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Google Maps tells you travel time by Loch Ness monster

Google adds more UK public transit routes to Maps and throws in some Easter eggs. Want to get there by horse and carriage? Or, perhaps, dragon?

By June 3, 2014

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Loch Ness Monster found on Apple Maps (but of course)

The Official Loch Ness Monster Fan Club is positively giddy about an alleged 100-foot-long creature that is only visible on Apple Maps. Will Google immediately send its satellites to investigate?

By April 20, 2014

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On Conan, Google's self-driving car kills cat

When you have no steering wheel, sometimes your self-control is challenged. With fatal results for a cat. And others.

By June 4, 2014

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On Twitter, Nazi Party becomes Grammar-Nazi Party

America's Nazi Party tweets that disciplined grammar is part of supporting the cause. Except that its own grammar isn't always so perfect.

By June 3, 2014

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Google Street View's Horse-Boy makes dramatic reappearance

After four years underground, the mysterious half boy, half horse is suddenly spotted far from his original Scotland.

By June 4, 2014

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Please, Lego, build this detailed X-Men mansion

A Lego replica of the famous X-Men mansion has received the 10,000 fan votes required to get it to the next stage on the way to reality. Here's hoping our favorite mutants will get their school in Lego form.

By May 23, 2014

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Leonardo DiCaprio (no!) as Steve Jobs?

The latest rumor drifting toward civilization is that Danny Boyle will direct Aaron Sorkin's Steve Jobs movie, and he wants the "Titanic" actor to star.

By April 21, 2014

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Tim Cook is smooth voiceover on new Apple green ad

Apple decides to plug its environmentalist credentials in new ad, with the mellifluous tones of its CEO describing the company striving to be a better citizen.

By April 21, 2014

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Parents prefer phones to kids?

Those who specialize in child development say they're noticing more incidents of parents ignoring their kids in favor of their phones. For some kids, phones become hate objects.

By April 21, 2014

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Powdered alcohol approved (hiccup or hooray?)

In a decision that some might deem surprising, the Treasury Department has approved a patent for a product called Palcolhol, a powdered form of vodka and other drinks. And yes, you just add water.

By April 21, 2014