Richard Perle and Lord Conrad Black's excellent adventure

2/09/2004 @ 23:55 UTC

Steve Cook : Richard Perle and Lord Conrad Black's excellent adventure - How a neo-conservative defense policy analyst and a conservative Canadian media baron became friends, then enemies, then figures in a huge financial scandal.

A Blog on combining Atom and FOAF

2/09/2004 @ 23:55 UTC

Philippe Janvier : A Blog on combining Atom and FOAF - "This is an example blog to illustrate what a fully semantic weblog could look like."

Liam on realism in video games

2/09/2004 @ 23:55 UTC

Richard MacManus : Liam on realism in video games - "I don't know about you, but if I want realism, I look out the window."

The Omegathon Collection gaming contest at PAX

2/09/2004 @ 23:55 UTC

Andy Baio : The Omegathon Collection gaming contest at PAX - to win, you need to win rounds of DDR, Halo, Doom, Mario Kart, and more

deusx : PAX | The Penny Arcade Exposition - "In order to win the OMEGA COLLECTION you must first win the OMEGATHON!" Whomever wins this contest will instantly expire in an epileptic fit of gaming overload.

Lady Kayla Designs opens

2/09/2004 @ 22:55 UTC

Aquarion : Lady Kayla Designs opens - Visit this shop, it's cool

P. Diddy's diamond-encrusted iPod

2/09/2004 @ 21:55 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : P. Diddy's diamond-encrusted iPod

Welcome to JAKKS TV Games >> Atari Paddle

2/09/2004 @ 21:55 UTC

deusx : Welcome to JAKKS TV Games >> Atari Paddle - I want this.

they're coming for us!

2/09/2004 @ 21:55 UTC

Graham Leuschke : they're coming for us! - take me home

Michigan community is thrilled to be getting a Starbucks

2/09/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

kellan : Michigan community is thrilled to be getting a Starbucks - Rather then building new chains, why don't we just ship all the existing ones to the Midwest? #

OpenVPN - An Open Source VPN Solution

2/09/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

Rod Begbie : OpenVPN - An Open Source VPN Solution - Almost-ready-for-prime-time-looking cross-platform VPN solution [via#

borges day, part three (or, a digression & colloquy)

2/09/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

cobra libre : borges day, part three (or, a digression & colloquy) - damn straight

GameAccount - Play Games. Have Fun. Win Cash!

2/09/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

Aquarion : GameAccount - Play Games. Have Fun. Win Cash! - Cash for games

where does MS spend its money?

2/09/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

anildash : where does MS spend its money? - om asks the 7 billion dollar question

port of Quake II to .NET

2/09/2004 @ 19:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : port of Quake II to .NET

Generate phone-ready audio file from your phone number

2/09/2004 @ 19:55 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Generate phone-ready audio file from your phone number - RTFM to make DTMF. YMMV.

W3C Validator Unencoded Ampersand Testcases

2/09/2004 @ 18:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : W3C Validator Unencoded Ampersand Testcases - The results are embarrassing. Shame on the W3C! #

Phil on the danger of iso-8859-1

2/09/2004 @ 18:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Phil on the danger of iso-8859-1 - Thanks for explaining the problem! #

Mysterious signals from 1000 light years away (or someone hacking SETI@home?)

2/09/2004 @ 18:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Mysterious signals from 1000 light years away (or someone hacking SETI@home?)

borges day, part one

2/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

cobra libre : borges day, part one - it was last week, and i missed all the fun

Please Welcome the Mad Emperor--Er, the Vice President

2/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Please Welcome the Mad Emperor--Er, the Vice President - Curse you, Flash Gordon!

François Nonnenmacher : Please Welcome the Mad Emperor-- Er, the Vice President - Muwa-ha-ha-ha!

Hostess Twinkies Sushi

2/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Hostess Twinkies Sushi - also: Twinkie-misu, Twinkie Tacos, and Twinkie Kebobs [via]  [via]

Six Apart Professional Network launches

2/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

anildash : Six Apart Professional Network launches - it's just the first version, but i'm really glad to be in charge of this

yahoo's election blog roundup

2/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

anildash : yahoo's election blog roundup - yet another heirarchial organization of onanists

MT plugin directory relaunches

2/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

anildash : MT plugin directory relaunches - i might seem like a shill, but i'm proud of our team.

dan's public service announcement

2/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

anildash : dan's public service announcement - also works if you take the "L" out of public

for the complete idiot in your life

2/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

anildash : for the complete idiot in your life - Coverage includes: The new blog technology

rnc redux project website

2/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

anildash : rnc redux project website - they're hooking together an amazing chain of technology to make their art

super-cool uses of blogging tech as RNC protest

2/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

anildash : super-cool uses of blogging tech as RNC protest - the redux crew never runs out of good ideas

peterme on folksonomy vs. ethnoclassification

2/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

anildash : peterme on folksonomy vs. ethnoclassification - tags are catching fire

Richard Rutter : Ethnoclassification and vernacular vocabularies - Otherwise known as tags. Genuinely fascinating stuff (filed under Information design).

aaron swartz is this month's wired centerfold

2/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

anildash : aaron swartz is this month's wired centerfold - the most geek cred possible

mike's ringing endorsement of cassettes2cd

2/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

anildash : mike's ringing endorsement of cassettes2cd - i'm fascinated by these cheap, useful online businesses that don't depend on ebay

MSN Music store preview release

2/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

anildash : MSN Music store preview release - very savvy move to show the team behind the product when competing with itunes

iTunes affiliate program

2/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

anildash : iTunes affiliate program - amazing that they can afford to do this on such thin margins

Jeremy Zawodny : itunes affiliates - itunes affiliates: i think amazon is still a better bet

Back To Basics: HTML

2/09/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Back To Basics: HTML - Nice one! #

Stored procedures are bad, m'kay?

