Format Footnotes with Javascript & CSS

20/07/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

jimray : Format Footnotes with Javascript & CSS - Based on John Gruber's exploration of footnotes

lego g.i. joe

20/07/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

cobra libre : lego g.i. joe #

Slideshow of historic photography from the archives of ICP and the George Eastman Collection

20/07/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

jkottke : Slideshow of historic photography from the archives of ICP and the George Eastman Collection - Lots of photos from both collections are set to be available online in 2006 at photomuse.org.

SyncBackSE

20/07/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : SyncBackSE - SyncBackSE: free backup tool

Handy Backup

20/07/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Handy Backup - Handy Backup: Backup to CD-RW, FTP or LAN

scary image

20/07/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : scary image - scary image: don't look at this image

teleport

20/07/2005 @ 21:57 UTC

joshua : teleport - virtual kvm. like synergy

Typing arbitrary Unicode characters on Windows

20/07/2005 @ 21:57 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : Typing arbitrary Unicode characters on Windows - Typing arbitrary Unicode characters on Windows using Alt+Numpad

Seen, not heard

20/07/2005 @ 21:57 UTC

Nelson Minar : Seen, not heard - Great photo

Source, not a target

20/07/2005 @ 21:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Source, not a target - Ho ho ho, that Rove sure is funny

The Future of RSS is Not in Blogs

20/07/2005 @ 21:56 UTC

kayodeok : The Future of RSS is Not in Blogs - Blogs vaulted RSS into the limelight but are unlikely to be the force that sustains RSS as a communication medium. The biggest opportunities for RSS are not in the blogosphere but as a corporate communication channel

Microsoft Will Swallow RSS

20/07/2005 @ 21:56 UTC

kayodeok : Microsoft Will Swallow RSS - More FUD from pcmag

How can I track a Window application's install process?

20/07/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

kayodeok : How can I track a Window application's install process? - I prefer installwatch for this task

Lifehack: Managing your magazine subscriptions

20/07/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Lifehack: Managing your magazine subscriptions - Lifehack: Managing your magazine subscriptions: good advice

If you don't have time to read the whole book, here's an outlined summary of Gladwell's The Tippi...

20/07/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

jkottke : If you don't have time to read the whole book, here's an outlined summary of Gladwell's The Tipping Point

Matthew M. Boedicker : an outline of Malcolm Gladwell's The Tipping Point

Seagate 300 GB hard drive for $99 after rebates

20/07/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

jimray : Seagate 300 GB hard drive for $99 after rebates - I'm in pretty dire need of more space, this should do for a while

Windows Longhorn 5203 Screenshots

20/07/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

jimray : Windows Longhorn 5203 Screenshots - 5203 is the build number, not the year they expect to release. Also, that's probably the most useless form of transparency I've ever seen.

Dear Author... (GIF image)

20/07/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

gleuschk : Dear Author... (GIF image) - ouch

RTACA: Red Temática de �lgebra Conmutativa y Aplicaciones

20/07/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

gleuschk : RTACA: Red Temática de �lgebra Conmutativa y Aplicaciones - roughly translated, "Thematic Web for Commutative Algebra and Applications". Interesting.

Surviving Slashdot

20/07/2005 @ 19:57 UTC

Linkorama : Surviving Slashdot - If one views a wiki as a state machine, then being able to do a redirect is effectively changing the programming of the application.

Hieraki

20/07/2005 @ 19:57 UTC

Linkorama : Hieraki - Hierarchical Wiki Software

So You Want to Write a Book?

20/07/2005 @ 19:56 UTC

jimray : So You Want to Write a Book? - O'Reilly's tips on how to get published

deusx : So You Want to Write a Book? - "A Guide for New Authors"

jkottke : "So You Want to Write a Book?" - O'Reilly Media's guide for new authors.

300GB Seagate hard drives for $99

20/07/2005 @ 19:56 UTC

Andy Baio : 300GB Seagate hard drives for $99 - from Circuit City after a $90 mail-in rebate [via]  [via]

Anecdotal Leads for News Stories Reporting the End of the World

20/07/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Anecdotal Leads for News Stories Reporting the End of the World - closed for good [via]  [via]

How to make a 13-pound gummi bear

20/07/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

Andy Baio : How to make a 13-pound gummi bear - disgusting, but strangely compelling [via]  [via]

New Yorker profile of Roald Dahl

20/07/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

Andy Baio : New Yorker profile of Roald Dahl - excellent read

jkottke : Why children love Roald Dahl's stories -- and many adults don't - Danny, The Champion of the World is my favorite Dahl book and I've read most of the others as well.

