Here is last week’s HNR. Due to taking all Fridays off in December, I wasn’t able to post it. Yes it is kinda long, but that is because I just kept a running list this week. Makes it a bit easier. Enjoy!
SithVixen has given her site a total overhaul. SV was, in fact, the inspiration for this week’s MM question about dressing up. Be sure to check out her Trinity costume (from the Animatrix). Nice work!
Weight Watchers Gingerbread People recipe – Looks tasty and only 1 point!
Pod25Music is a free search-able database of music CD cover art.
Jesus Inside – A Flash animation file (.fla) parody of the Intel Inside animation.
History of Q*Bert – Warren Davis gives his personal account of how he collaborated on the game that was almost called “Snots and Boogers.” You can also listen to Warren tell the tale in last month’s edition of RetroGaming Radio (November 2003).
Moby Dock – Do you like the Mac OSX taskbar/dock bar but wish it were in Windows? Then this is the app for you. I’ve not tried it yet, but it looks so cool on this “The Screen Savers” clip that I can’t wait to put it on my home PC tonight.
RSSreader is an, um, RSS reader. A free one.
Thumbnailing with NetPBM and Movable Type – If you have had trouble getting MT to work with Netpbm or ImageMagick, then this tutorial is just what you’ve been looking for!
Kriss Kross Revisited by Retro Junk. It’s totally Krossed out and wiggidy-wiggidy-wack, so don’t be claiming that it’s mental.
MP3Gain – “MP3Gain analyzes and adjusts mp3 files so that they have the same volume” from sourceforge.net.
Kim at StinkyPinky and I went out in High School. Yeah, I actually had a date, so what of it??? Anyway, she’s been blogging for some time now, and has finally found a gal she truly feels is the one. ‘Bout time you had some happiness, you go girl!
Live Christmas Carols – On your Phone! How cool would it be to pick up the phone and hear Carolers singing just for you or a loved one? What a great idea, and it only costs $5 to $7! Order by December 12th because the calls will be made this Saturday.
Rachelleb has some great photos of Central Park in the snow. Brrr. Don’t miss her photos of Macy’s “A Christmas Story” window display, wish I could see it in person.
Microsoft Technet’s TweakOmatic. Looks interesting, but I not installing it.
Flash Tip – How can I place a movie inside another movie? Because I didn’t know how.
Nokia Cell Phones as a Radar Detector – Apparently you can enter a secret code and your Nokia Cell Phone will become a radar detector. Hm. Interesting.
SoftPedia – A nice list of freeware, updated daily.