Archive for April, 2005

Opera CEO, Jon S. von Tetzchner, begins transatlantic swim

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Opera’s CEO, Jon S. von Tetzchner boldy proclaimed at a company meeting that if download numbers of Opera 8 reached 1 million within four days he would swim from Norway to the USA. Today marks the commencement of that trek.

Got Camera-Mail

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Clever idea. Mail a disposable camera across the country. I wonder if anyone has tried to do this across the world?

E-mail hurts your IQ more than pot

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Does this mean I’m in the negatives at the end of the day?

Mister T says ‘Treat Your Mother Right’

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Free music downloads from

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Not sure how long this will be online…so enjoy now.

No need for that spell checker anymore

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Aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it deosn’t mttaer in waht oredr the ltteers in a wrod are, the olny iprmoetnt tihng is taht the frist and lsat ltteer be at the rghit pclae. The rset can be a toatl mses and you can sitll raed it wouthit porbelm. Tihs is bcuseae the huamn mnid deos not raed ervey lteter by istlef, but the wrod as a wlohe.

Or rather:

According to a researcher (sic) at Cambridge University, it doesn’t matter in what order the letters in a word are, the only important thing is that the first and last letter be at the right place. The rest can be a total mess and you can still read it without problem. This is because the human mind does not read every letter by itself but the word as a whole.

Looking for an alternative to an pricey PDA? Try Hipster

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Recently, I got sick of lugging my Palm V around, so I developed a vastly superior, greatly simplified device for capturing and sharing information. I call it “The Hipster PDA.”

I love it!

Legal or Not, Behold The Simpsons Video Archive

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By the time you read this the site will probably will have been blocked, but until then, enjoy.