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Iranian Grand Ayatollah Issues Fatwa Against 'Immoral' High-Speed Internet Connections

Apparently high-speed internet is immoral and we’re all going to hell…

Sep 9
Street Art seen in Southeast Portland.
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Street Art seen in Southeast Portland.

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Sep 5

Only Arkansas has slower internet than Alaska

(Source: localstoriesproject)

Sep 4
spaceexp:

Milky Way over Mosquito Lakes in the Sierra Nevada’s, California . Photographer Blake Smith
Source: landscape_relic (reddit)

spaceexp:

Milky Way over Mosquito Lakes in the Sierra Nevada’s, California . Photographer Blake Smith

Source: landscape_relic (reddit)

Sep 4

Mysterious Phony Cell Towers Could Be Intercepting Your Calls

Interesting read from Popular Science about the discovery of fake “towers” that are being used to surreptitiously intercept cell phone traffic

“What we find suspicious is that a lot of these interceptors are right on top of U.S. military bases. So we begin to wonder – are some of them U.S. government interceptors? Or are some of them Chinese interceptors?” says Goldsmith. “Whose interceptor is it? Who are they, that’s listening to calls around military bases? Is it just the U.S. military, or are they foreign governments doing it? The point is: we don’t really know whose they are.”

More at: http://www.popsci.com/article/technology/mysterious-phony-cell-towers-could-be-intercepting-your-calls

Sep 4

Wildlife Wednesday: Disney’s Animal Programs Nutrition Team Prepares Hundreds of Meals Each Day

Wow - interesting

The research data gathered at Disney’s Animal Kingdom has been used to help improve around 18 animal nutrition products regularly used by the zoo community today.

Did I sleep through the end of summer? I love autumn.. but it is still a bit too early to be seeing orange leaves.

Did I sleep through the end of summer? I love autumn.. but it is still a bit too early to be seeing orange leaves.

How not to react when your child tells you that he’s gay… I couldn’t even watch the video.

Dan Savage writes:
“That was hard to listen to. Jesus. Fucking. Christ. My heart breaks for that poor, brave, tough kid. What the fuck is wrong with these people? We could have a fundraiser up and running for this poor kid by morning—if we knew who he was and where he was.”

(Source: youtube.com)

.HIV is now a Top-Level Domain

More info here. Microsoft, Twitter, and Amazon have already signed on.

I get it - you hate the Emergency Alerts on your phones.. here is how to turn them off

If you have Android anyway.. For something else use Google…

1. Open the messaging App on your phone, tap the menu button, then tap settings.

2. Scroll through the settings and tap on Emergency Alerts. From here you can select which alerts you do and do not want to receive.

Have any other problems or more questions? Use Google…