Things you didn't know you could do online

Things you didn't know you could do online

Summary: If you're bored of Facebook, why not rent a husband or watch the African plains to pass the time?

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  • Hire a husband

    To give single ones among us a hand with odd tasks or to keep nagging at bay and stay in marital bliss, Husband to Rent "was set up to offer professional assistance to clients who are busy with their careers and can't find time to do small home repairs."

    Giving them a call or using the online contact form lets you purchase help for jobs including fixing furniture, painting, cleaning, setting up satellite TV, furniture arranging and renovation. The U.K.-based 'husbands' can be hired for £40 an hour, £80 for 3 hours, £150 per day -- for eight hours -- or for larger jobs, the price is negotiable. 

    Via: Husband to rent

  • EdX: Take a free course

    edX is a massive open online course (MOCC) platform launched in 2012. Beginning with a single free course in electronics, edX has expanded its free offerings to include medical courses, physics, law, ethics and beyond. 

    Established by Harvard and MIT, the non-profit allows students to register before undertaking courses through pre-recorded lectures, forums and virtual labs. 

    Via: EdX

     

  • Make good use of your 404 page

    If you are a website owner with a bland 404 page, why not put it to good social use?

    This is the concept behind the NotFound project, which gives website masters an application that automatically publishes a picture of a missing child on every 'not found' page of a website. At the moment, the application mainly shows children missing in Belgium, Cyprus, France, Greece, Italy, Spain and the U.K., although the project will soon launch in the United States and Canada. 

    Via: notfound.org

     

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  • scam

    I say it is a scam
    majorlook.ross
  • anpther bloody gallery

    so couldn't be arsed to read it
    keithc
  • Rent a Husband

    Hey Charlie, once women figure out how to open a pickle jar, fix furniture, set up home audio/video, or fix a leaking toilet, you won't need men at all.
    bb_apptix
  • Or

    Just step away from the computer
    67cougargt
  • lol rent a husband!

    LOL that's classic rest is kinda understandably less common. But watch paint dry? o_O apparently someone found themselves in the weird dimension on the internet.
    spineshank155
  • One Sided Report?

    Is that a Klein bottle? Terrific, you can now carry EVERYTHING in your earring! (If you don't get the reference, look it up in a topology textbook.)
    jallan32
  • Pictures?

    I didn't bother to rad this because of all of the time it takes for this stuff to load. Think about that when you are writing articles! Put the text first and let us decide if there is enough information there to warrant looking at the pictures.
    DonEChandler
  • Thanks for the tip!

    Your list is an interesting find. Thanks for putting it together
    roovialk