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Fetus Facebook: Social network adds your unborn child

Fetus Facebook: Social network adds your unborn child

Facebook has added an option to include unborn children on a user's profile page, allowing expectant parents to namecheck their fetus and specify when, exactly, the little bundle of joy is expected. "For years, people have been using Facebook to share the joyous news of expecting a child" a company spokesperson told The Telegraph, "and, a few months ago, we began testing a feature designed to make that process easier."

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Pan Charger boils your iPhone battery back to life

Pan Charger boils your iPhone battery back to life

Japanese firm TES NewEnergy has launched a bizarre new way to charge your cellphone and other gadgets: using a pan of boiling water. The idea behind the Pan Charger was prompted when CEO Kazuhiro Fujita saw footage of earthquake victims huddled around small fires, and wondered whether integrating a heat-powered charger element to a regular saucepan would be a good idea.

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MI6 fights cyber-terrorists with cupcakes

MI6 fights cyber-terrorists with cupcakes

Hacking these days generally means taking down Sony's servers and/or whipping out all of its subscriber data to sell on the black market, but it can also be a force for sugary good. MI6 has attempted to bring delicious, peace-making cupcakes to the terrorism-torn Arabian Peninsular, The Telegraph reports, by replacing a recipe for building a DIY pipe-bomb in an al-Qaeda digital magazine with instructions for making, along others, Mojito Cupcakes and Rocky Road Cupcakes.

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