Texting While Driving Ad: Will BRUTAL Spot From NTSB Get Message Across?

Texting While Driving Ad: Will BRUTAL Spot From NTSB Get Message Across?

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration kicked off National Distracted Driving Awareness Month with a jarring 30-second ad you have to see to believe.

Its shock value is meant as a scare tactic, undoubtedly, but the realism of how even one careless texting while driving incident can be deadly is equally undeniable.

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Oscar Mayer Invents Bacon-Scented Alarm Clock, World Rejoices

Oscar Mayer Invents Bacon-Scented Alarm Clock, World Rejoices

The brilliant people at Oscar Mayer have out-brillianted themselves.

They figured the one sure way to get people out of bed in the morning is with the sound - and smell - of bacon cooking. Because if there is one thing Americans love more than sleep, it's bacon.

Posted in: Food
Google Olympic Homepage Doodle: What Do You Think?

Google Olympic Homepage Doodle: What Do You Think?

Google's home page is not only celebrating the start of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, they're taking a stand for equality. 

Their latest Doodle represents sports from the Winter Olympics in its letters. The images are set in front of a series of rainbow colors from the gay pride flag, a probable nod to Russia's stance on gay rights.

Posted in: Sochi Olympics
Look, Ma, No Hands! Steeri, World's First Driverless App, Debuts

Look, Ma, No Hands! Steeri, World's First Driverless App, Debuts

Another wave of the future is upon us: Handsfree driving!

For those who need to eek out just a little more productivity in their day or just want to peruse Facebook on their morning commute without worrying about mowing down a crosswalk full of five year olds, look no further than Steeri, the world's first driverless app*!

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The iPad Bouncy Seat: Good Idea or Everything Wrong With The World?

The iPad Bouncy Seat: Good Idea or Everything Wrong With The World?

When it comes to baby gear, the market is full of products many parents must have. Like a car seat, diapers, blankets, onesies, and wine. (For the parents, not the baby. FYI.)

Then there are products companies will market as must haves which are probably just really, really bad ideas.

Posted in: Kids
Amazon Prime Air Drone Delivery System Isn't Science Fiction

Amazon Prime Air Drone Delivery System Isn't Science Fiction

Amazon Prime really could put Santa out of business with its drone delivery service, aptly being called Amazon Prime Air. The service, which is currently in research and development, could have packages on peoples' doorsteps in under half an hour.

That's faster than many can get a pizza delivered. Score one for Amazon! And just imagine being able to get those amazing Cyber Monday Deals delivered same day! 

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Candy Crush Saga Turns One Year Old, Distracts 500 Million People!

Candy Crush Saga Turns One Year Old, Distracts 500 Million People!

Candy Crush Saga turns one year old today. In that time, it has been downloaded more than half a billion times and played more than 151 billion times.

That's about 200 times per download! If you're familiar with the mobile game, you're likely not surprised by those totals. You know you contribute to them.

Posted in: Video Games
Selfies: Which Celebrities Post the Most?

Selfies: Which Celebrities Post the Most?

Selfies. Some call the burgeoning trend of online photo self portraits a major symptom of a self-centered, self-important, narcissistic, vain, "me" generation.

Others argue it's harmless fun, or even a way for an individual to "brand" themselves, as in maintain total control on how they are represented online.

Posted in: Selfie