My chuckle moment for the day http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uk_vV-JRZ6E
Dare you not to cry! http://www.renegademothering.com/2011/12/21/a-happy-christmas-story-for-your-soul/
Probably the most sensible article I have read so far on the current crisis in Ukraine. http://m.bbc.com/news/world-europe-26481423
This one I'll post quickly now, but I suspect I'll be pondering this issue later! http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20140206-is-facebook-bad-for-you
The Care and Feeding of cast iron A great article on looking after cast iron cookware, old and new. http://chickensintheroad.com/cooking/the-care-and-feeding-of-cast-iron
Is this solution not just a little creepy? Joint funding from NSA? BBC News - Google patents robot help for social media burnout. "Social media burnout"? - Am thinking that those with this syndrome would be would be better off in the pub with flesh-and-blood friends and without any smartphones / tablets.
"LG is investigating allegations that some of its TVs send details about their owners' viewing habits back to the manufacturer even if the users have activated a privacy setting." (BBC) I'm not suprised by this too much, but still shocked. Makes a real case for buying the simplest hardware you need, with as few bell…Read more LG Smart TV ‘unauthorised spying’ – BBC News
Awesome advice from an old Uni friend and the author of the Calvin and Hobbs cartoons. 128. BILL WATTERSON: A cartoonist’s advice via zenpencils | Understanding Alice.
Nahkahousut = Leather Pants Pallivaha = Scrotewax (though technically this is archaic Finnish that refers to neither scrotums nor wax, but this is what it sounds like to a modern Finn) Lemu = Stench Hinthaara = Fagsfork/Fagsgroin (“haara” means both a fork in something and the crotch region of a person) Sallittu = Permitted Kuuma…Read more Rude Finnish place names
"Students at the European Institute of Technology are working on a system to link Facebook accounts to RFID (radio frequency identification) chips embedded into store loyalty cards." http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23425297