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I’m still here: back online after a year without the internet

I was wrong.<p>One year ago I left the internet. I thought it was making me unproductive. I thought it lacked meaning. I thought it was "corrupting my soul."<p>It's a been a year now since I "surfed the web" or "checked my email" or "liked" anything with a figurative rather than literal thumbs up. I've …

"Gay Of Thrones" Gives You Episode Recap Realness

Jonathan loves three things - hair, twerking and Game of Thrones.

Yahoo iOS app adds Summly content curation

Yahoo has updated its iPhone app today, which most notably integrates a new Yahoo feature known as Summaries, which comes from the fruits of the …

Six electric taxis hit the streets of New York

Nissan and New York have conspired together to bring 6 new electric taxis to the city today. The Nissan Leaf is the model for these taxis and it’s …

People Don't Wear A Shocking Amount Of Their Clothes

Most clothing goes unworn because it's the result of an impulse buy or doesn't fit correctly, Ray A. Smith at the Wall Street Journal reports.<p>"Generally you like it, but it's a little tight or a little baggy. And you think 'Oh well, it's a minor flaw. It won't bother me in the long run.' Then, that …

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The Ihnatko Almanac #65: The Obama Phone

65: The Obama Phone<p>April 18, 2013 at 12:15PM • 1 hour 13 minutes • Wiki Entry<p>Andy and Dan talk about Android, the Google Play ecosphere, and detail …

30 Reasons Birth Control Exists

Arguably the most important invention ever.

Waiting for a 1TB SSD below $1 per GB? Crucial says wait no more | Ars Technica

New M500 drives are out, topping out at 960GB for $599 MSRP.<p>Crucial announced in a press release this morning that it has begun selling its latest …

Google Chrome for iOS gains fullscreen and printing powers with latest update

Google has updated its Chrome browser for the iPhone and iPad with new fullscreen browsing options on the iPhone and printing capabilities on all devices. The printing feature uses Google's Cloud Print service or Apple's own AirPrint, and it also offers the ability to save websites as PDFs to a …

Bill Clinton and Stephen Colbert craft the ex-president's first tweet

At the end of Bill Clinton's presidency, the dot-com bubble had burst, Napster was on the brink of being shut down, and email accounts didn't have much more than 10MB of storage. Clinton's use of technology was limited during his time in office, but he's come around to Facebook and texting in …

Margaret Thatcher's 19 Most Badass Moments

She is certainly not for turning.

U.S. Will Deploy Solid-State Laser Weapon On Ship Headed To Persian Gulf

For the first time ever, the United States is deploying a solid-state laser weapon. The Laser Weapon System (LaWS) successfully destroyed a drone in flight during a test run and will head to the Persian Gulf aboard the USS Ponce as part of what the military is calling an "at-sea demonstration."<p>"The …

28 Helpful Cleaning Tips For Incredibly Lazy People

Anyone who claims they love to clean is probably lying. We could all use a few shortcuts when it comes to maintaining a tidy household.

'Arrested Development' Season 4 will debut May 26th on Netflix

After months of hype, Netflix has finally announced the release date for the new season of <i>Arrested Development.</i> In a post on Twitter, Netflix says the new season will debut on May 26th with 15 new episodes — one more than we were expecting. The show, which began life on Fox, is part of a Netflix …

Doctor Who: David Tennant returns for anniversary show

<b>David Tennant and Billie Piper will appear in the 50th anniversary special of Doctor Who, the BBC has confirmed.</b><p>Tennant was the 10th Doctor and Piper played his on-screen companion Rose Tyler in the BBC One show.<p>Filming on the show, which will also star John Hurt, will start next week.<p>Tennant's …

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