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00:03 [Raw Story] U.S. Olympic shooters say don’t link us to Colorado theater horror

00:05 [CNN] Police release photos of suspect in kidnapping of Cal Ripken's mother

00:07 [zero hedge] Which Of These Facebook Analysts Is Not Like The Others?

00:08 [Slate Magazine] Does Zynga Need a New Game Plan?

00:09 [BBC: Technology] Facebook makes loss on payouts

00:10 [The Atlantic: Politics] The Best of #romneyshambles

00:11 [Fox News] Romney Volleys With Brits Over Olympic Preparations

00:11 [Mother Jones] Antonin Scalia Doesn't Think the American Public Can Be Trusted to Watch Televised Supreme Court Proceedings

00:12 [CNET News] Pen and sword equally mighty for science fiction's Stephenson

00:12 [Big Think] The Arab Spring: The Third Phase of the Revolution

00:14 [Slashdot] OpenBSD's De Raadt Slams Red Hat, Canonical Over 'Secure' Boot

00:15 [The Onion] American Voices: Connecticut Governor Pardons Lobster

00:16 [Truthdig] In Guns We Trust

00:22 [Fox News: politics] Drought poised to drive up food prices next year, as farm aid is tied up in Congress

00:24 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Central Banks Are Chomping At The Bit

00:31 [Truthdig] Romney’s British Bankers Dinner

00:35 [Good] Intermission: Bob Ross, Remixed

00:35 [CNET News] Passenger films 737 in frightening aborted landing

00:38 [Raw Story] Sen. Moran rails against ‘Meatless Mondays’ at the USDA

00:39 [zero hedge] The Cherry On Top: CME Lowers Equity Index Margins By Over 20%

00:40 [straight] SFU Pipe Band releases Live From New York City CD of historic concert

00:41 [] When politics become an Olympic sport

00:44 [Fox News] Mysterious Beast Washes Up on NYC Shoreline

00:46 [Guardian] Cuban president Raúl Castro willing to hold no-limits talks with America

00:56 [Slashdot] Researcher Wows Black Hat With NFC-based Smartphone Hacking Demo

01:01 [Disinformation] Mile-Deep Valley Discovered Beneath Antarctica

01:08 [Slate Magazine] Fake Meat So Good It Will Freak You Out

01:09 [CNET News] On tablets, can Microsoft be right and Apple, Amazon, and Google wrong?

01:09 [The Atlantic: Technology] 'Coincidences,' and not a Super Villain, Took Down Twitter Today

01:15 [Fox News] Not Only Did They 'Build That' — They Lost It, Too

01:18 [Raw Story] U.S. braces for make-or-break economic data

01:22 [CNET News] Is Twitter up to the Olympic challenge?

01:27 [Deutsche Welle] Facebook announces loss in first post-IPO earnings,,16126133,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

01:28 [BBC: Technology] Olympics puts tech to the test

01:28 [Global Voices] Global: A Marathon to Translate the Declaration of Internet Freedom

01:29 [Fox News: politics] ICE, Border Patrol unions claim illegal immigrants exploiting 'dreamer' policy

01:30 [Reuters: politics] Romney's adventure abroad begins with stumbles

01:31 [CNET News] U.K. court grants Apple reprieve on Samsung 'copy' case, for now

01:37 [zero hedge] Chase Burning Artist, Alex Schaefer, Arrested for Chalking on Sidewalk (VIDEO)

01:40 [straight] Vancouver homeless shelters move toward securing permanent space

01:42 [CNET News] Top secret iPhone, iPad prototype shots emerge

01:43 [Slashdot] Microsoft Makes Skype Easier To Monitor

01:48 [Raw Story] Protest targets Chick-fil-A food truck in same sex marriage row

01:49 [Fox News: politics] Boehner says he'd meet with Dems 'tomorrow' to work out differences on tax rates

01:51 [The Independent] Obama: AK-47s don't belong on the streets

01:53 [Deutsche Welle] London 2012 is ready, set, go,,16118590,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

01:56 [msnbc] US official: Syrian regime may be readying 'massacre'

01:58 [Slate Magazine] Could the Election Be Over Before It Starts?

02:01 [Disinformation] Alabama Gas Station Owner, Others, Targeted by Government Spy-Tech

02:01 [Truthdig] British Prime Minister, London Mayor Mock Romney (Video)

02:04 [CNET News] Zuckerberg to Wall Street: No need to unfriend us yet

02:05 [CNET News] Google to broadband providers: 'Here's how you build a superfast network.'

02:07 [Slashdot] "Exploding" Termite Species Discovered

02:16 [Truthdig] Print is Dead

02:16 [BBC: Health] Shift work link to heart attacks

02:17 [Fox News] Legal Experts Cry Fowl Over Chick-fil-A Opposition

02:21 [CNET News] Ford looses its Prius-killer

02:22 [CNET News] Can Google Fiber TV compete?

02:22 [] Tent city for African migrants to cost NIS 50 million

02:26 [Electronic Intifada] Brothers jailed by US and expelled to Gaza speak out

02:30 [BBC: Education] Free school meals 'boost results'

02:32 [The Onion] Unsung Heroes: Terry Molin

02:33 [Raw Story] Florida man kills door-to-door salesman: I’ll kill anybody that steps on my property

02:40 [Fox News] Boehner: Nothing Stopping Us From Dealing on Taxes

02:41 [straight] Protestor proved right over Surrey summit security costs for Clinton, Bush

02:42 [Mother Jones] The Nature of the U.S. Military Presence in Africa

02:42 [Reuters: politics] Romney's adventure abroad begins with stumbles

02:49 [zero hedge] Corrupt Government Officials Should Be In Jail … Alongside Corrupt Banksters

02:56 [Disinformation] Scientific Study Reveals That Ecstasy Damages Memory

02:56 [CNET News] Eye-popping illusion lets you write with gaze alone

03:00 [Topix Activism News] Rudd to advise on 'fragile' regimes

03:06 [Truthdig] Print Is Dead

03:07 [zero hedge] The Ballooning Cyprus Fiasco

03:12 [Mother Jones] Corn on MSNBC: To China, With Love

03:14 [Unicef] Field Diary: Recovering from a brush with death in Somalia

03:16 [Fox News] ICE, Border Patrol Unions Claim Illegal Immigrants Abusing 'Dreamer' Policy

03:17 [Big Think] DERECHO-NOIA!!!!!!

