While most people are familiar with thunderstorm-related tornadoes, fire tornadoes are more common than people know. National Geographic has posted a set of fire tornado images that will get your attention.
If you love dark themes then SmallringFX DARKBlue is definitely one to look at. The theme gives Firefox’s UI a smooth, polished look and the menus (main and context) have a slight transparency to enhance the effect.
Microsoft has released a new book aimed at helping teenagers to stay safe while on the Internet. This free 266 page PDF book deals with issues such as malware, hackers, spam, cyberbullies, privacy, online predators, and more.
You don’t need to build your next web site with Ruby on Rails, .NET, PHP, or any of those fancy web frameworks—instead, you can just pull out your command prompt and write yourself a batch file.
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Do you love the auto-complete feature on Google’s search page? Now you can take that auto-completion power with you wherever you type on the web.
Have you ever wondered why everybody uses #2 pencils? Here’s a humorous look at the subject.
The latest beta release of the Firefox web browser is out, and it’s finally got native hardware acceleration that’s blazing fast.
Unless you’ve avoided all forms of media, you’ve seen the Old Spice guy, shirtless and riding a horse backwards on TV commercials—or more recently, all over YouTube with hilarious responses to real people. And h...
The researchers from the Biorobotics Lab at Carnegie Mellon University have created a robotic snake capable of climbing a tree and looking around.
This fun site adds the Benny Hill soundtrack to your favorite YouTube videos. All that you need to do is enter the URL for the video or you can conduct a search for videos that have already received the Benny Hill treatment.
If you didn’t already know that hovering your mouse over any xkcd comic will show you some funny alternate text about the image, you are officially living under a rock.