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AP News feed on Wii looks hella cool

26/01/2007 @ 23:06 UTC

jimray : AP News feed on Wii looks hella cool - Does this mean I can expense a Wii now?

Air Will Be Taken Out Of Tires License Plates Removed From Unauthorized Parkers on Flickr - Photo...

26/01/2007 @ 23:04 UTC

deusx : Air Will Be Taken Out Of Tires License Plates Removed From Unauthorized Parkers on Flickr - Photo Sharing! - "Quite possibly one of the nastiest, angriest and most threatening "Don't Park Here!" signs I have ever seen in my life... And I grew up in New York! "

Mercury Mariner Hybrid

26/01/2007 @ 23:04 UTC

deusx : Mercury Mariner Hybrid - This guy complains about various miscommunicated / wrong details on a vehicle he purchased, and sums it all up with: "NEVER NEVER NEVER Buy a vehicle without seeing/driving it first." HURRRR

Charlie's Diary: The writer's lifestyle

26/01/2007 @ 23:04 UTC

deusx : Charlie's Diary: The writer's lifestyle - "Being a self-employed writer is not a lifestyle that suits everyone. In fact, there are a lot of misconceptions about what the job entails."

rc3.org: Keep your mouse off of those links

26/01/2007 @ 23:04 UTC

deusx : rc3.org: Keep your mouse off of those links - "It seems like I'm visiting more and more Web sites that force me to make sure that I haven't mistakenly left my mouse pointer over the browser while I'm reading."

Happy Hacking Keyboard Coming to the Mac - The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)

26/01/2007 @ 23:03 UTC

deusx : Happy Hacking Keyboard Coming to the Mac - The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW) - "Seriously, though, how can you not want a happy hacking keyboard?"

Mapping New Testament Social Networks

26/01/2007 @ 23:03 UTC

Andy Baio : Mapping New Testament Social Networks - from the guys who did the Mechanical Turk bible quote database

jkottke : Social network map of the New Testament - Social network map of the New Testament. Jesus is a supernode. (via waxy) [via]

Jeremy Zawodny : Mapping New Testament Social Networks - Mapping New Testament Social Networks: heh... social networks of the bible.

Long audio interview with Michael Lewis by economist Russ Roberts on "the hidden economics of bas...

26/01/2007 @ 23:02 UTC

jkottke : Long audio interview with Michael Lewis by economist Russ Roberts on "the hidden economics of baseball and football" - Long audio interview with Michael Lewis by economist Russ Roberts on "the hidden economics of baseball and football". "Michael Lewis talks about the economics of sports -- the financial and decision-making side of baseball and football -- using the insigh

Jason Kidd's post-marriage free throw routine: kiss my ass!

26/01/2007 @ 23:01 UTC

jkottke : Jason Kidd's post-marriage free throw routine: kiss my ass! - Before NBA player Jason Kidd split with his wife, his free throw routine included blowing a kiss to her. After the ugly breakup, he kisses his fingers and wipes them on his butt...kiss my ass!

Muji is planning on opening "two Muji stores in New York between July and December"

26/01/2007 @ 23:00 UTC

jkottke : Muji is planning on opening "two Muji stores in New York between July and December" - Ho. Ly. Shit! Muji is planning on opening "two Muji stores in New York between July and December". Anyone have a sub to WWD...email me the text of this article? Got it, thanks Nixta! (via the cap'n) [via]

silverware/tool combinations

26/01/2007 @ 22:02 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : silverware/tool combinations

even with Charlie Cards, Boston still has the worst public transportation system in the country

26/01/2007 @ 22:02 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : even with Charlie Cards, Boston still has the worst public transportation system in the country - (via cynical-c.com) [via]

The Secret Diary of Hillary Clinton

26/01/2007 @ 22:01 UTC

jimray : The Secret Diary of Hillary Clinton - [this is good]

Rod Begbie : The Secret Diary of Hillary Clinton - Even funnier than "Fake Steve". "Great. Liz Taylor is endorsing me. Can someone please find a way to shut this old bag up? I mean who's next? Michael Jackson?" [via#

AirTran Grounds Screaming Toddler And Family, Literally

26/01/2007 @ 22:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : AirTran Grounds Screaming Toddler And Family, Literally - AirTran Grounds Screaming Toddler And Family, Literally: excellent

deusx : AirTran Grounds Screaming Toddler And Family, Literally - Consumerist - "...we are suddenly more interested in flying AirTran for the no psychotic toddler policy. There are other people on the plane, and if you can't control your kid you need to be removed rather than ruin/delay the flight for everyone else."

