Generic Form Validation Routine

28/04/2005 @ 23:57 UTC

kayodeok : Generic Form Validation Routine - This article investigates associating a generic form handler to all forms on a web page using ECMAScript

Exploring Windows XP Professional x64 Edition

28/04/2005 @ 23:56 UTC

kayodeok : Exploring Windows XP Professional x64 Edition - "In this column, I'll give you an overview of Windows XP Professional x64 Edition. I'll describe what hardware and software it supports and point out the kind of customer who'll get the most from the new OS version"

Standards and specs: The ins and outs of USB

28/04/2005 @ 23:56 UTC

kayodeok : Standards and specs: The ins and outs of USB - See how USB developed and discuss the pros and cons of the standard

Firefox Doubles Market Share as IE Slips

28/04/2005 @ 23:56 UTC

ricmac : Firefox Doubles Market Share as IE Slips - Figures need to be taken with a grain of salt, but there are some interesting comments on this Treadwatch thread.

The Darth Side

28/04/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : The Darth Side - The Darth Side: Vader's blog

kayodeok : The Darth Side: Memoirs of a Monster - Darth Vader's Blog

A new CD of songs by the Marseille Figs is available and much much recommended

28/04/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

plasticbag : A new CD of songs by the Marseille Figs is available and much much recommended - "The Figs recorded a set of demos at Hugo's Famous Speaker Palace at the beginning of January. They're available on an 8 song CD, for the very low price of nothing + postage and handling."

Fan remixes of NIN's Garage Band track

28/04/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Fan remixes of NIN's Garage Band track - 274 remixes, but none of them as good as The Ghost That Feeds [via]  [via]

Apple sued over "Tiger" name, injunction could prevent launch

28/04/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Apple sued over "Tiger" name, injunction could prevent launch - questionable timing on Tiger Direct's part

A Firefox observation

28/04/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : A Firefox observation - Quite a lot. #

I?m a Recovering Browser Elitist

28/04/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : I?m a Recovering Browser Elitist - .focus instead of :focus! #

Kerry on bad film scripts: "Three housewives leave their affluent community, with their suddenly ...

28/04/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

plasticbag : Kerry on bad film scripts: "Three housewives leave their affluent community, with their suddenly catatonic neighbor and friend in tow, in hopes that a week-long vacation in the woods will snap her out of her daze." - "Part of their plan is to have a lumberjack screw her back to life. Seriously."

NetNewsWire 2.0b45 contains Automator actions

28/04/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

plasticbag : NetNewsWire 2.0b45 contains Automator actions - Tomorrow is Tiger day. I might burst. Very very exciting. Looking forward to playing with all the sexy geek toys...

reboot7, 10-11 june 2005, copenhagen, denmark

28/04/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

plasticbag : reboot7, 10-11 june 2005, copenhagen, denmark - "reboot is the european meetup for the practical visionaries who are building tomorrow one little step at a time, using new models for creation and organization?in a world where the only entry barrier is passion."

Making the world calmer through ambient technology

28/04/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

plasticbag : Making the world calmer through ambient technology - A slightly banal overview of some of the work on ambient technology that's been going on...

State Sues Major Spyware Distributor

28/04/2005 @ 21:56 UTC

kayodeok : State Sues Major Spyware Distributor - Attorney General Sues Major Spyware Distributor

diesel sweeties: bunny hutch

28/04/2005 @ 21:56 UTC

deusx : diesel sweeties: bunny hutch - "If by 'bunny' you mean 'girl who I should not have slept with.'"

Garmin Rino 130

28/04/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Garmin Rino 130 - Garmin Rino 130: GPS-Integrated FRS/GMRS Radio

E4 to cash in on the rise of Freeview

28/04/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

plasticbag : E4 to cash in on the rise of Freeview - Tremendously good news this - UK TV Channel E4 which carries a lot of classy US shows comes to Freeview

SourceForge.net: Project Info - Launchy

28/04/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

jimray : SourceForge.net: Project Info - Launchy - A free quicksilver for Windows

spiked-science | survey | E=mc2 centenary survey | Richard Dawkins

28/04/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

deusx : spiked-science | survey | E=mc2 centenary survey | Richard Dawkins - "The scientific principle that I wish everyone understood is Darwinian natural selection, and its enormous explanatory power, as the only known explanation of 'design'."

