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n+1: On Egypt

28/01/2011 @ 23:00 UTC

cobra libre : n+1: On Egypt #

VFRmap

28/01/2011 @ 21:00 UTC

nelson : VFRmap - Clean, simple Google Maps style interface to aviation charts

Jeremy Zawodny : VFRMAP - Digital aeronautical charts - VFRMAP - Digital aeronautical charts: nice simple sectional map interface

Al Jazeera's live stream of the Egypt protests

28/01/2011 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Al Jazeera's live stream of the Egypt protests - good context at Reddit and Metafilter, and Xeni has a great roundup; liveblogging at the NYT and Guardian

Nate Silver on approval ratings and re-election odds

28/01/2011 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Nate Silver on approval ratings and re-election odds - modeling a president's chances based on historical approval ratings

Leaky world

28/01/2011 @ 17:00 UTC

nelson : Leaky world - A political arty game about Wikileaks

Earthrounder, twice

28/01/2011 @ 17:00 UTC

nelson : Earthrounder, twice - Guy flies a 182 around the world, twice

Google APIs & Developer Products

28/01/2011 @ 13:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Google APIs & Developer Products - Google APIs & Developer Products. Presented as a sort-of-periodic table. There’s quite a bit of stuff on here I didn’t know about.

Get Lanyrd conference recommendations by email

28/01/2011 @ 13:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Get Lanyrd conference recommendations by email - Get Lanyrd conference recommendations by email. This is the first time I’ve built a custom email subscription feature, and it’s been a very interesting ride. We’re trying to find the right balance between keeping people informed in a timely fashio

Colorblind Leading the Blind

28/01/2011 @ 08:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Colorblind Leading the Blind - Today, Netflix posted some interesting research, tracking the performance of their streaming service on the top ISPs in the U.S. Sadly, the charts were completely useless to me — a pile of mostly-indistinguishable lines. Along with one out of ever

Where people swear

28/01/2011 @ 05:00 UTC

nelson : Where people swear - Analysis of tweets for profanity. Not very clear, other than Utah is polite

Egypt goes offline

28/01/2011 @ 05:00 UTC

nelson : Egypt goes offline - How to remove a whole country from the Internet

Andy Baio : Egypt government shuts down all Internet access - "an action unprecedented in Internet history"  [via]

venomous porridge - Yesterday, Facebook announced some new measures...

28/01/2011 @ 05:00 UTC

Rod Begbie : venomous porridge - Yesterday, Facebook announced some new measures... - Facebook's "security" feature circumvented by Facebook's blatant sharing of default-by-public data. What's the opposite of "security by obscurity"? (Insecurity by publicity?) [via#

Geopastebin

28/01/2011 @ 03:00 UTC

nelson : Geopastebin - Paste in some text geometry describing a space, it maps it!

Muppet Balloon Animals

28/01/2011 @ 03:00 UTC

Rod Begbie : Muppet Balloon Animals - Best thing I've seen all week. [via#

Abalone farm

28/01/2011 @ 01:00 UTC

nelson : Abalone farm - Central coast in California. Tasty, but expensive.

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