flashblock extension for mozilla/firefox

3/03/2004 @ 23:00 UTC

cobra libre : flashblock extension for mozilla/firefox - similar to the well-known Flash Click-To-View extension, but more attractive

Nail *this* to the door.

3/03/2004 @ 23:00 UTC

Les Orchard : Nail *this* to the door. - "Today’s lecture – as you may have surmised – is on the topic of separation of Church and State."

Flash: Demon Ball, simple mini-game

3/03/2004 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Flash: Demon Ball, simple mini-game - 51 seconds is my current best

SounderCover

3/03/2004 @ 21:03 UTC

Rod Begbie : SounderCover - Add background noise to your cellphone conversations

Andy Baio : SounderCover, fake background noise for cell phones - simulate a traffic jam, dentist visit, incoming call, or thunderstorm

jkottke : SounderCover adds background noise to your cell phone calls, providing you with "hang up" alibis - SounderCover adds background noise to your cell phone calls, providing you with "hang up" alibis (I'm sorry, I can't hear you. There's a circus parade going by...)

hair theory

3/03/2004 @ 21:03 UTC

cobra libre : hair theory - i would be much happier if i could put this notion to use in my own endeavors

chez rich

3/03/2004 @ 21:03 UTC

Les Orchard : chez rich - Dang-nifty twm styled home page

mehack: upping the firmware

3/03/2004 @ 21:02 UTC

Les Orchard : mehack: upping the firmware - Apparently, I need to get a Linksys WRT54G

Linksys: WRT54G - Wireless-G Broadband Router

3/03/2004 @ 21:02 UTC

Les Orchard : Linksys: WRT54G - Wireless-G Broadband Router

UnCommon Web 0.2.0 released

3/03/2004 @ 21:02 UTC

Les Orchard : UnCommon Web 0.2.0 released - Interesting. A Lisp-based web app framework

Gellar Open To Angel Gig

3/03/2004 @ 21:02 UTC

Les Orchard : Gellar Open To Angel Gig - Apparently, she declined an appearance on Angel because her aunt died. How many people feel bad for bashing her now?

Bush Loves Appointing "Activist" Judges [not satire]

3/03/2004 @ 21:02 UTC

Les Orchard : Bush Loves Appointing "Activist" Judges [not satire] - "Activist" is, of course, code for "does not fall in line with the radical right agenda".

The Face of the Gay Marriage Ban

3/03/2004 @ 21:01 UTC

Les Orchard : The Face of the Gay Marriage Ban - "We have been on the other side of the street for way too long."

Nintendo’s new portable game console might have Bluetooth

3/03/2004 @ 21:01 UTC

Les Orchard : Nintendo’s new portable game console might have Bluetooth

USB drives become the latest calling cards

3/03/2004 @ 21:01 UTC

Les Orchard : USB drives become the latest calling cards - So how long until AOL USB drives start showing up on my doorstep, and can I re-use them like I used to re-use the floppies?

Quantum Dots Capture First Movies of Cells "Talking''

3/03/2004 @ 21:01 UTC

Les Orchard : Quantum Dots Capture First Movies of Cells "Talking'' - Quantum Dots Capture First Movies of Cells "Talking''

Brighthand � Samsung Preparing i530 Palm OS Smart Phone

3/03/2004 @ 21:00 UTC

Les Orchard : Brighthand � Samsung Preparing i530 Palm OS Smart Phone - Hmm... this? Or a Treo 600 (or the mythical 610)?

Experts Say New Desktop Fusion Claims Seem More Credible

3/03/2004 @ 21:00 UTC

Les Orchard : Experts Say New Desktop Fusion Claims Seem More Credible

volvo's built a car for women and by women

3/03/2004 @ 21:00 UTC

anildash : volvo's built a car for women and by women - it's a good idea, i'm curious to see the actual execution

MUG's 10 great things about NYC

3/03/2004 @ 21:00 UTC

anildash : MUG's 10 great things about NYC - these lists don't focus enough on FOOD, glorious food

HTTP Caching and Cache-busting

3/03/2004 @ 20:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : HTTP Caching and Cache-busting

Doctor Fun

3/03/2004 @ 19:03 UTC

Les Orchard : Doctor Fun - "Silly rabbit - that starchy sugar-filled breakfast cereal stopped your digestive tract again and almost killed you. When are you going to learn that Trix are for kids?"

