Say the word “doubt” aloud. What is that “b” doing there? Does it have any purpose? Gina Cooke explains the long and winding history of “doubt” and why the spelling, though it seems random, is a wink to its storied past.
We often hear it, but how true is the phrase ‘Money can’t buy happiness’? Is there a correlation between the two, and if so, what can we learn from it? It turns out, if you think money and happiness are exclusive, you simply aren’t spending it right.
Available in many sizes and styles (Guys Tee, Girly Tee, Girly Boat Neck.)
This is pretty cool, an augmented reality Tardis that truly is bigger on the inside!
A video mashup of J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit with Suzanne Collins’ The Hunger Games by the folks from Flashback Films. Enjoy!
Yeah, this is an ad, but it’s an hilarious one, and considering what we’ll probably all be eating the the next few days, it’s really appropriate.
Back in May, we told you about Cuusoo, which is a “is a suggestion system used by Lego to test the market for licensed Lego sets”.
Fans can submit LEGO ideas, and it takes at least 10,000 signatures for LEGO to seriously consider the fans’ ideas, and a Back to the Future set was in the running.
Well, power to the people, baby, because this metaphorical clock tower WILL BE HAPPENING!
The set hits shelves in mid-2013 and will come with enough LEGO bricks to outfit the DeLorean into the version from any of the three movies!
Plus, the designers are donating any royalties to the Michael J. Fox Foundation!
For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has the Logitech Harmony 700 Rechargeable Remote with Color Screen for just $59.99 plus free shipping. That’s 50% off the remote’s usual retail price of $119.99. Also, be sure to check out Amazon’s year-end deals in their electronic accessory section.
Logitech Harmony 700 is the rechargeable remote that’s simple to set up and use. It can go a week between charges, so you won’t be looking for batteries when you want to watch TV. Its color screen can show icons for your favorite channels as well as the commands you need for the devices you’re using. And its one-click activity buttons automatically turn on the right components and select the right settings depending on what you want to do. It replaces six other remotes and supports 5000+ brands and 225,000+ devices, so you can be confident it will work with what you own today, and the things you’ll add in the future.
A list of the 5 least viral videos of 2012 as compiled by Conan and his team.
Ryker and Deanna Troi as Joseph and Mary, with a bunch of other characters beloved by geekdom substituting for the other participants of the original nativity scene. How awesome is that? :)