Rod Begbie : The New Yorker: THE CANDY MAN - Excellent profile of Roald Dahl, one of my favourite authors of all time. JK Rowling owes him a lot. [via#

New Bloglines statistics

20/07/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

Andy Baio : New Bloglines statistics - 1,121,655 feeds have at least one subscriber [via]  [via]

James Doohan, who played Scotty on Star Trek, passed away today aged 85

20/07/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

jkottke : James Doohan, who played Scotty on Star Trek, passed away today aged 85

kayodeok : James Doohan, 'Star Trek's' Scotty, dead - ames Doohan, the burly chief engineer of the Starship Enterprise in the original "Star Trek" TV series and motion pictures who responded to the apocryphal command "Beam me up, Scotty," died early Wednesday. He was 85

Sam Ruby: Atom 0.3 Denouement

20/07/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

deusx : Sam Ruby: Atom 0.3 Denouement - "Possibly as early as October, and certainly no later than the end of the year, these warnings will be converted over to errors." There goes my book :)

The Daytona Beach News-Journal: Entertainment - 'Firefly' glows in the deep, deep black

20/07/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

deusx : The Daytona Beach News-Journal: Entertainment - 'Firefly' glows in the deep, deep black - "And remember, every time you support a canceled Fox show, somewhere a network executive loses his wings."

Simon Willison: Understanding the Greasemonkey vulnerability

20/07/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : Simon Willison: Understanding the Greasemonkey vulnerability - illustrates a number of interesting concepts in both web application security and JavaScript

300GB Seagate hard drives for $99

20/07/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

Andy Baio : 300GB Seagate hard drives for $99 - from Circuit City after a $90 mail-in rebate [via]  [via]

The sexing up of the female on-camera meteorologists at the Weather Channel

20/07/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

jkottke : The sexing up of the female on-camera meteorologists at the Weather Channel - From a SVP at TWC: "When you compare The Weather Channel women on camera to the weather women on camera around the country, we got the best. I mean, thatÂ’s what we set out to do. And damn it, we've done a good job."

Top games in Korea

20/07/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : Top games in Korea - Survey of PC-bangs. So different from popular US games!

Help The CSS Working Group With Backgrounds and Borders

20/07/2005 @ 16:57 UTC

Douglas Bowman : Help The CSS Working Group With Backgrounds and Borders - Kevin Lawver, member of the the W3C CSS working group, is asking for public input and feedback on the working draft for the Backgrounds and Borders module in CSS3. The W3C usually restricts feedback to official mailing lists, so I welcome any cases where

Eric Meyer : Help The CSS Working Group With Backgrounds and Borders - Want to make borders more complex, add multiple backgrounds to an element? Here's your chance to weigh in.

Tour de France Cuisine

20/07/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Tour de France Cuisine - What a great way to tour the culinary country! (via Marc)

ulysses speaks!

20/07/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

cobra libre : ulysses speaks! - the nation of ulysses must prevail [via#

Exocortex - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

20/07/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

deusx : Exocortex - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - "An exocortex (speculative) is an external information processing system that augments, in a subtle and seamless fashion via a brain-computer interface, the brain's biological high-level cognitive processes."

Defunker: Tshirts that make you happy.

20/07/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

gleuschk : Defunker: Tshirts that make you happy. - if I wore T shirts with things on them, I would wear these

Memory Lane: looking at code I wrote almost 20 years ago

20/07/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Memory Lane: looking at code I wrote almost 20 years ago - Memory Lane: looking at code I wrote almost 20 years ago: old code is amusing

CDMA Phone as Mac OS X Modem

20/07/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : CDMA Phone as Mac OS X Modem - CDMA Phone as Mac OS X Modem: maybe I should try this again?

Jerry Rice and Sean Landeta are the only NFL players featured in Tecmo Bowl that are still active

20/07/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : Jerry Rice and Sean Landeta are the only NFL players featured in Tecmo Bowl that are still active - And there are only 14 active players left in Tecmo Super Bowl.

