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Josh Wolford is a Writer for WebProNews. He likes beer, Japanese food, and movies that make him feel weird afterward. Mostly beer. Follow him on Twitter: @joshgwolf Instagram: @joshgwolf Google+: Joshua Wolford StumbleUpon: joshgwolf
Spotify for iOS Now Keeps Track of Concert Dates Spotify for iOS Now Keeps Track of Concert Dates

Spotify just released an update to its iOS app that makes a few fixes and additions – most notably the inclusion of concert dates on artist pages. Take a look: Spotify has also introduced a better search function which sports …

‘That 70s Show’ Is Back on Netflix ‘That 70s Show’ Is Back on Netflix
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Hello Wisconsin – That 70s Show is back on Netflix. If you’re a frequent Netflix user, you may have caught some of the drama surrounding the show the past month or so. That 70s Show was set to cycle out …

Jimmy Kimmel’s Best Kid-Trolling Prank Returns for Another Year Jimmy Kimmel’s Best Kid-Trolling Prank Returns for Another Year

A few times a year, Jimmy Kimmel asks his viewers to massively troll their loved ones, capture it all on videos, and upload it to YouTube. Every time it’s great. Earlier this year, he asked men to mess with their …

Raymond Loewy, Famous Industrial Designer, Honored with Google Doodle Raymond Loewy, Famous Industrial Designer, Honored with Google Doodle
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Today’s Google Doodle honors a man who’s responsible for dozens upon dozens of classic product designs from the early 1930s to the late 1970s. You’ve probably seen his work over an dover again but didn’t know whom to attribute. On …

Default Porn-Blocking Is Your Hilarious White House Petition of the Day Default Porn-Blocking Is Your Hilarious White House Petition of the Day
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It’s been a while since I’ve looked at We The People, the U.S. Government’s online petition site that’s, well, whatever is worse than an exercise in futility. Think of something that could be described as that, and then think of …

Amazon Says Thanks to the FAA with Kindle Sale Amazon Says Thanks to the FAA with Kindle Sale

In company-promotions-that-actually-feel-rather-joyous news, Amazon is celebrating the Federal Aviation Administration’s decision to jump into the 20th century by offering a pretty significant discount on a few Kindle devices. Last week, the FAA made the friendly skies a whole lot friendlier …

Amazon Departs from the Netflix Path, Sets Weekly Release Schedule for Original Shows Alpha House and Betas Amazon Departs from the Netflix Path, Sets Weekly Release Schedule for Original Shows Alpha House and Betas
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Amazon has just announced when and how they’re going to release episodes of two recently greenlit original comedies – Alpha House and Betas. Alpha House will premiere on November 15th and Betas a week later on November 22nd. Amazon says …

Bill Gates Takes Another Shot at Those Who Prioritize the Cause of Worldwide Internet Access Bill Gates Takes Another Shot at Those Who Prioritize the Cause of Worldwide Internet Access
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Bill Gates thinks it’s stupid to prioritize the goal of worldwide internet connectivity over malaria research. This is now the second time that he’s made the sentiment clear. Speaking in an interview with the Financial Times, the Microsoft founder said …

Instagram Ads Are Finally Here, For Real Instagram Ads Are Finally Here, For Real
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About a month ago, Instagram finally pulled the trigger and announced that the photo-centric social network was finally getting ads – er, Sponsored Posts. It shouldn’t have been a surprise to anyone. Facebook surely didn’t buy the company for close …

Just How Screwed Are You If You Find Yourself Buried Alive? Just How Screwed Are You If You Find Yourself Buried Alive?
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I don’t think there are too many people out there that find the famous coffin scene in Kill Bill, Vol. 2 to be all that believable. Entertaining? Of course. But nobody really thinks that one could punch their way out …

Eminem & Kerry Washington’s SNL Promos Are Great Eminem & Kerry Washington’s SNL Promos Are Great

Before every new episode of Saturday Night Live, NBC releases a handful of short promo videos featuring the host, cast members, and occasionally the musical guest. Saturday’s show features Kerry Washington as your host and Eminem as your musical guest …

Read an E-book a Month Early with Amazon’s New Kindle First Program Read an E-book a Month Early with Amazon’s New Kindle First Program

In its attempt to boost the brand value of the Kindle (and sweeten the Amazon Prime deal as well), Amazon has just announced a new initiative called Kindle First, which will give readers early access to a selection of e-books …

