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making your Dreamcast output VGA

11/12/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : making your Dreamcast output VGA

deusx : Dreamcast VGA mod - "When I learned that the Dreamcast could output a VGA signal, I installed a VGA connector on it almost instantly. "

A challenge for 2006: Cut your site in half - Signal vs. Noise (by 37signals)

11/12/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

Jon Hicks : A challenge for 2006: Cut your site in half - Signal vs. Noise (by 37signals) - Of late, the SVN blog is really crying out for an Onion style piss-take. The challenge for 2007 is to reduce your site to one 20 pixel square page.

I Guess - a comic by Chris Ware

11/12/2005 @ 21:57 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : I Guess - a comic by Chris Ware [via]

web page cacheability test

11/12/2005 @ 21:56 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : web page cacheability test

MySQL archive engine

11/12/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : MySQL archive engine - Compressed table that supports inserts, but not indices

MySQL sql_mode

11/12/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : MySQL sql_mode - 5.0 server supports a strict mode where bad input generates errors, not silent conversions

An Even Better Way to Build Ruby, Rails, Lighttpd, and MySQL on Tiger | Ruby on Rails for Newbies

11/12/2005 @ 20:56 UTC

jimray : An Even Better Way to Build Ruby, Rails, Lighttpd, and MySQL on Tiger | Ruby on Rails for Newbies - Waiting the requisite three weeks, and we have yet an easier way

Wikipedia Watch

11/12/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

kayodeok : Wikipedia Watch - We are interested in Wikipedia because they have a massive, unearned influence on what passes for reliable information

It's just a goddamned piece of paper

11/12/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : It's just a goddamned piece of paper - It's just a goddamned piece of paper: “Stop throwing the Constitution in my face,” Bush screamed back. “It’s just a goddamned piece of paper!” (beware lame pop-up on that site)

WoW bot, teleport

11/12/2005 @ 19:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : WoW bot, teleport - Various cheats for the game

I hate my stepdad

11/12/2005 @ 17:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : I hate my stepdad - Funny old forum post (via Metafilter)

A camera that has it all? Well, almost

11/12/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : A camera that has it all? Well, almost - A camera that has it all? Well, almost: David Pogue reviews the new Sony R1 and it sounds like Sony is really shaking things up with this unit!

Filemon

11/12/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Filemon - Filemon: it's kinda lika lsof for windows, but without the stdin/stdout fun

The efficacy of time-constrained hacking

11/12/2005 @ 17:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : The efficacy of time-constrained hacking - The efficacy of time-constrained hacking: less time == more efficient hacking

Paul Hammond : The efficacy of time-constrained hacking -- Chad Dickerson’s blog - One of the best ways to be truly creative � breakthrough creative � is to be forced to go fast

Firefox 1.5 Accessible Widgets

11/12/2005 @ 12:56 UTC

kayodeok : Firefox 1.5 Accessible Widgets - Firefox 1.5 supports dynamic web content accessibility to help the advancement of Rich Internet Web Applications. To help illustrate how this, I've developed a simple keyboard accessible colour selection widget

Juicy Studio: Keyboard Accessible Colour Slider

11/12/2005 @ 12:56 UTC

kayodeok : Juicy Studio: Keyboard Accessible Colour Slider - Keyboard Accessible Colour Slider

Color Picker

11/12/2005 @ 12:56 UTC

kayodeok : Color Picker - Just for fun I tried to write this widget using Web Forms 2 extensions

Accessible Color Picker

11/12/2005 @ 12:56 UTC

kayodeok : Accessible Color Picker - Just for fun I tried to write this widget using Web Forms 2 extensions

A Little Sleuthing Unmasks Writer of Wikipedia Prank

11/12/2005 @ 11:55 UTC

kayodeok : A Little Sleuthing Unmasks Writer of Wikipedia Prank - It started as a joke and ended up as a shot heard round the Internet, with the joker losing his job and Wikipedia, the online encyclopedia, suffering a blow to its credibility

small budget photography

11/12/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

kayodeok : small budget photography - "Ever want to do some photography work without spending a lot of money? A lot of people don't really know that they can produce really cool stuff on a limited budget though, so here I'll describe exactly how I do it"

Climbbybike.com - all cols and mountains to climb by bike

11/12/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

veen : Climbbybike.com - all cols and mountains to climb by bike - Obsessive guide to the greatest European cycling climbs.

