Fun and Games

THROWBACK THURSDAY: Nokia 3310

Ah, the dumbphone. It’s been a decade since we said goodbye to you, although I still miss you sometimes. We didn’t call them “dumbphones” then, we called them “featurephones” because they actually were smarter than the phones…


FUN FRIDAY: Bug or Feature?

Going way off topic this week, apparently scientist have discovered what may be a completely different species of insect from anything that has ever been seen before. Aethiocarenus burmanicus is unlike anything you (or science) has ever seen….



FUN FRIDAY: Bird with a Pearl Earring

If you haven’t visited Worth1000.com, you’re missing a lot. The site has been running Photoshop contents for nigh on a decade that combine the truly artistic with the oddly laughable. Their recent contest had participants recreating…


THROWBACK THURSDAY; Nightmare Scenario?

It could still happen. Back in 2013 I worried that streaming would get so big, so fast, that it would kill traditional broadcasting and then everyone would depend on the internet, which wouldn’t be able to…





FUN FRIDAY: Inspirograph

Sometimes you need to unwind after a long week. There’s this new trend where adults are using coloring books to unwind. If that’s your idea of fun, I don’t judge. Hey, the world can be a…