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Kitten-filled parody Gone Purrl makes Gone Girl much less scary (plus five other films that need cute remakes, stat)

Forget about Amazing Amy, this week the internet’s all about the amazing kitties in The Pet Collective’s fantastic new video: an all-kitten remake of Gone Girl, called (naturally) Gone Purrl. (‘The hallmark of a sociocat is a lack of empathy.’) And rightly so – it might be the best thing that’s ever happened. Show More Summary

Call Center Worker Suspended for Answering Calls With Robot Voice

9 hours 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

9 hours 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...

Origami Millennium Falcon: Folding Hyperspace

She may not look like much, but she’s got folds where they count. This little adorable Millennium Falcon was made by Adamite85, an origami artist in the Czech Republic. I have no doubt that this simple,…

The Droid Turbo’s battery is just as beastly as you expected

Verizon and Motorola earlier this week unveiled a brand new Droid-branded Android handset, the Droid Turbo that packs monster specs and equally impressive battery life. The handset packs a gigantic 3,900mAh battery that Motorola says...Show More Summary

Amazon Fire Was Not Priced Correctly Says Exec

9 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Coated

Most people that follow technology are familiar with the woes that Amazon experienced with their Amazon Fire handset. While the company had high hopes for this Android phone, hoping that it would carve a niche for itself, sadly for Amazon, this didn’t materialize. (...)Read the rest of Amazon Fire Was Not Priced Correctly Says Exec […]

Himalayan Heat keeps the room cozy during winter

For those of us who happen to live in the northern hemisphere, winter is about to descend upon us, and that would mean making the necessary precautions in order to make sure that one will remain nice, warm and cozy right at home. Heating does take up a huge chunk of the monthly bills most of the time, and it is wise to take time to shop around for the...

Oh, the irony: Facebook works on the world's biggest anonymity network

9 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Facebook, the site where people share their entire personal lives for everyone to gawp at, is now available on the anonymity network that's designed to do precisely the opposite. Follow this link in your Tor browser and you'll be able to tell friends...

This Fake Classical Painting Turns Peepholes Into Murder Mystery Props

9 hours 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

Video offers a tantalizing peek at what Lollipop will look like on the Galaxy S5

Android 5.0 Lollipop is the most anticipated Android release since Jelly Bean first hit the scene in 2012 and we’re especially excited to see what it will look like on this year’s most popular Android device, the Galaxy S5. SamMobile...Show More Summary

Parent’s Voice Book Storyteller lets you be there even when you aren’t

Children are extremely precious gifts, and boy, do they happen to grow up extremely fast. Having said that, it is best to always devote as much time as possible with them in order to enjoy their growing up years before they end up as rebellious teens who have forgotten the tender years that they spent with you. Show More Summary

Has Apple quietly fixed its iPhone 6 Plus ‘Bendgate’ problem?

Ignoring the idiotic instances where people intentionally started bending iPhone 6 units in stores just to prove it can be done, Apple did have an iPhone 6 Bendgate problem, which genuinely affected some early buyers. Early reports have...Show More Summary

Wii U, I love you: a premature eulogy

10 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

The Wii U is flawed. I won't pretend that it isn't and I won't apologize for it either. If the system had an animal equivalent, it'd be that of a damaged pound puppy. And yet, it's my go-to next-gen console for gaming. The reason for that is simple:...

Want To Avoid Second-Hand Smoke In Japan?

Smoking remains a problem world wide. While it is certainly a personal choice for those who smoke, it is not so much for those around them being to forced to engage in the habit along with them. In Japan a new idea has cropped up to limit the amount of smoke that smokers share with the people around them. Show More Summary

A Giant Drill Almost Tore Through a Packed NYC Subway Car

10 hours 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...

James Bond Encyclopedia Updated Edition Hardcover Book

10 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : GeekAlerts

If you’ve ever wanted to know everything about James Bond check out this James Bond Encyclopedia Updated Edition Hardcover Book. The James Bond Encyclopedia Updated Edition Hardcover Book will tell you about every aspect of the 007 story, from Sean Connery in Dr. No to Daniel Craig in Skyfall. This book was created in full […]

Thanks Gov: free WiFi to be installed in 1,000 public places across the UK

10 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

If you're anything like us, free WiFi is essential to your enjoyment of basically every situation. Luckily, providers like The Cloud, O2 and BT, as well as independent hotspots, have you covered most of the time. Plenty of dead zones still exist,...

MSI GT80 Titan Gaming Laptop Has a Mechanical Keyboard

10 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : technabob

Most gamers are madly in love with mechanical keyboards, to the point where their prices have inflated drastically over the years. Personally, I like my keys to have a short throw, so I’m all about the…

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