Unobtrusive Flash Objects (UFO) v1.0

20/07/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

kayodeok : Unobtrusive Flash Objects (UFO) v1.0 - UFO allows you to specify a placeholder DIV for a Flash object with a message meant for noflash browsers. The script then silently checks if the user has the proper Flash version, and if so replaces the placeholder by the Flash movie

deusx : bobbyvandersluis.com | Unobtrusive Flash Objects (UFO) v1.0 - "UFO is a DOM script that detects and embeds Flash objects."

François Nonnenmacher : Unobtrusive Flash Objects (UFO) v1.0 - The latest method for integrating Flash in a web standards way

wearehugh : bobbyvandersluis.com | Unobtrusive Flash Objects (UFO) v3.0

gOFFICE.com - Browser-based Word Processor and Office Suite

20/07/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

kayodeok : gOFFICE.com - Browser-based Word Processor and Office Suite - This website is a browser-based online word processor and desktop publishing program. You may already use Microsoft Word and Microsoft Publisher. This is an online alternative

Can a spam filter play chess?

20/07/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Can a spam filter play chess? - insane hack with the dbacl Bayesian text classifier

kayodeok : Can a Bayesian spam filter play chess?

jkottke : Directions for setting up a Bayesian spam filter to play chess

As We May Think by Vannevar Bush

20/07/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : As We May Think by Vannevar Bush - This influential essay that introduces Bush's Memex concept was published 60 years ago this month.

Fizzy red wines and sakes are all the rage this year

20/07/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : Fizzy red wines and sakes are all the rage this year

Bank to require more than passwords

20/07/2005 @ 14:56 UTC

kayodeok : Bank to require more than passwords - With SiteKey, bank customers pick three challenge questions - things only the customer would know, such as the year and model of the customer's first car -- and provide them with the traditional password to log on

Access Matters: Index Published

20/07/2005 @ 14:56 UTC

kayodeok : Access Matters: Index Published - Enjoy the new Master Cross Reference of Articles, Quizzes, Test Cases and Recordings

Gruber?s footnotes

20/07/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

Richard Rutter : Gruber?s footnotes - From the horse’s mouth. Was he prompted by my post?.

Paul Hammond : Daring Fireball: About the Footnotes - this design has the added benefit of requiring no CSS or JavaScript whatsoever, just relative anchors

The folks at Danny Meyer's Shake Shack go above and beyond the call of duty

20/07/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

jkottke : The folks at Danny Meyer's Shake Shack go above and beyond the call of duty - When a birthday party shows up after an erroneously posted closing time, the manager has food sent over for them from the kitchen at Eleven Madison Park. Amazing service.

Another take on why movie theater revenues are declining

20/07/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

jkottke : Another take on why movie theater revenues are declining - The ads suck, the movies suck, ringing cell phones suck, and you can watch your Netflix at home on your widescreen TV. Again, no mention of piracy.

kayodeok : The Big Picture: Why are Movie Theatre Revenues Declining? - So what else might be the source of declining theatrical fortunes? Well, how about the movie theater-going experience itself? The adventure of heading to a cineplex is becoming a less and less pleasant form of entertainment

The BBC is running a series this week on "digital citizens": "people whose creativity has been tr...

20/07/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

jkottke : The BBC is running a series this week on "digital citizens": "people whose creativity has been transformed in the digital age" - The blogging feature is on Dooce; there's also one about podcasting and digital filmmaking.

A slideshow of photos from some photoblogs as part of the BBC's Digital Citizens series

20/07/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

jkottke : A slideshow of photos from some photoblogs as part of the BBC's Digital Citizens series

Chmox - a Mac OS X CHM viewer

20/07/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

deusx : Chmox - a Mac OS X CHM viewer - "Read your CHM documents on your Mac." Windows help files.

SinQ.org mp3/ogg downloads

20/07/2005 @ 11:56 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : SinQ.org mp3/ogg downloads - SinQ.org Releases - with mp3/ogg downloads [via] [via]

Dynamic thumbnails and preview images with DOM, CSS and PHP

20/07/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

kayodeok : Dynamic thumbnails and preview images with DOM, CSS and PHP - "This article explains how you can enhance a link with a class named ?preview? pointing to an image via DOM JavaScript. The enhanced link has a small clickable icon that will show a preview of the linked image. If you have PHP with the GD library enab

Ajax resources

20/07/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

Richard Rutter : Ajax resources - A few scripts and apps. Nice weblog – especially the header..

