From WaPo:....In New York for example, one of the first states to roll out the new curriculum, scores from Common Core tests dropped like a stone—and the achievement gaps dramatically widened. In 2012, prior to the Core’s implementation,...Show More Summary
Now might be a good time to go to The Netherlands.
In an interview with Rolling Stone, Dong Nguyen—the creator of the infamous Flappy Bird—speaks out about the game, his life, and his plans for the future. When asked if Flappy Bird will fly again, Nguyen said he is considering it, but he’s not working on a new version. He is also currently working on three new games simultaneously, one of which he plans to release this month.
Dev considers resurrection of original with 'get a life' warning Dong Nguyen, creator of cult game Flappy Bird, has told Rolling Stone he's got three more games in the works.…
Rolling Stones guitarist and sometime leather bag-impersonator Keith Richards is gearing up to write a book for children. Read more...
HBO is building a killer cast for its untitled Rock ‘n’ Roll drama, created by Boardwalk Empire‘s Martin Scorsese and Terence Winter and Rolling Stones’ Mick Jagger. Olivia Wilde is set to co-star opposite Bobby Cannavale in the project, which has been in the works at HBO since 2010. Show More Summary
Keith Richards in Japan last month w/ the Stones (more by Dana (Distortion) Yavin) Keith Richards has time on his side. The Rolling Stones guitarist/skeleton is slated to follow his 2010 autobiography, Life, with another book this year. It's um......
Nguyen talks to Rolling Stone about "relief" after the game and his thoughts on design.
Dong Nguyen explains the design of Flappy Bird and opens up about how its unexpected success affected him in a recent interview with Rolling Stone....
Dong Nguyen, the creator of Flappy Bird, has been shrouded in mystery ever since he took down his viral game, offering only a few tweets in the way of explanation. Until now. Rolling Stone visited Nguyen in Vietnam, his home country, and wrote a great profile about the man behind the most frustrating game in recent history. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — Keith Richards is writing a children’s book. He really is. The Rolling Stone Keith Richards Picture Book Out This Fall - -
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards, famous for surviving years of rock 'n' roll excess, will release a children's picture book with illustrations by his daughter Theodora Richards, his publisher said on Tuesday.
Just as Flappy Bird mania seems to finally be dying down, Rolling Stone has just published an interview with the creator Dong Nguyen and it offers great insight into the strange phenomenon that started late last year and led into the early part of this year. Some of the topics discussed include how Nguyen started
And the flying fish may return, with a warning In one of the few good stories you'll read about Flappy Bird — well, aside from this one, perhaps — Rolling Stone tells the tale of Dong Nguyen and the rise and fall (see what we did there?) of one the hottest (and simplest) games to hit smartphones. You'll laugh. Show More Summary
In an interview with Rolling Stone, app developer Dong Nguyen chats with the magazine about his recent trials and travails with Flappy Bird. Last month, Flappy Bird gained lots of attention when people became obsessed with the game. Dong was making considerable money from it, but says he couldn't handle the pressure. Show More Summary
Dong Nguyen, the enigmatic creator of the short-lived viral hit Flappy Bird, told Rolling Stone that he's currently working on three new games. Miraculously, he is also considering re-releasing the original Flappy Bird, though he says...Show More Summary
In an extensive interview with Rolling Stone, Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen shared that it’s possible he will make the incredibly challenging iOS game available for users again… but with a disclaimer. As for the future of his flapper, he’s still turning down offers to purchase the game. Nguyen refuses to compromise his independence. But will […]
For those who enjoy The Stooges, but have long wished that Iggy Pop would sit out a round and maybe give Ariel Pink a shot, the band has just the album for you. Guitarist James Williamson tells Rolling Stone that The Stooges—a groupShow More Summary
Taylor Swift came out on top in 2013 as Billboard's biggest music money maker. Also on the list was Kenny Chesney, Justin Timberlake and the Rolling Stones. The post Taylor Swift Tops Billboard’s Biggest Music Money Makers List appeared first on Rickey - Entertainment News, Videos, Recaps, Results, Spoilers.
The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. By Kory Grow A rep for U2 says that contrary to recent reports, the group is still intending on releasing a new album this year. Last week, Billboard ran a lengthy article claimingShow More Summary