Always have Correct Change in your wallet

20/06/2006 @ 22:10 UTC

merlinmann : Always have Correct Change in your wallet - Although I can't imagine when I'd want to carry it around, I admire the ingenuity of the "exact change card." via:BB

USATODAY.com - More companies tell workers to silence cellphones

20/06/2006 @ 22:09 UTC

merlinmann : USATODAY.com - More companies tell workers to silence cellphones - "Thirty percent of employees said cellphones ringing at work was their No. 1 pet peeve."

edgeofmyseat.com relaunch

20/06/2006 @ 22:09 UTC

Jon Hicks : edgeofmyseat.com relaunch - Ran out of time to mention this before @media, but I recently worked with Rachel Andrew to rebrand and realign her business site, edge of my seat.com.

The Joy of Tech comic - The annoying behavior of the RIAA scum bird

20/06/2006 @ 22:09 UTC

deusx : The Joy of Tech comic - The annoying behavior of the RIAA scum bird

Wired News: The Scariest Terror Threat of All

20/06/2006 @ 22:08 UTC

deusx : Wired News: The Scariest Terror Threat of All - "Terrorism has always been rare, and for all we've heard about 9/11 changing the world, it's still rare."

Files Are Not for Sharing

20/06/2006 @ 22:08 UTC

Andy Baio : Files Are Not for Sharing - a children's primer by Matthew Baldwin and Goopymart

Linux 2.6.17 kernel: better WiFi, faster performance

20/06/2006 @ 22:08 UTC

wearehugh : Linux 2.6.17 kernel: better WiFi, faster performance - now supports airport extreme

MenuManipulator 20060418.1 - MozillaZine Forums

20/06/2006 @ 22:08 UTC

wearehugh : MenuManipulator 20060418.1 - MozillaZine Forums

Erawan's pad thai recipe

20/06/2006 @ 21:09 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Erawan's pad thai recipe - my favorite pad thai, cool that they post the recipe (via del.icio.us/tag/syracuse) [via]

VaniTees from The Onion

20/06/2006 @ 21:09 UTC

jimray : VaniTees from The Onion - These are brilliant

GadgetNews : Use GIF over PNG in your Gadgets

20/06/2006 @ 21:08 UTC

jimray : GadgetNews : Use GIF over PNG in your Gadgets - This is fucking asinine. Why not, instead of encouraging developers to use an inferior, ancient image format, FUCKING FIX THE PNG TRANSPARENCY ISSUE IN IE!!

Growth guru not feeling lucky with Google

20/06/2006 @ 21:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Growth guru not feeling lucky with Google - Growth guru not feeling lucky with Google: ouch!

A takedown request from This American Life

20/06/2006 @ 21:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : A takedown request from This American Life - A takedown request from This American Life: or "PRI doesn't understand copyright..."

deusx : Jon Udell: A takedown request from This American Life - "This American Life had converted from RealAudio streams to MP3s. That meant it was now possible to [synthesize] an RSS feed with enclosures,"

List of fictional expletives - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

20/06/2006 @ 20:09 UTC

deusx : List of fictional expletives - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - "This list of fictional expletives contains expletives invented by writers of fictionoften science fiction or fantasyto add nuance to the fictional cultures in their work, and sometimes as a form of censorship"

Warrenellis.com - On Writing A TV Pilot

20/06/2006 @ 20:08 UTC

deusx : Warrenellis.com - On Writing A TV Pilot - "So if anyone wants me tonight, I'll be speaking dialogue aloud and generally acting like a schizophrenic until 4am."

10 tips on writing reusable code

20/06/2006 @ 19:09 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : 10 tips on writing reusable code - (via del.icio.us/popular) [via]

Rainbow clouds

20/06/2006 @ 19:09 UTC

Nelson Minar : Rainbow clouds - Cool atmosphere effect (via digg)

SF Bay boat positions

20/06/2006 @ 19:09 UTC

Nelson Minar : SF Bay boat positions - Real time tracking of ship traffic (via Digg)

Evince Simply a document viewer

20/06/2006 @ 19:08 UTC

deusx : Evince Simply a document viewer - "Evince is a document viewer for multiple document formats. It currently supports pdf, postscript, djvu, tiff and dvi."

Hire Me | 2006-06-20 | BitWorking

20/06/2006 @ 19:08 UTC

wearehugh : Hire Me | 2006-06-20 | BitWorking

Interview with photographer Chip Simons about inspiration and originality

20/06/2006 @ 19:08 UTC

jkottke : Interview with photographer Chip Simons about inspiration and originality - Interview with photographer Chip Simons about inspiration and originality. "You can get work for fancy magazines with just a big ego."

