1up.com dog ownership guide

19/09/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

cobra libre : 1up.com dog ownership guide #

A new Penny Arcade depicts a historic conversation between myself and Matt Biddulph

19/09/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

plasticbag : A new Penny Arcade depicts a historic conversation between myself and Matt Biddulph - So far, it all appears to be working quite well. Speaking of which, back to ETech stuff...

How Firefox Can Beat IE

19/09/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

kayodeok : How Firefox Can Beat IE - There are seven things that can be done to Firefox to make sure it beats back the IE challenge:

Rome - Engineering an Empire

19/09/2005 @ 21:56 UTC

kellan : Rome - Engineering an Empire - Saw this last night, surprisingly good, even for someone who has spent a little while studying Rome. #

The XML file formats for iWork suck, apparently

19/09/2005 @ 21:56 UTC

jimray : The XML file formats for iWork suck, apparently - "To sum up: the second round of file formats were constructed by amateurs."

"Flickr and Yahoo: please support open identity standards"

19/09/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

plasticbag : "Flickr and Yahoo: please support open identity standards" - Interesting piece this. Open Identity standards are pretty complex things, but it does seem pretty clear that there would be enormous benefits to be reaped from being the first organisation to embrace these standards (ie. all your services would already w

Jeremy Zawodny : Flickr and Yahoo: please support open identity standards - Flickr and Yahoo: please support open identity standards: you have no idea what a can of worms that is

100 greatest theorems in math

19/09/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

jkottke : 100 greatest theorems in math - The list of the 100 greatest theorems in mathematics is topped by The Irrationality of the Square Root of 2 from that nutball Pythagoras. Jesus, who does Godel have to sleep with to get higher on this list...I mean, all the man did was destroy math! (I kn [via]

Steve Cook : The Hundred Greatest Theorems - Outrage! The transcendence of pi comes in at #53, and I don't see the Ham Sandwich Theorem at all!

nationalgeographic.com Web Style Guide: Web Style Guide Main

19/09/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

jimray : nationalgeographic.com Web Style Guide: Web Style Guide Main - "At least one ad per page, preferably two" GAH!

IEBlog : IE7 Security in Brief

19/09/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

kayodeok : IEBlog : IE7 Security in Brief - In IE7, we built a containment wall around IE by running it in Protected Mode. In this mode, IE can browse the web but cannot install software (good or bad) or change settings on the user’s computer without explicit user consent

A Not-To-Do List

19/09/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

kayodeok : A Not-To-Do List - This is a not-to-do list. You don't need to check anything off, because these are things YOU ARE NOT SUPPOSED TO DO

Mobile Music Workshop 2006 at the University of Sussex - looks pretty neat...

19/09/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

plasticbag : Mobile Music Workshop 2006 at the University of Sussex - looks pretty neat... - "How can we push forward the already successful combination of music and mobile technology? What new forms of interaction with music lie ahead, as locative media and music use merge into new forms of everyday experiences?"

Consider this an appeal - can someone with clue please fix the Wikipedia article on "Penis envy"?

19/09/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

plasticbag : Consider this an appeal - can someone with clue please fix the Wikipedia article on "Penis envy"? - So, I've studied a fair amount of psychoanalysis, and I know this article on penis envy is bullshit, and it's been on my 'to do' list of things to fix for weeks, and I've got nowhere. So I'm putting out an appeal - can you make this better?

Unique Planned Parenthood pledge drive

19/09/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

jkottke : Unique Planned Parenthood pledge drive - Planned Parenthood in Southeastern Pennsylvania is running a unique pledge drive. The idea is that you pledge an amount of money for each anti-abortion protestor that shows up outside of the PP health center. "We will place a sign outside the health cente [via]

Euro OSCon Oct 17-20

19/09/2005 @ 19:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Euro OSCon Oct 17-20 - In Amsterdam, I'm planning on going

Voting Panel Will Propose New Calendar for Primaries

19/09/2005 @ 19:56 UTC

jimray : Voting Panel Will Propose New Calendar for Primaries - "Republicans worry about voter fraud and favor photo ID's. Democrats support easier registration and ballot access." So, one party wants to track citizens and the other wants to make it easier for people to vote.

