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rioleo.org http://www.rioleo.org en-us Writings and musings on the latest web trends and life, advertising, design, fonts, and news. Mobile apps [must die] http://designmind.frogdesign.com/blog/mobile-apps-must-die.html 2014-05-04 13:06:57 Useful objects made [uncomfortably] un-useful. http://www.kkstudio.gr/#the-uncomfortable 2014-03-29 10:50:23 A slightly weighted font [for dyslexics]. http://www.studiostudio.nl/en/information/ 2013-05-09 04:31:06 The [nicest place] on the Internet http://thenicestplaceontheinter.net/ 2013-01-07 06:08:16 The [definitive guide] to trading candy http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wGdYhmFH-DQ&list=FLbyke8GcQa7pikTsc1ZBBRQ&index=1&feature=plpp_video 2012-10-28 13:05:12 An awesome [handwriting font] made to mimic a doctor's penmanship. http://boingboing.net/2012/08/27/a-typeface-for-doctors.html 2012-08-31 22:40:50 32 innovations that will [change your tomorrow] http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2012/06/03/magazine/innovations-issue.html?hp 2012-06-01 17:26:25 Six years in the making, a proposition for a sexy [highway font]. http://ilovetypography.com/2012/04/19/the-design-of-a-signage-typeface/ 2012-04-19 19:28:20 It turns out there are [many things that don't exist]. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9T7ZbV-AFWo 2012-02-29 22:55:04 Are expensive batteries worth it? [Maybe not] http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2012/01/are-expensive-batteries-worth-the-extra-cost/ 2012-01-24 11:12:02 10 things to do with [Hostess Twinkies] http://www.npr.org/blogs/thesalt/2012/01/11/145068773/10-things-to-do-with-a-twinkie?ft=1&f=145068773 2012-01-12 07:43:55 He's eaten at [362 pizza joints] in New York City and has reviewed each one on an 8-slice scale. http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203935604577064641987645430.html 2012-01-07 16:12:23 If you're going to destroy your reputation as a PR person, better do it [in an epic way] http://venturebeat.com/2011/12/27/ocean-marketing-how-to-self-destruct-your-company-with-just-a-few-measly-emails/ 2011-12-28 05:43:53 Beijing pollution meter goes [off the charts], literally http://observers.france24.com/content/20111209-china-beijing-air-hazardous-charts-smog-pollution-sky-airport-airplane-particles-measurement-us-embassy 2011-12-14 20:06:18 Photoshop orgasm takes the shape of [deblurring blurry images]. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xxjiQoTp864 2011-10-11 15:43:56 The psychology and profile of the average [Angry Birds addict] http://mashable.com/2011/09/11/angry-birds-infographic/ 2011-09-12 23:16:10 Don't worry, this column was written by [a human]. http://www.nytimes.com/2011/09/11/business/computer-generated-articles-are-gaining-traction.html?_r=1 2011-09-12 00:06:00 A ripoff Apple Store in Kunming looks just like the [real deal] http://bit.ly/qioehT 2011-07-22 00:09:02 Visualizing how the US would be if we colored it by the [likelihood of calling] within that area http://bigthink.com/ideas/39249 2011-07-12 18:14:04 One book, many readings. Choose your own adventure books, [visualized]. http://samizdat.cc/cyoa/ 2011-07-09 06:26:24 The eternal shame of your [first online handle] http://su.pr/AgLVX8 2011-06-29 12:59:51 A great piece of Bhutan's [Gross National Happiness] from PBS. http://www.pbs.org/frontlineworld/stories/bhutan/gnh.html 2011-06-16 13:48:04 Photo fakeouts - [comparing your dream holiday destinations] to real pictures http://www.oyster.com/hotels/photo-fakeouts/ 2011-06-12 23:52:45 The beautiful things you can do with photographs and [animated GIFs] http://www.fastcodesign.com/1663683/far-better-than-3-d-animated-gifs-that-savor-a-passing-moment 2011-04-25 01:32:29 Philatelists [rejoice]: USPS's Lady Liberty is actually a photo of the Las Vegas replica http://www.linns.com/Liberty_042511.aspx 2011-04-22 09:09:19 I am sick of the [sensationalism] given in news articles about the earthquake in Japan. http://blog.timesunion.com/marshall/japan-nuclear-power-and-the-american-media-meltdown/4460/ 2011-03-16 21:21:56 TwitterDots is [featured on ReadWriteWeb] http://www.readwriteweb.com/archives/what_do_24_hours_of_mubarak_tweets_look_like.php 2011-02-15 15:43:53 AOL [buys] Huffington Post! http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/07/business/media/07aol.html?_r=1&src=busln 2011-02-06 23:28:15 Lincoln historian [alters history] in order to get fame for his book. http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/25/us/25lincoln.html?_r=2 2011-01-25 12:15:46 Talk about a waste of time and energy. A book about [Google Wave]. http://completewaveguide.com/guide/About_The_Complete_Guide_to_Google_Wave 2011-01-22 21:41:55 Mobile devices now seem to change [when we read]. http://thenextweb.com/mobile/2011/01/12/how-mobile-devices-affect-when-we-read-the-news/ 2011-01-13 19:57:11 Skype challenges FaceTime with [video calls for iPhone], including 3GS. http://www.zdnet.com/blog/apple/skype-challenges-facetime-with-video-calls-over-3g/9022 2010-12-30 14:41:09 How to design for [multiple IE versions] like (gasp) IE6. http://www.kevinleary.net/testing-websites-multiple-versions-internet-explorer-ie6-ie7-ie8/ 2010-12-18 10:25:38 Why can't we walk straight when we're blindfolded? [Nobody knows] http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dIl4ZPy-USY&feature=player_embedded#! 2010-11-29 10:37:58 He was the best in virtual racecar driving. TopGear put him [to the test in real life] http://www.topgear.com/uk/photos/geek-rebooted-2010-11-26?imageNo=0 2010-11-28 11:28:38 I wouldn't mind being five again if I could play with my Lego like [this]. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Ttb7zCwJ4w 2010-11-25 11:29:44 Easily determine which colors [go well with each other] http://colorschemedesigner.com/ 2010-11-17 16:46:19 In the pile of wrong predictions circa 1995: why cyberspace isn't, and [will never be], nirvana http://www.newsweek.com/1995/02/26/the-internet-bah.html 2010-11-08 23:57:15 How Netflix [beat] Blockbuster http://www.newyorker.com/talk/financial/2010/10/18/101018ta_talk_surowiecki 2010-10-16 20:43:10 Why Wesabe [lost to Mint] http://blog.precipice.org/why-wesabe-lost-to-mint?c=1 2010-10-06 20:49:34 While still a concept, [Mozilla Seabird] seems to redefine what a mobile phone is, and what it should be. