advent calendar 2005:: leslie harpold

29/11/2005 @ 23:56 UTC

merlinmann : advent calendar 2005:: leslie harpold - "What's the weirdest/ silliest/ most unusual / funniest Christmas tradition at your house?" Leslie's annual Advent Calendar rules; share your stories and become part of the legend.

philgyford : Advent Calendar 2005 :: Leslie Harpold - Leslie's advent calendar begins today. Send her your personal Christmas memories too (and/or click 'back' to get to the Calendar itself).

jkottke : Submit your holiday story for Leslie Harpold's online Advent calendar - Every year, my friend Leslie does an online Advent calendar (she's #1 on Google for "advent calendar"). This year, she's asking for people (like you!) to submit their favorite holiday stories for use with the calendar.

Garlic Valley Farms - Premium Garlic Juice Spray in Two Flavors

29/11/2005 @ 23:56 UTC

jimray : Garlic Valley Farms - Premium Garlic Juice Spray in Two Flavors - Amazingly, I found this via a Google ad next to an email my mom sent me about chicken salad. "Garlic juice" is a pretty unappealing name, but I'm intrigued none the less

Ads of the World | Daily Creative Fix

29/11/2005 @ 23:56 UTC

Jon Hicks : Ads of the World | Daily Creative Fix - Wow, just drink it all in. [via]

Shut Up and Dance - Blue Flavor

29/11/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

WillPate : Shut Up and Dance - Blue Flavor - It’s time we start letting go of our exclusive circles (i.e. designer’s can’t be IA’s, usability is not IA, interaction design is different than information architecture, etc.) and start looking at the bigger picture.

eatlunch.at:

29/11/2005 @ 23:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : eatlunch.at: - eatlunch.at:: figure out where to eat lunch

We launched a bunch of new things on All Consuming today

29/11/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

erikbenson : We launched a bunch of new things on All Consuming today - Still rather raw... we decided to put this out there early rather than in perfect shape. Let me know what you think. Some new things include: new homepage, comments on entries, upload pictures with your entry or comment, post your entry to your blog, lo

Gift card fees still playing Scrooge - The Red Tape Chronicles - MSNBC.com

29/11/2005 @ 21:55 UTC

jimray : Gift card fees still playing Scrooge - The Red Tape Chronicles - MSNBC.com - Some really great reporting by Bob Sullivan

FCC expected to back "a la carte" cable pricing

29/11/2005 @ 20:58 UTC

jimray : FCC expected to back "a la carte" cable pricing - Wow. This is only about 20 years late. I predict the cable companies will make it too difficult and/or expensive to be worthwhile, not that it matters anyway, since on-demand shows, not channels, are the wave of the future.

Top 10 songs that rhyme "Bacardi" with "party"

29/11/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

jkottke : Top 10 songs that rhyme "Bacardi" with "party" - Top 10 songs that rhyme "Bacardi" with "party".

Business 2.0 :: Magazine Article :: What Works :: The Return of Monetized Eyeballs

29/11/2005 @ 19:56 UTC

merlinmann : Business 2.0 :: Magazine Article :: What Works :: The Return of Monetized Eyeballs - Excite's 1999 acquisition price broke down to about $394 per unique site visitor; resold in 2001, that figure dropped to 73 cents.

Japan Live: INTERVIEW: Spangle call Lilli line

29/11/2005 @ 19:56 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : Japan Live: INTERVIEW: Spangle call Lilli line - Japan Live interviews Spangle call Lilli line, whose music I've been listening to non-stop for the past four days [via]

Apple: Broadband Tuner 1.0

29/11/2005 @ 19:56 UTC

jimray : Apple: Broadband Tuner 1.0 - Changes the TCP buffer size so that you can download bigger packets

joshua : Apple Broadband Tuner 1.0

Aperture Mini Review With Screenshots

29/11/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

jimray : Aperture Mini Review With Screenshots - Looks gorgeous, I wish every app used the 'pro' skin - maybe it'll be an option in Leopard? Or, hope against hope, the pro look will replace brushed metal.

One day of search in Google

29/11/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

Philippe Janvier : One day of search in Google - Une visualisation d'une journée de recherche sur Google à travers le monde. [via#

gleuschk : animated map of google searches - so soothing

Eric Meyer : Google Traffic Map - It's like the beating heart of the world's information flow. Hypnotic, indeed.

