Ukuleles Have Gone Viral: Los Angeles Times, July 2009

Thanks to the Internet, the humble ukulele is pushing its recent popularity well beyond anything that old-time performers Don Ho, Arthur Godfrey or even Tiny Tim could imagine. From YouTube to manufacturers’ websites, from bulletin boards to iPhone and BlackBerry applications that mimic ukes and teach chords, the Internet has been stoking the craze for […]

Facebook Simplifies its Privacy Policies: Los Angeles Times, July 2009

Go ahead, share that status update – not just with all your friends on Facebook but with the whole wide Internet. Facebook unveiled some incremental changes in its privacy policies today, giving users the ability to make some of what they put on the site available to the entire Internet. Sort of like what Twitter has already […]