I am a founder and CEO at SignalRank, a data driven technology company. I publish a weekly newsletter – That Was The Week – on Substack. The posts here are pulled from it. I also have a video podcast with Andrew Keenthat accompanies it each week. You can see the full catalogue on AnchorSpotify , Youtubeand Apple Podcasts. And I am a regular guest on Steve Gillmor’s The Gillmor Gang.

Month: November 2004

Microsoft/RealNames, realnames


A little bit of news. I have recently reacquired the RealNames domain name – realnames.com. This is some 30 months after we were forced to close the company. It feels good to have 100% ownership back of a thing I spent 5 years creating. To be honest I’m not yet sure what I will do with it. Anyway, I have all of the old data and have created – over a weekend – a new search engine based on the RealNames data. Yes I coded it myself – and it shows There are 3 types of search allowed: Keyword search.

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EarningsCast Internet Keith Teare,

Announcing Earnings Cast!

I have started a new podcasting blog – http://www.earningscast.com. For now it isn’t going to be comprehensive of all earnings, just key ones each quarter. Also for now I am not editorializing. Just putting the whole call into my podcast. Later, we’ll see. An hour might be too long. One possibility is to charge for access to full earnings casts but give summaries for free. Perhaps I could do shorts also and syndicate them for other podcasts. Just wanted to let you know. Let me know if you have any opinions.

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