Genevieve Gauckler

11/05/2006 @ 23:08 UTC

Jon Hicks : Genevieve Gauckler - I haven’t enjoyed a site so much in ages. Pure explorative joy

Designer Michael Bierut confesses: "I am a plagiarist"

11/05/2006 @ 23:08 UTC

jkottke : Designer Michael Bierut confesses: "I am a plagiarist" - Designer Michael Bierut confesses: "I am a plagiarist". "...my mind is stuffed full of graphic design, graphic design done by other people. How can I be sure that any idea that comes out of that same mind is absolutely my own?"

How I Work: Merlin Mann - Lifehacker

11/05/2006 @ 22:10 UTC

merlinmann : How I Work: Merlin Mann - Lifehacker - Lifehacker asked me about the apps, sites, and systems I use.

Photo Gallery Plugin for MT

11/05/2006 @ 22:10 UTC

Douglas Bowman : Photo Gallery Plugin for MT - Byrne Reese, MT fanatic (and technically, employee of Six Apart), created a plugin that automates the installation of my Photo Gallery Templates for Movable Type. One simple download (then upload to your server) of this uber-plugin, and all the required p

NPR interview with David Remnick

11/05/2006 @ 22:08 UTC

jkottke : NPR interview with David Remnick - NPR interview with David Remnick. Here's a newly-released collection of his recent writing, which includes his interview with Al Gore.

Second full-length trailer for Pixar's Cars

11/05/2006 @ 22:08 UTC

jkottke : Second full-length trailer for Pixar's Cars - Second full-length trailer for Pixar's Cars.

World66 - Home

11/05/2006 @ 21:12 UTC

jimray : World66 - Home - Cool collaborative travel guides

Welcome To Ultimate Hikes - Ultimate Hikes

11/05/2006 @ 21:10 UTC

jimray : Welcome To Ultimate Hikes - Ultimate Hikes

What Is the Best Work of American Fiction of the Last 25 Years? - New York Times

11/05/2006 @ 21:10 UTC

jimray : What Is the Best Work of American Fiction of the Last 25 Years? - New York Times

Two Parts Vodka, a Twist of Science - New York Times

11/05/2006 @ 21:10 UTC

jimray : Two Parts Vodka, a Twist of Science - New York Times - Molecular mixology

A Pie-in-the-Sky Treehouse Made Real - New York Times

11/05/2006 @ 21:10 UTC

jimray : A Pie-in-the-Sky Treehouse Made Real - New York Times

What Is Augment? - AugTerm

11/05/2006 @ 21:09 UTC

deusx : What Is Augment? - AugTerm - "AugTerm is a terminal emulation program which emulates a terminal that was used to communicate with Doug Engelbart's Augment system."

Wired News: Feds Want Hacker's Genetic Code

11/05/2006 @ 21:08 UTC

deusx : Wired News: Feds Want Hacker's Genetic Code - "Lamo's refusal is based on a religious objection to giving blood, and he's willing to provide his DNA in another form."

Augment Introductory Tutorial

11/05/2006 @ 21:08 UTC

deusx : Augment Introductory Tutorial - "This file is a sort of " programmed text" for new users of Augment."

John Labovitz's E-Zine-List ~ E-Zines by Keyword

11/05/2006 @ 20:09 UTC

kaninka.net : John Labovitz's E-Zine-List ~ E-Zines by Keyword

mnot’s Web log: Vendor-pires

11/05/2006 @ 20:08 UTC

znarf : mnot’s Web log: Vendor-pires - here’s no intrinsic value in WS-* unless you’re trying to suck money out of your customers #

Simon Willison : mnot: Vendor-pires - WS-* vendors and vampires. [via]

Paul Hammond : mnot’s Web log: Vendor-pires - there’s no intrinsic value in WS-* unless you’re trying to suck money out of your customers

National Weather Service - Reno, NV

11/05/2006 @ 20:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : National Weather Service - Reno, NV - National Weather Service - Reno, NV: this will be quite useful starting on Saturday

Reno NWS Area Forecast Discussion

11/05/2006 @ 20:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Reno NWS Area Forecast Discussion - Reno NWS Area Forecast Discussion: more goodness from the National Weather Service

No dancing in the Parthenon!

11/05/2006 @ 20:08 UTC

Andy Baio : No dancing in the Parthenon! - good to know

Nelson Minar : Arrested for dancing - Crazy tourist story (via Zawodny)

Video: Duck Hunt on the Nintendo Wii

11/05/2006 @ 19:08 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: Duck Hunt on the Nintendo Wii - nuts, they should've added the gloating dog

Steven Johnson responds to the endangered joy of serendipity piece, I just linked to, arguing tha...

