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How to play flipbook videos on the iPod Photo

9/11/2004 @ 23:58 UTC

Andy Baio : How to play flipbook videos on the iPod Photo - it's like a $600 digital Mutoscope!

Nintendo DS hands-on review

9/11/2004 @ 23:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Nintendo DS hands-on review - tons of screenshots, and a quirky thumb stylus [via]  [via]

essential firefox

9/11/2004 @ 21:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : essential firefox - essential firefox: more than just another "1.0 it out!" post

mitchell on the firefox 1.0 release

9/11/2004 @ 21:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : mitchell on the firefox 1.0 release - mitchell on the firefox 1.0 release: yeay!

first seo toolbar

9/11/2004 @ 21:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : first seo toolbar - first seo toolbar: i'm surprised it took this long

New comment spam

9/11/2004 @ 20:56 UTC

Rod Begbie : New comment spam - I've spotted this subtle attempt to get past human comment-spam-filters. Can't wait to see what's on those pages when they go live! [via#

Airbag - Rewr!

9/11/2004 @ 20:56 UTC

Jon Hicks : Airbag - Rewr! - :o)

"we'd set the world back a month."

9/11/2004 @ 20:56 UTC

cobra libre : "we'd set the world back a month." - old malcolm gladwell article on caffeine #

Switch Bookmarklets

9/11/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

Philippe Janvier : Switch Bookmarklets - Créez vos propres bookmarklets pour "switcher" vos requêtes d'un moteur de recherche à un autre (possibilités nombreuses et variées). Pratique ! [via#

Fuck the South

9/11/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

cameron : Fuck the South

Hot Firefox Links

9/11/2004 @ 19:55 UTC

François Hodierne : Hot Firefox Links #

Philippe Janvier : Hot Firefox Links - Key word Firefox. Fonctionne aussi avec RSS, Kitchen, Bicyclette et XHTML... [via#

General Broadcasting Standards Concerning Upper-Torso Nudity

9/11/2004 @ 19:55 UTC

jkottke : General Broadcasting Standards Concerning Upper-Torso Nudity

Freaks en Freek

9/11/2004 @ 18:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Freaks en Freek - :-) #

The Ongoing Adventures of Dubbia - David Horsey, Empire Rising (PDF)

9/11/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

Adam Gessaman : The Ongoing Adventures of Dubbia - David Horsey, Empire Rising (PDF) - Previous installments can be found here. [via: my dad]

3 Disk Boxed DVD Set - The First 100 Strong Bad Emails.

9/11/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

deusx : 3 Disk Boxed DVD Set - The First 100 Strong Bad Emails. - "A handsome boxed set containing three full DVD's featuring the first one hundred Strong Bad e-mails, with all of the hidden scenes and other easter eggs intact!!"

Best Buy hopes to exorcize devil patrons

9/11/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

deusx : Best Buy hopes to exorcize devil patrons - Hmm. Guess my own trend toward ordering everything online for the lowest price against my urges for immediate gratification from a local store will continue.

The Firefox and the Hedgehog

9/11/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

François Hodierne : The Firefox and the Hedgehog #

Gladwell has some information about his new book, Blink, up on his site

9/11/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

jkottke : Gladwell has some information about his new book, Blink, up on his site

Micromike

9/11/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : Micromike - Website of the hermit living on Los Alamos land (via BoingBoing)

Fanatical Apathy: Hearts and Minds (and Why It's So Hard to Put Them Back)

9/11/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

deusx : Fanatical Apathy: Hearts and Minds (and Why It's So Hard to Put Them Back) - "Okay, I just want to air a pet peeve here. It's probably just me, but..."

[IP] more on Attempts at overthrowing the teaching of evolution gather

9/11/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

deusx : [IP] more on Attempts at overthrowing the teaching of evolution gather - "This is an endemic problem because we teach evolution in biology classes."

Best Buy CEO: "Culturally I want to be very careful. The most dangerous image I can think of is a...

9/11/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : Best Buy CEO: "Culturally I want to be very careful. The most dangerous image I can think of is a retailer that wants to fire customers." - As part of that effort, perhaps you might want to stop referring to 20% of your customers as "devils" in the Wall Street Journal.

Chef in French school introducing fine but affordable cuisine to students, who are now skipping M...

9/11/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : Chef in French school introducing fine but affordable cuisine to students, who are now skipping McDonald's at lunch to eat in the cafeteria - Students and teachers eat such dishes as leek souffle and squid ink pasta, and most of the ingredients are grown or raised locally.

The New Yorker: Getting Over It

9/11/2004 @ 16:55 UTC

deusx : The New Yorker: Getting Over It - "The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit put the war behind him. Why can?t we?"

