Category Archives: techie

Earth Day 09

Happy Earth Day!  This image was generated at Tag Galaxy, where I  entered the tag earthday and it grabbed images from Flickr.  Watch out because it is addictive.

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Jimmy Wales @Suffolk

Last month we had a nerd date and went to see wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales speak at Suffolk University.  The topic was Free Speech, Free Minds, Free Markets: Competition and Collaboration.  The Bostonist has a great recap of the evening.   Wales … Continue reading

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The Museum Effect

Make your dreams of having your art work exhibited in a museum come true with the Modern Art Museum Effect.

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Wordle

Generate a word cloud of your website or a document with Wordle. Here is what I got when I put my blog in:

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Free Rice

Free Rice is a non-profit website where you can practice SSAT/SAT vocabulary words, and for every word you get right, rice is donated to the United Nations to help stop world hunger.  It is pretty addictive and all of the … Continue reading

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Go Red Sox!

Picture025_24Oct07 Originally uploaded by jayluker Jay figured out how to change the message on the LCD of the HP printer at his office. Thanks to his message the Boston Red Sox completed mission World Series Champions part 2 successfully. If … Continue reading

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The Hockney Effect

My creation Originally uploaded by jjzach I was playing around with something called the Hockneyizer that allows you to make a quick collage from a single photograph. I’m a sucker for all the cool flickr tools out there.

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Get the Goog-411

Google is now offering a free 411 service that is free. To give the Goog-411 a try dial 1-800-GOOG-411 from any phone and you will be connected to any business for FREE!

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