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Tesla Recall: CEO Elon Musk Points to Weakened Weld, Issues Proactive Partial Recall for Model S Tesla Recall: CEO Elon Musk Points to Weakened Weld, Issues Proactive Partial Recall for Model S

Tesla Motors has issued the first recall on its full-sized luxury sedan, the Model S. It’s a partial recall on Model S vehicles manufactured between May 10th and June 8th of this year. According to Tesla, “the attachment strength of …

Google May Have To Pay Fines In Europe If It Doesn’t Alter Its Privacy Policy Google May Have To Pay Fines In Europe If It Doesn’t Alter Its Privacy Policy

Early last year, Google implemented a new privacy policy, which involved consolidating the policies of many of its various products into one main one to span its various offerings, effectively making Google itself a more unified experience. The policy change, …

Watch Steve Jobs Talk About His Work Becoming Obsolete Watch Steve Jobs Talk About His Work Becoming Obsolete

Computer historians go through a lot of effort to make sure we don’t forget what came before us. That’s incredibly hard to do, however, as the computers and systems from the 80s and 90s are becoming increasingly harder to maintain. …

‘The War Z’ Renamed ‘Infestation: Survivor Stories’

Late last year, an alpha for a game called The War Z appeared on Steam. The game was incredibly similar to an ARMA II mod called DayZ, which had taken the PC community by storm in the summer of 2012. …

James Gandolfini’s Death Prompted This Questionable Facebook Post from Amazon James Gandolfini’s Death Prompted This Questionable Facebook Post from Amazon
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Good intentions gone horribly wrong? A callous attempt to generate sales from the death of an icon? Or a simple mistake by some social media guy? Whatever the case, some people aren’t very happy with Amazon right now. As you …

Sean Parker: “Psychopaths Are Hunting Me”
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Sean Parker has found himself square in the middle of a big mess–which includes death threats–and all over the creation of his dream wedding. Parker–who, as the founder of Napster and co-founder of Facebook, has seen his share of hostile …

Peachem Shooting Leaves Two Dead in Apparent Murder-Suicide

A shooting in Peacham, Vermont on Wednesday left two men dead in an apparent murder-suicide. According to the Vermont State Police, police received a report of shots fired at around 7 am on Wednesday. A 60-year-old woman, Jeannie Peabody, had …

Stratasys And MakerBot Team Up To Make 3D Printing Even More Mainstream Stratasys And MakerBot Team Up To Make 3D Printing Even More Mainstream

There were some rumors floating around earlier this month that 3D printer company MakerBot was interested in selling. Those rumors came to fruition Wednesday afternoon when Stratasys announced that it had acquired the company. Stratasys announced that it will merge …

Andrew Mason’s Motivational Album Is Coming by the End of June Andrew Mason’s Motivational Album Is Coming by the End of June

Important musical-ambitions-from-ex-tech-CEOs update: Former Groupon CEO Andrew Mason’s new album will drop by the end of this month, Mason tells the Wall Street Journal. He declined to get into any specifics, saying that he “thinks it should just speak for …

“World’s Ugliest Dog” Contest Includes Online Voting
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The title of “World’s Ugliest Dog” may not sound like one that would be hotly contested, but every year dozens of animals from all over the country descend upon the contest for a chance to win a big cash prize …

Joe Torre: Daughter Saves Falling Baby

Former Major League Baseball (MLB) all-star and longtime Yankees manager Joe Torre is well-known for his skill on the field. It’s clear now that, in addition to coaching world-class athletes, he also passed those skills on to his progeny. Torre’s …

Cool Stop Motion Video Uses 1,556 Instagram Photos

Facebook is hosting a press event today, and there’s a rumor that the company is about to take on Vine by unveiling video on Instagram. There’s evidence to back up an imminent Instagram video launch, and when you think about …

Jimmy Fallon Takes On The Surveillance State In Watch Dogs

It’s still Video Game Week on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, and the late night show host is not slowing down. After checking out the Xbox One and the PS4, he’s now demoing the major third party games coming out …

Facebook Now Lets You Post Images in Comments Facebook Now Lets You Post Images in Comments

Your Facebook comment threads are about to get a lot more interesting or a lot more annoying – depending on your opinion of image-heavy threads. Facebook is currently rolling out the ability to add an image to comments. Of course, …

Netflix: Hemlock Grove Season 2 Is Now Official (Coming in 2014) Netflix: Hemlock Grove Season 2 Is Now Official (Coming in 2014)
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After a great deal of speculation that Hemlock Grove would be renewed for a second season, Netflx has now made it official. The company announced that it will move forward on another season. This second season, however, will be shorter …

Repair Toolbox Launches New Version Of SQL Server Repair Tool Repair Toolbox Launches New Version Of SQL Server Repair Tool

Repair Toolbox has released a new version of SQL Server Repair Toolbox based on new a new data recovery engine. The solution uses multiple algorithms and multi-pass file processing “to recover as much data as possible.” Repair Toolbox senior product …

Security Expert Call Yahoo’s Email Plan ‘Moronic’ Security Expert Call Yahoo’s Email Plan ‘Moronic’
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A week ago, we reported that Yahoo was about to give away inactive email addresses. The company said it would be freeing up Yahoo IDs (and email addresses) that have been inactive for at least a year, and resetting them. …

FBI Drones in Domestic Surveillance

FBI Director Robert Mueller made headlines by admitting that the federal government has used drones to surveil residents of the United States. Mueller acknowledged that pilotless aircraft with surveillance capabilities were used in a “very minimal way” and only on …

Lourdes Flooding Kills 1, Closes Pilgrimage Sites
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Heavy rains in the southwestern French town of Lourdes have caused massive flooding, closing down a Catholic holy site and killing at least one person. According to France 24, the flooding has closed down the Sanctuary of Our Lady of …

LeBron: Headband Was Apparently Holding Him Back

LeBron James’ headband is an iconic part of his on on-court persona. He (accidentally) ditched that persona, along with the headband, during the Heat’s game against the Spurs. Turns out that headband may have been holding him back the entire …

James Gandolfini Dead At 51 Of Heart Attack James Gandolfini Dead At 51 Of Heart Attack
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James Gandolfini, best known for playing Tony Soprano on HBO’s hit series The Sopranos, has died at age 51, according to his managers and to an HBO spokesperson. Gandolfini was reportedly on vacation with his family in Rome, Italy when …

TWA Flight 800: NTSB Responds to Calls for New Investigation
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In July 1996, TWA Flight 800 exploded over the Atlantic Ocean near New York, just minutes after taking off from JFK International Airport. All 230 people on board the flight died in the crash. Now, almost 17 years later, former …

Twins Find Rubber Bands, Have The Time Of Their Lives
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Adorable twins plus rubber bands equals the best video you’ll see on the Internet today. In fact, it may just be one of the best Internet videos of the year. In the video below, you’ll find two infant twins who …

Slim Whitman Dies; Country Music Star Was 90
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Country Music legend Slim Whitman has died at the age of 90. According to First Coast News, Whitman died in Orange Park, Florida Wednesday night of heart and kidney failure. He reportedly passed away “peacefully” at Orange Park Medical Center, …