1. Underwire reps Wired.com’s culture beat.
With the latest in music, video, tech and all things awesome, it’s taking the pulse of pop culture.

    Underwire reps Wired.com’s culture beat.

    With the latest in music, video, tech and all things awesome, it’s taking the pulse of pop culture.

  2. We can’t believe we almost forgot about this one.

    Flud was doing some, well, development today, and rediscovered an old favorite. We’re in the business of making content look nice and helping you “navigate the flood of information on the web,” so naturally we’re a fan of this bookmarklet.

    Install it in your browser and the spacebar will destroy text, pictures and more, and arrow buttons help you select your target.

    Bam! Gone are the loud colorful ads, the Oxford commas and headlines in too-large type. Even CNN’s homepage is digestible once you blast away all the parts that don’t matter to you. 

    If you don’t like Facebook’s Timeline, it works there too!

    Or if you’re feeling a bit more serene, try out RainyMood.com for some relaxing background noise at work.