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oG3tLxEQEdg 2010-09-29 00:18:43 The [cheapest time] to book a flight is 8 weeks before flying? http://lifehacker.com/5625777/the-cheapest-time-to-book-a-flight-is-eight-weeks-before-youre-traveling 2010-09-01 10:30:10 [Reorganizing email] by priority rather than time sounds interesting, but does that increase lost email? http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/08/23/reinventing-e-mail-one-message-at-a-time/ 2010-08-24 07:02:14 Galatic Inbox, [an HTML5 game] developed by none other than a Google employee. http://www.monocubed.com/?p=549 2010-08-16 19:16:52 Crackberry [no more] in the UAE and Saudi Arabia come fall. http://www.nytimes.com/2010/08/03/technology/03blackberry.html 2010-08-03 06:03:42 Firefox Home now available for the iPhone! https://www.mozilla.com/en-US/mobile/home/ 2010-07-16 07:08:47 The only way to stem population growth is by [ensuring child survival] - fascinating TED video with Hans Rosling. http://www.ted.com/talks/hans_rosling_on_global_population_growth.html 2010-07-09 15:01:19 There's [no age limit] to being a picky eater. http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704699604575343130457388718.html?mod=googlenews_wsj#printMode 2010-07-07 06:31:40 Inventor wants to make the [square pixel] more intelligent. http://www.sciencenews.org/view/generic/id/60576/title/Circling_the_square 2010-07-06 06:03:14 Same place, same people, [decades apart]. http://img688.imageshack.us/img688/3390/beforeafterw.jpg 2010-06-29 08:23:10 Ubuntu will take steps to [eliminate the systray] (notification area) altogether. http://design.canonical.com/2010/04/notification-area/ 2010-06-24 20:20:42 Use Google services like Blogger, YouTube, Docs ... using a [command line]? http://code.google.com/p/googlecl/ 2010-06-18 19:55:09 [Live visual of twitter] topics related to the World Cup. http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/2010/worldcup/twitter.buzz/index.html 2010-06-16 05:25:27 German develops a [high-pass filter] to remove the vuvuzela sound from World Cup broadcasts http://www.surfpoeten.de/tube/vuvuzela_filter 2010-06-14 06:06:18 A [beautiful documentary] about the dying art of paint advertising. http://vimeo.com/10562000 2010-05-21 12:28:42 There's a color by the name of "WTF" and "[maybe a half an hour before the first stars start showing up in the night sky]" http://blog.xkcd.com/2010/05/03/color-survey-results/ 2010-05-04 07:46:49 The mystifying [suicide] of two leading AI researchers. http://www.wired.com/techbiz/people/magazine/16-02/ff_aimystery?currentPage=all 2010-04-16 06:39:50 The [best and worst] of government website designs http://www.fastcompany.com/pics/best-and-worst-government-web-design?partner=rss#8 2010-04-15 05:12:24 From "a good place to grow potatoes" to "Google", Topeka [changes its name] … for a month. http://www.topeka.org/pdfs/GoogleProclamation.pdf 2010-03-03 14:13:05 Twitter, Facebook, Google Wave, now here's [another way] to keep obsessing over your friend's lives. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yi50KlsCBio&feature=player_embedded 2010-02-09 20:03:56 Heinz updates its ketchup packages to include [both squeeze and dip modes]. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/heinz-updates-old-messy-ketchup-packets/article1456129/ 2010-02-05 06:18:12 What the US [can learn from Israel] in terms of airport security. http://www.thestar.com/news/world/article/744199--the-israelification-of-airports-high-security-little-bother 2010-01-09 20:41:48 Vimeo's [25 favorite videos] from 2009. http://www.vimeo.com/album/159627/page:1 2009-12-30 17:13:31 [Visualizing] the decade (Niemeyer - NYT) http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2009/12/27/opinion/28opchart.html 2009-12-28 17:10:52 Is it altruistic if you get [something in return]? (NPR) http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=121718372 2009-12-22 11:16:55 Web forms design guidelines using eye-tracking: a [comprehensive report] and a must read for designers. http://www.cxpartners.co.uk/thoughts/web_forms_design_guidelines_an_eyetracking_study.htm 2009-12-06 11:21:54 Men are likely to [sleep through] babies cries than women... http://wellness.blogs.time.com/2009/12/02/are-men-more-likely-to-sleep-through-babies-cries/?xid=rss-topstories&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+time/topstories+TIME:+Top+Stories&utm_content=Google+Reader#ixzz0Ya6To 2009-12-06 11:19:12 North Korea [devalues its currency] by 100: 100 won becomes 1. http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/asia/article6940482.ece 2009-12-02 08:59:47 Next time you're lost, find a cow. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/howaboutthat/2623809/Cows-point-north-thanks-to-in-built-compasses.html 2009-11-14 16:32:46 Some thought-provoking problems with Google Closure. http://www.sitepoint.com/blogs/2009/11/12/google-closure-how-not-to-write-javascript/ 2009-11-12 06:38:23 Spot the fake smile, a fun psych test from the BBC. http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/humanbody/mind/surveys/smiles/ 2009-11-10 06:18:22 This is when you get scared of robots http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SbqHERKdlK8 2009-11-08 18:01:57 A new way to visualize password input and agreement. http://foxxtrot.github.com/Chroma-Hash/ 2009-11-06 20:06:46 I have discovered Middle Earth! It's in ... Maryland? http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&view=text&hl=en&q=middle+earth 2009-11-06 19:10:47 Making sense of HTML5. http://diveintohtml5.org/semantics.html 2009-10-28 15:44:01 Much as I hate the term i18n, this one's an interesting post about Thai names and conventions. http://blog.jclark.com/2007/12/thai-personal-names.html 2009-10-15 20:45:54 American Languages - listening to Pennsylvanian Dutch is oddly interesting. http://csumc.wisc.edu/AmericanLanguages/search.php?sect=amish&state=pa 2009-10-01 07:11:22 Why mosquitoes bite me but not you. http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204660604574378933761528214.html?mod=yhoofront#articleTabs%3Darticle 2009-09-02 05:16:56 How would you redesign craigslist? Some famous people pitch in. http://www.wired.com/entertainment/theweb/magazine/17-09/ff_craigslist_makeover 2009-08-28 06:29:36 {TED} Digital tools don’t get socially interesting until they get technologically boring. