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iceland

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Eve Online to honor players with monument in Iceland

CCP Games, the developer of space battle MMOG Eve Online, will erect a monument in Iceland to pay tribute to every single player.

By February 8, 2014

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App lets Icelanders know if they're about to bjork a cousin

A new Android app out of Iceland allows people in that small country to check that they're not about to get down and dirty with a relative.

By April 17, 2013

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Iceland works to block Internet porn

In an effort to ensure that children aren't exposed to violent pornography, the Nordic nation is trying to enact laws that would ban all X-rated Web sites.

By February 14, 2013

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Icelanders 'like' their crowdsourced constitution

A year after Iceland asked its citizens to help write its new constitution by making suggestions via Facebook, voters decide this new draft should be the basis for the upcoming constitution.

By October 22, 2012

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Spotify lands in Asia and Latin America

The streaming-music site is now officially available in Mexico, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Iceland.

By April 16, 2013

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Troubleshooting Retrospect 5.0: Problems with Icelandic characters

Troubleshooting Retrospect 5.0: Problems with Icelandic characters

By July 29, 2003

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Snowden: Feds can't plug leaks by 'murdering me'

Ex-NSA analyst Edward Snowden explains his decisions to readers of the U.K.-based Guardian. He also says that Hong Kong was a better safe haven than Iceland.

By June 17, 2013

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Ep. 1253: Where there ain't nothing wrong with a little Bjork and grind

With just over 300,000 people living in Iceland, it's safe to say that everyone is related. You can imagine what this does to the dating pool, so the country developed an app...to prevent incest. 100% serious.

By April 22, 2013

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Should incest-warning app be a Facebook service?

Providing a sorely needed patch to a market gap, IslendingaApp shows you genes before you remove your jeans. It is, sadly, an Iceland-only service, but might it be expanded and developed by everyone's favorite site?

By April 17, 2013

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The 404 1,253: Where there ain't nothing wrong with a little Bjork and grind (podcast)

With just over 300,000 people living in Iceland, it's safe to say that everyone is related. You can imagine what this does to the dating pool, so the country developed an app...to prevent incest. Yep, 100 percent serious.

By April 19, 2013