Mozilla has set a new World Record for most downloads in 24 hours. Firefox 3 has been downloaded more than 8 million times within 24 hours of its launch. Over 2.5 million of the downloads were from the European Union and the United States each. India recorded over 79,000 downloads.
Using short URLs for your blog posts is useful for readers to email/IM and even for the Print Media. But you lose on the the SEO friendliness of long and descriptive URLs. How can we strike a fine balance using both to our advantage?
Watch what you post on Orkut. Your comments on your favourite communities, if considered inappropriate, could land you in jail. An Indian lad learnt it the hard way when he was arrested for posting obscene comments in an Orkut community. He could even be jailed for five years and fined 100,000 rupees.