The Creative Personality

22/07/2009 @ 21:00 UTC

joshua : The Creative Personality - Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi on traits of creative people

VPython

22/07/2009 @ 21:00 UTC

joshua : VPython - 3D Programming for Ordinary Mortals

Hallvord R. M. Steen - Most expensive javascript ever?

22/07/2009 @ 21:00 UTC

deusx : Hallvord R. M. Steen - Most expensive javascript ever? - "However, one of the world's biggest hardware vendors - whose name every single reader will be familiar with, and whose hardware a good share of you will be using right now - apparently didn't do their homework. When Opera's sysadmin b

Sam Raimi to direct World of Warcraft movie

22/07/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Sam Raimi to direct World of Warcraft movie - two hours of the protagonist grinding to level 60  [via]

Khoi Vinh on two projects reviving newspaper comics in print

22/07/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Khoi Vinh on two projects reviving newspaper comics in print - see also: Newspaper Club and the upcoming McSweeney's newspaper project

Kevin Spacey shows Twitter to David Letterman

22/07/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Kevin Spacey shows Twitter to David Letterman - Letterman gets about 3.5M viewers nightly, about 425% more than Spacey's followers

ISS construction

22/07/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : ISS construction - Great isomorphic animation

A Chinese man suspected of stealing a prototype for the fourth generation iPhone has committed su...

22/07/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

Greg Storey : A Chinese man suspected of stealing a prototype for the fourth generation iPhone has committed suicide. - That's sad. Hey, did anyone get any spy photos?

Kevin Spacey explains Twitter

22/07/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

nelson : Kevin Spacey explains Twitter - Now we know for sure David Letterman is an old man

Damn Interesting • Steely-Eyed Hydronauts of the Mariana

22/07/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

gleuschk : Damn Interesting • Steely-Eyed Hydronauts of the Mariana - yet another instance of exploration deferred indefinitely as we get distracted by some other shiny thing

How would you describe the Syracuse scene? - Tristate Region - Chowhound

22/07/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

gleuschk : How would you describe the Syracuse scene? - Tristate Region - Chowhound - lots of suggestions here I've never heard of

SEEDMAGAZINE.COM § MATHEMATICIANS: An Outer View of the Inner World

22/07/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

gleuschk : SEEDMAGAZINE.COM § MATHEMATICIANS: An Outer View of the Inner World - Eriko Hironaka: 'whatever mathematics is, it must be beautiful'

Taking Science to Congress

22/07/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

gleuschk : Taking Science to Congress - great talk from ex-Congressman John Porter about what scientists can/should do w/r/t politics

Theft ends in torn genitals Weird News - The Mercury - The Voice of Tasmania

22/07/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

deusx : Theft ends in torn genitals Weird News - The Mercury - The Voice of Tasmania - "The owner, 28-year-old Olga, agreed to hand over the takings but as she was giving him the money, used her karate skills to knock him to the ground and tie him up with a hairdryer cord. She then locked him in the storeroom and told colleagues she&#

Jaws Wired Shut

22/07/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

deusx : Jaws Wired Shut - "The culinary adventures of a fractured jaw patient. I was lucky enough to avoid being wired shut for the first two weeks of my injury, but now am in for four weeks of the wires, which means only blender foods and liquids. I'm keeping track of

Need cron to run faster than 1 minute? Create a daemon in 60 seconds with shell scripts

22/07/2009 @ 16:00 UTC

bmilleare : Need cron to run faster than 1 minute? Create a daemon in 60 seconds with shell scripts

Webhooks behind the firewall with Reverse HTTP

22/07/2009 @ 14:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Webhooks behind the firewall with Reverse HTTP - Webhooks behind the firewall with Reverse HTTP. Hookout is a Ruby / rack adapter that lets you serve a web application from behind a firewall, by binding to a Reverse HTTP proxy running on the internet (such as the free one provided by reversehttp.net).

Django 1.1 release candidate available

22/07/2009 @ 12:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Django 1.1 release candidate available - Django 1.1 release candidate available. If all goes well, the final release will be out next week.

Fancy Fast Food

22/07/2009 @ 12:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Fancy Fast Food - Fancy Fast Food. “These photographs show extreme makeovers of actual fast food items purchased at popular fast food restaurants.?  [via]

Kernest

22/07/2009 @ 10:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Kernest - like Typekit for free, legal typefaces

wearehugh : Bringing Web Fonts Closer | Kernest - fuck the foundries

MapQuest releases driving directions web service

22/07/2009 @ 09:00 UTC

Andy Baio : MapQuest releases driving directions web service - as Adam points out, now someone could overlay MapQuest routes on Google Maps  [via]

SHA collision finder

22/07/2009 @ 03:00 UTC

nelson : SHA collision finder - Engineers from Zappos code up some Javascript to help find SHA collisions for a contest.

geoDefense

22/07/2009 @ 03:00 UTC

nelson : geoDefense - Very nicely executed iPhone tower defense games

Tvífarar dagsins 3

22/07/2009 @ 03:00 UTC

kaninka.net : Tvífarar dagsins 3 - Alison Moyet, söngkona Yazoo og Ólína Þorvarðardóttir

Open a banana like a monkey.

22/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Open a banana like a monkey. - That said, never trust a monkey.

Washington — Griselio Torresola, the would-be assassin of...

22/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

kaninka.net : Washington — Griselio Torresola, the would-be assassin of... - Washington — Griselio Torresola, the would-be assassin of President Truman, lies dead on a slab in a local police morgue, shot to death by White House Guards. His accomplice, Oscar Collazo, was seriously wounded. Collazo told police that he and Torresol [via]

TURKISH MAGAZINE ZINEMA COVERS via Blonde Zombies

22/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

kaninka.net : TURKISH MAGAZINE ZINEMA COVERS via Blonde Zombies - TURKISH MAGAZINE ZINEMA COVERS Blonde Zombies [via]

Your future husband will be a nudist cult doctor (via Namey...

22/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

kaninka.net : Your future husband will be a nudist cult doctor (via Namey... - Your future husband will be a nudist cult doctor (via Namey McNamerson) [via]

The Psychology of Cyberspace

22/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

WillPate : The Psychology of Cyberspace

Threadless prints Three Keyboard Cat Moon shirt

22/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Threadless prints Three Keyboard Cat Moon shirt - the meme mashup earned the highest score and most votes ever  [via]

22/07/2009 @ 01:00 UTC

kaninka.net :

WSJ on Michigan credit unions using the lottery effect to encourage saving

22/07/2009 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : WSJ on Michigan credit unions using the lottery effect to encourage saving - they offset the winnings with a slightly lower interest rate  [via]

Engine Yard's SHA-1 programming contest

22/07/2009 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Engine Yard's SHA-1 programming contest - the approaches include crowdsourcing from Zappos and Dolores Labs, but the current leader is using 4 Nvidia GPUs

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