Clever condom ads

26/07/2005 @ 23:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Clever condom ads - About 2% of these could run in the US (via BoingBoing)

MSNBC - Discovery's Liftoff

26/07/2005 @ 23:56 UTC

jimray : MSNBC - Discovery's Liftoff - See the shuttle liftoff from just about any angle you want

How to allocate rooms in a rented space in the fairest fashion? | Ask MetaFilter

26/07/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

gleuschk : How to allocate rooms in a rented space in the fairest fashion? | Ask MetaFilter - why, you use Sperner's Lemma, of course! applied mathematics!

Congratulations, Lance!

26/07/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Congratulations, Lance! - Couldn't have happened to a better guy.

Walter Miller's Home page is the best personal home page on the WWW

26/07/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

jkottke : Walter Miller's Home page is the best personal home page on the WWW - "Yes Im in an abbusive relatonship. Hes in a whelchair but Im still scared of him. I know it sounds dumb. Some of his threats are to rip my lungs out throuhg my anes, then tie them around my head like Micky Mouse ears."

Cello is a graphical WWW browser like Mosaic

26/07/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

jkottke : Cello is a graphical WWW browser like Mosaic - "Cello runs under Microsoft Windows on any IBM PC with a 386SX chip or better. While we have run Cello with only 2MB of RAM on a 386SX-16 machine, we think you'll like it better on a machine with more memory and a faster chip."

The Worst Form in the World

26/07/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

kayodeok : The Worst Form in the World

Mark Pilgrim says Greasemonkey 0.4.1 alpha fixes all known security holes

26/07/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Mark Pilgrim says Greasemonkey 0.4.1 alpha fixes all known security holes - and works with complex user scripts; here's Aaron's announcement

kayodeok : Greasemonkey 0.4.1 (The Next Generation) - Mark Pilgrim: "I can also confirm that this release closes all known security holes"

jimray : Greasemonkey is now safe again - All known security holes fixed

jkottke : Looks like the new version of Greasemonkey fixes all the security holes and is "incredibly backward-compatible"

Philippe Janvier : Greasemonkey 0.4.1 - Une nouvelle version qui semble fermer toutes les récentes failles de sécurité de cette géniale extension qu'est greasemonkey. [via#

The Hot or Not site lets you rate people's pictures on a scale of 1 to 10

26/07/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

jkottke : The Hot or Not site lets you rate people's pictures on a scale of 1 to 10 - You can even upload your own picture to be rated.

This animation of a dancing baby is fun to watch

26/07/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

jkottke : This animation of a dancing baby is fun to watch - Email this one to your friends!

Hitting the High Notes

26/07/2005 @ 21:56 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Hitting the High Notes - The best straw I've ever seen to the myth of man-day in software development

kayodeok : Joel on Software - Hitting the High Notes: The mediocre talent just never hits the high notes that the top talent hits all the time - "why isn't there room in the software industry for a low cost provider, someone who uses the cheapest programmers available?"

Rod Begbie : Joel on Software - Hitting the High Notes - Another great Joel Spolsky article. "Five Jim Davis's could spend the rest of their lives writing comedy and never, ever produce the Soup Nazi episode of Seinfeld." #

Migrate apps from Internet Explorer to Mozilla

26/07/2005 @ 21:56 UTC

kayodeok : Migrate apps from Internet Explorer to Mozilla - How to make Internet Explorer-specific Web applications work in Mozilla-based browsers

Andy Baio : Guide to migrating web apps from IE to Mozilla - great intro to cross-browser differences

François Nonnenmacher : Migrate apps from Internet Explorer to Mozilla

Simon Willison : Migrate apps from Internet Explorer to Mozilla - Surprisingly comprehensive guide to browser differences.

Eric Meyer : Migrate apps from Internet Explorer to Mozilla - Wow. Talk about a feast of information! [via Simon] [via]

cafeteria menu at IHES

26/07/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

gleuschk : cafeteria menu at IHES - pamplemousse et fromage et tarte à l'orange, mon dieu!

Plumber fined for taking a leak

26/07/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Plumber fined for taking a leak - Quite possibly the best headline ever.

WiReD magazine on the Mosaic WWW browser and how it is "well on its way to becoming the world's s...

