IRhetoric - Karsten Januszewski : FLITTER: SOURCE POSTED

1/05/2007 @ 23:04 UTC

factoryjoe : IRhetoric - Karsten Januszewski : FLITTER: SOURCE POSTED - An open source WPF screensaver that combines Facebook, Flickr, and Twitter feeds from MIX. Tags: twitter, flitter, wpf, screensaver, mix, open source

Marking up figures — Edward O’Connor

1/05/2007 @ 23:04 UTC

factoryjoe : Marking up figures — Edward O’Connor - Edward discusses some of his own semantic patterns for dealing with images and ASCII art. Great stuff! Tags: figures, design, web standards, posh, meaningful markup

Digital Web Magazine - Markup as a Craft

1/05/2007 @ 23:03 UTC

factoryjoe : Digital Web Magazine - Markup as a Craft - "With front-end technology, it all comes back to the markup. It’s not particularly difficult to write great markup, but it does take attention to detail and an appreciation for some of the more subtle aspects. We can all be creating be

boogdesign posts - Is your markup POSH?

1/05/2007 @ 23:03 UTC

factoryjoe : boogdesign posts - Is your markup POSH? - More pickup of POSH. Tags: posh

ReallyWorried | Compassion, help and advice

1/05/2007 @ 23:03 UTC

factoryjoe : ReallyWorried | Compassion, help and advice - ReallyWorried is a place for you to seek or share help and advice on just about any worrying topic. Tags: worry, hicksdesign, beta

Vacuum - Edward Vielmetti in Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104: 10 Things You Need To Know When You Start...

1/05/2007 @ 23:02 UTC

deusx : Vacuum - Edward Vielmetti in Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104: 10 Things You Need To Know When You Start Your Next Blog - "Here's a run down of what you need to know and what you need to think about before you put the first words down on paper."

MVI - Snakes & Arrows (DVD Album) - Showtech Merchandising

1/05/2007 @ 23:01 UTC

deusx : MVI - Snakes & Arrows (DVD Album) - Showtech Merchandising - "The Rush "SNAKES & ARROWS" MVI comes in a deluxe box, and includes these 13 new songs in hi-resolution audio, the entire album in 5.1 surround sound, a video documentary on the making of the album, and more (see below)."

Southwest Airlines Schedule Request

1/05/2007 @ 23:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Southwest Airlines Schedule Request - Southwest Airlines Schedule Request: here is where you can get a PDF schedule for flights to/from any airport that southwest serves... very handy when you want to see if you can snag an earlier flight...

Yahoo - Comcast = The Deal of the Year

1/05/2007 @ 23:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Yahoo - Comcast = The Deal of the Year - Yahoo - Comcast = The Deal of the Year: "The competitive landscape for video advertising just changed, and no one even noticed."

News Corp. makes a bid for Dow Jones

1/05/2007 @ 22:01 UTC

jimray : News Corp. makes a bid for Dow Jones - Obviously, the political alignment makes sense, but this just doesn't feel right

Joyent releases Slingshot

1/05/2007 @ 22:00 UTC

jimray : Joyent releases Slingshot - Offline Rails desktop extender gets official, source code coming in a month

I Can'T Believe I'M Actually Posting This On Gizmodo: Turd Twister is like A Fecal Cookie Cutter ...

1/05/2007 @ 21:01 UTC

deusx : I Can'T Believe I'M Actually Posting This On Gizmodo: Turd Twister is like A Fecal Cookie Cutter - Gizmodo - "dishwasher safe? DISHWASHER SAFE? For the love of god..."

Rage fans didn't like Crowded House's reunion at Coachella

1/05/2007 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Rage fans didn't like Crowded House's reunion at Coachella - unfortunate lineup placement leads to disastrous results, foreshadowed here

deusx : stereogum: Coachella: Rage Fans Didn't Like Crowded House - "would any of these kids respond, even in passing recognition of the tune? And they responded alright. With a water bottle straight to Neil Finn's head!"

