Google concerned by reports that the MPAA is secretly working with studios to resurrect SOPA http://bit.ly/1sEHvxk #sonyhack
jQuery 1.11.2 and 2.1.3 Released – Safari Fail-Safe Edition http://bit.ly/1C3twcR
Organic matter detected on Mars: http://bit.ly/16w7diU
From AMC and MoviePass, a Film a Day for a Monthly Fee: http://nyti.ms/1sCqJyL
Spider webs, leaves inspire touch-screen, solar-cell designs: http://bit.ly/1C1sb64
Damn, this is getting crazy. U.S. Links North Korea to Sony Hacking http://nyti.ms/1sBtG2G #sonyhack
Django docs now use the Roboto webfont. How awesome, JUST last night I changed my own site from Roboto to Lato! http://colbypalmer.com/
The new Django docs redesign is pretty nice. https://docs.djangoproject.com/
Freshly manured grass outside the apartment and a nice rain to go with it. This ought to be interesting.
The Introvert Owner’s Manual http://24ways.org/2014/the-introvert-owners-manual/
Salt Recipes: Multi Operating System Support http://bit.ly/1shchBA /via @joedevon
Sony is DOSing sites hosting its stolen goods. #sonyhack http://recode.net/2014/12/10/sony-pictures-tries-to-disrupt-downloads-of-its-stolen-files/
Google Opens Its Cloud to Crack the Genetic Code of Autism http://wrd.cm/1AcGkcp
Popular Coding Framework Node.js Is Now Seriously Forked http://readwrite.com/2014/12/04/node-js-fork-io-js
Well this is good news! Google makes a $120M bet on LA, potentially expanding its presence in the region nine-fold http://bit.ly/1BhRYH3
Most people who self-referentially use the word "hustling" have no idea what that actually means.
Here's a useful set of SCSS mixins. Juice: Mixins for life http://j.mp/1pUwBHr
James Franco and Seth Rogen suspected to be responsible for the Sony hacking. http://buswk.co/1pP4DNe #sonyhack
Super cool responsive SVG: http://bit.ly/1xSJvWF
A non-snarky, corrected version of "Barbie: I can be a Computer Engineer" http://bit.ly/1BO0NJV /via @ewfeez
Old-school cartoon of the morning: The Smurfs. That good old verb/noun/adjective/expletive blanket word.
Cappuccinos for me and my hunnay
The Science of 'Interstellar' Explained (Infographic) http://bit.ly/1xg1Lf2
Weird 80's mashup going through my head today: "Might as well face it, I'mma Wookin' Pa Nub"
Perfect way to start your day: Adult Swim’s Too Many Cooks is the weirdest sitcom to never exist http://www.avclub.com/article/adult-swims-too-many-cooks-weirdest-sitcom-never-e-211518
Disney partners with Google to bring its cloud movie locker to Android and Google Play Movies http://bit.ly/1rWzi60
Parse Rolls Out A/B Testing For Push Notifications http://bit.ly/10PueLf
I upgraded two sites to Django 1.7 this weekend, and it was much easier than I was expecting.
Scary. UN climate change panel warns of 'severe, pervasive and irreversible' damage: http://cir.ca/s/1rK
Every semi-amateur musician in Redmond sighed and scrubbed a name out of their notebook today.
jQuery 3.0: The Next Generations http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/jquery/~3/ejcsw2O11T4/
If you’re thinking about driving in Santa Monica today, might as well forget it now. #traffic
So excited to buy gas for $3.37/gallon #depressing
Great headline writing, haha: “L.A. commuters stuck on freeway after truck spills molasses” http://bit.ly/1yYgWtT
Oh wow, @Firebase acquired by Google. Good on 'em! Neat service and company. http://bit.ly/1zjuqRY
Voted! RT @BostonBlake: Vote and help me win a meeting with the casting director for #StarWarsEpisode7 !
Nice job @michelka! RT @ManuelaHorn: My music video won an award!!!! Whoop Whoop!!! You rock Michelle Kantor!!!! http://bit.ly/1rYu8WT
My talented wife @michelka is being interviewed live at the LA Femme Film Festival: http://bit.ly/lafemmefilmfest2014 #lafemme
When I'm not feeling well, all I want to eat is tom kha gai soup. Thankfully the new office has a Thai restaurant next door!
