2009 Jul 31, 6:09
An interactive touchable table to help you browse and select fonts.
2009 Jul 31, 6:04
An electric unicycle controlled in a similar manner as the Segway.
2009 Jul 31, 5:57
"Is it worth the sensationalism and scaremongering? The endlessly inaccurate and dangerous science reporting? The pointless and news-free lifestyle articles? Do newspapers that prioritise stories
based on celebrities and spectacle rather than importance to the world deserve to exist?"
2009 Jul 29, 11:00
"Help to make sense of the Daily Mail’s ongoing effort to classify every inanimate object into those that cause cancer and those that prevent it."
2009 Jul 29, 10:58
Chris Anderson of Wired Magazine promotes and discusses the concepts in his book "Free" on the Charlie Rose show.
2009 Jul 29, 5:48
The new draft IRI spec to replace RFC 3987. "To accomodate widespread current practice, additional derivative protocol elements are defined, and current practice for resolving IRI-based hypertext
references in HTML are outlined."
2009 Jul 29, 4:40
Lists of Google's search suggestions for the starts of various phrases. Sometimes humorous.
2009 Jul 29, 3:18 2009 Jul 28, 9:21 2009 Jul 28, 5:07
Suggests that local news must provide the raw facts and only in particular cases do a 'story' on top of that -- not everything needs to be a story.
2009 Jul 28, 4:27
Timelapse construction of Disneyland.
2009 Jul 28, 3:39
Linus Torvalds: "I'm a big believer in "technology over politics"...I may make jokes about Microsoft at times, but at the same time, I think the Microsoft hatred is a disease." This goes well with
his previous quote calling Slashdot a "big public wanking session".
2009 Jul 27, 11:28
Olivia Wilde (I know her from House) who will appear in Tron Legacy gives an interview at Comic-Con that includes "...her experiences working with Jeff Bridges (she had to put her fist in her mouth
to not ask about “The Dude”)."
2009 Jul 27, 11:12
Answers a burning question on many of our minds.
2009 Jul 27, 7:28
Includes the text/uri-list mime type!
2009 Jul 27, 5:34
"This specification provides an API used to prompt the user with a file selection dialogue and obtain the data contained in files on the user's file system."
2009 Jul 27, 5:29
"A twice-daily updated collection of some of the best reading on Wikipedia."
2009 Jul 27, 5:27
"Parallel and Distributed Computation:Numerical Methods", Bertsekas, Dimitri P.; Tsitsiklis, John N., 2003-11-21
2009 Jul 27, 4:29
"Jen Hui Liao's Self-Portrait Machine is a device that takes a picture of the sitter and draws it but with the model's help. The wrists of the individual are tied to the machine and it is his or her
hands that are guided to draw the lines that will eventually form the portrait." With video!
2009 Jul 27, 4:23
"To find the local time in another time zone, simply roll the clock so the city representing that time zone is on top."