This post serves several purposes. First of all, I want to encourage anyone who has been assaulted to report. I initially wasn't, but am so grateful that I did (details below). Secondly, I'd love to get advice on what I'm
These things don't even have adware. I can not see a possible upside for the company. My guess is that ATT must have a rogue engineer that is secretly on the take from a competitor who is sabotaging the company
Roozbeh Pournader / Google Open Source Blog:Google open sources its signature Roboto font, the default used in Android and Chrome — Roboto: Googles signature font is now open source — The Roboto family of fonts,
Ben Lang / Road to VR:Oculus Acquires Computer Vision Company Surreal Vision for 3D Scene Reconstruction — Oculus today announced that theyve acquired Surreal Vision, a computer vision company thats using technology to interpret the
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:Microsoft partners with LG, Sony, other OEMs to sell Android tablets featuring Office, OneDrive, Skype — If youre not reaching, engaging, and monetizing customers on mobile, youre
Benjamin Mullin / Poynter:Austin-based startup Knowingly purchases Gigaom assets, plans to relaunch tech site in August — Gigaom to relaunch in August — Knowingly Corp, an Austin-based startup, has acquired the pathbreaking tech news site
Stephen E. Arnold / Beyond Search:Computing Power Up a Trillion Fold in 60 Years. Search Remains Unchanged. — I get the Moores Law thing. The question is, “Why isnt search and content processing improving?” —
The question of my name has been raised.As my many face book friends know by now, I have been banished!It appears that my many friends and acquaintances were perplexed, concerned, alarmed, and agitated, as was I!There is speculation of how or
Israel’s violations of the 2012 cease fire caused the deaths of 18 people, while Palestinian violations caused none. Since the end of the 51-day war in August 2014, Israel predictably has gone on violating the most recent cease fire even
So, does fracking cause earthquakes? Not exactly, but the way companies dispose of fracking waste can, which means that other types of energy-related activity that rely on fluid injection—enhanced oil recovery, enhanced geothermal systems, carbon capture and sequestra …
At the height of 2011’s debt ceiling crisis, then-Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) offered a candid explanation of why his party was willing to threaten permanent harm to the U.S. economy unless Congress agreed to change our founding document.
The law firm Van Ness Feldman announced today that former Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., who lost her reelection bid last year, will be joining the company to help run its lobbying division and focus on energy issues.
We know the federal government spends way too much. So, what would it look like if they spent just one days budget and bought every Americans Memorial Day BBQ? How much food would you have to cram in to cover
Indonesian police officers stand guard outside a mortuary Monday where the two bodies of suspected Islamic militants are stored at a police hospital in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Indonesias anti-terrorism squad killed two suspects and arrested seven others in raids
Egyptian authorities have arrested a woman who danced in a racy music video that went viral on the internet and referred her to misdemeanor court for inciting debauchery. The clip, a low-budget production entitled Hands Off, or Sib Eddi in
Rutgers cornerback Darian Dailey was arrested in Florida over the weekend after he and an accomplice allegedly robbed a man who was riding a bicycle at gunpoint. Dailey, 19, and 20-year-old Trazelle Johnson approached the man around 2 a.m. on
While gasoline prices across the nation are consistently lower than they were last year during this period, the truth is they have been advancing relentlessly since the start of the year - so some fuel-saving tips are naturally in order.
Schematec is a set of tools that makes input data validation easier. The purpose of this code is attempt to bring simplicity to applications logics using separation of data validation and actual data processing.
Actress and comedian Anne Meara, whose comic work with husband Jerry Stiller helped launch a 60-year career in film and TV, has died. She was 85. The Stiller family released a statement to The Associated Press on Sunday describing Jerry
Nobel Prize-winning mathematician John Nash was killed in a car accident on Saturday, New Jersey State Police told The Huffington Post. According to police, they were riding in a taxi on the New Jersey Turnpike and were ejected from the
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was sentenced Monday to eight months in prison for unlawfully accepting money from a U.S. supporter, capping the dramatic downfall of a man who only years earlier led the country and hoped to bring
Taliban insurgents attacked police checkpoints today in volatile southern Afghanistan, killing at least 10 officers in the ongoing assault, authorities said. Mohammad Ismail Hotaki, the director of Helmand provinces Joint Coordination Office, said that Taliban fighters attacked 10 police checkpoints
Stephen Curry scored 40 points and the Golden State Warriors made it look easy, beating the Houston Rockets 115-80 on Saturday night to take a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference finals. There would be no such drama in this
Could you be a little more specific because your meaning is not entirely clear? Im assuming you play right handed? Sounds like a minor face angle issue. I doubt the pushes could be that bad if you anywhere around +3.6
Feminine Pictorialities is British Pathés classic special selection for the ladies from the 1930s covers bathing and hat fashions, hairstyles, and womens sport. Among the 55 short films from 1934 and 1935: Woollies! Handbags! Cartoon fashions! And my favorite, a
In a relatively unknown sport, humans and dogs dance together. Headquartered in Germany, DogDance International says its a fast-growing dog sport. Enjoy Sandra and Lizzy dancing; she says its the perfect sport. The 2012 world championship finalists. Two 2014 finalists,
Documentary photographer Mary Ellen Mark died on May 25, 2015 at the age of 75. Perhaps her most famous project is the documentation of the lives of homeless people in Seattle in the early 1980s, specifically Erin Tiny Blackwell, a
When you imagine France and its scenic countryside, you might think of the picturesque villages, vineyards a plenty and endless rolling green hills to drive through on a blissful summer road trip. But theres one corner of this scenic country
The record store, the guitar shop, and now social media: when it comes to popular music, these places become stages for the display of male prowess. Female expertise, when it appears, is repeatedly dismissed as fraudulent. Every woman who has
Bob Dylan sang The Night We Called It a Day on David Lettermans next-to-last Late Show episode. This was the third time he appeared on Letterman show. He played at the 10th Anniversary show in 1992 backed by an all-star
Stephen Fry announces in an exclusive interview that Jony Ive has been promoted to Apples Chief Design Officer (CDO). Ive becomes the third C-level executive at the company, a step up from his former position as Senior Vice President of
Sonys 2011 contract with Spotify has leaked. The Verges calculations have Sony making a pretty sizable sum off the deal, without much of it trickling down to artists. Meanwhile, Sony has begun pulling all of its artists music from Soundcloud.
Loaded with Lead. America has an estimated 10,000 gun ranges and 40 million annual recreational shooters. But when guns are fired with lead-based ammunition, they spread a toxin: lead vapor and dust. A year-long Seattle Times investigation shows that due
The Golden Ratio or the Golden Mean is touted as universal principle of mathematics, aesthetics, and architecture. Its natural occurrences are often associated with beauty and health. But naysayers think the Golden Ratio is myth or even a scam. Golden
A declassified secret US government document obtained by the conservative public interest law firm, Judicial Watch, shows that Western governments deliberately allied with al-Qaeda and other Islamist extremist groups to topple Syrian dictator Bashir al-Assad. The document reveals that in
Hoverboard inventor breaks world record for flight distance. Catalin Alexandru Duru sets a new world record by flying his homemade hoverboard 276m along Lake Ouareau in Quebec, Canada. Previously: 1, 2, 3.