http://wikidashboard.parc.com/ - park of wikimedia toolserver, which is gone?
http://blogs.zdnet.com/Murphy/?p=1346 - thoughtful piece on "cost savings" when switching to / from linux / windows.. "Ah yes, the good old apples and oranges. I mean, c'mon. Redhat 4.0? According to Wikipedia: "4.0 (Colgate), October 3, 1996 (Linux 2.0.18) - first release supporting SPARC". Does it tell you anything? Ok, how about this: it was released before Windows 98."
http://radar.oreilly.com/2009/01/free-the-facts-open-access.html - free the facts nice presentation on scientific foundations and access information
http://www.christopher-parsons.com/PublicUpload/Summary_of_January_13_2009_ISP_filings_(for_web).pdf - Summary of January 13, 2009 CRTC Filings by Major ISPs in Response to Interrogatory PN 2008‐19
http://www.stellarium.org/ - open source astronomy viewer
http://radar.oreilly.com/2008/12/the-state-of-transit-routing.html - info on open street maps
Dec 11, 2008 there's got to be a better way
http://government20bestpractices.pbwiki.com/ - !!!!!!!!!!!
http://developers.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=08/11/28/1335248&from=rss - Web Browser Programming Blurring the Lines of MVC
http://www.theserverside.com/news/thread.tss?thread_id=51999 - another neato java framework
http://www.javaworld.com/javaworld/jw-09-2008/jw-09-hadoop.html - hadoop - map reduce for all those big projects
http://radar.oreilly.com/2008/11/the-commoditization-of-massive.html - when to use sql or map reduce
http://www.costco.ca/Common/Category.aspx?whse=BCCA&Ne=4000000&eCat=BCCA%7C84%7C22494&N=4010478&pos=1&Nr=P_CatalogName:BCCA&cat=22769&Ns=P_Price%7C1%7C%7CP_SignDesc1&lang=en-CA&ec=BCCA-EC805-Cat84&topnav= - I did not know Costco sells tablet PCs. Probably one of the only stores left in Canada that does.
http://www.jgoodies.com/freeware/jdiskreport/index.html - really nice disk use visualizer.
https://tasktop.com/products/eclipse/ - great task oriented software with new browser integration, too bad it is not free in its full incarnation.
http://forums.zotero.org/discussion/2828/ - just something else I'd like to hack on.
http://www.hour.ca/books/books.aspx?iIDArticle=16197 - nice piece on walking
http://www.theserverside.com/news/thread.tss?thread_id=51743 - Book: Clean Code- A Handbook of Agile Software Craftsmanship
http://en.literateprograms.org literate programs. nice idea.
http://cloudcomputing.sys-con.com/read/613436_p.htm - someone's idea of an open "cloud"
http://stereophile.com/features/308mp3cd/index1.html - good? article on what digital format to use
http://www.canadian-housing-price-charts.235.ca/S+P_TSX_REvsGold_chart.htm - nice graphs on real estate, resources, etc
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20080617.wombudsreportmain0617/BNStory/National/home/ Ombudsman blasts ‘zones of immunity' (MATTHEW CAMPBELL) - TORONTO — Premier Dalton McGuinty's office quickly rebuffed a demand today by André Marin, Ontario's ombudsman, that his mandate be expanded to include investigating hospitals, public educational institutions, and city councils.
http://openproj.org/openproj - Nice! Java open source project management software
http://www.artima.com/weblogs/viewpost.jsp?thread=231524 - A fair summary of php, though it doesn't really mention it's extant dog's breakfast origins.
http://brucefwebster.com/2008/06/16/anatomy-of-a-runaway-it-project/ - interesting analysis of a failed IT project
May 20, help I don't know what to do with all this interesting stuff.
http://evolution.berkeley.edu/evolibrary/article/sneakermales_01 - on diverse vs brute
http://livescribe.com/smartpen/techspecs.html - this is just neat
http://noisemapping.defra.gov.uk/wps/portal/noise - for a nicer world
http://sourceforge.net/forum/?group_id=189202 - movino - open software streaming from mobile to server. but scattered and poorly supported.
http://www.mcdonaldland.info/files/designpatterns/designpatternscard.pdf - nice summary of design patterns.
http://www.theserverside.com/news/thread.tss?thread_id=48105 - java collections and concurrency
http://www.edge.org/3rd_culture/bios/kelly.html - cool dude
http://www.archive.org/details/feature_films - just to remind.
http://www.lofthouse.com/music/piano/tips.html - when I get the time
http://www.atimes.com/atimes/others/Henry.html - this guy is supposed to be cool
http://ds9a.nl/amazing-dna/index.html - DNA seen through the eyes of a coder
http://www.sharedrecords.org/sra/index - sharedrecords - share or store encrypted files - use graphical qcodes as keys
http://www.tiddlywiki.com/ - 'a reusable non-linear personal web notebook' - sophisticated client or server side js based wiki
http://sra.sharedrecords.org:8080/SharedRecordsProxyServer/?op=gettiddly&recorduid=85f654b779e4dcfcbff4c118672c7d44b10c9ca0#readOnly:no - save tiddlywiki data on sharedrecords
http://www.rebelscience.org/Cosas/Reliability.htm - using behavior rather than algorithms in computers for better reliability
http://jamwiki.org - java based mediawiki emulator
http://www.representqueens.com/spark/ - Sparklines are "intense, simple, wordlike graphics." They are detailed in Edward Tufte's latest book, Beautiful Evidence and also in his message board.
http://www.amazon.ca/Creature-Jekyll-Island-Federal-Reserve/dp/customer-reviews/0912986409 - "MUST READ FOR ANYONE IN A DEVELOPED COUNTRY!"
http://books.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=07/10/10/1419247 - High Performance Web Sites (discussion/review)
http://yro.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=07/10/07/0625216&from=rss - Designing Software With Privacy in Mind
http://science.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=07/10/15/0052240&from=rss - Best Way To Teach Oneself Math?
http://www.gomediazine.com/design-tip/rule-one-limit-your-fonts/ - a series on design
Work some work related stuff to organize
http://processing.org/ - this needs a gridbag
selenium cross language testing http://www.openqa.org/selenium-rc/