If you're interested in gaming, then have a look at these 2 links and see if any of the games you play today, or controllers you play them with, were inspired by any of these.
If you own a wireless network, then chances are you have secured it to some degree. If so, check out this list of the top 6 dumbest ways of securing it. If your network relies on any of these security methods, then i'd think about changing how your security work, quick. http://blogs.techrepublic.com.com/Ou/?p=43
If you're building a database and need to test it with personal data, but don't want to use real people, then why not make up some fake IDs?O, if you walk on the shady side of life, i'm sure you can think of many more uses for these. However, do not attempt to order anything with the credit card numbers, or use them for anything else as that amounts to credit card fraud. http://dev.allredtech.com/fakename/
If you've got a thing for weird and wonderful things, or you're looking for a new desk, then why not consider some of these. Granted, they are all weird, but that airplane wing is very cool. I want one! http://www.techeblog.com/index.php/tech-gadget/top-10-strangest-desks-and-tables
If your interested incryptography, and don't mind a very steep learning curve, then head over to the University of Washington's website to take their crypto course online, for free. All the material they use, absolutley everything is available here. http://www.xml-dev.com/blog/index.php?action=viewtopic&id=225
If your like me, and have an awful memory, then this site could be a god-send. It offers helpful tips and tricks to teach you how to use your already great memory properly. http://www.buildyourmemory.com/
Everyone over the age of 13 has heard of Heroin, Smack, H, Horse, Dope, Junk, Scag etc. All are neams for the semi-synthetic opiate diacetylmorphine. But how does this substance come from an innocent looking poppy? in rather scary detail, the CIA's website gives you the answer. http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/heroin/flowers_to_heroin.htm
2 guys made a raft out of gatorade bottles and duct tape and rowed it accross the Charles Riverin the USA. To get as many bottles as they needed, the 2 drank over 90 US Gallons of the sutff! http://www.xanga.com/fallenkiwi/489249083/glory.html
i know it took longer than expected, but im back. My work experience was fantasitc and im going back there to do volunteer work.
Im sorry the updates here have been kind of patchy, but the patchyness will continue for the next 2 weeks at least, as today I start my Work Experience. Im working at the CAB as an Office Assistance. Im veryexcited, and if i can, thenI will post how my first day went tonight.