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Zope Page Templates

29/01/2004 @ 23:02 UTC

Les Orchard : Zope Page Templates - "Zope Page Templates is a Python package that implements Page Templates like in Zope, but works outside of Zope." I've been working on wedging SimpleTAL into pyblosxom, but it started segfaulting.

Inventor of CtrlAltDelete retires

29/01/2004 @ 23:02 UTC

Dan Cederholm : Inventor of CtrlAltDelete retires - If he had a nickel for every...

Index of /mp3z/Minibosses

29/01/2004 @ 23:01 UTC

Wayne Burkett : Index of /mp3z/Minibosses

Video: David Bradley explains the origins of Ctrl-Alt-Del

29/01/2004 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: David Bradley explains the origins of Ctrl-Alt-Del - and disses a pissed-off looking Bill Gates in the process

A map of all the states I've visited

29/01/2004 @ 23:00 UTC

jkottke : A map of all the states I've visited - A map of all the states I've visited (48 down, 2 to go)

Brilliant Corners re-opens. Looks nice!

29/01/2004 @ 22:01 UTC

Erik Benson : Brilliant Corners re-opens. Looks nice! - +

Tolkein as Calculus

29/01/2004 @ 22:01 UTC

Andy Baio : Tolkein as Calculus -

Teen Gets Blood Clot Playing Xbox

29/01/2004 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Teen Gets Blood Clot Playing Xbox - deep vein thrombosis from kneeling, via

About 2 Million to Use Up Jobless Benefits

29/01/2004 @ 21:02 UTC

Les Orchard : About 2 Million to Use Up Jobless Benefits - "Nearly 2 million people are expected to exhaust their state unemployment benefits in the first half of the year without access to more government aid or a regular paycheck, according to a study released Thursday."

Warning! Strong Coffee! | CafePress | Strong Coffee Mug

29/01/2004 @ 21:01 UTC

Les Orchard : Warning! Strong Coffee! | CafePress | Strong Coffee Mug

Tenure: Academia's reward for seniority? A cushy salary for a lucky few?

29/01/2004 @ 21:00 UTC

Graham Leuschke : Tenure: Academia's reward for seniority? A cushy salary for a lucky few? - dreams and nightmares

Google vs. Booble

29/01/2004 @ 21:00 UTC

Graham Leuschke : Google vs. Booble - funny to be rooting against google

Video: sports bloopers from NES games

29/01/2004 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: sports bloopers from NES games - the Excitebike one still cracks me up

Wayne Burkett : My 8-Bit Mind - 8-bit sports bloopers

Python RSS to Email Aggregator

29/01/2004 @ 20:01 UTC

Jeff Veen : Python RSS to Email Aggregator

Whitespace - Rhetoric & Design - Introduction

29/01/2004 @ 20:00 UTC

Paul Hammond : Whitespace - Rhetoric & Design - Introduction - Rhetoric is a framework that allows us to quantify valuable information as having a beginning, middle, and end

Nick Bradbury: Web standards: practice what you preach?

29/01/2004 @ 20:00 UTC

Paul Hammond : Nick Bradbury: Web standards: practice what you preach? - I consider standards-compliance a goal, not a requirement

Lovely bold CSS design

29/01/2004 @ 19:02 UTC

Richard Rutter : Lovely bold CSS design - (Design thinking) Firewheel Design [via wysiwyg: speaking quietly from the back]

Cameron Moll : Things to consider when setting your freelance rate - Josh Williams shared advice a few years ago, and reading Coroflot's article on freelance rates reminded me of it: As a full-time freelancer, even though you may work a full 40 hours a week, on average only about 24 hours will be billable each week. This i

Protecting your interests

29/01/2004 @ 19:02 UTC

Richard Rutter : Protecting your interests - (New media industry) Strategies to save you a boatload of legal headaches [via wysiwyg: speaking quietly from the back]

The Chopper returns

29/01/2004 @ 19:01 UTC

Richard Rutter : The Chopper returns - (Stuff) Bit steep at 200 quid [via wysiwyg: speaking quietly from the back]

Jean-Pierre Serre's favorite movie is Pulp Fiction

29/01/2004 @ 19:01 UTC

Graham Leuschke : Jean-Pierre Serre's favorite movie is Pulp Fiction - my hero! (PDF)

Video: Pepsi's iTunes commercial

29/01/2004 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: Pepsi's iTunes commercial - putting young faces to the statistics can't be good for the RIAA's PR campaign

RealNetworks teams with Heinekin for free song giveaways

29/01/2004 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : RealNetworks teams with Heinekin for free song giveaways - logical, since you'd have to be drunk to choose RealAudio

Caffeine content of foods and drugs

29/01/2004 @ 19:00 UTC

jkottke : Caffeine content of foods and drugs

Fleeced? Notices of the AMS on the profit that scientific journals make from mathematicians' good...

