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Apple addresses why people are saying their iPhones with older batteries are running ‘slower’

Because of a Reddit post and the loose interpretation of subsequent benchmark tests posted by Primate Labs’ John Poole, the "Apple throttles old iPhones" meme has reared its ugly head again. The gis

PixTeller makes designers (almost) obsolete

PixTeller is a unique little service. Created by a Romanian web designer, Alexandru Roznovat, it is a sort of instant design studio with plenty of ready-made templates so you can create clever Instagr

Stroy Moyd’s dating show in an Uber goes from meme to mainstream

For years, Oakland-based stand-up comic Stroy Moyd has been driving for Uber and Lyft part-time to generate supplemental income. It’s a familiar story to anyone in a creative industry — ev

FuckJerry launches ‘What Do You Meme?’ card game on Kickstarter

FuckJerry, the social media sensation that has taken Instagram by storm, has today launched his first physical product in the form of a card game. Not unlike Cards Against Humanity, ‘What Do You

Why The Stick Figure Meme Caught On So Fast And Why We Hate It So Much

The “Be Like Me” meme (that stick figure about [insert name here] blowing up on your Facebook feed) is the latest viral hit glorifying our greatness – and it’s annoying the hel

The Ice Bucket Challenge, By The Numbers

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has shown that other things besides Grumpy Cats and silly dance videos can go viral – even charitable giving. And while some questioned if having people dumping bu

To Meme, Or Not to Meme, That Is The (Startup) Question

Smart B2B companies have long known that winning big was predicated on redefining the rules of competition to your advantage over incumbent vendors. A more difficult question is whether you want to ow

Hitler Is As Angry As Ron Conway About Angelgate

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/screen-shot-2010-09-23-at-11-22-10-pm.png" />Hey so I just woke up from my afternoon nap <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2010/09/23/angel

Three variations of the Three Wolves t-shirt meme

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/three-ewoks-shirt.jpg" />The Three Wolves shirt gained fame after it started collecting a bunch of clever reviews, and quickly became a b

Birth of a meme: Goldeneye Dance

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/04/goldeneye_ver2.jpg">Mark my words, friends: this is this summer's meme. We'll be watching these videos for a few months then in about Aug

First 150 apps in OSX, now 108 in Vista, and tomorrow? Crysis on Android.

I think we all knew when this joker decided to run 150 apps at once on his MacBook Pro (actually close to 95, not that that isn’t a lot). A Windows fan has put up a video of Vista running 108 ap