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Steve Jobs 2003 Trashing Steve Jobs 2010 [Retromodo]

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Tablets are great for “a bunch of rich guys who want to have a third computer.” That’s just one of the many pearls coming out of Steve Jobs ‘ mouth in this 2003 interview. A must watch before the WWDC’10 keynote. More

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The iPhone App Store Scams [Rant]

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Banning a Pulitzer-winning cartoonist’s app? OK. Force the change of editorial content of a fashion magazine because it shows some lingerie?

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Guatemalan Sinkhole Video Is Just as Scary as the Photos [Science]

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Finally, someone got a helicopter and filmed the Guatemalan Gates of Hell . The 200-feet deep sinkhole—which swallowed a clothing factory—was caused by tropical storm Agatha’s torrential rains.

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HP Meant They’re Just Expanding From Smartphones, Not Ditching Them [Hp]

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When HP CEO Mark Hurd said that HP didn’t buy Palm to be in the smartphone business , he apparently didn’t mean that the company is ditching that market. According to a statement by HP, they’re just expanding from that point: More

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The Space Shuttle’s 12 Nightmare Scenarios [Fx]

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Created by amateur special effects artist The Faking Hoaxer , this video shows the Space Shuttle in 12 different horrifying situations, be it breached or exploding at launch. It’s real enough to be stomach-churning.

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Japanese Subway iPad Users Use Ingenious Trick To Hide iPad Shame [Japan]

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The perfect way to both minimize your muggability, and enhance your sophistication in the eyes of those who aren’t quite as technologically accepting as us. Plus, perfect padding in case you get bumped into and drop your iPad.

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Download the Official 64-Bit Firefox Pre-release Now [Software]

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If you’re willing to be a guinea pig and you want a 64-bit version of Firefox to match your 64-bit version of Windows, Mozilla has made their Firefox 64 pre-release available for download. More

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Four Egg Cartons Form This Cute Desk Lamp [Design]

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After soaking four egg cartons in water, designer Victor Vetterlein pours the pulp onto a template making this lamp that takes a few days to dry, its halves held together by a few aluminum screws. [ VictorVetterlein via MocoLoco via boingboing ] More

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Sony Wants Your Cat To Use Twitter, Too [Twitter]

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When we said we thought Sony has lost its way , we didn’t mean for them to go and invent a tweeting-cat-device. However, their science laboratories research arm has shown off just that. Sigh. More

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South Africa’s Soundproof Stadium For the World Cup [WorldCup]

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When the World Cup kicks off in South Africa , 69,070 soccer fans inside Cape Town Stadium will scream at the top of their lungs. But thanks to some clever engineering, the people living nearby will hear hardly a peep.

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