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Typo 2 Keyboard for iPhone 5/5S

I took the new Typo 2 Keyboard for iPhone 5/5S on the road with me this week. It has a very different feel to it and very needed changes on the keyboard. You can see the new features in the video below but one in particular makes a big difference between using version one. The Typo 2 now has a... Read More

Adrien Brody Has No Time for Your Facebook Friend Request

Specs Who Adrien Brody Age 41 Accomplishments Stars as Harry Houdini in History’s two-part biopic, Houdini (airs Sept. 1 and 2 at 9 p.m.); winner of the Academy Award for Best Actor in The Pianist (2002); founder of Fable House production...Show More Summary

Here's What Happens When Someone Calls A SWAT Team On You As A Prank

A gamer using the Twitch video service apparently caught the moment an armed police SWAT team burst through his office door while searching for an active shooter in Littleton, Colorado on Wednesday. Officers were conducting a searchShow More Summary

Weather is the Future of Urban Design

[Image: From a newscast about Istanbul's recent tornadoes]. It's hard to resist a story where urban design is blamed for creating tornadoes. But the recent cluster of "freak mini-tornadoes" striking Istanbul offers an anomaly in search...Show More Summary

10 Incredible 'Super Mario Bros.' Cheats You’ve Been Missing Out On For Decades

I spent hours playing "Super Mario Bros." as a kid. My favorite memory is of me and my friends trying so hard to get unlimited lives at the end of World 3-1. But that's only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to awesome cheats in the game. Show More Summary

Bryan Cranston And Aaron Paul Made Each Other Tear Up During Their Emmy Acceptance Speeches

Aaron Paul and Bryan Cranston may have one of the best relationships both onscreen and off. Throughout five seasons of "Breaking Bad," the unlikely pairing of a chemistry teacher and his student brought out the best and worst in each other as they schemed, argued, and fought both verbally and physically with each other and their foes. Show More Summary

People Are Outraged After Sofia Vergara's 'Sexist' Emmys Bit

To provide some eye candy as Academy of Television Arts & Sciences president Bruce Rosenblum gave a speech during Monday night's Emmy Awards, Sofia Vergara hopped up on a platform and posed as she spun around on a pedestal like a trophy. Show More Summary

Steven Lippman: Husband/Father/Athlete/Artist/Humanitarian

Self portrait in a back side tube Layback.  Photo: Justin Mehren Tube time. Photo: Evan Conway Hand plant 13 years old  Photo:  Bill Sharp Carve. Photo: Bill Sharp… Now   Steven Lippman Personal Site: Steven Lippman Print + Film Agency Site: Stockland Martel Instagram: stevenlippman Heidi: Once and athlete always an athlete. You were a […]

Jimmy Fallon Steals Stephen Colbert's Emmy After Gwen Stefani Flubs 'The Colbore Report'

In an attempt to out "Adele Dazeem" John Travolta, Gwen Stefani presented the award for Best Variety, Music or Comedy Series to "The Colbore Report." Her "Voice" co-star Adam Levine corrected her after the fact, but the Internet is a fast and fickle beast. Show More Summary

Ames High band: Modeling innovation, risk-taking, and feedback

I’m pretty impressed with the Ames High School band directors. Not only are Chris Ewan and Andrew Buttermore facilitating a great band program musically (250+ students who give amazing performances), they also are modeling instructional innovation and risk-taking with technology. Show More Summary

Beyoncé Shut Down The VMAs With A Flawless 16-Minute Medley

Nicki Minaj and Ariana Grande may have opened the MTV Video Music Awards with a showstopper; however, no one closes out an awards show like Queen Bey. Beyoncé shut down the VMAs with an epic 16-minute medley of a dozen of her songs. It was sexy, sensual, raw, and emotional. Show More Summary

Watch Taylor Swift 'Shake It Off' During MTV VMA Performance

We knew Taylor Swift was feeling frisky Sunday night when she arrived for the MTV VMA red carpet wearing this: Swift traded in her onesie for a fringed two-piece to perform her new single "Shake It Off" during the show: And shake it off she did. Show More Summary

What Small Non-Profits Can Learn from the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

It’s all over the place. From celebrities to your Facebook friends, newscasters to rock bands, it seems like everybody is taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. And, as a result, the ALS Association has raised over $62 million in the past month alone, compared to just $2.5 million in the same period last year. The […]

TV Gets Undressed

To say that this wedding is unconventional doesn’t quite capture the essence of the nuptials of reality show contestants Ashley and Alika. First off, the bride and groom met with the TV cameras rolling and decided to get hitched after just three months. Show More Summary

Diane Sawyer’s Final ‘Person of the Week’

As Diane Sawyer prepares for her final week as anchor of “World News,” last night she presented her final Person of the Week, a Friday franchise that goes back decades, to when Peter Jennings anchored “World News Tonight.” For Sawyer’s final Person of the Week, she revisits several of the people she’s profiled over the years. Show More Summary

The Simpsons At War — Five Moments When The Classic Show Took On National Security-Related Topics

The cable network FXX is currently re-running every single episode of "The Simpsons" over a 12-day marathon. It's an ideal spirit-raiser during a season of pestilence, atrocity, and conflict — although the Simpsons, which has satirized,...Show More Summary

Lebanese Media Flop in Energy Sector Coverage

Old habits die hard and Lebanon's media choose the easy route to report on the vitally important, yet misunderstood, energy sector. "Will international firms lose interest in Lebanese oil?" asked the daily Al Joumhouria over a week after...Show More Summary

The Early Drawings Of Famous Architects

Formative early work from Frank Gehry, Zaha Hadid, and more is on display at a new exhibition. Among contemporary architects, drawing often takes a backseat to computer-aided design software. But the art of drawing is still an essential part of the practice. Show More Summary

Two SuperPACs Focused On Ending SuperPACs Release New TV Commercials

6 days agoIndustries / Law : Techdirt

We've been writing up some of the new political efforts to try to put some limits on money in politics, including Larry Lessig's Mayday SuperPAC, Represent.us' satirical campaign for the "most honest politician," Gil Fulbright, and also CounterPAC, a SuperPAC that tries to get politicians to take a pledge not to accept dark money. Show More Summary

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