03:31 [CNET News] Smartphone sales drive record Samsung quarterly profits

03:37 [zero hedge] On Europe's Broken Transmission Channels

03:38 [CNET News] Skype is not helping the feds spy on its users, it says

03:42 [straight] Festivals this weekend offer taste of Caribbean, Peru, Fiji, and more

03:47 [CNET News] FDA clears robotic device to assist cardiologists

03:50 [Slashdot] Google Outs 3D Maps For iOS Ahead of Apple

04:03 [Raw Story] Dark money political groups target voters based on their Internet habits

04:07 [] Green protests suspend work on Israeli beach promenade

04:19 [New York Times: politics] Once a Rebel, McCain Now Walks the Party Line

04:24 [Reuters] Facebook revenue growth skids, shares plunge

04:27 [Reuters: politics] Obama to sign Israel security bill on eve of Romney visit

04:28 [] Several Israelis to skip Olympics opening ceremony to stay focused

04:28 [msnbc] Embattled postal service faces challenge on Election Day

04:28 [Deutsche Welle] UN Arms Trade Treaty deadline nears,,16126155,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

04:29 [CNET News] Twitter breaks up with Instagram, sort of

04:34 [Reuters] Facebook revenue growth skids, shares plunge

04:48 [Raw Story] Wisc. Rep. Mark Pocan: ALEC is feeling the heat

04:48 [The Hindu - News] ‘Human rights literacy should be made available to the youngest mind’

04:57 [Fox News: politics] Political parties turn to independent voters for edge in November

05:00 [The Hindu - News] Bescom on Facebook

05:05 [Global Voices] Argentina: Athletes Tweet Photos From #London2012

05:08 [The Hindu - News] Festival treat for Upendra fans as Godfather is released today

05:13 [AL JAZEERA] US fears Syria planning massacre in Aleppo

05:15 [The Hindu - News] High Court stays food safety and standards regulations

05:17 [AntiWar] Iraqi Militants Bring Down Helicopter in Clash That Leaves 19 Killed

05:18 [] Netanyahu vows: Israel's middle class won't be hurt by austerity plan

05:18 [Slate Magazine] Louie, Season 3

05:19 [The Hindu - News] Funds sought for youth programmes

05:23 [Raw Story] Carville: Might be better for Romney to keep his mouth shut

05:25 [The Hindu - News] Three RTC buses damaged at Habsiguda

05:25 [Global Voices] Philippines: Horse Fights

05:28 [Raw Story] Facebook shares hit new low on growth worries

05:28 [CNET News] Apple loses bid to transfer Kodak patent lawsuit to different court

05:31 [Disinformation] Print-on-Demand Assault Rifle

05:37 [Big Think] Who Killed the LA MoCA?

05:40 [Global Voices] Bolivia: Citizens Question Expenses and Low Olympic Participation

05:49 [The Hindu - News] Lokayukta report on illegal mining in State remains on the back burner

05:55 [The Hindu - News] Kavya Kadame: Techie ends life

05:58 [Raw Story] Jon Stewart: Congress either a$$holes or five-year-olds

05:58 [AntiWar] Syria: The Vultures Are Circling

06:00 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: Arab League moves to investigate Arafat's death

06:01 [The Hindu - News] Shettar to order probe into silt removal scam in BBMP

06:01 [CNET News] Google redesigns the display of its search results page

06:05 [The Hindu - News] Post-murder, Ashok says police commissionerate will be expanded

06:07 [Big Think] Chance Encounters: An Interview With Ai Weiwei Documentary Filmmaker Alison Klayman

06:09 [The Hindu - News] 50 p.c. subsidy sought on farm inputs

06:13 [Reuters] Wary consumers to weigh on growth in second quarter

06:15 [The Hindu - News] Fodder coming from Punjab, Haryana

06:19 [The Hindu - News] City streetlighting to be improved

06:23 [Slashdot] NASA's First New Spacesuit In 20 Years Is Its Own Airlock

06:25 [The Hindu - News] Running away to survive

06:33 [Deutsche Welle] Aleppo restless as rebels brace for battle,,16126201,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

06:35 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

06:39 [Guardian] Mexican demonstrators blockade Televisa studios over election scandal

06:42 [The Hindu - News] The cotton conundrum

06:45 [Fox News] Canadian Super Speeder Turns Himself In to Cops

06:46 [The Hindu - News] Raja named India’s acting Chef-de-Mission

06:48 [The Hindu - News] Action taken against Serilingampally Tahsildar

06:52 [The Hindu - News] Now comes an anti-ragging portal

07:01 [Guardian] Samsung Galaxy phones drive maker to 48% rise in profit

07:02 [The Hindu - News] Metro Phase III gets its first tunnel

07:04 [The Atlantic: National] Placeholders on the News: 'Devils or Angles,' Extreme Weather Emergencies

07:06 [The Hindu - News] Delhi children want ‘Right to play’

07:06 [msnbc] States with the most homes underwater

07:06 [Topix Activism News] Keystone XL and the Necessity of Activism

07:10 [CNET News] Samsung to reinstate the Galaxy S3's search function

07:10 [The Hindu - News] A new Supercool baddie

07:16 [The Hindu - News] CCD on a creative mission

07:18 [Big Think] The Unholy Circumcision Debate

07:22 [The Hindu - News] Café Coffee Day on a creative mission

07:26 [The Hindu - News] Four held for abduction, murder

07:31 [HuffingtonPost: politics] RJ: Richard (RJ) Eskow: The Nakedness Of Their Greed

07:39 [Pravda] Another Russian boy suffers from sadistic parents in US

07:43 [Fin24 News] Absa profit down on bad debts

07:46 [The Hindu - News] NPR registration in the district to begin in August

08:03 [The Hindu - News] Conserve natural resources, students urged

08:04 [CNET News] Windows 8 fear and uncertainty kicks in

08:07 [zero hedge] Numerous Top Bankers Call for Break Up of Giant Banks

08:17 [The Hindu - News] CBI registers case against former IGNOU VC

08:23 [The Hindu - News] Stern action against mobile phone use while driving

08:31 [The Hindu - News] Forums condemn ‘Guwahati incident’

08:33 [The Hindu - News] Insurance firm told to pay damages

08:33 [CNET News] Facebook: 1 billion 'things' shared via Open Graph daily

08:39 [The Hindu - News] Bench comes to the rescue of corporation employee

08:45 [The Hindu - News] Merchant navy officials allege discrimination

08:45 [Fin24 News] SA woes, costs weigh on Anglo

08:50 [BBC: Entertainment] UK asked to join mass bell-ringng

08:52 [Guardian] Twitter joke case appeal judgment due

08:54 [Deutsche Welle] Draghi pledges to stick behind euro,,16125862,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

08:57 [The Hindu - News] Vegetable prices dip as farmers wish bye to paddy

09:02 [High Country News] Megadrought, the new normal

09:02 [CNET News] Samsung extends lead over Apple in Q2 phone shipments

09:02 [Slashdot] Web Giants Form US Internet Lobby Group

09:05 [The Hindu - News] Positive attitude vital, jail inmates told

09:11 [The Hindu - News] Tenders for new projects only after land acquisition: Minister