26/07/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

jkottke : WiReD magazine on the Mosaic WWW browser and how it is "well on its way to becoming the world's standard interface" - "Mosaic is the celebrated graphical 'browser' that allows users to travel through the world of electronic information using a point-and-click interface. Mosaic's charming appearance encourages users to load their own documents onto the

Justin Hall documents his entire life on his WWW page, Justin's Links from the Underground

26/07/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

jkottke : Justin Hall documents his entire life on his WWW page, Justin's Links from the Underground

Kajaani Kombat

26/07/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

joshua : Kajaani Kombat - rampart clone

The economics of movie popcorn pricing (kottke.org)

26/07/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

philgyford : The economics of movie popcorn pricing (kottke.org) - See my comment... so I don't lose those links again (the rest of the page is by weird popcorn-eating people).

Early web folk art (kottke.org)

26/07/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

gleuschk : Early web folk art (kottke.org) - and he's revisiting most of them today. again. why?

Apparently, the Internet has a very last page after which, you're all done

26/07/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

jkottke : Apparently, the Internet has a very last page after which, you're all done - LOL, ROFL!

Hahaha! Look at all those hampsters dancing

26/07/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

jkottke : Hahaha! Look at all those hampsters dancing - Be sure to turn up the sound on this one!

Windows lockdown

26/07/2005 @ 19:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Windows lockdown - MS working to enforce licenses

Josh Kaufman: Inside My Bald Head: The Personal MBA 40

26/07/2005 @ 19:56 UTC

philgyford : Josh Kaufman: Inside My Bald Head: The Personal MBA 40 - I love stuff like this, The Books You Must Read for any particular field. Business, in this case. (via Kottke)

WillPate : The Personal MBA 40 - What, no Good to Great?

Calling all conservative christians: this guy wants you to move to South Carolina

26/07/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

erikbenson : Calling all conservative christians: this guy wants you to move to South Carolina - If 12,000 christians move a year, by 2016 they plan to secede from the US. Excellent idea, I think.

Blinksale, lovely online invoicing

26/07/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Blinksale, lovely online invoicing - heavily inspired by the 37signals school of design

jimray : Blinksale - Need to set this up

philgyford : Blinksale | The easiest way to send invoices online - Nice Basecamp-esque web service with a meaningless name I'll forget. So I'd better link to it. (via Foe)

plasticbag : Blinksale - The easiest way to send invoices online - I was sure I'd linked to this a while back - anyway, Blinksale is a beautiful, simple and clear Web 2.0 application designed to fulfil a really interesting little (and profitable) niche...

URouLette takes you to a random homepage on the WWW each time you click it

26/07/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

jkottke : URouLette takes you to a random homepage on the WWW each time you click it

Hilarious home page of a lonely Turkish guy named Mahir who is seeking female companionship

26/07/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

jkottke : Hilarious home page of a lonely Turkish guy named Mahir who is seeking female companionship - "I kiss you!!!!"

DFJ's John Fisher on Venture Investing

26/07/2005 @ 18:57 UTC

Linkorama : DFJ's John Fisher on Venture Investing - Swing for the fences

HughPage

26/07/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

Linkorama : HughPage - Cartoonist goes wiki

Driven to distraction by technology

26/07/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

Linkorama : Driven to distraction by technology - On the interruption tax and email free fridays

History of the iPod

26/07/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

kayodeok : History of the iPod

SANS Institute - The Most Critical New Vulnerabilities Discovered or Patched During the Second Qu...

26/07/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

kayodeok : SANS Institute - The Most Critical New Vulnerabilities Discovered or Patched During the Second Quarter of 2005 - Top New Vulnerabilities in Q2, 2005 (Summary List)

Tools that find the top 20 vulnerabilities on your systems and networks (pdf)

26/07/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

kayodeok : Tools that find the top 20 vulnerabilities on your systems and networks (pdf) - Services you use to scan your systems without installing new software

A woman who was charged $250 for a cookie recipe from Neiman-Marcus gets her revenge by emailing ...

26/07/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

jkottke : A woman who was charged $250 for a cookie recipe from Neiman-Marcus gets her revenge by emailing the recipe to everyone she knows - "So here it is, please pass it on to someone or else or run a few copies...I paid for it, so now you can have it for free!!!"

François Nonnenmacher : The $250 cookie recipe

KEXP is podcasting

26/07/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

jimray : KEXP is podcasting - Full tracks from local (Seattle) bands. KEXP rocks.

