Many songs in the iTunes Store are now available as unprotected AAC files, which...– Mark Pilgrim, on lossy audio codecs
XML is not the answer. It is not even the question. … This is a different...– Phillip J. Eby, Python is not Java.
"And then I woke up and it was all a dream" →
Charlie Stross on the life and death of the PDA. Usually I’d post this on delicious, but there’s a lot I want to quote. Newton was John Sculley’s pet project, allegedly started after a high-level Apple meeting in which he realized everyone present was using a Cambridge Z88, and said “why don’t we make one of those?” The sorry truth is, PDAs are a commercial...
In August, nGenera announced version 8.1 of its Talisma Knowledgebase, saying...– Enchantments? nGenera press release, via Rogers Cadenhead
Pitchfork's 20 worst album covers of 2008. →
(via binkythedoormat) Some of these look like they’d fit in with the storm of naive design dross that fills up fffound. (Oh, and the Santogold cover sucks.)
ffffound / ddddownload
In a moment of procrastination, I noticed that ddddownload (previously) was at the top of the delicious home page (with 150+ links). Noting a mention of swissmiss, I saw her post about it, and this comment: FFFFFound is a pretty lousy company as they disregard copyright laws. I know from experience; they’ve posted pictures of mine without any credit to me. This new download only makes...