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35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

YouTube Vets Rule Comedy Week

Last week YouTube hosted its first Comedy Week, an experimental programming stunt of sorts. And while it's hard to say if there were any smash hits, …

Comedy

Why curator Paola Antonelli added video games to the NYC Museum of Modern Art

Video games are a strong part of our culture. In fact, they are so important that in November, the Museum of Modern Art in New York City added 14 games to its design collection. Titles like Katamari Damacy now have a place next to gorgeous race cars and beautiful chairs.<p>But the art community didn’t …

GOP congressman uses Bible to justify punishing the poor

Rep. Stephen Fincher’s recent snafu proves that when quoting from the Good Book, context matters<p>Tennessee Republican Rep. Stephen Fincher provides an excellent case study on why context should never be disregarded when quoting from the Bible.<p>In recent moves by Congress to slash $4.1 billion or more …

Five ways to boost your Android phone's battery life right now

If you've ever caught yourself scanning a room for outlets, or worrying about how long you can eke out a charge on your phone, then this collection of battery-saving Android apps is for you.<p>These apps are helpful even if you've got a built-in battery-saving feature to help you in a dire situation, …

Google's Five-Front Assault On Apple

With Google stock surging to an all-time high of $916 and Apple’s trading 39% below its September 2011 peak, Google has positioned itself to grow — in part by taking a bite out of Apple’s customer base — on five fronts.<p>Google’s primary source of profit is search-related advertising while Apple’s is …

Leadership Lesson: The Difference Between Google and Apple

Google and Apple are both highly esteemed brands. Both companies share many common traits which have contributed to their success, but there is one very big difference between the two – Google plays offense while Apple has recently settled for playing defense. Apple is struggling to maintain its …

Tuition Discount Alert: 50 Great Colleges Desperately Seeking Students

Just a few weeks have passed since most parents of high school seniors plunked down their tuition deposits locking in their teen’s spot at the college of their choice. What few realize is that for hundreds of schools, the May 1st deadline isn’t the end, but the beginning of a scramble to fill up …

Shadow of the Eternals video shows off nine minutes of gameplay

Developer Precursor Games released a nine-minute gameplay video of its horror game <i>Shadow of the Eternals</i> — the studio's spiritual successor to GameCube game <i>Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem</i> — on its YouTube channel, offering a raw look at the title currently seeking crowdfunding.<p>The gameplay video …

Top 10 Computer Tricks Every Geek Should Know

We’ve talked before about the things every computer user should know how to do, but we geeks are special: we want to go above and beyond, to explore …

Hungry Planet: What the World Eats - in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/gallery/2013/may/06/hungry-planet-what-world-eats<p>720<p>Californian photographer Peter Menzel visited 24 …