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Longest Female Legs Help Woman Coach Basketball

The woman with the world’s longest pair of female legs lives in Virginia and now coaches a girl’s high school basketball team. According to the Guinness Book of Worlds, Russian-born Svetlana Pankratova has the longest female legs in the world, …

Game of Thrones Gets a High School Makeover

Not unlike the world created by George R.R. Martin in his series of books now being turned into the HBO series Game of Thrones, high school is a rough place full of evil people trying to get ahead at the …

Samsung Chromebook Gets HTML5 Netflix Streaming Samsung Chromebook Gets HTML5 Netflix Streaming
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For the longest time, Chromebooks were denied the simple pleasure of streaming content from Netflix. This is because Netflix’ streaming service is powered by Microsoft’s Silverlight software, which is not available on Chrome OS. To get around this, Google worked …

Ellen Degeneres Show Renewed by NBC
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NBC and Warner Bros. today announced that The Ellen DeGeneres Show has been renewed through the 2016-2017 season. According to Warner Bros., the daytime talk show, hosted by Ellen DeGeneres, tied Dr. Phil for the highest-rated syndicated talk show among …

Woman Tried to Sell Her Kids on Facebook for $4,000, Say Police Woman Tried to Sell Her Kids on Facebook for $4,000, Say Police
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You can post tons of pictures of your kids on Facebook. Sure, it’s annoying and it may get you unfriended, but it’s your right. You can create an account for your kid, if you want. Sure, it’s technically against Facebook’s …

Defense Distributed Plans To Launch A Censorship-Free Thingiverse Rival Defense Distributed Plans To Launch A Censorship-Free Thingiverse Rival

Defense Distributed is best known as the team behind the 3D printed gun parts that have inspired controversy around the country. Now the team is ready to offer something to the entire 3D printing community – not just those interested …

Gmail on the Mobile Web Gets an iOS-Inspired Update Gmail on the Mobile Web Gets an iOS-Inspired Update

Apparently, people likes the Gmail for iOS UI revamp os much that Google wanted to expand the new look to its mobile web app. “Since launching the rebooted Gmail app for iPhone and iPad in December, we’ve heard from many …

Ex-NBA Player Banned After Choking Incident

Renaldo Balkman, a former player for the NBA‘s New York Knicks and Denver Nuggets, has been banned from the Philippine Basketball Association following an on-court incident. According to a Reuters report, Balkman placed his hands around his teammate Arwind Santos’ …

Police: Man Demands Sex from Minor, Posts Nudes on Facebook When She Refuses

There’s a lot of stupid going on in this story, so we’ll just start from the top. A Dakota County, Minnesota man has been charged with solicitation of a minor and solicitation of a child via electronic communication after he …

Bing Desktop Updated With More Customization Options Bing Desktop Updated With More Customization Options

If you are a regular Bing user, chances are you use the Bing Desktop. At first, the application only brought a simplified version of the Bing search bar to desktops. After an update late last year that added a number …

Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera Launch a New YouTube Channel

At the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas this weekend, Sarah Silverman, Michael Cera, and a host of other comedians officially launched a new YouTube channel named “Jash.” The channel will feature comedy videos. In addition to Silverman and …

Netflix Launches New ISP Speed Index Site Netflix Launches New ISP Speed Index Site
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Today, Netflix unveiled their new ISP Speed Index website, which lets users browse the average performance of multiple ISPs across many of the countries in which Netflix in available. You can compare the ISP performance lists at ispspeedindex.netflix.com. As of …

SimCity Debacle Gets The NMA Treatment

In case you haven’t heard, EA launched the latest entry in its venerated SimCity franchise last week. The story would have ended there if it was a success. Instead, the game’s always-online DRM ensured the launch was plagued by anything …

Visine Poisoning Lands California Man in Jail

ABC News is reporting that a California man is now in jail after attempting to poison his girlfriend with Visine eye drops. The man allegedly put eye drops into the woman’s drink in order to make her sick. According to …

VPN Interest Spikes After “Six Strikes” Goes Live VPN Interest Spikes After “Six Strikes” Goes Live
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It was pretty much a given that the Copyright Alert System, better known as “Six Strikes,” would increase the use of VPNs or proxies in the U.S. Still, it’s nice to confirm our assumptions, and a report released today does …

Colin Powell’s Facebook Page Hacked, Disses Bush

Former Secretary of State General Colin Powell is the latest public figure to lose control of their social media account. Earlier this morning, Powell’s Facebook page was commandeered by an unknown hacker, who began to fill the page with anti-George …

Dead Pigs in River Float into Shanghai

The New York Times is reporting that more than 2,800 dead pigs have been found floating into Shanghai in the Huangpu River, which flows through the city. The incident has raised concerns about contamination of Shanghai tap water. The carcasses …

Microsoft Gives Students Three Free Months Of Office 365 Microsoft Gives Students Three Free Months Of Office 365

Microsoft really wants students to use Office 365, it’s “new” subscription cloud-based suite of Office software. To do that, Microsoft is enlisting the help of someone lazy college students can really relate to. Alongside its new ad campaign, Microsoft is …

Bieber Cancels Concert in Portugal
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This week has been a tough one for fans of live pop music. First, singer Rihanna this weekend cancelled her show in Boston due to laryngitis. Now, it appears that Justin Bieber has cancelled a concert that was scheduled to …

Hate Daylight Saving Time? Here’s a Petition for You
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If you woke up this morning in a haze and needed an extra cup or four of coffee to get going, you can probably blame Daylight Saving Time. Or your hangover. But probably DST. On Sunday morning at 2:00am our …

BlackBerry Z10 Hits AT&T March 22, Costs $199 BlackBerry Z10 Hits AT&T March 22, Costs $199

After rumors pointing to a March 22 release date, AT&T has finally come forward to confirm the U.S. launch of the BlackBerry Z10. AT&T announced today that the BlackBerry Z10 will indeed be available on March 22. The device will …

Apple’s @iBookStore Account Retweets Salty Tweet Apple’s @iBookStore Account Retweets Salty Tweet

In what is most likely a case of the ol’ personal vs. business Twitter account login switcheroo, Apple’s official iBookstore Twitter account retweeted and then quickly removed a tweet containing an obscene phrase. Early Monday morning, the official @iBookstore account …

Rihanna Cancels Concert Due to Laryngitis

TMZ reported this weekend that pop star Rihanna cancelled her scheduled Sunday night concert in Boston. The singer blamed the cancellation on Laryngitis. Live nation stated that the no-show is doctor’s orders for Rihanna, and that the Boston show will …

Not Many Developers Are Working On Wii U Games

The Wii U has a few obstacles it needs to overcome, but the biggest is definitely its lack of software. A recent poll of developers shows that the Wii U’s software drought may not be ending anytime soon. A new …