eGO Cycle

12/05/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : eGO Cycle - eGO Cycle: WANT!

BloggerBoard tracks top authors on Techmeme

12/05/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : BloggerBoard tracks top authors on Techmeme - amazing, Arrington wrote 67 posts in the last 30 days that ended up on Techmeme

Becuase it's just the thing to do when you win a "World of Warcraft" tournament.

12/05/2008 @ 21:03 UTC

deusx : Becuase it's just the thing to do when you win a "World of Warcraft" tournament.

FoodFeed - What are you eating?

12/05/2008 @ 21:02 UTC

deusx : FoodFeed - What are you eating? - "Post your updates at the format: @having eggs and bacon"

Domestic sell all kinds of weird and awesome vynil stickers and stuff to put on walls

12/05/2008 @ 21:00 UTC

plasticbag : Domestic sell all kinds of weird and awesome vynil stickers and stuff to put on walls - I think we're going to try and get some of these for the Brickhouse office to design it up a bit. The more it feels like a teenager's bedroom, the more creative we'll be.

Ghostly Swim.

12/05/2008 @ 20:11 UTC

Greg Storey : Ghostly Swim. - Adult Swim, you give so much and expect so little.

benjamingolub.com » How To: Dynamic Slide Down Disqus Comments

12/05/2008 @ 20:09 UTC

deusx : benjamingolub.com » How To: Dynamic Slide Down Disqus Comments - "RSSmeme now has dynamically generated slide down Disqus comments for every story"

Disqus | Developers

12/05/2008 @ 20:08 UTC

deusx : Disqus | Developers - "Disqus provides an Application Programming Interface (API) for users to interact with the Disqus backend."

Arcanum Walkthrough: Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura

12/05/2008 @ 20:07 UTC

deusx : Arcanum Walkthrough: Of Steamworks and Magick Obscura - If only I could get this running with VMWare. Seems to hate my mouse under OS X.

Russell davies: copy and paste

12/05/2008 @ 20:06 UTC

philgyford : Russell davies: copy and paste - Very nice and easily-created rapid slideshow of a month's worth of photos. Fab idea.

Widgetfinger - Simple Content Management for Simple Websites

12/05/2008 @ 20:05 UTC

philgyford : Widgetfinger - Simple Content Management for Simple Websites - Looks like an awesome thing that would be great for a huge percentage of small business websites. I was a thrown by being asked for 'Company Name' first off when creating an account though. (via Infovore)

Brent Black Panama Hats - Photo Tour: How a Panama Hat is Made

12/05/2008 @ 20:04 UTC

philgyford : Brent Black Panama Hats - Photo Tour: How a Panama Hat is Made - Fascinating multi-page photo essay. Quite a process.

Film Archive - FourDocs - Listen to Britain

12/05/2008 @ 20:03 UTC

philgyford : Film Archive - FourDocs - Listen to Britain - Nice short film of images and sounds from wartime Britain (if you sit through the introduction from the Canadian). Terence Davies mentions it in the current 'Sight & Sound'.

Lefora Free Forum Hosting

12/05/2008 @ 20:02 UTC

philgyford : Lefora Free Forum Hosting - Hosted forums. New, so I assume it'll improve; the forums themselves are less than beautiful at the moment.

Airship Ventures

12/05/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

Simon Willison : Airship Ventures - Airship Ventures. New startup providing tours of Silicon Valley in a frickin’ Zeppelin. Strangely enough I’ve been complaining about the lack of Zeppelins over Silicon Valley for several years. Really.  [via]

Yahoo! Internet Location Platform

12/05/2008 @ 20:00 UTC

joshua : Yahoo! Internet Location Platform - nice -- yahoo opens the Where On Earth dataset. what's with the goofy url syntax tho?

Andy Baio : Yahoo! opens its geo location database to the world - I'm stunned and thrilled they finally opened it up; this powers Flickr and Upcoming's geo features

Simon Willison : Yahoo! Internet Location Platform - Yahoo! Internet Location Platform. As an ex-Yahoo! this is really exciting—WhereOnEarth (a London company acquired by Yahoo! in 2005) provide the incredibly detailed geographical data used by Flickr, Upcoming and FireEagle—and now it’s available a

nelson : Free geocoding - Yahoo makes their geodatabase available for free, 50,000 queries / day

bmilleare : Yahoo! Internet Location Platform - YDN

sitemaps robots.txt

12/05/2008 @ 19:07 UTC

nelson : sitemaps robots.txt - I had no idea there was a simple way to tell search engines about your sitemaps

Treadmill Kittens [video]

12/05/2008 @ 19:05 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Treadmill Kittens [video] - Treadmill Kittens [video]: most excellent

nelson : Treadmill Kittens - aw, cute kitties!

