NEWS THAT GEEKS CARE ABOUT
From the vantage point of the human eye, the patterns of a microchip’s surface meld into an indiscernible mass. Under a carefully aimed microscope, however, it’s a world of silicon channels, gates, and transistors.
Our last edition of WIG for January is filled with news link coverage on topics such as Ubuntu is considering a move to a rolling release cycle, some users have started experiencing update problems with Microsoft Security Essentials, Google has indexed more than 86,000 HP ‘public’ printers, and more.
Bowser pays a visit to the gun factory to have a little talk with Jerry the Turtle. While he is there he decides to ‘demonstrate’ the problem with Jerry’s work and voice his displeasure. Can Jerry redeem himself or is it game over?
At first glance, it would seem that the journey of the Ring in The Lord of the Rings doesn’t span that great a period of time. This infographic highlights the history of the ring from forging to destruction: all 4,860 years and 7 ring bearers.
One of the benefits of tinkering with electronics and a familiarity with soldering irons is the ability to design interfaces the way you want them. In this case, it was more a redesign: moving the tiny and difficult to access...
Video Game, Street Fighter [Wallpaper Abyss]
Brain Transfer [Manu Cornet - Bonkers World Blog]
If the weather is cold enough, it’s possible to toss a pot of boiling water in the air and be rewarded with a miniature snow cloud.
This past year Google Docs became available for use in offline mode and now Google Slides has joined in on the offline mode goodness. You can create, edit, comment on, and present your Slides offline as needed, then enjoy syn...
Say what you will, there are no doubts about the uniqueness of this computer tower mod!
Steampunk, Drawing, Train, Sunset [The Paper Wall]
Are you tired of fighting with the wires on your headphones because they are too long and always get tangled up in everything? Then this quick little DIY tutorial is just what you need! A headphone bone will help you manage t...
This Raspberry Pi powered hack turns the simple project board into a combination Pandora streamer/Airplay reciever.