Monday, May 30, 2005

Weekend Reading List

  • Moviegoers are Staying at Home [NYT]
    Article comments on the shift from consuming movies in the theatre to consuming entertainment on our couches. Not surprising. Consumers are increasingly demanding more control over what they watch and when they watch it.

  • Fun with Amazon Images
    Amazon has " a system that generates each requested image. The details of size and format are built into the image's URL. What that means that, if you want, you can create URLs that generate odd and unlikely Amazon images." Aaah, fun fun fun.

  • 11 Steps to a Better Brain [New Scientist]
    My favorite? Use a method to improve mental capacity (work on the ability to remember 600 names)