Nelson Minar blogs at http://pinboard.in/u:nelson xml

Eve's girl pirate corp

10/02/2010 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : Eve's girl pirate corp - Interview with the founder of Hellcats, an all-women pirate corporation in Eve Online

The Anatomy of a Whale

10/02/2010 @ 18:00 UTC

nelson : The Anatomy of a Whale - Great example of a Twitter engineer investigation into performance problems

$8 for plane blanket

9/02/2010 @ 17:00 UTC

nelson : $8 for plane blanket - Commercial air travel just gets more and more hideous

Eve ship costs

9/02/2010 @ 17:00 UTC

nelson : Eve ship costs - What the various ships in Eve cost, in terms of hours of play or US dollars. The crazy thing about Eve is these ships can be destroyed, value obliterated

Mouse tracking pictures

9/02/2010 @ 17:00 UTC

nelson : Mouse tracking pictures - Simple data visualization, looks fun

How do we kick our synchronous addiction?

9/02/2010 @ 17:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : How do we kick our synchronous addiction? - How do we kick our synchronous addiction?: I've been wondering about this too...

nelson : Async programming is hard - Nice overview of current inadequate options for asynchronous programming

Alaska Nanooks video

9/02/2010 @ 16:00 UTC

nelson : Alaska Nanooks video - Awesome hockey intro video: polar bears in fighter jets!

Tiny Speck / Glitch

9/02/2010 @ 16:00 UTC

nelson : Tiny Speck / Glitch - Stewart Butterfield and Cal Henderson's new game company

GroupTweet

8/02/2010 @ 18:00 UTC

nelson : GroupTweet - Twitter reflector: set up an account that broadcasts tweets to a group

Pedobear at the Olympics

8/02/2010 @ 17:00 UTC

nelson : Pedobear at the Olympics - 4chan's lulzy pedophile mascot shows up in a Polish paper as part of the Vancouver Winter Olympics

How VORs work

6/02/2010 @ 17:00 UTC

nelson : How VORs work - PDF describing this effective navigation beacon

mathowie's photo work flow

6/02/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

nelson : mathowie's photo work flow - Very simple, not too intensive. Key thing is Matt has a great eye

Twitter's code swarm

6/02/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

nelson : Twitter's code swarm - Amazing visualization of project checkin activity at Twitter

Super Bowl as film

6/02/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

nelson : Super Bowl as film - Super Bowl produced in the style of Tarantino, Lynch, Anderson, etc

Apple Bandai Pippin

4/02/2010 @ 21:01 UTC

nelson : Apple Bandai Pippin - Apple's foray into settop box hardware in 1996

WoW auction house in browser?

3/02/2010 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : WoW auction house in browser? - Blizzard is opening up the economic part of Warcraft to players outside the game. Web browser or iPhone based trading

War and Peace

3/02/2010 @ 17:00 UTC

nelson : War and Peace - The game Civilization, reduced to one button

http://to./

3/02/2010 @ 03:00 UTC

nelson : http://to./ - It's a valid URL, and it works.

Cat Massage

2/02/2010 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : Cat Massage - When is the best time for cat massage? Whenever!

Le Corbusier

2/02/2010 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : Le Corbusier - collection of portraits

iPhone Explorer

2/02/2010 @ 18:00 UTC

nelson : iPhone Explorer - Lets you mount your iPhone as a USB drive

Curt Schilling's game startup

2/02/2010 @ 04:00 UTC

nelson : Curt Schilling's game startup - A baseball star funds a gaming company. What could possibly go wrong? Oh, other than the $28 million.

Rod Begbie : A business school grilling for Curt Schilling? - Curt, we'll always love you for "the bloody sock" and 2004. Always. But you? Are a fucking idiot with all the business sense of my right nut. [via#

Highcharts

1/02/2010 @ 18:00 UTC

nelson : Highcharts - Interactive Javascript charts, easy to produce?

@pilottools

1/02/2010 @ 00:00 UTC

nelson : @pilottools - Twitter bot for pilots, private beta

Shackleton's expedition

31/01/2010 @ 18:00 UTC

nelson : Shackleton's expedition - Amazing Google Earth annotated map

xml
Upian.