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Terrific Tip for Using Inspector Palettes in Apple Applicationss

24/01/2008 @ 23:02 UTC

Khoi Vinh : Terrific Tip for Using Inspector Palettes in Apple Applicationss

Who Cares If Corporate Valuations Are Crazy?

24/01/2008 @ 23:01 UTC

WillPate : Who Cares If Corporate Valuations Are Crazy?

Microsoft META switch -

24/01/2008 @ 23:01 UTC

wearehugh : Microsoft META switch - <Glazblog/>

John Resig - HTML5 DOCTYPE

24/01/2008 @ 23:00 UTC

wearehugh : John Resig - HTML5 DOCTYPE

David Baron's weblog: January 2008: What should Microsoft do instead?

24/01/2008 @ 23:00 UTC

wearehugh : David Baron's weblog: January 2008: What should Microsoft do instead?

Kenneth’s Picnic » Blog Archive » IE8 and Meta selectors

24/01/2008 @ 23:00 UTC

wearehugh : Kenneth’s Picnic » Blog Archive » IE8 and Meta selectors

Man with no blog » Round One - We Blinked and the Corporate Sector Won

24/01/2008 @ 23:00 UTC

wearehugh : Man with no blog » Round One - We Blinked and the Corporate Sector Won

Ogwaros Iwenâl » Blog Archive » Breaking the web with a “don’t break the web? philosophy

24/01/2008 @ 23:00 UTC

wearehugh : Ogwaros Iwenâl » Blog Archive » Breaking the web with a “don’t break the web? philosophy

What Dont We Know About the Pharmaceutical Industry? A Freakonomics Quorum - Freakonomics

24/01/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

joshua : What Dont We Know About the Pharmaceutical Industry? A Freakonomics Quorum - Freakonomics

Matthew M. Boedicker : what don't we know about the pharmaceutical industry - (via del.icio.us/joshua) [via]

The $20,000 Coffee Maker, Step by Step - The New York Times > Dining & Wine > Slide Show > Sl...

24/01/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

deusx : The $20,000 Coffee Maker, Step by Step - The New York Times > Dining & Wine > Slide Show > Slide 1 of 11 - "The Japanese siphon bar, which makes brewed coffee, at the Blue Bottle Café in San Francisco. The only halogen-powered model in the United States, the siphon bar was imported from Japan at a cost of more than $20,000."

Greg Storey : They make it sound like $20k is a lot to spend on coffee brewing equipment. - The reality is that Italian machines will run you twice the price.

Nelson's Weblog: tech / bad / itunes-klingon-license

24/01/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

wearehugh : Nelson's Weblog: tech / bad / itunes-klingon-license

Woman With Tattoo From Homemade Gun Got Sick

24/01/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : Woman With Tattoo From Homemade Gun Got Sick - From the "News article opening lines which blow your mind" file: "Some women in Springfield, MO are regretting their decision last week to get a tattoo from a door-to-door tattoo salesman." [via#

The last remaining speaker of one of Alaska's native languages has died...

24/01/2008 @ 21:00 UTC

plasticbag : The last remaining speaker of one of Alaska's native languages has died... - The most depressing thing about this story is that she has seven living children, none of whom learned how to speak it because it was considered wrong to speak anything but English.

Baby Instructions

24/01/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

Andy Baio : Baby Instructions - I'm afraid I'm guilty of this one  [via]

nelson : Baby care tips - In helpful infographic form

43folders : The About:Blank Guide to Babysitting at :: about:blank :: shouldn’t you be working?! - via del/nelson

Digg Uses Smarter Algorithm to Manage Their Community | Will Pate's Blog

24/01/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

WillPate : Digg Uses Smarter Algorithm to Manage Their Community | Will Pate's Blog

Measuring Worth - Calculators

24/01/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

philgyford : Measuring Worth - Calculators - Tools for calculating things like the current value of historical UK pounds or US dollars.

Associate Email Addresses with a Google Account

24/01/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

philgyford : Associate Email Addresses with a Google Account - I've wanted to do this for ages and didn't know you could. So you can, for example, get your Google Groups messages sent to different email addresses. (via Technovia)

Melamed

24/01/2008 @ 20:00 UTC

philgyford : Melamed - Some great illustrations by Victor Melamed. (via Drawn!)

