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Google Glass Gets Its Own “Privacy Cover” Google Glass Gets Its Own “Privacy Cover”
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A lot of people are concerned about Google Glass. Most feel that those who use the wearable computers will be infringing on their privacy with the device’s camera. There’s a simple solution though – just put a box over it. …

Channing Tatum Wants To Be Like Jennifer Lawrence Channing Tatum Wants To Be Like Jennifer Lawrence

Channing Tatum is pretty well-known for showing off his bod in films, so it’s a little surprising that he recently admitted he packs on the pounds between projects. “I’m a fat kid on the inside,” he said. “I love food …

Mariah Carey is Also Leaving American Idol Mariah Carey is Also Leaving American Idol

Over the past month, judges seem to have been fleeing quickly from Fox karaoke competition American Idol. Singer Nicki Minaj announced recently that she will not return to the judges’ table for the 13th season of the hit network TV …

DARPA Holds Off On Making Killer Robots For A Bit To Make These Amazing Prosthetics DARPA Holds Off On Making Killer Robots For A Bit To Make These Amazing Prosthetics

DARPA is scary. The military research agency has created a number of robots that will ensure our destruction, but at least it’s now making advanced prosthetics for when the robots chop off our arms with chainsaws. DARPA updated the world …

Bloglovin’ Aims To Get Some Google Reader Users With New Apps Bloglovin’ Aims To Get Some Google Reader Users With New Apps

Bloglovin’, one of the many news reader apps that would like to get some of Google Reader’s users on board as the service dies, has launched new apps for iPad and Android. Previously, it was only available on mobile via …

Knaidel! Spelling Bee Winner Has Priceless Reaction Knaidel! Spelling Bee Winner Has Priceless Reaction

13-year-old Arvind V. Mahankali is your 2013 Scripps National Spelling Bee champion, after correctly spelling the word K-N-A-I-D-E-L in the 15th round. Mahankali, an 8th-grader at Nathaniel Hawthorne Middle School in Queens, New York, has said that his favorite word …

Kim Kardashian Spotted Wearing Flip-Flops, No Makeup Kim Kardashian Spotted Wearing Flip-Flops, No Makeup

Reality TV actress and amateur porn star Kim Kardashian is well-known for being fashion-conscious. Imagine her horror this week, then, when she was caught by the paparazzi wearing not pumps or high-heels, but a regular pair of beach flip-flops. According …

World’s First Bird May Not Be What We Previously Thought World’s First Bird May Not Be What We Previously Thought
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The world’s first bird has long been thought of as the Archaeopteryx, a feathered Jurassic-period animal that had the teeth and tail of a dinosaur. Several fossils have been found that support this theory, and even fossilized black feathers were …

Did Google Capture a Messy Breakup with Street View? Did Google Capture a Messy Breakup with Street View?

Google Street View has caught some pretty bizarre things over the years. Dead bodies? Sure. People having sex on top of their car? Yep. The Gates of Hell? Well, probably not, but maybe. Run-over donkeys? Maybe, but it’s not Google’s …

Twitter Now Lets You Keep 1,000 Lists Twitter Now Lets You Keep 1,000 Lists

Google Reader users have one month left to use the service that they’ve loved for years, and then it will vanish like so many Google products before it. Companies have been rushing to provide adequate replacements, and have them ready …

House To Hold Hearing On Worthless Cellphone Unlocking Bill Next Week House To Hold Hearing On Worthless Cellphone Unlocking Bill Next Week
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Pretty much everybody in Washington agrees with the common man – you should be able to unlock your cellphone without fear of repercussion. Where we tend to disagree is how to go about doing this. Unfortunately, the House has decided …

Bon Jovi to Perform For Free in Spain Bon Jovi to Perform For Free in Spain

The world’s economic troubles over the past few years seem to have done nothing to affect concert ticket prices, which have been rising now for decades. It’s a surprise, then, that a rock superstar this week decided to perform a …

