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I'm working on a Windows Sidebar gadget for a friend's website, just out of interest of having that gadget available to myself on Vista. In doing so, I wasn't so happy with the abilities of HTML/Javascript to do what I wanted graphically, so I decided to take a look into...

I'm watching a Discovery Channel show called "Anatomy of the FA-18". It's a great show, but I have a question: why do we still have our boys making aircraft carrier landings by hand? Isn't this something that can be computerized by now? You'd think it would be a lot easier...

Is there a lamer sports story than the '72 Dolphins and how, whenever a modern team nears perfection, we hear about their undefeated season?The '72 Dolphins only won 14 games. These days, teams play a 16-game season.The winning percentage of their opponents that year was an abysmal .364. The best...

Once in a while, there's a site that doesn't care about advertising (like this one).  Most of the time, every blog post you ever see referred on Digg or Slashdot is covered with ads.  How lame. What's really lame is when sites get a "facelift" that is purely designed to show...

Are clearly a scam, right?  The deals are limited at best.  The best time to buy stuff is when no one else is buying stuff, which is obviously not these two days. I'm not sure "cyber monday" is even true.  It smells like bullshit come up with just to try...