Improve website load time by 500% with 3 lines of code | Aciddrop.com

24/01/2008 @ 20:00 UTC

philgyford : Improve website load time by 500% with 3 lines of code | Aciddrop.com - Hmmm, interesting... (via Yoz)

Trivial iPhone / iPod Touch delicious front end - jerakeen.org

24/01/2008 @ 19:02 UTC

deusx : Trivial iPhone / iPod Touch delicious front end - jerakeen.org - "I wanted a way of getting at things that I and my friends have saved in del.icio.us, and the native web interface isn’t very usable on the iPod touch."

The Believer - Interview with David Simon

24/01/2008 @ 19:02 UTC

philgyford : The Believer - Interview with David Simon - Creator-Writer-Producer of 'The Wire' interviewed by Nick Hornby. (via Kottke)

adamrg : Nick Hornby's Interview with David Simon

LRB · Thomas Jones: Short Cuts

24/01/2008 @ 19:02 UTC

philgyford : LRB · Thomas Jones: Short Cuts - "The best of the lot, though, is the diary of Samuel Pepys, which a web designer called Phil Gyford has been posting in daily instalments since 2003..." Hurrah!

Canon's launched the new Digital Rebel - XSi or 450D - and it looks pretty nice

24/01/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

plasticbag : Canon's launched the new Digital Rebel - XSi or 450D - and it looks pretty nice - I was a bit disappointed to see no upgrade to the 5D. I don't know that I could afford the 5D, but I wanted to see what it was going to be like before I decided to upgrade.

nelson : Canon EOS Digital Rebel XSi - Sequel to the very popular dSLR. Not seeing anything to make me upgrade.

X-UA-Lemur-Compatible

24/01/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : X-UA-Lemur-Compatible - Call me Lemur 10. ∞

wearehugh : Katemonkey.co.uk: X-UA-Lemur-Compatible

My most favorited tweets

24/01/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : My most favorited tweets - Change the username in the URL to see your own posts. Why, pray, can't Twitter build this? ∞

PocketGuitar, virtual guitar for the iPhone

24/01/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : PocketGuitar, virtual guitar for the iPhone - more info on the project homepage  [via]

Brazilian novelist pirates own books, sees huge increase in sales

24/01/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Brazilian novelist pirates own books, sees huge increase in sales - distributes links to pirated copies through an unofficial blog

factoryjoe : Alchemist Author Pirates His Own Books | TorrentFreak - So is Coelho just seeding torrents of his books? That’s just the beginning. He took it one step further and, as quoted above, set up a Wordpress blog, Pirate Coelho, where he posts links to free copies of his books on filesharing netwo

Vampire Weekend on Blogotheque's Take Away Shows

24/01/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Vampire Weekend on Blogotheque's Take Away Shows - unfiltered concerts with great bands on the Paris streets; my favorite music series

Eric's Archived Thoughts: Version Two

24/01/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

wearehugh : Eric's Archived Thoughts: Version Two

Version Targeting and JavaScript Libraries — All in the head

24/01/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

wearehugh : Version Targeting and JavaScript Libraries — All in the head

I wanted a perfect ending.

24/01/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

43folders : I wanted a perfect ending.

Ficlets | The Insurgenceez Haz Beginned

24/01/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

deusx : Ficlets | The Insurgenceez Haz Beginned - "I haz wordz now. You no more put kitteh in bukkit! Kitteh put you in bukkit!"

Molly Says: Ramones Wedding

24/01/2008 @ 18:00 UTC

deusx : Molly Says: Ramones Wedding - "Maybe play some of their songs during the last few dances, when the older, stiff people have left and everyone's too trashed to remember that we played Teenage Lobotomy on the most special day of our lives."

The MacBook Air is thin, on features.

24/01/2008 @ 17:03 UTC

Greg Storey : The MacBook Air is thin, on features. - Not being able to replace the battery is a real bummer.

"Those quotes are extraordinarily clumsy (and the card itself is typographically unconvincing)."

24/01/2008 @ 17:03 UTC

Greg Storey : "Those quotes are extraordinarily clumsy (and the card itself is typographically unconvincing)." - William Gibson on a minor gaffe that appears in Cloverfield.

