Oh, those words are marked, Katherine. Marked with a big circle around them and...– The Macalope extends his left rear hoof right into Katherine Noyes’ face.
The apparent randomness of the scratch ticket was just a facade, a mathematical...– Cracking the Scratch Lottery Code | Magazine Big company complacency combined with a curious maths guru, fantastic story.
How Google should go social
andytlr: A rumour came out of SxSW that Google is working on a new social network called Circles. I have no idea what this is, but I know what I think it should and shouldn’t be. It shouldn’t be another Twitter rip-off. And it certainly shouldn’t be a Facebook wannabe with the ability to put people in groups. Facebook already does lists. What Google should do is add recommendations based on...
Making Money →
If you haven’t seen this before, Jason Fried of 37signals fame with some excellent advice on how to learn to make money. Not the only lesson, but my favourite: People are happy to pay for things that work well. Never be afraid to put a price on something. If you pour your heart into something and make it great, sell it. For real money. Even if there are free options, even if the market...
Fukushima is a triumph for nuke power →
If you read any mainstream press covering the situation in the Fukushima nuclear power facility, you’d think that Japan was about to be turned into a nuclear wasteland. Get a cup of tea, read this from start to finish - behold, some actual facts (and credible references!) without the ignorant, uninformed and sensational nonsense that surrounds just about any debate on nuclear power.
Flash Player for Tablets
Flash Player 10.2 will be available for download via Android Market on March 18th. Flash Player 10.2 is a production GA (General Availability) release for Android 2.2 (Froyo) and 2.3 (Gingerbread) devices which meet the Flash Player hardware system requirements. It is initially a beta release for Android 3.0 (Honeycomb) tablets which requires Google’s 3.0.1 system update. If you fell asleep...