mike's cards

3/01/2007 @ 23:02 UTC

joshua : mike's cards - solitaire game

Man Is Rescued by Stranger on Subway Tracks

3/01/2007 @ 23:01 UTC

jimray : Man Is Rescued by Stranger on Subway Tracks - “I don’t feel like I did something spectacular; I just saw someone who needed help�

Rands In Repose: Ninety Days

3/01/2007 @ 22:03 UTC

deusx : Rands In Repose: Ninety Days - "Your job interview isn't over until you've changed to become part of a new team."

43folders : Rands In Repose: Ninety Days - "Your job interview isn't over until you've changed to become part of a new team."

Tinderbox Web Viewer - Notebook of Sand: J. Nathan Matias

3/01/2007 @ 22:03 UTC

deusx : Tinderbox Web Viewer - Notebook of Sand: J. Nathan Matias - "I have just finished the first beta of a Tinderbox web viewer. It's a series of PHP scripts ... which will load a Tinderbox file and recreate the Map View online."

Anil Dash: Getting By

3/01/2007 @ 22:02 UTC

deusx : Anil Dash: Getting By - "A good friend of mine asked for some tips the other day on dealing with minor depression."

Urban Legends Reference Pages: 2006 Federal Excise Tax Credit

3/01/2007 @ 22:01 UTC

gleuschk : Urban Legends Reference Pages: 2006 Federal Excise Tax Credit - wow, finally a reason to save all those old phone bills

wearehugh : Urban Legends Reference Pages: 2006 Federal Excise Tax Credit - we've finally stopped paying for the spanish-american war of 1898. really.

jimray : 2006 Federal Excise Tax Credit - Created in 1898 to pay for the Spanish American War, reinstated to pay for various other wars (WWI, WWII, Vietnam), you are now eligible for $30-$60 on your 2006 taxes

Using YUI in Greasemonkey Scripts » Yahoo! User Interface Blog

3/01/2007 @ 22:01 UTC

wearehugh : Using YUI in Greasemonkey Scripts » Yahoo! User Interface Blog

deusx : Using YUI in Greasemonkey Scripts » Yahoo! User Interface Blog - "a Greasemonkey script that adds calls to external JavaScript libraries and CSS files to a given page and, once they are loaded, passes the YAHOO global object to the code inside the Greasemonkey script."

OpenID for non-SuperUsers

3/01/2007 @ 22:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : OpenID for non-SuperUsers - OpenID for non-SuperUsers: Sam shows us what it takes to claim your site using OpenID and start using your new identity. It's surprisingly easy.

wearehugh : Sam Ruby: OpenID for non-SuperUsers

joshua : Sam Ruby: OpenID for non-SuperUsers

mmb : http://www.intertwingly.net/blog/2007/01/03/OpenID-for-non-SuperUsers - http://www.intertwingly.net/blog/2007/01/03/OpenID-for-non-SuperUsers via OpenID » How do I get an OpenID? [via]

graph of executions in the United States from 1608

3/01/2007 @ 21:06 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : graph of executions in the United States from 1608

a Donald Knuth reward check for finding a bug

3/01/2007 @ 21:05 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : a Donald Knuth reward check for finding a bug

Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs : ENERGY STAR

3/01/2007 @ 21:04 UTC

jimray : Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs : ENERGY STAR - I'm starting my transition to CFL's this weekend

What C.F. Lamps to Use Where

3/01/2007 @ 21:03 UTC

jimray : What C.F. Lamps to Use Where - A guide to compact fluorescents

FAQs: Compact Fluorescent

3/01/2007 @ 21:03 UTC

jimray : FAQs: Compact Fluorescent - GE's CFL FAQ

Scripting with JavaScript in Cocoa

3/01/2007 @ 21:02 UTC

deusx : Scripting with JavaScript in Cocoa - "This tutorial shows how to script Cocoa using JavaScript."

