Entries Tagged as 'Interesting Sites'

Saturday, July 7th, 2007

The Only 7 Things Yahoo Does Better than Google

Let me start this off by stating that I am a long time Google power user.  Google handles all of my daily web searching, email, chat, RSS feeds, blog monetization, etc.  In my opinion, it blows Yahoo (and most other Internet companies) clear out of the water.  However, there are a select few services that […]

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 […]

Monday, January 15th, 2007

Links Worth Checking Out 1-15-07

More interesting links for you guys:

The Man Who Shook Up Vegas - It’s all in the numbers… pretty darn cool, even if you don’t gamble.
Canadian Spy Coins in Your Pocket? - This is bizarre!  Coins with location tracking capabilities.
iPhone Keynote Address by Steve Jobs - The iPhone intro video is worth a look.  Angel wants one.  I […]

Sunday, January 7th, 2007

Links Worth Checking Out 1-7-07

Here are a few links that I came across in the past couple of weeks.  I thought they were interesting enough to share.  Enjoy yourselves.

Wallpapr - a slick wallpaper search interface to Flickr’s massive gallery of user photos.
NPR Marketplace Morning Report - A direct link to the web directory hosting National Public Radio’s daily 4:50AM and […]

Tuesday, December 26th, 2006

Stay Hungry. Stay Foolish.

I just came across the transcript of a graduation commencement address that Steve Jobs delivered to the Stanford University class of 2005.  Certain parts of this speech strongly coincide with the underlying message in my previous post.  Beyond that, it provides some exceptional first hand advice from a man who followed his heart and intuition in […]

Friday, December 15th, 2006

Links Worth Checking Out 12-15-06

I’ve spent more time web surfing than blogging the last couple of weeks.  Here are a few sites that are worth checking out.

Refresh Thing Wii - continuously refresh the stock listings at all the major online retailers to find yourself a Nintendo Wii.
Wired Test 2006 - The top 300 household electronics and gear all rated and reviewed by […]

Sunday, November 26th, 2006

Cities Compete for The Young + Singles Mothers

Us Generation-Xers are looking alright for the immediate and uncertain future!  At least that’s what The NY Times says.
Also, this is kind of crazy: 4 in 10 Babies are Born to Single Mothers.
Goodnight.  Sleep tight. 

Thursday, September 14th, 2006

The Most Popular Websites

Here’s a fascinating link for anyone interested in tracking the ongoing rank of the most popular websites on the Internet.  Many of these ranks are probably to be expected, but I was certainly surprised by some of the other positions.  The ranks are maintained by Alexa, a web traffic tracking subsidiary of Amazon.  You can read […]

Thursday, August 10th, 2006

What I Learned on Google Trends

For some reason I haven’t heard of much hype surrounding Google Trends.  I actually stumbled across it by complete accident.  It’s basically a Google search engine that compares the popularity of any number of search terms (separated by commas… democrat, republican, etc.).  It then outputs statistics and graphs based on both the search term popularity […]