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.
STRANGE WORLD [DesktopNexus]
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.
Are you a blogger? Want to get more out of your WordPress install? Our own writer Matthew is giving away two copies of this ebook at his personal blog.
ubuntu glass logo [DesktopNexus]
Fringe [via Geeks are Sexy]
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.
Based on the Firefox 4.0 mockups, the Foxy Theme for Chrome provides a perfect color balance between the classic blue and the new silver-grey themes.
Have you ever wondered why everybody uses #2 pencils? Here’s a humorous look at the subject.
Linux Mint has released a new version that is based on Debian Linux instead of Ubuntu, which is also based off Debian. This means faster releases and better hardware support.
City of Arts and Sciences – Valencia, Spain [DesktopNexus]
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 graph takes a humorous look at our knowledge of dinosaurs versus our age. What do you think? True or false?
Note: Original resolution size is 2560*1600 pixels.
Are you unhappy with the recent shift to the Silver-Grey theme in Google Chrome? See how to get the old blue theme back.
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.
Sea At Night [DesktopNexus]
This game is really simple, but it’s surprisingly addictive. You have to see how many of the lines you can blast—and if you aim right, you can take out more than one at once.
Today’s Google logo is loads of fun—you can chase it with your mouse and all the circles go flying around the screen.
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.
Floating Isle [deviantART]
Enjoy the best of Star Wars and LEGO as your favorite bad guys gather together for The Imperial Awards.