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idproxy.net: Use your Yahoo! account as an OpenID

28/01/2007 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : idproxy.net: Use your Yahoo! account as an OpenID - oustanding hack

Nelson Minar : Yahoo login / OpenID - Interesting idea of authentication by proxy (via Waxy)

Midomi, music search using your own voice

27/01/2007 @ 09:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Midomi, music search using your own voice - incredibly, it worked for all three songs I belted out

Teriyaki Boyz video parodies YouTube

27/01/2007 @ 08:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Teriyaki Boyz video parodies YouTube - I highly second the Rip Slyme and "Beef or Chicken" recommendations

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.

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

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

Video: College Saga

26/01/2007 @ 19:00 UTC

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

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]

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

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

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

YouTube - Mr. T: The "T" in I.T.

25/01/2007 @ 19:03 UTC

Jason Shellen : YouTube - Mr. T: The "T" in I.T. - My friend at Hitachi sent this over. I think we can all learn something from Mr. T [via Mike Brandt] #

Andy Baio : Video: Mr. T on Hitachi storage virtualization - he puts the T in I.T.  [via]

nelson : Mr. T is the "T" in I.T. - Amazing video for Hitachi

Coca-Cola settles with Joel Veitch and his ninja kitten video

25/01/2007 @ 03:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Coca-Cola settles with Joel Veitch and his ninja kitten video - more from Joel  [via]

Quag7's State of the BBS

25/01/2007 @ 03:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Quag7's State of the BBS - he called 50 dialup BBSes and wrote up the results; the parts about where web communities fail is essential reading

Flickr quietly launches machine tag support

24/01/2007 @ 20:05 UTC

Andy Baio : Flickr quietly launches machine tag support - the possibilities here are kinda mind-bending

kellan : Machine Tags: They live! They live! - Machine Tags: They live! They live!. Machine tags are not RDF. But they could play RDF on television. #

Simon Willison : Flickr Machine Tags - Flickr Machine Tags. A new feature for API developers that lets them stuff arbritrary namespaced key/value pairs in to tags and query them using the API. Even without range queries, this will enable a ton of exciting new third party developments.

plasticbag : Flickr's introduced the concept of machine tags for everyone to start playing with - Ooh. Classy. Nice. All kinds of things can be built off the back of this. I'm just starting to get my head around the possibilities, although it's probably worth noting that I'm not necessarily sufficiently qualified to get the best view...

joshua : flickr rolls out "machine tags" - like system:has: in delicious i guess

jimray : Machine tags on Flickr - Add more metadata to your photos via tags. All backend/API jiggerypockery for now, but this will be cool.

Nelson Minar : Structured Flickr tags - Machine tags are triples: namespace, keyword, value

Jason Scott on A Sysop, Forever

24/01/2007 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Jason Scott on A Sysop, Forever - story of one tiny BBS, the death of its 15-year-old sysop, and how his brother and father kept it alive

Waxy.org: Pirating the 2007 Oscars

23/01/2007 @ 21:03 UTC

Andy Baio : Waxy.org: Pirating the 2007 Oscars - I just posted my research into Oscar screener piracy, also showing that restricting screeners may hurt film's Oscar chances

jkottke : Andy Baio has a report on Oscar nominated films showing up online - Andy Baio has a report on Oscar nominated films showing up online. Out of the 34 films nominated in one form or another, 31 have been released online. "The average length of time between a film's USA release and its first appearance online is 12 days."

Nelson Minar : Pirating the Oscars - Waxy researches the downloads of Oscar nominated films

wearehugh : Waxy.org: Daily Log: Pirating the 2007 Oscars

plasticbag : Andy Baio's written a great post about piracy and the Oscars and the effect of the piracy-free DVDs sent to academy members... - The general conclusion I get from this survey and from friends in the industry is that the companies who insist on copy protected DVDs ended up with Academy members unable to watch the films and subsequently not winning awards...

Video: Flea Market Montgomery, the mini-mall rap

23/01/2007 @ 21:01 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: Flea Market Montgomery, the mini-mall rap - "You heard me! Come shop!"

IBM's Many Eyes

23/01/2007 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : IBM's Many Eyes - like Swivel, a site for creating and sharing data visualizations; O'Reilly has more

cameron : Many Eyes - Collaborative visualization site featuring data sets and output visualizations.

Food Network running subliminal McDonald's ads

23/01/2007 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Food Network running subliminal McDonald's ads - too bad subliminal ads don't work  [via]

jkottke : Is Food Network doing subliminal advertising during its shows? - Is Food Network doing subliminal advertising during its shows? This video shows a McDonald's ad that was displayed for only one frame during a recent episode of Iron Chef America. (via the grumpiest) [via]

Coachella 2007 lineup leaked

23/01/2007 @ 10:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Coachella 2007 lineup leaked - three days of heat and music

jimray : 2007 Coachella lineup leaked - Any one of these days would be awesome. Whywhywhy is Tennessee so damn far away?

Video: Children Are A Gift

23/01/2007 @ 08:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: Children Are A Gift - a star performance by Ben, the son of my oldest childhood friend

Foo campers' Space Invaders and Cylon Raider artwork on Google Maps

22/01/2007 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Foo campers' Space Invaders and Cylon Raider artwork on Google Maps - Google arranged a flyover of the campus during last year's camp

Simon Willison : On Space Art in Sebastopol... - On Space Art in Sebastopol.... Awesome. Our giant mosaic space invaders are going to show up on Google Earth!

Piano Hero

22/01/2007 @ 12:01 UTC

Andy Baio : Piano Hero - play along with any MIDI file, Guitar Hero-style

Every Ad in Times Square

22/01/2007 @ 12:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Every Ad in Times Square - it's posts like these that make Ironic Sans one of my favorite new blogs

jkottke : Photograph of every advertisement in Times Square - Photograph of every advertisement in Times Square. Somehow I thought there would be more.

jimray : Ironic Sans: Every ad in Times Square - This is good

cameron : Every ad in Times Square - Ironic Sans with a holistic view on Times Square advertising

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