Checked onto bloglines this afternoon for my RSS round-up only to be introduced to the ‘Bloglines Plumber’. Cute. A big shrugging stock-image telling me neither what they are working on nor how long it is likely to take. This puts bloglines with Flickr‘s notorious ‘massages’.
Looks like Web2.0 means you can take your service down whenever you like so long as you’re cute about it. Have these people never heard of redundancy or development servers? Particularly when you’ve got Yahoo behind you.