Tagsurf

16/02/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

Philippe Janvier : Tagsurf - "...a new type of online message board which uses tags to help organize subjects instead of threads or channels". [via#

Michael Gartenberg says IE7 is a tactical response to Firefox

16/02/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

ricmac : Michael Gartenberg says IE7 is a tactical response to Firefox - "IE's response to Netscape was strategic. This announcement is a pure tactical response that creates a lot of FUD and will slow down Firefox adoption among the places that Microsoft really cares about, namely the enterprise."

Erik Benson outlines how he uses the Bloglines API to power his blog

16/02/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

ricmac : Erik Benson outlines how he uses the Bloglines API to power his blog - "What I get back from Bloglines is beautiful content that looks the same no matter which site I originally posted it on."

Paul Hammond : Erik Benson: Using Bloglines to manage my online presence - It's amazing that we can communicate at all

Buffington updates his asbestos blog experiment

16/02/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Buffington updates his asbestos blog experiment - he doesn't mention any numbers, but it was very profitable

Wayne Burkett : More on Michael Buffington's asbestos blog experiment - It was mentioned on both BoingBoing and Slashdot, which (of course) brought lots of taffic his way. #

DNA Hack, the website for amateur genetic engineering

16/02/2005 @ 20:57 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : DNA Hack, the website for amateur genetic engineering

CircleMUD

16/02/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : CircleMUD

Amazon.com : The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: In Theaters April 29

16/02/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

deusx : Amazon.com : The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy: In Theaters April 29 - "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy stars Sam Rockwell, Mos Def, Zooey Deschanel, Martin Freeman, Bill Nighy, and John Malkovich, and opens April 29, 2005, in theaters everywhere." Must. See.

Good article on what's wrong with the NBA

16/02/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

jkottke : Good article on what's wrong with the NBA - "Isiah Thomas has ordered players to wear suits and ties to the arenas. But during games, a team functionary goes around knotting the ties so that when a player gets dressed afterward, all he has to do is slip the tie over his head and tighten it rat

The making of a child molestor

16/02/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

jkottke : The making of a child molestor - "'It's far more difficult to be candid about sexual urges,'" she said, and so it's far more difficult for those on the edge of offending -- those for whom cultural taboos, legal prohibitions and empathy for the child aren&apo

Brandari dagsins

16/02/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

kaninka.net : Brandari dagsins

Green tea extract has potential as anti-cancer agent | Science Blog

16/02/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

deusx : Green tea extract has potential as anti-cancer agent | Science Blog - Maybe I should start drinking green tea like Mr. Kurzweil.

White House Turns Tables on Former American POWs

16/02/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

deusx : White House Turns Tables on Former American POWs - 'Government lawyers have insisted, literally, on "no amount of money" going to the Gulf War POWs.'

eBay prototype for the TiVo HME

16/02/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

Andy Baio : eBay prototype for the TiVo HME - "buy this TV show now, no reserve!" [via]  [via]

jkottke : Soon you may be able to buy from eBay via your Tivo - Establishing the trustworthiness of particular auctions might be tough to do with just a remote tho...an Amazon store on TiVo would work much better.

"You'll find my nuts need extra attention today."

16/02/2005 @ 17:57 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : "You'll find my nuts need extra attention today." - "You'll find my nuts need extra attention today.": hahahahahahahahahahahahahaha!

Nelson Minar : Bush from both ends - Why is that man smiling?

Dell 1920x1200 LCD

16/02/2005 @ 17:57 UTC

Nelson Minar : Dell 1920x1200 LCD - $1100 is a lot, but I bet it's nice

Sunset metamorphosis

16/02/2005 @ 17:57 UTC

Nelson Minar : Sunset metamorphosis - Nice astronomy picture of the day

Thottbot is IGE?

16/02/2005 @ 17:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Thottbot is IGE? - Interesting rumour, would explain how Thottbot affords 40 servers

Daria is "an autonomous software system making a living as an artist"

16/02/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : Daria is "an autonomous software system making a living as an artist" - You may commission Daria to make a piece of art for you by donating via PayPal.

