A random collection of daily links drawn from the depths of the Internet.

12/9/11 Gil's LotD: Famous fan makers

http://www.fanmakers.com/text.aspx?id=21 The Worshipful Company of Fan Makers has prepared a list of history's most famous fan makers.


12/1/11 Gil's LotD crap: Donations

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WPur2jE-gZ4 For once Japan's not the one making creepy shit!

11/30/11 Gil's LotD: Gil's Link of the Day

http://dgilman.xen.prgmr.com/~david/lotdchart.html This is a chart showing the past few months of Gil's LotD. The "Links queued on website" line measures future links set up and ready to go on the website. "Links in browser bookmarks" shows the candidate links in my browser.


11/30/11 Gil's LotD crap: Swing

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L7N6slVrQeY It's some kind of movie about a high school band. I don't know. It's cool to watch.

11/29/11 Gil's LotD: pypandora

http://amoffat.github.com/pypandora/ pypandora is an alternative client for the Pandora streaming service.

11/28/11 Gil's LotD: GPG4Browsers

http://gpg4browsers.recurity.com/ Someone's finally implemented GPG for Gmail.

11/27/11 Gil's LotD: City grids

http://extendny.com/ The New York City grid extended to the entire planet.

11/25/11 Gil's LotD: Green flash

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_flash You can see a tiny bit of green light when the sun sets. Wikipedia has some pictures.

11/23/11 Gil's LotD: Emoticon stamps

http://www.gung.jp/kaoiro/index_e.html Roll your own emoticons on demand with this stamp.


11/22/11 Gil's LotD: Traffic simulation

http://sumo.sourceforge.net/ SUMO simulates traffic patterns over large road networks. It has a GUI and can pull in maps from OpenStreetMap.

11/21/11 Gil's LotD: Plink

http://labs.dinahmoe.com/plink/# Musically collaborate with strangers online. Unfortunately its popularity has gone down a bit so there aren't as many people playing online anymore. It's quite a bit of fun with 5+ people.



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