The center button on the Apple EarPods lets you forward and rewind a track you are listening on an iDevice. Tap twice and hold on the second press to forward a track. Three taps and hold on the third one will rewind the song. This works on iPhone, iPod, iPad and the Mac. The longer you hold, the faster the music rewinds or forwards.
In 2005, Opera CEO, Jon Stephenson von Tetzchner, announced that he would swim across the Atlantic from Norway to the US if the version 8 of web browser received a million downloads in 4 days. The number was reached in just 2 days and Tetzchner went ahead with the challenge, though in vain. [more...]