Archive for March, 2006
Go ahead, make a wish…
Technogym is a big maker of training machines and systems. They have now developed the “Wellness System”: The Wellness System is made up of hardware, software, and cutting-edge technologies linked to exercise equipment. It enables health and fitness facilities to deliver a rich wellness experience to their members. A comprehensive, modular network, the Wellness System [...]
Ever experience bad service? At a hotel or elsewhere? Paid huge sums just to use wifi from the lobby or your room? Have a look at this.
When I saw the first Star Wars movie I heard that George Lucas were going to make nine movies. He ended on six, so he is three behind. Now Lucas is catching up, making a 100 episode tv-series! Great There’s nothing about it on Starwars.com yet… Update The TV series spin-off of the Stars Wars [...]
SXSW2006 is all over Flickr, and most interesting is a nice collection of normal and not-so-normal: Guns, boobs, kissing, tongue out, shaved head, a huge green thing, and iBooks on the floor. Wish I was there…
LinoType FontExplorer is out of beta. It’s a great product, it’s like iTunes for your fonts. And it’s free.
Google just bought Sketchup. Wow. Sketchup is a 3D app that is both easy to use and very advanced. There has been a Google Earth Plugin for Sketchup available for quite some time, which let you put your Sketchup 3D models into Google Earth. Google buying Sketchup is good news, and I hope the first [...]
This wonderful picture is made in the Windows freeware Chaoscope by Ralph Abraham. Does anyone know if there is something similar for the Mac, or if it is possible to port it to OS X? See more pictures made with Chaoscope here and here.
From the track “Cozy Prison” on a-ha‘s latest album “Analogue”: So if you’re careful You won’t get hurt But if your careful all the time Then what’s it worth? Replace “get hurt” with “lose the game” or “get tired” or “get a ‘no’” or “feel stupid”.
Similicio.us will tell which sites are similar to the one you enter. I entered brilliantdays.com and here’s what came up: I would say that’s good company. And all of them in my top 50 bookmarks and in my RSS reader.
My friend Eirik is “cover boy” in Norwegian paper Dagbladet today. He won the award for best technoblog last year, and now he’s having a netmeeting on monday, answering people’s question about Media Center software. This is only in Norwegian, but he answers if you post questions on Eirikso.com. The picture in Dagbladet shows Eirik’s [...]
7779-01, originally uploaded by CountBlockula. Batman and Batwoman never looked this cute!
It’s the 8th of March. Not only my uncle’s birthday, but also the International Womens day. I’m supporting the Blog against sexism campaign. “Bhutan” on Flickr, by babasteve. Have a look at some of the links and facts here. Women are poorer. Women constitute about 70% of the world’s absolute poor – those living on [...]
I got a question from a reader tonight, which I found easier to answer by uploading a screenshot to Flickr. All icons are marked with notes – hover over them to see what they are (on Flickr, I don’t have that functionality on my site). Flickr group I also made a new Flickr group for [...]
Plan8 has made a Safari RSS theme. If you use Safari for your RSS viewing, this looks much better than the original.