Defining CSS Constants using PHP

11/12/2005 @ 09:56 UTC

kayodeok : Defining CSS Constants using PHP - Using the magic of PHP we can define constants in our CSS files. That way, if we ever need to change a value, we only have to change it in one place. PHP updates the rest of the file for us - automagically! Here's how it works...

Portable Firefox

11/12/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

kayodeok : Portable Firefox - New home for John Haller's Portable Firefox

Philippe Janvier : Portable Firefox 1.5 - Firefox 1.5 en version portable aussi. [via#

Wikilaw

11/12/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

kayodeok : Wikilaw - Wikilaw's goal is to build the largest open-content legal resource in the world. Currently, there are roughly 1,000,000 lawyers in the United States. If every lawyer in America contributed a fraction of their legal knowledge to this site, Wikilaw would be

Gmail: Help Center - What is 'Web Clips'?

11/12/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

kayodeok : Gmail: Help Center - What is 'Web Clips'? - Web Clips shows you news headlines, Gmail tips, blogs, any RSS and Atom feed, relevant sponsored links, and more -- right at the top of your inbox and messages. Receive updates from your favorite sites without having to leave Gmail!

Official Google Blog: A cure for the common inbox

11/12/2005 @ 09:55 UTC

kayodeok : Official Google Blog: A cure for the common inbox - Starting this week, you can see headlines from your favorite blogs and news sites right above your Inbox. Gmail tips and relevant text ads appear from time to time as well

TechCrunch » Writely Is Kicking A**

11/12/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

ricmac : TechCrunch » Writely Is Kicking A**

Online Rights Canada

11/12/2005 @ 07:55 UTC

WillPate : Online Rights Canada - "We believe that Canadians should have a voice in copyright law, access to information, freedom from censorship, and other issues that we face in the digital world."

west elm

11/12/2005 @ 06:55 UTC

deusx : west elm - "Candle cups perch atop wide flare bases, which balance the candles. Handmade from clear glass."

Inside Higher Ed :: Rating Doctoral Programs

11/12/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

gleuschk : Inside Higher Ed :: Rating Doctoral Programs - National Research Council begins next-gen ratings (not rankings) of phd programs

I've heard of sharks with briefcases

11/12/2005 @ 03:56 UTC

kellan : I've heard of sharks with briefcases - but this is more literal then I had in mind. #

Real-World Browser Size Stats, Part II | evolt.org

11/12/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

jimray : Real-World Browser Size Stats, Part II | evolt.org - How much actual screen real estate do you have to work with?

Slashdot | Five Reasons Why Web 2.0 Matters

11/12/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

ricmac : Slashdot | Five Reasons Why Web 2.0 Matters - /.ers finally start to discuss web 2.0 - with predictable results...

PaidContent.org: Yahoo-Seven

11/12/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

ricmac : PaidContent.org: Yahoo-Seven - Yahoo Combines Australian Business With Seven Network; To Change Name to Yahoo7

Heckling Adaptive Path - Signal vs. Noise (by 37signals)

11/12/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

ricmac : Heckling Adaptive Path - Signal vs. Noise (by 37signals)

Yahoo! Press Release re Yahoo Aus/NZ and Seven deal

11/12/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

ricmac : Yahoo! Press Release re Yahoo Aus/NZ and Seven deal - Terry Semel: "This is the best combination to benefit from increased broadband penetration, rich media consumption, and the growing cross-media advertising spend. Together, I believe we can deliver the most engaging and innovative rich media experience fo

China Web2.0 Review » Douban: Discover And Share Books Movies and Music

11/12/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

ricmac : China Web2.0 Review » Douban: Discover And Share Books Movies and Music

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