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13 min ago | Metro UK News

Potheads panic as 'Facebook Drug Task Force' rumours go viral

Yes, something went wrong. You tried to buy drugs - and the Facebook Drug Task Force is calling the police Thousands of weed enthusiasts are feeling quite gullible today, after hoax reports of a 'Facebook Drug Task Force' were bandied around the internet.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook

How to do Hyperlapse Photography

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Tue Aug 19, 2014

KTVU Oakland

Bay Area favorites jump on the Ice Bucket Challenge bandwagon

Love it or hate it, the ALS ice bucket challenge is having an extended moment in the social media spotlight.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Bill Gates, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Alameda County, CA


Nutonian's Michael Schmidt Recognized as an Honoree of MIT...

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This morning, MIT Technology Review named Nutonian founder/CEO Michael Schmidt one of its 35 Innovators Under 35 , a "list of exceptionally talented technologists whose work has great potential to transform the world."


Related Topix: Cambridge, MA, Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Facebook


Facebook: Protest For Gaza Censored and Steven Argue Blocked From Posting

Despite the attempts by Facebook to censor the Oakland block the Boat protest, the protest successfully blocked a ship of the Israeli Zim shipping line from unloading on August 16th, 2014.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Social Software, Startups, Facebook, Palestinian Territories


Lyft COO Out After Tensions With Founders

According to sources close to the situation, Lyft COO Travis VanderZanden has left his job, after some level of tension with its founders.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook

The Washington Post

CEOs doing the ice bucket challenge

Aug 14, 2014: Chicago Cubs vice president of baseball operations Theo Epstein is dunked with a bucket of water as part of the ice bucket challenge in awareness for ALS research.


Related Topix: Public Relations, Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Startups, Facebook, Microsoft

Bangkok Post

High-profile Thais take on 'ice bucket challenge'

The "ice bucket challenge" has landed in Thailand and rapidly set a cool trend that could possibly reach up to junta leader Gen Prayuth Chan-ocha.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Bill Gates, Facebook

Boston Herald

Reunion planners 'friend' Facebook

L et's be honest: The best part of a high school reunion is taking tally of your former classmates.


Related Topix: Social Software, Startups, Facebook, Opinion

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)

Today in the App Store -- the best free apps, new apps and app updates

Here are some of the best free apps, app updates and new apps that have landed in the App Store recently.


Related Topix: iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Adventure Time, iPhone


From Amazon's Jeff Bezos To Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg:...

What, apart from their beards, do Sir Richard Branson and Lord Alan Sugar have in common? Answer: They're probably the only two British business executives who can walk into a room in their homeland and guarantee they will be instantly recognised.


Related Topix: Startups, Amazon, Jeff Bezos, Facebook, Social Software, Richard Branson

Daily Times

The man behind the ALS - Ice Bucket Challenge'

By now, you've probably seen at least a handful of your Facebook friends risk humiliation and hypothermia by dumping ice on their heads in the name of ALS.


Related Topix: Als, Medicine, Health, Startups, Facebook

The Independent

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: Lady Gaga, Oprah and Justin Bieber - the...

If you're using the internet you're probably aware of the latest YouTube craze doing the rounds - the ALS ice bucket challenge, favoured by Mark Zuckerberg , Oprah and Justin Bieber to name but a few.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook


Here's How the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Actually Started

But how did a campaign that has drawn in celebrities from Oprah and LeBron James to Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg actually start? Chris Kennedy, a golfer in Sarasota, Fla., was nominated by a friend to participate in the Ice Bucket Challenge, which at the time, had nothing to do with ALS.


Related Topix: Sarasota, FL, Startups, Facebook, Social Software


Chart: The Ice Bucket Challenge - Over A Million Participate In The Craze

In recent weeks, the Ice Bucket Challenge has been picking up traction across America.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Amazon, Bill Gates, Microsoft

Washington Post

In the Loop: The richest per state are more Republican, but what about the richest Americans overall?

President Obama takes off his jacket as he attends a town hall meeting at Facebook headquarters with CEO Mark Zuckerberg in Palo Alto, April 20, 2011.


Related Topix: US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Startups, Facebook, Reuters, New York

Sun Aug 17, 2014


Chris Pratt's Ice Bucket Challenge May Be the Best Yet

It's hard not to love Guardians of the Galaxy star Chris Pratt for the humor he injects in everything he does.


Related Topix: Guardians of the Galaxy, Horror Movies, Chris Pratt, Drama Movies, May, Thriller, Bill Gates

Silicon Alley Insider

17 Companies You Didn't Know Were Founded By MIT Grads

When it comes to star entrepreneurs in tech, Harvard and Stanford are the first two schools that come to your mind.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Microsoft, Bill Gates, Sergey Brin


Weekend Streamer: '12 Angry Men'

Genre trends come and go in the movies, as I've written about before , and I try not to be that critic who goes "they don't make 'em like they used to" and "where are all the movies for grown-ups?" However, I will admit to being a little sad that courtroom dramas have gone by the wayside; a courtroom and a trial is a natural place to set a story ... (more)


Related Topix: 12 Angry Men, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Dog Day Afternoon, Film Noir, Short, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Western, The Verdict, Oscars, Comedy, Entertainment, Television

The Motley Fool

5 Reasons Why Facebook Wants You to Download its Messenger App

Naturally, this has created a lot of controversy and unhappy users: The app has a rating of just one star on the Apple App Store since Facebook required the download.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Apple


Why the most creative people flourish in clutter, website reports

Albert Einstein. Mark Twain. Steve Jobs. What do these three have in common -- other than being geniuses? They all had messy offices.


Related Topix: Steve Jobs, University of Minnesota, Startups, Facebook