Hardy Boys cover art

20/06/2006 @ 18:09 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Hardy Boys cover art - (via Information Junk) [via]

list of problems solved by MacGyver

20/06/2006 @ 18:09 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : list of problems solved by MacGyver - (via clickolinko) [via]

deusx : List of problems solved by MacGyver - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - "This is a list of problems that have been solved by the fictional character MacGyver from the television program of the same name."

how the Pepsi Challenge failed as marketing

20/06/2006 @ 18:09 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : how the Pepsi Challenge failed as marketing - (via Boing Boing) [via]

Opera 9 is released

20/06/2006 @ 18:08 UTC

Jon Hicks : Opera 9 is released - The betas have been around for a while, but this is the real deal! All it needs now is a REALLY good skin.

Part Time Paid Intern Position Available

20/06/2006 @ 17:08 UTC

Eric Meyer : Part Time Paid Intern Position Available - Molly Holzschlag seeks a part-time intern, location unimportant.

The hygiene hypothesis of allergies "argues that exposure to more natural environments such as fa...

20/06/2006 @ 17:08 UTC

jkottke : The hygiene hypothesis of allergies "argues that exposure to more natural environments such as farms early in life helps train the body to respond appropriately to harmless microbes and pollen" - The hygiene hypothesis of allergies "argues that exposure to more natural environments such as farms early in life helps train the body to respond appropriately to harmless microbes and pollen". Could also be called the "let your kids eat dirt hypothesis"

"Shy people may be quiet, but there's a lot going on in their heads. When they encounter a fright...

20/06/2006 @ 17:08 UTC

jkottke : "Shy people may be quiet, but there's a lot going on in their heads. When they encounter a frightening or unfamiliar situation -- meeting someone new, for example -- a brain region responsible for negative emotions goes into overdrive." - "Shy people may be quiet, but there's a lot going on in their heads. When they encounter a frightening or unfamiliar situation -- meeting someone new, for example -- a brain region responsible for negative emotions goes into overdrive." (via mr) [via]

Matthew M. Boedicker : the rewards of being shy - "One interpretation is that extremely shy children have an increased sensitivity to many types of stimuli--both frightening and rewarding" (via kottke.org remaindered links) [via]

[Ffmpeg-devel] Re: Differences between mencoder andffmpegwhenencoding using x264

20/06/2006 @ 16:09 UTC

wearehugh : [Ffmpeg-devel] Re: Differences between mencoder andffmpegwhenencoding using x264

Le planning des confénces de Paris Web 2006

20/06/2006 @ 15:08 UTC

Philippe Janvier : Le planning des confénces de Paris Web 2006 - "Deux jours pleins à craquer de discussions sur les bonnes pratiques, ça ne se refuse pas !" [via#

Video: Reanimating Marlon Brando for Superman Returns

20/06/2006 @ 14:08 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: Reanimating Marlon Brando for Superman Returns - great clip breaking down the effects process  [via]

What you wiki is what you get

20/06/2006 @ 12:13 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : What you wiki is what you get

Blogging From TextMate

20/06/2006 @ 12:10 UTC

Jon Hicks : Blogging From TextMate - Woohoo! I’m off to see if this works with the new Textpattern XML-RPC. I love when I can use an app to combine other tasks.

jkottke : Screencast showing how you can post to your blog from TextMate - Screencast showing how you can post to your blog from TextMate. Wow.

5klatek.pl - Polish photography magazine in PDF

20/06/2006 @ 09:08 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : 5klatek.pl - Polish photography magazine in PDF

Lineform

20/06/2006 @ 08:09 UTC

joshua : Lineform - inexpensive raster editing package

David Berlind on Web Accessibility

20/06/2006 @ 08:09 UTC

Isofarro : David Berlind on Web Accessibility - 'Unless society changes significantly, there will always be technologies available which are not 'accessible' - does this mean we should therefore never require accessibility? Does not being ready therefore exonerate our responsibilities? I can't accept t

How to get sound, restful sleep

20/06/2006 @ 07:09 UTC

merlinmann : How to get sound, restful sleep - More advice on getting better sleep.

New Theme: Japanese Cherry Blossom

20/06/2006 @ 07:09 UTC

merlinmann : New Theme: Japanese Cherry Blossom - Lovely mod to the WP Hemingway theme. (I use a lightly modified Hemingway on MerlinMann.com)

::ZIZONE:: blog: How to resize your watch band

20/06/2006 @ 07:08 UTC

deusx : ::ZIZONE:: blog: How to resize your watch band - "Ok, it is weekend, you feel like your watch does not fit you, you want to resize, the band is made of some steel, you're too lazy to go anywhere, here is how"

Sploid: White House ignored Iran's 2003 make-nice

20/06/2006 @ 07:08 UTC

deusx : Sploid: White House ignored Iran's 2003 make-nice - "Former administration officials said that in failing to consider the overtures made by Teheran, the U.S. missed an opportunity to prevent Iran from achieving nuclear capability."

