afternoon tea in and around Boston

10/09/2005 @ 23:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : afternoon tea in and around Boston

this american life podcast / mp3s

10/09/2005 @ 23:56 UTC

jimray : this american life podcast / mp3s - Pretty sure this is illegal, so grab 'em while you can!

Wired News: Bush Cronies to Mop Up Katrina

10/09/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

jimray : Wired News: Bush Cronies to Mop Up Katrina - Shocking

DMS4 E.Z.I. CHIP | SOLDERLESS SOLUTION FOR V5 TO V11 PS2

10/09/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

deusx : DMS4 E.Z.I. CHIP | SOLDERLESS SOLUTION FOR V5 TO V11 PS2 - ""

The playlist from the Last Night of the Proms 2005

10/09/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

plasticbag : The playlist from the Last Night of the Proms 2005 - Watching it now, with Webb on IM, and thoroughly enjoying it...

Hershey to Buy Scharffen Berger

10/09/2005 @ 21:56 UTC

kellan : Hershey to Buy Scharffen Berger - How sad, I wonder if I should run to TJs and stock up. #

Minuteur, OSX timer app, good for laundry

10/09/2005 @ 21:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Minuteur, OSX timer app, good for laundry

Emmanuel of 2600's travel diary

10/09/2005 @ 21:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Emmanuel of 2600's travel diary

Google Maps with 2000 Census data

10/09/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Google Maps with 2000 Census data - very well-done; the average income in Malibu is over $200k/year!

Rod Begbie : Google Maps with 2000 Census data - Very nicely done. There are roughly 69,000 people living in a one-mile radius of our house. [via#

Philippe Janvier : Demographic API for Google Maps - Une bon exemple d'utilisation de Google maps pour présenter des informations démographiques. [via#

Digital camera turns 30

10/09/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Digital camera turns 30 - how Kodak buried their prototype camera in 1975  [via]

jimray : Digital camera turns 30 - Kodak really dropped the ball by not owning that market a decade ago

Nelson Minar : First digital camera - 30 years ago at Kodak (via

jkottke : The digital camera is 30 years old - Story of how Kodak developed the first digital camera in 1975 and then sat on the technology for years and years until they finally entered the market and, luckily for them, were able to grab the top stop from Sony and Canon.

Super Mario Brothers magnets

10/09/2005 @ 19:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Super Mario Brothers magnets

Wayne Burkett : Super Mario Bros. Magnets - Sweet. #

jonabad.com - LiveCalendar

10/09/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

deusx : jonabad.com - LiveCalendar - " "

Boston is the nation's most expensive city

10/09/2005 @ 18:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Boston is the nation's most expensive city

Ed Dumbill interviews David Heinemeier Hansson about Ruby on Rails

10/09/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

plasticbag : Ed Dumbill interviews David Heinemeier Hansson about Ruby on Rails - "Rails is opinionated software. It eschews placing the old ideals of software in a primary position. One of those ideals is flexibility�that we shouldn't pass judgement on one form of development over another. Well, Rails does, and I believe that's

Rebecca Blood interviews Heather Armstrong as part of her series getting webloggers to talk about...

10/09/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

plasticbag : Rebecca Blood interviews Heather Armstrong as part of her series getting webloggers to talk about weblogging - Interesting, rewarding stuff that all new webloggers should be reading, but very few will...

While I was talking at Our Social World yesterday, Ross Mayfield added me to Wikipedia

10/09/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

plasticbag : While I was talking at Our Social World yesterday, Ross Mayfield added me to Wikipedia - I kind of dread linking to this - I'm bound to get lynched for it one way or the other - but since it's there I thought maybe people could do an No Point Of View on it?

