John Paczkowski

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QOTD: Emi Tanaka on Flaming Bidets

Fortunately, nobody was using the toilets when the fire broke out and there were no injuries. The fire would have been just under your buttocks.

Emi Tanaka, spokesperson for Japan’s leading toilet maker Toto Ltd., apologizes for a wiring problem that caused some of its high-tech bidets to burst into flames.


Twitter’s Tanking

December 30, 2013 at 6:49 am PT

2013 Was a Good Year for Chromebooks

December 29, 2013 at 2:12 pm PT

BlackBerry Pulls Latest Twitter for BB10 Update

December 29, 2013 at 5:58 am PT

Apple CEO Tim Cook Made $4.25 Million This Year

December 28, 2013 at 12:05 pm PT

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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work