Changing Course

1/05/2007 @ 20:03 UTC

Linkorama : Changing Course - Jeff Nolan moves on. Good luck, buddy

The Two Webs

1/05/2007 @ 20:03 UTC

Linkorama : The Two Webs - No one better to break down Microsoft announcements than stevegillmor

Mathowie quits his job and is chronicling his new online-only life at fortuito.us

1/05/2007 @ 20:02 UTC

jimray : Mathowie quits his job and is chronicling his new online-only life at fortuito.us - Should prove to be handy for folks looking to embark on The Life

kawaii_not: kawaii not #84

1/05/2007 @ 20:02 UTC

deusx : kawaii_not: kawaii not #84 - "My niblets are showing!"

Sashi's Architecture

1/05/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

deusx : Sashi's Architecture - "Well, I was sick of having to dig behind my TV to exchange the cable from my Nintendo 64 to play my SNES. So I figured why not install two RCA jacks so I can plug it directly into the front of my TV."

Softies Central: Softies that eat other softies

1/05/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

deusx : Softies Central: Softies that eat other softies - "Shock, horror! Sad but true - some softies DO eat other softies!"

Dell to Offer Ubuntu

1/05/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

Simon Willison : Dell to Offer Ubuntu - Dell to Offer Ubuntu. That right there is why I find Flex more interesting than Silverlight.

2007 Scene.org Awards winners announced

1/05/2007 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : 2007 Scene.org Awards winners announced - the best of the still-thriving demoscene

Microsoft Project Codename "Astoria"

1/05/2007 @ 19:01 UTC

jcgregorio : Microsoft Project Codename "Astoria"

Holovaty breaks down the new presidential candidate tracker at the Post

1/05/2007 @ 19:00 UTC

jimray : Holovaty breaks down the new presidential candidate tracker at the Post - Great feature set, pretty much exactly what you'd expect from that crew

Seeing Beyond Sight

1/05/2007 @ 17:01 UTC

Eric Meyer : Seeing Beyond Sight - Must-see-- pun only sort of intended.

Dell - Support - How do I install Ubuntu® 7.04 on my PC?

1/05/2007 @ 16:00 UTC

wearehugh : Dell - Support - How do I install Ubuntu® 7.04 on my PC? - there's something you don't see every day

Hotmail's antispam measures snuff out legit emails, too | The Register

1/05/2007 @ 15:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : Hotmail's antispam measures snuff out legit emails, too | The Register - I've been experiencing this -- Emails I send to HoTMaiL users are getting silently swallowed, neither bouncing nor ending up in their Spam folders. [via#

Support Center

1/05/2007 @ 15:01 UTC

gleuschk : Support Center - how to opt out of the Earthlink/Yahoo! domain error page.

The top 10 presentations on scaling websites: twitter, Flickr, Bloglines, Vox and more.

1/05/2007 @ 15:00 UTC

Simon Willison : The top 10 presentations on scaling websites: twitter, Flickr, Bloglines, Vox and more. - The top 10 presentations on scaling websites: twitter, Flickr, Bloglines, Vox and more.. I normally avoid linking to “top 10? lists on principle, but this one pulls together some great resources and adds some extra context to each one.

jcgregorio : The top 10 presentations on scaling websites: twitter, Flickr, Bloglines, Vox and more. - Doesn't cover Google or eBay, but still a good list.

jimray : The top 10 presentations on how to scale websites - Flickr, Bloglines, Vox, etc - learn how to build strong sites

bmilleare : The top 10 presentations on scaling websites: twitter, Flickr, Bloglines, Vox and more.

nelson : System scaling - Collection of videos on how they make systems scale

joshua : A bunch of presentations on scaling websites: twitter, Flickr, Bloglines, Vox and more.

philgyford : Peter Van Dijck’s Guide to Ease » Blog Archive » A bunch of presentations on scaling websites: twitter, Flickr, Bloglines, Vox and more. - The kind of thing I keep meaning to read up on. (via Kottke)

A Rare Unassisted Triple Play

1/05/2007 @ 14:01 UTC

Khoi Vinh : A Rare Unassisted Triple Play - Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki pulled off an extremely uncommon feat on Sunday: “In the top of the seventh inning of a tied game, with runners on first and second, nobody out, and the count full, [Baltimore Orioles batter] Ch

jimray : The rare unassisted triple play - Best part of this story? It was Larry Wayne "I'm a grown man and I insist people call me Chipper" Jones who hit the ball that made it all happen. Beautiful.

