The world is full of Idiots


This fairly accurately describes how work life is.  Replace the 7 lines with “we need our application to do A, B and C, but not D”  Meanwhile, B, C, and D are the same exact thing, and A is the polar opposite of all three.  Ah, such is life.  Fun times. {cnet}



It’s Life Jim, but not as we know it.  Now I hope you have this song stuck in your head.  Anyway, James Tyrwhitt-Drake, who runs this pretty neat tumblr, Infinity Imagined, has put together a gif of an electron microscope as it zooms in on some bacteria on some algae on a super tiny crustacean … Continued

Eagle Cam


No matter how much money you have, and how far in advance you plan, videos like this are just 1 in a million. A Go Pro camera set up to watch some boring Crocodiles caught the eye of a curious eagle.  Who proceed to take it for a spin to and try and eat it. … Continued



I’m pretty sure that at least 3/4 of every male can agree to this comic.  I know I can. That is it. {source}

Real life video games


RACER DEMO 0.1 – video game mashup from sputnic on Vimeo. This is awesome.  Some Germans made a race track, got a model car, attached a webcam to it.  Then controls for the RC car were attached to an arduino and which in turn was controlled by a steering wheel, and a TV screen showing … Continued

North of South?


Here’s a neat little text that figures out where your accent is based, Northern, or Southern United States. The most interesting part is choosing the different answers and finding out where they are most commonly spoken. As it turns out I’m 45% Yankee, which means north.