The bloggers over at cloud-storage service SpiderOak have posted an awesome image depicting a tug-of-war contest between the Ubuntu mascots (plus the SUSE Gecko) and the various cats representing Mac O.S. releases.
Ever dreamed of owning your own Stargate or other items from the Stargate SG1 and Atlantis series? Well now is your chance. This upcoming weekend (September 25 – 26) a live auction will be held at the Experience Music P...
Tiny spy cameras let you see firsthand what it looks like to the Peregrine Falcon and Goshawk as they fly through the air and trees at high speed.
The next time you or someone you know creates what should be a “private or personal” Facebook event, it would be good idea to quickly review it and make certain that a certain pre-selected option is disabled.
Add a wonderful bit of eye candy to your Windows desktop with this HTC phone UI styled gadget. The gadget is animated, easy to configure, and can be set up with weather based wallpapers to match the current conditions.
Lake Louise [DesktopNexus]
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Curious about what life was like on a whaling voyage in 1868? If you have an interest in history, then you will definitely want to look at this. The journal kept by 6 year old Laura Jernegan when she joined her family on a th...
Watch as modern day samurai Isao Machii demonstrates a truly impressive level of skill with his sword.
Whether you actually build your own Dalek or not, these rescued BBC blueprint scans will make a nice addition to your Doctor Who collection. The blueprints (5 pages) come in two size categories: 3307*4677 black & white GI...
Do you want a clean, more functional new tab page in Google Chrome? Now you can access all of your bookmarks each time you open a new tab and save UI space by hiding the bookmarks toolbar.
What do you get when you mix up a good dose of nostalgia and the new purple color for Ubuntu’s default wallpapers? These two wonderful looking wallpapers that will add a touch of style to your Ubuntu install.
Shiver me timbers, tis once agin Talk Like a Pirate Day! So gath’r yer shipmates, grab yer fav’rite pirate movies or books an’ head fer th’ high seas.
This week we learned how to tweak ClearType in Windows 7 for better screen readability, free up disk space on Ubuntu by deleting cached package files, install iTunes without extra bloatware, cut down on clutter by using minimalist wallpapers for iPhones, iPads, Androids, & Desktops, tell what is listening on a TCP/IP Port in Windows, and more.
This sticker makes your iPhone 4 look like an NES controller when you’ve got it upside down—sadly they are out of stock, but it seems like it would be easy to create your own similar sticker.
Star Trek fans will appreciate this unique hoody sweatshirt that displays the Vulcan Live Long and Prosper hand sign when partially unzipped. The hoody is available in S, M, L, XL, & 2XL.
Sometimes working in tech support can be stressful, so a little humor can go a long way towards putting a smile back on your face.
Driver Ken Block engages in a very impressive bit of Gymkhana driving in this video. Whether you think he is good or just plain crazy, you do have to admire the amount of practice and daring that it took to reach this level o...
You may want to reconsider the next time you go to use your iPhone during jury duty. A Florida jury foreperson used his iPhone to look up the definition of prudence on Encarta and shared the result with his fellow jury member...
What happens when you mix a Star Trek Convention and the Zombie Apocalypse together? You get Night of the Living Trekkies as Jim Pike leads a ragtag group of fanboys and fangirls to safety. The only Prime Directive this group...
Pirates of the Caribbean [DesktopNexus]
Kevin Purdy, one of my fellow writers over at Lifehacker and all-around good guy, has just published an excellent book covering everything you could ever want to know about Android—and it’s available online for free.
Were you one of the people who eagerly waited for the release of Halo Reach this week? If you were then we have another bit of Halo goodness for your enjoyment (and your Chrome Browser).
If It Moves, Compile It [DesktopNexus]
A quick and fun video to watch for anyone who loves Ubuntu.