Ubuntu 7.10 makes its way into desktops, our hearts

Ubuntu 7.10 makes its way into desktops, our hearts

www.engadget.com — Ubuntu 7.10 is out today. Codenamed "Gutsy Gibbon" -- in that alliterative fashion that never gets old (yet) -- 7.10 includes the brand new GNOME 2.20 desktop, Compiz Fusion for gee whiz 3D interface effects, desktop search (pictured), fast user switching, Firefox plugin support, much improved monitor support and confiMore... (Linux/Unix)

Comments Added 2007-10-18 21:00:10 arewhyfour
Tetris Apartments [PICS]

Tetris Apartments [PICS]

freshome.com — A look at apartments in Ljubljana that are inspired by the game Tetris! These pics make me feel like I'm in the middle of a giant game...More... (Design)

Comments Added 2007-10-18 14:20:12 skored
[PIC] Funniest police pursuit ever

[PIC] Funniest police pursuit ever

301.es — Worst cops ever. It's like a kind of dance or somethingMore... (Offbeat News)

Comments Added 2007-10-18 11:40:11 mrrain
Actress Elizabeth Banks: Enough Said (NSFW Pics)

Actress Elizabeth Banks: Enough Said (NSFW Pics)

men.style.com — As a crazed nympho in "The 40-Year-Old Virgin," Elizabeth Banks loved spigots. In real life, she loves fantasy football and wearing a see-through white tank top with black bikini panties. REALLY.More... (Movies)

Comments Added 2007-10-18 09:40:06 wealer
Brazilian Samba Carnival in Tokyo Japan? [Video & Pictures]

Brazilian Samba Carnival in Tokyo Japan? [Video & Pictures]

japundit.com — Every year, the traditional district of Tokyo known as Asakusa gets treated to the very nontraditional sight of samba girls dancing down the street in front of Senso-ji, one of Tokyo’s most dignified Buddhist temples.More... (Offbeat News)

Comments Added 2007-10-18 09:40:09 eagle123
Large Microsoft/ Anti-Linux FUD Advertisment on Linux.com? [PIC]

Large Microsoft/ Anti-Linux FUD Advertisment on Linux.com? [PIC]

spinchange.googlepages.com — I was reading this article on linux.com (found on Digg) when I noticed this large anti-linux, Microsoft FUD advertisement on the right. I realize ad serving is an automated process, but what's the deal placements that totally undermine a site's premise? Shouldn't certain vendors/placements be screened out??More... (Linux/Unix)

Comments Added 2007-10-18 09:50:11 spinchange
10 Hacks NOT to inflict on your Bike [PICS]

10 Hacks NOT to inflict on your Bike [PICS]

www.wired.com — Welcome to the world of bike modding, where bicyclists get creative and turn their two-wheelers into rolling works of art.More... (Offbeat News)

Comments Added 2007-10-18 03:16:14 2courtneysmile
Man Completes 28-Year Construction of Amazing Steel House [PICS and VIDEO]

Man Completes 28-Year Construction of Amazing Steel House [PICS and VIDEO]

www.robertbruno.com — It's like ... what Mad Max and The Jetsons would build if they got together and went insane. This is clearly a labor of love.More... (Design)

Comments Added 2007-10-18 01:00:05 suxmonkey
Lego Stephen Hawking [PIC]

Lego Stephen Hawking [PIC]

www.macgoogle.com — So wrong but so funny.More... (Offbeat News)

Comments Added 2007-10-18 00:20:03 suxmonkey
Tornado Lightning Rainbow [pic]

Tornado Lightning Rainbow [pic]

www.ukimagehost.com — The coolest storm ever!More... (Offbeat News)

Comments Added 2007-10-17 16:40:04 pizzler
15 Embarrassing Movie Posters (PICS)

15 Embarrassing Movie Posters (PICS)

peet.wordpress.com — I especially like the caption "Stalin’s weird fetishism revealed!" next to the picture of the bald woman on the poster of "The Girl in the Kremlin" movie.More... (Movies)

Comments Added 2007-10-17 11:00:09 ilkeryoldas
The Making of the Open Source PICURLS.com - The Best Website for [PICS]

The Making of the Open Source PICURLS.com - The Best Website for [PICS]

www.catonmat.net — From the maker of Digpicz.com, here it is: open source and fully explained from start to finish, the making of his latest and greatest site! Let's say 'thanks' one more time to the man who brought us Digg's (unofficial) pictures section!More... (Programming)

Comments Added 2007-10-17 10:00:11 suxmonkey
French Man Builds a Cruise Ship At Home [WITH PICS]

French Man Builds a Cruise Ship At Home [WITH PICS]

www.al-cruise.com — Francois Zanella, a 58 year old former mine worker has built a cruise ship at his home in Morsbach, Moselle in North-Eastern part of France. He started building his ship on August 10-th, 1994. By that time, he had already spent more than 3,500 hours designing in excruciating detail all the components of the ship. It took him 11 long years to ...More... (Offbeat News)

Comments Added 2007-10-17 10:20:11 ottazap
Full reveal of the 2009 Nissan GT-R ahead of the Tokyo Auto Show [PICS]

Full reveal of the 2009 Nissan GT-R ahead of the Tokyo Auto Show [PICS]

jalopnik.com — We're being told the new 2009 Nissan GT-R has a 0-60 time of 3.5 seconds, which should make it a Corvette Z06 killer. Now we've got a whole slew of official pictures thanks to magazines breaking the embargoMore... (Motorsport)

Comments Added 2007-10-17 07:40:06 DetroitThing
Survival [PIC]

Survival [PIC]

www.tuxick.net — How to survive...More... (Offbeat News)

Comments Added 2007-10-17 05:40:09 MODESTYns