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May 15 - last day for UI 12 registration + free video iPod

14/05/2007 @ 23:01 UTC

Cameron Moll : May 15 - last day for UI 12 registration + free video iPod - Tomorrow (May 15) is the last day for early registration, UI 12 Conference: Register for all 4 days and you'll take home a video iPod.

"Amber" Music Video

14/05/2007 @ 23:00 UTC

WillPate : "Amber" Music Video

Why Google Is Making Us Dumber

14/05/2007 @ 23:00 UTC

deusx : Why Google Is Making Us Dumber - "Let’s face it: we’re not exactly becoming brighter by using Google. In fact, in the traditional education sense, we’re getting stupider, at least with certain types of tasks."

ThinkGeek :: Will Return Clock

14/05/2007 @ 22:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : ThinkGeek :: Will Return Clock - Heh. The idea of this made me chuckle. I'm sure there are days I'd fall for it. #

eekim.com: EEK Speaks

14/05/2007 @ 22:00 UTC

deusx : eekim.com: EEK Speaks - "Small shifts can catalyze great change. Sometimes you have to back up before you can move forward."

Hangzhou travel guide - Wikitravel

14/05/2007 @ 22:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Hangzhou travel guide - Wikitravel - Hangzhou travel guide - Wikitravel: lots of good info here bout Hangzhou

Plaid Striped HTML Tables

14/05/2007 @ 21:01 UTC

jonhicks : Plaid Striped HTML Tables

Threadless T-Shirts - Holding Pattern by Steven E. Hughes

14/05/2007 @ 21:01 UTC

jonhicks : Threadless T-Shirts - Holding Pattern by Steven E. Hughes

When are typos deadly? Nethack. :: semicomplete.com - Jordan Sissel

14/05/2007 @ 21:01 UTC

deusx : When are typos deadly? Nethack. :: semicomplete.com - Jordan Sissel - "A typo caused the untimely demise of my latest nethack venture. I ate a cockatrice corpse, instead of wielding it, while on the astral plane, poised to completely decimate the current top score."

Matching templates, named templates or for-each? My rules of thumb | Jeni's Musings

14/05/2007 @ 21:01 UTC

deusx : Matching templates, named templates or for-each? My rules of thumb | Jeni's Musings - "More rules of thumb: these are about when to use matching templates, when to use named templates, and when to use for-each. These have as much bearing in XSLT 1.0 as they do in XSLT 2.0. "

Morning Coffee & Afternoon Tea: Chocolate Coffee Bread Pudding

14/05/2007 @ 21:00 UTC

deusx : Morning Coffee & Afternoon Tea: Chocolate Coffee Bread Pudding - "There is something really comforting about bread. Psychologically speaking, it ranks right up there with chocolate for sheer comfort factor. And coffee, of course, one of my favorite things, ranks high on the pleasure list."

jamesv.org » Blog Archive » Displaying Mint stats on a Chumby

14/05/2007 @ 21:00 UTC

deusx : jamesv.org » Blog Archive » Displaying Mint stats on a Chumby - "The widget hits a PHP script that returns a JSON object which Flash Lite uses to output the hourly metrics for the past 24 hours."

Four Words for Microsoft

14/05/2007 @ 21:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Four Words for Microsoft - Four Words for Microsoft: "Litigate or shut up."

deusx : ongoing · Four Words for Microsoft - "Litigate or shut up."

Streamer - AwkwardTV

14/05/2007 @ 20:00 UTC

jonhicks : Streamer - AwkwardTV

Plaid-striped HTML Tables

14/05/2007 @ 19:02 UTC

Khoi Vinh : Plaid-striped HTML Tables

IBM Archives: Music clips

14/05/2007 @ 19:02 UTC

jcgregorio : IBM Archives: Music clips

interesting tag visualization

14/05/2007 @ 19:01 UTC

joshua : interesting tag visualization

Bloom filter - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

14/05/2007 @ 18:01 UTC

jcgregorio : Bloom filter - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - Set membership determination with small chance of false positive, but no chance of a false negative. Of course there's a Python implementation.

This is what Google uses for compression - The Data Compression News Blog - c10n.info

14/05/2007 @ 18:01 UTC

jcgregorio : This is what Google uses for compression - The Data Compression News Blog - c10n.info

Pages Are the Problem

14/05/2007 @ 18:01 UTC

Eric Meyer : Pages Are the Problem - At the uncomfortable intersection of verbal convenience and conceptual accuracy.

