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2008-10-27 - 18:29:00 - by AlisonW - Topic: Tech: WebDev |

With all the 'Web 2.0' services come 'Friends'. They aren't necessarily people you've met face-to-real-face or even people you might want to ever meet, but the standard phraseology appears to be 'friends' nonetheless. Today, therefore, I added some new friends to my Twitter stream and to my Blogroll. Some of them by seeing who had 'friended' me and others on the recommendation of others. An interesting web of connections gets created by all these relationships, meaningless in many ways but indicative of levels of interest anyway.



Recent posts:


A Future in Europe
Mrs May
The cult of personality
Clinton v Trump looking more likely
Dangerous stuff!
Who do you trust with your life?

Latest tweets

Today at 10:39 »
@tom_a_r_johnson @trisha_gee @DaliaShea Either 15 or 16 would be better than 11.
Today at 10:38 »
Should happen on mainland UK too. Electric high-speed rail makes much more sense. #HS2
@Reuters : French lawmakers approve a ban on short domestic flights https://t.co/GH0YbZuW9V
Today at 10:36 »
@trisha_gee @tom_a_r_johnson @DaliaShea Where an lts is only one or two steps behind it's logical to use the lts, b…
Today at 10:26 »
@Penteana I'll guarantee though that the right-wing press will say nothing but praise about Johnson missing but att…
Today at 9:45 »
RT @RiksRedGuard :
@BarryWxm: Anybody remember 8 days mourning for: Aberfan Dunblane Tube Bombing Grenfell Thought not me neither 🤔
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Today at 08:56 »
@jonworth @driverbod125 When I interrailed in 1979 and 80 we tended to use Paris as a hub — overnight in for the da…
Today at 08:53 »
@HjRobins @AbbyLostInThot @beatronic_ @owenblacker @Jessiethelion Yup, as I remember from getting my Chemistry A le…