YouTube - 1000 Arten ein Bier zu öffnen

20/06/2006 @ 07:08 UTC

deusx : YouTube - 1000 Arten ein Bier zu öffnen - A crapload of ways to open a beer bottle

Keeping MacBook in sync with desktop | urlgreyhot

20/06/2006 @ 06:09 UTC

merlinmann : Keeping MacBook in sync with desktop | urlgreyhot - Michael Angeles on doing sync without .Mac

Little Brown Dress

20/06/2006 @ 06:09 UTC

merlinmann : Little Brown Dress - I completely love this. She makes a brown dress and wears it every day for a year. via:MeFi

The black DS Lite, in the flesh - Joystiq

20/06/2006 @ 06:08 UTC

deusx : The black DS Lite, in the flesh - Joystiq - I wonder if it costs $150 more than the DS Lite in white?

Bear eats oatmeal in woman's kitchen - Yahoo! News

20/06/2006 @ 06:08 UTC

deusx : Bear eats oatmeal in woman's kitchen - Yahoo! News - "The bear didn't appear to be aggressive and wasn't destroying the house, so they just let it do what it was doing and eventually the bear decided to make its way out of the residence and down toward a forested gully"

Mother duck makes annual traffic-stopping trip

20/06/2006 @ 06:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Mother duck makes annual traffic-stopping trip - Mother duck makes annual traffic-stopping trip: A mother duck brought traffic in central Dublin to a standstill for an annual event Friday as she marched her seven ducklings to a pond for their first swim.

iB::Topic::ffmpeg/h264/itunes/60gb

20/06/2006 @ 06:08 UTC

wearehugh : iB::Topic::ffmpeg/h264/itunes/60gb

Syracuse State Tower Building peregrine falcon webcam

20/06/2006 @ 05:08 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Syracuse State Tower Building peregrine falcon webcam

Helix :: "Mahmoud's Wives" by Janis Ian

20/06/2006 @ 05:08 UTC

deusx : Helix :: "Mahmoud's Wives" by Janis Ian - "When the rains came, Mahmoud packed his wives into a large canister and loaded them onto the truck."

Highest Management Patsy

20/06/2006 @ 04:08 UTC

Linkorama : Highest Management Patsy - Cnet Japan translation of Open source and Web 2.0 which change software industry

Rosslyn Chapel

20/06/2006 @ 04:08 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Rosslyn Chapel

Infamous Adventures

20/06/2006 @ 03:08 UTC

jimray : Infamous Adventures - Holy crap - King's Quest III - Yay for virtual pc

Pyrcast

20/06/2006 @ 02:08 UTC

Rod Begbie : Pyrcast - Stream ripper for Pandora. Specify a station and a playlist length, and get a stash of MP3s to copy to your MP3 player. Countdown to DMCA letter.... [via#

Personal Trainers Available by the Download - New York Times

20/06/2006 @ 01:08 UTC

jimray : Personal Trainers Available by the Download - New York Times

Office 2007 is the Bravest Upgrade Ever

20/06/2006 @ 01:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Office 2007 is the Bravest Upgrade Ever - Office 2007 is the Bravest Upgrade Ever: "By radically changing the user interface in Office 2007, Microsoft made the riskiest bet in the history of commercial software. And I think they're going to win the bet."

Simon Willison : Office 2007 is the Bravest Upgrade Ever - Anil Dash likes the ribbon. It's definitely one heck of a risky move.

Broken Windows Theory

20/06/2006 @ 01:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Broken Windows Theory - Broken Windows Theory: "Vista. The term stirs the imagination to conceive of beautiful possibilities just around the corner. And 'just around the corner' is what Windows Vista has been, and has remained, for the past two years."

Wikio Live !

20/06/2006 @ 00:09 UTC

Philippe Janvier : Wikio Live ! - Un digg like qui clignote comme un abre de Noël. M'enerve déjà un peu. Une pause s'impose. [via#

Five things you didn't know you could do with Yahoo!

20/06/2006 @ 00:09 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Five things you didn't know you could do with Yahoo! - Five things you didn't know you could do with Yahoo!: why not pick more oscure stuff?

SimpleBits | London(e)

20/06/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

Paul Hammond : SimpleBits | London(e) - For those that attended the session, I’ve posted the presentation slides

The Wonderful World of Bugs

20/06/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

Paul Hammond : The Wonderful World of Bugs

DOM Scripting: atMedia slides

20/06/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

Paul Hammond : DOM Scripting: atMedia slides - The talk went pretty well. It followed the usual structure

peterme.com: Don't you all know what each other is going to say?

20/06/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

Paul Hammond : peterme.com: Don't you all know what each other is going to say? - Why aren't things getting shaken up more? Or are these just excuses for friends to hang out fabulously in public?

Subtraction: Mirror, Mirror

20/06/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

Paul Hammond : Subtraction: Mirror, Mirror - the lesson that I’ll take away from all of this is: avoid using reflections, unless it’s the year 2016 and you’re going for an unmistakably retro and kitschy 2006 look

Subtraction: Calling All Famous People

20/06/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

Paul Hammond : Subtraction: Calling All Famous People - I owe at least one small but very cherished building block in my career to the idea that people you admire can treat you with respect and humility. It’s something I hope I never forget.

The War on Fluff

20/06/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

Andy Baio : The War on Fluff - Cambridge politicians try to ban the Fluffernutter from public schools

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