QDB: Quote #433064

5/01/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

deusx : QDB: Quote #433064 - New owner of a 31337 new copper-coated case needs to learn about electrical insulators.

QDB: Quote #433425

5/01/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

deusx : QDB: Quote #433425 - "the most important thing is to surround yourself with intelligent people"

neuroscientist measures increased brain activity in meditating monks

5/01/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : neuroscientist measures increased brain activity in meditating monks

PC World's Techlog - Hey, My TV Just Crashed!

5/01/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

Rod Begbie : PC World's Techlog - Hey, My TV Just Crashed! - The future is here. [via#

Kayode Okeyode : Hey, My TV Just Crashed!

Fix for IE/Win gap between list items

5/01/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

Dan Cederholm : Fix for IE/Win gap between list items - For those that are new to this problem, this is a helpful explanation.

PressThink: What's Radical About the Weblog Form in Journalism?

5/01/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

cameron : PressThink: What's Radical About the Weblog Form in Journalism? - Jay's list of how weblogs differ from traditional journalism

Google for Unsecured Webcams

5/01/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Google for Unsecured Webcams - Google for Unsecured Webcams: and fun follows

fotologue.jp

5/01/2005 @ 20:57 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : fotologue.jp - fotologue.jp - photo community with impressive Flash interface [via]

OS X Tip: quit or hide applications from app switcher

5/01/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

kellan : OS X Tip: quit or hide applications from app switcher - Very nice. #

"What happens when you consolidate that much Perl code under one roof?"

5/01/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

kellan : "What happens when you consolidate that much Perl code under one roof?" - rafe on the 6A's acquisition of LJ #

Salon.com: Eyes on your copyrighted prize

5/01/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

veen : Salon.com: Eyes on your copyrighted prize - When does cultural access trump economic interest?

Shirky's response to Danah Boyd on the recent Wikipedia debate

5/01/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Shirky's response to Danah Boyd on the recent Wikipedia debate - Clay on Danah on Clay on Sanger; a great debate

New Yorker on the mashup scene

5/01/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

Andy Baio : New Yorker on the mashup scene - and the recent attempts to cash in [via]  [via]

Photos: Mecha evolution | CNET News.com

5/01/2005 @ 19:04 UTC

philgyford : Photos: Mecha evolution | CNET News.com - The history of giant robot exoskeletons in five easy steps.

Seb's Open Research - del.icio.us backlink feeds

5/01/2005 @ 19:03 UTC

philgyford : Seb's Open Research - del.icio.us backlink feeds - And a post about Commentlogging beneath that.

Essex History | Metafilter

5/01/2005 @ 19:03 UTC

philgyford : Essex History | Metafilter - My almost-ten-years-old Domesday Witham site got Metafiltered.

Tall Persons Club GB & Ireland

5/01/2005 @ 19:03 UTC

philgyford : Tall Persons Club GB & Ireland - There's a club for everyone.

Ergonomics Society: resources - products and services links

5/01/2005 @ 19:03 UTC

philgyford : Ergonomics Society: resources - products and services links - Would be better if the precious few UK ones were more obvious, but still handy.

LRB | Michael Byers : On Thinning Ice

5/01/2005 @ 19:03 UTC

philgyford : LRB | Michael Byers : On Thinning Ice - Good, but thoroughly depressing. We're going to die. Or our children are.

BBC Radio Streams

5/01/2005 @ 19:03 UTC

philgyford : BBC Radio Streams - Direct links to streams to avoid the rarely-working-in-Mac-Firefox Audio on Demand pop-up.

A Decade of Webdesign

5/01/2005 @ 19:03 UTC

philgyford : A Decade of Webdesign - Or "A Decade of Bad Webdesign"? Near-illegible text and it's impossible to tell what is and isn't a link.

The Linux Consultancy - Technical Information

5/01/2005 @ 19:03 UTC

philgyford : The Linux Consultancy - Technical Information - Two wonderfully clear tutorials on PEAR's HTML_QuickForm and Smarty (PHP stuff).

