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What do you do if you manage to hack Grammy award-winning and controversial dresser Lady Gaga's Twitter and Facebook accounts? Go phishing and pretend you're giving away iPads to her millions of "little monsters." That's what hackers tried to do yesterday, before the the hacking ended.
Picking a seat for a flight has always been a spin on the roulette wheel. Will you have someone interesting to talk with, or will you be stuck in the screaming baby section? Now Dutch airline KLM wants to take out some of the guesswork, by letting you pick your seat neighbors on Facebook.
Server farms are expensive, but what's many times more expensive than the cost of all the hardware is the cost of keeping the place from incinerating itself with waste heat. Most farms rely on complex air conditioning systems, but Facebook has found a place where all it'll have to do is open a window: the Arctic.