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 Interview with a blogger

  • April 30th, 2007
  • 4:40 pm

The website/forumsite Mathetreff, run by the Bezirksregierung (region government) D

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One thing to add to this excellent sales pitch for blathering: blogs have become pretty commonplace, but mathematics weblogs seem to have exploded only recently. Most of them I run across are a year or so old at most.

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  • Michi
  • April 30th, 2007
  • 22:30

John: I already sent in the interview, so amending is something I’d rather do for serious flaws – but that’s a good point.

The slight sales-pitchy feel to it is to a certain extent due to the context – I’m supposed to launch blogging in the German mathematical sphere, and this was to a large extent what they wanted from me for the interview.

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Oh, it’s understood that you can’t update what you’ve sent, but it can be mentioned here. Thus the benefit of blogs: they capture l’esprit d’escalier.

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  • beans
  • May 4th, 2007
  • 20:42

Nice interview, but it’s pretty cool in the way that Craig’s blog and Alexandre Borovik’s blog also inspired me to start blogging! Although mines more of random mumbo jumbo compared to theres!

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