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"Making public the intimately personal is a revolutionary act"

25/01/2004 @ 22:01 UTC

phil : "Making public the intimately personal is a revolutionary act"

A nice summary of how to choose the best algorithm

25/01/2004 @ 22:00 UTC

Erik Benson : A nice summary of how to choose the best algorithm - +

Image: Prototype of the Nintendo DS

25/01/2004 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Image: Prototype of the Nintendo DS - it's gonna be bigger than the N-Gage!

Great UI design for a platform crane

25/01/2004 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Great UI design for a platform crane -

Interesting Guardian history of the New York Review of Books and its editor

25/01/2004 @ 21:06 UTC

phil : Interesting Guardian history of the New York Review of Books and its editor

That guy who sold loads of travel books near Waterloo Station and in the City actually stole them...

25/01/2004 @ 21:06 UTC

phil : That guy who sold loads of travel books near Waterloo Station and in the City actually stole them all! - (Scroll down to above 'The micro chart')

Apple Mail started crashing everytime I marked an email as "not junk". The only solution is to r...

25/01/2004 @ 21:05 UTC

Erik Benson : Apple Mail started crashing everytime I marked an email as "not junk". The only solution is to reset the junk filter and start training again. Very lame - -

The forest and the trees

25/01/2004 @ 21:00 UTC

Les Orchard : The forest and the trees - "...it shows how ubiquitous but underexploited technologies (XPath, XSLT, XHTML) can make our everyday information more useful."

Richard MacManus : Jon Udell's 3 principles: "1. Ordinary Web content is already full of metadata, 2.which can enable powerful queries, 3.which, in turn, can motivate us to enrich the metadata."

Orkut quietly deleting posts

25/01/2004 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Orkut quietly deleting posts - discussions about security issues are being removed

Graham Leuschke : Orkut Launch: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly - email me if you want to be there when the whole thing caves in

Object Lesson: Disconnected Urbanism

25/01/2004 @ 20:03 UTC

Les Orchard : Object Lesson: Disconnected Urbanism - "There is a connection between the idea of place and the reality of cellular telephones. It is not encouraging."

The Barbican's "Garchey" waste-disposal system in great detail

25/01/2004 @ 20:03 UTC

phil : The Barbican's "Garchey" waste-disposal system in great detail

Saddam's WMD hidden in Syria, says Iraq survey chief

25/01/2004 @ 20:02 UTC

Alex Dudas : Saddam's WMD hidden in Syria, says Iraq survey chief - David Kay, the former head of the coalition's hunt for Iraq's weapons of mass destruction, yesterday claimed that part of Saddam Hussein's secret weapons...

British troops stand by to train Libyan forces

25/01/2004 @ 20:01 UTC

Alex Dudas : British troops stand by to train Libyan forces - Britain is planning to send troops to Libya to train Col Gaddafi's armed forces and take part in joint military exercises, the latest evidence...

Generate a map of the countries you've visited

25/01/2004 @ 20:01 UTC

Wayne Burkett : Generate a map of the countries you've visited - World66, the travel guide you write: My World66

Richard Rutter : Visited countries - (Travel) Create a world map highlighting countries you’ve been to [via Dave’s Rants]

anti-mega: orkut

25/01/2004 @ 20:00 UTC

Wayne Burkett : anti-mega: orkut

David Galbraith on Orkut

25/01/2004 @ 20:00 UTC

Wayne Burkett : David Galbraith on Orkut

Don Park's Daily Habit - Orkut Circuit

25/01/2004 @ 20:00 UTC

Wayne Burkett : Don Park's Daily Habit - Orkut Circuit - Don Park's Daily Habit - Orkut Circuit

A. Stepanov, father of the Standard Library

25/01/2004 @ 19:02 UTC

Steve Cook : A. Stepanov, father of the Standard Library - "I have yet to see an interesting piece of code that comes from these OO people..."

Professor Zork

25/01/2004 @ 19:02 UTC

Les Orchard : Professor Zork - "For IFComp 2003, I've decided to play the part of judge, as can anyone who logs on towww.ifcomp.org before Nov. 15..."

Bill Gates to get a knighthood

25/01/2004 @ 19:01 UTC

Alex Dudas : Bill Gates to get a knighthood - Bill Gates, the Microsoft founder and the world's wealthiest man, is to receive an honorary knighthood for "services to global enterprise". The recommendation that he...

There are only tradeoffs

25/01/2004 @ 19:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : There are only tradeoffs - Make a decision, and stick to it.

The blog entry that wasn't

25/01/2004 @ 19:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : The blog entry that wasn't - Blogging about the possibility of blogging but then not blogging.

ikea walkthrough

25/01/2004 @ 19:00 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : ikea walkthrough - continue to checkout: E, U, U, E, U, N, NE, N, SW, S, W, N, E, U, U, N

Tom Coates : The IKEA walkthrough...

Is Marriage on the rocks?

25/01/2004 @ 18:01 UTC

Alex Dudas : Is Marriage on the rocks? - Conservatives just don't like the message being communicated, which is this: We don't want to get married.

100 things to do with your boyfriend or girlfriend instead of sex

25/01/2004 @ 18:00 UTC

jkottke : 100 things to do with your boyfriend or girlfriend instead of sex

Ethan Marcotte : 100 things to do with your boy/girlfriend instead of sex - "31. Eat something you have never tried before." I'm shutting up now.

