GeoGuessr is a great time waster. ❓ Spotting the fake Facebook post is genuinely difficult.
🐴 THE BEST LOOKING WEBSITE IN THE WORLD AND CLONED HORSES
I took a week off and hit the seaside, so this is slightly longer than usual this week.
I included my favorite time wasters to help you waste time and influence..very little actually.
I found a way to destroy the great kerning of an honest font. Use carefully.
We're going to wrap it all up with a build-a-beast trained by algorithms and neural networks.
🕸️ The Cool Side of the Web
No more work today. This site dumps you in a random location from Google Maps and Street View, then you guess where you are.
Much fun. So map.
A Friend In Need Is Probably A Fake Post
It's easy to be smug when you're a jerk, but I was fooled by most of these. Some of these fake-page managers are really, really good at their job.
Joy With Every Transition
The animations are incredible, and it works really well with just the keyboard #A11y.
📊 Beautiful Data
There Are No Small Steps
This is a very cool visual representation of NASA's data on 3550 discovered exoplanets in the Milky Way.
The explosion in the last few years is incredible; it could easily be used as a terrifying "outbreak" graphic in a horror movie.
⚒️ Tools and Resources
The Hero We Need Right Now
It's great to see Pacman working again.
Bring The Noise, Bring The Simplex
Gotta be honest, I have no idea what simplex noise is. I wiki-ed and Googled, but I'm even more confused. It looks cool and I enjoyed spinning the planet around.
Luke, I Am Your Buyer
You have probably seen this one already, but Star Wars related code is an obligatory share.
Cheaters Can Prosper
It's a cheat sheet, not some shady enterprise involving bribes and lies.
🕷️ Design & Development Arena
Doodling Is Not A Crime
I clicked through to this site thinking "I like to doodle".
Turns out my idea of doodling, suns with smiley faces, is not doodling at all.
Especially useful if you're a job seeker looking for work in the best, not Sydney, city in the world.
So, yeah, I like it.
Souvenirs Of Misery
You're So Money, And Now You Know It
If there's a better way to open a resume than "Security clearance has been held with X since Y." please tell me.
Jackass For Designers
The package will install Smelvetica over Helvetica. The link should come with a surgeon general's warning. You're taking your life in your hands if you play this 'trick' on a designer.
🥇 World of WordPress
I've put them in the WordPress section, but these are pretty good if you are a tech lover. The sympathy card for developers got a genuine lol from me in the office.
Are Page Builders The Movable Types?
Or, will they stick around and thrive? There's a lot of controversy over Gutenberg, but what does it mean for web builders?
👩💻 Misc Tech
The archive images of 7 guys packing the lens into the back of truck is what I live for.
In my day, we just drugs when we wanted to cheat. These kids today have no respect for the golden era.
The Terminator Is Back
For the second week running, we get to see the development of Terminator technology. Scientists were able to reprogramme other cells to form new skin in 18 days.
Plants With Their Feet On The Walls
A short video about the tunnel farm in Korea. It's very interesting, but my personal highlight is when someone touches a plant and pulls their hand back in that classic "ewww" movement.
🙃 Backwards talking dreams - Fun stuff
You add the joints, bones, and muscles.
Sit back, kick back and watch the neural network and genetic algorithm teach your creature to do stuff.
TIL I'm a pretty lousy creator.
I'm inspired by the Star Wars slider, so...
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