Starbucks to sell Top Pot "Hand Forged" Donuts in at least some stores

5/01/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

kellan : Starbucks to sell Top Pot "Hand Forged" Donuts in at least some stores - Interesting to see how the independents respond #

Napster on NASDAQ

5/01/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : Napster on NASDAQ - $300M. How did they go out?

Bloggies 2005

5/01/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

Richard Rutter : Bloggies 2005 - Time to get nominating. Clagnut for Weblog of the Year anyone? (filed under Blogging).

veen : The Bloggies - 2005 - Is "Longest Page With Most Forms" a category?

Andy Baio : 2005 Bloggies nominations - I was robbed! [via]  [via]

Steve Cook : The Bloggies are the People's Choice Awards of the personal web. - And Boing Boing is our Limp Bizkit. (The best of the year nominees make me terribly sad.)

Rude awakening to missile-defense dream | csmonitor.com

5/01/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

deusx : Rude awakening to missile-defense dream | csmonitor.com - "This test probably invalidated the entire premise and technology used in the National Missile Defense (NMD) system currently being developed and deployed by the Bush administration, and at the same time called into question the validity of the administra

Google Receives Patent for Highlighting of Search Results

5/01/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Google Receives Patent for Highlighting of Search Results - Google Receives Patent for Highlighting of Search Results: do no evil, right?

Me so cynical

5/01/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Me so cynical - "If you don't laugh out loud yet feel mildly confused and afraid for future generations, I've not done my job."

Relief Vouchers

5/01/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

Richard Rutter : Relief Vouchers - Donate unwanted or unneeded gift vouchers (filed under Stuff).

The shape of my brain as of January 2005

5/01/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

plasticbag : The shape of my brain as of January 2005 - Make sure to check out the shape of other people's brains by visiting the group (bottom right of page)

Dr Bacchus on Mod_Rewrite Guide

5/01/2005 @ 15:56 UTC

Tristan Rivoallan : Dr Bacchus on Mod_Rewrite Guide - good news

interview with Richard Stallman

5/01/2005 @ 14:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : interview with Richard Stallman

How Company Employees Use The Web

5/01/2005 @ 12:57 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : How Company Employees Use The Web

Around 2,000 controllable webcams from around the world, discoverable by Google

5/01/2005 @ 12:55 UTC

plasticbag : Around 2,000 controllable webcams from around the world, discoverable by Google - Click on an image of somewhere interesting, and you can move the camera, change resolutions - all kinds of neat stuff. Except you probably shouldn't, because it's bad...

Every programme page on Radio 3 created by the system I worked on...

5/01/2005 @ 12:55 UTC

plasticbag : Every programme page on Radio 3 created by the system I worked on... - So basically this is me playing with the 'inurl:' string that I noticed on the webcam URL. Not noticed it before, and lets us do all kinds of neat stuff...

Comic Book Pioneer Will Eisner Dies at 87

5/01/2005 @ 10:56 UTC

Tristan Rivoallan : Comic Book Pioneer Will Eisner Dies at 87 - :'(

US tsunami relief = 42.27 hours' worth of Iraq-war spend

5/01/2005 @ 10:56 UTC

Tristan Rivoallan : US tsunami relief = 42.27 hours' worth of Iraq-war spend - good to know

François Hodierne : US tsunami relief = 42.27 hours' worth of Iraq-war spend #

Vonage introduces a cheap Wi-Fi phone

5/01/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Vonage introduces a cheap Wi-Fi phone - Vonage introduces a cheap Wi-Fi phone: it's about time

Hamster-Powered Night Light

5/01/2005 @ 08:58 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Hamster-Powered Night Light - Hamster-Powered Night Light: woohoo!

hymn

5/01/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : hymn - hymn: decrypt iTunes and iPod music / unprotect AAC files (m4p --> m4a)

François Nonnenmacher : hymn - unprotect AAC files - Hear Your Music aNywhere, a fair rights use battle with the pigopolists

Google for unsecured webcams

5/01/2005 @ 06:59 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Google for unsecured webcams

interview with former Nintendo CEO Hiroshi Yamauchi

5/01/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : interview with former Nintendo CEO Hiroshi Yamauchi

