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A Model of Mobile Community: Designing User Interfaces to Support Group Interaction

21/12/2009 @ 23:00 UTC

Linkorama : A Model of Mobile Community: Designing User Interfaces to Support Group Interaction - This article proposes several models of community, including a model of “mobile community?—an extension of physical community merged with online community. The authors also provide examples of how these models have contributed to the development of

Sage: Open Source Mathematics Software

21/12/2009 @ 22:00 UTC

jcgregorio : Sage: Open Source Mathematics Software - Wow. A little clunky, maybe it's just the version packaged for ubuntu, but man does this have potential!

Parks and Recreation : The Halle Cultural Arts Center

21/12/2009 @ 22:00 UTC

jcgregorio : Parks and Recreation : The Halle Cultural Arts Center - A very very nice space, rooms available to rent by the hour for events.

Sup Rocks

21/12/2009 @ 22:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Sup Rocks - Sup Rocks: interesting linux console email client I hadn't seen. oh, and Justin works for Amazon now, huh?

fuse-gae - Project Hosting on Google Code

21/12/2009 @ 21:00 UTC

wearehugh : fuse-gae - Project Hosting on Google Code - nice hack that exposes the new AppEngine Blob API as a FUSE filesystem. Behold, the mythical GDrive! File size is apparently limited to 50MB, but I'm sure that could be worked around somehow.

Daring Fireball: Why the HTML5 'Video' Element Is Effectively Unusable, Even in the Browsers Whic...

21/12/2009 @ 21:00 UTC

wearehugh : Daring Fireball: Why the HTML5 'Video' Element Is Effectively Unusable, Even in the Browsers Which Support It

Irradiated Software - Cinch

21/12/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

joshua : Irradiated Software - Cinch - drag windows to left, right, or top, for half or full screenification. like sizeup

deusx : Irradiated Software - Cinch - "Cinch gives you simple, mouse-driven window management by defining the left, right, and top edges of your screen as 'hot zones'. Drag a window until the mouse cursor enters one of these zones then drop the window to have it cinch into plac

The annual ALA Survey is looking for answers.

21/12/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

Greg Storey : The annual ALA Survey is looking for answers. - It's very helpful and insightful for all of us in the industry, take a few minutes and fill it out. #

HP's face-tracking software is racist

21/12/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : HP's face-tracking software is racist - in their official response, they blame "insufficient foreground lighting"  [via]

Avatar opens to $232M worldwide.

21/12/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Avatar opens to $232M worldwide. - Shane, are you both happy and impressed? #

The Transportation Department does what Congress should have done decades ago.

21/12/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

Greg Storey : The Transportation Department does what Congress should have done decades ago. - Thank you Secretary LaHood. #

Review: The Big and Easy Bottle Brew - Beer, Wine, Homebrew, and Everything Fermentable! - fermen...

21/12/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

deusx : Review: The Big and Easy Bottle Brew - Beer, Wine, Homebrew, and Everything Fermentable! - fermentarium.com - "It is perfect for anyone short on space (like a dorm room – but you never heard that from me), or anyone who wants to get their feet wet with home brewing."

Carbonating at Home with Improvised Equipment and Soda Fountains

21/12/2009 @ 18:00 UTC

deusx : Carbonating at Home with Improvised Equipment and Soda Fountains - "Carbonating tap water to make seltzer is easy, fast, and absurdly inexpensive with my improvised apparatus. All that is required is to place CO2 (carbon dioxide) gas in agitated contact with chilled water for a few seconds. In this essay, I'll

My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-12-20)

21/12/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

kaninka.net : My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-12-20) - My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2009-12-20): Pulp (8) Kent (6) Ólafur Arnalds (5) Small Brown Bike (2) Massive Attack (2) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz

Round-robin Django setup with nginx

21/12/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Round-robin Django setup with nginx - Round-robin Django setup with nginx. An nginx trick I didn’t know: a low proxy_connect_timeout value (e.g. 2 seconds) combined with the proxy_next_upstream setting means that if one of your backends breaks a user won’t even see an error, they’ll j

41 Cooper Square.

21/12/2009 @ 16:00 UTC

Greg Storey : 41 Cooper Square. - New York, you are a lucky duck. #

LA025 and LA026.

21/12/2009 @ 16:00 UTC

Greg Storey : LA025 and LA026. - #

"The ABC's of Branding" Poster

21/12/2009 @ 16:00 UTC

Cameron Moll : "The ABC's of Branding" Poster - "Using no ink whatsoever, these 18"x24" posters are foil stamped and embossed to create an alphabet composed of letters from many of the more famous (and some infamous) logos of all time."

The Picture Table

21/12/2009 @ 16:00 UTC

Cameron Moll : The Picture Table - Ivydesign's Picture Table is appropriately titled. It switches from picture to table and back again. (Additional photos.)

The Known Universe

21/12/2009 @ 16:00 UTC

Cameron Moll : The Known Universe - The Known Universe. A captivating look at our little world in the context of the cosmos.

The Best and Worst Identities of 2009

21/12/2009 @ 15:00 UTC

Cameron Moll : The Best and Worst Identities of 2009 - Brand New: The Best and Worst Identities of 2009. Notables: LendingTree, MyFonts, New York Public Library.

DesignChat #34: Cameron Moll

21/12/2009 @ 15:00 UTC

Cameron Moll : DesignChat #34: Cameron Moll - Missed last week's live DesignChat with Ryan McGovern and myself? Watch it here.

nevver: Arbus

21/12/2009 @ 12:00 UTC

kaninka.net : nevver: Arbus

Every day the same dream

21/12/2009 @ 11:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Every day the same dream - think outside the box  [via]

nelson : Every day the same dream - Poetic little indie game, takes some warming up

cobra libre : Every day the same dream #

Ed Piskor releases Wizzywig Volume 1 and 2 for free download

21/12/2009 @ 11:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Ed Piskor releases Wizzywig Volume 1 and 2 for free download - fictional comic history about the hacking/phreaking scene; I bought both and am anxiously awaiting Volume 3  [via]

Palm Developer Network Blog » Project Ares Open Beta

21/12/2009 @ 07:00 UTC

deusx : Palm Developer Network Blog » Project Ares Open Beta - "The heart of Ares is its visual drag-and-drop interface builder. The interface builder makes it simple to build complex layouts that adapt to orientation changes and support multiple webOS devices. The visual debugger in Ares goes far beyond the deb

lsyncd live syncing mirror demon

21/12/2009 @ 06:00 UTC

joshua : lsyncd live syncing mirror demon - Lsyncd uses rsync to synchronize local directories with a remote machine running rsyncd. Lsyncd watches multiple directories trees through inotify. The first step after adding the watches is to rsync all directories with the remote host, and then sync sin

Jeremy Zawodny : lsyncd - lsyncd: Lsyncd uses rsync to synchronize local directories with a remote machine running rsyncd. Lsyncd watches multiple directories trees through inotify.

Britney Murphy is dead.

21/12/2009 @ 03:00 UTC

Greg Storey : Britney Murphy is dead. - She was only 32. #

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