Simon Willison’s Weblog


Thursday, 27th November 2003

Can Google Grow Up? (via) It’s tough at the top, and it’s going to get tougher # 5:34 pm

Javascript Compression (via) Nearly halves the size of getElementBySelector.js # 4:49 pm

Minor spam victory. I’ve deleted the spam comments now but they were pretty amusing # 4:46 pm

Google vs. Evil (via) “Don’t be evil” # 4:24 pm


Charles Miller, in Google, Microsoft and Tall Poppies.:

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Dotcom Memories (via) It’s all about the M&Ms # 3:42 pm

IXR 2.0

Harry Fuecks has been hacking on my XML-RPC library, and has released a new version with some significant changes. His article on phpPatterns describes the changes and provides a link to download the updated code. He’s made a bunch of interesting architectural changes which take advantage of a number of useful PEAR classes, including HTTP_Request which provides support for proxies and authentication, two frequently requested features.

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Font Size: No Happy Medium. Sometimes I just wish for ignorance # 1:35 am

vi Complete Key Binding List (via) Very useful # 1:24 am

The rsync algorithm. The glorious technical details # 1:03 am

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