Map projections

3/02/2009 @ 22:00 UTC

nelson : Map projections - Nice visualization of some unusual projections

Super Bowl logos

3/02/2009 @ 22:00 UTC

nelson : Super Bowl logos - Interesting colour treatment of the logos

I LEGO N.Y.

3/02/2009 @ 22:00 UTC

Rod Begbie : I LEGO N.Y. - Surprisingly funny Lego constructions of New York sights. [via#

WebAIM: Screen Reader Survey Results

3/02/2009 @ 21:00 UTC

wearehugh : WebAIM: Screen Reader Survey Results

Stanford Machine Learning course « Theory matters

3/02/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

joshua : Stanford Machine Learning course « Theory matters

Sleep Talking on the Mic

3/02/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Sleep Talking on the Mic - a sleep-talker records himself nightly and posts the nonsensical results  [via]

The James Joyce Checklist

3/02/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

cobra libre : The James Joyce Checklist - The massive bibliography is now online. #

jessenoller.com - Get with the program as contextmanager | Completely Different

3/02/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

wearehugh : jessenoller.com - Get with the program as contextmanager | Completely Different

Matt Foley 2.0.

3/02/2009 @ 18:01 UTC

Greg Storey : Matt Foley 2.0. - Wherein his Warcraft toon lives in a van, down by the river.

Mob4Hire, crowd-sourced mobile application testing

3/02/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

Cameron Moll : Mob4Hire, crowd-sourced mobile application testing - Mob4Hire, crowd-sourced mobile application testing. Haven't used the service myself, but the idea seems promising.

5 options when website budgets get slashed

3/02/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

Cameron Moll : 5 options when website budgets get slashed - Not sure how I missed this one, but here it is: 5 options when website budgets get slashed. Brief but insightful.

Hawaiian Vacation

3/02/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Hawaiian Vacation - Hawaiian Vacation: sounds like a good trip

David After Dentist [video]

3/02/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : David After Dentist [video] - David After Dentist [video]: "This is my 7 year old son who had an extra tooth removed last summer, 2008. I had the camera because he was so nervous before I wanted him to see before and after. " Holy Shit, that's funny!

Andy Baio : David After Dentist, a 7-year-old's first drug trip - "I feel funny. I can't see anything. I don't feel tired. Is this real life?"  [via]

Rod Begbie : YouTube - David After Dentist - A tripping 7-year-old. "Is this gonna be forever?" [via#

Greg Storey : Where was this video during the War on Drugs campaign in the 80s? - "Why is this happening to me?!"

Histogram of name length for all 1,200 SXSW bands

3/02/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Histogram of name length for all 1,200 SXSW bands - surprisingly, there aren't any one-letter band names

Operahouse.

3/02/2009 @ 15:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Operahouse. - Give it a listen.

The "fans" watching Springsteen were extras.

3/02/2009 @ 15:00 UTC

Greg Storey : The "fans" watching Springsteen were extras. - "Volunteers must be over 16, attend all rehearsals, register as part of a group of at least 10 and submit to a criminal background check."

Bulgarians are sick people.

3/02/2009 @ 15:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Bulgarians are sick people. - This chart also proves that Ethan is from Bulgaria, not Vermont as previously thought.

USA is now the Toyota of wind power.

3/02/2009 @ 15:00 UTC

Greg Storey : USA is now the Toyota of wind power. - That's something to be proud of right?

Internet based entertainment (gaming, blogs, twitter) is on the rise.

3/02/2009 @ 15:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Internet based entertainment (gaming, blogs, twitter) is on the rise. - "The number of visitors to online game sites jumped 29.9% during the fourth quarter of last year."

If Washington's economic recovery plan is going to be like this then kill it.

3/02/2009 @ 15:00 UTC

Greg Storey : If Washington's economic recovery plan is going to be like this then kill it. - We need help, not bureaucracy and stupidity.

Iran launched itself a space satellite.

3/02/2009 @ 15:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Iran launched itself a space satellite. - Plan 9 now in underway.

Batman has a bad temper and a potty mouth.

3/02/2009 @ 15:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Batman has a bad temper and a potty mouth. - Especially when you interrupt his acting.

"When I come back from the Middle East and China, I'm still optimistic," said Fornas. "When I com...

3/02/2009 @ 08:00 UTC

Greg Storey : "When I come back from the Middle East and China, I'm still optimistic," said Fornas. "When I come back from New York, I'm not optimistic at all." - Hmm. Maybe it's time the Rocket Scientist accepted the offer from Dubai.

Wonderfl, build Flash online

3/02/2009 @ 08:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Wonderfl, build Flash online - community for writing and sharing AS3 code, compiled immediately on the server

Liberal arts 2.0.

3/02/2009 @ 07:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Liberal arts 2.0. - Won't be long before some school gets smart and adopts this as a mission statement.