First-person video of the China 7.7 earthquake

12/05/2008 @ 19:04 UTC

Andy Baio : First-person video of the China 7.7 earthquake - some original coverage on Flickr, too

ph34t the g00gl3

12/05/2008 @ 19:03 UTC

nelson : ph34t the g00gl3 - Italians having none of being filmed on the street

Andy Baio : Italians flee Google Street View cameras on streets of Rome - they assumed the far-right government was trying to film them

Matt Haughey on how PR people should pitch bloggers

12/05/2008 @ 19:02 UTC

Andy Baio : Matt Haughey on how PR people should pitch bloggers - most won't do this because it takes too much time, even though it's far more effective

PMOG comes out of beta

12/05/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

Andy Baio : PMOG comes out of beta - Justin Hall and Merci Hammon's game built on passive web surfing  [via]

Things Younger Than John McCain

12/05/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Things Younger Than John McCain - I didn't realize he'd be the oldest US President ever  [via]

adamrg : Things younger than Republican Presidential candidate

Rod Begbie : Things younger than John McCain - The state of Alaska, the polio vaccine, and both of Barack Obama's parents are younger than John McCain. [via#

jcgregorio : Things younger than Republican Presidential candidate (oh, and did I forget to mention “war hero??) John McCain - List includes the Golden Gate Bridge.

Opposites Attract ’08 at the New York Art Directors Club

12/05/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

Khoi Vinh : Opposites Attract ’08 at the New York Art Directors Club - New speaker series from UnderConsideration LLC.

RMS by g.ottaviano @ Flickr

12/05/2008 @ 17:01 UTC

mmb : RMS by g.ottaviano @ Flickr - by g.ottaviano via programming: RMS at PyConDue [via]

Earthquake measuring 7.8 hits central China.

12/05/2008 @ 15:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Earthquake measuring 7.8 hits central China. - Speaking of...whatever happened to China's earthquake prediction program?

Trutz, St. Moritz.

12/05/2008 @ 09:04 UTC

Greg Storey : Trutz, St. Moritz. - Ryan, you should go here.

Doodle

12/05/2008 @ 09:04 UTC

factoryjoe : Doodle - Easy scheduling! Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: calendar, scheduling, shreyas, planning, productivity

Python with a modular IDE (Vim)

12/05/2008 @ 09:02 UTC

Simon Willison : Python with a modular IDE (Vim) - Python with a modular IDE (Vim). Great tips—I’d use these if I wasn’t still scarred from the time vim encrypted my file instead of saving it because I had caps lock on by mistake.

Efficient Boolean value storage for Innodb Tables

12/05/2008 @ 09:02 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Efficient Boolean value storage for Innodb Tables - Efficient Boolean value storage for Innodb Tables: interesting... using BIT() vs. CHAR(0) for boolean stoargae

Yahoo! pimping malware from banner ads

12/05/2008 @ 09:02 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Yahoo! pimping malware from banner ads - Yahoo! pimping malware from banner ads: "The fundamental problem is that the browser's security model failed to anticipate that there are multiple interests involved in a web application."

Configuring Fonts in Ubuntu Linux

12/05/2008 @ 09:02 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Configuring Fonts in Ubuntu Linux - Configuring Fonts in Ubuntu Linux: this guy really likes his Tahoma

Debugging rules

12/05/2008 @ 09:02 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Debugging rules - Debugging rules: simple rules to follow... now where's the video?

Portland drivers in the snow [video]

12/05/2008 @ 09:02 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Portland drivers in the snow [video] - Portland drivers in the snow [video]: this one is truly a classic

RegToy

12/05/2008 @ 09:02 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : RegToy - RegToy: "RegToy is a collection of useful utilities : tweaking, window manager, shell context menu, registry cleaner, file renamer, screen capture, memory cleaner , disk cleaner , much more."

