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‘weirdest, most artful or unexpected’

Weird Apps for iOS
Posted by joe.jenett on 09/01/14

archive of reactions

Replygif.net
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/21/14

‘profound-sounding nonsense’

New-Age Bulls*it Generator
Posted by joe.jenett on 04/17/14

‘freaking fun’

Keezy (iOS)

Keezy turns your iPhone into an instrument.

Posted by joe.jenett on 11/16/13

important work needs a name

Project Namer
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/27/13

a different kind of daily pointer

Pointer Pointer
[Hypnophant]
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/24/13

'digitalised collection'

Pica Pic | retro handheld games collection (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 07/28/13

your face, animated

face to gif
Posted by joe.jenett on 07/09/13

Be amused... and careful!

Dumb Ways To Die
[Hypnophant]
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/14/13

missing but playable

404 Not Found
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/12/13

book forthcoming...

The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows

A compendium of the urges, vibes, aches and demons inhabiting the interior psychological landscape. Its mission is to harpoon, bag and tag wild sorrows, then release them back into the subconscious.

[Hypnophant]

Posted by joe.jenett on 05/17/13

attn: polka lovers

Garmoshka
[Webling]
Posted by joe.jenett on 04/23/13

html5 version of tetris

Tetr.js
[Trivium]
Posted by joe.jenett on 04/05/13

odd design elements

Skeu It! – "a celebration of arbitrary and gratuitious user interface decisions"

(see skeuomorphism)

Posted by joe.jenett on 09/17/12

keeping old tech alive

Museum of Endangered Sounds
[Hypnophant]
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/18/12

notorious manipulations

Photo Tampering throughout History
[The Letter]
Posted by joe.jenett on 03/14/12

'The journey is yours...'

The Single Lane Super Highway
[Eduardo Morais' stream]
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/21/12

a message to the future

erasing.org: Egg
[Trivium]
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/09/12

oh so painful!

Comic Sans Project

We are the Comic Sans defenders. We fear no fonts and we will make the whole world Comic Sans. Because Helvetica is sooo 2011[.]

[The Letter]

Posted by joe.jenett on 12/14/11

and now... 'microvideo'

Keek - Share Microvideo Status Updates...
Posted by joe.jenett on 12/06/11

wordplay

word[is(not equal to)]art ~~ word!=art
Posted by joe.jenett on 09/06/11

'Get over it.'

Godsboard – "Make a billboard in the name of God!"

(post title based on this board)

Posted by joe.jenett on 09/05/11

'time travel' for images

64yourself(beta)
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/02/11

a chat with Querty

What A Chat Bot Taught Me About Being Human
Posted by joe.jenett on 07/20/11

buzzwords in the news

Newswordy: Word of the day

Beware of links to external news sites with heavy and/or intrusive advertising.

Posted by joe.jenett on 06/28/11

all about beverages

The Knowledge For Thirst
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/20/11

for creating 'expanding texts'

Telescopic Text
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/18/11

guess the title

Famous Objects from Classic Movies

Which movie does the object come from?

Posted by joe.jenett on 03/05/11

'basically a crappy blog'

Uptown Almanac | San Francisco: Where 20-Somethings go to Retire (some mature content)
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/02/11

'warm and fuzzy' promo

FirefoxLive.org
Posted by joe.jenett on 12/08/10

better than the real thing

iSofa.tv
Posted by joe.jenett on 11/10/10

'make music together'

beatlab
[The Letter]
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/16/10

'inspiring apologies'

Sorry I Haven't Posted
Posted by joe.jenett on 09/01/10

flash diversions

SP*C**L D*F*CTS (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 07/11/10

ascii art text toy

asciimo
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/20/10

'infrequently encountered words'

Word Journal
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/16/10

'the internet mashup database'

Mashdex [The Letter]
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/14/10

changes (for the better)

Prescience (Or: Who Wants A Stylus?)
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/13/10

another new take on Tetris

Torus (Javascript)
Posted by joe.jenett on 04/30/10

things 'a bit odd'

Wikipedia:Unusual articles
Posted by joe.jenett on 03/19/10

'Create something.'