WebKit WebScripting protocol (Objective-C)

3/01/2007 @ 21:02 UTC

deusx : WebKit WebScripting protocol (Objective-C) - "WebScripting is an informal protocol that defines methods that classes can implement to expose their interfaces to a WebScript environment such as JavaScript."

reconstitute.py

3/01/2007 @ 21:02 UTC

deusx : reconstitute.py - "Reconstitute an entry document from the output of the Universal Feed Parser."

The Weird Thing (Ftrain.com)

3/01/2007 @ 21:01 UTC

deusx : The Weird Thing (Ftrain.com) - "I did the weird thing and I was happy."

SitePen Blog » Blog Archive » The Dojo Offline Toolkit

3/01/2007 @ 21:00 UTC

deusx : SitePen Blog » Blog Archive » The Dojo Offline Toolkit - "The Dojo Offline Toolkit will be a small, cross-platform, generic download that enables web applications to work offline."

GPS navigator to include Yahoo search

3/01/2007 @ 21:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : GPS navigator to include Yahoo search - GPS navigator to include Yahoo search: technically, it's Yahoo's local search... not to be confused with web search. but it's cool news either way.

Larry Lessig at 23C3

3/01/2007 @ 20:02 UTC

Nelson Minar : Larry Lessig at 23C3 - Hour+ video, but he's a great speaker (via BoingBoing)

20 Full moons

3/01/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : 20 Full moons - Month by month animation (via apod)

video of Joi Ito lecture on World of Warcraft

3/01/2007 @ 19:06 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : video of Joi Ito lecture on World of Warcraft

God talks to Pat

3/01/2007 @ 19:05 UTC

Nelson Minar : God talks to Pat - Robertson predicts mass killing in the US

Girl Talk, New Year's Eve

3/01/2007 @ 19:04 UTC

jimray : Girl Talk, New Year's Eve - Staring in to a laptop at the Empty Bottle [misses Chicago...]

Batman PWN'D!!! - Nerdy Shirts :: The Most Awesome Shirts in the World (Funny T-shirts, Funny shi...

3/01/2007 @ 19:02 UTC

deusx : Batman PWN'D!!! - Nerdy Shirts :: The Most Awesome Shirts in the World (Funny T-shirts, Funny shirts, Vintage Shirts, Vintage T-Shirts) - "PWN'D!!!!"

jimray : Batman pwn'd - Greg Perez *needs* this

Wired News: All Hail the Mighty Coffee Bean!

3/01/2007 @ 19:01 UTC

deusx : Wired News: All Hail the Mighty Coffee Bean! - "I have a terrible addiction to coffee. Not so much the substance itself, although I have my issues with it, but with all the paraphernalia that comes along with the experience."

Wired 15.01: It's Alive!

3/01/2007 @ 19:00 UTC

deusx : Wired 15.01: It's Alive! - "Say hello to Pleo. From the guy who brought you Furby, it's a snuffling, stretching, oddly convincing robotic dinosaur. You are so going to want one."

Scalable Fabric

3/01/2007 @ 18:02 UTC

joshua : Scalable Fabric - alternate UI for large screens

The Mozilla Foundation: Achieving Sustainability

3/01/2007 @ 18:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : The Mozilla Foundation: Achieving Sustainability - The Mozilla Foundation: Achieving Sustainability: "In 2005 the Mozilla Foundation and Mozilla Corporation combined had revenue from all sources of $52.9M. $29.8M of this was associated with the Foundation (both before and after the creation of the Co

Nelson Minar : Firefox: $53M in 2005 - Nearly $30M from "search engine relationships"

America the Overfull

3/01/2007 @ 16:01 UTC

jkottke : America the Overfull - America the Overfull, Paul Theroux's New Year's musing on an America with twice as many people as when he grew up. "We are passing through a confused period of aggression and fear, characterized by our confrontational government, the decline of diplomacy,