Groupware at Sun: chat, email, and wikis

16/02/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

kellan : Groupware at Sun: chat, email, and wikis - Yup. They don't quite work for the next level of radical decentralization, but they point the way to a less is more approach #

svendtofte.com - Curried JavaScript functions

16/02/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

deusx : svendtofte.com - Curried JavaScript functions - "no, not curried spicy, but curried lambda-calculus-like"

Isofarro : Curried JavaScript functions - partially evaluating and recallable functions (based on shortage of mandatory parameters)

Vint Cerf and Bob Kahn, two Internet pioneers, are receiving the Turing Prize this year

16/02/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : Vint Cerf and Bob Kahn, two Internet pioneers, are receiving the Turing Prize this year - "The 2004 A. M. Turing Award [is] widely considered to be the computing field's equivalent of the Nobel Prize."

Hula, an "open source collaboration server" announced at LinuxWorld yesterday

16/02/2005 @ 15:56 UTC

kellan : Hula, an "open source collaboration server" announced at LinuxWorld yesterday - From Novell. Web clients in the style of Gmail #

Rod Begbie : The Hula Project - Open-source webmail + calendaring project. New from Ximian/Novell. Could be a good competitor for Horde. #

Whitespace in the DOM

16/02/2005 @ 15:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Whitespace in the DOM - Good to know. [via#

Isofarro : Whitespace in the DOM - Javascript functions to gracefully handle whitespace laden DOMs

franklinmint.fm: Ever Wonder Why It's Called "XMLHTTPRequest"?

16/02/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

deusx : franklinmint.fm: Ever Wonder Why It's Called "XMLHTTPRequest"? - "It has the name it does because Microsoft designed it for WebDAV requests, where XML chunks are used to supplement the HTTP protocol."

Damn, damn, hell, crap, damn. Surowiecki's going to be at Etech and me? Not.

16/02/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : Damn, damn, hell, crap, damn. Surowiecki's going to be at Etech and me? Not. - Or perhaps I'll be better off for not being as connected.

Have scientists invented a machine that can predict the future?

16/02/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : Have scientists invented a machine that can predict the future? - It seems to have "predicted" the tsunami and 9/11, but most remain skeptical.

Lance Armstrong will try for his 7th straight victory in the Tour de France this summer

16/02/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : Lance Armstrong will try for his 7th straight victory in the Tour de France this summer

Jason Shellen : Armstrong says he will ride in Tour - Armstrong added - Seriously this is the last one, I can quit whenever I want... maybe. #

Fans of John Cleese's Fawlty Towers purchase the hotel on which the series was based

16/02/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : Fans of John Cleese's Fawlty Towers purchase the hotel on which the series was based

Even those that like their jobs spend Sundays dreading Monday morning

16/02/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : Even those that like their jobs spend Sundays dreading Monday morning - One woman recommends eating melted cheese (??) to take your mind off of Monday.

IE8?

16/02/2005 @ 13:57 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : IE8? - Heh; Dean: ?Looks like my project needs a new name.? #

ie 7 this summer?

16/02/2005 @ 13:57 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : ie 7 this summer? - Some insights on IE7 (not the patch, the real one) #

Internet Explorer 7

16/02/2005 @ 13:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Internet Explorer 7 - Other weblogs covering the same subject everyone covers today. #

Filling the Browswer with Flash in Firefox

16/02/2005 @ 13:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Filling the Browswer with Flash in Firefox - It is not Firefox, it is the CSS specification that tells you how this works. #

Weightshift

16/02/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

Richard Rutter : Weightshift - Nice portfolio site. Groovy grid, cool colours, tight typography (filed under Design thinking). [via Zeldman]

Cameron Moll : Weightshift, back in pink - Weightshift is back... in pink! a magenta alternate of some sort. (Thanks, Ryan)

PIXELSURGEON | Interviews

16/02/2005 @ 12:57 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : PIXELSURGEON | Interviews - PIXELSURGEON | Interviews [via] [via]

Schneier on Security: SHA-1 Broken

16/02/2005 @ 12:56 UTC

kellan : Schneier on Security: SHA-1 Broken  #

kaninka.net : SHA-1 broken

Matthew M. Boedicker : SHA-1 broken?

Nelson Minar : SHA-1 compromised - Collisions take 2^69, not 2^80. This is significant.

Simon Willison : Schneier on Security: SHA-1 Broken - Whoa.

Riverside Studios: Comedy - Richard Herring - The Twelve Tasks of Hercules Terrace

16/02/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

philgyford : Riverside Studios: Comedy - Richard Herring - The Twelve Tasks of Hercules Terrace - This was as fun as I'd hoped - go see! On till this Sunday.