Myoats
Posted by joe.jenett on 03/05/10

timely narrative

What happened in my birth year?
Posted by joe.jenett on 02/16/10

mouse wheel fun

Record Tripping (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 02/04/10

a jaunt into yesteryear

michaelv.org
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/24/10

'This year, I will...'

New Year's Resolution Generator
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/04/10

new take on an old game

Browser Pong

...designed to take advantage of emerging HTML5 features (including Audio elements), intentionally breaking compatibility with older browser versions and substandard contemporaries such as Internet Explorer. Good for Macintosh. Best in Safari 4, Chrome 4, FireFox 3.5, and Opera 10 in that order.

Posted by joe.jenett on 12/19/09

a "visual chinatown"

dvdp [milov]
Posted by joe.jenett on 12/18/09

things to do...

52 Projects
Posted by joe.jenett on 12/12/09

eating and drinking streets

Streats of London
[london.randomness]
Posted by joe.jenett on 11/15/09

for your entertainment...

Jim Carrey (Flash)
[Surfstation]
Posted by joe.jenett on 11/11/09

'visual toy'

eyecandy (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 11/08/09

'retrocomputing' and other fun

Floodgap Systems [Trivium]
Posted by joe.jenett on 11/07/09

electronic music toy

Hobnox - Audiotool (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/03/09

feel the love...

Just Say It
[The Letter]
Posted by joe.jenett on 09/21/09

'perfectly healthy'

Jenny Holzer: Truisms
Posted by joe.jenett on 09/03/09

just imagine...

Variations on normal
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/26/09

'the webcomic'

Dis-Connection
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/15/09

NetArt

WebWeb
[The Letter]
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/14/09

What if...?

Question Suggestions – "small voyages into the collective psyche of humans who ask google questions" [OneFloorUp]
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/06/09

submitted moonwalk videos

Eternal moonwalk - A tribute to Michael Jackson. (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 07/05/09

interactive music video

Cold War Kids | 'I've Seen Enough' video | Explore, re-create, enjoy. (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/30/09

weird animated photos

three frames
[Trivium]
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/14/09

only human?

Can dogs really look 'guilty'?
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/12/09

virtual graffiti space

Wild Style City (Flash)
[Bifurcated Rivets]
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/21/09

'think carefully'

Useful advices for photographers
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/18/09

an odd playzone/sound toy

Boohbah Zone (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 04/29/09

for critter lovers

all creatures [great and small]
Posted by joe.jenett on 03/18/09

'play god now'

bugworld - a generative vermin installation (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 03/17/09

'fake album covers'

AlbumJam
[Bifurcated Rivets]
Posted by joe.jenett on 03/10/09

'pixel wall'

Colorpx
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/28/09

'tis the season theme

Tinseltown Firefox theme

Tinseltown is a Christmas theme with holiday imagery including Christmas lights, snow, reindeer, presents and more. This theme is made even better with great Christmas icons from Watiworks and a semi-transparent URL bar. Get in the holiday spirit!

Posted by joe.jenett on 12/17/08

answers on postcards - 'slow twitter'

dawdlr – "a global community of friends and strangers answering one simple question: what are you doing, you know, more generally?"

(see a twitter for the long now)

Posted by joe.jenett on 12/02/08

'arts magazine'

Narwhal Magazine – "publishes offbeat news, flash fiction with a focus on humour"
Posted by joe.jenett on 11/25/08

close call

Is graphic design art?
Posted by joe.jenett on 11/12/08

'passions and emotions'

100 year old smileys
Posted by joe.jenett on 11/04/08

'spontaneous doodle art'

Doodlers Anonymous
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/27/08

drawing app

bomomo
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/26/08

'slightly controversial opinions'

Smugopedia – "We offer you the chance to buy a fleeting sense of self-satisfaction at the small cost of alienating your friends and loved ones."
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/21/08

attn: sesquipedalians

50 of your favourite words
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/10/08

intervene

Unplug your friends
Posted by joe.jenett on 09/30/08

'hip-hop video blog'

ill doctrine
Posted by joe.jenett on 09/07/08

a story unfolds

Telescopic Text – "An exploration of scale and levels of detail. How much or little is contained within the tiniest, most ordinary of moments." [Ireneo's Memory]
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/25/08

How many can you guess?

