Hedge maze cheating

30/07/2009 @ 23:00 UTC

nelson : Hedge maze cheating - Lol

Fooling the Wii Fit

30/07/2009 @ 23:00 UTC

cobra libre : Fooling the Wii Fit - "An experiment was carried out where we added one of our spare Miis to Wii Fit. We chose Ben Sisko (pictured) because he's the coolest. Then we weighed in as Ben on alternate days. I weigh about 100 pounds more than Sumana. So day-to-day, Ben's weight flu #

Making Image Overlays Easy with GGroundOverlay and GGeoXML

30/07/2009 @ 23:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Making Image Overlays Easy with GGroundOverlay and GGeoXML - Making Image Overlays Easy with GGroundOverlay and GGeoXML. Surprisingly, there doesn’t appear to be a good online tool for helping align an overlay image with a Google Map and exporting the result as a KML file. This is the best I could find—Yahoo! [via]

Linux Kernel 2.6.30 installation guide for Ubuntu and Debian Linux

30/07/2009 @ 23:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Linux Kernel 2.6.30 installation guide for Ubuntu and Debian Linux - Linux Kernel 2.6.30 installation guide for Ubuntu and Debian Linux: trying to fix shitty Intel video performance on 9.04... sigh

Ubuntu 9.04: New Intel Graphics Drivers

30/07/2009 @ 23:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Ubuntu 9.04: New Intel Graphics Drivers - Ubuntu 9.04: New Intel Graphics Drivers: I'm gonna give this a go...

Why Americans hate single-payer insurance - Paul Krugman Blog - NYTimes.com

30/07/2009 @ 22:00 UTC

jcgregorio : Why Americans hate single-payer insurance - Paul Krugman Blog - NYTimes.com - ""At a recent town-hall meeting in suburban Simpsonville, a man stood up and told Rep. Robert Inglis (R-S.C.) to “keep your government hands off my Medicare.? "" The fact that this took place in Simpsonville just reinforces my men

Lighting up the Internets

30/07/2009 @ 22:00 UTC

Anil : Lighting up the Internets - A few more recent links/responses to posts I've written, collected mostly for my own future reference: Mediabistro published video excerpts of a panel I was on earlier this year, talking about publishing, blogging, ebooks and The Future of It All. Medi

A Serious Man

30/07/2009 @ 21:00 UTC

nelson : A Serious Man - Trailer for new Coen brothers film. Looks tailor-made for @goldman

Amputee astronauts

30/07/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

nelson : Amputee astronauts - Makes a perverse sort of sense

Timeline of knowledge representation

30/07/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : Timeline of knowledge representation - Amateur, but full of interesting links and stuff

Bitch, Co.: Tweet to an Anonymous Account

30/07/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

deusx : Bitch, Co.: Tweet to an Anonymous Account - "For the anonymous release of agency induced angst"

MoneySeize, addictive Flash platformer

30/07/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : MoneySeize, addictive Flash platformer - amazing how much a simple narrative and dialogue adds to the game

How Wolfram Alpha could change software | Developer World - InfoWorld

30/07/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

Linkorama : How Wolfram Alpha could change software | Developer World - InfoWorld - In other words, Wolfram Research is claiming that each page of results returned by the Wolfram Alpha engine is a unique, copyrightable work, like a report or term paper. That makes Wolfram Alpha different not just from classic search engines, but from mos

Internet Evolution - The Big Report - The Right Place for Social Networking?

30/07/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

Linkorama : Internet Evolution - The Big Report - The Right Place for Social Networking? - Bill Hopkins has an even bigger ambition for wikis. The director of global IT for international executive recruiter Egon Zehnder has swapped out nine applications for sharing information in favor of a single wiki-based collaboration system from Socialtext

fault-tolerance.png (PNG Image, 784x393 pixels)

30/07/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

deusx : fault-tolerance.png (PNG Image, 784x393 pixels)

Douglas Rushkoff » Calacanis and Rushkoff Agree

30/07/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

deusx : Douglas Rushkoff » Calacanis and Rushkoff Agree - "So why are Yahoo’s shares down 11% as of mid-afternoon Wednesday, and Microsoft’s up a bit? Because while Microsoft is actually getting something it needs, Yahoo is merely hooking up with the most alpha male company it can still find in order t

Amazing RV

30/07/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

bmilleare : Amazing RV - Pretty sure this was on Top Gear a while back?