The JavaScript Manifesto

20/07/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

Richard Rutter : The JavaScript Manifesto - From the DOM scripting task force. This is important..

kayodeok : The JavaScript Manifesto - The WaSP DOM Scripting Task Force proposes to make unobtrusive DOM scripting the cornerstone of all JavaScript programming. We realise that there is a lot of work to be done, that some problems, notably the accessibility of large applications, will not be

Paul Hammond : DOM Scripting Task Force » Manifesto - WaSP DOM Scripting Task Force proposes to make unobtrusive DOM scripting the cornerstone of all JavaScript programming

deusx : DOM Scripting Task Force » Manifesto - "Only the adoption of unobtrusive DOM scripting will allow JavaScript, and thus web development in general, to attain its full potential."

Firefox Quicksearches + Delicious = Godlike Powers (Repost)

20/07/2005 @ 09:56 UTC

kayodeok : Firefox Quicksearches + Delicious = Godlike Powers (Repost) - How to search delicious and delicous/tags by giving it a quicksearch keyword

Mozilla: IE 7 to boost Firefox growth

20/07/2005 @ 09:56 UTC

kayodeok : Mozilla: IE 7 to boost Firefox growth - Asa Dotzler, the community coordinator at the Mozilla Foundation, said Tuesday that he hopes to attract many corporate Windows 2000 users to the Firefox browser, since they will be unable to take advantage of the improvements in IE 7

WindowsDevCenter.com: Watching Ports with Port Reporter

20/07/2005 @ 09:56 UTC

kayodeok : WindowsDevCenter.com: Watching Ports with Port Reporter - You can use Port Reporter to monitor port usage for security reasons and for troubleshooting network connectivity problems

Availability and description of the Port Reporter tool

20/07/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

kayodeok : Availability and description of the Port Reporter tool - This article contains information about how to obtain, install, and configure the Port Reporter tool. The Port Reporter tool is a tool that you can use to log TCP/IP port data on computers that are running Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Microsoft Windows

How a Seattle Times reporter handled a bestiality death story

20/07/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

Andy Baio : How a Seattle Times reporter handled a bestiality death story - Washington man died while having sex with a horse [via]  [via]

Google Groups Alerts

20/07/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Google Groups Alerts - keeping tabs on Usenet, now much easier

Design the winning UI for Internet TV, get $1000

20/07/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Design the winning UI for Internet TV, get $1000 - help the next-gen video player powered by BitTorrent

Understanding the Greasemonkey vulnerability

20/07/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

Isofarro : Understanding the Greasemonkey vulnerability - Simon Willison explains the parts that combine to create this security hole. GreaseMonkey are taking action.

Richard Rutter : Simon Willison: Understanding the Greasemonkey vulnerability - It’s not all OMG-Firefox-flaw. Just upgrade dammit..

Philippe Janvier : Understanding the Greasemonkey vulnerability - "...until then, 0.3.5 is the only safe version of Greasemonkey". [via#

Paul Hammond : Simon Willison: Understanding the Greasemonkey vulnerability - illustrates a number of interesting concepts in both web application security and JavaScript

Google Moon

20/07/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Google Moon - try zooming all the way in

jkottke : Google Moon: explore the Apollo landing sites in the Google Maps interface

joshua : Google Moon - mmm, cheese

kayodeok : Google Moon - Lunar Landing Sites - "In honor of the first manned Moon landing, which took place on July 20, 1969, we?ve added some NASA imagery to the Google Maps interface to help you pay your own visit to our celestial neighbor"

gleuschk : Google Moon - zoom all the way in

Rod Begbie : Google Moon - Lunar Landing Sites - Lovely little Googletreat to celebrate the anniversary of the moon landings. Make sure and try zooming in to the maximum resolution to see what the moon is made of. #

jimray : Google Moon - Lunar Landing Sites - Just a small slice of the moon, commemorating the original moon landing 36 years ago. Still cool, though.

erikbenson : Google Moon - Zoom in all the way to see the moon at a level of detail never experienced before.

