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Death of Internet Explorer - Elite Daily

ByRyan Babikian
Microsoft's final and feeble attempt at rescuing their archaic Internet Explorer product has already been declared a failure. By the time of Internet Explorer 10's birth two weeks ago, it was was pronounced dead on the scene. A miscarriage. As if…

The Psychology Behind Internet Trolls Proves They're Just As Annoying IRL

ByRosey Baker
There's something inherently triggering about Donald Trump to me. He ran his campaign on the internet, sending out tweets that were intended to annoy and offend others, all while drawing attention to himself. Like a walking YouTube comment, he…

Millions Of People Don't Realize Facebook Is Part Of The Internet

BySean Levinson
About three years ago, think tank researcher Helani Galpaya took a poll in southeast Asia on Internet and Facebook use, and the results surprised her. She was stunned to find hundreds of people, most notably in Indonesia, claimed never to use the…

The Internet Photoshopped A Couple's Kissing Pic And Hilarity Ensued

ByAlec MacDonald
When will people learn? You can never ask the Internet to do anything for you. And, for God's sake, never seek the assistance of Photoshoppers. They are incapable of not trolling you. It is in their nature. Asking the Internet to help you Photoshop…

Equal Opportunity: 4 Areas In Which The Internet Can Enable Human Rights

ByLauren Boudreau
We are now 15 years into the new millennium. It's hard to believe some people still don't have basic human needs, like clean water and food. But should we add Internet access to that list? Mark Zuckerberg, CEO and cofounder of Facebook, certainly…

5 Dumb Internet Challenges That Never Should Have Existed

ByJacob Krzysiak
If you know me, then you are well aware of my opinion on dumb Internet trends that are perpetrated by teenagers. They are usually referred to as "challenges," even though most of the time, there is nothing challenging about them at all. We can rest…

10 Ways Women Experience Harassment On The Internet

ByMina Zivkovic
If you’re an individual who actively spends time online, you’ve certainly heard the phrase, “There are no girls on the Internet.” What does that even mean? Well, I see it as, “This is a boys-only club.” This sentiment reveals the toxic environment…

Bernie Sanders Sealed His Fate As Internet Darling In Democratic Debate

ByJon Comulada
Last night was a big night for the Democratic presidential candidates. All five of them -- Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Martin O’Malley, Jim Webb and Lincoln Chafee — took to the stage to tell America what they’re all about. There were good and…

Here's What Net Neutrality Means & Why Everyone's Talking About It

ByJoseph Milord
If you've hopped on the internet at least once in the last 30 days, chances are you've come across two words: net neutrality. It's no mystery why, either, since President Donald Trump's head of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced a…

People Would Rather Have The Internet Than A Cure For Cancer, Study Says

ByStacey Leasca
The Internet has become a totally vital part of our daily lives. It has connected the world, brought friends together, helped scientists work faster and made cat photos a regular part of our existence. Sure, the Internet has done a lot of good, but…

How The Internet Has Forever Altered Our Capacity For Empathy

ByAmy-Rose Lane
In a recent interview with Billboard magazine, Lady Gaga became the latest celebrity to lambast the consequences of being plugged into the Internet 24/7: She says: There is something in the way we are now, with our cell phones and people not looking…

Browsing The Internet Every Day Is Really Bad For Your Memory

BySean Levinson
The Internet's simultaneous barrage of links, videos and social media options is probably making you dumber. So says best-selling author Nicholas G. Carr in his 2010 book "The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains." A finalist for the…

#WorldKindnessDay: 5 Times The Internet Came Together For Acts Of Kindness

ByImgur
In honor of World Kindness Day, we are celebrating the “random acts of kindness” that hit Imgur -- and the entire Internet -- in a big way in 2015. Many of these stories started as small gestures until the Internet amplified them into giant acts of…

This Is What Other Browsers Roasting Internet Explorer Would Look Like

ByConnor Toole
Microsoft recently announced the release of Windows 10 would mark the official death of Internet Explorer, the browser you used to navigate the Internet for far too many years because there were no other options. We looked back to try to think of…

Coach Wins $257 Million In Internet Counterfeit Case

ByAlly Batista
Counterfeiting of designer goods is no new practice, but since everything has been quickly moving to the Internet, this illegal practice has as well. The US legal system has been cracking down on this practice. The handbag and accessories company,…

Congress Voted To Sell Your Internet History, Here's What That Means IRL

ByJoseph Milord
Republicans' efforts to repeal finally worked! That is, when it comes to a certain internet privacy issue. On Tuesday, the House of Representatives voted to reject rules established in 2016 by the Obama-era Federal Communications Commission (FCC)…

These Illustrations Perfectly Show How The Internet Has F*cked Us Up

ByRobert Anthony
It's no secret our generation is heavily dependent on the Internet and tech in general. You can see it in line at Starbucks, where people feverishly scroll through their phones, or when you're trying to make conversation with your friend, but the…

The 10 Best iPhone 5S Memes On The Internet

ByRobert Anthony
Ever since the news broke about the upcoming iPhone 5S and 5C, we could only wonder one thing: exactly how different will the damn phones be from the iPhone 4, 4S and even 3GS? Well, before the phones have even been released, the internet has taken…

