Saddam's Revenge

21/09/2005 @ 23:56 UTC

Eric Meyer : Saddam's Revenge - Or, how to have a war effort demonstrate the most famous insight of George Santayana.

Cheap Outdoor Webcams Enclosure

21/09/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Cheap Outdoor Webcams Enclosure - Cheap Outdoor Webcams Enclosure: a cool little DIY project

10th Ave in Chelsea, hot, hot, hot!

21/09/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

jkottke : 10th Ave in Chelsea, hot, hot, hot! - As discussed previously, there's a whole lot a restauranting going on in Chelsea on 10th Ave these days. If two is a trend, what do you call all of this?

PEP is a php script that will scrape RSS feeds for enclosures and automatically create torrents o...

21/09/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

jimray : PEP is a php script that will scrape RSS feeds for enclosures and automatically create torrents out of them. - Brilliant!

Module-records blog about electronic music: Portable audio recorders review

21/09/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

jimray : Module-records blog about electronic music: Portable audio recorders review

Diller Sacks the Butler

21/09/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

ricmac : Diller Sacks the Butler - Ask Jeeves will be re-branded as Ask.com and the butler gets the boot.

Weblogs, Theory and Practice

21/09/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Weblogs, Theory and Practice - Weblogs, Theory and Practice: a collection of weblog realted writings from the early days

Yahoo! launches new Web-based mail, a vast improvement over Gmail

21/09/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Yahoo! launches new Web-based mail, a vast improvement over Gmail - Yahoo! launches new Web-based mail, a vast improvement over Gmail: Charlene Li likes what she sees

François Nonnenmacher : Yahoo! launches new Web-based mail - A vast improvement over Gmail according to Charlene Li

How To Turn Your Hamster into a Fighting Machine!

21/09/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

plasticbag : How To Turn Your Hamster into a Fighting Machine! - Really helpful. Lots of spelling mistakes. But at leaast now I know where I went wrong in strapping the spade to poor little Fidgit...

100-Minute Bible

21/09/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

jkottke : 100-Minute Bible - For those who are lazy about their religion, there's the 100-Minute Bible, sort of a Cliff Notes version of the Good Book. "The 100-Minute Bible is primarily intended for people who have an interest in Christianity but not the time (nor tenacity!) to read

Enterprise Mail and DNS Services with 100% uptime history - DNS Failover - DNS MADE EASY

21/09/2005 @ 21:56 UTC

jimray : Enterprise Mail and DNS Services with 100% uptime history - DNS Failover - DNS MADE EASY - Easily handle all your DNS stuff

Treehugger: BlueSkyMod Prefab Cabin

21/09/2005 @ 21:56 UTC

jimray : Treehugger: BlueSkyMod Prefab Cabin - Beautiful

Ten hated restaurant trends

21/09/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

jkottke : Ten hated restaurant trends - Epicurious lists ten hated restaurant trends. "To enjoy the brioche bread pudding, it's really not necessary to know the name of the farm that supplied the eggs." (via tmn) [via]

TIME - Washington - Animations

21/09/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

jimray : TIME - Washington - Animations - Seattle is gonna be under water when "the big one" hits

How Good Are Low-End Digital Cameras?

21/09/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

kayodeok : How Good Are Low-End Digital Cameras? - As a photographer, with some high-end equipment, I used to look down on point-and-shoot digicams, putting them in the same category as camera phone, i.e. not capable of taking any picture worth keeping. I was wrong

AdSense Black List

21/09/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : AdSense Black List - AdSense Black List: Remove Unwanted Search Related Ads

Interview with Prophet Bobby Henderson

21/09/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

jkottke : Interview with Prophet Bobby Henderson - Quick interview with Bobby Henderson, Prophet of the church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster.

