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More NES speed videos

26/11/2003 @ 23:44 UTC

Andy Baio : More NES speed videos - Contra in 13 minutes, Mega Man 2 walkthrough, etc

Segway's first hit-and-run

26/11/2003 @ 23:36 UTC

Andy Baio : Segway's first hit-and-run - flees the scene after hitting a three-year-old girl

NYT on Danah Boyd and Friendster

26/11/2003 @ 23:32 UTC

Andy Baio : NYT on Danah Boyd and Friendster -

Easy Automated Snapshot-Style Backups with Rsync

26/11/2003 @ 21:18 UTC

Simon Willison : Easy Automated Snapshot-Style Backups with Rsync - Great Rsync tutorial

deusx : Easy Automated Snapshot-Style Backups with Rsync - "This document describes a method for generating automatic rotating "snapshot"-style backups on a Unix-based system, with specific examples drawn from the author's GNU/Linux experience"

Quake done Quick

26/11/2003 @ 21:18 UTC

Simon Willison : Quake done Quick - Quake in 12 minutes 23 seconds

Super Mario Brothers 3... in 11 minutes

26/11/2003 @ 21:18 UTC

Simon Willison : Super Mario Brothers 3... in 11 minutes - Wow. Reminds me of Quake Done Quick.

TeledyN: Sourcing the RSS Drain

26/11/2003 @ 21:18 UTC

Paul Hammond : TeledyN: Sourcing the RSS Drain - it is still a total mystery

Javascript image captions | Blog | 1976design.com

26/11/2003 @ 21:18 UTC

Paul Hammond : Javascript image captions | Blog | 1976design.com - It's only a rough concept, and could no doubt be improved upon.

Disobey Nonsense Network -- I haven't read blogs for a month

26/11/2003 @ 21:18 UTC

Paul Hammond : Disobey Nonsense Network -- I haven't read blogs for a month - It's like not watching television for the same amount of time

HTTP Error 447: Gone until I get the attention I deserve [dive into mark]

26/11/2003 @ 21:18 UTC

Paul Hammond : HTTP Error 447: Gone until I get the attention I deserve [dive into mark] - The 447 response is primarily intended to assist the task of ego maintenance

css crib sheet

26/11/2003 @ 21:18 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : css crib sheet - rules of thumb

Ben Milleare : CSS Crib Sheet

ucontrol

26/11/2003 @ 21:18 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : ucontrol - disable caps lock on os x (and other fun tricks)

astronomy picture of the day

26/11/2003 @ 21:18 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : astronomy picture of the day - with daily archives going back to 1995

syncato 0.7 is out

26/11/2003 @ 21:18 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : syncato 0.7 is out - gpl-compatible xmldb/python-based weblogging system

Women Needed to Test Orgasm Machine

26/11/2003 @ 21:03 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Women Needed to Test Orgasm Machine

MT send spam

26/11/2003 @ 21:03 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : MT send spam

Paul Hammond : movabletype.org: Movable Type Spam Vulnerability - we recommend that you simply remove mt-send-entry.cgi from your MT directory

Macronaut graphic demo in Flash

26/11/2003 @ 20:47 UTC

Andy Baio : Macronaut graphic demo in Flash -

Smoking advocate testifies, then suffers fatal coronary

26/11/2003 @ 20:32 UTC

Andy Baio : Smoking advocate testifies, then suffers fatal coronary - to be fair, he was 70

DeCSS Jon's response to QTFairUse backlash

26/11/2003 @ 20:28 UTC

Andy Baio : DeCSS Jon's response to QTFairUse backlash -

Making sense of the recent Google update

26/11/2003 @ 19:54 UTC

Andy Baio : Making sense of the recent Google update - spam-blocking efforts blow out many commercial sites

Mark Pilgrim : been gazumped by google? - nope, doing better than ever

Interesting Wired Article about Bluetoothed iPods (only let-down by namechecking Orlowski without...