[physics/0508025] An index to quantify an individual's scientific output

10/09/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

gleuschk : [physics/0508025] An index to quantify an individual's scientific output - A scientist has index h if h of his/her N papers have at least h citations each, and the other (N-h) papers have fewer than h citations each

What Newspapers Should Do: Gist and Juice

10/09/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

kayodeok : What Newspapers Should Do: Gist and Juice - Newspapers need to treat print and online as two different audiences, and cater for them accordingly. It's about getting the word out, not getting a product out

A Briefer History of Time

10/09/2005 @ 15:55 UTC

jkottke : A Briefer History of Time - A sequel to Stephen Hawking's A Brief History of Time: A Briefer History of Time. "More Accessible. More Concise."

Gallery of Stone Buildings and Their Building Stone

10/09/2005 @ 14:56 UTC

joshua : Gallery of Stone Buildings and Their Building Stone

ASCii Star War IV----A New Hope

10/09/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

Philippe Janvier : ASCii Star War IV----A New Hope - Faut en effet avoir du temps à perdre :) Really geek ! [via#

Emily Chang - Social Design

10/09/2005 @ 13:55 UTC

ricmac : Emily Chang - Social Design - "...designing for and allowing a sense of experimentation is almost more important than a polished or highly controlled product."

The economics of the sandbox

10/09/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

ricmac : The economics of the sandbox - "What are the economics of relinquishing various forms of control? What are the economics of APIs and mashups? How does the market, incentives, scarcity, etc. etc., play into this?"

Bubblegeneration - valuing disruption

10/09/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

ricmac : Bubblegeneration - valuing disruption - "...there's still plenty of room for value creation in the Web/Media 2.0 space."

Scott Rafer: NewsCorp Pursuing the Next Generation

10/09/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

ricmac : Scott Rafer: NewsCorp Pursuing the Next Generation - "Murdoch wants the average age of the NewsCorp Internet customer to be Gen-Y or younger , which makes perfect sense for a new entrant into e-commerce."

Om Malik: Value of Community

10/09/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

ricmac : Om Malik: Value of Community - "...by letting go of control, the corporation creates an environment where the community willingly creates its own switching costs."

Many-to-Many: Patient Opinion

10/09/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

ricmac : Many-to-Many: Patient Opinion - "Patient Opinion is all about enabling patients to share their experiences of health care, and by doing so help other patients."

Google, Yahoo changes

10/09/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : Google, Yahoo changes - Thumbnails of home pages of each site

Paul Hammond : Maeda's SIMPLICITY: Yahoogle! - Simplicity is about staying simple.

Roy Horn lives!

10/09/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

Nelson Minar : Roy Horn lives! - And walks on his own. Where's the photo?

I got lucky and got to write an Internet book

10/09/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

ricmac : I got lucky and got to write an Internet book - Inspiring 43Things post by Mike Franks

Second hand store

10/09/2005 @ 09:57 UTC

Nelson Minar : Second hand store - It's like modern vaudeville!

Fuck yourself, Cheney

10/09/2005 @ 09:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Fuck yourself, Cheney - The guy who said that got detained for 20 minutes by guys with big guns

deusx : Physician who told Cheney to go F*ck Himself Lost his Home in Katrina, Detained, Cuffed by Cheney's M-16-carrying Goons - "Had it not been for the media cameras filming the initial scene, I doubt Cheney’s goons would have just let Marble go after 20 minutes."

Second Life now free

10/09/2005 @ 09:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Second Life now free - An account is free; virtual currency is not

Second Life membership now free

10/09/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Second Life membership now free - brilliant move on their part

Ado's ultimate weblog API primer

10/09/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Ado's ultimate weblog API primer - long, but surprisingly readable

Five days with Katrina

10/09/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Five days with Katrina - amazing slideshow and story from a survivor

Disappearing mouse

10/09/2005 @ 08:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : Disappearing mouse - MacOS bug, apparently I'm not the only one

Gametap full launch game listing

10/09/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Gametap full launch game listing - subscription retro gaming service for $10/month  [via]

Official U.S. site for We Love Katamari

10/09/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Official U.S. site for We Love Katamari - including some nice new wallpaper; release on Sept. 20!  [via]

