Ars Technica: mobile web has reached "critical mass"

9/07/2008 @ 23:01 UTC

Cameron Moll : Ars Technica: mobile web has reached "critical mass" - Ars Technica is arguing the mobile web has reached "critical mass." I don't know that I fully agree (yet), but we're definitely getting there. Which, incidentally, makes it hard for me to not slip in the occasional "told you so." (thanks Aaron)

Christopher Blizzard » Blog Archive » announcing whoisi

9/07/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

factoryjoe : Christopher Blizzard » Blog Archive » announcing whoisi - I’d like to announce the general availability of a project that I’ve been working on in my spare time for the last few months: whoisi.com. If I had to describe it in one sentence I would describe it as a site that lets you easily ke

Western Spaghetti, new stop-motion short by PES

9/07/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Western Spaghetti, new stop-motion short by PES - deliciously weird  [via]

Fractal Robots, robots building robots

9/07/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Fractal Robots, robots building robots - recursive fun built with Processing; see also: Screamy Guy's other sketches

Balance Board Blog

9/07/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

mmb : Balance Board Blog - Balance Board Blog via MAKE: Blog: Balance boarding! [via]

Wii Damage

9/07/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

mmb : Wii Damage - Wii Damage

How to Abuse Rollercoaster Tycoon 3: Massacre video and other Video Games videos at 5min

9/07/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

deusx : How to Abuse Rollercoaster Tycoon 3: Massacre video and other Video Games videos at 5min

Bloggers We Want To See In Bikinis: Xeni Jardin - Urlesque

9/07/2008 @ 21:00 UTC

deusx : Bloggers We Want To See In Bikinis: Xeni Jardin - Urlesque - "still fascinated by mystery porn with rectal crankshafts, so maybe instead of a bikini, just a really uncomfortable thong"

Eppendorf International - It's called epMotion

9/07/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

joshua : Eppendorf International - It's called epMotion - holy crap

Andy Baio : All You Need Is epMotion - biotech equipment manufacturer tries viral video; amazingly, they're not the first  [via]

Economics of POW Camp

9/07/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

mmb : Economics of POW Camp - Economics of POW Camp via POW camp economics (kottke.org) [via]

philgyford : Economics of POW Camp - Fascinating description of the bartering network in World War II Prisoner of War camps. (via Kottke)

Open Source Microblogging: OSCON 2008 - O'Reilly Conferences, July 21 - 25, 2008, Portland, Oregon

9/07/2008 @ 20:00 UTC

deusx : Open Source Microblogging: OSCON 2008 - O'Reilly Conferences, July 21 - 25, 2008, Portland, Oregon - "Hear Identi.ca’s story from its creator and find out how Identi.ca changed the microblogging game overnight."

How I Lost a Contest Involving Chihuahuas

9/07/2008 @ 20:00 UTC

wearehugh : How I Lost a Contest Involving Chihuahuas

Capturing Customer Conversations

9/07/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

Linkorama : Capturing Customer Conversations - This is a great way to capture more of the customer product conversation and capitalize on it in order to keep shoppers coming back for more.

Adaptive Path has selected a new CEO

9/07/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

Linkorama : Adaptive Path has selected a new CEO - 170 candidates and many many conversations later, we are thrilled to announce that Michael W. Meyer will be Adaptive Path’s CEO starting July 21.

Online Community Unconference 2008: Wiki Now Open

9/07/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

Linkorama : Online Community Unconference 2008: Wiki Now Open - The wiki for the Online Community Unconference 2008 is now open to all for reading / commenting. Of particular value are the session notes.The wiki for the Online Community Unconference 2008 is now open to all for reading / commenting. Of particular value

Idea nodes & innovation

9/07/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

Linkorama : Idea nodes & innovation - Ogle asks us to think spaces, not places, and to return to Kevin Kelly for answers. Breakthrough creativity comes about when the idea-spaces think for you.