2/09/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Stored procedures are bad, m'kay?

Florida Says E-Vote Primary A-OK 

2/09/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Florida Says E-Vote Primary A-OK  - Happy officials

Appeals court slams garage door DMCA claim

2/09/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Appeals court slams garage door DMCA claim

Microsoft listens to the music

2/09/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Microsoft listens to the music - Launches its music store using its WMA format

another milestone for karla

2/09/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

cobra libre : another milestone for karla - 'Mother and Pokemon are doing fine.'

Hello Kitty guitar

2/09/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

deusx : Hello Kitty guitar - "You are looking at the true �'unicorn�' of the Hello Kitty world."

5 Things / Burning Man

2/09/2004 @ 16:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : 5 Things / Burning Man - via BoingBoing

Austrian physicists were able to teleport photons over 600 meters across the Danube

2/09/2004 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : Austrian physicists were able to teleport photons over 600 meters across the Danube

Awesome collage photo of table tennis players

2/09/2004 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : Awesome collage photo of table tennis players

Graham Leuschke : these were my favorite photos from the Olympics - focus, focus

Nelson Minar : Table tennis collage - Clever assortment (via Kottke)

SHA-1 Break Rumored

2/09/2004 @ 14:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : SHA-1 Break Rumored - This would be a very bad news for cryptography is proved true

Fragmentation in HFS Plus Volumes

2/09/2004 @ 14:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Fragmentation in HFS Plus Volumes - Higly geeky but useful

When Nerds Protest

2/09/2004 @ 14:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : When Nerds Protest - </BUSH> Excellent!

QTVR panoramas of the main RNC protest march in NYC

2/09/2004 @ 14:55 UTC

jkottke : QTVR panoramas of the main RNC protest march in NYC

Spammers use sender authentication too, study says

2/09/2004 @ 12:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Spammers use sender authentication too, study says - They've adopted the technology faster than legitimate e-mail senders

VA-02: Outed Hypocrite Provides Pickup Opportunity

2/09/2004 @ 10:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : VA-02: Outed Hypocrite Provides Pickup Opportunity - Rep. Ed Schrock who opposes gay rights is about to be outed as seeking out gay sex on telephone dating services

Apple: Open-source heritage will protect Tiger

2/09/2004 @ 10:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Apple: Open-source heritage will protect Tiger - "With open-source code, thousands of people look at the critical portions of source code and...check those portions are right. It's a major advantage to have open-source code."

Apple launches iTunes Affiliate Program

2/09/2004 @ 10:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Apple launches iTunes Affiliate Program - US only?

Bonjour, again

2/09/2004 @ 10:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Bonjour, again - The Joy Of Tech on the iMac G5 debuts at Paris Apple Expo

Apple: iMac G5 doesn't equal PowerBook G5

2/09/2004 @ 10:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Apple: iMac G5 doesn't equal PowerBook G5 - A G5 processor into the new iMac doesn't mean Apple is ready to unveil a PowerBook G5

Virtual PC 7 starts rolling out in October

2/09/2004 @ 10:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Virtual PC 7 starts rolling out in October - Only with Office 2004 and a full XP license. Upgrades and other options will ship later :(

An audioblogging manifesto (text)

2/09/2004 @ 10:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : An audioblogging manifesto (text) - Text of the audioblogging manifesto

MT 3.1 not all milk and honey?

2/09/2004 @ 10:55 UTC

Jon Hicks : MT 3.1 not all milk and honey? - Looks like I should wait for a public version.

Jeremy Zawodny : movabletype 3.1 still a developer edition? - movabletype 3.1 still a developer edition?: hmm, not encouraging. i need to try it

Simon Willison : Movable Type 3.1 Still a Developer Edition? - It looks like MT is running up against the limitations of static publishing.

François Nonnenmacher : Movable Type 3.1 Still a Developer Edition?

Sinfest

2/09/2004 @ 09:55 UTC

Aquarion : Sinfest - OMIGOD!

give in to your hate!

2/09/2004 @ 08:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : give in to your hate! - give in to your hate!: the republicans are the empire

Nelson Minar : Give in to your hate - Lovely stills from the RNC (via Zawodny)

o'reilly to publish phil's book

2/09/2004 @ 08:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : o'reilly to publish phil's book - o'reilly to publish phil's book: congrats

Second Life's in-world tribute to Burning Man

2/09/2004 @ 06:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Second Life's in-world tribute to Burning Man - including a massive player piano

Piracy and the screener ban

2/09/2004 @ 05:55 UTC

Steve Cook : Piracy and the screener ban - On the internal politics of the movie industry and the doomed efforts of the MPAA to keep Oscar voters from leaking screener copies.

