Nick Statt / CNET:Exclusive: Nike fires majority of FuelBand team, will stop making wearable hardware — The sportswear company has decided that only software has a future in the companys technology vision. That means cutting
Sam Altman:YCs new president suggests several solutions to key issues in employee stock compensation — Employee Equity — Startup employees often do not get treated very well when it comes to stock compensation. New ideas
There’s the carefully bred marijuana, with excellent flavor and aroma and pleasing suite of effects—which are ridiculously, hallucinatory, time-stutteringly strong for a casual user. Then there’s ditch weed or Mexican brick weed. Sure, you can smoke it around th …
JTK Productions said Thursday it cancelled the show featuring the “Duck Dynasty” cast due to “unforeseen circumstances.” As it turns out, those circumstances were due to a lack of ticket sales.By Anomaly
When congressional Republicans explain their opposition to extended unemployment benefits, they don’t say, “We dislike jobless Americans.” They actually argue the opposite: they like the unemployed and want what’s best for them, so GOP lawmakers have cut …
Largely unchallenged by local authorities, the wave of radical anti-Kiev protests has lost its fear factor. Six weeks of political games between Kiev, Moscow, and the local feudal baron Rinat Akhmetov -- Ukraines richest man who has been in Donestsk
Everett Dirksen and his fellow moderate Republicans (a now virtually extinct species) transcended partisanship in 1964 and supplied the key votes to pass the historic Civil Rights Act. Now flash forward 50 years. Can you imagine how today’s Republicans would
On April 16, the New York Daily News announced they were wading into the carriage horse fight full-force, launching a campaign to save the citys beloved carriage horses, as an editorial published that day put it.
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But his life was not a smooth sailing boat. He had his own share of failures. He had to quit the company that he built with his own hands, and then start his life all over again from practically nothing.
A Long Island man who prosecutors charged was high on Valium when was involved in a fatal crash with a school bus - that resulted in the bus drivers death and injuries to an aide on board - was convicted
TheGuardian.com recently surpassed the 100 million Unique Visitor monthly threshold for the first time. To mark the occasion, its editors have compiled the 100 most read pieces of Guardian content since 2010. Refreshingly, the Top 100 is (mostly) click-bait and
Fisher Yu, a Princeton grad student, and David Gallup, a Google employee, have published a method for retrieving the 3D information of a scene from the small motion of the hands that occurs while taking video. Theyve given their paper
If you go to see a Broadway or off-Broadway show this June, the masthead of your Playbill will look a little different; for the first time in its 130 year history, the program, along with their digital properties and social
Grandma: What are you doing for a living? Because your mother says youre kind of like a model, and she wouldnt say kind of if you were, and, no offense honey, but youre a bit short.Stoya: You know like Bettie
In 1952 Malaya, cabaret dancer Rose Chans bra snapped on stage. Noticing the enthusiastic response from the audience, she decided to capitalise on this, and transformed herself into Malaysias first (and so far only) Queen of Striptease. (Many of these
In Deep: The Dark And Dangerous World Of Extreme Cavers On his thirteenth day underground, when hed come to the edge of the known world and was preparing to pass beyond it, Marcin Gala placed a call to the surface.
How I got here in the end. Picture this: youre a former drug dealer who has turned to hacking for a living. Youre crashing in an apartment a bit older than Texas, surrounded by about seventeen computers, sleeping on a
The International Group For Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR) (previously, previouslier, MetaFilters own) now saying that recent underwater video from yet another trip to the Nikumaroro atoll does not conclusively show any evidence of plane wreckage.
Moonwalking is often attributed to Michael Jackson, but as summarized in this low resolution clip from Soccer AM, it was performed under various names in decades before MJs live television performance in 1983. Lets backslide through the years, from Cab
The United States of America is technically an Oligarchy. From the linked article: A new scientific study from Princeton researchers Martin Gilens and Benjamin I. Page has finally put some science behind the recently popular argument that the United States