The Hype Over Voter Fraud

19/09/2005 @ 19:56 UTC

jimray : The Hype Over Voter Fraud - Voter fraud is largely a myth perpetuated by Republicans to enforce onerous voting requirements that disenfranchise traditionally Democratic voters

Strengthen your home wireless network signal - Lifehacker

19/09/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

gleuschk : Strengthen your home wireless network signal - Lifehacker - I don't think I ever got my AirPort Express to act as a booster

Blog comments

19/09/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

jkottke : Blog comments - Marginal Revolution recently experimented with opening up comments on their posts and here are their results. I've noticed the same pattern on kottke.org, especially "the more that comments are regularly available, the more rapidly the quality of comments

Top 10 OS X applications meme

19/09/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

joshua : Top 10 OS X applications meme

deusx : del.icio.us warning: non-utf8 string! (sorry)

World of Warcraft plague..

19/09/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

kellan : World of Warcraft plague.. - Just like Blizzard! Blame it on de trolls, can't get no respect, man. #

Face: header

19/09/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : Face: header - Like X-Face, but in colour and even less supported

Video interviews with designers by Hillman Curtis

19/09/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

jkottke : Video interviews with designers by Hillman Curtis - Hillman Curtis has added some new (to me) videos to his series of interviews with designers, including interviews with the folks at Pentagram and David Carson.

Highlight your NoFollow links

19/09/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

Philippe Janvier : Highlight your NoFollow links - Ne suivez pas ce lien ! [via#

Adam Kempa obsesses on comic artist Jason Shiga

19/09/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Adam Kempa obsesses on comic artist Jason Shiga - great collection of links, with original video

Cymothoa exigua

19/09/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : Cymothoa exigua - Cymothoa exigua is a crustacean parasite that eats the tongue of the host fish and then attaches itself to the mouth of the fish and functions as the tongue would have, sharing in the food that the fish brings in.

cobra libre : parasites! [via#

Amazon.com: Y: The Last Man Vol. 5: Ring of Truth: Explore similar items

19/09/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

deusx : Amazon.com: Y: The Last Man Vol. 5: Ring of Truth: Explore similar items - ""

Verizon edges towards service discrimination

19/09/2005 @ 15:56 UTC

kellan : Verizon edges towards service discrimination - This is *exactly* what we are worried about when the access providers start climbing the food chain - discrimination against competing services. Which maybe wouldn't be so bad, except that those access providers got their network in the first place as a l #

... natural causes

19/09/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : ... natural causes - It happens sometimes, people just explode.

WoW: online plague

19/09/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : WoW: online plague - A sickness spreads in World of Warcraft

parasite_large.mov (video/quicktime Object)

19/09/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

deusx : parasite_large.mov (video/quicktime Object) - Suitcase with mac mini, a projector, car battery - attached to a subway car with suction cups to display video on subway walls. How was this not considered a bomb?

Typetester

19/09/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

Philippe Janvier : Typetester - "...an online application for comparison of the fonts for the screen". [via#

Milo Vermeulen : Typetester - Compare fonts for the screen [via]

jkottke : Typetester - Typetester is a web-based font comparison tool which somehow (I'm assuming JavaScript) can preview text in the fonts you have installed on your local machine. Pretty cool.

Richard Rutter : Typetester - Compare fonts for the screen.

Eric Meyer : Typetester - Compare fonts for the screen - Nice little web-based web typography widget. Web web web.

plasticbag : Typetester – Compare fonts for the screen - Beautiful piece of work that allows to compare and explore fonts for screen use and then even get the CSS so you can use them on the web

deusx : Typetester – Compare fonts for the screen - "Test your fonts here."

Thunderbird tips

19/09/2005 @ 14:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Thunderbird tips - Very useful stuff in here

Jeremy Zawodny : Thunderbird Help: Tips & Tricks - Thunderbird Help: Tips & Tricks: a ton of useful shit to tweak in tbird

Oktoberfest noise

19/09/2005 @ 14:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Oktoberfest noise - Quieting the music

Remote controls for your life - Wireless World

19/09/2005 @ 14:56 UTC

kayodeok : Remote controls for your life - Wireless World - "The phone is rapidly becoming a window to the world," said Rob Enderle of the Enderle Group research firm. "In many ways it's becoming a replacement for the PC."

