The Associated Press to impose online licensing fees

19/04/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

jimray : The Associated Press to impose online licensing fees - Now you have to pay extra to put AP feeds online and in the paper

Goonies' 20th Anniversary Celebration

19/04/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Goonies' 20th Anniversary Celebration - they should do the tour on kids' BMX bikes

Rogers Cadenhead bought BenedictXVI.com yesterday

19/04/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Rogers Cadenhead bought BenedictXVI.com yesterday - he hedged his bets by buying six domains, and guessed correctly

Flashfire!

19/04/2005 @ 22:57 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Flashfire! - Egor: ?It?s been an interesting day. Especially here at zappwerk.nl, where we use Coldfusion. Well for now anyway.? #

WebDAV

19/04/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : WebDAV - I?m using something similar for Windows, albeit not that cool. #

Macrodobia

19/04/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Macrodobia - More on the subject. #

Mozilla Security Claims Questioned

19/04/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Mozilla Security Claims Questioned - Ouch. Back to IE then, not? Or Opera maybe. Nobody will attack that browser I assume. At least, for now. #

Changelog for Opera 8.0 for Windows

19/04/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Changelog for Opera 8.0 for Windows - Where is xml:id?! #

I Surf Everyday with Internet Explorer

19/04/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : I Surf Everyday with Internet Explorer - I don?t really have that different kind of feeling in IE. Neither do I have the time to use it on a daily basis. It?s just not quick enough ;-) #

Adobe, 'Rich Internet Applications' and Standards

19/04/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Adobe, 'Rich Internet Applications' and Standards - Another large post on the Adobe thing. Personally, I don?t really care about SVG that much. #

Elbow Etiquette

19/04/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

Philippe Janvier : Elbow Etiquette - "How precious few inches of solid existence can be a war zone..." [via#

rc3.org | Accountability revisited

19/04/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

deusx : rc3.org | Accountability revisited - "Let's say that as part of my job, I sent a report to my boss every week charting my progress."

Armstrong Says He Will Retire After Tour De France

19/04/2005 @ 20:57 UTC

Jason Shellen : Armstrong Says He Will Retire After Tour De France - It would have been more like him to announce that he will retire after *winning* his 7th Tour De France. #

Food Force

19/04/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

jimray : Food Force - First person shooter, er, feeder from the U.N.

Playlist: Finding the best of online radio

19/04/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

jimray : Playlist: Finding the best of online radio - Time to pay for that copy of Audio Hijack Pro and set up some micro podcasts

Versta frumvarp ársins I

19/04/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

kaninka.net : Versta frumvarp ársins I - Andri Óttarsson mælir satt og rétt.

Cake, PHP framework based on Rails

19/04/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Cake, PHP framework based on Rails - sounds promising [via]  [via]

jimray : Cake PHP framework - Based on Rails, aims to make webdev easier. But will it stack up to RoR?

François Nonnenmacher : Cake - Cake is a framework for PHP, based on Rails

Jeremy Zawodny : Cake PHP framework - Cake PHP framework: rails for php

Taiwanglish phrases on scooters

19/04/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Taiwanglish phrases on scooters - scroll down to view them all [via]  [via]

Tag clouds are the new mullets

19/04/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Tag clouds are the new mullets - I'm convinced there are better ways of displaying top tags than this

kellan : Tag clouds are the new mullets - Flickr inspired weighted tag lists are only useful when tagging is being deployed as game of discovery, not a useful tool for organziing #

Trackerbt, a distributed BitTorrent tracker

19/04/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Trackerbt, a distributed BitTorrent tracker - redundant trackers all aware of peers participating in the download [via]  [via]

Ruby, the ultra compact Tablet PC ?

19/04/2005 @ 19:56 UTC

Isofarro : Ruby, the ultra compact Tablet PC ? - Hmm, a Newton-esque sub-tablet. (via Newton Talk)

Tablet PC: The Next Generation?

19/04/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

Isofarro : Tablet PC: The Next Generation? - 'Could the hottest new Tablet form factor end up being a mini Tablet/eBook hybrid? Microsoft seems to be betting on it.'