09:11 [The Independent] Barclays profits up despite interest rate swap scandal

09:15 [The Hindu - News] Solar power systems to back up ATMs during power cut

09:17 [BBC: Entertainment] Mass bell-ring heralds Olympics

09:22 [Guardian] Barclays finance chief investigated by FSA over fundraising

09:26 [The Atlantic: In Focus] The Olympic Flame Arrives in London

09:27 [Fin24 News] Joburg rates fraud more than R10m

09:31 [The Hindu - News] Education made interesting on social networking platform

09:35 [International Crisis Group] التدخل الخارجي في حالة مالي

09:35 [The Hindu - News] Overcoming hurdles for a degree in law

09:39 [Deutsche Welle] 'Either we'll save the euro properly or not at all',,16126109,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

09:39 [The Hindu - News] Another version of Rathinam Techzone soon at the Republic of Botswana

09:43 [New Statesman] Mischievous Lib Dem chatter is a political gift for Osborne

09:44 [] Two Israeli women killed in road accident in Bolivia

09:45 [straight] There are penis jokes a-plenty in The Watch

09:46 [The Hindu - News] Fate of Coimbatore Corpn. Zoo uncertain

09:46 [The Independent] Bells ring out for Olympic Games

09:52 [The Hindu - News] Services of Gora to mankind recalled

09:52 [Fox News: politics] Bipartisan group of senators voices concerns with global arms treaty, as revised draft raises hopes of supporters

10:04 [Guardian] Syria crisis: US fears Aleppo 'massacre' - live updates

10:06 [The Hindu - News] ‘Implants better than dentures’

10:11 [Slashdot] Cray XK6 Supercomputer Used To Simulate Ice Cream

10:20 [] An Israeli judoka that carries the hope of the nation

10:20 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

10:26 [International Crisis Group] Myanmar: The Politics of Economic Reform

10:36 [The Independent] Jeremy Hunt dismisses Mitt Romney concerns

10:39 [Fox News] Deadline Looms for UN Arms Treaty

10:42 [CNET News] OAuth 2.0 leader resigns, says standard is 'bad'

10:44 [The Hindu - News] Awareness meet on vector-borne diseases

10:51 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Africa Must Earn Its Climate Change Adaptation Finance

10:59 [The Hindu - News] 23 TN fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy released: Krishna

11:04 [Deutsche Welle] Bayreuth stage director favors 'modestly modern' take,,16125878,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

11:05 [] IDF reinforces Golan border, fearing Syrian terror attack

11:07 [The Hindu - News] Fishermen have a whale of a time!

11:07 [Global Voices] Jordan: The Fate of Syrian Refugees

11:08 [Pravda] Syria: Syrians, Iraqis, Palestinians: No Place to Hide

11:11 [The Hindu - News] Air travellers seek revival of air strips

11:13 [The Hindu - News] Refit, infrastructure reviewheld at Naval Dockyard

11:15 [] Syrian rebels bracing for 'mother of all battles' in Aleppo

11:16 [Topix Activism News] Sudanese struggle to ignite their own uprising

11:17 [The Hindu - News] Juvenile held on cheating charge

11:17 [Spiegel] Jamaica's Miracle: Myths, Legends and the Making of Usain Bolt

11:24 [Fin24 News] Marcus puts lid on rate cut speculation

11:26 [Pravda] The Games, not the Gaffes

11:28 [Slashdot] Hackers Release AAPT Data To Protest Aussie Policies

11:33 [The Hindu - News] Obama calls for consensus on reducing violence

11:34 [Deutsche Welle] Samsung profits nearly double on record smartphone sales,,16126508,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

11:39 [Financial Times] Bo awaits fate after wife’s indictment

11:41 [Truthdig] Bush and His Open Heart

11:43 [The Independent] Gloucester health boss Shaun Clee accused of 'gloating' about new boat as staff face drastic pay cuts

11:47 [CNET News] European scheme aims to boost reliability of GPS

11:49 [Deutsche Welle] On the fence: Britta Heidemann's balancing act,,16126533,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

11:51 [Fin24 News] Barclays faces new probe, more lawsuits

11:58 [Big Think] How to Ruin Your Moral Authority

11:59 [Slate Magazine] Corrections

12:00 [msnbc] Syria 'armed to the teeth' with chemical weapons

12:04 [New Statesman] New medicines are, unsurprisingly, a really good thing

12:05 [AL JAZEERA] Bo Xilai's wife charged with murder

12:05 [Pravda] Nizhny Novgorod governor improves citation ratings

12:07 [AL JAZEERA] Syrian forces renew Aleppo assault

12:09 [Fin24 News] No evidence of rate-rigging in SA

12:10 [Fox News] Senators Threaten to Oppose UN Arms Treaty

12:14 [Slate Magazine] Not Here

12:17 [The Independent] Airport tweet man Paul Chambers in appeal victory

12:20 [] Israel Air Force investigating airborne refueling mishap

12:27 [The Hindu - News] Beijing reflects as flood death toll rises to 77

12:28 [AL JAZEERA] Syrian forces renew Aleppo assault

12:28 [Spiegel] Tolerance and Taboos: Why Circumcision Is Not a Crime

12:29 [Deutsche Welle] Iraq's culture of violence,,16125760,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

12:29 [The Hindu - News] Tales of woe from a Kokrajhar shelter

12:32 [Global Voices] East Timor: Stunning Sunset Photos

12:32 [Pravda] London 2012: Olympic Soccer under way

12:33 [CNET News] Will mobile technology hold up under Olympic strain?

12:34 [The Independent] Labour suffers shock Stoke-on-Trent by-election defeat

12:34 [Slate Magazine] Louie, Season 3

12:41 [Good] Why Won't Chipotle Sign the Fair Food Agreement?


12:43 [Pravda] Will political reform occur in the United States only after a catastrophe?

12:45 [Fin24 News] Petrol price jumps 22c a litre

12:49 [Slate Magazine] What To Watch at the London Olympics

12:50 [zero hedge] As Europe Desperately Attempts To Talk Down Bond Yields Further, Bundesbank Finally Says "Nein"

12:52 [The Hindu - News] A worst crisis, says Gogoi

12:58 [Spiegel] The World from Berlin: 'Uncomfortable and Bitter Truth' for German Economy

13:02 [The Hindu - News] Himanshu in sole lead

13:08 [The Hindu - News] Arvind scalps seven

13:08 [Raw Story] Japan rejoices at ‘Miracle in Glasgow’

13:11 [] Adviser to Palestinian president Abbas visits Auschwitz memorial

13:12 [The Hindu - News] Anuj Bidve killer gets life term

13:14 [Deutsche Welle] Burmese filmmakers tell stories of a country in transition,,16126631,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

13:17 [BBC: Technology] Android phones hijacked via radio

13:18 [Raw Story] Legally blind archer sets first world record

13:22 [The Hindu - News] Muralidharan stars for Book Sellers

13:23 [The Independent] Rail and Tube travellers suffer delays

13:26 [Good] This Nationwide Drought: Bad for Food Prices and Good for Insects

13:28 [The Atlantic: International] The Rwandan Genocide's Long Shadow Still Reaches All the Way to America

13:32 [Amnesty International] Hopes raised for strong Arms Trade Treaty

13:33 [Global Voices] Greece: Photo ‘Road Trip' Around Europe Debt Crisis

13:34 [Mother Jones] Charts: Which Countries Are the Real Olympic Winners?

