your last five safari goofle searches, plus explaination

Discussion in 'Community Discussion' started by Salasm, May 8, 2007.

  1. Salasm macrumors regular


    Feb 1, 2006
    surrounded by mods
    what were you guys searching for? this might be an interesting thread, so long everyone is nice to each other and appriciative if matscot600 does not post in this thread.

    my last 5 safari google searches:

    - esata mac (was looking for some mac-compatible esata pci cards)

    - Suzy Kolber (object of joe namaths drunken flirtation, wanted to see what she looked like)

    - Amelia Earhardt (she fascinates me)

    - pbs travel transcripts (asked to edit a narrative piece)

    - tsarina (? did i google search this?)
  2. mattscott306 macrumors 68040


    Jan 16, 2007
    I don't use safari- firefox is the way to go.

    And yet another great thread.
  3. jsw Moderator emeritus


    Mar 16, 2004
    Andover, MA
    I'll give it a bit... this one (assuming there's an explanation with each one) might actually be interesting.
  4. SkyBell macrumors 604


    Sep 7, 2006
    Texas, unfortunately.
    I only have two in there. (Just got my iBook yesterday)

    Tominated (looking for the web browser)
    coconut battery (looking for that app)
  5. 4nr- macrumors regular


    Oct 5, 2006
    Göteborg, Sweden
    If I recall correctly my last 5 firefox google searches were:

    1. The student room (wanted to see what other IB diploma candidates thought about math paper 1)
    2. Edible dirt (webcomic)
    3. NY rangers - should really get that bookmarked
    4. Ivan Basso (wanted to read more about the whole doping incident)
    5. Eurosport
  6. Osarkon macrumors 68020


    Aug 30, 2006
    1.way to make external drive show up on desktop automatically - I want my vista machine to work like my mac does..till I get my mac back anyway.

    2.XPS Viewer - because I printed a receipt to that format in Vista only to find out Vista doesn't actually have a built in XPS file viewer. Seriously...

    3. using hotlinks in mysql - was dabbling with databases and php after doing an assignment on it.

    4.table tags in php - same as above

    5. sony k750 drivers - needed to get a picture off my phone and therefore needed vista drivers for it.
  7. nickster9224 macrumors 6502a


    Nov 6, 2006
    35 Miles From Chicago, Illinois
    my most recent search was jim morrison quotes
  8. 0007776 Suspended


    Jul 11, 2006
    This thread should be interesting...

    I can't remember how to get previous searches in firefox, so I can't post mine right now.
  9. iBookG4user macrumors 604


    Jun 27, 2006
    Seattle, WA
    bluephone elite - trying to see if the beta had been opened to the public again yet. It wasn't :(.

    Best Buy employee discount - I applied for a job at Best Buy, so I thought I'd see what the employee discount was.

    Carbon Copy Cloner - I wanted to make a bootable backup of all my data.

    YouTube video downloader - I wanted to find a firefox extension that allowed me to download videos from YouTube.

    Acomdata 500GB Firewire External Hard Drive - I'm looking into buying a large external hard drive.
  10. SkyBell macrumors 604


    Sep 7, 2006
    Texas, unfortunately.
    You probably already know this from the search, but there's YouTubeX and, right?
  11. iBookG4user macrumors 604


    Jun 27, 2006
    Seattle, WA
    Yeah, I've already downloaded and installed the program that I was looking for.
  12. siurpeeman macrumors 603


    Dec 2, 2006
    the OC
    i can't recall my last five searches, and neither can my browser history. it does, however, recall my last two.

    judy rankin reilley - i was reading golf news this weekend and came across reilley rankin's name, and i wanted to know if there was any relation (there isn't).

    vancouver british columbia - for some strange reason, i kinda want to move there even though i've never been. go figure.
  13. pknz macrumors 68020


    Mar 22, 2005
    1. cartman - wanted a pic of him
    2. cartmam - spelt him wrong
    3. - had the cursor in the wrong box
    4. ******* myspace - searching for a friends MySpace
    5. urban dictionary - was too lazy to type in the w's and .com
  14. bartelby macrumors Core


    Jun 16, 2004

    You're lucky you're not matscot600, you might have annoyed salasm
    Are you related to matscot600 at all?
  15. siurpeeman macrumors 603


    Dec 2, 2006
    the OC
    you can just type "urbandictionary" in the address bar. no www or .com necessary...unless you're using internet explorer on windows. :eek:
  16. tangerineyum macrumors 6502

    Feb 16, 2005
    Ontario, CA
    last five safari searches

    1. Stroke significance-- my girlfriend is in a program called stroke force at ucla. where they teach public about stroke prevention. i was helping her put together a presentation.

