Theme Park Maps

18/12/2004 @ 23:04 UTC

Nelson Minar : Theme Park Maps - Historical

Scared of Santa

18/12/2004 @ 23:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : Scared of Santa - Happy childhood photos (via Metafilter)

jkottke : These kids don't like Santa very much

Jeremy Zawodny : Scared of Santa photo gallery - Scared of Santa photo gallery: ah, the holidays

WinXP autologin

18/12/2004 @ 22:58 UTC

Nelson Minar : WinXP autologin - Dumb that this isn't the default

False Lottery Claim Leads to Boxing Career

18/12/2004 @ 22:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : False Lottery Claim Leads to Boxing Career - False Lottery Claim Leads to Boxing Career: I hate it when that happens

JuK

18/12/2004 @ 22:10 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : JuK - JuK: iTunes for KDE

\/1aggra White T-Shirt

18/12/2004 @ 22:07 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : \/1aggra White T-Shirt - \/1aggra White T-Shirt: heh, I must get one

In Google we trust?

18/12/2004 @ 22:04 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : In Google we trust? - In Google we trust?: that's what the back of AdSense checks say, right?

The Cubes

18/12/2004 @ 22:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : The Cubes - The Cubes: heh

François Nonnenmacher : The Cubes

sex offenders near me

18/12/2004 @ 21:58 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : sex offenders near me - sex offenders near me: a listing

Donate to EFF, send a lump of coal to MPAA and RIAA

18/12/2004 @ 21:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Donate to EFF, send a lump of coal to MPAA and RIAA - Donate to EFF, send a lump of coal to MPAA and RIAA: kick ass

Cross-browser semi-transparent backgrounds

18/12/2004 @ 21:04 UTC

Philippe Janvier : Cross-browser semi-transparent backgrounds - Semi-transparent backgrounds with IE too. [via#

Lego Thriller

18/12/2004 @ 21:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Lego Thriller - Lego Thriller: awesome

An Open Letter to Sound System Developers

18/12/2004 @ 20:58 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : An Open Letter to Sound System Developers - An Open Letter to Sound System Developers: linux is still not ready for the desktop

How I Appeared on Jeopardy!

18/12/2004 @ 20:55 UTC

jkottke : How I Appeared on Jeopardy!

Business model for Bloglines

18/12/2004 @ 19:58 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Business model for Bloglines - Business model for Bloglines: no surprise there

François Nonnenmacher : Business model for Bloglines

Solaris x86 HCL

18/12/2004 @ 19:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Solaris x86 HCL - Solaris x86 HCL: in case you want to run Solaris 10 on your notebook, or something

I can't be the only person this annoys...

18/12/2004 @ 19:10 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : I can't be the only person this annoys... - I can't be the only person this annoys...: DiBona on air travel

Microsoft Applies for Patent on Electronic Shopping Basket

18/12/2004 @ 19:07 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Microsoft Applies for Patent on Electronic Shopping Basket - Microsoft Applies for Patent on Electronic Shopping Basket: uhh... prior art?

SeatGuru.com

18/12/2004 @ 19:04 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : SeatGuru.com - SeatGuru.com: Your Enlightened Guide to Airplane Seating

Rod Begbie : SeatGuru.com - Your Enlightened Guide to Airplane Seating - Useful guide to the layouts of airplane seating. [via#

jimray : Welcome to SeatGuru! Your Guide to Airplane Seats and In-flight Amenities - See what your flight is like before even leaving home

Linkorama : SeatGuru - Airline Seating Charts, Best Airplane Seats -

The Applestore of the future

18/12/2004 @ 19:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : The Applestore of the future - The Applestore of the future: heh

CA desert panorama

18/12/2004 @ 18:58 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : CA desert panorama - CA desert panorama: I've been near that area before

Panorama of sunset in LA

18/12/2004 @ 18:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Panorama of sunset in LA - Panorama of sunset in LA: As seen from on high

Practical mod_perl goes Creative Commons

18/12/2004 @ 17:59 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Practical mod_perl goes Creative Commons - Full book available online with a By and Share Alike CC license

