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Close the Washington Monument

2/12/2010 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : Close the Washington Monument - fantastic essay by Schneier on security

Eric Meyer : Close the Washington Monument - The most sensible "War on Terror" proposal I've heard all year.

Javascript privacy leaks

2/12/2010 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : Javascript privacy leaks - Practical applications of various data leaks: lots of sites track what other sites you go to

Long Felix Salmon essay on the history and future of Gawker

2/12/2010 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Long Felix Salmon essay on the history and future of Gawker - serious inside baseball; Nick Denton explains the redesign, Anil says they're still blogs, play with it here

craigslisp: THF bay area clathifiedth for jobth, apartmenth, perthonalth, for thale, thervitheth,...

2/12/2010 @ 17:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : craigslisp: THF bay area clathifiedth for jobth, apartmenth, perthonalth, for thale, thervitheth, community, and eventh - craigslisp: THF bay area clathifiedth for jobth, apartmenth, perthonalth, for thale, thervitheth, community, and eventh: hahahaha

Keep a node.js server up with Forever

2/12/2010 @ 16:00 UTC

bmilleare : Keep a node.js server up with Forever - Nice alternative to monit (which I currently use)

Fluid Inconsistencies

2/12/2010 @ 16:00 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Fluid Inconsistencies - Front-end developer Steffan Williams of Gridinator fame digs into some of the rendering inconsistencies across various browsers when dealing with percentage-based widths. Now, I don’t think this is a real problem for flexible, grid-based layouts or

Twiffic Tip (Automation#1) » The Social Media Tool Kit

2/12/2010 @ 15:00 UTC

bmilleare : Twiffic Tip (Automation#1) » The Social Media Tool Kit - Nice tip for automating Twitter and giving something back to your followers

Delicious blog » Changes to Save and Share

2/12/2010 @ 12:00 UTC

philgyford : Delicious blog » Changes to Save and Share - I usually don't mind changes to sites that get lots of users stupidly riled up but, a few nice details aside, the new Delicious 'Save' window does seem a step backward in several ways. And, ouch, that's a lot of unhappy users. (via Ble

YouTube - Breakfast of Booze - Epic Meal Time

2/12/2010 @ 05:00 UTC

joshua : YouTube - Breakfast of Booze - Epic Meal Time

YouTube - Charles Phoenix's Cherpumple: The "Monster" Pie-Cake

2/12/2010 @ 05:00 UTC

joshua : YouTube - Charles Phoenix's Cherpumple: The "Monster" Pie-Cake

Rule 34 NSFW

2/12/2010 @ 03:00 UTC

nelson : Rule 34 NSFW - Archive of pornographic cartoon drawings on various unlikely topics like Warcraft, Futurama, Zelda, etc

YouTube - Blue Angels - RAW COCKPIT FOOTAGE

2/12/2010 @ 01:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : YouTube - Blue Angels - RAW COCKPIT FOOTAGE - YouTube - Blue Angels - RAW COCKPIT FOOTAGE: that video is full of awesome

Shop Vac

2/12/2010 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Shop Vac - incredible fan-made kinetic typography for a Jonathan Coulton song

Rod Begbie : Shop Vac - Fantastic text-animation for a Jonathan Coulton song. [via#

Why is Scrooge McDuck in Germany named after a 7th-century Frankish king?

2/12/2010 @ 00:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Why is Scrooge McDuck in Germany named after a 7th-century Frankish king? - a Wikipedia deep dive

Google tweaks algorithm in response to NYT DecorMyEyes story

2/12/2010 @ 00:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Google tweaks algorithm in response to NYT DecorMyEyes story - negative user reviews now affect results

Freedom, Trust, and Other Boring Software Features

2/12/2010 @ 00:00 UTC

Anil : Freedom, Trust, and Other Boring Software Features - Providing more evidence that blogging is something you can get better at the longer you do it, my friend Rafe Colburn put out a brilliant post the other day outlining a third kind of software freedom. What Apple offers in exchange for giving up Freedom

Gawker Is A Blog. Just Like Twitter.

2/12/2010 @ 00:00 UTC

Anil : Gawker Is A Blog. Just Like Twitter. - I love blogs. Nick Denton wrote over on Lifehacker about the pending redesign of Gawker's blogs, with a lot of great insights into the leading edge of web publishing today. As with any thoughtful, provocative writing of such length, it inspired some great

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