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Monthly Archives: May 2008

links for 2008-05-28

by Rob Friesel

AJAX Libraries API – Google Code via a tweet from @ckelly – agreed: HOT! (tags: ajax api framework webdev google jQuery javascript) Drawing Conclusions via Jettison Canopy (via DF) :: “Illustrator vs. the world” — the great vector drawing app round-up of ’08 (tags: Illustrator OSX vector essay todo)

links for 2008-05-27

by Rob Friesel

72 Ideas to Simplify Your Life (tags: lifehacks future goals health personal productivity philosophy todo) Beer Suggest via LifeHacker :: I never did get around to Cork’d, so I don’t know why I’m flagging this as “todo” — but we’ll see… (tags: food beer reference reviews todo) B&H Photo Video (tags: camera photography video shopping)

Dozois’ 24th Annual Collection

by Rob Friesel

As with many “Year’s Best” type anthologies (regardless of genre), it is difficult to evaluate Gardner Dozois’ The Year’s Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Fourth Annual Collection as if it were a whole. Unlike a themed collection (e.g., Wastelands: Stories of the Apocalypse), you cannot easily ask how each story is helping to advance or otherwise round-out […]

a week with Leopard

by Rob Friesel

A few thoughts on Mac OS X 10.5 (“Leopard”) after having spent a solid week using it: Spaces.  I didn’t think that I was going to use this at all but it turns out that it’s a great alternative to minimizing certain windows.  Example: during the day I typically run all the apps I need and […]