.
but CNET has published a very interesting article from Forrester about deploying web services: Ten tips for killer Web services.