How to commit suicide... the cool way!

23/10/2007 @ 23:00 UTC

deusx : How to commit suicide... the cool way!

Comcast also screwing with Gnutella and Lotus Notes (!?!) - Boing Boing

23/10/2007 @ 22:01 UTC

jcgregorio : Comcast also screwing with Gnutella and Lotus Notes (!?!) - Boing Boing

Companies Seeking Immunity Donate to Senator - New York Times

23/10/2007 @ 22:01 UTC

jcgregorio : Companies Seeking Immunity Donate to Senator - New York Times - shocker

Flickr: Explore everyone's geotagged photos on a Map

23/10/2007 @ 22:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Flickr: Explore everyone's geotagged photos on a Map - Flickr: Explore everyone's geotagged photos on a Map: nice

Danny Weitzner - Open Internet Policy » Privacy Lost?

23/10/2007 @ 21:02 UTC

factoryjoe : Danny Weitzner - Open Internet Policy » Privacy Lost? - great write up of the challenges ahead dealing with the future of privacy. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: privacy, policy, location, Jaiku

Plaxo Widget Brings LifeStreaming To The Masses on Compiler

23/10/2007 @ 21:02 UTC

factoryjoe : Plaxo Widget Brings LifeStreaming To The Masses on Compiler - Plaxo's Pulse social network aggregator is now offering an embeddable widget for those of you looking to jump on the Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: Plaxo, lifestream

Video: BBC report on the OiNK raid

23/10/2007 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: BBC report on the OiNK raid - inaccurate, but interesting; nobody paid subscription fees, and voluntary donations covered costs

Nelson Minar on Techcrunch's misuse of "off the record" sources

23/10/2007 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Nelson Minar on Techcrunch's misuse of "off the record" sources - "you keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means"

DJ Rupture defends OiNK in wake of its shutdown

23/10/2007 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : DJ Rupture defends OiNK in wake of its shutdown - he found his entire discography traded online, but found it reassuring

Rod Begbie : DEFENDING THE PIG - OINK CROAKS - Excellent article from a musician about the loss of OiNK. OiNK was run by and for music geeks -- I'd be willing to bet that CD purchasing by OiNK members is higher on average than the general population -- and primarily acted as the kind of complete musi [via#

philgyford : Mudd up! » archive » Defending the Pig - Oink Croaks - A nice defence and obituary for Oink, by an artist whose music was shared by people on the site. (via Infovore)

"Do you accept Jesus Christ as your personal savior and LinkedIn contact?"

23/10/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

Greg Storey : "Do you accept Jesus Christ as your personal savior and LinkedIn contact?" - Can you archive salvation?

F C U.

23/10/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

Greg Storey : F C U. - Best short you'll see all week.

Reebok Voltron Pack & Toys

23/10/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

Khoi Vinh : Reebok Voltron Pack & Toys - Get that girl to go out with you!

Food: Monitor Food Expiration Dates with Best When Used By

23/10/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

43folders : Food: Monitor Food Expiration Dates with Best When Used By - There's a web app that helps you keep track of when your food goes bad. And here's a blog post that someone wrote about it.

The Superest

23/10/2007 @ 19:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : The Superest - From the heroic minds of Messrs. Kevin Cornell and Matthew Sutter. ∞

Andy Baio : The Superest - two artists compete by drawing superheroes that cancel out the power of their opponent's previous hero  [via]

Rod Begbie : The Superest - Cartoonists playing a fun game: Draw a super-hero who's skills vanquish those of the previous super-hero. [via#

Veer's Type City Prints

23/10/2007 @ 18:02 UTC

Cameron Moll : Veer's Type City Prints - Veer's Type City Prints are gorgeous. A collection of 10 prints with letterpressed illustrations designed entirely with type.

This clock has only hands

23/10/2007 @ 18:02 UTC

Cameron Moll : This clock has only hands - If the hands are all you need, why show the entire clock?

USB hard drive dock

23/10/2007 @ 18:02 UTC

Cameron Moll : USB hard drive dock - Thumb drives and external hard drives? Bah. Just dock the hard drive.

Richard Rutter : USB Disk Dock - Lets you plug in (normally internal) hard drives.

Collegiate advice from The Airbag

23/10/2007 @ 18:02 UTC

Cameron Moll : Collegiate advice from The Airbag - Greg Storey: "Each month I receive questions relating to the field of website makery and/vs. post-secondary education. Instead of replying privately, as I have for years, these inquiries will be posted publicly. Here is the first: What happens when you fe

Maciej Hajnrich's texture designs

23/10/2007 @ 18:02 UTC

Cameron Moll : Maciej Hajnrich's texture designs - Stunning design with textures by Maciej Hajnrich.