A Model Regime of Privacy Protection (Version 2.0)

19/04/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

kayodeok : A Model Regime of Privacy Protection (Version 2.0) - Paper by by Daniel Solove and Chris Hoofnagle. This version incorporates and responds to the many comments that we received to Version 1.1, which we released on March 10, 2005

Google Local UK

19/04/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

kayodeok : Google Local UK - Google Local comes to the UK

Artificial languages

19/04/2005 @ 18:57 UTC

Nelson Minar : Artificial languages - Game designers make up languages

Sechselaeuten

19/04/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Sechselaeuten - Crazy Zurich tradition (via Douwe, Ken)

Snap search engine statistics

19/04/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

Andy Baio : Snap search engine statistics - they're extremely transparent, listing their revenue, advertisers, and more [via]  [via]

Nelson Minar : Snap stats page - Revenue graph shows about $200/day

MusicBrainz Blog: The MetaBrainz Foundation launches!

19/04/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

Rod Begbie : MusicBrainz Blog: The MetaBrainz Foundation launches! - Congratulations to Robert and the team. MusicBrainz is a fantastic resource, and I hope this helps it build up to greater things. #

Auxiliary-powered Sailplane Association (ASA)

19/04/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Auxiliary-powered Sailplane Association (ASA) - Auxiliary-powered Sailplane Association (ASA): motorgliders and powered sailplanes

Tetris shelves

19/04/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Tetris shelves - $7,000, cheap! [via]  [via]

Wayne Burkett : Return of Tetris Shelves - Cool, but not $7,000 cool. #

Blogger adds Captcha for new blog creation

19/04/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Blogger adds Captcha for new blog creation - hopefully, this will slow the mass creation of spam blogs [via]  [via]

Unholy trio menace Firefox

19/04/2005 @ 17:56 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Unholy trio menace Firefox - The Mozilla Foundation has released updated versions of its popular Firefox (version 1.0.3) and Mozilla (version 1.7.7) web browsers to correct a number of recently discovered security flaws

Google Maps launches in the UK with London Tube stations right on the map

19/04/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : Google Maps launches in the UK with London Tube stations right on the map - Google, please, please, please, please, please, please, please, please do the same for the NYC subway. Please?

plasticbag : Google Maps for the UK - This has to be the most blatantly obvious link of the day really. It's almost ridiculous that I'm referencing it at all...

kayodeok : Google Maps for the UK

Philippe Janvier : Google Maps UK - Google Maps for the UK. A quand Paris ! [via#

Simon Willison : Google Maps UK! - That didn't take long. I can't wait for them to add satellite photos from Keyhole. (via) [via]

Kottke rounds up blog responses to the Adobe-Macromedia deal

19/04/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Kottke rounds up blog responses to the Adobe-Macromedia deal - some great thoughts from Om Malik, Dave Shea, and others

Anne van Kesteren : Adobe Macromedia acquisition roundup - More on the same. #

Paul Hammond : Adobe Macromedia acquisition roundup (kottke.org) - Here are what some technologists, designers, and pundits have had to say about the deal so far

Bush Backer Sues RNC Over 'W' Logo

19/04/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

jimray : Bush Backer Sues RNC Over 'W' Logo - See, that's what happens when your base is a bunch of money grubbing assholes

McDonald's employee hassles McCafe photographer

19/04/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

Andy Baio : McDonald's employee hassles McCafe photographer - there are even more McCafe photos on Flickr; here's a review of the first store in 2003 [via]  [via]

deusx : The Photo McDonalds Didn't Want You To See :. WillPate.org - "So in the interest of showing how silly corporate policy can become, I've posted the pictures to Flickr and wrote about my experience."

Vancouver Coffee: Why I drink cheap coffee in the morning...

19/04/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

deusx : Vancouver Coffee: Why I drink cheap coffee in the morning... - "So, since my first mugs of coffee are intended as rocket fuel, not a taste celebration, I drink cheap coffee first."

Questionable Content: Like Petting a Tiger

19/04/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

deusx : Questionable Content: Like Petting a Tiger - "But it better be a chaste hug or my bitch instincts will take over and you'll be hurled into traffic."

bread coffee chocolate yoga - life with the cafetiére

19/04/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

deusx : bread coffee chocolate yoga - life with the cafetiére - "making coffee in the french press ? properly called the cafetiére ? is still one of the most popular methods used today."

Chicago transit map overlay on Google Maps

19/04/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Chicago transit map overlay on Google Maps - a brilliant hack; I'd love to see this for all major metros

jimray : Chicago Transit Authority map on Google Maps | Holovaty.com - Impressive use of greasemonkey

Jeremy Zawodny : Chicago Transit Authority map on Google Maps - Chicago Transit Authority map on Google Maps: pretty damned cool

NIN offers new single for GarageBand

19/04/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

Richard Rutter : NIN offers new single for GarageBand - It’s free, editable and 70Mb.

