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12/4/06 Gil's LotD

http://www.seasonshot.com/Home.cfm Now you can buy shot that seasons the bird!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z7WZyA3h7iE The infamous Dungeons and Dragons video clip, redone with machinima.
http://digitaljournalist.org/issue0611/bentley.html Some tips for compressing good quality videos with QuickTime.

9/4/06 Gil's LotD

http://www.thesneeze.com/mt-archives/000550.php A very furry bunny.
http://gizmodo.com/gadgets/peripherals/usb-powered-bbq--wtf-196087.php The underwhelming USB powered barbeque. Well, it's more of a hot plate.

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8/29/06 Gil's LotD

http://www.zefrank.com/punc/ A flash video about how to properly write a business email. Warning, contains slight profanity.
http://ask.yahoo.com/20060818.html The difference between nerds, geeks, and dorks is finally explained.
http://dslrblog.com/animated-long-exposure-photographs/ Animated pictures where each frame was taken with a long exposure time.

7/23/06 Gil's LotD

7/21/06 Gil's LotD

http://neodon.blogspot.com/2006/07/little-known-tweak-to-boost-hard-drive.html Windows can slow down CD and hard drives by turning on legacy support for the drive. This is a guide on how to disable that.
http://pimpmobile.ytmnd.com/ A message from Al Gore.

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7/13/06 Gil's LotD

http://blog.makezine.com/archive/2006/06/make_podcast_rube_goldber.html A Rube Goldberg machine made out of sticks, stones, and twine.
http://www.automatedhome.co.uk/Internet/ADSL-Bonding-How-To-and-Review.html A howto on bonding DSL lines to make one super DSL line.

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7/10/06 Gil's LotD

http://balloons.space.edu/habp/project_4/airphotos.html Photos from a high altitude weather balloon.
http://www.hangingtestdummy.com/ Skip the intro to go to the main site. This site has a video feed of a crash test dummy glued to the ceiling, and you can fire tennis balls at it using the website.

7/6/06 Gil's LotD

http://embraceubuntu.com/2006/06/01/the-meaning-of-ubuntu-explained-by-nelson-mandela/ A video clip of Nelson Mandela explaining the concept of Ubuntu.
http://www-pw.physics.uiowa.edu/space-audio/ This is a collection of sound clips recorded of different space bodies by sattelites.

7/5/06 Gil's LotD

http://episteme.arstechnica.com/eve/forums/a/tpc/f/8300945231/m/397003349731 Run Internet Explorer 6 under MacOS X using WINE.
https://publicaffairs.llnl.gov/news/news_releases/2006/NR-06-06-02.html Scientists recently found explanations for some unsolved mysteries about Plutonium.

6/29/06 Gil's LotD

http://valleywag.gawker.com/tech/steve-ballmer/wsj-makes-ballmer-an-orc-177781.php A comparison of the Wall Street Journal's picture of Steve Ballmer.
http://www.gravitation3d.com/magiccube5d/ A Rubik's cube in five dimensions!

6/28/06 Gil's LotD

http://www.mexicanpictures.com/headingeast/2006/06/motion-sensing-and-isight-hacks-on-mac.html All of the programs that take advantage of the motion sensors in the latest Mac laptops, very cool.
http://www.micom.net/oops/ The Oops list of crashed vehicles.
http://eepybird.com/dcm1.html Another Diet Coke and Mentos video.

6/24/06 Gil's LotD

http://www.instructables.com/id/Vacuum-Cannon_1/ Instructions on how to make a vacuum cleaner into a cannon.
http://www.primitiveways.com/fire_from_ice.html Starting fire with a lens made of ice.

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