9/9/06 Gil's LotD

Submitted by gil on Portable versions of common programs (portable means that you can copy them to a flash drive and they will work off of that flash drive from any computer you plug it into). Very nifty! A very interesting story about the creation and marketing of the Grey Goose brand of vodka.

4/17/06 Gil's LotD: Zelda, The Internet, Homebrew clocks

Submitted by gil on Old ad for the original NES Zelda game. A map of the backbone routers of the Internet. This is pretty cool. A homemade clock which uses a single LED in a circle of LEDs to represent hour, minute, and second hands.

3/27/06 Gil's LotD

Submitted by gil on Apparently, there's a plan to send a satellite up around Earth and have it eventually reenter in fifty thousand years. You can submit a message to be put in the satellite, the link is at the bottom of the page. A Japanese ad for noodles.