One of the biggest causes of detritus on Windows computers are the files and Registry entries left behind by programs when they are uninstalled. Sure, you can employ the services of cleaning utilities like CCleaner, but the fact you are scanning for
I was first told of this experiment* by a former work colleague, and later discovered this illustration of it. It's both illuminating and disturbing. There is a clunky word that describes this phenomenon: filiopietism, or the reverence of forebears o...
When you have been
at war with yourself
for so many years that
you have forgotten why,
when you have been driving
for hours and only
gradually begin to realize
that you have lost the way,
when you have cut
hastily into the fabric,
when you have signe...
MINIX 3 is a free, open-source, operating system designed to be highly reliable, flexible, and secure.
It is based on a tiny microkernel running in kernel mode with the rest of the operating system running
as a collection of iso...
Everybody loves a good prank… unless you are the one on the receiving end of the fun. It's time to hone your pranking skills, not just to make sure you are the best, but so you can avoid being pranked by others.
Bacillophobia- Fear of microbes. Bacteriophobia-
Fear of bacteria. Ballistophobia- Fear of missiles or bullets.
Bolshephobia- Fear of Bolsheviks. Barophobia- Fear of gravity.
Basophobia or Basiphobia- Inability to stand. Fear of walking or
Awww, vintage and retro style designes are simply awesome. By using various design elements such as textures, patterns and brushes to add an aged or used appearance designers can easily pull of timeless look. To compliment retro/vintage appearance it...
For teaching a course I needed to take a closer look at a CPU. I asked around and got my hands on an old P-III Coppermine that was about to get thrown out. I'll start with a disclaimer: I know virtually nothing about CPUs, so if I claim something to ...
I spent a half year writing software art to generate special effects for Tron Legacy, working at Digital Domain with Bradley "GMUNK" Munkowitz, Jake Sargeant, and David "dlew" Lewandowski. This page has taken a long time to be published beca...