Tiger on PowerBooks and iBooks

30/03/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Tiger on PowerBooks and iBooks

Colin Powell: U.S. was 'too loud' pushing Iraq war but he's glad Saddam is gone

30/03/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

jimray : Colin Powell: U.S. was 'too loud' pushing Iraq war but he's glad Saddam is gone - So, the ends justify the means?

[tw] : Dave Apologizes, Seth Considers, Nothing Changes

30/03/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

deusx : [tw] : Dave Apologizes, Seth Considers, Nothing Changes - "However, it's going to take more than a half-hearted apology (immediately followed by a justfication) to really get me involved again." Wow, seems like that answers my questions about what ever happened to the Frontier Open Source release.

Cory Doctorow: Ethics are the new craft

30/03/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

Wayne Burkett : Cory Doctorow: Ethics are the new craft - "So, what's the case for taking a risk? This isn't an appeal to good corporate citizenry: it's an appeal to greed." #

Wordpress is using its high Page Rank to game Google AdWords

30/03/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

jkottke : Wordpress is using its high Page Rank to game Google AdWords - This stinks like last week's fish. Is Wordpress and wordpress.org an open source project like we've all been told or is it a company? Either way, contributing to spam noise on the web is annoying.

Wayne Burkett : Waxy.org: Wordpress Website's Search Engine Spam - Ugh. They're even hiding links to the articles on the front page by positioning them offscreen with CSS. This is sleazy stuff. #

kayodeok : Waxy.org: Daily Log: Wordpress Website's Search Engine Spam - WordPress is using it's high pagerank to game Google Adwords. Links to around 120,000 articles were hidden via CSS. Unethical.

The Man Who Saved the World Finally Recognized

30/03/2005 @ 21:56 UTC

Eric Meyer : The Man Who Saved the World Finally Recognized - He really did. A different malfunction, or less thought on his part, and we might all be two decades dead. [via Ferrett] [via]

jkottke : In 1983, Stanislav Petrov resisted pushing the missle launch button in the face of an incoming attack (which later turned out to be false) - In the 50 years of the Cold War, it's amazing that we didn't destroy ourselves, accidentally or otherwise.

deusx : The Man Who Saved the World Finally Recognized - FEATURE - MOSNEWS.COM - "He didn?t. Minutes later, no missiles came; months later, the frightening data across his monitor was determined to have been a system glitch."

Wayne Burkett : The Man Who Saved the World Finally Recognized - FEATURE - MOSNEWS.COM - "The warning system was by now showing five missile launches in the U.S., headed toward the Soviet Union. The ?START? command Petrov was expected to give would have started an irreversible chain reaction..." #

'Most Important Ever' MySQL Reaches Beta

30/03/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : 'Most Important Ever' MySQL Reaches Beta - 'Most Important Ever' MySQL Reaches Beta: this shit cracks me up

NFL Cheerleader Blog

30/03/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : NFL Cheerleader Blog - NFL Cheerleader Blog: sex sells

Consumerpedia

30/03/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Consumerpedia - Consumerpedia: it needs a browse interface to supplement the search

ricmac : Consumerpedia - a wikipedia for consumers - Excellent idea, although potential for companies to be slandered? Let's see how it pans out.

Objectively Comparing Competing Search Engines?

30/03/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Objectively Comparing Competing Search Engines? - Objectively Comparing Competing Search Engines?: oh slashdot... this is sure to be objective...

