Archive for the ‘Distraction’ Category

Drawminos

Monday, December 29th, 2008

drawminoes virtual dominoes

If you want all the fun of knocking down dominoes, but don’t have the floorspace, Drawminoes might be just what you need. Create your own patterns or simply load a pre-existing dominoes set up, hit play and watch it go.

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See the earth in context

Friday, April 25th, 2008

If you don’t feel insignificant yet you might after watching this. fun earth
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Cloth Simulator

Tuesday, March 4th, 2008

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Cloth physics toy. Adjust the properties of the cloth, pull on it and watch it spring back, then turn on the fan and dry that virtual hanky.
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Worldometers

Sunday, March 2nd, 2008

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Dozens of statistics on all worldly matters, updating in real time.
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You break it…

Saturday, February 9th, 2008

 

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What happens when something falls off an online store’s shelf? Let this site load and find out.
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If it looks like a duck…

Saturday, February 2nd, 2008

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Photos of things that look like ducks
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Retrievr

Wednesday, January 30th, 2008

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Search by sketching. An experimental image search that retrieves images based on what you draw. Somewhat hit and miss so far but interesting nonetheless (I consider the example above to be a hit) .
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