Regulating Search Engines

Call it knee-jerk if you wish — because it is — but that way lies regulation, and I’d much rather see this goose continue to lay golden eggs. Make the search engines conform to basic ethical practices , but please don’t declare their operation a matter of the public good.


New jargon: Blogstreaming , the practice of chopping your weblog into a bunch of smaller weblogs so people can keep up with the interesting chunks and ignore the rest. Coined by Lloyd Wood on June 28, though he claims otherwise. – Rogers Cadenhead