Nelson Minar : America the Overfull - Wistful Theroux op/ed

Shopsin's to reopen as LES food stand

3/01/2007 @ 16:00 UTC

jkottke : Shopsin's to reopen as LES food stand - Shopsin's, who closed their beloved eatery in the West Village last month, has updated their web site with plans to open in a stall at the Essex Street Market on the Lower East Side. (thx, janelle)

Gus Mueller's Website [Chinese Democracy Syndrome]

3/01/2007 @ 15:03 UTC

43folders : Gus Mueller's Website [Chinese Democracy Syndrome] - "The hold up is because he wants to get everything 'perfect'. So it never ships." via:brilliantdays.com

Word Spy - glass cliff

3/01/2007 @ 15:02 UTC

43folders : Word Spy - glass cliff - "A senior job or important project, particularly one given to a woman, with a high risk of failure"

Getting Things Started: The Brain Dump at Dethroner

3/01/2007 @ 15:02 UTC

43folders : Getting Things Started: The Brain Dump at Dethroner - "The first step in GTD is to dash out everything you think you might be interested or compelled to do, from gratifying trifle to life-shaking event."

Time magazine's list of best video games for 2006

3/01/2007 @ 15:00 UTC

jkottke : Time magazine's list of best video games for 2006 - Perched on top of Time magazine's list of best video games for 2006? Wii Sports.

Martenhoepla's Muzieklijstje der eindejaarseinde van leukste 2006-liedjes, 1 t/m 50

3/01/2007 @ 13:01 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : Martenhoepla's Muzieklijstje der eindejaarseinde van leukste 2006-liedjes, 1 t/m 50 [via]

Fry's Electronics Ad

3/01/2007 @ 12:01 UTC

Linkorama : Fry's Electronics Ad - Looking for Fry's Electronics weekly ads? This site is updated with Day After Christmas Sale listings.

Wired Science, the Wired/PBS collaboration, debuts tonight

3/01/2007 @ 12:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Wired Science, the Wired/PBS collaboration, debuts tonight - it took ten years, but they finally launched Wired TV

jkottke : Wired Science on PBS - Caught the first episode of Wired Science on PBS last night and it wasn't so bad. It's like Wired magazine, but on TV. If you missed it, the entire show is available online.

GTD Roundup - Lifehacker

3/01/2007 @ 08:03 UTC

43folders : GTD Roundup - Lifehacker - Lifehacker posts a recap of some favorite GTD posts.

groupbar

3/01/2007 @ 08:03 UTC

joshua : groupbar - groups taskbar icons

ConferenceXP

3/01/2007 @ 08:02 UTC

joshua : ConferenceXP - shared whiteboard

SkyscraperPage

3/01/2007 @ 08:01 UTC

cameron : SkyscraperPage - Beautiful 3D pixel-art for all of the tallest buildings in the world, and some being built. I'm not sure how I missed this before.

TV and HDTV - Choosing Screen Size & Placing Your TV

3/01/2007 @ 08:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : TV and HDTV - Choosing Screen Size & Placing Your TV - TV and HDTV - Choosing Screen Size & Placing Your TV: good advice on screen sizes and sitting distances

Donald Knuth tells Steve Jobs he's full of shit

3/01/2007 @ 07:01 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Donald Knuth tells Steve Jobs he's full of shit - engineering versus marketing (via programming.reddit.com) [via]

how to grow your own tea

3/01/2007 @ 07:01 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : how to grow your own tea - (via del.icio.us/popular) [via]

San Diego Zoo's Animal Bytes: Tapir

3/01/2007 @ 07:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : San Diego Zoo's Animal Bytes: Tapir - Joy & I "adopted" the Malayian Tapirs at San Diego Zoo as part of our Christmas gift to each other. Tapirs are *awesomely* ridiculous looking creatures, and I love 'em to bits. Can't wait to see them when we're in California in June. #

sukria.net » Blog Archive » etch is ready for the laptop

3/01/2007 @ 07:00 UTC

wearehugh : sukria.net » Blog Archive » etch is ready for the laptop - "The CPU throttling worked for me as soon as I loaded the appropriate modules (speedstep-centrino). I then dpkg-reconfigured gnome-applets to set a SUID bit on the cpufreq applet so I can change the frequency/governors with GNOME."

