Who killed the newspaper?

28/08/2006 @ 23:13 UTC

jimray : Who killed the newspaper? - The Economist declares the newspaper dead, but it'll be ok

jQuery: Blog: jQuery 1.0

28/08/2006 @ 23:12 UTC

deusx : jQuery: Blog: jQuery 1.0 - "Here's a fun fact. jQuery 1.0 has been released nearly one year after it was first conceived as a post in my weblog. Funny how those things work."

Paul Hammond : jQuery: Blog: » jQuery 1.0 - A lot of bugs fixed, a ton of new features, and a complete overhaul of how the jQuery development process is run.

And the Buffy goes to... BSG

28/08/2006 @ 23:10 UTC

deusx : And the Buffy goes to... BSG

Google Office: Google Apps for Your Domain (Anil Dash)

28/08/2006 @ 23:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Google Office: Google Apps for Your Domain (Anil Dash) - Google Office: Google Apps for Your Domain (Anil Dash): "Don't ever count the Yahoos out. They've got versions of each of these applications that are at least the equal of Google's offerings."

More and more people are using their mobile phones to tell time instead of watches

28/08/2006 @ 23:08 UTC

jkottke : More and more people are using their mobile phones to tell time instead of watches - More and more people are using their mobile phones to tell time instead of watches. Telling time has always been the #1 function I use on my phone.

Mars, Inc. is offering a reward of 2 million dark chocolate MandM's for the safe return of The Sc...

28/08/2006 @ 23:08 UTC

jkottke : Mars, Inc. is offering a reward of 2 million dark chocolate MandM's for the safe return of The Scream, the Edward Munch painting stolen from Norway in 2004 - Mars, Inc. is offering a reward of 2 million dark chocolate M&M's for the safe return of The Scream, the Edvard Munch painting stolen from a museum in Norway in 2004. Mmmm....Munch. (via girlhacker) [via]

BarCampEarth: a local report

28/08/2006 @ 22:11 UTC

Linkorama : BarCampEarth: a local report - Having literally been there, done that, and got the T-shirt, I can safely say that the quality of the presentations and the chances to make connections are at least as good as at a formal conference that would cost at least 20 or 30 times more to organize

Flickr Maps: Black Rock City

28/08/2006 @ 22:11 UTC

kellan : Flickr Maps: Black Rock City #

Flickr Map: 315 Linden St., San Francisco, CA

28/08/2006 @ 22:09 UTC

kellan : Flickr Map: 315 Linden St., San Francisco, CA - Blue Bottle #

Chumby - low cost, wifi-enabled delivery device

28/08/2006 @ 21:17 UTC

Cameron Moll : Chumby - low cost, wifi-enabled delivery device - I've seen at least a couple sources citing Chumby, a low cost, wifi-enabled delivery device, as the most interesting news to come out of Foo Camp '06. More from Christine.net: "Once you've plugged in your chumby, it connects to your home network via wifi.

Matthew M. Boedicker : Chumby, internet connected thing - (via radar.oreilly) [via]

Flow, a money manager for freelancers and small businesses

28/08/2006 @ 21:15 UTC

Cameron Moll : Flow, a money manager for freelancers and small businesses - Flow, a money manager for freelancers and small businesses. Wow, that was fast, Mark.

Pantone, CMYK, RBG color codes matching chart

28/08/2006 @ 21:13 UTC

Cameron Moll : Pantone, CMYK, RBG color codes matching chart - Cross-reference Pantone, CMYK, and RGB Hex values with LogoOrange's color codes matching chart. (Keep in mind these are approximations.)

Get Wiki With It

28/08/2006 @ 21:11 UTC

Linkorama : Get Wiki With It - Peer review – the unsung hero and convenient villain of science – gets an online makeover.

Surfing YouTube with Class

28/08/2006 @ 21:11 UTC

jimray : Surfing YouTube with Class - InnerTube is a dedicated YouTube client for OS X. Neat.

Think of it as evolution in action. | MetaFilter

28/08/2006 @ 21:10 UTC

deusx : Think of it as evolution in action. | MetaFilter - I'm walking distance to Santana Row. Weird. "San Jose's Santana Row, which at first glance seemed no more than a Beverly Center you can live in, is now being compared favorably to urban European living."

