September, 2013

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Solar powahhhhhh!

Sunday, September 29th, 2013
Solar powahhhhhh!

Bye, INTC!

Friday, September 27th, 2013
Bye, INTC!

Miata owners, please change the water pump when you do the timing belt

Friday, September 27th, 2013

Not +Randall Munroe's best "What-If?" installment, but I did get a…

Friday, September 27th, 2013
Not +Randall Munroe's best "What-If?" installment, but I did get a chuckle out of the following line:

The scholarly authorities on freezing to death seem to be, unsurprisingly, Canadians.

Rising Steadily
New: @whatifnumbers, a Twitter feed of numbers I find while answering questions. Prev · Rising Steadily. If you suddenly began rising steadily at one foot per second, how exactly would you die? Would you freeze or suffocate first? Or something else? Rebecca B. Did you bring a coat?

LOL, awesome Google Doodle today

Friday, September 27th, 2013
Happy 15th birthday Google!

I won candy on the #googlebirthday doodle! Score: 112

Google’s 15th birthday

Thanks to +Google Shopping Express we (almost) need never set foot in a +Target store…

Thursday, September 26th, 2013
Thanks to +Google Shopping Express we (almost) need never set foot in a +Target store again!

Hey +Brandon Badger,  I hear that +Ingress 1.37 will make our Android phones waterproof,…

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013
Hey +Brandon Badger,  I hear that +Ingress 1.37 will make our Android phones waterproof, since underwater portals are coming?  :-)

‘iOS 7 makes your iPhone waterproof’ ad a scam dunk
A fake ad circulating on the Web appears to have fooled some into believing that Apple’s new operating system waterproofs their phones. Read this article by Chris Matyszczyk on CNET News.

What, you mean +YouTube comments will be less of a cesspool of misogyny, bigotry,…

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013
What, you mean +YouTube comments will be less of a cesspool of misogyny, bigotry, homophobia and all-around hatred and trolling? I can scarcely imagine it. Yes. Please. Now.

Some entitled asshole big-ass-truck owner left this note on my windshield

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013
Fuck you and the horse you rode in on, buddy. And I say that as a big-ass-truck owner.

Happy fifth birthday, +Android! You've come a long way!

Monday, September 23rd, 2013
Happy fifth birthday, +Android! You've come a long way!

Android is five years old today
Remember the Googlephone? It was a mythical device that was obsessively rumored in the months after Apple launched the iPhone. Exactly five years ago today, Google unveiled the project that had…