Quick & Easy Twitter Polls with PopTip

If you’re a Twitter user, you may find yourself in a position where you want to ask your followers a question. The asking part is easy – just tweet it – but keeping track of and quantifying those answers can be tricky, especially if more than a few people follow you.

Giant Functional NES Controller. Made Out of Legos

Baron von Brunk, the same crazy sonofabitch that gave you the amazing Nintendo Game Boy Transformer made out of Legos, now brings to the universe a gigantic functional NES controller. Made out of Legos. Of course.

Nintendo Game Boy Transformer Made Out of Legos

This is a Nintendo Game Boy with Tetris. That transforms into a fighting robot. MADE OUT OF LEGOS. The *batteries* made out of Legos become the laser blasters on the robot. The Lego Tetris cartridge transforms too. Are you fucking kidding me?

Tools to Visualize Time Wasted in Meetings

If your company is anything like mine, you probably spend too much time in meetings. And you may even have meetings about how to be more efficient in meetings, and more meetings to emphasize how we are scheduling too many meetings.

Director of Shoes

Some time last year, a vendor called my company’s main number and asked to be transferred to the Director of Technology. The call was transferred to me, I answered it with my name and “how can I help you?”, as I always do.

Tumblr in Meatspace Experiment

We came up with a neat, cheap idea at the creative agency where I work that I thought I’d share. We were brainstorming about ways we can make the agency better – how we can make everyone in the company feel more involved and invested, and really leverage the wealth of experience and ideas of…

Hilarious & Awesome Tech Tumblrs & Twitters

While there are tons of good blogs on Tumblr, only a handful have the ability to have me howling with laughter as tears run down my face. These are my gift to you to get you through your Tuesday.

ShadyURL Makes Normal URLs Awesome

“Don’t just shorten your URL, make it suspicious and frightening”. This clever twist on url-shortening services could quite possibly be my new favorite thing ever.

Why Are We We're Still Doing Ads Like It's 2001?

As I’m dusting off this website and taking a harder look at content strategies and the potential for advertising revenue, I simply cannot believe that it seems like absolutely nothing has changed in traditional online advertising in 10 years.

Things and Stuff and Stuff and Things

First of all, don’t panic. Despite the fancy new design, this is still the angry, sweary Snipe.Net that you’ve come to know and love and occasionally stumble across in a Google search for “muppet bukkake”.