open sword – pixen – OS X pixel-level graphics editor

open sword – pixen The Forgotten Artist The Macintosh has always been the platform of choice for graphic designers and artists. There are Mac programs available for page layout, photograph manipulation, vector art, animation, and nearly any application of the graphic arts imaginable. There is, however, one sort of artist who has a very tough […]

Adium X – the new OS X Instant Messenging hotness.

Adium X : About Adium X The Adium Team is proud to present to you Adium X 0.63, a multiple protocol instant messaging client. This is a culmination of a year long rewrite of adium, which now utilizes libgaim (the core part of gaim) to connect to multiple protocols, and is also based on a […]

Jay Tuley’s Website: Software

Jay Tuley’s Website: Software A bunch of nice OS X apps, including NicePlayer, MusicBrainz, and other projects.

Server Logistics – Macintosh OS X server packages

Server Logistics Software Downloads Complete MySQL Complete Apache 2 Complete PHP Complete Tomcat

QR Codes and Japanese Cellular Phones

QR Codes and Japanese Cellular Phones What are QR Codes? QR Codes are basically 2-dimensional UPC or barcodes. As you can see on the manufacturer’s page they’re capable of holding quite a bit more data than a standard UPC code. It’s an internationally standardized system of encoding information so that it can be read by […]

OS X Virtual Host setup script

patrick gibson [/news/andsuch/000091.php] Enter — the most powerful and easy shell script for Mac OS X that sets up a virtualhost into your system. Using NetInfoManager, lets you easily create a named virtual host that is only accessible locally. So, just as I was thinking, man, it really shouldn’t be that hard to […]

Slyck News – BitTorrent Site Updates

Slyck News – BitTorrent Site Updates BitTorrent Site Updates August 16, 2004 Thomas Mennecke We would first like to thank Bharik who brought these BitTorrent links to our attention. Unlike the rash of vanishing eDonkey2000 link sites following the demise of ShareReactor, BitTorrent sites remain mostly intact throughout the Internet. The most popular of these […]

mezzoblue  §  Virtual Hosts for Dummies

mezzoblue  §  Virtual Hosts for Dummies Virtual Hosts for Dummies August 05, 2004 9AM PST Running your own local Apache server for development is a great idea, and even better if you’ve enabled local virtual hosts. As demand for open source software increases, so do the options. Popular packages are frequently ported to different platforms, […]

BoingBoing: Bruce Sterling SIGGRAPH 2004 speech

BoingBoing: Bruce Sterling SIGGRAPH 2004 speech “When Blobjects Rule the Earth” It’s possible to live in a cleaner way. We live in debris and detritus because of our ignorance. That ignorance is no longer technically necessary. Those who know, know. Instead, our problem is becoming obscurantism, which is a deliberate hiding of the facts by […]

The best way to watch Bob Costas comment on the Olympics…

The best way to watch Bob Costas comment on the Olympics… Is muted. See, for example, his comment in the opening ceremony parade about the “…island nation of Belize.” WTF? Apparently, we weren’t the only ones concerned about the provided Olympic commentary by Bob Costas.