'SERENITY' GREENLIT

3/03/2004 @ 19:02 UTC

Les Orchard : 'SERENITY' GREENLIT - 'Universal Pictures has greenlit "Serenity,'' the feature film based on Joss Whedon's Fox TV series "Firefly,'' which was canceled in late 2002 after just 11 episodes.'

How to spot a fake programmer

3/03/2004 @ 19:02 UTC

Les Orchard : How to spot a fake programmer

Reality 1, Neo-cons 0

3/03/2004 @ 19:02 UTC

Les Orchard : Reality 1, Neo-cons 0 - "Haiti is in fact a fair test of the neo-cons’ thesis, a thesis we are now putting to further trials in Iraq and Afghanistan."

A brilliantly designed masterpiece!

3/03/2004 @ 19:02 UTC

Dan Cederholm : A brilliantly designed masterpiece! - One of the most blatent rips I've seen.

Cameron's latest project: radio vox populi: live from the commons

3/03/2004 @ 19:01 UTC

Erik Benson : Cameron's latest project: radio vox populi: live from the commons - I've always suspected that you're all a bunch of silly sounding robots.

jkottke : Radio Vox Populi takes weblog content and plays it over the radio - Radio Vox Populi takes weblog content and plays it over the radio (Reminds me of Press Nothing to Continue, a blog-to-phone project I did for 0sil8 a few years ago.)

Tom Coates : This is Radio Vox Populi...

Richard MacManus : Radio Vox Populi - weblogs synthesized into speech, then streamed to listeners as an Internet radio station. Radiohead's 'OK Computer' is now reality!

François Hodierne : radio vox populi - ca pète :-)

cobra libre : radio vox populi - shall we read a blog?

Paul Hammond : radio vox populi: live from the commons - Radio Vox Populi is a realization of the people's voice, taking the content of the weblogs and broadcasting it back to the world

NYT op-ed makes a case for a Kerry/Clinton ticket

3/03/2004 @ 19:01 UTC

Andy Baio : NYT op-ed makes a case for a Kerry/Clinton ticket - Bill, not Hillary

Gameboy Advance SP: Girls Edition

3/03/2004 @ 19:01 UTC

Andy Baio : Gameboy Advance SP: Girls Edition - released in Spain only, with a list of Spanish games targeted at girls

anildash : an actual GameGirl Advance? - it's a version of the pink gameboy from asia

Les Orchard : Girls Edition Gameboy Advance SP to be released in April: Pink GBA SP in a girlish box - Not a joke. "Nintendo of Spain will release a (pink) Gameboy Advance SP Girls Edition (GE) in a sylish box at April 1st."

comparing china and japan

3/03/2004 @ 19:00 UTC

anildash : comparing china and japan - gen's extracted some key figures comparing the two giants, and it provokes some interesting thoughts

how to relaunch gizmodo

3/03/2004 @ 19:00 UTC

anildash : how to relaunch gizmodo - imbue the site with passion and personality, get a sexy young person to host it, and connect with the audience

Lookout search plugin for Outlook

3/03/2004 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Lookout search plugin for Outlook - like an integrated version of X1, but it comes highly recommended

anildash : Lookout, rich indexing for Outlook - if it works right, it's exactly the efficiency i've been hoping for. i suspect the logo deliberately evokes google.

radio vox populi

3/03/2004 @ 19:00 UTC

anildash : radio vox populi - cam does the walking, blogs do the talking. very cool tech.

Richard MacManus : Cameron Marlow explains how he developed Radio Vox Populi. One of his motivations was to turn "weblogs into an art installation." Brilliant!

