26 August 2009

Porn bookmark collections put people off upgrading to Firefox 3

“In May, [Mozilla made] one last attempt at persuading [Firefox 2 users] to move up to Firefox 3 [...] Those who declined were invited to fill out a questionnaire. [...] The number one reason for not upgrading was the new location bar, and the fact that it delved into people’s bookmark collections to suggest sites as they typed.”

[via:Slashdot]

31 January 2009

A comparison between a flame on Earth and a flame in a microgravity environment

Flame on Earth vs. flame in microgravity environment (NASA photo)

[via:Rocketboom]

29 June 2008

How to get rid of bees (in fireproof outdoor environments)

Some guy on the Something Awful forums shares a spectacular photo set documenting the process of getting rid of bees pestering his relative’s garden and playground. Is this a sensible method? I have no idea, but fire is cool.

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