Jimmy Kimmel and the Ol’ Scented iPhone Gag [VIDEO] Jimmy Kimmel and the Ol’ Scented iPhone Gag [VIDEO]

So, scented iPhone notifications are totally a thing – as in a real thing that exists. A Japanese company has produced what they call Scentee, a product that attaches to the headphone socket of your device and emits a scent …

Amazon Turns to Original Dramas, Orders Chris Carter Pilot Amazon Turns to Original Dramas, Orders Chris Carter Pilot

For the first time, Amazon Studios is switching its focus from comedy to drama. Amazon has just announced that they’ve greenlit two new drama pilots – both involving some pretty big names. The first is called The After and it’s …

The Skies Get Friendlier As FAA Relaxes Rules on PEDs The Skies Get Friendlier As FAA Relaxes Rules on PEDs
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As expected (in fact, a bit earlier than expected), the days of airplane passengers being forced to power down all of their portable electronic devices during takeoff and landing are officially behind us. Well, maybe not immediately – but by …

LivingSocial, Unsurprisingly, Had to Apologize for Representing ‘Greed’ with Dreidels at a Halloween Party LivingSocial, Unsurprisingly, Had to Apologize for Representing ‘Greed’ with Dreidels at a Halloween Party

In you-probably-should-have-thought-that-through-a-little-more news, daily deals company LivingSocial has issued an apology for featuring dreidels in “greed”-themed room at a Halloween party. The party, which took place at LivingSocial headquarters in D.C., apparently featured seven different rooms – all decorated to …

Look Upon This Penis-Shaped Church and See That It Is Good Look Upon This Penis-Shaped Church and See That It Is Good
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In Dixon, Illinois, sits a newly-erected church that makes quite the impression when viewed from above. Redditors spotted the house of worship on Google Maps. (image) Uh… (image) Despite the fact that Apple Maps doesn’t show the phallic house of …

Steve Wozniak Met DMX in an Airport and Yes, There’s a Video, Thank God Steve Wozniak Met DMX in an Airport and Yes, There’s a Video, Thank God
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Ok, so TMZ was hanging out in an airport just waiting to catch some celebrity doing something. It’s not like this is a rare occurrence or anything, but I know – some of you probably have some pretty strong feelings …

Racist Facebook Post About ‘Ghetto’ Trick-or-Treaters Lands Teacher on Leave Racist Facebook Post About ‘Ghetto’ Trick-or-Treaters Lands Teacher on Leave
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A 51-year old Akron, Ohio orchestra instructor has been placed on paid administrative leave after posting a racist rant on Facebook about trick-or-treaters from “the ghetto.” The post, in which he is apparently upset about some kids peeing on his …

AmazonSmile Auto-Donates 0.5% of Purchases to Your Favorite Charity AmazonSmile Auto-Donates 0.5% of Purchases to Your Favorite Charity

If you like your charitable donations quick, automatic, and with the least amount of effort humanly possible – Amazon wants to help you out. Quick and effortless isn’t a bad thing – in fact, it’s just the thing that many …

Google Glass-Wearing Driver Ticketed in California Google Glass-Wearing Driver Ticketed in California
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If you’re driving around in the state of California, you might want to ditch the Google Glass. A California woman has been ticketed for wearing Google Glass while operating a motor vehicle, or more specifically “driving with a monitor visible.” …

Twitter Forces Image, Vine Previews In-Stream Twitter Forces Image, Vine Previews In-Stream
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Twitter has just announced an update for iOS, Android, and the web that’s all about putting more content in your actual tweet stream. “We want to make it easier for everyone to experience those moments on Twitter. That’s why starting …

Bullet Hits Smartphone, Saves Gas Station Clerk’s Life Bullet Hits Smartphone, Saves Gas Station Clerk’s Life
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A Winter Garden, Florida gas station clerk was shot in the abdomen on Monday morning, and today he is alive after only sustaining minor injuries. He can almost certainly give all the credit for that amazing turn to the fact …

Steve Jobs’ Old House Now a Historical Site Steve Jobs’ Old House Now a Historical Site

2066 Crist Drive, Los Altos has now been officially designated as a “historical resource.” The house (and more importantly, its garage) is better known as the place where Apple Computers was founded. Back in 1976, the home of Paul and …