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Lost Cat: A True Story of Love, Desperation, and GPS Technology

Caroline Paul and her partner, the illustrator (and friend of Gizmodo) Wendy MacNaughton, were devastated when their beloved tabby cat Tibia disappeared from their San Francisco home. It was utterly out of character for the timid Tibby to venture far, especially for over a month's time. Pet psychics were consulted. Fliers were drawn up, posted and passed around. Regular searches were conducted across the neighborhood. It was beginning to seem like Tibby was gone for good. Then, just as casually as he'd gone, Tibby returned. More »


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Molly Oswaks

April 9th

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Lost Cat: A True Story of Love, Desperation, and GPS Technology

Caroline Paul and her partner, the illustrator (and friend of Gizmodo) Wendy MacNaughton, were devastated when their beloved tabby cat Tibia disappeared from their San Francisco home. It was utterly out of character for the timid Tibby to venture far, especially for over a month's time. Pet psychics were consulted. Fliers were drawn up, posted and passed around. Regular searches were conducted across the neighborhood. It was beginning to seem like Tibby was gone for good. Then, just as casually as he'd gone, Tibby returned. More »


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Molly Oswaks

April 9th

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Will You Buy an iPad Mini? [Chatroom]

They are coming. They are smaller. They are certainly a nice addition to anyone's Apple product family. Seems like the kind of person who would want an iPad in general probably already has one of the existing models. How to justify forking over a few hundred for a second and tinier version? More »

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Molly Oswaks

October 4th

Apple

Will You Buy an iPad Mini? [Chatroom]

They are coming. They are smaller. They are certainly a nice addition to anyone's Apple product family. Seems like the kind of person who would want an iPad in general probably already has one of the existing models. How to justify forking over a few hundred for a second and tinier version? More »

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Molly Oswaks

October 4th

Apple

Does This Font Truly Help Dyslexic Readers to Read? [Fonts]

I'm not dyslexic, so I really have no way of judging whether this is bogus or the real deal. But 1 in 10 people have it, and for them I hope this is legit. More »

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Molly Oswaks

October 4th

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Moon-Shaped Ice-Cream Sandwich Balls: Coming to a Freezer Near You [Foodmodo]

The only thing better than ice cream is ice cream with a gimmick. And since ice cream trucks are all actually sort of drugs vans in disguise (right?), and those Pikachu-faced Popsicles aren't even that tasty, please direct your attention to this new and very wonderful upgrade, coming straight from the guys who know how to make ice cream best: Häagen-Dazs. More »

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Molly Oswaks

October 4th

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Molly Oswaks

October 3rd

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Geometric Terrariums Are a Gorgeous Excuse to Buy a Cactus [Beautiful]

If keeping even a little piddly goldfish alive is beyond your care-taking capabilities, well then you have a perfect excuse to buy one of these gorgeous, geometric terrariums! Yay for you. More »


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Molly Oswaks

October 3rd

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Geometric Terrariums Are a Gorgeous Excuse to Buy a Cactus [Beautiful]

If keeping even a little piddly goldfish alive is beyond your care-taking capabilities, well then you have a perfect excuse to buy one of these gorgeous, geometric terrariums! Yay for you. More »


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Molly Oswaks

October 3rd

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Google Is Getting into the Smartwatch Game [Patents]

After the abismal flub that was Sony's SmartWatch, the threshold for smartwatch success is preeeeety low. I mean, a construction-paper-and-crayon watch would be an improvement on that "gadget cold sore." More »


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Molly Oswaks

October 3rd

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