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These Jeans Are 20% Plastic Bottles and Food Trays

10/31/2012, Recycling is great, but there’s a point where it stops being beneficial to the environement and starts being a marketing term. Levi’s new jeans, from the Waste Less line, fall firmly into the latter category: supposedly they’re made out...

Go And Google a Scary Movie for a Fun Easter Egg

10/31/2012, Here’s something to do if you can’t get enough Halloween: go to Google, search for your favorite scary movie, and watch the bats fly. Not content with an interactive Google Doodle on the front page today, it has also thrown in a fun easter...

Facebook May Be Ditching The Two-Column Timeline Design

10/31/2012, If you were to go back a year, you’d see a whole lot of rage directed towards the Facebook timeline redesign. If you were to ask today, many Facebook users wouldn’t even remember the controversy. However, seems like Facebook didn’t...

Kickstarter launches in the U.K.

10/31/2012, Kickstarter, the popular crowd-funding website for innovative and creative projects, is branching out in the U.K. In an interview with BBC, Kickstarter co-founder Yancey Strickler said that one of the most requested features it has received so far is to...

Netherlands to install heated bike paths for winter

10/31/2012, Few towns in Netherlands are reportedly considering heating their bike paths, now that winter is coming. According to the local news publication De Telegraaf, a group called Dutch Cyclists Union are deeply interested in installing underground pipes on...

Mickey Mouse Owns Darth Vader, Star Wars 7 Coming in 2015

10/30/2012, This is still breaking, but massive media conglomerate Disney has bought Lucasfilm, the company behind Star Wars. Disney bought Pixar in 2006 and Marvel in 2009, so they’re no strangers to massive purchases. However, the worst (or best, if you...

Notorious Cyberspy Caught By His Own Malware

10/30/2012, The nation of Georgia discovered a botnet trying to steal sensitive government documents, and what did they do? They gave the cyber-spy a taste of his own medicine, infecting his computer with the very same software he was targeting governments with. His...

Starbucks in-store wireless smartphone charging debuts in Boston

10/30/2012, Folks in Boston who love drinking coffee while modding with their smartphones will be happy to know that Starbucks has just rolled out a series of wireless smartphone charging stations in Boston. The world-renowned Italian-style coffeehouse chain has...

Google now has more than 700,000 apps on Google Play

10/30/2012, In today’s consumer electronics market, the battle isn’t just about hardware. Software, in the form of applications, also play a crucial role in the competition. That is why companies like Apple and Google are constantly developing new apps to...

Smart Highway in the Netherlands glows in the dark

10/30/2012, Designer and innovator Daan Roosegaarde and Heijmans Infrastructure have teamed up to come up with a potential life saver – where they have called it a ‘Smart Highway’ prototype which will be able to make roads a whole lot safer for drivers, and...