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These Are The Colours That Words Make When Used As Hex Code

These Are The Colours That Words Make When Used As Hex Code

Hexadecimal format allows us to instruct a computer to display a colour using three or six characters. For example, #000 will produce black. But how many words can be created in Hex and what colours do they produce? One intrepid programmer has tackled this problem so that we don’t have…

How Far Back In Time Could You Travel And Still Understand English?

How Far Back In Time Could You Travel And Still Understand English?

Video: Time travelling back into the past is almost always a bad idea. Everybody is racist, everything is dirty and you’ll probably get some terrible disease and/or get stabbed with a sword that everyone is carrying but you. The world is generally dumber and worse off. And on top of…

Where Did The Word OK Come From And What Does It Actually Mean?

Where Did The Word OK Come From And What Does It Actually Mean?

We say it almost everyday. When friends text to meet at 7. OK. When your boss hands you an assignment. OK. When you need to pay the bill. OK. And so on. But where did that term come from? What did it first mean? This interesting word breakdown from Arika…