Troy McCallum

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Japan: Smartphone accidents spark safety warnings

<b>So many Japanese are falling off rail platforms or bumping into things while staring at smartphones that it's sparked safety campaigns, it seems.</b><p>The trend has even acquired a name "Aruki Sumaho" - or smartphone walking - and has reached such levels that phone companies have reportedly joined forces …

This Documentary About A Microsoft Paint Artist Is Incredible

If the story of 97-year-old Hal Lesko doesn't make you tear up, you are soulless.<p>Hal Lasko is a 97-year-old retired typographer who goes by the nickname Grandpa. (Not for the reason you'd expect; you should watch the video to find out why.) After he was diagnosed with an eye defect, Lasko's family …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

Verizon May Need to Sell $23.5 Billion Worth of iPhones by End of the Year

Verizon is obligated to sell $23.5 billion worth of iPhones this year under the terms of its 2010 agreement with Apple. Should the carrier fall short …

Israeli women soldiers reprimanded for posing in underwear

A group of Israeli soldiers have been disciplined after posting pictures of themselves in their underwear on Facebook in the latest social media embarrassment to hit Israel's armed forces.<p>One picture showed four women, who are new recruits, dropping their army trousers to reveal the thongs they …

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