Monthly Archives: October 2008

Part II: The Warcraft Retrospective: A Call to Arms

Here is the second part of “The Warcraft Retrospective: A Call to Arms.” Once again – for any Warcraft fan it is worth sitting though.  Taking a break from WoW myself at the moment, but I love these history vids.

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Eduk8: 100+ Incredible Open Courseware Resources for Science Geeks

For the science geek on a budget, hey even if half your money goes for geeky things, free education is awesome because it saves cash for other geeky things.  I got sent this page this morning from Kelly Sonora. Science … Continue reading

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Ashampoo’s Burning Studio

From LifeHacker – Ashampoo’s Burning Studio.  This works like a lot of other burning applications.  I like the smooth feel of it. Head over to LifeHacker and check it out!

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Google Reader – Great tool

(Cross post from Jake’s Corner) One of the questions I get from time to time goes a bit like this: “Jake, where do you find this stuff?” That typically is a reference to a blog I linked to, news article, … Continue reading

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Username check

I have seen this a couple of times now, but it is a useful service.  Now the intended use is to see what sites your user name is available or taken on.  I would also point out that it is … Continue reading

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Microsoft Surface Table

Saw this a little while ago on the “Geeks are Sexy” blog.  Kiltak did a post on it and linked to the demo videos for us. I though just haven’t seen enough to decide if it would really work as … Continue reading

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Run Windows update ASAP

From GeekNewsCentral: Overnight, Microsoft issued a rare out-of-cycle patch for Windows systems that should be installed immediately. The vulnerability affects all versions of Windows and could have an impact similar to the 2003 Blaster Worm attack. If you’re not set … Continue reading

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Social Desktop Aggregator Sobees Launches Public Beta

From TechCrunch: Switzerland-based deskNET is debuting the public beta version of Sobees today, an application that aims to bring the web to a personalized desktop environment. We first came across Sobees when they presented their project in the DemoPit at … Continue reading

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Deskstop Space – Wet dream

CineMassive OmegaPlex: 27.6 million pixels for $12,995 – Engadget My first thought when seeing this come up in my reader this morning… if I get a divorce, sell the house, and get a really cheap apartment… could I afford it? … Continue reading

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The Warcraft Retrospective – Part I: The Drums of War

For any fan of Blizzard and Warcraft, this video is worth your time.  At 16min long it will take a while… but the nostalgia factor is worth it.  (Warcraft II was an old favorite of mine.)

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