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TechRepublic Photo Gallery. 5 Green Websites Built on Flash. The Best of Tux: 75+ Wallpaper Designs Featuring the Linux Mascot. Geek Girl Camp. Digital Arts on Intel Software Network TV. Randy Pausch's Last Lecture - YouTube's 50 Best Videos. It's the rare viral phenomenon that achieves any degree of poignancy, but Randy Pausch's last lecture certainly is that exception.

Randy Pausch's Last Lecture - YouTube's 50 Best Videos

Pausch, a professor of computer science at Carnegie Mellon University, was diagnosed with terminal pancreatic cancer and delivered a lecture in September 2007 titled "Really Achieving Your Childhood Dreams. " Despite being known as his "Last Lecture," it wasn't Pausch's final speech — he was well enough to make an address at Carnegie Mellon's commencement in May 2008 before succumbing that July. But Pausch's lessons — and upbeat attitude in the face of death — made his September lecture one of the Internet's most seen videos; it's been shared more than 11 million times. Accelerometer as mouse : Symbian python.

Why are video games important? - Times Online. Interactive Movie - Illusions contest: Six ways to see two curve. Unix time. Unix time passed 1,000,000,000 seconds in 2001-09-09T01:46:40Z. It was celebrated in Copenhagen, Denmark at a party held by DKUUG (at 03:46:40 local time). Unix time (aka POSIX time or Epoch time), is a system for describing instants in time, defined as the number of seconds that have elapsed since 00:00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), Thursday, 1 January 1970,[note 1] not counting leap seconds. [note 2] It is used widely in Unix-like and many other operating systems and file formats. Due to its handling of leap seconds, it is neither a linear representation of time nor a true representation of UTC. [note 3] Unix time may be checked on most Unix systems by typing date +%s on the command line. Definition[edit] Two layers of encoding make up Unix time. As is standard with UTC, this article labels days using the Gregorian calendar, and counts times within each day in hours, minutes, and seconds.

Encoding time as a number[edit] Leap seconds[edit] TAI-based variant[edit] Lego Hello World. Home - Windows Live (Private Browsing) DoNanza - Online Freelance Jobs Search (Private Browsing) Use Dropbox for More Than Just File Syncing. I can't give enough praise to Dropbox.

Use Dropbox for More Than Just File Syncing

As a web designer working from many different computers on many different website I simply couldn't live without it. I use a combination of Notepad++, Bitvise Tunnelier, FileZilla, and the Gimp portable. All of my profiles for Tunnelier and FileZilla are stored on my profile and can even be password protected if I want extra security. Gimp and Notepad++ work really well as portable apps. I am able to essentially take the local copies of all of the sites I am working on with me to any computer. Secondly, the use of relative shortcuts such as "C:\Documents and Settings\%USERNAME%\My Documents\My Dropbox\Paperless\Electrical Bills" allowed me to organize my Dropbox files while still giving me the flexibility of having my most used apps and folders in the Dropbox root directory.

I've also gone 100% paperless with my Fujitsu SnapScan S510 and a Pro 50 Dropbox account. Some suggestions for how the service could be improved: - Better versioning controls. Geeky Product Design Inspiration. By Daniela Fri, 07/09/2010 - 00:01 The majority of products and objects were designed to fulfil a necessity or simply because of its form, like decoration. There is also some in which besides of form and function there is the fun and humor. With that in mind I have selected products with creative and funny ideas inspired by the geeky culture. Below you can see a list of geeky products, I have choosen my favorites such as the Sudoku Toillet Paper, now which one do you like the most? Also do you have a suggestion or know any cool product that we could add to this list?

Save Key Bank Layers Frame Shorty Cards Pencil Eraser Sudoku Toilet Paper. Charlie Bit My Finger - YouTube's 50 Best Videos. YouTube's most viewed video of all time is an unlikely champion.

Charlie Bit My Finger - YouTube's 50 Best Videos

Seen more than 170 million times since its posting in May 2007, "Charlie Bit My Finger" was never meant to be anything more than a family flick. But the Internet's hive mind saw something it liked and catapulted the clip, which depicts a laughing British baby gnawing on the finger of his crying brother, past "Evolution of Dance" as YouTube's views champ by the fall of 2009. See video of YouTube's train wrecks. Plug Into the Smart Grid.

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