KDevelop vs. Microsoft Visual Studio .Net

19/04/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

kayodeok : KDevelop vs. Microsoft Visual Studio .Net - The leading desktop operating system, Microsoft Windows, has a strong integrated development environment (IDE) in Visual Studio .Net, while the upstart Linux platform's KDE environment has KDevelop. Let's pitch them against each other and see which ends u

Secure your Server with iptables

19/04/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

kayodeok : Secure your Server with iptables - "For the purpose of this article, we'll focus on securing a single development Web server environment where multiple services are offered"

Ten good practices for writing JavaScript in 2005

19/04/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

kayodeok : Ten good practices for writing JavaScript in 2005

Anne van Kesteren : Ten good practices for writing JavaScript in 2005 - Very useful! #

Paul Hammond : bobbyvandersluis.com | Ten good practices for writing JavaScript in 2005 - Make sure your JavaScript code is in balance with its environment

Isofarro : Ten good practices for writing JavaScript in 2005 - Focusing on unobtrustive JavaScript and DOM

Richard Rutter : Ten good practices for writing JavaScript in 2005 - Accessible, usable, applicable, future-proof, re-usable, optimal.

Star Wars Revelations

19/04/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Star Wars Revelations - Once in a while I need to post some Star Wars stuff to justify my pseudo :-)

A Whole Lotta Nothing: Note to geeks: look beyond the end of your nose

19/04/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

deusx : A Whole Lotta Nothing: Note to geeks: look beyond the end of your nose - "Ajax now means more money will funnel to your projects and users will prefer your products over the competition."

Paul Hammond : A Whole Lotta Nothing: Note to geeks: look beyond the end of your nose - In the end, the more people that use and understand what "ajax" means, the better off you'll be as a programmer

Simon Willison: Why the term Ajax is useful

19/04/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

deusx : Simon Willison: Why the term Ajax is useful - "While the techniques it describes have been around for years, grouping them under a single term is extremely valuable for raising the level of discussion about them."

Paul Hammond : Simon Willison: Why the term Ajax is useful - it's about smarter and more effective conversations

Flickr.rb

19/04/2005 @ 12:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : Flickr.rb - An insanely easy Ruby interface to the Flickr photo-sharing service

jimray : Flickr.rb - A better name would've been Flick.rb - also, this is good

Coates redesigns plasticbag.org and is a little hand-wringy about it, but it's good so he shouldn...

19/04/2005 @ 12:55 UTC

jkottke : Coates redesigns plasticbag.org and is a little hand-wringy about it, but it's good so he shouldn't worry too much about it

Paul Hammond : A few words while I switch the designs around... (plasticbag.org) - I think I'm also secretly hoping that by going so stark that people find the site intimidating and unfriendly

Google Blog - Google does Grimsby, Gateshead and Glasgow

19/04/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : Google Blog - Google does Grimsby, Gateshead and Glasgow - New Orleans, Anchorage and Beverly Hills are all very well, but what about London, Cardiff, and Belfast?

Dressed as their favorite characters from a Wes Anderson movie

19/04/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

jkottke : Dressed as their favorite characters from a Wes Anderson movie

KinkyScreen.com

19/04/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : KinkyScreen.com - KinkyScreen.com: Naughty Desktop Goodies to Keep Your Screen Happy

Phil Pearson gives a virtual tour of New Zealand

19/04/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

ricmac : Phil Pearson gives a virtual tour of New Zealand - Including pointing out where I live. Via Google Maps, pretty darn cool!

Hey Cats

19/04/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Hey Cats - Hey Cats: heh. he said "rank dump"

Unlicensed Poultry: Temporary Spy

19/04/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

Rod Begbie : Unlicensed Poultry: Temporary Spy - Go see "Temporary Spy", our entry for the 48 Hour Film Project. It's ace, and features Mrs B. on vocals over the end credits. #

Swatch Original

19/04/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Swatch Original

FlickrBlog: New prices, Freebies and Rock

19/04/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

Rod Begbie : FlickrBlog: New prices, Freebies and Rock - Woo! Free extension for me, free accounts for my chums. Thanks Yahoockr! #

Andy Baio : Flickr upgrades free accounts, drops price of Pro accounts - and they gave me another year of Pro service and two extra Pro invites for free

jkottke : Flickr, citing their new Yahoo! affiliation, upgrades free account limits, doubles Pro account lifespans, and lowers the Pro account price by 50+%

Spam Kings Blog: Lawsuit over coffee spam

19/04/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

Rod Begbie : Spam Kings Blog: Lawsuit over coffee spam - Philip Morris: It's not just our cigarette marketing that's sleazy. #

Seattlest

19/04/2005 @ 03:56 UTC

jimray : Seattlest - Holy crap, we have our own -ist!