11/05/2006 @ 19:08 UTC

jkottke : Steven Johnson responds to the endangered joy of serendipity piece, I just linked to, arguing that the web is a much better serendipity engine than the library - Steven Johnson responds to (blasts? slams?) the endangered joy of serendipity piece I just linked to, arguing that the web is a much better serendipity engine than the library. (BTW, I think Steven is part machine himself...after posting that link, I took

Milo Vermeulen : stevenberlinjohnson.com on serendipity on the web - Steven Johnson on serendipity on the web [via]

iPod owners are thieves, its the only possible explanation

11/05/2006 @ 18:09 UTC

Jon Hicks : iPod owners are thieves, its the only possible explanation - Rob Glaser of Real Networks: “If you want interoperable music today, there is a very easy solution: it’s called stealing”. Or ripping your own CD’s? Twat.

AIM Pages - AOL breaking down the Walled Garden

11/05/2006 @ 18:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : AIM Pages - AOL breaking down the Walled Garden - AIM Pages - AOL breaking down the Walled Garden: "It currently features modules like delicious, netflix and youtube - but there's a whole lot more to come!"

Fonts on football (soccer) jerseys

11/05/2006 @ 18:08 UTC

jkottke : Fonts on football (soccer) jerseys - Fonts on football (soccer) jerseys.

William McKeen on the "endangered joys of serendipity"

11/05/2006 @ 18:08 UTC

jkottke : William McKeen on the "endangered joys of serendipity" - William McKeen on the "endangered joys of serendipity". "Do people browse anymore? We have become such a directed people. We can target what we want, thanks to the Internet. It's efficient, but dull."

What Is the best work of American fiction of the last 25 years?

11/05/2006 @ 17:08 UTC

jkottke : What Is the best work of American fiction of the last 25 years? - What Is the best work of American fiction of the last 25 years? Toni Morrison's Beloved. In a companion piece, A.O. Scott writes: "I was surprised at how few of the highly praised, boldly ambitious books by younger writers - by which I mean writers under [via]

What's the fastest way to get to the JFK airport in NYC?

11/05/2006 @ 17:08 UTC

jkottke : What's the fastest way to get to the JFK airport in NYC? - What's the fastest way to get to the JFK airport in NYC? Helicopter, bus, subway, car, or cab? (Didn't the NY Times or the NYer do a piece like this several months ago?)

BREITBART.COM - April Tax Revenue 2nd-Highest in History

11/05/2006 @ 14:08 UTC

deusx : BREITBART.COM - April Tax Revenue 2nd-Highest in History - I thought we got tax cuts? "A flood of income tax payments pushed up government receipts to the second-highest level in history in April, giving the country a sizable surplus for the month."

subLYMONal

11/05/2006 @ 08:08 UTC

Nelson Minar : subLYMONal - As seen on Lost. I eat this crap up, whatever it is. Spoilers?

Missouri Elections: 2006 Approved Initiative Petitions

11/05/2006 @ 07:08 UTC

Wayne Burkett : Missouri Elections: 2006 Approved Initiative Petitions - Proposals include: allowing stem cell research, a minimum wage increase, banning transhumanism, eminent domain reform, medicaid expansion. #

Improv Everywhere

11/05/2006 @ 07:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Improv Everywhere - Improv Everywhere: "we cause scenes"

You're Rich? Terrific. Now Pay Up.

11/05/2006 @ 07:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : You're Rich? Terrific. Now Pay Up. - You're Rich? Terrific. Now Pay Up.: "It's not about oil. It's about fairness."

New 'Anti-Abortion Pill' Kills Mother, Leaves Fetus Alive

11/05/2006 @ 07:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : New 'Anti-Abortion Pill' Kills Mother, Leaves Fetus Alive - New 'Anti-Abortion Pill' Kills Mother, Leaves Fetus Alive: hahahahaha...

Man buys fighter jet, wants refund

11/05/2006 @ 06:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Man buys fighter jet, wants refund - Man buys fighter jet, wants refund: "A Chinese businessman who bought a Russian fighter jet online wants his money back after finding it could not be shipped to China" Shipped? Why not fly it?

Nomopoly IV

11/05/2006 @ 06:08 UTC

wearehugh : Nomopoly IV - new game starts on may 14th

Google's community search

11/05/2006 @ 04:09 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Google's community search - Google's community search: "all day Google's WiFi network failed to work"

Federal Aviation Administration - Aviation Handbooks and Manuals

11/05/2006 @ 04:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Federal Aviation Administration - Aviation Handbooks and Manuals - Federal Aviation Administration - Aviation Handbooks and Manuals: some useful free publications from the FAA [via]

New Sam & Max game back from the dead

11/05/2006 @ 04:08 UTC

Andy Baio : New Sam & Max game back from the dead - stop toying with my emotions, people  [via]

Emily Short's observations on using Inform 7

11/05/2006 @ 04:08 UTC

Andy Baio : Emily Short's observations on using Inform 7 - writing interactive fiction with natural language

deusx : Some Observations on Using Inform 7 - "Several people have asked me to discuss in depth why I find I7 more powerful than I6 for complex projects."

