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Too Many Cooks: the imaginary, bizarro-world 1980s sitcom

"Too Many Cooks" is an 11-minute opening credit reel for an imaginary 1980s sitcom that tells a very funny, very dark, story that becomes more …

Origins of “The Derek Tape,” '90s viral phone call recording between record store clerk and hesher

Boing Boing readers of a certain pre-internet age will recall when viral jokes sometimes took the form of prank phone calls passed around on cassette …

The Apple Clickbait Generator

Why Everything is Bad for Apple<p>Turn on JavaScript.<p>Published on June 25, 2014. Updated November 16, 2014.<p>About the Apple Clickbait Generator<p>The idea …

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Your corporate internet nightmare starts now

<i>Boop boop beep boop — *snap* — boop boop.</i> You stare at the decaying paint chips on your bedroom ceiling while that stupid jingle loops again. It’s the only ringtone that comes free with your AT&T phone, and you hear it everywhere. You hear it when you wake up. You hear it when you’re walking down …

Your Guide To Unlocking The Power Of Spotlight Search In OS X

Any OS worth its salt will feature a search bar, because in this day and age, it is impractical to try and recall file locations through terabytes of …

US Airways sends lewdest brand tweet ever

There has always been the suspicion that most companies' Twitter accounts are run by boys with toys, but no sense.<p>This suspicion might be heightened after a simple interaction between a customer and an airline went awry to the infinite degree.<p>A customer called Elle Rafter wrote a very typical tweet …

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#breakingbad meta street art. If you look carefully there's a photocopy of a selfie that Bryan Cranston took in front of this then stuck it to the wall next to it.

Microsoft Creates A 20-Gigapixel “Where’s Waldo?” Of Seattle

With Gigapixel ArtZoom, you can explore a panorama of Seattle, searching for the artists, performers, and eccentrics who give the city its vibrant life.<p>On a blustery day in October last year, a team of computer vision scientists from the Microsoft Research Interactive Visual Media Group huddled …

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'Pregnant Sims Can No Longer Brawl' And Other Amazing Sims Patch Notes

If you are not yet familiar with the world of <i>Sims</i> patch notes, please allow us to make your day.<p>Over the past few years, EA's ridiculous simulation …

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It Takes Three Hours To Watch Every NES 'Start' Screen

I hope you have some time set aside and have made yourself comfortable, because if you wanna watch every single NES 'start' screen, you're gonna need …

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Watch Jonah Hill try to talk through his huge fake teeth in the new Wolf of Wall Street trailer

To commemorate their new Christmas Day release date (read: Oscar eligible!) for Martin Scorsese’s <i>The Wolf of Wall Street</i>, Paramount has released a new trailer, featuring all the wealth porn of the first trailer, now with even more Jonah Hill trying to talk around his enormous teeth.<p>Mmmph slurp …

This Emulator Runs Windows 1.01 in Your Browser.

If you’re fascinated by old school computing and how it has progressed, then this emulator that runs Windows 1 in your browser will give you plenty of joy.<p>Programs available via this demo of Windows 1.01 — which was originally released in 1985 — include Notes, Clock, Reversi, Paint and more.<p>The …

Top 10 crime movies

Peter Bradshaw on crime<p>Controversially, the cinema has always made criminals look cool. The big screen loves bad guys and, to modify Blake's description of Milton, has often been of the devil's party, while knowing it perfectly well. Yet crime and transgression are the stuff of drama and real life, …

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The Best Fried Chicken Recipes from Around the World

From Vietnam to India to Italy to Mexico—and beyond—we've got tons of recipes for fried chicken, and the appropriate side dishes<p>From Tennessee and Italy to India and Korea, we've got all the best recipes for fried chicken—and their attendant sides, of course—from nearly every corner of the globe. …

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32 helpful everyday tips

I'm not sure if these 32 tips really work, but I'm going to give them a try. Here are four:<p>Stop: Stop: Play. Skip advertisements in movies and go …

See a speed test between every iPhone model ever made

Logic and Moore's Law would seem to dictate that the newly released iPhone 5S should blow the original iPhone from seven years ago out of the water when it comes to which runs the fastest.<p>But as the video below illustrates with an eight-way speed test between all of the publicly released iPhone …

5 Infamous Tech Predictions

Today’s technology represents such a serendipitous hodgepodge that it might seem unfair to judge historical figures’ wrong-headed assumptions about the future.<p>But why not?<p>Looking back over tech history gives valuable insights into how past innovation was brought to commercial fruition.<p>Thus, to …

Cerego Hacks Your Personal Learning Style to Help You Remember Anything

Cerego today launches a tool that aims to help us actually retain what we’re learning.<p>It’s an educational product that caters to the individual …

Learning to Actually Pack (and Eat) Lunch: 3 Tips from a Recovering Lunch Buyer

The act of bringing my lunch to the office ebbs and flows to some unidentified beat: sometimes I'm great at packing my containers and bringing snacks …

An incredible collection of video game backgrounds in animated GIF form - The Fox Is Black

I’m sure a lot of people don’t think of video games as pieces of art, but I’d say they’re wrong, and this proves it. Reddit user RudeBootie has put …

Video: Dutch Artist Turns His Dead Cat Into a Flying Quadcopter

After Bart Jansen's cat Orville was killed by a car, the artist had the animal taxidermied and then, "after a period of mourning," converted the stuffed kitty into a radio-controlled quadcopter. The video is below.<p>It's not clear whether or not Orville always dreamed of being a flying cat, but let's …

Enfojer Wants You To Turn Your Instagram Snaps Into DIY B&W Prints

We’ve had an analogue film to digital smartphone scanning device on Kickstarter, so here’s pretty much the reverse: a smartphone digital photo to analogue print photo enlarger on Indiegogo.<p>Phone-owning humans’ love affair with digital photography continues charging along at full tilt — fuelled by …