Movable Type 3.1 Still a Developer Edition?

2/09/2004 @ 05:55 UTC

deusx : Movable Type 3.1 Still a Developer Edition? - 'And, yeah, it?s not all bad (MT 3.0 is way better than 2.6x) but if you?ve already got 3.0 you might want to hold off on 3.1 until Six Apart can come up with a true ?for the public? release.'

watching search stats is fun

2/09/2004 @ 05:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : watching search stats is fun - watching search stats is fun: i used to spend a lot of time reading search query logs

Photos of the Unemployment Line protest in NYC

2/09/2004 @ 05:55 UTC

jkottke : Photos of the Unemployment Line protest in NYC

The Upsidedown Map Page

2/09/2004 @ 04:55 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : The Upsidedown Map Page

Humiliated, Angry, Ashamed, Brown.

2/09/2004 @ 04:55 UTC

jkottke : Humiliated, Angry, Ashamed, Brown. - A photo student get hassled repeatedly by the Seattle PD and federal agents about taking pictures. The Homeland Security guy's 9/11 speech is nauseating.

Kerry Rocks: "John Kerry plays guitar, George Bush was a cheerleader. You decide."

2/09/2004 @ 04:55 UTC

jkottke : Kerry Rocks: "John Kerry plays guitar, George Bush was a cheerleader. You decide."

Wow! The charges against Kobe Bryant were dropped because "the sole victim at this time is unable...

2/09/2004 @ 03:55 UTC

jkottke : Wow! The charges against Kobe Bryant were dropped because "the sole victim at this time is unable to go forward" - Read Bryant's odd apology. I wonder what the real story is here...I hope she didn't bow out due to any pressure or because she was making it up. Either way, what a mess.

Bush's fake ribbons

2/09/2004 @ 02:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Bush's fake ribbons - Smug mug posed for a photo wearing decorations he didn't earn (via MetaFilter)

Replacement icon for BBEdit

2/09/2004 @ 02:55 UTC

Dan Cederholm : Replacement icon for BBEdit - Jon Hicks to the rescue!

screenscraping the senate

2/09/2004 @ 02:55 UTC

Mark Pilgrim : screenscraping the senate - paul ford takes libxml2 to a whole new level #

deusx : XML.com: Screenscraping the Senate - Holy crap, this is a nifty idea. How long until Paul gets a call from Homeland Security for gathering intelligence?

Erik Benson : Paul Ford is converting the government into RDF - He's constantly exploring that line between information and machine-readability

jkottke : Paul Ford is going to "collect as much data on the U.S. government as [he can], convert it to RDF, and build a site and a web service that make it possible to explore that data" - This first column of the Hacking Congress series is called "Screenscraping the Senate".

Andy Baio : Paul Ford's "Screenscraping the Senate" - converting the government to RDF [via]  [via]

Philippe Janvier : Screenscraping the Senate - "plan to create an RDF description of the U.S. federal government."

Simon Willison : Screenscraping the Senate - Paul Ford's new column for XML.com.

Kayode Okeyode : Screenscraping the Senate: Paul Ford's plan to create an RDF description of the U.S. federal government - Screenscraping the Senate: Paul Ford's plan to create an RDF description of the U.S. federal government

Using JConsole

2/09/2004 @ 01:55 UTC

Charles Miller : Using JConsole - Sun explains how to use the Java2/Java5/JDK1.5/J2SE5/whatever standard JConsole app to monitor aspects of JVM performance. Nice.

Matteo Canale has an interesting archive of sounds

2/09/2004 @ 01:55 UTC

Richard MacManus : Matteo Canale has an interesting archive of sounds - Including the excellent Dave Winer re-mix (one of my fave audio tracks currently).

Learning Computer Science

2/09/2004 @ 01:55 UTC

Simon Willison : Learning Computer Science - I agree with most of this. (via) [via]

Wikipedia is beautiful

2/09/2004 @ 01:55 UTC

Simon Willison : Wikipedia is beautiful - So says Tim Bray, eloquent as always.

manifesto.mp3

2/09/2004 @ 01:55 UTC

Simon Willison : manifesto.mp3 - The only audio blog you'll ever need to hear. Hell yeah. (via) [via]

François Nonnenmacher : An audioblogging manifesto (mp3) - Listen to this and get back to text blogging :-)

Charles Miller : An Audioblogging Manifesto - Maciej Ceglowski's Audioblogging Manifesto. Several friends of mine post audio blogs, and I never get to hear them because I'm at work, or on dialup, or watching TV, or listening to music, or don't have an Ogg Vorbis decoder. (via Mark)

"The Apprentice 2" profiles on Friendster

2/09/2004 @ 00:55 UTC

Andy Baio : "The Apprentice 2" profiles on Friendster - more fake Friendster marketing, since their profiles don't have any real friends

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