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c_iN_QubRs0 2009-08-24 06:19:40 What it takes to really disappear. http://www.wired.com/vanish/2009/08/gone-forever-what-does-it-take-to-really-disappear/ 2009-08-17 07:00:53 The Galapagos syndrome: why Japan's cellphones haven't gone global. http://www.nytimes.com/2009/07/20/technology/20cell.html 2009-07-21 05:00:41 90mph average: trying to cross the United States in less than 32 hours! http://www.wired.com/cars/coolwheels/magazine/15-11/ff_cannonballrun?currentPage=all 2009-06-30 19:20:48 How a train stays on its tracks, by physicist Richard Feynman http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y7h4OtFDnYE 2009-06-28 07:10:05 Hey! Who moved my delete key? http://www.usatoday.com/tech/products/2009-06-26-delete-key_N.htm?csp=usat.me 2009-06-27 12:45:53 Microsoft's attempt to get you to use IE8 are decidedly ugly ("so get rid of it [firefox], or get lost") http://www.microsoft.com/australia/ie8/competition/ 2009-06-17 17:48:11 How Pixar's "Up" house could really fly: 100,000 balloons? http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2009/05/how-pixars-up-house-could-really-fly/ 2009-06-05 16:15:45 Merck asks Elsevier to make a fake medical journal to tout their products. Elsevier says "sure!" http://theresma.spaces.live.com/blog/cns!80EE15D075B65A13!1096.entry?sa=375973263 2009-05-01 16:12:26 How TIME's top 100 list was hacked by the web's most powerful subversive community. http://musicmachinery.com/2009/04/27/moot-wins-time-inc-loses/ 2009-04-28 22:14:54 In the land of no smiles: documentary photographer Tomas van Houtryve entered North Korea by posing as a businessman ... http://www.foreignpolicy.com/story/cms.php?story_id=4878 2009-04-20 10:44:43 Making writing more fun, intuitive, and easy. With one finger. http://www.dasher.org.uk/ 2009-04-11 13:36:18 Make your own message with Google Latitude. http://services.google.com/latitudevideo/view.html#n0qtkdr5m0qdcchs5z0EQDC5s0Oghk 2009-04-09 19:52:03 New in Gmail: undo sending! http://gmailblog.blogspot.com/2009/03/new-in-labs-undo-send.html 2009-03-19 20:25:36 My life with cables. http://bigpicture.posterous.com/my-life-with-cables-0 2009-03-18 09:24:38 Operating system interfaces (UIs) from 1981-2009 http://www.webdesignerdepot.com/2009/03/operating-system-interface-design-between-1981-2009/ 2009-03-11 19:18:28 Wolfram Alpha - a new search engine coming May 2009, is out to beat Google. http://blog.wolfram.com/2009/03/05/wolframalpha-is-coming/ 2009-03-09 20:22:47 Why Americans should never be allowed to fly. http://www.strangeplaces.net/weirdthings/travel.html 2009-03-08 15:42:41 The tragedy of disbanding Microsoft's Flight Simulator team. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/magazine/7902468.stm 2009-02-22 14:26:27 Allegations that the Chinese spacewalk was fake, and actually filmed underwater... http://www.theepochtimes.com/n2/content/view/5326/ 2009-02-08 07:15:04 Ten things you probably didn't know about the Dr. Seuss books. http://www.cnn.com/2009/LIVING/wayoflife/01/23/mf.seuss.stories.behind/index.html 2009-01-29 13:49:02 Britons on the Titanic might have died because of their politeness? http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/7843154.stm 2009-01-21 13:35:48 In Japan, you can rent a friend, a feline, or even temporary husbands? http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/programmes/from_our_own_correspondent/7818140.stm 2009-01-12 10:01:40 The New York Times is given a death sentence by The Atlantic. http://www.theatlantic.com/doc/200901/new-york-times 2009-01-11 14:51:50 Twitter has been compromised. http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/01/05/twitter-hit-by-hacker-phishers/?hp 2009-01-06 23:43:29 In Cuba, cellphone calls go unanswered. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/01/02/AR2009010202409.html?hpid=sec-tech 2009-01-03 22:12:33 Journalspace is completely overwritten. http://journalspace.com/this_is_the_way_the_world_ends/not_with_a_bang_but_a_whimper.html 2009-01-02 23:56:37 A comprehensive list of how to tell if she loves you. http://www.themorningnews.org/archives/the_nonexpert/does_she_love_you.php 2008-12-16 17:08:55 Mugabe says the British caused cholera in Zimbabwe. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/7780728.stm 2008-12-12 20:44:15 It turns out the broken windows theory was correct after all. http://www.economist.com/science/displaystory.cfm?story_id=12630201&CFID=31056247&CFTOKEN=41038121 2008-11-23 17:15:37 The first political soundtrack ever in the history of America. Yes We Can! http://shop.hiddenbeach.com/index.php?target=products&product_id=30483 2008-11-11 17:41:45 I bet you didn't know this about your dog: how they drink water? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWlVbgCKjkk&fmt=18 2008-11-07 08:13:34 He is a physicist determined to travel back in time to warn his father of his smoking habit that ultimately killed him 50 years ago. http://thephoenix.com/Boston/News/69961-Space-cowboy/ 2008-11-06 17:40:25 Top 10 campaign video moments from Time Magazine. http://www.time.com/time/specials/packages/0,28757,1855941,00.html 2008-11-05 19:49:31 The failure of the One Laptop Per Child by the Boston Review. http://www.bostonreview.net/BR33.6/stallman.php 2008-11-03 18:50:19 Finally YouTube allows you to define the start time for a video using the URL. http://www.techcrunch.com/2008/10/25/youtube-enables-deep-linking-within-videos/ 2008-10-25 20:45:16 The oddest "As Seen on TV" products from Reader's Digest. http://www.rd.com/advice-and-know-how/as-seen-on-tv-products-reviewed/article102077.html 2008-10-22 14:10:26 Wait, what? She was first in a marathon and yet she didn't win because she wasn't "elite"? http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2008/10/21/BAUC13L3GQ.DTL&type=printable 2008-10-22 07:53:03 Vanity Fair lists the 25 best news photographs. http://www.vanityfair.com/culture/features/2008/11/25best_slideshow200811 2008-10-15 20:59:56 Who knew writing term-papers for hire could bring $600 over a weekend? http://www.thesmartset.com/article/article10100801.aspx 2008-10-15 20:50:31 Oktapodi - a cute animation. