Archive: December, 2005

Oakland Tribune - Op-Ed

Send your battered old copy of 1984 to the Oakland Tribune. When they get 537 copies, they will be sent to every member of the House of Representatives and Senate.

Jeremy Hermanns dot org » Alaska Flight #536 - Rapid De-Pressurization and Panic at 30K Feet

A blogger who was on a flight that lost cabin pressure blogs about it... with pictures.

Using Confrontational Marketing to Build Brand Awareness in a Saturated Market

Starbucks employ a creative bit of viral marketing: coffee cups glued to car roofs.

Web 2.0 Workgroup - A network of Web 2.0 resources

Web Ring 2.0

Apple - Mac mini - Big Ideas

There's a page on the Apple website devoted to Mac mini mods, including one in a Millennium Falcon casing.

The Social Customer Manifesto: The "First Mile"

An interesting take on the recent round of acquisitions by Yahoo.

A List Apart: Articles: Thinking Outside the Grid

Molly has written a great article about CSS and urban planning. The ensuing comments are sometimes thought-provoking, but mostly just plain antfucking.

Eric's Archived Thoughts: Adium: Chatting With Style

You can skin Adium using just XHTML and CSS. Who knew?

The Anatomy of Web Fonts [Design Principles]

Andy Hume has written a superb article about typography on the Web.

Lexico Announces New Online Reference Subscription Service, Dictionary.com Premium

Folksonomy - New York Times

Daniel Pink explains folksonomies.

Slacker Manager: The Several Habits of Wildly Successful del.icio.us Users

Well, it only makes sense that I'd post this to del.icio.us, doesn't it?

del.icio.us: y.ah.oo!

Yahoo! does it again. Now they've gone and snapped up del.icio.us.

sooper » misc » ppt

A list of articles discussing the impact of a reliance on PowerPoint® and bullet-point based communication.

utterance - Anne’s Weblog about Markup & Style

Oh, the irony! I've sparked a veritable orgy of antfucking.

TIME Magazine -- The Road Ahead

A fun debate featuring Tim O'Reilly, Esther Dyson, Malcom Gladwell, Clay Shirky and Moby.

BBC NEWS | Nick Robinson's Newslog

The Beeb is blogging on TypePad.

Scaryideas

This series of cartoon panels is funny because it's true.

Web Two Point Oh!

Create your own Web 2.0 Company. Hit reload to create another potential million dollar idea.

24 ways

One great web development tip for every day in the Advent calendar, courtesy of Drew McLellan

Henry Rollins set for March 12 SxSW presentation

That should be fun. This not a music presentation - this one's for the geeks.

Avant Game: the ministry of reshelving

Mobtagging: Discreetly move all copies of 1984 to a more suitable section, such as "Current Events", "Politics", "History", "True Crime", or "New Non-Fiction."