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7.13.2007

Air Pressure Homemade Super Soaker

Regular Super Soakers don't seem to be quite so powerful these days, so why not make your own?

Asphalt Surfing with the Carver Ultimate Truck System - Gizmodo

This is what surfing on the street looks like.

How to Actually Execute Your To-Do List: or, Why Writing It Down Doesn’t Actually Get It Done

If you've been feeling like a slacker lately, these handy little tips on how to actually get things done might help a bit.

Real Life 3rd-Person View

This guy went all out and made it so he could live life in the third person.

10 Most Beautiful Social Networks

10 Most Beautiful Social Networks. Surprise, surprise, MySpace won't be making this list.

69 Tech Blogs That Don’t Suck

An interesting list of gadget, hacker, or miscellaneous mad scientist blogs is found at 69 Tech Blogs That Don’t Suck. There are quite a few I've never heard of.

Blogger Backup

Blogger Backup allows you to backup your blog, just in case anything ever goes wrong with the server or if you are really just paranoid about losing things.

7.09.2007

Pickles are cucumbers soaked in evil

Pickles are cucumbers soaked in evil.

Making an iPod Holder for your Car

Not that I own an iPod, but I thought the way they built this section into an iPod holder for the car was pretty cool and can easily apply to anything else you'd want to install. Examples would be a cup holder, lcd screen, other mp3 player, etc.

Cooking Hot Dogs via Electrocution

Cooking hot dogs via electrocution involves two forks, an outlet, and a cut-apart power cord. Looks pretty fun when they insert LEDs in parallel with it.

Mio Robot Dog

Sega has apparently made a new robot dog, Mio. Gotta love Sega robotics (I have an iFish).

Instructables - How to Make Mexican Hot Chocolate

How to Make Mexican Hot Chocolate. I've had this before, thanks to Bridget, and it's quite tasty.

Instructables - Build a Home Climbing Wall

Found a fun Instructable that says how to Build a Home Climbing Wall.

7.08.2007

Google Gadget: Time in Seconds


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I was playing around and decided to make my own gadget. It shows the current time expressed in seconds, which might not be terribly useful, but is kind of interesting, especially if you've read books by Charles Stross, like Accelerando or Singularity Sky.

It'll work for either Google Desktop or your Google homepage.

Sony Ericsson K850i

I think I found my next phone: the Sony Ericsson K850i. It has 3G, a 5-megapixel camera, and just about every cell-band in the GSM world, so I'll actually have signal in more places in the US. Unfortunately, there's no sign on when it will be released.

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