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Shakira Is Officially the Most Popular Person on Facebook

It’s official: Shakira is the most likable woman in the world.<p>On Friday, the Grammy-winning Colombian singer became the first person ever to reach …

Help Create The World’s First Universal Font — Here’s How!

Have you ever wondered what our handwriting would look like if everyone had the same penmanship? Would the “E” have 90-degree angles or would it look like a backwards “3”? Would the “J” have a hat? Would the “W” be angled or rounded? The folks over at BIC are taking on all of these questions and …

First video of Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire shows off legendaries in 3D

First shown in Japan yesterday, this 30-second teaser of gameplay in the upcoming HD remake of <i>Pokémon Omega Ruby</i> and <i>Pokémon Alpha Sapphire</i> shows how it looks with the same 3D treatment last year's <i>Pokémon X</i> and <i>Pokémon Y</i> received.<p>It's not much, beyond showing off legendary Pokémon Groudon and Kyogre, …

VPN made easy (and for free)

We have now released VPNEasy for Raspberry Pi a new gApp making a VPN gateway at your home easier than ever. With this you can be anonymous on …

Samsung Releases What Might Be The Worst Ad Of 2013 [Video]

Samsung may have been ordered to pay Apple $290 million in patent infringement damages, but one thing the tech company hasn’t managed to steal is Apple’s knack for good advertizing.<p>In a holiday season in which Apple has released its effective and genuinely tear-jerking “Misunderstood” iPhone ad, …

Sadly Bill Gates Didn’t Buy Reddit User An iPad For Christmas [Correction]

<b>UPDATE:</b> Sadly, as pointed out by one of our readers and then corroborated, it seems that Bill Gates <i>didn’t</i> after all buy an iPad — although the rest of the story stands. The confusion came from the apology on behalf of user NY1227 for including an iPad on her wishlist.<p>When Reddit user NY1227 opted …

Can a 27-year-old Mac Plus browse the web?

In short, yes.<p>The long answer, of course, is that it takes a full bucket of blood, sweat, and tears to enable a machine that was <i>introduced before the web was invented</i> to make use of it, but that's exactly what Denver-based developer Jeff Keacher did. Getting a rudimentary web browser that could …

The 10 Most Bizarre Pokémon Fan Theories

With a franchise as massive as Pokémon, fans are bound to devise their own eerie content and twists. Some have created tales of hacked game …

Microsoft Publishes Sexist Form Letter To Help Dudes Convince Women To Let Them Buy An Xbox One

<i>Update: According to the Wall Street Journal, Microsoft has slightly edited the letter following complaint. Good on them for doing so.</i><p>Today Microsoft released a form letter essentially created for men to send to women, encouraging their partners to let them buy an Xbox One console, as the new …

OS X evolution: The long road to Mavericks

It was a long road to OS X 10.9 Mavericks. Mac OS X was first introduced as a public beta (codenamed Kodiak) in September of 2000, and beta it was - …

What’s Wrong With Apple’s Product Announcements?

Apple’s product announcements used to be the most exciting events in technology. Nowadays they’re boring, awkward and cringeworthy.<p>What happened?<p><b>Apple’s Event This Week: Tucked or Untucked?</b><p>Much of the social media chatter during Apple’s iPad announcement this week was about the fact that Apple …

All Of The Incredibly Great Amazingness From Apple’s iPad Event [Video]

Sometimes it’s easy to forget how Apple peppers its keynotes with the same adjectives repeatedly. Apple has been this way for years, but videos such as the one above never get old. Just amazing.<p>Thanks: Lewis

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A Cautionary Tale for the digital generation

If Hilaire Belloc had known about Twitter he’d soon have found the darkly funny side<p>Rewriting Hilaire Belloc’s Cautionary Tales for the 21st century is the latest craze. A new collection, out this week, is directed at children. But I feel it is time that adults had a few cautions of their own. So …

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Apparently any animal anatomy can be registered to work with Touch ID...

Touch ID is Apple's new fingerprint identity sensor, though it turns out it'll print far more than just your fingers. Since the iPhone 5s launched …

Scott Forstall & iOS 6 Morph Into Jony Ive & His iOS 7 Masterpiece [GIF]

In just a few short days, everyone’s iPhone is going to look a hell of a lot different now that Scott Forstall’s felt and wood grain reign is coming to an end. To celebrate rise of Sir Jony Ive’s flat and parallax world, GadgetLove created one of the most incredible iOS 6 vs iOS 7 comparison GIFs …

Aiptek shows off a combo projector/battery pack for iPhone 5 available starting this month (Video)

Aiptek, the company behind a number of mobile projector products that we’ve seen in the past, is about to release a brand new pico projector for iPhone 5 and we just got our first look at the product during the ShowStoppers IFA event in Berlin. Texas Instruments, who provides the DLP technology …

Million-dollar dating scam mum and daughter jailed

Karen Vasseur posed as a "military agent" to collect money from duped victims<p><b>A mother and daughter who used an internet dating scam to steal $1.1m (£700,000) have been jailed for a total of 27 years.</b><p>Denver-based Karen Vasseur, 63, and daughter Tracy, 42, tricked victims into thinking they were …

The Apple Store-ing of Retail Continues: Take a Look at AT&T’s New-Look Stores

- Aug 2, 2013<p>The Apple-ization of retail continues as AT&T’s stores are getting a big makeover. The new look will be getting a nationwide rollout, …

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18Apr/18<p>As the owner of a retail business, you’ve probably dreamed about getting some extra help. Advertising a retail job for your store(s) can …

Epic Domino Sequence Created Using 10,000 iPhones

- Jul 15, 2013<p>Huge domino setups are really admirable works of art. The time it takes to place every domino individually, before watching them all …

Disney To Honor Steve Jobs With A Disney Legends Award At D23 Expo

Ad By Carbon Ads<p>Andrew Kunesh | Wednesday, July 10th, 2013<p>Disney has today announced that it will honor Steve Jobs with a Disney Legends Award in …

Homebrew 8-bit computer packs in 16 cores, multitasks like a champ

It looks like Jack Eisenmann has done it again. A couple of years after the hobbyist hacker built his first 8-bit computer, he's cobbled together yet another one, but this time with a whopping <i>16 cores.</i> Appropriately dubbed the DUO Mega, the multicore wonder is made with 16 ATMega328p …

'Horrified' girl spied on in the bath by webcam hackers

A 20 year old student from Glasgow says she fell victim to webcam hackers who spied on her while she was in the bath.<p>Rachel Hyndman told BBC Radio 5 live Breakfast that she was left "horrified" and "frightened" by the incident.<p>The BBC Radio 5 live investigation also uncovered websites where hackers …

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