A mental model for a cat.

4/03/2008 @ 23:01 UTC

Greg Storey : A mental model for a cat. - No where do I see grow opposable thumbs but I know it's on their agenda.

"Today I had $4,000 worth of goods stolen from my small, humble abode."

4/03/2008 @ 23:01 UTC

Greg Storey : "Today I had $4,000 worth of goods stolen from my small, humble abode." - Sorry to hear that Keegan.

Aromatherapy no worky.

4/03/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Aromatherapy no worky. - Also, flavored water is a joke. Hopefully you don't need science to know that.

tanjent: MurmurHash, final version.

4/03/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

joshua : tanjent: MurmurHash, final version.

Solar, with lyrics. on Vimeo

4/03/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

joshua : Solar, with lyrics. on Vimeo

Sheryl Sandberg to Facebook

4/03/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

nelson : Sheryl Sandberg to Facebook - Google executive leaves for Facebook

Airborne Settlement

4/03/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : Airborne Settlement - If you've ever paid for the popular placebo "Airborne" (or are willing to pretend to to get some free cash), you can claim your money back, since they now admit they falsely claimed they had ever run a clinical study, although this cannot and should not b [via#

Gary Gygax, R.I.P.

4/03/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

cobra libre : Gary Gygax, R.I.P. #

Notional Slurry » There are exactly two ways: one, and many

4/03/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

deusx : Notional Slurry » There are exactly two ways: one, and many - "So a generalist pays the rent, in the end, by having a reputation (social capital) and a wide-ranging interest (intellectual capital) and trading those for money."

RIP Gary Gygax

4/03/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

nelson : RIP Gary Gygax - .

Design details of Audiogalaxy.com’s high performance MySQL search engine | Spiteful.com

4/03/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

deusx : Design details of Audiogalaxy.com’s high performance MySQL search engine | Spiteful.com - "At peak times, the search engine needed to handle 1500-2000 searches every second against a MySQL database with about 200 million rows."

Principles and Legality

4/03/2008 @ 21:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Principles and Legality - Principles and Legality. Eric Meyer notes that language about legality in Microsoft’s recent IE announcement suggests that Opera’s much criticised EU threat may have helped positively influence the result.

ExpanDrive

4/03/2008 @ 21:00 UTC

Simon Willison : ExpanDrive - ExpanDrive. Looks like this SFTP mounting application for OS X fixes the problems I’ve had with sshfs (which tends to freeze things up if you lose your network connection while using it).

dbow : Mac app: ExpanDrive - Details about a Mac app that mounts any SFTP server as a Finder volume. Gruber provides more info about the app than what's available on the developer's site.

Gary Gygax, co-creator of D&D, dead at 69

4/03/2008 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Gary Gygax, co-creator of D&D, dead at 69 - a good game can change the world

MegaPhone, phone-controlled multiplayer gaming

4/03/2008 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : MegaPhone, phone-controlled multiplayer gaming - tried an early version at Foo, had a blast  [via]

10 Tips to Change Yourself From a Dedicated Couch-Potato to a Gym Enthusiast | LifeRemix Blog

4/03/2008 @ 20:00 UTC

deusx : 10 Tips to Change Yourself From a Dedicated Couch-Potato to a Gym Enthusiast | LifeRemix Blog - "These ten strategies helped me stick to my routine"

Gordon Luk on IE8 and how people perceive big companies

4/03/2008 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Gordon Luk on IE8 and how people perceive big companies - decisions aren't made by a giant golem named Microsoft, but by the interactions of thousands of individuals

BSG Last Supper

4/03/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

nelson : BSG Last Supper - The question is, what painting is this in imitation of? It's not any of the well known Last Suppers.

Dear Mozilla Corporation,

4/03/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

nelson : Dear Mozilla Corporation, - totally charming fan mail

BSG teaser

4/03/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

nelson : BSG teaser - Annoying UI, but amusing teasers for the new season

An early look at how Clinton deals with crisis

4/03/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

adamrg : An early look at how Clinton deals with crisis - Rodham, records show, questioned the sixth grader's honesty and claimed she had made false accusations in the past. She implied that the girl often fantasized and sought out "older men" like Taylor, according to a July 1975 affidavit...

