Tags: geeky



Wednesday, January 25th, 2012

One Div Zero: A Brief, Incomplete, and Mostly Wrong History of Programming Languages

A genuinely amusing alternative history of programming languages.

Tuesday, July 27th, 2010


Best. Robots.txt file. Ever.

Monday, June 15th, 2009


I need to get some RSS pillows.

Tuesday, May 26th, 2009

Babbage and Lovelace Fight Crime T-shirt from Zazzle.com

I'm not sure I can resist ordering one of these T-shirts featuring crime-fighting duo Charles Babbage and Ada Lovelace.

Saturday, March 15th, 2008

NOSCRIPT for nerds. Stuff that disappears. -

Okay, you have to be a real JavaScript/HTML geek to find this funny but check this out: document.write('<noscript>...'); Madness!

Saturday, January 26th, 2008

Understanding art for geeks - a photoset on Flickr

Normally LOL is a throwaway little phatic interjection but I really did laugh out loud at some of the pictures in this photoset.

Sunday, July 1st, 2007

The End of the Internet

I did it! I did it! I knew all that surfing would finally pay off.

Tuesday, May 29th, 2007


I'm sure everyone else has already discovered this but I really was L'ing O L when I read the "Hai world" code.

Wednesday, January 24th, 2007

The B-List: A chronicle of the Ages of the Web

Supremely geeky but funny look at the history of the Web via Tolkien.

Saturday, December 2nd, 2006

» Google Earth …

Reality imitating Google Maps in Berlin.

Tuesday, August 15th, 2006

The Fox Tales » Blog Archive » All “signs” point to Firefox

This is just about one of the geekiest things I've ever seen. A crop circle of the Firefox logo. This is not Photoshopped.

Monday, February 13th, 2006

Thursday, January 12th, 2006

The Sysadmin Song

Geeky but good.

Saturday, October 29th, 2005

The case of the 500-mile email

A great bit of geek detective work.