DMC, the latter half of Run-DMC, has abandoned his trademark (my) Adidas for Le Coq Sportif

29/11/2005 @ 18:55 UTC

jkottke : DMC, the latter half of Run-DMC, has abandoned his trademark (my) Adidas for Le Coq Sportif - DMC, the latter half of Run-DMC, has abandoned his trademark (my) Adidas for Le Coq Sportif.

43 Folders Board / 'Shorthand' tips for handwritten notes?

29/11/2005 @ 17:56 UTC

merlinmann : 43 Folders Board / 'Shorthand' tips for handwritten notes? - Great thread over on the board. I still write out so many of my notes as full words -- this is useful stuff.

The web's 15th birthday

29/11/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

jkottke : The web's 15th birthday - On the eve of the 15th anniversary of the creation of the web, James Boyle muses on how we should celebrate. "We probably would not create [the web], or any technology like it, today. In fact, we would be more likely to cripple it, or declare it illegal."

PSP firmware version 2.6 out

29/11/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : PSP firmware version 2.6 out

MoMA is running a Pixar exhibition from December 14 to February 6, 2006

29/11/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : MoMA is running a Pixar exhibition from December 14 to February 6, 2006 - MoMA is running a Pixar exhibition from December 14 to February 6, 2006. "Featuring over 500 works of original art on loan for the first time from Pixar Animation Studios, the show includes paintings, concept art, sculptures, and an array of digital insta

My pal Hossein gets turned back at the US border

29/11/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : My pal Hossein gets turned back at the US border - My pal Hossein gets turned back at the US border after the guard Googled him, discovered his blog, and determined that his presence in the US has been a little more permanent than it should be.

The Alamo (aka the big black spinning cube in Astor Place) is back in its original location after...

29/11/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : The Alamo (aka the big black spinning cube in Astor Place) is back in its original location after repair and cleaning - The Alamo (aka the big black spinning cube in Astor Place) is back in its original location after repair and cleaning.

Government sites 'fail disabled'

29/11/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

Jon Hicks : Government sites 'fail disabled' - 97% of sites were found unusable. The report refers to ‘Alt Tags’ – anyone have any idea what these are? ;o)

Tab Mix Plus

29/11/2005 @ 14:55 UTC

deusx : Tab Mix Plus - Lots of flexible tab management additions.

Ajax training workshop | Clearleft

29/11/2005 @ 12:55 UTC

Jon Hicks : Ajax training workshop | Clearleft - Cutting the crap about Ajax, Jeremy will demonstrate the ‘benefits and the pitfalls of the hippest methodology on the Web today’.

Intel Mac mini To Evolve Into Digital Hub?

29/11/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

Jon Hicks : Intel Mac mini To Evolve Into Digital Hub? - I hope so!

The Return of Monetized Eyeballs

29/11/2005 @ 10:56 UTC

Linkorama : The Return of Monetized Eyeballs - Maybe with scarcity of ad property we should be valuing fingers instead of eyeballs. Some people will love this, thinking it gives them an immeadiate 10x increase.

'Beta' Becomes a Long-Term Label

29/11/2005 @ 10:56 UTC

Linkorama : 'Beta' Becomes a Long-Term Label - If Procter & Gamble Co. came up with a version of Tide "that turned everything blue pink, they wouldn't launch it," he said. "But a software guy can do that."

Nokia N90 Blog

29/11/2005 @ 10:56 UTC

Linkorama : Nokia N90 Blog - I got a free one of these, like it so far and will review it soon

a work in progress

29/11/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

Jon Hicks : a work in progress - Congratulations to John and Sara on the birth of the wee cutey Zoe!

Joyent Acquires TextDrive

29/11/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

Cameron Moll : Joyent Acquires TextDrive - Joyent acquires TextDrive. Holy Hanna!

Richard Rutter : Joyent acquires TextDrive - Maybe Textdrive will get some reliability now. Maybe..

del.icio.us/help/firefox/extension

29/11/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

kayodeok : del.icio.us/help/firefox/extension - Integrate del.icio.us right into Firefox with the del.icio.us extension

deusx : del.icio.us/help/firefox/extension - "Install v1.1 Now"

Emotions by Mike

29/11/2005 @ 09:52 UTC

Cameron Moll : Emotions by Mike - Emotions by Mike. Love the simplicity of this site.

