Thursday, December 15, 2005

Links for Wednesday

Wayfaring Map - Christmas Trees in New York City
Make your place festive with a Xmas tree!

Interactive Transit Map for NYC
Another Google mash-up. Tell it where you want to go and it will tell you how to get there, barring a strike of course!

How to Split a Shared Cab Ride - Economists Weigh In
If you've ever been confronted with this dilemma, you'll find this link pretty interesting. Unfortunately, it seems a bit overly complex with all these economists' views!

Showtime may rescue 'Arrested Development' - Yahoo! News
Hurray for Arrested Development

Num Sum: web spreadsheet
Cool web spreadsheet program.I've been looking for something like this!! Unfortunately, it's not responsive enough for my taste.

Can This Man Reprogram Microsoft? - New York Times
Ray Ozzie - leading a revolution at Microsoft? And is Google going to roll out a killer $200 thin-client computer?

MacGyver Tip: Remove lint with a FedEx airbill pouch - Lifehacker
Niice.

Eight Life Hacks for Health, Wealth, and Happiness : kadavy.net
Some advice on simplifying

Blockbuster Introduces MovieSuite
29.99 per month for online DVD rentals, 2 coupons for in-store rentals AND 2 tickets for the movie theatre... seems like a good idea, if you actually use it, unlike me who pays Blockbuster $16 per month for the pleasure of holding Big Lebowski and Blue Velvet

WSJ.com - Uggs Again? What Last Year's 'It' Gift Does for an Encore
I just bought some Ugg boots last week. They are super duper comfortable and VERY warm, even if they don't look very attractive

Calculation of NPV of MBA
Is an MBA worth it? Note that the author assumes 10% earnings growth post-MBA and 7% earnings growth without an MBA. I think the earnings growth should be about the same, but maybe the starting point would differ?

The Consumerist: Shoppers Bite Back
Interesting new blog from Gawker Media for consumers -- watch out for scams!

theory.isthereason » From Del.icio.us to WordPress: How to automatically post daily links
Guide to posting links to Wordpress blogs using Del.icio.ous... pretty easy and hopefully it will work!
Update: It didn't work.. I did this manually today, but last night it looked like Delicious was "down for maintenance." Hopefully it will work today :(