The Worlds's Ugliest Car - Restored

30/03/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

Jason Shellen : The Worlds's Ugliest Car - Restored - Ugly but advanced for it's time. I bet it had cup holders. [via Mefi] #

Griffin iVault

30/03/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

jimray : Griffin iVault - Make your shuffle more shiny [via gizmodo]

flickRate - Ratings for flickr photos

30/03/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

znarf : flickRate - Ratings for flickr photos - "This is an attempt to give flickr the rating system that can be found for example on photo.net." #

Andy Baio : flickRate, enchanced ratings for Flickr photos - the Greasemonkey script integrates the rating function inline

Jeremy Zawodny : flickRate - flickRate: This is an attempt to give flickr a rating system that enhances the default favorites system.

kayodeok : flickRate - Enhanced favorites for Flickr - Welcome to flickRate! This is an attempt to enhance flickr's favorites system. This is beta, everything may change, and data can be lost

Besame Mucho

30/03/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : Besame Mucho - Star Trek geeks only (via AxMe)

Y Combinator

30/03/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Y Combinator - Paul Graham, Robert Morris, and Trevor Blackwell's unusual angel fund for very early startups [via]  [via]

Cycling the Holy Road

30/03/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Cycling the Holy Road - Blog account of a bike trip - start at the bottom

The real identity of Belle de Jour is out, and it looks like she's really an author, not a call girl

30/03/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

jkottke : The real identity of Belle de Jour is out, and it looks like she's really an author, not a call girl

DailySnap.com interviews photographers

30/03/2005 @ 17:56 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : DailySnap.com interviews photographers - DailySnap.com interviews photographers [via] [via]

Dreaming of Dawn » Blog Archive » Hacking Wordpress

30/03/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

deusx : Dreaming of Dawn » Blog Archive » Hacking Wordpress - Wordpress with support for SQLite, among other things.

Where are they now?

30/03/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : Where are they now? - What ever happened to the folks behind bluemountainarts.com, Ain't It Cool News, and Webgrrls?

Pimp My Safari

30/03/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

Richard Rutter : Pimp My Safari - Plugins and other stuff to add on to Safari.. [via Stylegala]

Anne van Kesteren : Pimp My Safari - Cool! [via#

Skip navigation

30/03/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

Richard Rutter : Skip navigation - Dry but useful article with sound advice for ‘skip links’ links. [via Stylegala]

Achewood - March 29, 2005

30/03/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

deusx : Achewood - March 29, 2005 - "You think we can cock it up to roll joints?"

R2-D2 Talking Light Sabre Game -- Oshaberi Kiki Ippatsu

30/03/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

deusx : R2-D2 Talking Light Sabre Game -- Oshaberi Kiki Ippatsu - "It's a great game for parties, as it's quite fun to see who will find the exploding slot."

Podcast: How to Wax Your Ass Hair

30/03/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

deusx : Podcast: How to Wax Your Ass Hair - I'll never think of Bolero the same way again.

Gastronomica on the traditional sumo diet

30/03/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : Gastronomica on the traditional sumo diet - Use the link to the PDF version to read the entire article.

A quick list of advice about writing

30/03/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : A quick list of advice about writing - I like this one: "if you can't get started, tell someone what you plan to write about, then write down what you said".

kayodeok : Writing, Briefly - "Writing doesn't just communicate ideas; it generates them"

François Nonnenmacher : Writing, Briefly - Paul Graham's useful tips on writing

Pre-Order Tiger From Amazon

30/03/2005 @ 15:57 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Pre-Order Tiger From Amazon - For the few fortunate with a Mac. #

Life in a TEXTAREA

30/03/2005 @ 15:57 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Life in a TEXTAREA - That would indeed be nice to have in a browser. #

What's Up with WaSP

30/03/2005 @ 15:57 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : What's Up with WaSP - Really, what?s up with you guys? CSS 2.0 does not even exist! :-) #

Debunking myths about ClearType fonts

30/03/2005 @ 15:57 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Debunking myths about ClearType fonts - ?Would everyone please stop linking to that Poynter article by Anne Van Wagener about the upcoming Microsoft ClearType fonts?? (The via link is also funny, besides being the source of information.) [via#

Paul Shirley, bench-warmer for the Phoenix Suns, wrote a blog for nba.com during a recent road trip

30/03/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : Paul Shirley, bench-warmer for the Phoenix Suns, wrote a blog for nba.com during a recent road trip

Tim Bray is considering switching from a Mac to something else

30/03/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : Tim Bray is considering switching from a Mac to something else - "[Apple] controls the message, nothing that's not part of the message can be said, nobody is allowed to say anything except for Steve, and they'll sue your ass if you step out of bounds."