Spam Karms plugin for Wordpress

18/12/2004 @ 17:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Spam Karms plugin for Wordpress - MT badly needs something like this; the battery of tests is impressive

Google Suggest Dissected

18/12/2004 @ 16:59 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Google Suggest Dissected - Impressive job of reverse-engineering

jkottke : Here's how the JavaScript for Google Suggest works

Clément Hardoüin : Google Suggest disséqué - Apprenez-en plus sur les dessous de la technologie développée par Google pour faire de la recherche en temps réel.

kellan : Google Suggest as human readable code. - De-obfuscated the code shows very impressive attention to detail. #

White paper on measuring BitTorrent activity

18/12/2004 @ 16:55 UTC

Andy Baio : White paper on measuring BitTorrent activity - tons of interesting charts

Nelson Minar : Bittorrent analysis - Some good metrics (via Slashdot)

Steven Berlin Johnson moots two types of writers - those who own a space and those that traverse ...

18/12/2004 @ 16:07 UTC

plasticbag : Steven Berlin Johnson moots two types of writers - those who own a space and those that traverse multiple spaces - which seems to have resonance to those of us whose work traverses subject areas - For a while in 2000/2001 it felt like I could have become a pundit or consultant around weblogs of all things, but I went in another direction and then another after that. I wonder if that was the right thing to do...

And lo they asked Metafilter "What's the most head-scratch inducing present you've ever gotten?"

18/12/2004 @ 16:04 UTC

plasticbag : And lo they asked Metafilter "What's the most head-scratch inducing present you've ever gotten?" - I've already posted mine - a couple of years ago my uncle gave my brother a packet of crisps and me a can of Thai Chicken Soup. All beautifully wrapped up and everything...

Matt Jones proses "Smart Muzak"

18/12/2004 @ 16:01 UTC

plasticbag : Matt Jones proses "Smart Muzak" - Lovely ideas here - use 'on hold' music to convey through mood and pace and rhythm your place in the queue and how long it'll be before your call is answered...

OmniOutliner 3 Professional Beta

18/12/2004 @ 15:58 UTC

plasticbag : OmniOutliner 3 Professional Beta - OmniGroup are - as far as I'm concerned - the third part of the holy Apple trinity along with Apple themselves and Adboe. And OmniOutliner is a lovely little app...

Reasons for not blogging much lately

18/12/2004 @ 15:55 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Reasons for not blogging much lately - Nicely put.

Forget Cue Cards, Make a Teleprompter!

18/12/2004 @ 15:09 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Forget Cue Cards, Make a Teleprompter!

I have a new episode of Futurama: "Less Than Hero"

18/12/2004 @ 15:04 UTC

plasticbag : I have a new episode of Futurama: "Less Than Hero" - Includes the classic, awesome, beautiful line: "a badger with a troubled past and nothing left to lose"...

Flickr Sucks!

18/12/2004 @ 15:01 UTC

plasticbag : Flickr Sucks! - Highly entertaining riposte to Canadian photo-sharing site

Rod Begbie : Flickr Sucks! - Because every .com needs its own *sucks.com [via#

Wikipedia's guide to Podcasting

18/12/2004 @ 14:58 UTC

plasticbag : Wikipedia's guide to Podcasting - "The term podcasting plays upon the terms broadcasting and webcasting and is derived from the name of the iPod portable music player, the playback device of choice of many early podcast listeners."

What was in the Apple Store's "Lucky Bags"?

18/12/2004 @ 14:55 UTC

plasticbag : What was in the Apple Store's "Lucky Bags"? - The Lucky Bags may contain a selection of the following items in any combination: Airport Express, Wireless Mouse, Wireless Keyboard, D-Link, Keynote, .Mac, iLife, iSight Camera, 20GB iPod, Silver iPod Mini, JBL on Tour...

