LOTD 9/18/06

  • Microsoft Zune will not only not play songs from other sources – even if those sources, such as Napster are approved by Microsoft – but it will also strip away Creative Commons licenses and apply its own DRM to all the files you try to put on the device.
  • The new site Go2Web20.net is way more fun than it really, objectively should be.
  • Speaking of Web2.0, Fast Company has a story and slideshow on the unique jobs that phrase has created.
  • With all the new and expanding entries into the area, it turns out video delivered over the Internet could actually turn out to be a viable foundation for a business. I know that’s surprising to a lot of people but it might be true.
  • Every wonder what the 25 worst websites actually were? PC World weighs in with its opinion.
  • David Pogue makes reading Digg fun again.
  • Keith O’Brien has a must-read list of 10 ways magazines can save themselves from, well, themselves.
  • Warner Bros. has signed a deal with YouTube that frees users to create videos using music from the label. The catch is that when YouTube detects a copyrighted song being used it forwards the video to WB for review.
  • Author: Chris Thilk

    Chris Thilk is a freelance writer and content strategist with over 15 years of experience in online strategy and content marketing. He lives in the Chicago suburbs.