Weird News

Has a news headline ever left you scratching your head? You’re not alone. The news is full of funny, strange and, yes, somewhat sad events. So, if you’re out looking for a headline to make you laugh, forget “The Onion” and just browse your local newspaper to see some funny news articles that have the … [Read more…]

Violent Crime? Defend Yourself!

You do just about everything you can to protect your home. You have the security cameras, the alarm system and the Golden retriever that barks at anyone who walks by your gate. However, there’s one thing you’ve been procrastinating on and that’s having something to defend yourself with if somebody walks right through all that. … [Read more…]

Programmers Vs. Non-Programmers

Does this picture look familiar? If you recognized this as “NetBeans IDE”, congratulations. You are a programmer. If you’ve ever spent HOURS staring at a computer screen, finding that one typo that messes up your whole program, you know it’s not for everybody. Even you get frustrated at times, and you’re used to it. This … [Read more…]

How Do You Know When You’re A Geek?

So you hear more people calling themselves geeks lately. That kid who used to get laughed at and bullied for having more brains than brawn is suddenly becoming the go-to person for Geek Culture 101. Computer smarts are becoming more essential in the real world, which can bring out the geek in all but the … [Read more…]

Myths About Freelancers

As a freelancer, I’ve noticed that there are a lot of misconceptions about what I do. People look at me funny because I’m not exactly commuting to work and I set my own hours. My office is a desk with a laptop in a room at my house. There are many myths surrounding people who … [Read more…]