Back in 2013, we reached peak Comment is Free when Joanna Blythman wrote "Can vegans stomach the unpalatable truth about quinoa?" She blamed everyone from vegans to fat cat exporters for pricing the superfood out of the reach of Andean peasants. Show More Summary
Boyd Holbrook looks super dapper in a suit while arriving for the season two premiere of his Netflix show Narcos held at ArcLight Cinemas on Wednesday evening (August 24) in Hollywood. The 34-year-old actor was joined on the carpet by his co-stars Wagner Moura, Pedro Pascal, Martina Garcia, and more. PHOTOS: Check out the latest [...]
Rock history: In the Aug. 14 Calendar section, an article about 1966 being rock ’n’ roll’s most innovative year was accompanied by a photo of Bob Dylan that was identified as being from the recording of “Blonde on Blonde” in 1966. In fact, it was from 1965, when Dylan was recording “Bringing It...
Animated doodle takes us on a tour of some of the natural beauty that has been set aside for our enjoyment in the past 100 years.
HP today unveiled HP Sure View technology, a new option on the HP EliteBook 1040 and HP EliteBook 840 laptops, which helps in preventing shoulder surfing with the press of a single button. HP partnered with 3M privacy technology for HP Sure View. Users simply need to press the f2 key to immediately transition the PC to privacy […]
A new Irish online property search platform called WebGaff will launch on August 31.
Singapore became the first country in the world to launch a self-driving taxi service, beating ride-hailing giant Uber Technologies to public road tests by mere days.
A new Twitter bot designed by the New York Public Library responds to emojis with relevant selections from its vast array of old images.
As Donald Trump continues to weigh the pros and cons of forcefully deporting the roughly 11 million immigrants living illegally in the United States, he turned to the resource that has been his most reliable adviser throughout his tumultuous presidential campaign: The polls. "I'll ask the audience," Trump said Tuesday during an immigration-focused town hall in Austin, […]
The Department of Homeless Services said that training staff members in all New York City shelters, where overdoses were the leading cause of death last fiscal year, is a top priority.
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Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa are being sued by “High Road Tour” attendees who suffered major injuries at the hip hop duo’s New Jersey concert, according to TMZ. The crowd barrier at BB&T Pavilion completely gave out without warning. The collapsed railing made concertgoers fall 10 feet below onto concrete. Show More Summary
Through these resources and platforms, startups can get excess of everything including tools to services required to manage businesses efficiently at budget friendly packages.
Earlier this month, Uber announced that it would begin testing self-driving taxis in Pittsburgh sometime this month. But it’s now been beaten to the punch by autonomous vehicle tech firm Nutonomy, which is kicking off public trials in Singapore today. Show More Summary
In a win for the good guys, a group backed by police an […]
Security considerations are a significant barrier to ad […]
It’s possible that OPEC is crying wolf with hints of an output freeze next month in Algiers; but it’s also possible that they are ramping up production to take the sting out of a freeze. This is a delicate balancing act that the Saudis need to play very carefully. Show More Summary
Italian rescue workers toil through night after 6.2 magnitude quake hits central Italy, killing at least 247 people.
A university education really boils down to sticking with the past—don’t rock the boat of long established theories. In light of this, a university does not teach students how to discover new truths which still lie hidden, from truths about...
Spirits Rémy Martin has unveiled its One Life/Live Them campaign. Lest you’re confused by the tagline, the use of the plural pronoun “them” to refer to a singular thing – life – is deliberate. The idea the French cognac house wants to convey is that there are many facets to an individual. Show More Summary