Jeopardy world champion Ken Jennings competes in the Disney Store Trivia Challenge

24/08/2011 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Jeopardy world champion Ken Jennings competes in the Disney Store Trivia Challenge - also, he wins for most offensive trivia team name ever  [via]

Top 1000 web sites

24/08/2011 @ 21:00 UTC

nelson : Top 1000 web sites - Google's ad-oriented list of top web properties. Data seems to come from their own sources.

MacRuby on iOS 5?

24/08/2011 @ 21:00 UTC

nelson : MacRuby on iOS 5? - Not sure if there's a better source of info on this

STM with students

24/08/2011 @ 21:00 UTC

nelson : STM with students - User study of software transactional memory; programming students found it hard but wrote better code

GPX + SRTM

24/08/2011 @ 21:00 UTC

nelson : GPX + SRTM - Take a GPS track and look up the elevation profile

Earthquake tweet map

24/08/2011 @ 21:00 UTC

nelson : Earthquake tweet map - Animation of the spread of tweets about the Virginia quake

Retaliation, a weaponized build monitor

24/08/2011 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Retaliation, a weaponized build monitor - automatically targets who broke the codebase and fires foam missiles at them  [via]

Talk O' Clock

24/08/2011 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Talk O' Clock - like using ChatRoulette as an alarm clock  [via]

Programmable piano in Minecraft

24/08/2011 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Programmable piano in Minecraft - at 1:10, he places notes on the virtual piano roll; he also made a pig-powered slot machine and 5-channel sequencer

GameStop is evil

24/08/2011 @ 20:00 UTC

nelson : GameStop is evil - Horrible game retailer is removing coupons for a competitor's product

Dots

24/08/2011 @ 20:00 UTC

nelson : Dots - nice animated gif

Dan Cohen animates the "So What" sheet music

24/08/2011 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Dan Cohen animates the "So What" sheet music - shockingly good teaching tool; more here  [via]

Understanding 9/11

24/08/2011 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Understanding 9/11 - the Internet Archive's 3,000 hours of TV news from September 11

Bit-squatting

24/08/2011 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : Bit-squatting - Weird attack: register domain names that are a single cosmic ray bit-flip from well known domains, collect traffic from memory errors

Aporkalypse tour

24/08/2011 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : Aporkalypse tour - Video showing off the Minecraft server I play on

Lynda Barry tumblr

24/08/2011 @ 18:00 UTC

nelson : Lynda Barry tumblr - The beloved cartoonist has a tumblr of her work!

What was daily life like before almost everyone had cell phones? - Quora

24/08/2011 @ 12:00 UTC

philgyford : What was daily life like before almost everyone had cell phones? - Quora - I love the responses to this question. I remember it all of course, and it's not that long ago, but it still seems like another world. (via @tomcoates)

Voices Of East Anglia: Inside the Oxford Street HMV Store in the Sixties

24/08/2011 @ 09:00 UTC

philgyford : Voices Of East Anglia: Inside the Oxford Street HMV Store in the Sixties - Lots of great photos of what it used to look like. I love that sweeping staircase. (via @antimega)

AbstractSingletonProxyFactoryBean (Spring Framework API 2.5)

24/08/2011 @ 04:00 UTC

Rod Begbie : AbstractSingletonProxyFactoryBean (Spring Framework API 2.5) - This is real. Also, why I'm glad I don't program in Java any more. #

nelson : AbstractSingletonProxyFactoryBean - Java!

Nieman Lab on curation in the age of information abundance

24/08/2011 @ 04:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Nieman Lab on curation in the age of information abundance - digital archivists and content curators are important, but great creators provide valuable context

Chinese cyberwar

24/08/2011 @ 03:00 UTC

nelson : Chinese cyberwar - Chinese military video shows their cyberwar team attacking a Falun Gong site via a US university.

Dragon's Breath

24/08/2011 @ 03:00 UTC

nelson : Dragon's Breath - My friend has an app on the app store: helps you know when you have a new move to play in Go

First Watch: The Decemberists, 'Calamity Song' : All Songs Considered Blog : NPR

24/08/2011 @ 01:00 UTC

philgyford : First Watch: The Decemberists, 'Calamity Song' : All Songs Considered Blog : NPR - Music video based on the Eschaton tennis scene from David Foster Wallace's novel 'Infinite Jest'. Totally. Awe. Some. My insides have been touched all over.

Vi Hart on the science and math of sound

24/08/2011 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Vi Hart on the science and math of sound - from my favorite mathemusician  [via]

Stypi

24/08/2011 @ 00:00 UTC

nelson : Stypi - "Google Wave done right". You've gotta give this Y-Combinator startup credit for moxie

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