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Push vs. Pull templating

23/06/2004 @ 23:58 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Push vs. Pull templating

Programming with bash

23/06/2004 @ 23:58 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Programming with bash

Vim Cookbook

23/06/2004 @ 23:58 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Vim Cookbook

Guide to migrating from ASP to PHP

23/06/2004 @ 23:58 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Guide to migrating from ASP to PHP

PHP Gotchas: Part 1

23/06/2004 @ 23:57 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : PHP Gotchas: Part 1

Why isn't php.net running on PHP 5?

23/06/2004 @ 23:57 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Why isn't php.net running on PHP 5? - Why isn't php.net running on PHP 5?

The cost of supporting non-standards

23/06/2004 @ 23:57 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : The cost of supporting non-standards

IE Market Share... and W

23/06/2004 @ 23:57 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : IE Market Share... and W

Computer 'sick' days revealed

23/06/2004 @ 23:57 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Computer 'sick' days revealed - Computer 'sick' days revealed

GCount

23/06/2004 @ 23:56 UTC

Steve Cook : GCount - A menubar alert for new mail in your Gmail account (Panther only).

Fragment Highlight

23/06/2004 @ 23:56 UTC

Philippe Janvier : Fragment Highlight - Mettre en valeur un lien (id seulement) vers une partie d'un document web (et plein d'autres choses encore).

pot-smoking dominatrix joins election race

23/06/2004 @ 23:56 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : pot-smoking dominatrix joins election race - pot-smoking dominatrix joins election race: heh

All sorts of Gmail tips, tricks, and resources

23/06/2004 @ 23:56 UTC

jkottke : All sorts of Gmail tips, tricks, and resources

Hello, Anna Lappé!

23/06/2004 @ 23:55 UTC

anildash : Hello, Anna Lappé! - david's got a guest author this week, and she's already off to a great start

dave massy's the new IE evangelist

23/06/2004 @ 23:55 UTC

anildash : dave massy's the new IE evangelist - it's a thankless task, but being open and blogging about it sure helps

ebay's opening its API up to members

23/06/2004 @ 23:55 UTC

anildash : ebay's opening its API up to members - they're doing smart things around those parts these days

Canada's Mint is funnier than ours

23/06/2004 @ 22:56 UTC

Steve Cook : Canada's Mint is funnier than ours - Although that Sacajewea dollar gag had me going for a while.

Japanese for Programmers

23/06/2004 @ 22:55 UTC

Aquarion : Japanese for Programmers - Dive into Japanese?

I am a Poser

23/06/2004 @ 22:55 UTC

Dan Cederholm : I am a Poser - Ditto, here.

The Onion's Guide to Celebrity Weblogs

23/06/2004 @ 22:55 UTC

Andy Baio : The Onion's Guide to Celebrity Weblogs - what, no Wil Wheaton? [via]

anildash : the Onion on blogs of the celebrities - somehow, i'm quite content that none of them are using MT or TypePad

Ethan Marcotte : Onion's guide to celebrity weblogs - Fred Durst is deap indeed.

The 1,000 Best Movies Ever Made, compiled by the NY Times

23/06/2004 @ 22:55 UTC

jkottke : The 1,000 Best Movies Ever Made, compiled by the NY Times - The 1,000 Best Movies Ever Made, compiled by the NY Times (I've seen 201 of these, which is impressive considering I generally don't like films made before 1970.)

Tom Coates : The New York Times' 1000 Best Movies Ever Made doesn't include Jesus of Montreal, Three Colours Blue or American Beauty, but hey - at least Beverley Hills Cop is in there... - The New York Times' 1000 Best Movies Ever Made doesn't include Jesus of Montreal, Three Colours Blue or American Beauty, but hey - at least Beverley Hills Cop is in there...

Population: One: History of support

23/06/2004 @ 21:55 UTC

deusx : Population: One: History of support - "The Cluetrain says we should be more open and communicate. I’ve bought into that. So have the Trotts and their investors."

anildash : history of support

Comment spam solution?

23/06/2004 @ 21:55 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Comment spam solution? - People smart-make better than comput0rs, yes?