Zoltron design

18/12/2004 @ 06:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Zoltron design

EZ-Flash 2 PowerStar II EZ2 PS Power Star

18/12/2004 @ 04:58 UTC

deusx : EZ-Flash 2 PowerStar II EZ2 PS Power Star

Yahoo! News - Eat 'Supermeals' to Protect Heart: Experts

18/12/2004 @ 04:55 UTC

deusx : Yahoo! News - Eat 'Supermeals' to Protect Heart: Experts - "focus more on eating a healthy diet as a good means to reduce their heart disease."

Apple iTune Phone Coming

18/12/2004 @ 04:14 UTC

Jason Shellen : Apple iTune Phone Coming - Motorola and Apple sitting in a tree. #

LineIn and SoundSource

18/12/2004 @ 04:11 UTC

Jason Shellen : LineIn and SoundSource - Two must-have free pieces of software for Mac OSX. It turns out it's really hard to do a simple line-in monitor thru your speakers or headphones without LineIn. #

MMO economics

18/12/2004 @ 04:08 UTC

Nelson Minar : MMO economics - Nice analysis by a small time trader (via lots of places)

PDF Adder for iTunes

18/12/2004 @ 04:04 UTC

deusx : PDF Adder for iTunes

Sci Fi Wire -- Le Guin Blasts SCI FI's Earthsea

18/12/2004 @ 04:01 UTC

deusx : Sci Fi Wire -- Le Guin Blasts SCI FI's Earthsea - SciFi's response goes something like this: "Whatever, Le Guin. 13 million suckers watched our ads, so who cares?"

Josh Rubin: Cool Hunting: Dunk Mug

18/12/2004 @ 03:58 UTC

deusx : Josh Rubin: Cool Hunting: Dunk Mug - "Who doesn't love a little biscuit to dunk in his coffee?"

Video: Honda's Asimo robot can now run!

18/12/2004 @ 03:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: Honda's Asimo robot can now run! - bringing the uncanny valley into the real world; more videos and info [via]  [via]

jkottke : Those crazy cats at Honda have their Asimo robot running - I've watched this video about 12 times and the walking to running transitions still make me chuckle.

The Jimi

18/12/2004 @ 03:05 UTC

Jason Shellen : The Jimi - I hate wallets - I'm trying a Jimi. #

Irish Drinking Songs for Cat Lovers

18/12/2004 @ 03:01 UTC

deusx : Irish Drinking Songs for Cat Lovers - "Do you Love Irish Drinking Songs? Are you a kitty cat lover fanatic?"

WorldNetDaily: Why I believe in Creation

18/12/2004 @ 02:58 UTC

deusx : WorldNetDaily: Why I believe in Creation - "The primary reason I believe, of course, is because the Bible tells me so. That's good enough for me, because I haven't found the Bible to be wrong about anything else." Look harder.

The Best Webcomics of 2004

18/12/2004 @ 02:55 UTC

Andy Baio : The Best Webcomics of 2004 - Keaner and Copper are my favorites of the list [via]  [via]

MVGroup

18/12/2004 @ 01:58 UTC

philgyford : MVGroup - Good collection of Bit Torrented documentaries, including 'Connections' (you have to register for forums to see the listings).

pi10k - Converting the first 10,000 digits of pi into a musical sequence

18/12/2004 @ 01:55 UTC

cameron : pi10k - Converting the first 10,000 digits of pi into a musical sequence - pi has an infectous groove and it's coming for you

Andy Baio : Musical Pi - assign numbers to notes, and play the first 10,000 digits of pi as music [via]  [via]

the tin foil hat song

18/12/2004 @ 00:58 UTC

cameron : the tin foil hat song - a new song by doghorse (authors of the notorious "we like bukkake")

Slightly weird and clunky BBC Zeitgeist page still includes interesting factoids

18/12/2004 @ 00:55 UTC

plasticbag : Slightly weird and clunky BBC Zeitgeist page still includes interesting factoids - Fascinating project this one - with clear parallels to the Google zeitgeist pages - except with an enormously smaller user base. Interested to see what direction it moves in. Could be too literal...?

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