Back in business for LA This week, it was back to work for the Los Angeles Galaxy, who were prepping for Saturday's contest with the New England Revolution (8 p.m. PT/11 p.m. ET, NBC Sports). Along the way, the team has been able to gel and develop some chemistry. Show More Summary
The first week of spring brings four worthwhile albums I can wholeheartedly recommend: La Sera's Sees the Light, Miike Snow's Happy to You, Retribution Gospel Choir's The Revolution EP, and THEESatisfaction's awE naturalE. Paul Weller's latest solo effort Sonik...
Classical Revolution, which started around six years ago in San Francisco and now has some 30 'chapters' across the US, Canada and Europe, is taking off in London at last. Simon Hewitt Jones is at the helm and the first event was last night at The Red Hedgehog in Highgate. Show More Summary
Our well-intended quest for ever-higher achievement has bred a nation of helicopter parents and a generation of children with plenty of love and precious few limits.
"People say, 'What do these people want?, 'Where is the list of demands?' You know, it's like an embryonic movement," says journalist and filmmaker Sam Slavic. "You can't throw a crayon into daVincci's baby crib and tell him to paint...Show More Summary
Umamicatessen, LA [Photo: Darin Dines/Eater National Flickr Pool] · Is the Food Revolution Just a Great Big Fat Lie? [Guardian] · Feds Buying Ammonia-Treated Ground Beef For School Lunches [The Daily] · Deen Sexual Harassment - A Gift That...
When the disability rights movement began here in the U.S., activists encountered plenty of indifference and animosity. But I'm pretty sure they weren't beaten or tear-gassed by riot police, unlike these Bolivian protesters with disabilities. Show More Summary
With the MLS season just a couple of weeks away from starting, a host of American top flight teams are getting back into shape with games against each other. On Thursday the New England Revolution faced the Los Angeles Galaxy in the 2012 Diamond Cup with the Revs earning a 3-2 victory over Bruce Arena’s [...]
LA Noire up for five gongs, Deus Ex: Human Revolution up for four. BAFTA has released the complete list of games in the running for the BAFTA Game Awards 2012. Click here to read the full article Related Stories SFxT Cross Assault show...Show More Summary
I just got back from the Social Media Strategies Summit on Las Vegas, a great event put on by GSMI. Our VP of Strategy and Account Services, Paul McClay and I presented on “How to Create Content That People Want to Share” to a highly engaged group of people that are all doing some amazing things in the social media space. Show More Summary
France’s national La Tribune newspaper said Monday’s edition was its last daily print copy, as its sale was announced to a regional publisher and online ad group.
My train reading: • Economists vs. Americans (Real Time Economics) see also Not all jobs are equal (LA Times) • China’s Connectivity Revolution (Project Syndicate) see also The paradox of prosperity (Economist) • New-home purchases fall, 2011 worst ever for sales (Yahoo Fiannce) • Adding Weapons to ATM Defenses (WSJ) • Amazon’s Hit Man (Businessweek) [...]
What’s the sound of ten Stylophones buzzing? Truly awful — deliciously so. Answering the question on everyone’s mind, “how could we form a band using nothing but Stylophones, and what timbres would result?”, the Los Angeles-based troupe LA Stylophonic here plays original music for the stylus-controlled electronic instrument. Show More Summary
Longtime LA Weekly journalist Sam Slovick partnered with TakePart and Slake to put out a five-part documentary series on OccupyLA called Scenes from the New Revolution. Part 1 is posted above. Slovick covered the LA City Hall occupation for the two months before it was famously squashed by the LAPD last month. Show More Summary
TAIPEI, Taiwan, January 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- La prochaine génération de technologie d'affichage Wi-Fi amène la révolution du « salon » à un autre niveau MediaTek Inc., un fournisseur non-fabricant de premier plan de semi-conducteurs...Show More Summary
With their New Year’s hangovers having run their course, a team from Norwegian browser maker Opera Software will descend on Las Vegas’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES — but you knew that) to showcase what consumers can expect from TVs...Show More Summary
Watch LA punk/mariachi band The Bronx perform “Revolution Girls’ live on The David Letterman Show above.
Something big happened this week. OnLive, the cloud gaming service, released an Android app. That means that if you have an Android phone or tablet, you can play LA Noire, Batman: Arkham City, or Deus Ex: Human Revolution on your mobile device. You can now play console games without even owning a console. OnLive achieves [...]