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Monday: July 11, 2011

The science behind why we tend to screw up when the pressure is on.The science behind why we tend to screw up when the pressure is on.

Article goes into some detail regarding just what our brain does under certain times when stress levels may be heightened. Continue reading over the full article over at New Scientist if you want more information about stuff like cognitive horsepower and spatial problem solving. You know, for science.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Science @ 9:53 AM | Tags (8) | psychologist | newscientist | heat | pressure | science | screwup | brain | cognitive |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: April 12, 2010

Conan O'Brien headed over to TBS for brand new late-night talk show.Conan O'Brien headed over to TBS for brand new late-night talk show.

Said O'Brien: 'In three months I've gone from network television to Twitter to performing live in theaters, and now I'm headed to basic cable. My plan is working perfectly.' O'Brien will host his hour-long, yet-to-be-titled show Mondays through Thursdays at 11 p.m. (ET/PT).

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interesting @ 2:58 PM | Tags (9) | conanobrien | latenight | talkshow | television | tbs | cable | twitter | theaters | network |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 13 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: April 6, 2010

A collection of three handy SQL Server cheat sheets just for you.A collection of three handy SQL Server cheat sheets just for you.

Do you have the the honor, no privilege, of working with SQL Server implementations for the better part of your work day? If you answered yes, then this post should come very handy. Print em up, tape to wall, continue on with your query, execute and enjoy.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Programming @ 6:45 AM | Tags (9) | cheat | database | execute | programming | query | scripting | server | sheets | sql |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 15 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: March 24, 2010

A list of bathroom tech advancements that you may not have previously known about.A list of bathroom tech advancements that you may not have previously known about.

MSNBC uncovers sixteen new tidbits of technology and gadgets spe cifically for your beloved throne room (aka the bathroom).  Some are interesting while some are just plain wacky - unless heated toilet seats are of particular interest to you.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 4:21 PM | Tags (10) | bathroom | gadgets | msnbc | ridiculous | silly | strange | techie | heated | toilet | seat |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 38 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: January 8, 2010

Will 3D television technology save the industry?Will 3D television technology save the industry?

Many however believe 2010 really is the breakthrough year for the technology, helped in large party by the growing number of 3D movies at the theatre and the success of James Cameron's sci-fi epic Avatar.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Technology @ 6:37 AM | Tags (8) | 3d | televisions | tv | technology | avatar | movies | theatre | bbc |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 21 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: November 3, 2009

Fifteen awesome ultramodern fireplaces for you to gawk at.Fifteen awesome ultramodern fireplaces for you to gawk at.

Yes, it's quite possible to have a mini fire pit to go along with your coffee table.  And by go along with, I actually mean inside your coffee table. Who wants smores?

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Design @ 7:43 AM | Tags (7) | design | fire | fireplaces | heat | modern | stoves | ultra |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 34 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: September 4, 2009

Tron Legacy will be in theaters next December along with... The Smurfs?Tron Legacy will be in theaters next December along with... The Smurfs?

Tron Legacy will hit theaters on December 17, 2010. The movie will square off that weekend against The Green Hornet and The Smurfs. Jeff Bridges, Garrett Hedlund and Olivia Wilde star in the follow-up film.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Movies @ 8:09 AM | Tags (5) | movies | release | smurfs | theaters | tron |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 18 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: June 29, 2009

FYI, your shiny new iPhone 3GS may be prone to overheating.FYI, your shiny new iPhone 3GS may be prone to overheating.

Several tech websites have published claims by users that the handsets have overheated, allegedly resulting in burns and discolouration of the case, the Herald Sun reports.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 11:10 AM | Tags (4) | apple | fyi | iphone | overheating |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 10 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: June 23, 2009

Over forty essential front end web developer cheat sheets just for you.Over forty essential front end web developer cheat sheets just for you.

Makes for some handy nerd wallpaper for your room or office.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Programming @ 10:40 AM | Tags (6) | cheatsheets | programming | css | design | web | html |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 12 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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