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Pre-caffeine tech: Facebook friends, kissing otters!

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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: 

Ten years after terrorists slammed a pair of fuel-laden jetliners into the iconic twin towers in lower Manhattan, engineers around the world are designing stronger skyscrapers to resist the worst. For example: 1 World Trade Center under construction at Ground Zero.

The years that followed 9/11 brought books and DVDs memorializing the tragedy;now the iPad and iPhone are proving to be  powerful interactive tools serving in the same mission.

The 9/11 Memorial Facebook app invites you to dedicate your profile picture and status update on the social network to the more than 3,000 victims who lost their lives on that day.

Oh, and Facebook will now sort your friends into Smart Lists.

In other news, Twitter now has 100 million active users logging in at least once a month.

For the sixth straight time in three years, Apple's iPhone ranks highest in customer satisfaction for smartphones.

Meanwhile, the newest Android phones may already be obsolete.

Google bought Zagat's — that's pretty huge.

Speaking of Google, the tech giant sucks up enough electricity to power 200,000 homes ... but says that's OK.

Speaking of electricity, the Southwest blackout is the fault of one person -- but not because he used the microwave and hairdryer at the same time.

In closing, 20 pictures of otters celebrating National Kissing Day.

Helen A.S. Popkin goes blah blah blah about the Internet. Tell her to get a real job on Twitter and/or FacebookAlso, Google+.