SF Chronicle starts podcasting voicemails from angry readers

26/01/2007 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : SF Chronicle starts podcasting voicemails from angry readers - "pilotless airplane! pilotless airplane! drone, drone, drone!"

jimray : SF Chronicle starts podcasting angry voicemails - God, this is gonna be good

sparktags

26/01/2007 @ 21:04 UTC

jcgregorio : sparktags

Is there a utility that will let me save my screen layout? | Ask MetaFilter

26/01/2007 @ 21:03 UTC

43folders : Is there a utility that will let me save my screen layout? | Ask MetaFilter - "Every morning...I have to spend a little bit re-arranging all my active application windows where I want them."

My backup paranoia | David Roessli's Empty Set

26/01/2007 @ 21:03 UTC

43folders : My backup paranoia | David Roessli's Empty Set - Thoughtful, detailed rundown on handling backup for your Mac world.

Hold the coffee: scientist puts caffeine in doughnuts

26/01/2007 @ 21:03 UTC

deusx : Hold the coffee: scientist puts caffeine in doughnuts - {{{O_O}}} "Robert Bohannon, a molecular scientist living in Durham, N.C., has developed a way to add caffeine to baked goods such as doughnuts and bagels."

Google’s Policy on No follow and Reviews is Hypocritical and Wrong

26/01/2007 @ 21:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Google’s Policy on No follow and Reviews is Hypocritical and Wrong - Google’s Policy on No follow and Reviews is Hypocritical and Wrong: heh

What We Don't Know

26/01/2007 @ 21:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : What We Don't Know - What We Don't Know: a list of things we don't yet know the answers to... some of them are dumb, but most are not

Downtown San Jose 1975-2005

26/01/2007 @ 21:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Downtown San Jose 1975-2005 - Downtown San Jose 1975-2005: Pictures of San Jose, old and new. Some things have really changed, and others not so much.

In My Language, autistic woman speaks her native language and translates into ours

26/01/2007 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : In My Language, autistic woman speaks her native language and translates into ours - she responds in the comments; this instantly changed my perception of the world

jwz - A litle less nitrous next time

26/01/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

deusx : jwz - A litle less nitrous next time - ""I'LL EAT YOUR SOUL.""

Nelson Minar : Horrifying dentistry - Cute smiles for your dentist mask, auuugh!

SL Economy rebuttal

26/01/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : SL Economy rebuttal - Castronova argues that Second Life's economy is ok, just very small

YouTube - Kitty Washing Machine

26/01/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : YouTube - Kitty Washing Machine - Automatic "spa" for pets. I'd pay good money to see Bacon and Clyde take a run through one of these things. [via#

Show me - The Boston Globe

26/01/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : Show me - The Boston Globe - Local live-music aggregators Tourb.us and Tourfilter get a writeup in the Globe. [via#

Web 2.0 Company Name Generator

26/01/2007 @ 20:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Web 2.0 Company Name Generator - Web 2.0 Company Name Generator. I talked to a company recently who had actually used this to come up with a name for one of their products.

Google is now including YouTube videos in Google Video search results

26/01/2007 @ 20:00 UTC

jkottke : Google is now including YouTube videos in Google Video search results - Google is now including YouTube videos in Google Video search results. I love the smell of synergy in the morning.

Music video for Rock Me Amadeus by Falco

26/01/2007 @ 20:00 UTC

jkottke : Music video for Rock Me Amadeus by Falco - Music video for Rock Me Amadeus by Falco. Not to be confused with the Dr. Zaius song from The Simpsons.

A man can't hide from his trash on Flickr - Photo Sharing!

26/01/2007 @ 19:02 UTC

43folders : A man can't hide from his trash on Flickr - Photo Sharing! - In which Dayan and I extoll the sublime restorative powers of Blue Rockstar.

Synth coke

26/01/2007 @ 19:02 UTC

Nelson Minar : Synth coke - When you're too cheap to buy your ho real coke (via BoingBoing)

Election machine keys

26/01/2007 @ 19:02 UTC

Nelson Minar : Election machine keys - Someone makes a working Diebold election machine key from a photograph

Commodore 64 and PET Programs - Swinth!

26/01/2007 @ 19:01 UTC

deusx : Commodore 64 and PET Programs - Swinth! - Call me a nerd, but when I was 12 or so I used to sit in my room with the lights off and chill out to the music & graphics from this program. No drugs involved.

Commodore 64 and PET Programs

26/01/2007 @ 19:01 UTC

deusx : Commodore 64 and PET Programs - "I've only just begun making movies of my thousands of PET and C-64 programs so check back occasionally to see new ones as I add them."

Xylophagia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

26/01/2007 @ 19:01 UTC

deusx : Xylophagia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - "Xylophagia is a condition involving the excessive consumpion of wood. It is also a type of eating disorder called Pica."