A List Apart 208

29/11/2005 @ 09:49 UTC

Cameron Moll : A List Apart 208 - A List Apart issue #208 includes two fabulous articles, one highly experimental and the other a much needed reminder (nice work, Keith).

gotomobile

29/11/2005 @ 09:45 UTC

Cameron Moll : gotomobile - Kelly and crew launch the gotomobile blog covering mobile usability design and user experience research & testing. Nice site design, too.

GPSdiary

29/11/2005 @ 08:56 UTC

joshua : GPSdiary

Resurrect Your Writing, Redeem Your Soul

29/11/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

kayodeok : Resurrect Your Writing, Redeem Your Soul - Bad writing that has been “Webified� can look great on screen and to search engines, but to human beings, it’s still just bad writing. Applying the new rules of Web writing to muddled thoughts is a bit like hiding dirty hands in clean g

Power to the People

29/11/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

kayodeok : Power to the People - We should be providing solutions that work for people, not the other way around.

Printing a Book with CSS: Boom!

29/11/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

kayodeok : Printing a Book with CSS: Boom! - HTML is the dominant document format on the web and CSS is used to style most HTML pages. But, are they suitable for off-screen use? Can CSS be used for serious print jobs?

deusx : A List Apart: Articles: Printing a Book with CSS: Boom! - It's like Microformats meets DocBook! Or something.

Sysinternals Freeware - Regdelnull

29/11/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

kayodeok : Sysinternals Freeware - Regdelnull - This command-line utility searches for and allows you to delete Registry keys that contain embedded-null characters and that are otherwise undeleteable using standard Registry-editing tools

I Stole Mail

29/11/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : I Stole Mail - I Stole Mail: The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday allowed a California man to be sentenced to spend a day outside a San Francisco post office wearing a signboard stating, "I stole mail. This is my punishment."

Brad Neuberg: Coding In Paradise: AJAX: Creating Huge Bookmarklets

29/11/2005 @ 06:56 UTC

deusx : Brad Neuberg: Coding In Paradise: AJAX: Creating Huge Bookmarklets - "I've put together a way to have huge, arbitrarily sized bookmarklets, where most of the code resides outside of the bookmarklet link."

Isofarro : AJAX: Creating Huge Bookmarklets - Brad Neuberg explains how to dynamically include a script element to create bookmarklets that use these external javascript files.

My extended del.icio.us post bookmarklet for Firefox | the rompe blog

29/11/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

deusx : My extended del.icio.us post bookmarklet for Firefox | the rompe blog - "If no text is selected, the bookmarklet tries to find a page description in the HTML meta information."

Jackson West’s Obsessive Compulsion » del.icio.us daily blog post settings for Wordpres...

29/11/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

deusx : Jackson West’s Obsessive Compulsion » del.icio.us daily blog post settings for Wordpress.com users - "If everything is set up correctly, a post will appear with links you bookmarked that day, along with the text you entered like so."

Blog before you Think!: Metatags and del.icio.us

29/11/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

deusx : Blog before you Think!: Metatags and del.icio.us - "What works best for me is to apply tags consistently for all types of metadata for a resource, but freely associative for the rest."

Dion is bullish on SSE

29/11/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

ricmac : Dion is bullish on SSE - "I anticipate that RSS+SSE will become the most popular way to syndicate Web 2.0 content and to glue applications together."

kilroy was here

29/11/2005 @ 05:56 UTC

cobra libre : kilroy was here - "Panati also wrote that an outhouse was built, during the Potsdam Conference in July of 1945, for use exclusively by Roosevelt, Stalin and Churchill. The first of the three to utilize the facility was Stalin. Upon emerging he inquired of his nearby aide, [via#

Business 2.0: The Return of Monetized Eyeballs

29/11/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

ricmac : Business 2.0: The Return of Monetized Eyeballs - Facts and figures aplenty in this piece.

John Battelle is skeptical of "Return of the Eyeballs"

29/11/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

ricmac : John Battelle is skeptical of "Return of the Eyeballs" - "we've [boingboing] been around awhile, and so far not many folks have come offering thirty million plus"

Lingerie Store Window Has Live Models

29/11/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Lingerie Store Window Has Live Models - Lingerie Store Window Has Live Models: kick ass!

