Fun with numbers

Number hats for smiley face emoticons

Give your smiley faces a number hat! It’s great fun. 1:-) flattop or a confederate hat 2:-) 3:-) viking horns 4:-) 5:-) flattop with bangs 6:-) comb-over 7:-) parted 8:-) princess leia buns 9:-) I couldn’t think of names for 2, 4, and 9.

IDEA: A program to find available custom phone numbers

Let’s say you want your new phone number to spell something specific. For instance, I want mine to be 778-3278 which spells SPUDART. Now I would need an area code where that phone number is available through a cellular provider. There should be some online application where one can type in a phone number and …

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Today is day #732,951

Some thoughts on dates since January 1, 0001: October 1, 2007 would be day number 732,951 starting from the beginning of AD in January 1, 0001. It’s been 1,055,449,440 minutes. That’s just a tad over 1 billion minutes. (One billion minutes happened on Monday, April 28, 1902) Day #750,000 will occur on Friday, June 5, …

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Phone numbers do not have periods

Please people! Do not put periods in your phone number. I know you are trying to be cool, but phone numbers have DASHES, not dots. It’s not an IP address. I know you want to look all cool, but it’s just wrong, wrong, and wrong. What if one day I decided to use slashes instead …

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Measure your electricity with P3 International Kill-a-Watt Electricity Usage Monitor

You can now measure the number of watts particular computers or appliances use. The P3 International Kill-a-Watt Electricity Usage Monitor just plugs right into your outlet and the unit’s large LCD display counts consumption by the kilowatt-hour, the same as your local utility. You can calculate your electrical expenses by the day, week, month, or …

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Interesting days with consecutive numbers in 2007

Mark May 6, July 7, and September 8 on your calendar this year! May 6 05/06/07 08:09 03:04 05/06/07 July 7 07/07/07 07:07 September 8 09/08/07 06:05 11:10 09/08/07 You can add these events to your calendar as an iCal feed in Google Calendar or 30boxes!

Random phone number fun

Take your cell phone number. Enter it into a calculator as a set of digits as numbers, and the dashes as a minus sign. At the end of the phone number, hit the enter/equals button. Let’s take Empire carpet’s old number: 773-588-2300= -2115 Of course now it has a 1-800 number: 1-800-588-2300= -3687 A few …

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08/07/06 05:04 am

At 5:04am this morning the date was a neat countdown number 08/07/06 05:04 am