Articles in the category Social Business

Weird Fast Food Menu Items From Around The World [Video]

Does anyone remember McDonald’s short-lived presence in the pizza industry. This commercial from 1990 will refresh your memory and make you want to slightly gag. Many fast food companies have made some crazy additions to their menus in an attempt to lure in customers. Unfortunately, many of them become failed gimmicks and are quietly taken […]

Invisible Boyfriend Offers Perfect Relationship Status

The invisible boyfriend (or girlfriend), the solution to all of your relationship woes. Get your family and friends off your back about your single status. Give yourself a confidence boost with a imaginary relationship. One business is making your wildest relationship dreams come true, kinda. For a small price, the Invisible Boyfriend company will supply a […]

Horse Poop Empire: Send Your Enemies A Little Gift

Ever wanted to tell your enemies just what you think about them? Now you can with a lovely gift of horse poop. A new business called Shitexpress is making it a reality. Forevergeek has the details on the crazy business concept. The buying process is pretty simple. Basically, the transaction is complete anonymous by using […]

Red Velvet Oreos Are Really, Really Real

Do you remember that hoax last year about Red Velvet Oreos? Well, the fake images stirred up so much interest that Nabisco actually decided to make them. The cookie company sent out a teaser last night… Hey Milk, you’re blushing! What do you know that we don’t? — Oreo Cookie (@Oreo) January 19, 2015 […]

5 Common Reasons Startups Fail

The startup scene is an exciting one, especially in areas where it is thriving. While many startup founders are young and idealistic, the scene is not limited by age or gender. It truly is full of potential, with everyone dreaming of the big exit. However, there is this popular statistic going round – that 9 […]

Bill Gates Drinks Water That Used To Be Poop Just To Prove A Point [Video]

When Bill Gates puts his stamp of approval on something, he really takes it all the way. Bill Gates’ latest charitable undertaking is helping solve the clean water crisis in underdeveloped parts of the world. Gates says more than 2 billion people don’t have access to proper sanitation the way the first world citizens do. Excess […]

Sony Unveils New Walkman At CES 2015

Sony is bringing back the Walkman! Kind of. The Sony Walkman ZX2 won’t play cassettes, but it will play just about every digital audio file you can throw at it. The Verge reports that the ZX2, which will retail for about $1120, was designed with serious audiophiles in mind. It supports DSD, WAV, AIFF, FLAC, […]

Keurig Recalls 7 Million Coffee Makers Following Burn Reports

If you bought someone a Keurig coffee machine for Christmas this year you might want to remove it from under the tree. Keurig Green Mountain is recalling about 6.6 million MINI Plus Brewing Systems in the United States and another 500,000 in Canada. Keurig voluntarily recalls MINI Plus K10 brewers made before July 2014. No […]

Are You Using These Common Words All Wrong?

LinkedIn influencer and writer, Jeff Haden, recently wrote a piece titled, “40 Incorrectly Used Words That Can Make You Look Dumb.” The article is a must read for anyone in the business world, or just someone who doesn’t want to look like an idiot. Everyone knows one misspelled word can keep your resume from getting […]

Sony Receives New Threats From Hackers

Sony is the victim of new threats from the anonymous hacker group, Guardians of Peace. CNN Money reports, several Sony employees received emails from someone calling himself the head of the Guardians of Peace describing the new threats regarding ‘The Interview’s’ future. “Now we want you never to let the movie be released, distributed or leaked […]

The Best of 2014 According To Google [Video]

Google was used trillions of times in 2014. As the year comes to an end, Google has released the top searches of the year. The top 10 search terms in the United States were as follows: 1. Robin Williams The world was shocked when news broke that comedian, Robin Williams had committed suicide. After his […]

Theaters Can Pull The Plug On ‘The Interview’ showings

Sony is telling movie theaters that they are allowed to pull the newly released comedy, ‘The Interview.’ The news comes after rumors of possible terrorist attacks in theaters showing the controversial film. Starring Seth Rogen and James Franco, ‘The Interview’ follows two talk show hosts who attempt to assassinate Kim Jong-un, the leader of North […]

Cards Against Humanity Sold 30,000 Boxes Of Bull Poop

Earlier this month we confirmed that Cards Against Humanity really sold piles of bull poop to its customers. Well, now we know just how much the company sold. According to Time Magazine, Cards Against Humanity sold 30,000 boxes of bull poop during its Black Friday sale. So now we have to ask the question: Why? […]

Unlocked Amazon Fire Phone Goes On Sale For $199, Includes Prime Membership

Amazon’s Fire Phone didn’t exactly fly off the shelves when it was released. But maybe this sale will help. The online giant is now selling unlocked Fire Phones for $199. Oh, and they’re also including a year of Prime Membership (a $99 value). The Next Web reports that the price of a Fire Phone with […]

Milka-Cola? Coca-Cola To Start Selling Premium Milk

Are you ready to try some Milka-Cola? Coca-Cola will soon start selling milk. According to the Guardian, Coca-Cola will start selling Fairlife, which wil have 30% less sugar and 50% more protein than regular milk, in the United States next month. Milka-Cola will cost about twice as much as a regular gallon of milk but […]

Portland Woman Opens Up Cuddle Shop and Is Wildly Successful In Her First Week

You might think there’s not much money in the cuddling business but you’d be wrong. A Portland, Oregon woman named Samantha Hess has officially opened up her professional cuddling business, Cuddle Up to Me, just a few days ago on November 15th. Hess has been a professional cuddled since 2013, but it’s only this week […]

‘Normal Barbie’ Doll Gets Acne, Tattoos, Scars And Cellulite

If you want to buy your kid a Barbie doll that looks like an actual woman, you may want to check out the Lammily doll created by designer Nickolay Lamm. The “Normal Barbie” doll was designed in 2013 to reflect the average measurements of a 19-year-old woman’s body. Lamm saw a huge response from the doll […]

Amazon Echo Is Half Speaker, Half Personal Assistant [Video]

Meet Amazon Echo. The company unveiled a cool little device today that is equal parts speaker and personal assistant. The Echo is a small voice-activated speaker, but it can do a lot more than just play music. The echo is basically like Siri or Cortana but it’s designed for the home and not your pocket. […]

Baskin-Robbins Creates Camouflage Ice Cream To Honor Troops

Did you see Baskin-Robbins’ latest ice cream flavor? It’s right their at the top of the screen… Do you see it? It’s OK if it takes you a few seconds. After all, it is camouflage ice cream. Baskin-Robbins unveiled its “First Class Camouflage” ice cream this week in honor of those serving in the US […]

Walmart Selling ‘Fat Girl Costumes’ For Halloween

Walmart is selling “fat girl costumes?” The internet was outraged today when it was revealed that the retail giant used an insulting label for its plus-size costumes. Yes, that’s real. Walmart actually had a category on its website for fat girl costumes. Needless to say, the internet was outraged. Several people complained on Twitter, saying […]