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Christopher Guest's 'Mascots' set to cheer on Netflix in 2016

Mockumentary king Christopher Guest takes his talents to Netflix with an original movie about the cutthroat world of costumed mascots.

By August 11, 2015

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Can this smartwatch help you be a hit with the ladies?

The Pick Up Girls Smartwatch, currently seeking funding on Indiegogo, claims it can help lonely men talk to women.

By August 18, 2015

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Microsoft's Clippy visits 'The Tonight Show' to plug Windows 10

Microsoft brought back Clippy to help plug the new Windows 10 operating system on "The Tonight Show," but everyone's favorite mascot is none-too-pleased to learn that Jimmy Fallon uses a Mac.

By July 30, 2015

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Meet Voat, the website that wants to be the anti-Reddit

As social-news site Reddit tries to clean up its act by limiting some speech, an alternative springs up, promising to be more freewheeling.

By July 17, 2015

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Silicon Valley tweets and posts pride after US Supreme Court ruling

Leaders of companies exult online and plaster rainbows over corporate logos in the wake of a Supreme Court ruling striking down bans on same sex marriage.

By June 26, 2015

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Watch this kitty stowaway somehow not freak out mid-flight

A daredevil cat hitches a ride on an airplane and somehow manages not to freak out -- or fall out -- during a flying lesson at a French Guiana flight school.

By June 22, 2015

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Google Maps hit with White House racial slur vandalism

The search giant has been embarrassed by recent stunts targeting Google Maps, reminiscent of "Google Hacks" designed to change search results to make political statements.

By May 19, 2015

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McDonald's launches bizarre Big Mac fashion line

Swedish fast-food fans can now wear their beef-based sentiments on their sleeves with a series of Big Mac fashion outfits and lifestyle accessories.

By March 26, 2015

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'Shine up the arches': McDonald's and the quest to go digital

The world's largest restaurant chain is in turnaround mode. It's looking to the tech industry -- and role models like Google -- as it searches for a good jump start. First stop: South by Southwest.

By March 20, 2015

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Expecto Pup-tronum! J.K. Rowling puts darling dog in Gryffindor gear

Gryffindor may have just found its new mascot. In celebration of World Book Day, "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling tweets an adorable image of a puppy decked out in Gryffindor garb.

By March 5, 2015