June 20, 2011 at 10:06 AM ET
Our pre-caffeine roundup is a collection of the hottest, strangest, and most amusing stories of the morning. Here's everything that you need to know before taking that first sip of coffee today:
Yesterday's 'Reminder: Call Dad' is another notch in Google’s Belt Of Social Fail, according to Tech Crunch.
Also according, but not limited to, this excellent TechCrunch story: Facebook's PR department is creepy.
Meanwhile, Facebook continues its march to own the Internet with plans for a new music service that includes, but is not limited to, Spotify
In non-Facebook news, Netflix went down last night, causing the bored masses to turn to Twitter for entertainment.
Speaking of which, President Barack Obama now tweets personally from his official Twitter account.
And coming soon to the Internet: website addresses that end in ".bank," ".Vegas" and ".Canon."
Sega, the latest game company to fall victim to a hacking, took its Pass service offline and reset all the passwords.
BeautifulPeople.com dumped about 30,000 members because, it claims, they were only granted access to the service due to a rather peculiar virus — and not because they met the dating website's standard of "beauty."
There's a new Internet scam going around that's fooling even experienced online shoppers. It just cost Katherine McCain and her husband $3,500.
And that Vancouver kissing couple's secret? More boring than you'd think.