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U2′s Invisible Single Raises $3 Million For Charity

02/04/2014, The beauty of iTunes and other music services that allows single downloads is that songs in general are quite affordable. After all paying a dollar for a song does not seem to be too much to ask, right? Throw in the fact that the money spent will be going...

Selfie Police: Your Next Selfie Could Cost You $1

01/14/2014, Back in 2013, the term “selfie” was decided to be one of the words of the year. For those unfamiliar, selfie is a term used to refer to photos that one takes of themselves using their phones, cameras, or tablets. Taking selfies is not new but 2013...

Coffee With Tim Cook Auction Ends At $610,000

05/15/2013, How much would you be willing to pay to have a cup of coffee with the CEO of one of the biggest companies in the world? Well we’re sure many would be willing to pay to have such an experience, but is $610,000 a little too much? The reason we ask is...

Blizzard auctions off original World of Warcraft server blades

10/17/2011, After making so much money from World of Warcraft players all over the world, it looks like Blizzard wants to give some of it back. The company has recently announced that it will be hosting an auction to raise money for the St. Jude’s Children...

Snooze iOS app helps you donate to charity

08/18/2011, Let’s face it, there aren’t too many people in this world who actually enjoy waking up to their alarm clock. The rude shock of being woken up in that manner is not a fun experience, as many can attest to that fact, and more often than not, we just end...

DON-8r robot collects money in public areas

04/25/2011, A couple of weeks ago we had a robot beggar that asked for change from people who walk past it – by acting like a cute, pet-like robot. Well now we’ve just received word of another donation-collecting robot in town, and this one’s called...

Real Canon 300mm f/4 L lens turned into a mug

01/25/2011, You might remember those novelty lens mugs that we brought to your attention a while back. If those aren’t realistic enough for you, maybe you’d like to bid for a mug that was created from a real $1,300 Canon 300mm f/4 L lens? The lens isn’t working...

Chrome for a Cause raises $1M in 5 days

12/23/2010, Users who participated in Google’s recent Chrome for a Cause extension should be happy to hear that more than 60 million tabs from December 15th to 19th were opened, effectively raising $1 million on behalf of Google’s partner charities....

Special Edition Monster Beats Headphones Support Charity

05/10/2010, You’ve probably checked out the Monster Beats headphones by Dr. Dre before, and now Dr. Dre, Lady Gaga and Product RED have come up with a special edition of the Beats Solo HD Headphones. Aside from its obvious red color scheme, for every sale of...