Levels of Accessibility Knowledge

2/06/2006 @ 23:10 UTC

Isofarro : Levels of Accessibility Knowledge - I guess I'm a level 4, except for the parts 'but thinks I'm a twat nonetheless. Has his (sic) own podcast on iTunes'. Some level 5 traits, typically the snarky ones.

Alabama revisits states’ rights debate - Politics - MSNBC.com

2/06/2006 @ 23:08 UTC

jimray : Alabama revisits states’ rights debate - Politics - MSNBC.com - Awesome. I say let 'em legislate themselves back to the fucking stone ages.

Negroponte's now $130 PC due in April 2007

2/06/2006 @ 23:08 UTC

Rod Begbie : Negroponte's now $130 PC due in April 2007 - Nigeria is reportedly highly interested in the $100 laptop. Won't it feel good when you know that the "Your relative Larry Begbie has died" spams were produced on one? #

Flight in 1903

2/06/2006 @ 23:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Flight in 1903 - Flight in 1903: On December 17, 1903, two bicycle mechanics from Ohio realized one of humanity’s wildest dreams: For 12 seconds they were possessed of true flight. Before the day ended, Orville and Wilbur Wright would keep their wood-wire-and-cloth

When the bough breaks

2/06/2006 @ 23:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : When the bough breaks - When the bough breaks: "But as I stood in the Apple store last weekend and drooled over the beautiful, beautiful hardware, all I could think was how much work it would take to twiddle with the default settings, install third-party software, and hide

jcgregorio : When the bough breaks [dive into mark] - Hey, let's all watch mac zealots act like, well, zealots.

Priority 4: Is standards compliant HTML really necessary?

2/06/2006 @ 22:08 UTC

Isofarro : Priority 4: Is standards compliant HTML really necessary? - Adam Osborne nails the key cost of non-standard HTML - browser vendors are forced to keep backwards compatibility, at the cost of standards, and at the cost of better features. Non-standard HTML lacks the rendering predictability of standards compliant HT

Yahoo Korea's Webzari

2/06/2006 @ 22:08 UTC

Andy Baio : Yahoo Korea's Webzari - they should add a shmup mode

Slate's Seth Stevenson is liking Martina Hingis more since she came back out of retirement

2/06/2006 @ 22:08 UTC

jkottke : Slate's Seth Stevenson is liking Martina Hingis more since she came back out of retirement - Slate's Seth Stevenson is liking Martina Hingis more since she came back out of retirement. I find men's tennis boring because of the "big hitters" Stevenson refers to and I think the women's game has suffered for the same reason of late.

Amazon Web Services Developer Connection: REST: PHP code for pre-signed URLs ...

2/06/2006 @ 21:09 UTC

deusx : Amazon Web Services Developer Connection: REST: PHP code for pre-signed URLs ... - URLs to private S3 assets with pre-signed query string requests that expire within 15 minutes of issue.

Welcome to Quite Content

2/06/2006 @ 21:08 UTC

deusx : Welcome to Quite Content - "recently went back to deciphering Flint, which is a collection of macros and templates to turn Tinderbox into a pretty robust weblog generator. "

Pop-up Potpourri: June Bugs

2/06/2006 @ 21:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Pop-up Potpourri: June Bugs - Pop-up Potpourri: June Bugs: more good stuff from The Daily WTF

eBay to Launch Blogs, Wikis and Tags

2/06/2006 @ 21:08 UTC

Andy Baio : eBay to Launch Blogs, Wikis and Tags - signs point to Typepad as the blog provider, which would be a big win

Linkorama : eBay to Launch Blogs, Wikis and Tags - 'bout time

Audio versions of dozens of New Yorker articles

2/06/2006 @ 21:08 UTC

jkottke : Audio versions of dozens of New Yorker articles - Audio versions of dozens of New Yorker articles. Perfect for the long morning commute (if I had a long morning commute). The same site also has audio versions of several other publications, including Wired, The Atlantic Monthly, and Scientific American. W [via]

CNN.com - Bush to promote gay marriage amendment - Jun 1, 2006

2/06/2006 @ 20:08 UTC

deusx : CNN.com - Bush to promote gay marriage amendment - Jun 1, 2006 - "This is fundamentally both a civil rights and religious freedom issue and the president's position of supporting amending the constitution is just dead wrong,"

DoJ: Internet record

2/06/2006 @ 19:09 UTC

Nelson Minar : DoJ: Internet record - US government extends its authority inappropriately once again

Google search API

2/06/2006 @ 19:09 UTC

Nelson Minar : Google search API - New API is Javascript oriented

Was the 2004 Election stolen?

