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24/09/2008 @ 23:01 UTC

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Redo The Web » Designing a CMS Architecture

24/09/2008 @ 23:00 UTC

deusx : Redo The Web » Designing a CMS Architecture - "Start changing one single line of code in an application build on top of Drupal or ezPublish, to name only the two major ones, and you are in trouble. The moment you need something that is not natively supported, you enter the Dark Zone of CMS hell.

Jeff Barry on the reality of allowing university employees to attend conferences

24/09/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

Cameron Moll : Jeff Barry on the reality of allowing university employees to attend conferences - Jeff Barry, former IT manager for a university, on the reality of allowing university employees to attend conferences: "University budgets for travel are just not very extensive, sometimes no more than $1,000 per year per professional.... What a developer

Hardcore "Claymates" respond to Clay Aiken coming out of the closet

24/09/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Hardcore "Claymates" respond to Clay Aiken coming out of the closet - a strange mix of heartbreak, support, and disgust; I'm amazed anyone was shocked, especially after the birth announcement  [via]

happy

24/09/2008 @ 21:02 UTC

joshua : happy - Happy is a framework for writing map-reduce programs for Hadoop using Jython. It files off the sharp edges on Hadoop and makes writing map-reduce programs a breeze.

Rod Begbie : Hadoop + Python = Happy - Framework that combines Jython and Hadoop to make writing distributed mapreduce in Python easy. This might finally get me to dive into Hadoopyness. [via#

Viva Pinata review

24/09/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

nelson : Viva Pinata review - I'm loving this game

Suzanne Vega talks about Tom's Diner, remix culture, and being the "mother of the MP3"

24/09/2008 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Suzanne Vega talks about Tom's Diner, remix culture, and being the "mother of the MP3" - Karlheinz Brandenburg used the 1984 song to help debug the MP3 codec

The Holy Church of Bacon

24/09/2008 @ 20:00 UTC

joshua : The Holy Church of Bacon - false idols notwithstanding. now i'm hungry

Project 10 to the 100th

24/09/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

joshua : Project 10 to the 100th - google's world-changing project solicity thing

Reverie, a brief movie shot entirely with a Canon 5D dSLR

24/09/2008 @ 18:08 UTC

Cameron Moll : Reverie, a brief movie shot entirely with a Canon 5D dSLR - It's all over the internets by now, but Reverie, an independently-produced video by Vincent Laforet shot with a pre-production Canon 5D dSLR, is really impressive.

Security envelope patterns

24/09/2008 @ 18:07 UTC

Cameron Moll : Security envelope patterns - Security envelope patterns.

Two sites I'm filing under "Good Use Of..."

24/09/2008 @ 18:06 UTC

Cameron Moll : Two sites I'm filing under "Good Use Of..." - Two sites I'm filing under "Good Use Of...": MoyToy (grid), Take The Walk (color).

HTC G1 product tour and Apple mimicry

24/09/2008 @ 18:05 UTC

Cameron Moll : HTC G1 product tour and Apple mimicry - Seeing the UI in this product tour of the G1 reminds me of Microsoft's response to Apple in the early 80s -- let's do the same UI stuff as Apple, but let's make it different so it doesn't appear we're copying their UI. Apple: Files on desktop aligned righ

Museo Sans, a free typeface by Jos Buivenga

24/09/2008 @ 18:04 UTC

Cameron Moll : Museo Sans, a free typeface by Jos Buivenga - Museo Sans, a free typeface by Jos Buivenga. Probably one of the most quality-looking typefaces I've seen released for free.

Chris Coyier's screencasting setup for Mac

24/09/2008 @ 18:03 UTC

Cameron Moll : Chris Coyier's screencasting setup for Mac - Chris Coyier's screencasting setup for Mac. Mic, software, XML, and other recommendations.