Pitchfork gets burned on a Beastie Boys review

23/06/2004 @ 20:56 UTC

Steve Cook : Pitchfork gets burned on a Beastie Boys review - Half the reviews they print are poorly disguised creative writing exercises to begin with.

comdex 2004 cancelled

23/06/2004 @ 20:56 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : comdex 2004 cancelled - comdex 2004 cancelled: a sign of the times

Comdex 2004 is cancelled

23/06/2004 @ 20:56 UTC

Andy Baio : Comdex 2004 is cancelled - maybe they can team up with Lollapalooza

Wired magazine on SCO's efforts to refashion itself as an intellectual property licensing company

23/06/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

jkottke : Wired magazine on SCO's efforts to refashion itself as an intellectual property licensing company - Wired magazine on SCO's efforts to refashion itself as an intellectual property licensing company

newsgator gets funded

23/06/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

anildash : newsgator gets funded - congrats to greg on the milestone

AFI's film songs top 100

23/06/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

anildash : AFI's film songs top 100 - another boring list, Fight the Power made it, but Purple Rain didn't

NVu for OS X (experimental build)

23/06/2004 @ 19:55 UTC

Steve Cook : NVu for OS X (experimental build) - The open source HTML layout program comes to the Mac. Kind of.

Get notified when Googlebot indexes your pages

23/06/2004 @ 19:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Get notified when Googlebot indexes your pages - neat and simple idea

Induce Act draws key support in Senate

23/06/2004 @ 19:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Induce Act draws key support in Senate - the Act makes me physically ill [via]

Delightful interview with Michael Lewis about the Moneyball aftermath, magazine journalism, and o...

23/06/2004 @ 19:55 UTC

jkottke : Delightful interview with Michael Lewis about the Moneyball aftermath, magazine journalism, and other things

Richard MacManus : Interview with Michael Lewis, one of my fave authors - "I think the best stuff [writing] is done by lone rangers."

Examining the 'SpaceShipOne is trimuphant of capitalism' meme

23/06/2004 @ 18:56 UTC

kellan : Examining the 'SpaceShipOne is trimuphant of capitalism' meme - via MoreLikeThis #

MozillaNews interviews Daniel Glazman, NVu developer

23/06/2004 @ 18:56 UTC

Isofarro : MozillaNews interviews Daniel Glazman, NVu developer - some background and thoughts about NVu.

The Gadflyer: Moon Over Washington

23/06/2004 @ 18:56 UTC

deusx : The Gadflyer: Moon Over Washington - "Why are some of the capital’s most influential power players hanging out with a bizarre Korean billionaire who claims to be the Messiah?"

Google Search: "myung moon" wtf

23/06/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

deusx : Google Search: "myung moon" wtf - Google Search: "myung moon" wtf

Tiny Tag

23/06/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

deusx : Tiny Tag - "Hi, My name is Sean. I accidentally invented TinyTag when I was in kindergarten. My dad helped me build it. My neighbor Matthew wrote the software. His uncle Bob from NASA helped with the electrical stuff."

netflix pisses on loyal blog readers

23/06/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : netflix pisses on loyal blog readers - netflix pisses on loyal blog readers: also being evil

anildash : why won't netflix help out bloggers? - if you're lucky enough to have fans or enthusiasts, you should indulge them

Will Pate : NetFlix Misses the Boat - Public relations departments fail their companies when they ignore bloggers.

Jean-Paul Gaultier exhibits some of his signature creations, but made out of bread

23/06/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

jkottke : Jean-Paul Gaultier exhibits some of his signature creations, but made out of bread - Jean-Paul Gaultier exhibits some of his signature creations, but made out of bread (David Gallagher calls it "the most French thing I have seen in France".)

The Legendary Commadore brand is back

23/06/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

Aquarion : The Legendary Commadore brand is back - Commadore resurected as iTunes style media delivery centre thing

GCount - gMail message count

23/06/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

phil : GCount - gMail message count - "gCount is a menubar item that will display the number of unread messages in the inbox of a recently popular email service."