Anne van Kesteren : Unswitch? - Hmm. #

Courtney Love to play Linda Lovelace in biopic of the Deep Throat star

30/03/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : Courtney Love to play Linda Lovelace in biopic of the Deep Throat star

Bob and Harvey Weinstein to leave Miramax

30/03/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : Bob and Harvey Weinstein to leave Miramax - Oddly, they'll still make movies for Disney with their new company.

RobWeychert.com v4a

30/03/2005 @ 12:56 UTC

Richard Rutter : RobWeychert.com v4a - Two years of empty promises fulfilled. Splendid blacklettering..

Virtual Stan

30/03/2005 @ 12:56 UTC

Richard Rutter : Virtual Stan - The now infamous Stan. Better late than never..

The Smiths set for academic study

30/03/2005 @ 12:55 UTC

plasticbag : The Smiths set for academic study - "Morrissey has enjoyed an up-and-down solo career Iconic 1980s indie group The Smiths are to be studied at an academic conference in Manchester, their home town."

Branding the band

30/03/2005 @ 12:55 UTC

plasticbag : Branding the band - "What's the best band name ever? Is it Motörhead, Neutral Milk Hotel - or could it even be the Band?"

The Coming War on Blogs by James D Miller

30/03/2005 @ 12:55 UTC

plasticbag : The Coming War on Blogs by James D Miller - "I can think of three areas in which the MSM might successfully change laws and regulations to hinder their blogger competitors..."

Google to Buy Web Analytics Firm Urchin

30/03/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

jimray : Google to Buy Web Analytics Firm Urchin - Hopefully this means that Urchin will stop sucking

Breaking Firewalls with OpenSSH and PuTTY

30/03/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

kayodeok : Breaking Firewalls with OpenSSH and PuTTY - If the system administrator deliberately filters out all traffic except port 22 (ssh), to a single server, it is very likely that you can still gain access other computers behind the firewall. This article shows how remote Linux and Windows users can gain

Matthew M. Boedicker : breaking firewalls with openssh and putty

CacheDump: recovering cached password hashes on Windows

30/03/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

kayodeok : CacheDump: recovering cached password hashes on Windows - This whitepaper explains the technical issues underneath Windows password cache entries, which are undocumented by Microsoft

Understanding the Windows lifecycle policy (for all you IT Pros out there)

30/03/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

kayodeok : Understanding the Windows lifecycle policy (for all you IT Pros out there) - "With so many customers relying on IE, it helps to get a solid grasp of the Windows Lifecycle Policy, which at first blush can appear to be a bit cryptic"

Anachronistic type in movies

30/03/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Anachronistic type in movies - Attention. To. Serifs.

C-SPAN: Video: MPAA vs. EFF

30/03/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

Wayne Burkett : C-SPAN: Video: MPAA vs. EFF - Fred Von Lohmann of the EFF and Theodore Olson, representative of the RIAA, discuss the Grokster case. #

Paul Graham: "All the best hackers I know are gradually switching to Macs"

30/03/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

jkottke : Paul Graham: "All the best hackers I know are gradually switching to Macs"

Matthew M. Boedicker : Return ofthe Mac

Wayne Burkett : Return of the Mac - Paul Graham: "Powerbooks are beautifully designed and run FreeBSD. What more do you need to know?" #

RSS Mix Tape

30/03/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

deusx : RSS Mix Tape - "RSS Mix Tape reads items from RSS feeds that you specify ... You go through the list, picking your favorite posts and putting them into categories."

"The Web is not really a web after all. It is a list of lists."

