rock-on.gif

13/09/2007 @ 23:07 UTC

Eric Meyer : rock-on.gif - Feel the ÜBERpöwer.

Not So Complex Theft

13/09/2007 @ 23:06 UTC

Eric Meyer : Not So Complex Theft - Even non-designers like me get pirated. Why? I have no freakin' idea.

Superbad

13/09/2007 @ 23:06 UTC

Eric Meyer : Superbad - "There it is: your Idiots' Guide to Being an Even Bigger Idiot."

copper - signpost

13/09/2007 @ 23:05 UTC

Eric Meyer : copper - signpost - Copper's back, and designers everywhere should love this one in particular. (Note I say 'should'.)

Nepali airliner sacrifices goats to 'appease sky god'

13/09/2007 @ 23:04 UTC

Eric Meyer : Nepali airliner sacrifices goats to 'appease sky god' - Next step: sacrifice goats to get the rest of the world to stop laughing.

New Mexico spaceport design is 'out of this world'

13/09/2007 @ 23:04 UTC

Eric Meyer : New Mexico spaceport design is 'out of this world' - Actually, it's IN this world and that by design, but it's still awesome.

Big Disk Extreme

13/09/2007 @ 23:03 UTC

Eric Meyer : Big Disk Extreme - But won't my data get lost with all that room? [via Jeffrey] [via]

Is Apple the New Microsoft?

13/09/2007 @ 23:03 UTC

Eric Meyer : Is Apple the New Microsoft? - Yeah, it really kinda is, except with much better products (for my kind of lifestyle, anyway).

Women in Technology

13/09/2007 @ 23:03 UTC

Eric Meyer : Women in Technology - An article series created and edited by Tatiana Apandi. [via Tim] [via]

factoryjoe : Women in Technology - The Women in Technology series profiles significant women in the technical field. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: women, technology, oreilly

Free Custom Ringtones in iTunes 7.4

13/09/2007 @ 23:03 UTC

Eric Meyer : Free Custom Ringtones in iTunes 7.4 - Tee hee. [via John] [via]

New Smithson!

13/09/2007 @ 23:02 UTC

Eric Meyer : New Smithson! - "The Trouble With Tribbles", Edward Gorey style.

iTunes 7.4.1 ringtones re-rename workaround discovered

13/09/2007 @ 23:01 UTC

Eric Meyer : iTunes 7.4.1 ringtones re-rename workaround discovered - Tee hee hee. [via John] [via]

Dynamic Einstein picture

13/09/2007 @ 23:01 UTC

Eric Meyer : Dynamic Einstein picture - Now Einstein can write whatever you want. Used to generate an image (or two) for an upcoming presentation.

Huge Solar Plants Bloom in Desert

13/09/2007 @ 23:01 UTC

Eric Meyer : Huge Solar Plants Bloom in Desert - The perfect marriage of low tech, low tech, and medium tech.

Test page for estimating the relative x-height (aspect ratio) of a font, using JavaScript

13/09/2007 @ 23:01 UTC

Eric Meyer : Test page for estimating the relative x-height (aspect ratio) of a font, using JavaScript - A very large and dynamic insight into font sizing and x-height in web browsers.

Hacking CSS

13/09/2007 @ 23:01 UTC

Eric Meyer : Hacking CSS - Or, the IE 'float' crash bug revisited. (Love the site's design, too!)

An Event Apart - Exploring Web Standards & Emerging Best Practices

13/09/2007 @ 23:01 UTC

Eric Meyer : An Event Apart - Exploring Web Standards & Emerging Best Practices - Oh, come now, the sketches aren't THAT bad.

Nominative determinism

13/09/2007 @ 22:03 UTC

joshua : Nominative determinism - this is why you should beware project names

places to go in italy

13/09/2007 @ 22:02 UTC

joshua : places to go in italy

Getting Started with Cocoa: a Friendlier Approach

13/09/2007 @ 22:02 UTC

joshua : Getting Started with Cocoa: a Friendlier Approach - nice lesson plan

factoryjoe : Getting Started with Cocoa: a Friendlier Approach - It’s a strange irony: Cocoa makes writing feature-filled apps so easy, but it’s really quite hard to pick up how to use it! You might start with the Currency Converter or some other basic tutorial, but it’s very difficult to get th

Mathematics Jobs Wiki 2007-2008 - FrontWiki

13/09/2007 @ 22:00 UTC

gleuschk : Mathematics Jobs Wiki 2007-2008 - FrontWiki - set up by Greg Kuperberg. we'll see

NYT: David Pogue on the Baffling New Phenomenon of Ringtones

13/09/2007 @ 21:01 UTC

Khoi Vinh : NYT: David Pogue on the Baffling New Phenomenon of Ringtones

An Introduction to Erlang

13/09/2007 @ 19:00 UTC

Simon Willison : An Introduction to Erlang - An Introduction to Erlang. Erlang gets the ONLamp tutorial treatment from Gregory Brown.

