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Since Sliced Bread

19/01/2006 @ 20:10 UTC

Jason Shellen : Since Sliced Bread - Rock the Vote is holding a contest to come up with ideas for social change. They are down to 7 final ideas. #

Griffin TuneCenter

12/01/2006 @ 15:09 UTC

Jon Hicks : Griffin TuneCenter - iPod as home media centre. If only you could get more than 60gb on one…

Jason Shellen : TuneCenter for iPod - Add a hard drive and I thought this was what Apple would announce at MacWorld. Looks pretty cool. #

Rod Begbie : TuneCenter - Griffin Technology - Wow, this is a nicely designed piece of kit. Given that Apple's on "AV Connection Kit" costs the same, and is lacking a nice on-screen display for browsing your music collection, Griffin are going to sell a gajillion of these. [via#

The Last iPod Video Guide You’ll Ever Need

11/01/2006 @ 04:09 UTC

Jason Shellen : The Last iPod Video Guide You’ll Ever Need - Pretty much obsoletes about 30 links I had on delicious, in other words a great guide [via Micro Persuasion] #

jimray : The Last iPod Video Guide You’ll Ever Need - Looks true to its word

Apple - iLife - iWeb - Blogging

11/01/2006 @ 03:08 UTC

Jason Shellen : Apple - iLife - iWeb - Blogging - Seems a bit weird to lead off with how easy blogging is by touting that iLife does RSS. #

Napoleon Explosive

7/01/2006 @ 01:10 UTC

Jason Shellen : Napoleon Explosive - Version of Napoleon Dynamite that was subtitled in Chinese, then translated from Chinese back in to English. #

deusx : Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas - Napoleon Explosive! - "The film was subtitled in Chinese, and then for some inexplicable reason, translated from Chinese back in to English for one of the most random and bizarre film transcripts ever seen."

Overheard in the Bookstore

6/01/2006 @ 02:08 UTC

Jason Shellen : Overheard in the Bookstore - Overheard in NY is one of my favorite daily reads. Perfect content for compilation as a book. Nice work! #

Letterman rips O'Reilly a new one

5/01/2006 @ 02:09 UTC

Jason Shellen : Letterman rips O'Reilly a new one - A spectacular site to behold - a Winter Solstice Festival miracle! #

The original: Flicker

4/01/2006 @ 06:08 UTC

Jason Shellen : The original: Flicker - Not Flickr, Flicker. An open-source stand-alone computer program for visually comparing 2D gel images. #

You've been chipmunk'd!

4/01/2006 @ 04:09 UTC

Jason Shellen : You've been chipmunk'd! - Audio recording is weird. Some of my podcasts sound chimpmunk'd in Odeo - this is an explanation why. #

Google Cube? Google PC?

4/01/2006 @ 02:11 UTC

Jason Shellen : Google Cube? Google PC? - David Krane in Google PR squashes the Google Cube/PC rumors. #

Biker Dancing Silly - Google Video

24/12/2005 @ 06:08 UTC

Jason Shellen : Biker Dancing Silly - Google Video - In full racing leathers dancing to My Humps. Merry Christmas. #

Google Hiring Mac Engineers

21/12/2005 @ 23:09 UTC

Jason Shellen : Google Hiring Mac Engineers - Mac it up at Google! #

Retouch

19/12/2005 @ 10:08 UTC

Jason Shellen : Retouch - Sneaky magazine photoshop-fu revealed #

Why should text have all the fun?

16/12/2005 @ 00:10 UTC

Jason Shellen : Why should text have all the fun? - We added a photo template feature to Google Reader for photo feeds. #

Blogger Web Comments for Firefox

15/12/2005 @ 09:09 UTC

Jason Shellen : Blogger Web Comments for Firefox - Like Hoodwink'd or Third Voice but hopefully more pervasive. #

kayodeok : Blogger Web Comments for Firefox - Blogger Web Comments for Firefox is an extension that makes it easy to see what bloggers are saying about a page you're viewing in Firefox and even make your own blog post about it, all without leaving the page you're on

Philippe Janvier : Blogger Web Comments for Firefox - "...an extension that makes it easy to see what bloggers are saying about a page you're viewing in Firefox and even make your own blog post about it, all without leaving the page you're on." [via#

plasticbag : Blogger Web Comments for Firefox - The most interesting thing about this is how the weblog is becoming the default platform for pretty much everything and individual expresses online. Why would you use a dedicated web annotation service when you can just integrate it into your site?

