The decade in tunes

I’m not interested in the argument over whether this new year’s marks the end of the decade-with-no-name. Since we celebrated the end of the millennium 10 years ago, I think we’re stuck. And you can bet that when 2019 rolls over to 2020 we’ll do the same. My list, for your pleasure, is the decade […]

SEO mills: That’s not fast food, it’s bot fodder

Yesterday TechCrunch’s Mike Arrington denounced the rise of SEO-mill-driven content — the sort of business Associated Content and Demand Media are in, and AOL is going into — as “the rise of fast food content.” This gave me a good laugh, since, of course, most journalists have long (and mostly wrongly) viewed Arrington’s own output, […]