Phelps is back home

22/08/2008 @ 23:01 UTC

nelson : Phelps is back home - Onion lulz

Diebold counts most of your votes

22/08/2008 @ 23:00 UTC

nelson : Diebold counts most of your votes - Voting machine glitch, coverup, etc

Bear Creek Apartments

22/08/2008 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Bear Creek Apartments - a mini-comic written by Hope Larson and drawn by Bryan Lee O'Malley  [via]

Tom Armitage on what games can learn from social software

22/08/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Tom Armitage on what games can learn from social software - I love this talk, great reading for both game and web geeks  [via]

deusx : Infovore » Playing Together: What Games Can Learn from Social Software - "MMO servers are currently limited by technological sizes. But what does a server where you know everybody (even a little) look like? What if we limited group sizes for social, not technological reasons? ... We wouldn’t have these servers that rese

L.A. Time: The Porsche Kitchen for Men

22/08/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

Khoi Vinh : L.A. Time: The Porsche Kitchen for Men - Slideshow look at an aggressively sleek, modernist kitchen designed through a collaboration between the sports car manufacturer and the cabinetry manufacturer Poggenpohl.

Mycrocosm from M.I.T. Media Lab

22/08/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

Khoi Vinh : Mycrocosm from M.I.T. Media Lab - “A Web service that allows you to share snippets of information from the minutiae of daily life in the form of simple statistical graphs.”

Andy Baio : Mycrocosm - very, very similar to Daytum, but supports OpenID and a mobile/email interface

philgyford : Mycrocosm - "A web service that allows you to share snippets of information from the minutiae of daily life in the form of simple statistical graphs." Like Daytum? Love it. (via Haddock)

God, will you look at these Microsoft TV adverts from the last ten thousand years.

22/08/2008 @ 21:00 UTC

plasticbag : God, will you look at these Microsoft TV adverts from the last ten thousand years. - Some of them are so painful, I can't watch them all the way through.

Ma.gnolia.org

22/08/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

factoryjoe : Ma.gnolia.org - Magnolia's going Open Source. Soon you'll be able to host and run your own instance of the social bookmarking service. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: magnolia, opensource, bookmarking, social, m2

The Typo Eradication Advancement League (TEAL)

22/08/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

cobra libre : The Typo Eradication Advancement League (TEAL) - "This March through May, we, sworn members of TEAL, will be taking a road trip around the country to stamp out as many typos as we can find, in public signage and other venues..." #

Men banned from national parks after vandalism

22/08/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

cobra libre : Men banned from national parks after vandalism - "A man from Somerville, Mass., and his friend who went around the country this year removing typographical errors from public signs have been banned from national parks after vandalizing a historic marker at the Grand Canyon." #

Velvet Crusher: Evil … yet awesome | MINE

22/08/2008 @ 20:00 UTC

deusx : Velvet Crusher: Evil … yet awesome | MINE - "I’d lost perspective, and it took a velvet Wesley Crusher to bring it back."

Intel cuts electric cords with wireless power system - Yahoo! News

22/08/2008 @ 20:00 UTC

deusx : Intel cuts electric cords with wireless power system - Yahoo! News - "Most importantly, the electricity was transmitted without zapping anything or anyone that got between the sending and receiving units."

Ma.gnolia Blog: The Open Road Ahead

22/08/2008 @ 20:00 UTC

deusx : Ma.gnolia Blog: The Open Road Ahead - For awhile, I thought something like this would have been a good idea for Delicious, but I never took much time to think it through or make a case to anyone. It'll be interesting to see where and how far this goes: "As we develop M2, it means

Simon Willison joins Guardian News & Media

22/08/2008 @ 20:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Simon Willison joins Guardian News & Media - Simon Willison joins Guardian News & Media: congrats Simon!

wearehugh : Simon Willison joins Guardian News & Media | Media | guardian.co.uk - so awesome

Daring Fireball is the 117th most hated thing in the world.

22/08/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Daring Fireball is the 117th most hated thing in the world. - Keep trying John, maybe you can unseat Lindsay Lohan.

Myst is the game that will never, ever, ever, ever die.

22/08/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Myst is the game that will never, ever, ever, ever die. - Just waiting for the day when it's a free toy inside specially marked boxes of Lucky Charms.

