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Just look September 27, 2007

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Birdcage inside a fish tank.

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Hole-y Moley September 11, 2007

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In my effort to post more to my blog, I will try to post interesting sites I have found in my travels ’round the net. Here’s the first one. 7 amazing holes. For the fans of this blog, I’m sorry for not posting original content. I’ve just been soooooo busy.
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Text the Google April 18, 2007

Posted by Mike N. Cheese in cool, HowTo, Tips and Tricks.
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I have been a big fan of Google SMS for awhile now.

For those I haven’t told, Google SMS allows you to send a text message to Google and get a quick answer to a question. I usually use it to find places and phone numbers. For example, if I text “papa johns 85203” or “pizza mesa az” to 46645 (GOOGL), google will send back local results.

It’s really amazing when you try it for the first time, because the results get to you in about five seconds.

Other things you can do by texting google:

  • get flight info
  • price shop
  • driving directions
  • currency conversion
  • and lots more…

Its great when you’re on the go and saves you from trying to call of someone with the internet to look something up for you.

**UPDATE**

Now there is something even easier when searching for a business.  1-800-GOOG-411 will connect you with any business for free, or, if you want, they will send you a text message of the results of your search if you call from a cell phone.  Check it out.

Club Cards are the Worst Thing Ever January 24, 2007

Posted by Mike N. Cheese in cool, HowTo, Internet, Tips and Tricks.
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Ok, I’m feeling a little more dramatic than usual (see title), one, because I was just reading Things I Hate (warning: language, but funny), and second, because I just found a way to eliminate (almost) all my “club cards”.

Club cards are the worst.  First of all, you have to sign up for them, which they always want you to do at the most inconvenient time, like when your kids are being nightmares.  But, of course, I cant just let that three dollar savings go down the drain…

You also have to carry more and more cards around.  So, unless you want a mom keychain or a Costanza wallet, you then have to limit the stores you shop.  Maybe thats the point?

I’ve just ended up giving my phone number when I can, but that’s a pain too.

The fix is called “Just One Club Card”. You input all of the barcode numbers for your club cards (Fry’s, Best Buy, Staples, etc.), and it spits them all out onto one convenient card. Awesome.

Meat Cake November 2, 2006

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This is very creative. Read on in the link to find the ingredients (hint: you are not looking at frosting.)  Just makes my mouth water–how about you?

Sure, it’s cute as a baby… January 23, 2006

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I saw this post on Craigslist for a free baby giraffe that this person claims they found in their back yard in Chandler. She seems sincere—is it possible? I’ve already emailed asking for a picture.

Shiny Mud Ball January 23, 2006

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This looks so cool.  The website gives you instructions on how to make one, with just dirt and water.  I have to try it sometime.  Let me know if any of you do.

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