26/11/2003 @ 19:53 UTC

Orlando : Interesting Wired Article about Bluetoothed iPods (only let-down by namechecking Orlowski without the conventional epithet, "the drearily one-note know-nothing pseudo-journalist / spite-monger from the tech-world's version of the Sunday Sport...") - Interesting Wired Article about Bluetoothed iPods (only let-down by namechecking Orlowski without the conventional epithet, "the drearily one-note know-nothing pseudo-journalist / spite-monger from the tech-world's version of the Sunday Sport...

FOAF splinters into 10 competing efforts

26/11/2003 @ 19:53 UTC

Andy Baio : FOAF splinters into 10 competing efforts - I'll be joining FOAM shortly

Mark Pilgrim : foaf project fizzles - splinters into JLC, SOD, FOAM, FONO, BOAF, POAP, FOKK, FOBB, FOX, and LOAF

A response to my QE(ft)SG post which misses the distinction between gay people being FREE to be c...

26/11/2003 @ 19:40 UTC

Orlando : A response to my QE(ft)SG post which misses the distinction between gay people being FREE to be camp and considering campness to be fundamental to all gay people

My new favourite almost-instantaneously-loved compilation/mix record

26/11/2003 @ 18:55 UTC

Orlando : My new favourite almost-instantaneously-loved compilation/mix record

The End of RSS

26/11/2003 @ 18:50 UTC

Simon Willison : The End of RSS - Even with caching, RSS simply doesn't scale (via)

Paul Hammond : TeledyN: The End of RSS - It was a freight train headed my way for some time, I could see the pressure building weeks in advance

How to freeze Python classes

26/11/2003 @ 18:50 UTC

Simon Willison : How to freeze Python classes - Fun with __setattr__ (via)

MS-Word is NOT a document exchange format

26/11/2003 @ 18:50 UTC

Simon Willison : MS-Word is NOT a document exchange format - Don't lock in others (via)

Monthly Doos

26/11/2003 @ 16:16 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Monthly Doos

MovableType security hole exploited by spammers

26/11/2003 @ 14:55 UTC

Andy Baio : MovableType security hole exploited by spammers - rename, delete or patch it ASAP

gleuschk : MT Spam Vulnerability - I just knew all that`send this entry' crap was a bad idea (delete mt-send-entry.cgi at once)

Mark Pilgrim : more on: mt is an open relay - delete mt-send-entry.cgi immediately

movable type is an open relay

26/11/2003 @ 14:55 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : movable type is an open relay - delete mt-send-entry.cgi immediately

Tears for Istanbul

26/11/2003 @ 11:58 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Tears for Istanbul - I don’t know what that means. I only know that I am sad.

Simon Willison : Tears for Istanbul - I wish I could write like this

Les licences Creative Commons bientôt disponibles en français

26/11/2003 @ 10:25 UTC

François Hodierne : Les licences Creative Commons bientôt disponibles en français - "Une alternative au copyright, ouverte, dans la langue de Voltaire"

Brilliant bout of Photoshop'd tapestries

26/11/2003 @ 10:08 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Brilliant bout of Photoshop'd tapestries - Life doth aliken itself to a chest of sweet confections.

It's funny because it's...well, sad.

26/11/2003 @ 09:53 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : It's funny because it's...well, sad. - Man, the Onion's really going after personal websites.

John Hinckley's letter to Jodie Foster

26/11/2003 @ 09:43 UTC

Andy Baio : John Hinckley's letter to Jodie Foster - written a few hours before he shot Reagan

Turkey-/gravy-flavored drink a surprise hit

26/11/2003 @ 09:37 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Turkey-/gravy-flavored drink a surprise hit - I'm placing an immediate ban on the word "tipple." So be warned.

