I was reading an article about URLs and how they are a UI element to the whole Web experience. I use them all the time to navigate through websites. When I like a site I will usually try to guess the proper address for something else I might like in the site. For example I’ll […]
Social Media, Social Networks and the Social Web
You'll find information and posts about social networking sites, social media, and social apps. I like to explore social networking pros and cons and the current state of what I call The Social Web.
Tux Computing: Linux Howtos, Networking, and More The author of the Knoppix system recovery guide I saved from IBM is Carla Schroder. This is one of her many sites. Take a minute to read it, its really short. She has a lot of good information on Windows and Linux, distributed amongst a few sites and […]
Linux MP3 Players Project Page Home of the Linux mp3 players project page. There’s a lot of information here about hacking linux for small embedded devices. Also includes information on hardware, video display, input etc. You can build your own mp3 player based on the documentation found around here. These documents and links also are […]
BROKEN SHELVES Who would have thought that you could redesign the bookcase? Check these out, they arre “broken shelves” a different approach to giving your books a new home, the different angles and locations for the shelves allow for books of all sizes to fit into the spaces, much more so than a regular bookshelf […]
How to setup a widget on your desktop. – OS X I found this nifty trick to add your dashboard widgets to the destkop so you don’t constantly have to press F12 to do anythign with your widgets. (tags: widgets widget utilities useful tutorials tutorial tools tricks technology) How to find vulnerabilities on your wireless […]
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry and the Beauty of Fluorescent Protein These guys can make fluorescent colored animals? And this goes back to research that started in the 60s. Imagine that. (tags: amazing biology science technology dna genetics)