GMail advanced search operators

12/05/2008 @ 09:02 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : GMail advanced search operators - GMail advanced search operators: I always forget about some of these...

What is up with eBay employees?

12/05/2008 @ 09:02 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : What is up with eBay employees? - What is up with eBay employees?: "Is life at eBay that slow & boring that you have to look for outside work? Or do they not pay enough? Inquiring minds want to know"

Why My Two vCPU VM is Slow

12/05/2008 @ 09:02 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Why My Two vCPU VM is Slow - Why My Two vCPU VM is Slow: interesting...

Testing InnoDB “Barracuda” format with compression

12/05/2008 @ 09:02 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Testing InnoDB “Barracuda” format with compression - Testing InnoDB “Barracuda” format with compression: Vadim runs some InnoDB tests and shows some promising results...

The book that is indirectly responsible for me getting my new job

12/05/2008 @ 09:02 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : The book that is indirectly responsible for me getting my new job - The book that is indirectly responsible for me getting my new job: "Which raises an interesting question: Is reading this book cheating? Is it the equivalent of just reading the answer key before an exam?"

Flickr: Items tagged with thehairofchristianheilmann

12/05/2008 @ 09:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Flickr: Items tagged with thehairofchristianheilmann - Flickr: Items tagged with thehairofchristianheilmann: now that's just damned funny!

Latenitesoft: Mac, iPhone and iPod Touch Applications: Dark Xslimmer's Toolbar

12/05/2008 @ 08:02 UTC

factoryjoe : Latenitesoft: Mac, iPhone and iPod Touch Applications: Dark Xslimmer's Toolbar - Description of how the Xslimmer dark toolbar came to be! Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: xslimmer, open source, skin, black, custom skin

Flickr Tools on Flickrbits

12/05/2008 @ 08:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Flickr Tools on Flickrbits - Flickr Tools on Flickrbits: "The definitive collection of Flickr tools, plugins and API applications"

Roller Derby

12/05/2008 @ 08:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Roller Derby - Roller Derby: "There is something entertaining about a woman in her 40's checking an even older woman in her 50's and flinging her over the rails." Heh...

mylvmbackup

12/05/2008 @ 08:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : mylvmbackup - mylvmbackup: mylvmbackup is a tool for quickly creating backups of MySQL a server's data files using LVM on linux

mysql-heap-dynamic-rows

12/05/2008 @ 08:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : mysql-heap-dynamic-rows - mysql-heap-dynamic-rows: some folks at ebay made a heap table that uses dynamic rows rather than fixed... cool.

How Hillary Can Still Win [video]

12/05/2008 @ 08:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : How Hillary Can Still Win [video] - How Hillary Can Still Win [video]: heh... that's pretty amusing. I like that they use a phone booth for time travel

Phun - 2D physics sandbox by ernerfeldt @ YouTube

12/05/2008 @ 07:01 UTC

mmb : Phun - 2D physics sandbox by ernerfeldt @ YouTube - via Phun Wiki: News [via]

Session variables without cookies

12/05/2008 @ 07:01 UTC

deusx : Session variables without cookies - "The beauty of window.name is that the value survives between page loads (and even between domains) and that it can hold a very long name."

Simon Willison : Session variables without cookies - Session variables without cookies. Brilliant but terrifying hack—you can store up to 2 MB of data in window.name and it persists between multiple pages, even across domains. Doesn’t work with new tabs though, and storing JSON in it and eval()ing it

bmilleare : Session variables without cookies - This is an interesting, if slightly scary, prospect.

Conservatives Supporting Shield Law for the Press - New York Times

12/05/2008 @ 05:01 UTC

jcgregorio : Conservatives Supporting Shield Law for the Press - New York Times - Opposed by Bush, of course.

The password that calls you: CallVerfID | Webware : Cool Web apps for everyone

12/05/2008 @ 03:01 UTC

factoryjoe : The password that calls you: CallVerfID | Webware : Cool Web apps for everyone - "On Monday, JanRain, which makes the clever multi-service OpenID login box, OpenID Selector, is expected to announce a security improvement for its own MyOpenID service. The new system, CallVerifID, uses your mobile phone to perform an e

FactCheckED.org

12/05/2008 @ 02:01 UTC

jcgregorio : FactCheckED.org - Monty Python and the Quest for the Perfect Fallacy

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