29/01/2004 @ 18:02 UTC

Graham Leuschke : Fleeced? Notices of the AMS on the profit that scientific journals make from mathematicians' goodwill - Inventiones charges a dollar a page, and we fall over ourselves to publish there for free (PDF)

TeledyN: The Power LinkedIn

29/01/2004 @ 18:01 UTC

Paul Hammond : TeledyN: The Power LinkedIn - Social networks need focus

Image: Yet Another 48 Hours

29/01/2004 @ 18:01 UTC

Andy Baio : Image: Yet Another 48 Hours - Nick Nolte and James Brown, via spingo

X68000 Floppy Disk image gallery

29/01/2004 @ 18:01 UTC

Andy Baio : X68000 Floppy Disk image gallery - more about the Sharp X68000 from 1987

Wired profiles The Minibosses, the best NES cover band

29/01/2004 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Wired profiles The Minibosses, the best NES cover band - sadly, their new homepage removed most of the MP3, but try here

P2P companies say they can't filter

29/01/2004 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : P2P companies say they can't filter -

Dean centralizing his campaign or are the wheels coming off the wagon?

29/01/2004 @ 18:00 UTC

jkottke : Dean centralizing his campaign or are the wheels coming off the wagon? - Dean centralizing his campaign or are the wheels coming off the wagon? (Interesting to see what effect this will have on his Internet efforts.)

An alternate schedule for O'Reilly's upcoming Etech conference

29/01/2004 @ 18:00 UTC

jkottke : An alternate schedule for O'Reilly's upcoming Etech conference - An alternate schedule for O'Reilly's upcoming Etech conference (Panels include "Tim Tim Tim Tim. Look at me, I'm Tim." and "Unpaid Interns: Tech Secrets of Overprolific Alpha Geeks")

anildash : alternate Etech schedule - it's funny because it's *true*

Apple G5 Converted to A PC

29/01/2004 @ 17:00 UTC

Les Orchard : Apple G5 Converted to A PC - "When I showed my friend, who happens to love Apple, he looked sick. He did not say anything to me. He just put his hands on his head and was in shock. I wish I had a picture of that." Oh God. Uhh. What an expensive PC case. What nice parents. What a

Yo La Tengo sells out

29/01/2004 @ 16:00 UTC

Steve Cook : Yo La Tengo sells out - The Who-style photo of Georgia is a riot.

Save the Hubble

29/01/2004 @ 11:25 UTC

jonhicks : Save the Hubble - "The Hubble is the single most important instrument ever made in astronomy."...

Mos Def to play Ford Prefect?

29/01/2004 @ 11:23 UTC

jonhicks : Mos Def to play Ford Prefect? - Don't Panic M**********r!...

phil ringnalda dot com: There is no they

29/01/2004 @ 11:00 UTC

Paul Hammond : phil ringnalda dot com: There is no they - The world of weblogs isn't a big city

Wikis: Hypertext on Steroids

29/01/2004 @ 10:06 UTC

Richard MacManus : Wikis: Hypertext on Steroids

Summary of how Wittgenstein's Tractatus is structured.

29/01/2004 @ 10:06 UTC

Richard MacManus : Summary of how Wittgenstein's Tractatus is structured.

Michael Angeles: K-Logging - Supporting KM with Weblogs

29/01/2004 @ 10:06 UTC

Richard MacManus : Michael Angeles: K-Logging - Supporting KM with Weblogs

Linguistic Dispersion and the Theorization of the Internet

29/01/2004 @ 10:06 UTC

Richard MacManus : Linguistic Dispersion and the Theorization of the Internet

Asterisk: Movable Type For Policies & Procedures

29/01/2004 @ 10:01 UTC

Richard MacManus : Asterisk: Movable Type For Policies & Procedures

Andy Kessler on self-publishing.

29/01/2004 @ 10:00 UTC

Richard MacManus : Andy Kessler on self-publishing.

The Golden Mean (or Golden Section): "one of those mysterious natural numbers that seem to arise ...

29/01/2004 @ 10:00 UTC

Richard MacManus : The Golden Mean (or Golden Section): "one of those mysterious natural numbers that seem to arise out of the basic structure of our cosmos."

Fascinating discussion at Terra Nova on realism in virtual worlds.

29/01/2004 @ 10:00 UTC

Richard MacManus : Fascinating discussion at Terra Nova on realism in virtual worlds.

sylloge: What I Don't Get About FOAF

29/01/2004 @ 10:00 UTC

Paul Hammond : sylloge: What I Don't Get About FOAF - the real reason I don't get FOAF is that is a solution without a problem

Richard MacManus : Stewart Butterfield: "the real reason I don't get FOAF is that is a solution without a problem."

Lao Tze's Tao De Ching, read it again

29/01/2004 @ 09:00 UTC

Erik Benson : Lao Tze's Tao De Ching, read it again - +

eBay item 2982373148 - One online invitation to Orkut.com (I'll sell you one for $10)

29/01/2004 @ 08:00 UTC

Erik Benson : eBay item 2982373148 - One online invitation to Orkut.com (I'll sell you one for $10) - -

Fantastic Royalty

29/01/2004 @ 06:00 UTC

Steve Cook : Fantastic Royalty - Includes such entries as 'The Pseudo Lascaris Princes and Their Fantastic Claims' and 'The Pretended Duchess of Braganza and Her Purported Claim to the Portugese Throne'.