Golan Levin at TED on using technology to make synesthetic art

30/07/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Golan Levin at TED on using technology to make synesthetic art - great followup to his 2004 presentation

how to avoid ads in gmail

30/07/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

wearehugh : how to avoid ads in gmail - "you need 1 catastrophic event or tragedy for every 167 words"

nelson : Avoiding gmail ads - Simply make sure tragic words are in every mail

Andy Baio : How to Avoid Ads in Gmail - just add tragic words to your signature  [via]

Simon Willison : How to avoid ads in gmail - How to avoid ads in gmail. “After extensive testing I’ve discovered you need 1 catastrophic event or tragedy for every 167 words in the rest of the email.?

WPS: PostScript for the Web

30/07/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : WPS: PostScript for the Web - WPS: PostScript for the Web: PDF and PS rendering using Canvas and Javascript. That is kind of awesome.

deusx : WPS: PostScript for the Web - "Welcome to WPS, a PostScript and PDF interpreter for HTML 5 canvas. "

Launch years of today's most popular websites

30/07/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Launch years of today's most popular websites - from IMBD in 1992 to Bing earlier this year  [via]

Spotify + sharemyplaylists.com = good

30/07/2009 @ 14:00 UTC

philgyford : Spotify + sharemyplaylists.com = good - I had exactly the same problem with Spotify -- unsure what to listen to. ShareMyPlaylists does seem like a good way in.

Spotify playlist: Chart Hits 83

30/07/2009 @ 14:00 UTC

philgyford : Spotify playlist: Chart Hits 83 - I made a playlist of that K-Tel double cassette compilation I was banging on about a while back. A few omissions, but otherwise it's all there.

miles davis & the cool - The Gaslight Anthem (via anti4it)

30/07/2009 @ 13:00 UTC

kaninka.net : miles davis & the cool - The Gaslight Anthem (via anti4it) [via]

Collection: Search Patterns

30/07/2009 @ 13:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Collection: Search Patterns - Collection: Search Patterns. Peter Morville’s enormous collection of screenshots of search engine interfaces.

Today's News and Yahoo!'s Developer Program

30/07/2009 @ 12:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Today's News and Yahoo!'s Developer Program - Today’s News and Yahoo!’s Developer Program. “For SearchMonkey and BOSS, we currently do not have anything concrete to tell you? ... “We wanted to let you know that today’s news does not affect these products [YUI, YQL, Pipes]?.

Andy Baio : Yahoo! Developer Network on the Microsoft announcement - BOSS and Searchmonkey up in the air, everything else unaffected (directly)  [via]

Photo

30/07/2009 @ 11:00 UTC

kaninka.net : Photo

Yahoo! BOSS team on the Microsoft announcement

30/07/2009 @ 10:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Yahoo! BOSS team on the Microsoft announcement - "honestly, the team is still absorbing the implications and we just don't know"  [via]

Wired on Google's Microsoft Moment

30/07/2009 @ 09:00 UTC

Anil : Wired on Google's Microsoft Moment - If you liked my post on Google's Microsoft Moment last week, you may well enjoy Fred Vogelstein's detailed piece in this month's Wired. I think no small part of the reason so many people enjoyed my post and responded to it was that I deliberately chose a

Upgrade Xbox 360 hard drive

30/07/2009 @ 06:00 UTC

Rod Begbie : Upgrade Xbox 360 hard drive - How to upgrade an XBox 360 hard drive from 20Gb to 120Gb without paying MS a stupid amount of premium for it coming in a plastic shell. I just did this and it was a pain in the ass, but I saved over $100. I think that was worth it! #

(via Noah Kalina)

30/07/2009 @ 03:00 UTC

kaninka.net : (via Noah Kalina) [via]

Yahoo committed seppuku today « The Jason Calacanis Weblog

30/07/2009 @ 03:00 UTC

deusx : Yahoo committed seppuku today « The Jason Calacanis Weblog - "Yahoo committed seppuku today. The once proud warrior of the internet space laid down its sword, knelt at the feet of Microsoft and gutted itself today. There was no honor in this death, it was one brought by the shame of losing to Google and a l

Milestones in manhood.