How PubSub.com is different from *

25/01/2004 @ 17:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : How PubSub.com is different from *

Google LuckyMarklets

25/01/2004 @ 17:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Google LuckyMarklets

Why I Think My Cat Is On Acid

25/01/2004 @ 17:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Why I Think My Cat Is On Acid

Aquarion : Why I Think My Cat Is On Acid

Opportunity, the second Mars rover, lands safely

25/01/2004 @ 17:00 UTC

jkottke : Opportunity, the second Mars rover, lands safely - Opportunity, the second Mars rover, lands safely (Scroll a bit for pictures)

First images from Opportunity rover of Meridiani Planum on Mars

25/01/2004 @ 17:00 UTC

jkottke : First images from Opportunity rover of Meridiani Planum on Mars - First images from Opportunity rover of Meridiani Planum on Mars (Includes a color photo and a panoramic shot)

Web sémantique, Opus 2

25/01/2004 @ 14:00 UTC

François Hodierne : Web sémantique, Opus 2 - Ajouté dans ma ToRead list

La naissance du Macintosh

25/01/2004 @ 14:00 UTC

François Hodierne : La naissance du Macintosh - Un bel article, la grande classe.

En quoi la mise en page par tableaux est-elle stupide

25/01/2004 @ 14:00 UTC

François Hodierne : En quoi la mise en page par tableaux est-elle stupide - Traduction française de cette *excellente* présentation.

Howard Dean gets a bad rap on "I have a scream"

25/01/2004 @ 08:01 UTC

Les Orchard : Howard Dean gets a bad rap on "I have a scream" - "Look, I know an angry rant when I hear one. I think I've conjured up a few pretty good rants myself. This was no angry rant."

DOM-based Content Extraction of HTML Documents

25/01/2004 @ 08:01 UTC

Les Orchard : DOM-based Content Extraction of HTML Documents

fingerworks.com

25/01/2004 @ 08:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : fingerworks.com

Hamsterball Beta for Windows

25/01/2004 @ 08:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Hamsterball Beta for Windows - brilliant Marble Madness clone

Where have you been?

25/01/2004 @ 06:00 UTC

Graham Leuschke : Where have you been? - what countries have you been to? (here's mine - so little red, so little time)

Negotiating Your First Academic Job Offer

25/01/2004 @ 06:00 UTC

Graham Leuschke : Negotiating Your First Academic Job Offer - No, not yet, but I want to be prepared

PHP News RSS Feeds

25/01/2004 @ 05:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : PHP News RSS Feeds

Ping-Pong Ball Avalanche Homepage

25/01/2004 @ 04:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Ping-Pong Ball Avalanche Homepage - Japanese researchers drop 320,000 balls down a steep ramp, with videos

Aquarion : Ping-Pong Ball Avalanche Home Page - Boing.

The Big Boys

25/01/2004 @ 03:00 UTC

Steve Cook : The Big Boys - Austin's original skatepunk.

Linux booted on Gamecube

25/01/2004 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Linux booted on Gamecube -

Then we took it to "What's up, pimp? 'What's up pimp soup? What's up pimp juice? What's up pimper...

25/01/2004 @ 01:01 UTC

Graham Leuschke : Then we took it to "What's up, pimp? 'What's up pimp soup? What's up pimp juice? What's up pimperoni?' You know, 'pimpalufagus?'" - E-40 Fonzarelli invented every `rap' word you ever heard. werd.

The BBC talks about the iMP (and Ashley Highfield mentions broadbandising the BBC front page)

25/01/2004 @ 01:01 UTC

Tom Coates : The BBC talks about the iMP (and Ashley Highfield mentions broadbandising the BBC front page)

OneLook reverse dictionary

25/01/2004 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : OneLook reverse dictionary - 1980s arcade games, or #16 under geek

cameron : OneLook Reverse Dictionary

kayodeok : OneLook Reverse Dictionary - OneLook's reverse dictionary lets you describe a concept and get back a list of words and phrases related to that concept. Your description can be a few words, a sentence, a question, or even just a single word

Britney, Beyonce, Pink and Enrique Iglesias as Pepsi-wielding Gladiators

25/01/2004 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Britney, Beyonce, Pink and Enrique Iglesias as Pepsi-wielding Gladiators - worst ad campaign ever? download the wallpaper

AFA gay marriage poll results won't go to Congress after all

25/01/2004 @ 01:00 UTC

jkottke : AFA gay marriage poll results won't go to Congress after all - AFA gay marriage poll results won't go to Congress after all (The result of the poll was "something other than what [the AFA] wanted".)

Anil Dash : American Family Association fights against marriage - well, i guess we can safely add "cowardly" and "dishonest" to their existing reputation as completely wrongheaded

Weird and a little creepy: iChatnaked.com

25/01/2004 @ 00:00 UTC

Tom Coates : Weird and a little creepy: iChatnaked.com

Eric Meyer : iChatNaked.com - It's amazing what turns up when you Google for 'record iChat AV video'.

Virtual PC for Windows

25/01/2004 @ 00:00 UTC

Anil Dash : Virtual PC for Windows - another one of those weird underpromoted Microsoft products, this is the same app as the Mac version

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