Turbocharge PuTTY with 12 Powerful Add-Ons

24/09/2008 @ 18:02 UTC

joshua : Turbocharge PuTTY with 12 Powerful Add-Ons

Jeremy Zawodny : The Geek Stuff » Turbocharge PuTTY with 12 Powerful Add-Ons - Software for Geeks #3 - The Geek Stuff » Turbocharge PuTTY with 12 Powerful Add-Ons - Software for Geeks #3: definitely some useful stuff in here for putty users

Secure mashups with dojox.secure

24/09/2008 @ 18:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Secure mashups with dojox.secure - Secure mashups with dojox.secure. dojox.secure is brilliant and terrifying at the same time. It provides a full featured API for running untrusted JavaScript in a sandbox, by parsing and validating that code against a variant of Douglas Crockford’s AD [via]

Let's Play "WALLSTREET BAILOUT" The Rules Are... Rep Kapture [video]

24/09/2008 @ 17:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Let's Play "WALLSTREET BAILOUT" The Rules Are... Rep Kapture [video] - Let's Play "WALLSTREET BAILOUT" The Rules Are... Rep Kapture [video]: from my home town, no less!

csrf_protect.php

24/09/2008 @ 16:00 UTC

deusx : csrf_protect.php - "This class adds CSRF protection to existing PHP applications that make use of PHP's session support for authentication. If you are writing an application from scratch you shouldn't use this; it's designed to protect legacy apps that w

Simon Willison : csrf_protect.php - csrf_protect.php. A PHP class for applying CSRF protection to existing PHP applications, using output buffering to rewrite any POST forms on a page. Heavily inspired by Django’s CSRF middleware. Tell me if you spot any bugs!

Hiding CSS from IE6

24/09/2008 @ 15:02 UTC

jonhicks : Hiding CSS from IE6 - Mr Clayson has found a way of hiding CSS from IE6, I've been looking for a good solution for a while, and this is it!

Mark Zuckerberg speaking at FOWA

24/09/2008 @ 15:01 UTC

Simon Willison : Mark Zuckerberg speaking at FOWA - Mark Zuckerberg speaking at FOWA. The Future of Web Apps Expo is just a few weeks away, and Mark Zuckerberg is the surprise keynote. I’m chairing the developer track again this year.

Decorator to limit request rates to individual views

24/09/2008 @ 15:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Decorator to limit request rates to individual views - Decorator to limit request rates to individual views. Neat piece of code for public facing web APIs written in Django.

YouTube - experiencewii's Channel

24/09/2008 @ 13:00 UTC

fastclemmy : YouTube - experiencewii's Channel - YouTube - experiencewii's Channel by fastclemmy & 1 other(s) Shake it! wii shake advertising hotlinks Copy | React (0)

Robust Defenses for Cross-Site Request Forgery [PDF]

24/09/2008 @ 11:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Robust Defenses for Cross-Site Request Forgery [PDF] - Robust Defenses for Cross-Site Request Forgery [PDF]. Fascinating report which introduces the “login CSRF? attack, where an attacker uses CSRF to log a user in to a site (e.g. PayPal) using the attacker’s credentials, then waits for them to submit

During the crisis, Japan feels like an island of calm - International Herald Tribune

24/09/2008 @ 09:03 UTC

jcgregorio : During the crisis, Japan feels like an island of calm - International Herald Tribune - """This blessing has also been a curse to investors, economists say. Japan's wealth shields it from pressures to meet global standards of economic growth or corporate profitability. This is what allowed the nation to accept near zero g

Superconducting maglev toy train

24/09/2008 @ 09:02 UTC

Andy Baio : Superconducting maglev toy train - needs more Doc Brown  [via]

Larry Lessig's analysis of Sarah Palin's experience

24/09/2008 @ 09:01 UTC

Andy Baio : Larry Lessig's analysis of Sarah Palin's experience - in this very important presentation, he examines every single VP in history to see how she stacks up

Wario Ware Inc: Doc Brown's Microgames

24/09/2008 @ 09:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Wario Ware Inc: Doc Brown's Microgames - much better  [via]

Marvel is working on Spiderman the Musical.

24/09/2008 @ 08:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Marvel is working on Spiderman the Musical. - Lame.

Eureka "Global Dynamics" T-Shirt, NEW NBC Universal Store SCI FI , NBC Universal Store

24/09/2008 @ 07:00 UTC

deusx : Eureka "Global Dynamics" T-Shirt, NEW NBC Universal Store SCI FI , NBC Universal Store - "You can be responsible for the development of all major technological breakthroughs in this 'Global Dynamics' T-shirt."