13:34 [CNET News] Twitter joke trial man wins his appeal

13:37 [CBC: politics] Premiers turn attention to debate on energy

13:37 [zero hedge] Draghi In A Box

13:38 [The Hindu - News] Tiwari is Rohit Shekhar’s father, rules court

13:39 [Deutsche Welle] Archive on deportation of French Jews opens to public,,16125607,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

13:40 [AL JAZEERA] Assad exit inevitable, says UN general

13:41 [] Israel High Court postpones Migron outpost evacuation until August 21

13:43 [Big Think] What We Mean When We Say "That's Not Fair"

13:43 [Raw Story] Music Fridays: 10th Anniversary Edition

13:53 [BBC: Science & Environment] 'Hit and run' idea in Moon origin

13:56 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: Former British ambassador calls for end of PA aid to put pressure on Israel

13:57 [The Independent] Twitter joke trial man Paul Chambers wins appeal victory

13:59 [Deutsche Welle] Dresden porcelain gets a modern makeover,,16124989,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

13:59 [Slashdot] Researcher Finds Security Holes In FAA's New Flight Control System

14:00 [The Atlantic: Politics] How Democrats Are Blowing Their Chance to Take Back the House

14:01 [Disinformation] Are Climate Skeptics More Likely To Be Conspiracy Theorists?

14:03 [Global Voices] South/North Korean Flag Mix-Up - Worst Mistake in Olympic History?

14:04 [Fox News: politics] US report says hundreds died during Iraq reconstruction

14:04 [The Hindu - News] Six students killed, 7 injured as school roof collapses in Bijnor

14:05 [The Atlantic: Technology] Earth from Space: London and the Olympic Sites

14:07 [zero hedge] Spain Discussed €300 Billion Full Bailout, Germany "Uncomfortable"

14:08 [The Hindu - News] Short Madonna concert gets boos from Paris crowd

14:13 [Raw Story] Indian rail is world’s largest ‘open toilet’

14:15 [The Hindu - News] U.N. worried over ‘imminent’ Aleppo showdown

14:18 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Quest for Human Rights Justice in Peru Suffers Serious Setbacks

14:21 [] Turkey sets up secret base to bring aid to Syria rebels, sources say

14:21 [CNET News] Facebook shares down 13 percent, following disappoint earnings

14:29 [Deutsche Welle] 'A golden age for Saudi women',,16126657,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

14:29 [Guardian] Carl Lewis on Mitt Romney: 'some Americans shouldn't leave the country'

14:32 [Fox News: politics] Economic growth slowed to 1.5 percent rate in 2nd quarter, slowest in a year

14:36 [CNET News] Apple files patent for its own version of Google Glasses

14:38 [Fin24 News] Zille's plan to boost SA growth

14:38 [Reuters] Wary consumers, trade curb U.S. growth in Q2

14:40 [Slate Magazine] Blogging the Human Genome

14:41 [Guardian] Kiaran Stapleton jailed for Anuj Bidve murder

14:42 [Slashdot] "Bomb Threat" Tweet Conviction Overturned By UK Appeals Court

14:43 [BBC: Education] Unis contribute £3.3bn to economy

14:44 [CNN: Money] STOCKS TO GAIN

14:48 [The Independent] London 2012: Olympic torch relay ends on the Thames

14:50 [Slate Magazine] DoubleX Gabfest: The We Wish We Were Talking About Kristen Stewart Edition

14:51 [msnbc] US economy's growth rate slows in 2nd quarter

14:51 [zero hedge] Is Time For Facebook Investors To Literally Face the Book (Value)?

14:56 [CNET News] Apple's iPhone margins hit 58 percent, nearly double iPad's

14:56 [zero hedge] GDP Market Reaction - NEW QE-Off Trade (For Now)

14:58 [CNN: Money] U.S. ECONOMY SLOWS

15:00 [CNN: Technology] How to follow the London Olympics online

15:03 [Raw Story] Colbert calls out Chick-fil-A’s Facebook ‘sock puppet’

15:03 [The Atlantic: International] Why Obama is Tougher on Iran Than Romney Could Ever Be

15:06 [CNET News] Friday Poll: Do you still use your Nintendo Wii?

15:07 [New Internationalist] BP or not BP? Reclaiming Shakespeare from the sponsors

15:07 [Slashdot] Ask Slashdot: the Best Linux Setup To Transition Windows Users?

15:08 [Raw Story] French researchers on the verge of ‘functional cure’ for AIDS

15:18 [Big Think] The Best For Sale Sign… Ever

15:21 [The Independent] Demolition of former East German apartment blocks 'threatens Berlin's socialist past'

15:22 [Topix Activism News] Syria Conflict: Aleppo Showdown Could Be Imminent, U.N. Says

15:23 [Slashdot] Face To Face With the 'Human Barcode'

15:26 [The Atlantic: Politics] Rahm Emanuel Campaigned For Two Presidents Who Opposed Gay Marriage

15:26 [CBC: politics] Provinces shortchanged $36B by Ottawa, premiers say

15:27 [] More than 20,000 Londoners hold moment of silence for Munich

15:31 [Disinformation] Study Pinpoints JFK, LAX, Hawaii Airports As Disease-Spread Hot Spots

15:32 [CNET News] Microsoft admits its Surface tablet could tick off OEMs

15:32 [The Progressive] An Interview with Cenk Uygur

15:32 [Amnesty International] Ecuador: Inter-American Court ruling marks key victory for Indigenous Peoples

15:33 [Raw Story] Man who tweeted airport bomb joke wins appeal

15:34 [Deutsche Welle] AIDS funding fears, research hopes,,16126720,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

15:36 [zero hedge] More European Any- And Every-Thing Promises Jerk Market Higher

15:38 [Reuters] Cautious consumers, trade curb growth

15:38 [The Independent] UN expert 'alarmed' by imminent wave of executions in Iraq

15:38 [Spiegel] Out of Left Field: A New Idea to Save the Common Currency

15:43 [Reuters] Cautious consumers, trade curb U.S. growth

15:43 [The Onion] [audio] Attempted Murderer Gave It His Best Shot

15:44 [The Atlantic: National] The First Mexican Border Town May Be Losing Its Character