Neil Gaiman on giving work away for free

4/03/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Neil Gaiman on giving work away for free - he responds to an independent bookseller arguing that it cuts them out of the process  [via]

Keyboard shortcuts for Google Reader

4/03/2008 @ 18:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Keyboard shortcuts for Google Reader -

Nubrella

4/03/2008 @ 18:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Nubrella - Not sure if this screams “brilliant? or “dork.? ∞

The Other Art of Courtroom Sketch Artists

4/03/2008 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : The Other Art of Courtroom Sketch Artists - David Friedman asked seven of the most popular artists about their other work

cobra libre : The Other Art of Courtroom Sketch Artists - Profiles of seven courtroom sketch artists, with examples of their extracurricular work. [via#

philgyford : Ironic Sans: The Other Art of Courtroom Sketch Artists - What the people who do the drawings of court proceedings draw/paint when not in court. I like Patrick Flynn's court work there. (via Drawn!)

Evolution: Plants Rapidly Evolve New Reproductive Systems in Cities

4/03/2008 @ 17:01 UTC

jcgregorio : Evolution: Plants Rapidly Evolve New Reproductive Systems in Cities - where are the "but it's just a theory" commenters?

ALA #254: Creativity, Design Details

4/03/2008 @ 17:01 UTC

Cameron Moll : ALA #254: Creativity, Design Details - ALA #254: On Creativity by Andy Rutledge, and Design is in the Details by Naz Hamid. Amen to "Beautiful Mistakes.? All too familiar (and welcome!).

Microsoft reverses version targeting default.

4/03/2008 @ 16:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Microsoft reverses version targeting default. - I'll believe it when I see it.

iPhone guitar and piano hacks

4/03/2008 @ 16:01 UTC

Cameron Moll : iPhone guitar and piano hacks - iPhone guitar and piano hacks.

Pong Table

4/03/2008 @ 16:01 UTC

Cameron Moll : Pong Table - "This table re-creates the beloved classic game Pong, introduced by Atari in 1972. The tabletop has 2,400 LEDs and two track pads embedded in its surface, turning the white Corian into a digital gaming board."

The Theremin, a bizarre musical instrument worth knowing

4/03/2008 @ 16:01 UTC

Cameron Moll : The Theremin, a bizarre musical instrument worth knowing - I've long contemplated penning an article titled, "Bizarre musical instruments worth knowing." One of these is the theremin, an early electronic instrument whose "alien-like" sounds were popularized in sci-fi movies. A recent TED talk features Pamelia Kur

John Resig - Unbreaking the Web

4/03/2008 @ 14:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : John Resig - Unbreaking the Web - The real reason for Microsoft's switch to web standards in IE8? John thinks he's found it. #

Community Guy, Jake McKee - The agency model is now officially broken

4/03/2008 @ 08:01 UTC

factoryjoe : Community Guy, Jake McKee - The agency model is now officially broken - Agencies could be broken given the shoddy advice they've given on social media. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: jake mckee, walmart, blogging, agencies

Nine Inch Nails - Ghosts I-IV - Music - New York Times

4/03/2008 @ 06:01 UTC

factoryjoe : Nine Inch Nails - Ghosts I-IV - Music - New York Times - Since being released from its major-label recording contract last year, Nine Inch Nails has joined the growing ranks of prominent artists who are navigating the digital wilderness on their own. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | G

Learning is Change. » Blog Archive » The Man with a Plan.

4/03/2008 @ 06:00 UTC

adamrg : Learning is Change. » Blog Archive » The Man with a Plan. - Our schools have become museums... filled with artifacts of antiquated systems.

The Advantages of Closing a Few Doors - New York Times

4/03/2008 @ 06:00 UTC

deusx : The Advantages of Closing a Few Doors - New York Times - "Xiang Yu was a Chinese general in the third century B.C. who took his troops across the Yangtze River into enemy territory and performed an experiment in decision making. He crushed his troops’ cooking pots and burned their ships."

80s1337ness.jpg (JPEG Image, 584x576 pixels)

4/03/2008 @ 06:00 UTC

deusx : 80s1337ness.jpg (JPEG Image, 584x576 pixels)

Dockdrop - Share files fast

4/03/2008 @ 06:00 UTC

deusx : Dockdrop - Share files fast - "Drag any file or folder you want to share onto the Dockdrop dock icon then choose how you want to send it."

Two data streams for a happy website

4/03/2008 @ 06:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Two data streams for a happy website - Two data streams for a happy website. Useful architectural concept for scaling: keep user-specific and generic data separate from the start, in recognition of their different caching and partitioning constraints.

deusx : Gojko Adzic » Two data streams for a happy website - "One of the most important architectural decisions that must be done early on in a scalable web site project is splitting the data flow into two streams: one that is user specific and one that is generic."

The real reason Google's clicks are flat

4/03/2008 @ 06:00 UTC

Simon Willison : The real reason Google's clicks are flat - The real reason Google’s clicks are flat. Rich Skrenta explains that Google’s recent reduction of the clicable area in Adsense ads, while reducing click-throughs by 60%, will eventually balance out due to non-accidental click-throughs being worth mo

Google Summer of Code: Mentoring Organization Applications Are Open!

