Monsieur Bricolage, With Zese Blogshares You Were Really Spoiling Us
 Blogshares - a fine example of do-it-yourself bedroom coding - has finished trading. Seyed Razavi has had to close it down to to time (and subsequent financial) constraints. A shame - it showed just how far hobbiest website designers could push a good original idea right into a culture's psyche, in this case the hive-mind of the denizens of the blogosphere.
Although for me, not having the time or intelligence to actually play the game, it was mostly an interesting way of watching a VSX-related line wiggle across a graph.