Overruled | Futility Closet
An idler's miscellany of compendious amusements
The hoax of the Moon hoax
Okay, let's see if I have this right:
Breaking down Amazon's mega dropdown
The hover effects on Amazon's big ‘ole "Shop by Department" mega dropdown are super fast. Look'it how quick each submenu fills in as your mouse moves down the list: It's instant. I got nerd sniped by...
In Defense Of NASA
Not everyone was excited about Curiosity's flawless landing. An easy way to shut down naysayers on your social media platforms.
The Mentalist Derren Brown Amazes a Blond on TV
http://www.mentalist-videos.com/ Watch mentalist Derren Brown as he amazes a blond with his mentalism on TV.
Has the Large Hadron Collider destroyed the world yet?
MyLifeIsAverage - Life is pretty normal today
35 Beautiful Free Flat Icons Sets that You can Use
Canvas Rider - smooth jumps by vonbernal
smooth jumps, a Canvas Rider track created by vonbernal.
Accidental Metal WIN
Click for more epic fails, videos, and wins. (Share this post and make someone ROFL!)
What Your Handwriting and Workstation Have To Say About...
You can tell a lot about a person by studying at their handwriting. Take a look at yours. Is there a lot of space between words? That indicated that you enjoy your freedom and don
Gravity Points · CodePen
A website to remember.
Nothing Doing | Futility Closet
China has a massive Windows XP problem
Raspberry Pi & BeagleBone Black: An Interesting Pair
Duane Benson sees EETimes as something like his desk: a nice, happy place full of microcontroller goodness and other interesting things.
Superheroes - Past and Present Series
#3038363 - Pastie
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Stabyourself.net - Mari0
What Happens When A Pretend Homophobe Meets Neil Patrick...
The Story of Neptune
(This is adapted from my public lecture, Afraid of the Dark: How We Know What We Can't See.) Let's go back over 200 years ago, to 1781. William Herschel (left) discovered the planet Uranus, noticing that an object, as bright as a star, was actually m...
Gorkha Soldier Saves Girl from Rape and Takes on 40 Train...
Bishnu Shrestha, who had just retired from the Indian army where he served as a Gorkha soldier, held off a horde of robbers that tried to rob a train in India. From the article on Republica: "The band of about 40 robbers, some of whom were travelling...
Wife acceptancy factor
Ten out of ten. The wife smiled. She loves it and is showing it off to all our guests. Everybody wants one. How much was it? I get a lot of questions ...
LaserSaber - Wicked Lasers
LaserSaber: a radiant blade that pulses with energy.
Math Advances Raise the Prospect of an Internet Security...
Help! I Caught My Dad With My Gf
I've had my GF for 2 years now (practically lives with me) - small white, petite thing, cooks for me, always been good to me. I go away on holiday...
'ReRAM': a computer chip that could keep your phone charged...
'Critical phase' for fusion dream
How to Make a Cheap Multitouch Pad
Multitouch Mini (MTmini) - a Cheap Multitouch Pad Website: MTmini discussion thread: Box -Piece of Clear Flat Sturdy Material (ie. Glass, acrylic, plexiglas) -Paper (ie. printer paper, tracing paper, almost any paper) -Webcam or Video Camera (I ...
The USA's first bionic eye will receive a software update...
Humans will befriend a stick — as long as it moves properly...
100 Most Frequently Asked Help Desk Questions and Answers...
7 Moths that Make Butterflies Look Boring
4 Practical Philosophies That Will Empower You
Philosophy is a fascinating branch of wisdom. However these esoteric ideas are sometimes difficult to translate into practical application. What are all of those thoughts, suppositions and theories actually good for? How can an understanding of philo...
Tor Project: Anonymity Online
Protect your privacy. Defend yourself against network surveillance and traffic analysis.
The 32 Greatest Unscripted Movie Scenes
Not all great scenes from movies are scripted and we listed 32 of our all-time favorites.
15 GIFs of Animals Who Don't Know What the Hell Just Happened...
With animals, it's tough to know what they were trying to do, but you GOTTA assume it wasn't this.
Forget crosswords - having an ORGASM is more effective at...
Professor Barry Komisaruk, from Rutgers University in the U.S., claims that orgasms give our brains a better work out than doing a crossword or a Sudoku does.
