chartier: You can do anything at Zombocom.
I’ve said before that I don’t think Apple wants to be the next Microsoft, they...– Coyote Tracks - The Incompetent Monopolist
Norvig vs. Chomsky and the Fight for the Future of... →
derekg: “When the Director of Research for Google compares one of the most highly regarded linguists of all time to Bill O’Reilly, you know it is on.” I side with the man in the hawaiian shirt.
tumblr credentials phishing attack
today i got a new follower. i clicked to checkout more about them and was asked to enter my credentials because it apparently contains adult material. i had a thought: “oh, tumblr is doing something about their stupid pr0nblogs”. nope, it is a phishing site. quite fishy but pretty convincing. be careful, check domain name. and by the way, why tumblr has no https on their authentication...
Kind of Bloop was one of Kickstarter’s early successes. It helped, well,...– Kind of A Dick Move (via photographsonthebrain)
Instapaper Blog: The FBI stole an Instapaper... →
instapaper: One of Instapaper’s five leased servers was hosted at DigitalOne, a Swiss hosting company leasing blade servers from a Virginia datacenter. Early Tuesday morning, the FBI raided the datacenter to seize servers used by another DigitalOne customer for fraudulent “scareware” distribution, according… My identity and reading habits are in the hands of FBI.
Too much information is not the problem though—if it were, we would walk into a...– Productive Living (via Instapaper)
If we don’t step up our game, we’re headed toward the middle, and I don’t want...– The following afternoon, Chang called an emergency…
Will you port this to Android? →
The following day, I attended a workshop about preventing gender violence,...– Why I Am A Male Feminist (via petitefeministe) Eye opening. (via black-culture)
It’s the other way round. The people Frank was photographing didn’t like him....– Colin Pantall’s blog: random conversations #10 (via photographsonthebrain)
Hashtags are the ‘…NOT!’ of online comedy.– Nick Douglas (via petervidani)
If you’re presented with three phone models with three different operating...– Coyote Tracks - But WE were here FIRST!
Apple moves to intervene in Lodsys lawsuit against... →
chartier: Lex Friedman: Apple’s filing also takes thinly-veiled jabs at the entire software patent licensing situation: “Apple periodically enters into licenses for patents that allegedly cover Apple technology.”
As I’m pulling into town, I’m watching a pick-up truck loaded with supplies and...– A Storm Chaser’s First-Hand Account of the Joplin Tornado - National - The Atlantic Wire (via Instapaper)
Mister Luna: Will Investor's Take Groupon's Andrew... →
rickwebb: krluna: Forbes’ Eric Savitz questioned Groupon’s accounting methods, declaring an emphasis in the IPO filing of “adjusted consolidated segment operating income” harks back to the dot-com boom days when Web start-ups used all sorts of atypical measures to hide true earnings. David Hannson, the… Anyone else find this interesting that David Hannson is the partner of Jason Fried...
The basic problem with patents is that you’re trying to assign property rights...– Fred Wilson (via siminoff)
If you have to tell people you won, you lost.– Microsoft: Wait, Wait, Look Over Here! Please!
overheard: The problem with a UDP joke is that you have no idea if people got...– Twitter / @Jeremy Zawodny: overheard: The problem wit …
Just like in nature, where the king of the jungle rules by fear, respect, and...– Turn Your HiPPO Into A UX Hero - 52 Weeks of UX (via Instapaper)
Approaching the end, he said to a younger priest, “I shall not die of a cold, my...– To Die of Having Lived: an article by Richard Rapport | The American Scholar (via Instapaper)
caterpillarcowboy: soupsoup: Jon Stewart articulates everything I was feeling when I saw Donald Trump and Sarah Palin eat pizza WITH A FORK at the crappiest pizza place in the mecca of pizza, New York City. This is perfect.
More strikingly still, we the people allow our leaders to evade this basic...– Perpetual War Is a Bigger Threat Than Terrorism - Conor Friedersdorf - Politics - The Atlantic (via Instapaper)
I started The Point to empower the little guy and solve the world’s...– http://www.sec.gov/Archives/edgar/data/1490281/000104746911005613/a2203913zs-1.htm