April Fools on the Web 2014

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April Fools Pranks have their roots in small jests from the Middle Ages, but with the power of the internet you can now play an April Fool’s Day Joke on millions! There are a few repeat offenders every year that will be good to keep an eye on and I’ll try to update this post as I come across them. If you see something that isn’t listed, please leave me a comment! 1. ThinkGeek ThinkGeek is my favorite, I love their fake products and I’m not the only one! Several of the fake products they have created for April Fool’s … Continue reading

5 Tips For A Great Fiverr Experience

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Fiverr.com is a freelance website where the jobs, known as ‘Gigs’ cost just $5. It’s amazing the range of jobs that that are available, the main categories are: Gifts Graphics & Design Video & Animation Online Marketing Writing & Translation Advertising Business Programming & Tech Music & Audio Fun & Bizarre Lifestyle Other My new logo came from Fiverr, and I couldn’t have been more pleased with the experience, so I wanted to offer you 5 tips to a great Fiverr experience.  After you’ve taken a look around and found a gig that you want to purchase make sure to … Continue reading

Announcing ExerciseDesk.Net!

Exercise Desk

I’ve been looking into ways to exercise more and something that has always caught my attention are Exercise Desks, things like Bike Desks and Treadmill Desks that let you look burn calories when you would normally be sitting in a chair.  There has been a lot in the news about the health risks of too much sitting and as I dig into the subject of exercise desks I’m finding that there is a lot of research on the benefits of extra activity during the work day.  I was unable to find a good centralized information resource so I’ve decided to … Continue reading

A Look At EA’s ‘Fly With Me’

Fly With Me

I’m lucky enough to play a game that attracts other game playing programmers, WeeWar. The game was recently bought out by EA and has been put on the shelf for now. A small group of dedicated players remains, and when one of them posted that they had a new game available on the iTunes App Store called Fly With Me, I happily handed over the $0.99 and picked it up. Fly With me is a fun little side-scroller where you control a bird and have to navigate through boards, chomping on bees to keep your strength up. The controls are … Continue reading