2/06/2006 @ 19:09 UTC

Nelson Minar : Was the 2004 Election stolen? - Detailed, thoughtful article by Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

François Nonnenmacher : Was the 2004 Election Stolen? - What's more astounding, this story or the silence of American media?

WriteRoom, full screen mode writing app | Hog Bay Software

2/06/2006 @ 19:09 UTC

jimray : WriteRoom, full screen mode writing app | Hog Bay Software - Looks great for drafting

700p tethered data hack sticks it to the man - Engadget Mobile

2/06/2006 @ 19:09 UTC

jimray : 700p tethered data hack sticks it to the man - Engadget Mobile - Take that, evil fucking wireless companies

Philip Slater: The Great Fundamentalist Hoax

2/06/2006 @ 19:08 UTC

jimray : Philip Slater: The Great Fundamentalist Hoax - Not much new here, but a great encapsulation of the problems with fundamentalism

FootieFox

2/06/2006 @ 19:08 UTC

Rod Begbie : FootieFox - Firefox extension which adds football scores to your statusbar. Can someone do a baseball version of this? [via#

MAXCONSOLE - Nintendo DS - Datel Max Media Dock For DS Lands At MaxConsole - Compact Flash Adapter!

2/06/2006 @ 19:08 UTC

deusx : MAXCONSOLE - Nintendo DS - Datel Max Media Dock For DS Lands At MaxConsole - Compact Flash Adapter! - "we have received the Datel Max Media Dock for DS and thought we'd share with you some initial picture shots to satisfy your DS storage hunger!"

Anne 2.0 - Blog Archive Crazy Like a Fox

2/06/2006 @ 19:08 UTC

deusx : Anne 2.0 - Blog Archive Crazy Like a Fox - "I know a little about a lot of things and quite a bit about how all those things hook up."

Schneier on Security: Aligning Interest with Capability

2/06/2006 @ 18:11 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : Schneier on Security: Aligning Interest with Capability [via]

BBC blogging policy

2/06/2006 @ 18:10 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : BBC blogging policy

Guernica.

2/06/2006 @ 18:10 UTC

Jon Hicks : Guernica. - Story of my life….

Vimeo / really expensive cat toy video clip (from mattcoats)

2/06/2006 @ 18:09 UTC

deusx : Vimeo / really expensive cat toy video clip (from mattcoats) - Kitten attacking the keyboard and screen of a MacBook Pro with spinny Front Row icons

Rod Begbie : Vimeo / really expensive cat toy video clip - You can be damned sure that if I had a MacBook, Bacon wouldn't be getting within 10 feet of it, no matter how cute he is. [via#

iCalShare - BBC Radio 4 schedule

2/06/2006 @ 18:09 UTC

philgyford : iCalShare - BBC Radio 4 schedule - Nice iCal-able schedule. (via Haddock)

iCal Exchange

2/06/2006 @ 18:09 UTC

philgyford : iCal Exchange - "an easy way to publish ... calendars using [iCal's] built-in 'Publish to a web server' mechanism." Been a bit quiet for a while though.

Flickr: The London Flickr Scavenger Hunt

2/06/2006 @ 18:08 UTC

philgyford : Flickr: The London Flickr Scavenger Hunt - Nice treasure hunt idea -- you're given a set of photos and, I think, you have to go and take identical ones around London. There's one tomorrow.

