[FoRK] 100 mile diet...

Eugen Leitl <eugen at leitl.org> on Thu Jan 25 06:37:18 PST 2007

On Wed, Jan 24, 2007 at 10:29:18PM -0800, Adam L Beberg wrote:

> These days I'm happy it's only the 1,000:1 blowup of mp3 over text, and 
> not the 10,000:1 blowup of video vs text. Plus most players won't play 
> either at the 2x speed I like, which is still 1/10 as fast as reading.

Precisely. Which is why reddit (succumbing long after digg) has recently turned unusable
(but for the science subreddit) as it has been overrun by teenage
idiots who post links to video clips, moronic jokes and "cute" pictures. 

Wasn't the thing initially supposed to build user interest clusters 
server-side, or am I confabulating? 

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