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19 January 2006

Cool Tool: TerraLUX LED Replacement Bulb

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This item converts any AA or AAA Maglite into an LED torch, with the same brightness as the original, the same ability to focus the bulb, much longer battery life, and eliminating the need to ever change the bulb again.

Cool Tool: Tabletop SmartSockets

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t's circular so you have a fighting chance of getting six AC adapters on it. The cord is 16 feet long, so you can get it to places without an extension cord, and the cord has an angled plug so you can use the socket below it.

InformationWeek | Wireless | The Wireless Survivor's Guide For 2006 | December 16, 2005

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It will be full speed ahead for wireless in 2006, with 3G, Wi-Fi and wireless broadband technologies setting the pace for the enterprise. But which technologies will stay afloat?

Amazon.com: Naked Conversations : How Blogs are Changing the Way Businesses Talk with Customers: Books: Robert Scoble,Shel Israel

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Robert Scoble helps run Microsoft’s Channel 9 Web site. He began his blog in 2000 and now has more than 3.5 million readers every year. Scoble’s blog has earned acclaim in Fortune magazine, Fast Company, and The Economist. Shel Israel played a key strategic role in introducing some of technology’s most successful products, including PowerPoint, FileMaker, and Sun Microsystems workstations.He’s been an expert on innovation for more than twenty years.

U S Street Nationals home page

US Street Nationals January 27-29 2006 Bradenton Motorsports Park, Bradenton, FL

18 January 2006

Google Analytics

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Google Analytics tells you everything you want to know about how your visitors found you and how they interact with your site. You'll be able to focus your marketing resources on campaigns and initiatives that deliver ROI, and improve your site to convert more visitors.

Interfacing to Technorati with Drupal - Seven Generational Ruminations

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On this page I will present a Drupal module useful for interfacing with Technorati.

Batch #37 Habanero Garlic Salsa

Featuring habeneros, jalapenos and, of course, garlic, this salsa recreates the intense heat, profuse sweat and fantastic mirages of extreme climates.

75 Helpful Web Design Resources - Cameron Olthuis

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Here’s a bunch of my favorite web design resources that I use everyday. The following resources have been a huge help to me and I highly recommend them.

Vitaly Friedman | Blog: 25 Sites You Shouldn't Have Missed in 2005

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The year 2005 was rich on fresh, inspiring and useful Web-Development-Resources. Here is the list of the 25 sites you probably shouldn’t have missed in 2005.

wg:Bookmark: my Top 20 of 2005

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We can't escape it: the end of the year is the time for lists, charts and so on... To honour the tradition, a few days ago over at blog.html.it I posted my top 20 bookmarks of 2005.

A List Apart: Articles: Web 3.0

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It was while attending that debate that my discomfort with the hype surrounding an emerging genre of web development turned into a full-blown hate-on.

16 January 2006

Chat Slang and Acronyms used in chat rooms, IM, and email

Web Slang, lingo, and acronyms used in chat rooms, Instant Messages, and Text Messaging.

MAKE: Blog: MAKE VIDEO PODCAST: "Glimpses of How it's made, Six-Minute Manufacturing"

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MAKE is thrilled to offer this free 35 minute film for download! - "Glimpses of How it's made" - a tour of how many things in our world are made. Each segment is 6 minutes.

Enemy Nations - The Best Game you Never Played

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Windward Studios have decided to release what has been described by some as the most brilliant strategy game ever. I haven't played many games lately, but I may have to stop back and check this one out...

freesound :: home page

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The Freesound Project is a collaborative database of Creative Commons licensed sounds.

pool.ntp.org: the internet time network

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The pool.ntp.org project is a big virtual cluster of timeservers striving to provide reliable easy to use NTP service for millions of clients without putting a strain on the big popular timeservers.

Behind the Scenes with Apache's .htaccess - Brainstorms and Raves

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Here's a cool collection of articles, tutorials, tools and forum threads to help master that Apache's .htaccess file. An link essential for webmasters and web programmers...

AJAX Tutorial with Prototype

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I wanted to give an example of a good use of AJAX, and at the same time keep it simple. So I thought a good example would be to build a zip code verifier. As soon as the person enters the zip code it makes a request to the server to see if the zip code is in the database, and returns the city and state.

15 January 2006

SKINNY KID RACE CARS

Welcome to Skinny Kid Race Cars. We have built some of the most exciting cars to come on the drag racing scene in the past few years. We can build a car for whatever series you run, anything from a chassis to a complete turnkey car, you just provide the running gear. From sales and installation of high performance drag racing parts and accessories to complete builds. Our craftsmanship, attention to detail, and dedication to quality is second to none. Which will put you where you belong "First Place!"

14 January 2006

Bart's Stuff Test 5

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Bst5 (Bart's Stuff Test v5) is a small win32 application for long term heavy stress testing storage devices. Bst5 supports testing at file and device level.

13 January 2006

url(x) · Shorten a long URL

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Similar to TinyURL or SnipURL except it displays the domain name in the link (no more obfuscated URLs or unwanted sites). And the UI is clean and user-friendly.

retrievr - search Flickr by sketching

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pretty wierd results sometimes, but interesting.

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