Lifehacker guide to blog comments

21/09/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

jimray : Lifehacker guide to blog comments - What's sad is that the people who need to read this most won't

Official Google Blog: Google Print and the Authors Guild

21/09/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

jimray : Official Google Blog: Google Print and the Authors Guild - Even though the Authors Guild is totally stupid about this, I'm glad their suing, because they're going to lose and hopefully Google, with all their billions, will help make some sense of the totally fucked up state of copyright in this country

Chameleon: an icon set from SimpleBits that changes color

21/09/2005 @ 18:57 UTC

kellan : Chameleon: an icon set from SimpleBits that changes color - I love Dan's icons, but this is too cool. One of these days I'm going to find an excuse to actually buy a set. #

plasticbag : Chameleon: an icon set from SimpleBits that changes color... - "Chameleon is a unique stock icon set for the web that features simple, friendly, universal shapes designed and hand-crafted by SimpleBits"

Twilight Universe - Blog Archive WordPress: Touched

21/09/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

deusx : Twilight Universe - Blog Archive WordPress: Touched - "inline editing of posts"

mozdev.org - copyurlplus: index

21/09/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

deusx : mozdev.org - copyurlplus: index - "The Copy URL+ extension enables you to copy to the clipboard the current document's address along with additional information such as the document's title, the current selection or both. "

joshua : copyurlplus - copy urls and more data

Will Windows Upgrade Hand Power to Big Media?

21/09/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

deusx : Will Windows Upgrade Hand Power to Big Media? - "Law-abiding people will be paying more for PCs, and doing less with them, because of the Hollywood-decreed micromanagement of graphics system design."

Writing sensible email messages

21/09/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

jkottke : Writing sensible email messages - Merlin's excellent advice for writing sensible email messages. This one is excellent advice for email and blog comments: "Emails to a thread are like comments at a meeting; think of both like your time possessing the basketball. Don't just chuck at the ne

WillPate : 43 Folders | Writing sensible email messages - Essential resource for writing productive emails

kayodeok : 43 Folders | Writing sensible email messages - Writing sensible email messages

easyCruise

21/09/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

jkottke : easyCruise - This is most insane travel deal I've ever seen...Caribbean cruise during the winter for as low as $5/person/night. Those low fares are probably difficult to find and are also all sold out by now, but still. The company behind the cruises also does easyJet

Firemonger 1.5 Public Beta Released

21/09/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

Philippe Janvier : Firemonger 1.5 Public Beta Released - "The Firemonger project produces a multilingual downloadable CD image of the latest versions of Mozilla Firefox and Mozilla Thunderbird, together with some selected plugins, extensions, themes, utilities and a beginner's guide. Tech-savvy users are en [via#

BBC News : Go Digital

21/09/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

Philippe Janvier : BBC News : Go Digital - "Each week we explore the world of digital technology in all its forms". [via#

NPR : Democracy in the World of Search Engines

21/09/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

merlinmann : NPR : Democracy in the World of Search Engines - Quickie on how tagging apps likes del.icio.us and Flickr are changing how people use the web.

joshua : NPR : 'Tagging' Lets Ordinary Users Organize the Internet - woo-hoo

jimray : NPR : 'Tagging' Lets Ordinary Users Organize the Internet - Folksonomy on NPR

deusx : NPR : 'Tagging' Lets Ordinary Users Organize the Internet - "Commentator David Weinberger says a growing trend allows us all to have a say on how to organize the Internet."

What Should I Read Next?

21/09/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

kellan : What Should I Read Next? - Well done, if simple book recommendation engine. However I don't want to have to keep re-entering this data into different silos #

Lifehacker's guide to weblog comments

21/09/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

kayodeok : Lifehacker's guide to weblog comments - Leaving a comment on someone’s weblog is like walking into their living room and joining in on a conversation

WillPate : Lifehacker's guide to weblog comments - Lifehacker - Everyone tempted to write blog comments should read this.

Multi-Language Download Page for Microsoft Comic Chat 2.5

21/09/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

deusx : Multi-Language Download Page for Microsoft Comic Chat 2.5 - ""

Microsoft Chat (Comic Chat)

21/09/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

deusx : Microsoft Chat (Comic Chat) - "Microsoft Chat, formerly known as Comic Chat, was initially released on Internet Explorer v3.0 in 1996, and was developed by Microsoft Researcher David Kurlander together with the Virtual Worlds Group."

User triangulation: how to listen to customers

21/09/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : User triangulation: how to listen to customers - User triangulation: how to listen to customers: good stuff from Ken... and he uses Slasholes! :-)

Laptops using flash memory

21/09/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : Laptops using flash memory - Interesting rumination on the possibility of flash memory-based computers. "In two years I have a feeling that Jobs will announce an Intel-flash iBook that will be the thinest laptop ever made boasting the best battery life of any current machine".

