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Introducing Footnote

15/01/2007 @ 16:01 UTC

Cameron Moll : Introducing Footnote - Former colleague Blake Scarbrough says his team have successfully launched Footnote, a repository for the archival and retrieval of, and collaboration on, original documents. See also the video and Ten things you can do on Footnote. (Hey Blake, how about

Khoi Vinh : Footnote - Subscription service makes historical documents available online with community-powered, collaborative annotation.

43folders : Footnote - The place for original documents online

How to use OpenID (a screencast)

23/12/2006 @ 21:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : How to use OpenID (a screencast) - Simon Willison does a screencast explaining the howtofores of OpenID. I had only a basic grasp of it before (despite implementing the plugin on this here blog), but now I understand the magic of it, I'm a convert. [via#

Jeremy Zawodny : How to use OpenID (a screencast) - How to use OpenID (a screencast): "OpenID lets you log in to different sites without having to create a new username and password for each one. This screencast demonstrates OpenID in action." Simon does a good job of showing off OpenID.

Khoi Vinh : Simon Willison on How to Use OpenID - An informative screencast.

jimray : How to use OpenID screencast - A few months old, but a new one for me. Nicely done.

Linkorama : How to use OpenID (a screencast) - OpenID lets you log in to different sites without having to create a new username and password for each one. This screencast demonstrates OpenID in action.

strange maps

7/11/2006 @ 18:02 UTC

jimray : strange maps - A blog about maps of fictional places

joshua : strange maps - interesting explorations of all sorts of maps

Matthew M. Boedicker : strange maps - (via new del.icio.us popular sites) [via]

Milo Vermeulen : strange maps [via]

Khoi Vinh : Strange Maps - Via Very Short List. [via]

Non-errors, "those usages people keep telling you are wrong but which are actually standard in En...

13/07/2006 @ 15:08 UTC

jkottke : Non-errors, "those usages people keep telling you are wrong but which are actually standard in English" - Non-errors, "those usages people keep telling you are wrong but which are actually standard in English".

Khoi Vinh : Non-Errors - Perfectly good English grammar commonly mistaken for mistakes.

Taste of the New York Subway System is a directory of NYC restaurants organized by subway stop

8/06/2006 @ 20:08 UTC

jkottke : Taste of the New York Subway System is a directory of NYC restaurants organized by subway stop - Taste of the New York Subway System is a directory of NYC restaurants organized by subway stop. Wow.

Khoi Vinh : Taste of The New York Subway System - ≴A directory of New York City restaurants organized by subway stop.”

Lovely Appley Firefox themes

6/02/2006 @ 11:09 UTC

Richard Rutter : Lovely Appley Firefox themes - .

Jon Hicks : Aronnax`s Firefox Themes updated - I love the new version of Eos Pro, with its Safari style bookmark manager icon (try putting it in the bookmarks bar!) and the redesigned bookmark manager window. Nice!

cameron : GrApple - Aronnax`s Firefox Themes - Finally themes that make me look different. I hate keeping up with the Joneseses.

Khoi Vinh : GrApple Theme for Firefox - Best theme I’ve come across yet for reskinning Firefox 3, the interface for which I file under, “nice effort, bad result.”

Pearl Crescent Page Saver

26/12/2005 @ 03:11 UTC

Rod Begbie : Pearl Crescent Page Saver - Grab a snapshot of an entire webpage in Firefox 1.5. [via#

Paul Hammond : Pearl Crescent Page Saver - Pearl Crescent Page Saver is a free extension for Mozilla Firefox that lets you save an image of a web page to a file in PNG format

Cameron Moll : Pearl Crescent page saver, FF extension - Pearl Crescent page saver (Firefox extension). Screen grab entire pages, including the portion below the scroll.

Khoi Vinh : Pearl Crescent Page Saver for Firefox - Enables screen captures of Web pages, in whole or in part.

