This is going to be what I will play on my phone...
Joke: It's a talking clock
After a late night of partying, a guy invites his friends back to his new apartment. While he is giving them a tour, one of his friends notices a huge gong and hammer near the wall.” What’s up with the gong?”, he asks. “Oh that’s not a gong, it is a talking clock.”His friends voice skepticism, “Dude, that’s not a talking clock, it’s obviously a...
Flood Lite: Apple's Attention to Detail →
In July 2002, Appled filed a patent for a “Breathing Status LED Indicator” (No. US 6,658,577 B2). They described it as a “blinking effect of the sleep-mode indicator in accordance with the present invention mimics the rhythm of breathing which is psychologically appealing.” The average…
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-8-22) →
The Black Keys (10) Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros (9) Godsmack (4) Cee Lo Green (4) Cee-Lo Green (4) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Maximum Bollywood (by Marc Campbell)
Valve reveal their new Left 4 Dead DLC →
On October 5th, Valve will release a new campaign for both Left 4 Dead 1 and Left 4 Dead 2. It’s The Sacrifice, a story which bridges the gap between the two games, and explains the mysterious events of previous downloadable campaign The Passing. As a special treat for Left 4 Dead 2 owners, they’ve also carried the original game’s No Mercy campaign across to Left 4 Dead 2. And everyone will get...
Burn Ignite :: Ride (via Vimeo) This is some pretty hot filmmaking right here.
The Pipeline #22
AUDIO • DOWNLOAD • LISTEN IN A WINDOW Show Notes Dan Benjamin talks with Adam Lisagor about leaving a life of editing TV commercials and creating visual effects to become a pitchman for a new generation, lending his unique approach and personality to innovative tech companies to help them spread their word about their products. We discuss going independent, creativity, authenticity,...
Louie: Cancelled Flight
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-8-15) →
ACDC (98) The Clash (73) Eminem (47) White Stripes (40) Scala & Kolacny Brothers (20) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
The Mosque in Manhattan →
clint: As a guy who has been living less than 2 miles from the WTC for about 20 years, let me say that no one I know in downtown Manhattan is opposed to this Mosque in any way, shape or form. The “outrage” is completely manufactured by forces far from here. Most of us would hardly have noticed such a tiny new building, and those who did, would have simply been happy to see new money being...
M.I.A. XXXO, I think my face just exploded.
When we think of Islam we think of a faith that brings comfort to a billion...– George W. Bush On The Toleration Of Islam 9/17/01 via The Daily Dish Amen, W. This mosque hysteria is just disgusting. (via charlietodd)
RACER DEMO 0.1 - video game mashup (by sputnic) These guys craft a race game using remote controlled cars and a mini camera onboard, inspired by Wipeout. http://racer.sputnic.tv/
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-8-8) →
Rancid (198) Demon Hunter (70) The Shins (34) The Sleeping (17) Leo Laporte and the TWiTs (2) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
JetBlue Flight Attendant Pops Open Plane Chute at... →
Just read this on Clint’s Tumblr, and it’s freaking hilarious. They shouldn’t send this guy to court, they should give him a medal. JetBlue Flight 1052 from Pittsburgh had taxied to a stop at Terminal 5, Gate C around noon Monday when flight attendant Steven Slater, 38, was struck in the head with luggage that a passenger was trying to unload from an overhead compartment,...
HTML5 Reset →
This looks really handy. I have a core set of files I start every project with, and I’ll have to check this out next time. Like a lot of developers, we start every HTML project with the same set of HTML and CSS templates. We’ve been using these files for a long time and we’ve progressively added bits and pieces to them as our own personal best practices have evolved. Now...