McDonald's dumps supersize portions

3/03/2004 @ 19:00 UTC

anildash : McDonald's dumps supersize portions - ever since they lost money for the first time, they've made an amazing change towards being responsible

iran's vice president uses blog to blame Al Qaida

3/03/2004 @ 19:00 UTC

anildash : iran's vice president uses blog to blame Al Qaida - somehow i suspect dick cheney will never speak to us this directly on anything

The Next Best Thing to Being President

3/03/2004 @ 18:02 UTC

Rod Begbie : The Next Best Thing to Being President - Kerry/Clinton in 04?

jkottke : Could a John Kerry/Bill Clinton ticket work? - Could a John Kerry/Bill Clinton ticket work? (Legally? Yes. Politically? Maybe. Hillary? And ruin her chance for a run in 2008? Not likely.)

Alien Dice - It's JUST a game,.. really.

3/03/2004 @ 18:01 UTC

Aquarion : Alien Dice - It's JUST a game,.. really.

TerminalColors

3/03/2004 @ 18:01 UTC

Les Orchard : TerminalColors - "TerminalColors is a SIMBL plugin that patches Apple's Terminal.app to add a color picker to allow the user to edit the ANSI colors."

Killington residents vote to secede from Vermont

3/03/2004 @ 18:01 UTC

Les Orchard : Killington residents vote to secede from Vermont - "Voting with a thunderous "aye," residents endorsed a plan Tuesday for this ski resort town to secede from Vermont and become a part of New Hampshire instead."

POV-Ray Short Code Contest 3 entries

3/03/2004 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : POV-Ray Short Code Contest 3 entries - amazing what POV-Ray can render with only 256 bytes

Historical speech synthesis sound clips

3/03/2004 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Historical speech synthesis sound clips - would you like to play a game of chess?

Avi Rubin is a prominent critic of Diebold's e-voting machines; this is his experience as an elec...

3/03/2004 @ 18:00 UTC

jkottke : Avi Rubin is a prominent critic of Diebold's e-voting machines; this is his experience as an election judge - Avi Rubin is a prominent critic of Diebold's e-voting machines; this is his experience as an election judge (His precinct used Diebold machines exclusively.)

Les Orchard : My day as an election judge

BBC - Look Around You - Periodic Table

3/03/2004 @ 17:02 UTC

Rod Begbie : BBC - Look Around You - Periodic Table - Closer inspection recommended.

Do-it-yourself drop-in URL shortening service for OS X

3/03/2004 @ 17:02 UTC

Les Orchard : Do-it-yourself drop-in URL shortening service for OS X

Penny Arcade!

3/03/2004 @ 17:02 UTC

Les Orchard : Penny Arcade! - '...so when someone stabs you, you should always say "Thank you"'

Style Master CSS Editor

3/03/2004 @ 17:01 UTC

Dan Cederholm : Style Master CSS Editor - Version 3.5 out now for Mac OS X and Windows.

doug : Style Master 4.0 released - Looking for a powerful, easy-to-use CSS editor? Start here.

RSS Feed for WhiteHouse.Gov

3/03/2004 @ 17:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : RSS Feed for WhiteHouse.Gov

Video: Innuendo episode from "Rainbow," an '80s UK kids' show

3/03/2004 @ 17:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: Innuendo episode from "Rainbow," an '80s UK kids' show -

Kidz Bop 5 features children singing Outkast and Beyonce songs

3/03/2004 @ 17:00 UTC

jkottke : Kidz Bop 5 features children singing Outkast and Beyonce songs - Kidz Bop 5 features children singing Outkast and Beyonce songs (I'm afraid to listen to this.)

Wow, McDonald's is phasing out their Supersize menu items

3/03/2004 @ 17:00 UTC

jkottke : Wow, McDonald's is phasing out their Supersize menu items - Wow, McDonald's is phasing out their Supersize menu items

'This goes no further...'

