Category: Fun

HTML5: Play Minesweeper Via Your Web Browser

By | March 19, 2013 | 3 Comments

HTML5: Play Minesweeper Via Your Web BrowserIncludes benchmarking capabilities too.

As you might know, we love HTML5 games and all kinds of crazy demos and in case you haven’t upgraded to Windows 8 yet, which has a spectacular Minesweeper client, here is a cross platform option for you.

What if you aren’t into games at all? Well, assuming that you are a librarian who is building a list of all known web browser tests for the future generations to come, here is another addition for you, straight from the Microsoft itself. After you run the test, it will measure how long will it take for your web browser to solve the minesweeper board, that’s as simple as it gets.
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How To Deal With People That Use Internet Explorer 6 (Picture)

By | March 5, 2013 | 6 Comments

IE hate, you can never have too much of it.
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RIP Opera (1994-2013)

By | February 19, 2013 | 39 Comments

Inside Opera’s Office? (Animation)

By | February 14, 2013 | 13 Comments

Click to view the animation

Now here is a question for those with much sharper eyes: are these Opera Software employees? If so, they do seem quite happy.

Internet Explorer Market Share vs. Homicides Rate (Picture)

By | January 29, 2013 | 5 Comments

Internet Explorer Market Share vs. Homicides Rate (Picture)Seems legit.

Now here is an interesting take on Internet Explorer market share and its effects on a murder rate in the US.

As revealed by the anonymous researchers on the Internet (you know, the kind you can always trust), the less share IE had, the happier everyone was, which makes sense in the days of Internet Explorer 6.
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Google Chrome 25 Beta Includes The Web Speech API (Video)

By | January 16, 2013 | 6 Comments

Google Chrome 25 Beta Includes The Web Speech APIProvides a glimpse into the future.

If you thought that talking to your phone and/or tablet is a bad idea, wait till you read this. As of now, the latest beta build of Google Chrome 25 includes a support for the Web Speech API, which allows developers to integrate voice controls into their web applications.

For example, assuming that voice recognition isn’t that bad, you could “write” an email to your boss without touching a finger.
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Play Dune 2 In Your Browser

By | January 1, 2013 | 2 Comments

Play Dune 2 In Your Browser

Free of charge.

Dune 2, one of the best RTS games of all time, can now be played in your web browser, thanks to the HTML5 and JavaScript god, Aleksander Guryanov.

If you had a PC in the 90s, there is a high probability that hearing someone say “Westwood Studios” will send shivers down your spine. Unfortunately, all good things come to an end. The studios were later bought out by the EA Games, a lot of people left to join Petroglyph Games, Command & Conquer franchise was turned into a joke and your childhood memories were pushed down the drain.

Thanks, EA.

Firefox To The Rescue (Pic)

By | November 6, 2012 | 6 Comments

Firefox To Rescue

You just missed 858 singles in your area.

[Via: Reddit]

A Wild, Wild Night (Pic)

By | October 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

A Wild, Wild Night (Pic)

[Via: Reddit]

Unofficial Internet Explorer 9 Ad

By | October 6, 2012 | 6 Comments

The title is pretty much self explanatory, a parody of the well known ad.