Is Anyone Riding the Google Wave?

As excited as I was about Google Wave, right out of the gate, I’m still scratching my head wondering exactly what it’ll do for me in the long run. Yes, I can see how it might help collaborative projects, which is fine. But there are a few glaring issues that—even though the product is in […]


WTF: Fluo Tube Fighting

This has to be the most stupid idea… EVER! Unsurprisingly, fluorescent lamp fighting comes directly from the land of the rising sun, which brings me to this question: why does the majority of things that make you go WTF always seem to be coming from Japan? Hit the jump for additional pictures (warning: slightly graphic.)

Five centuries of scientific breakthroughs unveiled

The nine-year-old Mozart was not, as suspected, a midget adult. This and many other fascinating revelations are uncovered in a collection of historic scientific documents unveiled by the Royal Society this week. The society, formed in London in 1660, began publishing a journal titled Philosophical Transactions five years later – a journal which remains in […]

Gift Guide #1: Sexy Gifts for the Geeky Gal

It’s not always easy to get gifts for the geek gal in your life. We’re a curious bunch, with varied interests and influences, often with our own sense of specific style. Some of us are makers, some are crafters, some are scientists, some are literature nuts. So, this Cyber Monday, I thought I’d put together […]

Canon Boy Meets Nikon Girl : A Rap for Photo Geeks

For computer geeks, the Windows versus Apple war has been going on for many, many years, but who knew that photo geeks were also engaged in an epic battle between Canon and Nikon? [Via Gizmodo]

Deal of the Day: 32GB Patriot Xporter XT Boost USB drive – $49.98 (AR), shipped

As part of its Cyber Monday sale, has the 32GB Patriot Xporter XT USB drive for only $49.98 (after rebate), shipping included. Patriot Xporter XT Boost High speed USB Flash Drives delivers an ultra fast data transfer rates making it one of the fastest USB Flash Drives in the market. Designed with a durable […]

Monday morning links serving: The November 30th edition

–Google set to map the world – and push out GPS makers In what seems to be the norm for Google, it is once again disrupting an entire market by giving something away for free that’s both competitive and capable. TomTom and Garmin saw their share prices plummet upon Google’s announcement, and rightfully so. –15 […]

Twitter Stream on Giant Electronic Billboard Fail

Even though it seems like a great idea, putting a live twitter stream on a giant electronic billboard is just something that could put some people into really deep trouble, as shown by the picture below. [Via Buzzfeed]