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4K video recording comes to Microsoft Lumia devices with Denim update

mashable.com — Microsoft has started rolling out its 'Denim' software update for Lumia devices, bringing an improved camera and more abilities for Cortana, the voice assistant on Windows Phone. The update, detailed back in September, is a big one, bringing a solid list of new features.

George Clooney: Kim Jong-un can't tell us what to do

mashable.com — There has been no shortage of Hollywood A-listers voicing their unhappiness with the media's coverage of the Sony hack - and George Clooney has joined the ranks. But he's not just mad at the media; he's pissed at Hollywood.

Candle heater captures the hearts of funders on Indiegogo

mashable.com — Candles are often used for decoration, or to make a room smell like lilacs, but can you use them for heating? According to an IndieGogo project called Egloo, you can - with the addition of terracotta pots. Candles in the base of Egloo heat a small, inner terracotta dome to about 300º F.

Study: More teens are fleeing from Facebook

mashable.com — An iStrategyLabs report from January 2014 caused quite a ruffle among the Facebook top brass and investors, as it indicated that teens are leaving the ubiquitous social platform. Now, a Thursday report from Frank N. Magid Associates Inc. (via Bloomberg) shows that Facebook's popularity among younger users is in serious decline.

San Francisco's 25,000-LED light installation to stay permanently lit

mashable.com — When it was installed on the western span of San Francisco's Bay Bridge, the jaw-dropping public art installation "The Bay Lights" was only slated to stay lit for two years. The 1.8-mile, 25,000 LED light sculpture - which officially lit up in March 2013 - was installed as a temporary piece to celebrate the bridge's 75th anniversary.

Pirate Bay resurrected by fellow torrent site IsoHunt

mashable.com — A week after Swedish police shut down BitTorrent indexing site the Pirate Bay, torrent search site IsoHunt resurrected it in its entirety. In a blog post, IsoHunt explains that, while it encourages Pirate Bay users to switch to IsoHunt (two sites are very similar in functionality), it has preserved the entire Pirate Bay site and put it up at the web address oldpiratebay.org.

Ambitious iPhone keyboard gets quick funding on Kickstarter

mashable.com — Next Keyboard - an app claiming to be the "perfect keyboard" for the iPhone - reached its funding goal just two days after it was launched on Kickstarter. The app's creator, a software development company called Tiny Hearts, sought 10,000 CAD ($8,642) for finishing the app, which they claim was about 75% done.

Sony took pains to remove all references to itself from 'The Interview'

mashable.com — Even before Sony Pictures servers were hacked, with reports surfacing that North Korea might be responsible, Sony was mindful of the fallout from its upcoming comedy, The Interview. In the the movie, which premiered Thursday night in Los Angeles and opens nationwide on Christmas, James Franco and Seth Rogen are unlikely assassins of North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un.

Apple-1 computer sold at auction for $365,000

mashable.com — A 1976 Apple-1 computer from Steve Jobs' garage sold for $365,000 at a Christie's auction Thursday. The machine, hand-built by Steve Wozniak, consists of an Apple-1 motherboard, a keyboard in a wooden case and a monitor. A cassette player (for operation demonstration purposes), an operation manual, specifications and original checks used to purchase the computer were also included.

Scientists Dissect One of the World's Largest Squids

mashable.com — Scientists at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa dissected an enormous squid - and broadcast the entire process live online. The colossal squid, a species native to waters near Antarctica, is one of the largest squids on Earth, according Kat Bolstad, a marine biologist with the Auckland University of Technology.
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Dec 18, 2014

@UPS No interest? One would think you’d want to have local partners that don’t rip off/scare users away. No matter how small the market.

Dec 18, 2014

RT @mahniti: Hey @UPS — heads up, UPS Croatia charges ridiculous additional fees for packages from outside of the EU. You might want to change partners.

Dec 16, 2014

@UPSHelp not a problem, it’s just that you already sent me a survey asking how happy I was with the response (;

Dec 16, 2014

@UPS Hey folks, I sent you an email inquiry, got an autoresponse saying I’ll get a response within 4 hours, but I did not receive anything..

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