Lets talk about numbers

12/06/2008 @ 23:01 UTC

Linkorama : Lets talk about numbers - What's different about SocialCalc--and I think it's really fundamental--is that SocialCalc is integrated into a wiki. You can drop a spreadsheet into a wiki page. You can drop wiki text into a spreadsheet. You can link from a spreadsheet to a wiki page th

IndustryWeek : Better Planning Through a Wiki

12/06/2008 @ 23:01 UTC

Linkorama : IndustryWeek : Better Planning Through a Wiki - The workspace has become a de facto business planning tool. All plans are current and relevant. All plans draw on the experience of cross-functional teams of employees. The planning process is open to all levels of the organization. As a result, Osborne's

Ross Mayfield on Elevating the Enterprise 2.0 Conversation

12/06/2008 @ 23:01 UTC

Linkorama : Ross Mayfield on Elevating the Enterprise 2.0 Conversation - Ross Mayfield of Socialtext gave the last keynote of the morning, discussing the evolution of wiki usage in enterprises.

Quote Details: Scott Adams: Ask a deeply religious... - The Quotations Page

12/06/2008 @ 23:00 UTC

deusx : Quote Details: Scott Adams: Ask a deeply religious... - The Quotations Page - "On the scale of prejudice, atheists don’t seem so bad lately."

The Grëgtønes.

12/06/2008 @ 22:02 UTC

Greg Storey : The Grëgtønes. - Yep.

A new MFA in Interaction Design.

12/06/2008 @ 22:02 UTC

Greg Storey : A new MFA in Interaction Design. - There are times I wish I lived in New York City, this is one of them.

"...lawyers are arguing that only people of Lesbos have the right to call themselves Lesbians."

12/06/2008 @ 22:02 UTC

Greg Storey : "...lawyers are arguing that only people of Lesbos have the right to call themselves Lesbians." - Anyone know Xena's phone number?

Cheese and Drink Combinations

12/06/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

jonhicks : Cheese and Drink Combinations - So you know.

Greg done wrote a great article.

12/06/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Greg done wrote a great article. - “Meanwhile Mrs. Reading Rainbow is knocking down books like old Englishmen drop pheasant in the fall.? ∞

Greg Storey : Now my wife — well, she'll kick your ass in reading. - I am so not kidding.

The Prisoner: The Prisoner May Be The One Scifi Show Worth Remaking

12/06/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

deusx : The Prisoner: The Prisoner May Be The One Scifi Show Worth Remaking - "Yay, finally a new scifi remake that deserves some attention. It's a simple idea that can easily be translated and updated without butchering the plot or ideas of the original. "

ECTOPLASMOSIS! » Cthulhu Cthursday: Cthulhu Ninja

12/06/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

deusx : ECTOPLASMOSIS! » Cthulhu Cthursday: Cthulhu Ninja - "At 7 inches tall, he is large enough to strike awe and fear into all who witness his majesty and yet small enough to leap about unnoticed should some foul miscreant dare invade your living space; something they shall regret dearly as the stealthy Ol

Berners-Lee: Challenge of the web is 'creative connectivity' - Education - Macworld UK

12/06/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

deusx : Berners-Lee: Challenge of the web is 'creative connectivity' - Education - Macworld UK - "In the future, the web should be able to connect people's ideas in such a way that one person could store his partly formed ideas and leave a trail of his thinking for other people trying to solve the same problem, he said."

Surprise, people still play arcade games (my arcade update) « Arcade Heroes

12/06/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

deusx : Surprise, people still play arcade games (my arcade update) « Arcade Heroes - "As I have been saying for a long time now, developers just need to make good games that operators can afford and people will play them."

mjg59: Things in your computer that you do not have the source code for

12/06/2008 @ 21:00 UTC

wearehugh : mjg59: Things in your computer that you do not have the source code for

The $100 Distraction Device

12/06/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

43folders : The $100 Distraction Device - "Why giving poor kids laptops doesn't improve their scholastic performance."

What's a Pattern? - Yahoo! Design Pattern Library

12/06/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

43folders : What's a Pattern? - Yahoo! Design Pattern Library - A pattern describes an optimal solution to a common problem within a specific context.

Ars at WWDC: Exclusive preview of mobile NetNewsWire

12/06/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

43folders : Ars at WWDC: Exclusive preview of mobile NetNewsWire - Not only is my beloved NetNewsWire coming to iPhone. Let me also take this opportunity to compliment Brett on his outstanding taste in web content.

Civics and Citizenship Study Materials

12/06/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : Civics and Citizenship Study Materials - One for the Americans: download the "Civics Flash Cards", and see how well *you'd* do on the Citizenship test. #

How long could you survive in the vacuum of space?

