guntron fire!

17/01/2007 @ 23:02 UTC

joshua : guntron fire! - (link to the comic ya bing has on his cube)

why high fructose corn syrup is in everything (government protectionism for corn farmers)

17/01/2007 @ 23:01 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : why high fructose corn syrup is in everything (government protectionism for corn farmers) - (via del.icio.us/popular) [via]

privatecopy - epetition reply

17/01/2007 @ 23:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : privatecopy - epetition reply - The UK goverment has started posting public responses to petitions filed using their "Petition the Prime Minister" site. They're mostly your standard "don't worry your sweet head" brush-off you'd get from writing to your MP, but it's good to see, noneth #

A list of fads that were popular in the US

17/01/2007 @ 23:00 UTC

jkottke : A list of fads that were popular in the US - A list of fads that were popular in the US. Hypercolor shirts! (via fimoculous) [via]

Neat little infographics video

17/01/2007 @ 23:00 UTC

jkottke : Neat little infographics video - Neat little infographics video.

Brian Eno Doing Spore 'Soundtrack' news from 1UP.com

17/01/2007 @ 22:01 UTC

deusx : Brian Eno Doing Spore 'Soundtrack' news from 1UP.com - "'Father of Ambient Music' plans on doing all music procedurally."

GameVideos.com - Street Fighter II rom for the NES

17/01/2007 @ 22:01 UTC

deusx : GameVideos.com - Street Fighter II rom for the NES - How odd! Guile and Ryu in an NES version of SF2!

Dairy Company Introduces Lots-Of-Pulp Milk | The Onion - America's Finest News Source

17/01/2007 @ 22:00 UTC

deusx : Dairy Company Introduces Lots-Of-Pulp Milk | The Onion - America's Finest News Source - "Whether you're spooning it atop your cereal or simply enjoying a tall, lukewarm glass, Morning Clots' chewy, full-bodied texture and old-timey flavor will have you saying 'It's Coagulicious!'"

LDS TechTalk in SLC, Jan 18

17/01/2007 @ 21:03 UTC

Cameron Moll : LDS TechTalk in SLC, Jan 18 - LDS TechTalk in Salt Lake, Thurs night (Jan 18). Dialog will expose the interaction design modus operandi here at the LDS Church.

Tennessee @ Summer

17/01/2007 @ 21:03 UTC

Cameron Moll : Tennessee @ Summer - Tennessee @ Summer. Yet another fab site from the Tennessee Vacation family.

Almond Script

17/01/2007 @ 21:02 UTC

Cameron Moll : Almond Script - "Slim and delicate, rough and weathered, Almond Script combines Latin poise with the sweep of an ancient brush."

WSJ: Mobile web advertising

17/01/2007 @ 21:02 UTC

Cameron Moll : WSJ: Mobile web advertising - WSJ: Mobile web advertising (subscription required). Of note: Ads on mobile sites currently account for just 4% of all mobile ad spending, but that number is expected to rise steadily the next few years.

David Pennock on the steep rise of Apple's stock after announcing the iPhone

17/01/2007 @ 20:00 UTC

jkottke : David Pennock on the steep rise of Apple's stock after announcing the iPhone - David Pennock on the steep rise of Apple's stock after announcing the iPhone: "Jobs's speech could not possibly have revealed over $8 billion in previously undisclosed information".

GigaOM > Mashup Camp 3 Begins in Boston

17/01/2007 @ 19:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : GigaOM > Mashup Camp 3 Begins in Boston - Dagnammit -- I thought it started tomorrow. Guess that means I'm not attending! #

The Astoria Notes

17/01/2007 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : The Astoria Notes - David documents the complaints of an unhappy neighbor

jkottke : Notes from Apartment #5 - Notes from Apartment #5. "Dear Neighbor. When you arrive late every night, you are probably concentrating on your chores and don't realize that this building, this street, the traffic, the people are all very still, very quiet."

cobra libre : The Astoria Notes #

Ze Frank is headed to Hollywood to "pump that area"

17/01/2007 @ 19:00 UTC

jkottke : Ze Frank is headed to Hollywood to "pump that area" - Ze Frank is headed to Hollywood to "pump that area". (via fimoculous) [via]

Caffeine eases the pain

17/01/2007 @ 18:00 UTC

jkottke : Caffeine eases the pain - A study by researchers at the University of Georgia suggests that women ingesting caffeine (say, in coffee or soda) before a heavy workout reduces post-workout muscle pain by almost 50%, more than Aleve, aspirin, or Advil. (via cd) [via]

New brushes: Japanese Foliage

17/01/2007 @ 17:02 UTC

Cameron Moll : New brushes: Japanese Foliage - More work from the unstoppable brush overlord, Jason Gaylor: Japanese Foliage.

