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Simple Strategy game

Came across a great time waster today, FkConflict. Its a simple, java based strategy game between the user and 2 computer players. You start out by divinding the world amongst the three players and take turns attacking each others territory and moving armies around till one person has control over the whole world! click here to try it out for your self.

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Baby Names Explorer

Came across this link via lifehacker. The NSW government has created the Baby Names Explorer. It uses the NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages to chart the top baby names over the past 100 years. Its pretty cool, unfortunately, ‘Kunaal’ has never seemed to be a popular name in NSW, I wonder why? 😉

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Top 25 Free iPhone Web Apps

iPhone Toolbox had an interesting write up on the Top 25 free iPhone web apps. There are some amazing apps in there, however my favourites would have to be 1. Remember the milk 2. Google docs mobile 3. Zinio Mobile News Stand Unfortunately, using the iTouch does not quite give you the same experience (no connectivity without a wireless connection remember) I am surprised however, that Google Reader did not make the list. Its iPhone interface is one of the…

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Google Command Line

Came across this link a few days ago (via a colleague at work). Goosh.org, bills itself as the “unofficial google shell”, and happens to be just that. It provides access to Google search results via a command line interface. Go to the site and type help, to view a list of the commands you can run. It has all the favourites including image, wiki, blog, news searches.

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