On the Web: Lisa Falzone of Revel Systems on the Thrill of Entrepreneurship - New York Times - "It took me a good three years of trying things — marketing, sales, big companies, small companies, finance. I looked into starting a dozen...Show More Summary
BY ANA KRALJEVIC, LAWYER, WISE LAW OFFICE Last year, British Columbia wholly revamped its family law legislation with a new approach that has serious implications for common-law spouses, whether desired or not. The B.C. Family Law Act, S.B.C. Show More Summary
British academics and the Dutch electronics giant Philips have been working together on a new kind of processor component for many years, and now they say they've made enough progress to make the production of flexible electronics more viable.
Following through on President Barack Obama's Climate Action Plan, the Department of Energy (DOE) on February 28 issued new energy efficiency standards for commercial refrigeration equipment. Over the ensuing 30 years, it's projected...Show More Summary
For about as long as mass transit has existed, the bane of fare evaders has been around and causing issues for agencies. A lot of different tactics have been tried throughout the years and technology has allow for new ways to fight fare evasion...
In Safety and Efficacy of Lysergic Acid Diethylamide-Assisted Psychotherapy for Anxiety Associated With Life-threatening Diseases, a new paper published in The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, a Swiss psychiatrist named Peter Gasser and his colleagues report on the first controlled trial of LSD in forty years.
The Fed will keep gradually trimming its flagship bond-buying program this year unless the U.S. economy takes a serious turn for the worse or inflation falls in a worrisome manner, Atlanta Fed President Dennis Lockhart said Thursday...
Seven-round mock drafts at this time of the year are tricky, especially since the New England Patriots draft strategy will change based on how they fare next week at the onset of free agency. Failing to re-sign Julian Edelman or Aqib Talib would shuffle draft priorities, as would landing coveted free agents like T.J. Show More Summary
It's that time of year again and what's becoming one of New York's premiere film festivals, the 13th annual Tribeca Film Festival (TFF), is getting ready to kick off the spring, running from April 16 to April 27, with the announcement...Show More Summary
?Joseph Cornell and Surrealism? focuses on the work of the American artist Joseph Cornell (1903, Nyack, NY ? 1972, New York, NY) in the 1930s and the 1940s. These years span both Cornell?s emergence and maturation as a visual artist and the heyday in New York of surrealism, the international art movement founded by André Breton in Paris in 1924. Show More Summary
Simogo's magnificent wintry horror adventure Year Walk has come out today for PC and Mac on Steam. Priced at £3.99 / $5.99, this enhanced edition of the psychological mind trip adds a host of new features such as new locations, a map, updated graphics, more puzzles, a hint system, achievements, and more. Show More Summary
Criticisms of Barbie's unnatural proportions and (usually) vapid lifestyle are nothing new; believe it or not, it's been twenty years since Lisa Lionheart took on Malibu Stacey on The Simpsons. But there's never been a rival doll that's looked quite like this before. Read more...
An album eight years in the making, due out later this year.
On the market for the first time in more than 50 years, this highly textural time capsule overlooking the Silver Lake Reservoir was designed by architect Al Martin in 1953. Sited on...
Apple’s CarPlay, re-introduced earlier this week buoyed by a new name and support commitments from 16 auto manufacturers, has showcased at the Geneva Motor Show by Volvo, Ferrari and Mercedes-Benz. The prevailing thought was that in order to get CarPlay, you needed an entirely new automobile. Show More Summary
Yesterday, I argued that online giants – Facebook, Apple and Google – will use our addiction to apps, and our need to access them across all devices, to lock us in to their platforms for years to come. Today I heard a compelling argument for the opposite. Of course, the man making that counterargument — HasOffers CEO, Peter Hamilton —...
by Cheryl Sullenger March 6, 2014 (Operation Rescue) - A large real estate sign as gone up outside the former New Woman All Women abortion clinic in Birmingham, Alabama, ending a two year struggle by owner Diane Derzis to keep the troubled abortion clinic open – often through deceptive and illegal means. “Placing…
Patients who benefited from intradiscal biacuplasty (IDB) to treat discogenic low-back pain maintained initial gains in pain relief and physical function when rechecked at 1 year, a new study showed. Furthermore, patients who were in...Show More Summary
In 2012, after working as a photographer in Latin America for the better part of a decade, Joana Toro moved to New York to study English. Toro soon found herself in need of extra money, which led her roommate Marcela to introduce her to the semi-legal world of Times Square street performers. Show More Summary
‘After 10 years as president, we are deeply grateful to Kris Mineau for his outstanding leadership.’