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Yahoo, Google, MSN announce "nofollow" support to combat comment and Trackback spam

19/01/2005 @ 05:07 UTC

Andy Baio : Yahoo, Google, MSN announce "nofollow" support to combat comment and Trackback spam - more details about the spec that removes the Pagerank incentive for spammers [via]  [via]

Jason Shellen : Preventing comment spam - In which we (Google) propose a tag to help address the problem of comment spam. #

Rod Begbie : Google Blog: Preventing Comment Spam - New URL tag to help make weblog comments (and wiki pages) less appealing to spammers. #

Clément Hardoüin : Google prend des mesures contre le spam - Une façon détournée de dire que l'algorythme de Page Rank a atteint ses limites ?

Paul Hammond : Google Blog - Preventing comment spam - We hope the web software community will quickly adopt this attribute

Simon Willison : Google Blog: Preventing comment spam - I was right, then.

Kayode Okeyode : Preventing comment spam with rel="nofollow" - Preventing comment spam with rel="nofollow"

franklinmint.fm: rel="nofollow"

18/01/2005 @ 02:01 UTC

Simon Willison : franklinmint.fm: rel="nofollow" - Robert spotted it first.

Daring Fireball: Small, Cheap, and Without a Display

18/01/2005 @ 01:02 UTC

deusx : Daring Fireball: Small, Cheap, and Without a Display - "The one-two punch of the Mac Mini and iPod Shuffle comprise the most aggressive, boldest venture in the Jobs 2.0 era at Apple."

Simon Willison : Small, Cheap, and Without a Display - John Gruber's analysis of the MacWorld expo.

SpellBound - Spellchecker for Firefox and the Mozilla Suite

18/01/2005 @ 00:38 UTC

Rod Begbie : SpellBound - Spellchecker for Firefox and the Mozilla Suite - Why haven't I found this before? Speelchuck your posts/webmails/form submissions right in Firefox. #

Simon Willison : SpellBound 0.7.3 - Spellchecker extension for Firefox. (via) [via]

Jeremy Zawodny : SpellBound - SpellBound: Spellchecker for Firefox and the Mozilla Suite

BBC - Comedy - Armando Iannucci

17/01/2005 @ 02:04 UTC

Simon Willison : BBC - Comedy - Armando Iannucci - Finally, news on a DVD of "The Armando Iannucci Show".

A Mac-to-PC switcher movie

17/01/2005 @ 02:01 UTC

Simon Willison : A Mac-to-PC switcher movie - Yet Another Parody, but this one made me chuckle. (via) [via]

Macworld Expo and Web Standards: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

16/01/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Simon Willison : Macworld Expo and Web Standards: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly - Apparently the HTML export from Pages sucks, horribly.

Wikipedia:Wikipedia Day

16/01/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Simon Willison : Wikipedia:Wikipedia Day - Wikipedia, English edition turns 4.

The Stripper-FAQ

16/01/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Simon Willison : The Stripper-FAQ - Surprisingly informative and not in the least bit sleazy. (via) [via]

Jeremy Zawodny : The Stripper-FAQ - The Stripper-FAQ: How to become an Exotic Dancer

Tufte has posted a new chapter from his upcoming book, Beautiful Evidence

14/01/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

jkottke : Tufte has posted a new chapter from his upcoming book, Beautiful Evidence - Chapter is called "Corrupt Techniques in Evidence Presentations", some of the ugly evidence in the book.

Simon Willison : Corrupt Techniques in Evidence Presentations - A new chapter from Edward Tufte's Beautiful Evidence. (via) [via]

Internet Explorer drops support for bookmarklets?

13/01/2005 @ 09:18 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : Internet Explorer drops support for bookmarklets? - Jesse: "Internet Explorer's support for bookmarklets has declined steadily since IE 5.5. IE 5.5 supported 2083-character bookmarklets. IE 6.0 only supported 508-character bookmarklets. IE 6.0 in XP SP2 only supported 508-character bookmarklets and counted #

Paul Hammond : Jesse Ruderman: Internet Explorer drops support for bookmarklets? - When did that change?

