Tuesday, October 17, 2006

How To Make Plasma In Your Microwave...(video)

The video warns you not to try this but damned if I don't want to....be right back..

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Wednesday, October 11, 2006

Starbucks takes back it's free coffee offer

The free coupon was real, but Starbucks is taking it back because it was too widely distributed. Lame!

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Perspective: How not to name your company - CNET News.com

CNET News.com's Michael Kanellos riffs on one craze that the Internet bubble unfortunately could not kill.

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Push n Pop Bottle Opener from Eps. #63 of Diggnation

Here is the place where you can find the "Be Open" push and pop bottle opener that Alex and Kevin was talking about in episode #63 of Diggnation.

The Sentol version that Alex referred to is the promotion version made for the Japanese Sentol beer.

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The Man Who Literally Saved the World

Today is an important anniversary for Russian hero Stanislav Petrov, the Soviet missile commander who saved the world from nuclear destruction in 1983. Sadly there are plenty of other examples of this kind of thing. How long will we keep getting lucky?

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The Engadget Commercials

There were over 100 submissions but one emerged the winner, Brad Hodson.

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Everything Old Is New Again... Again -- LaLa

LaLa's business model (not THAT LaLa...the music sharing site LaLa.com) gets dissected on TechDirt. Time will tell if they've found another way to discover, acquire and discard music.

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5 Corporate Podcasts Mistakes to Avoid Like the Plague

To podcast effectively is not an easy thing to do. To podcast ineffectively is incredibly easy, costly and time-consuming. If your company is planning to podcast, avoiding these common mistakes can mean the difference between huge success and utter disaster.

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