What a dream come true. Internet mobile takeover by Android. Server/Power User market takeover by Debian ( and its multifaceted progeny, Ubuntu et.al.) and now the final frontier, the End User Desktop Monitor Market targeted by the optimized, revolutionary, ChromeOS operating system.
Friends to Gmail Exports Your Facebook Contacts into Google
Adam Pash — Simple webapp Friends to Gmail converts your Facebook friends list into a Gmail-compatible CSV file complete with birthdays, location, bios, work history, and hometown. What’s the point? As the developer points out:
I wish people wouldn’t call themselves entrepreneurs. It’s a word that has almost no useful connotations. It’s almost entirely bluster and the worst of it is: some people with that moniker actually post useful information. Even negative connotations would be more useful.
"We realised it could be a great opportunity for us to do what we were invented to do, which was to bring great, credible news to the world and make great educational content for children. In particular [we realised] that the barriers for entry were going to break down," he said.
The said attack requires the targeted user to simply open the specially crafted email, following which the script embedded in the message is automatically executed, leading to the theft of critical information, specifically email messages and information about personal contacts of affected users. These messages may contain sensitive information that could be used by cybercriminals for various malicious routines
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Earthquake scientists trying to unravel the mysteries of an unfelt, weeks-long seismic phenomenon called episodic tremor and slip have discovered a strange twist. The tremor can suddenly reverse direction and travel back through areas of the fault that it had ruptured in preceding days, and do so 20 to 40 times faster than the original fault rupture
Find a shift where the meal break is later than average. These are especially common in the afternoon, where there’s a lot of trains to drive during the peak to get everyone home. Make sure to execute your fiendish plan on the last run before the meal break.
Buy a big helping of hot chips, making sure to load up on the delicious condiments like malt vinegar.
Sit right behind the driver’s cab with your deep fried basket of deliciousness. With a battery operated fan, you can increase deliciousness penetration considerably, but it’s something of a “nuclear option”.
Put your ear to the cab door to hear the loud growling sounds coming from the driver’s stomach.
The only thing saving me from bursting out the cab door screaming “The chips! I wants them!” was the fact I had a nut bar in my bag. They were particularly delicious smelling chips.