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Bradley.

12/10/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Bradley. - A very touching story. One that hits too close to home. Probably for most of us.

12/10/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

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McCain is popular in Macedonia and Georgia.

12/10/2008 @ 21:00 UTC

Greg Storey : McCain is popular in Macedonia and Georgia. - Forget Iowa, he should head to Slovokia and try to pick up some votes.

Ultima creator Richard Garriott launched into space

12/10/2008 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Ultima creator Richard Garriott launched into space - Lord British spending 10 days on the International Space Station for a cool $30 million

Fear is the Mind Killer of the Silicon Valley Entrepreneur

12/10/2008 @ 19:05 UTC

Linkorama : Fear is the Mind Killer of the Silicon Valley Entrepreneur - Okay folks... i am getting really fucking tired of all your negative shit. The spice must flow.

McCain tussles with Palin over whipping up a mob mentality - Times Online

12/10/2008 @ 19:04 UTC

deusx : McCain tussles with Palin over whipping up a mob mentality - Times Online - "With his electoral prospects fading by the day, Senator John McCain has fallen out with his vice-presidential running mate about the direction of his White House campaign. "

BBC NEWS | Science & Environment | Banjo used in brain surgery

12/10/2008 @ 19:03 UTC

deusx : BBC NEWS | Science & Environment | Banjo used in brain surgery - "A musician who underwent brain surgery to treat a hand tremor played his banjo throughout to test the success of the procedure. Eddie Adcock is one of the pillars of Bluegrass Music and realised his tremor could threaten his ability to perform prof

Andy Baio : Bluegrass musician plays banjo during his brain surgery - his ability to play was used as a measure of the surgery's success  [via]

Kenya's elephants send text messages to rangers

12/10/2008 @ 19:02 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Kenya's elephants send text messages to rangers - Kenya's elephants send text messages to rangers: heh

flipper - Google Code

12/10/2008 @ 19:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : flipper - Google Code - flipper - Google Code: "Tool for managing access to MySQL master-master pairs" from Proven Scaling

jQuery and Closures

12/10/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : jQuery and Closures - jQuery and Closures: "The notable thing about this is that despite all of the asynchronous events taking place, the code is sequential (nested, but sequential), and that the JSON results of the AJAX call is immediately available to the function that

Fabrice explains who's really behind the financial meltdown...

12/10/2008 @ 18:05 UTC

Linkorama : Fabrice explains who's really behind the financial meltdown... - The judgment is in: we are all guilty! The penalty: Increased taxes and slower economic growth for many years as we return to a sustainable economic environment.

A Power That May Not Stay So Super

12/10/2008 @ 18:04 UTC

Linkorama : A Power That May Not Stay So Super - “The political system does not deal well with gradual, long-term problems,? Peter Orszag, the director of the Congressional Budget Office, said. “It deals with crises, often imperfectly, but it does deal with them. The current experience makes the c

2008 RIT Entrepreneur Conference, Part 1

12/10/2008 @ 18:03 UTC

Linkorama : 2008 RIT Entrepreneur Conference, Part 1 - During my time out in Silicon Valley, I found a very sharp disparity between those who know every single VIP in the Valley and those outside the Valley who could care less. It’s very easy in Silicon Valley to get wrapped up in grand ideas and have your

An Early (and Smart) Step Towards "Mainstreaming" Enterpise 2.0

12/10/2008 @ 18:02 UTC

Linkorama : An Early (and Smart) Step Towards "Mainstreaming" Enterpise 2.0 - I would add "They represent an early look at the ways most people will work (and the kinds of tools they will use) within another five to ten years"

a912rtag9

12/10/2008 @ 18:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : a912rtag9 - Since breaking the search box on groovymother a couple of weeks ago, I've spotted a lot of XSS attempts in my logs. The phrase "a912rtag9" in particular seems to appear a lot, and it looks like it's a bot spidering search boxes across the internet. Anyon #

Baked Artichokes with Lemon, Garlic and Basil

12/10/2008 @ 18:00 UTC

deusx : Baked Artichokes with Lemon, Garlic and Basil

SnaffleUp – nicely designed alternative to Freecycle

12/10/2008 @ 14:00 UTC

Richard Rutter : SnaffleUp – nicely designed alternative to Freecycle - Looks good, but could do with better location-based searching.

Conplot, a commandline plotter with ASCII art

12/10/2008 @ 13:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Conplot, a commandline plotter with ASCII art - for use with piping from sort|uniq -c and the like

CodeProject: Font Survey: 32 of the Best Programming Fonts. Free source code and programming help

12/10/2008 @ 12:00 UTC

joshua : CodeProject: Font Survey: 32 of the Best Programming Fonts. Free source code and programming help

Penguin Notebooks at Colloco Homeware & Gifts

12/10/2008 @ 09:00 UTC

jonhicks : Penguin Notebooks at Colloco Homeware & Gifts

Foreclosure Phil

12/10/2008 @ 08:01 UTC

jcgregorio : Foreclosure Phil - Phil Gramm should go down in history as one of the most destructive individuals in history.

WalMart now says they'll keep the DRM servers on forever - Boing Boing

12/10/2008 @ 08:00 UTC

deusx : WalMart now says they'll keep the DRM servers on forever - Boing Boing - "All those companies (cough Amazon cough Apple cough) that say they're only doing DRM for now, until they can convince the stupid entertainment execs to ditch it, heed this lesson: you will spend the rest of your corporate life paying for this m

fuzzyfinder.vim - Fuzzy/Partial pattern explorer for buffer/file/MRU/command/favorite/tag/etc. : ...

12/10/2008 @ 07:00 UTC

deusx : fuzzyfinder.vim - Fuzzy/Partial pattern explorer for buffer/file/MRU/command/favorite/tag/etc. : vim online - This is a little like quicksilver for Vim, or tab-less autocomplete. "Fuzzyfinder provides convenient ways to quickly reach the buffer/file you want. Fuzzyfinder finds matching files/buffers with a fuzzy/partial pattern to which it converted the

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12/10/2008 @ 05:01 UTC

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Rod Begbie : http://☃.net/ - The Unicode Snowman I mentioned yesterday gets even better -- Thanks to Punycode, you can access it at http://☃.net/! [via#

Mic to Mic: The mashed potatoes sample revealed!

12/10/2008 @ 05:00 UTC

deusx : Mic to Mic: The mashed potatoes sample revealed! - "The source of a spoken sample used in the song "B-Boys Makin' with the Freak Freak" has been a topic of discussion in the Beastie Boys fan community since the release of Ill Communication, the album on which the song appears, in 1994.

Twinfluence - Twitter Influence Analyzer

12/10/2008 @ 03:00 UTC

Linkorama : Twinfluence - Twitter Influence Analyzer

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