[whatwg] Presentational safety valves

3/01/2007 @ 07:00 UTC

wearehugh : [whatwg] Presentational safety valves - """Whenever someone uses , don't say "alas, that's a hole in HTML"; say "hooray, that's someone who isn't misusing "."""

Inside Higher Ed :: Professor's Hunger Strike Ultimatum

3/01/2007 @ 05:00 UTC

gleuschk : Inside Higher Ed :: Professor's Hunger Strike Ultimatum - give me tenure or I'll hold my breath till I turn purple! (the less-funny ways of characterizing this case make me distinctly uncomfortable) I'll stomp my feet!

photographs that changed the world

3/01/2007 @ 05:00 UTC

gleuschk : photographs that changed the world - I learned a couple things from this list

jkottke : Thirteen photographs that changed the world - Thirteen photographs that changed the world, featuring Robert Capa, Man Ray, Matthew Brady, and Ansel Adams.

Nelson Minar : 13 photographs that changed the world - Excellent commentary

Full Industry List

3/01/2007 @ 04:01 UTC

joshua : Full Industry List

Slimmed-down Journal Debuts

3/01/2007 @ 03:01 UTC

jimray : Slimmed-down Journal Debuts - With more color, more features. Sadly, they didn't ax the editorial page.

John Edwards has a Flickr profile

3/01/2007 @ 03:01 UTC

jimray : John Edwards has a Flickr profile - Friended!

Lofi Nike+ sensor holder on Flickr - Photo Sharing!

3/01/2007 @ 02:03 UTC

43folders : Lofi Nike+ sensor holder on Flickr - Photo Sharing! - My official Nike+ shoes were depressing. Better to fix the Nike+ sensor to these first-world Asics with the lofi-est of means. Working great so far.

Garmin FINALLY Supports OS X - The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)

3/01/2007 @ 02:02 UTC

43folders : Garmin FINALLY Supports OS X - The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW) - "Now Macworld is reporting that Garmin will finally be supporting OS X in late January" [via:mbwideas]

Innovation Games

3/01/2007 @ 02:02 UTC

Linkorama : Innovation Games - Playing games with customers instead of listening them to get great requirements

The Long Tale of 2006

3/01/2007 @ 02:00 UTC

jkottke : The Long Tale of 2006 - The Long Tale of 2006. "What makes the long tail so disingenuous is that what happens in the long tail has almost no ramifications on what happens in the head." With the internet, some of the most popular sites are "places like YouTube and MySpace where l

Funkware - Task List

3/01/2007 @ 01:10 UTC

joshua : Funkware - Task List

Beliefwatch: Blasphemy - Newsweek Periscope - MSNBC.com

3/01/2007 @ 01:09 UTC

deusx : Beliefwatch: Blasphemy - Newsweek Periscope - MSNBC.com - "Their intent was to encourage atheists to come forward and put their souls on the line, showing others that you don't have to be afraid of God."

JavaScript source for Technorati linkcount

3/01/2007 @ 01:09 UTC

deusx : JavaScript source for Technorati linkcount - Another JSON-powered permalink metadata widget

Democrats To Start Without GOP Input - washingtonpost.com

3/01/2007 @ 01:09 UTC

deusx : Democrats To Start Without GOP Input - washingtonpost.com - Republicans go QQ. "As they prepare to take control of Congress this week and face up to campaign pledges to restore bipartisanship and openness, Democrats are planning to largely sideline Republicans from the first burst of lawmaking."

Free Will: Now You Have It, Now You Don’t - New York Times

3/01/2007 @ 01:08 UTC

deusx : Free Will: Now You Have It, Now You Don’t - New York Times - "All the varieties of free will worth having, we have"

YouTube - Line Rider - Urban Run

3/01/2007 @ 01:07 UTC

deusx : YouTube - Line Rider - Urban Run - "The sequel to Jagged Peak Adventure! Completely 3D, not flat sections. Music from Katamari Damacy soundtrack."

