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HERE'S YOUR WTF OF THE DAY: Cancer danger of that night-time trip to the toilet

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HERE'S YOUR WTF OF THE DAY: Cancer danger of that night-time trip to the toilet

iPhone Dropped in Toilet? There's an App for That

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Starting June 6th, iPhone purchasers will be able to insure their precious devices through AT&T for just $13.99 a month, according to documents leaked to Boy Genius Report today. The insurance, which is purchased through the AppStore, intends to counter-act the pain and suffering caused by those "whoopsie", butterfingers-induced moments...
iPhone Dropped in Toilet? There's an App for That

BBC News - Kibera tries new bag to solve flying toilet problem

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BBC News - Kibera tries new bag to solve flying toilet problem
Goodbye world: I'm unplugging for a day (or at least trying to)

Japanese Firm Introduces The Satis, An Android App-Controlled Toilet

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Satis-action guaranteed. As we reach the end of 2012 and look forward to what 2013 will bring us, we must turn eastwards. At least, for this shining beacon of innovation--in the world of lavatories, as my mum calls it. Japanese firm Lixil has just launched a smartphone-friendly toilet that...
Japanese Firm Introduces The Satis, An Android App-Controlled Toilet

Smiling refrigerators, high-speed toilets and the sad story of Japan's wasted talent

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A focus on seemingly trivial, unwarranted inventions has hurt Japanese companies trying to transform themselves. By Michael Fitzpatrick, contributor FORTUNE -- Is Japan's research and development spending going down the toilet? Some of the innovation, for example, at the country's leading high-tech lavatory maker Toto, suggests perhaps so. The company has...
Smiling refrigerators, high-speed toilets and the sad story of Japan's wasted talent

April Fools' Day roundup: hamster beats, pirate's booty and Play-Doh printing

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April Fools' Day is tough. Believe us. We know. It's 24 hours of fake news, bad jokes and Gangnam Style references. But not all of it is the internet equivalent to lining a toilet with plastic wrap. Sometimes, good stuff manages to slip through the proverbial cracks in the...
April Fools' Day roundup: hamster beats, pirate's booty and Play-Doh printing

BILL GATES PRESENTS: 7 Toilets That Could Change The World

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Sanitation is a serious issue in many countries. The number one killer of children in the world is disease caused by contact with feces. Toilets, or lack of toilets, are a big part of the problem. Many third-world countries don't have them and current models are not efficient. Bill Gates...
BILL GATES PRESENTS: 7 Toilets That Could Change The World
When the Sahara is not an option: The best ways to dry out a cell phone

Hire A Hipster Housecleaner On Craigslist

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Phil is a hipster and will totally clean your house and make it sweet. " You can rest easy with the fact that a sweet dude in skinny jeans is totally taking out the garbage and cleaning your toilet," says his rad Craigslist ad. “Like most hipsters I spend...
Hire A Hipster Housecleaner On Craigslist
National Geographic posts massive, interactive photos of space shuttle Discovery's interior

Caterina Fake Launches Pinwheel, Which Lets You Leave Notes Around The World

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Caterina Fake, who previously cofounded Flickr and Hunch, has launched a new startup called Pinwheel, which lets you leave vitrtual notes around the world. She announced the launch on her personal blog earlier today. Enter the Internet of things, where you can choose to follow people, places or things. The notes...
Caterina Fake Launches Pinwheel, Which Lets You Leave Notes Around The World

YouTube - Shuttle's Toilet Requires Special Training

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YouTube - Shuttle's Toilet Requires Special Training
Bill Gates awards prizes for eco-friendly toilet prototypes

The Flickchart Self

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I use Flickchart every day because I don’t know myself. At the risk of impelling everyone to immediately stop reading by beginning a sentence with the phrase “back in college”, back in college I recall having a very college conversation with a roommate, who posed a question more or...
The Flickchart Self

The 404 1,022: Where we get all of our news on the toilet (podcast)

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Leaked from today's 404 episode: "Fake" geek girls, YouTube replies to Reply Girls, Google tablet on the horizon, The Shorty Awards, Foxconn makes amends with workers, and the end of Best Buy? [Read more]...
The 404 1,022: Where we get all of our news on the toilet (podcast)

Kohler adds Bluetooth, SD card slot, touchscreen to Numi toilet

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Plumbing equipment manufacturer Kohler has announced an upgrade to the Numi Comfort Height toilet. Added to the receptacle are a Bluetooth 4.0 receiver, a SD card slot for accessing personalized playlists and ambient light customization. Kohler's most advanced toilet now includes an interactive LCD touch-screen interface, built-in personalized bidet functionality...
Kohler adds Bluetooth, SD card slot, touchscreen to Numi toilet

Flick Fights #20 – “Which One Had The Toilet Bomb?”