Chinese Teen Cut Off His Hand Because He Was Addicted To The Internet

BySean Levinson
A Chinese boy cut off his hand to prevent himself from using a dangerous vice that had taken over his life: the Internet. The Telegraph reports that the mother of the 19-year-old known as Little Wang went into her son's bedroom at 11 pm last…

4 Reasons Internet Trolls Are Always Worth Laughing At

ByAlex Vance
Ah, the Internet, where innocent people are berated by complete strangers for absolutely no reason at all. What a time to be alive, right? For those of you lucky enough to have avoided the baseless tirade of the Internet troll, allow me to explain:…

The New Instagram Offline Update Makes Using The App In These Places Possible

ByAmanda Fama
Having no cell phone service these days is pretty much the equivalent to running out of food and water. It's necessary for survival — especially when almost every move we make is documented online through an assortment of overly edited Instagram…

5 Ways To Use The Internet To Be A Better Mother

ByKatie Mather
Parenting has changed a lot in recent decades. And that means Millennial moms are facing a very different set of challenges than their mothers and grandmothers faced. The landscape of parenting has come with a whole new set of lessons, suggestions…

The Internet Is Having A Field Day Photoshopping This 'Goal Kitty'

ByKate Ryan
I'm starting to think some cats have been bioengineered for the sole purpose of making the Internet go nuts. First you have Grumpy Cat, who made everyone LOL until they simply could not LOL anymore. Then you have Coby, the Internet's most beautiful…

The Lack Of Internet Neutrality May Be A Crippling Factor For Entrepreneurship

ByJoseph Milord
Nearly everything about the Internet and the way it's structured today is admirable: the virtually infinite amount knowledge for all to enjoy, the ability to connect with anyone in the world, the efficiency it has provided to every facet of life,…

JK Rowling Shared An Amazing Poem Attacking Assh*les On The Internet

ByEitan Levine
Internet trolls, let me formally introduce you to Musa Okwonga. Every day is National Poetry Day if you're an inner-city English teacher trying to make his or her students believe in the power of spoken word. But for the rest of us, only today is…

Delta Just Murdered The Internet With Its Bizarre New Safety Video

ByConnor Toole
In November, Kim Kardashian West tried to break the Internet by uploading pictures from a naked photo shoot she did for Paper magazine. Six months later, Delta Air Lines is doing what Kim's shiny butt failed to do: murder the Internet once and for…

The Internet Is Freaking Out Over This Hot Guy Adopting A Puppy (Photo)

ByGillian Fuller
What would we do without the Internet? For one, we wouldn't have the ability to binge-watch Netflix. We also wouldn't know about this seriously hot guy who adopted one seriously adorable puppy. I don't know which would be worse. But since we do have…

How To Avoid Ruining Your Finances Through The Internet

BySerge Efap
Consumption is an inherent part of human nature, and the need to have everything at the cost of nothing has become synonymous with greed, impatience and financial distress. With easy access to the Internet, these three vices are only exacerbated…

Your Internet Use Could Change Thanks To This Net Neutrality Rule Change

ByHannah Golden
"#NetNeutrality is an issue that will affect every single person here. It is not a partisan issue. We will never go back to a free internet," tweeted the actor Kumail Nanjiani on Tuesday. Nanjiani's warning may sound alarmist, but it's hardly an…

Thanks, Internet: Why I'm Sad I Can't Actually Watch Netflix And Chill

ByDan Scotti
The Internet literally ruins everything. Take “Game of Thrones,” for example: Probably a really great show, but, thanks to the weekly Twitter explosion every Sunday (chock full of spoilers and memes), the Internet goes and ruins it for everyone else…

23 Times North West Proved She's The One Who Really Broke The Internet

ByKatie Corvino
Exactly 365 days ago, Kim Kardashian broke the Internet with her infamous Paper Mag cover. Kim's butt literally took over the world, and no one on this planet could handle it. It's officially the one year anniversary of the day we got to see Kim's…

People Think Pennywise From 'It' Is Dating The Babadook And TBH, They're Not Wrong

ByTheresa Massony
Another day, another gay icon is born. Not long ago, the Babadook was reintroduced to the world as none other than the gay icon we all never knew we wanted or needed. And now, the Babadook need not walk this cold world alone any longer. Why is that?…

Women Share Hilarious Messages They Got On Internet Dating Sites (Video)

ByEmily Arata
Dating in the age of the Internet means navigating a digital minefield of people who share their fetishes too early, people who are often already married and people who just want to describe their sexual fantasies to you -- in detail. Luckily, it…

Captivating Livestream Of Giraffe About To Give Birth Unites Entire Internet

ByJohn Haltiwanger
It apparently takes a very long time for giraffes to give birth, and the internet is getting extremely impatient. Animal Adventure Park in Harpursville, NY, has been livestreaming April the giraffe over the past few days. Many are tuning in, hoping…