3/03/2004 @ 16:00 UTC

Aquarion : 'This goes no further...' - Paranoia for beginners. or is it? OR IS IT?

Ludicorp's ETCon presentation on Relationship-Based Computing

3/03/2004 @ 16:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Ludicorp's ETCon presentation on Relationship-Based Computing -

Bryan Boyer's simple yet elegant entry won I.D. Magazine's "global identity card" competition

3/03/2004 @ 16:00 UTC

jkottke : Bryan Boyer's simple yet elegant entry won I.D. Magazine's "global identity card" competition - Bryan Boyer's simple yet elegant entry won I.D. Magazine's "global identity card" competition (What does an ID card mean for those without enough money to buy a car or have a credit card?)

Blogging when trapped in a subway

3/03/2004 @ 12:00 UTC

Alex Dudas : Blogging when trapped in a subway - The big fuss just outside was pretty impressive - and very fightening if you are effectively sealed in a crowded tube already rendered immobile.

Dave Shea?s recent CSS faves

3/03/2004 @ 11:00 UTC

Richard Rutter : Dave Shea?s recent CSS faves - (Design thinking) Includes a smokin’ trifecta [via Nick Bradbury]

The Truth for Youth

3/03/2004 @ 09:00 UTC

Andy Baio : The Truth for Youth - hilarious religious comic books on evolution, rock music, porn, and more

boxed in

3/03/2004 @ 08:00 UTC

cobra libre : boxed in

Britain's best bus shelter

3/03/2004 @ 06:00 UTC

Steve Cook : Britain's best bus shelter - It certainly looks very nice.

The RSS NewsMaster - Robin Good' Sharewood Tidings

3/03/2004 @ 06:00 UTC

Les Orchard : The RSS NewsMaster - Robin Good' Sharewood Tidings - The RSS NewsMaster - Robin Good' Sharewood Tidings

Amphibious Motor Coach and Yacht

3/03/2004 @ 06:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Amphibious Motor Coach and Yacht

Aqua-Soft.org - Safari Skin for Firefox, PixelPerfect!

3/03/2004 @ 05:00 UTC

Les Orchard : Aqua-Soft.org - Safari Skin for Firefox, PixelPerfect! - "Ever since the release of Safari for Mac OS, this community and many others in the PC world have been craving for the looks of it on their machine." Now I want a version that swaps out the metal. HATE HATE HATE METAL

Are each pair of people friends or enemies?

3/03/2004 @ 05:00 UTC

jkottke : Are each pair of people friends or enemies?

Andy Baio : Friends or Enemies? - I wish there was an answer key, via Kottke

Alex Dudas : Friends or Enemies? - But which are which?

Adam Gessaman : Julie Moss: Friends and Enemies - It's funny, but I tend to draw friendly assocations between almost all of them. Conceptually, this is a very powerful art project.

When I Was...

3/03/2004 @ 04:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : When I Was... - A work in progress.

yahoo paid search, translated

3/03/2004 @ 04:00 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : yahoo paid search, translated - ouch

2DO Before I Die (a cool site about making a list of 100 things you'd like to do before you die)

3/03/2004 @ 03:00 UTC

Erik Benson : 2DO Before I Die (a cool site about making a list of 100 things you'd like to do before you die) - I think I'll be making my list over the next couple weeks.

Bill Trippe: The Future of Content Delivery - Service-Oriented Architectures

3/03/2004 @ 03:00 UTC

Richard MacManus : Bill Trippe: The Future of Content Delivery - Service-Oriented Architectures

amazon web services seminar

3/03/2004 @ 03:00 UTC

anildash : amazon web services seminar - one of the few web services platforms that you can actually make some bucks on, it's worth learning about

MYTH OF SISYPHUS --The Web as a new lever within. A true story

3/03/2004 @ 02:01 UTC

Les Orchard : MYTH OF SISYPHUS --The Web as a new lever within. A true story - "This is the story of a four-year-old girl who fell in love with Harry Potter."