Jason Scott on the Best and the Interesting

11/05/2006 @ 04:08 UTC

Andy Baio : Jason Scott on the Best and the Interesting - I predict Jason Scott will be crowned a saint of the Internet era

Google Trend graph for "the" and "and"

11/05/2006 @ 03:08 UTC

jkottke : Google Trend graph for "the" and "and" - Google Trend graph for "the" and "and". I would have expected them to be flatter.

WoW: Burning Crusade

11/05/2006 @ 02:10 UTC

Linkorama : WoW: Burning Crusade - The Gamer has an exclusive article about the news, an exclusive Burning Crusade video trailer and screen shots, and an extended Q.&A. with Jeff Kaplan, one of World of Warcraft’s top designers.

We Media Wiki

11/05/2006 @ 02:10 UTC

Linkorama : We Media Wiki - A call to action and an emphasis on how we need to "put more we" in We Media

YouTube - Some girl playing Super Mario Galaxy

11/05/2006 @ 02:09 UTC

deusx : YouTube - Some girl playing Super Mario Galaxy - "Oh god! Oh...oh god!"

infojunkies: Coffee supply crisis on horizon for 2007

11/05/2006 @ 02:09 UTC

deusx : infojunkies: Coffee supply crisis on horizon for 2007 - "Coffee futures may spike next year because of a looming shortage of green coffee beans caused by growing consumer demand coupled with an off year in Brazil's biennial crop cycle."

Nintendo Wii - Hardware Information

11/05/2006 @ 02:09 UTC

deusx : Nintendo Wii - Hardware Information - "Wii's elegant design makes it an inviting addition to your entertainment setup without monopolizing it."

Nintendo Wii - Controllers

11/05/2006 @ 02:09 UTC

deusx : Nintendo Wii - Controllers - "They're your weapons to blast your way through the harried world of Metroid Prime 3: Corruption and the gritty underworld of Red Steel."

Boing Boing: Trephanation kit on eBay

11/05/2006 @ 02:09 UTC

deusx : Boing Boing: Trephanation kit on eBay - "Trephination is an ancient surgical procedure where a hole is drilled in the skull."

E3: Image of the REAL "light gun" peripheral for the Nintendo Wii

11/05/2006 @ 02:08 UTC

deusx : E3: Image of the REAL "light gun" peripheral for the Nintendo Wii - "Here's the question: which will be more sucessful - the Nintendo Pirate Pistol or the Nintendo Ninja Nunchuk?"

On-Demand Javascript - Ajax Patterns

11/05/2006 @ 02:08 UTC

deusx : On-Demand Javascript - Ajax Patterns - "Download Javascript as and when required, instead of downloading it all on page load. "

FireBug Forums :: View topic - Firebug 0.3.2 causes XML view to fail

11/05/2006 @ 02:08 UTC

deusx : FireBug Forums :: View topic - Firebug 0.3.2 causes XML view to fail - "I just upgraded to Firebug 0.3.2 and noticded that when loading an XML file from the local file system or via a website, it displays it as if it had no style sheet applied (in otherwords, just the text nodes are displayed). The full XML structure (elemen

LAMP for vmware player

11/05/2006 @ 02:08 UTC

bmilleare : LAMP for vmware player

Yahoo! UI Library: Grids CSS

11/05/2006 @ 01:08 UTC

Simon Willison : Yahoo! UI Library: Grids CSS - This stuff is absolutely brilliant.

AutoComplete, Windowing, Menu and More: A Second Beta Release for the YUI Library

11/05/2006 @ 01:08 UTC

Simon Willison : AutoComplete, Windowing, Menu and More: A Second Beta Release for the YUI Library - More design patterns, more widgets, new CSS stuff, lots of improvements overall.

Paul Hammond : AutoComplete, Windowing, Menu and More: A Second Beta Release for the YUI Library » Yahoo! User Interface Blog - The normalizing strategies applied in CSS Reset and CSS Fonts provide a stable foundation for my favorite CSS package, the CSS Page Grids

PHP: __halt_compiler()

11/05/2006 @ 01:08 UTC

Simon Willison : PHP: __halt_compiler() - This is nuts.

Matthew M. Boedicker : PHP function to stop compiler so you can put arbitrary data at the end of a script

Mark Shuttleworth » Call for testing bzr 0.8

11/05/2006 @ 00:09 UTC

jcgregorio : Mark Shuttleworth » Call for testing bzr 0.8 - "no optimisation and is written in Python with no C extensions."

Yahoo! UI Library: Grids CSS

11/05/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

bmilleare : Yahoo! UI Library: Grids CSS

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