The Life Aquatic sountrack is worth a listen even if you didn't see the film

5/01/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

jkottke : The Life Aquatic sountrack is worth a listen even if you didn't see the film

Six Apart to buy LiveJournal

5/01/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

Jason Shellen : Six Apart to buy LiveJournal - Let me be the first to ask the question, will it be TypeJournal or LivePad? #

Erik Benson : Six Apart is going to buy Live Journal? - Live Journal is awesome. I think this is a great move for Six Apart, and I'm pretty sure they'll only do good things for the service.

Andy Baio : Six Apart to buy Livejournal!? - holy crap! [via]  [via]

jkottke : Six Apart to purchase Live Journal? - Ok, that's weird.

François Nonnenmacher : Six Apart to buy Live Journal - Blogging Empire

plasticbag : The Rumour Mill says that Six Apart is going to buy Live Journal - "I have learnt exclusively that Six Apart, the parent company behind hosted blogging service TypePad, and Moveable Type is about to acquire Live Journal, for an undisclosed amount. The deal is a mix of stock and cash..."

deusx : Om Malik on Broadband » Six Apart to buy Live Journal - "I have learnt exclusively that Six Apart ... is about to acquire Live Journal." Whoa. I can't decide if this is significant or a minor cough

Jeremy Zawodny : Six Apart to buy Live Journal - Six Apart to buy Live Journal: I didn't see that coming

Six Apart to buy LiveJournal

5/01/2005 @ 04:02 UTC

Jason Shellen : Six Apart to buy LiveJournal - Let me be the first to ask the question, will it be TypeJournal or LivePad? #

CNN commentary on the new series of 'Alias'

5/01/2005 @ 03:58 UTC

plasticbag : CNN commentary on the new series of 'Alias' - Alias never did terribly well in the UK - they're now showing series three on 'five' around 1am in the mornings on Monday or Tuesday nights. Which is a shame cos it rocks...

Johnny Ryan's comic parodies of indie comic greats

5/01/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Johnny Ryan's comic parodies of indie comic greats - he's been making fun of all the biggest names

Angry dad blames Disney for profanity in pirated GBA game

5/01/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Angry dad blames Disney for profanity in pirated GBA game - The Sun and the Inquirer both uncritically reported the claims [via]  [via]

deusx : Pocket Heaven :: View topic - Man buys warez GBA cart, complains to Disney about cussin' - Heh, heh. The plot gets even more dumb.

Tread lightly on the things of earth: Violent truth isn?t truth

5/01/2005 @ 02:17 UTC

deusx : Tread lightly on the things of earth: Violent truth isn?t truth - 'A ?truth? that must use violence to secure its existence cannot be truth.'

Links for 4 January 2005

5/01/2005 @ 02:14 UTC

Phil Gyford : Links for 4 January 2005 - BBC Radio Streams Direct links to streams to avoid the rarely-working-in-Mac-Firefox Audio on Demand pop-up. A Decade of Webdesign Or "A Decade of Bad Webdesign"? Near-illegible text and it's impossible to tell what is and isn't a link. David Raynes: Wo

Review: The Sims 2

5/01/2005 @ 02:11 UTC

Simon Willison : Review: The Sims 2 - This review had me in stitches. (via) [via]

Writing an Extension for Firefox

5/01/2005 @ 02:07 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Writing an Extension for Firefox - Writing an Extension for Firefox: in case you're wondering how to get started

Isofarro : Writing an Extension for Firefox

Kayode Okeyode : Writing an Extension for Firefox

Philippe Janvier : Writing an Extension for Firefox - "How to write Mozilla extensions". [via#

drunken man survives astronomical blood-alcohol level

5/01/2005 @ 02:04 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : drunken man survives astronomical blood-alcohol level - drunken man survives astronomical blood-alcohol level: that must have been a hell of a hangover!

