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Photos: Google Doodle Celebrates Leo Tolstoy's 186th Birthday

By guiltyking on September 09, 2014

Google pays homage to the author's classics in a doodle slideshow.

Photos: Postcards From Mars

By guiltyking on July 03, 2014

The Mars rovers, Opportunity and Spirit, landed on the red planet in 2004 and were expected by NASA to last for 90 days. As of July 2012, Opportunity was still going after 3,000.

Is the Word 'Mormon' Really Trademarked?

By guiltyking on June 04, 2014

Can the Mormon Church trademark the term "Mormon?" A legal dispute with a small business asks that question.

Rich, Thriving, Busy: Where Hot Or Not's Co-Founders Are Today

By guiltyking on June 03, 2014

Before there was Facebook, or YouTube, or Twitter, there was HOTorNOT, the website where (in the words of co-founder James Hong), ???People uploaded their picture for others to rate on a scale of 1 to 10 based on hotness.??? Hong and his partner, Jim Young, once told Newsweek that their inspired idea was born when the two U.C. Berkeley electrical engineers disagreed over the attractiveness of a passing woman. The site they launched in 2000 originally was called ???Am I Hot Or Not.??? But like ???The Facebook,??? its name quickly got pared down to its essence.
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