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5.22.2004

CMU's snooping robot going to Iraq. Cool little Dragon Runner thing. It's designed to be thrown over fences or down stairs and then survey the area.

Pretty fun, although short game Ant City. You have a giant magnifying glass and a city full of cars and people. I'll let you figure out the rest.

5.21.2004

New nickels honor Louisiana purchase. That explains Alyssa's odd nickel.

Cell Phone Directory Coming Soon. It probably is a good idea to stick your number on the Do Not Call List, since it is free.

5.19.2004

Search Engines & Web Portals Going 1GB Email Crazy Search Engine News Journal. My Gmail says I have a terabyte of space now, but that's probably just a typo.

Apparently "...with you I lose my mind, give me a si-" sounds like "...sleep with me I'm not too young" when played backwards.

New t-shirts that will play movie trailers. I still have to find a pic of this.

5.18.2004

Bush White House checked with rapture Christians before latest Israel move. Huh?

This page lets you make links to set other peoples' Away Messages! in AIM. It doesn't seem to set mine, because I'm still using a pretty old version of it, but its funny nonetheless.

Internet Groceries Continue to Expand. Sounds like a great idea, especially with people wanting to drive less due to gas prices.

A story from the younger days of the internet, I remember reading this a long time ago. It's still hilarious. Rocket Car

Good info on next-gen portable gaming systems.

5.16.2004

This is great, it shows how powerful and widespread an internet community can be. A person selling a Powerbook on eBay is contacted by someone trying to scam him. This is a tale of danger, revenge, spies, and a hilarious idea. Best of all, its true. And not in a "based on a true story" way that movies are so often made. Scamming the Scammer

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