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VaM9mrnOMJo 2008-09-13 13:43:55 In the beginning there was NCSA Mosaic, and Mosaic called itself NCSA_Mosaic/2.0 (Windows 3.1), and Mosaic displayed pictures along with text, and there was much rejoicing. http://www.webaim.org/blog/user-agent-string-history/ 2008-09-08 20:12:42 Bye bye power cords and extension cables. Hello, wireless power! http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/7575618.stm 2008-08-25 11:05:24 Pandora is being strangled by federal regulations. What a surprise. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/08/15/AR2008081503367.html 2008-08-16 15:23:23 Font conference: mailbox. Open mailbox! http://www.collegehumor.com/video:1823766 2008-08-12 11:14:45 Solzhenitsyn, author of The Gulag Archipelago, has died at age 89. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/7540038.stm 2008-08-03 20:00:08 The girl in the window: the story of Danielle, the feral child. http://www.tampabay.com/specials/2008/reports/danielle/ 2008-08-03 07:22:10 Average time spent composing an email between a PhD professor and a student. [COMIC] http://www.phdcomics.com/comics/archive.php?comicid=1047 2008-08-02 17:53:37 Scrabulous, hunted away by Hasbro, comes back as 'Wordscraper'. http://www.betanews.com/article/Scrabulous_returns_to_Facebook_as_Wordscraper_with_circular_board/1217529667 2008-07-31 14:11:10 "The lack of attention to usability represented by these experiences blows my mind." - Bill Gates, on trying to download Windows Movie Maker. http://blog.seattlepi.nwsource.com/microsoft/archives/141821.asp 2008-06-26 06:28:19 "The death penalty is not a proportional punishment for the rape of a child”. I disagree. Strongly. http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/26/washington/26scotuscnd.html?ex=1372132800&en=7bb21793980cbeca&ei=5124&partner=permalink&exprod=permalink 2008-06-25 09:26:02 Why do we itch and why do we scratch? http://www.newyorker.com/reporting/2008/06/30/080630fa_fact_gawande/ 2008-06-24 18:09:56 Come join the Traffic Cone Preservation Society! http://animation.filmtv.ucla.edu/students/awinfrey/coneindex.htm 2008-06-22 10:06:16 728 tons. One earthquake. One helluva swing for the world's tallest skyscraper. http://deputy-dog.com/2008/06/22/in-action-a-skyscrapers-amazing-728-ton-stabilising-ball/ 2008-06-22 09:00:20 Backing up data to your webhosting server could mean you'll lose it all. http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2271710,00.asp 2008-06-18 06:26:50 Men are no more attractive than landscapes, apparently. http://www.theage.com.au/national/bi-the-way-what-does-push-womens-buttons-20080614-2qo9.html?page=-1 2008-06-17 08:48:58 A graduation speech squished into a one-minute song. Via NPR. http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=91000867 2008-05-31 15:47:04 Abandoned photography 2: Futuristic pod-city, Taiwan http://www.filemagazine.org/projects/taiwan/ 2008-05-27 07:40:03 Abandoned photography 1: Bankrupt offices http://mrtoledano.com/frame_bankrupt.php 2008-05-27 07:39:39 Just when you thought the world wasn't crowded enough [pics] http://www.younggalleryphoto.com/photography/laforet/laforet.html 2008-05-23 21:21:21 Meet Spectra, msnbc's new, flashy and interactive RSS reader http://msnbcmedia.msn.com/i//msnbc/Components/spectra/index.html 2008-05-22 21:37:02 Sellers no longer can leave negative or neutral feedback for buyers on eBay. http://blog.wired.com/business/2008/05/ebay-feedback.html?negative 2008-05-21 07:10:01 Google Health launched: welcome to Google controlling your life. http://google.com/health 2008-05-19 21:15:53 Engineering prowess in the form of a functional V8 engine made entirely out of Lego pieces. http://www.funnypub.net/Amazing-Videos/V8-Motor-made-out-of-legos-Amazing-Work.html 2008-05-18 15:58:48 The life and times of students around the time of finals [comic] http://www.loish.net/fishes/html/artwork/main/lifeoflois.html 2008-05-05 21:04:54 Color Scheme Generator: choose between a variety of palettes including triad, tetrad and analogic. http://wellstyled.com/tools/colorscheme2/index-en.html 2008-04-17 19:33:40 Third Avenue 'L' at Houston Street: elevated tracks in New York City, circa 1910. http://www.shorpy.com/node/3133?size=_original 2008-04-04 18:44:39 The origins of the BBC globe logo, circa 1985. http://625.uk.com/tv_logos/bbc1_85.htm 2008-03-17 08:33:10 What's inside the MacBook Air? I do hope they were able to assemble it back together. http://techrepublic.com.com/2346-13636_11-190015-28.html 2008-03-15 21:43:00 10 flagrant grammar mistakes that make you look *incredibly* stupid. http://news.zdnet.co.uk/itmanagement/0,1000000308,39273376,00.htm 2008-03-15 21:41:43 The drawtoy and kaleidoscope - a fascinating examination into a simple device. http://www.zefrank.com/dtoy_vs_byokal/index.html 2008-03-13 17:59:00 How new cars get named. Look out for the three letters, S, E or X in various combinations. http://www.cnn.com/2008/LIVING/wayoflife/03/07/car.name.game/index.html 2008-03-12 10:36:53 Saving the Cougar Ace: the lives of modern high tech ship-saving cowboys. http://www.wired.com/science/discoveries/magazine/16-03/ff_seacowboys# 2008-03-08 16:20:27 It looks like something out of a James Bond movie: pictures from a submarine base in Russia. http://englishrussia.com/?p=1794 2008-02-29 20:31:17 COPASO is an advanced color palette tool that helps you create the perfect color schemes and themes. http://www.colourlovers.com/copaso/ColorPaletteSoftware 2008-01-28 21:42:32 Introducing the MacBook Air. So thin you can bend it in half. http://www.macworld.com/article/131583/2008/01/macbookair.html 2008-01-15 12:35:21 Welcome to the world of $2500 cars, to be introduced on Thursday. Made in India. http://www.iht.com/articles/2008/01/07/business/car.php 2008-01-07 17:10:40 Typing speed tester in AJAX is pure bliss. At 49 wpm with a max speed of 67 I need to improve. http://keybr.com/ 2008-01-05 17:10:54 Best careers for 2008. Firefighter and engineer are both there, so I'm set. Are you? http://www.usnews.com/features/business/best-careers/best-careers-2008.html 2008-01-04 16:19:54 The browser that started it all is to die in February 2008. Bye bye, Netscape. http://blog.wired.com/monkeybites/2007/12/netscape-naviga.html 2007-12-29 07:40:44 Using Flash to demonstrate physics principles - strangely addictive. http://www.barechoons.