Links for 2007.12.11

» Monsters of the Programming World
Distraction Dragons and Quick Hack bacteria

» Datejs: A Truly Slick Date Script
“You type in a date into the form box in a just about any way you can imagine (semantically or with standard dashes and slashes), and it will translate that into a formatted, database friendly version of the date.”

» It’s Hard to Find Something to Watch Online
“When looking to watch online video, U.S. Internet users are more likely to browse than utilize recommendations or search engines, according to a new study commissioned by web personalization service ChoiceStream.”