Firefox RTM - Take Back the Web

9/11/2004 @ 16:55 UTC

François Hodierne : Firefox RTM - Take Back the Web #

Google hosting the new Firefox 1.0 start page

9/11/2004 @ 16:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Google hosting the new Firefox 1.0 start page - interesting move for Google

jkottke : This page on Google is the default start page for Firefox - Could this be the extent of all the Google Browser hoopla?

Ethan Marcotte : Google Firefox start page - Folks, start your conspiracy theories.

Simon Willison : Mozilla Firefox Start Page - Firefox 1.0 is out. The default home page is hosted by Google.

The excellent Firefox browser goes 1.0

9/11/2004 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : The excellent Firefox browser goes 1.0 - The Web site is getting pounded right now, so go check later.

Profile of Scott Brick, audiobook narrator

9/11/2004 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : Profile of Scott Brick, audiobook narrator

"From here on out, blue state voters should simply stop caring about what happens to red state vo...

9/11/2004 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : "From here on out, blue state voters should simply stop caring about what happens to red state voters" - Could probably make a case for vice versa as well.

NYC restaurant owner pays $41K for a 2.4 pound white truffle

9/11/2004 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : NYC restaurant owner pays $41K for a 2.4 pound white truffle

Mozilla Firefox 1.0 released

9/11/2004 @ 15:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Mozilla Firefox 1.0 released - the best consumer product out of the open-source movement

BBC NEWS Firefox browser takes on Microsoft

9/11/2004 @ 14:55 UTC

Jon Hicks : BBC NEWS Firefox browser takes on Microsoft - BBC covers Firefox reaching 1.0, and favourably too.

The Optimism of Uncertainty

9/11/2004 @ 13:55 UTC

deusx : The Optimism of Uncertainty - "The future is an infinite succession of presents, and to live now as we think human beings should live, in defiance of all that is bad around us, is itself a marvelous victory."

What Pets Do When We're Away

9/11/2004 @ 12:56 UTC

Charles Miller : What Pets Do When We're Away - What Pets Do When We're Away

Sorry Everybody!

9/11/2004 @ 12:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Sorry Everybody!

What can we talk about now?

9/11/2004 @ 11:56 UTC

Isofarro : What can we talk about now? - Malarkey: It surely cannot be long before a standards based relaunch ceases to be news.

Mozilla Firefox 1.0 Release Notes

9/11/2004 @ 11:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : Mozilla Firefox 1.0 Release Notes - Here's what's new in this release of Firefox

Technical Jiggery Pokery: about:Aquafication

9/11/2004 @ 11:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : Technical Jiggery Pokery: about:Aquafication - the decision to push back the Mac-specific Firefox work to a 1.1 release

Ethan Marcotte : about:Aquafication - Kevin discusses timelines for Firefox's OSX improvements.

Unofficial Firefox 1.0 changelog

9/11/2004 @ 11:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : Unofficial Firefox 1.0 changelog - What's new in 1.0

Another Technoratist

9/11/2004 @ 10:57 UTC

Jason Shellen : Another Technoratist - You may remember him from sites such as BlogRolling.com and SENT #

DOM Image Annotation

9/11/2004 @ 10:56 UTC

Adam Gessaman : DOM Image Annotation

Jeremy Zawodny : dom image annotation - dom image annotation: excellent! i have been looking for a way to do this

BloggerCon : Overload

9/11/2004 @ 10:55 UTC

Philippe Janvier : BloggerCon : Overload - "You don't need to boil the ocean with ontologies. Just handle the common cases people want and they'll be more than happy". "Thumbs up or thumbs down". And some ideas for better aggregators. [via#

why your bank doesn't tell your credit card has been stolen

9/11/2004 @ 07:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : why your bank doesn't tell your credit card has been stolen - why your bank doesn't tell your credit card has been stolen: because banks suck?

Election fraud?

9/11/2004 @ 05:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : Election fraud? - Slashdot roundup of discrepancies in the vote

François Nonnenmacher : 2004 Election Weirdness Continues - Elections anomalies continue to emerge

Digital Web blog: Breaking the 80/20 Rule

9/11/2004 @ 05:01 UTC

Richard MacManus : Digital Web blog: Breaking the 80/20 Rule - Good discussion going on about 'news' and blogs. See also.