Matthew M. Boedicker : Katamari site has cool wallpaper

Super Mario Bros. clone in Javascript

10/09/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Super Mario Bros. clone in Javascript - insane Japanese hack, fully playable or with a speed run demo  [via]

Reporter's Desktop / By Duff Wilson

10/09/2005 @ 06:56 UTC

jimray : Reporter's Desktop / By Duff Wilson - Find the who, what, when, where and why (an oldie but a goodie)

OS X x86 (Intel) - How-to

10/09/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

Wayne Burkett : OS X x86 (Intel) - How-to - I'm clearing out some bookmarked tabs and saving the things that look cool. Apologies if these things have been linked to death. #

Travellers Inn - Software: Aqua Firefox Set

10/09/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

jimray : Travellers Inn - Software: Aqua Firefox Set - Looks like Firefox 1.5 just might be the Safari killer I've been waiting for - this will help

Metro bus riders test county’s first rolling WiFi hotspot

10/09/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

jimray : Metro bus riders test county’s first rolling WiFi hotspot - The 545 is coming soon! Guess that means I'll start lugging my Powerbook to work again...

I am slightly awesome (my new alarm to wake up to)

10/09/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

gleuschk : I am slightly awesome (my new alarm to wake up to) - thousands more amazing songs at songstowearpantsto.com

Wolfram Tones

10/09/2005 @ 02:56 UTC

Andy Baio : Wolfram Tones - fun with generative music, but actually listenable

joshua : A NEW KIND OF MUSIC - mostly, they sound awful

jimray : WolframTones: An Experiment in a New Kind of Music - You can get 'em as ringtones, which is kinda cool, I guess

Eric Meyer : WolframTones: An Experiment in a New Kind of Music - Incredible. I've already generated a tone I'm ready to buy. [via Tantek] [via]

Matthew M. Boedicker : WolframTones, music generator - (via metafilter) [via]

gleuschk : WolframTones: An Experiment in a New Kind of Music - they're almost all completely intolerable (latin is the best), but fascinating nonetheless

Windows In Your Pocket

10/09/2005 @ 02:56 UTC

kayodeok : Windows In Your Pocket - The Bart PE Builder software utility takes Windows XP and shrinks the OS to your USB flash drive. Besides converting your mini- drive into an emergency boot disk, you can use the utility to load a Web browser, media burning software and more - to have han

Everybody loves Eric Raymond

10/09/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

ricmac : Everybody loves Eric Raymond - Comic strip starring Richard Stallman, Linus Torvalds, and Eric Raymond.

The hybrid is the signature of our age

10/09/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

ricmac : The hybrid is the signature of our age - "It's emblematic of the casualness with which we have established ourselves in real, physical habitats as well as in digital, virtual domains. Nobody planned SMS or citizen journalism in the form of blogging, RSS feeds and podcasting." [via Susan Mernit]

what hotel is the best for meeting woman?

10/09/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : what hotel is the best for meeting woman? - what hotel is the best for meeting woman?: I want to gamble and have adult fun. Suggestions please?

Get taggable like all the cool kids | Ruby on Rails weblog

10/09/2005 @ 01:56 UTC

jimray : Get taggable like all the cool kids | Ruby on Rails weblog - Make your RoR folksonomic

Tagging on Steroids with Rails

10/09/2005 @ 01:56 UTC

jimray : Tagging on Steroids with Rails - Better RoR tagging...

IEBlog : Phishing Filter in IE7

10/09/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

kayodeok : IEBlog : Phishing Filter in IE7 - To use Phishing Filter, you will have to decide if you want to automatically check sites you visit against the list of known phishing sites on the Microsoft server, or if you only want to check when you have reason to suspect a site and opt out of automat

Microsoft Phishing Filter at a Glance

10/09/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

kayodeok : Microsoft Phishing Filter at a Glance - Microsoft is committed to helping stop phishing and to making the Internet and information technology safer and more secure for the entire global online community

W'ss Katrina Thought Process

10/09/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : W'ss Katrina Thought Process - W'ss Katrina Thought Process: uncovered for all to see!

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