Deep Linking, Shallow Thinking

12/03/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Deep Linking, Shallow Thinking - A great example of f*cking stupid web site terms of use

SXSW: How to bluff your way in CSS

12/03/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : SXSW: How to bluff your way in CSS - Andy Budd and Jeremy Keith's hilarious presentation

Paul Hammond : How to bluff your way in CSS

deusx : How to bluff your way in CSS

WoW gold crackdown

12/03/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : WoW gold crackdown - Blizzard suspends accounts for farming gold and items

Zeldman's SXSW keynote

12/03/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Zeldman's SXSW keynote - Best use of the phrase "we looked at each other as though our baby were on fire."

Will Wright: Spore

12/03/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : Will Wright: Spore - Latest game from the sim genius, sounds very ambitious

Battlefield 2 trailer

12/03/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : Battlefield 2 trailer - Sent to me by spam, but looks pretty cool

This Is Our Year (Again!)

12/03/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

Rod Begbie : This Is Our Year (Again!) - Sully's Tees update their classic (but now redundant) "This Is Our Year" shirt for 2005. #

Sloth

12/03/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

Rod Begbie : Sloth - Mac-ified version of lsof. [via#

Aimee Mann | The Forgotten Arm

12/03/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

Rod Begbie : Aimee Mann | The Forgotten Arm - Aimee Mann (who I love. Love. LOVE!) is sharing tracks from her forthcoming album. And it's BLUDDY GRATE! #

jimray : Aimee Mann is streaming her next album via Quicktime - Besides the fact that she's a total cutie and brilliant songwriter to boot, she totally gets the Internet. I'm buying her new album tomorrow.

Sparklines of you Netflix rental history

12/03/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

kellan : Sparklines of you Netflix rental history - Black lines you're saving money over the corner video story, red lines you're losing. Very sweet. #

Emphasis in context versus overall highlighting

12/03/2005 @ 13:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Emphasis in context versus overall highlighting - On EM. And STRONG of course. #

XHTML, http accept-header and mime-type application/xhtml+xml

12/03/2005 @ 13:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : XHTML, http accept-header and mime-type application/xhtml+xml - I seriously doubt the benefit of XHTML if you cannot guarentee being well-formed. (I also think you can only guarentee you are well-formed when your site is created using XML tools.) #

Brushed up

12/03/2005 @ 13:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Brushed up - Looks nice. #

DrunkenBlog: The pits in CherryOS

12/03/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

Rod Begbie : DrunkenBlog: The pits in CherryOS - Excellent article on the scam (or possibly scamola) that is CherryOS. [via#

François Nonnenmacher : The pits in CherryOS - How top steal GPL code and sell it as your own. A great story on a scam by DrunkenBlog

Jonathan Nolen re web 2.0 jobs

12/03/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

ricmac : Jonathan Nolen re web 2.0 jobs - "...it seems like the talent search is really heating up in the bay area. Searching the job listings with a keyword of "startup" returns more than 300 listings in the last month."

About.com CEO explains why NYT spent $410 million to buy site

12/03/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

ricmac : About.com CEO explains why NYT spent $410 million to buy site - Explains lots of metrics...great read. eg "The average Guide, the middle Guide, makes $1,500 or $1,600 a month. A Top 10 Guide might make $10,000 or $15,000 a month."

PressThink: A Book Editor On Why He Loves Weblogs

12/03/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

ricmac : PressThink: A Book Editor On Why He Loves Weblogs - "In real estate, it?s location, location, location. In publishing, it?s insight, insight, insight."

Blogging good for the brain

12/03/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

ricmac : Blogging good for the brain - "It [blogging] holds enormous potential in education, and it could take societal communication and creative exchange onto a whole new level."

What is Structured Blogging?

12/03/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

ricmac : What is Structured Blogging? - Wordpress powered site. quote: "Once structured blogging is in place, you can start building applications on top of it."

Andrew Watson: Blogging Value Chain

12/03/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

ricmac : Andrew Watson: Blogging Value Chain - "It illustrates the blogging process in terms of activities and services, and hence in terms of opportunties to add value."

Lucas Gonze takes a libertarian view of AutoLink

12/03/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

ricmac : Lucas Gonze takes a libertarian view of AutoLink - "Liberty is implemented within internet architecture by allowing each endpoint absolute power over itself: you can do anything you like on a computer that you own, and you must obey the owner of any computer that you visit."