Botnet wars

14/05/2007 @ 18:00 UTC

nelson : Botnet wars - Apparently the criminal syndicates who run the botnets are fighting for territory

NASA has a clever page on why traveling faster than light is so damn hard

14/05/2007 @ 18:00 UTC

jimray : NASA has a clever page on why traveling faster than light is so damn hard - "To move a mass at the speed of light would take infinite energy. It appears that there is a distinct barrier here." HA!

Lost Garden: Danc's Miraculously Flexible Game Prototyping Tiles

14/05/2007 @ 18:00 UTC

deusx : Lost Garden: Danc's Miraculously Flexible Game Prototyping Tiles - "What is a graphical style that is attractive, but are useful to both the widest range of developers and game genres?"

joshua : Lost Garden: Danc's Miraculously Flexible Game Prototyping Tiles

Boing Boing: Pigeon webcam dynamically adds virtual fez: instant shrinerfication

14/05/2007 @ 18:00 UTC

wearehugh : Boing Boing: Pigeon webcam dynamically adds virtual fez: instant shrinerfication - boing boing: now indistinguishable from a boing boing fake headline generator

'Bobbie Johnson on where the BBC's attempt to lead the new media revolution went wrong'

14/05/2007 @ 17:00 UTC

plasticbag : 'Bobbie Johnson on where the BBC's attempt to lead the new media revolution went wrong' - Fascinating piece of commentary and investigation by the Guardian.

Memory leak patterns in JavaScript

14/05/2007 @ 17:00 UTC

wearehugh : Memory leak patterns in JavaScript

deusx : Memory leak patterns in JavaScript - "Plugging memory leaks in JavaScript is easy enough when you know what causes them. In this article authors Kiran Sundar and Abhijeet Bhattacharya walk you through the basics of circular references in JavaScript and explain why they can cause problem

The Big Noob is back

14/05/2007 @ 16:02 UTC

Cameron Moll : The Big Noob is back - The Big Noob is back! Visiting the interweb is now worthwhile once again. (And now an Authentic Jobs partner to boot!)

Mobile web is now 19% of PC web (UK), 17% (US)

14/05/2007 @ 16:01 UTC

Cameron Moll : Mobile web is now 19% of PC web (UK), 17% (US) - Mobile web is now 19% of PC web (UK), 17% (US). Anyone out there still doubting the traction of mobile web content?

Flight of the Hamsters

14/05/2007 @ 15:00 UTC

gleuschk : Flight of the Hamsters - just exactly at my mental level this week

CircleLending

14/05/2007 @ 13:00 UTC

nelson : CircleLending - formalizing loans to family and friends. I know some folks who use this service and like it.

L'Entrecôte

14/05/2007 @ 13:00 UTC

nelson : L'Entrecôte - Wikipedia unravels the mystery of the various steak-frites places in Paris

Gadget bill of lights

14/05/2007 @ 12:00 UTC

nelson : Gadget bill of lights - Amusing rant against the stupid decorative LEDs on electronics.

Free Windows file recovery

14/05/2007 @ 11:00 UTC

nelson : Free Windows file recovery - A no nonsense free tool for recovering deleted files

French AIDS PSAs

14/05/2007 @ 10:01 UTC

nelson : French AIDS PSAs - Lovely and funny animations (NSFW)

Charlie's Diary: Shaping the future

14/05/2007 @ 10:00 UTC

deusx : Charlie's Diary: Shaping the future - "I'm going to ignore the temptation to talk about a whole lot of subjects — global warming, bioengineering, the green revolution, the intellectual property wars — and explain why, sooner or later, everyone in this room is going to end up in Wikip

Dark Theme Release at iLEMONed

14/05/2007 @ 09:02 UTC

factoryjoe : Dark Theme Release at iLEMONed - An excellent theme by rockstar designer Wolfgang Bartelme. Tags: theme, wordpress, wolfgang bartelme

Telephoto is for cowards

14/05/2007 @ 09:00 UTC

nelson : Telephoto is for cowards - Interesting article on how to best shoot candids

gleuschk : Telephoto is for cowards - candids

MoniTwitter

14/05/2007 @ 06:01 UTC

factoryjoe : MoniTwitter - A global community couple of servers answering one simple question: What's your website doing? Tags: twitter, server monitoring, monitoring

