Articles By sharky

Geek pickup lines

Geek pickup lines

This just gets better and better. Keep up the good work, people....

June 10th, 2009 sharky
Tom Cruise is not amused

Tom Cruise is not amused

Wikipedia — the World’s Greatest Collaborative Knowledge-SharingInitiative (post-modern ironic capitalization intended) — has bannedall addresses associated with the Church of Scientology...

May 29th, 2009 sharky
Your last Facebook warning

Your last Facebook warning

Apparently, some people just don’t learn.We’ve told you about the Aussie who was disciplined after he called in sick and...

May 28th, 2009 sharky
Nokia Ovi Store is to Apple Apps Store as Holt Renfrew is to your local flea market

Nokia Ovi Store is to Apple Apps Store as Holt Renfrew is to your local flea market

In a less than grand opening, Nokia on Tuesday launched its Ovi Store,an online portal where users can download applications...

May 26th, 2009 sharky
That

That

The Register reports that the Global Language Monitor estimates the English language will reach the one-million-word mark on June 10.GLM...

May 13th, 2009 sharky
Google gets its goat

Google gets its goat

Online ad broker Google Inc. has invested in some old school technology in the name of going greener.The company’s Mountain...

May 4th, 2009 sharky
Craigslist dirty-talk con conviction

Craigslist dirty-talk con conviction

These are controversial days for online classified ad service Craigslist. First up: A lawsuit in Illinois,where the Cook County sherriff...

April 29th, 2009 sharky
The ultimate Game Boy accessory

The ultimate Game Boy accessory

A Boston anaesthesiologist has come up with what will likely be themost sought-after Game Boy accessory on the market —...

April 29th, 2009 sharky
A Somali Pirate responds

A Somali Pirate responds

In the wake of the conviction of four Swedish file-sharers behind Pirate Bay, the blog site Somali Pirate Blog condemns...

April 17th, 2009 sharky
Bureaucracy: Perfected in Britain

Bureaucracy: Perfected in Britain

It has existed since the first states and was named by the French, but it's often said that bureaucracy was...

April 7th, 2009 sharky