Steve Cook : GCount - A menubar alert for new mail in your Gmail account (Panther only).

other people are also computing their Chalabi numbers

23/06/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

Graham Leuschke : other people are also computing their Chalabi numbers - but neither mentions my backbreaking research. great minds thinking alike? (another)

Windows cannot find (URL)

23/06/2004 @ 16:57 UTC

tehu : Windows cannot find (URL) - Launching an external URL in FireFox throws an annoying alertbox. This FF release is less appealing than to it used to be.

A brochette of web geeks (Photo Matt)

23/06/2004 @ 16:56 UTC

tehu : A brochette of web geeks (Photo Matt) - Ze english guests on ze right have cold hands.

What is it about Weblogs? | Acts of Volition

23/06/2004 @ 16:56 UTC

Paul Hammond : What is it about Weblogs? | Acts of Volition - some of the key distinguishing features of weblogs when compared to the rest of the web

Ian Bicking - In Praise of the Web UI

23/06/2004 @ 16:56 UTC

Paul Hammond : Ian Bicking - In Praise of the Web UI - Web applications aren't really applications

Google Pagerank Checksum Algorithm

23/06/2004 @ 16:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Google Pagerank Checksum Algorithm - if you want to port this to Perl or PHP, please contact me ASAP

Early Xbox 2 spec leaked

23/06/2004 @ 16:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Early Xbox 2 spec leaked - could be fake, but appears legit [via]

ASCII art conversion of "Deep Throat"

23/06/2004 @ 16:55 UTC

Andy Baio : ASCII art conversion of "Deep Throat" - 55 minutes of text-based smut [via]

Spamassassin Beats CRM-114 in anti-spam shootout

23/06/2004 @ 16:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Spamassassin Beats CRM-114 in anti-spam shootout - here's a good summary of the results

Weblogs.com Rises From the Flames

23/06/2004 @ 15:56 UTC

tehu : Weblogs.com Rises From the Flames - Huge flows of agregators causing nightmarish mayhem on weblogs.com servers. *RSS is raging* 03-09-2004

Mark Bernstein: Commentary

23/06/2004 @ 15:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : Mark Bernstein: Commentary - * The full-day delay of traditional weblogs is a good thing

Philippe Janvier : Trackback and comment - Tourner sept fois sa langue dans sa bouche et attendre le lendemain pour parler.

Tom Coates : This post is particularly interesting because it acknowledges that weblog posts are parts of conversations between people rather than simply small press-based publishing

Kempa on more vinyl oddities

23/06/2004 @ 15:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Kempa on more vinyl oddities - laser turntables, album scanning, human groove recognition, and DIY album pressing

Some not-so-super Supermen

23/06/2004 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : Some not-so-super Supermen

Ethan Marcotte : Gallery of Super-Dudes - PLEASE GOD MAKE IT STOP.

IE Storm watch - The Office Weblog - office.weblogsinc.com

23/06/2004 @ 14:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : IE Storm watch - The Office Weblog - office.weblogsinc.com - The noise level continues to increase about what Microsoft is up to with regards to bringing out a new version of Internet Explorer

BBC: Spam is making computers sick

23/06/2004 @ 13:55 UTC

Isofarro : BBC: Spam is making computers sick - Over half of the 2,500 people questioned ... asked their provider to do something to stop the deluge of junk e-mails they were receiving.

Atom (or web syndication)

23/06/2004 @ 12:57 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Atom (or web syndication) - The post that was never published #

Jon Hicks : Zlog interviews Drew McLellan - Whats going on with WASP?

Gentoo is Rice

23/06/2004 @ 12:57 UTC

Charles Miller : Gentoo is Rice - Gentoo is for Ricers - For somebody who doesn't like Gentoo, this gent spends way too much time on it. (Ian Bicking on jerub).

Yarn Profile

23/06/2004 @ 12:57 UTC

Charles Miller : Yarn Profile - Proof that computer programmers are not the only geeks in this world: A review of a teflon coated knitting yarn.

Deepfreezing a Transmeta efficeon

23/06/2004 @ 12:56 UTC

Charles Miller : Deepfreezing a Transmeta efficeon - Deepfreezing a Transmeta efficeon. Efficieon is sucks.