12/06/2008 @ 20:00 UTC

deusx : How long could you survive in the vacuum of space? - "No spaceship. No space suit. Just you versus the cold, empty vacuum of space. Find out about how long you could survive. "

Aza’s Thoughts » Blog Archive » Firefox Mobile Concept Video

12/06/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

factoryjoe : Aza’s Thoughts » Blog Archive » Firefox Mobile Concept Video - A concept video for the Firefox Mobile Platform. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: firefox, mobile, zooming interface

Prominent open-source developer bids Yahoo adieu

12/06/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Prominent open-source developer bids Yahoo adieu - Prominent open-source developer bids Yahoo adieu: "That philosophy aligns closely with the Yahoo Open Strategy, under which Yahoo is trying to make itself an open foundation for others' Web-based applications and to expose some of its inner worki

Chinese babies named 'Olympic Games'

12/06/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Chinese babies named 'Olympic Games' - Chinese babies named 'Olympic Games': heh... the chinese are funny

mySQL DBA: How to pick indexes for order by and group by queries

12/06/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : mySQL DBA: How to pick indexes for order by and group by queries - mySQL DBA: How to pick indexes for order by and group by queries: a pretty good discussion of the topic

Aaron Cannon, blind web developer (video)

12/06/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

Cameron Moll : Aaron Cannon, blind web developer (video) - Video showing how Aaron Cannon, blind web developer, uses the web.

Linda Stone: Is it Time to Retire the Never-Ending List? - Living on The Huffington Post

12/06/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

43folders : Linda Stone: Is it Time to Retire the Never-Ending List? - Living on The Huffington Post - via http://www.boingboing.net/2008/06/12/linda-stone-on-time.html

veen : Linda Stone: Is it Time to Retire the Never-Ending List? - Living on The Huffington Post - "How to switch from managing time to managing attention? Here are some of the suggestions I've collected so far..."

Derrie-Air

12/06/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

nelson : Derrie-Air - A new airline fare concept

Kozinski: hottie

12/06/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

nelson : Kozinski: hottie - Hysterical bit written by judge embroiled in stupid controversy

Kozinski context

12/06/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

nelson : Kozinski context - In case you've missed the silliness

Gummi bear anatomy

12/06/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

nelson : Gummi bear anatomy - scifi art

Stabilized video collages

12/06/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

nelson : Stabilized video collages - Interesting experiment in video and photostitching

Andy Baio : Stabilized video collages on Flickr - more "long photos" and a brief how-to in the full set  [via]

riotclitshave: bears riding horses

12/06/2008 @ 17:01 UTC

deusx : riotclitshave: bears riding horses - Err.. it's bears riding horses. No, really.

My friend Catherine’s latest minicomic is out, and it is worth your $2

12/06/2008 @ 17:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : My friend Catherine’s latest minicomic is out, and it is worth your $2 - Geraniums and Bacon. The name alone should have you cracking open your wallet. ∞

XTRABOLD™

12/06/2008 @ 17:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : XTRABOLD™ - Nelson Balaban is apparently just nineteen years old. I may hate Nelson Balaban. ∞

Anteater drinks wine by TamanduaGirl @ YouTube

12/06/2008 @ 16:01 UTC

mmb : Anteater drinks wine by TamanduaGirl @ YouTube - via Cynical-C Blog - » An Anteater Drinking Wine [via]

Brilliant photoset of empty municipal swimming pools

12/06/2008 @ 16:01 UTC

Richard Rutter : Brilliant photoset of empty municipal swimming pools - Quite moving and sad, really.

The paragraph in web typography

12/06/2008 @ 13:00 UTC

Richard Rutter : The paragraph in web typography - Jon Tan explains all. Fabulous stuff.

Cameron Moll : The Paragraph in Web Typography & Design - Jon Tan's The Paragraph in Web Typography & Design is one of the most well-written (and thorough) articles I've read in some time. Includes a history of the paragraph element, thoughts about print and web usage, and several examples with code.

RFC: Django 1.0 roadmap and timeline

12/06/2008 @ 12:00 UTC

Simon Willison : RFC: Django 1.0 roadmap and timeline - RFC: Django 1.0 roadmap and timeline. Jacob’s proposed target is “early September? for the final 1.0 release.

Opera 9.5

12/06/2008 @ 10:00 UTC

jonhicks : Opera 9.5 - It may only be a point release, but a lot of work has gone into refreshing the UI. The Mac interface is much better (still not quite there), but to my mind, the new native Opera look is more mac like anyway. Oh, and it's fast!

ASCII by Jason Scott: OH HEY HOW YA DOING

12/06/2008 @ 09:00 UTC

deusx : ASCII by Jason Scott: OH HEY HOW YA DOING - "Since the thing is a security nightmare, it might as well be a complete and total nightmare, like the ones where you wake up and then find out you haven't actually woken up"

Flickr: Fluid Icons

12/06/2008 @ 08:00 UTC

deusx : Flickr: Fluid Icons - "This group is a collection of images that can be used for OS X icons, specifically for web applications."

