Doc Searles snapped a picture of the town of La Conchita on a flight to Santa Barbara. Surf on over there and check out the hillside that hovers over those homes. Anybody who rebuilds there is not just a fool, but a damned fool.
Archive for date: January 18, 2005
One industrious hacker created this master list of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas cheat codes by wiring a PS/2 controller to his PC’s parallel port and stepping through key combinations looking for cheat codes. That’s just simply brilliant! Well done!
In the first of what will likely be many attempts at commercializing podcasting, Gizmodo is reporting that the NFL has inked a deal with audible.com to make their games available for download via the Apple iTunes music store. Complete recordings of games, including versions that feature local sportscasters, are expected to cost around $10 each, […]
Slashdot links to a story about the music industry using AI to choose hit songs. I can’t help but shake my head in shame. I’m reminded of a scene in the movie Dead Poets Society (excerpted here): KEATING Gentlemen, open your text to page twenty-one of the introduction. Mr. Perry, will you read the opening […]