Delicious Links – 17 links – programming, stumbleupon, blogging, windows, copyright
This is my weekly collection of the best stuff I saw on the Internet. They’re saved on delicious and stumbleupon and cross-posted to Twitter and Tumblr as they happen and then collected together for my blog on Internet Duct Tape.
- [BLOGGING] Bloggers Beware: Nigerian Fraud Has Evolved Into Display and Text Link Ad Solicitations, deepjiveinterests.com
- Those people who want to pay you money might be scamming you to GET your money.
- [BLOGGING] Death Threats, Intimidation, and Blogging, codinghorror.com
- When good blogs become silenced we all lose.
- [BOOKS] Neil Gaiman’s Journal: The nature of free, journal.neilgaiman.com
- From the article: ” the problem isn’t that books are given away or that people read books they haven’t paid for. The problem is that the majority of people don’t read for pleasure.”
- [CODE] Are .NET Developers the American Tourists of the Software Industry?, caffeinatedcoder.com, via:raganwald.com
- From the article: ” The comments that drove this home was the one said my opinion should be discounted because I break the programming languages world into –languages by Microsoft– and –other languages–.”
- [CODE] What Does It Take To Become A Grandmaster Developer?, moserware.com
- From the article: ” The way to the top is filled with things getting harder. There are no shortcuts. Sorry.”
- [CREEPY] CUBOCC, cubo.cc, via:news.ycombinator.com
- The web is a weird, weird place.
- [DELICIOUS] Welcome to del.ishli.st!, del.ishli.st, via:lifehacker.com
- Use delicious bookmarks to build a wishlist.
- [FREELANCING] 1000 True Fans, kk.org, via:codinghorror.com
- Great take on being successful. 1000 people spending $100 on you a year is a $100,000 salary. Second amazing article I’ve seen from this blog, gonna have to subscribe.
- [LIFEHACKS] Messy Productivity: Why Perfection Will Slow You Down, anywired.com
- Getting things done means letting go of being perfect
- [PERL] Strawberry Perl, strawberryperl.com
- Perl 5.10.0 for Windows
- [RUBY] Monkey Patching Ruby, just like in The Matrix – Whoa!, blog.semanticart.com, via:ruby.reddit.com
- Metaprogramming with Keanu Reeves
- [SOCIALMEDIA] IM Etiquette: 8 Tips from Top Social Media Users, reemabeidoh.com, via:doshdosh.com
- How to promote your website without making an ass of yourself.
- [SOCIALSOFTWARE] The Second Order Network Effect, avc.blogs.com
- One Facebook app developer is building its own network of Facebook apps and click-sharing WITHIN Facebook. Looks like how blog networks happened, but within Facebook.
- [STARTUPS] Startups Must Hire The Right People And Watch Every Penny. Or Fail., techcrunch.com
- Some good advice on what is needed for startup success.
- [STUMBLEUPON] My StumbleUpon Favorites, linklusion.com, via:techipedia.com
- Tool for taking your bookmarks out of StumbleUpon and making them into bookmarks for your local computer.
- [STUMBLEUPON] StumbleUpon Alerter, blog.adamant.com.au, via:doshdosh.com
- Little app for your system tray that monitors your “discoveries” to see how popular they get.
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This Week at Internet Duct Tape
Internet Duct Tape is my blog where I talk about software, technology, blogging and other geeky subjects.
- Searching for the Perfect Inline Code Documentation Tool
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- One geek itch I’ve been wanting to scratch is to be able to listen to my MP3 collection using the recommendations from Last.FM. I’ve you’ve never heard of Last.FM, it is a music service that lets you listen music as a radio station over the internet. I’ve been using it for a year and…
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This Week at IDT Labs
IDT Labs is where I announce new software tools I’m working on.
- [TUMBLR] Regular Post Digest of the Last X Days
- Build a list of the last X regular posts from your Tumblr account in the past Y days. Useful for doing weekly digest posts with Yahoo Pipe Cleaner . Based off of a pipe by romzombie . IDT Labs is a blog for news announcements about software, tools or blog themes created by InternetDuctTape.com .…
- [TUMBLR] Delete your Tumblr with TumblrCleanr 0.0.1
- There’s one Tumblr feature that’s missing: how do you delete your Tumblr? At some point you might want to destroy all traces of your tumblr (privacy concerns, or you want to use it for something else) and there isn’t an option to do that — other than click the delete button on every…