Typofonderie

4/10/2005 @ 12:55 UTC

Richard Rutter : Typofonderie - Fine independent digital type foundry in France (freedom fonts!).

Khoi Vinh : Porchez Typofonderie - Beautiful typefaces from Jean François Porchez. Via FontShop. [via]

IHT redesigns to 1024 pixels wide

27/04/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

Andy Baio : IHT redesigns to 1024 pixels wide - is this the first major news site to break the 800px barrier? [via]  [via]

Khoi Vinh : IHT.com Redesigned

Camino - Mozilla power, Mac style.

22/03/2005 @ 00:55 UTC

jimray : Camino - Mozilla power, Mac style. - Camino 0.8.2 is out with a spanking new website (via Daring Fireball)

Khoi Vinh : Camino 1.5 Released - With a brand new, last-minute site design by Jon Hicks.

jonhicks : Camino 1.5 is out!! - Many new features that set it equal and above Safari! Congratulations to all the devs on getting this out!

Regret the Error

21/10/2004 @ 19:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Regret the Error - a new blog covering media retractions [via]  [via]

Steve Cook : Regret The Error - Regret The Error reports on corrections, retractions, clarifications and trends regarding accuracy and honesty in the media.

Milo Vermeulen : Regret The Error - the weblog - Regret The Error - the weblog [via] [via]

jimray : Regret The Error - Watching the watchers

Khoi Vinh : Regret the Error - “…Reports on media corrections, retractions, apologies, clarifications and trends regarding accuracy and honesty in the press.”

How to tie a tie

16/08/2004 @ 17:57 UTC

Nelson Minar : How to tie a tie - Surprisingly useful little website (via delicious)

Philippe Janvier : Learn How to Tie a Tie - "I created this site for people just like you the working professional who switched jobs recently and needs to wear a tie now but doesn't know how to tie it ..." and for all those who don't remenber after three weeks of holidays :)

jimray : Tie-a-Tie.net - For those times when you need to tie a Windsor [via delicious/popular]

Khoi Vinh : Tie-a-tie.net - Look sharp.

Wikipedia entry on company name origins

5/08/2004 @ 02:55 UTC

Andy Baio : Wikipedia entry on company name origins -

Matthew M. Boedicker : List of company name etymologies

jkottke : How companies got their names

Khoi Vinh : Wikipedia: Company Name Etymologies

cameron : List of company name etymologies - Wikipedia histories of company names. Daniel's uncle makes the cut for "Arby's."

This electoral vote predictor is currently showing a sizable win for Kerry

21/07/2004 @ 16:55 UTC

jkottke : This electoral vote predictor is currently showing a sizable win for Kerry - This electoral vote predictor is currently showing a sizable win for Kerry (Data is taken from state polls.)

Rod Begbie : Electoral Vote Predictor - This poll collator currently shows a healthy lead for Kerry. This'll be fun to watch over time. [via#

Graham Leuschke : Electoral Vote Predictor 2004 - we care so much more about this now than we did four years ago

Nelson Minar : Electoral vote predictor - Round-up of state polls

adamrg : Election 2008: Presidential, Senate and House Races Updated Daily - Not one of the prettiest, but one of the most useful election sites out there.

Khoi Vinh : Electoral-vote.com - As the presidential campaign heads into the fall, I’m returning again to this site on a regular basis (I used to check it regularly in 2004), which tracks polls and electoral votes on a daily basis, with excellent accompanying commentary.

Movable Type 3.0 Developer Edition

13/05/2004 @ 15:00 UTC

anildash : Movable Type 3.0 Developer Edition - i'm damn proud of our team, and we're giving away $20,000. let the complaints begin!

jkottke : Six Apart has released a developer edition of MT 3.0 ahead of the official release

Jon Hicks : Movable Type 3 Developer edition - Its out...

Khoi Vinh : New MovableType.org and Movable Type 4.0 - Signs of life! I haven’t upgraded yet, though.

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