Tift Merritt

14/06/2010 @ 23:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Tift Merritt - Tift Merritt: maybe I'm behind the times, but I just discovered her today thanks to NPR

Brick-by-brick fussball - England 1-1 USA

14/06/2010 @ 21:00 UTC

Rod Begbie : Brick-by-brick fussball - England 1-1 USA - World Cup highlights reenacted in Lego. [via#

The Old Foodie: Bloomsday Breakfast.

14/06/2010 @ 21:00 UTC

cobra libre : The Old Foodie: Bloomsday Breakfast. #

Get a Safer Phone | Environmental Working Group

14/06/2010 @ 20:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Get a Safer Phone | Environmental Working Group - Get a Safer Phone | Environmental Working Group: check how much radiation your phone generates... my Motorola Droid is pretty bad, it seems. But I rarely have it near me or my head

ClipX - a handy little windows clipboard tool

14/06/2010 @ 19:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : ClipX - a handy little windows clipboard tool - ClipX - a handy little windows clipboard tool: I should put this on my windows boxes

Wikipedia: Banana equivalent dose

14/06/2010 @ 18:00 UTC

cobra libre : Wikipedia: Banana equivalent dose - "Many foods are naturally radioactive, and bananas are particularly so, due to the radioactive potassium-40 they contain. The average radiologic profile of bananas is 3520 picocuries per kg, or roughly 520 picocuries per 150g banana." [via#

Rabble.rule: Detecting a swipe in WebKit

14/06/2010 @ 18:00 UTC

philgyford : Rabble.rule: Detecting a swipe in WebKit - Handy Javascript for using gestures on websites for the iPhone/iPad etc. (via Haddock)

HOWTO: Native iPhone/iPad apps in JavaScript

14/06/2010 @ 17:00 UTC

philgyford : HOWTO: Native iPhone/iPad apps in JavaScript - Nice, clear, simple summary of making websites work more like apps when viewed on iPhone/iPad.

joshua : HOWTO: Native iPhone/iPad apps in JavaScript

Sugar Within Human Bodies Could Power Future Artificial Organs: Scientific American

14/06/2010 @ 16:00 UTC

deusx : Sugar Within Human Bodies Could Power Future Artificial Organs: Scientific American - "Now there is hope that future implants might be powered not by batteries but by the fuels in our bodies that are used for energy. Scientists have shown that fuel cells implanted in rats can successfully generate electricity from sugar in the rodent&

Testing your ePubs with Bookworm : Bookworm ePub reader

14/06/2010 @ 16:00 UTC

deusx : Testing your ePubs with Bookworm : Bookworm ePub reader - "Bookworm isn't just for readers. Publishers can use it to test their ePub files before distributing them, and to experiment with advanced features such as stylesheets and SVG. "

Crowd-sourcing the office stereo, using Twitter and Spotify @ NixonMcInnes: Social media goodness...

14/06/2010 @ 16:00 UTC

philgyford : Crowd-sourcing the office stereo, using Twitter and Spotify @ NixonMcInnes: Social media goodness. Translated. Created. Delivered. - Python script to enable sending Spotify URLs @ a Twitter account which then queue and play, and also scrobble to Last.fm.

Saxon diaries :: The ten most common XSLT programming mistakes

14/06/2010 @ 07:00 UTC

deusx : Saxon diaries :: The ten most common XSLT programming mistakes - "In response to a user recently, I told him he had fallen into the most common elephant trap for XSLT users. Rather than being annoyed, which I half expected, he thanked me and asked me if I could tell him what the next most common elephant traps wer

Why We're So Bad at Managing Risk

14/06/2010 @ 06:00 UTC

WillPate : Why We're So Bad at Managing Risk - " the oil industry would do well to take two lessons from the aeronautics community. First: anything mechanical can and will break -- and that includes back-up systems. Count on it. Second: expect the unexpected. And plan accordingly."

