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La Shish closes 11 metro eateries | Freep.com | Detroit Free Press

3/03/2008 @ 23:00 UTC

deusx : La Shish closes 11 metro eateries | Freep.com | Detroit Free Press - "The La Shish restaurant chain, which helped popularize Middle Eastern cuisine in metro Detroit, went out of business Saturday night -- the victim of bad publicity involving its fugitive owner, Talal Chahine, whom federal prosecutors linked to terror

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3/03/2008 @ 23:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Sssssssssssssssssssssssun - Sssssssssssssssssssssssun: "Is there anyone in the world, aside from Frank and Ted, getting paid to work full-time on Python?"

Possessed, documentary short about obsessive hoarders

3/03/2008 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Possessed, documentary short about obsessive hoarders - in streaming HD through Vimeo

YTMND - Hypnowheel commands you to wait

3/03/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

deusx : YTMND - Hypnowheel commands you to wait

Another Visualization of the Netflix Prize Dataset | A Beautiful WWW

3/03/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

gleuschk : Another Visualization of the Netflix Prize Dataset | A Beautiful WWW - from the mefi thread about Jordan's Wired article

The Charms of Wikipedia - The New York Review of Books

3/03/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

gleuschk : The Charms of Wikipedia - The New York Review of Books - Nicholson Baker, who has a new book coming out

Calculated Risk: Auto Sales: Cliff Diving

3/03/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

wearehugh : Calculated Risk: Auto Sales: Cliff Diving - "Maybe Chrysler will save the day ..." Honk. Snort. No need to be rude about it, my dear.

Feature: Getting Things Done Traveling Through Southeast Asia

3/03/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

wearehugh : Feature: Getting Things Done Traveling Through Southeast Asia

Nine Inch Nails - Ghosts

3/03/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : Nine Inch Nails - Ghosts - Trent Reznor releases a new NIN album as online download with "premium" collectors offerings. Notable differences to the Radiohead "In Rainbows' download include a) It's CC BY-NC-SA licensed, so you can remix it however you like and b) The first part has [via#

YouTube - Michael Samuel on Caja

3/03/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

jcgregorio : YouTube - Michael Samuel on Caja

Drupal Sites that Don’t Look Like Drupal Sites at Like It Matters

3/03/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

43folders : Drupal Sites that Don’t Look Like Drupal Sites at Like It Matters

Shift Happens – The Future of Advertising

3/03/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

Linkorama : Shift Happens – The Future of Advertising - Advertising is a case in point. Seismic shifts are shaking up the world of advertising big time. But which shift is most relevant? And what are the implications for executives?

Interview with Ross Mayfield, Socialtext

3/03/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

Linkorama : Interview with Ross Mayfield, Socialtext - I got to pose a few questions to the super-busy (and super-smart) Ross Mayfield, Chairman of Socialtext, last week. I wanted to get his take on the state of the social software industry in ligh of the fact that we are likely headed in to a recession, as w

Business Applications of Social Networking

3/03/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

Linkorama : Business Applications of Social Networking - I'm keynoting this event by the Forum for Women Entrepreneurs & Executives

Golden shield project

3/03/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

nelson : Golden shield project - How the Great Firewall of China works, both technically and socially

Drew makes himself a new website.

3/03/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Drew makes himself a new website. - Lovely work.

Jython's Future Looking Sunny

3/03/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Jython's Future Looking Sunny - Jython’s Future Looking Sunny. Sun have (finally) invested in Jython, hiring lead maintainer Frank Wierzbicki. They’ve also hired Ted Leung to “represent the wider world of Python at Sun?. Great news.

Star Wars vs. Saul Bass

3/03/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

nelson : Star Wars vs. Saul Bass - Awesome "what if" title sequence

Is your child a tagger?

3/03/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

nelson : Is your child a tagger? - Telltale signs

Layer Four traceroute

3/03/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

nelson : Layer Four traceroute - Traceroute that uses TCP and some other fancy network testing stuff

Actual Performance, Perceived Performance

3/03/2008 @ 18:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Actual Performance, Perceived Performance - Actual Performance, Perceived Performance: it's all about perception, boys...

Rod Begbie : Coding Horror: Actual Performance, Perceived Performance - The way you code a progress bar will do more to "performance" than tweaking the process it's measuring. "Humans do not perceive the passage of time in a linear way." #

Andreessen for Obama

3/03/2008 @ 17:01 UTC

nelson : Andreessen for Obama - nice endorsement, well written

Linkorama : An hour and a half with Barack Obama - Smart, normal, curious, not radical, and post-Boomer.

Rod Begbie : An hour and a half with Barack Obama - "What's the picture that emerges from these four impressions? Smart, normal, curious, not radical, and post-Boomer. If you were asking me to write a capsule description of what I would look for in the next President of the United States, that would be i [via#

Muffley '08.

3/03/2008 @ 16:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Muffley '08. - Vote for the pocket square every time.

Practice What You Preach: Nine Inch Nails Gives Away New Album

3/03/2008 @ 11:01 UTC

factoryjoe : Practice What You Preach: Nine Inch Nails Gives Away New Album - It's not like we doubted him, but Trent Reznor really meant it when he said that he hates the way ... Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: nin, music, downloads, drm

Video: Justice's DVNO, homage to 1980s CG bumpers

3/03/2008 @ 11:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: Justice's DVNO, homage to 1980s CG bumpers - full-size Quicktimes, username/password: justice/dvno

nelson : Justice / DVNO - Another awesome Justice video, fun graphics

Nine Inch Nails' new album released under Creative Commons

3/03/2008 @ 10:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Nine Inch Nails' new album released under Creative Commons - the site's slammed right now, but it comes in a variety of options  [via]

John H. Sawyer: Tethering a Verizon BlackBerry 8830 with Mac OS X Leopard

3/03/2008 @ 08:01 UTC

joshua : John H. Sawyer: Tethering a Verizon BlackBerry 8830 with Mac OS X Leopard

I Has A Hotdog!

3/03/2008 @ 08:00 UTC

Rod Begbie : I Has A Hotdog! - Did not know there was a LOLDOG meme spinoff. #

Faint Smile

3/03/2008 @ 04:02 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Faint Smile

r33b.net - ALL GLORY TO THE HYPNOTOAD!

3/03/2008 @ 03:01 UTC

deusx : r33b.net - ALL GLORY TO THE HYPNOTOAD! - ""

Nearly a million users, and no spam or trolls - RussellBeattie.com

3/03/2008 @ 02:01 UTC

factoryjoe : Nearly a million users, and no spam or trolls - RussellBeattie.com - Good thoughts on how Twitter has avoided trolls and spam (at least the perception) by using opt-in friend connections. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: twitter, spam, permissions

Windows Music

3/03/2008 @ 01:01 UTC

Khoi Vinh : Windows Music - “Music composed using only sounds from Windows XP and 98.”

Games imitating war imitating games

3/03/2008 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Games imitating war imitating games - that game-like AC-130 gunship video from Afghanistan was turned into a Call of Duty level

Distributed cognition - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

3/03/2008 @ 00:01 UTC

factoryjoe : Distributed cognition - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - Distributed cognition is comprised of two key components: 1) the representations that information is held in and transformed across 2) the process by which representations are co-ordinated with each other. Distributed cognition is a bran

Coworking: How to work solo, but not alone | csmonitor.com

3/03/2008 @ 00:01 UTC

factoryjoe : Coworking: How to work solo, but not alone | csmonitor.com - A flawed article that rewrite the history of coworking. Still, more publicity is good. Sigh. Even if the media can't tell the truth. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: coworking

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