Scrutino.us

26/07/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

jimray : Scrutino.us - Indie music reviews with a nifty Ajax interface

David Filo and Jerry Yang are organizing the entire WWW into a hierarchical category system

26/07/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : David Filo and Jerry Yang are organizing the entire WWW into a hierarchical category system - They've named their site "Yahoo".

It's the Really Big Button That Doesn't Do Anything

26/07/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : It's the Really Big Button That Doesn't Do Anything - When you push it, it really doesn't do much.

De TV van Willemijn - TV stills log

26/07/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : De TV van Willemijn - TV stills log [via]

Image:Metafilter.jpg - Encyclopedia Dramatica

26/07/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

gleuschk : Image:Metafilter.jpg - Encyclopedia Dramatica - I just wanted some rational discourse

Cory gets a comic for his birthday: "Doctor O, a notional comic of which I am the hero"

26/07/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

plasticbag : Cory gets a comic for his birthday: "Doctor O, a notional comic of which I am the hero" - Possibly the best present for a geek I've ever seen in my life - but probably dependent on having an exotic name to really carry it off...

Hacker unlocks all weapons for 5 million Battlefield 2 users

26/07/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Hacker unlocks all weapons for 5 million Battlefield 2 users - and announces it on EA's official support forums  [via]

Digital Photography Tutorials

26/07/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

kayodeok : Digital Photography Tutorials - This section includes tutorials on how to acquire, interpret and process digital photographs. New digital photography tutorials will be added, so please visit again.

nelson : Digital photography explained - Great set of simple articles explaining digital photo tech

The evolution of book cover design

26/07/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : The evolution of book cover design - Using Robert W Chambers' The King in Yellow as an example.

Gallery of newspaper front pages from Lance Armstong's 7th tour victory

26/07/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : Gallery of newspaper front pages from Lance Armstong's 7th tour victory

Google Updates Personalized Homepage, Now With RSS InsideGoogle - part of the Blog News Channel

26/07/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

Philippe Janvier : Google Updates Personalized Homepage, Now With RSS InsideGoogle - part of the Blog News Channel - L'accueil personnalisé de Google désormais transformé en lecteur de fil RSS. [via#

Is searching bags in the NYC subway legal?

26/07/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

jkottke : Is searching bags in the NYC subway legal?

If you only do one thing today...

26/07/2005 @ 13:56 UTC

plasticbag : If you only do one thing today... - 'I will create a standing order of 5 pounds per month to support an organisation that will campaign for digital rights in the UK'

Rod Begbie : 'I will create a standing order of 5 pounds per month to support an organisation that will campaign for digital rights in the UK' - BritGeeks with a little pocketchange -- Pledge a monthly pittance to bootstrap someone fighting for your digital rights. [via#

Ryan Carson writes about his experience of start-ups in the UK (and his theories on the class sys...

26/07/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

plasticbag : Ryan Carson writes about his experience of start-ups in the UK (and his theories on the class system) - I don't quite buy the class thing - I think it's just that the British don't like anyone whatsoever to stick their head up above the parapet. You only have to look at the tabloid press to see that...

DHTML: Deprecated Hyper Text Markup Language

26/07/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : DHTML: Deprecated Hyper Text Markup Language - Heh, nice.

Paul Hammond : dutchcelt: Deprecated HyperText Markup Language - Yes, that’s my new definition of DHTML

There's no such thing as a footnote

26/07/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : There's no such thing as a footnote - Makes a great argument, that Joe Clark does.

Paul Hammond : Le «blog personnel» de Joe Clark » There’s no such thing as a footnote - This is an example of heaping praise upon an A-lister for doing something everyday and common under the guise of innovation

New version of Studiometry

26/07/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : New version of Studiometry - Been thinking about using this.

Limeade

26/07/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Limeade - Greg weeps for the Wayback Machine. You should, too.

emlxconvert

26/07/2005 @ 12:55 UTC

deusx : emlxconvert - "This tool will convert your individual emlx mail files (found in ~/Library/Mail/) to the old mbox format, used by almost every UNIX/Linux mail client and recognized by many more."