Crave privacy? New tech knocks out digital cameras

19/09/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

kayodeok : Crave privacy? New tech knocks out digital cameras - Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have come up with an inexpensive way to prevent digital cameras and digital video cameras from capturing that secret shot

AskMe on the simple pleasures

19/09/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

gleuschk : AskMe on the simple pleasures - missed this the first time around

Matthew M. Boedicker : simple pleasures

PopTech speakers

19/09/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

jkottke : PopTech speakers - PopTech announced their speakers and program recently, but it looks like they've sold out already.

Y: The Last Man Vol. 5: Ring of Truth: Explore similar items

19/09/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

deusx : Y: The Last Man Vol. 5: Ring of Truth: Explore similar items

Dorkbot IV - Dearborn, MI - Sept 04, 2005

19/09/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

deusx : Dorkbot IV - Dearborn, MI - Sept 04, 2005 - Signal processing - one audio processing box chained into the next by a series of dorks.

CNN Hacks New TV Technology

19/09/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

kayodeok : CNN Hacks New TV Technology - Launched in August and modeled after the White House Situation Room -- where presidents confer with advisers on fast-moving matters of utmost importance -- CNN's Situation Room has become something of an R&D lab for news-gathering technology

PubSub write-up in Computerworld

19/09/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

ricmac : PubSub write-up in Computerworld - "Once Prospective Search is established and has a critical mass of users, the service will be monetized through the insertion of ads into the subscription results," says Wyman.

Twitch - Kurt's TIFF Wrapup (36 Films in Total)

19/09/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : Twitch - Kurt's TIFF Wrapup (36 Films in Total)

Fact-esque, A Reality-Based Blog: WalMart Infects the Blogosphere - Except it's Super Secret, so ...

19/09/2005 @ 08:56 UTC

jimray : Fact-esque, A Reality-Based Blog: WalMart Infects the Blogosphere - Except it's Super Secret, so Shhhhh ... - Their first stoogie? Why, it's RedState.org - shocker!

43 Folders | Building a Smarter To-Do List, Part II

19/09/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

kayodeok : 43 Folders | Building a Smarter To-Do List, Part II - Building a Smarter To-Do List, Part II

Video: Nintendo Revolution controller teaser

19/09/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: Nintendo Revolution controller teaser - huge gameplay possibilities

Nelson Minar : Revolution trailer - OK, this is a great ad. Still skeptical about the free floating hands. (via Waxy)

Lost Garden on the Nintendo Revolution

19/09/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Lost Garden on the Nintendo Revolution - long and fascinating read about genre specificity and casual gaming

Define anal retentive

19/09/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

jimray : Define anal retentive - You know what sucks? Now I'm gonna notice these things, too, and it'll drive me crazy.

Mary Meeker China report

19/09/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

ricmac : Mary Meeker China report - top 3 China trends: "1 - Growing Faster Than Other Markets...with More Potential; 2 - Internet Brings About Cultural Evolution; 3 - Unlike the Rest of the World, China Internet is Mobile-centric Rather Than PC-centric"

Home Appraisal Online

19/09/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Home Appraisal Online - Home Appraisal Online: free home appraisal, kinda fun to play with

The Google OS is a mirage

19/09/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : The Google OS is a mirage - The Google OS is a mirage: uhm, duh?

Renee and Steve's Restaurant Reviews

19/09/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

gleuschk : Renee and Steve's Restaurant Reviews - keep losing this

John McCleary

19/09/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

gleuschk : John McCleary - good references for spectral sequences; hack url for chapters

Windcraft Oy PIK-27

19/09/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Windcraft Oy PIK-27 - Windcraft Oy PIK-27: This is a towplane par excellence. It is made for one purpose only: to tow a glider to a suitable altitude economical and safely.

Bova Bakery in the North End

19/09/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Bova Bakery in the North End

RoundCube Webmail Project

19/09/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

joshua : RoundCube Webmail Project

Hula Project

19/09/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

joshua : Hula Project

Samson C01U USB Microphone (Review)

19/09/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

deusx : Samson C01U USB Microphone (Review) - "At a street price of $79, complete with stand adapter, USB cable and software, it's a product without competition, well suited to producing podcasts. "

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