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WiFi Blocking Wallpaper

This Wallpaper Blocks Your Wi-Fi Stealing Neighbors

There’s nothing worse than trying to use your Wi-Fi and not have it function at top capacity.  Why might your network be bogged down?  You can blame your cable company or you can blame your cheap-o neighbors. French researchers must have had a real problem with their neighbors.  They’ve developed a new wallpaper that’s designed [...]

VHS Clutch

6 Creative DIY Ideas For Those Unwanted VHS Tapes

In case you saw our “8 Reasons VCRs Need To Make A Comeback” blog post and still weren’t convinced to keep those tapes around, here are 6 creative ideas for things you can do with your old VHS tapes. I’m not sure if I’m cheap or green, but I still have more VHS tapes than [...]


Facebook Hacker Hacks Zuckerberg’s Timeline To Report Bug

Sometimes conventional methods just don’t work.  That’s what Khalil Shreateh, a Palestinian developer and hacker, found out after he tried to notify Facebook of a serious bug in the system. What was the serious bug? Well, let Shreateh demonstrate: The bug allows anyone – regardless of if they know you or not – to post [...]


Next iPhone Reported To Be Announced On September 10th

If you’ve been patiently awaiting the next Apple announcement, your wait is soon to be over.  AllThingsD is reporting that Apple will make it’s next big announcement on September 10th. The announcement is expected to launch the next version of the iPhone (possibly the iPhone 5S).  AllThingsD is also reporting that a lower-cost version of [...]


Turn Your iPad Into A Foosball Table With This Gadget

If you take a break from your Candy Crush addiction for just a moment, you may find a desire to do something active or possibly with another live human being. This handy-dandy gadget from Hammacher Schlemmer turns your iPad into a foosball table.  Suddenly it can be game on for more than a party of one. [...]

ChumBuddy Shark Week Sleeping Bag

The Best Gift For Shark Week Lovers

If you’re mourning the close of Shark Week, we’ve got the perfect gift for you. You can cuddle your new ChumBuddy or freak friends out with your new stuffed animal that can also devour unsuspecting victims.  I guess you could use it as a sleeping bag, too, which is an intended use. The only downside [...]


This Trick Might Get You Straight Through To A Human While Calling Customer Support

If you’ve ever tired of pushing buttons, replying verbally to a machine, or cycling through the available options on automated customer service system with a less than desirable result, a Reddit user has a solution for you.  Recently, while trying to contact Apple in order to order a new keyboard, user floppybutton’s frustration level hit [...]


Viral Video: Watch Jimmy Fallon, Robin Thicke, And The Roots Sing “Blurred Lines”

A catchy song, a few funny guys, and old school classroom instruments.  Enjoy. Jimmy Fallon, Robin Thicke & The Roots Sing “Blurred Lines” (w/ Classroom Instruments) _____ Alison J. Herzog is an eater, shopper, traveler, and most of all, a proud mama to Baby Zog. She pays for these by working as a social media [...]

FB Embedded Post

Facebook Posts Are Now Embeddable

Facebook has just launched embeddable posts, resulting in either a user’s dream or nightmare.  In an effort to more fully integrate Facebook into public discussion, the social megatron now has the same capability that users have enjoyed with YouTube and Twitter. The first post was of the new royal baby, HRH Prince George, with proud [...]


Google Glass Gets Stylized In Nerd Glass Form

I had lunch with my friend, Jesse, this last week.  He strolled into our lunch location wearing his Google Glass and exhibiting a common problem.  For those of us who already wear glasses, adding on a second layer just doesn’t work well.  A struggle exists with pragmatism of the fit of your glasses, what to [...]

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