May 31, 2005

Even Better Than The Real Thing

Improv Everywhere fakes a rooftop U2 concert.

May 27, 2005


Oh, man. If I were still in the UK, I would be there before you could say "Adnams".

May 25, 2005

Goodbye, little Acorn

Our family’s good little friend Acorn passed away at 11:30pm on Wednesday, May 25, 2005, after struggling for some weeks with an infection in his eye and nervous system.
Acorn the dwarf hamster
Thanks for being a good friend to us, and Rest In Peace.

Cracking WEP in 10 minutes

With full screen captures. 10 minutes of packet capture to crack a WEP key.

Pick your own farms, Bay Area

Mmm, fruit.

PowerBook G4 Al 15" Fixit Guide

Person E2 yesterday caused person E1's device PB to come into traumatic impact with surface F, damaging components B, H and others. Person M gets to deal with it and will probably need to buy certain parts.

May 24, 2005

Abusing Amazon images

Ooh, nice. Reminds me of the time I made it create an image with the text "pwn3d's store", only this is far more cool.

Update: Now people are getting creative. Become Your Own Lab For $49.38

Develop your own B&W film. It's a shame that the only windowless room in my house is the broom closet. I suppose I could convert my garage at night.

May 23, 2005

The Trouble With EM ’n EN (and Other Shady Characters)

A wonderful article for typography and style geeks.

May 22, 2005

Crimson FX

OS X: Add rotoscoped light saber effects to your videos. Scary home videos to follow.

ScrapBook :: Firefox Extension

Save web pages, with bookmark-like management. Haven't tried it, but it looks useful.

May 18, 2005

Flickr: The Stick Figures in Peril Pool

A celebration of warning signs from all over the world.

Public Radio Podcasts.

Free Undelete

It's free.
It undeletes.
What more do you need?
(I don't need this. Yet.)

Run-time Type Information library for the Pocket PC 2003 SDK

I was looking for this ages ago, due to annoying linker errors such as this:
error LNK2001: unresolved external symbol "const type_info::`vftable'" (??_7type_info@@6B@)

May 16, 2005

Your Monday Mix

01. The Damned - Love Song
02. The Music - Bleed From Within (Thin White Duke Mix)
03. The Killers - Mr Brightside (Thin White Duke Mix)
04. Bloc Party - Like Eating Glass - (Blackstrobe Mix)
05. Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - Stop (Coburn Mix)
06. Jason Nevins pres. Funk Rocker feat. Marc Bolan - I'm The Main Man
07. M.I.A - URAQT (Acapella)
08. Tayo - Bloodline Dub
09. Scratch Massive - Make It High (Sex Schon Mix)
10. Pop Will East Itself - Radio PWEI (Acapella)
11. Freestylers - Warrior Charge
12. Johnny Boy - You Are The Generation That Brought More Shoes (Crews Against Consumismo Mix)
13. Siobhan Fahey - Bad Blood (Jagz Kooner Mix)
14. New Order - Krafty (Gimmers 396 edit)
15. Interpol - Slow Hands
16. Futureheads - Hounds of Love (Phones Mix)
17. Tom Vek - I Aint Saying My Goodbyes (Phones Mix)
18. Bloc Party - This Modern Love (Dave P & Adam Sparkles Remix)
19. Kaiser Chiefs - I Predict A Riot
20. Killing Joke - 80's
21. Peaches - Rock Show (Acapella)
22. Outcast - Hey Ya (Acapella)
Download it!

May 12, 2005

Free Online Graph Paper / Grid Paper PDFs

Need graph paper, but all you have is plain? Got a printer? No worries.

Exploring Enron - Visualizing ANLP Results

An amazing data visualization: since all of Enron's email became public, it can be analyzed to see all kinds of interesting trends and relationships.

May 07, 2005

SWF tools

Convert various things to/from SWF. GPLed. Woot.

May 06, 2005

That R teh r0x0r

C&D mail, tranzlatz0r3d to teh l33t.

May 05, 2005

Spying on the Government

Trevor Paglen, soon to be arrested under the terms of the Patriot Act, no doubt.

May 01, 2005

One Ring to open them all

A bottle opener that fits on your middle finger. A steal at $9.99.