–Revenge of the Nerds: How Barbie Got Her Geek On
Computer engineers hijack vote on career for doll; Little girls wanted anchorwoman.
–18 Awesomely Funny Uses Of Perspective In Photos
18 Awesome photos that use perspective to create incredible effects.
–iPhone & iPod Management on Linux Just Got Easier
Managing iPhones & iPods (probably iPads too) on Linux is notoriously buggy, prone to many cryptic error messages, and generally not for the faint of heart. The results are usually abysmal; sometimes it works, most of the time it doesn’t. Libmobiledevice aims to change that, and they seem to be on track.
–Apple’s “Get a Mac” Ads Are Done
Justin Long and John Hodgman report Apple has not brought them back into the studio in a long while and they believe Apple is going to “move on”.
–Chrome Growing in Popularity Faster Than Rival Browsers
Chrome’s share of the browser market is growing at a breakneck pace, according to data from Net Applications. Between February and March, Google’s browser rose to capture a full 6.1% share of the market, maintaining its lead over browsers such as Safari and Opera and closing the gap between Firefox, which currently holds a 24.5% share.