hacking iPod firmware

10/12/2004 @ 23:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : hacking iPod firmware

iCite net: RSS Combo Meal

10/12/2004 @ 23:55 UTC

Richard MacManus : iCite net: RSS Combo Meal - "the RSS Combo Meal is the combination of the weblog information structure, software designed to facilitate authoring in that structure, RSS (i.e., a file format that matches that structure), and software designed to facilitate reading in that structure (

MobileRead Networks - About iSilo/X

10/12/2004 @ 23:55 UTC

Richard MacManus : MobileRead Networks - About iSilo/X - Another list of handy pointers to one of the top eBook readers.

1994 Guardian article did fairly well in predicting things 10 years on

10/12/2004 @ 21:55 UTC

jkottke : 1994 Guardian article did fairly well in predicting things 10 years on - One uncanny prediction: Arnold as governor of California.

"Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" trailer

10/12/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

Rod Begbie : "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" trailer - Hopefully lacking in the tacked-on-by-Hollywood Everlasting Gobstopper shite of the 70s movie. [via#

Nelson Minar : Willy Wonka trailer - Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, brought to you by Burton / Elfman / Depp. This could rock. (via BoingBoing)

Valuing Bottles of wine based on dimple-depth

10/12/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

cameron : Valuing Bottles of wine based on dimple-depth - This is awesome research. This guy deserves a PhD.

What's That Song?, infinite music quiz

10/12/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

Andy Baio : What's That Song?, infinite music quiz - brilliant use of the Amazon API; they also made Amazon Card Wars [via]  [via]

cobra libre : what's that song? - uses the Amazon API... damn, i wish i had thought of this [via#

First letter suggestions for Google Suggest

10/12/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

Andy Baio : First letter suggestions for Google Suggest - typing "p" returns "paris hilton" [via]  [via]

jkottke : Dave Pell used Google Suggest to find the suggests for each letter of the alphabet - May or may not be strictly popularity-based, and looks to be filtered by humans for porn-based stuff. (Comment on this)

Google auto-complete

10/12/2004 @ 18:56 UTC

kellan : Google auto-complete - LiveSearch against Google #

Anne van Kesteren : Google (suggest) - Very cool, I guess they are using XMLHttpRequest or something similar #

Simon Willison : Google Suggest - Google with auto-complete. XMLHttpRequest magic. (via) [via]

Philippe Janvier : Google Suggest - Des suggestions de recherche au fur et a mesure de la saisie dans Google. Pratique ! [via#

Auto complete comes of age

10/12/2004 @ 18:56 UTC

kellan : Auto complete comes of age - Simon on the new Google auto-complete #

Kayode Okeyode : Auto complete comes of age

Simon Willison : Auto complete comes of age - My take on Google Suggest.

Bush / umbrella

10/12/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : Bush / umbrella - Great photo

[css-d] Font size inheritance

10/12/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

philgyford : [css-d] Font size inheritance - So that when, yet again, I forget how to fix IE5's inability to inherit font sizes into table cells, I can find the answer.

Wired News: Keeping Love Connections Open

10/12/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

cameron : Wired News: Keeping Love Connections Open - Good communicators get more action online

Thunderbird's Extreme Mac-over

10/12/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

Dan Cederholm : Thunderbird's Extreme Mac-over - The story behind the UI improvements to the Thunderbird email client. Haven't tried it out yet, but should.

Pictures of the Year 2004 from Yahoo News

10/12/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : Pictures of the Year 2004 from Yahoo News

MozillaNews - DevEdge.Netscape.com Gone

10/12/2004 @ 15:55 UTC

Tristan Rivoallan : MozillaNews - DevEdge.Netscape.com Gone - i didn't know this !!!

Google Suggest beta

10/12/2004 @ 15:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Google Suggest beta - real-time autocompletion of search keywords as you type [via]  [via]

jkottke : Google Suggest beta suggests search terms as you type - I just made this my home page.

Rod Begbie : Google Suggest - Search text box auto-completes with suggestions as you type. Wow! [via#

cameron : Google Suggest - Uses search term popularity and total search results to predict your query

Dan Cederholm : Google Suggest (beta) - Offers suggestions on search terms as you type them. via kottke.org

Kayode Okeyode : Google Suggest

Dan Gillmor leaves the San Jose Mercury News

10/12/2004 @ 15:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Dan Gillmor leaves the San Jose Mercury News - to work on a grassroots journalist project

jkottke : Dan Gillmor is leaving the San Jose Mercury News to work on a "citizen-journalism project"

cameron : Dan Gillmor's eJournal - A Transition - Dan Gillmore leaves the SJ Mercury News to pursue a new "citizen-journalism project"

How to fix US patents

10/12/2004 @ 14:55 UTC

Tristan Rivoallan : How to fix US patents - some people should read this...