Twitter in 1935

14/06/2010 @ 06:00 UTC

WillPate : Twitter in 1935

Recession 2.0 - Why Canada Won't Escape This Time

14/06/2010 @ 06:00 UTC

WillPate : Recession 2.0 - Why Canada Won't Escape This Time - Government debt-to-GDP is at 82.5% and we have "the most overextended households among the top 20 developed nations"

The Politically Incorrect Guide to Ending Poverty

14/06/2010 @ 06:00 UTC

WillPate : The Politically Incorrect Guide to Ending Poverty - "In the 1990s, Paul Romer revolutionized economics. In the aughts, he became rich as a software entrepreneur. Now he’s trying to help the poorest countries grow rich - by convincing them to establish foreign-run 'charter cities' within th

The Blame Game: Will Maths Apologize to Finance?

14/06/2010 @ 06:00 UTC

WillPate : The Blame Game: Will Maths Apologize to Finance? - French mathematicians defend themselves: “The models worked perfectly well, even during the heart of the 2008 crisis. Each morning they predicted the amount that we would be losing during the day with great accuracy."

This Time Is Different

14/06/2010 @ 06:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : This Time Is Different - This Time Is Different: "If we want to end our oil addiction, we, as citizens, need to pony up: bike to work, plant a garden, do something. So again, the oil spill is my fault. I’m sorry. I haven’t done my part."

U.S. Identifies Vast Riches of Minerals in Afghanistan

14/06/2010 @ 06:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : U.S. Identifies Vast Riches of Minerals in Afghanistan - U.S. Identifies Vast Riches of Minerals in Afghanistan: amazing... and good new in the long run, I hope

The Problem with Derivatives, Quants, and Risk Management Today

14/06/2010 @ 05:00 UTC

WillPate : The Problem with Derivatives, Quants, and Risk Management Today - An interesting interview with the man who trains more quants than anyone else on the planet, Paul Wilmott

EPUBReader - Read ePub just in Firefox

14/06/2010 @ 05:00 UTC

deusx : EPUBReader - Read ePub just in Firefox - "EPUBReader is a Firefox addon which let you read ePub-files just in the browser. You don't need to install additional software! If you click on a link to an ePub-file, you are normally prompted by the Firefox "save as" dialog. With E

Dromarti, handmade Italian leather cycling shoes

14/06/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

jimray : Dromarti, handmade Italian leather cycling shoes

2020 Cycle - Central District - Seattle, WA

14/06/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

jimray : 2020 Cycle - Central District - Seattle, WA

Tips for VMware Fusion Performance :: Shiny Things

14/06/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

jimray : Tips for VMware Fusion Performance :: Shiny Things

Hype Machine's Twitter charts are pretty clever

14/06/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

jimray : Hype Machine's Twitter charts are pretty clever - The look not only at the most tweeted songs but assign a value to the tweeter, based on following/follower ratio, to find the good stuff.

Consider the lobster trap

14/06/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

jimray : Consider the lobster trap - Probably the smartest thing written about Facebook yet

baseJS: A Mobile JavaScript Framework : Paul Armstrong Designs

14/06/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

jimray : baseJS: A Mobile JavaScript Framework : Paul Armstrong Designs

The new NPR.org looks great

14/06/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

jimray : The new NPR.org looks great - And add Scott Simon to the long list of people who look nothing like they sound on the radio

jessenoller.com - So you want to use python on the mac?

14/06/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

jimray : jessenoller.com - So you want to use python on the mac? - Handy guide to getting Python 2.6, easy_install and virtualenv working on a Mac

Help make the Chicago Griddle Guide a reality

14/06/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

jimray : Help make the Chicago Griddle Guide a reality - Chicago is one of my favorite towns to eat in, go help 'em out

Cast Iron Crate - turn your kettle PRO™

14/06/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

jimray : Cast Iron Crate - turn your kettle PRO™ - Modular cast iron grate for your Weber kettle. YES.

robertrv's django-gheat at master - GitHub

14/06/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

jimray : robertrv's django-gheat at master - GitHub - Gheat (google heat maps) for Django

jimray on pinboard

14/06/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

jimray : jimray on pinboard - Just moved 5+ years of delicious bookmarks to pinboard, find me over there. I'm not waiting around to see what MicroBingHoo decides to do with delicious.

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