Simon Willison : Internet Explorer drops support for bookmarklets? - Latest patch prevents drag-n-drop to toolbar.

iPod Shuffle review

12/01/2005 @ 05:55 UTC

Dan Cederholm : iPod Shuffle review - I too, love that the marketing embraces the fact that it doesn't have a display. Brilliant.

Simon Willison : Russell Beattie reviews the iPod shuffle - Reconfirming his position as the world's number one early adopter.

Nelson Minar : iPod shuffle review - Apparently it really is just like a normal USB drive

Jeremy Zawodny : My iPod Shuffle Review - My iPod Shuffle Review: damn, russ got one fast!

Turn any iPod into an iPod Shuffle in 3 easy steps

12/01/2005 @ 03:58 UTC

jkottke : Turn any iPod into an iPod Shuffle in 3 easy steps

Simon Willison : Turn any iPod into an iPod Shuffle in 3 easy steps! - "Now you can enjoy the iPod Shuffle's cool new feature without having to go buy a new player."

Andy's Sandbox

12/01/2005 @ 02:14 UTC

Simon Willison : Andy's Sandbox - The PLink Abductor has been joined by a funky pullout technique. (via) [via]

Rhino now supports E4X

12/01/2005 @ 02:10 UTC

Simon Willison : Rhino now supports E4X - Rhino is a JavaScript implementation in Java; E4X provides native XML support as a language feature.

The E4X Specification

12/01/2005 @ 02:07 UTC

Simon Willison : The E4X Specification

www.imacmini.com

12/01/2005 @ 02:04 UTC

Simon Willison : www.imacmini.com - Interesting...

Picture of the iMac mini

12/01/2005 @ 02:01 UTC

Simon Willison : Picture of the iMac mini - I don't think this is a fake.

iWork - Pages

12/01/2005 @ 01:58 UTC

Simon Willison : iWork - Pages - Might make the Word Processing market interesting again. (via) [via]

@media 2005

12/01/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Simon Willison : @media 2005 - Web Standards / accessibility conference in London, with a great list of speakers but a painful registration fee.

iPod shuffle, official homepage

11/01/2005 @ 20:58 UTC

Andy Baio : iPod shuffle, official homepage - "do not eat iPod shuffle"

jkottke : The iPod shuffle

Nelson Minar : iPod shuffle - $99 Flash iPod

Simon Willison : iPod shuffle - Smaller than a pack of gum.

bmilleare : Apple - iPod shuffle

plasticbag : Oooh. Shiny. Apple have just announced they're selling lots of multicoloured versions of the iPod Shuffle - I mean, I know I'll link to anything that Apple do, but still. Pretty. I wonder if I need another iPod.

Mac mini, official homepage

11/01/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Mac mini, official homepage - do not taunt Mac mini

jkottke : The Mac mini

Rod Begbie : Apple - Mac mini - Gorgeous. You can stick yer iPod Shuffles. *This* was the most important Apple announcement today. #

Nelson Minar : Mac mini - $499, tiny, quiet

Simon Willison : Mac mini - Small, cheap, pretty.

bmilleare : Apple - Mac mini

Kayode Okeyode : Introducing Mac mini

podSites.com

10/01/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

Anne van Kesteren : podSites.com - Now I really need an iPod! #

Dan Cederholm : podSites - A new site that explains how to create and organize content for your iPod.

Simon Willison : podSites.com - Resources for creating mini websites to load on to iPods.

Richard Rutter : podSites - How to create ‘websites’ for use on an iPod (filed under Tools & software).

doug : podSites - I?m still behing the game, catching up. John and Russ launched this site a couple weeks ago to cover and index the mini-resources available for iPods.

Emulating Prototyping of DOM Objects in Internet Explorer

10/01/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Simon Willison : Emulating Prototyping of DOM Objects in Internet Explorer - Paul Sowden with another cunning JavaScript hack.

safari not running preventDefault and stopPropagation

9/01/2005 @ 02:17 UTC

Simon Willison : safari not running preventDefault and stopPropagation - I've been bitten by this too; anyone know of a workaround?

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