Julius Richard Petri Gets a Bacteria-Filled Google Doodle Julius Richard Petri Gets a Bacteria-Filled Google Doodle
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You can thank Julius Richard Petri for a lot of your high school biology fun. The inventor of the Petri dish is being honored by Google today with an awesome animated doodle. Petri was a German microbiologist who is credited …

Mexico Mass Kidnapping Leads To 11 Vanishing In Broad Daylight Mexico Mass Kidnapping Leads To 11 Vanishing In Broad Daylight

In a story that sounds too crazy to be true, 11 people were kidnapped in broad daylight in Mexico City recently. The incident occurred in the Zona Rosa district of the city, which is a well established district with numerous …

Matt Hasselbeck Is Incredibly High On Andrew Luck Matt Hasselbeck Is Incredibly High On Andrew Luck

After helping the Tennessee Titans avoid complete failure the last couple of seasons, 37 year old NFL quarterback Matt Hasselbeck–he of the “We want the ball and we’re gonna score” fame–has moved on to the (still lucrative) land of backing …

Obamacare Starts Next Year, Opposed by Over Half of Americans Obamacare Starts Next Year, Opposed by Over Half of Americans
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Major segments of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act – known colloquially as “Obamacare” – are set to go into effect by January 1, 2014. Programs such as health insurance exchanges; insurer prohibitions against pre-existing medical condition discrimination and …

‘Sewage Baby’ Safely Returned to Grandparents ‘Sewage Baby’ Safely Returned to Grandparents

A Chinese baby rescued from a sewer pipe just inches thick is now healthy and in safe hands. According to a BBC News report, the baby was rescued from a pipe in a residence near Jinhua City, China on Saturday, …

Burger King Rolls Out The Hands Free Whopper Burger King Rolls Out The Hands Free Whopper

So yeah, this actually exists. At least according the Burger King-branded website, HandsFreeWhopper.com. So what would you do if you could eat a Whopper while your hands were free to pursue other activities? It should be noted that while the …

‘Toilet Water’ Coffee Used by Hong Kong Starbucks ‘Toilet Water’ Coffee Used by Hong Kong Starbucks
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An investigative report has angered Hong Kong coffee drinkers this week after it was revealed that a local Starbucks was using water from a bathroom spout to brew its coffee. According to an HK Magazine translation of an Apple Daily …

Asteroid 1998 QE2 Has Its Own Moon, Will Pass ‘Close’ to Earth Asteroid 1998 QE2 Has Its Own Moon, Will Pass ‘Close’ to Earth

While NASA promises us the latest asteroid to pass close to our planet is no threat, the fact that a moon was discovered in rotation around Asteroid 1998 QE2, does give us an idea of just how big the traveling …

Dog Pack Murder: California Man Arrested Dog Pack Murder: California Man Arrested
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A California man has been arrested after four of his pit bulls attacked a 63-year old jogger earlier this month and killed her. 29-year old Alex Jackson was taken into custody and charged with felony manslaughter after his dogs attacked …

Staged Kidnap Led To Missing Teen’s Murder Staged Kidnap Led To Missing Teen’s Murder

A staged kidnapping led to the alleged accidental death of 15-year old Nichole cable, authorities say. Cable met 20-year old Kyle Dube on Facebook and arranged to meet him near her house, never knowing that his intentions were far from …

$10,000 Found In Kansas City Hotel, Returned By Boy & Parent $10,000 Found In Kansas City Hotel, Returned By Boy & Parent
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According to the Kansas City Star, Tyler Schaefer isn’t just a ten year old kid, but a treasure hunter. He enjoys exploring, digging into nooks and crannies, searching for change in coin slots. This sense of curiosity led to what …

Did Google Street View Catch A Break Up Scene? Did Google Street View Catch A Break Up Scene?
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Ever since Google has introduced the “Street View” function to its Maps service, there have been all kinds of discoveries and finds by users all over the globe. So much so, in fact, a multitude of publications–this one included–have leveraged …