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Django, like Rails for Python

15/07/2005 @ 23:56 UTC

Andy Baio : Django, like Rails for Python - outstanding new web framework by Adrian Holovaty and Simon Willison; read the overview

joshua : Django - python on rails?

Rod Begbie : Django | The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines - The continued quest to create a "Python on Rails" turns up this interesting looking app. To be investigated further. [via#

François Nonnenmacher : Django - Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design

Paul Hammond : Django | The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines - Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.

jimray : Django | The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines - Looks like Ruby on Rails for Python

Nelson Minar : Django: PyWeb code - Maybe this will be The One? Python has really needed a better webapp framework.

Simon Willison : Django: The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines - I helped develop this. Start with the overview. I'll write more later.

kayodeok : The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines - Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design

bmilleare : Django - Python web framework

Monitor based DRM

15/07/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : Monitor based DRM - Longhorn to support "secure displays". Serious bullshit. (via /.)

Pentax OptioWP Waterproof, Digital Camera

15/07/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

jimray : Pentax OptioWP Waterproof, Digital Camera - Really nice little point and shoot that's waterproof to 50 feet

Bend Sinister

15/07/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

WillPate : Bend Sinister - Cool Vancouver band that DKR introduced me to

Tripods, a multiplayer Google Maps game

15/07/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Tripods, a multiplayer Google Maps game - not too fun to play, but a great concept

Don Park's Daily Habit - Atomic Pedantics

15/07/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

kayodeok : Don Park's Daily Habit - Atomic Pedantics - Don Park on RSS 2.0 and Atom Compared: "Most of the differences can be easily added to RSS 2.0 as modules and the remainders are meaningless in practice"

Molecular gastronomist Ferran Adria of El Bulli has his own Lay's potato chips in Spain

15/07/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

jkottke : Molecular gastronomist Ferran Adria of El Bulli has his own Lay's potato chips in Spain - "Having eaten the entire bag, we can now report that they were noticably better than your average potato chips; the crispiness was just a little grainier than usual, if that makes sense, and the flavor more pleasant."

How do cycling teams work?

15/07/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

jkottke : How do cycling teams work?

Social software and politics

15/07/2005 @ 19:56 UTC

Linkorama : Social software and politics - Jon Lebkowsky's post to the WELL on Extreme Democracy

An old Powerbook and new Powerbook meet

15/07/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

jkottke : An old Powerbook and new Powerbook meet

The Cubicle Escape Pod

15/07/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

Linkorama : The Cubicle Escape Pod - Episode 30: Perspective w/Ross Mayfield

Filmacco.com - Asian Cinema

15/07/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : Filmacco.com - Asian Cinema

Sokoban JVM shootout

15/07/2005 @ 17:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Sokoban JVM shootout - Implementing the same game in 9 JVM targeted languages

Bring back the couch

15/07/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : Bring back the couch - Yes, the new Daily Show set is awful (via mathowie)

rms takes on rowling

15/07/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : rms takes on rowling - Extreme orthodoxy vs. fun (via BoingBoing)

Backpack Dashboard Widget for OS X 10.4 Tiger

15/07/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

jimray : Backpack Dashboard Widget for OS X 10.4 Tiger - Neato

The Harry Potter book series as allegory for 1930s Europe

15/07/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : The Harry Potter book series as allegory for 1930s Europe - Voldemort as Hitler, Dumbledore as Churchill, and Potter as FDR's America?

Infosthetics weblog on information visualisation and aesthetics

15/07/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

plasticbag : Infosthetics weblog on information visualisation and aesthetics - Oh this is so my new favourite site. Beautiful interesting interfaces to explore and play with. Ideas everywhere. Awesome stuff...

Milo Vermeulen : information aesthetics weblog - information aesthetics weblog [via] [via]

joshua : information aesthetics weblog

Richard Rutter : Information Aesthetics - Data visualization and visual design blog.

Personal outsourcing is becoming more commonplace

15/07/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : Personal outsourcing is becoming more commonplace - Reminds me of the guy on Slashdot who outsourced his work-at-home job to an Indian programmer.

Harry Potter and Willy Wonka are going head to head this weekend

15/07/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : Harry Potter and Willy Wonka are going head to head this weekend - Something tells me that Harry's gonna win.

Scientists are going to try and generate a socitey using a bunch of virtual agents in a virtual w...

