Bookmarks for August 12th through August 15th

Snow on Cuba Mall in central Wellington (HD) on Vimeo Kiwis surprised by snow: Menu Bar – LostFocus LostFocus: Menu Bar N O M N O M I S M Drool: /via @prakashdaniel Modestep – Sunlight (Jacob Plant Remix) | Listen to Free Music Online | dominik – Blip.fm I am not used to a […]

Toward a Grand Unified Theory of n00bs

Toward a Grand Unified Theory of n00bs

"As a computer savvy person, it's easy to forget how different the general public is from you."

Toward a Grand Unified Theory of n00bs "As a computer savvy person, it's easy to forget how different the general public is from you."

Clive Thompson in Praise of Online Obscurity

Clive Thompson in Praise of Online Obscurity

"[..] when the conversation gets big enough, it shuts down."

Clive Thompson in Praise of Online Obscurity "[..] when the conversation gets big enough, it shuts down."

KrazyDad – Mayor of the North Pole

KrazyDad – Mayor of the North Pole

How one dude used the foursquare API to create multiple users who checked in at multiple places – often weird ones and even more often "stealing" the mayorship of real users.

KrazyDad – Mayor of the North Pole How one dude used the foursquare API to create multiple users who checked in at multiple places – often weird ones and even more often "stealing" the mayorship of real users.

Glitch

Glitch

The new game from the dudes that made Game Neverending and Flickr. This is going to be awesome.

Glitch The new game from the dudes that made Game Neverending and Flickr. This is going to be awesome.

Social tips for geeks

Social tips for geeks

Oh, okay. (Pt. 2)

Social tips for geeks Oh, okay. (Pt. 2)

Geek behaviors present during conversations

Geek behaviors present during conversations Oh, okay.

From bikinis to burkas

From bikinis to burkas

In his childhood, Toronto writer Kamal Al-Solaylee recalls a cosmopolitan, secular family from southern Yemen. Today his sisters and brothers are close-minded Islamists. As one middle-class clan loses its own struggle with extremism, so goes the country.

From bikinis to burkas In his childhood, Toronto writer Kamal Al-Solaylee recalls a cosmopolitan, secular family from southern Yemen. Today his sisters and brothers are close-minded Islamists. As one middle-class clan loses its own struggle with extremism, so goes the country.

Bookmarks for December 9th through December 17th

These are my links for December 9th through December 17th:

These are my links for December 9th through December 17th: Semantic Versioning – Yes. The Sexy Side of PEZ! – Lost in the Filth Simulacrum – Is this Le Web or Le Clique? | HPC – But here at Le Web 09, I feel like I’m staring that ugliness right in the eye. The program […]

Flickr, Xing and the Hack Day

These are my links for October 19th through October 22nd: Flickr! Its made of people! « Flickr Blog – Casual Gameplay Design Competition #6 "Explore" – persistent.info: Exporting likes from Google Reader – Blog Age: Datenklau: So geht es bei Xing – This shouldn’t be the image of Hack Day –