Socialtext Updates

22/09/2006 @ 23:01 UTC

Linkorama : Socialtext Updates - CRN article

How to give a 90-second demo

22/09/2006 @ 23:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : How to give a 90-second demo - How to give a 90-second demo: Matt's tips for presenting a hack

The Figgs

22/09/2006 @ 22:01 UTC

jimray : The Figgs - Hey *I* like three chord power pop!

Son of Moustachio

22/09/2006 @ 22:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : Son of Moustachio - It's a moustache, and it's got a moustache! [via#

Infovore : Cross-model searching in Rails with Ferret

22/09/2006 @ 22:00 UTC

Paul Hammond : Infovore : Cross-model searching in Rails with Ferret - the interface to do so is there, you just have to glue the results together

Curiosity is bliss: Cross-document messaging hack

22/09/2006 @ 22:00 UTC

Paul Hammond : Curiosity is bliss: Cross-document messaging hack - Now, the question is what cool applications will you build with this new cross-domain capability?

deusx : Curiosity is bliss: Cross-document messaging hack - "The Dojo and Windows Live Platform teams have both recently released DHTML hacks that allow two iframes in different domains to communicate, bypassing the notorious same-domain policy implemented in browsers."

A bunch of Andy Warhol videos on YouTube

22/09/2006 @ 22:00 UTC

jkottke : A bunch of Andy Warhol videos on YouTube - A bunch of Andy Warhol videos on YouTube.

The 100 best skateboarding photos on Flickr

22/09/2006 @ 21:00 UTC

jkottke : The 100 best skateboarding photos on Flickr - The 100 best skateboarding photos on Flickr.

Office Lendorff

22/09/2006 @ 20:00 UTC

cameron : Office Lendorff - Pixel knitwear (via tom)

Office Lendorff sells some awesome pixel art knitwear

22/09/2006 @ 20:00 UTC

plasticbag : Office Lendorff sells some awesome pixel art knitwear - Hats, scarves, bags, lasers, explosions, rockets. I'm so going when I'm back in London...

iTunes 6 Icons

22/09/2006 @ 19:01 UTC

Jon Hicks : iTunes 6 Icons - Get the tasteful iTunes icon back!

mysqld Option/Variable Reference

22/09/2006 @ 19:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : mysqld Option/Variable Reference - mysqld Option/Variable Reference: all in one place now!

MTV buys Guitar Hero

22/09/2006 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : MTV buys Guitar Hero - this does not bode well for the Guitar Hero franchise

Forgot to post this when it came out a month ago, but John Maeda's book on simplicty is available

22/09/2006 @ 19:00 UTC

jkottke : Forgot to post this when it came out a month ago, but John Maeda's book on simplicty is available - Forgot to post this when it came out a month ago, but John Maeda's book on simplicty is available. Maeda worked on the his ideas for The Laws of Simplicity in public on his SIMPLICITY blog.

Photos of a piece by artist Sharon Baker, a full-sized replica of herself made of dough and then ...

22/09/2006 @ 19:00 UTC

jkottke : Photos of a piece by artist Sharon Baker, a full-sized replica of herself made of dough and then baked - Photos of a piece by artist Sharon Baker, a full-sized replica of herself made of dough and then baked. At the show she cut it up and served herself to guests. (An obvious move with a name like Baker.)

Popular Science picks their annual Brilliant 10, a group of young gun scientists who are just sta...

22/09/2006 @ 18:00 UTC

jkottke : Popular Science picks their annual Brilliant 10, a group of young gun scientists who are just starting to do great work - Popular Science picks their annual Brilliant 10, a group of young gun scientists who are just starting to do great work.

Seitz 6x17

22/09/2006 @ 17:01 UTC

jimray : Seitz 6x17 - The "portable" version is $30,000 - a 160 megapixel rig that uses a Mac mini connected via gigabit ethernet for storage. Badass.

madduck's droppings : /debian/2006.05.24-ubuntu-and-debian

22/09/2006 @ 17:00 UTC

wearehugh : madduck's droppings : /debian/2006.05.24-ubuntu-and-debian

eighty-eight miles per hour » What’s wrong with software

22/09/2006 @ 17:00 UTC

wearehugh : eighty-eight miles per hour » What’s wrong with software

New Theme, Old Problem - David Baron's weblog: September 2006

22/09/2006 @ 17:00 UTC

wearehugh : New Theme, Old Problem - David Baron's weblog: September 2006

the supermarket thing

22/09/2006 @ 17:00 UTC

wearehugh : the supermarket thing

Pilot episode of the Family Guy

22/09/2006 @ 17:00 UTC

jkottke : Pilot episode of the Family Guy - Pilot episode of the Family Guy. "Daddy only drank so the Statue of Liberty would take her clothes off..."

How to swear in Latin

22/09/2006 @ 17:00 UTC

jkottke : How to swear in Latin - How to swear in Latin. (via cyn-c) [via]

MacroMarket - MoinMoin

22/09/2006 @ 16:02 UTC

jcgregorio : MacroMarket - MoinMoin - A sparkline plugin for moinmoin that is based on my sparkline code.

doubts about exploitability of Apple wireless driver flaw

22/09/2006 @ 16:02 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : doubts about exploitability of Apple wireless driver flaw

Merlin hearts notebooks on Flickr - Photo Sharing!

