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Twitter partners with Comedy Central to host laugh fest

Five-day festival will feature comedy legends and young comedians telling jokes through tweets and video clips on Vine, The New York Times reports.

By April 21, 2013


At last! A Bill Gates one-man show

For four nights (and one matinee) this week, tech aficionados and theater types will be able to see "Windows," a one-man play featuring Microsoft's Bill Gates. Or rather an actor playing Bill Gates.

By October 26, 2011


Seinfeld launches a Web site for 10-year-olds

Jerry Seinfeld launches a new Web site that strives to offer viewers only the best of the man. Is this his way of controlling his legacy on the Web? No, it's his way of appealing to 10-year-olds.

By May 6, 2011


Apple criticized by left-handed org over iPhone 4

The Left-Handers Club suggests that with the iPhone 4's alleged left-handed issues, Apple should hire some left-handed designers.

By June 26, 2010


Systems engineer deemed best job in America

A deep and detailed survey by Focus.com concludes that the best job in the United States is a tech job: systems engineer. No. 2: physician assistant. No. 3: college professor.

By March 13, 2010


Now served at Cracker Barrel: Webkinz opossum

Is there no end to the Webkinz phenomenon? Now the home of fine cuisine, Cracker Barrel, is to house an exclusive Webkinz opossum.

By September 3, 2009


Would Google ever get rid of YouTube?

Speaking with AdAge, Fliqz CEO Benjamin Wayne says that he can't see how Google can make the YouTube numbers work over time.

By June 17, 2009


Skype yourself a new lover in five minutes

Skyecandy is a start-up that is beta testing a new video speed dating service over Skype. Yes, you too can save money while you chat to someone you don't know in total safety.

By April 21, 2009


Archbishop: Give up texting, Facebook, iPhones and computer games

An Italian archbishop suggests that Catholics should give up many of their gadgets and social networking tools. Not just for Lent, but to help stop civil war in Congo.

By March 3, 2009


New evidence links Hulu with mushed brains

It seems that the biggest demographic for Hulu once the site went public was oldies ages 55 and over.

By February 11, 2009