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Thursday, February 12, 2004

Wilson Sonsini plans move to downtown office space - 2004-02-12 - Puget Sound Business Journal (Seattle) FYI, their new office space is cheaper per sq ft than what they are paying in Carillon Point.

Monday, February 09, 2004

The Morning News - The Bohemian Index Gawker writes, "Over at The Morning News, Dorothy Gambrell wanted to use science to sniff out hipster neighborhoods, but instead ended up locating centers of bohemians. (Bohemians, of course, are what hipsters sometimes become when they get old. Other hipsters become yuppies. A smaller percentage become poorly-dressed homeless alcoholics.)

Bohemians are quantified by the inverse relationship between income and education. Then there's some science and math which I didn't really get. But, there are pretty pretty graphs!"

Sunday, February 08, 2004

Breast for Success - What's really behind the sex-sells antics on The Apprentice. By Dahlia Lithwick

Most lucrative college degrees '04 - Feb. 5, 2004

Microsoft's Robert Scoble Discusses Search Engine Technology