Tuesday, November 6, 2007

Indie-rock music blog.

Snarky gaming news.

I know I wrote about Joshua Allen too!

Confessions of an Aca/Fan: The Official Weblog
Henry Jenkins is like the wise old professor who is an expert on thousands of sci-fi movies. He studies geek culture, and especially fandom. He's like our crazy uncle. Everyone adores him. He's a righteous dude.

Dinosaur Comics
Ryan North, god of webcomics, hasn't drawn a new Dinosaur Comic since he started making them. He just continues to use the same visual cartoon every day, only changing the dialogue. It's like Krazy Kat for the New Century.
Tips to hack your life.

Two gamers rule the world.

Steve Pavlina's Personal Development Blog
Self-help for smart people.

Another silicon Valley Web 2.0 blog, TechCrunch is great. They review new Web 2.0 ventures, which is good, because there are a lot of them.

BlogYourMind (Italian)
This blog is indeed all in Italian. I have been trying to read it for years.
Global Guerrillas
Political anti-globalization radicalism and issues.

MAKE: Blog
Crazy homemade shit made by insane geeks.

Laughing Squid
A lot of links.

Boing Boing
The original linky blog. so much sweetness.

Diesel Sweeties by R Stevens
A comic about robots and people who have sex with them. Not totally; but it's hysterical.

Cool Hunting
More lists of cool stuff.

we make money not art
This girl is on the forefront of interactive and game-like art installations.

Scobleizer - Tech Geek Blogger
Scoble used to blog for Microsoft, telling them what for, and now he's an independent blogger who tells everyone what for.

Another fantasy-type blog like Tinselman.
Jason Kottke is a member of the old-school blogging cadre and he still brings it. I'm not sure where he brings it though.

Bats Left Throws Right
I know I reviewed Doghouse Riley already.

Everyone knows Slashdot. It's useful to scan this feed.

scraps of crap
David Malki's blog for posting doodles, experimental animation, etc. It's actually an open blog that anyone can contribute to.

Overcompensating: Actual Things That Happen to Jeffrey Rowland
One of these Overcompensating feeds is a duplicate.
Overcompensating: The Painstaking Undulations of a Human Boy
Reviewed on the Fight.

Fodor's Travel Wire
Regular travel articles.

Film Junk Podcast
I've never listened to this podcast.

The Daily Cross Hatch
A comics blog.

Another one I'm sure I've already profiled, Helen Boyd's husband is a transsexual.
The Forbidden Planet International Blog Log
The blog of Scotland-based comics outlet Forbidden Planet, these guys focus more on the UK comics scene, but they're cool guys.

Lost At E Minor
Two brothers in Australia keep us updated on new art and music of a weird persuasion. There are so many damn links on each one of their posts.

Definitely one of the weirdest, and also one of the most popular of small blogs. this is an exploration of the futuristic ideas of J.G. Ballard, who wrote Crash, Empire of the Sun, and a lot of books you've never heard of.

information aesthetics
Graphs, charts and statistics. Great stuff here at this design blog.

GameBrink.Com News Feed
Another games site.