Couple Brought Together Through Mutual Desperation | The Onion - America's Finest News Source

26/01/2007 @ 19:01 UTC

deusx : Couple Brought Together Through Mutual Desperation | The Onion - America's Finest News Source - "Despite their past romantic woes, Ridenour and Klein said they are confident they can one day forge a marriage on a strong foundation of not wanting to die alone."

bilerico.com: The dirty underbelly

26/01/2007 @ 19:01 UTC

deusx : bilerico.com: The dirty underbelly - "Tell me the stories that will embarrass those conservative bigots that are backing a constitutional ban on our formalized relationships. Send me gossip about who's a philanderer, a kink fiend, a drug addict, a porn addict, or had a divorce, an abortion o

Video: College Saga

26/01/2007 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: College Saga - funny real-life recreation of a classic 8-bit RPG

Light Criticism

26/01/2007 @ 18:02 UTC

Nelson Minar : Light Criticism - Beautiful Eyebeam criticism of new NYC ad medium

deusx : YouTube - LIGHT CRITICISM - "Advertising is the mindless vandalism of the Fortune 500."

An autistic's account

26/01/2007 @ 18:02 UTC

Nelson Minar : An autistic's account - The video is interesting but a bit irritating; it's singificantly humanized when the woman speaks for herself in the Metafilter comments

Battlestar Galactica: Season 3 Gag Reel

26/01/2007 @ 18:02 UTC

jimray : Battlestar Galactica: Season 3 Gag Reel

deusx : Battlestar Galactica: Season 3 Gag Reel - Google Video

Pink Kitty Designs

26/01/2007 @ 18:02 UTC

Rod Begbie : Pink Kitty Designs - My friend Jenney's lovely homemade cards. Now with "Breakup Cards", just in time for Valentines Day! #

Two structural engineers pick their ten favorite man-made structures

26/01/2007 @ 18:00 UTC

jkottke : Two structural engineers pick their ten favorite man-made structures - Two structural engineers pick their ten favorite man-made structures.

Googlebombs Defused?

26/01/2007 @ 17:00 UTC

wearehugh : Googlebombs Defused? - interesting mostly for the list of attempted googlebombs

The Django Book: Deploying Django

26/01/2007 @ 15:00 UTC

Simon Willison : The Django Book: Deploying Django - The Django Book: Deploying Django. Solid advice based on years of experience at the Journal-World and the Washington Post.

Farm subsidies in United Kingdom

26/01/2007 @ 15:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Farm subsidies in United Kingdom - Farm subsidies in United Kingdom. Top recipients of EU subsidies in the UK include Tate and Lyle and Nestle�do they really need the money?

YouTube - Ricky Gervais Meets Larry David

26/01/2007 @ 12:01 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : YouTube - Ricky Gervais Meets Larry David [via]

How to Be Good (To Yourself)

26/01/2007 @ 12:01 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : How to Be Good (To Yourself)

Amapedia

26/01/2007 @ 12:01 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Amapedia - A community for sharing information about the products you like the most, by Amazon (Wikipedia for products)

MySpace Allegedly Kills Computer Security Website

26/01/2007 @ 11:00 UTC

Simon Willison : MySpace Allegedly Kills Computer Security Website - MySpace Allegedly Kills Computer Security Website. No need for the allegedly; it’s been confirmed. MySpace got GoDaddy.com to redirect DNS for seclists.org after a list of phished user accounts posted to the full disclosure mailing list list was

Matthew M. Boedicker : godaddy took down seclists.org in ill-informed, knee-jerk reaction (because myspace asked them to)

kellan : GoDaddy redirects DNS for security site at MySpace’s requeust - GoDaddy redirects DNS for security site at MySpace’s requeust. Like I’ve said before, like you need another reason not to use GoDaddy, especially if you’re doing anything political or controversial in nature. #

XForms in Firefox

26/01/2007 @ 11:00 UTC

Simon Willison : XForms in Firefox - XForms in Firefox. Practical tutorial on taking advantage of the Firefox XForms plugin, sadly not yet bundled with the browser itself.  [via]

Clive Thompson's A Head for Detail

26/01/2007 @ 11:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Clive Thompson's A Head for Detail - good article on Gordon Bell and MyLifeBits; recording every piece of his life  [via]

LA Times going 24/7

26/01/2007 @ 10:01 UTC

jimray : LA Times going 24/7 - “To put it bluntly, as a news organization, we are not web-savvy. If anything, we are web-stupid.�

Gen Kanai on the High Cost of Monoculture

26/01/2007 @ 10:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Gen Kanai on the High Cost of Monoculture - Korean Internet are stuck using IE 6 because of ancient encryption standards

Linkorama : the cost of monoculture - This nation is also a unique monoculture where 99.9% of all the computer users are on Microsoft Windows. This nation is a place where Apple Macintosh users cannot bank online, make any purchases online, or interact with any of the nation's e-government si

Flickr Ramps up Triple Tag (Machine Tags) Support.

