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Morbid Marketing 101

By July 8, 2004

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Ep. 1119: Where we exit through the gift shop

What happens to your digital media after you die? It's a morbid topic, but someone has to cover it! We'll also meet a group of citizen journalists in LA obsessed with listening to police scanners and watch in delight as the Internet roasts the geniuses at Bic that came up with pens made "specifically for women."

By August 28, 2012

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The 404 1,119: Where we exit through the gift shop (podcast)

What happens to your digital media after you die? It's a morbid topic, but someone has to cover it! We'll also meet a group of citizen journalists in L.A. obsessed with listening to police scanners and watch in delight as the Internet roasts the geniuses at Bic that came up with pens made "specifically for women."

By August 28, 2012

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Does science education need a dose of danger?

Mad scientists abound at World Maker Faire, from morbid carnival-ride builders to Tesla coil musicians. Kids' science education could get a boost from this, even if safety waivers have to be signed in the process.

By September 27, 2010

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Gadgettes 85: The things that glow episode

Glowing things can be somewhat morbid. They can be somewhat toolie. But sometimes, if you're lucky, they can be totally and completely PRETTTTTY.

By April 11, 2008

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The 404 1,491: Where we QR in peace (podcast)

Why you should avoid buying a fake thumb extension to access your giant phablet, the 3-wheeled Segway nobody was waiting for, QR codes on gravestones, and does video game music increase workday productivity?

By May 22, 2014

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New Star Soccer update brings headers, swerve kicks and more

Female players and the ability to retire are more new additions to the popular footie-app.

By October 18, 2013

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Family films as lightning strikes car, recharges phones

When one of your kids says, "I hope we get struck by lightning" and then you are, you'd better be filming. This footage offers the scary realities of getting nature to knock your car out, while recharging your gadgets.

By August 10, 2013

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If I Die app lets you leave final Facebook status update

A new Facebook app called If I Die allows you to send one last Facebook message after you kick the proverbial bucket.

By January 9, 2012

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Edward Gorey meets video games: the ABC of Game Over

Edward Gorey's The Gashlycrumb Tinies got the video-game treatment in this mash-up by Brent Black, aka Brentalfloss.

By February 25, 2013