Spying on a Significant Other Is Becoming an Acceptable Form of Social…

So. A new online dating survey of 2,000 lonesome souls found out some pretty salient information, which is that there are quite a few Americans who apparently think that it's fine to sift through a significant other's emails, texts and browsing history. More than a third of the survey's respondents said that they'd be… » 8/26/12 10:30pm 8/26/12 10:30pm

Even Though We Know Better, We Can't Stop Sexting

OMG, America. Apparently we have learned nothing from all of the recent sexting incidents and scandals because a new survey has found that nearly 1 in 5 smartphone owners say they've used it for sexting. The biggest sextual messengers were men between the ages of 18 to 34 and women between 35 and 44. And in case you… » 6/07/12 10:00am 6/07/12 10:00am

Want to Obsess About Your Skin? There’s an App for That

As anyone who's spent any time peering into the mirror inspecting every inch of their face can tell you, it's easy to obsess for hours about the size of your pores, every tiny pock or mark, and, of course, wrinkles. Well, naturally there's now an iPhone app to assist you with the poring over of your pores. It's called… » 6/05/12 9:00pm 6/05/12 9:00pm

Amazing Dog Saves His Own Life by Calling 911

You might as well start shrieking now, that's how insanely heart-exploding this story is. George, a two-year-old very adorable Basset Hound, was home alone in England and somehow got himself tangled up in a phone cord and started choking. He then did something amazing: he managed to dial 999 (the British equivalent of… » 3/28/12 10:30am 3/28/12 10:30am

Vibrating Tattoos for the Mind-Bogglingly Lazy

If you thought the constant wearing of Bluetooth headsets was bad, just wait until we all have vibrating tattoos. That totally sounds like a made up product that some company tries to sell you on April Fool's Day, but it's actually a real thing that Nokia just patented that will allow you to connect wirelessly to your… » 3/21/12 10:00am 3/21/12 10:00am

Imagine, if You Will, a World Where You Can Play Tiny Tower During…

Frequent air travelers, rejoice! That painful period during take-off and landing when you're not allowed to use your electronic devices might soon be a lot more bearable. The Federal Aviation Administration said yesterday that it will work with airlines and other involved parties to find a way to determine whether… » 3/20/12 10:20am 3/20/12 10:20am

Your Phone Is Making You Into a Terrible Person


Anyone who spends any time in public knows that there are any number of ways a cell phone can turn a person into an asshole, but now science has discovered yet another way that phones are ruining us and destroying our social fabric. It turns out, according to a study from the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith… » 2/21/12 10:00am 2/21/12 10:00am

One Middle School Makes the Brave Decision to Ban Uggs


Starting tomorrow, students at Pottstown Middle School in Pennsylvania won't be allowed to come to school wearing their Uggs (or any fuzzy, open-top boots, for that matter). No, the boots have not been banned because they cause sluttiness, and it's not by order of the fashion police either. The school has forbidden… » 1/29/12 8:00pm 1/29/12 8:00pm

Women With Long Nails Say No To iPhones • Heinz Pulls "Gay-Kiss" Mayo Ad

Women with long fingernails hate the design of the iPhone because it is difficult to use. • The vaccine for HPV, an STD that can sometimes lead to cervical cancer, has yet to reach India where cervical cancer is the most common type of cancer in women. • Animal rights activists in India condemned the arrest of a man… » 6/24/08 5:20pm 6/24/08 5:20pm