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=27 2007-12-26 18:39:02 Gmail's security feature has my business sabotaged - truly scary stuff! http://www.davidairey.co.uk/StaticPage.html 2007-12-26 08:38:16 Reading in dim light *doesn't* ruin your eyesight: scientists debunk commonly held myths. http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2007/dec/21/medicalresearch 2007-12-21 06:51:34 Time Person of the Year 2007: He stands, above all, for stability—stability before freedom, stability before choice, stability in a country that has hardly seen it for a hundred years. http://www.time.com/time/specials/2007/personoftheyear/article/0,28804,1690753_1690757_1696150,00.html 2007-12-19 10:46:25 Have you ever seen a frozen sea? I have. http://www.wauifekt.com/photo/frozen-sea 2007-12-18 23:03:05 http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/south_asia/7149916.stm 2007-12-18 12:05:39 You've heard of the subprime mortgage crisis. Now it's time to find out what it really means. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/business/7073131.stm? 2007-12-17 21:49:46 Toothpaste + toothbrush together = sheer ingenuity. Oh wait a minute. http://blog.modernmechanix.com/mags/qf/c/PopularScience/2-1932/lrg_toothpaste.jpg 2007-12-16 20:42:12 I Google Me. More Americans are Googling themselves, their friends, co-workers and their romantic interests. http://news.wired.com/dynamic/stories/P/PERSONAL_INTERNET_SEARCHES?SITE=WIRE&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT&CTIME=2007-12-16-16-15-21 2007-12-16 20:02:43 Legendary designer Philippe Starck presents on TED about the very roots of the question "Why design?" http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/view/id/197 2007-12-16 10:53:19 Google Knol vs. Wikipedia. I see a competition brewing up. Oh and there’s revenue from each page, kinda like Squidoo. http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2007/12/encouraging-people-to-contribute.html 2007-12-15 19:18:54 The black gold Midas touch - a microwave that takes anything and spits out... oil. http://www.popsci.com/popsci/flat/bown/2007/innovator_2.html? 2007-12-13 15:08:50 Three years ago, Florida scientists have grown a brain in a petri dish and taught it to pilot an F-22 jet simulator. http://www.pantherhouse.com/newshelton/travoltas-pilot-assistant-almost-ready-to-go/ 2007-12-13 07:43:23 Imagine putting 18,000 men in a formation that shows the Statue of Liberty. Imagine doing this in 1918. Imagine no more. http://www.hammergallery.com/images/peoplepictures/people%20pictures.htm 2007-12-09 11:23:14 Yahoo! Answers. Oh boy, what a bad idea. Baaad idea. http://www.slate.com/id/2179393/ 2007-12-08 18:45:41 The first non-pilot deployment of the One Laptop Per Child in Uruguay. Those kids look genuinely happy. http://radian.org/notebook/first-deployment 2007-12-08 18:43:45 Now this is interesting. It appears that 2nd-graders simply have a different conception of how numbers are distributed over the number line compared to older kids and adults. http://scienceblogs.com/cognitivedaily/2007/12/one_of_our_readers_emailed.php 2007-12-05 15:32:00 I lend you a car. You do a heist and kill someone after driving in said car. I go to jail? Only in America. http://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/04/us/04felony.html?_r=2&hp=&oref=slogin&pagewanted=print&oref=slogin 2007-12-04 20:10:44 South Korea and Finland lead the world in above-average education. United States? Below average. Quite frankly not surprising. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/education/7126562.stm 2007-12-04 15:32:23 The only surviving copy of the 500-year-old map that first used the name America goes on permanent display, but scientists are scratching their heads. http://www.reuters.com/article/topNews/idUSN0332239320071203 2007-12-03 19:47:54 On Nov. 24th, 1971, I hijacked flight 305, collected a 200,000 dollar ransom, and parachuted into the stormy Pacific Northwest night. You know me as D.B. Cooper. http://tencartrain.com/?p=388 2007-12-01 18:29:47 The most unusual books of the world http://mywiki.ws/The_Most_Unusual_Books_of_the_World 2007-11-23 14:02:46 Words of war: from ack-ack to webbing, no man's land to shell-shock. Thank the war for them. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/magazine/7106376.stm 2007-11-22 16:17:31 Conspiracy or not? There was a plot to kill President Kennedy in Chicago 3 weeks before he was assassinated 44 years ago in Dallas. http://abcnews.go.com/US/story?id=3902495&page=1 2007-11-22 13:50:29 Six ideas that will change the world: I like the idea of a machine fixing itself. http://www.esquire.com/features/best-brightest-2007/sixideas1207 2007-11-21 08:18:23 6000-pixel-wide color photograph of Denver, CO. 1898. http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/e6/Denver_Colorado_1898_LOC_09570u.jpg 2007-11-17 17:15:36 15 best design ideas to annoy your readers. http://www.devlounge.net/articles/15-design-decisions-that-annoy-readers 2007-11-14 08:22:50 Why all students need laptops nowadays. http://images.ucomics.com/comics/db/2007/db071111.gif 2007-11-11 14:16:18 Everex TC2502: The $200 Walmart desktop that runs Linux. Looks like people are actually happy with it. http://www.walmart.com/catalog/allReviews.do?product_id=7754614 2007-11-11 11:44:13 