Jargon watch (and T9onyms): "book" as a synonym for "cool"

17/01/2007 @ 17:00 UTC

jkottke : Jargon watch (and T9onyms): "book" as a synonym for "cool" - Jargon watch: "book" as a synonym for "cool". Sample usage: "That YouTube video is so book." As books are decidedly uncool, you might wonder how this usage came about. Book is a T9onym of cool...both words require pressing 2665 on the keypad of a mobile p

Rod Begbie : bethemedia: Saussure, Predictive Text, Cycling Awake and the word 'Book' - On T9 misspellings of words becoming "slang". Zonino! [via#

deusx : bethemedia: Saussure, Predictive Text, Cycling Awake and the word 'Book' - "With T9, things are now happening that are completely new to language - we are now beginning to associate some words with other words that have no logical ideological connection between them, and, one step further, we are now substituting words with

Washington Post shoots for closer Web, print ties

17/01/2007 @ 16:01 UTC

jimray : Washington Post shoots for closer Web, print ties - More newsroom integration is afoot

warrenellis.com » Blog Archive » RFID Tattoos Just A Few Years Away

17/01/2007 @ 13:02 UTC

deusx : warrenellis.com » Blog Archive » RFID Tattoos Just A Few Years Away - "Military personnel my entire ass. This’ll turn up on ModBlog before it gets anywhere near a barracks."

blogrium » Blog Archive » Idea sharing

17/01/2007 @ 13:01 UTC

deusx : blogrium » Blog Archive » Idea sharing - "one of the most important things that can happen is to hear “that’s already been done� and get pointed to somebody that already did it."

Hey del.icio.us Fans: It’s Time to Mash it UP! | Negatendo.Net

17/01/2007 @ 13:01 UTC

deusx : Hey del.icio.us Fans: It’s Time to Mash it UP! | Negatendo.Net - "So it’s official, my first book del.icio.us Mashups has been unleashed upon the world!"

Midnight Eye feature: The Best (and Worst) of 2006

17/01/2007 @ 12:01 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : Midnight Eye feature: The Best (and Worst) of 2006 - Midnight Eye feature: The Best (and Worst) films of 2006 [via]

Twitchfilm.net - Todd's 2006 Year in Review

17/01/2007 @ 12:01 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : Twitchfilm.net - Todd's 2006 Year in Review [via]

MySpace: Too Much of a Good Thing?

17/01/2007 @ 11:00 UTC

Simon Willison : MySpace: Too Much of a Good Thing? - MySpace: Too Much of a Good Thing?. CSS customization really was just the result of forgetting to strip HTML. They “eventually� decided to filter out JavaScript(!)

kellan : Inside MySpace: succeeding because they don’t know no better. - Inside MySpace: succeeding because they don’t know no better.. Great sound bites include that up to 40% of pages served can be errors (does that mean that 40 million page views should be 24?), customization was an accident because they didn’t #

Inside MySpace.com

17/01/2007 @ 11:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Inside MySpace.com - Inside MySpace.com. Case study of scaling against a network effect. Includes pretty honest coverage of the mistakes made along the way, although the article was put together second hand from conference presentations rather than from interviews.

Make your own custom songs for Guitar Hero 2

17/01/2007 @ 10:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Make your own custom songs for Guitar Hero 2 - see the growing list of songs with accompanying YouTube videos of gameplay; for example, JerryC's Canon Rock

Why I Don't Wear a Suit and Can't Figure Out Why Anyone Does!

17/01/2007 @ 07:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Why I Don't Wear a Suit and Can't Figure Out Why Anyone Does! - Why I Don't Wear a Suit and Can't Figure Out Why Anyone Does!: "Suits make no sense whatsoever." Amen to that!

Spaceships

17/01/2007 @ 07:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Spaceships - Spaceships: "Parenting is like an ongoing episode of CSI. You’re always following the evidence back to the crime."

deusx : Spaceships [dive into mark] - "Oh my God, Jim, they’re using tools! Next week they’ll be building spaceships!"

Ben Gibbard in Brief Interviews with Hideous Men movie

17/01/2007 @ 07:00 UTC

jkottke : Ben Gibbard in Brief Interviews with Hideous Men movie - Singer Ben Gibbard, from The Postal Service and Death Cab for Cutie, is playing a part in the film adaptation of David Foster Wallace's Brief Interviews with Hideous Men, to be directed by John Krasinski, who plays a character on the US version of The Off

A serious case of caffeine overdose

17/01/2007 @ 06:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : A serious case of caffeine overdose - A serious case of caffeine overdose: "If you stand on the corner of Regent Street and Wigmore Street in central London, you are within five miles of 164 branches of Starbucks." Uh... WTF?!

Doom9's Forum - View Single Post - H.264 profile for new 5.5G Ipod?

17/01/2007 @ 06:00 UTC

wearehugh : Doom9's Forum - View Single Post - H.264 profile for new 5.5G Ipod? - awesome detective work on which options are supported

Interview with Dr. Nina Jablonski, student of the skin

17/01/2007 @ 05:00 UTC

jkottke : Interview with Dr. Nina Jablonski, student of the skin - Interview with Dr. Nina Jablonski, student of the skin. "[My skin] is my unwritten biography. My skin reminds me that I'm a 53-year-old woman who has smiled and furrowed her brow and, on occasion, worked in the desert sun too long. I enjoy watching my ski

DVD protection history

17/01/2007 @ 04:02 UTC

Nelson Minar : DVD protection history - Sad, sorry story. Glad to have Mark back!