Grub From the Ground Up

12/03/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

kayodeok : Grub From the Ground Up - This documents guides the reader through making a simple grub floppy capable of booting a Linux box, and using that floppy to bust back into a locked system

Enabling Firefox Extension Updates

12/03/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

kayodeok : Enabling Firefox Extension Updates - So you've learned how to write your own extension. This tutorial will show you how to keep your users up to date with your latest version automatically

Philippe Janvier : Enabling Extension Updates - "This tutorial will show you how to keep your users up to date with your latest version automatically". [via#

Allway Sync

12/03/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Allway Sync - Allway Sync: Synchronization Features, Free File Synchronization, Data Replication and Backup, PC Sync Software, Freeware, File Sync, Data Synchronization Software

Video: High-quality Legend of Zelda trailer

12/03/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: High-quality Legend of Zelda trailer - some of the best graphics I've ever seen [via]  [via]

AIM's new Terms of Service waives right to privacy

12/03/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

Andy Baio : AIM's new Terms of Service waives right to privacy - and grants AOL the unconditional right to use your conversations any way they want [via]  [via]

jkottke : AOL changes the terms of service for AIM - They now own the content of your conversations and you waive your right to privacy.

DeLorean for sale

12/03/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : DeLorean for sale - DeLorean for sale: go back to the future!

Video: The Contraption

12/03/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: The Contraption - excellent Rube Goldberg chain reaction, in the style of Honda's Cog commercial [via]  [via]

Web of Letters

12/03/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Web of Letters - generates an alphabet using Yahoo's image search API

Fantastic bunch of rants about the gaming industry

12/03/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

jkottke : Fantastic bunch of rants about the gaming industry - Really, this is what all conferences should be like all the time.

Bizou confirmation

12/03/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : Bizou confirmation - Alas (via Marc)

Frank Rich heading back to the Op-Ed page

12/03/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

jimray : Frank Rich heading back to the Op-Ed page - The Arts section always felt a little off to me, but Op-Ed isn't quite right either. Which is probably as it should be.

Apple to start shipping OS X 10.4 in April

12/03/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

jkottke : Apple to start shipping OS X 10.4 in April - Oboyoboyoboyoboyoboy...

Matthew M. Boedicker : Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger to arrive in April

plasticbag : Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger to arrive in April - I'm catching up on a lot of open tabs at the moment. Could be doing that on Tiger within a month!

Garry Kasparov announces retirement after 20 consecutive years as the world's #1 player

12/03/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

jkottke : Garry Kasparov announces retirement after 20 consecutive years as the world's #1 player

Blogger Buzz

12/03/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Jason Shellen : Blogger Buzz - Wherein we on the Blogger team actually maintain a blog... again. #

Daring Fireball: On the Credibility of The New York Times

12/03/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

jimray : Daring Fireball: On the Credibility of The New York Times - Gruber continues to do great work on this. The gist continues to be not whether Nick de Plume is a journalist (which he is NOT) but whether it's legal to reveal trade secrets (which it is NOT)

Sparkline PHP Graphing Library

12/03/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

jimray : Sparkline PHP Graphing Library - Be like Tufte [via DaringFireball]

deusx : Sparkline PHP Graphing Library - "Sparklines are "intense, simple, wordlike graphics" so named by Edward Tufte."

Philippe Janvier : The sparkline generator - "...intense, simple, word-sized graphics." [via#

The next Star Trek movie will contain no character from any of the other movies or series

12/03/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

jkottke : The next Star Trek movie will contain no character from any of the other movies or series - The film, due out in 2007, takes place 160 years BK (before Kirk).

Oooh, someone got a grant to write Ruby Lucene bindings.

12/03/2005 @ 00:56 UTC

kellan : Oooh, someone got a grant to write Ruby Lucene bindings. - Via Swig and GCJ. Too bad the CLucene library doesn't have more momentum. #

Larry Summers explain the "A-list" blog phenomena

12/03/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

kellan : Larry Summers explain the "A-list" blog phenomena - Why honey, itÂ’s because the male brain is wired for linking! #

Wetpixel.com :: Digital Underwater Photography and Videography

12/03/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

jimray : Wetpixel.com :: Digital Underwater Photography and Videography - Take your camera under the ocean

Open Source RSS Statistics

12/03/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

Philippe Janvier : Open Source RSS Statistics - Un projet pour analyser les statistiques des souscriptions des fils de feedburner. [via#

A Century of Candy Bars

12/03/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

Andy Baio : A Century of Candy Bars - thesis on the history of candy bar wrapper design [via]  [via]

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