22/09/2006 @ 15:02 UTC

43folders : Merlin hearts notebooks on Flickr - Photo Sharing! - If you ever visit me in San Francisco, we will eventually end up at Flax, The City's emporium for all things paper pr0n.

Ben Folds cover of Such Great Heights by The Postal Service using found percussion instruments (l...

22/09/2006 @ 15:00 UTC

jkottke : Ben Folds cover of Such Great Heights by The Postal Service using found percussion instruments (like a champagne glass and a plastic mail bin) - Ben Folds cover of Such Great Heights by The Postal Service using found percussion instruments (like a champagne glass and a plastic mail bin). (thx, james)

Andy Baio : Video: Ben Folds covers "Such Great Heights" - accompanied by found objects  [via]

Pages Jaunes

22/09/2006 @ 12:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : Pages Jaunes - French yellow pages of a sort

La vache qui regarde

22/09/2006 @ 11:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : La vache qui regarde - Odd bit of public art in Brussels

O'Reilly Radar > Deconstructing Databases

22/09/2006 @ 11:00 UTC

Paul Hammond : O'Reilly Radar > Deconstructing Databases - My hunch is that unstructured data can be richer and easier to collect than highly structured data, and therefore more valuable.

jcgregorio : O'Reilly Radar > Deconstructing Databases - Filed under "atomstore"

AIGA - They're not fonts!

22/09/2006 @ 11:00 UTC

Paul Hammond : AIGA - They're not fonts! - It seems that just about everyone is using the word “font� when they are referring to a typeface

jkottke : Typography language pedantry: font vs. typeface - Typography language pedantry: font vs. typeface. "'Fonts' and 'typefaces' are different things. Graphic designers choose typefaces for their projects but use fonts to create the finished art."

Hide of the Drama Queen

22/09/2006 @ 10:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : Hide of the Drama Queen - WoW ha ha

The Mac Observer - Apple Death Knell Counter

22/09/2006 @ 07:00 UTC

wearehugh : The Mac Observer - Apple Death Knell Counter

Blogging Roller: This blog is not open source

22/09/2006 @ 06:00 UTC

wearehugh : Blogging Roller: This blog is not open source

Code. Images. Words. Baby.

22/09/2006 @ 06:00 UTC

wearehugh : Code. Images. Words. Baby.

Gran Turismo for PS3 may use micropayments for new tracks and cars

22/09/2006 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Gran Turismo for PS3 may use micropayments for new tracks and cars - total retail cost could be between $430 to $975

Snooze your way to high test scores - New Scientist

22/09/2006 @ 01:01 UTC

43folders : Snooze your way to high test scores - New Scientist - "...those who had been allowed a nap of up to 1 hour before the re-test scored 15 per cent better in the factual test than the non-nappers..."

how to get out of your Cingular contract

22/09/2006 @ 01:01 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : how to get out of your Cingular contract - (via mark++) [via]

Five Tips to Increase Your Likeability

22/09/2006 @ 01:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Five Tips to Increase Your Likeability - Five Tips to Increase Your Likeability: some of this is pretty common sense...

Hack Day shirt (attendee) on Flickr

22/09/2006 @ 00:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Hack Day shirt (attendee) on Flickr - Hack Day shirt (attendee) on Flickr: come to hack day, get shirt

Yahoo! Ruby Developer Center Launches

22/09/2006 @ 00:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Yahoo! Ruby Developer Center Launches - Yahoo! Ruby Developer Center Launches: Woohoo!

JeffCroft.com: On personal content management

22/09/2006 @ 00:00 UTC

Paul Hammond : JeffCroft.com: On personal content management - And we purveyors of the personal website need to stop fitting our square pegs into round holes. Content deserves structure.

Slides from my Future of Web Apps (SF06) talk... (plasticbag.org)

22/09/2006 @ 00:00 UTC

Paul Hammond : Slides from my Future of Web Apps (SF06) talk... (plasticbag.org) - The talk is about how to generate systems and models wherein large groups of people can publically create something together that's more than the sum of its parts

eurofoo last weekend (21 September 2006, Interconnected)

22/09/2006 @ 00:00 UTC

Paul Hammond : eurofoo last weekend (21 September 2006, Interconnected) - a discussion of where I see the future of web apps, diverging into genres including: desktop deployed; smart and massive; situated; ambients; in-betweeners, and; Atom-A.

A transaction makes a customer - Signal vs. Noise (by 37signals)

22/09/2006 @ 00:00 UTC

Paul Hammond : A transaction makes a customer - Signal vs. Noise (by 37signals) - When someone pays for your product, they’re investing in your product

Ambient Signifiers - Boxes and Arrows: The design behind the design

22/09/2006 @ 00:00 UTC

Paul Hammond : Ambient Signifiers - Boxes and Arrows: The design behind the design - despite not necessarily paying attention to the visual cues around them, travelers subconsciously start building up a “landscape� of their journey based on these audible inputs

Londonist versus Platial stalking Doctor Who

22/09/2006 @ 00:00 UTC

plasticbag : Londonist versus Platial stalking Doctor Who - Really nice. Really entertaining. The foundation for Doctor Who walking tours of London.

The upcoming Yahoo Hack Day's going to feature a full day of tutorials and talks

22/09/2006 @ 00:00 UTC

plasticbag : The upcoming Yahoo Hack Day's going to feature a full day of tutorials and talks - I have to say that this event really does look like it's going to be extraordinarily entertaining. It's the main reason I'm staying in the Bay Area for a little while longer.

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