You’ve seen the old Space Invaders arcade game — but have you seen it played
with live bodies?
Everyone talks about which search engine is the best, but no one ever does
anything about it. Until now.
Reuters reports that heavily armed Venezuelan security forces surrounded several Halloween-style
pumpkins that were found on the streets of the capital carrying protest messages
against President Hugo Chavez. The leering vegetables "could have harmed
someone," police commissioner Jesus Gonzalez told reporters.
Jennifer Shiman and her animated flop-ears have done it again. Her new capsule
motion picture shrinks the entire Highlander movie into just half a minute,
complete with sound track (not just an audiotape on fast forward, either).
There are plenty of "find a partner" sites on the Web, such as Lavalife and
Match.com. But OkCupid provides a wacky alternative, with services that it says
will stay permanently free and an interview technique that produces outrageously
intimate revelations from many of its members.
This is a story that gives “cloaking” new meaning. An office worker creates a life-size photo of himself
(left) and covers the opening of his office door with it, so he always seems to be typing away.
In a totally hilarious computer animation, tech support minion Jeb answers call
after call from clueless PC users who won’t let him catch a break. He finallly
loses it in a most spectacular way!
Yahoo.com acquired Konfabulator, the maker of those shiny little Widget thingies
for your Desktop, less than a week ago, and already there’s a subdomain at Yahoo
to promote the goodies.
If your dissolute roommates are helping themselves to your ice cream while
you’re hard at work, now you can help them keep their mitts off your frozen
confections with the brilliant new Pintlock (photo, left).
With the release on May 19 of the final episode in the Star Wars double trilogy, the Organic
Trade Association has taken this opportunity to release its own 3-minute animated film.