Wikipedia - Lucius Caecilius Iucundus

13/09/2007 @ 18:01 UTC

Milo Vermeulen : Wikipedia - Lucius Caecilius Iucundus

Restructured Text to Anything

13/09/2007 @ 17:01 UTC

Simon Willison : Restructured Text to Anything - Restructured Text to Anything. Slick set of online tools for converting Restructured Text (one of the more mature wiki-style markup languages) to HTML or PDF. Includes a nice looking API. Powered by Django.

Hacks come to life

13/09/2007 @ 17:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Hacks come to life - Hacks come to life: Bradley introduces MapMixer and Shop By Color

Jumbotron DS

13/09/2007 @ 17:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Jumbotron DS - Someday, somehow, this will be mine. #.

Bush rating on Iraq improves, new poll finds

13/09/2007 @ 17:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Bush rating on Iraq improves, new poll finds - In other news, Americans apparently enjoy being fed year-old shit when it's sprayed with perfume. #.

President Bush on the War

13/09/2007 @ 17:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : President Bush on the War - Awesome infographic accompanying this article. Hooray, public opinion. #.

Anti-War minister attacked by Capitol Hill police

13/09/2007 @ 17:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Anti-War minister attacked by Capitol Hill police - Nets a broken leg out of trying to hear the Petraeus hearings. #.

FiveRuns RM-Install appears to be a nice self-contained Ruby on Rails stack that you can just ins...

13/09/2007 @ 15:00 UTC

plasticbag : FiveRuns RM-Install appears to be a nice self-contained Ruby on Rails stack that you can just install on your computer fairly effort-free - Of course, installing something doens't mean automatically that you understand it or how it works. I have discovered.

Last.fm have a gorgeous new app for doing audio fingerprinting to sort out the metadata around music

13/09/2007 @ 15:00 UTC

plasticbag : Last.fm have a gorgeous new app for doing audio fingerprinting to sort out the metadata around music - The double-translation of similar track names to audio fingerprints is a bloody fascinating way to get good solid real-world identifiers around objects like songs. I'm installing it immediately.

Simon Willison : Audio Fingerprinting for Clean Metadata - Audio Fingerprinting for Clean Metadata. Last.fm have started using audio fingerprints to help clean up misspelled artists and duplicate track information.

philgyford : Last.fm – the Blog · Audio Fingerprinting for Clean Metadata - Help Last.fm identify tracks, albums and artists better, in return for a future free API. Pretty slow going on my ageing PowerBook though. (via Plasticbag)

Mum is no longer the word

13/09/2007 @ 14:01 UTC

jonhicks : Mum is no longer the word - Please iPhone...please...

MOST POPULAR 80s MUSIC VIDEOS

13/09/2007 @ 12:02 UTC

fastclemmy : MOST POPULAR 80s MUSIC VIDEOS - MOST POPULAR 80s MUSIC VIDEOS by fastclemmy Pick a year, pick a video! music video 80s eighties hotlinks Nostalgia Copy | React (0)

Mobile Web Design avail soon

13/09/2007 @ 12:00 UTC

dbow : Mobile Web Design avail soon - Cameron Moll's long-awaited book on mobile web design available August 28 in PDF form.

Richard Rutter : Mobile Web Design - A (beautiful and immaculately researched) Book by Cameron Moll.

Your copyright metadata on a GRDDL - Creative Commons

13/09/2007 @ 11:01 UTC

factoryjoe : Your copyright metadata on a GRDDL - Creative Commons - As of yesterday GRDDL, pronounced “griddle?, is a World Wide Web Consortium recommendation. GRDDL allows one to describe in a standard way how to map information between different XML formats. The acronym stands for “Gleaning Resou

MIMOA

13/09/2007 @ 10:02 UTC

Richard Rutter : MIMOA - User generated guide to Modern Architecture in Europe.

On scope creep

13/09/2007 @ 10:02 UTC

Richard Rutter : On scope creep - Defining Project Boundaries (and Keeping Your Client Within Them).

What On Earth Are We Doing?

13/09/2007 @ 10:02 UTC

Richard Rutter : What On Earth Are We Doing? - Fantastic, angry, Ladybird book in Things magazine.

Sync all your bookmarks across browsers

13/09/2007 @ 10:02 UTC

Richard Rutter : Sync all your bookmarks across browsers - Bookit. $12..

Colour contrast checking tools

13/09/2007 @ 10:01 UTC

Richard Rutter : Colour contrast checking tools - Roger J assesses 10 contrast checking tools.

The Elements of JavaScript Style

13/09/2007 @ 10:00 UTC

Simon Willison : The Elements of JavaScript Style - The Elements of JavaScript Style. Douglas Crockford illustrates better coding practises through refactoring of old code.

