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Instagrams’s New Terms of Service: Sell Photos without Pay to Owners

Filed in Internet & Online Business, Social Networks, World by on December 19, 2012 0 Comments

What would you feel if you see your photos in an ad without notification from Instagram, more, no payment or even percentage of what they are being paid for? Well, this is the new meaning of the terms of Instagram. As we all know that Facebook bought Instagram so that people will be able to […]

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$7.4 Million Worth of Gold Coins Left By Loner Man in Nevada

Filed in United States, World by on December 19, 2012 0 Comments

The death of Walter Samaszko Jr went unknown to all and all that changed when a crew was sent to clean his house. But then found a large stashed of gold coins which came from Austria, Mexico and even United States. It occupies almost two wheelbarrows which is more or less 7.4 million in value. […]

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Helicopter found 8 years later after crash in New Zealand (Photo)

Filed in News, World by on November 22, 2012 0 Comments

Eight years later after crash in Wellington, New Zealand, a helicopter was spotted by another helicopter pilot. Located in rugged terrain at the edge of the original search area, the helicopter that went missing in New Zealand eight years ago was carrying a local pilot and a British backpacking tourist. Helicopter found 8 years later […]

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UK names “omnishambles” as Word of the Year

Filed in News, United Kingdom, World by on November 15, 2012 0 Comments

Coined by the BBC political comedy show The Thick Of It to describe a situation that is in complete shambles, the word Omnishambles was named by Oxford University Press as UK’s Word of the Year. Omnishambles describes ”a situation that has been comprehensively mismanaged, characterized by a string of blunders and miscalculations.” The word may be new to […]

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World’s Rarest Whale: spade-toothed beaked whale seen for first time in New Zealand

Filed in Animals, Science, World by on November 6, 2012 0 Comments

World’s rarest whale that is almost unknown to science has been seen for the first time after two individuals; a mother  (17 feet or 5.3 meters long) and her male calf (11 feet  or 3.5 m long) were stranded and died on Opape Beach on the North Island of New Zealand. A report in the November 6th issue […]

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93-year-old bodybuilder Charles Eugster is the world’s oldest bodybuilder (video)

Filed in Amazing Stories, Sports, World by on November 5, 2012 0 Comments

A 93-year old bodybuilder Dr. Charles Eugster amazingly exercises 3 to 4 times a week. He began his passion to become fit six years ago. “I want to turn the heads of the sexy young 70-year-old girls on the beach”, he says. Anxious he might get fat, he hired former Mr. Universe to become his […]

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Hurricane Sandy left Manhattan in the dark; but the lights are still shining at Goldman Sachs (Photos)

Filed in News, United States, World by on November 3, 2012 0 Comments

Amid the chaotic news coverage of Hurricane Sandy, a photo of Goldman Sachs‘s 200 West Street headquarters made the rounds. The lights were off at the Freedom Tower in Lower Manhattan, but Goldman Sachs still managed to keep their lights on as of an hour ago. Goldman’s building lit by a backup generator while many buildings […]

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Hurricane Sandy puts big websites down

Hurricane Sandy didn’t spare the internet! Data centers and servers powering many websites were also hit, knocking popular websites offline for hours. Datagram, the Internet service provider based in New York City that powers news sites like Gawker.com, Huffingtonpost.com, and Buzzfeed.com turned out as the biggest casualty. When its servers went down on Monday night due to flooding, the sites it […]

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World’s thinnest house is in Poland

Filed in Amazing Stories, Lifestyle, World by on October 26, 2012 0 Comments

New York and San Francisco’s micro-apartments are out; Poland’s tiny house is in! Wedged in an alleyway between two apartment blocks, the ‘world’s thinnest house’ already opened this Sunday in Warsaw. The triangular abode is 33 feet long and 5 feet wide at its widest point. In some places it narrows to just 3 feet. According to […]

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Polish pup set to break world record as smallest dog

Filed in Animals, World by on October 25, 2012 0 Comments

After Beyonce, the tiny pup who fit in a tablespoon at her birth in March and at two weeks old was just the size of an iPhone, and Milly, the pint-sized Chihuahua from Puerto Rico who had to be fed with an eyedropper when she was born in January and stood just 3 inches tall at three months, here […]

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Presidential Debate 2012: Watch the face off between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney live

Filed in Events, Featured, Politics, United States, World by on October 16, 2012 0 Comments

Watch the second 2012 Presidential Debate live online tonight between Democratic incumbent President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney which will take place at Hofstra University today, October 16, 2012 at 9 p.m. EDT Second Presidential Debate 2012 will be hosted and moderated by CNN Chief Political Correspondent Candy Crowley. The  second Presidential Debate […]

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Felix Baumgartner’s Supersonic Space Jump the Lego version (video)

Filed in Amazing Stories, Video, World by on October 16, 2012 0 Comments

Felix Baumgartner, a skydiver from Australia, made a freefall jump at 128,097 feet (around 39,045 meters) above the Earth’s surface last Sunday, October 14, 2012 in Roswell, New Mexico. Baumgartner‘s breath taking  free fall broke a lot of records. The highest altitude free fall ever made The longest free-fall ever made Greatest Freefall Distance Breaking […]

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