Ah, yes, 2013 was a good year. *Swirls internet around in glass* *Inhales* *Sips*
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This tribute to extinct dinosaurs, Paul Walker, Brian Griffin, and Nelson Mandela
A lot of very cute things, that’s what happens.
A "Magical Piano" was set up at Chicago's Union Station by Amtrak. The magic is that it's played by remote control with local musician Andrew Blendermann tinkling the ivories off-camera.
“Just because it makes you feel uncomfortable doesn’t mean it has to change.”
Kelly started talking about the skin color of Santa Claus and Jesus during a segment about a Slate piece by Aisha Harris. Harris' piece, titled Santa C
It’s part of their newest #FightFatTalk campaign.
Special K cereal has a new ad out called "Shhhhut Down Fat Talk," and it's been getting a lot of attention.
They noticed how often women complain about their bodies on social media.
Reverting the changes to block functionality
Earlier today, we made a change to the way the “block” function of Twitter works. We have decided to revert the change after receiving feedback from many users – we never want to introduce features at the cost of users feeling less safe. Any blocks you had previously instituted are
Today we’re updating Twitter for Mac to include a number of great features, along with a new look and feel. Here’s more information on what’s new:
Expand your timeline: Timelines now display previews for Twitter photos, making it easier to skim through new Tweets. If you prefer th
Twitter is the real-time soundtrack to the biggest global moments and events as they unfold in the world, and 2013 was no exception. Whether it was the Super Bowl blackout or the German election,
What happened in the world simultaneously happened on Twitter.
We’ve seen that people use Twitt
Once a year, the editors of TIME magazine select the one person or entity who has most affected the world stage over the past 12 months. The honoree adorns the cover of the the news magazine — and this year, is also recognized by this Tweet:
Pope Francis is TIME’s Person of the Year fo
The Switchboard: Aereo is itching for a Supreme Court fight
Published every weekday, the Switchboard highlights five tech policy stories you need to read. Aereo to TV companies: You want a Supreme Court fight? No problem. "When Aereo launched its TV-over-Internet business based on tiny antennas, it drew quick legal attack from broadcasters, who have said Aer
Google announced a change to the way that Gmail handles images Thursday. Traditionally, when an e-mail contains an image, e-mail software would fetch the image from a server operated by the mail sender. Now, instead, images will be served by "Google’s own secure proxy servers." At Ars Technica
Say you're fed up with your current wireless carrier, and you want to switch. What's more, you'd like to take your mobile device with you. Thanks to a weird wrinkle in copyright law, if your phone was purchased after Jan. 26, 2013, you can't — it's against the law. This new rule against cellph
In 2004, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas was a major hit. It sold millions of copies and was Metacritic's "Game of the Year," where it still has a 95 reviewer rating. Now, for $6.99, you can play it on iOS devices, with Android and Windows Phone versions expected shortly. San Andreas isn't the first G
Beyoncé Releases Surprise Album — See Video Announcement!
Beyoncé released a surprise album at midnight on Friday.
The self-titled record features 14 songs, plus a whopping 17 videos for a "visual album."
See the video announcement here!
Jeff Gutt performed a powerful cover of Journey’s "Open Arms" on Thursday's "X Factor" results show.
Gutt took the stage moments after host Mario Lopez revealed the contestant had made it into next week's finale.
Check out the video!
Alex & Sierra celebrated making the "X Factor" finale with a brand-new performance on Thursday's results show.
Moments after finding out they were the second act to survive the cut, the couple sang "Let Her Go" by Passenger.
The "X Factor" is down to the Final 3!
The season three finalists were unveiled on Thursday's results show, where only the votes from viewers at home determined who would compete in next week's finale.
Find out the results here!