So much news passes before our collective eyes every day that we couldn't possibly cover it all. Mostly because much of it isn't worth covering! But here are a some borderline tidbits we passed on, just in case.

Ding Dong, the Streak 5 Is Dead

Dell's strange experiment is hard-to-hold tablet phones has come to an end. While the 7-inch Streak lives on for now, the bulky, outmoded, inexplicable five-incher has been put out to pasture. Condolences to its twos and threes of large-mitted fanboys. [PCMag]


The Terribly Unfortunate 3D Glasses Vending Machine

If you're so vain that you need to buy $30 "designer" 3D glasses on the way into a (dark) movie theater (where literally everyone is wearing the same thing and not looking at you ever while doing it), yours is a sadness that is too deep to plumb. [Engadget]


Lamps That Are Almost Adorable Enough for Pixar

We like these lamps by A+Z Design, we really do. What we don't like: they're just concepts, and not quite ooooh-worthy enough to justify a post on looks alone. [Dezeen]


Google+ Games Go Live

You can play games on Google+ now! Which for me means just one more opportunity to not use Google+. [Google]