26/01/2007 @ 06:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : Flickr Ramps up Triple Tag (Machine Tags) Support. - Good explanation from RevDanCatt of the awesome potential of Flickr's new "Machine Tags". Also a great example of a company watching what their users were doing, and working out a way to enhance that behaviour and crank up the awesomeness at the same tim [via#

Eddie RSS and Atom Parser for Java

26/01/2007 @ 06:00 UTC

wearehugh : Eddie RSS and Atom Parser for Java

Humanized

26/01/2007 @ 04:02 UTC

Rod Begbie : Humanized - Interesting looking program launcher for Windows -- It actually makes CAPS LOCK a useful key on the keyboard again -- but I'm not sure it's worth $25. [via#

Customizing the size of the tex-shell window | Ask MetaFilter

26/01/2007 @ 04:00 UTC

gleuschk : Customizing the size of the tex-shell window | Ask MetaFilter - askme is freaking stupendous.

Social whitelisting with OpenID... (plasticbag.org)

26/01/2007 @ 04:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Social whitelisting with OpenID... (plasticbag.org) - Social whitelisting with OpenID... (plasticbag.org). Tom’s write-up of the social whitelisting idea. Lots of sceptics in the comments.

Justin Mason: more on social whitelisting with OpenID

26/01/2007 @ 04:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Justin Mason: more on social whitelisting with OpenID - Justin Mason: more on social whitelisting with OpenID. The author of spam assassin warns that whitelist-based trust networks are a lot harder than they look.

Vista Wallpapers from Flickr Users

26/01/2007 @ 04:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Vista Wallpapers from Flickr Users - Vista Wallpapers from Flickr Users: nice!

Boeing 777 Wing Ultimate Load Test [video]

26/01/2007 @ 02:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Boeing 777 Wing Ultimate Load Test [video] - Boeing 777 Wing Ultimate Load Test [video]: very cool

Mates of State's Kori Gardner on touring with kids

26/01/2007 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Mates of State's Kori Gardner on touring with kids - she's been writing a regular column for Babble on being a parent in a band

Why are Klimt's paintings so expensive all of a sudden?

26/01/2007 @ 02:00 UTC

jkottke : Why are Klimt's paintings so expensive all of a sudden? - "Until a few decades ago, Gustav Klimt was relatively ignored by the art establishment. Now his paintings are among the most expensive ever sold. How did the Viennese painter's prices rise so high so fast?"

Twitter - The Tao of Mac

26/01/2007 @ 01:02 UTC

tehu : Twitter - The Tao of Mac - "Twitter is like a web mash-up of those pointless random sentences in Douglas Coupland novels, but with only one font size." - Huhu

Famous photographs recreated in Lego

26/01/2007 @ 01:02 UTC

cobra libre : Famous photographs recreated in Lego - Lego Stieglitz, Lego Frank, etc. [via#

Where does open source code come from?

26/01/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Where does open source code come from? - Where does open source code come from?: congrats to Sun, who takes the #1 slot with a long lead

Re: WordPress and Atom 1.0

26/01/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

wearehugh : Re: WordPress and Atom 1.0 - Matt confirms that Atom 1.0 support will be in Wordpress 2.1 + 1

Changeset 4803 - WordPress Trac - Trac

26/01/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

wearehugh : Changeset 4803 - WordPress Trac - Trac - Wordpress trunk: initial Atom 1.0 support

Jeremy Zawodny : Changeset 4803 - WordPress Trac - Changeset 4803 - WordPress Trac: WordPress finally gets Atom 1.0 support

Behind the mirror – usability testing musings (day one) - Wait till I come!

26/01/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

wearehugh : Behind the mirror – usability testing musings (day one) - Wait till I come!

Deaf Web Users Fear Being Left Behind As TV Shows Stream Onto the Internet - WSJ.com

26/01/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

wearehugh : Deaf Web Users Fear Being Left Behind As TV Shows Stream Onto the Internet - WSJ.com - old, but news to me: itunes videos don't include captions or subtitles

Many Eyes

26/01/2007 @ 00:02 UTC

jcgregorio : Many Eyes - Cool data visualization

raleighing: Upcoming Lecture on Raleigh's Future

26/01/2007 @ 00:02 UTC

jcgregorio : raleighing: Upcoming Lecture on Raleigh's Future - "The presenter of this lecture will be Bruce Katz, Vice President at the Brookings Institution. "

Yahoo's most popular BitTorrent searches

26/01/2007 @ 00:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Yahoo's most popular BitTorrent searches - I swear I had nothing to do with this

Smart or Stoopid is a neat quick intelligence test

26/01/2007 @ 00:00 UTC

jkottke : Smart or Stoopid is a neat quick intelligence test - Smart or Stoopid is a neat quick intelligence test. (thx, mark)

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