Arch Linux

10/12/2004 @ 14:55 UTC

deusx : Arch Linux - "Arch Linux is an i686-optimized linux distribution targeted at competent linux users"

Just a Bump in the Beltway: Worm Turning?

10/12/2004 @ 13:55 UTC

deusx : Just a Bump in the Beltway: Worm Turning? - "With violence rising and insurgency spreading, is the media moving from cheerleading the Iraq War to questioning if Iraq is another Vietnam?"

Just a Bump in the Beltway: Drafty

10/12/2004 @ 13:55 UTC

deusx : Just a Bump in the Beltway: Drafty - "Far from all of Bush and Rummy's happy talk, we are in serious trouble in Iraq."

Just a Bump in the Beltway: Fleeing North

10/12/2004 @ 13:55 UTC

deusx : Just a Bump in the Beltway: Fleeing North - "I was told in basic training that, if I'm given an illegal or immoral order, it is my duty to disobey it, and I feel that invading and occupying Iraq is an illegal and immoral thing to do."

Sparkly Trainers | The travels of Mary Loosemore: Napoleon Dynamite - the movie

10/12/2004 @ 11:55 UTC

philgyford : Sparkly Trainers | The travels of Mary Loosemore: Napoleon Dynamite - the movie - What she said. It's not funny, it's embarrassing in a smug "I'm cool, look at those retro losers" Guardian Guide kind of way.

Blur 02 User Experience : Clay Shirky

10/12/2004 @ 11:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : Blur 02 User Experience : Clay Shirky - the success of the brainstorming at Blur was a mix of preparation and happenstance

heyblog: Design Engaged retrospect

10/12/2004 @ 11:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : heyblog: Design Engaged retrospect - how to elicit that restorative experience in a slightly more structured and productive way than sitting around having drinks

CTCS 505: New Media and the Consumption Cycle

10/12/2004 @ 11:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : CTCS 505: New Media and the Consumption Cycle - The arrival of widespread digital and inter-networked media has dramatically reshaped the nature of spectatorship and cultural and media consumption, alternatively amplifying, accelerating, shifting, disrupting, and in some cases, inverting the consumptio

Contact! HTTP Digest Auth works! (in PHP)

10/12/2004 @ 08:55 UTC

kellan : Contact! HTTP Digest Auth works! (in PHP) - Nice work. #

Yahoo to test desktop search

10/12/2004 @ 08:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Yahoo to test desktop search - Yahoo to test desktop search: oh, I wouldn't call it a test

kozo vs. vending machine

10/12/2004 @ 07:58 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : kozo vs. vending machine - kozo vs. vending machine: funny little movie

Connecting to the Internet with Bluetooth and the Motorola V710

10/12/2004 @ 07:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Connecting to the Internet with Bluetooth and the Motorola V710 - Connecting to the Internet with Bluetooth and the Motorola V710: rock on!

Alan Cooper: Cooper Books

10/12/2004 @ 07:05 UTC

kellan : Alan Cooper: Cooper Books - I want to get better at interfaces (besides the people I know at Cooper design get to fly all over the world) #

MySQL AB needs a webmaster

10/12/2004 @ 07:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : MySQL AB needs a webmaster - MySQL AB needs a webmaster: job in cupertino, ca

Yahoo set to launch desktop search tool

10/12/2004 @ 06:58 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Yahoo set to launch desktop search tool - Yahoo set to launch desktop search tool: here we come...

feedster got funding

10/12/2004 @ 06:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : feedster got funding - feedster got funding: congrats!

Dan Gillmor leaving Merc

10/12/2004 @ 04:55 UTC

Richard MacManus : Dan Gillmor leaving Merc - "Dan will be starting a grass-roots journalism venture, and says he has gotten seed funding. The plan is typical Gillmor. It reflects his appreciation of the need for news to bubble up from the masses. It also allows him to partake of the dream that he ha

Video: New "Willy Wonka" trailer

10/12/2004 @ 03:58 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: New "Willy Wonka" trailer - most unnecessary remake since Gus van Sant's Psycho [via]  [via]

jkottke : Trailer for Tim Burton's remake of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Matthew M. Boedicker : trailer for Tim Burton's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

deusx : Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory - Hooray for Tim Burton and Johnny Depp!

Google's secret data center in Georgia

10/12/2004 @ 03:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Google's secret data center in Georgia - or: how to turn "no comment" into 650 words

Dynamic Java

10/12/2004 @ 01:55 UTC

Simon Willison : Dynamic Java - What happens when leaders from Java, Python, Perl, Parrot, Jython and Groovy get together in one room.

