Browsing Archive: March, 2012

Rat race

Posted by Ira Chayut on Saturday, March 31, 2012, In : Humor 
The problem with the rat race is that even if you win, you’re still a rat.
-- Lilly Tomlin

Website 4 the day:
If you can't join them, own them.
http://www.quite.co.uk/rats/

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Cheaper than therapy

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, March 30, 2012, In : Humor 
Chocolate is cheaper than therapy and you don't need an appointment.
-- Catherine Aitken

Website 4 the day:
Healthy chocolate deserts:
http://www.fitsugar.com/Best-Healthy-Chocolate-Dessert-Recipes-18986167

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If it wasn't ...

Posted by Ira Chayut on Thursday, March 29, 2012, In : Humor 
If it wasn't for coffee, I'd have no discernible personality at all.
-- David Letterman

Website 4 the day:
Green coffee beans can make you thin:
http://m.timesofindia.com/life-style/health-fitness/diet/Green-coffee-beans-can-make-you-thin/articleshow/12439042.cms

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All you need is love

Posted by Ira Chayut on Wednesday, March 28, 2012, In : Philosophy 
All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt.
-- Charles M. Schulz

Website 4 the day:
Stay thin - eat chocolate:
http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504763_162-57405100-10391704/eating-lots-of-chocolate-helps-people-stay-thin-study-finds/

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The laziest man

Posted by Ira Chayut on Tuesday, March 27, 2012, In : Humor 
The laziest man I ever met put popcorn in his pancakes so they would turn over by themselves.
-- W. C. Fields

Website 4 the day:
Some good news from science: popcorn has 'more antioxidants than fruit and vegetables':
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2120346/Forget-day-Popcorn-antioxidants-fruit-vegetables.html?ito=feeds-newsxml

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Information

Posted by Ira Chayut on Monday, March 26, 2012, In : Philosophy 
Information is not knowledge.
-- Albert Einstein

Website 4 the day:
Get information about Einstein:
http://alberteinstein.info/

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Corduroy pillows

Posted by Ira Chayut on Monday, March 26, 2012, In : Humor 
Corduroy pillows are making headlines.

Website 4 the Day:
Past headlines for any month/day:
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/

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Door locks

Posted by Ira Chayut on Saturday, March 24, 2012, In : Philosophy 
Preconceived notions are the locks on the door to wisdom.
-- Merry Browne

Website 4 the day:
What is locking that Windows file?
http://www.dr-hoiby.com/WhoLockMe/index.php

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With all things

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, March 23, 2012, In : Philosophy 
And so with all things: names were vital and important.
-- Algernon H. Blackwood

Website 4 the day:
Rename multiple files or folders:
http://www.antp.be/software/renamer/

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Mass e-mail

Posted by Ira Chayut on Thursday, March 22, 2012, In : Philosophy 
I'd rather send out a mass email then hang posters all over the place.
-- Todd Barry

Website 4 the day:
Send a personal e-mail to a list of people:
http://www.daansystems.com/mailreactor/

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Traditional science

Posted by Ira Chayut on Wednesday, March 21, 2012, In : Philosophy 
Traditional science is all about finding shortcuts.
-- Rudy Rucker

Website 4 the day:
Create Windows hotkeys and abbreviations:
http://www.autohotkey.com/

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Everything in life

Posted by Ira Chayut on Tuesday, March 20, 2012, In : Philosophy 
Everything in life is speaking in spite of it's apparent silence.
-- Hazrat Inayat Khan

Website 4 the day:
Speak to me (text to speech):
http://www.zabaware.com/reader/

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History

Posted by Ira Chayut on Monday, March 19, 2012, In : Philosophy 
History is mostly guessing; the rest is prejudice.
-- Will Durant

Website 4 the day:
Recover lost passwords:
http://www.oxid.it/cain.html

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Will this computer last?

Posted by Ira Chayut on Sunday, March 18, 2012, In : Humor 
Will this computer last five years?
Obsoletely!

