Finds of the Week is a list of web sites I've come across lately that are interesting, fun, or useful (or all three). I hope you enjoy them. -Rhiannon
Which browser is most popular on each major operating system?
I've kept track of which browser is the most popular on Windows systems over the years, but here's some good data that rates the most popular browser on all major operating systems, including mobile devices. In related news, Google Chrome will begin blocking Flash in favor of HTML5 in the next version, due out September 2016. When you visit sites that use Flash, there will be an option to enable it, so you can still play those Flash based games. Or use another browser, maybe with a Flash block add-on. :)
How to Recover Data from A Broken iPhone or Android Phone
I hope this never happens anyone, but if does, this article might save your phone data, depending on the kind of damage - Splash, Smash or something else.
17 surprising things you didn't know you could do with Google
There are many Google search tips and tricks out there, but this article lists a few I hadn't seen. If you're following the current summer Olympics you can get the Olympic medal tally by country. Get the scores and schedules for professional sports, check for cheap airfares, food calorie counts, a timer, and more.
Download Free Mars Recruiting Posters from NASA
NASA has created 8 Mars themed posters for you to download. From the site: Be A Martian! Mars needs YOU! In the future, Mars will need all kinds of explorers, farmers, surveyors, teachers . . . but most of all YOU! Join us on the Journey to Mars as we explore with robots and send humans there one day. Download a Mars poster that speaks to you. Be an explorer!"
The posters come in both JPG (small files) and TIF (large files). You can get them individually or download them all in one zip file.They are meant be printed, but they can be used as desktop backgrounds but you'll need to do some significant re-sizing and cropping.
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