Mapquest FindMe

29/11/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Mapquest FindMe - local mobile search plus Dodgeball-like GPS features

Try Ruby

29/11/2005 @ 03:01 UTC

Andy Baio : Try Ruby - play around with the Ruby language in your web browser  [via]

Wayne Burkett : try ruby! (in your browser) - This is a brilliant intro. I've slacked on the Ruby front :( #

Rod Begbie : try ruby! (in your browser) - This is an incredibly cool tutorial, and a way of playing with Ruby without downloading a danged thing. [via#

cobra libre : try ruby! (in your browser) - sadly, you hate toast poetry #

kayodeok : try ruby! (in your browser) - Got 15 minutes? Give Ruby a shot right now!

Simon Willison : try ruby! (in your browser) - An Ajax interactive Ruby prompt from Why the lucky stiff.

Philippe Janvier : Try ruby ! (in your browser) - Un petit tutoriel pour essayer Ruby dans un navigateur. [via#

Jeremy Zawodny : try ruby! (in your browser) - try ruby! (in your browser): wacky! the browser is the new xterm

factoryjoe : try ruby! (in your browser) - A sweet way to try Ruby in your browser! Tags: ruby, rails

18 Tricks to Teach Your Body

29/11/2005 @ 02:58 UTC

WillPate : 18 Tricks to Teach Your Body - Body hacks

Jeremy Zawodny : 18 Tricks to Teach Your Body - 18 Tricks to Teach Your Body: there's some funny stuff in here

Google and Yahoo Maps Side By Side

29/11/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

ricmac : Google and Yahoo Maps Side By Side - The Ning Master Jon Aquino is at it again.

Wikimedia database dump

29/11/2005 @ 01:56 UTC

Philippe Janvier : Wikimedia database dump - Tout Wikipedia en XML. [via#

Stylish 0.1.1

29/11/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Philippe Janvier : Stylish 0.1.1 - "...easily manage stylesheets that affect the look of websites and of the user interface." [via#

kayodeok : Stylish: Firefox Extension for managing user styles - Stylish allows you to easily manage user styles for the application UI, all websites, or only certain websites. Stylish is better than using userChrome.css/userContent.css because styles are applied immediately instead of requiring a restart

Jeremy Zawodny : Stylish 0.2 - Stylish 0.2: Stylish is to CSS what Greasemonkey is to JavaScript.

bmilleare : Stylish 0.2 Released

MTV Networks Acquires GameTrailers.com: Financial News - Yahoo! Finance

29/11/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

ricmac : MTV Networks Acquires GameTrailers.com: Financial News - Yahoo! Finance - "Premier Creator of Video-Based Gaming Content Joins MTV Networks' Leading Multi-Platform Brands"

Dare Obasanjo aka Carnage4Life - Misunderstanding How the World Wide Web Works

29/11/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

ricmac : Dare Obasanjo aka Carnage4Life - Misunderstanding How the World Wide Web Works - "Not being able to tell how many people are really reading your web site is a consequence of how the Web works. The only difference now is that instead of HTML, the discussion is about RSS feeds."

LoanBack index

29/11/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : LoanBack index - LoanBack index: With LoanBack, lending and borrowing among friends and family really works.

How to Draw a Straight Line

29/11/2005 @ 00:56 UTC

joshua : How to Draw a Straight Line - on linkages and calculation

Entrepreneur Launches Web's First Tag Directory to Raise Money for His Wedding

29/11/2005 @ 00:56 UTC

joshua : Entrepreneur Launches Web's First Tag Directory to Raise Money for His Wedding - i think i have just lost my sanity

Getting started with “Getting Things Done� | 43 Folders

29/11/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

ricmac : Getting started with “Getting Things Done� | 43 Folders

Web 2.0 Bingo!

29/11/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Web 2.0 Bingo! - Web 2.0 Bingo!: BINGO!

Eric Meyer : Web 2.0 Bingo! - Fun for everyone! I nearly won twice with a recent project. [via Matt] [via]

A list of the best and worst cookbooks to give people for Xmas

29/11/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

jkottke : A list of the best and worst cookbooks to give people for Xmas - A list of the best and worst cookbooks to give people for Xmas (or Kwanzaa or Hanukkah or Festivus).

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