Tuesday, May 27, 2008

Drill Here. Drill Now. Pay Less!

As gas prices continue to increase, Congress continues to blame others while ignoring practical steps to stop the pain we are feeling at the pump. To reduce our dependence on foreign oil, we need real solutions to our energy challenges. More than 10,000 people have signed the petition urging Congress to start drilling for oil domestically...

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Friday, May 23, 2008

Create a Spectacular Grass Text Effect in Photoshop

Ever wanted to make text out of grass? Well with Photoshop you can. In this tutorial we'll create a rather cool looking grass-text effect using a photo of grass, the pen tool and a bit of patience.

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Wednesday, May 21, 2008

The Most Amazing Table You Will See Today

This is just one awesome table. I would definitely lose an appendage if I had this table, though....

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Tuesday, May 20, 2008

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10 Cool Websites We Recommend

A list of 10 websites that are either useful or entertaining. Personal favorites: Cooking for Engineers (self-explanatory), thesixtyone (safari for music junkies), and Rentometer (save money on rent).

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Thursday, May 15, 2008

Watch Out! They Will Be Watching What You Do On The Web

Charter Communications, the fourth-largest cable system in the United States, has started telling its high-speed Internet customers that it is going to keep track of every site they visit on the Web.

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Tuesday, May 13, 2008

Truth In Website Logos

6 popular website logos transformed...

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Free Music Studio Means No More Excuses

Virtual instruments may be going the way of recorded music: free and online. We've seen plenty of sites that let you make or mix music in a rudimentary way, but none that offer the deep feature set of Hobnox AudioTool. This free online electronic music studio lets you compose...

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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Internet Users

It's funny because it's true! See the real drivers behind why you use each of today's most popular internet sites!

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Thursday, May 08, 2008

The Baghdad Bad Boys: Bluegrass in Iraq

CAMP VICTORY, IRAQ — The “twanga-twanga-twanga” of plucking strings jangled out of a room that doubles as a chapel inside the chaplains’ building on Camp Victory. Inside, 13 or 14 soldiers had pulled chairs into a circle around a tin of sweet potato pie and were playing a mountain-style song about God.

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Scientist: Forget Global Warming, Prepare for New Ice Age

Sunspot activity has not resumed up after hitting an 11-year low in March last year, raising fears that — far from warming — the globe is about to return to an Ice Age, says an Australian-American scientist.

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