Tag Archives: Google

Wikileaks pulls the lid off U.S. diplomacy

Today Wikileaks released approximately 250,000 confidential documents related to U.S. government diplomacy. This NY Times story runs down some of the highlights. The big takeaways? Saudi Arabia wants us to attack Iran for them Israel is ready to attack Iran U.S. diplomats to the U.N. are spying on their colleagues The U.S. is really worried about […]

Sign of the apocalypse: Facebook edition

Facebook was the #1 visited site last week, edging out Google for the first time. It won’t be long before our economy and public services grind to a halt under the stress of so much Farmville.

Search engine agnosticism

When I first heard that Rupert Murdoch was going to block search engines from indexing his news sites (Wall Street Journal, FOX News, and more) I thought it was an interesting idea. Possibly brilliant. Blocking all search engines could very well destroy most of the traffic to his sites, or it might make fans start […]

Top Ten Keywords

Google Analytics keeps track of every Google search that results in a click to the Web site. I decided to look at the keywords for the last few months and see what searches were drawing people here. Here are Why We Worry’s Top Ten most amusing keywords, in no particular order: can you fly wearing […]

Wednesday Blogging – 8/20/08

Another day. Another blog. Another post. 10:15am Of all the stories on this CNN homepage, why is a story about spanking school children #1? 10:45am All this Veep talk is getting annoying. And I must be going insane, because I’m starting to want Obama to pick Clinton. 11:05am Ezra Klein has a great post about […]