Abe Vigoda still alive

24/09/2008 @ 04:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Abe Vigoda still alive - thanks for the update, CNN; also, Twitter, Facebook, and single-serving

Totoro Forest Project

24/09/2008 @ 03:14 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Totoro Forest Project - Incredibly important. But also: pretty! ∞

Jewel.

24/09/2008 @ 03:13 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Jewel. - Lovely. ∞

Yes, please.

24/09/2008 @ 03:12 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Yes, please. - A thousand times, yes. ∞

A List Apart’s Survey, 2008 Edition

24/09/2008 @ 03:11 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : A List Apart’s Survey, 2008 Edition - You took it, right? Of course you did. ∞

The Scrolling Experience and “The Fold?

24/09/2008 @ 03:10 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : The Scrolling Experience and “The Fold? - “This does not mean, however, that ‘above the fold’ is obsolete. It has just become a little more nuanced.? ∞

Giles Coren’s “mightily pissed off? rant to The Times’ sub-editors

24/09/2008 @ 03:09 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Giles Coren’s “mightily pissed off? rant to The Times’ sub-editors - Brilliantly written, if hilariously one-sided. The sub-editors’ withering glare of a response is damned near perfect, though. ∞

Britain, from above

24/09/2008 @ 03:08 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Britain, from above - Gorgeous data visualization of Britain’s air, sea, and vehicle traffic. ∞

The Art Of Braid: Creating A Visual Identity For An Unusual Game

24/09/2008 @ 03:07 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : The Art Of Braid: Creating A Visual Identity For An Unusual Game - I have been playing the hell out of Braid lately. It’s easily the most beautiful, rewarding game I’ve played in years—we’re talking Portal-levels of fun here, people—and Hellman’s art is a large part of that. ∞

“Impossible Is Nothing?

24/09/2008 @ 03:06 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : “Impossible Is Nothing? - I am adoring 180 Amsterdam’s 1970s-tinged photography, weird slanty text be damned. ∞

Super Oors World

24/09/2008 @ 03:05 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Super Oors World - This comic is nothing short of WHITE HOT ROCKET-FUELED AWESOME™. ∞

Bush Goes to the Olympics

24/09/2008 @ 03:04 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Bush Goes to the Olympics - Yes, I know it’s more than a little unsporting to catch the man in an undignified pose near the end of his tenure—and it’s not exactly difficult or anything. But still: teh lulz. ∞

John McCain and Rick Warren, distilled

24/09/2008 @ 03:03 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : John McCain and Rick Warren, distilled - “Rich as in money or rich as in spirit? I hate taxes.? ∞

The Story of Braid

24/09/2008 @ 03:02 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.) ∞

Team Fortress 2 updates finally coming to the Xbox 360

24/09/2008 @ 03:01 UTC

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

Paleontological character studies in motion

24/09/2008 @ 03:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Paleontological character studies in motion - The skeletons of cartoon icons, creepily lovingly rendered in 3D. ∞

2008 Yearly Box Office Results

24/09/2008 @ 01:05 UTC

joshua : 2008 Yearly Box Office Results

a bunch of data visualizations

24/09/2008 @ 01:04 UTC

joshua : a bunch of data visualizations

The API Bug Hits Old Retail and Old Media

24/09/2008 @ 01:03 UTC

joshua : The API Bug Hits Old Retail and Old Media - lots of folks adding APIs

Olia Lialina: Vernacular Web 2

24/09/2008 @ 01:02 UTC

joshua : Olia Lialina: Vernacular Web 2

Parsons students design Little Big Planet levels

24/09/2008 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Parsons students design Little Big Planet levels - the scale of the Shadow of the Colossus-inspired creature is insane

Kickstarter

24/09/2008 @ 00:01 UTC

Andy Baio : Kickstarter - I wanted to take a moment to announce that I've joined the board of directors for Kickstarter, a brand-new startup based out of Brooklyn and Chicago. Kickstarter aims to let creative people of all kinds — journalists, artists, musicians, game dev

deusx : Kickstarter - Waxy.org - "Kickstarter aims to let creative people of all kinds — journalists, artists, musicians, game developers, entrepreneurs, bloggers — raise money for their projects by connecting directly with fans, who receive exclusive access and rewards in excha

Bernanke/Paulson FAIL

24/09/2008 @ 00:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Bernanke/Paulson FAIL - is it just me, or am I seeing more of current net culture leaking into mainstream media?  [via]

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