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Runtime: 71:09 - Download > - Subscribe with iTunes > The Hosts Travis Betz and Devin Barry are two movie lovers, who are also obsessed fans of the film ranking website, Flickchart. Join them as they pit movies against each other, waging verbal cinematic war while building a “best of” list on the...
Flick Fights #20 – “Which One Had The Toilet Bomb?”

Growing love for digital magazines

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More than half the British population have bought and read digital magazines, according to research by lekiosk, the digital newsstand app that enables people to purchase magazines.Some other statistics from the survey, conducted in the UK by OnePoll: 19% read their magazines on tablets and 14% of tablet magazine readers...
Growing love for digital magazines

Blackstone may have just backed out of Dell buyout

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Dell has been dodging a takeover for months now, but the latest interested buyer, Blackstone Group, may have just backed away from the table due to the PC industry’s rather grim outlook. For the first quarter of 2013, PC shipments went down the proverbial toilet. Sales posted a 13.9...
Blackstone may have just backed out of Dell buyout

This Is What A Toilet Looks Like When Bill Gates Is Involved

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Searching for a solution the world's sanitation problems, the Gates Foundation recently convened a fair of all the different toilet innovations its funded. And then it tested them with 50 gallons of fake poop....
This Is What A Toilet Looks Like When Bill Gates Is Involved

Ben Heck gives dads the light-up toilet they deserve

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Happy belated Father's Day, internet -- now please enjoy some video of Ben Heck modding a toilet. The tinkerer-turned-host offered up one of his more unsanitary projects over the weekend, involving a bathmat, a Glade Plug-in, a porcelain throne and a Tron-esque lighting scheme. Step on the weight-sensing mat...
Ben Heck gives dads the light-up toilet they deserve

Eww! Nearly Half of Business Travelers Would Skip Brushing Teeth Before Giving Up iPad

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To sum up a new survey, many iPad owners would sooner let go of logic or hygiene than give up their their tablet. Roughly a quarter of those queried said it would be easier to shut off their water for a day than to shut off their iPad. Nearly as...
Eww! Nearly Half of Business Travelers Would Skip Brushing Teeth Before Giving Up iPad

If You're Reading Gizmodo On The Toilet, You're Not Alone [Wtf]

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According to the New York Times, 91 per cent of Americans aged 28 to 35 use their mobile devices on the toilet. So, a big hello to anybody reading this while relieving themselves. But there are more mobile phone toilet facts. And they get better. More »...
If You're Reading Gizmodo On The Toilet, You're Not Alone [Wtf]

HzO’s waterproofing tech can save any phone from a fall in the toilet (video)

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At the CTIA wireless conference, a lot of the tech advances we see are superficial and nonsensical. Not HzO, which showed off its incredible waterproofing tech to many folks tonight. HzO provides a nanotech-engineered coating that protects phones and tablets from serious water damage, and it claims its solution...
HzO’s waterproofing tech can save any phone from a fall in the toilet (video)

This Sesame Street app will potty-train your kid

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Hope you’ve got a screen protector…Sesame Street has a new iOS app, “Potty Time with Elmo,” that is aimed at kids and parents going through the potty-training process. The app, from Sesame Workshop and Publications International, is based on the bestselling book of the same title. For kids, there’s “a...
This Sesame Street app will potty-train your kid

Yahoo Looked At Buying Netflix When The Stock Was In The Toilet (NFLX, YHOO)

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Yahoo thought about buying Netflix back when Netflix stock was in the toilet late last year, we've heard from sources and so has Kara Swisher. The deal never happened because Netflix stock rallied and the company got too expensive. Oh well. It would have been very exciting to see...
Yahoo Looked At Buying Netflix When The Stock Was In The Toilet (NFLX, YHOO)

77% iPhone Owners Have Used Their Device in the Toilet

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A survey by 11mark titled “IT in the Toilet” aims to show that people are so addicted to their mobile phones they’ll use them anywhere, including the bathroom. And iPhone owners are not shy of admitting it either. In fact, a high number of iPhone users said they had used...
77% iPhone Owners Have Used Their Device in the Toilet

The Magic Kyoto Toilet on Vimeo It’s alive!

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The Magic Kyoto Toilet on Vimeo It’s alive!...
The Magic Kyoto Toilet on Vimeo It’s alive!
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