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The dude wired a 35 year old floppy drive directly to a monitor cable and made music and video. Holy shit!Nelson.

JHarris posts The world's first 1541 disk drive graphics demo.

07/10/21
by taz

Taming the beast

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I recently created a rule that sends email to the Clutter folder if it has the text "unsubscribe" in the email body. It is literally the best. I look once a week to make sure there's nothing I actually want to deal with, otherwise trash it all. Is It Over Yet?

Currently popular on Mefi: Best Practices for Outlook, time management tips for "the behemoth of O365." A guide from the product team that created Microsoft Outlook, plus Mefites share their own hacks.

06/10/21
by taz

What are your best kitchen organization hacks?

CREDITS 0. versus CREDITS 0

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Due to the nature of pinball, the ball ends up in places where it's not supposed to be. What's awesome though is that there are machines that recognize when this has happened, and reward you for it.

JHarris explains a few nifty pinball hacks.

07/01/13
by jessamyn

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