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Is the HTC One ad LOL or DOA?

HTC roped in James Van Der Beek and Funny or Die for an ad campaign that parodies The Bachelorette.

By April 14, 2013

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Facebooker jailed for LOL car crash post

A woman allegedly drives drunk and smashes into another car. She posts a seemingly lighthearted comment about it on Facebook. A judge tells her to close her account. She doesn't.

By September 17, 2012

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Will we get a .lol or .google? ICANN's answer due June 13

The organization says it received over 1,900 applications for new generic top-level domains, from big companies, startups, geographical locales, and more.

By June 6, 2012

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Google wants .lol and a few other new top-level domains

It's too late to apply for new TLDs, but Google applied ahead of the deadline to lock down domains for its core products... and to provide some opportunities for hilarity.

By May 31, 2012

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Britain's prime minister thought LOL meant 'lots of love'? So what?

Former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks, testifying at an inquiry into phone hacking, suggests that David Cameron wasn't quite au fait with texting lexicon. She could have done without the smirk.

By May 11, 2012

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Ep. 1387: The lol j/k defense

Will Courtney Love's lawyers argue that Twitter is just so fun and awesome that she can't be held responsible for defamatory crazy talk she types on it? If so, we're about to go crazy on Twitter. Also, Apple and News Corp may have pushed back their launch date for the Daily, BBC says no to Smart TV fragmentation, and why can't Samsung just give us our dang Froyo already? --Molly

By January 14, 2011

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Buzz Out Loud 1387: The lol j/k defense (podcast)

Will Courtney Love's lawyers argue that Twitter is just so fun and awesome that she can't be held responsible for defamatory crazy talk she types on it? If so, we're about to go crazy on Twitter. Also, Apple and News Corp may have pushed back their launch date for the Daily, BBC says no to Smart TV fragmentation, and why can't Samsung just give us our dang Froyo already? --Molly

By January 14, 2011

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'LOL is this you?' spam spreading via Facebook chat

Spam message, which Facebook says it's looking into, is similar to ones used on Twitter earlier this year.

By August 27, 2010

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LOL-a-palooza

How dedicated to social media are you? We look at the penchant for texting during intimate moments, inspect our first 3D TV, and finally get word on when we can get our hands on an iPad.

By May 12, 2010

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Google Nexus One: Speech-to-text turns laughs into LOLs

If you thought that speech-to-text was something that was going to arrive only after we all got our government issued hoverboards, think again, because Google has proved us wrong

By January 13, 2010