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Facebook platform developers could see $500M in revenue this year » VentureBeat

8/05/2009 @ 23:00 UTC

joshua : Facebook platform developers could see $500M in revenue this year » VentureBeat - facebook economics, virtual and otherwise

The Stranger's 2009 Sex Survey

8/05/2009 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : The Stranger's 2009 Sex Survey - entertaining and mildly-NSFW charts and graphs, including this purity test

Interators must go

8/05/2009 @ 22:00 UTC

jcgregorio : Interators must go - Observations on interators in C++

Andy Clarke on charging healthy rates for sustainability

8/05/2009 @ 21:00 UTC

Cameron Moll : Andy Clarke on charging healthy rates for sustainability - On the topic of yesterday's post about staying gainfully employed, Andy Clarke chimes in with his wisdom on charging healthy rates for sustainability: "Your value is in more than just the hours, days or weeks that you spend working on your current job, or

Space Sail of the Future.

8/05/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Space Sail of the Future.

Dave Shea: Font Embedding Now

8/05/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

Cameron Moll : Dave Shea: Font Embedding Now - Dave Shea: Font Embedding Now. "This is really for the foundries and the browsers to figure out. What you or I think should happen probably isn't going to change the outcome of the debate; only overall trends in the market have a hope of doing that. So it

Choices

8/05/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

Douglas Bowman : Choices - Craig directed me to this piece today after I complimented him on the new version of Twitterrific for the iPhone, stating how much I love seeing different approaches to Twitter client design. I hadn't seen his post (from December 2008) before today,

Let's be friends

8/05/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

joshua : Let's be friends - dunno if this one counts.

Sphinx - text search The Pirate Bay way

8/05/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Sphinx - text search The Pirate Bay way - Sphinx - text search The Pirate Bay way: a not so bad article about Sphinx and Andrew

US electric grid

8/05/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

nelson : US electric grid - Great map and interactive visualization

The Anonymous Hugging Wall

8/05/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : The Anonymous Hugging Wall - like a platonic glory hole  [via]

Mike Frumin's sparkline map of NYC subway activity from 1905 to 2006

8/05/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Mike Frumin's sparkline map of NYC subway activity from 1905 to 2006 - don't miss his interactive version using OpenStreetMap

joshua : Spark it Up (Frumination) - frumin with subway ridership sparklines. i don't think sparklines work on a map.

10 Zen Monkey's exclusive with the "John Doe" and lawyer who sued Jason Fortuny

8/05/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

Andy Baio : 10 Zen Monkey's exclusive with the "John Doe" and lawyer who sued Jason Fortuny - I hate to say it, but I agree with Fortuny that it was stretching copyright law

An Event Apart Gets It

8/05/2009 @ 16:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : An Event Apart Gets It - Best write-up of AEA ever? I do believe so. (Courtesy of one Mr. Greg Hoy.) Be sure to check out Think Brownstone’s sketchnotes from AEA Seattle, too. Lovely stuff, and it makes me miss the show even more. ∞

Nose 0.11 released

8/05/2009 @ 12:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Nose 0.11 released - Nose 0.11 released. My favourite Python testing tool just got some really neat new features, including the ability to parallelize tests across multiple processes (hence CPUs) using the multiprocess module, Xunit XML output for integration with continuou

The World Bank is looking for a web producer.

8/05/2009 @ 08:00 UTC

Greg Storey : The World Bank is looking for a web producer. - Go do good work.

Joe Gregorio | BitWorking | The (lack of) design patterns in Python - PyCon 2009

8/05/2009 @ 07:00 UTC

jcgregorio : Joe Gregorio | BitWorking | The (lack of) design patterns in Python - PyCon 2009

Joe Gregorio | BitWorking | Selected quotes on REST and "empty window" interfaces

8/05/2009 @ 07:00 UTC

jcgregorio : Joe Gregorio | BitWorking | Selected quotes on REST and "empty window" interfaces

In which Narayan documents days and days of food.

8/05/2009 @ 06:00 UTC

Greg Storey : In which Narayan documents days and days of food. - This is me, making Homer Simpson mouth salivating noises.

Cassini's continued mission

8/05/2009 @ 05:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Cassini's continued mission - I just can't resist linking to Big Picture essays from space.

Theora update 20090507

8/05/2009 @ 05:00 UTC

wearehugh : Theora update 20090507

Bluish Coder: Theora encoder improvements

8/05/2009 @ 05:00 UTC

wearehugh : Bluish Coder: Theora encoder improvements

Republicans: Stop Twittering and meet reality.

8/05/2009 @ 04:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Republicans: Stop Twittering and meet reality. - Just stop everything, fire everyone, and start over, nothing can save the current party.

After his wife left him, Tony turned his house into a replica of a Star Trek space ship.

8/05/2009 @ 04:00 UTC

Greg Storey : After his wife left him, Tony turned his house into a replica of a Star Trek space ship. - Hello ladies.

lxml

8/05/2009 @ 04:00 UTC

nelson : lxml - Humane Python wrapper for the fast libxml2 parser

Tabulating original vs. repurposed content on major gaming blogs

8/05/2009 @ 04:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Tabulating original vs. repurposed content on major gaming blogs - surprisingly, 21% of all posts were original reporting; see also: churnalism in British papers

Gawker's Ryan Tate on citizen journalism and civic reporting

8/05/2009 @ 03:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Gawker's Ryan Tate on citizen journalism and civic reporting - some local bloggers are digging far deeper than newspaper journalists  [via]

The Lonely Island's "For Your Consideration" promos for the MTV Movie Awards

8/05/2009 @ 03:00 UTC

Andy Baio : The Lonely Island's "For Your Consideration" promos for the MTV Movie Awards - my money's on Slaughter Shack, starring Will Arnett as "Eagleheart"

"Twitterrific 2.0 raises the bar in terms of being a delightful blend of functionality and usabil...

8/05/2009 @ 01:00 UTC

Greg Storey : "Twitterrific 2.0 raises the bar in terms of being a delightful blend of functionality and usability." - Nice work Iconboys.

Manny Ramirez's positive drug test makes the Sports Guy confront his worst nightmare

8/05/2009 @ 01:00 UTC

Rod Begbie : Manny Ramirez's positive drug test makes the Sports Guy confront his worst nightmare - Great piece by Bill Simmons on the Manny-being-juiced revelations today, and what it means for the Sox 2004 curse-bearing World Series win. [via#

Google Code Blog: Gmail for mobile HTML5 Series - Part 2: Using AppCache to Launch Offline

8/05/2009 @ 01:00 UTC

wearehugh : Google Code Blog: Gmail for mobile HTML5 Series - Part 2: Using AppCache to Launch Offline

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