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Facebook's History of Experiments That Try to Make You Vote

15 minutes agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Election Day is coming up, and if you use Facebook, you'll see an option to tell everyone you voted. This isn't new; Facebook introduced the "I Voted" button in 2008. What is new is that, according to Facebook, this year the company isn't conducting any experiments related to election season. Read more...

10 More Viral Images That Are Actually Fake

21 minutes agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The fakes are coming! The fakes are coming! Today we have 10 more images you may have seen floating around the internet recently. But don't believe your lying eyes. They're all totally fake. Read more...

Call Center Worker Suspended for Answering Calls With Robot Voice

29 minutes agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Working at a call center sucks. Like, it universally sucks, and everybody knows it. That's what makes the story of the loyal New York City employee who was just suspended for 20 days for allegedly answering incoming calls in a robot voice so frustrating. C'mon guys, let the bored employees have a little bit of fun. Read more...

This Algae Farm Eats Pollution From the Highway Below It

32 minutes agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

A highway overpass is the last place most of us would think to install a farm. But algae, that wonderful little ecological miracle, is different. Since it consumes sunlight and CO2 and spits out oxygen, places with high emissions are actually the perfect growing area. Which is why this overpass in France has its own algae farm. Read more...

This Fake Classical Painting Turns Peepholes Into Murder Mystery Props

54 minutes agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

You might think that peephole on your front door gives you the upper hand when it comes to ignoring unwanted visitors, but to the person on the other side of the door it's obvious you're watching them. You can make it slightly less obvious, though, with this faux Victorian-era portrait that cleverly camouflages your front door's peephole. Show More Summary

A Giant Drill Almost Tore Through a Packed NYC Subway Car

1 hour agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

A whole bunch of Queens commuters almost got to star in their very own horror movie yesterday when a rogue contractor accidentally bored through an F-train subway tunnel with a 10-inch drill bit. So, uh, happy Halloween—or something. Read more...

7 Half-Assed, Last-Minute Halloween Costumes

1 hour agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

You hate Halloween. Now you have to go to a party, and you don't have the guts to not dress up. You're screwed, but don't worry, not so screwed that you can't make a good showing. Read more...

Deadspin How Muhammad Ali's Rope-A-Dope Myth Suckered America | Gawker A Child's Treasury of This Ye

2 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Deadspin How Muhammad Ali's Rope-A-Dope Myth Suckered America | Gawker A Child's Treasury of This Year's Most Offensive Halloween Costumes | io9 10 Tropes Involving Fantasy Weapons That Should Die In A Fire | Kotaku School Tries To Recreate Studio Ghibli Food Read more...

The World's Smallest 3D Printer Costs Less Than $300

2 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The two biggest factors when it comes to choosing a printer are price and capacity. The bigger an item you want to print, the more expensive the printer will be. But if you've decided to just tip-toe into the world of 3D printing, and are just testing the waters, the $299 iBox Nano looks like a great choice, as long as your printing plans aren't overly ambitious. Read more...

7 Brilliant Facebook Cover Photos Just in Time For Halloween

2 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Too lazy to whip up a Halloween costume? It's fine; you can just dress up your Facebook cover photo. Too lazy to do that? Just take a look at these clever cover photos, change you profile picture to a pumpkin, and imagine what it'd be like to be more creative. Read more...

The Best Free Android Apps in Amazon's Hallowe'en Giveaway

2 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The Amazon Appstore already gives away one free app each day, but today it's decided give away 30 apps, worth a combined total of $115, for free to anyone with an Android phone. Here are the pick of the bunch that you should download first. Read more...

This Is Why National Parks Are So Important

3 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

This incredible satellite image is of the dormant volcano of Egmont National Park on New Zealand's North Island. And that clear, sharp boundary on the left is where the park stops and human kind starts. Read more...

Google Fined $2,000 for Street View Cleavage Shot

3 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Google has been handed a fine from a Canadian court, after it was found to have embarrassed a lady and invaded her privacy by sticking a photo of her cleavage on Street View. Read more...

Hungary Withdraws Its Proposed Internet Tax—For Now

4 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Following continued protests, Hungary's Prime Minister, Viktor Orbán, has announced that he's withdrawing plans for his proposed Internet tax —at least for now. Read more...

NASA's Cassini spacecraft catches a glimpse of bright sunlight reflecting off the hydrocarbon seas o

4 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

NASA's Cassini spacecraft catches a glimpse of bright sunlight reflecting off the hydrocarbon seas of Saturn's large moon Titan. [ NASA ] Read more...

Google Calendar's been updated so now you don't need to refresh for new appointments to appear.

4 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Google Calendar's been updated so now you don't need to refresh for new appointments to appear. Finally. Read more...

How to Make People Feel Comfortable In Front of a Camera (With Science)

5 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Many people, even those who are usually confident and outgoing, can shrink into themselves in front of a camera. In this video, headshot photographer Peter Hurley teams up with psychologist Anna Rowley to explain how you can overcome that problem. Read more...

Don't Panic: The Ozone Hole's Holding Steady

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Despite research suggesting that the ozone layer is still being chewed apart, NASA's most recent study of the Antarctic ozone hole reveals it isn't getting any larger. Read more...

Serious users of Google's Wallet rejoice: now it can auto-withdraw funds from your bank and send low

6 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Serious users of Google's Wallet rejoice: now it can auto-withdraw funds from your bank and send low balance alerts so you never run out of cash. Read more...

No matter how hard you squint and stare, no matter how many you have to try, why do Captcha codes ne

7 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

No matter how hard you squint and stare, no matter how many you have to try, why do Captcha codes never seem to get any damn easier? [Truth Facts] Read more...

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