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“A heisenbug (named after the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle) is a computer bug that disappears or alters its characteristics when an attempt is made to study it.”

Do you Stumble?

StumbleUpon is a social Link sharing site. If you are an information seeker like me, but are tired of searching google for finding interesting site, then worry no more, StumbleUpon will help you discover and share great websites. The coolest thing about StumbleUpon is that, with just a click of a button you will be taken to an interesting site from the list of categories that you choose. And trust me its quite addictive.

The StumbleUpon toolbar is a must to have in your browser. If you dont have it, you are missing some fun of internet.

Apart from using StumbleUpon for surfing, you can also use to meet like minded people.

StumbleUpon is also cool, if you want to surf through the numerous videos that have started flooding on the website due to the popular emergence of social video sharing sites like youtube and googlevideo.

Other popular choices include to surf random news, pictures, blogs, wiki etc. You can also write reviews of these pages/sites which other users can read.

Currently there are above 2,000,000 users of StumbleUpon.

Read more about StumbleUpon and how it works, here.

Recently, due to high popularity of StumbleUpon, there has been a rumor that eBay is going to buy StumbleUpon for $40-45 million. [Source]

It must also be mentioned that after this rumor, Google has also started a similar service like StumbleUpon. Read more about this in google’s offical blogpost.

Happy Stumbling!

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3 Responses

  1. Aditi Gupta says:

    I agree, if you are not Stumble upon you are missing the fun of internet.

  2. a says:

    does the tootlbar work with firefox ??
    didnt work for em 🙁

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