If you have the latest version of Opera, you can try a new way to read this blog: Google OS Widget. Read the introduction of each post and decide if you want to read the rest. Next to description, there's a thumbnail that makes you feel better when reading the text.
The latest Google OS Widget includes a special feature: Google Ajax Search, that lets you search the web, find blog posts and videos directly from the widget.
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If you use IE, you can add a button to Google Toolbar.