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Comcast Cares Day trends on Twitter, not in a good way

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No good deed goes unpunished, especially when you’re Comcast and there’s an entire subreddit dedicated to complaints about your company’s notoriously bad customer service.

The annual Comcast Cares Day

Amazon Echo can now add events to Google Calendar

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Amazon’s Echo digital assistant is one of its first bona fide hardware successes since the debut of the Kindle, and now the company is extending the device’s reach deeper into Google’s territory

Now the helpful little voice-controlled helper can also add events to your Google Calendar

Simply saying, “Add an event to my calendar,” or, for example, saying, “Add Jennifer’s party to my calendar for Tuesday at 10 p.m.” will now add those events…

Amazon Echo can now add events to Google Calendar

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Amazon’s Echo digital assistant is one of its first bona fide hardware successes since the debut of the Kindle, and now the company is extending the device’s reach deeper into Google’s territory

Now the helpful little voice-controlled helper can also add events to your Google Calendar

Simply saying, “Add an event to my calendar,” or, for example, saying, “Add Jennifer’s party to my calendar for Tuesday at 10 p.m.” will now add those events…

8-year-old pens thrilling apocalyptic novels about farts

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Nothing conjures images of the apocalypse like a strong fart. This 8-year-old author understands that.

A pair of fine, fine book covers were posted to Imgur on Friday. The volumes? The Fart that Killed Everyone and its companion, The Fart that Killed Everyone 2.

The author? The next Crichton, we assume. Except, allegedly, this author is 8 years old.

Still, we have a few questions before the inevitable book club discussion. Is…

8-year-old pens thrilling apocalyptic novels about farts

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Nothing conjures images of the apocalypse like a strong fart. This 8-year-old author understands that.

A pair of fine, fine book covers were posted to Imgur on Friday. The volumes? The Fart that Killed Everyone and its companion, The Fart that Killed Everyone 2.

The author? The next Crichton, we assume. Except, allegedly, this author is 8 years old.

Still, we have a few questions before the inevitable book club discussion. Is…

8-year-old pens thrilling apocalyptic novels about farts

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Nothing conjures images of the apocalypse like a strong fart. This 8-year-old author understands that.

A pair of fine, fine book covers were posted to Imgur on Friday. The volumes? The Fart that Killed Everyone and its companion, The Fart that Killed Everyone 2.

The author? The next Crichton, we assume. Except, allegedly, this author is 8 years old.

Still, we have a few questions before the inevitable book club discussion. Is…

A simple Chrome trick to help you get your hands on the hottest festival tickets

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There’s little that matches the anxiety of trying to buy tickets to a hotly anticipated show or festival, as you sit desperately hoping the Internet gods will let you muscle out other fans by mere seconds. Refresh. Refresh. Refresh.

Many extreme weather events can be traced back to an atmospheric ‘traffic jam,’ study suggests

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When weather patterns hit a traffic jam, extreme events often result. This is particularly the case during the summer months, a new study argues.

Stylish pups strut their stuff in the annual NYC Paws Parade

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New York City celebrated the ASPCA’s 150th anniversary on Sunday, with the Paws Parade and the Adoptapalooza. New Yorkers and their four-legged friends came to watch marchers from the ASPCA, the Alliance for NYC’s Animals, NYPD, and more raise awareness about animal adoption.

The Adoptapalooza followed the Paws Parade in Union Square and at House of Vans in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Over 300 homeless dogs, cats and rabbits were at the event eager for New Yorkers to give them new homes. Animal…

A surfing blue koala is Australia’s newest mascot

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Australians hate being stereotyped as much as the next country, but there is something about a surfing koala that just can’t be disliked.

On Monday, the 2018 Commonwealth Games mascot, Borobi the Koala, was dropped onto a Gold Coast beach in Australia by helicopter. The blue surfer dude is what all the world would expect of an Australian mascot — and for once, locals are not ashamed.