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40 Fantastic Time-Wasting Web Sites

40 Fantastic Time-Wasting Web Sites
Warning: Reading this story may be hazardous to your productivity. The Web sites within may divert you from the dull tasks in need of your attention and may cause you to goof off for hours instead. Oh, who are we kidding? 1. Hey, get your mind out of the gutter--Stripgenerator is about comic creation, not clothing removal--though we wouldn't claim that the two paths have never crossed. 2. FMyLife (the site isn't entirely clear about what the "F" stands for, but "Flee" wouldn't be inappropriate) encourages people to send in anonymous real-life stories of worst-case scenarios that came horrifyingly true--things you'll just have to read to believe. 3. A must-try for any music or film fanatic, LivePlasma helps you find new movies and music by building interactive maps around your current favorites. 4. The onetime competitor to Mad Magazine has reinvented itself as a Web site for all things funny. 5. Add some pizzazz to your profile pic with 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Related:  Procrastination Portal - What does the internet think? file format - What is the difference between "JPG" / "JPEG" / "PNG" / "BMP" / "GIF" / "TIFF" Image Tackle Tomorrow’s Breakfast Tonight : The Finer Things in Life Welcome! If you're new to The Finer Things in Life, you might like to subscribe for free updates. Subscribe via RSS to read updates in your favorite feed reader, or via email to have new posts delivered directly to your inbox. Thanks for visiting! My kids would probably love it (for awhile, anyway), but I just can’t see letting them eat cold cereal for breakfast each morning. Problem is… mornings are kind of crazy at our house (I think that’s a pretty universal thing). Here’s what I like to make ahead, keeping my mornings stress-free and smooth. Lazy Granola — I make a double batch and keep it in an air-tight container. What are your tricks for a hearty, hot, stress-free (or at least stress-less) breakfast? Be sure to visit Tackle it Tuesday and Kitchen Tip Tuesday. This post may contain affiliate links.

Excellent Ads Created: 05/13/2010 Visits: 1522868 Online: 1 zenhabits 35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break Backing up and restoring bookmarks Firefox automatically creates backups of your bookmarks and saves the last ten backups for safekeeping. This article describes how to restore your bookmarks from the automatic backups that Firefox creates, how to save and restore your own bookmark backup files, and how to move your bookmarks to another computer. Manual backup Click the Bookmarks button on the right side of the navigation toolbarOn the menu bar, click At the top of the Firefox window, click the menu and select to open the Library window. Restoring from backups Caution: Restoring bookmarks from a backup will overwrite your current set of bookmarks with the ones in the backup file. Click the Bookmarks button on the right side of the navigation toolbarOn the menu bar, click At the top of the Firefox window, click the menu and select to open the Library window. Using Firefox Sync You can use Firefox Sync to move your bookmarks from one computer to another. Using a bookmark backup file Share this article: 25 Unique and Outstanding Website Designs Web design is the skill of creating presentations of content that is delivered to an end-user through the World Wide Web. The process of designing Web sites may utilize multiple disciplines, such as communication design, corporate identity, graphic design, human-computer interaction, information architecture, typography and etc… The following are very good example of unique and outstanding website designs. Seagullsfly LoveBento Kavoon Klick Studios Guerra Creativa Tanq Ready Photo Site Duirwaigh Pasti Night Wish Rocket Theme Sensi Soft Galan Rareview New Macheist Days of Astronomy Mod Studio Tedrosedale Revyver Labs Nick Jones Noe Design Tapbots 47 Media The Story Color Chakra

Teaching With YouTube: 197 Digital Channels For Learning Teaching With YouTube: 197 Digital Channels For Learning If you don’t have a YouTube channel as an education provider, there’s a good chance you’re behind the times. Nearly every major educational institution in the world now hosts its own collection of videos featuring news, lectures, tutorials, and open courseware. These channels allow instructors to share information and blend media in unprecedented and exciting new ways. Here are the top channels worth following based on views, subscriptions, and quality of content: General YouTube EDU: Launched in 2009, Youtube EDU centralizes content from over 100 universities and colleges, providing access to lectures, research, and campus tours. Physical Sciences Engineering & Technology Mathematics Mr. Politics, History, and Current Events The Arts Learning a Foreign Language JenniferESL: With over 153,000 subscribers, JenniferESL is one of the most popular ESL channel on YouTube. University Channels

Bizarre Websites On Which You Can Kill Time With Style Modern Web-building technologies allow designers to realize their most daring and creative ideas. Enhanced interactivity and a remarkable visual appearance can be achieved by means of such tools as Flash, JavaScript and Papervision3D, to name just a few. These strengths usually impress and entertain visitors and thus are often used for conceptual artistic presentations and promotional campaigns. In this post, you’ll find a collection of amusing websites that, by combining unconventional (and sometimes bizarre) ideas and clever JavaScript and Flash effects, will entice you to play on them for an embarrassing long time. Bizarre and Beautiful Websites Link Record Tripping1 Record Tripping is a nifty experimental game by Bell Brothers. Sound of Hamburg3 Here is one of the most creative and unconventional Flash websites we’ve seen lately. Echogenesis5 Echogenesis is another interactive brainchild of Bell Brothers. Bubole19 Bubole will definitely make you smile. Why Do You Stay Up So Late? (al)