Category Archives: Highlights

Highlighting the important, interesting, impressive, and whimsical

Friday Stuff

From Dark Roasted Blend: The Art of Extreme Sleeping. Photos of nappers from Japan, to China, to the States, including cats, kids, and Japanese girl students. An incredible photo story. The “crowd-sourced justice” types (thanks to Dave Rogers for the … Continue reading

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Stuff

Cranberries are the canary in the mine for global warming. If the RDF Triple is a fairy tale, is reification the wicked witch? Possible beginning to new series on RDF. Snow in the Puget Sound area. We missed the ice … Continue reading

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Good Stuff

I leave you with good stuff: Opera releases 3D canvas, via Anne. The browsers are on a roll, graphically. Well, except for you-know-who. You know, ole lead butt. Release of WebKit 3.This is the release that should fix the SVG/Div … Continue reading

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Really Hot Linking

Rageboy (remember him?) gives all new meaning to the term ‘hot linking’, when he switches one image for another after finding the original was hot linked. Rageboy done good, on more than one level. The site that had did the … Continue reading

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Pictures

Allan Moult (Cobbers) passed on to me a link to this terrific Humboldt squid photo at National Geographic. The photo is mislabeled at the site–most likely because the Humboldt is sometimes called a ‘giant squid’. However, this doesn’t detract from … Continue reading

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Quotes

Evan Goer: My job depends on establishing relationships with my engineering colleagues based on mutual respect… but failing that, fear works too. Nick Carr: To go “off-grid” now, you pretty much have to turn yourself into a counterespionage operative, a … Continue reading

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OH HAI I CAN HAS RABIES?

Perfect celebration for cat friday. Via Metafilter–be sure to check out comments. Even better: squid with human teeth for squid friday.

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