Category Archives: MISC

Today I Found Out That Digital Tombstone Became A Thing In 2017

How could we have missed this major oddity back in 2017? We are talking the supposed world’s first digital tombstone that appeared in Slovenia back in 2017. Digital tombstone, btw, is not quite a virtual tombstone as one might have imagined. It is the traditional tombstone of granite or whatnot, but with a large, wait for it… 48-inch touchscreen right smack on it. Continue reading Today I Found Out That Digital Tombstone Became A Thing In 2017

Not Quite Ready to Deploy Chatbots? How to Effectively Use Your IVR

IVR systems are becoming more and more ubiquitous by the day. Case in point: Any time customers call a business directly, their first interaction almost always begins in a digital manner. To help offset popular misconceptions about IVR that can lead to poor experience, some companies are starting to use automated chatbots to create what they think is a better experience. Continue reading Not Quite Ready to Deploy Chatbots? How to Effectively Use Your IVR

Guy Mods Roomba To Scream And Swear When It Bumps Into Stuff

There are crazy mods and inventions, and then there is this: a swearing Roomba. “Hacked” by foul mouth YouTuber Michael Reeves, this Roomba is no longer suffering in silence when it bumps into stuff; it now announced its pain verballyhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mvz3LRK263E. The way this vocal Roomba screams and swears when it knocked into walls and furniture, you’d think Reeves may have somehow transferred his consciousness into the Roomba. Continue reading Guy Mods Roomba To Scream And Swear When It Bumps Into Stuff

Man Swallows An Apple AirPod While Sleeping, Found Out It Is Still Working After He Pooped It Out

Here’s a bizarre news to start your day (or to wrap up your day, depending on where you are). There are actually two levels of bizarre here. First, how the hell one managed to “accidentally” swallow an AirPod while asleep!? And second, believe it or not, Find My iPhone actually works even when the AirPod is in your guts. Yikes. Bluetooth penetration is kinda of scary, isn’t it? Continue reading Man Swallows An Apple AirPod While Sleeping, Found Out It Is Still Working After He Pooped It Out

Giant 1×4 LEGO Brick Spotted On The Road In Billund, Denmark

A massive yellow ‘LEGO Brick’ was spotted on a trailer bed hauled by a truck in Billund, Denmark (with a safety vehicle hot on its heel, as it appears). It was a gigantic 1×4 piece that, technically, should be a plate than a brick, but given the scale of this piece, it is debatable. That said, stepping on it would be last of your worries. I think we all can all agree on that fact. Continue reading Giant 1×4 LEGO Brick Spotted On The Road In Billund, Denmark

This Adorable Cat Was Why A Man Struggles To Breathe Every Night

Lomphonten Lomphontan is a regular Thai dude who live with his pet cat, a tabby named Achi. But here’s the thing: Lomphontan found himself struggling to breathe every night when he sleeps and yet, he isn’t diagnosed with sleep apnea or asthma, and he most definitely isn’t allergic to cat which the headline may have prompted you to think that would be the case. Continue reading This Adorable Cat Was Why A Man Struggles To Breathe Every Night

Ford Made A Shopping Trolley That Self-brakes To Prevent Collision

Clearly, in an effort to promote its pre-collision assist technology, Ford has developed a prototype, wait for this… shopping trolley. But not just any supermarket trolley (or shopping cart, if you will), mind you. It is one that’s capable of self-braking if it detects an imminent collision. Under normal circumstances, supermarket trolley don’t collide into each other. Continue reading Ford Made A Shopping Trolley That Self-brakes To Prevent Collision

These Fake Cleavage Photos Are So Real That It Drew Real Lewd Comments

When a lady puts her body out there on social media, it is bound to draw lewd comments from pervs. Seriously, are we going to pretend that there aren’t any perv out there? Perhaps, some of us do, but as far as German actress model Palina Rojinski is concerned, enough is enough because, she’s a victim of online harassment in the form of lewd comments. Continue reading These Fake Cleavage Photos Are So Real That It Drew Real Lewd Comments

There’s Nothing Wrong With Your Eyes, These McDonald’s Ads Are Intentionally Blurred

Not because of censorship. Apparently, McDonald’s in Puerto Rico wants to prove how recognizable the brand is in the country (or something along that line). With the help of Puerto Rico-based creative agency TBWA\San Juan, McDonald’s rolled out a series of ads that is sure to make you rub your eyes, double take on what have just saw or check your glasses. Why? Because all these ads, with the exception of the single color background, each features a blurred out image of a particular highly recognizable product from the American fast food chain. Continue reading There’s Nothing Wrong With Your Eyes, These McDonald’s Ads Are Intentionally Blurred

5 Proven Strategies To Protect Customer Data With Employee Monitoring Software

As more and more organizations collect and store customer data of various kinds it is worrying that the number of data breach events are increasing. While some events are caused by external threats, a significant number stem from sources that are closer to home. Continue reading 5 Proven Strategies To Protect Customer Data With Employee Monitoring Software