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Binary clock
Like 7171, but fixed typo, uses fewer variables, and even more cryptic!

Forget remembered path locations of previously ran commands
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find OGG audio files on your *nix box and listen to them using your web browser

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Remove color codes (special characters) with sed

Create an eicar.com test virus
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Check the current price of Bitcoin in USD

List all open ports and their owning executables
Particularly useful on OS X where netstat doesn't have -p option.

Find usb device
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download a list of urls


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