Python Bindings for BerkeleyDB 3.x

26/11/2003 @ 09:31 UTC

Simon Willison : Python Bindings for BerkeleyDB 3.x - More Berkeley DB goodness

Creating an SVG Wiki

26/11/2003 @ 09:31 UTC

Simon Willison : Creating an SVG Wiki - If only the Mozilla SVG project would produce the goods (via)

XHTML and Accessibility in ASP.NET Whidbey

26/11/2003 @ 09:31 UTC

Simon Willison : XHTML and Accessibility in ASP.NET Whidbey - A definite improvement, but __VIEWSTATE still gives me the willies (via)

Unix "find" command mini-tutorial

26/11/2003 @ 09:31 UTC

Simon Willison : Unix "find" command mini-tutorial - The most useful thing I've learnt all week

How Regexes Work

26/11/2003 @ 09:31 UTC

Simon Willison : How Regexes Work - They're just simplified syntax for constructing a state machine (via)

Slashdot trolling phenomena

26/11/2003 @ 09:31 UTC

Simon Willison : Slashdot trolling phenomena - Natalie Portman, naked and petrified with hot grits

Amazon.com: Number Ones

26/11/2003 @ 09:31 UTC

Simon Willison : Amazon.com: Number Ones - More Amazon recommendation humour (via)

Weihnachtsmann Weitwurf

26/11/2003 @ 09:31 UTC

Simon Willison : Weihnachtsmann Weitwurf - I can't seem to beat 350.4

cleaning up html snippets

26/11/2003 @ 09:31 UTC

Simon Willison : cleaning up html snippets - Another way of fixing dubious HTML with Python

DB_File

26/11/2003 @ 09:31 UTC

Simon Willison : DB_File - Perl5 access to Berkeley DB

OS recommendations for ATMs

26/11/2003 @ 09:31 UTC

Simon Willison : OS recommendations for ATMs - Apparently Windows XP is an "open platform".

Diebold ATMs hit by Nachi Worm

26/11/2003 @ 09:31 UTC

Simon Willison : Diebold ATMs hit by Nachi Worm - Fascinating anonymous comment on /. about cracking ATMs

XML-RPC Progress

26/11/2003 @ 09:31 UTC

Simon Willison : XML-RPC Progress - I'll try to blog this properly tomorrow

accesskeys and reserved keystroke combinations

26/11/2003 @ 09:05 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : accesskeys and reserved keystroke combinations - the accesskey attribute is an interesting idea that falls apart in the real world

subversion is not for me (yet)

26/11/2003 @ 09:05 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : subversion is not for me (yet) - dealbreaker: latest version only works with plaintext authentication

MTV celebrity profiles

26/11/2003 @ 08:30 UTC

Andy Baio : MTV celebrity profiles - they're seeding their message boards with pre-created accounts for celebs and VJs

Lil Markie's Diary of an Unborn Child

26/11/2003 @ 06:33 UTC

Andy Baio : Lil Markie's Diary of an Unborn Child - adorably creepy anti-abortion propaganda

MS gets ready for moblogs

26/11/2003 @ 05:05 UTC

Anil Dash : MS gets ready for moblogs - microsoft pre-announces its intent to add moblog functionality to Pocket PC and Smartphone

bizarre eweek red hat screenshot

26/11/2003 @ 04:33 UTC

Anil Dash : bizarre eweek red hat screenshot - and i'm proud to be an american, where at least i know my OS is free

broad roundup of current status of MJ case

26/11/2003 @ 04:30 UTC

Anil Dash : broad roundup of current status of MJ case - includes startling insight that a british tabloid was LYING!

perfect john patrick interview on weblogs

26/11/2003 @ 04:25 UTC

Anil Dash : perfect john patrick interview on weblogs - this is an erudite, well-rounded encapsulation of everything i've been thinking about enterprise blogging

Themes and metaphors in the semantic web discussion

26/11/2003 @ 01:28 UTC

Paul Ford : Themes and metaphors in the semantic web discussion - Peter Van Dijck does a wonderful job breaking down the argument over the Semantic Web that took place last week, cartoon-style. I (Paul) am represented by a picture from 1999 taken with several plastic bags stuffed in my mouth (c.f. ). So cool.

François Hodierne : Themes and metaphors in the semantic web discussion - "In this article, I am trying to identify some of the themes and metaphors used in discussions about the semantic web." via .Conforme

Larry Lessig's new book, Free Culture, is out in March but available for pre-order on Amazon

26/11/2003 @ 00:30 UTC

jkottke : Larry Lessig's new book, Free Culture, is out in March but available for pre-order on Amazon - Larry Lessig's new book, Free Culture, is out in March but available for pre-order on Amazon

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