Palagpat Coding

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I made a thing: News Fixr

Thursday, November 7, 2013


Based on this xkcd comic, I made a bookmarklet. Drag the following link to your bookmarks bar, go to a normal, boring news story, and click your new bookmarklet link to make it better:

News Fixr

Sample results:

Almost every major technology company in America is coming out with some sort of wearable technology device, but a Tumblr post suggests that the public is still "mixed" on wearable tech... When looking specifically at devices such as Virtual Boy, only 20 percent of respondents had any interest.

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