Remote control vasectomy

9/07/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

nelson : Remote control vasectomy - We are now living in the future

Space shuttle gets its final assignments

9/07/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

cobra libre : Space shuttle gets its final assignments - "The future of manned space flight looks a lot like the past." Which is good. #

Use Tabs in Textmate for Files Opened Via Transmit

9/07/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Use Tabs in Textmate for Files Opened Via Transmit - And on the sixth hour, he tried this tip. And it was Good. (Via Matt Haughey.) ∞ [via]

Octopus Tee - Black - Rumplo, A Place for T-shirts

9/07/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

jonhicks : Octopus Tee - Black - Rumplo, A Place for T-shirts

MASTERMIND: Curtis Sullivan

9/07/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

deusx : MASTERMIND: Curtis Sullivan - "Even though our financials were immaculate they just didn't 'get' what a comic shop was and so they wouldn't rent to us. We tried to rent the Wizzywig location near State Street (now closed) but they told us they didn't want 'our kind of business.'&

ftputil

9/07/2008 @ 12:00 UTC

Simon Willison : ftputil - ftputil. Python’s built-in ftplib is ridiculously low level, requiring you to send RETR commands and even assemble downloaded chunks yourself using a callback. ftputil looks like a really solid high-level interface to that module with file-like object

gittutorial

9/07/2008 @ 09:01 UTC

joshua : gittutorial

Living With Your Plane: Airparks info: California

9/07/2008 @ 08:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Living With Your Plane: Airparks info: California - Living With Your Plane: Airparks info: California: "California lays claim to 35 fly-in communities ranging in size from four lots to a reported 2,000 (Rancho Tehama)."

Which netbook would I choose today?

9/07/2008 @ 08:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Which netbook would I choose today? - Which netbook would I choose today?: I'm glad I never got around to buying one yet...

Who’s on the team?

9/07/2008 @ 05:02 UTC

Linkorama : Who’s on the team? - We see this all the time in real world BPM projects. Agreeing on what the process is is often the easy part. Identifying the who is can seem nearly impossible, especially if a single team is attempting to define a process that is executed in many differen

Charlie Brooker: These days, I assume that everything I do is probed and examined by omnipotent c...

9/07/2008 @ 04:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : Charlie Brooker: These days, I assume that everything I do is probed and examined by omnipotent corporations - "The way things are going, I half-expect to hear a quiet electric "peep" noise each time I flush the toilet; another bowel movement logged by Bumland Security." [via#

Square Enix's Song Summoner turns your iPod tracks into playable characters

9/07/2008 @ 04:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Square Enix's Song Summoner turns your iPod tracks into playable characters - it's like Audiosurf as an RPG  [via]

Thsrs, the shorter thesaurus

9/07/2008 @ 04:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Thsrs, the shorter thesaurus - enter a long word to get a shorter synonym

orkut - oauth

9/07/2008 @ 02:01 UTC

factoryjoe : orkut - oauth - This is a community dedicated for the oauth authentication protocol developers ! Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: oauth

Organic Forge sketch

9/07/2008 @ 02:01 UTC

Cameron Moll : Organic Forge sketch - James White: "Forge is a simple Flash application I developed about 3 years ago to help me generate random assortments of shapes and patterns. As simple and clunky as the program is, Forge has helped me create quite a lot of useful vector assets I use in

New and old AT&T iPhone plans compared

9/07/2008 @ 02:01 UTC

Cameron Moll : New and old AT&T iPhone plans compared - New and old AT&T iPhone plans compared, cost increases detailed. Again, the reason I'm not upgrading. That'd be an extra $30/month for the wife and me.

Improv Everywhere's Human Mirror

9/07/2008 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Improv Everywhere's Human Mirror - Cam Barrett, a participant, mentioned an aborted four-hour prank at Starbucks  [via]

Steven Heller: The Day I Worked for Clay Felker

9/07/2008 @ 00:01 UTC

Khoi Vinh : Steven Heller: The Day I Worked for Clay Felker - A brief remembrance of the recently deceased New York editor.

Google Lively

9/07/2008 @ 00:01 UTC

nelson : Google Lively - Some 1998esque virtual world thing from Google. Really? Totally baffled.

More on Google Lively

9/07/2008 @ 00:01 UTC

nelson : More on Google Lively - interview explaining the product

Google launches Lively, their Second Life-ish virtual world

9/07/2008 @ 00:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Google launches Lively, their Second Life-ish virtual world - XP-only for now; more on the launch including an interview with Niniane Wang

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