Stop Motion Studies

16/02/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : Stop Motion Studies - Stop Motion Studies [via] [via]

jwz on open source groupware

16/02/2005 @ 07:58 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : jwz on open source groupware

Andy Baio : Jamie Zawinski on the Hula project - make software for users, not for managers [via]  [via]

jkottke : Jamie Zawinski on making software for users, not for managers

kellan : jwz: Everything You Know About Groupware Is Wrong - Groupware BAD. Users GOOD. Calendars USEFUL #

Rod Begbie : jwz - Hula - Great jwz rant. The software industry misses him. [via#

Nelson Minar : jwz groupware rant - Most insightful thing I've read about product design in a long time (via HotLinks)

Wayne Burkett : jwz on Hula and groupware - "Groupware BAD. Users GOOD. Calendars USEFUL." #

Simon Willison : jwz on Hula - jwz tears groupware a new belly button. (via) [via]

Hula Server - Hula

16/02/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

jimray : Hula Server - Hula - Rich web based calendaring and email that "people love to use" - opensource, looks very promising [via merlinmann]

In-House Blog Coolness: Yahoo! vs. Google

16/02/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : In-House Blog Coolness: Yahoo! vs. Google - In-House Blog Coolness: Yahoo! vs. Google: we rock

SFist Team Party Crash: CodeCon Reception

16/02/2005 @ 06:07 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : SFist Team Party Crash: CodeCon Reception - SFist Team Party Crash: CodeCon Reception: wish I was there... SFist has the goods

Crunching the stats on 8 years of e-mail

16/02/2005 @ 06:04 UTC

Andy Baio : Crunching the stats on 8 years of e-mail - Slashdotted, but the Google cache works [via]  [via]

Linkorama : cognitive quicksand - Into the heart of darkness in one man's Inbox

Boxer on NBC's 'The Contender' kills self

16/02/2005 @ 06:01 UTC

Andy Baio : Boxer on NBC's 'The Contender' kills self - the first reality show suicide?

Didn't take long for some vandalism to show up on The Gates

16/02/2005 @ 05:58 UTC

jkottke : Didn't take long for some vandalism to show up on The Gates - Or is that just valid and appropriately situated criticism?

Boeing unveils new version of 777

16/02/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

jkottke : Boeing unveils new version of 777 - It has a range of 11,000 miles and a flying time of almost 19 hours without refueling.

Todd Dominey's SlideShowPro

16/02/2005 @ 05:17 UTC

Andy Baio : Todd Dominey's SlideShowPro - Flash slideshow works with Flickr, $20 cheep

Museum of Comic Art's Now Then!

16/02/2005 @ 05:13 UTC

Andy Baio : Museum of Comic Art's Now Then! - 25 comic artists compare modern works to childhood drawings [via]  [via]

jkottke : Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art NOW THEN online exhibit - "What did professional comic artists draw like when they were 12 years old"?

Fark buys 1-day rights to rename the Fleet Center

16/02/2005 @ 05:10 UTC

Andy Baio : Fark buys 1-day rights to rename the Fleet Center - the winner, in typical Fark style

jkottke : Fark buys the right to rename Boston's Fleet Center for one day - The wisdom of crowds?

Matthew M. Boedicker : the Fark UFIA Arena, Monday February 28

Audio of Robin Williams ranting on Disney, Pixar, and the iPod

16/02/2005 @ 05:07 UTC

Andy Baio : Audio of Robin Williams ranting on Disney, Pixar, and the iPod - "don't have to work for The Mouse no more"

Internet Explorer 7 beta due out this summer

16/02/2005 @ 05:04 UTC

Andy Baio : Internet Explorer 7 beta due out this summer - for some reason, this reminds me of Netscape Communicator [via]  [via]

Great study of weblog tools market share

16/02/2005 @ 05:01 UTC

Andy Baio : Great study of weblog tools market share - Richard's summary of the findings are excellent; Six Apart has 40% of the market with their three tools

François Nonnenmacher : Weblog Tools Market - Update February 2005

Mapping iPod sightings in a stroll through NYC

16/02/2005 @ 04:58 UTC

Andy Baio : Mapping iPod sightings in a stroll through NYC - 32 iPods in a 30 minute walk

Some nice panorama photographs of The Gates

16/02/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

jkottke : Some nice panorama photographs of The Gates

Sydney Fish Index

16/02/2005 @ 04:11 UTC

Charles Miller : Sydney Fish Index - Casey Whitelaw just announced the Sydney Fish Index. (Click if you love seafood or graphs.)

