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Wolfenstein 1-D

24/01/2011 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Wolfenstein 1-D - the legendary FPS converted to a single-pixel line

MIT researchers demonstrate 15 fps holographic display with Kinect

24/01/2011 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : MIT researchers demonstrate 15 fps holographic display with Kinect - one guess what film they referenced for their tests

Foursquare's 2010 activity visualized

24/01/2011 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Foursquare's 2010 activity visualized - useless fact: 224 Wendys checked in at a Wendy's last year, but only one's a mayor

Nancy Duarte visualizes MLK's I Have A Dream speech

23/01/2011 @ 10:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Nancy Duarte visualizes MLK's I Have A Dream speech - categorizing each phrase by present vs. future tense and subject matter on a timeline  [via]

They Were There

22/01/2011 @ 23:00 UTC

Andy Baio : They Were There - a 30-minute short film about IBM by Errol Morris with music by Philip Glass  [via]

The Dow Piano

22/01/2011 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : The Dow Piano - a bit more upbeat: Music of Currency Exchange Rates  [via]

CNN sportswriter tracks down his online haters

21/01/2011 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : CNN sportswriter tracks down his online haters - this sounds like a reality show waiting to happen  [via]

ScentScape to add smells to games and videos

21/01/2011 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : ScentScape to add smells to games and videos - revenge of the Digiscent iSmell; finally, we'll be able to smell 4chan  [via]

Infocom acquires Movable Type and the Six Apart brand

21/01/2011 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Infocom acquires Movable Type and the Six Apart brand - no, not that Infocom

Tracking streaming vs. rental availability for 2010's box office hits

21/01/2011 @ 05:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Tracking streaming vs. rental availability for 2010's box office hits - only four of last year's top 50 are streaming on Netflix, but 25 films for rental on iTunes

Horoscoped

21/01/2011 @ 00:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Horoscoped - meta-horoscope derived from 22,000 scraped horoscopes

Making The Glif

20/01/2011 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : Making The Glif - Fantastic blog post describing how to prototype, manufacture, and ship a physical object

Andy Baio : Dan Provost's postmortem on making the Glif - all the tools used for two guys to take a physical product from idea to mass market in five months

Cowclickification

20/01/2011 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Cowclickification - Ian Bogost takes his parody of Facebook Games to the next logical level

Evan Roth's Mashed Up Mashup

20/01/2011 @ 01:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Evan Roth's Mashed Up Mashup - mashing up Girl Talk with Girl Talk  [via]

Starborn

19/01/2011 @ 21:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Starborn - a five-minute interactive story; type the capitalized words to play  [via]

Big Picture creator Alan Taylor moves to The Atlantic

18/01/2011 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Big Picture creator Alan Taylor moves to The Atlantic - I interviewed Alan the month it launched; it now gets 8M pageviews monthly

Aled Lewis' Make Something Cool Every Day

18/01/2011 @ 04:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Aled Lewis' Make Something Cool Every Day - my favorite: Haters Gonna Hate-Bit  [via]

Das Racist's Who's That? Brooown!

18/01/2011 @ 04:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Das Racist's Who's That? Brooown! - playable ode to 8-bit and EGA-era gaming

Plastic.com to shut down one month after 10 year anniversary

17/01/2011 @ 20:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Plastic.com to shut down one month after 10 year anniversary - get nostalgic with the 2001 press release; I love the Kurt Andersen quote  [via]

Data scraping guide

17/01/2011 @ 20:00 UTC

nelson : Data scraping guide - Tips on using Google Refine, getting data out of Flash, PDF, HTML

Andy Baio : ProPublica's guide to scraping data - using free tools to get structured data out of messy HTML, PDFs and Flash  [via]

Music for Shuffle Mode

17/01/2011 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Music for Shuffle Mode - he hid the transition glitches by incorporating them into every track

philgyford : Irvinebrown » Music for Shuffle - I'm listening to this now. It's lovely. Little snippets of music that can be played in any order. Clever Matt.

Pong, Breakout, Pac-Man, and pinball played with living paramecium

17/01/2011 @ 19:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Pong, Breakout, Pac-Man, and pinball played with living paramecium - the full videos go deeper, with several more games

Clay Shirky celebrates 10 years of Wikipedia

15/01/2011 @ 08:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Clay Shirky celebrates 10 years of Wikipedia - it has its faults, but it's still a collective wonder

Gizmodo on one MMO's attempt at crowdsourced justice

15/01/2011 @ 03:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Gizmodo on one MMO's attempt at crowdsourced justice - self-managing communities are difficult to design; I hope they pull it off

Grand Theft Auto Frictionless

14/01/2011 @ 22:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Grand Theft Auto Frictionless - setting the wheel friction to a negative number wreaks havoc with physics  [via]

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