Let's talk about (anal) sex

21/09/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : Let's talk about (anal) sex - Nobody's talking about the anal sex portion of a recently released survey on American sexual habits. "Evidently anal sex is too icky to mention in print. But not too icky to have been tried by 35 percent of young women and 40 to 44 percent of young men --

Ruby 1.8.3 released, but Rails not liking it

21/09/2005 @ 14:56 UTC

kellan : Ruby 1.8.3 released, but Rails not liking it - A simple fix exists, but honestly the overriding of Logger like that is some of the ugliest code in the Rails codebase. (as opposed to just mind altering, which covers large swathes of AR) #

KBCafe Profiles - I'm number 201 on this list.

21/09/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

ricmac : KBCafe Profiles - I'm number 201 on this list. - "KBCafe Profiles uses Google blog (link) search, Technorati Top 100 rankings, Blogrolling Top 500 rankings, FeedBurner subscription data, Feedster Top 500 rankings, R|mail subscription data to compile a list of the top blogs. The rankings are a work

New book by Ray Kurzweil

21/09/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

jkottke : New book by Ray Kurzweil - Kurzweil's new book on the singularity is out at the end of the month. It's a sequel to the excellent The Age of Spiritual Machines. "By 2045, we'll get to a point where technical progress will be so fast that unenhanced human intelligence will be unable

Men of the Internet

21/09/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

jkottke : Men of the Internet

Frist is crooked?

21/09/2005 @ 12:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Frist is crooked? - Or maybe just really lucky. Amazing that a blind trust allows a directed sale.

PNG Alpha in MSIE

21/09/2005 @ 12:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : PNG Alpha in MSIE - There's some funky way to load transparent images in IE afterall (via Metafilter)

Stewart in TR35!

21/09/2005 @ 11:58 UTC

Nelson Minar : Stewart in TR35! - Wow, congratulations!

Dennis C. in TR35

21/09/2005 @ 11:58 UTC

Nelson Minar : Dennis C. in TR35 - Dodgeball brings fame

Saul Griffith in TR35

21/09/2005 @ 11:57 UTC

Nelson Minar : Saul Griffith in TR35 - MIT Media Lab, Squid Labs, recognition

Yael Maguire TR35

21/09/2005 @ 11:57 UTC

Nelson Minar : Yael Maguire TR35 - Another amazing Media Lab student made good

The Music of New Orleans

21/09/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

Andy Baio : The Music of New Orleans - a brief aural history sampler with MP3s

Steve Jobs says OS X pirates will burn in hell

21/09/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Steve Jobs says OS X pirates will burn in hell - the road to hell is paved with bootleg software

TSP Art

21/09/2005 @ 09:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : TSP Art - Halftoning via NP hard problems (via Eric? Evan?)

design in-flight: DIY Photography on the cheap

21/09/2005 @ 09:56 UTC

kayodeok : design in-flight: DIY Photography on the cheap - DIY Photography on the cheap

Daring Fireball: Rhymes With Ditty

21/09/2005 @ 09:56 UTC

kayodeok : Daring Fireball: Rhymes With Ditty - Snide review of Dell's new product: the Dell DJ Ditty

Wayne Burkett : Daring Fireball: Rhymes With Ditty - "Begin to suspect that even Dell is not very proud of this device." #

plasticbag : Daring Fireball takes the piss out of the Dell MP3 player - It's just a bit rubbish. It's all so dull. Why won't someone do something good. Surely it can't be that hard!?

Populicious is back

21/09/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Populicious is back - yay!

Loomia, podcast and videocast search engine

21/09/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Loomia, podcast and videocast search engine - another Odeo competitor

Mini-Microsoft

21/09/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Mini-Microsoft - anonymous blogger dishes dirt from within Microsoft as they try to reinvent themselves

jimray : Mini-Microsoft - Some blogging Microsoft from the inside - not the typical Koolaid drinker you'd expect, either

Video: Adult Swim on Frogger

21/09/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: Adult Swim on Frogger - short and funny; 1.8 MB

A Diamond Is Forever | The Diamond Source

21/09/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

jimray : A Diamond Is Forever | The Diamond Source - HA! Got you, Saleem. The wedding photog site is a freelance thing, not an I'm getting married thing. Trust me, bro, you'd know.

