David Cohen / AllFacebook:Facebook: 95% of Notification Emails Encrypted Thanks to Providers STARTTLS Deployment — Facebook offered an update on the state of the deployment of the STARTTLS encryption standard,
Chris Kanaracus / Computerworld:Ballmers exit from Microsofts board expected, boosts Nadellas standing, analysts say — The former CEO cited a busy schedule, particularly involving his LA Clippers basketball team, for the board resignation — Its
Wall Street Journal:Snapchat working on integrating disappearing video, news and ads, with new service Snapchat Discovery — Snapchat Discussing New Content Service With Advertisers, Media Firms — Snapchat Inc., the mobile app for disappearing messages,
Ashlee Vance / Businessweek:Intellectual Ventures lays off 140 employees, about 20% of its workforce — Mass Layoffs Hit Intellectual Ventures Patent Factory — Intellectual Ventures, the company Silicon Valley loves
Darrell Etherington / TechCrunch:Thalmic Reveals Its Enterprise Play For the Myo Armband, Including Google Glass Integration — Waterloos Thalmic Labs has begun shipping the production version of its hardware to
Please excuse the question as a title. I almost never pose a question as a title to anything I write. Not sure why that is, maybe because it makes the writing seem more philosophical. But I stray from the topic.
Predating the earliest scientific evidence by more than a millennium, these embalming agents constitute complex, processed recipes of the same natural products, in similar proportions, as those employed at the zenith of Pharaonic mummification some 3,000 years later.
While in graduate school, Carré had developed a technique to analyze shell layers to get ocean temperatures, using carbon dating of charcoal from fires to get the year, and the ratio of oxygen isotopes in the growth layers to get
In the (rather loud) Instagram video, Perry stands aboard a pirate ship in a black string bikini, while two shirtless beaus assist in the pouring of the buckets. Turn your speakers down (trust me) and watch it now:
This is a good news day. There is a serious problem with people who use their religion to cover racism, and worse that use their racism to disrupt the lives of innocent Americans.And if you spend any time in Utah
U.S.-based multinationals that are pursuing inversion transactions have been quick to wrap themselves in a mantle of simple virtue, forced to take the unpalatable step of inverting into Irish, U.K. or Swiss public companies because their love goes unrequited by
Encouraging more participation in the democratic process in a community that feels alienated from political power — hence the demonstrations — seems like an obviously good idea; and one that’s particularly compelling because it’s so simple. Voting is …
White businesss wouldnt need protecting if the hate groups of America were outlawed and stopped waging war against innocent Americans of color.I hope that the intelligent people tell these guys where to stick it. We dont need warmongers protecting businesss,
ISRAELS NAZI LIKE GENOCIDE EXPOSED:313 Jewish survivors and descendants of survivors and victims of the Nazi genocide have signed this letter written in response to Elie Wiesel’s manipulation of the Nazi Genocide to attempt to justify the attacks on Gaza. Please
It is black and white to me:This white Florida man was taken into custody after he was spotted naked and waving a sword at people outside an apartment complex on Saturday.And then there was this story:GBI continues investigating naked man
ISRAELI-WAR-CRIMES-GENOCIDE-CONTINUES:The 72-hour ceasefire had barely expired when Israeli airstrikes on Gaza. During the nearly month-long military offensive on Gaza prior to the short ceasefire, Israel killed 448 children and injured 2,502, according to United Nations estimat …
Islamic State militants have released a video that purportedly shows the beheading of a US journalist who went missing two years ago. The footage appears to show a masked man - speaking in English with an English accent - killing James
Hong Kong action superstar Jackie Chans actor-son Jaycee Chan has been detained in Beijing on drug-related charges, the latest high-profile celebrity to be ensnared in one of Chinas biggest anti-drug crackdowns in two decades.
Its an art attracting shoppers to any retail business let alone to an Australian newsagency where the old-school shingle encourages wrong assumptions and out of date expectations about the business and the products it sells.
Tens of thousands of Brazilians gathered on Sunday in the northeastern city of Recife to bid farewell to presidential candidate Eduardo Campos, killed in a plane crash four days ago, as debate swirled about the impact of his death on
Mahmoud Darwish once wrote, of Gaza, We are unfair to her when we search for her poems. We are certainly unfair when we scrabble anywhere for poems, searching for aesthetic pleasure in others suffering. But here, poetry seems to have
Video has emerged showing the beheading of journalist James Foley. James Foley has been reportedly beheaded by Isis in retaliation for US airstrikes in Iraq. He was working in Syria when he was reported missing in 2012. James Foley has
For over 25 years, film critic Leonard Maltin (along with a team of contributors and editors) have produced what has been the Bible of movie geeks everywhere in his annual movie guide. The 2015 edition that will be released next
Billy Hammerfist avenges Tommy Scissorkicks for killing his lover numerous styles of filming - some very bad, some very well done, a 2D Dr. Mario homage, a 3D outer space scene, most definitely amateur, most definitely B-movie at the best
The world is a dark and a terrible place. Horrible, morally insane things are happening. Let us resist them as best we are able, and in the meantime replace various nouns in the lyrics of well-known pop songs with the
Things That Dont Suck, Some Notes on The StandI recently reread The Stand for no particular reason other than I felt like it. Im honestly not sure how many time Ive read it at this point, more than three, less
You have demons in your subconscious? In a fantasy world those demons can get out, where you can grapple with them face to face. The story I was telling was impossible, and I believed in it more than I believed
Shakespeares Restless World is a BBC radio series (podcast link) where the director of the British Museum, Neil MacGregor, explores England during the lifetime of William Shakespeare as represented by twenty objects, much in the way of his earlier A
Broadways Patrick Page Shares His Personal Struggle with Depression The night I heard that Robin Williams died, I slept very little. And it wasnt just grief keeping me awake. It was fear. I know my depression is lurking just around
Back in 2012, fashion photographer and filmmaker Milton Tan shot a time lapse film over a six month period, of planes overflying Singapores Changi Beach on their way to and from Changi airport. After his The Air Traffic video went
The good news is we solved the murder of your husband. The bad news is youre under arrest. Everyones a noir hero! A new HBO documentary explores what happens when the media are mixed up in a crime from the
For a century and a half, The New York Times has been earnestly—and hilariously—defining the evolving language of cities. We marveled at the way these expressions—the ones we understood, anyway—captured the spirit of the era in which they were defined.