This week's most popular Diggs: why geeks hate IE, Apple killed the CD, how to pet a cat
Tuesday 26 October 2010
The most popular news, videos and images as picked by Digg users during the last seven days, recorded on October 26.
1. Why Do So Many Geeks Hate Internet Explorer? - an article on howtogeek.com that explains why "geeks" don't like Internet Explorer.
2. Yep, Apple Killed The CD Today - an article on TechCrunch.com about Apple replacing the newly released MacBook Air's re-install OS X software CD with a super-slim USB stick.
3. How to pet a kitty - The Oatmeal - an infographic on theoatmeal.com that provides examples of how to correctly pet a cat.
4. 5 Things You Won't Believe Aren't In the Bible - an article on cracked.com that reveals there is no mention of angels as we know them today, a red horned devil with a pitchfork and goat legs, or the Holy Grail in the bible.
5. Student Hides Rick Astley's Song In College Paper - an article and video on Gizmodo.com about a student that spent five hours formatting his computer science paper to include the lyrics to Rick Astley's "Never Gonna Give You Up."
Life & Style blogs
Karl Lagerfeld's famous cat made £2m last year - that's more than Cara Delevingne earned
Google April Fools': company unveils backwards search engine and huggable digital assistant
Fast food Britain: The number of takeaways soars across the nation's high streets
Gamers confess the worst things they've done in The Sims
The Clove Club: The restaurant where you will pre-pay for your food
Katie Hopkins attacked me on Twitter — so I reported her to the police for inciting racial hatred
Street preacher quoting from the Bible fined for calling homosexuality an 'abomination'
Woman filmed launching racist tirade against men on the Tube for speaking in 'own lingo'
David Cameron calls Labour 'hopeless, sneering socialists' while announcing 7-day NHS plans
Revealed: Putin's army of pro-Kremlin bloggers
Katie Hopkins reported to the police for race hatred by Labour MP Simon Danczuk after tweet about Pakistani men
- 1 Rape threats, death threats and a police investigation after video poking fun at an Islamic Party in Malaysia goes viral
- 2 Katie Hopkins attacked me on Twitter — so I reported her to the police for inciting racial hatred
- 3 Gamers confess the worst things they've done in The Sims
- 4 6-year-old writes ice cold Valentine's card to his stepmother
- 5 Syrian child photographed 'surrendering to camera because she thought it was a gun'
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