The 100 Most Common English Words
[Anna Grimm]
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/13/08

'connections between people'

NNDB: Tracking the entire world – "an intelligence aggregator that tracks the activities of people we have determined to be noteworthy, both living and dead" [Deeplinking]
Posted by joe.jenett on 07/29/08

'a website for play'

thisissand.com (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 07/07/08

'Beautiful Word Clouds'

Wordle
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/22/08

'land of make believe'

Photos of TV
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/15/08

comic character blog

Hello. Darcel here. – "Living one disappointing moment after another."
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/10/08

online since 1996

The Airbrush Museum & Séance Room – "a serious site with a twist of humor"
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/09/08

word association 'game'

Human Brain Cloud (Flash)
[Riot | Booked]
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/19/08

'party effects' included

MIDAS: Homemade Dorm Room Home Automation System
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/11/08

all things 'ascii'

Ascii Art Dictionary
[pica + pixel]
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/02/08

what people are saying

twistori – "the first step in an ongoing social experiment..."
Posted by joe.jenett on 04/28/08

open source aerial fun

Where On Earth Is Waldo?
Posted by joe.jenett on 04/23/08

'gridded people'

the human calendar®
[design(radar]
Posted by joe.jenett on 03/27/08

'sounds in the environment'

A Blog Of Notes – "sound samples that consist of a note or handful of notes" (Thanks Marie!)
Posted by joe.jenett on 03/23/08

Today is 'Pi Day'

3.14 and the rest
Posted by joe.jenett on 03/14/08

'create awesome comics'

Bitstrips
Posted by joe.jenett on 03/10/08

fictional characters

DrawerGeeks!

DrawerGeeks is a fun thing we do every other Friday, where professional artists (mostly from the animation, comic book, illustration and design fields) all draw their own version of a chosen fictional character.

Posted by joe.jenett on 03/09/08

interactive narratives

webyarns.com: stories for the web (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 03/07/08

'visual demos'

Illusions
Posted by joe.jenett on 03/05/08

comics gone social

Pixton™ - The User-Generated Comic Strip
Posted by joe.jenett on 02/24/08

many faces

Daily Mugshot – "a free service which helps you chronicle and share how you look every day"
Posted by joe.jenett on 02/20/08

click-thru amusement

Barack Obama Is Your New Bicycle
[kegz.net < Disarranging Mine]
Posted by joe.jenett on 02/16/08

'most acceptable rodent'

Hamster prices triple in China
Posted by joe.jenett on 02/12/08

fractal image game

Tic-Frac-Toe (JavaScript)
[O.K. Blog]
Posted by joe.jenett on 02/07/08

living in store all week

Mark Lives In IKEA
[One Floor Up]
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/10/08

'textorize a picture'

Textorizer – "vectorise a picture using text strings"
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/06/08

hexakosioihexekontahexaphobia

US town escapes 666 phone prefix – "A town in the US state of Louisiana is to be allowed to change its telephone prefix so that residents can avoid a number many associate with the Devil...."
Posted by joe.jenett on 12/29/07

on evolving posters

This morning's poster find
Posted by joe.jenett on 12/28/07

now ya know...

Did Coke really turn Santa red and white?

Q:
It's often said that Santa's red and white robes were the creation of a Coca-Cola advertising campaign. Is that true?

A:
No. Santa's outfit is believed to have been inspired by the Bishop of Myra in the 4th Century... long before the soft drinks market realised its potential."

Posted by joe.jenett on 12/24/07

'nowhere-neat' art

Square the Square
[Ireneo's Memory]
Posted by joe.jenett on 12/08/07

little animations

Gif Collectif – "a collaborative visual public forum"
[Another Bookmark]
Posted by joe.jenett on 11/15/07

'make your own flag'

we are multicolored
Posted by joe.jenett on 11/03/07

an odd visual blog

Silhouette Masterpiece Theatre
[Design(Radar]
Posted by joe.jenett on 11/02/07

eCard maker

TYPEFLASH [Uailab]
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/31/07

'judgmental nitpickers'

Can You Say Nazi? – "A How To Guide to getting Accepted in the Exclusive World of Web Elitists"
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/23/07

'sound art project'

Let them sing it for you (note that 'player' automatically opens in a pop-up window upon entering site)
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/20/07

in search of a national slogan

1,000 mottos for the UK
National mottos have been around almost as long as nation states, yet the UK has been characteristically demure about committing a spirited slogan to paper....

