The most popular Diggs: cyclic universe, 9 major stories everyone got wrong, smart girlfriend
Tuesday 04 January 2011
The most popular news, videos and images as picked by Digg users during the last seven days, recorded on January 4.
1. Have scientists discovered proof our universe wasn't the first? - scientists have discovered that our universe may have been reborn from a "cyclic universe."
2. World Airline Traffic (24-Hour Time Lapse) AMAZING!!! - a video of all large aircraft flights traveling around the world during a period of 24 hours.
3. Phone Chargers To Be Standardized In 2011 - It's about time! - mobile phone manufacturers including Samsung, Apple, Nokia and Research in Motion are working on making microUSB jacks the standard connector for phone chargers and may reach that goal in 2011.
4. 9 Major Stories Everyone Got Wrong This Year - an article that explains the "truths" behind nine major internet memes and viral stories from 2010 including Conan vs. Leno, Kanye West and the iPhone 4 and iPad disasters.
5. Smart girlfriend - a girlfriend gives her boyfriend a copy of World of Warcraft for Christmas, but not without making him sign a contract that says he will play "in moderation and resist from letting it take over my life."
Life & Style blogs
Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crash: 'Nine Britons, 23 Americans and 80 children' feared dead after Boeing passenger jet is 'shot down' near Ukraine-Russia border
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Vladimir Putin is given 'one last chance' to end hostilities in Ukraine
The 'scroungers’ fight back: The welfare claimants battling to alter stereotypes
The truth about conspiracy theories is that some require considering
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Ukrainian military jet was flying close to passenger plane before it was shot down, says Russian officer
Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: victims’ bodies bundled in black bags and loaded onto trains
- 1 Apple has installed security backdoors on 600m iPhones and iPads, claims security researcher
- 2 Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash: Pro-Russian rebel 'admits to shooting down plane'
- 3 Louis van Gaal gets tough with Manchester United players, with Darren Fletcher and Luke Shaw berated in public and Phil Jones left looking bemused
- 4 Is Gideon Levy the most hated man in Israel or just the most heroic?
- 5 Peaches Geldof inquest: Tragic final moments of socialite's life reveal she "lied" to husband about failed drugs tests
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