Woot, Here it is

5/01/2005 @ 02:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Woot, Here it is - Woot, Here it is: a tech review article on woot

Will Eisner, dead at 87

5/01/2005 @ 01:58 UTC

Andy Baio : Will Eisner, dead at 87 - a huge loss; one of the most important and influential artists in comic history

Historical reenactments with the Half-Life 2 engine

5/01/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Historical reenactments with the Half-Life 2 engine - made with Garry's Physics Mod

Nelson Minar : Half Life re-creations - amazing work (via BoingBoing, Waxy)

Moonwatcher: Microsoft to Embed RSS in IE?

5/01/2005 @ 00:58 UTC

Richard MacManus : Moonwatcher: Microsoft to Embed RSS in IE? - If they buy Pluck, Microsoft "could easily make feed reading "part of the browsing experience" with one small acquisition."

Speculation about Apple... and Sun

5/01/2005 @ 00:56 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Speculation about Apple... and Sun - If it's not IBM, it's got to be Sun!

"This photographic series documents examples of the urban parking garage types"

5/01/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

jkottke : "This photographic series documents examples of the urban parking garage types"

Why There's No Escaping the Blog

5/01/2005 @ 00:52 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Why There's No Escaping the Blog - Fortune on blogs

Philippe Janvier : Why There's No Escaping the Blog ? - "As blogging software gets easier to use, the boundaries between, say, writing e-mail and writing a blog will start to blur. This will fundamentally change how we document our lives." [via#

The state of blogging

5/01/2005 @ 00:49 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : The state of blogging - Study by Pew Internet & American Life Project (PDF)

Holographic projector for your future PDA

5/01/2005 @ 00:46 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Holographic projector for your future PDA

Samsung Debuts World's First Phones With Speech-to-Text Capabilities

5/01/2005 @ 00:43 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Samsung Debuts World's First Phones With Speech-to-Text Capabilities - Samsung Debuts World's First Phones With Speech-to-Text Capabilities

Architectural manifesto: Designing software architectures, Part 3 - How to write a requirements s...

5/01/2005 @ 00:40 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Architectural manifesto: Designing software architectures, Part 3 - How to write a requirements specification

Architectural manifesto: Designing software architectures, Part 2 - On the role of the architect

5/01/2005 @ 00:36 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Architectural manifesto: Designing software architectures, Part 2 - On the role of the architect

Architectural manifesto: Designing software architectures, Part 1 - On the importance of process

5/01/2005 @ 00:33 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Architectural manifesto: Designing software architectures, Part 1 - On the importance of process

TCP/IP Fundamentals for Microsoft Windows

5/01/2005 @ 00:30 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : TCP/IP Fundamentals for Microsoft Windows

Knowing Knoppix: The first guide to Knoppix for the complete beginner

5/01/2005 @ 00:27 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Knowing Knoppix: The first guide to Knoppix for the complete beginner

Who REALLY protects the Internet?

5/01/2005 @ 00:24 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Who REALLY protects the Internet?

Guide to Unicode, Part 3

5/01/2005 @ 00:21 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Guide to Unicode, Part 3

Media Files that Spread Spyware

5/01/2005 @ 00:17 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Media Files that Spread Spyware

Adware Installed Through Windows Media files

5/01/2005 @ 00:14 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Adware Installed Through Windows Media files

Wardrivers can now palm a detector that not only spots Wi-Fi networks and details their signal st...

5/01/2005 @ 00:11 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Wardrivers can now palm a detector that not only spots Wi-Fi networks and details their signal strength, but reveals the name of each available network

The Other Side Of Spyware: How much analysis and objectivity goes into determining what is spywar...

5/01/2005 @ 00:08 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : The Other Side Of Spyware: How much analysis and objectivity goes into determining what is spyware and how much is hype?

Trojan Horse Christmas: How to safely use your new Trojan Horse

5/01/2005 @ 00:05 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Trojan Horse Christmas: How to safely use your new Trojan Horse

Microsoft Readies 'A1' Security Subscription Service

5/01/2005 @ 00:02 UTC

Kayode Okeyode : Microsoft Readies 'A1' Security Subscription Service - Microsoft Readies 'A1' Security Subscription Service

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