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Can we care too much?

Today I discovered a miscommunication between two different groups of people. The key people in each group were, due to illness and external circumstances, missing in action for a while, and as a result, a third group (much larger than the other two) would be affected. It wouldn’t be the end of the world, but …

The PageRank game

In the last couple of minutes, I’ve come up with a new, quick game. Step 1: Go here: [http://www.prchecker.info/check_page_rank.php](http://www.prchecker.info/check_page_rank.php) Step 2: Type in the URL of your own blog to find out its latest PageRank. Step 3: From there, type in another URL of another website that has a PageRank that’s 1 point higher than …

Social media happenings in Singapore

###New foreign talent!### The Agonist’s main protagonist (sorry, couldn’t resist the pun), founding editor Sean Paul Kelley, will be [relocating to Singapore](http://agonist.org/sean_paul_kelley/20080609/singapore_bound) for a few months as of 1 July. His readers have interesting comments on democracy in Singapore. May the Singapore blogosphere give him a warm welcome. ###Spread Firefox day### This Tuesday, let’s help …

My SXSW 2008 panels

Finally fixed up a [rough schedule for SXSW](http://sched.org/sxsw2008/vantan). So far these are my shortlisted panels for Interactive and Film. My selection is mostly Interactive, since this is what I’m being sponsored to cover, but as my work is moving into film as well, I might attend a film-related panel, pop out to catch a screening …

On new media strategy

David has an update on [Google happenings in Singapore](http://prspeak.wordpress.com/2007/11/17/google-singapore-marketing-briefing/). He shares these tips from Google: > 4 Ways to Strengthen Your Business Online > > 1. Make sure people searching on Google find you easily (more info at [http://adwords.google.com](http://adwords.google.com)) > 2. Use AdWords starter Edition and Business Pages (more info at [http://adwords.google.com](http://adwords.google.com)) > 3. Improve …