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Wildly popular in the 1980s, Choose Your Own Adventure books brought role playing and variable-ending adventures to book format. You Chose Wrong is an entertaining blog that catalogs the death pages of the books.

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For those curious how their page requests and file transfers blast around the globe in a matter of seconds, this series of maps shows global fiber optic networks and termination points in an easy to survey layout.

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Note: Image size is 1280*960 pixels but can be easily placed on a larger black background to fit your monitor’s resolution.

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There’s a good chance you or your office mates are knocking back coffee this morning; thanks to a submission in the Wellcome Image Awards you can take a very personal look at the crystals of caffeine that make your coff...

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When a Linux system boots, it enters its default runlevel and runs the startup scripts associated with that runlevel. You can also switch between runlevels – for example, there’s a runlevel designed for recovery and maintenance operations.

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Whether it’s campy geeky or cutting edge Sci-Fi geeky, this week we’re interested in hearing about your favorite geeky movie. What’s your top pick for the best geek flick of all time?

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Me, me, me….me too.

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Everyone likes to get what they ordered online as quickly as possible, but what if that could be accomplished even faster? This humorous video takes a look at what ‘Yesterday Shipping’ would be like and the troubl...

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While we’re quite familiar with Apple co-founder Steve “Woz” Wozniak’s gadget obsessions, prior to this candid peek inside his gadget bag we had no idea just how deep his addiction ran.

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This montage of video game clips is like a 30 year dose of nostalgia laid down to a dance beat. We challenge you to watch it and not find a game that makes you want to drop everything and play it right this minute.

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Are you ready for a bit of quick and easy fun while waiting for the opening of The Dark Knight Rises this upcoming weekend? Then grab some paper and a pencil for a bit of drawing fun with Batman!

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Everything’s easier in the realm of video games where you can get money for nothing and drinks for, practically, free.

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The X server on Linux provides your graphical desktop. If it crashes, you’ll lose all unsaved work in graphical programs, but you can recover from the crash and restart the X server without restarting your computer.

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If you have a Nintendo DS there’s no need to limit yourself to just modern game releases. Read on as we show you how to turn your NDS into a retro-gaming marvel that plays old NES, Gameboy, and even Arcade games.

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Forest, Sunbeams

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Are you or someone you know new to the Unity UI in Ubuntu? Perhaps you or the person you know prefer video demonstrations rather than reading about or looking at images for learning. This video by Alan Pope serves as an excel...

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