Cool Geek Stuff – May 16th, 2012

Cool geek stuff for the week of May 16th, 2012
VIEW AND VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE LINKS!
http://www.tinkernut.com/tinkernerdz

Tutorial of the week:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rY6byKbAgGQ
Install the Android OS on a PC using VirtualBox

Game of the week:
http://www.realmofthemadgod.com/
Realm of the Mad God is a massively co-op 16-bit action RPG that drops you into the thick of the fight in a world overwhelmed by monsters

Cool Site of the week:
http://www.youtubedisco.de/
Mix and Remix Youtube videos and become your own internet VJ!

Tinkernut Flash Game Contest

To kick off new episodes of Tinkernut, I’m holding a Flash Game contest to see who can come up with the coolest Flash game. The winner will get a $50 itunes gift card as well as promotion in my video on October 24th. You can find the full set of rules here:

http://www.tinkernut.com/forums/topic/tinkernut-flash-game-contest

How to set up a Minecraft Server

Description:

Minecraft is a super popular games among the geek community. So in this episode, I’ll show you how to set up your own Minecraft game server.

You can download the server software here:
http://www.minecraft.net/download.jsp

If you have a mac, use the command line to launch the server software:
java -Xmx1024M -Xms1024M -jar minecraft_server.jar nogui

Here’s the contents of the server.properties file:
level-name=world
hellworld=false
spawn-monsters=true
online-mode=true
spawn-animals=true
max-players=10
server-ip=
pvp=true
level-seed=
server-port=25565
white-list=false

Tinkernut Remix Winner



Congratulations to all the participants

Winner:
marijoeres –





Thanks to all my 50,000+ subscribers! To show my appreciation, I am going to be giving away a new multi-touch iPod Nano to the person that can come up with the best Tinkernut Remix video.

Contest Page:
http://www.youtube.com/group/remixtinkernut

Special Effects Video Contest Winner

Congratulations to the winners of the Special Effects video contest. The winners, as well as links to their entries are listed below:

1st Place:
Fegrad0

To enter the special effects video contest, please visit this link: http://www.youtube.com/group/tinkernutcontest. Contest is open to all gigafide youtube subscribers.