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SNL's Obama kisses Bieber for HealthCare.gov

What would it take to get 10 million people to sign up on HealthCare.gov in 48 hours? "Saturday Night Live" thinks selfies, cats, and celebrities are the answer.

By Mar. 30, 2014

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Jimmy Kimmel: I'm behind 'twerking girl on fire' video

9 million YouTubers were taken in by a video of a twerking girl whose backside-wagging caused a fire. Kimmel reveals the video was his brainchild.

By Sep. 10, 2013

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Dogecoin raises $30,000 for Jamaican bobsleigh team

In the ultimate Internet fairytale, the founders of the meme-based crypto-currency have helped send a two-man bobsleigh team to Sochi 2014.

By Jan. 20, 2014

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Why everyone is talking about Old Spice's stalking moms

Since its launch during the NFL playoffs, an Old Spice ad in which moms just can't help following their sons around has incited lots of online chatter. Its makers claim it is already "the No. 1 viral video in the world."

By Jan. 9, 2014

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Dong Nguyen on the return of Flappy Bird: 'I'm considering it'

In a wide-ranging interview with Rolling Stone, the creator of the breakout mobile hit details why he pulled the title and what's next for his genius brand of addictive game design.

By Mar. 11, 2014

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Amusing @SochiProblems spotlights early Olympics fails

Reporters arriving in Russia for the winter games report Sochi might not be quite ready for the world. One Twitter handle has taken on the responsibility of aggregating the insanity that has ensued.

By Feb. 6, 2014

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BitTorrent moves Bundle to private alpha

BitTorrent inches forward with a self-service format for its content system Bundle, as entertainers help support the system that will eventually offer paid torrents.

By Sep. 24, 2013

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Facebook Pages Manager version 1.2 is out

New iOS version adds photo support as well as 11 more languages.

By Jul. 18, 2012

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Facebook hashtags said to have zero viral impact

While Twitter hashtags help drive exposure on the social network, new data shows that Facebook hashtags have the opposite effect.

By Sep. 3, 2013

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How Motorola's Droid can unlock bra sizes

Among a viral video series from Motorola is a film that claims the phone has an unlock code that reveals the answer to every needy youth's most important question.

By Apr. 11, 2010