Paul Graham is Wrong (Aaron Swartz: The Weblog)

21/09/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

Wayne Burkett : Paul Graham is Wrong (Aaron Swartz: The Weblog) - Heh. #

CopyURL+ and Blogging

21/09/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : CopyURL+ and Blogging - CopyURL+ and Blogging: I need to try that out...

deusx : Cantoni.org: CopyURL+ and Blogging - "I've added entries for Markdown (my text filter of choice for MovableType) and Wiki (for my Twiki editing at work)"

Planzo

21/09/2005 @ 06:56 UTC

joshua : Planzo - yays another shared calendar

buying an unopened can of New Coke on eBay

21/09/2005 @ 06:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : buying an unopened can of New Coke on eBay

Simpsons quote dashboard widget

21/09/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Simpsons quote dashboard widget

deusx : SimpsonBot - Dashboard - Movies & TV

sun/moon/zodiac dashboard widget

21/09/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : sun/moon/zodiac dashboard widget

NERO

21/09/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

Eric Meyer : NERO - I'm vaguely reminded of the old Origin game "Omega", but here you train a team of robots instead of program a tank. Available now for Windows; coming soon for OS X and Linux.

StyleHive: 2.0 shopping

21/09/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

ricmac : StyleHive: 2.0 shopping - via eHub. "StyleHive is a new type of shopping site, a site which will help you find products, brands, designers and other sites that you just won't discover any other way on the net."

kellan : Stylehive has the least web2.0 registration page of any of the social bookmarking sites. - You haven't made it worth my while to give you demographic info yet. Now if I can just remember how I got there. #

MobHappy: Platforms vs. Applications

21/09/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

ricmac : MobHappy: Platforms vs. Applications - "... things like MMS and SMS aren't just P2P messaging applications, they're platforms that allow for other applications."

CalendarHub - Web Calendars

21/09/2005 @ 04:56 UTC

joshua : CalendarHub - Web Calendars

Jeremy Zawodny : CalendarHub - CalendarHub: yet another calendar

Alfresco: open source CMS

21/09/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

ricmac : Alfresco: open source CMS - "Alfresco is an open source, open-standards content repository built by the most experienced content management team that includes the co-founder of Documentum."

Adsense is like sex

21/09/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

ricmac : Adsense is like sex - Funny - e.g. "There are various Adsense Ad "Positions"" and "And many get caught playing by themselves and get caught!"

Simon Willison: Working for Yahoo!

21/09/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Simon Willison: Working for Yahoo! - Simon Willison: Working for Yahoo!: woohoo! welcome!

seahorse and sea dragon central

21/09/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

cobra libre : seahorse and sea dragon central #

Place to get away from everything? | Ask MetaFilter

21/09/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

gleuschk : Place to get away from everything? | Ask MetaFilter - interesting how often upstate NY gets recommended

Kempa.com: Video Games that break the fourth wall in interesting ways

21/09/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : Kempa.com: Video Games that break the fourth wall in interesting ways

Ask MetaFilter thread o' the week: give me four thematically linked names

21/09/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

gleuschk : Ask MetaFilter thread o' the week: give me four thematically linked names - I rilly rilly like "Trojan, Ramses, Magma, Sheik", "Eenie, meenie, minie, mo.", the Clue suggestion, and "Bingo, Bango, Bongo, Irving."

Technovia: What to do when a PC goes wrong

21/09/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

philgyford : Technovia: What to do when a PC goes wrong - Ian's excellent guide to what to do if something you buy (not just a PC) goes wrong.

plasticbag : Ian Betteridge explains (to folks in the UK) what to do when a PC goes wrong - Bloody good advice. Really interesting. Little bastards won't know what hit 'em...

kayodeok : Technovia: What to do when a PC goes wrong - If you're in the UK, you're covered by some comprehensive consumer law, honed over the past few decades, that gives you some very good rights

Richard Rutter : What to do when your computer goes wrong - Your rights as a UK consumer. [via Interconnected]

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