Office Rat-A-Tat, starring Hongbing, is back! Here’s episode no. 2. Oh, and episode no. 1, if you missed it, is right below.
The circumstances of our lives may matter less than how we see them, says Rory Sutherland. At TEDxAthens, he makes a compelling case for how reframing is the key to happiness. [TED]
Do you know how to close an app on your iPhone, iPad, etc? Wait, do you really know? Because most people just think once they leave the app, it’s closed. But actually, it’s still running in the background, eating away at your battery. This kid on YouTube, who goes by the name Smark Aleck, shows […]
Don’t forget geeks, by using only 1 paper towel per day per person to dry your hands, you’ll be making your contribution to help conserve over 571 million pounds of paper towel products each year, and that’s in the U.S. only! The secret? Shake and fold, my friends, shake and fold. [Via]
Thanks Mark! (Artist) [Source: Andertoons]
Check out this little HowTo vid. With a few quick cuts, you can turn an apple into a puzzle that will impress and also make eating apples even more fun.
The modern work environment is inefficient in many ways. And bad for us in others. This infographic takes a look at ten job hacks that can help improve your overall experience at work. For example, did you know that the human brain works best focused for about 10-20 minute chunks of time followed by some […]
[Photo Credit] I was at work the other day and my boss had to go to a client meeting, but also had to review a piece of work I had done for a different client before we sent it to them. She recently bought an iPad and I was like – duh, that’s a reason […]
The new Facebook Timeline layout has got social media experts’ undies in a bit of a twist. With the new layout extending from profiles out to fan pages as well, custom created landing pages with calls-to-action has been rendered obsolete. Well Fake Science (also on Tumblr) has found a way to make them super sexy. […]
Let’s be honest, as intelligent geeks, we know most of the stuff in how-to’s around the web. We’re pretty much the people that write them. They’re usually designed for the less-than-tech-savvy, who find them thoroughly engaging, but often we find how-to guides yawn-worthy. Well in one of the latest posts from How-To Geek I discovered […]
Oddly enough, you have to know how to break into a computer like a criminal to get a job exposing flaws in existing computer setups. This is a skill best used for good instead of evil. Of course, the people who do this kind of thing are valuable because without them, we might have an […]
Everyone remember when Matthew McConaughey was busted in Austin for playing the bongos neked? Well, CraftyIsCool has crocheted him in the buff, with just his bongos, and he’s spewing out cool advice for first-timers to SXSW! Want to know where to go or what to do in Austin? Check out Tolly Moseley interviewing McConaughey for Citysearch.com. […]