The evolution of the web
Interactive infographic about the evolution of browsers and the web. This infographic features major web browsers since 1993 such as Mosaic, Netscape, Opera, Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox, and Chrome, as well as key developments in web technolog...
Cut the Cost of HDMI Cables -- Savings Experiment
Flight | Action Games
Providing the internet with the very best in casual gaming.
Dojo saves you time, delivers powerful performance, and scales with your development process. It's the toolkit experienced developers turn to for building superior desktop and mobile web experiences.
Pilots & Control Towers
Pilots and Control Towers, Actual exchanges between pilots and control towers.
Old Time Cowboys
22 Sight-Gags You May Have Missed In "The Powerpuff Girls"...
WARNING: This post might cause the intense urge to watch The Powerpuff Girls immediately.
The Joy of Tech comic... laughter is the best tech support....
Finally, The Glorious 27-Minute Stop-Motion LEGO Halo Film...
We've been eagerly anticipating this unofficial mash-up of LEGO and Halo for more than two years. Initially promised for an early 2010, the Battle of the Brick, a 27-minute LEGO Halo movie, finally premiered today on Gametrailers.
Russian Password Crackers: Password Recovery (Cracking)...
Without a Trace: Turn Your Flash Drive into a Portable Privacy...
Whether you're trying to increase your security at an internet café, tunnel your way to your home computer from your cubicle, or leave no trace on your friend's borrowed computer, a flash drive turned portable privacy toolkit is invaluable. Photo by ...
Engineering the 10 000-Year Clock - IEEE Spectrum
10 best alternative operating systems
Tomorrow's OS today: the desktops that Micrososft should watch closely. There's a whole world beyond Windows, after all…
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Free Help Desk Software, Helpdesk Support & Help Ticket...
Peppermint OS was designed to be easy on your processor and system resources so you can get going and get things done...
A Very Scary Light Show: Exploding H-Bombs In Space on Vimeo...
Back in 1962, the U.S. blew up a hydrogen bomb, creating what might be the greatest fireworks spectacular ever. People in Hawaii gathered on rooftops, sipping drinks, as they watched a radioactive rainbow display in the night sky.
10 amazingly alternative operating systems and what they...
This post is about the desktop operating systems that fly under the radar of most people. We are definitely not talking about Windows, Mac OS X or Linux, or even BSD or Solaris. There are much less mainstream options out there for the OS-curious. The...
Removing an object on a photo with GIMP
Tutorial to remove objects (or people) and restore the portion of the background they hide in a photo with the Resynthesizer plugin.
IT/Tech Job Boards | Smashing Magazine
If you are a freelancer, you know exactly, how hard it can be to build up your reputation and find a good job in a good company with good financial perspectives. If you are a company seeking for IT-professionals, particularly developers and designers...
List of free and open-source software packages
This is a list of : licensed under and . Software that fits the may be more appropriately called ; the in particular objects to their works being referred to as . For more information about the philosophical background for open source software, s...
FTPbox - File syncing on your own host
World's Quietest Place Lets You Hear Your Internal Organs...
The mad and hectic pace of life, sometimes makes us all crave some peace and quiet. But then, as they say, too much of a good thing can actually be bad for you. That applies to silence, as it turns out people can't stand to be in the for too long. T...
How to Craft a Modern Resume [Infographic]
Blog post at Evolutionary Designs : Lately I have been going to a weekly networking meeting. These meetings usually have speakers that talk about anything from finding that per[..]
Servers Ultimate Turns Your Old Android Phone Into a Tiny,...
Home servers can be really handy for streaming media, securing public Wi-Fi, or sharing files between friends. But if you don't have a spare computer lying around to turn into a server, free app Servers Ultimate can do it to an old Android phone.
GRC's | ShieldsUP! — UPnP Exposure Test
GRC | NetFilter
OptOut -- The Program and the Future
Eight little known historical facts....
It's amazing how often a horse's ass is used as a measure in historical times. Read this fascinating story and enjoy the wonderful pictures.
BOINC: compute for science
After installing BOINC on your computer, you can connect it to as many of these projects as you like.
Cheat Sheets - Packet Life
This Is Why Google Glass Is the Future
UnixTutorials - Tutorials and howtos for Unix based operating...
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Build a CMS in an Afternoon with PHP and MySQL
Learn how to build a complete content management system using PHP and MySQL in just a few hours. Full code download included.