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VVVVVV

24/01/2010 @ 06:00 UTC

Andy Baio : VVVVVV - Terry Cavanagh's brilliant new platformer built around a single game mechanic

CNN's 360° video of Port-au-Prince

23/01/2010 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : CNN's 360° video of Port-au-Prince - don't miss the second and third videos  [via]

YouTube's Music Discovery Project

22/01/2010 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : YouTube's Music Discovery Project - Pandora-style playlists based around an artist

Caleb Larsen's sculpture perpetually sells itself on eBay

22/01/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Caleb Larsen's sculpture perpetually sells itself on eBay - here's the currently active auction  [via]

OK Cupid's myths of profile pictures

22/01/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : OK Cupid's myths of profile pictures - more amazing data diving

Zeldman on posthumous hosting and the fragility of the creative web

22/01/2010 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Zeldman on posthumous hosting and the fragility of the creative web - maybe a nonprofit focused on archiving individual authors? Archive.org's wonderful, but it's darkweb

philgyford : Posthumous Hosting and Digital Culture – Jeffrey Zeldman Presents The Daily Report - I've been pondering the same things, wondering about some kind of foundation you pay who will archive a static copy of your sites after your death. (via Waxy)

cobra libre : Posthumous Hosting and Digital Culture - "But there's gold among the dross, and there are web publications that we would do well to preserve for historical purposes. We are not clairvoyants, so we cannot say which fledgling, presently little-read web publications will matter to future historians #

Joseph Ducreux, 18th century French artist turned 4chan meme

21/01/2010 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Joseph Ducreux, 18th century French artist turned 4chan meme - "I've acquired 99 predicaments, but a wench is not one of them"  [via]

Neil Gaiman and Amanda Palmer are engaged

21/01/2010 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Neil Gaiman and Amanda Palmer are engaged - that's a celebrity couple I can get behind

Enter The Magical Mystery Chambers

20/01/2010 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Enter The Magical Mystery Chambers - Wu Tang vocals with beats built from Beatles samples

General Larry Platt's "Pants on the Ground"

20/01/2010 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : General Larry Platt's "Pants on the Ground" - I can't get this out of my head, so you'll suffer too; the General was a crusader in the Atlanta civil rights movement

New York Times to charge for frequent access next year

20/01/2010 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : New York Times to charge for frequent access next year - subscribers get unlimited access, everyone else can view a set number of articles per month

Lukas Ketner's retro style artwork for GET LAMP

20/01/2010 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Lukas Ketner's retro style artwork for GET LAMP - from the artist behind the Panic Atari 2600 boxes

Charting the Beatles

20/01/2010 @ 03:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Charting the Beatles - gorgeous work visualizing collaboration, song keys, work schedule by month, and more  [via]

General Larry Platt's "Pants on the Ground"

20/01/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : General Larry Platt's "Pants on the Ground" - I can't get this out of my head, so you'll suffer too; the General was a crusader in the Atlanta civil rights movement

Caterina Fake on participatory media

20/01/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Caterina Fake on participatory media - a rebuttal to Jaron Lanier's paranoid WSJ op-ed

GameSetWatch's Best of the 2009 Demoscene

20/01/2010 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : GameSetWatch's Best of the 2009 Demoscene - if you have a PC that can handle it, watch it real-time instead of the videos

OK Go explains why their new YouTube video can't be embedded

19/01/2010 @ 07:00 UTC

Andy Baio : OK Go explains why their new YouTube video can't be embedded - a microcosm of the current state of the music industry  [via]

WSJ writer follows a man trying to rescue his family in Haiti

18/01/2010 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : WSJ writer follows a man trying to rescue his family in Haiti - the story's being updated in real-time on Facebook

ASCIImeo, Vimeo videos in text

18/01/2010 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : ASCIImeo, Vimeo videos in text - the block mode is my favorite

Baratunde Thurston speculates how MLK might have used Twitter

18/01/2010 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Baratunde Thurston speculates how MLK might have used Twitter - "I just became mayor of The Albany Jail on @foursquare!"

Rod Begbie : What Would Martin Luther King Make of Twitter?: Baratunde Thurston - Thoughtful and funny piece by Baratunde Thurston. [via#

Visual timeline of Crayola color changes from 1903-2010

18/01/2010 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Visual timeline of Crayola color changes from 1903-2010 - Crayola's Law: "The number of colors doubles every 28 years"

2010: Living in the Future

18/01/2010 @ 06:00 UTC

Andy Baio : 2010: Living in the Future - 1972 futurism for kids

Frank Cifaldi's annotated Mr. Gimmick playthrough

18/01/2010 @ 05:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Frank Cifaldi's annotated Mr. Gimmick playthrough - obscure NES gem I'd never heard of, the annotations are expertly done  [via]

nelson : NES Mr. Gimmick - Great annotated playthrough of an obscure Nintendo game. Sort of Kirby aesthetics

Google Australia censors Encyclopedia Dramatica in search results

17/01/2010 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Google Australia censors Encyclopedia Dramatica in search results - offending someone is a really low bar

Oink founder cleared of fraud charges

15/01/2010 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Oink founder cleared of fraud charges - still amazed he was pulling in over $200k in donations a year

Rod Begbie : BBC News - Music file-sharer 'Oink' cleared of fraud - Hurrah! The founder of OiNK's Pink Palace found not-guilty of fraud. So in summary, by getting OiNK shut down, the music industry have achieved: Pissing off a large community of music lovers and no conviction. Good work fellas! [via#

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