Friday, December 29, 2006

Ferry with 850 aboard sinks off Java coast, navy commander says

Breaking news: Ferry with 850 aboard sinks off Java coast, navy commander says. I just got this off of MSN.com. I will post the link when it becomes available. The news broke on the same page of Saddam's execution. Must have just happened minutes ago.

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/16389128/?GT1=8816

Here's the updated link:

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/16401103/

Seven Japanese high-tech gadgets

Here are 7 Japanese high-tech gadgets you can not buy. There are videos included for these strange hi-tech gadgets.

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Keyboard Hack: Cheat sheet for typing odd characters (®, µ, æ, £, ©, ñ, ±)

There are no downloads or setting changes to bother with. This is a quick reference sheet on how to type infrequently used but often needed symbols and characters.

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Sunday, December 24, 2006

Top Blog Lists - Rankings - Top Sites

Top Blog Lists has hit 100 members in less than 3 weeks. Register your blog and join this growing community. It's free.

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67 Optical Illusions & Visual Phenomena

This website have some unique visual phenomena and visual illusions. The author provides brief explanations on each of the illusions. Check them out.

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22 year old web wizard turns down $1 billion for Facebook.com

Mark Zuckerberg, 22, a Harvard College dropout has turned down an offer from Yahoo.com to sell his social networking site, http://www.facebook.com. Yahoo offered him $1 billion for it and rumors are now out that Yahoo was willing to pay $1.6 billion. This type of money is similar to what Google paid the founders and venture capitalists of http://www.youtube.com

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Monday, December 18, 2006

Sitescore - website analysis and reporting

Sitescore is a free tool which rates how well designed, popular and accessible your website is. Check yours today.

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Top Sitescores
1. www.scotsman.com 9.5
2. www.thinkgeek.com 9.4
3. www.webmd.com 9.2
4. www.fatwallet.com 9.2
5. www.solucija.com 9.2
6. www.twcenter.net 9.1
7. www.rockettheme.com 9.1
8. principe.diludovico.it 9.1
9. www.cssplay.co.uk 9.1
10. www.ipswitch.com 9.1

Saturday, December 16, 2006

Listen to Some Cool Music

Check out this library of tunes by etunes.com. It comes with a highly configurable player (play list) and nothing to install. Sound quality is great. Currently listening to Nelly Furtado's Promiscous.

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Wednesday, December 13, 2006

The 10 Gadgets That Changed the World

The wheel. The plow. The gun. The electric light. The radio. The chip. The untidy march of human ingenuity and innovation has led you here, to our list of the 10 most life-altering devices of the modern era.

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Saturday, December 09, 2006

The Best Gadgets of 2006

Crunchgear's editors picked their favorites gadgets of the year. Some of the gadgets are T-Mobile Sidekick 3, Apple iPod 5, Maxtor Fusion, InFocus BigPlay IN76 projector and many more. Check them out.

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