Birthday

Facebook tightens iron grip on birthdays with recap videos

Twitter shows some balloons and Snapchat wraps your messages like presents, but Facebook is where people celebrate birthdays online. Now to reinforce itself as the home for your personal content and c

Snapchat Launches Birthday Party, A Duet Of Birthdate-Exclusive Lenses

Today Snapchat announced a new feature called Birthday Party, which is essentially a duet of lenses – one of which can only be used on your birthday, and one that can only be used if snappin

Google Turns 17 Today, Celebrates Its ‘Least Random Birthday’

Here’s something that didn’t pop up for me on Facebook. Happy Birthday Google! Or is it Alphabet? No, it’s Google. The search site now CEO’d by Sundar Pichai is almost an adult

Yahoo To Get Its Iconic San Francisco Billboard Back

Happy 20th Birthday, Yahoo! What did you get, what did you get? I bet there’ll be parties galore. Gifts, prizes. Presents! – A BILLBOARD! A Billboard? – THE Billboard. If you’v

The Next Seven Years For Twitter Hang On Its Ability To Remain A Pure Communication Platform

Twitter turned seven years old today. The company posted a fun video about its history, which we already know plenty about. We’ll get to that later, though. Another thing we know about Twitter i

Happy Birthday, Raspberry Pi! A Chat With Creators Eben And Liz Upton, Pi-Friend Limor Fried

The <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/tag/Raspberry-pi">Raspberry Pi</a> project is one year old today, having launched on February 29, 2012 (they're <a target="_blank" href="http://www.raspberrypi

Wii Milestone: 30 Million Sold

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/08/nintendo_wii_1.jpeg"> <a HREF="http://crunchgear.com/tag/Nintendo">Nintendo</a> just announced that they sold 30 million Wiis - that's on

Old Man Laser: Officially over the hill

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/real-genius.jpg" />Amazingly, the laser is 50 years old today. When it was originally discovered, many scientists felt that the shiny red

Apache httpd is fifteen years old

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/apache-feather.gif" />My buddy <a href="http://twitter.com/rbowen/status/9526901071">Rich tweeted</a> a terse message yesterday afternoon

Lensbaby turns 6 and you get the presents

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/lensbaby-birthday.jpg" />Happy birthday to you! Happy birthday to you! Happy birthday dear Lensbaby! Happy birthday to you!

Happy Birthday, BBS!

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/wwiv-main-620x321.jpg" />WWIV, Wildcat, Celerity -- these hallowed names represent the best of a golden era of communication, back when "

Happy Birthday, LISA!

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/01/Apple-Lisa-1983.jpg" alt="Apple-Lisa-1983" title="Apple-Lisa-1983" />Is it ironic that this $10,000 computer only sold 10,000 units? Rele

Happy Birthday, Linus Torvalds!

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/tuxbday.jpg">Guys! Sshhhhh! Listen. It was <a HREF="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linus_Torvalds">Linus "Linux" Torvalds</a> birthday yest

Happy Birthday, Devin

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/10/chuck_norris_birthday_cake.jpg" />Right now Devin is probably doing Everclear shots and dancing the Macarena with an old woman in a pants

Steve Jobs is 54

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/scaledsteve_jobs1jpg.jpeg">Happy happy! Safari is 4 and Steve Jobs is 54. The beloved head of Apple is eleven years away from retirement

Happy Birthday, Dear CrunchGear

Today is our second birthday. Our cake is a little bare, as you see, so tune in tomorrow for the first of our 10 Days of CrunchGear celebration giveaways and drink a cold one in our honor tonight. Tha

Happy Birthday, John Biggs!

Hey CrunchGear readers! Let’s give a shout out to our Fearless Leader, who’s celebrating his 33rd birthday today. John is the rubber cement that keeps CrunchGear going. He’s the chee

Kid gets real Mario Party… awwwww

Audrey loves her kids very much. For her son Tanner’s birthday she created a Mario-themed party complete with cool invitations, costumes, coin boxes and even Koopa decorations. She bought green

TXT MSG is 15 today

saRAH STFU ALL OF UZZ….IM REALY CONFUSEDDDDD RYT NAW SUM OF U SAY VAGUR IZ GOOD ND SUM SAY IPHONE ROCKZ….OMGG!!!! FUK U IM GTN IPHONE! This is a perfect example of how a pubescent teen spells thes

Blogging Turns Ten This Year

Happy birthday to you, you escaped from a zoo, you look like a monkey, and you smell like one too — HAPPY BIRTHDAY, BLOGGING! Although difficult to pinpoint the exact moment in time that bloggin
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