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AnkhSVN

24/09/2004 @ 23:55 UTC

Rod Begbie : AnkhSVN - VisualStudio.NET plugin for SVN. Another arrow in my quiver in my attempts to get my cow-orkers to shift from SourceSafe. #

Unpolluted

24/09/2004 @ 23:55 UTC

Philippe Janvier : Unpolluted - A program to verify that your feed scale. [via#

A recipe for lemon pie

24/09/2004 @ 23:55 UTC

jkottke : A recipe for lemon pie - This is an excellent use for Flickr's photo annotations.

cameron : Lemon Pie: An annotated visual recipe

Andy Baio : Annotated recipes on Flickr - like Cooking for Engineers, a new approach to an old genre [via]  [via]

I am mesmerized by this green cone

24/09/2004 @ 23:55 UTC

jkottke : I am mesmerized by this green cone

Theo Jansen's Strandbeest, huge walking kinetic sculptures

24/09/2004 @ 22:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Theo Jansen's Strandbeest, huge walking kinetic sculptures - the videos are unbelievable, like a real-life Sodaplay [via]  [via]

Rolling Stone profile of Bill O'Reilly

24/09/2004 @ 22:55 UTC

jkottke : Rolling Stone profile of Bill O'Reilly

Slide Show Beta

24/09/2004 @ 21:55 UTC

Dan Cederholm : Slide Show Beta - Eric Meyer on creating slide presentations from a single XHTML document.

Tristan Rivoallan : Eric's Archived Thoughts: Slide Show Beta - xhtml + js slideshow system by Eric Meyer

CBS adventure race contestant killed by 300-pound boulder

24/09/2004 @ 21:55 UTC

Andy Baio : CBS adventure race contestant killed by 300-pound boulder - the first reality show fatality? [via]  [via]

Writing a Social Content Engine with RDF

24/09/2004 @ 20:56 UTC

kellan : Writing a Social Content Engine with RDF #

Seagate Has A Problem

24/09/2004 @ 20:56 UTC

kellan : Seagate Has A Problem - MarkF on bloglines, bad hardware, and worse customer service. #

Ruby1.8.dmg for OS X 10.3.x

24/09/2004 @ 20:56 UTC

kellan : Ruby1.8.dmg for OS X 10.3.x  #

jimray : Ruby stuff for Macs - In a nice, easy to digest disk image

Votergasm

24/09/2004 @ 20:56 UTC

Eric Meyer : Votergasm - Puts the 'lic' back into 'politics'. SO not safe for work, but incredibly funny-- especially the fine print. [via Jonas] [via]

Sun / Watson

24/09/2004 @ 20:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Sun / Watson - Very sad story about how they can't release a new version of Watson after Sun bought it

Nevermind - Hamdi wasn't so bad after all. By Dahlia Lithwick

24/09/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

deusx : Nevermind - Hamdi wasn't so bad after all. By Dahlia Lithwick - Bush flip-flops on Hamdi

World Wide Words: Chav

24/09/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

Tom Coates : World Wide Words: Chav

Graham Leuschke : chav - hey man, at least I'm not a ned

Nelson Minar : chav - slang word d'year

kobayashi to retire!

24/09/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

anildash : kobayashi to retire! - the mouth of coney island is going out on top. always a class act.

JPEG exploit toolkit spotted online

24/09/2004 @ 19:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : JPEG exploit toolkit spotted online - Better get your Windows patched against script kiddies

beard of bees

24/09/2004 @ 19:55 UTC

cobra libre : beard of bees - and i am a dawn perfumed by a shower of gold

Bootable Goatse rescue floppy

24/09/2004 @ 19:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Bootable Goatse rescue floppy - make copies and put them in Best Buy PCs [via]  [via]

cameron : Goatse Rescue Floppy

phpOpenTracker

24/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : phpOpenTracker - An open source solution for web statistics and audience tracking, based on web beacons

Fable's first-week game sales beat Sky Captain's box office

24/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Fable's first-week game sales beat Sky Captain's box office - it sold 375,000 games for an $18.7 million gross [via]  [via]

Fascinating article on Second Life's economy and entrepreneurs by a Linden Labs VP

24/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Fascinating article on Second Life's economy and entrepreneurs by a Linden Labs VP - a must-read for both the uninitiated and experienced users [via]  [via]

MIT creating a spinach-powered computer

24/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

Andy Baio : MIT creating a spinach-powered computer - [via]  [via]

Why does taco sauce clean pennies?

24/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

jkottke : Why does taco sauce clean pennies? - Weblogs aren't journalism, they're science!

HOT SAUCE CLEANS PENNIES

24/09/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

anildash : HOT SAUCE CLEANS PENNIES - talk about getting things done!

