Archive of Posts from December 2009
PVRblog: The Decade of DVR
Matt's final post to PVRblog: a recap of the rise of the DVR and quotes from famous web folk talking about the impact of TiVo et al on their lives.
Wired How-To: Stir natural peanut butter easily
I need to try this. [via boingboing]
No two snowflakes alike?
Fun article about the ubiquitous Zapf Dingbat snowflake. [via torrez]
J.D. Roth 2.0: Oregon Weather Rules-of-Thumb
J.D. has some good Oregon weather rules that sound right to me. I guess it really is eight months of rain, wow.
Microsoft: Log Parser 2.2
Another SQL-based log analyzer from Microsoft.
This handy tool lets you query apache logs with SQL. (Had to install on Ubuntu.) Much handier than awkward awk commands for me.
kottke: Google DNS
Why is Google offering DNS? "...they want to speed up people's Google search results."
Daring Fireball: OpenDNS Founder David Ulevitch on Google Public DNS
Google takes aim at OpenDNS and John Gruber calls their response "Pure FUD". I agree, but any move Google makes has big repercussions. Distributed infrastructure is good.
Insane Theory: A new chart type for ColdFusion
Nice article about tapping into the Java chart component with ColdFusion to access chart types CF doesn't support.