[gallery] Giant German Airship Hangar Transformed into Tropical Resort  Nearly a million visitors take advantage of a 600-foot sandy beach and careen down a nine-story waterslide that sends sliders into the pool at speeds of up to 44mph. The record-breaking resort also contains the world’s largest artificial...

[gallery] Memo to Newspapers: Stop Thinking Like a Portal  The story of homeless radio announcer Ted Williams became an Internet sensation this week, as a video of him got passed around on Twitter and in the blogosphere, and quickly led to appearances on the Today Show and...

[gallery] Fight Between AOL’s About.me and Flavors.me Founders Is the New Zuckerberg vs. Winklevoss “About tried to acquire us before they launched–they won’t tell you that,” Marcus says. “Literally the day we launched our beta, they made an offer to either acquire us or take what we...

[gallery] Why the Mac App Store Sucks You’ll Have to Re-Purchase Many of Your Apps You Won’t Be Able to Test Trial, Demo, or Beta Versions of Software It Will Be Harder to Get Support Apps Will Still Be Heavily Restricted Many Apps Just Plain Won’t Make it To the Store ...

[gallery] Books as a Way to Grace a Room - NYTimes.com  “Most people destroy trees to make books,” Mr. Uribe said. “I destroy books to make trees. I like that the books are telling a story in a different language.”...

[gallery] jayzombie: thedailywhat: Infographic of the Day: The National Post helpfully maps most of the major dead animal incidents from around the globe. (Embiggen.) Here’s what they missed: Scores of dead fish near the border between Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Hundreds of dead fish in Wales. Thousands of dead fish in...