Sunday, December 16, 2007

Wisdom of the crowds

W00t!: "The word "W00t" got most votes in the poll looking for the word that best sums up 2007. ... In a statement Merriam Webster president John Morse said it was a good choice because it blended "whimsy and technology".

Mob Jurisprudence: A Kiwi wiki for re-writing that country's police law.

By the way, Mob Jurisprudence is one of the 70 ideas of the year, according to NYTimes. The most interesting among them is Posthumous E-mail.