Entries Tagged as 'Cool'

Wednesday, July 25th, 2007

7 Clever Google Tricks Worth Knowing

Below I have compiled a list of 7 clever Google tricks that I believe everyone should be aware of.  Together I think they represent the apex of the grand possibilities associated with Google search manipulation tricks and hacks.  Although there are many others out there, these 7 tricks are my all-time favorite.  Enjoy yourself. 
1.  Find the […]

Wednesday, June 13th, 2007

3 Fun Math Tricks

Here are 3 fun math tricks you can use to impress your geeky friends.  All three tricks are based around the sequential manipulation of the numbers being used for input and output.  One of my old college professors showed me these tricks a few years back.  I thought it was pretty cool, so I figured […]

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2007

Google Calculator Tips and Tricks

Google Calculator has been around now for the last three and a half years, so a post on this Google service isn’t exactly groundbreaking. However, I came across this article on lifehack.org while I was doing a little research for work yesterday afternoon.  It reminded me of some cool conversion and calculation tricks I had messed around with […]

Tuesday, May 8th, 2007

Find Similar Artists or Bands Based on Music You Like

Music can be one of the healthiest mental escapes a person can indulge in. Discovering a new band or artist that you enjoy can be a truly rewarding experience. Most of us have a modest selection of artists that we love to listen to on a regular basis. But what happens when you yearn for […]

Friday, April 6th, 2007

Lumahai Beach on Kauai’s North Shore

Lumahai Beach along the Hawaiian island of Kauai’s north shore is regarded by many travel websites as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world.  The beach is about 3/4’s of a mile long, a few hundred feet wide, and backed straight up against lush vegetated cliff sides.  There is no protective reef in […]

Thursday, February 1st, 2007

Space Shuttle Launch Photographed From Outer Space

An interesting photo sent to me by my buddy Nick who works at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, FL.  The International Space Station happened to be directly overhead two shuttle launches ago (last September).  One of the astronauts up there snapped this picture of the launch from a window in the space station.  I thought it was […]

Tuesday, November 21st, 2006

Snoop Dog, DMX, and Jay-Z Freestyle

Okay, so my friends know that I’m not exactly a card carrying member of the hip-hop community.  But I still enjoy some quality rap from time to time.  This is a video of a freestyle rapper by the name of Aries Spears who can accurately impersonate the sounds of Snoop Dog, DMX, and Jay-Z… and […]

Monday, November 20th, 2006

Can you read this?

Here’s a goodie for you: 
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Friday, October 13th, 2006

Turn Google into Napster 2000

Okay peeps, I’m sure most of you know how to use Limewire and Bittorrent these days.  But, I’ll bet you haven’t used Google to perform a quick Mp3 search for the nagging song that’s been stuck in your head all day.  The truth is that Google can be used to conduct a search for almost any […]