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Facebook Addict Takes Long Walk Off Short Pier In Australia & Lands In The Ocean!

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Talk about a smartphone user who wasn't! Yikes!

Earlier this week, a tourist walked off the edge of an Australian pier and fell into the ocean, but you'll never guess how it happened!

The Taiwanese woman, who was in her 20s, was checking out St Kilda's Pier in Melbourne and, by checking it out, we mean she was just playing around on her phone! The lady was apparently so engrossed in her Facebook app that she forgot to look up when she reached the edge of the pier!

Ruh roh! Thankfully, she wasn't injured!

A local cop explained:

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Instagram Just Made All Your Chat Apps Obsolete! Get IG Direct Messaging Deets HERE!

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instagram adds direct messaging to phone appInstagram has done it again!

The ubiquitous picture sharing app got even MORE useful today after a software update was released that allows users to send direct messages to one another!

Oh, you sneaky fox!!! We see what you're doing!

The app first crept its way into our lives with its paint-by-numbers photo filters, but it didn't stop there! Next Instagram blew Vine out of the water with video sharing capabilities, and now it is moving its way into the chat racket!!

Founder Kevin Systrom admitted:

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Justin Timberlake Gives President Obama His Digits! Fill In The Blank!

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When President Barack Obama approached Justin Timberlake in the Blue Room of the White House recently, asking the pop-star to pull out his phone and show him a sweet new app to download, JT responded:

"Mr. POTUS, sir, ________________________________________!"

[Image via White House tumblr.]

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Chubby Checker Sues HP Over Peen-Measuring 'Chubby Checker App,' HIGHlarity Ensues!

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But, but.. it's so cleverly named!

Rock 'n' roll legend Chubby Checker recently filed a multi-million dollar lawsuit against Hewlett-Packard, claiming a smartphone app they published under the musician's name did “irreparable damage and harm” to his reputation.

The Chubby Checker App, you see, estimates the size of a man's package… and we aren't referring to the kind UPS delivers!

Through some miracle of science, it uses a dude's shoe size to determine what size drill bit he keeps in the tool box, if you know what we mean!

And, if you don't know what we mean, let us spell it out:

Penises! We are talking about penises! Their length! Width! Girth! The whole nine yards inches!! HA!

We totes understand why the 71-year-old Twist singer is horrified to see his legacy twisted by a penile punchline, but… what an epically HIGHlarious punchline it was!

UPDATE: Chubby Checker spoke publicly about his legal dramz. He said:

"I don't want people to go around calling me a penis."

Well, there you have it! He's a singer, not a schlong!

[Image via WENN.]

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Emma Roberts Is A Snappy Snapette Shopper

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Great choice!

Social shopping app Snapette has tapped Emma Roberts to be their fashion adviser!

The chic shopper will post pictures of what she bought and where so people know just how to steal her style.

She explained why it’s so great, saying:

"You can upload photos like on Instagram, but then it’s also like Yelp in a way — that you can find what stores are nearest to you, which is awesome. It’s great, because I’m always the kind of person that’s like, ‘Where did you get that?’ "

Roberts will also contribute to Snapette's blog to talk about her fave trends.

The app is free in the iTunes store, and became available for Droids today.

Snapette will also be partnering with Diane von Furstenberg, Vince Camuto and more!

So if you’re in lurve with Emma’s style, then you need to snap up Snapette!

[Image via Stefan Jeremiah/WENN.]

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