Freedom to Tinker » Blog Archive » AACS: Title Keys Start Leaking

17/01/2007 @ 04:00 UTC

wearehugh : Freedom to Tinker » Blog Archive » AACS: Title Keys Start Leaking

PlagiarismToday » Debunking The DMCA Caching Loophole

17/01/2007 @ 04:00 UTC

wearehugh : PlagiarismToday » Debunking The DMCA Caching Loophole

What are your [H.264 encoding] settings? - Doom9's Forum

17/01/2007 @ 04:00 UTC

wearehugh : What are your [H.264 encoding] settings? - Doom9's Forum - surprisingly lucid discussion

[Ffmpeg-devel] 640x480 iPod Baseline Low Complexity Profile

17/01/2007 @ 04:00 UTC

wearehugh : [Ffmpeg-devel] 640x480 iPod Baseline Low Complexity Profile

Doom9's Forum - View Single Post - H.264 profile for new 5.5G Ipod?

17/01/2007 @ 04:00 UTC

wearehugh : Doom9's Forum - View Single Post - H.264 profile for new 5.5G Ipod? - apparently itunes 7 requires a special secret UUID in an MP4 atom before it will sync 640x480 H.264 videos to the iPod 5G or 5.5G

Volume Unique Keys - Doom9's Forum

17/01/2007 @ 03:00 UTC

wearehugh : Volume Unique Keys - Doom9's Forum

Rod Begbie : Volume Unique Keys - Doom9's Forum - The keys for use with BackupHDDVD are now starting to be extracted and shared, enabling your to back up your HD-DVD discs. I doff my cap to the community that made this happen so quickly. [via#

The Twilight Years of Cap'n Crunch, an article on olde tyme hacker, phone phreak, and tech legend...

17/01/2007 @ 03:00 UTC

jkottke : The Twilight Years of Cap'n Crunch, an article on olde tyme hacker, phone phreak, and tech legend John Draper - The Twilight Years of Cap'n Crunch, an article on olde tyme hacker, phone phreak, and tech legend John Draper. I met Draper at Etech one year; he seemed like a brilliant man not quite at ease with society. (Also, when you see a phrase like "rave scene" in

How the newspaper gets made

17/01/2007 @ 02:01 UTC

jkottke : How the newspaper gets made - How the newspaper gets made: 1. The Washington Post runs an article on Dec 24, 2006 about how the New Yorker picks its cartoons, which article mentions in passing that several of the magazine's cartoonists gather weekly at a Manhattan restaurant. 2. Three

Looking back on Y2K alarmism

17/01/2007 @ 02:00 UTC

jkottke : Looking back on Y2K alarmism - On the site for his new novel, The End As I Know It, Kevin Shay is blogging pre-Y2K internet postings. "On This Day Pre-Y2K is updated daily with one or more verbatim quotations drawn from a variety of online sources, from today's date, eight years ago."

Can Stephen Hawking have sex? | Ask MetaFilter

17/01/2007 @ 01:03 UTC

43folders : Can Stephen Hawking have sex? | Ask MetaFilter - So far, it appears to be all about "Onuf's nucleus," and the short answer, alas, appears to be "no."

Jungle Disk 1.21 Released

17/01/2007 @ 01:02 UTC

43folders : Jungle Disk 1.21 Released - "Now I just set up a single backup job for /Users/, and exclude the directories '*cache*', '.Trash', 'Logs' and the file '.DS_Store'." Yes!

iTunes: 30 Seconds with Phone Guy

17/01/2007 @ 01:02 UTC

43folders : iTunes: 30 Seconds with Phone Guy - Phone Guy's now available as a video podcast on the iTunes.

Coffee better than ibuprofen at relieving workout pain

17/01/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

cameron : Coffee better than ibuprofen at relieving workout pain - I've actually heard this before from weightlifters (not to mention that it gets you all hyped up to work out as well).

kellan : Coffee better than ibuprofen at relieving workout pain - Coffee better than ibuprofen at relieving workout pain. Typical. Clearly I need to put off my reduce-caffeine-intake project until after the work-out-more project. #

90's flowchart

17/01/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

cameron : 90's flowchart

File formats - SuperTux

17/01/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

wearehugh : File formats - SuperTux - based on s-expressions. really.

Editor FAQ - SuperTux - How do I move around in a level?

17/01/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

wearehugh : Editor FAQ - SuperTux - How do I move around in a level? - worse. UI. ever.

JDarkRoom

17/01/2007 @ 00:00 UTC

wearehugh : JDarkRoom - STOP THE MADNESS

robubu » Blog Archive » HttpOnly please

17/01/2007 @ 00:00 UTC

wearehugh : robubu » Blog Archive » HttpOnly please - "The firefox community has been debating exactly how to implement it since 2002." I'm shocked -- shocked!

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