Month: January 2011

Google on content scraping

Good news for bloggers! That is – for bloggers that write their own posts rather than copying blog posts and entire blogs. Matt Cutts writes about upcoming changes that will benefit original content: http://www.mattcutts.com/blog/algorithm-change-launched/ Via a retweet by Handmade2.0

Global haircuts

I pay 45 CHF (approx 45 US$) for a haircut in Basel, Switzerland. Nothing special. Just washing and a haircut. I paid 1650 Malawi Kwacha (approx 10 US$) for a haircut in Blantyre, Malawi. I paid the equivalent of 4 US$ for a haircut in Shanghai, PRC. Just saying.