15:45 [] Suffering in Uzbekistan, MTS Returns to Turkmenistan

15:45 [Guardian] NHS considers organ donor opt-out in transplants shakeup

15:49 [] Dow Chemical's Agent Orange Shadow Over Olympics

15:49 [Deutsche Welle] China's hunger for energy is insatiable,,16127386,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

15:50 [The Hindu - News] T.N. directed to frame norms for school buses

15:54 [The Hindu - News] Ex-Milosevic spokesman becomes new Serbia PM

15:55 [The Independent] 1bn audience expected for Olympic Games opening ceremony

15:56 [The Hindu - News] Russian, Western navies to face off near Syria

15:57 [Pravda] European crisis hits many US states hard

15:59 [BuzzFlash] Utah Mormons Man the Phone Banks for Romney's Swing-State Blitz

16:04 [Raw Story] Olympic legend Carl Lewis on Mitt Romney: ‘Some Americans shouldn’t leave the country’

16:04 [CNET News] Apple wants to control everything in your home via NFC

16:06 [zero hedge] Hilsenrath Has Spoken: GDP Is Worse Than Expected After All, "Won't Constrain Fed"

16:10 [Slate Magazine] The

SlateNews Quiz, “London 2012” Edition

16:11 [The Atlantic: Politics] Ayn Rand's 1967 Appearance on 'The Tonight Show' With Johnny Carson

16:12 [Slashdot] Google Warned Samsung Galaxy Tab Was "Too Similar"

16:12 [The Independent] The growing tribe of hobbyists, hawkers and spivs gravitating to the epicentre of London 2012

16:14 [BBC: Education] Rules on academy teachers relaxed

16:15 [New Statesman] Who runs Britain’s energy policy?

16:19 [Raw Story] Cantor defends Bachmann: Anti-Muslim witch hunt is ‘about security’

16:20 [The Hindu - News] India bans Iran oil ships from its waters

16:21 [CNET News] Microsoft's cheapest Surface tablet won't cost $1000 after all

16:21 [The Atlantic: Politics] Thanks, Citizens United, for This Campaign Finance Mess We're In

16:22 [Guardian] Theatre audiences in Europe flock to plays despite the economic squeeze

16:24 [Deutsche Welle] Clinical trials go wrong in India,,16127458,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

16:31 [Disinformation] What Would You Tell The World Project (time sensitive)

16:32 [] Democracy Now!: Rev. Canon Byamugisha Makes History as 1st African Religious Leader to Reveal HIV-Positive Status

16:32 [High Country News] Oregon ignores logging road runoff, to the peril of native fish

16:36 [CNET News] German judge finds Motorola violates Microsoft's FAT patent

16:36 [CBC: politics] B.C. premier won't support national energy plan

16:36 [zero hedge] Forget The Election Cycle, Its Policy Uncertainty That Counts


16:38 [Fox News: politics] PETA takes 'bets' on when senator will die after objection to USDA vegetarian push

16:39 [Canadian Dimension] One year after Greece stopped Freedom Flotilla

16:40 [Slate Magazine] Killer Joe

16:42 [The Onion] Michael Phelps Using Rosetta Stone To Brush Up On His English

16:44 [The Atlantic: International] A New Kind of Spectacle: How China Changed the Olympics

16:45 [The Atlantic: Technology] Fall, Mortality, and the Machine: Tolkien and Technology

16:46 [The Independent] London Olympics cannot act as a 'global policeman'

16:47 [Red Pepper] The Olympics’ security legacy

16:48 [Slashdot] Defcon Researchers Build Tool To Track the Planes of the Rich and Famous

16:48 [Fox News] Justice Employees CitedFor Nepotism in Hiring

16:49 [CNET News] Ouya game console adds OnLive, outs controller

16:51 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Punish Those Carrying Out FGM, Say Côte d’Ivoire Campaigners

16:55 [zero hedge] What Does Gold Know That All Other Asset Classes Don't?

16:55 [The Atlantic: Technology] Just the Headlines, Ma'am: The Summarized Simplicity of the Reddit Edit

16:58 [Fox News: politics] Obama announces new military aid for Israel ahead of Romney visit

17:04 [Raw Story] Florida woman posing as butt-enhancing doctor arrested for lethal injections

17:04 [The Nation] The Ghosts of Munich 1972 and the Birth of the Modern Olympics

17:06 [The Hindu - News] Odisha demands two more passport centres

17:07 [Fin24 News] DA: ANC wants Joburg secrecy bill

17:10 [Deutsche Welle] Afghan hospital scandal reveals depth of corruption,,16123776,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

17:10 [New Statesman] Top five racist Republican dog-whistles

17:11 [The Hindu - News] Punjab govt. to provide free neo-natal service

17:12 [The Onion] American Voices: Computer Virus May Be Blasting AC/DC In Iran

17:12 [Slashdot] Man Claims Cell Phone Taken By DC Police For Taking Photos

17:13 [BBC: Entertainment] Hyde Park show kicks off Olympics

17:13 [New York Times: politics] The Agenda: For the United States, Arab Spring Raises Question of Values Versus Interests

17:16 [CNET News] Yelp iOS app updated with lots of 'awesomeness'

17:17 [AL JAZEERA] Fall of Syria's Assad 'only a matter of time'

17:21 [BBC: Technology] Google 'breaches' UK privacy deal

17:22 [Middle East Monitor] Dr. Daud Abdullah: Banning Islamist politicians is not the answer

17:25 [zero hedge] 46.5 Million Americans, Record 22.3 Million US Households, On Foodstamps

17:26 [Spiegel] German Financial Regulator Elke König: 'It's Time to Search for Alternatives'

17:27 [New Internationalist] A voice for the voiceless in DRC

17:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Art Markman, Ph.D.: Why Do Americans Accept Wealth Inequality?

17:28 [Slashdot] Ask Slashdot: How To Clean Up My Work Computer Before I Leave?

17:29 [The Atlantic: National] The Day Sheriff Joe Arpaio Went to Court

17:35 [] Tajikistan: Badakhshan Clashes Risk Sparking Insurgency, Analysts Fear

17:36 [The Independent] Six jailed for insider dealing

17:37 [Pravda] Can Americans travel safe with so many enemies worldwide?

17:38 [Spiegel] Revolutionizing Archaeology: Flying Lasers Reveal Buried Historical Structures

17:40 [Deutsche Welle] African textile industry on hold,,16127770,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

17:41 [Fox News] PETA Takes 'Bets' on When Senator Will Die

17:42 [Disinformation] NYPD Paints Over Apartment Building’s Political ‘Murderers’ Mural

17:43 [Reuters: politics] U.S. campaign: Before the convention, there's the commute

17:44 [The Atlantic: International] On the Continuing Joys of the English-Language Chinese Press

17:44 [Global Voices] Nigeria: Osun-Oshogbo Sacred Groove: Lost but Found?