Rare mixes, bootlegs, and pirate radio from the mid-1980s

28/04/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Rare mixes, bootlegs, and pirate radio from the mid-1980s - transferred from mix tapes into MP3 format for download [via]  [via]

GBA homebrew game contest winners, pre-order the cartridge for only $12

28/04/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

Andy Baio : GBA homebrew game contest winners, pre-order the cartridge for only $12 - this is a steal; the list of 10 winning games is in the Jan 23 news update

The Hype Machine

28/04/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

Andy Baio : The Hype Machine - a well-executed MP3 blog aggregator [via]  [via]

philgyford : Today's Blog Music / The Hype Machine - discover, listen and buy music discussed on the best mp3 blogs - MP3 blog aggregator that lets you play the aggregated music in a Flash player.

Wal-Mart uses DMCA against parody website

28/04/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Wal-Mart uses DMCA against parody website - they cited copyright infringement against the Carnegie Mellon student

"Amazing New Hyperbolic Chamber Greatest Invention In The History Of Mankind Ever"

28/04/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

jkottke : "Amazing New Hyperbolic Chamber Greatest Invention In The History Of Mankind Ever" - "Popular Science quickly placed the chamber on the fold-out cover of its next issue, which reads, 'FUCKING AWESOME!!! THE BALLS-OUT H.C. IS 40 TIMES BETTER THAN SEX... AND COUNTING!!!'"

What is the plural of 'virus'?

28/04/2005 @ 17:56 UTC

jimray : What is the plural of 'virus'? - It's 'viruses', not virii

Marc Hedlund on "bud vase" features

28/04/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Marc Hedlund on "bud vase" features - creating passionate users with small personal touches [via]  [via]

Surprise, surprise, government reports show that despite vastly increased spending, security at t...

28/04/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : Surprise, surprise, government reports show that despite vastly increased spending, security at the airport is barely better than it was pre-9/11

Moneyball author Michael Lewis on the converging paths of two ballplayers and their "quest" to hi...

28/04/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : Moneyball author Michael Lewis on the converging paths of two ballplayers and their "quest" to hit for power and make the big leagues

How a couple of mathematicians helped the Met accurately photograph some priceless tapestries

28/04/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : How a couple of mathematicians helped the Met accurately photograph some priceless tapestries - The difficulty in piecing together the different photographs was because when the tapestries were taken off the wall, they "began to breathe, expanding, contracting, shifting"...that is, they were changing between photos.

Waiting for Fares, a photographic essay of how NYC cab drivers spend their time waiting for someo...

28/04/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : Waiting for Fares, a photographic essay of how NYC cab drivers spend their time waiting for someone to drive somewhere

Time Traveler convention

28/04/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Time Traveler convention - I will give you a dollar if you go to this, and take pictures of all the crazies.

Jeremy Zawodny : The Time Traveler Convention - The Time Traveler Convention: May 7, 2005 - spread the word!

Marc Hedlund on "bud vase" features

28/04/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Marc Hedlund on "bud vase" features - creating passionate users with small personal touches [via]  [via]

1970s concert photos on Flickr

28/04/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

Andy Baio : 1970s concert photos on Flickr - some of these are outstanding [via]  [via]

Man bitten by a deadly Brazilian Wandering Spider is saved by his cameraphone pic he took of the ...

28/04/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : Man bitten by a deadly Brazilian Wandering Spider is saved by his cameraphone pic he took of the spider - "Experts at Bristol Zoo were able to identify [the spider from the photo] and suggest an antidote."

Wal-Mart thinks their customers can't take pictures properly

28/04/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Wal-Mart thinks their customers can't take pictures properly

64-bit Windows wide open to viruses

28/04/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

kayodeok : 64-bit Windows wide open to viruses - Users of the latest 64-bit version of Microsoft's Windows XP Professional x64 Edition operating system will not have the option to install Norton or McAfee antivirus software

Generic form validation routine

28/04/2005 @ 13:56 UTC

Richard Rutter : Generic form validation routine - Reusable, unobtrusive JavaScript.

deusx : Juicy Studio: Generic Form Validation Routine - "This article investigates associating a generic form handler to all forms on a web page using ECMAScript"

domFunction

28/04/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

Richard Rutter : domFunction - Allows other DOM scripting to run before window.onload.

