Cost of doing business and other links

The NPAA Cost of Doing Business Calculator. Targeted at photographers, but useful for any small business owner.

On the iPad: “If I had an iPad rather than a real computer as a kid, I’d never be a programmer today.”

Two Fast Ways to Apply Develop Settings to Multiple Photos in Lightroom

35 Beautiful E-Commerce Websites

What the Web of Tomorrow Will Look Like: 4 Big Trends to Watch

Being an expert takes time, not talent

Top Camera of 2009: Contributors pick their favorite

The Disrupted of Davos

Updated to remove now broken links.

Poll daddy and other links

PollDaddy: Create online surveys and polls.

Posterous: Posterous lets you post things online fast using email.

The trolls among us

Criminal Searches: Free criminal searches on anyone. You are your own P.I. now.

The Power of Mao, Multiplied

Old Meets New in Bespoke Racer

Bamboo Mountain Bike: Calfee Design’s bamboo-frame mountain bike reduces its carbon footprint by doing away with its carbon-fiber frame. $2,695 gets you a ride.

A Glut of One-Bedroom New York Apartments. Time To Buy?

Hack a security camera with a helium balloon: An ingenious way to thwart a security camera.

Easy Tweets: “You can use it to post to and switch between multiple Twitter accounts in seconds, check replies, and track new followers.”

Updated to remove some now broken links.

Camp Vulcan Flag

KenBooth: I was honored that our office was presented today with a flag that flew over Camp Vulcan, Afghanistan. Thanks Mike

This flag, which flew over Camp Vulcan in Afghanistan, was presented to our office today by Mike Tomberlin, a Field Artillery Major in the Alabama Army National Guard, who just returned from a year-long tour in Afghanistan. Mike posted regular updates on his experiences in his Yellowhammering Afghanistan blog on