The New York Review of Books: City Lights

2/06/2006 @ 18:08 UTC

philgyford : The New York Review of Books: City Lights - Review of Tristram Hunt's 'Building Jerusalem: The Rise and Fall of the Victorian City'. Were things better when wealthy Victorians did things for the plebs? (Subscribers only unfortunately)

Amazon.co.uk: Building Scalable Web Sites: Books

2/06/2006 @ 18:08 UTC

philgyford : Amazon.co.uk: Building Scalable Web Sites: Books - Cal has a book out! Sounds interesting and very useful.

The fighting styles of Jakob Nielsen, including Blue Underline Grab, XML Thumb Strike, and Cooper...

2/06/2006 @ 18:08 UTC

jkottke : The fighting styles of Jakob Nielsen, including Blue Underline Grab, XML Thumb Strike, and Cooper-Style Monkey Strike - The fighting styles of Jakob Nielsen, including Blue Underline Grab, XML Thumb Strike, and Cooper-Style Monkey Strike. Action figures? Anyone?

joshua : Jakob Nielsen’s Usability Fighting Styles - ow

Rolling Stone : Was the 2004 Election Stolen?

2/06/2006 @ 17:10 UTC

jcgregorio : Rolling Stone : Was the 2004 Election Stolen? - Where is our so-called free press on this?

Baddiel and Skinner's World Cup Podcasts

2/06/2006 @ 17:09 UTC

Rod Begbie : Baddiel and Skinner's World Cup Podcasts - Fantasy World Cup may be no more, but Baddiel & Skinner are doing free podcasts. I look forward to the one following England getting knocked-out. Should be fun. [via#

Book Preview: I, Woz

2/06/2006 @ 17:09 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Book Preview: I, Woz - Book Preview: I, Woz: "Instead, the book takes you inside the mind of someone who was truly instrumental in one of the great revolutions of our time. After reading it, I was even more proud of having worked for Apple."

June is Yahoo! T-Shirt Month

2/06/2006 @ 17:09 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : June is Yahoo! T-Shirt Month - June is Yahoo! T-Shirt Month: "I’ve decided to try to wear a different Yahoo! t-shirt every workday for the month of June." Jeff cracks me up.

Building Scalable Web Sites

2/06/2006 @ 17:09 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Building Scalable Web Sites - Building Scalable Web Sites: "Everyone who plans to build (or has already built) a busy, dynamic site needs to invest the $20 or so to buy this book."

Most aggressive promotion on Google’s frontpage.

2/06/2006 @ 17:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Most aggressive promotion on Google’s frontpage. - Most aggressive promotion on Google’s frontpage.: wow, they're getting way paraoid now

This has got to be in the running for the strangest blog post ever: "Our hearts are aching as we ...

2/06/2006 @ 17:08 UTC

jkottke : This has got to be in the running for the strangest blog post ever: "Our hearts are aching as we have learned that the young woman we have been taking care of over the past five weeks has not been our dear Laura..." - This has got to be in the running for the strangest blog post ever: "Our hearts are aching as we have learned that the young woman we have been taking care of over the past five weeks has not been our dear Laura, but instead a fellow Taylor student of her

Widescreen view plugin for Mail.app

2/06/2006 @ 11:08 UTC

Jon Hicks : Widescreen view plugin for Mail.app - At last – someone cracked it!

Connection Support

2/06/2006 @ 06:08 UTC

deusx : Connection Support - "If your router uses 802.11g, it may default to only the "g" band. This setting will not work with the DS."

Aborigine map

2/06/2006 @ 02:08 UTC

Nelson Minar : Aborigine map - As it used to be

Dell 2407WFP

2/06/2006 @ 02:08 UTC

jimray : Dell 2407WFP - My next monitor - height adjustable, 1" extra inch, 4 year warranty and $300 cheaper than the Cinema Display. No brainer.

kiddphunk | beats, pixels, code, life

2/06/2006 @ 01:10 UTC

joshua : kiddphunk | beats, pixels, code, life

del.icio.us.discover

2/06/2006 @ 01:10 UTC

joshua : del.icio.us.discover

"deflections undertaken with open eyes": poetry in translation

2/06/2006 @ 01:10 UTC

cobra libre : "deflections undertaken with open eyes": poetry in translation [via#

NPR : Our National Language

2/06/2006 @ 01:09 UTC

Wayne Burkett : NPR : Our National Language - A good analysis of this national language silliness. #

ENIAC simulation

2/06/2006 @ 01:09 UTC

Simon Willison : ENIAC simulation - The first American computer, simulated by a Java applet. [via]

uBrowser

2/06/2006 @ 01:09 UTC

Simon Willison : uBrowser - Gecko rendering on a 3D surface. Developed for Second Life.

