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Google Unveils ‘Star Wars’ Easter Egg

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Google has once again planted a “Star Wars” Easter egg just before “The Force Awakens” hits theaters Dec. 18. If you search, “A long time...

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    Picture of Canadian Sikh Man Photoshopped to Look Like Terrorist Linked to Paris Attacks

    An image of a Canadian Sikh man was Photoshopped to make him look like a terrorist linked to the attacks in Paris that left more... Read more

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    Happiness Research Institute: Quitting Facebook Could Make You Happier

    Earlier this year, Mark Zuckerberg took to Facebook to announce that over 1 billion users had visited the social network in a single day. It was... Read more

  • A female resident orca whale breaches while swimming in Puget Sound near Bainbridge Island as seen from a federally permitted research vessel Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014. Researchers from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration followed about two dozen of the killer whales from J pod through the Sound Saturday after being alerted to their presence the night before. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

    No, SeaWorld Doesn’t Hold Killer Whales in Plastic Bags of Water

    After SeaWorld announced it would end its killer whale show, The Onion decided to take a shot at it. SeaWorld Employees Place Orcas In Plastic... Read more

  • An honor guard prepares to participate in the 70th anniversary D-Day commemoration at the WWII Memorial on the National Mall June 6, 2014 in Washington, DC. On Oct. 10, Orange County veterans took an honor flight to D.C. to visit the memorial.  (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

    What’s Closed Veterans Day 2015? Best Buy, Home Depot, Safeway, Publix, Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods Hours

    Veterans Day is Wednesday, Nov. 11, and many are wondering what’s open or closed.  The good news is that the vast, vast majority of retailers... Read more

  • A light from a Navy unarmed missile is seen over Thousand Oaks, Calif., on Nov. 7, 2015. The Navy fired an unarmed missile from a submarine off the coast of Southern California on Saturday, creating a bright light that streaked across the state and was visible as far away as Nevada and Arizona. (Eddy Hartenstein/Los Angeles Times via AP)

    ‘Alien’ Found in San Jose in ‘UFO Sighting’ Likely a Newborn Deer – Photo, Video

    Photos currently being shared en masse on Facebook are likely of a newborn deer–not an “alien,” as many were claiming. Some people claimed the creature was... Read more

  • Signage hangs from a closed Chipotle restaurant in Portland, Ore., Monday, Nov. 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)

    Chipotle E. Coli Outbreak Leaves 39 Sickened

    Chipotle is grappling with an E. coli problem. Washington State Department of Health and the Oregon Health Authority are working with the U.S. Centers for... Read more

  • Packages in a Post Office in Atlanta on Feb. 7, 2013. The U.S. Postal Service on Friday reported a net loss of $1.5 billion during the first three months of this year, noting that while more people are using its shipping and package services, it's costly to do and revenues from other products have declined. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

    Secret Sister Gift Exchange: Is It Real or a Scam?

    You may have seen it on Facebook: a post that promises a “secret sister gift exchange” that allows you to get 36 gifts in exchange... Read more

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    What You Should Know About Facebook’s Searchable Public Posts

    Facebook has always been a network primarily focused on the posts and information shared within a (relatively) tight community of individuals. If you were looking... Read more

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    Steve Burns of ‘Blue’s Clues’ Isn’t Dead, So What Actually Happened To Him?

    For some reason, Steve Burns, the former star children’s TV show “Blue’s Clues,” has been subjected to a litany of hoaxes over the years. And... Read more

  • Robert Kyncl, YouTube Chief Business Officer, speaks about music as YouTube unveils "YouTube Red," a new subscription service, at YouTube Space LA offices on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)

    YouTube Red Creators to Get Paid During Free Trial Period

    Wednesday saw the launch of YouTube Red, the video streaming website’s premium subscription service. For $9.99 a month, subscribers can watch YouTube videos without ads,... Read more

  • Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos presents the company's first smartphone, the Fire Phone, on June 18, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.(David Ryder/Getty Images)

    Amazon and the Sisyphean Battle Against Fake Web Reviews

    In early October, Amazon slapped more than a thousand people with a lawsuit for writing fake reviews on its website. The lawsuit didn’t name the... Read more

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    Photo: Student Comforts Man With Special Needs on Crowded Bus

    Godfrey Coutto is being lauded for his random act of kindness after he held the hand of a man with special needs in the middle... Read more

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    The Black Dot Campaign Was Shut Down After Critics Said It Might Be Harmful

    If you have seen pictures of someone with a black dot on their hand, it’s pretty complicated. The Black Dot campaign was started to help... Read more

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    Dutch Man Goes Around At Night ‘Upgrading’ Random People’s Cars With Cardboard

    Photographer Max Siedentopf apparently goes around the streets of Amsterdam and finds cars to “upgrade” with pieces of cardboard. He then takes photos of the... Read more

  • This June 11, 2014 file photo shows Facebook's "like" symbol at the entrance to the company's campus in Menlo Park, Calif. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

    Facebook’s ‘Dislike’ Button Has a Twist That No One Saw Coming

    You’ll now be able to tell your friends that you dislike something they’ve posted on Facebook, although doing so won’t just be a matter of... Read more

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    Facebook: Easy Way to Make Your Profile Invisible

    Look, you can admit it. You’re a Facebook stalker. You want to see what everyone else is up to, but you don’t want to show... Read more

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