Friday, September 14, 2012

Top 10 Fun Facts You Might Not Know About Microsoft

Founded on April 4, 1975 Microsoft has an undisputed dominance over the computer industry for over a decade. With such a vast presence, much has already been written about Microsoft’s history, products, even its former CEO Bill Gates. For those itching to know even more, we have dug up 10 snippets of info that you might not have heard before. What experimental musician created the Windows start-up sound? How do they celebrate anniversaries? Does Microsoft have a “pest” problem? Read the following to know the answers and much more...

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Citroen/Michelin PLR

This is a Citroen DS, after going through heavy modifications to be able to test tires. It is made by Michelin in 1972 and weighs more than ten metric tons. PLR comes from Poids Lourd Rapide or Fast Semi Truck. Inside this vehicle there is enough space for a mid-mounted tire-testing machine along with the crew. This is quite a freaky car (or whatever it is) which holds two small-block Chevy V-8 engines (350 cubic inches), one to power the rear six wheels and another to spin the tire testing machine mentioned above. PLR is steered by all four front wheels and can reach nearly 180 km/h. It absolutely deserves its nickname - “mille-pates”, or millipede.

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Preventing And Fixing Bad Breath (Halitosis)

Many people have bad breath without even realizing it. This can cripple your likelihood of enjoying a healthy social life, finding a significant other, and even advancement in your career. Halitosis or bad breath is mostly a result of poor hygiene and is completely treatable. It is quite easy to prevent and fix bad breath with the following guidelines. 

Monday, September 10, 2012

Top 5 World's Stinkiest Destinations

Malawi made the headlines recently when senior officials debated whether breaking wind in public should be made a criminal offence. However, Malawi is not the only destination kicking up a stink. Skyscanner‘s team of intrepid odour experts have braved the worldwide whiff to reveal the world’s top five smellications.
Here are the top five world’s stinkiest destination:

8 Strange And Dangerous Patents

Written by Eric Pittman

Here are few strange and dangerous patents from years ago when man’s brain was still evolving. When you have a look at these you’ll wonder how we’ve made it as far as we have. Many of these involve taking one perfectly good item, combining it with another perfectly good item and turning them into one perfectly happy item. Have a look at these prize-winners…

Top Ten List Of All Time Best Car Racing Movies

From the high octane racing expensive and is rarely seen, different directors and producers using the same fascination and the fact that film will drool all games quickly and completely custom wheels. Check this 10 best racing films of all time, ranking in number of people who have paid and seen the movie.

Sunday, September 9, 2012

3 Bizarre Theories About Aliens

Written by Ben Dennison

There’s a lot we don’t know about the universe around us, which has given us quite a bit of room for speculation. The field of extraterrestrial theory is a pretty big one, but what follows are three of the more bizarre theories relating to alien origin/identity.

Concept Watch Specially Designed For The Visually Impaired

The Rub Feel Know, a unique concept design by Jung Hoon Lee for the visually impaired, which can tell the time in a distinctive way. Not only do the hour circle and minute circle have different shapes to be easily distinguished, but also both of the circles can maintain different temperatures, the larger concave hour circle has the temperature of 37 degrees Centigrade and smaller convex Minute circle has the temperature of 12 degrees Centigrade, so that the wearer can intuitively distinguish the exact time.

Hyundai Uses Monkeys Тo Тest Сar

Hyundai аutоmаkers dеcidеd tо test оut thе durability оf thеir newest hatchback bу setting 40 baboons lооsе оn it. Thе car miraculously еscаpеd with оnlу а fеw scratches аnd tееth mаrks.

Property Of Mafia

No wonder winning the war on drugs is an uphill task. This is simply unbelievable.

Strange Celebrity Baby Names

More and more celebrities are choosing unique baby names for their offspring!

Kyd (Kyd Miller Duchovny)
David Duchovny and Tea Leoni

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