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BioLabs: Outbreak! - Today's Time Waster

Time wasting is fun, especially when things need to get done. For that purpose BioLabs: Outbreak! is perfect, because it offers the player a fairly repetitive task that is interesting enough that you can keep doing it instead of what you should actually be doing. That, coupled with a very forgiving...

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RateBeer - Which brew is for you?

Ever wish you could harness the power of the collective intelligence to help you find that perfect stout or pale ale? RateBeer may well be the link to help you find that ultimate brew. Touting itself the most accurate and most-visited source of beer information, Rate Beer has an impressive index of...

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MotherLoad - Today's Time Waster

Today's time waster is MotherLoad - the time waster that lets you excavate your time away. You are an operator of a digging vehicle on Mars, being one of the brave few that dares dig in this hostile environment. The game's objective is simple: dig your way to riches and upgrade your digging vessel...

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Blobular - Today's Time Waster

On some days, the urge to waste time is just a little stronger than others. If it happens to be one of those days for you today, you are in luck, because Blobular will not only help you waste your time, but also make you slightly nauseous. The game starts innocently enough: Blobular, a blob out and...

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Googleholic for May 20, 2008

Welcome to Googleholic, your bi-weekly fix of everything Google! In this edition: Google gets a new office in Taipei Third party advertising tags on Google Google China mourns to commemorate earthquake victims FeedFlare now available for Blogger comments ...

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Googleholic for May 13, 2008

Welcome to Googleholic, your bi-weekly fix of everything Google! In this edition: Search for real estate on Google Maps Faces getting blurred in Street View Gmail gets slight loading speed boost Wikipedia comes to Google Maps ...

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Googleholic for May 7, 2008

Welcome to Googleholic, your bi-weekly fix of everything Google! In this edition: Google Maps gets a minor makeover Increased photo storage on Orkut Multi-size embedding and select for Google Presentations Google supports Unicode 5.1 ...

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The Beard - Today's Time Waster

The Beard is a unique time waster in that it is actually possible to be beaten in a relatively short amount of time yet still be totally enjoyable. So instead of spending your entire day wasting time, just get the instant gratification of sweet victory and move on. The premise is this: you are a...

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Comboll - Today's Time Waster

There are days that call for time wasters of a nature that have virtually no learning curve, are simple, and mindless the way Snake is. Comboll is all of those things, but also adds to that the element of very intuitive, nice bouncy physics that are good the way gummy bears are. The goal of the game...

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Happy Belated Birthday - Spam turns 30

30 fateful years have passed since what is believed to be the first piece of spam has defiled the inboxes of unwitting victims. Since then things have gotten much worse, with Internet scams at an all time high and spam comprising up to 90% of all email. Gary Thuerk, the only soul that can lay claim...

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