RSS wasn't invented - Scripting News: 1/2/2007

3/01/2007 @ 01:06 UTC

deusx : RSS wasn't invented - Scripting News: 1/2/2007 - "But RSS doesn't have an inventor. It wasn't invented. Something else happened, something harder than invention, imho -- an activity that we don't have a word for in the English language."

BBC NEWS | Technology | $100 laptop project launches 2007

3/01/2007 @ 01:06 UTC

deusx : BBC NEWS | Technology | $100 laptop project launches 2007 - They totally need to sell these for $250 a pop to techies in the western world, take $100 to sponsor another device for a kid somewhere, use the rest for overhead costs.

Microsoft's RSS Patent Theft

3/01/2007 @ 01:05 UTC

deusx : Microsoft's RSS Patent Theft - "They're clearly aware that contributing to the community is important but they have no problem stabbing us in the back at the same time."

Game Boy damaged in Gulf War on Flickr - Photo Sharing!

3/01/2007 @ 01:04 UTC

deusx : Game Boy damaged in Gulf War on Flickr - Photo Sharing! - Looks positively Lovecraftian. "This GameBoy was damaged when barracks were bombed during the 1990-1991 Gulf War. It still works!"

The Gaming Generation: Finding Time for Gaming, Even as an Adult from 1UP.com

3/01/2007 @ 01:03 UTC

deusx : The Gaming Generation: Finding Time for Gaming, Even as an Adult from 1UP.com - "the first generation to grow up with videogames is all grown up"

BLACK LOTUS BREWING CO.

3/01/2007 @ 01:02 UTC

deusx : BLACK LOTUS BREWING CO. - A brewery in Clawson? odd.

TPMmuckraker January 2, 2007 11:48 AM

3/01/2007 @ 01:01 UTC

deusx : TPMmuckraker January 2, 2007 11:48 AM - "Republicans "have taken every one of the techniques that Democrats employed when they were in the majority, and ratcheted them up to another level," said the American Enterprise Institute scholar."

Mannequin fetishist could get life - Yahoo! News

3/01/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

deusx : Mannequin fetishist could get life - Yahoo! News - "FERNDALE, Mich. - A man who has a history of smashing windows to indulge his fetish for female mannequins could draw a long prison term for his latest arrest."

The Computer Language Shootout Benchmarks

3/01/2007 @ 00:03 UTC

joshua : The Computer Language Shootout Benchmarks

jcgregorio : The Computer Language Benchmarks Game - Wow, D kicks some serious butt.

Wal-Mart makes an unlikely champion of energy effecient light bulbs

3/01/2007 @ 00:03 UTC

jimray : Wal-Mart makes an unlikely champion of energy effecient light bulbs - Aims to sell 100 million -- a 50% increase -- in a year

Lacrimae Rerum » The Best Of: The Bible

3/01/2007 @ 00:03 UTC

deusx : Lacrimae Rerum » The Best Of: The Bible - "There’s a bunch more about smashin’ babies and starting wars and a lot of plagues and an army of 200 million angels which killed a third of the world’s population."

BBC - Sex ID

3/01/2007 @ 00:01 UTC

cameron : BBC - Sex ID - Simple system that takes many psychological tests and produces a score along the male/female continuum. Apparently, I am a girl.

Video: Fionn Regan's "Be Good or Be Gone"

3/01/2007 @ 00:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: Fionn Regan's "Be Good or Be Gone" - using ambient audio from diverse locations, creativity on zero budget

Happy birthday, horsies!

3/01/2007 @ 00:00 UTC

jkottke : Happy birthday, horsies! - All Thoroughbred horses born in the Northern Hemisphere technically share the same birthday: January 1. Happy birthday, horsies!

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