links for 2008-10-09
From a 1665 Bills of Mortality chronicle of London (track plague fatalities by week) to the chandelier from Die Another Day, this is a library like no other – and it looks stunning!
The geek's verion of a magazine quiz, this one to tell you how information overloaded you are. (Clue – if you have time to do wthe quiz, you can probably add a couple more blogs into your RSS reading list …)
The good thing about the internet: it's stuffed full of information. The bad thing? It's stuffed full of information. Getting overloaded is an everyday hazard, and the rise of blogs, RSS and Twitter are joining email as time sucks of exponential effect. How to cope?