...So, in the interests of representing Britain in all its rich diversity, below, we present not 10, not 100 but 1,000+ of the best mottos for the UK, submitted by our readers.
Posted by joe.jenett on 09/25/07

how to 'tattoo' your tee

Bleach on fabric tutorial
[Ireneo's Memory]
Posted by joe.jenett on 09/23/07

for type fans

The Signage of Summer
Posted by joe.jenett on 09/04/07

'perverse genius of inventors'

The Museum of Unworkable Devices
[Ireneo's Memory]
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/06/07

'curating the web'

SPECIALTEN.TV
Posted by joe.jenett on 07/07/07

experiments and demos

Face Research – "psychology experiments about preferences for faces and voices"
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/20/07

experiments and demos

Face Research – "psychology experiments about preferences for faces and voices"
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/20/07

'Hybrid reality'

The virtual bleeds into the real
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/16/07

quirky news

BBC: Also in the news – "Odd and surprising stories from around the world" [plasticbag.org]
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/01/07

'imagine, program, share'

Scratch [BBC]
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/17/07

obscure music and films

irritablecolon.com
[pixelsurgeon]
Posted by joe.jenett on 04/13/07

Flash comic creator

QuickComic.com
[Ireneo's Memory]
Posted by joe.jenett on 04/09/07

symmetrical drawing tool

Qbesq (Flash)
[Ireneo's Memory]
Posted by joe.jenett on 03/22/07

'pointless, narcissistic lists'

5ives – "a collection of lists of five things"
[pixelsurgeon]
Posted by joe.jenett on 02/15/07

'tiny personal moments'

Spouse Notes
Posted by joe.jenett on 02/06/07

Flash and Java simulations

PhET: Simulation Index
[Ireneo's Memory]
Posted by joe.jenett on 02/04/07

gallery of unused objects

the 'best before project'
[Guerrilla Innovation]
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/30/07

originals vs. clones

WebClones.net - The thiefs of the web.
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/23/07

'create-a-word game'

Verbotomy! The creative word challenge
[Ireneo's Memory]
Posted by joe.jenett on 12/15/06

drawing toy

lines_splat (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 12/07/06

'public intervention'

Tree in Front of Billboard
Posted by joe.jenett on 11/30/06

flashdance

NICKDANCE v.1 (Flash)
[the mock-up]
Posted by joe.jenett on 11/17/06

imaginative airport signs

history of art for airports
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/22/06

interactive collage

REMIX (Flash)
[The Stingy Scholar]
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/15/06

'sound effects' links

Sound Effects
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/11/06

cool web toy

t.y.p.o.r.g.a.n.i.s.m : ASCII-O-Matic
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/10/06

animated collage

Book of Numbers (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 09/27/06

a day in the life...

That Dr. Pepper
Posted by joe.jenett on 09/19/06

'no clue'

Re: What's RSS? I told you so!
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/30/06

Ego!

Dead2.0: Why do I blog?
To summarize: I'm an egotistical bastard who, like everyone else, writes a crappy blog but usually finds it fun to do and enjoys the occasional link from the outside world.
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/20/06

true. or not.

Report: Entire world to blog within 12 months
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/11/06

from NYC

Fire Hydrants
Posted by joe.jenett on 07/20/06

'get unaffiliated'

Dead2.0: 11 Suggestions For Not Being a Dot-Bomb 2.0
Posted by joe.jenett on 07/16/06

'Lie of the Day'

Dave's Web Of Lies
Posted by joe.jenett on 07/14/06

make your own...

'We want your mole!'
[iBLOG]
Posted by joe.jenett on 07/06/06

street installations

Magical Urbanism
Posted by joe.jenett on 07/05/06

plastic cameras...

seductive mistake-ography
Posted by joe.jenett on 07/02/06

kitty and bottles...

Mort Likes the Booze
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/12/06

just click the kittens...