Windows Live job posting seeks competitor to Flickr. I don't see how it'll work. http://www.istartedsomething.com/20071110/windows-live-flickr-competitor/ 2007-11-11 07:39:56 The King of Con: Kevin Trudeau exposed on 20/20. What makes you think he's any different from the other scams out there? http://abcnews.go.com/2020/Health/story?id=1527774 2007-11-10 21:28:48 New York girl of my dreams come true? http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2007/11/09/1194329513390.html 2007-11-10 19:31:19 Buy one give one: one laptop per child, one for you beginning November 12th. http://www.laptopgiving.org/ 2007-11-10 06:34:16 Dolphins save human from peril - not a rare thing, apparently, but fascinating. http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/21689083 2007-11-08 14:51:40 What clean code looks like. http://css-tricks.com/examples/CleanCode/CleanCode.jpg 2007-11-07 17:03:45 Speaking of cameras, how does 39 megapixels sound to you? http://crave.cnet.co.uk/digitalcameras/0,39029429,49292969,00.htm 2007-11-07 07:26:57 A history of the digital (filmless) camera. 0.01 megapixels and 23 seconds for a shot = mega shutter lag! http://crave.cnet.co.uk/digitalcameras/0,39029429,49293172-1,00.htm 2007-11-07 07:19:09 Mixing and matching CD covers. Sheer brilliance! http://www.afhakers.nl/media.asp?x=7995 2007-11-06 14:21:59 The strangest disaster of the 20th century involves 1,800 dead and no sign of what could have caused it. http://www.neatorama.com/2007/05/21/the-strangest-disaster-of-the-20th-century/? 2007-11-04 19:41:17 How cellphone jammers work. http://electronics.howstuffworks.com/cell-phone-jammer1.htm 2007-11-03 21:29:12 She was using the word 'like' all the time. So I just jammed her phone. Pure bliss. http://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/04/technology/04jammer.html?ex=1351828800&en=e7162045a51f2ee5&ei=5124&partner=permalink&exprod=permalink 2007-11-03 21:24:37 WHOIS might be scrapped? Oh? http://www.physorg.com/news112893328.html 2007-10-30 14:14:29 Up, up and away. 30km up, that is. Delightful photographs and videos from near-space. http://www.natrium42.com/halo/flight2/ 2007-10-27 19:34:27 An error in judgement: staging a live press conference with your own employees acting as reporters. The culprit? None other than FEMA. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/7064909.stm 2007-10-26 20:30:07 Boarding the A380: pictures (and gasps) from the inside of Singapore Airline's new flying ship. http://www.news.com/2300-11397_3-6215473-1.html?part=rss&tag=6215473&subj=news 2007-10-26 10:51:17 A hovercraft with the ability to lift- off. Next on my Christmas wishlist. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/pages/live/articles/news/news.html?in_article_id=489452&in_page_id=1770 2007-10-25 08:11:21 Here's something new: a bank staffed almost exclusively by high school students. http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/21/nyregion/thecity/21bank.html?ex=1350964800&en=03a4e90d4257fa28&ei=5124&partner=permalink&exprod=permalink 2007-10-25 08:06:32 Gmail gets IMAP. Finally! http://mail.google.com/mail/help/about_whatsnew.html 2007-10-24 21:16:10 I can get you into an Ivy. Never mind the $18K tag that comes along with it. http://www.businessweek.com/magazine/content/07_43/b4055063.htm?campaign_id=rss_topStories 2007-10-15 08:54:58 Flight attendants: A career evolution. A slideshow with audio. http://www.cnn.com/2007/TRAVEL/09/28/slideshow.flight.attendants/index.html?iref=mpstoryview 2007-10-14 19:26:18 The Internet. Block by block. Address by address. Looks like Civ II to me. http://www.isi.edu/ant/address/index.html 2007-10-12 14:32:16 A foghorn is welcome, but not when it goes off every 10 seconds. http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/11/nyregion/11horn.html?ex=1349841600&en=ee92d083dbffca0e&ei=5124&partner=permalink&exprod=permalink 2007-10-11 13:21:06 The road to clarity: changing the typeface on the now ubiquitous highway font. http://www.nytimes.com/2007/08/12/magazine/12fonts-t.html?ex=1344744000&en=98f91dfee8879900&ei=5124&partner=permalink&exprod=permalink 2007-08-13 18:14:33 Portrait of an inventor: warning, very funky watches. http://www.chiefmag.com/issues/4/profiles/Haruo-Suekichi/ 2007-07-21 07:32:11 Ways to write code more intelligently. via IBM http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/linux/library/l-clear-code/index.html?ca=drs- 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Dear Gonzalez. We don't like what you're doing. From, the Harvard Law class of 1982. http://websrvr80il.audiovideoweb.com/il80web20037/ThinkProgress/2007/Page%20A13%205-15-07.pdf 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Kryptonite? Not quite, but strangely close enough. New species found in Serbia remarkably similar. http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,268102,00.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Dinner at five, or at noon? Supper between 9pm and 2am? A history of our dinnertimes. http://www.history-magazine.com/dinner2.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Colors follow your cursor. Strangely addictive. http://www.neave.com/imagination/ 0000-00-00 00:00:00 To think that chickens are related to... dinosaurs? Protein proof proves paramount. http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/6548719.stm 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Children's drawings side by side with graphic artist renditions. http://drawergeeks.com/Kid_Creatures/Kid_Creatures.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Ohh, you bad, bad Internet. Mapping the bad websites and where they're from. http://www.siteadvisor.com/studies/map_malweb_mar2007.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Frog. The cutest, strangest, wierdest animation ever. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A7-3EgrRRms 0000-00-00 00:00:00 And you thought climbing Mt. Everest put you on the highest point on Earth. Think again. http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=9428163 0000-00-00 00:00:00 This is why I never watch Fox. Bill O'Reilly is a xenophobe and a racist to the nth degree it infuriates me. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u0Gwz-2qB7o 0000-00-00 00:00:00 I told you so: UCLA researchers say dieting doesn't work. Excercise and good food, on the other hand, does. http://www.physorg.com/news94906931.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 There's a yak in my Final Cut Pro! Easter egg hunting in your favorite software. http://www.crestock.com/blog/entertainment/easter-egg-hunt-hidden-treasures-in-your-design-software-52.aspx 0000-00-00 00:00:00 An epidemic of depression: how we learned to stop having fun. http://www.guardian.co.uk/g2/story/0,,2047888,00.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Every year, this family takes a photograph. At present, they've been doing it for 30 years. http://zonezero.com/magazine/essays/diegotime/time.html? 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Google tells you to swim across the ocean when going from Chicago, IL to London. Do it from the Christopher Columbus Park in Boston and land in Le Havre. http://maps.google.com/maps?f=d&hl=en&saddr=Chicago,+IL&daddr=London,+UK&sll=48.458352,-37.792969&sspn=55.705336,119.53125&ie=UTF8&z=3&ll=46.437857,-42.890625&spn=57.543604,119.53125&om=1&layer=t 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Dog performs Heimlich on choking owner. Really? That would be *chest compressions*, my dear furry pal. http://www.newsvine.com/_news/2007/03/27/635065-dog-performs-heimlich-on-choking-owner 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Try falling asleep on one of these, if you can. Luminous fabric at its best. http://freshome.com/2007/03/25/luminous-fabric-light-your-style/ 0000-00-00 00:00:00 The world's longest tunnel and the world's longest elevator, in the Alps. Not by 2018, though. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/6471241.stm 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Web typography sucks. Cool ideas to make it better. via SXSW. http://webtypography.net/sxsw2007/ 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Somebody is using a drill to excavate your ingrown toenail? Is that how it feels? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schmidt_Sting_Pain_Index 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Breathtaking liftoff of the SpaceX Falcon, and a view of the Earth beneath. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7CwuIQ9d5D8 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Star-Tribune's Sack is one of my favorite political cartoonists. http://www.startribune.com/sack 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Roses are blue, violets are green, the concept is scary but it should be seen. http://www.thestreaming.info/development_crossing/2007/03/the_worlds_only.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Africa, the beautiful. Breathtaking images. http://www.frogview.com/show.php?file=1745 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Driving 800hp car or a snowmobile in Iceland is normal. Doing that on a lake, however, is too. http://www.trendhunter.com/trends/crazy-drivers-in-iceland-driving-on-water-is-the-latest-trend-up 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Ads from the 1930s to the 50s. Everything from Aunt Jemina to Zippo lighters. http://tjs-labs.com/advertising/gallery-view.php?start=0&span=5&sort=B&op=AND 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Dig a hole through the earth and you'll end up... unplugging the sea? http://www.ubasics.com/dighole/ 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Try making a coherent essay using shi, or its homophone, 92 times. You can even listen to it. Oddly... odd. Look out for the hungry poet. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lion-Eating_Poet_in_the_Stone_Den 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Though the Yellowstone system is active and expected to eventually blow its top, scientists don't think it will erupt any time soon. Strange, say the scientists. http://www.livescience.com/forcesofnature/070307_yellowstone_shape.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 And so you think we'll save energy this way? The oddities of the new Daylight Saving Time, implemented two weeks earlier than usual. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daylight_saving_time 0000-00-00 00:00:00 J'ai vomi dans mes cornflakes. A beautiful, sad, yet terribly true short film. In French. watch. http://www.sccs.swarthmore.edu/users/09/leo/jaivomi.php 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Klaus Badelt? Who's he? You should know. 30 days to write the score for Pirates of the Caribbean. Wow. http://www.hans-zimmer.com/fr/interviews/badeltgent1.php 0000-00-00 00:00:00 A bathtub. Three scholars on a sinking ship. Humanity at stake. Who do you save? http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=6604225517800885058 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Avoid these airports: Forbes puts up a list of America's most dangerous... airports. Don't be deceived. http://www.forbes.com/home/business/2007/02/22/airports-americas-deadliest-biz-cz_mt_0223airports.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Sharpie magic and monsters: see them here before the final one goes away! http://344design.typepad.com/344_loves_you/ 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Here's my business card. Oh, and it sprouts alfalfa and cress. http://www.boingboing.net/2007/06/03/business_card_that_s.