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Man says he stood 44 hours in iPhone 6 line to win back wife

A Polish-born man in the UK says he split with his wife recently and getting an iPhone 6 might provide a path to getting her back.

By September 20, 2014

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Doctor Loo, the toilet of choice for Time Lords

The Warmley Waiting Room Cafe in the UK recently outfitted a replica Tardis with a Victorian-style bathroom. Because even the Doctor needs to take care of business sometimes.

By August 29, 2014

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Scientist ejected from classical concert for 'attempting to crowdsurf'

David Glowacki, an expert in non-equilibrium molecular reaction dynamics and visiting professor at Stanford, is removed by fellow audience members. He is said to have been experimenting with the rules of behavior.

By June 22, 2014

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Samsung serves up chef-designed home appliances

The Korean giant showed off its refrigerators, ovens, and more, and introduced its newest chef adviser, Daniel Boulud, at an event in New York.

By June 11, 2014

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Beer goggles are real, says sober science

Scientists at the University of Bristol in the UK insist that alcohol allows you to find people more attractive. This contradicts some previous research.

By May 15, 2014

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Beautiful papercraft sculptures animated with projectors

These gorgeously atmospheric paper dioramas are brought to life with a shadow puppet effect created by a projection technique normally reserved for full scale buildings.

By May 19, 2014

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'Internet of Things' network connects parking spaces and smartwatches

British company Arqiva has revealed plans for a low-power, battery-preserving network to connect up smart devices in 10 UK cities next year.

By May 16, 2014

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What does a Twitter mention smell like?

A wacky system called Sensabubble projects your notifications onto soap bubbles. For more information just pop one and take a whiff.

By April 25, 2014

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Brit gets revenge on scammer by texting him all of Shakespeare

Bristolian Edd Joseph, having been bilked out of £80 on Gumtree, decided to enact revenge by DDoSing the conman's phone with thousands of texts.

By March 18, 2014

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Man, mad at Internet seller, texts him Shakespeare (all of it)

A UK graphic designer is so annoyed when he doesn't receive a PS3 he bought online that he becomes the croaking raven bellowing for revenge. (Look it up)

By March 18, 2014