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The last days of HitchBOT
How a quirky social experiment was reduced to a pile of trash and viral content.
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Iran.png (1024×512) As elections approach, Iran cracks down on Internet activism with 'advanced' censorship tactics
Many popular censorship circumvention tools have seen a large drop in their connections from Iran.
We dare you to try a recipe from this urine cocktail guide
Good to the last drop.


AirBnB is offering you the chance to sleep inside a Van Gogh painting
And it’s only $10 a night!
crashed iphone Changing your iPhone to one specific date will totally break it
It's no way to time travel.
android phone Forget 4G LTE: AT&T is already working on 5G field testing
The insane wireless speeds are coming to Texas.
art of the amazon robot Behind the anonymous site collecting Amazon 'horror stories'
Behind a veil of anonymity, former and current employees are airing grievances online.
a bear smoking a blunt Marijuana purchases skyrocketed during Super Bowl weekend
A different kind of super bowl.

Valentine's Day

Vintage Valentines We intercepted some highly inappropriate Valentine's Day cards
When you care enough to send the very best.
illustration of a broken, smushed, half-eated box of valentine's chocolates 18 people who completely ruined Valentine's Day
Love's not for everyone.
Aol Messenger man with heart How I fell in love over AOL Instant Messenger
On merging my online self with my IRL self.
Fascinating Valentine's Day map shows where gift searches are the most popular
How original is your gift idea? Check your state to find out.
Pride Prejudice Zombies collection Hot Topic 10 geeky gift ideas for Valentine’s Day
Whether your geek loves science fiction or math, there’s a gift idea here!
New Girl Valentine's Day 11 Valentine's Day episodes to add to your queue
'New Girl,' 'Parks and Rec'… Even 'Mad Men' delivers the feels.