The Chrome Extension That Bans The Word “Millennials”

1. A sample of a de-millennial-ized webpage: View this image › 2. LINK “Millenials Begone” Chrome Extension chrome.google.com Are you sick of the word “millennials”? No? If not, please dial 911 because you are clearly near dead from playing some sick David Carradine choke out game. For the rest of humanity, a hero has arisen: […]

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The “Bat Computer” That’s Going To Be In Every Cop’s Pocket

View this image › A group of San Francisco police cadets, a handful of app developers, venture capitalist Ron Conway, SF Mayor Ed Lee and various police leaders gathered in an auditorium to announce a program that would put SF policing at the cutting edge of technology-assisted crime data collection is not a place where […]

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Is @horse_ebooks Running For President??

1. Play this first: Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=egzfvjy6sqk. 2. Then scroll slowly: View this image › rubbrcat.tumblr.com I’d vote for him. 3. LINK Curated by Robbercat/rubbrcat rubbrcat.tumblr.com 4. LINK via Ryan ryanhatesthis.tumblr.com Read more: http://buzzfeed.com/jwherrman/is-horseebooks-running-for-president

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BlackBerry Is A Failed State

View this image › John Gara / BuzzFeed BlackBerry, as BlackBerry users know it, is finished. The company that was almost single-handedly responsible for the creation of always-on mobile culture but stopped short of winning the smartphone race is facing some grim options. The company, now, is a shadow of its former self; soon, it […]

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Account Linked To Adam Lanza Reveals Shooting Game Obsession

View this image › Yesterday, the Hartford Courant revealed much about the online presence of Newtown killer Adam Lanza, including the fact that Lanza appears to have participated in a chatroom for a gaming clan. Based on these postings, Lanza seems to have posted under the username “Kaynbred.” The chatroom is devoted to the free-to-play […]

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9 Things You Must Do When An Online Date Goes IRL

View this image › Illustration by Leslie Wood for BuzzFeed Sooo, congratulations! You’ve written an excellent online dating profile, sent a really nice message and another human being responded (positively!) Now what? 1. Meet sooner rather than later View this image › memecrunch.com You’re both ostensibly online dating to find someone to actually spend time […]

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Why Remix Culture Needs New Copyright Laws

View this image › In February of 2010, Andy Baio got a nasty letter asking for $175,000. It came from Harmon & Seidman LLC, a law firm that represents creative professionals. The firm was alleging copyright infringement, and asking for “either statutory damages up to $150,000 for each infringement at the jury’s discretion and reasonable […]

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