15/07/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : Scientists are going to try and generate a socitey using a bunch of virtual agents in a virtual world - "Each agent will be capable of various simple tasks, like moving around and building simple structures, but will also have the ability to communicate and cooperate with its cohabitants. Though simple interaction, the researchers hope to watch these c

I, Cringely . July 14, 2005 - More Shoes: There's More to the Apple/Intel Deal Than Even Bob Thou...

15/07/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

kayodeok : I, Cringely . July 14, 2005 - More Shoes: There's More to the Apple/Intel Deal Than Even Bob Thought At First - "IBM announced its new dual-core PowerPC processors a few days ago, and they pretty much contradict much of what Steve Jobs was saying about how he'd compared IBM's processor timeline with Intel's, and frankly, they simply didn't compare"

François Nonnenmacher : There's More to the Apple/Intel Deal Than Even Bob Thought At First - More shoes dropping

Criticisms of Internet Explorer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

15/07/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

kayodeok : Criticisms of Internet Explorer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - WikiPedia's Entry on Internet Explorer's failings: "Internet Explorer, a web browser, is subject to many criticisms. Most of the criticism concerns its security architecture and its support of open standards."

Google Search: 2.22 USD per gallon in GBP per litre

15/07/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

Rod Begbie : Google Search: 2.22 USD per gallon in GBP per litre - Wow. Google's conversion engine lets you chain units together. [via#

Guide to Grammar and Writing

15/07/2005 @ 12:55 UTC

kayodeok : Guide to Grammar and Writing

Technorati woes and alternatives

15/07/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

znarf : Technorati woes and alternatives - François "Padawan" taille un costard un à Technorati et c'est bien normal. #

Atom 1.0 release !

15/07/2005 @ 10:56 UTC

tehu : Atom 1.0 release ! - Enfin ! You just have to wait until December for the Atom API. You can't have it all...

Vancouver Google Tourist Map

15/07/2005 @ 10:56 UTC

WillPate : Vancouver Google Tourist Map

MySQL Query Browser

15/07/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

kayodeok : MySQL Query Browser - MySQL Query Browser is the easiest visual tool for creating, executing, and optimizing SQL queries for your MySQL Database Server

perl.com: Ten Essential Development Practices

15/07/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

kayodeok : perl.com: Ten Essential Development Practices - The following ten tips come from Perl Best Practices, a new book of Perl coding and development guidelines by Damian Conway

Tim Bray: Atom 1.0

15/07/2005 @ 09:56 UTC

Isofarro : Tim Bray: Atom 1.0 - 'Now would be a good time for implementors to roll up their sleeves and go to work.'

tehu : Atom 1.0 release ! - Enfin ! You just have to wait until December for the Atom API. You can't have it all...

François Nonnenmacher : Atom 1.0 - Cooked and ready to serve

jkottke : Atom 1.0 - The Atom format finally goes 1.0.

Rod Begbie : ongoing · Atom 1.0 - It's taken a couple of years, but we finally have a well-documented standard for feed syndication. Hurrah to all involved. [via#

znarf : Tim Bray: Atom 1.0 [via#

mbertier : ongoing · Atom 1.0 - It?s cooked and ready to serve. There are a couple of IETF process things to do, but this draft is essentially Atom 1.0. [via#

Paul Hammond : ongoing · Atom 1.0 - Now would be a good time for implementors to roll up their sleeves and go to work

Commenting system in weblogs

15/07/2005 @ 09:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Commenting system in weblogs - I was planning not to post links anymore, but this one is worth it. #

kayodeok : cheeaunblog: Commenting system in weblogs - Ideas for a commenting system in weblogs

Immer witzig...

15/07/2005 @ 09:56 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Immer witzig... - Fun! #

Absurd pre-earnings Bloomberg article: 'Apple iPod shipments probably fell in 3rd quarter'

15/07/2005 @ 09:56 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Absurd pre-earnings Bloomberg article: 'Apple iPod shipments probably fell in 3rd quarter' - Bloomberg and a ridiculous piece of so-called journalism

Microsoft Excel Templates: Personal Financial Tools

15/07/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

kayodeok : Microsoft Excel Templates: Personal Financial Tools - "Microsoft offers a bunch of Excel templates that could help keep your finances in order or calculate "what ifs" - like a checkbook register, a 401(k) planner, a family monthly budget, a college costs estimator and a buy versus lease car calculator. Usefu

