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:
Detectives are are now investigating whether relatives of people killed in terrorist attacks had their voicemails hacked by tabloid journalists, so that story keeps getting uglier.
Facebook is fixin' to announced something "awsome" today at 1 p.m. ET/10 a.m. PT. Could it be Skype-powered video chat?
Starting August 1, Google is making all Google+ profiles public by default.
Google is also ending Blogger and Picasa in favor of Google+, so here's what you can do about that.
Both Facebook and Linkedin are fighting back, blocking Google Chrome's friend exporter. (That doesn't seem friendly!)
More iPhone 5 rumors hint that the next generation will be thinner and complicated.
Kindle keeps you single ... but well read!
Here's a hands-on video of Toshiba's Qosmio F750 glasses-free 3D laptop.
In closing, cat tongues are creepy!