Net News Wire for 2005

Picked up the Net News Wire 2.0b10 release and it rocks! This is THE newsreader to use if you’re on a Mac hands down. The way it renders Atom feeds and deals with enclosures in RSS 2.0 is awesome. Got Mac? Get Net News Wire.

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Dave Winer: “Before the year is over, a hearty Fuck You to all reporters who recited the list of top podcasters and left out my own humble pioneering podcast. I was podcasting before any of those losers, you loser. Who the fuck do you think taught them 1. How to do it and 2. (more…

In A Pickle

I have a small problem and I’m not quite sure how I’m going to handle it. I’m now doing a lot of shooting with my D70 and posting the photos to my Flickr account. Several of you (like Joe, Dane, and Phil) are in my contact list so you see when I put something new…

Andertoons

Check out Mark Anderson’s stuff over at Andertoons. You won’t be sorry. Unless you fall out of your chair and break your tailbone that is. Good stuff to make you laugh.

Blogs Aiding In Disaster Recovery

BBC: “Some of the most vivid descriptions of the devastation in southern Asia are on the internet – in the form of web logs or blogs. Bloggers have been offering snapshots of information from around the region and are also providing some useful information for those who want to help.”

Living With The Horror

One of my friends came across this shot of the aftermath of the tsunami. It’s pretty graphic so don’t look if you’ve got a weak stomach.

The Graphing Calculator Story

Dave Winer posted a link to this awesome story that I feel everyone should read. It teaches one of the greatest lessons in life. Read the excerpt here then follow the link over to read the complete story. It’s worth the 10 minutes. Trust me. The Graphing Calculator Story: “I used to be a contractor…

th3Ph17: Live from Santa Cruz

Dude. Don’t EVEN start. th3Ph17: “santa cruz is awesome. yesterday after my second interview at a publishing company i wandered around, ate some lunch at a cafe by our apartment–and then after receiving the Your Hired phone call, I took the 10 minutes or so to walk down to the beach just in time to…

Santy Worm Infects Servers Running phpBB

ComputerWeekly: Antivirus companies are warning internet users about a fast-spreading new worm that infects web servers running a popular package of online bulletin board software, and uses the Google search engine to find vulnerable servers to infect. The worm, dubbed Santy.A, uses a vulnerability in a popular free software package called phpBB to spread across…