Simon Willison : Google Moon - Lunar Landing Sites - Be sure to zoom all the way in for a Wallace and Gromit like revelation. (via) [via]

Philippe Janvier : Google Moon - Un petit pas pour l'homme... [via#

Linkorama : Google Moon - Honestly, if you are going to visit a fairly large moon, why would you keep going to the same place? What is this, Lunar Vegas?

monotone: distributed version control

20/07/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

joshua : monotone: distributed version control

LinkedIn Premium

20/07/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

Linkorama : LinkedIn Premium - Reinventing LinkedIn with InMail, a premium service

minibufexpl.vim - Elegant buffer explorer - takes very little screen space : vim online

20/07/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

deusx : minibufexpl.vim - Elegant buffer explorer - takes very little screen space : vim online - "Several modern GUI editors list your open buffers as tabs along the top or bottom of your screen (VisualStudio, DreamWeaver, EditPlus and UltraEdit come to mind), now we have this feature in VIM!"

Single In Syracuse

20/07/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

gleuschk : Single In Syracuse - better than bad tv (kidding)

CDDL Put Simply

20/07/2005 @ 02:56 UTC

Linkorama : CDDL Put Simply - The idea of the CDDL is to seed a patent portfolio for the code-base involved, and then ensure that as contributions are made over time each contributor also supplies the community with the patent rights necessary to defend their work.

Knowledge as the Next Big Thing in Software?

20/07/2005 @ 02:56 UTC

Linkorama : Knowledge as the Next Big Thing in Software? - With this in mind, he concludes that the "next big thing" will, in fact, be software companies that combine software, content and services and take responsibility for outcomes.

The importance of narrative in science

20/07/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

jkottke : The importance of narrative in science - "Science and stories are not only compatible, they're inseparable, as shown by Einstein's classic 1905 paper on the photoelectric effect".

Luxist

20/07/2005 @ 01:56 UTC

jimray : Luxist - A blog for how the other half lives

on criticism

20/07/2005 @ 01:56 UTC

cobra libre : on criticism - i'm not much interested in the theory discussion surrounding this, but this does give a good crash course on the origins of english as a discipline [via#

PHP AJAX Upload Progress

20/07/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

bmilleare : PHP AJAX Upload Progress

Another PHP upload meter

20/07/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

bmilleare : Another PHP upload meter

AJAX spell checker

20/07/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

bmilleare : AJAX spell checker

Digg Spy

20/07/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Digg Spy - by the powers of Ajax!

Nelson Minar : Digg Spy - realtime view of what people are linking to on Digg

ricmac : digg spy - about 1 post whizzes past per second - wow! (via waxy)

75 creative workers were asked to choose a color for each day of the week and this 7-pack of tshi...

20/07/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

jkottke : 75 creative workers were asked to choose a color for each day of the week and this 7-pack of tshirts is the result

Lussumo Vanilla

20/07/2005 @ 00:56 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Lussumo Vanilla - The new forum on the block

jimray : Lussumo Vanilla - The sweetest forum on the web - Nice looking forum that seems to break the mold a bit

Rod Begbie : Lussumo Vanilla - The sweetest forum on the web - Interesting looking new web-forum software. [via#

joshua : Lussumo Vanilla - The sweetest forum on the web

jkottke : Vanilla is a smooth-looking piece of forum software

Andy Baio : Lussumo Vanilla - gorgeously designed forum software, open-source PHP/MySQL  [via]

Google has lost the GMail trademark

20/07/2005 @ 00:56 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Google has lost the GMail trademark - Or so it seems

kayodeok : Has Google lost the TM battle for GMAIL? - Has anyone noticed yet that it seems Google has lost on their trademark application for the mark "GMAIL"....

Upload progress demo (for rails)

20/07/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

bmilleare : Upload progress demo (for rails)

digg - the next del.icio.us?

20/07/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

bmilleare : digg - the next del.icio.us?

Andy Baio : Digg relaunches - editorial curation, no comments, and built from scratch in six weeks  [via]

nelson : Digg - Redesigned, remarkably good link aggregator

John Dvorak rants on Creative Commons

20/07/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

Andy Baio : John Dvorak rants on Creative Commons - here's one debunking of Dvorak's moronic column

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