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Redditor Claims Samsung Galaxy S3 Exploded Overnight, Posts Pictures Redditor Claims Samsung Galaxy S3 Exploded Overnight, Posts Pictures
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One redditor had a pretty interesting night over the weekend, as they awoke to their Samsung Galaxy S3 on fire – and they have the pictures to prove it. According to the account, the device was stock everything – battery, …

Reddit Makes This Old Man’s Day By Restoring His Old Navy Photo Reddit Makes This Old Man’s Day By Restoring His Old Navy Photo
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Reddit is good for a lot of things, mostly because it’s simply made of up a huge group of people. When a community pulls together it can be capable of some pretty incredible things, and in the reddit age, sometimes …

When Google’s ‘I’m Feeling Lucky’ Works When Google’s ‘I’m Feeling Lucky’ Works
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One of the popular videos on reddit today comes under the headline, “I went to check out Google Palestine, entered random Arabic letter and clicked ‘I’m feeling lucky’. This is the result.” One user comments, “Thank you so much op. …

Kevin Spacey Photobombs Woman in Boston

Photobombs are nothing new to the internet, but it’s rare that a celebrity participates in ‘ruining’ a tourist photo. This week, a woman became internet-famous for a short time after a friend of hers posted a picture of her standing …

George Bluth Talks Arrested Development On Reddit [No Touching!]
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Jeffrey Tambor, who plays twin brothers George and Oscar Bluth on Arrested Development participated in a reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) today, discussing the show, among other things. Arrested Development, of course, is due to return as a Netflix-exclusive series …

Dad Recreates Old Baby Photo With Grown-Up Son And A Bottle Of Beer
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One of the biggest hits on reddit today is titled “‘Before and after’ pic done right”. (image) It seems to be inspiring the community. The top comment from user euphwes says, “This is actually pretty clever. My daughter is on …

Reddit For Google Glass Is Now Ready To Assault Your Eyeball With Cat Pictures Reddit For Google Glass Is Now Ready To Assault Your Eyeball With Cat Pictures

Google Glass seems like it was built for Reddit. Google’s wearable computers are perfect for capturing the spontaneous moments in life, and then sharing those moments with the fine folks of Reddit. Members of the Google Glass Explorers program can …

Reddit’s New Privacy Policy Is Written for Clarity, Specificity Reddit’s New Privacy Policy Is Written for Clarity, Specificity

Reddit has just announced that they have completely rewritten their privacy policy “from the ground up,” to be clearer and more accessible to the average user. “For some time now, the reddit privacy policy has been a bit of legal …

When Ads For Classic Literature Make Reddit’s ‘WTF’ Section When Ads For Classic Literature Make Reddit’s ‘WTF’ Section

An old ad for Filigranes Bookstore, advertising Franz Kafka’s literary classic, The Metamorphosis, has drawn some buzz from the reddit community, appearing in the “WTF” subreddit, and ultimately drawing thousands of upvotes. Now that’s a viral ad. The ad is …

Reddit Apologizes for ‘Dangerous Speculation’ in Wake of Boston Bombings Reddit Apologizes for ‘Dangerous Speculation’ in Wake of Boston Bombings

Reddit’s General Manager Erik Martin has posted a formal and heartfelt apology on behalf of the site and its many users for the part they played in the spreading of false information in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings. …

Technology Subreddit Goes Dark In Protest Of CISPA Technology Subreddit Goes Dark In Protest Of CISPA

Last year, all of Reddit went dark in protest of SOPA. It doesn’t look like the site will be doing it again for CISPA, but one of its more popular subreddits will. The popular technology subreddit, which has almost 3 …

Reddit Surfaces Tamerlan Tsarnaev Death Photo [WARNING: VERY GRAPHIC] Reddit Surfaces Tamerlan Tsarnaev Death Photo [WARNING: VERY GRAPHIC]
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What appears to be a death photo of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev has surfaced on reddit. The extremely graphic and unsettling image comes from user nfieldflyer under the title: “Suspect #1 … in the morgue. NSFW.” It’s actually …

Boston Manhunt: Redditor On Scene Offers Details In AMA

The Boston manhunt is still going strong after one of the suspects in last week’s marathon bombing was shot and killed last night. The other suspect, who is still at large, is still in the Boston area with police sweeping …

IKEA Pillow Google Translates to ‘Cuddle Rape’
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What happens when you type the name of a certain style of pillow from IKEA into Google Translate? Well, something interesting, that’s what. Redditor 3rxx noticed that the Google translation for the IKEA pillow collection “Gosa Raps” is “Cuddle Rape.” …

Redditor Handcrafts Fallout Monopoly for Incredibly Lucky Wife
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So, reddit user XsimonbelmontX has made me extremely jealous, as he has created a undeniably awesome Monopoly-like board game based on Fallout. Did I mention it was awesome? “I spent about 8 months making this. It is a birthday gift …

Reddit Co-Founder Alexis Ohanian Calls Up Larry Page To Talk CISPA Reddit Co-Founder Alexis Ohanian Calls Up Larry Page To Talk CISPA

Pro-privacy proponents and Internet activists are obviously concerned about CISPA. The bill would allow corporations to share private user data with the government while enjoying complete legal immunity. What’s more concerning, however, is that major Internet companies that deal in …

Facebook Engineer Talks Android App, Dislike Button, and More in Reddit AMA Facebook Engineer Talks Android App, Dislike Button, and More in Reddit AMA

Reddit AMAs are fascinating in general, but when a Facebook product engineer submits to the free-form Q&A session, it’s right up our alley. Facebook product engineer Bob Baldwin, who has worked on products like Groups, Events, Photos, and more, took …

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg to Host Reddit AMA Next Week [UPDATED] Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg to Host Reddit AMA Next Week [UPDATED]

According to reddit’s AMA schedule, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg will be hosting one of reddit’s popular Q&A sessions next week. Sandberg will begin to take questions at 2:30 pm, EST on April 10th. Presumably, one of the main focuses of …

Is A ‘Just Looking’ Fee A Smart Business Decision? Is A ‘Just Looking’ Fee A Smart Business Decision?
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Brick and mortar stores face a lot of challenges in competing with the Internet. We’re living in an age where you can get just about anything you want from somewhere on the web, and even better you can easily browse …

Store Charges $5 Browsing Fee to Combat Showrooming Store Charges $5 Browsing Fee to Combat Showrooming
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In order to combat showrooming, one Brisbane, Australia store is taking to some rather extreme measures. The store is now charging people a $5 “just looking” fee in the hopes of deterring them from using the store as a physical …

Reddit’s First Original Web Series Involves Explaining Complex Topics to Five-Year-Olds Reddit’s First Original Web Series Involves Explaining Complex Topics to Five-Year-Olds
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Reddit, known for its uncanny ability to drudge up content from the depths of the internet and make it trend, is trying its hand at a little bit of original programming in the way of a new series based on …