Penny Arcade! - Doldrums

26/07/2005 @ 12:55 UTC

deusx : Penny Arcade! - Doldrums - "I can't relax knowing that doo-dads exist out there, under some log, and even when I find one that doesn't relax me, because it makes me think that there's some other thing out there I'm not determined enough to find, which makes me catalog my deficits a

Fastenermax

26/07/2005 @ 12:55 UTC

deusx : Fastenermax - "FastenerMax.com is closed every Sunday in respect of God's command to set aside this day for rest and spiritual reflection."

Optical Illusions Etc…

26/07/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

Richard Rutter : Optical Illusions Etc… - Expanding traditional assumptions about optical illusions.

BigJeff.tv

26/07/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

Richard Rutter : BigJeff.tv - This site contains nudity and filthy language. [via Jamie Oliver]

Giganticide

26/07/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

Richard Rutter : Giganticide - 0format returns.

Windows Genuine Advantage 1.0 Goes Live

26/07/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

kayodeok : Windows Genuine Advantage 1.0 Goes Live - Validation via WGA will be required for all customers using Windows Update, Microsoft Update for Windows content, and the Download Center (DC). Security updates remain available to all Windows users � with or without WGA validation � via the

Jasbone :: Multibooting Intel based Macs - A Step-by-step How to Guide

26/07/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

kayodeok : Jasbone :: Multibooting Intel based Macs - A Step-by-step How to Guide - In this guide we'll take you through installing multiple operating systems on the Intel based Developer Macintosh machine

Beware "Berrybite" Blowback

26/07/2005 @ 07:56 UTC

Linkorama : Beware "Berrybite" Blowback - Bottom line, if you send a document to someone and they don’t like it, ask them how they accessed and read it. If it was on a Blackberry or Treo, ask them to read it again in a different format. You (and they) might be surprised at how their react

jkottke : Blackberries encouraging imprecise skimming - When dealing with information sent to them on mobile devices like the Blackberry, people tend to not read anything that closely and seem to take the information less seriously. Like Matt and Foe, I've noticed this but with blogs and (especially) newsreade

Java Script Archive Network

26/07/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

Linkorama : Java Script Archive Network - JavaScript Archive Network is a comprehensive resource for Open Source JavaScript libraries and software.

Family Guy movie leaked two months before official release

26/07/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Family Guy movie leaked two months before official release - it's DVD quality, too  [via]

EFF: Investigating Machine Identification Code Technology in Color Laser Printers

26/07/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

Rod Begbie : EFF: Investigating Machine Identification Code Technology in Color Laser Printers - The EFF investigate the "fingerprinting" of every page of output from colour laser printers. Includes PDFs to abuse your employer's toner with, which you can submit to help their data gathering. [via#

Situs Geometriae Algebraicae -- get answers to your algebraic geometry questions

26/07/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

gleuschk : Situs Geometriae Algebraicae -- get answers to your algebraic geometry questions - "take global sections" -- Ha!

Inside look at the Adobe headquarters

26/07/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Inside look at the Adobe headquarters - I love this kind of thing; reminds me of the recent Pixar photo tour

Rifters.com: Peter Watts' Backlist

26/07/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

joshua : Rifters.com: Peter Watts' Backlist

Google adds RSS reader to personalized homepage

26/07/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Google adds RSS reader to personalized homepage - not as elegant as My Yahoo, but it's a start

Blind teen can beat you at Soul Calibur 2

26/07/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Blind teen can beat you at Soul Calibur 2 - I'd love to see video  [via]

JSAN, CPAN for Javascript

26/07/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

Andy Baio : JSAN, CPAN for Javascript - great idea

Where are all the UK start-ups? (plasticbag.org)

26/07/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : Where are all the UK start-ups? (plasticbag.org) - are we so hamstrung by geography or history or culture that we cannot innovate, build and then commercialise?

mezzoblue  §  Glyphs

26/07/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Paul Hammond : mezzoblue  §  Glyphs - it’s highly unlikely that your browser/OS knows what to do with all of them

Ethan Marcotte : Mezzoblue on glyphs - Dave makes Unicode interesting. I'd break my arm to write like that.

Speed portals: wikis, blogs and RSS

26/07/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

Linkorama : Speed portals: wikis, blogs and RSS - Adina Levin on social software as an enterprise portal alternative

Family Guy movie leaked two months before official release

26/07/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Family Guy movie leaked two months before official release - it's DVD quality, too  [via]

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