What's coming from the next generation of game consoles

19/04/2005 @ 03:56 UTC

jimray : What's coming from the next generation of game consoles - This is why I held off on buying a PS2 last month

BMX Bandits

19/04/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

Rod Begbie : BMX Bandits - I didn't realise that Duglas T Stewart and co had released a new album last year. Damn the weak dollar for making it so expensive to me. #

Earth to Friendster: We Have A Problem

19/04/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Earth to Friendster: We Have A Problem - Earth to Friendster: We Have A Problem: no shit

Connoisseur recipe database for OS X

19/04/2005 @ 01:56 UTC

jimray : Connoisseur recipe database for OS X - Looks like a nice app for the Powerbook for Dawn

Senate Republicans' Bid to Destroy the Filibuster Option, And Push Through Ultraconservative Fede...

19/04/2005 @ 01:56 UTC

jimray : Senate Republicans' Bid to Destroy the Filibuster Option, And Push Through Ultraconservative Federal Judges - Republicans seem to have an awful short memory, considering they filibustered 65 of Clinton's nominees

The White Stripes - Blue Orchid

19/04/2005 @ 01:56 UTC

Rod Begbie : The White Stripes - Blue Orchid - First track from the White Stripes upcoming album is released to iTunes. [via#

Seeing Metaclasses Clearly

19/04/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Simon Willison : Seeing Metaclasses Clearly - Metaclasses in Ruby - but no cartoons :( (via) [via]

Hixie's Natural Log: Threads

19/04/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Simon Willison : Hixie's Natural Log: Threads - Hixie talks about Acid2 - and model trains.

Better date input demo (allegedly)

19/04/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Simon Willison : Better date input demo (allegedly) - Tom highlights a bunch of problems with my "better date" script.

ZabaSearch.com

19/04/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : ZabaSearch.com - ZabaSearch.com: this is an identity theft gold mine!

Matthew M. Boedicker : ZabaSearch free people search

Blogs, Boards, and Posts: Capturing Consumer Buzz Online

19/04/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Blogs, Boards, and Posts: Capturing Consumer Buzz Online - Blogs, Boards, and Posts: Capturing Consumer Buzz Online: a good writeup on searchenginewatch

getluky.net » Freetag - an Open Source Tagging / Folksonomy module for PHP/MySQL applicat...

19/04/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : getluky.net » Freetag - an Open Source Tagging / Folksonomy module for PHP/MySQL applications - implements a simple, fairly robust beginning of a tagging and folksonomy system

Etech 2005 Notes

19/04/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : Etech 2005 Notes - four people chatting on a train, two are in a backchannel

The Robot Co-op: Building web services that play nicely with other web services

19/04/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : The Robot Co-op: Building web services that play nicely with other web services - you can begin to string them all together and build things that are greater than the sum of their parts

Sidenote

19/04/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : Sidenote - a multi-document drawer that will hide in the corner of your screen

cobra libre : sidenote - nifty note-taking app for os x #

v-2 Organisation | media + culture | Design Engaged: The final programme

19/04/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : v-2 Organisation | media + culture | Design Engaged: The final programme - Every convention we've relied upon, as designers and consumers of digital media both, is predicated on false assumptions of stability

//// COLOURlovers :: loving colours since 1981

19/04/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : //// COLOURlovers :: loving colours since 1981 - the idea is to create a place of color inspiration where a designer of any sort can see new and lovely colours

Splits and multi-file editing - Jonathan McPherson

19/04/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : Splits and multi-file editing - Jonathan McPherson - Assuming you are already editing a file in a vim session and want to split the screen and edit a second file

Cory Doctorow talks to Ray Kurzweil

19/04/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

Wayne Burkett : Cory Doctorow talks to Ray Kurzweil - "We used to think that in the brain?the physical part of us most closely associated with our identity?cells change very slowly, but it turns out that the components of the neurons, the tubules and so forth, turn over in only days. I?m a completely d #

deusx : When the Singularity is More Than a Literary Device: An Interview with Futurist-Inventor Ray Kurzweil - "It?s not clear to me whether the Singularity is a technical belief system or a spiritual one."

iPod shuffle Database Builder

19/04/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

Wayne Burkett : iPod shuffle Database Builder - From the MAKE:DIYcast. #

MovableType 3.16 released

19/04/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

Andy Baio : MovableType 3.16 released - a big point release with hundreds of bug fixes and tweaks, including removing the nav-commenters.gif

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