BTW, If You're Wondering Why Your Internet Sucks Today, You're Not Alone

ByLilli Petersen
We all knew the internet was going to turn into a glacially paced mess, but we didn’t think it would be happening so soon. On Dec. 18, everyone got a nasty little preview of a slow-internet world, when outages across the country brought everyone’s…

22 Hilarious 'Pregnant Beyoncé' Memes That Are Taking Over The Internet

ByKelli Boyle
Beyoncé being pregnant with twins is literally the greatest thing that has ever happened to me. She is my lord. She is my light. She is my savior. She is the only thing getting me through my entire existence. If what people are saying is true and…

The Banana Peel Challenge Is Taking Over The Internet, And It's Ridiculous

ByEitan Levine
I officially don't understand kids. I kind of understood the appeal of planking. I sort of get why hoverboards are cool. "Damn, Daniel" I was OK with. Over the past year, I have even developed an appreciation for the Kardashians that borders on a…

If You See A Woman In Lingerie In This Pic, Get Your Mind Out Of The Gutter

ByKaylin Pound
If there's one thing we can learn from the internet, it's that things are not always as they appear. Yep, the world is full of optical illusions that everyone interprets differently. So as you can imagine, these mind-bending scenes tend to spark…

Science Says This One Thing In Your Home Is Definitely Messing With Your Sleep Schedule

ByJulia Guerra
I realize I’m kind of a killjoy for any (possibly all) of you who are unashamedly (OK, maybe a little ashamedly) attached to your smartphones, but as long as science keeps rolling out the facts, it’s my responsibility to report them to you, which…

The Internet Is Reacting To Literally Everything With This Fire 'Arthur' Meme

ByJoseph Milord
The genius behind the best internet memes is truly a mystery. They just sort of happen, like, out of nowhere. No one knew who started the Mr. Krabs blur meme, but it was hilarious at its peak. We still don't know who started the Crying Jordan face,…

Hero App Lets You Erase Every Embarrassing Thing You've Ever Posted Online

ByKaylin Pound
There's nothing worse than being rejected from your top choice college or losing out on a new job because of a stupid photo you once posted online. If you're looking for a way to delete some of those drunken Twitter rants and unflattering frat party…

Chrissy Teigen’s Topless Salad-Making Instagram Literally Broke The Internet

ByShelby Black
I don't know about all of you, but Chrissy Teigen's topless Instagram seriously made my Sunday. The supermodel, Twitter star, icon, and chef is known for her witty one liners and amazing clap backs, and her Sunday, Feb. 11 post is no different. The…

Just 20 Thirst Tweets About John Krasinski, Because Have You Seen Him Lately? 

ByRachel Shatto
I don't know if you've heard, but the internet has learned that John Krasinski is smoking hot. I know what you're thinking. "Duh, I've been knowing about JK's hotness since season one of The Office." That's the right answer, but even if the rest of…

The Internet Can't Get Enough Of Hillary Clinton's Super Hot Nephew

ByJake Cappuccino
Hillary Clinton may have won the Democratic primary and become her party's nominee for president, but there's yet another Clinton besides Bill and Hillary who's recently entered the spotlight: Meet Tyler Clinton. Damn, I'm guessing based on that…

Internet Crowns Betty White Super Bowl 50 MVP Before Halftime

ByAdam Silvers
Cam Newton hasn't done the dab yet in Super Bowl 50, but Betty White has. And the Internet took notice. The game had barely started, but everyone's favorite 94-year-old won the Super Bowl when she landed the dab harder than anyone ever has. Y'all…

'Tiny Trump' Meme Is Taking Over The Internet And Making America Laugh Again

ByAlexandra Svokos
Tiny Trump is proof of a universally acknowledged truth that we need memes to retain our sanity. And thus, with every dose of ridiculousness this world catapults, the internet responds with a new form of meme. In these times of uncertainty — when I…

The Votes Are In: These 15 Cats Completely Won The Internet This Year

ByImgur
It’s National Cat Day this Thursday! Can you feel the excitement? In honor of everyone’s favorite feline holiday, Imgur presents the Cat Class of 2015 -- the best the Internet has to offer in the way of cute, goofy and downright hilarious cat GIFs…

The Most Hilarious And Bizarre Met Gala Memes That Perfectly Sum Up The Night

ByKatie Corvino
I'm just gonna say it, y'all: The 2017 Met Gala was weird AF. I feel like half the world watched A-list celebrities strut their stuff down the carpet at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 1 and were like, "wow, this is soooo beautiful" while the…

This Pic Of Justin Trudeau's Butt Could Singlehandedly Save Us From 2017

ByKaylin Pound
It's no secret Justin Trudeau is a hot topic in politics right now. If you're not familiar with this magnificent man, he is the Canadian prime minster who took office back in November 2015. But even more importantly, Trudeau is an absolute…

The Rock's Latest Announcement Just Changed The Internet Forever

ByRobert Anthony
Something BIG just happened and it might actually "cause humanity to rethink everything." That shouldn't come as a surprise, though. I mean, who bears bigger news than The Rock?! That's a rhetorical question, by the way. Don't answer that unless you…