7 Weird Things Found in and Under Parking Lots

From Viking parliaments to kings to bee swarms … you’d be surprised to learn about all the strange thinks found in -- and under -- parking lots......»»

Category: topSource:  discoverNov 5th, 2013

Lots of us have had the urge to jump to our doom

A recent study found that the urge to jump off tall things is pretty common, even among people who are not suicidal......»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsJul 8th, 2014

Those Ugly Surface Parking Lots Are Actually Costing Cities Money

Parking lots are already one of the worst things ever invented by humans—acres of buckling, blighted fields of concrete that often sit completely empty. But now a new study shows that parking is not only ugly, it's actually making cities lose revenue.Re.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsApr 7th, 2014

RIP, Lucius Shepard, gone too soon

Lucius Shepard, one of science fiction's great writers, has died. He was 66. I had met Lucius on several occasions and found him to be just as you'd hope from his novels: smart and witty (but lots of writers are smart and witty), and kind, and weird in th.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsMar 20th, 2014

The 38 Most Interesting Designs of 2013

Welcome to the end of another year, people! We made it, and not without a ton of brand new stuff to carry us into 2014 and beyond. We saw lots of beautiful, interesting, and just plain weird things, but here we’ve rounded up the items that stuck wit.....»»

Category: gadgetsSource:  techandgadgetnewsRelated NewsDec 31st, 2013

The 38 Most Interesting Designs of 2013

Welcome to the end of another year, people! We made it, and not without a ton of brand new stuff to carry us into 2014 and beyond. We saw lots of beautiful, interesting, and just plain weird things, but here we've rounded up the items that stuck with us; .....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsDec 31st, 2013

Ancient cemetery found under parking lot in England

It would seem parking lots in England are the places to go for those wanting to find some ancient bones – or, in this case, a rather large grave, which is said to be the final resting place of individuals of different religions, making it especially.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsMay 4th, 2013

ATM skimming comes to non-ATM payment terminals in train stations, etc

ATM skimming isn't limited to ATMs! There are lots of terminals that ask you to swipe your card and/or enter a PIN, and many of them are less well-armored and -policed than actual cashpoints. Skimmers have been found on train-ticket machines, parking mete.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsApr 6th, 2013

Experts Find Remains of England"s King Richard III

He wore the English crown, but he ended up defeated, humiliated and reviled. Now things are looking up for King Richard III. Scientists announced Monday that they had found the monarch's 528-year-old remains under a parking lot in the city of Leicester --.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated NewsFeb 4th, 2013

10 Weird Things That Happened During Obama"s Trip to L.A.

The POTUS loves a good scandal — the kind you can watch on primetime TV, that is. President Barack Obama's fundraising tour for Democratic candidates this week included a trip to Los Angeles. The President is a friend to many Hollywood A-listers .....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News16 min. ago

12 things product managers should do in their first 30 days at a new company

Ken Norton is a product partner at Google Ventures where he advises startups on product management and also helps organize workshops. Congratulations, a product has found its product manager. Perhaps you’re joining a small startup, or maybe you have a n.....»»

Category: topSource:  thenextwebRelated News6 hr. 7 min. ago

Hamtramck Disneyland

When Ukrainian immigrant Dymtro Szylack retired from the GM plant, he found himself with lots of free time and nothing to do. He decided to fill his time with art. Szylack collected items from all over and glued, stapled, and welded them all into this imp.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  makezineonlineRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2014

Your Favorite Emojis Finally Get The Documentary They Deserve

You know them. You love them. Because they describe the (really weird) things that words sometimes can't: emojis. So, what if emojis were tangible, real-life things? This mock-documentary from Dissolve entitled "Emoji Among Us" wants to show you what tha.....»»

Category: topSource:  huffingtonpostRelated NewsJul 21st, 2014

Internet Person TJ Smith Makes Internet Ad with Nissan Sentra on the Internet

You know what we love? Lots of things. Among things we love: karaoke. Real talk here: singing in the car is one of the few very pure joys there is in life. It’s even better when you have someone riding shotgun alongside you to hit those higher notes tha.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated NewsJul 21st, 2014

How to score a great software job in companies like Google, Microsoft, Apple, Amazon in India

I have just graduated from college and am really passionate about learning and working with lots of software technologies and love what technology can do for the world. I am always inspired by the amazing things which can be done in people's lives us.....»»

Category: topSource:  crazyengineersRelated NewsJul 19th, 2014

Discontinuation of the Hyundai Azera on the Table?

Lots of things are underrated. Orange Is the New Black gets all the Netflix attention while Netflix’s Derek and its quiet simplicity go undetected. People often forget that there are other places that serve burritos because “OH MY GOSH CHIPOLTE!” An.....»»

Category: autoSource:  thenewswheelRelated NewsJul 18th, 2014

Millionaires Love Using Facebook, Hate Twitter

Cool pic from Bentley's Facebook page. Millionaires love lots of things, but when it comes to social networks it's just one. According to a new survey of millionaires from the the mysterious sounding Spectrum Group, nearly six in ten said Facebook is thei.....»»

Category: topSource:  betabeatRelated NewsJul 19th, 2014

Ex-Ford CEO Alan Mulally Joins Google’s Board Of Directors

 That didn’t take long. Former Ford President CEO has found a new parking spot at Google after just retiring from Ford Motor Company earlier this month. Google has just announced the appointment of Alan Mulally to its Board of Directors and wil.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJul 15th, 2014

10 WTF Google Autocomplete Search Fails, Illustrated

Fact: Internet users search weird things. A search engine's autocomplete can tell you a lot about yourself. If you've been looking for a lot of puppy pics recently, Google knows, and is there to make life easier. Helpful little suggestions drop from the b.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJul 13th, 2014

Your Skin Has a Sense of Smell, and Sandalwood Aroma Makes it Heal

Ready for some weird science? Some of the same olfactory sensing equipment that give your nose its sense of smell can be found in your skin cells. In other words, your skin has a sense of smell. And researchers have just figured out that your skin loves t.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  gizmodoRelated NewsJul 12th, 2014

Halo 3 Easter Egg Discovered After Seven Years

Easter Eggs are of no surprise nowadays, where pretty much every game has at least one weird object placed somewhere, or a way to activate an in-game special sequence. They are usually hidden but not that hard to come by. Even the good ones are found by g.....»»

Category: gameSource:  segmentnextRelated NewsJul 12th, 2014