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Illustrated permutations

14/01/2012 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : Illustrated permutations - Nice demo of various shuffling algorithms

Bufferbloat paper

13/01/2012 @ 23:00 UTC

nelson : Bufferbloat paper - Gettys writes up his analysis of a big Internet problem as a proper paper

Open source intertial guidance

13/01/2012 @ 23:00 UTC

nelson : Open source intertial guidance - Project to build an inertial guidance system in open source

iPhone 4 Gyroscope

13/01/2012 @ 23:00 UTC

nelson : iPhone 4 Gyroscope - Pictures of the MEMS magic

Car location database

13/01/2012 @ 23:00 UTC

nelson : Car location database - California police bypass privacy laws by using private firms' databases

GelaSkins

13/01/2012 @ 18:00 UTC

nelson : GelaSkins - Designy cases and covers for iPhones, etc

Duck Duck Douche

13/01/2012 @ 04:00 UTC

nelson : Duck Duck Douche - It's funny

iSmoothRun

13/01/2012 @ 04:00 UTC

nelson : iSmoothRun - GPS tracker / fitness timer for iPhone. Uses iPhone as a pedometer to correct flaky GPS reports.

BitBucket postmortem

13/01/2012 @ 03:00 UTC

nelson : BitBucket postmortem - Downtime because syslog was running blocking TCP. How is that even possible?!

Moonrise Kingdom trailer

13/01/2012 @ 03:00 UTC

nelson : Moonrise Kingdom trailer - New Wes Anderson film: painfully Wes. Great cast!

Twitter: Who to Follow

13/01/2012 @ 02:00 UTC

nelson : Twitter: Who to Follow - My linkblog account picked up 8000 followers in two days, apparently because it was featured.

Flickr Authentication Map

12/01/2012 @ 01:00 UTC

nelson : Flickr Authentication Map - Comparison of their old system to OAuth

Live from CES

12/01/2012 @ 00:00 UTC

nelson : Live from CES - @Mat Honan channels JG Ballard

Danny Sullivan on Google Search+

11/01/2012 @ 23:00 UTC

nelson : Danny Sullivan on Google Search+ - Best search analyst in the industry writes up the latest Internet shitstorm

TellApart ad stats

11/01/2012 @ 23:00 UTC

nelson : TellApart ad stats - Ad placement startup from former Google folks posts some impressive numbers. 9% CTR

Lightroom 4 beta

11/01/2012 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : Lightroom 4 beta - Better geotagging, photobooks, overhaul of exposure settings

Kerguelen Islands

11/01/2012 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : Kerguelen Islands - The only land mass antipodal to the continental US

30 stories in 15 days

11/01/2012 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : 30 stories in 15 days - Rapid building construction in China. Neat modular design.

Comcast DNSSEC

11/01/2012 @ 02:00 UTC

nelson : Comcast DNSSEC - They're still the devil's ISP, but this seems like a pretty good rollout

Runkeeper and privacy

11/01/2012 @ 00:00 UTC

nelson : Runkeeper and privacy - Interesting: there's no way to make your overall profile page private

Kickstarter 2011 stats

10/01/2012 @ 20:00 UTC

nelson : Kickstarter 2011 stats - That worst pie chart evar wasn't intended as a pie chart. Also, Kickstarter is cool.

Fotoshop by Adobé

10/01/2012 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : Fotoshop by Adobé - The celebrity beauty secret

.aero policy

10/01/2012 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : .aero policy - Strange set of requirements

Dove Evolution

10/01/2012 @ 19:00 UTC

nelson : Dove Evolution - How to make a pretty woman

Hospital charge insanity

10/01/2012 @ 17:00 UTC

nelson : Hospital charge insanity - Partial explanation of how crazy medical billing is

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