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Search page Smplr is a web search command line tool. Using one input box, enter your query, prefaced by a snippet that directs the search to a particular site—very similar to the much-celebrated (and much more configurable) YubNub. For example, film:Dragon Wars will search IMDB, bt:Ubuntu will search the Pirate Bay, and terms without a prefix will search Google by default.


When the Lifehacker servers are uncooperative it hurts us as much as it hurts you. Believe me. Sorry for the downage over the weekend, folks. As of now, all systems go.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.


This right here is an article explaining the LOLcats phenomenon written in stuffy Wall Street Journal language - perfect for explaining LOLcats to your boss.

Mr. Nakagawa's simple Web site has become the center of the "LOLcats" phenomenon, a booming online subculture built around digital images and deliberately bad grammar.

So, primer for your boss, or... unintentional comedy gold!

With 'LOLcats' Internet Fad, Anyone Can Get In on the Joke

Thanks for the link, Anth. :)


You can't get where you're going if you don't know where it is you're headed, right? Financial site Wise Bread has written up an insightful article that helps you define your version of success via a list-making exercise. Most of us go from day to day just getting through what needs to be done; however, once in a while, it's extremely healthy to figure out a few long-term goals and how to achieve them. Articulating your ideas of what makes a successful life is definitely part of this. If you feel brave (or otherwise!), please share your version of success in the comments.

Defining Success: If you don't know what you want, you won't know when you've gotten it