Vista Is Still Plagued by Incompatibilities

23/10/2007 @ 18:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Vista Is Still Plagued by Incompatibilities - Vista Is Still Plagued by Incompatibilities: "If you're considering upgrading to Vista, you should maintain a healthy amount of skepticism about the prospects of your current hardware or software continuing to work properly." yikes

nelson : Vista still a disaster - I'm beginning to think Vista is not too big to fail

Rod Begbie : Vista Is Still Plagued by Incompatibilities - Yahoo! News - "Vista has an aroma like [Windows] ME, and I am not interested in getting sick again." Ooh, I hadn't thought of it that way, but it's pretty true. Vista and ME are not dissimilar in their not-worth-the-hassle-of-upgrading-ness. [via#

20% of iPhones unlocked?

23/10/2007 @ 18:01 UTC

nelson : 20% of iPhones unlocked? - Apple's numbers indicate only 80% sellthrough to AT&T subscription

Alberto Serveso

23/10/2007 @ 18:01 UTC

jonhicks : Alberto Serveso - Mind blowingly wonderful.

OiNK shut down, 24-year-old creator arrested

23/10/2007 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : OiNK shut down, 24-year-old creator arrested - very sad, it was one of the strongest online communities; also, saying it's "lucrative" is a flat-out lie

Rod Begbie : BBC NEWS | Huge pirate music site shut down - OiNK is raided. *sigh*. /me expects RIAA letter in 5.. 4.. 3.. #

philgyford : BBC NEWS | England | Tees | Huge pirate music site shut down - The only sources of quotes are the police and the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry. Could we have a bit more balance perhaps BBC?

Wired's How Manga Conquered the U.S. mini-comic

23/10/2007 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Wired's How Manga Conquered the U.S. mini-comic - 10-page PDF, start from the last page and work your way back  [via]

MTV interviews Jonathan Coulton about Portal song

23/10/2007 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : MTV interviews Jonathan Coulton about Portal song - interesting trivia: Valve had the option of using Ben Folds, but went with Jon

DanceWriter.

23/10/2007 @ 17:01 UTC

Greg Storey : DanceWriter. - Not as good as the dancing chicken thing but I'll help you live the momment buddy.

My commute in the rain.

23/10/2007 @ 17:01 UTC

Greg Storey : My commute in the rain.

Evidence of Ray's new addiction.

23/10/2007 @ 17:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Evidence of Ray's new addiction. - It should come with wheels so you can take it everywhere.

"Good luck, you should have moved to the Valley."

23/10/2007 @ 16:01 UTC

Greg Storey : "Good luck, you should have moved to the Valley." - On reactions to Malibu burning, yet again.

Site-specific browsers and GreaseKit

23/10/2007 @ 16:00 UTC

jonhicks : Site-specific browsers and GreaseKit - Chris Messina has exciting news about greasemonkey style functionality for all webkit apps

deusx : Site-specific browsers and GreaseKit | FactoryCity - Seems like a great combo - a single-site browser wrapping that site's UI with greasemonkey-style JS-based customizations.

Simon Willison : Site-specific browsers and GreaseKit - Site-specific browsers and GreaseKit. New site-specific browser tool which lets you include a bunch of Greasemonkey scripts. For me, the killer feature of site-specific browsers is still cookie isolation (to minimise the impact of XSS and CSRF holes) bu

Coach, Prada made in China too

23/10/2007 @ 15:01 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Coach, Prada made in China too

California Fire Followers Set Twitter Ablaze on Compiler

23/10/2007 @ 12:02 UTC

factoryjoe : California Fire Followers Set Twitter Ablaze on Compiler - "Nate and Viss are using the hashtag #sandiegofire. Twitter users can enter "track sandiegofire" in SMS or IM and receive notifications whenever a tweet goes out with that tag in it." Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks

OpenID in German paper Die Zeit

23/10/2007 @ 12:02 UTC

factoryjoe : OpenID in German paper Die Zeit - Der Online-Pass: OpenID: Wie man sich auf Webseiten mit einer einzigen Identität und einem Passwort anmelden kann und dabei seine Daten besser kontrolliert. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: openid, die zeit

James Henstridge » OpenID 2.0

23/10/2007 @ 12:02 UTC

factoryjoe : James Henstridge » OpenID 2.0 - Most people have probably seen or used OpenID. If you have used it, then it has most likely that it was with the 1.x protocol. Now that OpenID 2.0 is close to release (apparently they really mean it this time …), it is worth looking at

Simon Willison : James Henstridge: OpenID 2.0 - James Henstridge: OpenID 2.0. Excellent description of the new features in OpenID 2.0, including a clear explanation of directed identity and attribute exchange.

Tasks bundle for TextMate – The Pug Automatic

23/10/2007 @ 12:02 UTC

factoryjoe : Tasks bundle for TextMate – The Pug Automatic - This is brilliant... a TaskPaper bundle for TextMate!! Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: gtd, textmate, taskpaper

Wine Health

23/10/2007 @ 12:00 UTC

Richard Rutter : Wine Health - Dedicated to bringing details of the health benefits of wine.

