Archive | September, 2008

“Height”

September 29, 2008

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(aka: The observable universe from top to bottom) xkcd.com/482/

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A Really Tiny Projector

September 24, 2008

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3M MPro 110 A really tiny projector.  I’ve been waiting for this forever – fun! www.markpascua.com/2008/09/19/3m-…

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Look after your beaver ..

September 18, 2008

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“.. you only have one!” www.crazymeezer.com.au/2008/03/lo…

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Movie Review: “In Bruges”

September 15, 2008

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People that know me well, know my aversion to hype and and just how easy it is to build up my expectations.  It  was with much trepidation, therefore, that I decided to see “In Bruges” – you see, on the day that I read it scored a position on the IMDB Top 250 (a significant […]

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TV Review: “Generation Kill”

September 14, 2008

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(Miniseries, HBO) Based on the book by Evan Wright, this is a seven part series covering the invasion of Iraq (#2) during the first 40 days from the perspective of the Marines of the First Recon Battalion.  The popular media would have had us believe that the invasion was a ‘walkover’.  This series however, if […]

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Uncanny Quadruped Robot

September 13, 2008

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“The Most Advanced Quadruped Robot on Earth” – uncanny www.bostondynamics.com/content/se…

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Windows Eject Disk

September 12, 2008

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Made Easier Do you loathe the “Eject Disk” routine in Windows? Me too!   This might help. www.lifehacker.com.au/tips/2007/1… Update: Forget the software! -just left mouse click over the eject disk icon and choose the drive you wish to eject.

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Noise Cancelling Headphones

September 12, 2008

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I had the pleasure of using some noise canceling headphones on my business class (!) flight coming back from LA last month. I loved them (and the jammies they give you on the flight). Anyway, if you’ve entertained the notion and then suffered the sticker shock of the Bose pair ($US250), you’ll be please with […]

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Australian Art: 8,455 artworks

September 11, 2008

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And all of them for sale! art.net.au is a showcase for Australian art online and a comprehensive directory of galleries, artists, services and museums in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific. All work displayed on art.net.au’s art pages are currently available for sale, drawn from commercial exhibitions of contemporary, aboriginal, tribal, modern or more traditional […]

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Nine Inch Fails

September 11, 2008

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Ba bommm img46.imageshack.us/img46/1725/ni…

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