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How to Destroy Facebook

If you'd like to kill Facebook or any other site and have some free time then this is for you. With the help of "Kick Ass" a script properly named, you can go all "Astroids" on any site. Facebook just seemed fitting for a demonstration,...

Endorsing a product without request

Hello Patrick or is it Matthew.. Confused? You aren't the only one. It has been brought to my attention that a photo I have on my Flickr page (of me) is being used in marketing material for some application. Which in itself pisses me off...

A very productive weekend

I try to stay away from the "personal" posts while blogging, but every so often it seems fitting. This first weekend of the new year has proven to be a very productive one. It started early Friday with wrapping up the writing on the remaining chapters of...

Vote

Not really a "techy/geek" blog post, just reminding everyone to get out and vote! Tell your neighbors, your family, friends and even a few random people. Tuesday November 4th 2008 - Vote! end PSA :)...

Buy a house for $100 and an essay

Update: The contest has been cancelled due to legal restrictions, you can read more on the contests web site. The $100 house contest is both interesting and sad. Not sad because of the idea, but clear proof at just how screwed this economy is and how...

Spell Check

In this day and age with project managers and copy artists, why do so many ads have misspelled copy? The latest one brought to my attention by my designer cousin, in Florida, can be seen on the Project Runway web site. On top of that I...