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She Found Out Her BF Was Unfaithful And Hit Him Where He Would Feel It

4/29/2016 1:13pm EDT
This Woman Found Out Her Boyfriend Was Cheating...And Her Reacti
These days, with social media and texting, it's likely that no matter how hard you try to hide a secret, you're going to leave a trail that someone can pick up on.

One Japanese man learned that lesson the hard way when he got caught cheating by his girlfriend and paid a REALLY steep price.

His girlfriend, Twitter user @foolishnessfly2, sought revenge after she figured out what was going on, and she set out to hit him where it hurt...

His Apple products.

As you can see from the above pic, the guy in question is a pretty loyal customer to the tech company.

So it was easy for his no...
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His Sister Says That The Quote Isn't His, But His Real Words Were...

4/27/2016 5:28pm EDT
Steve Jobs' Sister Comments On His Inspirational Last Words
Much of Steve Jobs' life was shrouded in mystery and privacy, so it shouldn't be news to anyone that his surprisingly sudden death played out the same way.

However, some passages have been shared around the internet that are purported to be the visionary's last words.

The text, in its entirety, is as follows:

The last words of Steve Jobs

I have come to the pinnacle of success in business.
In the eyes of others, my life has been the symbol of success.
However, apart from work, I have little joy. Finally, my wealth is simply a fact to which I am accustomed.
At this time, lying on the h...
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Just Because These Hand Dryers Look Good Doesn't Mean They Get The Job Done

4/19/2016 9:55am EDT
You'll Want To Stop Using These Sleek  Hand Dryers For The Sake
While Dyson makes some pretty attractive products, and their Airblade hand dryers are a staple in high-end restaurants and hotels their effectiveness might not match their good looks, and your health could be at risk.

Over the years, the paper towel industry and Dyson have been in a war of words since each side threatens the other's livelihood. However, most of the studies have been commissioned by the sides themselves, which makes them a little less than objective.

But now the Journal of Applied Microbiology has weighed in on the matter, comparing three different methods of drying yo...
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To protect You From Spam, Facebook Is Probably Blocking Real Messages From People As Well!

4/11/2016 5:55pm EDT
Here's How To Find A Hidden Facebook Folder That's Probably Full
If someone recently has said that they've Facebook messaged you, but you don't see it in your inbox, you might want to check this hidden folder before calling them out on it!

In order to keep your inbox from getting hit with spammy messages, Facebook created a folder that you've possibly never even seen that contains "message requests." You might not even know what a message request is. It's basically an unsolicited message from someone you're not friends with on Facebook.

Sometimes, that message could just be spam. But other times, it could be a message from someone you know, but just a...
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She's Gotta Be A Little Freaked Out By This

4/4/2016 4:01pm EDT
Man Spends $50,000 To Build A VERY Lifelike (And Creepy) Scarlet
A Hong Kong man, Ricky Ma, is making headlines for having spent $50,000 to create a female robot prototype called the Mark 1. The project, which has taken him a year and a half, would be noteworthy for all the right reasons if that was the end of the story.

But it's not.

Its appearance is modeled 100% on American actress Scarlett Johansson.

Even if you don't' agree with modeling a robot on an actress you've never met, you have to admire the guy's tenacity in building a robot of any sort.

He said:

"When I was a child, I liked robots. Why? Because I liked watching animation . All chi...
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Want More Space On Your iPhone? Do This

4/2/2016 5:30pm EDT
This Simple Trick Can Free Up A TON Of Space On Your iPhone
With the amount of pictures we take and the other activities we conduct on our phones, it's no wonder that even those with huge capacities on their phones face storage issues.

Sometimes, removing the data can be tedious. You will often be forced to scroll through different apps, deleting and re-installing. It's not much fun. However, there is one workaround that was discussed in a Reddit thread that seems to do a lot of the heavy lifting for you when it comes to recovering space on your phone.

From user eavesdroppingyou:

Not sure if this is well-known, might be but definitely some peo...
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Heavy Use Of Social Media Linked To Depression

3/25/2016 10:33am EDT
Cell phone user
Young adults who spend a lot of time using social media are more likely to be depressed, according to a new study from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Researchers examined associations between the use of Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Google Plus, Instagram, Snapchat, Reddit, Tumblr, Pinterest, Vine and LinkedIn and depression.

Senior author Brian A. Primack, M.D., Ph.D., director of Pitt’s Center for Research on Media, Technology and Health, explained: "Because social media has become such an integrated component of human interaction, it is important for clinicians interact...
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Want Pizza? DRU The Robot Delivers

3/18/2016 10:47am EDT
Yummy! Robot To Deliver Pizza To Customers In This Lucky Country
How would you feel to have a piping hot pizza delivered to your door via robot? Domino's will be offering the service to some lucky New Zealanders in the near future.

The pizza chain will soon be rolling out its Domino's Robotic Unit (DRU). The robot is three-feet high and has a heated compartment that can hold up to 10 pizzas, according to Phys.org. When ordering, customers will receive a code, and they will use it to unlock the compartment containing their pizza.

DRU can travel up to 12.5 miles before it needs to return to its hub for a recharge. It can travel on both roads and footpath...
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Your iPhone Contains Hundreds Of New Characters You Never Knew About

3/10/2016 9:29am EST
Your iPhone Has A Secret Emoji Keyboard, Here's How You Access I
If you have exhausted your use of the emoticons on hand, or simply can't get enough of them, you'll be happy to know that an entire secret keyboard of emoticons is currently living - no download required - on your iPhone. You just need to know how to access it.

To get the unique, image-y graphics, you'll want to activate the Japanese Kana keyboard.

Getting there is easy enough. It's simply:

Settings > General > Keyboard > Add New Keyboard > Japanese>Kana

After that, you just tap the globe on your standard keyboard, then select the Japanese characters to the left of the emojis. Finall...
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New Technology To Help Amputees Feel Again

3/9/2016 9:44am EST
bionic fingertip
Researchers in Switzerland have developed a bionic fingertip that allows amputees to feel texture with their phantom hands.

Test subject Dennis Aabo Sørensen explained in a new video by EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Federale De Lausanne): "I could tell the difference between rough and smooth. Yeah, that was amazing.

"When the scientists stimulate my nerves I could fee the vibration and sense of touch in my phantom index finger. The touch sensation is quite close to what you feel with your normal finger. You can feel the coarseness of the plates and the gaps and ribs."

The bionic fingertip is...
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