The real history of woot and w00t

29/01/2008 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : The real history of woot and w00t - great roundup from a lexicographer on the multiple theories of the word's origins

futurevisionaries.com

29/01/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

nelson : futurevisionaries.com - Found this site in a blog comment directed at Tom Cruise, asking him for financing

Kerviel speaks

29/01/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

nelson : Kerviel speaks - Direct quotes from the SocGen trader saying there's no way they couldn't have known what he was doing

YUI Grids Builder: Easy Wizard Lets You Build Clean Compliant Cross-Browser Pages Quickly

29/01/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : YUI Grids Builder: Easy Wizard Lets You Build Clean Compliant Cross-Browser Pages Quickly - YUI Grids Builder: Easy Wizard Lets You Build Clean Compliant Cross-Browser Pages Quickly: "Yahoo open-sources some truly amazing code."

The state of Quicksilver - Blacktree: Quicksilver | Google Groups

29/01/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

43folders : The state of Quicksilver - Blacktree: Quicksilver | Google Groups - via: [del/fogboy](http://del.icio.us/fogboy)

Personal Ads of the Digerati

29/01/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Personal Ads of the Digerati - Personal Ads of the Digerati: heh

nelson : Winer's 1994 personal ad - Inspired by the RMS personal ad, Andy digs up a 1994 Well post

Macworld: Hands on with the MacBook Air

29/01/2008 @ 19:02 UTC

Khoi Vinh : Macworld: Hands on with the MacBook Air - Early review of Apple#&8217;s new sub-notebook.

Democratic Caucus -- The Legacy of George W Bush's Presidency

29/01/2008 @ 19:02 UTC

jcgregorio : Democratic Caucus -- The Legacy of George W Bush's Presidency

Castro 70s transformation

29/01/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

nelson : Castro 70s transformation - They're turning the neighbourhood into a film set

pv: Pipe Viewer

29/01/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

nelson : pv: Pipe Viewer - clever hack; works like "cat" on a unix command line, but shows progress of data on the way

deusx : ivarch.com: Pipe Viewer - "pv - Pipe Viewer - is a terminal-based tool for monitoring the progress of data through a pipeline."

Barbie Tarot

29/01/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

nelson : Barbie Tarot - Awesome set of photographs

Yuko Shimizu - beautiful japanese illustrations

29/01/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

WillPate : Yuko Shimizu - beautiful japanese illustrations

"Smoking a joint is equivalent to 20 cigarettes in terms of lung cancer risk."

29/01/2008 @ 18:02 UTC

Greg Storey : "Smoking a joint is equivalent to 20 cigarettes in terms of lung cancer risk." - Cancer 420.

The Boston Globe: What Font Says ‘Change’?

29/01/2008 @ 18:02 UTC

Khoi Vinh : The Boston Globe: What Font Says ‘Change’? - Typography on the campaign trail.

Rod Begbie : What font says 'Change'? - The Boston Globe - Type designers decode the presidential candidates. #

Our Tech President Endorsements: Barack Obama and John McCain

29/01/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

jcgregorio : Our Tech President Endorsements: Barack Obama and John McCain - Comments overrun with Ron Paul wingnuts, as to be expected.

Can you get cp to give a progress bar like wget?

29/01/2008 @ 18:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Can you get cp to give a progress bar like wget? - Can you get cp to give a progress bar like wget?: neat hack

11 Power Tips for Gmail

29/01/2008 @ 18:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : 11 Power Tips for Gmail - 11 Power Tips for Gmail: good stuff from matt

Hype Machine's 2007 Music Blog Zeitgeist

29/01/2008 @ 16:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Hype Machine's 2007 Music Blog Zeitgeist - in aggregate, those MP3 bloggers have pretty good taste

WSJ on Passage, the provocative 5-minute indie game

29/01/2008 @ 15:00 UTC

Andy Baio : WSJ on Passage, the provocative 5-minute indie game - I linked to this back on December 7, happy to see it's getting some attention; play it before reading!

