Interviewing Ted Rall on Comics Journalism in Afghanistan

22/02/2010 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Interviewing Ted Rall on Comics Journalism in Afghanistan - I'm a huge fan of both indie comics and indie journalism, so I was thrilled to see Pulitzer-nominated cartoonist Ted Rall start a Kickstarter project last month to fund his return to Afghanistan. I may not always agree with his politics, but I've found h

Matt Haughey's updates on Mechanical Turk human spam

22/02/2010 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Matt Haughey's updates on Mechanical Turk human spam - the numbers are relatively small compared to the amount of spam, I wonder where the rest's coming from

4 things to know for NoSQL Django coders - Django nonrel / NoSQL blog - All buttons pressed

22/02/2010 @ 22:00 UTC

joshua : 4 things to know for NoSQL Django coders - Django nonrel / NoSQL blog - All buttons pressed

JavaScript Commodore Emulator

22/02/2010 @ 21:00 UTC

deusx : JavaScript Commodore Emulator - "jsc64 is a Commodore 64 emulator written in JavaScript by Tim de Koning. It's a port of the FC64, the Commodore 64 emulator written in Actionscript by Darron Schall and Claus WahlersThis emulator is meant as a 'proof of concept' and u

Andy Baio : FC64 Commodore 64 emulator in Javascript - a bit CPU-intensive, but it works!

Michael Dirda: The Stories of Heinrich von Kleist

22/02/2010 @ 20:00 UTC

cobra libre : Michael Dirda: The Stories of Heinrich von Kleist - "Fifty years ago, Martin Greenberg tried to determine the particular quality that gives Kleist his startling modernity. He pointed, finally, to 'the questionableness at the heart of his world, the almost diabolical ambiguity of its atmosphere, the way thi [via#

Stryde Hax: The Spy at Harriton High

22/02/2010 @ 20:00 UTC

deusx : Stryde Hax: The Spy at Harriton High - "This investigation into the remote spying allegedly being conducted against students at Lower Merion represents an attempt to find proof of spying and a look into the toolchain used to accomplish spying. "

Andy Baio : The Spy at Harrington High - digging into the tech behind the high school webcam spying scandal

node-v0.1.30

22/02/2010 @ 20:00 UTC

Simon Willison : node-v0.1.30 - node-v0.1.30. A very significant new release of Node.js: the Twisted/Dojo-style Promise abstraction has been removed entirely, causing backwards incompatible changes to a bunch of core APIs. This means the pseudo-blocking Promise.wait() method is gone t [via]

"Do" it fast!

22/02/2010 @ 20:00 UTC

Simon Willison : "Do" it fast! - “Do? it fast!. Tim Caswell’s Do library has been upgraded for compatibility with Node v0.1.30, and now has a clever Do.convert() method which wraps Node’s low-level APIs with the Do libraries “continuable? abstraction.

Slow Cooker Sweet Chicken Chili - All Recipes

22/02/2010 @ 19:00 UTC

deusx : Slow Cooker Sweet Chicken Chili - All Recipes - "Chicken simmers with beans, onions and brown sugar to create a tasty, comforting dish for those cold winter days. Great in warm weather too!"

Padraig O'Sullivan - Building a Small Cassandra Cluster for Testing and Development

22/02/2010 @ 19:00 UTC

deusx : Padraig O'Sullivan - Building a Small Cassandra Cluster for Testing and Development - "For college, I was playing with cassandra and thought I would document my experience in setting up a small cassandra cluster for playing around with. For this article, I actually used virtual machines (3 of them). I am assuming that we have a fresh

[#THRIFT-682] PHP extension doesn't compile on Mac OS X - ASF JIRA

22/02/2010 @ 19:00 UTC

deusx : [#THRIFT-682] PHP extension doesn't compile on Mac OS X - ASF JIRA - "The PHP Thrift extension doesn't compile on Mac OS X, because it's missing byteorder.h. The attached patch works around this issue, but probably isn't the correct implementation. I imagine that it needs to be integrated into autoconf

"Ludwig Minelli, a lawyer and self-described humanitarian, helps people kill themselves."

22/02/2010 @ 16:00 UTC

kaninka.net : "Ludwig Minelli, a lawyer and self-described humanitarian, helps people kill themselves." - “Ludwig Minelli, a lawyer and self-described humanitarian, helps people kill themselves.? - The Atlantic Online | March 2010 | Death Becomes Him | Bruce Falconer

Deleted Images - The Junkyard of Art

22/02/2010 @ 16:00 UTC

kaninka.net : Deleted Images - The Junkyard of Art

"We were told that Steven Kazmierczak, who killed five students and then himself at NIU one year ...

22/02/2010 @ 16:00 UTC

kaninka.net : "We were told that Steven Kazmierczak, who killed five students and then himself at NIU one year ago,..." - “We were told that Steven Kazmierczak, who killed five students and then himself at NIU one year ago, was a sweet, unassuming, overachieving grad student who inexplicably snapped. He was not.? - NIU Shooting Back Story - Steven Kazmierczak and School

"TM: We got a black president and we lost Michael. Other than that, what is happening? What are w...

22/02/2010 @ 16:00 UTC

kaninka.net : "TM: We got a black president and we lost Michael. Other than that, what is happening? What are we..." - “TM: We got a black president and we lost Michael. Other than that, what is happening? What are we talkin’ about? Tiger. He’s a fucking golfer. He’s just a fucking golfer. SR: He’s still a very impressive example of a guy fucking up. TM: I t

Review of Bruno Maag’s and my BrightType talks

22/02/2010 @ 12:00 UTC

Richard Rutter : Review of Bruno Maag’s and my BrightType talks - With comments from both of us.

Conan O'Brien's Next Appearances Could Be on Stage

22/02/2010 @ 10:00 UTC

Rod Begbie : Conan O'Brien's Next Appearances Could Be on Stage - Intriguing prospect -- Conan O'Brien to tour his chat show during the period when he's contractually forbidden from hosting on TV? #

Ryan Tomayko on Github's development process

22/02/2010 @ 10:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Ryan Tomayko on Github's development process - Ryan Tomayko on Github’s development process. In the comments—a fascinating insight in to how GitHub’s “developers work on whatever is most interesting to them? process manages to achieve really good results.

Cambridge University Engineering Department - Qi Pan

22/02/2010 @ 08:00 UTC

joshua : Cambridge University Engineering Department - Qi Pan

Can you dig it?

22/02/2010 @ 07:00 UTC

Rod Begbie : Can you dig it? - I do not miss Boston winters. [via#

Just Slow Cooking (Crockpot) Recipes - 6,027 slow cooking recipes for you to browse.

22/02/2010 @ 06:00 UTC

deusx : Just Slow Cooking (Crockpot) Recipes - 6,027 slow cooking recipes for you to browse.

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