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The 10 Least Successful Holiday Specials of All Time « Whatever

28/12/2009 @ 04:00 UTC

deusx : The 10 Least Successful Holiday Specials of All Time « Whatever

Eric Meyer : The 10 Least Successful Holiday Specials of All Time - Now going on five years old, and a total classic for every one of those years as well as all the years yet to be.

Google Maps India evolves driving directions to use local landmarks

18/12/2009 @ 10:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Google Maps India evolves driving directions to use local landmarks - street names are often unknown, so they just describe what you'll pass by

Eric Meyer : Go thataway: Google Maps India learns to navigate like a local - Awesome. Now please do this everywhere else.

Matter of life, death - St. Petersburg Times

11/12/2009 @ 18:01 UTC

jcgregorio : Matter of life, death - St. Petersburg Times - """I am scheduled to begin dying on Feb. 1, 2010."""

Eric Meyer : Matter of life, death - Oh, look, rationing of care and death panels are already in effect! Now how did THAT happen?

Interview with John Marcotte, Author of the 2010 California Protection of Marriage Act

10/09/2009 @ 21:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Interview with John Marcotte, Author of the 2010 California Protection of Marriage Act - Thank God someone is finally taking a principled stand on the protection of marriage.

Fujitsu care deeply about the layout of their code

9/09/2009 @ 16:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Fujitsu care deeply about the layout of their code - That source code isn't the "House of Leaves" of HTML, it's "The Da Vinci Code".

Bulletproof @font-face syntax

5/09/2009 @ 00:01 UTC

Cameron Moll : Bulletproof @font-face syntax - Bulletproof @font-face syntax. Bear in mind we'll likely see numerous presentations of @font-face syntax in the coming months, but the exploration and thinking here looks solid.

Eric Meyer : Bulletproof @font-face syntax - Really worth a read even if you're not planning to use custom fonts any time soon.

Implementor feedback on new elements in HTML5 from Maciej Stachowiak on 2009-09-01 (public-html@w...

1/09/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

wearehugh : Implementor feedback on new elements in HTML5 from Maciej Stachowiak on 2009-09-01 (public-html@w3.org from September 2009) - "In this message I'm trying to represent the views of Apple"

Eric Meyer : Implementor feedback on new elements in HTML5 from Maciej Stachowiak - One implementor community's perspective on the additions to HTML. Summary: "cool! except maybe one or two bits".

構造化美少女W3C? (W3C Girl)

27/08/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : 構造化美少女W3C? (W3C Girl) - Need translation SO BAD. Awesome. The chapter 1 title page rocks my socks into a box of rocks.

pdfpirate.net - free, online and no limits pdf restriction remover

27/08/2009 @ 16:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : pdfpirate.net - free, online and no limits pdf restriction remover - I'm totally unsurprised that this exists, but I am a little surprised that it's taken this long to emerge. (Maybe it just took me this long to hear about it.)

"Caruso Can't Touch You": A Road Map to Success

13/08/2009 @ 22:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : "Caruso Can't Touch You": A Road Map to Success - I like the "Short Cuts" touch.

Mr. Richard Roll, Esq.

4/08/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Mr. Richard Roll, Esq. - This would make for a great standalone blog, internet meme, or parlor game.

Bobby McFerrin Demonstrates the Power of the Pentatonic Scale

31/07/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Bobby McFerrin Demonstrates the Power of the Pentatonic Scale - This is fantastic. Watch it.

joshua : World Science Festival 2009: Bobby McFerrin Demonstrates the Power of the Pentatonic Scale on Vimeo - he turns the audience into a instrument and then plays it

Is Barack Obama An American Citizen?

28/07/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Is Barack Obama An American Citizen? - Obviously not: three completely different conceptual frameworks say no, and we must never question frameworks!

Why We Must Ration Health Care

26/07/2009 @ 05:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Why We Must Ration Health Care - A better title for the article would have been "We Already Ration Health Care". Because, as the article makes clear, we do. (I've been making this argument for a while now.)

Unwebbable

21/07/2009 @ 16:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Unwebbable - Food for extended thought.

Some E-Books Are More Equal Than Others - Pogue’s Posts Blog - NYTimes.com

18/07/2009 @ 00:00 UTC

deusx : Some E-Books Are More Equal Than Others - Pogue’s Posts Blog - NYTimes.com - "This is ugly for all kinds of reasons. Amazon says that this sort of thing is “rare,? but that it can happen at all is unsettling; we’ve been taught to believe that e-books are, you know, just like books, only better. Already, we’ve learned

Andy Baio : Amazon ironically removes books from the Kindle - related: Amazon's Final Message to Its Creation

Eric Meyer : Some E-Books Are More Equal Than Others - So long, 1984. Big Brother never had a chance.

Michael Bay Finally Made An Art Movie

14/07/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Michael Bay Finally Made An Art Movie - You could easily argue that cinema critique, as an artform, has all been leading up to this.

Genre microfiction

14/07/2009 @ 16:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Genre microfiction - A final packet slipped through the gateway. Blogging! On our wedding day! [web]

French Toast and Bacon Cupcakes

12/07/2009 @ 06:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : French Toast and Bacon Cupcakes - One day I will make these and they will be mine. Oh yes.

Retro Comedy: The 15 Creepiest Vintage Ads Of All Time

12/07/2009 @ 03:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Retro Comedy: The 15 Creepiest Vintage Ads Of All Time - Jesus wept.

The Brads - Learning About Contrast in Design

9/07/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : The Brads - Learning About Contrast in Design - You know what? I really think I learned something today. Love the format, too!

IE6ify Bookmarklet

6/07/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : IE6ify Bookmarklet - Someone turn this into a Firefox/JetPack extension STAT.

HomeSite Discontinued

1/07/2009 @ 14:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : HomeSite Discontinued - The application that launched a thousand thousand sites is put out to pasture. A moment of silence, please.

deusx : Nick Bradbury: HomeSite Discontinued - "It's been almost 15 years since I created HomeSite, and I stopped working on it in 1998 when I left Allaire Corporation. Several other developers took over after I left, but to the best of my knowledge nobody has touched it for several years,

A Long Way to the Top

25/06/2009 @ 22:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : A Long Way to the Top - I think we all, in one way or another, have been there.

Cleveland Clinic pushes into future

19/06/2009 @ 21:01 UTC

Eric Meyer : Cleveland Clinic pushes into future - We could do a lot worse than rework the U.S. health care system on these lines. Actually, we already have.

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