On the design of the first-run assistant

29/01/2008 @ 14:00 UTC

Simon Willison : On the design of the first-run assistant - On the design of the first-run assistant. NetNewsWire’s Brent Simmons explains the in-depth thinking behind the new first-run assistant.

Instapaper

29/01/2008 @ 08:01 UTC

factoryjoe : Instapaper - Great little app for saving links to read later. Brilliant! Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: gtd, dogears, read later

Tweetmeme, tracking link popularity in Twitter

29/01/2008 @ 08:01 UTC

Andy Baio : Tweetmeme, tracking link popularity in Twitter - surprisingly effective, updates every five minutes

factoryjoe : TwitterMeme - The TechMeme of Twitter. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: twitter, meme tracker, memes, techmeme

Joe Gregorio | BitWorking | JavaScript is the new Smalltalk

29/01/2008 @ 08:01 UTC

jcgregorio : Joe Gregorio | BitWorking | JavaScript is the new Smalltalk

deusx : Joe Gregorio | BitWorking | JavaScript is the new Smalltalk - "Lively will seem vaguely familiar to you if you've ever run Smalltalk."

Heading for a Delegate Donnybrook?

29/01/2008 @ 08:01 UTC

Linkorama : Heading for a Delegate Donnybrook? - Translated once more — and, this time, into harder-headed politics — it means that if they can stay in the race, both Obama and Clinton will continue to rack up convention delegates through the spring, regardless of who comes in first in each state. A

Introducing Prologue « WordPress.com

29/01/2008 @ 08:00 UTC

deusx : Introducing Prologue « WordPress.com - "a new theme for us: Prologue. Imagine it like a group Twitter."

ThinkCentre M57p tower technical specifications

29/01/2008 @ 07:00 UTC

wearehugh : ThinkCentre M57p tower technical specifications

Women’s group slams Kennedy for ‘betrayal’

29/01/2008 @ 06:01 UTC

adamrg : Women’s group slams Kennedy for ‘betrayal’ - "And now the greatest betrayal! ...[Ted Kennedy] picked the new guy over us. He’s joined the list of progressive white men who can’t or won’t handle the prospect of a woman president who is Hillary Clinton." Is this the Onion?

Sweet bread on Flickr - Photo Sharing!

29/01/2008 @ 06:00 UTC

wearehugh : Sweet bread on Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Getting Open Source Logic INto Governments (GOSLING) Community

29/01/2008 @ 04:02 UTC

factoryjoe : Getting Open Source Logic INto Governments (GOSLING) Community - GOSLING (Getting Open Source Logic INto Governments) is a voluntary, informal learning and knowledge-sharing community of practice, involving civil servants and other citizens who actively assist the engagement of free/libre open source

Vanished Waters of SE SF

29/01/2008 @ 04:01 UTC

nelson : Vanished Waters of SE SF - Historical essay on where the creeks used to be around the Mission

SocGen's explanation

29/01/2008 @ 03:02 UTC

nelson : SocGen's explanation - Detailed and understable explanation of Kerviel's mischief. Really quite simple: he just falsified half of a direction neutral position

SF creek map

29/01/2008 @ 03:01 UTC

nelson : SF creek map - Where all the old waterways of SF were

GNU lonelyhearts

29/01/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

nelson : GNU lonelyhearts - sort of sweet, looks to be authentic personal from rms

Ten Strange Baseball Rules and Quirks

29/01/2008 @ 01:01 UTC

Khoi Vinh : Ten Strange Baseball Rules and Quirks - A nice way to get through the off-season without thinking about steroid scandals.

Podspeakers - Just Listen - Speakers, iPod docking stations and amplifiers. - The ball

29/01/2008 @ 01:01 UTC

jonhicks : Podspeakers - Just Listen - Speakers, iPod docking stations and amplifiers. - The ball

YUI: CSS Grid Builder

29/01/2008 @ 00:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : YUI: CSS Grid Builder - YUI: CSS Grid Builder: this is much fun to play with

xml
Upian.