Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Month: December, 2010

links for 2010-12-29

Bulkr – Download Flickr photos in batches (Mac, Windows & Linux) I feel a bit sick looking at this. (tags: bulkr flickr export)

links for 2010-12-27

An experimental tank design inspired by The Dark Knight's Batmobile "You see, it turns like a motorbike and it has the same wheel configuration […] In all seriousness, we decided that we didn't have a monopoly on inspiration, and if we saw something in a film that we thought might be a good idea, why […]

links for 2010-12-21

Ruby on Rails 3 and MySQL on Ubuntu 10.10 HOWTO install Ruby on Rails for Ubuntu 10.10 (tags: ruby rails ubuntu 10.10 install ror)

links for 2010-12-15

Flaws Jon Ingold strikes again. Undum is also particularly interesting. (tags: hypertext fiction joningold undum interzone via:emilyshort)

links for 2010-12-13

…on pampers, programming & pitching manure: The boy who cried 'advergame' Kim on advergames getting less crap (tags: advergames advertising games burgerking doritos crashcourse) PS3 gets ITV and Channel 4 on demand PlayStation 3 News – Page 1 | Eurogamer.net Microsoft, publicly, seems bizarrely uninterested in streaming video to Xbox Live from non-subscription sources. (tags: […]

links for 2010-12-11

Rough Type: Nicholas Carr's Blog: Interactive storytelling: an oxymoron "Interactive storytelling hasn't become popular – and will never become popular – because it produces crappy stories that no one wants to read" aha ha ha ha ha. (tags: nickcarr carr interactivestorytelling storytelling writing entertainment narrative interactive online)

links for 2010-12-10

About me at miaridge

links for 2010-12-03

delicious blog ยป Changes to Save and Share this is funny, right? (tags: delicious ui change humour)