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Ludicrous flash game of the week: Find the Invisible Cow

We never thought that scrolling our mouse over a blank screen while a man shouts "Cow!" could be so amazingly great.

By November 21, 2013

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Facebook beats its breast over New Yorker's heinous nipples

Facebook flexes its anti-nipple muscles yet again by banning the New Yorker from its own Facebook page for a cartoon of Adam and Eve. Eventually, it apologizes.

By September 12, 2012

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Has content become advertising for advertising?

The rise of ads that follow users around the web is helping fuel the rise of subpar content--though maybe not for long.

By October 25, 2011

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Apps are crucial to Windows Phone success

Giving its online apps catalog a refresh is one way that Microsoft is redoubling its efforts to keep Windows Phone in the mobile game. A year after launch, how good are the apps you can get?

By September 27, 2011

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Twitter account hacking hits home

The hacking of Twitter accounts is one of those things that's hard to take seriously (and false claims by famous people don't help). But once your account is hacked, that changes in a hurry.

By September 4, 2011

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Let's get real about 'digital detoxing'

A new study hints that the perpetual multitasking enabled by always-on technology may be dangerous, but advocating self-imposed "digital detoxes" as a solution is like putting a Band-Aid on a broken wrist.

By April 19, 2011

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Metallica's Kirk Hammett speaks about Guitar Hero

Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett talked to me about the addictiveness of video games, beating Lars at Guitar Hero, and what he uses to record ideas at home.

By March 20, 2009

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Asus Eee PC Seashell 1008HA: Eee sells Seashells

Asus has announced the Eee PC Seashell 1008HA, a lightweight laptop inspired by oysters. We don't know much about it, so we're going to make jokes about Asus' inexplicable new slogans instead

By March 3, 2009

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New Firefox extension makes YouTube a more pleasant place

A new Firefox extension called YouTube Comment Snob allows users to filter out unwanted comments.

By August 25, 2008

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Buzz Out Loud 792: Odin's beard, what a show!

In the news today, eBay is going all fixed-price, Intel is going all Atom, hackers are all over the Chinese Olympics scandal, and U.S. consumers are all over smart phones.

By August 20, 2008