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  • Off The Menu: Secret Menu App

    Off The Menu: Secret Menu App

    As we all know, some secret menus are more secret than others. For those extra-secret menus, you used to need to know someone at the restaurant or an experienced customer – but now there’s the Off The Menu app, which can set you up with all the secret menu items you could want in restaurant-heavy […]

  • Estately Releases Map of Embarrassing Google Searches by State

    Estately Releases Map of Embarrassing Google Searches by State

    It’s tempting to think of the United States of America as one monolithic entity, but in reality it’s made up of a lot of different subcultures, all with their own obsessions and anxieties. Want proof? The home search app Estately has released a map documenting the most embarrassing Google searches by state, and they couldn’t […]

  • 121-Year-Old Whiskey Found in Scottish Time Capsule

    121-Year-Old Whiskey Found in Scottish Time Capsule

    Alcohol is not one of the standard-issue time capsule components, maybe because no one wants to waste good liquor on their descendants. But someone went against the standard formula over a hundred years ago, and now we have a newly-surfaced bottle of 121-year-old whiskey as a result. The bottle, which is unfortunately sans label so […]

  • Rolly Keyboard by LG Rolls Up From Nearly Full Size

    Rolly Keyboard by LG Rolls Up From Nearly Full Size

    New from LG is another piece of evidence that in 5-10 years we will all be living in a cartoon universe. It’s the Rolly Keyboard, a full-size keyboard for mobile devices so-named for its ability to roll up into a much smaller compact form for transport. The Rolly Keyboard boats a 17mm key pitch (the […]

  • ‘Tacopedia': A Taco Education in One Volume

    ‘Tacopedia': A Taco Education in One Volume

    If you think about it, tacos are kind of like edible books – tortilla binding, meat, vegetable, and cheese pages, maybe an avocado bookmark or something. I bring up this analogy as a kind of segue into Tacopedia, which is probably the only taco book you’ll ever need on your shelf or coffee table. Tacopedia […]

  • Porn Star Catfight: Porn Set Video From 2013 Surfaces (Video)

    Porn Star Catfight: Porn Set Video From 2013 Surfaces (Video)

    It is one of my great regrets in life that I’ve never visited a porn set, but nevertheless I have my own impression of what the atmosphere on one must be like – laid back, relaxed, and hopefully liberally air-freshened. But a video from 2013 now making the rounds shows the dark side of the […]

  • M: Facebook Announces Siri-Like “Personal Digital Assistant”

    M: Facebook Announces Siri-Like “Personal Digital Assistant”

    Apple’s Siri really took off like wildfire, becoming a pop culture phenomenon in addition to a convenient way to get directions or answer simple questions. Now Facebook is doing Siri one better with its own “personal digital assistant” that will be gradually rolled out within Facebook Messenger. It’s called, simply, M. Fritz Lang connotations aside, […]

  • YouTube Gaming: Video Site Launches Video Game Streaming Arm

    YouTube Gaming: Video Site Launches Video Game Streaming Arm

    There’s a hugely popular and lucrative subculture out there devoted to the live streaming and commentary of video games, and YouTube has finally gotten serious about getting in on the action. And so we have the launch of YouTube Gaming, YouTube’s attempt to compete with services like Twitch. In addition to live streaming, YouTube Gaming […]