17:45 [Slate Magazine] They’re Not Creepy

17:48 [Big Think] 2012 Summer Olympics: The Virtues of Contradiction

17:48 [Spiegel] Picture This: Hot Stuff

17:49 [CNET News] Google+ unique visitors up 66 percent since November, study finds

17:50 [straight] News for Youse: Olympics begin, Christy Clark walks out, and Facebook tumbles

17:53 [The Independent] Ivory Coast president heckled by protesters ahead of Olympic opening ceremony visit

17:53 [CNET News] Virgin Mobile adds $80 PCD Chaser to Android roster

17:54 [The Atlantic: International] Photos: Ikea's Customers in China Make Themselves Very Much at Home

17:55 [zero hedge] Ray Dalio Issues Stark Warning: Spanish Collateral Is Running Out

17:55 [The Atlantic: Technology] Should Newspapers Give Readers the Option to Hide News They Don't Want to See?

17:57 [The Hindu - News] M.P. assembly reinstates disqualified Congress MLAs

17:58 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: Egyptian anger at Israeli TV insult to Morsi

18:01 [CNET News] E.T. phones home with Blu-ray edition for 30th anniversary

18:02 [CNN: Technology] Zuckerberg: FB phone 'wouldn't make sense'

18:04 [Raw Story] Kirk Cameron refuses to meet with LGBT youth

18:04 [The Atlantic: National] Girls With Guns: How Arming More Women Could Change America

18:05 [Mother Jones] Yesterday's Romney Gaffe Was Real, Not Fabricated

18:06 [CNN: Money] iPHONE APPS AT RISK

18:07 [zero hedge] Italian Regulator Extends "One Week Only" Shorting Ban Through September 14 Due To "Persistent Conditions"

18:07 [] Obama announces new military assistance to Israel on eve of Romney trip

18:10 [Global Voices] Panamanians Place Hopes on Eight Olympic Athletes

18:11 [Slashdot] Researchers Beat Google's Bouncer

18:12 [World Policy Institute] Olympian Dreams

18:13 [Big Think] Life Is a Marathon. Bring Olympic-Level Excellence To Yours.

18:15 [The Hindu - News] Zardari formally invites Manmohan Singh to Pak

18:15 [Slate Magazine] Only in His Dreams

18:15 [The Atlantic: Technology] Most People Didn't Have A/C Until 1973 and Other Strange Tech Timelines

18:17 [Truthdig] Obamacare to Cut Health Services for Many Illegal Immigrants

18:17 [CNET News] iPhone 5 leak? New pictures emerge

18:18 [CBC: politics] Premiers start work on national energy strategy

18:19 [Raw Story] Michelle Obama to Olympians: ‘I’m still so inspired by you’

18:20 [Deutsche Welle] 'Choosing to generate clean energy in our local area',,16080264,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

18:22 [CNET News] Grooveshark is an acquisition target

18:23 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Impunity Returns to Peru

18:24 [] Protesters Blockade Mexico's Largest TV Station

18:25 [The Hindu - News] Nirupama Rao in spirited defence of bilateral relations

18:25 [The Atlantic: Technology] Do You Sort of Not Really Care About the Olympics? Here's the Site for You

18:26 [Topix Activism News] PETA Betting On When Senator Will Die

18:29 [Raw Story] Zimbabwe will suffer longer and more frequent power outages in next decade

18:29 [Fox News: politics] Court leaves ruling intact requiring cigarette pack warnings

18:30 [Slate Magazine] Louie, Season 3

18:32 [Disinformation] Sentient Organizations: A Cryptozoological Approach

18:32 [The Progressive] ALEC: On The Ropes & Feeling Stunned

18:35 [BuzzFlash] Romney Rebuked by British PM for Mitt's Gaffe-Gate in London

18:36 [Guardian] Syrian army supply crisis has regime on brink of collapse, say defectors

18:37 [zero hedge] Dow 13,000: Need. Moar. QE

18:43 [The Onion] Trivial Pursuit Game Reveals Man Lacks Knowledge Of Basic Social Skills

18:44 [CNN: Entertainment] TV competes with Olympics

18:45 [The Atlantic: Technology] The Touching Story Behind Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos' $2.5 Million Gift in Support of Gay Marriage

18:53 [Slashdot] How a 3-Year-Old Can Open a Gun Safe

18:54 [Raw Story] Spanish unemployment hits 25 percent in June

18:57 [Electronic Intifada] Victory for Australia's boycott campaign as charges of blockading chocolate store dropped

18:58 [The Independent] The public money wasted on this trial is no joking matter

19:00 [Guardian] Mexican student movement returns to its roots as momentum fades

19:02 [CNET News] At Getty Museum, revelations of art via tech

19:03 [msnbc] 75 percent of U.S. HIV patients lack effective care

19:05 [Slate Magazine] Olympinomics

19:07 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Bernanke And Draghi Are Dangerous

19:12 [Fox News] URGENT: Police Thwart Aurora-Like Threat

19:13 [Big Think] Academic Rock Stars and Curriculum DJs

19:13 [The Onion] Magazine: Harness The Power Of Rubbing Your Temples

19:14 [The Independent] Mother-of-eight Shamim Akhtar jailed for drugging daughter

19:14 [CNET News] Apple's Siri gets poison oak ad, report says

19:19 [CBC: politics] Ex-Harper aide Bruce Carson charged with influence peddling

19:21 [CNET News] Google oops: Did not delete Street View data as promised

19:22 [The Hindu - News] Ecuador seeks assurance over Assange’s extradition

19:23 [The Onion] Man's Threshold For Sweating Down To 4 Stairs

19:24 [Raw Story] Watchdog group: Pro-fracking study had conflict of interest

19:24 [] Profiles of the Disenfranchised: Floridians as 'Voter Supression' Guinea Pigs

19:25 [Mostly Water] Global Elite Descend on East London for Olympics

19:26 [The Hindu - News] Pakistan “world leader” in visa fraud: British envoy

19:29 [CNET News] This $9 cardboard bike is a smooth recycled ride

19:31 [Good] July 27: Our Latest Pet Finds

19:32 [Electronic Intifada] Israel denied me entry on the basis of my skin color and religion

19:32 [The Hindu - News] New York seizure brings hope for Suthamalli

19:32 [The Independent] In Lashkar Gah we are fully entering into the spirit of the Olympic games

19:33 [Utne] Season of the Witch: San Francisco History from 1967 to 1982

19:34 [Slashdot] Google Didn't Delete All Street View Wi-Fi Data

19:37 [zero hedge] Europe Releases Another Unsourced Rumor To Talk Markets To Weekly Highs