Runner friends - favorite tracking app for iPhone? I use the Nike app but I’m bumming on the lack of HealthKit integration.
Potential breakthrough found in Type 1 diabetes stem cell research: http://cir.ca/s/5YFB
Another fun plus-side of LA living: finding secondhand, "professional" zombie clothes (from the movie Warm Bodies) for my Halloween costume.
Moving our @Giantsource office into this sweet Victorian building today!
What can a $1 Facebook ad budget do? http://bit.ly/1sdOUaZ
I heart infographics. And the smell of crayons. /via @rands
Fun read, especially if you do much hiring - You Should Run Your Startup Like a Cult. Here’s How: http://bit.ly/1rH53V0
Packed in for Cat Power, Gogol Bordello and THE PIXIES!!!
Helicopter tour of the Grand Canyon was way impressive!
So many trips to Vegas, but the first time I ever stopped here.
Another nice thing about the iPhone 6 is being able to see the screen while wearing polarized sunglasses.
FINALLY happened by Dunkin Donuts in Santa Monica and there wasn’t a line out the door. Mmm iced coffee with vanilla. No donut, just coffee.
Interesting, StackOverflow is adding their own runnable JS blocks similar to JSFiddle/CodePen. http://bit.ly/1mierhx
Is it weird for LinkedIn to suggest InMailing LinkedIn developers for my recruiting emails? I'd think they'd filter their own employees out.
Apple Aims for Greater Transparency With Comprehensive New Privacy Site http://www.macrumors.com/2014/09/17/apple-new-privacy-site/
'Twisted' radio waves send data at 32 gigs a second http://cir.ca/s/EUEB
Gorgeous close of an awesome play day, Venice to Santa Monica.
Nothing finishes the week better than knowing your Postgres tables are nice and orderly. OK, I can think of a few things better than that.
LA friends: Anyone on T-Mobile LTE? How is coverage? Thinking about switching.
"Is there gonna be a SuperPad? Did they invent the Newton again?" - Tiny E (7 years old)
September 9, 2014: The day the iWatch, Siri and CarPlay all tied together. TURBO BOOST!
Tomorrow: Working from home, AND new iPhone / iWearable announcement, AND @SonsOfAnarchy final season premiere? IT'S EFFING CHRISTMAS!
Fun afternoon at the Malibu Lagoon!
“My phone was hacked” != “My crap password was guessed”
5 Things UX And UI Designers Could Learn From Wes Anderson http://bit.ly/Yf16M3 /via @Michelleleepric
While I’m all for vegan brats n’ beer, I’m thinking this event could use some @ManuelaHorn to whip it into shape!
I can't wait till wearable technology advances to the point where tourists can sport an iFannyPack.
Saw a headline for a new "Smartwich" but it was disappointingly not a breakthru in lunch technology, just iWatch speculation that I misread.
Lot of “I would rather ____ than take that flight again” possibilities. Like, “be unnecessarily defibrillated”
A Mullet with beard envy? http://cir.ca/s/67CB
Taken before boarding. #timewarp #dearlydeparted @ San Jose International Airport (SJC) http://instagram.com/p/sN9bqIwDQS/
As a frequent Disney-goer, I think this is way cool. Disney Files Patents To Use Drones In Park Shows http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/Techcrunch/~3/ubdguwDNFIs/
“Daddy, I’m trying to turn you into a brony!”
Should have known there was a conspiracy afoot.
Two months with a new laptop and so far I've managed to avoid Adobe CC and MS Office entirely. Feels good.
