12/19/2013, What do you do when you’re rich beyond belief and with more money than you and your family could spend in several lifetimes? Start a charity? Fund research that improves the lives of those in poor living conditions? Play secret Santa with the folks at Reddit? Well if you said yes to all of the above, you’d pretty much be living out the life of Bill Gates, whom to one […]
06/27/2013, Imgur has announced it has launched its own meme generator.
05/02/2013, If you’re an avid user of the Internet, we’re sure you’ve stumbled onto Reddit in one way or another. The extremely popular social news site has eaten away hundreds of hours, days, months and even years of time for its most dedicated users and it looks like Google Glass users can expect to waste as much time on that platform as they already do on their computers and mobile devices. Google […]
04/21/2013, The self-styled “front page of the Internet” was not working for some time, as the site itself underwent a flood of traffic that has been attributed to what is known as a “distributed denial of service attack”, or a malicious DDoS attack in short, which resulted in the social site’s servers huffing and puffing away as it tried to keep up. Needless to say, there were certain quarters who speculated […]
03/07/2013, Apple’s retail stores usually have that clean and surgical look to them, but it fits well with the rest of their products. That being said, if you visit an Apple retail store in the future and have a burning desire to sit on those comfortable-looking black seats usually reserved for kids, you might want to rethink that. According to a post on Reddit by an ex-Apple employee, he claims that […]
12/21/2012, Reddit’s annual Secret Santa gift-giving program has managed to etch itself a place in the Guinness Book of World Records after setting a new world record with 58,504 participants, picking up the gong of “Largest Online Secret Santa Game” along the way. On average, Reddit users (“Redditors”, as they are called) spent approximately $25 per gift, amounting to more than $1.4 million gifts for fellow Redditors. Basically, if you want […]
11/06/2012, UPDATE 1 (6:03PM EST): There’s another machine in Pennsylvania doing the exact same thing. This morning, Reddit user centralpavoter posted a video that purported to show a malfunctioning voting machine in Pennsylvania, a key “swing” state. But the most concerning part of the video (embedded after the jump) is that it showed someone repeatedly trying to vote for Obama on a digital touchscreen, but the computer instead locks in a vote for Mitt Romney. This […]
05/24/2012, Some people do complain that they get sea-sick when sleeping on a water bed, but that is such old news. Now a Reddit user with the handle ‘mememetatata’ has come up with a creation as wacky as the nickname. With $1,000, he built a floating bed that can comfortably sleep one person due to the fact that two people would make the rig collapse. The bed is held up by […]