Microsoft to remove username support in urls

29/01/2004 @ 05:01 UTC

Les Orchard : Microsoft to remove username support in urls - "A forthcoming update to Internet Explorer will disallow the use of the "@" character in URLs." Gah. Bastards. Don't fix your software, break the URL scheme.

CustomReceipts.com

29/01/2004 @ 05:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : CustomReceipts.com

Cell Phone Explosion Burns Man's Buttocks

29/01/2004 @ 05:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Cell Phone Explosion Burns Man's Buttocks - Cell Phone Explosion Burns Man's Buttocks

microsoft patents office xml formats

29/01/2004 @ 05:00 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : microsoft patents office xml formats - of course we support open stand... hey, look over there!

footnote

29/01/2004 @ 05:00 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : footnote - i wept because i had no shoes

stepping stones to a safer blog

29/01/2004 @ 05:00 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : stepping stones to a safer blog - multi-pronged solutions

Snakes

29/01/2004 @ 04:02 UTC

Graham Leuschke : Snakes - gorgeous film based on an Escher woodcut (seriously slow download)

abstract methods in python

29/01/2004 @ 04:01 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : abstract methods in python - i've used them in other environments, but i've never missed them in python

snow days

29/01/2004 @ 04:01 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : snow days - i'll see your wife and kids and raise you a 9.5-month-pregnant woman

please sir may i have a linker?

29/01/2004 @ 04:01 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : please sir may i have a linker? - dll hell, the next generation

extensibility and ignore rule in web architecture

29/01/2004 @ 04:01 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : extensibility and ignore rule in web architecture - it's everywhere

greylisting

29/01/2004 @ 04:01 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : greylisting - is anyone doing this? it sounds like something spammers could easily adapt to, and then we'd all be worse off and email would suck even more than it does now

Simon Willison : Greylisting - Interesting short term approach to email spam (via)

Les Orchard : The Next Step in the Spam Control War: Greylisting - "This paper proposes a new and currently very effective method of enhancing the abilities of mail systems to limit the amount of spam that they receive and deliver to their users."

Graham Leuschke : Greylisting - I'm going to try to get dreamhost to use this

distributed denial of service attacks

29/01/2004 @ 04:00 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : distributed denial of service attacks - growing concern

message to the linux and free software community regarding the sco denial-of-service virus

29/01/2004 @ 04:00 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : message to the linux and free software community regarding the sco denial-of-service virus - try not to gloat too loudly

microsoft: avoid spoofing, don't click links

29/01/2004 @ 04:00 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : microsoft: avoid spoofing, don't click links - recommends typing urls manually, such as support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;[ln];833786

Andy Baio : Microsoft recommends manually typing all URLs - a great solution to Internet Explorer's URL spoofing vulnerability

Philippe Janvier : Steps that you can take to help identify and to help protect yourself from deceptive (spoofed) Web sites and malicious hyperlinks - "The most effective step that you can take to help protect yourself from malicious hyperlinks is not to click them. Rather, type the URL of your intended destination in the address bar yourself."

the design of relax-ng

29/01/2004 @ 04:00 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : the design of relax-ng - designed for maximum utility within acceptable complexity

t-minus 7 days

29/01/2004 @ 04:00 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : t-minus 7 days - junior wixom had trouble doing that

working for the man

29/01/2004 @ 04:00 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : working for the man - amazon.com is run entirely by lemurs

Cornelius: Point

29/01/2004 @ 03:00 UTC

Les Orchard : Cornelius: Point

Videos of the Davos blogging panel

29/01/2004 @ 03:00 UTC

Wayne Burkett : Videos of the Davos blogging panel - Loïc Le Meur, Joi Ito, et al

MusicXML Definition

29/01/2004 @ 02:01 UTC

Simon Willison : MusicXML Definition - Royalty free XML sheet music standard (via)

Allowing innovation in obscure parts of specifications

29/01/2004 @ 02:01 UTC

Simon Willison : Allowing innovation in obscure parts of specifications - Hixie remains the master of the obscure

The History of the DeCSS Haiku

29/01/2004 @ 02:00 UTC

Simon Willison : The History of the DeCSS Haiku - Fascinating (via)

Solving and creating captchas with free porn

29/01/2004 @ 02:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Solving and creating captchas with free porn - More spammer ingenuity

Retour(s) sur un plaidoyer

29/01/2004 @ 00:10 UTC

François Hodierne : Retour(s) sur un plaidoyer - Excellent et instructif :-) Voilà à quoi sert un blog de journaliste!

MPAA's "Internet Enforcement" Manager job listing

29/01/2004 @ 00:00 UTC

Andy Baio : MPAA's "Internet Enforcement" Manager job listing - Working knowledge of DMCA and copyright law preferred

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