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The Last Words of Steve Jobs

mashable.com — Steve Jobs's biological sister, Mona Simpson, wrote a moving and highly personal eulogy for a private funeral service for the fallen tech titan that took place a few days after his death in early October. An acclaimed novelist, she delivered a beautifully written description of Steve Jobs's life, illness and death.

34% of iPhone Users Think They Have 4G [STUDY]

mashable.com — "How many bloody Gs are there?," asked a bewildered Ozzy Osbourne in one of the funniest Super Bowl commercials this year. You laugh, but he's not the only one who's confused about 4G technology.In fact, as you can see in the graphic above, when consumer electronics shopping site Retrevo conducted a "Gadgetology" study of the state of 4G in the United States, 34% of iPhone owners thought they already owned a 4G smartphone.

5 Free iPhone Alarm Clocks That Actually Work

mashable.com — When Apple's alarm clock app failed, letting down a multitude of users on New Year's Day and January 2 due to the bug the company still hasn't fully explained, we started looking for alternatives. Apple said yesterday that the failure of its clock app only happens when you set a one-time alarm, and it will somehow fix itself on January 3.

Syrian Internet Restored, Dramatic Footage Emerges [VIDEO]

mashable.com — Internet intelligence firm Renesys reports that Syrian Internet services are now operational again. But these dramatic clips of Syrians rising up against their government, shot on June 2, were allegedly sent out of the country via satellite phone. Warning: Some of these chaotic scenes from YouTube's Citizentube channel are violent and might be disturbing to sensitive viewers.

World's Cutest Baby Alternates Between Terror & Delight [VIRAL VIDEO]

mashable.com — Watch along with us as baby Emerson shows us his huge range of emotions, going from horrified to elated in a split second. Says Emerson's mom: "My five-and-a-half-month old son Emerson isn't sure what to think when I blow my nose. Sometimes he's terrified, then he can't stop laughing."

Mashable Weekend Recap: 20 Stories You May Have Missed

mashable.com — As dads basked in the glory of their special day, we commemorated it here at Mashable with Google doodles, infographics and guides galore. Not wanting to leave anyone out, we took you on tour of our favorite gadgets of the week and gave you a first look at a gorgeous new ad for the iPad 2.

Americans & TV: How Social Media Users Watch Video [INFOGRAPHIC]

mashable.com — Researchers at Lab42 did a study of social media users, surveying 400 adults earlier this month. Using applications within Facebook and MySpace, they found out that even bigger changes are underway in TV land, and viewers are doing lot more of their TV viewing online.

Gun Hidden in a Knife: It's Two, Two, Two Kills In One

gizmodo.com — Just what we need: more weapons and even better, increasingly innovative ways to murder and maim each other. With this G.R.A.D. $699 .22-caliber gun disguised as a knife, you can pull the trigger on the handle, filling someone with five holes and then cut them up into little pieces, or vice-versa.

Tax impact of Greater Clark Schools referendum plan revealed - News and Tribune: News

newsandtribune.com — "We need to take action fairly quickly," Melin said. Melin emphasized that the 2016 district rate would be consistent with those from the 2014 rate paid this year. The tax rate within the district did drop about 13 cents per $100 from $1.06 for 2014 to about 93 cents this year, due to overall assessments increasing for the first time in five years.

Clark County election recount favoring Popp

courier-journal.com — Clark County's ongoing recount for the Circuit Court Clerk's office has seen a dramatic swing from election night results, with Democratic candidate Susan Popp now ahead of Republican Kelly Harrod, who was previously declared the winner.
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