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Hectic yet hilarious viral video shows how chaotic quarantine life is getting

04.06.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

A chaotic video of a family's living room illustrates just how stir-crazy people are going by staying at home to curb the spread of the coronavirus.  For many, working and taking care of young children is already a challenge. It's even more diff... ...

Shocking unemployment graph and GameCube’s intro music fit together perfectly

04.04.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

A graph tracking unemployment in the United States somehow works with the iconic GameCube intro music. And seems to highlight our current state of dread with a surreal flair. Last week, 6.6 million Americans, a 3000 percent increase, filed for un... ...

Boring phone game Wordscapes is also a lovely self-isolation activity

04.01.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

Like everyone else, I wanted to play Animal Crossing: New Horizons during social distancing. Unfortunately, this wasn't in the cards for me: The Nintendo Switch and Switch Lite are pretty much sold out, and I cannot afford to pay $800 for one on eBay... ...

Bob Mortimer’s ‘Train Guy’ is the funniest thing on the internet right now

03.31.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

You know the type. The dreaded loud commuter. He's the guy sitting in the Quiet Zone on a rammed rush hour train (back when going outside was still A Thing We Did). He's roaring into his phone at a work colleague with little regard for weary fellow p... ...

How to talk about coronavirus misinformation with the older people in your life

03.30.2020 · Posted in Technology Articles

Your phone pings with another message in the family group text. It's grandma, sharing a block of text clearly copy and pasted from Facebook. "Be careful!" she writes, alongside news that you could get a ticket for driving during stay-at-home orders i... ...