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After paying CEO Thomas Galante an exorbitant $392,000 a year when he was showing up for work, the Queens Public Library is now paying Galante the same amount to do nothing.

Listen: Bastille, “Oblivion” (Wild Cub Remix)

Hear the Nashville outfit's reworking of the somber Bad Blood cut Read more articles like "Listen: Bastille, “Oblivion” (Wild Cub Remix)" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing. The post Listen: Bastille, “Oblivion” (Wild Cub Remix) appeared first on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.

Big Bang Theory‘s Mayim Bialik Slams Ariana Grande, Martha Stewart Thinks Gwyneth Paltrow “Needs To Be Quiet” + More of Today’s First Dibs

Martha Stewart thinks Gwyneth Paltrow should stick to acting, Miss New York wins Miss America 2015, Katie Holmes makes her directorial debut, and more of today's First Dibs.

Jennifer Lawrence Is READY To Take On The Capitol As Katniss Everdeen In The First FULL Trailer For The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1!

21 hours agoLifestyle / Fashion : CocoPerez

HOLY SHIZ THIS IS SO MUCH BETTER THAN WE EXPECTED.  Jennifer Lawrence looks set to kick some MAJOR ass to get Josh Hutcherson back from the Capitol in the first, FULL trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1.  Oh, and Liam Hemsworth looks moody, per usual. Plus, more glimpses of Natalie Dormer as the perfect Cressida! Seriously, how cruel can you [...]

Colombian women's cycling team's uniforms makes them look naked—and people are losing their minds.

17 hours agoOdd : Happy Place

Personally, this just makes me think of a Good Humor bar, and now I want ice cream. (via Moreno Breda on Twitter) The Giro della Toscana bicycle race in Italy never gets the press of more famous races like the Tour de France, but that...Show More Summary

Here's How Apple Came Up With The Apple Watch (AAPL)

Less than a week after Apple unveiled the Apple Watch, we're learning about how the tech goliath came up with its newest product category. The Apple Watch was inspired by the 2010 iPod Nano, according to the New York Times' Brian X. Chen. Show More Summary

Islam ‘not to blame’ insists ISIS victim’s brother

The brother of British hostage David Haines murdered by Islamist militants issued Sunday a tearful video statement about growing religious radicalization in which he quoted a verse from the Quran. “We are seeing more and more radicalization in every walk of life. Show More Summary

Why One Founder Says She'll 'Definitely' Never Meet With A Venture Capitalist Again

Grace Choi, 30, is adamant: She will never meet with a venture capitalist again. Choi spent the past few months meeting with a number of venture capitalists for her startup, Mink. Mink is a makeup printing company that teaches anyone how to hack a home printer so it can yield any shade of FDA-approved nail polish, lipstick or eyeshadow they want. Show More Summary

The brand new Moto X will be available to preorder starting tomorrow

Motorola staged an incredible comeback with the Moto X. When we reviewed it last year, we called it “the first iPhone of the Android world,” which leaves some big shoes to fill for its successor. Fortunately, Motorola seems to have defied...Show More Summary

Why did Microsoft pay $2.5 billion for Minecraft creator Mojang?

Microsoft confirmed its $2.5 billion purchase of Minecraft developer Mojang today, with Microsofts's Head of Xbox division Phil Spencer noting that the acquisition "adds diversity to our game portfolio and helps us reach new gamers across multiple...

Lindsay Lohan: I Handled Whitney Houston’s Body Bag During Community Service Sentence

Back in 2011 she was ordered to complete a four-month stint of community service with the LA County Coroner and Lindsay Lohan claims she came across the late Whitney Houston's body bag along the way. In a new interview with The Daily...Show More Summary

Texas Sheriff Claims ‘Quran Books’ Found At Mexican Border May Mean ISIS Infiltration

"We have found copies, or people along the border, have found Muslim clothing, they have found Quran books that are laying on the side of the trail," Sheriff Gary Painter said. The post Texas Sheriff Claims ‘Quran Books’ Found At Mexican Border May Mean ISIS Infiltration appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Microsoft buys Mojang and Minecraft

Microsoft has bought Mojang and Minecraft, it's announced. Xbox boss Phil Spencer vowed to continue to "make Minecraft available" across non-PC and Xbox platforms, including iOS, Android and PlayStation. "Our relationship with Mojang began when we initially talked to the team about bringing Minecraft to the console," Spencer said. Read more…

Fashionisto Exclusive: Tommie Fourie by Kris Schmitz

Photographer Kris Schmitz and stylist Matthias Neukens team up for our latest exclusive called “Animal”. The shoot stars model Tommie Fourie (Studio KLRP) wearing... The post Fashionisto Exclusive: Tommie Fourie by Kris Schmitz appeared first on The Fashionisto.

Miley Cyrus Shows Off Vocal Prowess on “Babe I’m Gonna Leave You” Led Zeppelin Cover: Listen Here!

Channeling a classic rock vibe, Miley Cyrus is looking to prove she’s more than just a pop princess with a penchant for twerking. The “Wrecking Ball” singer just uploaded her cover version of Led Zeppelin’s beloved hit “Babe I’m Gonna...Show More Summary

Microsoft to continue supporting Minecraft on PlayStation, says Xbox boss

23 hours agoEntertainment / Video Games : CVG

Phil Spencer says Mojang acquisition will not affect non-Xbox versions. Xbox boss Phil Spencer has confirmed that Minecraft will continue to be supported on rival platforms - including PlayStation - following Microsoft's acquisition of the IP and its creator Mojang.Click here to read the full article

Apple names Apple Watch Marketing and Medical VPs as it puts out first job listing

Apple has now named new Marketing and Medical VPs for its Apple Watch team following the product’s official unveiling earlier this month. The company has also today posted its first job listing seeking software engineers for the Apple Watch team on its website.  Longtime Apple marketing executive Stan Ng gets a promotion from his previous […]

JetBlue & Emirates Boston Airport Lounge?

I usually stay away from industry rumors, though here’s one that I think has some potentially interesting implications, and even if it doesn’t materialize, is at least an interesting concept. LoungeBuddy has a post about a rumored JetBlue...Show More Summary

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