I’m not sure if it’s just me, but I find it incredibly annoying when non-tech people assume that system administrators are walking computer encyclopedias. With this in mind, here are a few pieces of advice that will get you a few extra brownie points from your favorite system administrator: 1- Asking questions about how to […]
Fellow blogger Amber over at Painfully Hip just pubbed a nice, witty piece educating us, male geeks, on how we should dress. So if you’re currently single and looking for your significant other, head over to her place and try to apply some of her words of wisdom to your wardrobe. I’m sure this will help […]
by Brian Boyko Contributor, [GAS] A television pilot which recast Adolf Hitler and Eva Braun as suburbanites, who get into trouble when their wacky neighbors, the Goldsteins, move in. Yes, this really was made. And here’s the horrible, horrible proof.
by Brian Boyko Contributor, [GAS] Over at Network Performance Daily, I was able to get an interview with Wafaa Bilal, an Iraqi-American artist who is currently living for 30 days in his installation, which allows people over the Internet to shoot him with a paintball gun, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The […]
By Matt Pearson Contributing Writer, [GAS] This very interesting and thought-provoking video came across my desktop this morning thanks to the continuing awesomeness of the Songbird Blog. Chris Messina, currently of Citizen Agency, and previously of Flock and SpreadFirefox fame, comments candidly yet poignantly on Firefox, the direction of Mozilla, and the current and future […]
According to a new study recently conducted by research firm Media-Screen, Americans currently spend around half of their spare time, 48% of it exactly, online. This means that people now prefer to surf the web instead of spending quality time with their friends and family. Depressing isn’t it? What does that say about the future […]
–11 Things I can do in Linux that I can’t do on Windows Yes, I know, there are * a lot * more then 11 things. Can you name any additional ones? –How to track and recover your Linux laptop if it gets stolen Here’s an interesting tutorial that will show how to set up […]
For the past few months, Apple has been widely criticized by environmental organizations (such as Greenpeace) for not acting as a role model in the world of “green manufacturing” as well as not having a good product recycling policy. According to a recent memo published by Steve Jobs on Apple’s website, these criticism are largely […]