Powerful Forces Are at Work Inside the Physics of Hitting

3/02/2009 @ 07:00 UTC

Linkorama : Powerful Forces Are at Work Inside the Physics of Hitting

Davos 2009: Beware the Tide of Groupthink

3/02/2009 @ 07:00 UTC

Linkorama : Davos 2009: Beware the Tide of Groupthink - Beware conventional wisdom and groupthink. Be skeptical of tidy explanations for complex past events. Be even more skeptical of confident predictions of future human behavior. Don't fight the last war.

The GOP is lost.

3/02/2009 @ 06:00 UTC

Greg Storey : The GOP is lost. - Come on Reds, surely you can do better than Palin and Limbaugh.

Gruber, the iPhone version of Mattel Football is weak.

3/02/2009 @ 06:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Gruber, the iPhone version of Mattel Football is weak. - Nothing beats the real thing. Nine volt and all.

Google Linux Software Repositories

3/02/2009 @ 06:00 UTC

jcgregorio : Google Linux Software Repositories - Did you know we had repositories?

Super Bowl tweets

3/02/2009 @ 06:00 UTC

nelson : Super Bowl tweets - Amazing visualization of what people were saying during the game

Andy Baio : NYT visualizes Twitter activity during the Superbowl - the emoticon and commercial maps are particularly awesome  [via]

Rod Begbie : Map of Popular Super Bowl Words Used on Twitter - I'll be that the folks at Careerbuilder are pretty thrilled by the "Talking about ads" timeline. #

Please Stand By

3/02/2009 @ 05:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Please Stand By - test pattern entirely in CSS

Jeremy Zawodny : Please stand by - Please stand by: heh

My coffeehouse nightmare.

3/02/2009 @ 04:00 UTC

Linkorama : My coffeehouse nightmare. - Looking back, we (incredibly) should have heeded the advice of bad-boy chef Anthony Bourdain, who wrote our epitaph in Kitchen Confidential: "The most dangerous species of owner ... is the one who gets into the business for love."

Crackulous developer wants people to stop pirating his App Store piracy app

3/02/2009 @ 03:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Crackulous developer wants people to stop pirating his App Store piracy app - "I need people to support my work... I deserve appreciation."

World Superhero Registry

3/02/2009 @ 03:00 UTC

Andy Baio : World Superhero Registry - real-life public defenders fighting crime in costume

Open Source NG Databases

3/02/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Open Source NG Databases - Open Source NG Databases: I'd like to see more of this discussion...

Usage of my Cell Phone

3/02/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Usage of my Cell Phone - Usage of my Cell Phone: yup... so true.

DLD - Digital, Life Design Conference Video Portal

3/02/2009 @ 01:00 UTC

Linkorama : DLD - Digital, Life Design Conference Video Portal - Joi Ito discusses the idea of copyright and Creative Commons in the 21st century.

LinkedIn's Reid Hoffman: "We Can Go Public Any Time We Want To"

3/02/2009 @ 01:00 UTC

Linkorama : LinkedIn's Reid Hoffman: "We Can Go Public Any Time We Want To"

Boulton’s Designing for the Web now available

3/02/2009 @ 01:00 UTC

Douglas Bowman : Boulton’s Designing for the Web now available - The practical, down-to-earth, and beautifully-designed book, A Practical Guide to Designing for the Web, written and self-published by Mark Boulton, is available for purchase and download (as PDF) as of today. -archive link-

Strange Horizons Fiction: This Must Be the Place, by Elliott Bangs

3/02/2009 @ 01:00 UTC

deusx : Strange Horizons Fiction: This Must Be the Place, by Elliott Bangs - "After gritting my teeth a while, I said: "Fine. What would I do with a time machine?" "What anybody would do if they thought it through," he said. "You'd go back to the best part of history and stay there. For good. Re

Don’t Know Much About MI Beer? Please Read This Post | Michigan Beer Buzz

3/02/2009 @ 00:00 UTC

deusx : Don’t Know Much About MI Beer? Please Read This Post | Michigan Beer Buzz - "This post is meant to be a Michigan brewing 101. See here is a list of great ways to get to know the Michigan beer scene. I hope that people that like beer but mibeer11don’t know much about the Michigan Beer will read it"

a2geeks Movie Night 2 - BBS Documentary - a2geeks - Confluence

3/02/2009 @ 00:00 UTC

deusx : a2geeks Movie Night 2 - BBS Documentary - a2geeks - Confluence - "For our second a2geeks movie night, we'd like to host a showing of Jason Scott's BBS Documentary (I already have the DVDs), followed by a tech swap meet / vintage tech fair in the CSE Atrium (in the shadow of the original ENIAC!)."

Yahoo Shuts Down Publisher Network RSS Ads

3/02/2009 @ 00:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Yahoo Shuts Down Publisher Network RSS Ads - Yahoo Shuts Down Publisher Network RSS Ads: FAIL

Independently Speaking's best of Global Game Jam 2009

3/02/2009 @ 00:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Independently Speaking's best of Global Game Jam 2009 - six-part series sorting through the complete list of 300+ two-day games; Custody looks ambitious

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