WTF News

...Weird and funny news, if it makes you say "WTF?" then it belongs here :)

Twitter wants you to be a Periscope VIP – CNET

September 28th, 2016

Twitter's livestreaming service is rolling out a new membership tier that will help grow audiences and collaborate with other users.
Read original article

New projector creates VR without a headset – CNET

September 28th, 2016

Panoworks' screen enclosure lets you experience VR games and movies across a 150 degree field of vision.
Read original article

Ancient Roman coins turn up in Japanese ruins – CNET

September 28th, 2016

A haul of coins from halfway across the world turned up on an archaeological site in Japan. Exactly how they got there is a fascinating mystery.
Read original article

YouTube Go brings data-light video to a phone near you – CNET

September 28th, 2016

The India-first YouTube Go app brings video-streaming within reach for data-free sharing of cat videos with your nearby friends.
Read original article

Revealed: How a homesick wife nearly blew it for the British double agent who fooled Hitler

September 28th, 2016

Read original article

GPs repeatedly missing ‘red flag’ signs of bowel cancerĀ 

September 28th, 2016

Read original article

Elderly people sent home from hospital in dead of night amid fundamental breakdown in system

September 28th, 2016

Read original article

Google could soon bring free Wi-Fi to your bus – CNET

September 28th, 2016

The company originally helped connect Indian train stations with free Wi-Fi, and now wants to bring that service to the world.
Read original article

Airbnb rentals ‘dangerously’ crowded, senators say – CNET

September 27th, 2016

New York state senators release a report describing illegal “rentals of doom” that feature air mattresses crowded into kitchens and beds stuffed into laundry rooms.
Read original article

Israel’s former president Shimon Peres ‘dies after suffering stroke’

September 27th, 2016

Read original article

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s greatest challenge: Phallic clams

September 27th, 2016

Read original article

A visual look at Elon Musk’s plan to move us to Mars (pictures) – CNET

September 27th, 2016

The SpaceX founder has an audacious plan to build the first Martian metropolis, and he just might have the rockets to pull it off.
Read original article

Check out DARPA’s new podcast — so far, no insane killer robots. – CNET

September 27th, 2016

The government agency that brings you new military tech, now brings you its first podcast: “Voices from DARPA.”
Read original article

Teen suspended for taking picture of school’s dirty water – CNET

September 27th, 2016

A Michigan teen is told she's sanctioned for inappropriate use of an electronic device. She posted a picture of bathroom water that was urine-colored to Twitter.
Read original article

Tony Abbott suggests possibility of shark cull after teenager attacked on Australia’s east coast

September 27th, 2016

Read original article