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Google Adds Latin Translation: Now You Can Swear in a Dead Language!

Google Adds Latin Translation: Now You Can Swear in a Dead Language!
While I did have to take Latin in 7th and 8th grade, most of it has either been stashed away deep in the recesses of my brain or forgotten. Probably the latter. However, I really like the fact that Google Translate can now translate into Latin, which is considered a dead language.

Happy Birthday, Super Mario!

Happy Birthday, Super Mario!
It turns out that our little Super Mario is celebrating his 25th birthday this week. How cool is that? Do you remember the first time you played a Mario game? My first time was with the original Super Mario Bros.

Annoying Tune Stuck in Your Head? Unhear It!

Annoying Tune Stuck in Your Head? Unhear It!
Ever had a song stuck in your head for a few days and tried desperately to get it rid of it? Now you can use unhearit to make sure that you won’t hear it again. The song is apparently a random song and “uses the latest in reverse auditory melodic unstickification technology” to purge your mind.

Pokemon Fusion: Gotta Match ‘Em All

Pokemon Fusion: Gotta Match ‘Em All
Alex Onsager’s Pokémon Fusion isn’t just a time sink, it’s a time black hole, even if you’re not a Pokémon fan. All you need to do is select two monsters from the list – the one on the left will be the base of the new monster’s body, and the one on the right will be the base of the color and the face of the new monster – like so:

Is Reddit Bigger Than Digg? [Infographic]

Is Reddit Bigger Than Digg? [Infographic]
There’s a reason why I’ve always liked Reddit better than Digg. Maybe it had to do with how cheeky they are, maybe it’s got to do with the fact that I strongly disliked the whole Digg Mafia thing.

The Digg Revolt: Users Want Reddit to Take Over?

The Digg Revolt: Users Want Reddit to Take Over?
Last week, the popular social news site Digg overhauled its website, turning it into a hybrid social bookmarking/social networking site. It hasn’t been an easy transition. Many users despise the new look and have taken it to new lengths to protest.

Are Facts Too Confusing? Try Fake Science

Are Facts Too Confusing? Try Fake Science
Are facts too confusing for you? Then you should try out Fake Science. It will answer all of your questions without those pesky, annoying facts that everyone keeps flaunting around. Everything from hiccups to solar power is covered by Fake Science and their crack team of researchers.

The Pac-Man Dossier: All the Information You Can Waka Waka Waka

The Pac-Man Dossier: All the Information You Can Waka Waka Waka
I was never really into arcade games that much, so for me Pac-Man is but a simple game – eat the pellets before the time runs out, avoid the ghosts, eat the power pellets to eat the ghosts.

NASA’s Robonaut 2 Will Tweet His Way Into Space

NASA’s Robonaut 2 Will Tweet His Way Into Space
The spaceship Discovery will leave Earth on its final mission on the 1st of November. It will take along something entirely different, a robot! This is the robot that we’ve heard about before, the Robonaut 2, but there is something new about it: it will be tweeting all the way into space.

Twitter Mug: Custom Mug From Twitter Profile Pics

Twitter Mug: Custom Mug From Twitter Profile Pics
Nope, this mug won’t tweet for you, but it will show off all the people you follow on Twitter. While a tweeting mug could be kind of cool, it would be pretty useless unless you’d be able to input some swanky 140-character tweets.

Broken iPhone 3g Screen? Check Out This DIY Repair

Broken iPhone 3g Screen? Check Out This DIY Repair
Did you just break the screen of you beloved iPhone? Annoyed at paying $200 to have Apple replace the screen? Well, Morten Skogly will give you the means to repair your screen yourself, DIY style. One of the most common mishaps of having an iPhone is that sometimes they fall (klutz!)

Digg Vs Reddit: Who Will be Victorious?

Digg Vs Reddit: Who Will be Victorious?
Rate Rush put together this handy chart comparing Reddit and Digg. Between the two, who would win in a fight? I no longer use either on a regular basis, but some people swear by these social news sites.

Youtube Easter Egg Lets You Play Snake on the Video Screen

Youtube Easter Egg Lets You Play Snake on the Video Screen
…not Metal Gear Snake, but the plain old cellphone game Snake. Amazingly enough, all you have to do is tap or hold the Left arrow key on your keyboard, and a snake will appear, along with dots that you can eat to grow larger.

The Revolving Internet: in Case You Need to Puke While Surfing

The Revolving Internet: in Case You Need to Puke While Surfing
The Revolving Internet rotates the page at a constant rate. It starts out at Google, so if you want to know what another website looks like if its revolving, just look it up and click on its link.

How Google Works – Skynet in the Making

How Google Works – Skynet in the Making
I’m always fascinated about anything that I can learn about Google. From its mythical Googleplexes to the sheer audacity behind some of its moves, Google powers the web, through and through.

The Social Network Movie Trailer: Are You Still Using Facebook?

The Social Network Movie Trailer: Are You Still Using Facebook?
Are you still using Facebook? Of course you are. Well, this October, you will be watching it on the big screen, because Mark Zuckerberg’s story will come to your neighborhood multiplex, courtesy of acclaimed director David Fincher.