Sometimes you've just got to stop and smell the flowers

24/09/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : Sometimes you've just got to stop and smell the flowers

Dennis Rodman, looking very Demolition Man, seeks a return to the NBA at 43

24/09/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : Dennis Rodman, looking very Demolition Man, seeks a return to the NBA at 43

Bill Gates still atop the Forbes list of 400 richest Americans

24/09/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : Bill Gates still atop the Forbes list of 400 richest Americans

Serial john opposes legalizing prostitution because it'll remove the illicit thrill

24/09/2004 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : Serial john opposes legalizing prostitution because it'll remove the illicit thrill

Web tool may banish broken links

24/09/2004 @ 16:10 UTC

mbertier : Web tool may banish broken links - "Peridot alerts web administrators not only which links are broken, but also where the original page has gone. It can also tell which links have changed and the degree of change in content."

CSS et les standards en six mois - Neokraft.net

24/09/2004 @ 15:40 UTC

mbertier : CSS et les standards en six mois - Neokraft.net - Allez je m'y mets.

How do I add an audio clip to my Profile ?

24/09/2004 @ 14:55 UTC

Philippe Janvier : How do I add an audio clip to my Profile ? - Comment ajouter un clip audio à son profil Blogger. [via#

Silicon: Odeon accused of breaching website disability laws

24/09/2004 @ 13:55 UTC

Isofarro : Silicon: Odeon accused of breaching website disability laws - Odeon: 'Odeon takes its obligations under the DDA very seriously, and has been working with its IT developers and DDA consultants regarding implementation of compliance and good practice standards to meet the DDA as it comes into force.' - clueless!

Odeon reels out accessibility excuses

24/09/2004 @ 13:55 UTC

Isofarro : Odeon reels out accessibility excuses - The Usability Company described the Odeon site as 'one of the worst sites for accessibility I have ever seen by a British company'

Odious Cinemas get it (sort of)

24/09/2004 @ 13:55 UTC

Isofarro : Odious Cinemas get it (sort of) - 'that looks like a lawyer’s idea of buying time just in case any of their pissed-off ex-customers decide that it would be fun to make an example of them by bringing a DDA case' - talking about Odeon's 'Accessibility statment'

Web publishers seek more clarity in accessibility rules

24/09/2004 @ 13:55 UTC

Isofarro : Web publishers seek more clarity in accessibility rules - 'We want clarification on what the DRC thinks is reasonable.'

No Stylesheet No Cry

24/09/2004 @ 10:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : No Stylesheet No Cry - Maybe Opera should release a Moose edition in February with all CSS 2.1 bugs fixed? ;-) #

Firefox and Switching Styles

24/09/2004 @ 10:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Firefox and Switching Styles - Great, thanks fantasai! #

ASP.NET Cure: Custom DTD for XHTML

24/09/2004 @ 10:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : ASP.NET Cure: Custom DTD for XHTML - I think he is public enemy #1 for not using HTML ;-) #

How I Built the Hurricane Feed Sidebar

24/09/2004 @ 10:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : How I Built the Hurricane Feed Sidebar - Nice article! (It involves XSLT, PHP etc.) #

google xul

24/09/2004 @ 10:56 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : google xul - google xul: not quite a full browser

Anne van Kesteren : Google is using XUL! - How cool is this! (Did you notice Mozilla there...) [via#

PHP/SWF Charts

24/09/2004 @ 10:55 UTC

François Hodierne : PHP/SWF Charts - is a simple, yet powerful PHP tool to create attractive web charts from dynamic data. [via#

cameron : PHP/SWF Charts - Could be SVN too, and simpler

RSS Aggregation Models

24/09/2004 @ 10:55 UTC

François Hodierne : RSS Aggregation Models #

Interview with Camino project head Mike Pinkerton

24/09/2004 @ 10:55 UTC

François Hodierne : Interview with Camino project head Mike Pinkerton [via#

Link Types for RSS and Atom Feeds

24/09/2004 @ 09:55 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Link Types for RSS and Atom Feeds - Some problems with |rel="alternate"| #

Times: Cinema chain forces end of website that helped disabled

24/09/2004 @ 08:56 UTC

Isofarro : Times: Cinema chain forces end of website that helped disabled - 'Mr Somerville claims, that Odeon’s official website is so difficult to use that it breaches the Disability Discrimination Act. Odeon denies this.'

Image: Sim playing "The Sims" in "The Sims 2"

24/09/2004 @ 08:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Image: Sim playing "The Sims" in "The Sims 2" - very meta [via]  [via]

jkottke : Sims 2 characters can play The Sims - Holy recursion, Batman!

Understanding Hype Cycles

24/09/2004 @ 07:55 UTC

Richard MacManus : Understanding Hype Cycles - [Homer Simpson voice] Mmmmm, Plateau of Productivity...

Sales of presidential candidate Halloween masks have correctly predicted the outcome of every ele...

24/09/2004 @ 06:55 UTC

jkottke : Sales of presidential candidate Halloween masks have correctly predicted the outcome of every election since 1980 - Bush is currently leading Kerry 56% to 44%.

yahoo ideas

24/09/2004 @ 05:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : yahoo ideas - yahoo ideas: one of the many responses i got

simply the best fonts

24/09/2004 @ 05:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : simply the best fonts - simply the best fonts: get your free fonts here

php/swf charts

24/09/2004 @ 05:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : php/swf charts - php/swf charts: get your chart on in php

mbertier : PHP/SWF Charts - SWF JpGraph equivalent -- excellent.

