What is the Flying Spaghetti Monster?

February 14th, 2013

If you’ve ever read or heard a debate about religion, you might have heard someone bring up the Flying Spaghetti Monster. The abbreviation FSM is used often but what is the flying spaghetti monster, what are its origins and goal?

The flying spaghetti monster originated when a student from the Oregon State University, Bobby Henderson sent an open letter to the Kansas State Board of Education in an attempt to stop the board from applying Intelligent Design theories in school. Which basically meant teaching students that creationism is a viable alternative for science. Henderson stated much like creationism, the theory of the FSM was one of the designer creating the world. Bobby said “I think we can all look forward to the time when these three theories are given equal time in our science classrooms across the country, and eventually the world; one third time for Intelligent Design, one third [...] Continue Reading…

VLC Media the Top Video Player?

February 13th, 2013

Video players are one of the most common software in the world of computers but there are so many of them and very few which are actually decent and reliable. VLC is been considered for sometime the best player out there. Is that claim true or just hyperbole? Let’s find out.

VLC originally started as a school project by students at Ecole Centrale Paris in France. The project started out pretty barebones but the students approach to create an open environment for fast customizations and add ons by anyone in the net, made the program expand rapidly. When the program started gaining momentum and gaining support, the creators decided to make it a freeware. Since 1996, the program has achieved a billion downloads as of the last download check in 2011. The interface of VLC is very modular and standard; it has the top bars and the bottom video modifications [...] Continue Reading…

Is Google Chrome the Best Browser?

February 11th, 2013


In the early days of the internet, they were few of these things called web browsers and there wasn’t much of a choice as of which one to get. Now though these days the choices have augmented largely and the choice isn’t as simple as choosing the least suspicious one.  Each browser has features unique to it so choosing might be up to you and your preferences. Here are a few features about chrome.

Google Chrome

Chrome is a web browser created by Google in their recent expansion from search engine to multimedia conglomerate. The browser’s aim was simple to be a faster, more secure and integrate the various properties of Google into one simple portal. Chrome’s aims were admirable like all good browsers but did Google achieve that? The speed factor is definitely there, thanks to a new Javascript engine, Google’s Chrome ranks as the fastest web browser as of [...] Continue Reading…