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John Mayer on why he quit Twitter

2/08/2011 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : John Mayer on why he quit Twitter - "I realized about a year ago that I couldn't have a complete thought anymore."  [via]

Space Trek, background scenery from Star Trek episodes

2/08/2011 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Space Trek, background scenery from Star Trek episodes - reminds me of Meme Scenery  [via]

Kirby Ferguson's The Language of Christianity

2/08/2011 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Kirby Ferguson's The Language of Christianity - short "Everything Is A Remix"-style video commissioned by CNN

Distorted scans in Google Books

2/08/2011 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Distorted scans in Google Books - fingers and all  [via]

Boing Boing's collection of hacker stock art

2/08/2011 @ 04:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Boing Boing's collection of hacker stock art - "malicious virus; Install;"

RiffTrax's five-year "best of" reel

2/08/2011 @ 03:00 UTC

Andy Baio : RiffTrax's five-year "best of" reel - the Jurassic Park episode with Weird Al is particularly great

Neil Illusions

2/08/2011 @ 03:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Neil Illusions - see also: Illusion Illusions

Sergey Brin on "To Tell the Truth" in 2000

2/08/2011 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Sergey Brin on "To Tell the Truth" in 2000 - that's one well-prepared bowler

CrowdDB, answering queries with crowdsourcing

29/07/2011 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : CrowdDB, answering queries with crowdsourcing - academic paper proposes SQL queries backed by a Mechanical Turk engine  [via]

Rorschmap

29/07/2011 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Rorschmap - don't miss James Bridle's thinking behind it

nelson : Rorschmap - Clever hack; reflects Google aerial images as through a simple kaleidoscope

Kevin Slavin's TED talk on how algorithms shape our world

29/07/2011 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Kevin Slavin's TED talk on how algorithms shape our world - Roombas, recommenders, and financial algorithms terraforming the Earth  [via]

MTV News on The Internet in 1995

28/07/2011 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : MTV News on The Internet in 1995 - when Moby had hair

Kevin Huizenga's Time Travelling

28/07/2011 @ 10:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Kevin Huizenga's Time Travelling - from the always-excellent What Things Do

Topiary from LulzSec arrested

27/07/2011 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Topiary from LulzSec arrested - his last tweet: "you cannot arrest an idea"

The Crowdfunding Cargo Cult

27/07/2011 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : The Crowdfunding Cargo Cult - companies are trying to clone Kickstarter and the iPhone without understanding why they work

0-DAY ART

27/07/2011 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : 0-DAY ART - related: Street Show, a dead drop for art in NYC  [via]

Stereogum's tribute to the Strokes' Is This It

27/07/2011 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Stereogum's tribute to the Strokes' Is This It - love the Owen Pallett, Frankie Rose, and Real Estate covers

Selected

27/07/2011 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Selected - Mike Guppy replaces classic art with marching ants selections

Sweet Tea

25/07/2011 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Sweet Tea - I'm a regular at Meat Cheese Bread, my favorite sandwich shop in Portland. Even though I'm sick and feel like hell, I ventured out to pick up a to-go order today, because their egg salad sandwich makes everything better. John, the owner, was working the

This American Life's brilliant episode on Intellectual Ventures and patent trolling

25/07/2011 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : This American Life's brilliant episode on Intellectual Ventures and patent trolling - meant to be listened to, not read

NYT on how the deficit got this big

25/07/2011 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : NYT on how the deficit got this big - the chart that should accompany every article on this topic  [via]

Adventure Time with Fionna & Cake preview

25/07/2011 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Adventure Time with Fionna & Cake preview - gender-swapped episode featuring Neil Patrick Harris as Prince Gumball

There's No Wrong Way to Play Monopoly

25/07/2011 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : There's No Wrong Way to Play Monopoly - Marco Arment just linked to this great article about how everyone plays Monopoly wrong. If you read the actual rules, it's a completely different game than the one you likely grew up with — one that moves much, much quicker. Five things I never kn

12x8 pixel display built in Minecraft

24/07/2011 @ 09:00 UTC

Andy Baio : 12x8 pixel display built in Minecraft - don't miss the ridiculous reveal of the redstone circuits at the 2:10 mark  [via]

Infinite Mario in HTML5

24/07/2011 @ 04:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Infinite Mario in HTML5 - porting Notch's original to Javascript; source on Github  [via]

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