This week's most popular Diggs: video of an iPhone going into space, tech support heaven
Tuesday 19 October 2010
The most popular news, videos and images as picked by Digg users during the last seven days, recorded on October 19.
1. Greetings from the new CEO - a message from Digg's new CEO, Matt Williams, hosted on about.digg.com
2. Digg Brings Back Digg v3 Features, Including The "Bury" Button - an article hosted on TechCrunch.com about changes to Digg version four.
3. 7 things you really don't need to take a photo of - The Oatmeal - a cartoon hosted on theoatmeal.com suggesting that people should be more careful about the type of photographs they take and post on the internet.
4. xkcd: Tech Support - a cartoon that makes light of the experience advanced computer users have with level one tech supports. Hosted on xkcd.com.
5. Father And Son Send iPhone Into Space And Record Incredible Video - an article and video about a father and son team that sent an iPhone into the stratosphere and recorded the entire trip. Hosted on huffingtonpost.com.
Life & Style blogs
Who is Teresa Fidalgo? Debunking the fake ghost story that's got Instagram spooked
Paris Fashion Week: Skirting the issue for the stylish boys' brigade
Losing appetite as you age? Try adding umami flavour to restore the 'joy of taste'
The enemy within: People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back
Miss Universe 2015: A beefeater, a yellow tree and an entire hockey game - the bizarre national costumes
Nigel Farage: NHS might have to be replaced by private health insurance
'We would evict Queen from Buckingham Palace and allocate her council house,' say Greens
French court convicts three over homophobic tweets, in case hailed as a 'significant victory' by LGBT rights campaigners
George Galloway condemns 'racist, Islamophobic, hypocritical rag' Charlie Hebdo at freedom of speech rally
British Muslim school children suffering a backlash of abuse following Paris attacks
Islamic history is full of free thinkers - but recent attempts to suppress critical thought are verging on the absurd
- 1 Man who held up 'hire me' sign at Waterloo station returns a year later with 'I'm hiring' sign
- 2 UK weather: Snow to fall in the coming week with sub-zero temperatures to last until early February
- 3 Saudi preacher who 'raped and tortured' his five -year-old daughter to death is released after paying 'blood money'
- 4 Warriors in ancient Iraq suffered Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder more than 3,000 years ago, say researchers
- 5 This crazy skiing video will leave you feeling queasy
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