Upcoming.org adds Flickr and Yahoo! Local integration

28/08/2006 @ 21:08 UTC

Andy Baio : Upcoming.org adds Flickr and Yahoo! Local integration - increasing the number of events by 3000% overnight, plus pretty pictures and nicer event pages

kellan : Upcoming.org: News: Undiscovered Events, Flickr Integration, and More - And an awesome new release from Upcoming #

jimray : Upcoming adds undiscovered events, Flickr integration - I kinda dig the two tiers of Yahoo these days, one for the nerd/hacker set, one for everyone else

Flickr adds extensive geotagging and maps support

28/08/2006 @ 21:08 UTC

Andy Baio : Flickr adds extensive geotagging and maps support - and, surprise! two-way integration with Upcoming

kellan : FlickrBlog: "Great shot - where'd you take that?" - Our new maps feature is out! #

jkottke : Flickr just launched an interface to geotag your photos - Flickr just launched an interface to geotag your photos. Geotag = situate your photos on a map.

jimray : Flickr adds geotagging

Simon Willison : Flickr launches geocoding - Really great job - congrats Dan Catt and the rest of the team.

Nelson Minar : Flickr Geotagging - Mainstream feature now!

Linkorama : Geo Flickr - Bout time, nah, space

bmilleare : Geotagging on Flickr

Wired News: Saved by the Bell

28/08/2006 @ 20:12 UTC

deusx : Wired News: Saved by the Bell - "Save mechanisms are key to the emotional stakes in a game."

The Cheney presidency - The Boston Globe

28/08/2006 @ 20:10 UTC

deusx : The Cheney presidency - The Boston Globe - "for all intents and purposes, Cheney is chief, and Bush is more in the ceremonial role of the queen of England."

The Jedi archives in Star Wars Episode II were modelled after the Long Room Library at the Trinit...

28/08/2006 @ 20:08 UTC

jkottke : The Jedi archives in Star Wars Episode II were modelled after the Long Room Library at the Trinity College of Dublin - Remember those neat library pictures I pointed to last week? Turns out that the Jedi archives in Star Wars Episode II were modeled after the Long Room Library at the Trinity College of Dublin. (thx, everyone who sent this in)

Jared is liberating the USGS maps!

28/08/2006 @ 19:13 UTC

kellan : Jared is liberating the USGS maps! - Help out. #

gleuschk : Free the Maps - excellent idea

jimray : Free the Maps - USGS maps now available for free from the Internet Archive

Monolingual

28/08/2006 @ 19:13 UTC

jimray : Monolingual - Remove languages you don't need, save lots and lots of space

joshua : Monolingual - program for removing unnecessary language resources

Attack of the Clonefucker

28/08/2006 @ 19:10 UTC

deusx : Attack of the Clonefucker

jimray : Attack of the clonefucker - Yeah, this is some disturbing nerdcore

What would happen if the irrepressibly positive Apple repair technician I talked to this week abo...

28/08/2006 @ 19:08 UTC

jkottke : What would happen if the irrepressibly positive Apple repair technician I talked to this week about my broken iPod were to get a new job at a suicide hotline - "What would happen if the irrepressibly positive Apple repair technician I talked to this week about my broken iPod were to get a new job at a suicide hotline".

The lost art of film editing

28/08/2006 @ 19:08 UTC

jkottke : The lost art of film editing - The lost art of film editing. "Why has this chaotic, rat-tat-tat style of assembly, the kind usually associated with Michael Bay-brand megatonnage, been cropping up in such unlikely places?"

Zend Raises $20 Million

28/08/2006 @ 18:17 UTC

Linkorama : Zend Raises $20 Million - Led by Greylock

Nonconformity Is Skin Deep

28/08/2006 @ 18:14 UTC

jimray : Nonconformity Is Skin Deep - David Brooks' latest salvo in the culture wars is now aimed at the tattoo'd. If there's ever been a better reason to get tatted up, I'm not sure what it is.

sudo make me a sandwich

28/08/2006 @ 18:12 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : sudo make me a sandwich - sudo make me a sandwich: hahahahaha

plasticbag : sudo humour from xkcd - We're using this in the office now. "Get me a drink?", "No", "Sudo get me a drink?", "Okay"... etc

Simon Willison : sudo sandwich - xkcd cracks me up.

jkottke : Nerd cartoon - Nerd cartoon: "Sudo make me a sandwich."

The Myth About Homework

28/08/2006 @ 18:10 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : The Myth About Homework - The Myth About Homework: "homework does not measurably improve academic achievement for kids in grade school"

Henry Abbott reports on what he's learned about William Wesley, a behind-the-scenes power player ...

