People always answer, "What kind of music do you like?" with, "I like all kinds of music" or some variation of the same, which is awkward and tells you nothing. Asking, "What have you been listening to lately?" is typically
Greetings, On this most auspicious of evenings, I'll performing some maintenance on our RabbitMQ server. Rabbit provides an AMQP message queuing service which allows us to process events on reddit asynchronously (i.e. not in request). Many actions on reddit perform
Ebola has been in the news a lot lately, but the recent news of a case of it in Dallas has alarmed many people. The short version is: Everything will be fine, healthcare systems in the USA are more than
Karin Matussek / Bloomberg:German regulator orders Google to limit how it combines user data from multiple services — Google Ordered to Change Handling of User Data in Germany — Google Inc. (GOOG) was ordered by
Craig Timberg / Washington Post:Holder urges tech companies to leave device backdoors open for police — Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. said on Tuesday that new forms of encryption capable of locking law enforcement
Nicky Woolf / Guardian:Hackers charged with stealing over $100m in US army and Xbox technology — Indictment unsealed on Tuesday reveals Department of Justice charged four people in international computer
Amir Efrati / The Information:Twitter to unveil “Fabric” app development platform with tools for app sign in, ads, analytics — With ‘Fabric,’ Twitter Aims to Win Back Developers — Twitter is preparing a push to
AnandTech:iPhone 6 review: a significant step up from 5s in design, display, performance, camera, more — The iPhone 6 Review — With every launch of the iPhone, Apple seems to have everything to lose and
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:Pebble Gets A Permanent Price Cut, Plus Background Sleep And Activity Tracking — Smartwatch pioneer Pebble is hoping to make its platform accessible to more people with
A central Pennsylvania man and woman have been charged with homicide in the death of their 9-year-old son, whose decomposing body was found in their Harrisburg home last summer. Dauphin County District Attorney Ed Marsico said Monday that Jarrod Tutko
It will also be available online and at authorized resellers. Chinese Apple users can pre-order their iPhones starting October 10 and reserve them for in-store pick-up on October 17. China is the worlds largest smartphone market.
Another Memphis mob attack involving teens has occurred and this time the large group of violent kids directed their attack primarily on an unsuspecting mother and her daughter. According to a report from WREG on Sept.
To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Identifying the source of Earths water is central to understanding the origins of life-fostering environments and to assessing
A dog mysteriously stuck in a drain for days was rescued on Wednesday in the city of Guiyang in southwest China. People passing by said they realized the little animal was trapped underground when they heard it barking.
Shaheed Brown was arrested in Newark on Saturday and charged with the July 12 slaying of a Ewing man in Trenton. Anthony Callow, the defense attorney for Shaheed Brown, 30, entered a not guilty plea on behalf of his client
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Two men have been sentenced to death and another to life imprisonment for killing a pro-government Muslim cleric in Chinas far-western city of Kashgar, state media said Monday. A court in Kashgar on Sunday convicted Gheni Hasan and Nurmemet Abidilimit
To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Over the past decade, two-photon microscopy has successfully made the transition from the laser laboratory into a true
Authorities said a police officer was shot Saturday night in Ferguson, the scene of racial unrest in the wake of the August shooting death of an unarmed black 18-year-old by a white police officer. St. Louis County Police spokesman Brian
In 2003, the first meta-analysis of double-blind, randomised controlled trials was carried out in Japana in order to determine the efficacy of diazepam as an anxiolytic drug, or anti-anxiety agent. The purpose of the study was to determine whether or
I suspect, however, that many people need more convincing on the point or have never really thought about it - after all we take electricity for granted. So I downloaded a whole bunch of data from the World Bank and
Kichwateli (Kenya, 2011; 07:46), The Day They Came (Nigeria, 2013; 03:59), The Tale of How (South Africa, 2006; 04:28; previously), Alive in Joburg (South Africa, 2006; 06:22; previously), Umkhungo (South Africa, 2010; 30:34; trailer alt. link), Evolve (Egypt, 2014; 24:17),
For five years, Kenneth Creighton was held in jail , suspected of involvement in the killing of a bystander outside a bodega in the Bronx. In 2012, the charges were dropped. Mr. Creighton was released from Rikers Island. He has
The Middleman might have only lasted 12 episodes (and one follow up comic) in 2008, but it has not been forgotten. The cast reunion and live reading of the new comic, Pan-Universal Parental Reconciliation, is now online. The Middleman (and
Swedish fly fisherman and filmmaker Rolf Nylinder takes a trip to Slovenia with Kristian Matsson (Tallest Man on Earth) and friends. Nylinder produces wonderfully artistic, humorous and uniquely philosophical films about his obsession with dry fly fishing through Frontsidefly. Music
what its like to fly the $23,000 Singapore Airlines Suites Class (includes lots of photos) In 2008, Singapore Airlines introduced their Suites Class, the most luxurious class of flying that is commercially available. The Suites were exclusive to their flagship
This Is Whats the Matter With Kansas: Sam Brownback tried to create a conservative utopia. He created a conservative hell instead. In 2012, advised by supply-side economist Arthur Laffer, Kansas Governor Sam Brownback hailed the start of a real live
As Western universities drag their feet, the future of Chinas soft power push might be in the developing world. Confucius Institutes have been under close scrutiny recently, as many academics argue the Chinese government-funded institutes wind up restricting academic freedom
Scandals of Classic Hollywood: The Long Suicide of Montgomery Clift by Anne Helen Petersen for Vanity Fair. (Warning: graphic description of car accident in the link.) Montgomery Clift had the most earnest of faces: big, pleading eyes, a set jaw,
The marine is already back in his seat when the professor comes to. His indignation cuts immediately through the fog of having been knocked unconscious, and he is pissed. Why, the quite-probably-concussed professor sputters, would the marine do such a
The Food Lab: Make Your Own Just-Add-Hot-Water Instant Noodles. Wouldnt it be great if you could get all of the convenience and pleasure of instant noodles—the portability, the just-add-water cooking, the lunch-sized portions—but pack it full of fresh vegetables and
But consider how much of videogaming is controlled by corporations like Sony, Microsoft, Nintendo and Apple. Their influence is far-reaching, and their decisions often show little regard for their audience. Thats dangerous. The PC is a fine and flourishing alternative,
Of course long before my boyfriend cheated on me or I made awful carrot/goldfish cum pasta sauce, cooking shame and sexual shame have gone together. For each, you put the very core of yourself out there in a very pointed