CNN.com - Boy's campaign saves Bugs Bunny - Apr 27, 2005

28/04/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

deusx : CNN.com - Boy's campaign saves Bugs Bunny - Apr 27, 2005 - The story's laden with cruddy puns, but... 'Eleven-year-old Thomas Adams thought Warner Bros. had gone daffy when he saw the company's plans for a new cartoon called "Loonatics," based on Bugs Bunny and his Looney Tunes pals.'

Thoughts - watch this space (The Time Traveler Convention)

28/04/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

deusx : Thoughts - watch this space (The Time Traveler Convention) - "MAYBE JOHN TITOR SHOW UP AND PAY GROG BACK 20 DOLLARS HE OWES GROG"

InformationWeek > Longhorn > Christmas Present: Longhorn Due By '06 Holiday > April 25, 2005

28/04/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

deusx : InformationWeek > Longhorn > Christmas Present: Longhorn Due By '06 Holiday > April 25, 2005 - Wow, what a horribly desperate spin: "we're set up to pleasantly surprise people who don't have super-high expectations for Longhorn."

No IE in Tiger

28/04/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

mbertier : No IE in Tiger - "If they take out IE, they'll have to call it TGR" #

Andy Baio : No Internet Explorer bundled with new Apple OS - if you're so inclined, Ars Technica has a massive 20-page Tiger review

The Fish Rots From the Head

28/04/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : The Fish Rots From the Head - Great article on why Adobe (might have) bought Macromedia. #

Things that have come to my attention recently

28/04/2005 @ 08:57 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Things that have come to my attention recently - The Ubuntu ?aftermath?. #

Snoep met een smaakje

28/04/2005 @ 08:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Snoep met een smaakje - Remy in Frankrijk. #

Wordpress Winamp playlist plugin

28/04/2005 @ 08:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Wordpress Winamp playlist plugin - The one with improved markup. Your PHP knowledge is being requested, by the way. #

XSL Flickr

28/04/2005 @ 08:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : XSL Flickr - ?XSL Flickr is an XSL interface to the Flickr Services API.? #

Philippe Janvier : XSL Flickr - "...an XSL interface to the Flickr Services API". [via#

deusx : XSL Flickr - "XSL Flickr is a library of templates that allow XSLT (1.0 or 2.0) stylesheets to access the Flickr Services API."

wearehugh : XSL Flickr - hard. core.

Simon Willison : XSL Flickr - An XSL interface to the Flickr API. It even does auth!

Safari Passes the Acid2 Test

28/04/2005 @ 08:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Safari Passes the Acid2 Test - Now that didn?t take long. #

Ethan Marcotte : Safari is the first to pass the Acid2 test - And he posts the KHTML patches to boot. What a rockstar, that Dave Hyatt.

François Nonnenmacher : Safari Passes the Acid2 Test - Kudos to Hyatt and Apple. Now the $64,000 question is: will IE7 pass it too?

kayodeok : Safari Passes the Acid2 Test

jimray : Safari passes Acid 2 - Safari's rendering engine is now the most standards compliant - uber l33t

Paul Hammond : Surfin' Safari - Safari Passes the Acid2 Test - There were two issues left that needed to be resolved

Simon Willison : Safari passes the Acid2 test - Dave Hyatt runs rings around the rest.

Eric Meyer : Safari Passes the Acid2 Test - Hyatt's da man.

