Monday, November 23, 2009

to know how good you are...



To know how good you are at something requires exactly the same set of skills as it does to be good at that thing. --John Cleese

The Dunning-Kruger effect is a fascinating phenomenon. (Link opens PDF)

Thursday, November 12, 2009

make great shit.

If you want to make great shit, you must first know what great shit is.

I think Rory Marinich gets it just about right in his post called "Make Great Shit"

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

simple fruit galette crust on the counter


who says good food needs expensive gadgets?

Monday, November 9, 2009

How to set up an e-commerce site using PayPal to process - Ars Technica


Paypal is not really pretty, and it's not really stylish. But it will help you accept money from friends and strangers.
How to set up an e-commerce site using PayPal to process - Ars Technica

Sixeyes: MP3 Blog by Alan Williamson

Sixeyes: MP3 Blog by Alan Williamson
Have you ever had a friend that always had music on that you liked? Did you ever wish he created a blog, or that you could create one that would bring you musical delights? Alan Williamson's blog sixeyes is just like that.

Saturday, November 7, 2009

film music | mobygratis.com

Moby will let you use his music for your non-profit or student film for free, and for a donation for profit making ventures. So cool! film music | mobygratis.com

Friday, November 6, 2009

Cell Phone Coverage Maps - AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile


Someone finally did it! A map where those mobile phone things don't work so well. My dream: that  AT+T would use it to revise its infrastructure. (Caution, the site is super slow at the moment)

Cell Phone Coverage Maps - AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile

Monday, November 2, 2009