Don't fuck with particle accelerators

1/05/2007 @ 14:00 UTC

jimray : Don't fuck with particle accelerators - Also, they may cause black holes someday

Building a Better Conference Badge

1/05/2007 @ 13:01 UTC

Richard Rutter : Building a Better Conference Badge - Bigger badge, bigger name, smaller conference details.

Cameron Moll : Building a Better Conference Badge - Mike Davidson: Building a Better Conference Badge. This might be construed as somewhat trivial, but Mike tackles a design issue that's been ignored at nearly every conference I've ever attended (many of which cover primarily, you guessed it, design topics

NPG Accessibility Statement

1/05/2007 @ 13:00 UTC

Richard Rutter : NPG Accessibility Statement - Or “how to use your browser” (a good thing).

Sorrento: Toward a Self-Organizing Storage Cluster

1/05/2007 @ 10:01 UTC

joshua : Sorrento: Toward a Self-Organizing Storage Cluster

jcgregorio : Sorrento Project Home Page

fortuitous

1/05/2007 @ 08:00 UTC

43folders : fortuitous - "It’s a new essay every Monday about some aspect of business that I’ve learned while running the MetaFilter/PVRblog/etc empire." Go, mathowie!

adamrg : fortuitous - Mathowie launches fortuit.us

Andy Baio : Fortuito.us - Matt Haughey's great new blog on becoming self-sufficient online

nelson : fortuito.us blog - Matt's empire grows with a blog about how he does business

Joe Gregorio | BitWorking | Sparklines Update

1/05/2007 @ 07:01 UTC

jcgregorio : Joe Gregorio | BitWorking | Sparklines Update

MyBlogLog hiring two engineers

1/05/2007 @ 07:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : MyBlogLog hiring two engineers - MyBlogLog hiring two engineers: you could work on the mybloglog team in Berkeley, California...

The Omni Group - Applications - OmniFocus [Screen demo]

1/05/2007 @ 05:01 UTC

43folders : The Omni Group - Applications - OmniFocus [Screen demo] - Ethan's screencast walks you through the features of the OmniFocus alpha.

plasticbag : OmniGroup have put up a screencast of how they're expecting OmniFocus to work... - I have to be honest, I think I need this application right now. I'm rather overwhelmed with little jobs to do and am desperate for a decent way to manage them. This looks perfect...

Khoi Vinh : OmniFocus Public Beta - This is the GTD-based task management system I alluded to in last week’s post.

2006 AWM Essay Contest: Biographies of Contemporary Women in Mathematics

1/05/2007 @ 05:00 UTC

gleuschk : 2006 AWM Essay Contest: Biographies of Contemporary Women in Mathematics - Levine, Shulman, Chibnik, Knapp, Borrow: college kids down to middle-schoolers

Getting Started with Windows Live Contacts API

1/05/2007 @ 05:00 UTC

wearehugh : Getting Started with Windows Live Contacts API

jcgregorio : Getting Started with Windows Live Contacts API

The best bit ever in Life on Mars (no spoilers) is the famous Camberwick Green intro to the episo...

1/05/2007 @ 03:00 UTC

plasticbag : The best bit ever in Life on Mars (no spoilers) is the famous Camberwick Green intro to the episode... - I keep saying the lines from this to people and no one knows what I'm on about, so I thought I should probably link to the damn thing.

In 1967 the Philco-Ford Corporation released a short film titled 1999 A.D.

1/05/2007 @ 02:01 UTC

joshua : In 1967 the Philco-Ford Corporation released a short film titled 1999 A.D.

Does Japan's history of Shinto make them more open to accepting ubiquitous computing?

1/05/2007 @ 02:00 UTC

jimray : Does Japan's history of Shinto make them more open to accepting ubiquitous computing? - Really interesting thought, especially when you think about the corollary in the West: Does the Euro/US history of Christianity limit such acceptance?

AutoBayes -- A DSL For Bayesian Networks

1/05/2007 @ 01:01 UTC

joshua : AutoBayes -- A DSL For Bayesian Networks

Tantek's microformats presentation from MIX

1/05/2007 @ 00:00 UTC

jimray : Tantek's microformats presentation from MIX - Good stuff, if you're one of the four people in to microformats

defective yeti: Tricks of the Trade

1/05/2007 @ 00:00 UTC

wearehugh : defective yeti: Tricks of the Trade - publishers suck

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