Website 4 the Day:
Web-based calculator:
http://www.lastcalc.com

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No photographer

Posted by Ira Chayut on Saturday, March 17, 2012, In : Philosophy 
No photographer is as good as the simplest camera.
-- Edward Steichen

Website 4 the day:
Photo finish (at least of this mini-series of camera simulators):
http://www.photonhead.com/simcam/

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The camera never lies

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, March 16, 2012, In : Philosophy 
They say the camera never lies. It lies every day.
-- Cesar Romero

Website 4 the day:
Another camera simulator:
http://www.kamerasimulator.se/eng/?page_id=2

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A great invention

Posted by Ira Chayut on Thursday, March 15, 2012, In : Philosophy 
The digital camera is a great invention because it allows us to reminisce. Instantly.
-- Demetri Martin

Website 4 the day:
Learn to take better photographs with a camera simulator:
http://camerasim.com/

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Work 8 hours/day

Posted by Ira Chayut on Wednesday, March 14, 2012, In : Philosophy 
By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.
-- Robert Frost

Website 4 the day:
Pass this to your boss (anonymously):
http://ericksmart.hubpages.com/hub/Employer-Tips-How-to-Become-a-Good-Boss


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A child can't learn

Posted by Ira Chayut on Tuesday, March 13, 2012, In : Philosophy 
If a child can't learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach the way they learn.
-- Ignacio Estrada

Website 4 the day:
Teach or learn locally:
http://www.skillshare.com/

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A meeting is an event

Posted by Ira Chayut on Monday, March 12, 2012, In : Humor 
A meeting is an event where minutes are taken and hours wasted.
-- James T. Kirk

Website 4 the day:
Free online meetings for up to 15 people:
http://www.meetingburner.com/ 

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Failure, not an option

Posted by Ira Chayut on Sunday, March 11, 2012, In : Humor 
Failure is not an option—it comes bundled with the software.

Website 4 the Day:
Memorable software failures:
http://www.cse.lehigh.edu/~gtan/bug/softwarebug.html

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Why join the navy

Posted by Ira Chayut on Saturday, March 10, 2012, In : Philosophy 
Why join the navy if you can be a pirate?
-- Steve Jobs

Website 4 the day:
Steal these business forms:
http://frugalentrepreneur.com/free-business-forms-templates/

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Pretty good now

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, March 9, 2012, In : Philosophy 
I'm playing pretty good now, but my ranking doesn't say that. I'm number two.
-- Vijay Singh

Website 4 the day:
How do you rank?
http://ranking.com

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Profitable writing

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, March 9, 2012, In : Humor 
I have always believed that writing advertisements is the second most profitable form of writing. The first, of course, is ransom notes...
-- Philip Dusenberry

Website 4 the day:
Digital ransom note:
http://ransom.sytes.org/

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Words mean more

Posted by Ira Chayut on Wednesday, March 7, 2012, In : Philosophy 
Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.
-- Maya Angelou

Website 4 the day:
Pronounce words:
http://howjsay.com/

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Only one caste

Posted by Ira Chayut on Tuesday, March 6, 2012, In : Philosophy 
There is only one caste, the caste of humanity. All of us belong to the human race, so everyone is equal. Therefore, love each one equally.
-- Sri Sathya Sai Baba

Website 4 the day:
What percent are you in?
http://blogs.wsj.com/economics/2011/10/19/what-percent-are-you/

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Use of happiness

Posted by Ira Chayut on Monday, March 5, 2012, In : Humor 
What's the use of happiness? It can't buy you money.
-- Henny Youngman

Website 4 the day:
The history of money:
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/ancient/history-money.html 

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Inventor of the girdle

Posted by Ira Chayut on Sunday, March 4, 2012, In : Humor 
Whoever invented the girdle got a bum wrap.

Website 4 the Day:
Old New York Times' photos:
http://livelymorgue.tumblr.com/

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Not meant to lose

Posted by Ira Chayut on Saturday, March 3, 2012, In : Philosophy 
Human beings are not meant to lose their anonymity and privacy.
-- Sarah Chalke

Website 4 the day:
Have people contact you without knowing your e-mail address:
http://www.contactify.com/

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Who carries a cat

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, March 2, 2012, In : Humor 
A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way.
-- Mark Twain

Website 4 the day:
Free screen recording tool:
http://camstudio.org/

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I never new

Posted by Ira Chayut on Thursday, March 1, 2012, In : Philosophy 
I never knew what an engineer did for a living when I was a kid. I still don’t.
-- Scott Adams

Website 4 the day:
Convert PDFs to editable Word documents:
http://www.pdfonline.com/pdf-to-word-converter/

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