Eric Schmidt's Public Speaking Class

14/12/2005 @ 22:56 UTC

Jason Shellen : Eric Schmidt's Public Speaking Class - I believe he was 33 at the time. #

Google Homepage API

14/12/2005 @ 04:57 UTC

Jason Shellen : Google Homepage API - Stick that in your deal, or build a new one. #

jkottke : API for the Google homepage - Hmm, this sounds like fun, an API for the Google homepage.

Jeremy Zawodny : Google Homepage API - Google Homepage API: "Create a Module for the Google Homepage" using HTML, JavaScript in an IFRAME

Andy Baio : Google Homepage API - create Javascript modules that can be shared with others  [via]

Nelson Minar : Google Homepage API - Build your own content modules; includes a bit of Javascript programmability

jimray : Google Homepage API - Overview - Develop widgets for the Google homepage

kayodeok : Google Homepage API - The Google Homepage API is our effort to open the Google homepage to developers. Use it to turn your web content or application into modules that users can add to their personalized homepage

Course in culture jamming at SMC

10/12/2005 @ 02:56 UTC

Jason Shellen : Course in culture jamming at SMC - I have a new sense of pride for my alma mater. Go culture jamming Gaels! #

Microsoft Thanks Google for IE Fix

10/12/2005 @ 01:55 UTC

Jason Shellen : Microsoft Thanks Google for IE Fix - Mena's speech on civility has network effects. #

Pleasanton fairgrounds to be Iraqi election polling place

9/12/2005 @ 10:55 UTC

Jason Shellen : Pleasanton fairgrounds to be Iraqi election polling place - I hope the elections in my town go a lot smoother than say the polls in Faluja. #

San Fransocial

9/12/2005 @ 02:56 UTC

Jason Shellen : San Fransocial - 'So you show up somewhere where there are other people you're going to "meet" and when you arrive, out come the laptops.' That's not always true, some of us order a drink before bringing out the laptop. #

Jeremy Zawodny : San Fransocial - San Fransocial: instead of the old chat, look at each other in the eye, sip, drink, speak, listen, respond and on and on, you have these myriad verbal, non-verbal and digital communication methods happening simultaneously, spontaneously and asynchronously

Linkorama : San Fransocial - So you show up somewhere where there are other people you're going to "meet" and when you arrive, out come the laptops. What follows has to be something of an evolution in social behavior:

Clark Foam forced to close doors

8/12/2005 @ 22:55 UTC

Jason Shellen : Clark Foam forced to close doors - This will severely impact the ability for new surfboards to be made in the US. #

The RSStroom Reader, Feeds On Your Toilet Paper

8/12/2005 @ 04:55 UTC

Jason Shellen : The RSStroom Reader, Feeds On Your Toilet Paper - There is a river of news joke to be had here. #

deusx : OhGizmo! » The RSStroom Reader, Feeds On Your Toilet Paper - Probably fake: "It’s this crazy machine that hooks up to your computer wirelessly, and prints random RSS posts right to your toilet paper, for you to read before you, eh, use it."

Donate a Computer to Computer Recycling Center

8/12/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

Jason Shellen : Donate a Computer to Computer Recycling Center - A good place to drop off your old computer in the Bay Area. If you are out of area and still want to donate a laptop they will reimburse you for ground shipping. #

Jeremy Zawodny : Donate a Computer to Computer Recycling Center - Donate a Computer to Computer Recycling Center: Computers & Education reuses computers, and Computer Recycling Center promotes the highest and best re-use of computer and electronic equipment, and recycles unusable items to keep them out of landfills.

CNET buys Consumating

7/12/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

Andy Baio : CNET buys Consumating - not bad for two guys in their spare time; congrats!

Jason Shellen : Consumating is now part of CNET Networks - Congrats to Ben Brown and crew. However, CNET watch out he has a propensity for putting his 'DNA' on servers. #

jimray : Consumating bought by C|Net - Seems like an odd fit, but here's to Bubble2.0!

erikbenson : Ben Brown sells consumating.com, congratulations! - Every internet rock star needs to sell a website and move to San Francisco at least once.

plasticbag : Consumating.com gets bought by CNET - There really does seem to be a bit of an explosion of really early-stage acquisitions going on around the place at the moment. It's interesting...

ricmac : Consumating: bought by CNET - via waxy links

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