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
Hollywood's new diet: Has LA stolen New York's crown as the ultimate foodie trend-setter?
The difference between a psychopath and a sociopath
How to respond if someone tells you they've been sexually assaulted
What do the emojis on Snapchat mean?
Psychological impact of nuclear disasters like Fukushima more damaging than the risk from radiation, experts say
Yvette Cooper: Our choice is years of Tory rule under Jeremy Corbyn – or a return to a Labour government
Labour leadership contender Jeremy Corbyn says 'we can learn a great deal from Karl Marx'
Is Britain really full up? Are migrants taking our jobs? Leading academic answers the most common anti-immigration claims
Public anger after French sunbather beaten up by gang for wearing a bikini in Reims park
Labour leadership: New poll shows party is now even 'less electable' than under Ed Miliband
While we fixate on Calais, the Home Office is quietly deporting dozens of migrants on 'ghost flights'
- 1 Stuart Baggs dies: Apprentice star 'The Brand' found dead aged 27
- 2 As the world mourned the death of Cecil the lion, five endangered elephants were killed in Kenya
- 3 Amazon Prime - how to cancel: after Top Gear hiring, instructions on how to leave premium service
- 4 What is halal meat and why is it controversial?
- 5 Living in Spain and commuting to London 'cheaper than actually working in London'
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