The Trouble with Twitter

22/08/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

Linkorama : The Trouble with Twitter - This piece misunderstands the Dunbar number of 150. Its constraint for a moment in time, and who is in your 150 changes all the time

Understanding Joshua

22/08/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

nelson : Understanding Joshua - Disturbing art. (Some slightly NSFW)

Wireless power

22/08/2008 @ 18:00 UTC

nelson : Wireless power - 60 watts transmitted via magnetic fields

nked

22/08/2008 @ 17:01 UTC

Cameron Moll : nked - The LinkedIn iPhone app. I've not used it yet, but ReadWriteWeb praises it.

Magic Paper

22/08/2008 @ 17:00 UTC

Richard Rutter : Magic Paper - Whiteboard paper – no board required (featuring Simon Willison).

Team Fortress 2 updates finally coming to the Xbox 360

22/08/2008 @ 17:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Team Fortress 2 updates finally coming to the Xbox 360 - Hallefuckinglujah. It’s about damned time. ∞

The state of play

22/08/2008 @ 16:00 UTC

cobra libre : The state of play - "As an interested citizen, it's not my job to guess at winning campaign strategies. If I care enough, I can give money, I can try to convince people to vote for my preferred candidate, or I can volunteer and make calls, knock on doors, and register voters #

Welcome, Freshmen. Have an iPod. - NYTimes.com

22/08/2008 @ 16:00 UTC

gleuschk : Welcome, Freshmen. Have an iPod. - NYTimes.com - but are they stocked with tunes?

To Reach Prolific Content Sharers, Lay Off the Humor

22/08/2008 @ 15:01 UTC

Linkorama : To Reach Prolific Content Sharers, Lay Off the Humor - the most savvy and prolific viral sharers prefer spreading news more than humor.

Green Interfaces: Fillup with New iPhone Apps

22/08/2008 @ 15:00 UTC

cobra libre : Green Interfaces: Fillup with New iPhone Apps #

Illustrated Typography on Dark Backgrounds

22/08/2008 @ 14:01 UTC

Khoi Vinh : Illustrated Typography on Dark Backgrounds - Seemingly odd criteria for collecting design samples, but the result is surprisingly coherent. And frequently gorgeous. A caveat to anyone who would get carried away with this technique: it’s pretty much the founding principle behind black velve

Embargo Breakers: Who Exactly Do You Write For?

22/08/2008 @ 12:01 UTC

Linkorama : Embargo Breakers: Who Exactly Do You Write For? - happens when an embargo is broken: everyone is damaged to a certain extent while the blogger enjoys the attention, the links and Techmeme position (or whatever) as well.

Google Code Blog: Two new ways to location-enable your web apps

22/08/2008 @ 12:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Google Code Blog: Two new ways to location-enable your web apps - Google Code Blog: Two new ways to location-enable your web apps. The Gears Geolocation API isn’t very exciting just yet as it only really works on windows mobile devices, but the new google.loader.ClientLocation Ajax API is great—it gives you the us

Gears API Blog: Gears 0.4 is here!

22/08/2008 @ 12:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Gears API Blog: Gears 0.4 is here! - Gears API Blog: Gears 0.4 is here!. New features are Geolocation, a Blob API for dealing with arbitrary binary data, onprogress() events for tracking HTTP downloads and uploads (meaning progress indicators) and the built-in Gears dialogs localized to 40

The Fell Types

22/08/2008 @ 11:01 UTC

Richard Rutter : The Fell Types - A history, digitisation available free, of this beautiful 17th Century typeface.

[whatwg] RDFa

22/08/2008 @ 11:00 UTC

wearehugh : [whatwg] RDFa - "humanity seems to always pick option 2"

Home — chain.js — GitHub

22/08/2008 @ 07:01 UTC

deusx : Home — chain.js — GitHub - "Chain.js is a jQuery plugin, providing data-binding capability that allows you to generate web contents automatically by binding your data to html."

mitten muses, rants and raves about life, the internet, web design and art » link posts

22/08/2008 @ 07:00 UTC

deusx : mitten muses, rants and raves about life, the internet, web design and art » link posts - I've had thoughts similar to this: "I’ve avoided having an automated bookmark posting plugin here, but now that Delicious allows 1000 character comments, it makes a good micro-blogging tool. So some Delicious posts should appear here and I’m

