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WinPhone 95 Windows 95 Smartphone

Photo credit: Henrique Perticarati

Sure, there were already smartphones back in the 90s, but if Microsoft released one running Windows 95, it might look something like this. This Game Boy-like device features a 1.2-megapixel with Sony Mavica optics, headphone jack, microphone jack, an Intel processor, and even a trackball. That's not all, it comes in three different colors: "Classic", "Olive", and "Vanilla". Continue reading for more pictures.

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DadBag Fanny Pack

We're still a ways from April, and believe it or not, "The DadBag" is real, and designed specifically for people who want a dad bod , but don't want to put on any weight to achieve the physique. This fanny pack sits right across your stomach to give off the impression you're slouching down with a giant belly hanging out. It was created by London-based art director Albert Pukies. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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Game of Thrones Tim Burton

Photo credit: Andrew Tarusov via Bored Panda

Game Of Thrones Season 7 may have left some on the edge, but Russia-based artist Andrew Tarusov decided to show fans what the characters would look like in an alternate universe, Tim Burton's to be exact. You'll find everyone from Jon Snow, Brianne Of Tarth and Tormund, to Daenerys Targaryen. Continue reading to see them all.

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Creative Barcodes

Technically speaking, a barcode refers to an optical, machine-readable, representation of data; the data usually describes something about the object that carries the barcode. They were initially scanned by special optical scanners called barcode readers. Later application software became available for devices that could read images, such as smartphones with cameras. Now, many companies are using creative designs to make them just a tad less boring. Continue reading to see more. Click here for a few bonus images.

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Office Supply X-Wing

Let's face it, some jobs offer more downtime than not, and some workers use this to their advantage, while others build things. For example, this person decided to piece together an X-Wing Fighter from the Star Wars universe using common office supplies, such as a Sharpie marker, binder clips, and more. Continue reading to see ten more things workers do when bored on the job. Click here for a few bonus images.

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Miniature iPhone Photos

Photo credit: Derrick Lin

Believe it or not, all of the photos you're about to see by artist Derrick Lin were created with an iPhone, a desk lamp, a massive collection of miniatures, and anything else he can find around the house. They range from famous painting recreations to outlandish scenes with miniature figurines ski down a burrito. Get the book here. Continue reading for more pictures.

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Happy Camper Winnebago

Ringbrothers' Happy Camper Winnebago is probably the last vehicle you'd expect to be tearing up a drag strip, but that's exactly what it can do. How? Power comes courtesy of a supercharged Wegner Motorsports LS 408 V8, mated to a GM 4L80 automatic transmission, that churns out an eye-watering 900 horsepower, enabling it to hit 50mph in just 3-seconds. Continue reading for another video, more pictures, and information.

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Online Quiz FAIL

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Let's face it, online quizzes sometimes just make you scratch your head, especially when things go wrong, like on this one. Scoring a perfect 18 out of 18 just wasn't enough, so it required you to get a whopping 19 out of 18 correct just to pass. Unfortunately (or fortunately), that is just one of the many design FAILS that exist on the internet. Continue reading to see more. Click here for a few bonus images.

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Comedy Wildlife Photo

Photo credit: Tibor Kercz via Bored Panda

It's that time again, time for the 2017 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards, and while the overall winner hasn't been selected yet, there are already plenty of notable entries, including the falling owl by Tibor Kercz. "The last two years have seen some fantastic entries. We want to see even more animals represented than before. Go out and photograph, wherever you are... a squirrel could win the competition. We want to raise awareness of conservation of all animals all over the world, so wherever you are, take pictures of those wilder things," said contest officials. Continue reading for more pictures.

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Funny Hotel Pictures

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Summer is here (for some of us), and that means plenty of travelers are heading to hotels around the world. Most places try their best to keep guests happy, while others really just don't care. For example, this reception desk has probably heard their fair share of complaints over the years, and decided to use a paper shredder as a "customer suggestion box". Continue reading for more interesting things you probably shouldn't see at hotels. Click here for a few bonus images.

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