Graphical Gentoo Installer In The Works

28/04/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

kayodeok : Graphical Gentoo Installer In The Works - The manual install method will still be an option for the hardcore

IEBlog : Internet Explorer 7 User Agent String

28/04/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

kayodeok : IEBlog : Internet Explorer 7 User Agent String - IE7 running on Longhorn will send the following User-Agent header: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 7.0b; Windows NT 6.0)

Anne van Kesteren : Internet Explorer 7 User Agent String - Not cluttered at all. It still has Mozilla in there though. #

Update on why Longhorn screenshots are disappearing

28/04/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

kayodeok : Update on why Longhorn screenshots are disappearing - Microsoft has not yet patented and copyrighted certain components of Longhorn, and the language added to the license agreement banning screenshots is aimed at protecting the company's intellectual property in the interim

Xtra-Google - The Best of Google on one searchable page

28/04/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

kayodeok : Xtra-Google - The Best of Google on one searchable page - Looks like google x which was recently pulled by google

WordPress Codex: WordPress Database Functions

28/04/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

kayodeok : WordPress Codex: WordPress Database Functions - More insight into the WordPress code

Microsoft Wants Longhorn Shots Pulled

28/04/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

kayodeok : Microsoft Wants Longhorn Shots Pulled - Microsoft began a surprising effort to remove any unofficial screenshots of its next-generation operating system, code-named Longhorn

Big Red Button

28/04/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

deusx : Big Red Button - "DO NOT PRESS"

oh, my valve!

28/04/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

cobra libre : oh, my valve! - wherein it is discovered that john holbo traces his lineage to the merovingeans and is funded by the trilateral commission #

a defense of the valve, i think

28/04/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

cobra libre : a defense of the valve, i think - or: putting a steak on the black eye of art for art's sake #

what the heck is henry farrell talking about?

28/04/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

cobra libre : what the heck is henry farrell talking about? - round three #

Beecher's Cheese : Classes & Events

28/04/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

jimray : Beecher's Cheese : Classes & Events - Learn all about cheese, and some wine, too!

mp3 of George Dyson giving a talk on Von Neumann's life as he was developing the foundations of c...

28/04/2005 @ 03:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : mp3 of George Dyson giving a talk on Von Neumann's life as he was developing the foundations of computing at Princeton University during the 1930's

Fun With Layout

28/04/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

Rod Begbie : Fun With Layout - Awww.. and they look so happy together. #

MyWeb Bookmarklet

28/04/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : MyWeb Bookmarklet - MyWeb Bookmarklet: holy crap, we burried this one in the FAQ for Mac stuff?!?!

Mystery of the Mario Paint Song

28/04/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Mystery of the Mario Paint Song - a strange tune that appears in Nintendo games from 1992 on, with MP3s and a backstory [via]  [via]

director Kevin Smith's blog

28/04/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : director Kevin Smith's blog

Tea hacks

28/04/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Tea hacks

Resonance clothing

28/04/2005 @ 01:56 UTC

jimray : Resonance clothing - Hip gear, and socially conscious to boot

PaidContent.org: The Google Street Journal

28/04/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

ricmac : PaidContent.org: The Google Street Journal - My qst: why buy old media when you can have *new media*? Quote from LA Times: "It's only a matter of time before a Yahoo or a Google decides to buy an old media company in order to differentiate itself by offering high-quality, proprietary news."

Interview with Ex-MS now Yahoo media honcho

28/04/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

ricmac : Interview with Ex-MS now Yahoo media honcho - "I want to build on the fantastic strengths and the foundation that Yahoo! has already created in terms of online engagement and technology, and to begin this next generation, which to me, is about storytelling and community."

The String Memory Gotcha

28/04/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Simon Willison : The String Memory Gotcha - Insight in to how Java strings work.

Yahoo! Is Most-Referenced News Source in Blogs

28/04/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Yahoo! Is Most-Referenced News Source in Blogs - Yahoo! Is Most-Referenced News Source in Blogs: imagine that, an aggreagor wins over the content providers...

DotClear 1.2.1 unleashed

28/04/2005 @ 00:56 UTC

tehu : DotClear 1.2.1 unleashed - an evolution, not a revolution - Next version is exciting!

Joshua and Peter on Flickr

28/04/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

Wayne Burkett : Joshua and Peter on Flickr - "This is del.icio.us. That's it. Two guys in t-shirts on patio chairs. Who doesn't love a startup?" #

Dave Winer on Yahoo's My Web API

28/04/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

ricmac : Dave Winer on Yahoo's My Web API - He's started an interesting discussion thread.

Randtastic

28/04/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Randtastic - Randtastic: uses the Yahoo API to land you on a random web site

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