INDRI - Language modeling meets inference networks

27/02/2009 @ 23:00 UTC

joshua : INDRI - Language modeling meets inference networks

Pen question

27/02/2009 @ 23:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Pen question - Pen question: "Why is it that when a pen seems like it is running out of ink, you can scribble on another part of the page and get it to work, but you can’t resume writing in the area you were working on when it ran out of ink?" I wonder t

Goodbye Concentric, Hello Drizzle

27/02/2009 @ 23:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Goodbye Concentric, Hello Drizzle - Goodbye Concentric, Hello Drizzle: congrats to Eric and Sun (and Drizzle)!

Rocky Mountain News' farewell video

27/02/2009 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Rocky Mountain News' farewell video - only 55 days short of their 150th birthday

Nightline's tongue-in-cheek piece on Twitter

27/02/2009 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Nightline's tongue-in-cheek piece on Twitter - also: TED posted Ev's TED talk and he was just interviewed by Charlie Rose

JSONView - View JSON documents in Firefox

27/02/2009 @ 22:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : JSONView - View JSON documents in Firefox - JSONView - View JSON documents in Firefox: that could be handy

jQuery Sparklines

27/02/2009 @ 22:00 UTC

Simon Willison : jQuery Sparklines - jQuery Sparklines. Delightful Sparklines implementation, using canvas or VML in IE. A neat nod towards unobtrusiveness as well: you can specify your data as comma separated values inside a span, then use a single jQuery method call to convert the span i

Cameron Moll : jQuery Sparklines - jQuery Sparklines. If I have to explain what jQuery is or sparklines are, this probably isn't for you.

Help me run and get past the discomfort of lactic acid

27/02/2009 @ 21:00 UTC

joshua : Help me run and get past the discomfort of lactic acid

Who Killed the Rocky Mountain News?

27/02/2009 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Who Killed the Rocky Mountain News? - interactive blamestorm from a laid-off developer

The WHATWG Blog » Blog Archive » This Week Day in HTML 5 - Episode 23

27/02/2009 @ 21:00 UTC

wearehugh : The WHATWG Blog » Blog Archive » This Week Day in HTML 5 - Episode 23 - Topics include the spellcheck attribute, the autocomplete attribute, and the publication of a new W3C Working Draft of HTML 5.

Joe Gregorio | BitWorking | Ruby Book Sales, A Retrospective

27/02/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

jcgregorio : Joe Gregorio | BitWorking | Ruby Book Sales, A Retrospective

25 Innovators in Technology - Portfolio.com

27/02/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

WillPate : 25 Innovators in Technology - Portfolio.com

Study: class podcasts can lead to better grades

27/02/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

WillPate : Study: class podcasts can lead to better grades

Highlight2Translate, Greasemonkey script for instant Google Translation

27/02/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Highlight2Translate, Greasemonkey script for instant Google Translation - absolutely invaluable for my Economist research, for translating text in password-protected forums

Nina Paley's Sita Sings the Blues animated film released online

27/02/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Nina Paley's Sita Sings the Blues animated film released online - finally out of copyright hell after being quoted $220,000 for clearing the eleven 1920s songs she used  [via]

Sudo Make Me a Sandwich Robot

27/02/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Sudo Make Me a Sandwich Robot - inspired by xkcd  [via]

How Are Those Guys Datamoshing?

27/02/2009 @ 16:00 UTC

cobra libre : How Are Those Guys Datamoshing? - "It makes you sad! People want to believe he's hacking. They want to think he's away wizarding down in the assembler." #

Fort Knox Receives $85 From Cash4Gold | The Onion - America's Finest News Source

27/02/2009 @ 16:00 UTC

deusx : Fort Knox Receives $85 From Cash4Gold | The Onion - America's Finest News Source

How FriendFeed uses MySQL to store schema-less data

27/02/2009 @ 16:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : How FriendFeed uses MySQL to store schema-less data - How FriendFeed uses MySQL to store schema-less data: interesting approach that uses MySQL as more of a glorified column store, since writing "normal" relational queries becomes difficult. But it does scale and that's what matters.

Simon Willison : How FriendFeed uses MySQL to store schema-less data - How FriendFeed uses MySQL to store schema-less data. The pain of altering/ adding indexes to tables with 250 million rows was killing their ability to try out new features, so they’ve moved to storing pickled Python objects and manually creating the i

nelson : FriendFeed datastore - Using MySQL just to store python dicts

joshua : How FriendFeed uses MySQL to store schema-less data - Bret Taylor's blog - this is very much like the datastore i wanted to build for delicious. instead they built the usual crap.

jcgregorio : How FriendFeed uses MySQL to store schema-less data - Bret Taylor's blog

Magazeen magazine-like Wordpress theme

27/02/2009 @ 12:00 UTC

Richard Rutter : Magazeen magazine-like Wordpress theme - I don’t normally pay much attention to themes, but this is impressive.

YouTube - The Next Generation episode 10 - "it's not lupus"

27/02/2009 @ 09:00 UTC

joshua : YouTube - The Next Generation episode 10 - "it's not lupus" - the finest remixes ever

Exploring Logo Designs with Mathematica

27/02/2009 @ 09:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Exploring Logo Designs with Mathematica - $2,495, cheap

Cameron Moll : Exploring Logo Designs with Mathematica - Exploring Logo Designs with Mathematica. Mathematica, as I learned today, is software used in the scientific, engineering, and mathematical fields to do some fairly complex computations. Graphic designer and Wolfram Research employee Chris Carlson used th

Uldar.

27/02/2009 @ 07:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Uldar. - Looks amazing, though I doubt I'll get to run through it anytime soon.

T-1, B-0.

27/02/2009 @ 07:00 UTC

Greg Storey : T-1, B-0. - Also, the bit about making a submarine...I came pretty close to spraying water everywhere.

Why "function sun(){}" will absolutely kill your webapp's performance

27/02/2009 @ 05:00 UTC

wearehugh : Why "function sun(){}" will absolutely kill your webapp's performance

Simon Willison : Magic properties make Firefox synchronously load the Java plugin - Magic properties make Firefox synchronously load the Java plugin. Even defining a function called sun() (or several other symbols) will trigger the Java VM to be loaded, dramatically hurting the performance of your page.

Her Morning Elegance / Oren Lavie

27/02/2009 @ 04:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Her Morning Elegance / Oren Lavie - Nobody knows.

The Economist on Dunbar's number in Facebook

27/02/2009 @ 04:00 UTC

Andy Baio : The Economist on Dunbar's number in Facebook - featuring data extracted from Dr. Cameron Marlow

Rod Begbie : The size of social networks | Primates on Facebook | The Economist - Good Economist article about how "the Dunbar number" relates to online social networks, with some interesting stats about friend groups on Facebook. [via#

WillPate : The size of social networks | Primates on Facebook | The Economist

Translating "The Economist" Behind China's Great Firewall

27/02/2009 @ 03:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Translating "The Economist" Behind China's Great Firewall - Translating "The Economist" Behind China's Great Firewall: uhm, wow

nelson : The Economist in Chinese - Waxy tracks down an unofficial fan translation project

Andy Baio : Translating "The Economist" Behind China's Great Firewall - While researching Oscar screeners last month, I stumbled on a remarkable example of online collaboration in China that's completely undiscovered here. In short, a group of dedicated fans of The Economist newsmagazine are translating each weekly issue c

bay area orienteering club

27/02/2009 @ 00:00 UTC

joshua : bay area orienteering club

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