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Diagram that charts instances of the "x is the new y" snowclone from 2005

19/01/2007 @ 22:00 UTC

jkottke : Diagram that charts instances of the "x is the new y" snowclone from 2005 - Diagram that charts instances of the "x is the new y" snowclone from 2005. See also: a list I compiled last last year.

Nelson Minar : Black is the new black - Interesting visualization of a cliche (via Kottke)

NYT WoW nerd

19/01/2007 @ 21:02 UTC

Nelson Minar : NYT WoW nerd - lotus eaters, all

iPhone ringtone

19/01/2007 @ 21:02 UTC

Nelson Minar : iPhone ringtone - "sounds like holy angels peeing"

IP address icons

19/01/2007 @ 16:03 UTC

Nelson Minar : IP address icons - Simple transform of IP address to tiny icon

Unfortunate CAPTCHA

19/01/2007 @ 16:02 UTC

Nelson Minar : Unfortunate CAPTCHA - The handicap icon is sort of the icing on the cake (via Peter)

Dealing with mudflation

19/01/2007 @ 16:02 UTC

Nelson Minar : Dealing with mudflation - Excellent game design insights from Raph Koster

New York bakery prints error message on cake

19/01/2007 @ 11:00 UTC

Andy Baio : New York bakery prints error message on cake - here's the backstory

Nelson Minar : Delicious custom cake - Just a small problem (via Waxy)

AACS: DRM for video

18/01/2007 @ 19:02 UTC

Nelson Minar : AACS: DRM for video - Overview of the encryption/antipiracy tech in HD-DVD and Blu-Ray

Mudflation

18/01/2007 @ 19:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : Mudflation - problems for fictional economies

Doin' the robot has never looked so good in this video for Uniqlo

18/01/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

jkottke : Doin' the robot has never looked so good in this video for Uniqlo - Doin' the robot has never looked so good in this video for Uniqlo. (via wider angle) [via]

Nelson Minar : Uniqlo Mixplay - J-Pop-Lock music video

DVD protection history

17/01/2007 @ 04:02 UTC

Nelson Minar : DVD protection history - Sad, sorry story. Glad to have Mark back!

Pickle Surprise!

16/01/2007 @ 23:03 UTC

Nelson Minar : Pickle Surprise! - Like Brini Maxwell, only 10x psychedelic

joshua's blog: lessons learned: autoincrement considered harmful

16/01/2007 @ 23:00 UTC

wearehugh : joshua's blog: lessons learned: autoincrement considered harmful

deusx : joshua's blog: lessons learned: autoincrement considered harmful - "at some point some jerk will get the idea to write a shell script with a for-loop and try to fetch every single object from your system; this is definitely no fun."

nelson : autoincrement considered harmful - interesting set of reasons not to use automatic sequential IDs

The original trailers for Star Wars and The Empire Strikes Back

16/01/2007 @ 15:00 UTC

jkottke : The original trailers for Star Wars and The Empire Strikes Back - The original trailers for Star Wars and The Empire Strikes Back. Oh, and here's a Return of the Jedi trailer.

Nelson Minar : 1st Star Wars trailer - Wow, this is awful; only indication the movie would be good is the effects quality

Process Explorer

15/01/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : Process Explorer - Show what resources a program is using in Windows

Jeremy Zawodny : Process Explorer for Windows v10.21 - Process Explorer for Windows v10.21: kick ass... I've needed a tool like this for a long long time

Devlin Internet trail

15/01/2007 @ 19:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : Devlin Internet trail - Kids have Internet presence, even kidnapped ones

Misspell Google [video]

15/01/2007 @ 04:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Misspell Google [video] - Misspell Google [video]: or "why you should never use IE..."

Nelson Minar : visiting goggle.com - Awesome little video (via Marc)

hd-dvd.torrent

15/01/2007 @ 03:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : hd-dvd.torrent - Yet another stupid DRM system is broken

Google office in SF

14/01/2007 @ 23:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : Google office in SF - If they'd done this a year ago, I might still be there

jackbauer killcount

14/01/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : jackbauer killcount - Breaking eggs to defend America from terrorist omelettes

Escalation to Iran?

14/01/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : Escalation to Iran? - Trying to read tea leaves

KeyTweak

14/01/2007 @ 19:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : KeyTweak - Remap WinXP keyboard via registry, with a GUI

Robbing a liquor store

14/01/2007 @ 18:02 UTC

Nelson Minar : Robbing a liquor store - Hijinks video, pretty funny (via Metafilter)

deusx : glumbert.com | How not to rob a liquor store - Breaking in through the roof, lots of falling, hurrrr

iPhone lockin

14/01/2007 @ 18:02 UTC

Nelson Minar : iPhone lockin - Free culture? Or Apple fanboy?

Naughty NASA prank

14/01/2007 @ 18:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : Naughty NASA prank - Apollo 12 moonwalk checklist included pr0n

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