This Japanese Smartphone Won’t Let You Take Inappropriate Photos

Japanese company Tone Mobile has been getting a lot of attention ever since it launched its Tone e20 model, the world’s first smartphone that prevents users from taking “inappropriate” (nude) photos.

The Tone e20 is not a particularly attractive phone, and its spec sheet isn’t exactly impressive either, but it does one thing that no other phone in the word does – it uses artificial intelligence to prevent users from taking nude photos of themselves or anyone else. Aimed primarily at parents who want to ‘protect children from predators’, the phone can also ‘connect’ with other devices and notify their owner if the connected phone has clicked an inappropriate photo. Continue reading

McDonald’s Releasing Quarter-Pounder Ingredient Candles


Hot on the fingertips of that backhand from Burger King (or did the King hit himself?) this is the Quarter Pounder Scented Candle Pack available soon from the McDonald’s online retail goods store Golden Arches Unlimited. The six piece set includes bun, ketchup, pickle, cheese, onion, and beef flavored candles (approximate burn time: 25-hours), and McDonald’s recommends burning them all simultaneously for max quarter-pounderness. Now I’m not saying these are a no-brainer for setting the mood for a night of romance, but I am saying all you need are the cheese and onion ones and you’ll be boning before you can say hold the pickle. Continue reading