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Every evening, the Daily Dot delivers a selection of links worth clicking from around the Web, along with the day’s must-see image or video. We call it Dotted Lines.
- How to get Siri to give you turn-by-turn Google Maps directions on an iPhone.
- Do we really need an online social network to meet our real-life neighbors?
- Facebook is reportedly working on a Snapchat-like “private” photo-sharing app.
- Tumblr’s Storyboard meets Tard, the Internet’s grumpiest cat.
- Walmart pulls Bushmaster AR-15 from online store after Connecticut school shooting.
- Pinterest prepares for the coming apocalypse.
Above: More bets you’ll always win at a party, from Prof. Richard “Quirkology” Wiseman.
Jay Hathaway is a former senior writer who specialized in internet memes and weird online culture. He previously served as the Daily Dot’s news editor, was a staff writer at Gawker, and edited the classic websites Urlesque and Download Squad. His work has also appeared on nymag.com, suicidegirls.com, and the Morning News.