Richard MacManus : Myth of Sisyphus - The Web as a new lever within. How a 4-yr old girl used the Web to learn to read/write.

Stephen Downes on networks. Excellent use of hypertext, I went back and forth between the article...

3/03/2004 @ 02:00 UTC

Richard MacManus : Stephen Downes on networks. Excellent use of hypertext, I went back and forth between the article and the links.

Important point about Information Flow - there is no "end user"! (from a 1997 paper)

3/03/2004 @ 02:00 UTC

Richard MacManus : Important point about Information Flow - there is no "end user"! (from a 1997 paper)

Lilly.hu

3/03/2004 @ 02:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Lilly.hu - Another big corporation with a valid HTML 4 and CSS website. Congrats Nat.

Additional Headsurfer Comments Regarding SCO Contract

3/03/2004 @ 02:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Additional Headsurfer Comments Regarding SCO Contract - EV1 on why they paid up. Their customers on why they aren't too happy.

Microsoft could write their own viruses

3/03/2004 @ 02:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Microsoft could write their own viruses

Shell Corner

3/03/2004 @ 01:01 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Shell Corner

BASH Programming - Introduction HOW-TO

3/03/2004 @ 01:01 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : BASH Programming - Introduction HOW-TO

The coming of Windows XP SP2

3/03/2004 @ 01:01 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : The coming of Windows XP SP2

The Luxury of Ignorance: An Open-Source Horror Story

3/03/2004 @ 01:01 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : The Luxury of Ignorance: An Open-Source Horror Story

Flash of Unstyled Content (FOUC)

3/03/2004 @ 01:01 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Flash of Unstyled Content (FOUC)

DocBook Open Repository Project

3/03/2004 @ 01:01 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : DocBook Open Repository Project

NY Post cribs Girlhacker?

3/03/2004 @ 01:00 UTC

Steve Cook : NY Post cribs Girlhacker? - Journalistic laziness or sheer coincidence? You make the call!

Neural Information Flow diagram (via Stephen Downes)

3/03/2004 @ 01:00 UTC

Richard MacManus : Neural Information Flow diagram (via Stephen Downes)

Matchstick Rockets

3/03/2004 @ 01:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Matchstick Rockets

Aquarion : Matchstick Rockets - Very small booms

A.Q. Khan and the Bomb

3/03/2004 @ 00:01 UTC

Steve Cook : A.Q. Khan and the Bomb - Seymour Hersh's hugely disquieting article on Pakistan, Iran, and nuclear proliferation

Bush Seeks to Use $1M in Transition Funds

3/03/2004 @ 00:01 UTC

Les Orchard : Bush Seeks to Use $1M in Transition Funds - "The proposal, which will require Congress' approval, is the first time a president has sought to use public transition funds to prepare officials to enter a re-elected administration, White House officials and others say."

NARC is a modern-day interpretation of a classic arcade action game.

3/03/2004 @ 00:00 UTC

Les Orchard : NARC is a modern-day interpretation of a classic arcade action game. - "In the new NARC, you play as two cops out to bust a massive drug ring. The kicker -- and man, what a kicker it is -- is that you can take drugs to bolster your performance."

My experiments with Tinderbox

3/03/2004 @ 00:00 UTC

Les Orchard : My experiments with Tinderbox - "...I wanted to use full XSLT constructs on data in Tinderbox files. However, some of these XSLT constructs are a bit awkward to program, and I thought about creating XPath extensions for Tinderbox. I finally did this using Python extensions to the libxml

Pete “Gizmodo� Rojas is now at Engadget

3/03/2004 @ 00:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Pete “Gizmodo� Rojas is now at Engadget - Om sums it up nicely

Movie Alphabet Quiz

3/03/2004 @ 00:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Movie Alphabet Quiz - I have the full answers, if you want them

Alex Dudas : Movie Alphabet Game - Guess the movie from the letter. How infuriating is this?

Les Orchard : Movie Alphabet Game #1 - Evil game, guess the movie by a letter from its movie poster title.

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