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The Official Mooselander Blog

The Official Mooselander Blog is finally here. The site was opened on May 22nd 2012.


3 latest Earthquakes worldwide, Magnitude 5 or more from EMSC


Magnitude  mb 5.3
Date time  2016-10-01 08:04:38.2 UTC
Location  34.92 N ; 73.62 E
Depth  40 km


Magnitude  mb 5.3
Date time  2016-10-01 04:25:44.1 UTC
Location  23.57 S ; 179.99 W
Depth  531 km

mb 5.1 VANUATU

Magnitude  mb 5.1
Date time  2016-10-01 02:33:04.3 UTC
Location  13.17 S ; 167.16 E
Depth  227 km

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Five latest posts from Digital Inspiration

A Better Method for Embedding YouTube Videos on your Website

Learn how to embed YouTube videos responsively and without increasing the page load time. The embeds are light and mobile friendly and the YouTube player is loaded only when the user initiates the video playback.

How to Create Forms that allow File Uploads

Learn how to create online forms with file uploads that save files to Google Drive. The forms use Google Forms style responsive material design and the responses are saved in a Google Spreadsheet.

How to Embed a YouTube Video with Sound Muted

Learn how to embed a YouTube video that autoplay but the sound is muted. The YouTube video will automatically play when the webpage is loaded but with the volume set to 0.

How to Monitor your Website’s Uptime with Google Docs

How to use Google Sheets as a free website monitoring tool and receive instant email and SMS text alerts when your website goes down. The app runs on Google Servers and can monitor unlimited websites.

How to Set Expiration Dates for Shared Google Drive Files

Learn how to temporarily share files in Google Drive that are accessible for a limited time. You can set an auto-expiry date and the shared Google Drive links will stop working after the specified date and time. Works for both Gmail and Google Apps accounts.


Strider (Harris Hawk) web cam

Live feed from Strider's (Harris hawk) indoor, heated room from a D-LINK DCS-910 budget ip network cam.

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Five latest posts from Life Hacker

The OXO On Is The Coffee Maker You Should Buy

The slow death of the Bodum Bistro Automtic Pour-Over has left a void in the coffee maker space. The OXO On picks up the torch.


"Let Frustration Be the Catalyst for Whimsy"

When the world is bringing you down, don’t get mad. Get silly. Learn to find the fun in everything.


Why We Love Listening to Sad Music

Music affects our brains in all kinds of wonderful ways. Upbeat music is great for working out and classical music can help you focus, but even sad music has its perks. Here’s why we love listening to sorrowful songs, and why they deserve to be on your playlists.


Today's Best Deals: A Smarter Olive Oil Bottle, Electric Coffee Grinder, and More

Assorted kitchenware, the smartest olive oil dispenser, and a popular safety razor lead off Friday’s best deals.


Build a Portable Movie Theater In the Back of a Pickup Truck

The best part of camping for some people is getting out in the middle of nowhere and looking at the stars. For others, it’s just getting together with friends and having a good time. Over on Tested, Adam Savage goes for the latter and builds a portable movie theater made for camping.


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