Trixie goes HD.

19/08/2008 @ 23:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Trixie goes HD. - Would only be better if some THX sound was thrown in.

Le weblog entièrement nu » Netfilter-based port-knocking

19/08/2008 @ 23:00 UTC

wearehugh : Le weblog entièrement nu » Netfilter-based port-knocking

Joe Gregorio | BitWorking | RESTful JSON

19/08/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

jcgregorio : Joe Gregorio | BitWorking | RESTful JSON

Apple clobbers competition in customer satisfaction survey

19/08/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

tjogin : Apple clobbers competition in customer satisfaction survey

Pole vaulting.

19/08/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Pole vaulting. - An animated infographic.

Tru Blood: Synthetic Blood Nourishment Beverage

19/08/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

Khoi Vinh : Tru Blood: Synthetic Blood Nourishment Beverage - Mildly clever marketing campaign for HBO’s forthcoming “Tru Blood” vampire drama.

Beast of the Number: Parsing the Feral Phone

19/08/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

joshua : Beast of the Number: Parsing the Feral Phone - parsing phone numbers

Bicycle clips

19/08/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : Bicycle clips - Winged messenger

Deeppresso

19/08/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : Deeppresso - lulz

Anti-Populism and Indie Antiquity: Whit Stillman

19/08/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

Khoi Vinh : Anti-Populism and Indie Antiquity: Whit Stillman - An excellent interview over at the Spout blog with the director of two of my favorite films. One of them, “Metropolitan,” became available for viewing at Hulu.com as of last week. The other, “Barcelona,” is well worth queuing up at [via]

science fiction covers

19/08/2008 @ 17:01 UTC

joshua : science fiction covers

Request Weblog #Frog: REST Request

19/08/2008 @ 17:00 UTC

deusx : Request Weblog #Frog: REST Request - "But on a technical level, the point is not that "whatever!" is evil. The point is that if you chip a piece off "whatever!" and make it mean something specific, you can optimize around the constraints and reap the benefits."

Rod Begbie : REST Request - Another handy REST post. The API I'm building at work currently only uses GET & POST, this helps explain that it's still "RESTful" [via#

Most Wine Should Be Sold in Boxes

19/08/2008 @ 17:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Most Wine Should Be Sold in Boxes - Most Wine Should Be Sold in Boxes: not a bad idea, really

Everything You Need to Know About USB 3.0, Plus First Spliced Cable Photos

19/08/2008 @ 17:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Everything You Need to Know About USB 3.0, Plus First Spliced Cable Photos - Everything You Need to Know About USB 3.0, Plus First Spliced Cable Photos: and now I know

First notes from Liz Danzico's brilliant presentation.

19/08/2008 @ 16:01 UTC

Greg Storey : First notes from Liz Danzico's brilliant presentation. - Thanks Jeremy.

Cameron Moll : The Framework Age - Jeremy Keith live blogged Liz Danzico's presentation at An Event Apart, The Framework Age, and from the sound of it her presentation was not to be missed. "It’s time for a new way of working: designing for improvisation (but remember that no one single

Push to try < Rooftop lab

19/08/2008 @ 16:00 UTC

deusx : Push to try < Rooftop lab - "Thanks to Ben Hearsum and Ted Mielczarek, the Try server has a cool new feature: you can now try out some changes without manually creating and uploading a patch. Just hg commit or hg qrefresh your work, and then hg push -f ssh://hg.mozilla.org

The Chameleon, the many lives of Frédéric Bourdin

19/08/2008 @ 12:00 UTC

Andy Baio : The Chameleon, the many lives of Frédéric Bourdin - long New Yorker tale of the arrest of a serial imposter  [via]

Society In Decline Project: Intrastate Commerce

19/08/2008 @ 10:01 UTC

joshua : Society In Decline Project: Intrastate Commerce - neon signs

Review of the first three SSH clients for the iPhone

19/08/2008 @ 10:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Review of the first three SSH clients for the iPhone - a fourth, simply called SSH, was added yesterday

Clive Thompson on Weight Watchers as an RPG

19/08/2008 @ 10:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Clive Thompson on Weight Watchers as an RPG - making the painful playful

nelson : Weight loss as RPG - Weight Watchers system uses RPG elements

Twitter / Delicious / favourites

19/08/2008 @ 07:00 UTC

deusx : Twitter / Delicious / favourites - "I'm Britta Gustafson, community manager intern. I find people talking about Delicious, and sometimes I talk back."

Terrell Russell: This Old Network : WordCamp SF 2008 - DiSo and more

19/08/2008 @ 05:01 UTC

deusx : Terrell Russell: This Old Network : WordCamp SF 2008 - DiSo and more - "There is a growing awareness of the need for self-hosted data - the individual should own and control their own stuff."

Secret Experiment » What I have been up to

19/08/2008 @ 05:01 UTC

deusx : Secret Experiment » What I have been up to - "In the past month I have started a new job as the Creative Director of BlogTalkRadio, working several smart folks. I am ramping up on the world of podcasting which seems to me to be this insular sub-section of web geekdom who is trying like heck to

Nine Years, and a New Look

19/08/2008 @ 05:00 UTC

Anil : Nine Years, and a New Look - Last month marked the ninth anniversary of me starting this blog, more or less continuously updating since then. As I begin my tenth year here on dashes.com, I've made a few changes around the site. First and foremost, there's a new look to the blog. My

The LLVM Compiler Infrastructure Project

19/08/2008 @ 02:01 UTC

jcgregorio : The LLVM Compiler Infrastructure Project - Must look at more closely.

Flagship Studio failure

19/08/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

nelson : Flagship Studio failure - Big name game company failed; interview with the founder

Cyberstar

19/08/2008 @ 01:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Cyberstar - Cyberstar. Adrian made the front cover of the Chicago Tribune magazine!

The Story of Braid

19/08/2008 @ 01:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : The Story of Braid - Rather brilliant interpretation of Braid’s plot. Damned convincing, too. (Oh, and if you’re one o’ them spoiler queens: spoiler warning. Duh.) ∞

Musharraf has resigned.

19/08/2008 @ 00:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Musharraf has resigned. - Wowwie, wow, wow, wow.

Fourteen ways to use Twitter politely.

19/08/2008 @ 00:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Fourteen ways to use Twitter politely. - No. 7 : Remember everyone can hear you.

jonhicks : 14 Ways to Use Twitter Politely - Mighty Girl explains Twitter Etiquette. She doesn't mention another annoyance - constantly asking lazyweb questions (which is what I do!)

Digital Imaging: Photographs Enhance Video in Absolutely Unbelievable Ways

19/08/2008 @ 00:00 UTC

deusx : Digital Imaging: Photographs Enhance Video in Absolutely Unbelievable Ways - "Essentially, you shoot some crappy, low-rez video of a still scene. You then reshoot the same scene with a digital camera (with higher resolution). Software can automagically combine these images to upconvert the video AND fix problems in the image

Chicago Tribune Magazine's cover story on EveryBlock's Adrian Holovaty

19/08/2008 @ 00:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Chicago Tribune Magazine's cover story on EveryBlock's Adrian Holovaty - Adrian was still wearing makeup from his cover shoot when we ate deep-dish last month

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