We've been spotted! I listed the Class of 94's blog as one of the "MCKK's Other Batches' Websites And Blogs" in the sidebar on the right. Today in their blog they acknowledged spotting our blog and... call ours: "Class of 74 (2 decades our senior!)"
Has Malaysia caught on with blogging? Click here for a directory of some Malaysian blogs...
One of the persons who influenced me to start blogging in 2003 was John Patrick, former Vice President of IBM's Internet Division whom I hosted when he visited Malaysia to speak on "The Future of The Internet" earlier that year. I still read John Patrick's blog occasionally. His article on blogging was just published in the web, and I reproduce it below. Note how John points out that blogging is also a tool for business.
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The Babel of business: do we over-communicate?
Viewpoint by John Patrick, Attitude LLC
EBF issue 23
You’ve read the hype about blogging. You’ve probably even tried it yourself. But is this new communications channel just another gimmick? On the contrary, blogging will revolutionise the way we publish information.