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The big business benefit of in-memory isn’t what you might think!

from Business Analytics

Geek Out and Get Fit with the Konami Code Workout

Sometimes you need to inject a bit of fun (or nerdiness) into exercise to stay challenged and motivated. Just the name of this workout, based on the famous Konami video game code, might be enough to get you moving.

It’s easy to remember too. You’ll be going up up (two pull-ups), down down (two push-ups), left right left right (lunges left and right), b (Burpee), and a (air squats).

What I particularly like about Nerd Fitness’s video instructions above is Steve’s demonstrations of easier and harder alternatives to these classic exercise movements. Check out his full post below for more tips and instructions (and for even more fun, themed workouts, these 100+ exercise posters.)

The Greatest Workout Ever Created | Nerd Fitness

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Stripped Car Transforms Into Exotic Sports Car With Magic Foam

Screen Shot 2014-04-11 at 12.58.43 pmReddit user Geeky_ shows how a scrap car can be magically transformed into an exotic sports car with expanding foam. The car, which is pretty much just a stripped metal body, gets fattened up with luxurious curves and looks like it costs a whole lot more. Granted the car these guys started fixing up wasn’t […]

from Gizmodo UK

I Feel Old

Just found the following blog post on Napster :

Doesn’t seem like that long ago and the music still sounds fresh.

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