[X] The NYTimes looks at Yahoo's entry into the print-book scanning realm, parallelling Google's efforts. [Via]
[X] Australian IT, Tom Raftery & Scoble plus lots of others are talking about the Sun/Google pairing: online office is just around the corner!
[X] The BBC has a dire warning in "Australian poor students warning": "Following plans to increase university fees, the Australian education department is reporting a reduction in numbers of disadvantaged students."
[X] Steven "Everything Bad is Good For You"Johnson talks Web 2.0 in Discover Magazine. Also check out the Web 2.0 Conference Coverage.
[X] Waxy & Co's Upcoming.org just got Yahoo!ed!
[X] The Duke University Podcasting Symposium has its full archive online; Apophenia presented "mainstream-ification and podcasting" there; JD Lasica talks about the RIAA rep who was there.
[X] The new Rooster Teeth machinima series PANICS (?People Acting Normal in Crazy-Ass Situations?) is much funnier than The Strangerhood, getting back to the basics of military folk being silly! [Via]
[X] Margaret Pomeranz and David Stratton, Australia's top movie critics review Serenity with David stating: "It's like watching Star Wars almost back in 1977." I can't imagine higher praise for a film! (TIME also has an interview with Joss Whedon and Neil Gaiman.)
[X] The Shining trailer, remixed and Westside Story as a horror film are two of the cleverest edits I've seen! (Details.) (Update: Also check out Scary Titanic, a Psycho RomCom and EDOTSM as Horror.) [Via]
[X] The planet Xena has a moon: Gabrielle! :) [Via]
[X] Crooks & Liars feature Kanye West and Mike Myers: Part II. A good move by Myers!
[X] Cory Doctorow is podcasting.
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