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Zefrank on the closing of the ORG community site

16/01/2008 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Zefrank on the closing of the ORG community site - the creator of Zefrank.org shut the invite-only community down on January 1, exactly one year after it opened

Sad, Sweet One-Act Play, Told Entirely By a Burger King Receipt I Found

16/01/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Sad, Sweet One-Act Play, Told Entirely By a Burger King Receipt I Found -

Nick Denton digs up Tom Cruise's Scientology video

16/01/2008 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Nick Denton digs up Tom Cruise's Scientology video - wisely hosted on Gawker's servers instead of Youtube, so won't be easily taken offline

nelson : Cruise on Scientology - It really is just KSW

plasticbag : Insane Tom Cruise Scientology video - I'm guessing everyone's seen this by now but just in case you haven't....

Rod Begbie : Exclusive: The Cruise Indoctrination Video Scientology Tried To Suppress - Hard to watch without remembering his interview scenes in Magnolia. "When you're a Scientologist, and you drive by an accident, you know you have to do something about it, because you know you're the only one who can really help..." [via#

Ron the Music Maker, the all-star Scientology album

16/01/2008 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Ron the Music Maker, the all-star Scientology album - let's hope Tom lays down a track along with Chick Corea, John Travolta, Leif Garrett, and Sylvester Stallone's dad

Lasagna Cat

16/01/2008 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Lasagna Cat - extremely odd real-life reenactments of Garfield comics, from the creator of Ducktales and Infinite Solutions

theinfo

16/01/2008 @ 01:01 UTC

joshua : theinfo - site for large data sets and the people who love them

Andy Baio : Theinfo.org - community for people who love to process and visualize large data sets  [via]

Feltron Annual Report is out

15/01/2008 @ 11:00 UTC

Richard Rutter : Feltron Annual Report is out - Lovely typographical infographics.

Andy Baio : Feltron Annual Report 2007 - like previous years, designer Nicholas Felton presents his life as a corporate report  [via]

Khoi Vinh : Feltron 2007 Annual Report - Just as excellent as last year᾿s.

xkcd : ROBOT9000 and #xkcd-signal: Attacking Noise in Chat

14/01/2008 @ 10:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : xkcd : ROBOT9000 and #xkcd-signal: Attacking Noise in Chat - An interesting way to moderate IRC chat: Only allow unique new sentences to be spoken. #

joshua : Attacking Noise in Chat - the problems of noise vs stagnant communities and the effects of moderation

Andy Baio : xkcd's Robot9000 attacks noise in real-time chat - a parallel IRC channel only displays lines of conversation that've never been spoken before  [via]

thesixtyone - a music adventure

11/01/2008 @ 22:01 UTC

factoryjoe : thesixtyone - a music adventure - Musicians upload their music for listening, but rather than allowing the Simon Cowells of the world decide which songs go on the homepage, the listeners do. How, you say? If you like a song you've found on thesixtyone, just click the "bu

Andy Baio : The Sixty One - turning music listening into a MMO, with achievements and quests

philgyford : Can't You Wait - Geographer - I don't *quite* understand it, but some refreshingly interesting design, not aping print.

Urban Mapping opens up neighborhood database

9/01/2008 @ 17:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Urban Mapping opens up neighborhood database - hallelujah, this kind of geo data is so valuable and hard to build on your own

plasticbag : Urban Mapping opening up neighbourhood data through a SOAP interface - I was talking to someone a while back who said that they'd talked to Urban Mapping and didn't see what their future was. Madness! It's bloody hard to come by data that is profoundly useful! Data is the important bit, fools!

Erica Sadun's song recognition software for the iPhone

9/01/2008 @ 06:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Erica Sadun's song recognition software for the iPhone - let it listen to music and it'll try to identify the song

Superelectronic

8/01/2008 @ 12:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Superelectronic - like a seizure-inducing Flash version of Superbad or Jodi.org  [via]

Stupidfilter's random stupid comments

8/01/2008 @ 11:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Stupidfilter's random stupid comments - from a project to programmatically identify stupid web comments using Bayesian filtering  [via]

Music Thing on the "Compendium of Physical Activities"

7/01/2008 @ 09:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Music Thing on the "Compendium of Physical Activities" - playing the accordion is better exercise than "vigorous sexual activity"?

Elyse Sewell blogs her violent fight with Shins' keyboardist Martin Crandell

7/01/2008 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Elyse Sewell blogs her violent fight with Shins' keyboardist Martin Crandell - former America's Top Model heads to jail after battle with ex-boyfriend; update: switched to Google cache after she locked the entry

How Techmeme Homepage Changes Over Time

6/01/2008 @ 20:01 UTC

Linkorama : How Techmeme Homepage Changes Over Time - Gabe: please add a forward and back button

Andy Baio : How Techmeme Changes Over Time - 50 hours of Techmeme screengrabs in 50 seconds  [via]

Adam "Everyware" Greenfield self-publishing his new book

6/01/2008 @ 09:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Adam "Everyware" Greenfield self-publishing his new book - three cheers for cutting out middlemen; pre-orders are now available via Paypal

veen : New day rising « Adam Greenfield - "[W]e’re going to try a little experiment. We’re going to publish my next book, 'The City Is Here For You To Use,' ourselves."

How to Read Wired Magazine, Revisited

5/01/2008 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : How to Read Wired Magazine, Revisited - Derek Powazek returns to Suck.com's original guide

Andrew Olmsted: Final Post

5/01/2008 @ 21:01 UTC

adamrg : Andrew Olmsted: Final Post - .

Andy Baio : Army Major Andrew Olmsted's final post - blogging from the front lines of the war, he was the first casualty of 2008  [via]

Video: Excuse Me, Princess

5/01/2008 @ 05:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: Excuse Me, Princess - see also: (almost) every Knight Rider turbo boost  [via]

Video: Kirby Ferguson on shrinking attention spans

4/01/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Video: Kirby Ferguson on shrinking attention spans - tl;dw

Ethan Marcotte : Passive resistance, like Gandhi - Pretty clever stu—OH LOOK A BIRD. (Via Waxy.) ∞ [via]

Game Innovation Database

4/01/2008 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Game Innovation Database - like Ishkur's Guide to Electronic Music, a tremendous resource in an awkward Flash interface  [via]

Flash: Cursor*10

4/01/2008 @ 05:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Flash: Cursor*10 - ingenious game trains you to solve puzzles with multiple versions of yourself  [via]

Rod Begbie : Cursor*10 (nekogames) - Fun flash game where how you play now defines how well you do on subsequent rounds. [via#

joshua : Cursor*10 - cooperate with your self -- totally briiliant

Scanlation of Shintaro Kago's "Labyrinth"

4/01/2008 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Scanlation of Shintaro Kago's "Labyrinth" - NSFW comic about mazes, his work is often grotesque but some of the best comics I've seen  [via]

Alison Jackson's Confidential photo art exhibit

3/01/2008 @ 10:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Alison Jackson's Confidential photo art exhibit - using celebrity doubles to recreate paparazzi shots that never existed

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