Cybersquatting 2.0

When FriendFeed announced the availability of “rooms,” my podcast co-host, Neville Hobson, set one up for our show, FIR. We’ve implemented a variety of means by which our listeners can connect, from a traditional discussion forum to a Facebook group, but the FriendFeed room seems to have produced far better results, with 30 listeners joining and robust discussions emerging around links participants have submitted.

As Neville and I were discussing the room before recording today’s episode of FIR, Neville noted that he’d done a Google search and found that there are now about 1,600 rooms—not bad for something that’s been around for less… Read More »