It’s all very well and good if you want to play a game of grown-up hide-and-seek. However, IKEA would rather you didn’t play it inside their stores. The global megastore chain stopped planned games in their stores in the Netherlands. More than 32,000 people had signed up on Facebook for the biggest game at the store in Eindhoven, and now the organizers are looking for a different spot to hold the game. [More]
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Let’s say that you’ve found a great deal on a brand-name accessory for your camera on eBay, on the Amazon marketplace, or even at an offline store. The deal seems too great. Suspiciously great. What’s the catch? Canon wants consumers to know that you should watch out for electronics that claim to be genuine Canon accessories.
It would be great to know how your throwing ability and hand-eye coordination stack up against other smartphone users, but we would recommend not getting the novelty app Send Me To Heaven. It measures how high you can toss your phone and produces worldwide rankings, and is only a good idea if you’re looking for an excuse to buy a new phone. [More]