Testing out the SoundCloud service
HTML stands for ‘HyperText Markup Language’ and it’s the lingua franca of the web. Nearly every page you’ve ever seen on the web is crafted from HTML code, excepting those built using Flash but even those are delivered inside an HTML shell.Many users on the web have been creating blogs using tools like WordPress, Drupal,
Images from a friend’s e-mail, lovely old cars.
Human/Pet Age Analogy Adult Size in Pounds 0 – 20 21 – 50 51 – 120 > 120 Years Feline Canine Pet Age Human Equivalent Age 3 28 28 29 31 39 4 32 33 34 38 49 5 36 38 39 45 59 6 40 42 44 52 69 7 44 46 49 59
Wonderful video about intriguing craftsman. Mesmerizing.
1 failed login attempts (1 lockout(s)) from IP: 126.96.36.199 Last user attempted: admin IP was blocked IP Address Country (Short) Country (Full) Flag Region City ISP Map 188.8.131.52 US UNITED STATES WISCONSIN MADISON 5NINES DATA LLC Hm. If anyone in the Madison, WI area knows the owner of 5 Nines, would you mind reminding them
Great illustrations about misused words – from the Oatmeal via EDUdemic.
One of my favorite places at the University of Colorado was the High Voltage Electron Microscope lab in the Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology building.
Drinking irradiated water = death.
Sometimes ya jes gotta whoop on it wit a hammer.
Wonderful chart from an old Life Nature Library book “Evolution” – illustration by Arthur Singer.
vanadium nitrogenase – now THAT’S ‘geekspeek’ at its finest.
Great Flash animation! Hat tip to Todd Lockwood!
One of the reasons I don’t play video games is that I don’t want to support a morally-bankrupt industry that causes people so much pain.
May be a bit slow – link was referred on Slashdot, so YouTube is getting pummelled just now.
The last roll of Kodachrome has been processed. The King is Dead! Long Live the King!
Five minutes of ‘OH MY GAWD’ – watch. Looks like a dragonfly on crack.
Some great photos.
Micro Electro Mechanical Systems. Incredible technology.
Clayton Morris and John Gruber show off FaceTime on their iPhones. Amazing.
Update to WordPress 3.0 went flawlessly. Gotta love that.
Powered only by soda and candy, this car shows the way to a sweet driving future.
Incredibly cool and fun to watch.
As of Wednesday, Wall Street valued Apple at $222.12 billion and Microsoft at $219.18 billion. The only American company valued higher is Exxon Mobil, with a market capitalization of $278.64 billion.
Incredible time-lapse of a Shuttle prep and launch.
German neuroscientists made a breakthrough in ‘age-related cognitive decline’, a common condition that often begins in one’s late 40s (especially declarative memory — the ability to recall facts and experiences).
Oh dear… I can only imagine how many ways this will be misused.
Very cool and geeky soaps designed to look like microbial cultures! Gorgeous and functional. Gotta love THAT.
A cure for cancer? And even better possibilities.
Solar Powered Augmented Reality Contact Lenses ByronScott writes “Want eyesight that could put your neighborhood cyborg to shame? Well, University of Washington professor Babak Amir Parviz and his students are working on solar powered contact lenses embedded with hundreds of semitransparent LEDs, letting wearers experience augmented reality right through their eyes. If their research proves
My personal journey from paper to web-based content management systems.
Lovely little interactive ActionScript. This person is available for freelance and he looks worth it.
Harmony Captivating little HTML5 drawing app by Ricardo Cabello. Works swell on the iPhone too. (Via Federico Viticci.) ★ [Daring Fireball]
Children starve and die while we make these horrors? I lose hope for mankind.
The iPad and my views on it.
Less – if you use CSS for design, check it out.
Hat tip to Daring Fireball – always useful. What I Hope Apple Unleashes Tomorrow I refuse to excerpt from this wonderful article. Go read it. Derek Powazek. Add to aggregator.
Very nice amphibicar video – this thing looks like it rocks on the road and the water. Woof!
This is scary as crap.
Great piece about words you should stop mispelling. I would humbly add: Asterisk – not Asterick.
It’s real. Here’s the arguments for and against well-presented. Hat tip to Daring Fireball! (spiffy Christmas-tree logo!)
This is truly funny and sweet. Just recently someone using a pseudonymous sockpuppet to mock me said I was a self-proclaimed guru. It was a direct slam against the text on my about page. I ignored it because it was clear they simply didn’t read the whole page. Then, today, one of my students and
A friend of mine went to South America recently. He prudently went to a Boulder store to get a power connector adapter – and was promptly given the wrong thing by an ill-informed shopkeeper. So, upon reaching his destination, he ended up having to buy something that would work. Here’s photos of the adapters he
Some real science groaners…. Hat tip to Doug’s Dynamic Drivel!