The Real “Authenticity Killer” (and an aside about how bad the Yahoo brand has gotten)

Steve Cheney has never written something that so pissed me off than the blog he wrote today stating that Techcrunch’s switch to Facebook comments has killed authenticity. Here’s the rub. He used his real name. Strike one about why he’s wrong. But then he wrote this line “Face it, authenticity goes way down when people … Continue reading The Real “Authenticity Killer” (and an aside about how bad the Yahoo brand has gotten)

I really like Techcrunch’s new “Facebook comments”

Techcrunch today changed from Disqus comments, like the ones I use on my blog, to Facebook comments. That decision was discussed on Techcrunch, including by me (see the comments). They are hated by a lot of people, see the comments on this Techcrunch post, but I really love them. Why? The quality of the comments … Continue reading I really like Techcrunch’s new “Facebook comments”