Satisfaction launches

13/09/2007 @ 10:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Satisfaction launches - lovely people-powered customer service, like Ask Mefi for every community

Rod Begbie : Satisfaction - People-Powered Customer Service - Satisfaction has launched. It's a great idea -- Give customers a place to discuss their experiences, problems and ideas, and give the companies the chance to join in the conversation. #

128x128

13/09/2007 @ 07:01 UTC

factoryjoe : 128x128 - Bunch of nice icons...! Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: icons, design, russian

dopplr wiki

13/09/2007 @ 06:01 UTC

factoryjoe : dopplr wiki - This wiki is where the Dopplr API will be developed and iterated upon in public. Documentation, examples and mashups to come. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: dopplr, wiki, api, documentation

Eric Meyer : Dopplr Developer Wiki - The beginnings of an API for the social travel site. Most APIs are prototypes at the moment, but that's already starting to improve.

jcgregorio : dopplr wiki

Life As Nick Starr » A Personal Update

13/09/2007 @ 06:01 UTC

factoryjoe : Life As Nick Starr » A Personal Update - Hmm... living in public could save your life? Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: nick starr, twitter, suicide

WAYN.COM - Log your trips - see whos where - make new friends

13/09/2007 @ 05:05 UTC

factoryjoe : WAYN.COM - Log your trips - see whos where - make new friends - The new and exciting way to manage your friends, meet new people, and see where they are using our unique maps! Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: travel

AIRifier.com

13/09/2007 @ 05:05 UTC

factoryjoe : AIRifier.com - A site to generate AIR-powered site specific browsers. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: air, apollo, adobe, site specific browsers

Thursday Thirteen Edition #29 | Colloquium

13/09/2007 @ 05:05 UTC

factoryjoe : Thursday Thirteen Edition #29 | Colloquium - JHSEsq of Colloquium presents Thirteen Lesser Known Helpful WordPress Plugins, a helpful list of tools to make blogging easier and more effective. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: wordpress, plugins

WordPress Plugins Database » WP Plugins Tracker

13/09/2007 @ 05:05 UTC

factoryjoe : WordPress Plugins Database » WP Plugins Tracker - This plugin helps webmasters to track the new releases of the plugins they are using in their website from admin panel. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: wordpress, plugin, wp-plugin

Applications using WebKit - WebKit - Trac

13/09/2007 @ 05:05 UTC

factoryjoe : Applications using WebKit - WebKit - Trac - All the browsers in this list use WebKit at the core of the application, unless otherwise stated. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: webkit

Announcing 4 new MyDashboard gadgets

13/09/2007 @ 05:04 UTC

factoryjoe : Announcing 4 new MyDashboard gadgets - Some new widgets for the WordPress MyDashboard plugin. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: wordpress, plugin, MyDashboard, widgets

Special Characters

13/09/2007 @ 05:03 UTC

factoryjoe : Special Characters - A comprehensive list of HTML special characters. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: html, characters, extended, special characters, ascii

Louie Mantia › Skins + Themes › iPhone

13/09/2007 @ 05:02 UTC

factoryjoe : Louie Mantia › Skins + Themes › iPhone - An awesome set of replacement icons for the iPhone! Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: louie mantia, iphone

Crowdsourcing Customer Service

13/09/2007 @ 05:02 UTC

factoryjoe : Crowdsourcing Customer Service - Get Satisfaction's site lets users interact with—and help—multiple companies Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: Customer Service, getsatisfaction

xmpp-psn - Google Code

13/09/2007 @ 05:01 UTC

factoryjoe : xmpp-psn - Google Code - Xmpp-psn is a simple web service running on Django (for now) that allows you to easily use jabber as your backend for your latest social networking projects. By doing this you allow your users to easily traverse the web space of any oth

Google founders pay NASA $1.3 million to land at Moffett Airfield

13/09/2007 @ 05:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Google founders pay NASA $1.3 million to land at Moffett Airfield - Google founders pay NASA $1.3 million to land at Moffett Airfield: I guess there's never any hope of landing my little airplane there then... :-(

The Best American Essays 2007

13/09/2007 @ 04:00 UTC

gleuschk : The Best American Essays 2007 - introduction/edited by David Foster Wallace (his introduction on this page)

A CouchDB GUI front end

13/09/2007 @ 02:00 UTC

Simon Willison : A CouchDB GUI front end - A CouchDB GUI front end. Written in C# and .NET. It looks like writing frontends for CouchDB could make an excellent project for learning a new GUI environment.

How to write consistently boring scientific literature

13/09/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

gleuschk : How to write consistently boring scientific literature - hand out to grad students

And-HTTPD

13/09/2007 @ 00:01 UTC

joshua : And-HTTPD - small fast secure httpd impl

Crazy portfolio of celebrity photo retouching

13/09/2007 @ 00:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Crazy portfolio of celebrity photo retouching - #.

Shadow Flower

13/09/2007 @ 00:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Shadow Flower - #.

Matchbook Museum

13/09/2007 @ 00:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Matchbook Museum - Via Veer. #. [via]

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