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Monday: May 10, 2010

Some new programming jargon that you may not have previously known about.Some new programming jargon that you may not have previously known about.

This should be a fun read for all my fellow code-monkey development friends out there as you'll be able to identify with more than a handful of these all too common  issues and concepts. Yoda conditions, you may have.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Programming @ 11:08 AM | Tags (7) | coding | geeky | globalnerdy | jargon | nerdy | programming | yoda |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 30 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: March 26, 2010

Twenty geeky gadgets for growing plants indoors.Twenty geeky gadgets for growing plants indoors.

Yes, it's quite possible (with a little soldering) to see how your plants are doing by way of their personal Twitter updates. Through those updates you'll know if your beloved plants require water and/or more sunlight all through Twitter. In other news, your plants are on Twitter.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Nerdy @ 7:04 AM | Tags (8) | gadgets | geeky | green | growing | interwebs | nerdy | plants | twitter |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 43 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: March 11, 2010

CNN lists out the top ten geek anthems of all time.CNN lists out the top ten geek anthems of all time.

Slow news week eh, CNN? It's nice to see that they are tailoring articles that happen to be relevant to my specific interests. Coincidence or targeted advertising? All things considered (and to my surprise) this is actually a pretty well rounded selection of songs.  Go ahead, get your geek on.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Music @ 6:50 AM | Tags (8) | advertising | anthems | cnn. behavioral | geeky | music | nerdy | targeted | weirdal |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 65 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: March 2, 2010

Ten of the geekiest ties for your viewing pleasure.Ten of the geekiest ties for your viewing pleasure.

Fellow nerds in the workplace: I urge you to get out there and wear your geek pride proudly to work in tie-form. You make us all proud. Bonus points to anyone who rocks the eight-bit tie (a personal favorite of mine).

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Nerdy @ 6:38 AM | Tags (5) | oddee | ties | geeky | nerdy | fashion |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 37 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: February 4, 2010

The top eleven signs that a geek probably made your lunch.The top eleven signs that a geek probably made your lunch.

'11. It's served to you by a roomba.' The possibility of having lunch (or any meal) served via Roomba gets my inner geek juices flowing. Plus, if any of it spills along the way it will most likely be cleaned up on the next cleaning voyage.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Funny @ 6:37 AM | Tags (8) | geeky | nerdy | lunch | bbspot | roomba | meal | lunch | clean |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 27 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: February 1, 2010

Sixty-four things that every geek should probably know about.Sixty-four things that every geek should probably know about.

Covers a variety of geeky items and topics you can use in everyday settings. Of course, these topics are ideal for settings such as identifying a keylogger, surviving a Linux argument, and even hotwiring a car.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Nerdy @ 6:50 AM | Tags (10) | anon | geeky | goodtoknow | identify | jpeg | keyloggers | know | nerdy | things | web |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 105 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: January 8, 2010

Find out just how well you know your cable connectors with this handy quiz.Find out just how well you know your cable connectors with this handy quiz.

It seems that I've done enough under and over the desk wiring in my life to warrant the 100% grade I just received on this quiz. I am a very proud man today.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Nerdy @ 4:06 PM | Tags (6) | cable | connectors | geeky | mentalfloss | nerdy | quiz |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 49 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: January 7, 2010

One hundred quotes that every geek should probably know.One hundred quotes that every geek should probably know.

As a geek these quotes are pretty much the standard beginning set of quotes you need to memorize if you wish to actually be labeled as such.  Also, your mother was a hamster and your father smelt of elderberries.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Nerdy @ 6:53 AM | Tags (5) | wired | geeky | quotes | movies | montypython |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 76 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: December 11, 2009

Fourteen unusual Christmas ornaments for you to gawk at.Fourteen unusual Christmas ornaments for you to gawk at.

Nothing screams Christmas like having not one, but two Star Trek ornaments adorn your beloved tree. Captian Kirk, this is Spock, please step in the transporter.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Nerdy @ 6:34 AM | Tags (6) | ornaments | geeky | nerdy | christmas | kirk | spock |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 34 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: November 20, 2009

A collection of twenty geek-inspired engagement rings for you to gawk at.A collection of twenty geek-inspired engagement rings for you to gawk at.

I am shocked (shocked, I tell you) that this list is missing what is quite possibly the geekiest engagement ring of all time. Blasphemy I say - there can only be one ring to rule them all.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Nerdy @ 4:21 PM | Tags (9) | cat5 | engagement | geeky | inspired | lotr | nerdy | rings | tolkien | toyzone |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 1286 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: November 11, 2009

A collection of eighty plus geeky t-shirts you can buy online right now.A collection of eighty plus geeky t-shirts you can buy online right now.

There are some gems on here that you don't typically see on ThinkGeek.com (which is an awesome site by the way). If you're in the market for a more artsy look with an implied geekiness there is always threadless to check out as well.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Nerdy @ 7:26 AM | Tags (6) | tshirts | nerdy | geeky | thinkgeek | purchase | threadless |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 55 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: October 19, 2009

Some vanity license plates may not compute very well with transit authorities.Some vanity license plates may not compute very well with transit authorities.

Officials usually put seven X's in place of the number for cars without license plates. Roberson says the mix-up has led him to get as many as 10 tickets in a day.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Dumb @ 8:08 AM | Tags (12) | auto | cars | error | geeky | glitch | license | math | nerdy | plate | vanity | transit | default |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 46 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: September 25, 2009

Top ten unanswered questions from certain geeky movies.Top ten unanswered questions from certain geeky movies.

This light-speed jump takes a split-second, but now they have to wait minutes so they can clear the planet. Not only that, but the Death Star is capable of blowing up entire planets, not just moons, so why don’t they just blow up the entire planet of Yavin?

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Movies @ 3:31 PM | Tags (10) | deathstar | geeky | holes | movies | plot | questions | startrek | starwars | starwars | wired |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 62 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: August 26, 2009

A list of the top ten geekiest constructed languages just for you. Kapla!A list of the top ten geekiest constructed languages just for you. Kapla!

I never knew that a Klingon version of Google actually existed until this very moment.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Nerdy @ 1:38 PM | Tags (8) | geeky | klingon | languages | nerdy | startrek | wired | wired | worf |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 16 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: July 15, 2009

One hundred geeky places to take your kids this summer.One hundred geeky places to take your kids this summer.

Yes folks, there is still some time left  this summer to enjoy these fine geeky attractions.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Travel @ 1:17 PM | Tags (7) | wired | neat | geeky | nerdy | summer | places | travel |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 26 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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