$400,000 Matching Challenge | The Singularity Institute for Artificial Intelligence

14/05/2007 @ 06:01 UTC

jcgregorio : $400,000 Matching Challenge | The Singularity Institute for Artificial Intelligence

Blackbirds

14/05/2007 @ 06:01 UTC

joshua : Blackbirds - sr71 and u2 histories

Factor: a practical stack language

14/05/2007 @ 06:01 UTC

joshua : Factor: a practical stack language

jcgregorio : Factor: a practical stack language - w00t! Forth lives!

demo of how much info a site can pull about you using Javascript

14/05/2007 @ 06:00 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : demo of how much info a site can pull about you using Javascript - (via hackaday) [via]

RSS to Twitter converter

14/05/2007 @ 06:00 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : RSS to Twitter converter - (via flynn.zork) [via]

Lightroom and Open Source

14/05/2007 @ 05:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Lightroom and Open Source - Lightroom and Open Source: "I guess the conclusion is obvious: for the foreseeable future, both models of software building and marketing are going to march along; neither is doomed."

Derek Powazek – DePo Clean WordPress Theme

14/05/2007 @ 01:02 UTC

factoryjoe : Derek Powazek – DePo Clean WordPress Theme - A really nice, clean theme from Derek Powazek. Tags: Derek Powazek, theme, wordpress

Control.TextArea : Cross Browser TextArea Manipulation

14/05/2007 @ 01:02 UTC

factoryjoe : Control.TextArea : Cross Browser TextArea Manipulation - Decent, flexible WYSIWYG editing in the browser is still an inconsistent affair at best in terms of user experience, integration effort, and generated markup. In the meantime a crop of text formatting languages such as Markdown, Textile,

Free Icons Web

14/05/2007 @ 01:01 UTC

factoryjoe : Free Icons Web - Here you can browse and download Over 15,000 high quality Free Icons for Windows, Macintosh and Linux Systems. (Windows Vista Icons,Windows XP Icons,Mac OS X Icons, Linux, PNG Transparent Icons,Pixels Icons). Tags: icons, design

9 Expert CSS Ideas You Should Think Twice About Before Using // Communiqué [iMarc]

14/05/2007 @ 01:01 UTC

factoryjoe : 9 Expert CSS Ideas You Should Think Twice About Before Using // Communiqué [iMarc] - Smashing Magazine does an excellent job of providing quality resources for web developers. Today while checking out Digg, I noticed that they have a new article entitled 70 Expert Ideas For Better CSS Coding. The article contains lots of

Picora™ : PHP Micro Framework

14/05/2007 @ 01:01 UTC

factoryjoe : Picora™ : PHP Micro Framework - Picora is a minimalist web framework that provides a way to organize your code by mapping URLs directly to class methods, and allows you to easily separate your business logic from your display logic. Picora only intends to solve these

A Conversation with David Weinberger [video]

14/05/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : A Conversation with David Weinberger [video] - A Conversation with David Weinberger [video]: an excellent discussion with David and Bradley Horowitz about David's new book, recorded at Yahoo

For those of you who don't know HDR imagery, this is a picture of a sunset in Amsterdam...

14/05/2007 @ 00:00 UTC

plasticbag : For those of you who don't know HDR imagery, this is a picture of a sunset in Amsterdam... - I can't imagine there are many of you who are unfamiliar with this stuff by now, but just in case, you know? Explore the HDR tag on Flickr to see more examples....

Joost has got a bunch more funding, including some from traditional broadcasters...

14/05/2007 @ 00:00 UTC

plasticbag : Joost has got a bunch more funding, including some from traditional broadcasters... - I'm sort of conflicted about Joost. It's a beautiful bit of work - so good in fact that I think it might actually thrive in the marketplace despite the fact I think it's sort of slightly the wrong model for navigation and exploration of media...

The BBC reports on fascinating work to recover information and files shredded by the Stasi after ...

14/05/2007 @ 00:00 UTC

plasticbag : The BBC reports on fascinating work to recover information and files shredded by the Stasi after the fall of the Berlin Wall... - Having seen "The Lives of Others" a few weeks ago, I'm fascinated in what it must have been like to have operated and lived in a country so full of surveillance...

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