Leo Kelion / BBC:London police trial gang violence ‘predicting’ software — Accenture says the software identifies high risk groups rather than specific individuals — Police in London have tested software
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:Googles New Bookmarking Service, Previously Called Stars, Has Gone Live — Google Stars, the long-rumored bookmarking service from Google, has now publicly launched, but with little fanfare.
Cynthia Littleton / Variety:Xbox Entertainment Studios officially closed after Nancy Tellem, Jordan Levin let go earlier than expected — Nancy Tellem, Jordan Levin Leave Xbox Entertainment Studios Amid Mass Microsoft
Dan Levine / Reuters:Samsung says Microsoft deal invites ‘charges of collusion’: filing — (Reuters) - Samsung said its collaboration with Microsoft on Windows phones raised antitrust problems once Microsoft completed
Richard Waters / Financial Times:Larry Page interview: Silicon Valley has become short-sighted; too few investors are chasing breakthrough technologies\ — FT interview with Google co-founder and CEO Larry Page —
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:BlackBerry updates BBM with timed messages and message retraction, unveils plans for a paid subscription — Above: BBM for iOS/Android, now beefed up with Voice and Channels
Average U.S. gas prices are expected to drop below $3 per gallon by Saturday, a psychologically significant milestone that comes after a months-long fall in the price of crude oil.The price free fall amounts to a stimulus for consumers, yielding
At 10:10 a.m. Pacific Time on Friday, Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo dropped from its mothership at an altitude of 45,000 feet over Mojave, Calif. and fired its single hybrid rocket engine for its fourth-ever powered flight. Two minutes into the burn,
This means that data, information or knowledge services increasingly can be separated from the immediate producers and sold on anonymous markets. They become goods in a sense. Formerly, paper was the primary physical media for turning informational rameesh online payment
Another woman was shot in the buttocks and leg, while a bullet grazed a male victims hed, according to cops. A woman was killed and two more people were shot when a fight broke out at an after-hours party in
Summary: A man who had a fake bestiality sex video of a woman and a man in a tiger costume was arrested when officers believed the tiger was real. Somewhere, a tiger costume designer should be patting himself on the
A suspected Mongols motorcycle gang member was charged with murder Thursday in the killing of a Pomona SWAT officer during a crackdown on the group. The charge against David Martinez, 36, included special circumstances that could bring the death penalty,
If your car gets swarmed by zombies, would you know what to do? While that question may seem far-fetched, Halloween car safety is an integral part of ensuring every little vampire and mummy gets home safely after trick-or-treating. Chevrolet and
Every home in Ireland is reportedly due to get a 100 off their water bill, according to new plans from the Government. The Irish Independent reports the tax relief may be extended to try to ease mounting pressure over the
Buster Posey #28 and Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants celebrate after defeating the Kansas City Royals to win Game Seven of the 2014 World Series by a score of 3-2. Buster Posey #28 and Madison Bumgarner #40
This python lib implements the Redis-based distributed lock manager algorithm . Where the resource name is an unique identifier of what you are trying to lock and 1000 is the number of milliseconds for the validity time.
Honey Boo Boo has been completely silent during the scandal surrounding her mothers sex offender boyfriend, but the world is worried about her nonetheless. This Wednesday news report shares more heartbreaking statements being made by the main victim of Mama
The 2-month-old puppy is in temporary custody of the Albany Humane Society and is expected to make a full recovery. Katrina Wilson, 34, was arrested on Monday in Albany, Georgia and faces felony animal cruelty charges for stabbing a two-month-old
Debate is underway on the B.C. Liberal governments tax and environmental plan for liquefied natural gas exports, amid the usual political theatre. Most media reported that the government slashed its proposed seven-per-cent LNG processing income tax by half, caving in
The Penticton RCMP confirmed Tuesday that the body of a man was found in an abandoned shed in a field off Green Mountain Road on Monday. People who work and walk in the area, near the Okanagan River Channel, described
The new iPad Air 2 appears to be pretty similar to the original iPad Air, but when you look closely, you will notice lots of differences. The SIM card slot went from the left to the right side, the plastic
The Halloween Concert That Reinvented Bob Dylan by Sean Wilentz (an excerpt from his Bob Dylan in America) is an article about Dylans concert in New Yorks Philharmonic Hall fifty years ago yesterday, which was released ten years ago in
Beatles Guitar Secrets My videos are really intended for accomplished guitarists who want to polish up their Beatles repertoire and can benefit from seeing how a song is played. If the various chords that I am playing are not familiar
Victor Hugo, famous for Les Miserables and Notre-Dame de Paris, wrote LHomme Qui Rit, or The Man Who Laughs in 1869 on the isle of Guernsey. The story was adapted for film in 1928, directed by Paul Leni and starring
For others stuck at home tonight, as I am, answering the doorbell for little spooks, some between-rings amusement.From poetry.about.com, a very fine link farm to some spooky halloween poems. If you dont know Christina Rossettis Goblin Market, go there first.More
Alan Moores Jerusalem - The frequently confusing cross-currents of Moores late work make much more sense, in fact, when one sees them not just as entertainment products but as attempts at building a better reality.
Black Box, a futuristic spy story by Jennifer Egan. Published over the course of nine days in May 2012, the 8,500-word story was originally serialized in installments of ≤ 140 characters each:I found myself imagining a series of terse mental
Halloween is not good for the teeth of trick-or-treaters. Theres a plethora of candy, and kids will eat candy they wouldnt normally eat, because hey, its there. Whats a parent to do? Offer cash for candy, with the help of
Ecto-1 and the Working Cadillac - While a lucrative business for Caddy in the 50s, 60s, and 70s, these professional vehicles werent all that common. In 1959, just 2102 chassis were made, the lions share going to the Miller-Meteor company
You might know the Monster Mash, but how much do you know about the original artist, Bobby Boris Pickett? The article includes a link to the official website of The MoNsTeR mAsH, a revenant from Web 1.0 Not ready to
Sea levels are rising, the land is sinking. Its going to become a big problem for some cities on the US East Coast, so in Boston people are thinking the unthinkable - copying Venice and Amsterdam, and becoming a city
So wait, theres a band with Jim Jarmusch on keys and a bunch of experimental Horror film directors that released a record in the early 80s of spooky surf-funk and youre NOT listening to it today? Get on it yall.
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