RSS 2.0 and Atom 1.0, Compared

15/07/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

Isofarro : RSS 2.0 and Atom 1.0, Compared - 'RSS 2.0 may contain either plain text or escaped HTML, with no way to indicate which of the two is provided.'

kayodeok : RSS 2.0 and Atom 1.0, Compared - The purpose of this page is to summarize, as clearly and simply as possible, the differences between the RSS 2.0 and Atom 1.0 syndication languages

Rod Begbie : RSS 2.0 and Atom 1.0, Compared - Tell your RSS from your Atom. [via#

jimray : RSS 2.0 and Atom 1.0, Compared - Atom 1.0 coming soon

Nelson Minar : RSS 2.0 vs Atom 1.0 - Tim breaks it down

Paul Hammond : RSS 2.0 and Atom 1.0, Compared - The purpose of this page is to summarize, as clearly and simply as possible, the differences between the RSS 2.0 and Atom 1.0 syndication languages.

The Atom Syndication Format draft 10

15/07/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

Isofarro : The Atom Syndication Format draft 10 - This is expected to be Atom 1.0 once ratified by the IETF.

kayodeok : The Atom Syndication Format draft-ietf-atompub-format-10 - This document specifies Atom, an XML-based Web content and metadata syndication format

Duke Cunningham won't seek re-election

15/07/2005 @ 08:56 UTC

jimray : Duke Cunningham won't seek re-election - The only downside to this is that he's from a rich, white, gerrymandered Republican district, so the Republican's aren't going to lose the seat

Vintage arcade photos on Flickr

15/07/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Vintage arcade photos on Flickr - rescued from the trash bin; also, see the same photographer's arcade tokens and electronic games

happy birthday, borges

15/07/2005 @ 07:56 UTC

cobra libre : happy birthday, borges - does anybody enjoy library work? #

bohumil hrabal!

15/07/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

cobra libre : bohumil hrabal! - pulled out of the art bin #

TorrentFlux

15/07/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

Andy Baio : TorrentFlux - server-side BitTorrent download manager in PHP [via]  [via]

Boston modern must-sees

15/07/2005 @ 05:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Boston modern must-sees

signed copy of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas auction

15/07/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : signed copy of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas auction

biking to avoid bombs in London

15/07/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : biking to avoid bombs in London

Old Grandma Hardcore

15/07/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

deusx : Old Grandma Hardcore - "This blog is the chronicle of my experiences with Grandma, the video-game playing queen of her age-bracket and weight class."

My Pimp Name: Bishop Don Richard Smooth

15/07/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

ricmac : My Pimp Name: Bishop Don Richard Smooth - I think I'll use this handle next time I'm embroiled in a comments flame war...

gleuschk : Get your Pimp Name - Pimp Daddy G-Flow

Santorum nuttiness

15/07/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : Santorum nuttiness - His communication director is gay. (via Metafilter)

xajax PHP Class Library - The easiest way to develop asynchronous Ajax applications with PHP

15/07/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

jimray : xajax PHP Class Library - The easiest way to develop asynchronous Ajax applications with PHP - An easy way to directly call PHP functions via ajax

bmilleare : xajax PHP Class Library

Richard Rutter : xajax PHP class library - “easiest way to develop asynchronous Ajax applications with PHP” .

Seattle Bus Monster

15/07/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

jimray : Seattle Bus Monster - Seattle bus stops on top of a Google map

Canon lenses

15/07/2005 @ 01:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Canon lenses - Choices for the EOS cameras

Flight 404 blog

15/07/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

jimray : Flight 404 blog - Flight 404 was one of the seminal multimedia art works for me, good to see it back and with a blog, even

joshua : flight 404 all manner of distractions - really impressive video/procedural art blog

Tom Foremski coins 'Media Engineer'

15/07/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

ricmac : Tom Foremski coins 'Media Engineer' - "I define this as a media/communications professional that understands how to create compelling online content/services, and how to use the latest media technologies. In that order, btw."

Visa Network - Application Forms

15/07/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Visa Network - Application Forms - Visa Network - Application Forms: I'm going to Brazil next month and need to do paperwork... oh, joy

London bomber images

15/07/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : London bomber images - Wearing a large backpack

Omerta - n. "A rule or code that prohibits speaking or divulging information about certain activi...

15/07/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

jkottke : Omerta - n. "A rule or code that prohibits speaking or divulging information about certain activities, especially the activities of a criminal organization"

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