The Movie Cliches List

23/06/2004 @ 12:56 UTC

Aquarion : The Movie Cliches List

World Time clock

23/06/2004 @ 12:56 UTC

Aquarion : World Time clock - This is great

Paranoid Android orchestral

23/06/2004 @ 12:55 UTC

Aquarion : Paranoid Android orchestral - Mmm. Timpany.

A Validation Tale

23/06/2004 @ 12:55 UTC

Wayne Burkett : A Validation Tale - Dan Cederholm's thoughts on the recent validation argument. At least he points out that validating your docs actually makes life easier, since layouts are more likely to work as expected when your code is valid. #

South African at the helm of historic flight

23/06/2004 @ 11:55 UTC

Isofarro : South African at the helm of historic flight - Mike Melvill and Mark Shuttleworth - the first private citizens in space are both South African

Charl van Niekerk

23/06/2004 @ 11:55 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Charl van Niekerk - Bloglined! I wonder why Google didn't take the effort to make validating ads though... #

Andrew Grumet gets "funky" with RSS and Atom

23/06/2004 @ 10:55 UTC

Isofarro : Andrew Grumet gets "funky" with RSS and Atom - Replacing core elements of RSS with Atom elements

deusx : Andrew Grumet Gets "Funky" With RSS And ATOM - "Anything that makes RSS 2.0 more useful is great as far as I'm concerned."

Sick Of IE6

23/06/2004 @ 10:55 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Sick Of IE6 - "It's time to ditch this out-of-date browser into the dustbin of history." #

Kayode Okeyode : Sick Of IE6

WebMonkey

23/06/2004 @ 10:55 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : WebMonkey - What exactly was WebMonkey? Probably from before my time :-) #

The Location Field Is the New Command Line

23/06/2004 @ 10:55 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : The Location Field Is the New Command Line - "It's also rather easy to ignore the times when you’ve been proven wrong." #

Paul Hammond : Daring Fireball: The Location Field Is the New Command Line - they're losing this war despite the fact that they won the browser war

Graham Leuschke : The Location Field Is the New Command Line - everyone's linking it, but I was thinking about exactly this earlier today, thinking about buying a new computer and asking "where do I spend most of my computer time? in what application?" The answer, of course, is "in the web."

Isofarro : The Location Field Is the New Command Line - Microsoft totally fucked up when they took aim at Netscape.

veen : Daring Fireball: The Location Field Is the New Command Line - "[S]aying that web apps would never become popular was like a theater critic in the early 1950s dismissing television."

Film credits just keep on growing

23/06/2004 @ 09:55 UTC

Tom Coates : Film credits just keep on growing

Some advertisers are more equal than others.

23/06/2004 @ 08:55 UTC

kellan : Some advertisers are more equal than others. - On Google's broken, sizeist ad policies. #

Jeremy Zawodny : google censors - google censors: is that evil?

Doors with Sprites

23/06/2004 @ 08:55 UTC

doug : Doors with Sprites - Mike Papageorge combines Sliding Doors and CSS Sprites to create text-based expandable tabs with just one multi-function image.

Retrocrush: The 50 Coolest Song Parts

23/06/2004 @ 06:56 UTC

Charles Miller : Retrocrush: The 50 Coolest Song Parts - Retrocrush: The 50 Coolest Song Parts. #1 is that bit from In The Air Tonight when the drum kicks in.

gleuschk : The 50 Coolest Song Parts Ever - fantastic till it gets to #1

The powers of Superman

23/06/2004 @ 06:55 UTC

Steve Cook : The powers of Superman - Superman #133 asserts that Superman could consume virtually endless quantities of food, and Action Comics #306 suggests that Superman can perform feats of lovemaking of which an ordinary man would be quite incapable...

Firefox Written In the Stars

23/06/2004 @ 05:55 UTC

Will Pate : Firefox Written In the Stars - The heavens may have something to tell you about what web browser you should use.

Carnival of the Capitalists

23/06/2004 @ 05:55 UTC

Will Pate : Carnival of the Capitalists - A really great travelling show of the best of business blogging. I'll be hosting on November 1, I'm so excited!

Toronto Downtown Jazz Festival, June 25-July 4

23/06/2004 @ 04:55 UTC

Graham Leuschke : Toronto Downtown Jazz Festival, June 25-July 4 - shall we take in a show?