KittenAuth "is a new system for human-checking that forgoes all the useless random string crap that people cannot read, and replaces the whole lot with pictures of cute animals."
Posted by joe.jenett on 04/08/06

widespread misuse

The word is not "riddens". It's "riddance". Sheesh!
Posted by joe.jenett on 02/21/06

sounds of the city

folksongs for the fivepoints (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/12/06

visualizing musical relationships

musicmap (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/08/06

amusing billboard...

Blogging delivered
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/06/06

users' top ten links

The Year In The Internet 2005
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/04/06

spoken search results

Speegle Speak Perfect Web Search
(commercial/promotional)
Posted by joe.jenett on 12/19/05

layer vs. layer

LayerMatch™
Posted by joe.jenett on 12/12/05

odd words...

Wordplay
Posted by joe.jenett on 12/11/05

art on hands...

Amazing Hand Paintings
Posted by joe.jenett on 12/07/05

optical effects...

Colour perception (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 12/03/05

prez falling down...

Bush in Freefall (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 11/17/05

'online photo editing'

PXN8.COM - Photos Made Easy
Posted by joe.jenett on 11/03/05

a little different

When a Wall isn't a Wall
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/08/05

'uses fancy AJAX'

isnoop.net's fridge 3.0. Play with my magnetic words.
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/06/05

caricatures

John Kascht
Posted by joe.jenett on 09/23/05

a webcomic

Aquarella (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 09/16/05

text art

ASCII Artwork: The RTTY Collection
Posted by joe.jenett on 09/08/05

making things...

Instructables – "step-by-step collaboration"
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/24/05

searchable listing

The Internet Pinball Machine Database
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/18/05

more manholes...

Boston Manhole Covers
[Universal Hub]
(related)
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/15/05

user defined drawings

tree generator (Flash)
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/14/05

quotations and proverbs

Wikiquote
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/06/05

post-it art

post-it mosaic howto
Posted by joe.jenett on 07/09/05

vintage tones

miniorgan.com
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/09/05

music from the 30s

Turtle's '78 RPM' Jukebox
Posted by joe.jenett on 06/03/05

comic strips

~Urine~
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/31/05

#1 Songs - 1930-1999

Lyrics World
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/25/05

'not monsters'

Beast Blender
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/20/05

iPod as food...

Edible iPod Shuffles
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/10/05

retro images

Seventies Design – "A collection of 70's pictures"
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/08/05

service for web 'surfers'

Index of Message in a Bottle servers
Posted by joe.jenett on 05/07/05

ads from 1911 to 1957

Ad*Access – "a pilot project to make a selection of historical advertisements available for study and research"
Posted by joe.jenett on 04/26/05

something fishy...

Netdisaster.com
[Waxy.org Links]
Posted by joe.jenett on 03/26/05

'Real Americana'

The Fat Truckers Union – "We draw our inspiration from one-horse towns, lonely highways, rusted junkyards and neon deserts..."
Posted by joe.jenett on 03/02/05

monumental objects

Big Things
Posted by joe.jenett on 02/20/05

disposed coffee cups...

daily serving
Daily Serving is a collection celebrating that NYC icon, the "We are happy to serve you" Greek-style coffee cup. Each cup is photographed with a camera-phone upon its discovery amidst the trash and street junk, and immediately moblogged to preserve it in an obsessive, repetitive, up-to-the-minute archive of horribly low-resolution images.
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/30/05

Visual Illusion

Optical Illusions and Visual Phenomena
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/11/05

over 3,000 indexed

Cliché Finder
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/09/05

a sculptor's work

The Portable Cellphone Booth (Quicktime)
Posted by joe.jenett on 01/04/05

amusing signage...

swanksigns dot org – "dedicated to the art of mocking public works"
Posted by joe.jenett on 12/21/04

University of Minnesota

American Social Hygiene Posters
Posted by joe.jenett on 11/07/04

50mph

rocket powered shopping cart
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/09/04

Abba Richman

The Alphabet Photo Gallery
Posted by joe.jenett on 10/06/04

eBook

Hand Shadows by Henry Bursill
Posted by joe.jenett on 09/27/04

bots

LEMUR
League of Electronic Musical Urban Robots
Posted by joe.jenett on 08/22/04


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