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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
De La Soul Are Giving Away Their Music for 25 Hours De La Soul Are Giving Away Their Music for 25 Hours

De La Soul are giving away all of their music–for free–for a limited time. The famed hip hip trio is looking to give fans access to many of their older albums–albums which have been missing from the world of streaming …

Same-Day Flowers by Drone? Not on the FAA’s Watch Same-Day Flowers by Drone? Not on the FAA’s Watch

The Federal Aviation Administration has put the kibosh on one Commerce Township-based flower delivery company’s plans to deliver bouquets by flying drone. FlowerDeliveryExpress.com CEO Wesley Berry says that the FAA recently told them to shut down their new drone delivery …

Obama Asks for No ‘House of Cards’ Spoilers Obama Asks for No ‘House of Cards’ Spoilers

Unless you plan on beginning your House of Cards binge while at work today, it’s probably best you stay off Twitter. You might want to be careful on Facebook, too–depending on how much you trust your friends. Today, and the …

Google Shoots for 10 Gigabit Fiber in Three Years Google Shoots for 10 Gigabit Fiber in Three Years

The U.S. has slow internet. It sucks. The giant iron fists of a handful of monopolistic ISPs continue to pound the weak, helpless masses. One bright spot in the dark, depressing wasteland has been Google Fiber, Google’s one gigabit high-speed …

The ‘GoldenEye’ Telescope Sustained Serious Damage in an Earthquake The ‘GoldenEye’ Telescope Sustained Serious Damage in an Earthquake

Fans of the 1995 James Bond film GoldenEye (and the subsequent N64 game) no doubt know the Arecibo Observatory as the “cradle.” The famous movie set is actually a 1,000-ft. radio telescope, the largest single-aperture telescope in world. The giant …

Ashley Madison Put Up a Rather Interesting Billboard in Little Rock Ashley Madison Put Up a Rather Interesting Billboard in Little Rock

Ashley Madison, the online dating site for married people with the slogan “life’s short, have an affair,” has put up a rather interesting billboard in Little Rock, Arkansas. I should say a rather interesting and rather appropriate billboard for Little …

Facebook Adds a Ton of New Gender Options in Support of LGBT Community Facebook Adds a Ton of New Gender Options in Support of LGBT Community

Facebook continues to give tons of support to the LGBT community, and today they are taking another step in that direction by offering users a host of new options when they select their gender. “When you come to Facebook to …

Sharknado 2 Casts Mark McGrath, Kelly Osbourne; Will Begin Production Next Week Sharknado 2 Casts Mark McGrath, Kelly Osbourne; Will Begin Production Next Week

Sharknado, or the B movie that conquered Twitter last summer, is getting a sequel–but you probably know that. We already knew that both Tara Reid and Ian Ziering had signed on for Sharknado 2: The Second One, and now we …

Let AsapSCIENCE Tackle Some Olympics-Related Scientific Queries Let AsapSCIENCE Tackle Some Olympics-Related Scientific Queries

Our favorite science illustrators AsapSCIENCE usually take a couple-week break between uploading some of the finest 2-minute animated science videos on the internet. Basically, AsapSCIENCE takes complicated topics and boils them down to their most salient points, and then presents …

Man Banned from Internet After Sending Naked Men to Neighbor’s Door with Craigslist Sex Ads Man Banned from Internet After Sending Naked Men to Neighbor’s Door with Craigslist Sex Ads
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Yeah, that’s a mouthful of a headline. I just wanted to get all of the facets of this amazing story in the headline so you wouldn’t be tempted to pass it over. I assure you, everything I said above is …

Sinkhole Swallows 8 Corvettes at National Corvette Museum Sinkhole Swallows 8 Corvettes at National Corvette Museum

According to the National Corvette Museum, a 40 ft-wide sinkhole opened up early Wednesday morning under the Skydome area of the museum. And with “heavy hearts” they are reporting that 8 corvettes fell victim. The cars affected include a 1993 …

Toyota Recalls 1.9 Million Prius Hybrids Over Software Glitch Toyota Recalls 1.9 Million Prius Hybrids Over Software Glitch
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Toyota is recalling nearly 1.9 million Prius cars to fix a software malfunction that in the worst case scenario, could cause the hybrid vehicles to lose power and shut down mid-drive. Around 700,000 of the cars are being recalled in …

Facebook’s Look Back Videos See 100M Shares Facebook’s Look Back Videos See 100M Shares