The stuff of science fiction & comic books! How lizards regenerate their tails: researchers discover genetic ‘recipe’ http://bit.ly/1ttd0w4
New favorite word: grotesquerie
Comment sections are on their way out - http://bit.ly/XAjfDS
Time Out: Twitter Is Officially Mucking With Your Timeline - http://bit.ly/XAi1bF
I just made a donation to Active Heroes for Carry The Fallen - Justin is so close to making his $60k goal! https://fundraise.activeheroes.org/events/carry-fallen/e26951
This martial-law shit really needs to stop: Police are operating with total impunity in Ferguson http://www.vox.com/2014/8/19/6043483/ferguson-police-impunity
Freedom under fire: If police in Ferguson treat journalists like this, imagine how they treat residents http://www.vox.com/2014/8/18/6043247/ferguson-police-media-harassment
This just gets worse and worse. Attorney For Ferguson Market: NO ONE From His Store Called 911 To Report Cigar Theft http://bit.ly/1tegNhK
Very helpful designer's guide to DPI: http://sebastien-gabriel.com/designers-guide-to-dpi/
Use of force, citizen complaints decline when cops wear cameras http://cir.ca/s/TXCB
Neat (and free) online PDF Swiss Army knife: http://smallpdf.com/
Twitter is opening an office in Santa Monica. http://bit.ly/1t9fCA7
This post isn't new, but worth a re-read. Valuable thinking for both developers & managers: Don't Be a Hero http://bit.ly/1uU1slF via @al3x
Could hemp nanosheets topple graphene for better supercapacitor electrodes? http://www.kurzweilai.net/could-hemp-nanosheets-topple-graphene-for-better-supercapacitor-electrodes
As a victim of police brutality in SF, hoping events in Ferguson create a call for accountability. Many PD's operate like a gang of thugs.
Working on serializers makes me wish for some Cinnamon Life.
Really nice wedding site here: http://www.womangettingmarried.com/
Wife's out of town, so I can have as many prunes as I want. #yolo
I sprung for this kinda-pricey mat to use with my home standing desk, and my feet haven't stopped lovin' me for it! http://amzn.to/UeyoZ5
I just. Wow. Amazing athleticism, this woman just rips through the course. Worth watching! http://bit.ly/1tUbsyF
I liked Planet of the Apes, and was digging on the Futura subtitles. Designer friends, is it cool to use Futura again? (Was it ever?)
Prioritizing Devices: Testing And Responsive Web Design - http://bit.ly/1wvj86t
I often comment on the number of overhyped coffee places in Samo, but Philz is the real deal. SF goodness! http://4sq.com/1mUU3AB
Top Ten Reasons Why You Should Not Talk to the Police http://pocket.co/sFFfx
"Seven Signs You're Wasting Your Talent" http://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20140712050158-52594-seven-signs-you-re-wasting-your-talent
Busy NYC Restaurant Solves Major Mystery by Reviewing Old Surveillance http://stevenf.com/2014/07/12/busy-nyc-restaurant-solves-major-mystery-by-reviewing-old-surveillance/
Do I ever love this. Really tired of the intrusive spam and cold calls, both as a developer and a hiring manager. http://bit.ly/1qWFG1J
Braintree is integrating PayPal into its checkout flow - very compelling choice for developers indeed! http://pandodaily.com.feedsportal.com/c/35141/f/650422/s/3c55a5cd/sc/21/l/0Lpando0N0C20A140C0A70C0A90Coh0Ehai0Edevelopers0Ebraintree0Emay0Ehave0Ejust0Ewon0Ethe0Epayments0Ewar0Ewith0Eits0Enew0Eridiculously0Esimple0Esdk0C/story01.htm
Me: The Goonies house & school from ‘Kindergarten Cop’ aren’t too far from Portland.
Me: IT’S NOT A RUMOR!
Unattended hotel maid cart == toiletry buffet free-for-all!
Finally made it to Seattle and starting off with something serious. (@ Serious Pie) http://4sq.com/1t3hgVZ
"These are dark, sad times for Santa Monicans who love to eat breakfast for dinner." lol http://la.curbed.com/archives/2014/07/first_look_at_expoadjacent_dennys_mixeduser_in_samo.php
Impromptu sunset adventure
We're spreading #meteorjs to help raise $25,000 for kids learning to code! Only takes 1 min to help http://challenge.meteor.com
Infamous Addresses: Mobster Whitey Bulger's Santa Monica Hideout Now Up For Rent http://bit.ly/1l5u7gq
My talented friend @bostonblake is producing CHARACTER, a fun-looking suspense-fantasy short film. Indiegogo page: http://bit.ly/1imVDvF
Came to look something up, and... forget it, 'cuz right now the Twitter is busy. #worldcup
Staying in the Palace tonight!
