PeerBlock: your anti-snooping program…

This program is typically meant to guard against prying eyes when downloading anything through p2p (peer to peer) services (especially torrent services). Torrents have gained popularity as a relatively simple replacement to the old methods of file sharing… like the infamous Napster (now there’s a word I haven’t typed in years), gnutella, limewire, bearshare… and many many more. If... read more

Type Brewer for Cartography

Type Brewer is a font / typography tool that assists non-cartographers and typical mapmakers in selecting font types. It uses visual selections to help you find exactly what you are looking for. Although this is no substitute for real typography, it will help you make a step in the right direction. read more

NASA – Solar Dynamic Observatory

The brand new Solar Dynamics Observatory website allows for amazing telescopic views of the sun. You can specify your specific dates that you wish to see the sun’s activity and you can receive an output of images or videos. Also, you can choose a specific telescope. Truly worth checking out… read more

Guide to saving money around the house…

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The (best) World Cup Schedule

This is an amazing design in Adobe Flash that automatically pulls from the schedule data on FIFA’s website. The site is completely in Spanish (I think) but really keeps me up-to-date on scores and upcoming matches. Worth checking out… read more