mProjector

16/02/2005 @ 04:08 UTC

jimray : mProjector - Wrapper for desktop Flash apps; cross-platform

Links to U.S. newspaper's RSS feeds

16/02/2005 @ 04:05 UTC

jimray : Links to U.S. newspaper's RSS feeds - I still can not believe the Chicago Tribune doesn't have a feed. Well, actually, I can believe that... [via merlinmann]

Everything Tori

16/02/2005 @ 04:01 UTC

Andy Baio : Everything Tori - the best-designed official artist website I've ever seen; includes the complete songs from every album, RSS feeds, and it's valid XHTML!

doug : Everything Tori - New official site for Tori Amos. Deliciously clean design, CSS for layout, valid XHTML, audio of every song she's ever produced, designed and coded by Peter Fierlinger of turntable.com.

Hula Project

16/02/2005 @ 03:58 UTC

Andy Baio : Hula Project - nice looking open-source calendar and mail server built in PHP, initiated by Novell [via]  [via]

New popular sites in Del.icio.us

16/02/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

Andy Baio : New popular sites in Del.icio.us - basically, Blogdex for Del.icio.us [via]  [via]

Reason: My Privatized Valentine: A martyr for state-free marriage

16/02/2005 @ 03:04 UTC

deusx : Reason: My Privatized Valentine: A martyr for state-free marriage - "If the church thinks divorce and homosexuality are problematic, it should initiate the real dialogue to address these problems in-house rather than relying on state-sponsored coercion to affirm doctrinal beliefs."

BLowned.gif (GIF Image, 243x113 pixels)

16/02/2005 @ 03:01 UTC

deusx : BLowned.gif (GIF Image, 243x113 pixels) - PWNED by Bruce Lee. Ouch.

PBF038ADBaconEgg.jpg (JPEG Image, 700x282 pixels)

16/02/2005 @ 02:58 UTC

deusx : PBF038ADBaconEgg.jpg (JPEG Image, 700x282 pixels)

Foot Pedals in Vi vs. Emacs

16/02/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

Wayne Burkett : Foot Pedals in Vi vs. Emacs - I grew up on Vi, but not with foot pedals! Now that's geeky. #

Making a Digidesign Mbox work with GarageBand

16/02/2005 @ 02:19 UTC

jimray : Making a Digidesign Mbox work with GarageBand - Wow, that's a helluva lot easier than making the bloody thing work with Windows XP

Bookcrossing

16/02/2005 @ 02:15 UTC

kaninka.net : Bookcrossing - Deilum með okkur.

Absinthe

16/02/2005 @ 02:12 UTC

kaninka.net : Absinthe - Uppskrift af ykkar eigin absinthe.

419 comment spam?

16/02/2005 @ 02:07 UTC

Simon Willison : 419 comment spam? - It certainly has the hallmarks.

Turn yourself in to a cyberpunk electrostatic porcupine

16/02/2005 @ 02:04 UTC

Simon Willison : Turn yourself in to a cyberpunk electrostatic porcupine - "Coat with static quills that stand up and shoot lighting when wearer is threatened".

QuirksBlog: Explorer 7?

16/02/2005 @ 02:01 UTC

Simon Willison : QuirksBlog: Explorer 7? - PPK's pretty certain there won't be any core engine improvements.

Paul Hammond : QuirksBlog: Explorer 7? - I doubt that we'll see any real CSS and JavaScript enhancement, except maybe to clean up a few small bugs

Goatse t-shirt from Threadless

16/02/2005 @ 01:58 UTC

Andy Baio : Goatse t-shirt from Threadless - safe for work [via]  [via]

Mule Design redesigns Six Apart

16/02/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Mule Design redesigns Six Apart - looks great, runs on MovableType [via]  [via]

Mena on the 6A redesign

16/02/2005 @ 01:05 UTC

doug : Mena on the 6A redesign - Clean look from Mule. sIFR in use. The entire site is powered by Movable Type. Related case study coming soon.

Jazz

16/02/2005 @ 01:02 UTC

kaninka.net : Jazz - Saga djassins á einni mynd.

RockRage: Music Band Fonts

16/02/2005 @ 00:58 UTC

Wayne Burkett : RockRage: Music Band Fonts #

PaidContent.org: Greg Fawcett review of Media Summit conference

16/02/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

ricmac : PaidContent.org: Greg Fawcett review of Media Summit conference - "The network is the distributor. Once again the web is the savior of the "little guy/gal". As long as they're creators. If they are consumers, they better not expect this stuff for free."

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