Great license plate! /cc @leebennett
I'm at @TenderGreens (Santa Monica, CA) http://4sq.com/1oZxitT
"It’s also worth considering whether the fight for an icon-only button is worth it" re: sharing icons https://bold.pixelapse.com/minming/share-the-icon-no-one-agrees-on
Facebook to Use Web Browsing History for Ad Targeting /via @daringfireball http://adage.com/article/digital/facebook-web-browsing-history-ad-targeting/293656/
I know what I'm listening to today! MT @ChrisCarlson2: Hey Colby! Check out the new @DuffyBishop CD. http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/duffybishop3
I just love this! X-Men: Days of Future Past, Explained in Git http://hashrocket.com/blog/posts/x-men-days-of-future-past-explained-in-git /via @dicetomato
This is a welcome upgrade! iOS 8 WebKit finally allows all apps to have the same performance as Safari http://bit.ly/1krJ4yJ
Food truck night! Big turnout tonight. (@ Santa Monica Food Truck Lot - @smfoodtrucklot) http://4sq.com/1h6K8aJ
Sorry, I'm all out of gruntle for today.
Apple opens door to Bitcoin apps with App Store rule change http://cir.ca/s/SS6
A hugely talented blues/jazz/torch singer, stage performer and wonderful friend of mine has joined Twitter, welcome @DuffyBishop!
I'm at Superba Food + Bread - @superbafb (Venice, CA) http://4sq.com/SyBZ3R
This is a fantastic read: Process Is Being Told What to Do by Someone Who Has Less Information than You http://bit.ly/1o2sYND
LOVE! Web host gives FCC a 28.8Kbps slow lane in net neutrality protest http://ars.to/1iwHo4O
“It is definitely NOT ‘wandering around with a sloth time’.”
The things one says as a parent.
My photo of the Marin County Courthouse is slide #4! Frank Lloyd Wright tours expand around the nation http://on.ksdk.com/1ku5KMm
Naughty. (@ Beachy Cream) http://4sq.com/1igh5LO
Checking out the new restaurant in the neighborhood. Quite good! (@ Blue Daisy) http://4sq.com/1ugBlGG
I think I overdid it a tad on my run tonight. But it was hard to stop on an evening like this! @ Santa… http://instagram.com/p/neo0ZawDWZ/
Fun. HTTP status codes. as depicted by lolcats: http://bit.ly/1lBjI2J
As usual, the @testedcom cosplay photo gallery from WonderCon is stupendous. http://www.tested.com/art/makers/460826-wondercon-2014-cosplay-gallery-580-photos/
Interesting concept, has anyone out there tried this? Why Users Fill Out Less If You Mark Required Fields - http://bit.ly/1jDwnMJ
SweetTarts in my morning yogurt? It’s a special day indeed. Thanks, E. Bunny!
OK I gotta check this place out... LA Bar's Epic Secret Entrance at Davey Wayne's http://thrl.st/1jfHDPc
Whalerock Industries is looking for: Senior PHP Developer
Interesting story about optimization. Why UPS Trucks Don't Turn Left - http://bit.ly/OZiWwV
What do you need to make a successful web app? Solid advice for developers from @thomasfuchs. http://bit.ly/Rfz3IW
Dad is watching the Masters on fast-forward. “It’s better this way because you don’t have to listen to the announcers.” He’s right.
It was so pure, it snowed on albinos. #sayin #truth
Surely this will be a night to remember. Or not remember.
Today is a great opportunity to identify and unsubscribe from all those retail-spam lists you somehow found yourself on.
Friends, indulge me in an experiment. If you read this, please go to my last post and "Like" it. Testing a hypothesis that FB gives less weight to posts with YouTube links. AND, you need to see my wife's latest music video!
Introducing Evie to the Harlem Globetrotters, via our mutual friends Scoob and Shag. #timemachine
Gotta love how Santa Monica rides out an LA hot spell in June\u2026 completely fogged in.
Evie's first Cinespia! The Princess Bride.
Au revoir, Pee-Wee