Andy Baio : Flash charts with PHP - easier than working with GD::Graph, and sexier too [via]  [via]

Nelson Minar : PHP/SWF Charts - Dynamically draw beautiful charts for web pages

how news portals serve up political news

24/09/2004 @ 05:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : how news portals serve up political news - how news portals serve up political news: interesting comparison of gnews and ynews

Andy Baio : OJR on political coverage on Google News and Yahoo News - they claim Google's system favors conservative sources [via]  [via]

MetaVNC, a window-aware VNC client

24/09/2004 @ 05:55 UTC

Andy Baio : MetaVNC, a window-aware VNC client - as in the screenshot, makes your remote Linux desktop transparent within Windows XP/2000 [via]  [via]

cameron : MetaVNC: transparent Linux desktop in Windows

how to write unmaintainable code

24/09/2004 @ 04:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : how to write unmaintainable code - how to write unmaintainable code: great advice. well, sort of.

you don't know jack about voip

24/09/2004 @ 03:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : you don't know jack about voip - you don't know jack about voip: i really don't but i should learn more

The Odeon now has a half-hearted, cheap and fundamentally lame response to pressure about accessi...

24/09/2004 @ 03:55 UTC

Tom Coates : The Odeon now has a half-hearted, cheap and fundamentally lame response to pressure about accessibility. Still it's better than what they had before, I guess. - The Odeon now has a half-hearted, cheap and fundamentally lame response to pressure about accessibility. Still it's better than what they had before, I guess.

'The Take' gets relatively sympathetic treatment from NYTimes

24/09/2004 @ 02:55 UTC

kellan : 'The Take' gets relatively sympathetic treatment from NYTimes - Congrats to Naomi and Avi. Any word on a distributor I wonder? #

Jon Husband on corporate blogging

24/09/2004 @ 02:55 UTC

Richard MacManus : Jon Husband on corporate blogging - "Conversation is only possible between equals [...] traditional hierarchy is thriving".

Sam Ruby: Copy and Paste

24/09/2004 @ 01:55 UTC

Simon Willison : Sam Ruby: Copy and Paste - This character encoding glitch has bitten me more times than I care to say.

Anne van Kesteren : Copy and Paste - And that's why you should use UTF-8, always! #

Paul Hammond : Sam Ruby: Copy and Paste - my fully standards compliant browser displays this clean utf-8 as line noise. What's going on?

Kayode Okeyode : Copy and Paste: A description of problems caused by character encoding mismatches

Image: Nice hat!

24/09/2004 @ 01:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Image: Nice hat! - Google Images is great for serendipity

onegoodmove: Bush Caught Again

24/09/2004 @ 00:55 UTC

deusx : onegoodmove: Bush Caught Again - "ABC highlights Bush Lies about Kerry." Again, Bush counting on only simple minded people listening to him.

Daily Kos - Rather versus Bush

24/09/2004 @ 00:55 UTC

deusx : Daily Kos - Rather versus Bush - Funny.. I keep reading headlines like "CBS rushed to air" and I think "Bush rushed to war"

Daily Kos - Why Republicans win, Democrats lose

24/09/2004 @ 00:55 UTC

deusx : Daily Kos - Why Republicans win, Democrats lose - I'm really tired of Republicans lying, cheating, gaming, evading, inciting, and flip-flopping

Emusic relaunches

24/09/2004 @ 00:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Emusic relaunches - $9.99/month for 40 DRM-free MP3s [via]  [via]

Ok, this is the first wiki interface I've seen that has real potential

24/09/2004 @ 00:55 UTC

jkottke : Ok, this is the first wiki interface I've seen that has real potential - Dunno quite why exactly, but this blows my mind.

cameron : TiddlyWiki - wiki without servers

Andy Baio : TiddlyWiki - neat UI, but a novelty until saving changes is fixed [via]  [via]

Graham Leuschke : wow, that's a gorgeous site interface -- oh, and it's a wiki - click on some stuff on the left-hand side `

Paul Hammond : TiddlyWiki - a reusable non-linear personal web notebook - written in HTML and JavaScript

deusx : TiddlyWiki - a reusable non-linear personal web notebook - Damn. A wiki done entirely in HTML and JavaScript, client-side

Simon Willison : TiddlyWiki - Client-side Wiki in JavaScript. In page editing is The Next Big Thing. (via) [via]

Isofarro : TiddlyWiki - HTML and Javascript based 'personal web-based notebook'. Fascinating!

Adam Gessaman : TiddlyWiki - a reusable non-linear personal web notebook - Hmmm... this is interesting... alhtough it requires some logical restructuring of my thought processes.

Jeremy Zawodny : tiddlywiki - tiddlywiki: very cool stuff

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