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IHave50Dollars Is An App.net For People With $50

Do you have $50? Do you trust strangers with it? Do you like paying for evanescent access to a service you may never use? Then <s><a target="_blank" href="https://join.app.net">App.net</a></s> <a targ

Casual Friday: Shock mouse costs $6, returns priceless fun until you get bored of it

  If you thought you had to travel all the way to Chinatown to pick up a fake mouse that shocks unsuspecting computer users, think again! Thanks to the magic of “the Internet” you can buy you

Annoy your friends by sending a fake Obama vice-president text message

Want to annoy your friends today? Go to any of those Web sites (or your provider’s own text messaging page) that allow you to send a text message, then send a message saying Barack Obama has cho

‘Image Fulgurator’ ruins photos with hilarious results

Skip ahead to about the two minute mark in the above video to see an example of what the Image Fulgurator actually does. It’s basically a device that projects your favorite messages onto various sur

Video: The Stunning Camera will shock you, your family, your friends

Are you mean? Are you a mean, mean person? Do you like to see your friends and loved ones in pain? If so, watch the video above and hit the link below to see how to make your own stunning camera. If t

HTC Magnum: Well played, Portugal. Well played.

Remember that post about the HTC Magnum yesterday? The giant tablet phone thingy with a 30-hour battery? It’s fake. Can you believe it?! Portuguese jokesters over at Pocketpt.net had apparently

Hackers detonate fake nuke on live news; Czech Republic is so not amused

Hackers are an annoyance usually, but sometimes they pull a funny or tricky prank, and then I must stand up and politely applaud. Sadly, they sometimes get caught. Such is the case of six ill-fated ha

Apple Charges $5 to Enter Apple Store? (Actually, No It Doesn't. It's a Joke.)

At the time of this writing, 763 people dugg a BBspot story claiming that Apple had started charging $5 to enter Apple Stores. The theory behind the move was that it’d discourage people from cro

Alltel Adds City ID Enhanced Caller ID Function: Identifies Unknown Numbers By City, State

This is kinda neat if you find yourself often getting phone calls from parties unknown. Alltel is rolling out with City ID, an enhanced Caller ID service that attempts to identify all those pesky &#82