When Geek Goes Artsy-Fartsy

I was idly surfing de-stressing between conf calls at work when I stumbled upon this ghost from my past. Visual Complexity was one of the lovelier finds I had back in the days of my brief fling with graduate studies.

I was drawn to Data Visualization as it was the marriage of 2 things I loved — graphic art + shameless geek-dom. Continue reading “When Geek Goes Artsy-Fartsy”

i heart.

a ‘hearts’ post THIS near to february? coming from me? the world must be coming to an end. the topic’s usually too sappy for my own taste (oh spare me the accusing looks), but this was too astonishing to just brush off. i came across a post of heart-shaped natural features found in the planet — islands, lakes, forests, you name it. awesome, right? the … Continue reading i heart.

[nerdox post] Xobni: Friendster for your Outlook

My Outlook’s on steroids. Seriously. If you’re like any other IT yuppie, then my guess is that the bulk of your time is spent writing emails, responding to emails, classifying your emails and yet later, still checking your email client if there’s anything you missed. If your work revolves around your Outlook, then this freeware will do you wonders. Or entertain you, at least. What’s … Continue reading [nerdox post] Xobni: Friendster for your Outlook

Pick-up Lines for the Java Geeks Out There

“Are you an exception? Let me catch you.” “public class YourWorld extends MyWorld” “Are you an applet? You make me feel all GUI (gooey) inside.” “You are my loop condition. I keep coming back to you.” “Buti pa ang Strings, nag-mamatch.” “Buti pa ang data type, may value.” “Buti pa ang Swing components, may Listeners.” “Are you a double? The thought of you always floats … Continue reading Pick-up Lines for the Java Geeks Out There

hey ya world (finally)

http://media.imeem.com/pl/axCpRQFlim/aus=false/ As I’m still reeling from a Chocnut-&-Flat-Tops induced sugar rush, I’m going to take advantage of this sudden urge to type to (finally!) post these imaginary entries that have been piled up in my head for the past few weeks. (whee!) —– you can’t help but love youtube. it has done for videos what google has done for, well, everything. want videos of the … Continue reading hey ya world (finally)

new bunch of politically-correct terms

Abortion – Near-Life Experience Alcoholic – Anti-Sobriety Activist Alive – metabolically abledBad Cook – microwave-compatibleBad hair day – rebellious follicle syndromeBlind – photonically non-receptiveBum – Involuntarily DomiciledCannibalism – Intra-Species Dining Clumsy – uniquely coordinatedCorpse – Permanently Static Post-Human Mass Crackpot – certified astrological consultant / past-life regression hypnotistCrime Rate – street activity indexDeaf – Visually OrientedDish Washer – utensil sanitizerDrunk – verbally dyslexicFail – achieve … Continue reading new bunch of politically-correct terms