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Milestones in manhood. - A little light reading for a Thursday morning.

Through a touching story of his fathers career, Bill Simmons announces his own retirement from Pa...

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Through a touching story of his fathers career, Bill Simmons announces his own retirement from Page 2. - Looking forward to seeing his next step.

Rob wants to give you a high five.

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Rob wants to give you a high five. - Get ready!

A stroll down First Avenue.

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Greg Storey : A stroll down First Avenue.

Star Wars uncut.

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Star Wars uncut. - These are not the nerds you are looking for.

You should be reading Anil Dash.

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Greg Storey : You should be reading Anil Dash. - Agreed. He's one sharp tack.

"The primary problem with newspaper companies isn't their revenue. It's the size and scope of the...

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Greg Storey : "The primary problem with newspaper companies isn't their revenue. It's the size and scope of their operations." - So how do you make cuts that won't kill the creation of the main product?

Landing.

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Landing.

Color scheme designer.

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Color scheme designer. - I love the scheme preview. Very well done. Thanks Janine.

You can invent your way out of any box if you believe you can.

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Greg Storey : You can invent your way out of any box if you believe you can. - I want the motivational poster.

Twitter 101: A special guide for business.

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Twitter 101: A special guide for business. - Including recommended best practices.

Pushbutton.

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Pushbutton. - Forgot to link to this earlier. Go. Read. Now.

"Global warming is the new religion of First World urban elites."

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Greg Storey : "Global warming is the new religion of First World urban elites." - If people can worship a spaghetti monster then I suppose this is possible.

The Secret of Monkey Island, now for the iPhone.

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Greg Storey : The Secret of Monkey Island, now for the iPhone. - Ethan, you may click on that link when all your work is finished for the day. But not until then!

This was no accident.

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Greg Storey : This was no accident. - Dolphins are finally coming out of the closet with their plans to wipe mankind of the planet.

printedandbound: Hemingway in front of the bull - Pamploma,...

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

kaninka.net : printedandbound: Hemingway in front of the bull - Pamploma,... - printedandbound: Hemingway in front of the bull - Pamploma, Spain photo by Robert McAlmon

DoggieLoveDoll, The World’s First Sex Doll For Dogs

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

deusx : DoggieLoveDoll, The World’s First Sex Doll For Dogs - "Q: does it come for female dogs? A: I don’t think it comes for anybody."

Bleeding purple blood? - Yahoo! Answers

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

deusx : Bleeding purple blood? - Yahoo! Answers - Injury, or a normal condition of working at Yahoo!? "I got a piece of glass out of my foot this morning and it started bleeding but the blood was purple! Not dark red, it was actually purple! After I cleaned it and put pressure on it it marblized int

Leaked images from Epic Mickey, dystopian Disney videogame led by Warren Spector

30/07/2009 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Leaked images from Epic Mickey, dystopian Disney videogame led by Warren Spector - fantastically bizarre, and the biggest Cory Doctorow bait I've ever seen

Loren Carpenter's Vol Libre, fractal CG short film from 1980

30/07/2009 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Loren Carpenter's Vol Libre, fractal CG short film from 1980 - online for the first time, with a wonderful backstory

Kirrily Robert's OSCON keynote about women in open-source projects

30/07/2009 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Kirrily Robert's OSCON keynote about women in open-source projects - great talk, with lessons learned from two OS projects with a female majority  [via]

nelson : Women in open source - Awesome talk about gender in the open source world

Mark Andrew Webber's six-foot-long linocut typographic map of Paris

30/07/2009 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Mark Andrew Webber's six-foot-long linocut typographic map of Paris - he's already done NYC, London, and Amsterdam; I also loved his ice type  [via]

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