30/03/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

jkottke : "The Web is not really a web after all. It is a list of lists."

joshua quitting to work on del.icio.us full time

30/03/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

kellan : joshua quitting to work on del.icio.us full time  #

Andy Baio : Del.icio.us gets funding, Joshua goes full-time - this makes me so very happy [via]  [via]

Wayne Burkett : [delicious-discuss] big news - del.icio.us takes outside investment. Congrats and good luck, Joshua! #

deusx : [delicious-discuss] big news - "I've decided to quit my job and workon del.icio.us full time." Holy shit. Congratulations!

jkottke : Josh Schachter has taken on some outside investment and is doing del.icio.us full-time - Congratulations to Josh...looking forward to seeing what happens.

plasticbag : Josh Schachter quits his job to take del.icio.us professional - I really hope this one works out for him. I'm a bit nervous that it won't easily translate into a commercial space...

ricmac : delicious gets investor capital - Joshua: "I've decided to quit my job and work on del.icio.us full time." Congrats! (via waxy.org)

Nelson Minar : del.icio.us full time - Joshua announces funding and a new concentration

Simon Willison : [delicious-discuss] big news - Joshua has funding, and is now working on del.icio.us full time.

jimray : Josh Schachter quits his job to do del.icio.us full time - Also, inboxes are back!

Woman Sells Her Name on EBay for $15K

30/03/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Woman Sells Her Name on EBay for $15K - Woman Sells Her Name on EBay for $15K: call her "mom"? what about "whore"?!

Boys Beware

30/03/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : Boys Beware - Vintage educational video on the dangers homosexuals pose to young boys

Dream Mergers

30/03/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Dream Mergers - Dream Mergers: or nightmares

Lobel's of New York | American Wagyu

30/03/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

jimray : Lobel's of New York | American Wagyu - It's the breed of cow that gives us Kobe beef, without having been shipped to Kobe first

Wired 13.04: La Vida Robot

30/03/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

cameron : Wired 13.04: La Vida Robot - High school students from Arizona beat MIT in the underwater robotics competition

Atul Gawande on doctors, insurance, and money, a trifecta that is a pain in the ass for everyone ...

30/03/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

jkottke : Atul Gawande on doctors, insurance, and money, a trifecta that is a pain in the ass for everyone involved - "To me, all the members of the team deserved a million dollars for [saving my son's life]. Others were footing the bill-so it's left to them to question the price. Hence the adversarial relationship doctors have with insurers."

John Battelle: Safa Notes More Consolidation Ahead

30/03/2005 @ 00:56 UTC

ricmac : John Battelle: Safa Notes More Consolidation Ahead - "... other kinds of well understood intent, like at shopping sites, high CPM publishers, etc. are seen as attractive."

Marc Canter re Yahoo 360

30/03/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

ricmac : Marc Canter re Yahoo 360 - "This is what I call a DLA (digital lifestyle aggregator.)"

Piper Jaffray analyst report

30/03/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

ricmac : Piper Jaffray analyst report - "We believe three key areas of value include content and search traffic, conversion technologies and comparison shopping platforms, and local search and listings platforms." (via paidcontent.org)

Measuring How NBA Players Help Their Teams Win

30/03/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

jkottke : Measuring How NBA Players Help Their Teams Win - Over the past two years, Kevin Garnett has been the most valuable player for his team...by a significant margin.

ReadyMade interviews Brad Bird about his job, movies, and The Incredibles

30/03/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

jkottke : ReadyMade interviews Brad Bird about his job, movies, and The Incredibles

Matthew M. Boedicker : interview with animator and director Brad Bird

Allegedly, lefty domestic groups like animal rights groups are appearing of DHS security lists, b...

30/03/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

jkottke : Allegedly, lefty domestic groups like animal rights groups are appearing of DHS security lists, but right wing groups like anti-abortion groups do not

xml
Upian.