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Most dangerous websites’ list shows porn sites surprisingly safe – 29 May 2012

Most dangerous websites’ list shows porn sites surprisingly safe – 29 May 2012

Pornographic websites have ceased to be the ‘most dangerous’ places on web for picking up viruses.

The Internet Security Threat report for 2011, released by security Software Company Symantec(SYMC) ranks pornographic sites at 9th as the riskiest to visit.

One of the most fascinating part of the report is in the review of malicious code trends, which lists the 10 most dangerous categories of Websites.
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Would you buy an Apple iCar? – 22 May 2012

Would you buy an Apple iCar? – 22 May 2012

Apple board member reveals Steve Jobs wanted to design an Apple iCar.

An Apple board member has revealed that Steve Jobs had dreamed of creating an iCar before his sad demise in October last year after a prolonged battle with pancreatic cancer. Speaking at a Fast Company conference, Mickey Drexler stated that the car industry is a tragedy in America and Steve’s dream was to design an iCar which would give the automotive industry the shake-up it required.
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Professional body piercer Dave Hurban is a man attached to his iPod. Literally. – 18 May 2012

Professional body piercer Dave Hurban is a man attached to his iPod. Literally. – 18 May 2012

Hurban, 21, who works in a tattoo parlor in Newfield, New Jersey, implanted four metal studs in the skin of his wrist and secured his iPod to them magnetically.

“I just invented the strapless watch,” he said on Monday of his Apple Inc device, set to display a clock.

Hurban cheerfully recounted how he mapped out the four corners of the iPod on his arm and then inserted four titanium studs into his skin. Once the incisions healed, he popped on his iPod, which is held in place magnetically.
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The World’s First Invisible Ad – 15 May 2012

The World’s First Invisible Ad – 15 May 2012

To promote its product, deodorant company Lynx created the world’s first invisible ad.

Using hundreds of polarized sunglasses, hack LCD screens, and a terrace house in Sydney— the company created ads that were only visible when viewed only through polarized sunglasses.
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The World’s Most Expensive Paintings – 04 May 2012

The World’s Most Expensive Paintings – 04 May 2012

Edvard Munch’s iconic painting ‘The Scream‘, considered one of the most recognisable in art world, was sold for over $119 million (Rs 630 crore), creating a new record for the highest price ever paid for a work of art at any auction.

The auction house did not release the name or any other details of the buyer. The bidder was participating in the auction through phone.

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Kittiwat Unarrom : Bread Body Parts On Thai Bakery – 03 May 2012

Kittiwat Unarrom : Bread Body Parts On Thai Bakery – 03 May 2012

Thai artist Kittiwat Unarrom (whose family also runs a bakery) has used dough as his medium to sculpt gruesome renditions of hand, feet, heads, torsos and other body parts.

Kittiwat Unarrom has a master’s degree in fine arts and creates bruised and battered heads, feet and other internal organs at a bread shop in Thailand.
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