Stowe Boyd: What's Wrong With Bloggercon

9/11/2004 @ 04:58 UTC

Richard MacManus : Stowe Boyd: What's Wrong With Bloggercon - "[it's] fair game to simply convert relevance to a community of interest into cash flow."

man sucked into wood chipper

9/11/2004 @ 04:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : man sucked into wood chipper - man sucked into wood chipper: ouch!

mp3 encoding bitrates

9/11/2004 @ 04:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : mp3 encoding bitrates - mp3 encoding bitrates: josh's take on how it all sounds

Vintage snapshots from the '50s, '60s and early '70s

9/11/2004 @ 03:58 UTC

Andy Baio : Vintage snapshots from the '50s, '60s and early '70s - from the always-good Imaginary World

Microsoft's Bedlam DL3 mailing list ordeal

9/11/2004 @ 03:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Microsoft's Bedlam DL3 mailing list ordeal - 15,000,000 internal "me too!" e-mails consumed 195GB in less than two days [via]  [via]

OSDC Promotional Movie

9/11/2004 @ 03:05 UTC

Charles Miller : OSDC Promotional Movie - Open Source Developers' Conference Promotional Movie. I can only assume that the tractor is programmable in Perl, Python, or PHP.

google is like a hurricane

9/11/2004 @ 03:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : google is like a hurricane - google is like a hurricane: if you're an seo freak, that is

Strongbad E-Mail DVD

9/11/2004 @ 02:58 UTC

Andy Baio : Strongbad E-Mail DVD - first 100 e-mails on three discs with lots of extras [via]  [via]

"The Amazon Simple Queue Service offers a reliable, highly scalable hosted queue for buffering me...

9/11/2004 @ 02:55 UTC

jkottke : "The Amazon Simple Queue Service offers a reliable, highly scalable hosted queue for buffering messages between distributed application components"

Bloggercon: Making Money With Blogs

9/11/2004 @ 02:04 UTC

Richard MacManus : Bloggercon: Making Money With Blogs - Nice overview and analysis by Renee Blodgett.

Working with Spotlight

9/11/2004 @ 02:01 UTC

Simon Willison : Working with Spotlight - Geek-friendly overview of Apple's new search technology.

Python Memory Management

9/11/2004 @ 01:58 UTC

Simon Willison : Python Memory Management - It's not quite as straight forward as you might have thought. (via) [via]

GovTrack: H.C. Res. 447: Congratulating the Syracuse University men's lacrosse team on winning th...

9/11/2004 @ 01:55 UTC

Simon Willison : GovTrack: H.C. Res. 447: Congratulating the Syracuse University men's lacrosse team on winning the NCAA Division I - Nice to know congress take their bills seriously(!) (via) [via]

Shareability defines syndication

9/11/2004 @ 01:14 UTC

Richard MacManus : Shareability defines syndication - Let's see if I have this right: RSS is a fish, XSPF is a squirrel. And the porpoise? :-)

DHTML: Draw Line, Ellipse, Oval, Circle, Polyline, Polygon, Triangle with JavaScript

9/11/2004 @ 01:10 UTC

Paul Hammond : DHTML: Draw Line, Ellipse, Oval, Circle, Polyline, Polygon, Triangle with JavaScript - provides graphics capabilities for JavaScript

François Nonnenmacher : High Performance JavaScript Vector Graphics Library - Draw Line, Circle, Ellipse (Oval), Polyline, Polygon, Rectangle... in Javascript!

Photo fades | clagnut/blog

9/11/2004 @ 01:07 UTC

Paul Hammond : Photo fades | clagnut/blog - Looks like Flash doesn't it?

Most-Frequently Used Words In This Weblog [Tesugen]

9/11/2004 @ 01:04 UTC

Paul Hammond : Most-Frequently Used Words In This Weblog [Tesugen] - I ran some ad hoc statistics today

BIROCO.COM ~ Loss of roots in design

9/11/2004 @ 01:01 UTC

Paul Hammond : BIROCO.COM ~ Loss of roots in design - And then came the web. And the mass amateurization of aesthetic skill

Trance Software - TextForge

9/11/2004 @ 00:58 UTC

Paul Hammond : Trance Software - TextForge - a text editor for Mac OS X

Gothamist media launches Londonist in ... er ... London

9/11/2004 @ 00:55 UTC

plasticbag : Gothamist media launches Londonist in ... er ... London - So I don't know what I think about this one. I still think there's enormous scope for a weblog about London, but I don't know if this is the one that's going to make it big. Needs more fire in its belly...

Koders, a search engine for source code

9/11/2004 @ 00:01 UTC

Andy Baio : Koders, a search engine for source code - search the source of thousands of open-source projects [via]  [via]

cameron : Koders - Source Code Search Engine - finally someone built this. i've been waiting for it for years

Richard Rutter : Koders - Search engine for open source code (filed under Tools & software).

Wayne Burkett : Koders - Search source code by language and license. This is new to me. #

jimray : Koders - Source Code Search Engine - Search open source code

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