Pictures that Lie

Media outlets manipulate images to the point of outright lying. Follow the link for some of the most egregious examples.

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A new way to test your bandwidth

The site allows you to select servers to ping from around the country on an interactive map and graphically displays connections as they travel with varying speeds along the way. It also lets you store results of tests for your computer and sort them by date, time, speed and distance.

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Do a background check on anyone in America

Phone numbers, addresses, criminal history, property history, average income for every location they’ve lived in – even reverse phone number searching. Creepy, and accurate.

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Open Source Lab Rackathon 2006

Help sponsor the OSU Open Source Lab with this new fund-raising campaign like no other. A $20 donation gets your name on an OSL server rack, right next to some of the top names in the open source world. Thanks for contributing and spreading the word!

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Comprehensive List of Ports Used by Programs

Want to find out what TCP and UDP ports certain programs use? Wikipedia has a gargantuan list of ports used by different programs.

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