19:38 [] Debunking the Palestinian claim that a moment of silence for Munich victims is 'racist'

19:38 [CNET News] Apple misses estimates but still intrigues

19:39 [Raw Story] Ohio GOP Senate hopeful shorting U.S. Treasury bonds and betting on default

19:42 [The Hindu - News] DC promoters pledge 54 % stake with Future Capital

19:45 [Mostly Water] The Real Crime in Anaheim

19:46 [The Atlantic: Politics] Sticking up for the Small Donor

19:46 [The Hindu - News] Sundaram Finance Q1 profit up 26 %

19:51 [zero hedge] Perfectly Idiotic Market

19:51 [straight] Reasonable Doubt: Mandatory minimum jail sentences shouldn't negate judiciary discretion

19:52 [Truthdig] Drone-Court Advantage

19:54 [The Onion] Nation's Moms On Olympic Opening Ceremony: 'Buckle The Fuck Up, It's Going To Be A Wild-Ass Ride'

19:55 [The Atlantic: Technology] Neil deGrasse Tyson Isn't Mad at You, America -- But He's Disappointed

19:57 [Disinformation] McDonald’s Continues Serving Food After Customer Dies At The Counter

19:58 [Guardian] London 2012 Olympics opening ceremony – live blog!

19:59 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: Expansion of illegal settlement outpost south of Bethlehem

20:01 [The Atlantic: Politics] Why Obama Would Be Foolish Not to Pursue Gun Control

20:01 [CNET News] Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

20:04 [Guardian] UK blocks £16m aid to Rwanda

20:05 [The Atlantic: National] How Bad Is London's Smog for Olympic Athletes?

20:05 [The Atlantic: Technology] 7 Interesting Things You Can Say to Change the Subject When Someone Starts Talking About the Olympics

20:07 [zero hedge] The EU Jerk-And-Smirk

20:07 [Reuters] Cautious consumers, foreign trade curb second-quarter growth

20:10 [] US Massive Bunker Buster Bomb 'Ready to Go'

20:10 [Deutsche Welle] Contrasting views of Greece's austerity programs,,16128305,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

20:11 [CNET News] Follow the 2012 Olympic games on your iOS or Android phone

20:12 [The Progressive] NYT’s Pathetic Apology on Banking Dereg.

20:14 [Guardian] Angela Merkel and François Hollande pledge to safeguard embattled euro

20:17 [Slashdot] CowboyNeal Reviews Oracle Linux

20:18 [] On eve of Romney visit, U.S. Jews continue to favor Obama by 68%-25%, new poll shows

20:18 [Fox News: politics] White House projects $1.2 trillion budget deficit this year

20:20 [zero hedge] YoU TaLKiN' To Me?

20:21 [AL JAZEERA] London poised for Olympics ceremony

20:33 [The Hindu - News] Statue replaced; BSP seeks President’s rule

20:33 [Financial Times] Syrian regime renews Aleppo assault

20:34 [The Onion] American Voices: Disney World Visitors Contract Mystery Illness

20:35 [CNET News] Never lose your lens cap with the X-cap

20:36 [Guardian] Michael Gove tells academies they can hire unqualified teaching staff

20:37 [Truthdig] Amazon CEO Pledges $2.5 Million for Washington Same-Sex Marriage Effort

20:37 [CNN: Money] DOW TOPS 13,000

20:39 [Raw Story] Police find 20 rifles in Maryland ‘joker’s’ home

20:41 [The Independent] John Terry requests personal hearing after FA bring charges over Anton Ferdinand incident

20:41 [CNET News] California Headphones gets set to debut new models

20:42 [The Progressive] Now You Tell Us, Sandy?

20:43 [The Hindu - News] No need to panic on food front, says K.V. Thomas

20:45 [The Hindu - Opinion] Strange facts about violent death

20:45 [Mother Jones] Modern Music is Tedious and Unimaginative

20:46 [The Atlantic: Politics] Picture of the Day: Attempted White House Mythbusting Raises New and Troubling Questions

20:48 [Big Think] How Not Being Too Rational Helps Children Learn

20:49 [zero hedge] Mutiny At The ECB?

20:50 [] Despite PA Victory, Anti-Fracking Campaigners Rally for Fight Ahead

20:51 [CNET News] Apple Up-to-Date Program woes continue

20:55 [The Atlantic: National] Forget the NRA -- We Need a Free Speech Association

20:56 [zero hedge] Guest Post: 2nd Quarter GDP - Weaker In All The Wrong Places

20:57 [Disinformation] Social Critic Arundhati Roy on Democracy and Dissent in India

20:59 [Slashdot] Mark Zuckerberg's Big Facebook Mistake

21:01 [Good] Space Oddity: Launch a Ping Pong Ball Sized Experiment Into the Beyond

21:03 [The Hindu - News] Weerapat-Perikiat claim doubles title

21:06 [The Atlantic: Politics] Your Gay Neighbors Really Are Raising Your Real Estate Values

21:06 [CNET News] HTC One X will drop to $99 July 29

21:09 [Raw Story] Santorum defends Penn State on radio show

21:09 [Fox News] Authorities May Have Foiled Aurora-Like Threat

21:09 [The Hindu - News] Mamata criticises LF for sending team to north Bengal

21:13 [The Hindu - News] Rumours triggered massive influx into camps: Gogoi

21:17 [World Policy Institute] Serbia: The Limits of Ambiguity

21:19 [The Hindu - News] No medical aid or security in this camp

21:25 [Deutsche Welle] London Olympic showtime at the stadium,,16128368,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

21:29 [The Hindu - News] As monsoon remains deficient, plans on to give diesel subsidy to farmers

21:30 [Mother Jones] Friday Cat Blogging - 27 July 2012

21:31 [Good] A Panoramic Photo of Last Night's Derecho Storm Over New York

21:33 [The Hindu - News] Bandh near tiger reserve affects normal life

21:35 [The Onion] International Olympians To Watch In 2012

21:35 [] Heat and Drought Turn Your Prized Lawn Deathly Brown? Paint It Green

21:37 [zero hedge] "It’s Been A Fun Ride, But Prepare For A Global Slowdown"

21:39 [Raw Story] Columbine families plan to reach out to Aurora shooting victims

21:39 [CBC: politics] B.C. premier boycotts national energy strategy

21:40 [Slashdot] Two More HIV Patients Now Virus-Free Thanks To Bone Marrow Transplant

21:42 [AL JAZEERA] Fall of Syria's Assad 'only a matter of time'

21:44 [CNET News] Waze socializes navigation

21:44 [AL JAZEERA] Olympics show gets underway with fly-past

21:46 [CNET News] Mountain Lion now on 3.2 percent of Macs, firm says

21:48 [Big Think] To Roger Ebert, On Why Universal Health Coverage Saves Us All Money

21:51 [Guardian] Columbine families ready to help Aurora survivors when the time is right

