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eSports in Korea

4 hours ago

nelson : eSports in Korea - Some coverage of the gaming phenomenon

Robot space plan returns home

4 hours ago

nelson : Robot space plan returns home - 2 years in orbit for X-37B, running autonomously, now it's back

Twitter Block Bot

12 hours ago

nelson : Twitter Block Bot - A spam filter of sorts for Twitter, blocking anti-feminist obsessives


19 hours ago

Andy Baio : Cursors - collaborative multiplayer game

Runnin' On Empty

19 hours ago

Andy Baio : Runnin' On Empty - Dave Fothergill's Maya crowd simulation is hilarious and hypnotic: But it's missing a soundtrack, don't you think? Here, I made one for it over on

Justin Hall at XOXO

19 hours ago

Andy Baio : Justin Hall at XOXO - We're posting every XOXO talk on YouTube, one every weekday in speaker order, and we're a little over halfway through. There's some really amazing stuff in there already, it's hard for me to even pick favorites. Jonathan Mann and Gina Trapani are personal

Slovakian Tokaj

1 days ago

nelson : Slovakian Tokaj - They make dessert wine like Hungarian Tokaji in Slovakia

UDP in practice

1 days ago

nelson : UDP in practice - Some data for low bandwidth UDP uses

Faroe islands maps

2 days ago

nelson : Faroe islands maps - Some confusing geometry for a tiny northern nation

Gamergate Schadenfreude

3 days ago

Andy Baio : Gamergate Schadenfreude - If you follow me on Twitter, you've probably gleaned how I feel about Gamergate. I'm not even going to attempt to summarize it—this covers it pretty well. When 4chan started banning every Gamergate-related thread from its videogame forum, the infur


3 days ago

Andy Baio : Middling - Twitter's for 140-character short-form writing and Medium's for long-form. Weirdly, there really isn't a great platform for everything in the middle — what previously would've just been called "blogging." Mid-length blogging. Middling. I think that