For schools, replacing books with tablets always sounds like a great idea in the planning stages. They probably think that they’re going to save so much and having kids carry less books is going to be less of a burden to their health. But there’s only one problem that could tarnish a school’s plan: tablets that don’t work. Read More
eBay is apologizing after several items, supposedly from the Holocaust, surfaced on the auction site and turned out to be terrible PR. Thirty items of memorabilia, including a uniform of a Polish baker that was going for $20,000, were pulled from the site after an investigation from the Read More
Reporting site bugs to Facebook can earn you at least $500. Report one to Google, and you’re guaranteed at least $100. Just don’t go crying to Yahoo because you’ll be lucky to get a half-used gift card to the Hard Rock Cafe. Actually, that’s on the generous side. Someone reported an error that exposed a site vulnerability and received $12.50…that’s only redemable at the company store. Read More
Fed up seeing your ex swooning over another woman, fresh on the heels of your breakup? One Houston woman decided to take matters into her own hands, and instead of just Facebook stalking both of them, posted the photo and address of her ex’s new girlfriend in a Craigslist ad soliciting sex. Read More
Do you have a startling lack of middle-aged men in your life? Did your dad stop passive aggressively communicating his disappointment to you via email? Did creepy guys on the subway with wedding rings stuffed onto their sausage fingers stop sniffing your hair? Did your boss and your boss’s boss and his boss’s boss all magically get replaced by women? Japan has the solution for you. Read More
If you needed another reason not to text and drive, this should do it.
A Maryland woman lost control of her car and plunged into a lake Tuesday because she was distracted on her phone. Read More
Robbery, harassment, arson, murder: these are all legitimate reasons to call 911. Do you know what is not a legitimate reason to call 911? Cuz somebody in your movie screening won’t put down their cell phone. Read More