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Paul the psychic octopus

The psychic octopus Paul has not made a mistake when predicting the outcome of a football match for two years. On that occassion Paul said Germany would beat Spain in the Euro 2008 final but Luis Aragones' team came out on top, winning 1-0.
At this World Cup Paul has predicted all of Germany's results correctly even including the defeats against Serbia in the group stages and Spain in the semi-finals.
Since correctly predicting Spain's victory over Joachim Löw's team Paul has been on the recieving end of a backlash from Germany fans.

Larissa Riquelme nude

Last week, the lingerie model Larissa Riquelme, promised to run through the streets of Paraguay naked if her home country won the World Cup. Well, Paraguay was eliminated Saturday. However, Riquelme has announced she will still go through with the show as "a present to all of the players, and for all the people in Paraguay to enjoy." And she did it, you can see her hot picture in El Diario Popular magazine.

Cristiano Ronaldo announces he is the father of a baby boy on Twitter

Cristiano Ronaldo has become the father of a baby boy, according to an announcement on his Twitter account.The 25-year-old, whose World Cup campaign came to an end this week when Portugal were knocked out by Spain in the last 16, is understood to have posted the announcement on both his Twitter account and Facebook page in the early hours of this morning (Sunday).

Paris Hilton arrested for marijuana possession

Hollywood socialite was arrested after a World Cup match in South Africa Friday

Diaspora Pre-Alpha interface

Diaspora is an awesome, distributed, open source social network in the making from some young hackers at NYU.

The worst Ad ever made

Mark Duffy, the crank behind copyranter, calls this "the dumbest ad I've ever seen." (Actually, he tags it with a question mark, so there's a little wiggle room there.)

Google Me the will kill Facebook ?

Speculation is spreading around the Web that Google is building a site that could be a Facebook -killer.