Sunday, March 30, 2008
Boing Boing: Best of the Web
Boing Boing was a write-in for Business Week's 2006 "Best of the Web".
Who: Mark Frauenfelder, 45
Since: January, 2000
Known for: Posts about everything from media to new tech products. The slogan under the title describes the blog as “A Directory of Wonderful Things”
Recent post: “When I'm shopping online for a new camera or other expensive little box shaped item, I have trouble visualizing the size of it.... A new site called sizeeasy lets you enter the dimensions of the
gadget you're interested in and compare it to other common objects….”
Boingboing.net is edited and written by a group of four, including founder Frauenfelder, Cory Doctorow, Xeni Jardin, and David Pescovitz. All are current or former contributors to Wired. Frauenfelder was also the founding editor-in-chief of Wired Online.