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 This really looks like something out of Star Wars. Something to replace your Hummer with. http://www.amazon.com/JL421-Badonkadonk-Land-Cruiser-Tank/dp/B00067F1CE/ref=pd_sbs_gf_2/103-9934747-8556602?ie=UTF8&qid=1178207885&sr=1-10 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Does this say anything about how bad the 2012 design team is? Get epileptic fits after watching footage! http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/london/6724245.stm 0000-00-00 00:00:00 The Zoom Quilt II: amazing artwork that never ends. It just goes on and on... http://zoomquilt2.madmindworx.com/zoomquilt2.swf 0000-00-00 00:00:00 The Tank Man, a documentary of the Tiananmen Square protest. Truly fascinating. http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=2300254722104314948&q=tiananmen+square+pbs 0000-00-00 00:00:00 On June 15, 1957, the citizens of Tulsa, Oklahoma, buried a time capsule in the form of a 1957 Belvedere Sport Coupe. It's going to be unearthed soon. http://www.forwardlook.net/19571958Plymouth/countdown.asp 0000-00-00 00:00:00 This will make you smile. Via MF. http://joeydevilla.com/2007/06/11/a-craigslist-wedding/ 0000-00-00 00:00:00 What the world eats. A great photo essay from Time. http://www.time.com/time/photogallery/0,29307,1626519,00.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Watch what the first moviegoers in the 19th century saw. http://www.slate.com/id/2167573/nav/tap3/ 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Add that to the list of toothpaste and pet food. Unsafe toys made in China cause alarm. http://www.iht.com/articles/2007/06/18/business/toys.php 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Magnum: 31 photos that changed the world. http://todayspictures.slate.com/20070619/ 0000-00-00 00:00:00 The 10 worst jobs in 2007. #10? Whale-Feces Researcher. Hm. http://www.popsci.com/popsci/science/0203101256a23110vgnvcm1000004eecbccdrcrd.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Google pages you never knew existed. Catch the falling Easter eggs! http://pufone.org/blog/top-5-strange-google-links/ 0000-00-00 00:00:00 An anonymous hacker claims to have the ending to Harry Potter 7. Dubious, at best. http://blog.wired.com/27bstroke6/2007/06/hacker-posts-po.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 White noise. Zzz. White noise. Nap music with chickens to wake you up. http://www.placebo.serv.co.za/?page_id=7 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Digging for gold in World of Warcraft, in China. It's what they do for a living. http://www.nytimes.com/2007/06/17/magazine/17lootfarmers-t.html?ex=1340078400&en=e34c2b08c02c8956&ei=5124&partner=permalink&exprod=permalink 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Don't tell me you're not going to use this. 80+ Ajax scripts you can use. http://www.netscape.com/viewstory/2007/06/21/80-ajax-solutions-for-professional-coding/?url=http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2007/06/20/ajax-javascript-solutions-for-professional-coding/&frame=true 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Beat the heat this summer with this handy list of tricks without resorting to air conditioning. http://freshome.com/2007/06/25/tricks-keep-your-house-cool-this-summer/ 0000-00-00 00:00:00 13 years ago, they were in the same kindergarten. Now, this is who they are, and what they do. http://www.nydailynews.com/lifestyle/education/2007/06/24/2007-06-24_young__restless.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Ironworkers 700 feet above ground, working on the Comcast Center in Philly. Breathtaking. http://inquirer.philly.com/slideshows/News/070617comcast/ 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Photographs taken so high up they will have you gasping for breath. http://www.nikonnet.com/dyn/articles/article_slideshow/249.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Air Crash Investigations - full episodes from National Geographics's best show. http://www.geocities.com/apapele/ 0000-00-00 00:00:00 That Mr. Softee jingle is no longer, in New York city, because of noise ordinance laws. http://www.nytimes.com/2007/06/30/nyregion/30noise.html?ex=1340942400&en=dbf3cdb4a6a1063f&ei=5124&partner=permalink&exprod=permalink 0000-00-00 00:00:00 For your Fourth of July festivities: how to take photographs of fireworks. http://www.nyip.com/holidays/firewksintro.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Alan is Free! http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/6270020.stm 0000-00-00 00:00:00 The Post-It car. One of the most beautiful, time-consuming pranks I've ever seen. http://farm1.static.flickr.com/132/323255456_ab3349c5ff_b.jpg 0000-00-00 00:00:00 I'm feeling depressed. Googoth, the search engine with real bat chunks in it. http://www.googoth.com 0000-00-00 00:00:00 What it takes to be a mileage runner: 18 hours, 6,356 miles, and a mere $275.80. http://www.wired.com/culture/lifestyle/news/2007/07/mileage_runner?currentPage=all 0000-00-00 00:00:00 The tips and tricks you need to get a job as a web designer; via Veerle. http://veerle.duoh.com/blog/comments/what_a_designer_has_to_do_when_looking_for_a_job 0000-00-00 00:00:00 WordPress + Google Analytics + Feedburner = Bliss. http://tantannoodles.com/toolkit/wordpress-reports/ 0000-00-00 00:00:00 The Internet, circa 1994. http://www.downloadsquad.com/2007/07/12/this-is-what-the-web-looked-like-in-1994/ 0000-00-00 00:00:00 A Day in the Life of an Information Security Investigator. Reads like a modern day Sherlock Holmes. http://blogs.ittoolbox.com/security/investigator/archives/official-securitymonkey-case-file-index-14787 0000-00-00 00:00:00 The most hated gadgets in the 21st century. I'd put #12 up to #1. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/pages/live/articles/technology/technology.html?in_article_id=467786&in_page_id=1965 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Radio Shack agrees to make its website accessible under WCAG 1.0 guidelines. A smart step! http://trace.wisc.edu/news/archives/000245.php 0000-00-00 00:00:00 At long last, Möbius can get some sleep in his coffin. http://www.nature.com/news/2007/070709/full/070709-16.html 0000-00-00 00:00:00 The best days to buy your things: airplane tickets on Wednesday, hotel rooms on Sunday. http://finance.yahoo.com/family-home/article/103216/the-cheapest-days-to-buy-certain-items 0000-00-00 00:00:00 Harry Potter without all the magic... Christian alternatives to the fabled fantasy? http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/07/17/AR2007071702182.html?hpid=topnews 0000-00-00 00:00:00 10 articles that may change your life. http://www.lifereboot.com/2007/10-articles-that-changed-my-life/ 0000-00-00 00:00:00