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A Hilarious, Over-The-Top 'Frozen' Parody By 2 Guys Who Have 1 Big, Awesome Reason

Satire

Dad Laughs, Loses His Sh*t Over Two Motion Sensor Trash Cans

Sometimes it's just life's little bizarre quirks that make you absolutely lose it in the best way possible. Like, cry-laugh lose it.<p>That's exactly what happened to this guy's dad when he put two motion-sensor-activated garbage cans in front of one another and observed the calamity that ensued.<p>Watch …

Maybelline Introduces New Ideal-Woman Rubber Mask To Use In Place Of Makeup

18 Siblings Who Need To Be Stopped

13 Dogs Who Are Going To Stand Up To Cats... Tomorrow

It's been well documented that dogs are mercilessly bullied by cats. Their friendly disposition being easily manipulated by their calculating feline overlords. However, the day has finally come for dogs to put their paws down and stand up to cats tyranny once and for all.<p>That day is not today …

Cats Raging to "Crazy Train" by Ozzy Osbourne Is the Only Catharsis You'll Need Today

Let's face it, sometimes, you feel like this:<p>All blissed-out in your happy baby pose. But more often than not, you probably feel like this:<p>And that's because you're dealing with life and people and sometimes things are just stupid and why won't that person stop talking on their phone and oh-my-god …

Facts That Will Haunt Your Brain

Every motherfucking time Samuel L. Jackson has said “motherfucker” in one video

Swearing is an art form. In the right potty mouth, cuss words reverberate like poetry, and Samuel L. Jackson has proven to be one of the most …

Samuel L. Jackson

Google's Project Tango Will Power Augmented Reality Shopping

Google just announced a pretty impressive-looking retail experience powered by its Project Tango 3D mapping service. With help from aisle411 and …

Elizabeth Banks is Producing a College Dorm-Themed Web Series Called ‘Resident Advisors’

Elizabeth Banks is heading up a new comedy web series. <i>The Wrap</i> reports that Banks is co-producing an upcoming comedy called <i>Resident Advisors</i> with her …

Sooner Than You Think, We Will Connect To The Cloud Directly From Our Brains

In his TED talk, Google’s Ray Kurzweil announces that 20 years from now, “thinking will grow exponentially” as human brains interface with computers.<p>Have you ever approached someone important, but only had three seconds to think of something clever to say? Today, companies tout the ability to …

Singularity

Amazon rolls out Kindle Unlimited subscription service

The new service offers more than 600,000 Kindle e-books and thousands of Audible audiobooks for $9.99 a month.<p>Amazon has unveiled a new subscription service dubbed Kindle Unlimited that offers all-you-can-eat e-books and audiobooks for $9.99 per month.<p>Launched Friday, Kindle Unlimited lets you …

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MY MORNING ROUTINE

Watch Models Attempt Pick Up Lines -- After Inhaling Helium

How is it possible to be turned off by a Dolce & Gabbana model hitting on you? One word: helium.<p>Swide went backstage at the Dolce & Gabbana Spring/Summer 2015 fashion show to make models recite some corny pick-up lines after inhaling from a balloon. The result is some squeaky-clean fun.

15 Ridiculous Summer Toys You'd Have To Be Stupid Rich -- But Mainly Stupid -- To Buy

For some people, a simple pool float or Slip'N Slide just isn't going to cut it.<p>If you're looking to drop some serious cash on a summer toy that probably isn't worth the hype, check out these prime examples found online.<p><i>CORRECTION: This article previously misidentified the material of the Campfire</i> …

Virtual Reality Is Ready to Manipulate Your Memories

Misled Memories<p>Virtual reality is ready to manipulate your emotions.<p><b>I'm standing on the roof of a building</b> in the middle of the night. Below me, …

Nissan Turns 'Gran Turismo 6' Car Into a Real Car

Nissan unveiled a new GT-R prototype at England’s Goodwood Festival of Speed on Thursday.<p>The design process for the 2020 GT-R was somewhat unique. …

What We’ll All Look Like In 2060

Photographer Cyjo‘s “Mixed Blood” portraits make a frank, sweeping statement about the evolution of ethnic identity–and in particular, the melting-pot that is our families.<p>Taken from 2010 to 2013 in New York and Beijing, these photographs reveal how the average person is likely to look in the …

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Need to Write 5 Million Stories a Week? Robot Reporters to the Rescue

Robots make pretty decent writers. If you don’t believe that, consider this: you’ve probably been reading computer-generated prose for years.<p>If …

An Electric Bus That Recharges While You Step Inside

A new system can charge batteries in 15 seconds, or just enough time to fill up between bus stops.<p>Electric buses aren’t new. The “trolley bus” system in San Francisco, for example, has been around for almost 80 years. But even though the older buses keep pollution down, they aren’t quite ideal: In …

Alternative Fuel

A Robot Valet Will Park Your Car at This German Airport

In Germany, high tech has come to airport parking.<p>Last week, Düsseldorf airport (DUS) introduced robot valets to take the hassle out of parking for …

The Driverless Car Tipping Point Is Coming Soon

Here's a recent prediction from Cisco's technology trend watchers: In 5 to 7 years, it'll cost us more to drive our cars than to let them drive us.<p>At …

Kids Can Now Teach Robots To Play Angry Birds – For Science!

In what must be the cutest example of human-robot interaction I’ve seen in recent months, researchers at Georgia Tech are helping kids teach robots how to play Angry Birds and, in the process, help the kids regain muscle movement and control.<p>The process is fairly simple. Kids play games and a …

What’s your favorite TV show of the year so far?

Welcome back to <b>AVQ&A</b>, where we throw out a question for discussion among the staff and readers. Consider this a prompt to compare notes on your …

TV

Nurse 'posed with axe he planned to use to behead 14-year-old girl'

Dale Bolinger, 57, denies charges of arranging to meet and groom the girl, who he met online and whose identity is not known<p>Nurse Dale Bolinger posed with the large axe he allegedly planned to use to behead a teenage girl before eating her.<p>The father-of-four bought the three-foot handle weapon from …

Someone wants to turn Laura Palmer’s Twin Peaks house into a bed and breakfast

Earlier this month, we reported that the house David Lynch used as the home of poor, sad, wrapped-in-plastic Laura Palmer of <i>Twin Peaks</i> fame went on …

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20 Cute And Hilarious Animals With Their Tongues Sticking Out

Just like creating a tongue sticking out of a smiley face makes it a bit more wacky, a cute animal sticking their tongue out is just that much …