A history of fire in Los Angeles County.

23/10/2007 @ 10:01 UTC

Greg Storey : A history of fire in Los Angeles County. - Malibu likes to burn apparently.

Web & Print Typographer.

23/10/2007 @ 06:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Web & Print Typographer. - Wow, it's not often you see that as a job listing.

Kung Fu Monkey: Farm Fetish

23/10/2007 @ 06:00 UTC

deusx : Kung Fu Monkey: Farm Fetish - "I am just, I guess, well and truly tired of being told what "Middle America" wants, when Middle America is my age and lives in a goddam city, just like I have for my entire life."

Greg Storey : "...only 17% of Americans live in rural settings anymore. Only 2 million of those people work on farms or ranches..." - So who's buying all those damn pick-up trucks?

Take Action: Tell Toyota to get in gear on better gas mileage

23/10/2007 @ 04:02 UTC

Jason Shellen : Take Action: Tell Toyota to get in gear on better gas mileage - I'm a happy Toyota customer and were picking up an new Toyota Highland Hybrid in a week. I'm disappointed in their lobbying efforts to fight higher MPGs over the next few years. Use this form to let Toyota know you are disappointed too. #

Okkervil River - “Plus Ones? Examined

23/10/2007 @ 04:01 UTC

adamrg : Okkervil River - “Plus Ones? Examined

"...hundreds of people sought refuge in Qualcomm Stadium."

23/10/2007 @ 02:02 UTC

Greg Storey : "...hundreds of people sought refuge in Qualcomm Stadium." - Gee, that worked out so well in New Orleans. Great idea!

Dumbledore pride

23/10/2007 @ 02:02 UTC

nelson : Dumbledore pride - Cashing in quickly

Eve DB breach

23/10/2007 @ 02:01 UTC

nelson : Eve DB breach - Majority security problem at the MMO

Moonpig Cards

23/10/2007 @ 02:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : Moonpig Cards - Customizable cards -- Fill in the details on the site, and they mail out a great-looking card. Just got one from my sister. #

Taskpaper

23/10/2007 @ 02:01 UTC

deusx : Taskpaper - "TaskPaper is a simple to-do list that's surprisingly adept. Unlike the competition, TaskPaper's text based interface offers you paper-like simplicity and ease of use."

Taskpaper Vim

23/10/2007 @ 02:01 UTC

deusx : Taskpaper Vim - "This package contains a Vim syntax file and file-type plugin for the simple format used by TaskPaper"

Taskpaper Web

23/10/2007 @ 02:01 UTC

deusx : Taskpaper Web - "A web implementation of TaskPaper. Primarily designed as a lightweight viewer for documents you have created in TaskPaper. It also provides rudimentary editing facilities for quick edits on the move."

Los Angeles Times 10-22-07 Fires

23/10/2007 @ 02:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Los Angeles Times 10-22-07 Fires - Los Angeles Times 10-22-07 Fires: a nice google maps mashup

What I learned about timeshares, and you can, too

23/10/2007 @ 02:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : What I learned about timeshares, and you can, too - What I learned about timeshares, and you can, too: Alex does a good job deconstructing the typical timeshare pitch

Rod Begbie : What I learned about timeshares, and you can, too - alex.moskalyuk - It strikes me that I'll have some downtime in Vegas when I'm there for CES in January... what better entertainment than heading to a timeshare presentation? [via#

10 Really Useful Flickr Userscripts

23/10/2007 @ 02:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : 10 Really Useful Flickr Userscripts - 10 Really Useful Flickr Userscripts: I see a few in here I should try

Rod Begbie : 10 Really Useful Flickr Greasemonkey Userscripts - Some of these look wicked handy. [via#

What's a wiki? | Webware

23/10/2007 @ 01:01 UTC

Linkorama : What's a wiki? | Webware - Rafe Needleman podcast

Kill General British

23/10/2007 @ 01:01 UTC

nelson : Kill General British - New MMOG from Richard Garriott reprises an infamous event from Ultima Online

EventScripts 2.0, now with Python

23/10/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

Simon Willison : EventScripts 2.0, now with Python - EventScripts 2.0, now with Python. EventScripts is a plugin that lets you write scripts to customise dedicated servers for Valve’s Source engine games (Half-Life 2, Counter-Strike, Team Fortress 2 and the like). Version 2.0 adds support for Python 2.5

Drink Responsibly | The Daily Show

23/10/2007 @ 00:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : Drink Responsibly | The Daily Show - Classic Daily Show clip -- Steve Carell gets shit-faced drunk in the name of science. #

Ethan Marcotte : Drink Responsibly - Oh, how I do miss Steve Carell and Stephen Colbert on The Daily Show. ∞

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