Gummi Lighthouses

12/06/2008 @ 08:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Gummi Lighthouses - when candy design goes horribly wrong

Daily Kos: Tech illiterate

12/06/2008 @ 07:00 UTC

deusx : Daily Kos: Tech illiterate - "How can a candidate who admits he is stuck in the 20th century lead a country in the 21st, when he lacks even the most basic understanding of how this brave new century operates? He doesn't know how people interact and communicate. He doesn't know h

Unreal Tournament III on Xbox 360 begins fragging away July 7 - Joystiq

12/06/2008 @ 07:00 UTC

deusx : Unreal Tournament III on Xbox 360 begins fragging away July 7 - Joystiq - "We've just confirmed with Midway that Unreal Tournament III for Xbox 360 will hit the console on July 7."

Bout of Context - OSU Sophomores Given World's Hardest Chemistry Make-Up Test

12/06/2008 @ 05:02 UTC

mmb : Bout of Context - OSU Sophomores Given World's Hardest Chemistry Make-Up Test - Bout of Context - OSU Sophomores Given World's Hardest Chemistry Make-Up Test via Tumblr [via]

Mozilla Developer News » Blog Archive » Coming Tuesday, June 17th: Firefox 3

12/06/2008 @ 05:01 UTC

deusx : Mozilla Developer News » Blog Archive » Coming Tuesday, June 17th: Firefox 3 - "After more than 34 months of active development, and with the contributions of thousands, we’re proud to announce that we’re ready. It is our expectation to ship Firefox 3 this upcoming Tuesday, June 17th."

mmb : Mozilla Developer News » Blog Archive » Coming Tuesday, June 17th: Firefox 3 - Mozilla Developer News » Blog Archive » Coming Tuesday, June 17th: Firefox 3 via Christopher Blizzard » Blog Archive » smells like victory [via]

BatteryMINDers.com

12/06/2008 @ 03:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : BatteryMINDers.com - BatteryMINDers.com: cool... they have a web site with PDF manuals and stuff. yay!

obstcp

12/06/2008 @ 03:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : obstcp - obstcp: "Obfuscated TCP is a backwards-compatible modification to the TCP protocol which adds opportunistic encryption. It's designed to hamper and detect large-scale wiretapping and corruption of TCP traffic on the Internet." Interesting!

nelson : Obfuscated TCP - Interesting opportunistic encryption

McCain Website Gaffes

12/06/2008 @ 03:00 UTC

wearehugh : McCain Website Gaffes - never thought i would tag something with "accessibility" and "politics", but there it is

Saturday Mornings: Going Live!

12/06/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Saturday Mornings: Going Live! - Saturday Mornings: Going Live!. Some 1980s/1990s British nostalgia. I pinched a video of the theme tune from here for my talk on Comet at Brighton SkillSwap.

Firefox 3, Developing and Browsing

12/06/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Firefox 3, Developing and Browsing - Firefox 3, Developing and Browsing: "Right now for example, I have 231 tabs open in 36 windows" Holy Fucking Shit!

Insane News Man

12/06/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Insane News Man - remember to pause between sentences

Wordle

12/06/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Wordle - lovely word clouds generated from supplied text

philgyford : Wordle - Beautiful Word Clouds - Lets you create tag clouds that are much more lovely than the usual. (via Blackbelt Jones)

An animated meditation on Procrastination

12/06/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : An animated meditation on Procrastination - "it's trying to avoid the inevitable"  [via]

How many sequels were there?

12/06/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : How many sequels were there? - spoiler: don't forget about Lep n' tha Hood

Jeff Weiner’s Departure From Yahoo Imminent, Speculation on Successor Begins

12/06/2008 @ 01:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Jeff Weiner’s Departure From Yahoo Imminent, Speculation on Successor Begins - Jeff Weiner’s Departure From Yahoo Imminent, Speculation on Successor Begins: interesting changes are afoot at the big Y

Superpatron - Friends of the Library, for the net: How do you keep track of your list of books?

12/06/2008 @ 00:00 UTC

deusx : Superpatron - Friends of the Library, for the net: How do you keep track of your list of books? - "this is "collection development", but from a personal point of view..."

Third Firefox 3 RC to fix critical Mac OS X bug - Mozilla Links

12/06/2008 @ 00:00 UTC

wearehugh : Third Firefox 3 RC to fix critical Mac OS X bug - Mozilla Links - apparently, mac showstoppers warrant a new release. linux showstoppers only warrant a "we'll fix it when we get around to it" blog post.

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