Category Archives: Wikipedia

Sites that I visit on a daily basis

Lately I have been looking at changing my online experience and more so consolidating more things into fewer sites which really just makes it sound like I’m talking about a loan on daytime TV! In order to look at where I spend my time online I’ve monitored my online activity over a week with Google’s […]

Floccinaucinihilipilification

Spent quite some time reading Wikipedia this weekend. As I’m sure I’ve mentioned before [and I can’t even find the post on my own blog!], Wikipedia is very addictive. Whilst I’ve edited some small things, I mainly just use it for reference. However, it’s just so easy getting lost on there. Something Root mentions on […]

Twitter anyone?

Having recently rediscovered Twitter after previously signing up and never using it I am absolutely loving it, especially as I’ve discovered a quite good Twitter extension for Firefox called Twitbin. So what is Twitter? Twitter is a free social networking and micro-blogging service that allows users to send “updates” (text-based posts, up to 140 characters […]

2nd Cousin twice removed?

English can be a difficult language. There are so many words or terms that I don’t know, even after living here for almost four years. Especially when it comes down to family relations. This image sums it all up perfectly: Gotta love Wikipedia. Cat

The ‘Six Degrees of Separation’ and how it could work

Before I start explaining this great site I came across the other day, let me just say that I absolutely love Wikipedia. I use it almost every day and can get lost on there for ages just linking from one topic to another. That’s where Omnipelagos.com comes along. The site works on the same principle […]

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