21:52 [AL JAZEERA] Olympics show gets going with fly-past

21:53 [straight] Pride Flick Picks: Vito, Kinky Boots, Vancouver Queer Film Festival

21:57 [zero hedge] For Italy, It Is Game Theory Over

21:59 [] Hezbollah releases video of abduction of two Israeli soldiers that led to Second Lebanon War

22:00 [The Hindu - News] Autorickshaw strike on August 1

22:00 [Mother Jones] Chick-fil-A Opponents "Resort to Hate": GOP Congressional Email

22:00 [AL JAZEERA] Olympics show gets going with fly-past

22:04 [The Hindu - News] VHR to stage ‘silent protest’ today

22:05 [The Onion] [video] Fucking Oasis To Probably Be Worked Into Olympics Opening Ceremony

22:08 [The Hindu - News] Londoners let hair down for big party

22:09 [Guardian] When school is out: gay-friendly education in the US

22:11 [msnbc] Opening Ceremony kicks off 2012 Games

22:11 [Fox News: politics] AEHQ Issues -- Gun control returns to 2012 debate

22:12 [CNET News] Does it still make sense to buy a desktop PC?

22:12 [Truthdig] A Wish List Against Leaks

22:12 [Fox News] Massacre Suspect's Lawyers Seek Leak Source

22:15 [] UN Arms Trade Treaty 'Full of Holes'

22:15 [Deutsche Welle] Gelato: A cool business in times of economic crisis?,,16128297,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

22:18 [Big Think] Why You Shouldn't Borrow Money From Friends

22:19 [Reuters: politics] Romney tries to move beyond Britain gaffes

22:20 [The Hindu - News] Londoners let hair down for big party

22:21 [CNET News] Law firms target Zynga for alleged insider trading

22:21 [Slashdot] OnLive Coming To Ouya Android Console

22:24 [The Hindu - News] Olympics fever spreads in Chennai

22:26 [Slate Magazine] Romney’s World

22:27 [Disinformation] The Most Boring Culture On Earth

22:29 [Raw Story] Red Sox mascot ‘Wally’ stolen in audacious mid-afternoon heist

22:29 [CNET News] Life's meaning? Project crowdsources the big question

22:30 [The Hindu - News] Thirumavalavan surrenders before court, granted bail

22:30 [Mother Jones] "Step Up Revolution": Batman Turned Upside Down

22:35 [CNET News] The 404 1,097: Where what kind of man dresses like a bird (podcast)

22:35 [The Onion] Miami Dolphins Wish 'Hard Knocks' Crew Would Stop Openly Talking About How Bad They Are

22:37 [AL JAZEERA] Olympics kicks off with eccentric opening

22:38 [Big Think] Hot Wheels, Cool Aging

22:39 [Fox News] Massacre Suspect's Lawyers Seek Leak Source

22:41 [Topix Activism News] Chinese housing activist cleared of fraud

22:41 [The Atlantic: Politics] Mitt Romney's Favorite Gesture: Jazz Hands

22:41 [Slate Magazine] Hermit Kingdom vs. House of Mouse

22:41 [CNET News] Wither Zuck bucks: Facebook founder loses $3B in 48 hours

22:42 [Truthdig] Oh, the Pathos!

22:44 [Slashdot] Should Microsoft's Amdocs Deal Worry Data Center Operators?

22:44 [Raw Story] New technique helps scientists unwrap Peruvian mummy deaths

22:44 [The Hindu - News] Cops train guns on school-going autos

22:45 [AL JAZEERA] Olympics kicks off with eccentric opening

22:49 [zero hedge] Faith, Hope, And Draghi

22:51 [The Atlantic: Technology] How the Aurora Shootings Became Fodder for Lulz

22:51 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Paraguay Opens Doors to Unregulated Foreign Investment

22:53 [straight] Photo of the Day: Apart for the Same Reasons

22:54 [CNET News] Senate to decide if Facebook users can share Netflix videos

22:54 [The Hindu - News] Factions set to consolidate position

22:57 [Disinformation] N. taracua: Nature’s Suicide Bombers

23:00 [The Hindu - News] Greens oppose cement plant near Gulbarga city

23:01 [Mother Jones] "I Was a Survivor": Recalling a Mass Shooting Four Years Ago Today

23:02 [Reuters] Cautious consumers, foreign trade curb second quarter growth

23:04 [Slashdot] Slashdot's Rob Rozeboom Interviews D&D Designer Mike Mearls - Part 2 (video)

23:04 [The Hindu - News] Hepatitis awareness exhibition at GH

23:07 [CNET News] Apple Glasses and the OUYA/OnLive deal

23:12 [CNET News] Hacker delves into secret world of warranties

23:13 [AL JAZEERA] Britain amazes world with Olympics spectacle

23:14 [Raw Story] Former FL GOP chair says ‘right-wing crazies’ want to suppress black vote

23:14 [The Hindu - News] Deportation is airline’s sole responsibility

23:16 [Fox News] Catholic-Owned Firm Wins Over Obamacare, for Now

23:19 [Slashdot] KWin Adds Support for QML Decorations

23:20 [The Hindu - News] The battle against corruption will be a long one, says Anna

23:23 [AL JAZEERA] Britain amazes world with Olympics spectacle

23:23 [CNET News] Google's Olympic doodle (with no reference to the Olympics)

23:25 [The Hindu - News] ‘Grave danger’ in cross-media ownership

23:25 [Deutsche Welle] Venezuelan envoy found dead in Kenya,,16128406,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

23:28 [Global Voices] Cuba: Rights Activists Beaten, Detained by Police at Payá Funeral

23:31 [The Hindu - News] Now you will have to score 60% in test to get driving licence

23:31 [Slate Magazine] How Can Social Media Better Support a Community in Mourning?

23:33 [Global Voices] Zambia: Pupils Expelled For Facebook Activities

23:34 [Raw Story] Batman shooter was seeing psychiatrist who specialized in schizophrenia

23:35 [The Hindu - News] Battle has ended, says Rohit

23:37 [zero hedge] All The Olympic Charts That's Fit To Print, And More

23:37 [CNET News] BMW Gran Coupe: A modern tech masterpiece

23:39 [CNET News] World's saddest TV pitchman loses his marketing department

23:41 [Good] Nobel Laureate Gives Jon Stewart Some Bad News About the American Dream

23:42 [Disinformation] Noam Chomsky on the History of the Commons

23:46 [Slashdot] Apple In Trouble With Developers

23:46 [Reuters: politics] Obama signs Israel security bill ahead of Romney visit

23:51 [The Atlantic: Politics] Why Is Mitt Romney Going to Poland?

23:54 [straight] Northern Gateway propaganda tugs at the heart

23:56 [The Onion] TV Listings: Pawn Stars

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