Jeremy Zawodny : Dynamic Java - Dynamic Java: Sun is being smart (finally) about involving the "scripting" folks with Java language design

i wish we could talk like we used to

10/12/2004 @ 01:46 UTC

kellan : i wish we could talk like we used to  #

The McCulloch Effect

10/12/2004 @ 01:42 UTC

Steve Cook : The McCulloch Effect - An optical illusion that lasts for hours. "There are neurotransmitters involved."

Profile of a BzzAgent

10/12/2004 @ 01:39 UTC

Steve Cook : Profile of a BzzAgent - This ruins a lot of my ideas about social networks and trust metrics (and explains a lot about the 2004 election). Creepy.

Screenreader visibility and CSS

10/12/2004 @ 01:36 UTC

Steve Cook : Screenreader visibility and CSS - Hiding content from sighted users often hides it from users using talking browsers. Oops.

The Answers in Genesis Creation Museum

10/12/2004 @ 01:33 UTC

Steve Cook : The Answers in Genesis Creation Museum - "It seemed like an impossible task, but the Creation Museum team has finally located them -- Methuselah's hands."

jimray : Creation Museum and Family Discovery Center - Holy shit! Another wignut creationism museum! I seriously want a tour.

Poor Man's Watch Forum - Top 20 Watch List

10/12/2004 @ 01:30 UTC

Steve Cook : Poor Man's Watch Forum - Top 20 Watch List - Where by "poor man's watch", they mean "less than a thousand bucks".

Matthew M. Boedicker : top 20 watches for under $1000

PowerFilm portable solar panels

10/12/2004 @ 01:26 UTC

Steve Cook : PowerFilm portable solar panels - All we need now is the rollable organic LCD monitors

Stanley Kubrick's NASA camera

10/12/2004 @ 01:23 UTC

Steve Cook : Stanley Kubrick's NASA camera - One of only a few in the world; used to film candlelit scenes in "Barry Lyndon"

The Universal Whistling Machine

10/12/2004 @ 01:20 UTC

Steve Cook : The Universal Whistling Machine - I want it to make friends with Blendy.

Theo van Gogh and an end of innocence in the Netherlands

10/12/2004 @ 01:17 UTC

Steve Cook : Theo van Gogh and an end of innocence in the Netherlands - "By attacking Muslims, the Dutch were also attacking their own past.... The often religious, uneducated poor Muslims reminded the Dutch of their grandparents."

Prof. Piggington's San Diego Real-Estate Chrono-Collapsometer

10/12/2004 @ 01:14 UTC

Steve Cook : Prof. Piggington's San Diego Real-Estate Chrono-Collapsometer - I wonder what similar graphs would look like in DC

Responding to a cease-and-desist from Dustin Diamond

10/12/2004 @ 01:11 UTC

Steve Cook : Responding to a cease-and-desist from Dustin Diamond - The response to t.v.'s "Screech" is actually funnier than the supposed parody site. (PDF)

Solio - Portable Solar Powered Charger

10/12/2004 @ 01:07 UTC

Steve Cook : Solio - Portable Solar Powered Charger - Very design-forward, very Bruce Sterling

Koyono BlackCoat Classic

10/12/2004 @ 01:04 UTC

Steve Cook : Koyono BlackCoat Classic - "The Ultimate Overcoat Alternative"

Aaron Hillegass: Cocoa Style

10/12/2004 @ 01:01 UTC

Steve Cook : Aaron Hillegass: Cocoa Style - I'm not nearly good enough with Cocoa to worry about style yet, but it never hurts to have a good foundation.

Juicy!

10/12/2004 @ 00:58 UTC

Steve Cook : Juicy! - As a museum employee, I'm often in the position to look at kids' asses...

Sensory and Motor Homunculus

10/12/2004 @ 00:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Sensory and Motor Homunculus - models of the male body distorted in proportion to brain activity [via]  [via]

Integreren met Johan

10/12/2004 @ 00:14 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Integreren met Johan - Die voetballer? #

New Reporter Tool

10/12/2004 @ 00:11 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : New Reporter Tool - mozilla.org is getting better and better! #

Someone At Google Reads Joel

10/12/2004 @ 00:08 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Someone At Google Reads Joel - Interesting #

Kijk mama? zonder tabellen!

10/12/2004 @ 00:05 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Kijk mama? zonder tabellen! - Haha :-) #

MobileRead Networks - About Plucker

10/12/2004 @ 00:01 UTC

Richard MacManus : MobileRead Networks - About Plucker - Handy pointers to Plucker (the eBook Reader) resources.

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