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Learn How to Block Your Ex and More in Facebook's Cute, Quirky Tutorial Videos

Editing posts, untagging photos, etc.

Facebook, at long last, finally seems to be getting the hang of the whole advertising thing. In addition to the pleasantly whimsical "Say Anything Better" ads, which have been rolling out…

This Japanese Cellphone Company's Shrimp Gun Will Make Your Day

Ready, aim, fry

We came here from the Internet as fast as we could to tell you of a brand-new development in seafood technology: the fried shrimp gun. With flour, egg yolk, tempura…

10 Ad Mascots You Probably Didn't Know Were Related to Kermit the Frog

The many commercial creations of Jim Henson's Creature Studio

Jim Henson creations have a storied history in advertising, going back to the 1950s, when a violent proto-Kermit pitched Wilkins Coffee with 10-second TV spots. Tappy, the latest creation from Jim…

XKCD Live-Sketched the Comet Landing Every Few Minutes for 12 Incredible Hours

The result: a 142-frame flipbook of real-time genius

If you missed the excitement and tension of Wednesday's Philae lander completing its 10-year journey to a comet's surface, here's a pretty fantastic way to relive it. Web cartoonist Randall Munroe,…

HP Celebrates Human Hands in This Ad for Its Wild New 3-D Touch Computer

Sprout blends virtual and physical

We rely on our hands to get us through our various daily projects, whether it's typing on a computer, creating works of art or instructing others to follow a plan.…

Here's Why Facebook Never Created a 'Dislike' Button

Liking is universal, but negativity takes many forms, creator explains

As anyone who's posted something ostensibly insightful on Reddit knows, watching your comment get downvoted into a negative abyss can leave you feeling stung and downright pissed off. That's exactly the…

This Interactive Time Capsule Wants to Grant You Immortality as a Digital Avatar

Yourbot preserves your persona for posterity

Today's cool but slightly horrifying vision of the future comes courtesy of Yourbot, which is a combination of a digital time capsule and man's search for immortality. Yourbot is a service…

Why Settle for a Standing Desk When You Could Have This Giant Hamster Wheel?

Now march, drones!

Do you like the modern sensibility of a standing desk but wish it also served as a constant reminder of your work life's soul-crushing drudgery? Well then I've got good…

How to Use Animated GIFs on Twitter (While Muttering Obscenities Every Step of the Way)

We tested three approaches and found them all lacking

Some people think animated GIFs are stupid. Some find them charming. Possibly because of this rift, Twitter seems caught in a pictorial purgatory that makes everyone unhappy. Like it or not,…

Wearable Tech Jumps the Pink, Sparkly Shark With Ridiculous Selfie Sombrero

Oh, is the end nigh

Welp, how did we not see this a few weeks ago at London's Fashion Week? Of course, if we'd seen it then, we'd already be in the bunker prepping for a…

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