4/03/2008 @ 05:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Google Summer of Code: Mentoring Organization Applications Are Open! - Google Summer of Code: Mentoring Organization Applications Are Open!: I bet we could find some students to hack on Hadoop... :-)

Pinnacle Video Transfer

4/03/2008 @ 05:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Pinnacle Video Transfer - Pinnacle Video Transfer: these apparently work quite well... hmm. might come in handy

How to Change the World: Airlegance

4/03/2008 @ 05:00 UTC

wearehugh : How to Change the World: Airlegance

Jay Barnes » “Maybe the dog just isn’t into you??

4/03/2008 @ 04:00 UTC

wearehugh : Jay Barnes » “Maybe the dog just isn’t into you?? - "collection"

Hixie's Natural Log: Moebius

4/03/2008 @ 04:00 UTC

wearehugh : Hixie's Natural Log: Moebius

Giving into community pressure | Hi, I’m Colin Devroe.

4/03/2008 @ 03:02 UTC

factoryjoe : Giving into community pressure | Hi, I’m Colin Devroe. - good questions about using platforms/services you might not really like. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: community, twitter, pownce, popularity

The Openid avatar system | Openvatar

4/03/2008 @ 03:02 UTC

factoryjoe : The Openid avatar system | Openvatar - Openid avatar system. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: openid, avatar

Yongfook | Web Producer and Consultant based in Tokyo

4/03/2008 @ 03:02 UTC

factoryjoe : Yongfook | Web Producer and Consultant based in Tokyo - I am a web producer based in Tokyo. This site is a collection of my blog musings, webcam ramblings and misc photos about life as a designer, developer and marketer of products for the web. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give

Phil Windley's Technometria | Marc Hedlund: Debugging Hacks, What They Never Taught You About Sol...

4/03/2008 @ 03:01 UTC

deusx : Phil Windley's Technometria | Marc Hedlund: Debugging Hacks, What They Never Taught You About Solving Hard Bugs - "There’s no doubt that debugging is a critical skill for anyone who codes."

IEBlog : Microsoft's Interoperability Principles and IE8

4/03/2008 @ 03:00 UTC

wearehugh : IEBlog : Microsoft's Interoperability Principles and IE8

jonhicks : IEBlog : Microsoft's Interoperability Principles and IE8 - They listened and they changed! The one stumbling block with IE's meta idea is solved. Does this mean that when IE9 comes out you need to specify that? Or will the latest version always be the default?

abcde: Command Line Music CD Ripping for Linux

4/03/2008 @ 03:00 UTC

wearehugh : abcde: Command Line Music CD Ripping for Linux

Microsoft/Yahoo: Tracking the Deal "Spread"

4/03/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Microsoft/Yahoo: Tracking the Deal "Spread" - Microsoft/Yahoo: Tracking the Deal "Spread": I was thinking about this myself just the other day...

Going Unwired: Week #1

4/03/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Going Unwired: Week #1 - Going Unwired: Week #1: "Did you know that pages from a book don’t have back-lit screens, so you have to sit next to a bright light? Yeah, I didn’t either." Ernie should give up this software crap and just become a comedian...

Jonathan Schwartz's Blog: The World's Largest Supercomputing Cloud

4/03/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Jonathan Schwartz's Blog: The World's Largest Supercomputing Cloud - Jonathan Schwartz's Blog: The World's Largest Supercomputing Cloud: well that pretty much kicks ass... will it run Hadoop? :-)

Crazy Apple Rumors Site » Blog Archive » Child Discovered In Word Code.

4/03/2008 @ 01:00 UTC

deusx : Crazy Apple Rumors Site » Blog Archive » Child Discovered In Word Code. - "Sources were unable to say how he got in there or whose child he might be, but he apparently had been living in the code in a feral state for a number of years."

QuirksBlog: IE team changes its mind on IE8 default behaviour

4/03/2008 @ 01:00 UTC

deusx : QuirksBlog: IE team changes its mind on IE8 default behaviour - "Just now the IE team announced that it's reversing its policy on the default behaviour of IE8, which shows that it has been paying close attention to the discussion of its versioning proposal. I admit that I hadn't expected this reversal, but I welc

wearehugh : QuirksBlog: IE team changes its mind on IE8 default behaviour - when MS screws the web, they're AWESOME. when MS changes their mind about which way they're going to screw the web, they're AWESOME. i think i see the pattern.

Waxy.org: Greetings from 1993!

4/03/2008 @ 00:00 UTC

wearehugh : Waxy.org: Greetings from 1993!

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