Blogroll Dive: 12/11/06

Here are the highlights from today’s Blogroll dive:

  • Bonnie discovered an online snowflake generator which increases its donation to the Salvation Army for every snowflake generated.
  • Michael reviewed the Alpha release of WordPress v2.1.
  • And, Joen published his December 2006 creative installment which was inspired by Norse creation mythology.
Categories
Humor Nostalgia Video

TROOPS

If you haven’t seen Kevin Rubio’s TROOPS, then you’re missing out on a classic, Star Wars-themed parody of COPS that explains some of the off-screen occurrences during the beginning of Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope.

http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-5351101160052590481

Blogroll Dive: 12/4/06

Here are the highlights from today’s Blogroll dive:

  • Bryan is requesting suggestions on how to fix his dying computer.
  • Bonnie has challenged your monkey to a kick off.
  • Michael discovered the hidden meaning behind the communication at the end of Close Encounters of the Third Kind.
  • And, Sarah discovered a few humorous anecdotes about Johannes Brahms.
Categories
Freeware Technology

Favored Freeware Updates: November 2006

The following Favored Freeware applications have been updated since the beginning of November 2006:

Blogroll Dive: 11/27/06

Here are the highlights from today’s Blogroll dive:

  • Khaled reviewed The Prestige.
  • Joen discussed some of the design and usability issues with Opera.
  • Angsuman announced the key features of the upcoming Translator Plugin Pro v4.0.
  • And, Tom reviewed Microsoft’s “YouTube killer”, Soapbox.