"Oh, you've got some bling-bling here."

24/01/2008 @ 17:02 UTC

Greg Storey : "Oh, you've got some bling-bling here." - I guess race relations are for Democrats.

Obama leads both sides of the Presidential race in providing campaign transparency.

24/01/2008 @ 17:02 UTC

Greg Storey : Obama leads both sides of the Presidential race in providing campaign transparency. - Rob Paul, and others, is at the bottom of that list.

Worthy of frame and song.

24/01/2008 @ 17:02 UTC

Greg Storey : Worthy of frame and song. - Stamps celebrating the work of Charles and Ray Eames.

Getty Images for sale.

24/01/2008 @ 17:02 UTC

Greg Storey : Getty Images for sale. - $1.5B gets you all the photography you can handle.

Party emblems.

24/01/2008 @ 17:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Party emblems. - "...less than a single lifetime ago, there were 10 political parties in America taken seriously enough to warrant a logo?"

Just sign here

24/01/2008 @ 17:01 UTC

WillPate : Just sign here

Card Reader

24/01/2008 @ 17:00 UTC

deusx : Card Reader - "Card Reader allows to use Palm-powered handhelds as an ordinary USB or Bluetooth card reader for quick and easy file exchange."

Hack Day 2008, or rather shall we all get Mashed?

24/01/2008 @ 17:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Hack Day 2008, or rather shall we all get Mashed? - Hack Day 2008, or rather shall we all get Mashed?: "So last year the BBC and Yahoo! ran the stunningly cool Hack Day London. It was a brilliant success, and frankly I’ve been biting at the bit to organise another one."

20th Century Avant-Garde: "An Online Companion"

24/01/2008 @ 16:01 UTC

cobra libre : 20th Century Avant-Garde: "An Online Companion" [via#

Canon EOS 450D / Digital Rebel XSi

24/01/2008 @ 16:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Canon EOS 450D / Digital Rebel XSi - Canon EOS 450D / Digital Rebel XSi. Two weeks after a buy I EOS 400D. Sigh. It’s not out until April, but the big new features are a 3" LCD and "live view" mode. The kit lens now has image stabilisation.

Senator Dodd’s long (but eloquent) speech against FISA legislation

24/01/2008 @ 16:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Senator Dodd’s long (but eloquent) speech against FISA legislation - On false dichotomies. ∞

Greg Storey : Senator Dodd renews call against telecom immunity. - Send them all the CEOs to Gitmo and make an example of them.

Teri VanHorn ought to be fired for reporting such inaccuracies.

24/01/2008 @ 15:02 UTC

Greg Storey : Teri VanHorn ought to be fired for reporting such inaccuracies. - Burn cable news to the ground.

Let Me Save You $40: Here’s How to Be Happy

24/01/2008 @ 15:01 UTC

adamrg : Let Me Save You $40: Here’s How to Be Happy

When Is a Makeshift Best Buy Tribute to Heath Ledger Too Soon? The Answer: Always.

24/01/2008 @ 15:01 UTC

adamrg : When Is a Makeshift Best Buy Tribute to Heath Ledger Too Soon? The Answer: Always. - Too soon.

flickr.places.findByLatLon

24/01/2008 @ 15:00 UTC

Simon Willison : flickr.places.findByLatLon - flickr.places.findByLatLon. New API method for Flickr Places. If only Flickr could return a bounding box for each place...

Ray Smuckles for President.

24/01/2008 @ 15:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Ray Smuckles for President. - "This country needs a man with a granite sack and legs of log...a man that slaps people who are talking. I am that man." ∞

Half-tuck is the new Mullett

24/01/2008 @ 15:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Half-tuck is the new Mullett - Tim Schaefer is a god of wordage. ∞

Microsoft Koan

24/01/2008 @ 12:01 UTC

Isofarro : Microsoft Koan - Mark Pilgrim at his incisive best again. Short and directly to the point as to the flaw in Microsoft's 'Yes I really mean it this time' standards-compliant meta tag.

Ethan Marcotte : What is the sound of one browser failing? -

Bono vs. Gore.