    2. baki the grappler-- anime series. uhh just dorking it out.

    3. stroke statistics-- more of number one, just looking for some numbers to make a graph out of.

    4. ninja gaiden ps3-- heard a blurb about ninja gaiden sigma for ps3. wanted to know if it was a new game or just a port. its just a port.

    5. tecmo-- looking for a release date of said game.
  17. Queso macrumors G4

    Mar 4, 2006
    I don't often use Safari so I only have four. They are:-

    Logic Express 7 Librarian
    OSX Synth Librarian Software
    Imagine FM

    The top three should be self-explanatory. Imagine FM is the local radio station for Stockport.
  18. Blue Velvet Moderator emeritus

    Jul 4, 2004
    • sopranos episode guide (to settle a dispute over which episode we may have missed, it turned out to be the funfair one)

    • tube map (self-explanatory)

    • dominos uk (also self-explanatory)

    • Three Colors Trilogy (just to double-check running order; Blue seems so appropriate at the mo)

    • google news search: Quark (just to hear what they're up to)
  19. notjustjay macrumors 603


    Sep 19, 2003
    Canada, eh?
    What's a Goofle Search? ;)

    My last five are:

    pasta express - saw it in Linens 'n Things, wondered if it was any good (apparently it's not)
    cedar wood filler - err... making a deck railing, trying to fix a boo-boo
    cedar screw plugs - ditto
    ripping 2x4 table saw - need to do that for this deck railing, trying to get tips
    level plumb - again, building deck railing, was confirming my vocabulary was correct (i.e. that "plumb" meant what I thought it did.. "level" is there just to give it context)
  20. mattscott306 macrumors 68040


    Jan 16, 2007
    Never heard of 'im, but the guy must be a complete arse. :rolleyes:
  21. yellow Moderator emeritus


    Oct 21, 2003
    Portland, OR
    Is there some way to have Google spew up my history of searches automagically? :confused:
  22. Tom B. macrumors 65816

    Tom B.

    Mar 22, 2006
    Dog the Bounty Hunter - I've heard a friend talk about him and Russell Brand mentioned him on his Podcast, so i had to find out more.

    tom.b**** - i just wanted to see if my email address was on the internet anywhere, luckily, no.

    Serebii Infernape - Gotta get my Pokemans info. And, yes, i do know it's Pokemon, not Pokemans.

    Know1edge x In4mation backpack - I wanted to see if there is any chance of me buying one from either the internet, or London, but i don't think i can get one without going to Asia.

    Force quit key command - iTunes was being a bit gay and freezing, so i had to force quit, but i forgot the key command.
  23. poopyhead macrumors 6502a


    Jan 4, 2004
    in the toe-jam of greatness (Fort Worth)
    Im about to start graduate school so all of these have to do with either the school itself or the process of moving
    5. texas wesleyan
    4. university of st thomas
    3. rocio romero
    2. ikea
    1. georgia state
  24. jelloshotsrule macrumors G3


    Feb 7, 2002
    after effects expressions - was trying to figure out how to get an expression working in after effects

    vegan parents starve child - looking for this news story

    trapcode people - looking for a website about an after effects plugin to get some help with it

    pioneer dvr-110d - searching to see if my optical drive at work is double layer burning or not (it is)

    xbox 360 elite - seeing what the hype on this thing is about
  25. Foxglove9 macrumors 68000


    Jan 14, 2006
    New York City
    My last Five Google/Safari searches

    1. An address/map for a job I've been offered
    2. "Shadows Lie": A band a friend of mine likes, never heard of before
    3. "beatmania": saw it on X-play yesterday and needed to investigate it further
    4. "'Save as source' - quicktime": Was trying to figure out what 'source' meant
    5. "Jujubes" - A favorite candy of mine, was looking for an image of the box

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