A Man, a Plan, a Pointless(?) Program

23/06/2004 @ 04:55 UTC

Graham Leuschke : A Man, a Plan, a Pointless(?) Program - I didn't realize Norvig worked at Google (see also: a much much longer palindrome)

The Religious Experience of Philip K. Dick by R. Crumb

23/06/2004 @ 03:58 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : The Religious Experience of Philip K. Dick by R. Crumb

Chocolate pork rinds

23/06/2004 @ 03:58 UTC

Nelson Minar : Chocolate pork rinds - Sugar free, Atkins friendly! (via Metafilter)

man robbed after answering the door nude

23/06/2004 @ 03:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : man robbed after answering the door nude - man robbed after answering the door nude: uhh. don't do that

supernova 2004 weblog

23/06/2004 @ 03:55 UTC

anildash : supernova 2004 weblog - be sure to check out the typepad moblog, too, where you can send your pictures

Register to vote, get a free comic book

23/06/2004 @ 02:55 UTC

Steve Cook : Register to vote, get a free comic book - It was an idea from Brian Vaughan, the writer of the well-regarded "Y: The Last Man". More people, even those without politically themed superhero comics to promote, should do things like this.

Mama don't let your baby grow up to be a Generalist

23/06/2004 @ 02:55 UTC

deusx : Mama don't let your baby grow up to be a Generalist - "I hearby declare to you, don't let your children grow up to be Generalists. Save them before it's too late. Teach them the value of specializing in niches."

Blogs: A New Communication Tool or a Marketing Avenue

23/06/2004 @ 02:55 UTC

deusx : Blogs: A New Communication Tool or a Marketing Avenue - "Isn't there something wrong with this picture? If every aspect of the web is fodder for manipulation and abuse, who do we trust? How do honest people compete in this environment and scrupulously manage their marketing or web or competition challenges?"

"i'm concerned that my aggregator doesn't use a liberal feed parser"

23/06/2004 @ 02:55 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : "i'm concerned that my aggregator doesn't use a liberal feed parser" - so sayeth the end user #

Setting up your first Movable Type blog

23/06/2004 @ 02:55 UTC

anildash : Setting up your first Movable Type blog - a nice builder.com tutorial

Didn't you know?

23/06/2004 @ 01:59 UTC

Charles Miller : Didn't you know? - Didn't you know? Good graffiti lives on in Sydney.

poker with dick cheney

23/06/2004 @ 01:58 UTC

cobra libre : poker with dick cheney - with christopher hitchens in a cameo appearance

Smoking wipes 10 years off a life

23/06/2004 @ 01:57 UTC

deusx : Smoking wipes 10 years off a life - "Quitting at 30 virtually eliminates the risk from dying prematurely, and giving up at 50 halves it. But half of those who fail to kick the habit will die as a result of smoking, and a quarter of all smokers die in middle-age." Looks like Dave had the ri

Graham Leuschke : Smoking takes 10 years off your life, but quitting at age 30 virtually eliminates the risk - here is your cake. here you are eating it.

brad has lost it

23/06/2004 @ 01:56 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : brad has lost it - brad has lost it: maybe he wants to be a gangsta too?

sloosh

23/06/2004 @ 01:56 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : sloosh - sloosh: surf's up, dude

tool lets voip providers tap yahoo im

23/06/2004 @ 01:56 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : tool lets voip providers tap yahoo im - tool lets voip providers tap yahoo im: kick ass

Punctuation errors in "Eats, Shoots, and Leaves"

23/06/2004 @ 01:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Punctuation errors in "Eats, Shoots, and Leaves" - copy editing the copy editors [via]

Graham Leuschke : Louis Menand delivers a veritable beatdown unto Eats, Shoots & Leaves - and then natters on about 'voice' (Thanks Rex for reminding me I'd forgotten to post this. And go go go!)

iTunesWatcher 2.5

23/06/2004 @ 00:01 UTC

Jon Hicks : iTunesWatcher 2.5 - This is the wonderful script I use for the playlist section. Tell the world what you’re listening to

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