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July 27, 2008

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Categories: Weblogs

July 26, 2008

02:23
Here’s an interesting vertical search engine from Australia: Boozle. You can find the cheapest prices of liquor in stores in your area. Talk about a long tail market search engine… Couldn’t find Westvleteren anywhere in .AU though (which isn’t a surprise, I guess: you can’t get it in Germany directly either). [...]
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July 23, 2008

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July 22, 2008

15:14

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S&W, originally uploaded by blackbeltjones. Just a small public apology to anyone that I owe email / work / anything.

I had a major hard-drive [...]

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July 21, 2008

22:00
  • The Five Dollar Comparison "To explore the relative value of five dollars we are collecting examples from around the world by asking people to submit photos of objects or services that cost the equivalent of $5."
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July 19, 2008

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July 16, 2008

00:26
O’Reilly just annouced the distribution of 30 titles in e-book format. Designing Web Navigation is among them. I don’t have a copy yet, but am really interesting in seenig how it looks as an e-book. Also, for reason I couldn’t install the Adobe e-book reader (Digital Editions) on my work computer. [...]
Categories: Weblogs

July 15, 2008

02:36
Will Wright from his now legendary Long Now talk with Eno, as quoted by Jim Rossignol in his excellent book “This Gaming Life” (my emphasis below) “When we do these computer models, those aren’t the real models; the real models are in the gamer’s head. The computer game is just a compiler for that mental model [...]
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July 14, 2008

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July 7, 2008

22:00
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