If you thought that the only reason you’ve been seeing so many of those “look back” videos in your Facebook news feed was that Facebook has been bumping their visibility or something–well, that’s not entirely accurate. Ok, it could be …

Genius Asks Kickstarter for $8 Burrito, Gets Hundreds of Dollars Genius Asks Kickstarter for $8 Burrito, Gets Hundreds of Dollars
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Good use of popular crowdfunding platform Kickstarter–or best use of popular crowdfunding platform Kickstarter? Screw getting a movie made or funding a cool new 3D printer. Kickstarter was made for supporting man’s quest to experience a Chipotle burrito in as …

Instagram Bug That Could’ve Made Private Photos Public Fixed (Operative Word Being Could’ve) Instagram Bug That Could’ve Made Private Photos Public Fixed (Operative Word Being Could’ve)

It looks like Instagram users are lucky that a vulnerability was never utilized – even though the bug was there for at least 6 months. Barcelona-based security researcher Christian Lopez has just revealed that Facebook has effectively plugged a vulnerability …

Kent State Wrestler Suspended for Anti-Gay Tweets, So Of Course Free Speech Is Once Again Under Assault Kent State Wrestler Suspended for Anti-Gay Tweets, So Of Course Free Speech Is Once Again Under Assault
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Here’s your daily reminder that freedom of speech doesn’t mean freedom from consequences. Kent State wrestler Sam Wheeler has been suspended indefinitely for making several anti-gay statements on Twitter. Like clockwork, this is bringing out the armchair constitutional lawyers who …

Tip: Clear Your Phone Browser of Porn Sites <em>Before</em> Using Said Phone in News Segment Tip: Clear Your Phone Browser of Porn Sites Before Using Said Phone in News Segment

That’s just a simple tip, guys. If you’re going to use your iPhone to film stock video for a local news segment, it might be wise to make sure your bookmarks and history list doesn’t read “Pornhub Mobile.” Or, I …

Eric Schmidt Reportedly Just Spent $22M on a House Near the Playboy Mansion Eric Schmidt Reportedly Just Spent $22M on a House Near the Playboy Mansion

As a man worth an estimated $8.3 billion, Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt could buy pretty much any house he wants. If a report from the NY Post’s Page Six is accurate, what he wants is to live within a …

Hulu Plus Adds Thousands of Classic TV Episodes Thanks to Expanded CBS Deal Hulu Plus Adds Thousands of Classic TV Episodes Thanks to Expanded CBS Deal
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An expanded licensing agreement between CBS and Hulu will nearly double the current and classic CBS TV content available on the streaming service. The deal adds 2,600 new episodes to Hulu Plus’ content library, brining the total to just over …

Facebook Page Admins Will Now See Who Posted Stuff on Behalf of the Page Facebook Page Admins Will Now See Who Posted Stuff on Behalf of the Page
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Facebook has just announced a change to Pages that will make it clear to admins which other admins posted certain content on the page’s behalf. The changes are set to go into effect on February 20th and will not be …

LinkedIn Shutters Intro and Slidecast in Order to &#8216;Concentrate on Fewer Things&#8217; LinkedIn Shutters Intro and Slidecast in Order to ‘Concentrate on Fewer Things’

Less than 4 months ago, LinkedIn launched a new email tool that looked pretty promising. They called it LinkedIn Intro, and it basically allowed users to opt-in to letting the company inject LinkedIn content (pictures, profile info, etc) into incoming …

Facebook&#8217;s Look Back Videos, If They Were At All Genuine Facebook’s Look Back Videos, If They Were At All Genuine
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Well this is pretty funny. Like most things on Facebook, those packaged “Look Back” videos that everybody has been sharing in honor of Facebook’s 10th anniversary are annoyingly ubiquitous. Sure, it might be interesting to you to see your most-liked …

Awesome Uncle Turns Kid&#8217;s First Points into SportsCenter Highlight Awesome Uncle Turns Kid’s First Points into SportsCenter Highlight

If you really want a kid to get into sports, you have to make them excited about playing. Editing a kid’s first-ever bucket and overlaying the SportsCenter top 10 graphics is a damn fine way to start. Via reddit, one …

Bonnaroo 2014 Will Stream Live on Xbox Bonnaroo 2014 Will Stream Live on Xbox

Through a partnership between Microsoft and Superfly Presents, this year’s upcoming Bonnaroo music festival will be streaming, live, on your Xbox Ones and Xbox 360s. According to Microsoft, Bonnaroo on Xbox is going to be an interactive experience. This new …