Monthly Archives: November 2012

Stop Changing Your Oil – Edmunds.com

Oil chemistry and engine technology have evolved tremendously in recent years, but you’d never know it from the quick-change behavior of American car owners. Driven by an outdated 3,000-mile oil change commandment, they are unnecessarily spending millions of dollars and … Continue reading

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Nudifier: Turn Any Photo Into a Hilarious Censored Nude

The old cliche trick for getting over stage fright is to imagine the audience naked. We like to imagine everyone naked. That’s what this app is for—except it censors out all the dirty bits and pieces. What does it do? … Continue reading

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This Spectacular Sea Tornado Will Shrink Your Gonads

Sea tornados off the coast of Australia are not new. But this one is particularly striking and huge. It was filmed this Sunday at Batemans Bay, in New South Wales. Sea tornados happen when a funnel cloud touches the sea … Continue reading

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Is AT&T Letting You Use FaceTime Over Cellular?

AT&T recently allowed FaceTime over cellular for iPhone users on tiered data plans but reports are coming through that AT&T iPhone users on unlimited data plans are also getting unchained from FaceTime’s Wi-Fi only shackles. Is this happening to you … Continue reading

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Microsoft Just Messed Up and Gave Out a Free Windows 8 Activation Key

If you’ve been wanting to upgrade to Windows 8 but baulk at paying then, firstly, you’re a bad person but, secondly, now your opportunity’s here. Microsoft just screwed up and handed out a free activation key for the OS. Microsoft is letting … Continue reading

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Google Dish Negotiations: Google Wants to be a Wireless Carrier | BGR

Google (GOOG) has already conquered the software side of smartphones and now the technology giant is reportedly in talks to take over the airwaves. The Wall Street Journal on Thursday reported that Google has held talks with satellite television provider … Continue reading

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How can I block incoming calls on my iPhone? | The iPhone FAQ

Many iPhone owners expect that incoming call blocking is a built-in feature of the iPhone. Unfortunately, this is not the case. Such a feature is controlled at the provider level. Furthermore, most providers fail to offer call blocking to their … Continue reading

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Curtains for cursive? Typing replaces handwriting in schools | Crave – CNET

The slow demise of cursive handwriting is not a new story, but lately the death knell has been tolling a little louder. In a recent example, the State Board of Education of Kansas is about to debate the role of … Continue reading

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An Ode to the Relationship Ruining Autocorrect

Expressing the depths of the love you feel for you partner is difficult enough as it is. It’s even harder when technology conspires against you as it does in Above Average’s latest video, Baby I Lobe You – An Autocorrected … Continue reading

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A mathematician figures out the best way to jam an extra star onto the American flag. – Slate Magazine

Three weeks ago, a Senate committee heard testimony on a bill that could bring Puerto Rico a step closer to becoming the 51st state. The Puerto Rico Democracy Act of 2010, which passed the House in late April, would grant … Continue reading

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