June 6th Is JavaScript 'Array' and 'Object.prototype' Awareness Day

2/06/2006 @ 01:09 UTC

Simon Willison : June 6th Is JavaScript 'Array' and 'Object.prototype' Awareness Day - Follow these rules and life will be a bit more pleasant for all of us.

Isofarro : June 6th Is JavaScript 'Array' and 'Object.prototype' Awareness Day - Woot. D-day for JavaScript. There's a ton of good stuff covered and linked to in this piece. (via Simon Willison)

Paul Hammond : James Mc Parlane's Blog - June 6th Is JavaScript 'Array' and 'Object.prototype' Awareness Day - Its a little like driving and everyone agreeing on the rules of the road

Global Domination

2/06/2006 @ 01:09 UTC

Simon Willison : Global Domination - Doug Crockford: Global variables are evil.

Paul Hammond : Global Domination » Yahoo! User Interface Blog - Global variables are a source of unreliability and insecurity

Costumes for Guinea Pigs

2/06/2006 @ 01:09 UTC

Simon Willison : Costumes for Guinea Pigs - Warning: so cute it might make you ill. [via]

Eurogamer reviews Half Life 2: Episode 1

2/06/2006 @ 01:09 UTC

Andy Baio : Eurogamer reviews Half Life 2: Episode 1 - it was released today, and I can't wait to play it tonight

Super Mario Bros remake in 3D

2/06/2006 @ 01:08 UTC

Andy Baio : Super Mario Bros remake in 3D - not too far off from the voxel 3D Metroid

Istanbul - GNOME Live!

2/06/2006 @ 01:08 UTC

wearehugh : Istanbul - GNOME Live!

ffmpeg as screencast tool

2/06/2006 @ 01:08 UTC

wearehugh : ffmpeg as screencast tool

vncrec - simple VNC session recorder and player

2/06/2006 @ 01:08 UTC

wearehugh : vncrec - simple VNC session recorder and player

Screencasting (2nd round) | Desde América, con amor

2/06/2006 @ 01:08 UTC

wearehugh : Screencasting (2nd round) | Desde América, con amor

Some background on how Al Gore's global warming presentation got so polished

2/06/2006 @ 01:08 UTC

jkottke : Some background on how Al Gore's global warming presentation got so polished - Some background on how Al Gore's global warming presentation got so polished. Also references Spike Jonze's Al Gore video from 2000 which pictures Gore as anything but stiff. Some backstory on the Jonze video.

Ajaxio Demo

2/06/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

deusx : Ajaxio Demo - "The purpose of this experiment is to see if a Visio-type of tool could be developed in a web browser."

10 new Dreamcast games on the way - Joystiq

2/06/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

deusx : 10 new Dreamcast games on the way - Joystiq - "GOAT Store Publishing has announced they are currently working on ten new games for the Dreamcast, covering various genres."

Defense Tech: Set Cammos to Vibrate

2/06/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

deusx : Defense Tech: Set Cammos to Vibrate - "In other words, it may soon be possible for budding Bene Gesserits, with appropriate training, to receive volumes of material via the sensitive parts of the body."

Gromit - a presentation helper

2/06/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

wearehugh : Gromit - a presentation helper

Six Apart launches Vox public preview

2/06/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

Andy Baio : Six Apart launches Vox public preview - invite-only, and incredibly sexy; if you think it's just another social network, you're missing the point

Kevin Beason - recordMovie

2/06/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

wearehugh : Kevin Beason - recordMovie

Firefox 2.0 for developers - MDC

2/06/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

wearehugh : Firefox 2.0 for developers - MDC

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