28/08/2006 @ 18:08 UTC

jkottke : Henry Abbott reports on what he's learned about William Wesley, a behind-the-scenes power player in the business of basketball - Henry Abbott reports on what he's learned about William Wesley, a behind-the-scenes power player in the business of basketball. "Enter William Wesley. How's this for a resume? He was right there in Michael Jordan's ear. The whole time. 'Wes' helped pull o

Population of the 100 Largest Cities and Other Urban Places In The United States: 1790 to 1990

28/08/2006 @ 17:08 UTC

jkottke : Population of the 100 Largest Cities and Other Urban Places In The United States: 1790 to 1990 - Population of the 100 Largest Cities and Other Urban Places In The United States: 1790 to 1990. Even in 1800, New York was #1...and Nantucket was #14. (via fakeisthenewreal) [via]

Adobe's del.icio.us bookmarks

28/08/2006 @ 16:15 UTC

Cameron Moll : Adobe's del.icio.us bookmarks - Adobe's del.icio.us bookmarks.

Heather Sloane Illustration

28/08/2006 @ 16:15 UTC

Cameron Moll : Heather Sloane Illustration - "Try looking through heathersloane.com without grinning," writes Pete K., reader. I tried. I failed. Beautiful, light-hearted illustration work.

Google Office 1.0

28/08/2006 @ 16:13 UTC

Linkorama : Google Office 1.0 - Interesting that Microsoft is responding so strongly

New York to L.A. in Two Hours

28/08/2006 @ 16:10 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : New York to L.A. in Two Hours - New York to L.A. in Two Hours: "A new generation of supersonic private jets could trigger a boom in luxury high-speed flight -- without the sonic boom normally associated with breaking the sound barrier."

Unofficial Ubuntu 6.06 (Dapper Drake) Starter Guide

28/08/2006 @ 16:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Unofficial Ubuntu 6.06 (Dapper Drake) Starter Guide - Unofficial Ubuntu 6.06 (Dapper Drake) Starter Guide: Good for new Ubuntu users

You know those spams you get touting penny stocks? It turns out they actually work

28/08/2006 @ 16:08 UTC

jkottke : You know those spams you get touting penny stocks? It turns out they actually work - You know those spams you get touting penny stocks? It turns out they actually work. "The team found that a spammer who bought shares the day before starting an e-mail campaign and then sold them the day after could make a return on his or her investment o

A short interview with Grigory Perelman

28/08/2006 @ 15:08 UTC

jkottke : A short interview with Grigory Perelman - A short interview with Grigory Perelman, the Russian mathematician who proved the Poincare conjecture and turned down the Fields Medal. "Newspapers should be more discerning over who they write about. They should have more taste." (thx pedro)

Diebold voting machine failures strike again in Alaska

28/08/2006 @ 13:08 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Diebold voting machine failures strike again in Alaska - Alaskan state elections are hampered by problems with the company's products

A Random Number

28/08/2006 @ 13:08 UTC

gleuschk : A Random Number - I want to see the data

Onomy Labs Geo-Explorer Table

28/08/2006 @ 10:11 UTC

joshua : Onomy Labs Geo-Explorer Table - they had one at foo. this is the coolest thing i have ever seen.

NYT tracks down "Canon Rock" YouTube star

28/08/2006 @ 10:08 UTC

Andy Baio : NYT tracks down "Canon Rock" YouTube star - the original video, and its many, many imitators  [via]

GEOS: The Graphical Environment Operating System

28/08/2006 @ 09:09 UTC

joshua : GEOS: The Graphical Environment Operating System

A Web 2.0 Tour for the Enterprise

28/08/2006 @ 06:08 UTC

Linkorama : A Web 2.0 Tour for the Enterprise - pretty good tour

Bill de hÓra: Zope, Java Content Repository, and Web Architecture

28/08/2006 @ 05:09 UTC

jcgregorio : Bill de hÓra: Zope, Java Content Repository, and Web Architecture - One of the first concepts introduced in JSR170? Workspaces.

hex oddities

28/08/2006 @ 05:08 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : hex oddities

DC Power

28/08/2006 @ 05:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : DC Power - DC Power: another source for powerpole gear

Backwoods Solar Electric Systems

28/08/2006 @ 03:08 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Backwoods Solar Electric Systems - Backwoods Solar Electric Systems: lights, panels, and various solar stuff

FooCampers 2006

28/08/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

tehu : FooCampers 2006 - Yes, I do like Canada. And Canadians too.

Pi squared over six

28/08/2006 @ 00:08 UTC

gleuschk : Pi squared over six - someone's got a little obsession going on here

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