The WHATWG Blog » Blog Archive » This Week in HTML 5 - Episode 2

22/08/2008 @ 07:00 UTC

wearehugh : The WHATWG Blog » Blog Archive » This Week in HTML 5 - Episode 2

The WHATWG Blog » Blog Archive » This Week in HTML 5 - Episode 3

22/08/2008 @ 07:00 UTC

wearehugh : The WHATWG Blog » Blog Archive » This Week in HTML 5 - Episode 3

New York Mag: First Look Inside JetBlue’s New Food Court at JFK

22/08/2008 @ 05:01 UTC

Khoi Vinh : New York Mag: First Look Inside JetBlue’s New Food Court at JFK - The airline has been busy renovating the iconic Eero Saarinen-designed terminal at JFK and plans to open it later this fall. The food promises to be very good… or at least, it won’t give you air sickness before you even leave the ground. Which

Greg Storey : The new JFK Terminal 5. - I'm going to need a reason to fly to NYC soon.

Jeffrey Veen | スピーカー | Web Directions: East 08

22/08/2008 @ 05:00 UTC

veen : Jeffrey Veen | スピーカー | Web Directions: East 08 - ジェフリー・ヴィーン??Adaptive Path ?共?創設者??2006年? Google ?買??れ?ウェブ解?ツール「Measure Map??プロジェクトリーダー。Adaptive Path ? 5 年間在???後?彼??Google?移り

File Signatures

22/08/2008 @ 05:00 UTC

wearehugh : File Signatures

Dear Adobe

22/08/2008 @ 04:01 UTC

Khoi Vinh : Dear Adobe - Clever tool for submitting and perusing short gripes penned to the graphics software company we all love to hate.

Adobe: Peter Hall on Architecture as Interface

22/08/2008 @ 04:01 UTC

Khoi Vinh : Adobe: Peter Hall on Architecture as Interface - Examples of interface displays on the huge scale of real buildings. “What if the building could respond, in real time, to the movement of people, the weather, or the whims of bystanders or behind-the-scenes artists?”

DAYTUM

22/08/2008 @ 04:01 UTC

43folders : DAYTUM - via:http://numblr.nostrich.net/post/46889016

Andy Baio : Daytum, collecting the minutiae of your daily life - private beta service from Nicholas Felton, author of the Feltron Annual Reports  [via]

philgyford : Daytum - Lets you keep track of any kind of daily data you like and graph it. Brilliant. I don't often think "I wish I'd thought of that" but... (via Kottke)

Visualization Strategies: Text & Documents

22/08/2008 @ 03:01 UTC

joshua : Visualization Strategies: Text & Documents

Simon Willison : Visualization Strategies: Text & Documents - Visualization Strategies: Text & Documents. “List of ...? style posts usually make me want to stab someone with a fork; this is how that kind of post should be done—well researched, carefully written and, most importantly doesn’t call itself

Linkorama : Visualization Strategies: Text & Documents - The purpose can vary from highlighting specific relations to contrasting points or use of language, but all of the following methods focus on distilling a volume of text down to a visualization.

the history of atari: 1971-1977

22/08/2008 @ 02:01 UTC

joshua : the history of atari: 1971-1977

deusx : The History of Atari: 1971-1977 - "When Bushnell finally decided on the name for his pioneering video game company, he called it “Atari?. In Go terms this is like saying “watch the hell out, I’m just about to win the game?."

Getting shot at

22/08/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

nelson : Getting shot at - Turkish journalists wander into machine gun fire in Georgia

Parkinson's Law of Triviality

22/08/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Parkinson's Law of Triviality - Parkinson's Law of Triviality: "also known as the bicycle shed example, and by the expression colour of the bikeshed" [via]

precipitate

22/08/2008 @ 01:01 UTC

joshua : precipitate - sync google docs to desktop

Bandwagon - iTunes online backup + sync for music aficionados

22/08/2008 @ 01:01 UTC

joshua : Bandwagon - iTunes online backup + sync for music aficionados

django-timezones

22/08/2008 @ 01:00 UTC

Simon Willison : django-timezones - django-timezones. Models, form fields and a template filter for dealing with timezones in Django.

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