Noel Randewich / Reuters:Qualcomms quarterly revenue growth dwindles, shares fall — (Reuters) - Qualcomm Inc (QCOM.O) on Wednesday posted its smallest quarterly revenue increase since 2010 as it wrestles with
Jonathan Shieber / TechCrunch:Codecademy Moves To Be A One-Stop-Shop For Programming Education — Since its launch two years ago Codecademy has become synonymous with online education for basic computer programming.
Steve OHear / TechCrunch:European Tech Blog Tech.eu Raises €150K, Backers Include Dave McClures 500 Startups And Adeo Ressi — Last November, Robin Wauters, ex-TechCrunch writer and former European editor for
Todd Shields / Bloomberg:FCC Said to Consider Letting ISPs Negotiate With Web Companies — A U.S. regulator is considering letting Internet-service providers negotiate payments from the likes of Amazon.com Inc. and Google Inc. for access
Matt Hamblen / Computerworld:Android mobile ad traffic beats iOS for first time — But iPhones and iPads still command top ad revenues — Android smartphones and tablets now get the most mobile ad traffic worldwide,
Andy Greenberg / Wired:Conversnitch lamp listens to nearby conversations and posts transcribed audio to Twitter — An Eavesdropping Lamp That Livetweets Private Conversations — As former NSA director Michael Hayden
It may seem like a bizarrely obvious statement, but somewhere between earning women the right to vote, pushing through legislation opening up universities to female students and advancing the civil rights movement (to name just a very few examples), feminism
Three newborn kittens were rescued from a house fire and brought to the Delaware County SPCA by Chester Fire Commissioner James Johnson Three newborn kittens were rescued from a house fire and brought to the Delaware County SPCA by Chester
We all know the old toss your iPhone in a mug trick to making your smartphones speaker output a bit more beefy, but if youre willing to spend some serious coin, Aric Snee might have what youre looking for.
So what is kinetic energy? Can it be harnessed to power our stuff? Weve written many articles about various things that do that, from small gadgets to big infrastructure , but weve never really looked at the field as a
April 22, 2014--Portland Winterhawks Matthew Dumba defends against Marek Tvrdon in the first period of the third game of the Western Hockey League western conference championship at the Moda Center in Portland Tuesday night.
That was the day when, in the heat of the election campaign, NDP leader Adrian Dix announced in Kamloops that he doesnt support the expansion of the Trans Mountain oil pipeline to its Burnaby terminal, because Vancouver shouldnt become a
On the other side of the windows is rain and fog and graceful skeletal trees doing their best to put out leaves, catkins and flowers... There was rain in the village overnight, but somewhere in the morning fog is a
Eric Fischer and Andrea Herrera were both in the same car when it was struck by a car driven by Joseph Jay Ford, but a jury decided Ford, while drunk and driving recklessly, was responsible only for Herreras death.
The Federal Communications Commission has announced that they would propose new rules allowing content providers to pay ISPs for priority fast lanes, reversing their earlier position and effectively rejecting the principle of net neutrality held since the earliest days of
Can you ever be reasonably sure that something is random, in the same sense you can be reasonably sure something is not random (for example, because it consists of endless nines)? Even if a sequence looked random, how could you
The Roots ?uestlove on the invisibilizing of Black culture... ...you can point to this as proof of hip-hops success. The concept travels. But where has it traveled? The danger is that it has drifted into oblivion. The music originally evolved
These people want to believe in a false reality, they want to believe in conspiracy theories, they want to believe that their government is evil, they want to believe that the biblical Anti-Christ sits in the White House and that
As part of its effort to combat insurgent forces interspersed within an indigenous population, the use of biometrics has become a central component of the U.S. war effort. Having expanded heavily since its introduction during the war in Iraq, biometric
Inside, please find a list of twenty-eight movies, TV episodes, and short subjects by Errol Morris and two movies about Errol Morris, all of which can be streamed, along with some short descriptions of their content. Gates of Heaven (1978)
Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyongo has landed the cover of Peoples annual Worlds Most Beautiful issue. In February, she gave a moving speech (transcript) about how media depictions of beauty affected her. Why Lupita Nyongos People Cover Is So Significant.
UC OKs paying surgeon $10 million in whistleblower-retaliation case. The settlement ends a case brought by the ex-head of UCLAs orthopedic surgery department, who says the medical school allowed doctors to take industry payments that may have compromised patient care.
Made for French television to promote a map exhibition at the Centre Pompidou in Paris Raúl Ruizs (wiki imdb) Zig-Zag is a good place to begin ones trek through the Chilean artists work. The metafictional universe of Ruiz is neither
Weve run off at the mouth, said things we shouldnt have said. Weve run around like a peacock all over the platform. We have said things because we were playing to the home team, and they all liked our act.
Published in 1910, William T. Coxs Fearsome Creatures of the Lumberwoods, With a Few Desert and Mountain Beasts is one of the earliest written accounts describing fabulous beasts of lumberjack lore, together called fearsome critters. Read of tales of the
Introducing Sociology: Tim Kreiders influential 1999 essay (previously) on how Stanley Kubricks Eyes Wide Shut uses sex and infidelity to cover up a story of greed and murder by the elite gets a brand new afterward by the author to
Photographer Ami Vitale was allowed exclusive access into the Wolong National Nature Reserve managed by the China Conservation and Research Centre for the Giant Panda as it trains pandas to be released into the wild. The Problem With Pandas.Is Breeding