24/01/2008 @ 10:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Bono vs. Gore. - "Can we end poverty without wrecking our planet?"

Treo USB Modem

24/01/2008 @ 10:00 UTC

deusx : Treo USB Modem - "USB Modem allows you to use Treo 600, Treo 650, Treo 680, Treo 700p, Treo 755p and Centro smartphones as a USB modem for connecting a desktop or notebook computer to Internet."

MP3: David Lee Roth's isolated vocal track from "Runnin' with the Devil"

24/01/2008 @ 08:00 UTC

Andy Baio : MP3: David Lee Roth's isolated vocal track from "Runnin' with the Devil" - I found myself playing reverse karaoke, humming the guitar parts  [via]

Review Board

24/01/2008 @ 05:01 UTC

joshua : Review Board - code review tool in python

Glenn Greenwald - Political Blogs and Opinions - Salon

24/01/2008 @ 04:02 UTC

jcgregorio : Glenn Greenwald - Political Blogs and Opinions - Salon - Reid and Pelosi, possibly the worst Legislative leadership pair in the history of the United States.

put a proxy in front

24/01/2008 @ 04:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : put a proxy in front - put a proxy in front: proxy wisdom from joshua

wearehugh : joshua's blog: put a proxy in front

SmugMug & DataPortability.org

24/01/2008 @ 04:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : SmugMug & DataPortability.org - SmugMug & DataPortability.org: "I think it’s important to note that many of the participants in the DataPortability project have been making their data portable for many years."

Travel-time maps

24/01/2008 @ 03:02 UTC

joshua : Travel-time maps - with integrated house prices. amazing.

philgyford : MySociety » Travel-time maps - Very, very tasty interactive London maps looking at travel times and house prices. (via Haddock)

BBS Corner - Setting Up A Telnet BBS

24/01/2008 @ 03:01 UTC

deusx : BBS Corner - Setting Up A Telnet BBS - "Are you looking to set up a Telnet BBS but don't know anything about Telnet or where to begin?"

Redesignme.org

24/01/2008 @ 02:02 UTC

Khoi Vinh : Redesignme.org - Nice idea: post a product you find frustrating and other people can pitch in to redesign it. However, the Flash version of this site needs a redesign, itself.

576,000 private Myspace photos leaked to BitTorrent

24/01/2008 @ 02:01 UTC

Andy Baio : 576,000 private Myspace photos leaked to BitTorrent - an insane 17GB of photos grabbed before they plugged the security hole

the 200ok weblog: opt-out version targeting is spam

24/01/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

wearehugh : the 200ok weblog: opt-out version targeting is spam

IE8 to include version targeting - Snook.ca

24/01/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

wearehugh : IE8 to include version targeting - Snook.ca - yesterday i predicted (privately) that bad examples would be propagated through c-list html "tutorials". today i am proved right.

this is rachelandrew.co.uk » IE8 and the future of the web

24/01/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

wearehugh : this is rachelandrew.co.uk » IE8 and the future of the web

Morethanseven » Who loses out to X-UA-Compatible?

24/01/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

wearehugh : Morethanseven » Who loses out to X-UA-Compatible? - firmly in the "my desire to screw ie users overrides any possible support problems" camp

Standards mode is the new quirks mode | 456 Berea Street

24/01/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

wearehugh : Standards mode is the new quirks mode | 456 Berea Street

Code Happy | Unstoppable Robot Ninja

24/01/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

wearehugh : Code Happy | Unstoppable Robot Ninja

Something Witty Goes Here » Microsoft’s “Super Standards? Mode: Important Facts

24/01/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

wearehugh : Something Witty Goes Here » Microsoft’s “Super Standards? Mode: Important Facts

Peter Gammons’ Favorite Baseball Blogs

24/01/2008 @ 01:01 UTC

Khoi Vinh : Peter Gammons’ Favorite Baseball Blogs

Freeware Database - Independent Gaming

24/01/2008 @ 01:01 UTC

joshua : Freeware Database - Independent Gaming - indie gaming database

No, this is the best Twitter in the world.

24/01/2008 @ 00:01 UTC

Greg Storey : No, this is the best Twitter in the world. - I want to see that scene in the next Wes Anderson movie.

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