Russian Army Test: “
This was pretty popular in Russian blogs lately, so we post it here.
So what you see is what to be said an entry level test leaked from Russian army. Here is the translation: ‘Six questions that help to identify any hidden psychological diseases young soldier might. If the soldier can’t see the number in one of the 6 circles on the test picture, the he likely might having:
Can’t see circle 1: High agression, proneness to conflict, the recommendation is to add more physical excercise and cold showers.
Can’t see circle 2: Possible low than average intellectual abilities, can’t serve with sophisticated equipment.
Can’t see circle 3: Possible debauchery, soldier should get increased daily ration, should get more physical activity tasks, should not be connected to food supplies, etc.
Can’t see circle 4: Possible inclination to violence, can be assigend as a leader to his unit, as he can preserve discipline.
Can’t see circle 5: Possible latent homosexuality. Can be light uncontrolled accesses of attraction to the same sex.
Can’t see circle 6: Possible schizophreanic tendency. Required additional inspection.
Every soldier should be tested before assignment, according to the order #2299.’
(Via English Russia.)
Audio Sound File Converter Software- Convert to wav, mp3, wma etc.: ”
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Audio converter for Windows or Mac OS X. Convert audio files from many different file formats to mp3, wav or wma. For example convert wav to mp3, mp3 to wav, wma to mp3 or many other formats. Just add the files you want to convert, select the output format, and then click convert.
Convert to Mp3 from multiple formats
Normalize music volume levels
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Converts a variety of audio file formats to mp3 or …”
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An implementation of the Ext2 (Linux) filesystem for Mac OS X.
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Last Update: Dec 03 2006
18 jQuery scripts and tutorials to improve your portfolio: “
For freelancing designers, the online portfolio is one the best ways to get some work. Every prospect will check it before hiring you for the job, so it must be good. JQuery can be a great tool to improve your portfolio, whether it’s for eye candy, usability or functionalities. In the following collection you will find some great jQuery scripts and tutorials that’s help you to get a better portfolio… and find more graphic design jobs!
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60 Beautiful Ubuntu Desktop Wallpapers: “
We’ve previously showcased some really nice Mac wallpapers and Windows wallpapers. This time around we want to give Ubuntu a try. This following entry is dedicated to all you Ubuntu users. We figured you could wear it proud and for starters, a nice Ubuntu wallpaper on the desktop.
Finding sets of nice looking Ubuntu wallpapers was one challenging task and here’s what we managed to collect – 60 Beautiful Ubuntu Desktop Wallpapers. Full list after jump.
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Socked glowing crystals create surprisingly un-blingy ceiling lamps: “
This is the most indulgent yet elegantly beautiful room lighting design I’ve seen in a while–it’s a series of hanging mesh sacks of varying lengths with Swarovski crystals in them. The creators are actually longtime chandelier designers Diller Scofidio + Renfro–they presented this at a Miami design show last winter. [via Yanko Design]
(Via Boing Boing Gadgets.)
PackageFactory Converts any Windows Program to Run on a U3 Drive [Downloads]: “
Windows only: If you’ve been holding your breath for a portable version of one of your favorite Windows applications, it might be time to take matters into your own hands. PackageFactory helps convert your applications.
PackageFactory is a small application that assists you in bundling applications to be used on your U3 enabled flash drive. According to the makers you can package any Windows program although the more complex the application’s dependencies the trickier the packaging. Thankfully the automated wizard does a fantastic job and you’ll rarely have to dig around in the manual features to get an application to work. For a step by step tutorial on converting an application and adding it to your U3 drive, check out the MakeUseOf article below. Otherwise you can jump right in by going to the publisher’s site and grabbing the tiny app. PackageFactory is free for personal use and is Windows only.
Neowin interviews DestroyTwitter developer Jonnie Hallman: ”
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With Twitter’s increasing popularity and growth into the mainstream media, many developers have come forward with both mobile and desktop clients that are meant to make your Twitter life just a little easier to manage. One such developer, Jonnie Hallman, and his Twitter client, DestroyTwitter, entered the game pretty late, but that hasn’t stopped the software from gaining a large following in the four months it’s been available. Neowin recently sat down with Jonnie and asked him about the piece of software that’s has him suddenly standing in a very bright spotlight.
NW: To get things started, Jonnie, why don’t you tell Neowin a little about yourself.
Jonnie: I’m 22 and located in Baltimore and was brought up in a small town in Mac…”
63 Wallpapers for Designers | Post | Outlaw Design Blog:
63 Wallpapers for Designers
Graphic designers, are you looking for some cool wallpaper for your computer? Tired of all the crappy wallpaper websites out there with nothing but pictures of Britney Spears before she got fat? Well I have spent a few hours gathering some cool wallpapers especially for designers.
Check out the stuff below for some really cool wallpapers for designers and other cool people.
Feel free to share a link to your favorite wallpapers and wallpaper sites. Add your links to the comments and share the love!
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