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'Wasting time on the Internet' is a real Ivy League college class

Finally, all those hours spent noodling around on social media can be harnessed into real college credit at a prestigious institution.

By October 30, 2014

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All aboard the poop bus, now farting around the UK

A bus in the UK is fueled by biomethane gas, which is produced by both food and human waste. But how bad does it actually smell?

By November 21, 2014

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Merging iOS and OS X would be 'waste of energy', Apple exec says

Apple's Phil Schiller has poured water on the theory that iOS and OS X could be combined into one operating system.

By January 24, 2014

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Comcast goes Uber -- track your technician's journey on screen

In an attempt to curtail the dreaded large time-windows, Comcast tests a system where you can track the cable guy's progress, so you're not waiting around at home.

By November 20, 2014

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The 404 1,497: Where we waste a perfectly good dimension (podcast)

An app that warns you about fart-inducing foods, a Tinder for frisky senior citizens, why you shouldn't waste money on 3D movies, and a taste test of Doritos's new "404" flavored chips!

By June 3, 2014

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The 404 1,497: Where we waste a perfectly good dimension

An app that warns you about fart-inducing foods, a Tinder for frisky senior citizens, why you shouldn't waste money on 3D movies, and a taste test of Doritos's new "404" flavored chips!

By June 3, 2014

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Goophone wastes no time launching a Galaxy S5 lookalike

While the device doesn't match the spec of Samsung's new Galaxy S5, it looks essentially the same and retails for $300.

By February 26, 2014

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App claims to know what wine or beer you'll like before you taste it

The Next Glass app claims to have isolated the tastes of alcoholic beverages and will tell you how much you'll like them -- or not.

By November 20, 2014

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The .GIFYs recognize incredible time-wasting GIFs

The first-ever awards for animated GIFs are live and accepting votes on the most memorable GIFs featuring cats, celebrities, cats, sports stars, cats, goofy dancing, and cats, just for starters.

By January 24, 2014

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'Miracle' tech turns water into fuel

German cleantech company Sunfire GmbH has unveiled a machine that converts water and carbon dioxide into synthetic petroleum-based fuels.

By November 18, 2014