Month: May 2008

The Icahn Ouchie…

I don’t know how closely you’ve been watching the Yahoo debacle, but yesterday’s letter from Carl Icahn to the board at Yahoo was a doozy. If you somehow don’t know who Carl Icahn is, think “possible role model for Gordon…

Spam, spam, spam, egg, and spam…

With apologies to Monty Python… I’ve had a Yahoo email address for about 10 years, so I get quite a bit of spam.  A few weeks ago, I noticed they tweaked their spam filter. The old filter wasn’t great, but…

Beer ‘n’ Entrepreneurs — What can go wrong???

Phillip Rhodes gave me a heads up about the newly formed Triangle Startup Drinks. From the TSD site: A simple concept: startup culture in cities around the world gathers around a bar to have a pint and discuss what they…

BarCampRDU Returns…

In case you didn’t know, BarCamp is returning to the Triangle on August 2, 2008 at the Red Hat offices in Raleigh. If you don’t know what a BarCamp is, it’s time to find out. BarCamp is an “unconference”. It’s…