The Famicom, which launched in Japan in 1983, is getting a new cartridge. Titled 8Bit Music Power, it’s less a game and more an 8-bit album, but hey, it’s a new Famicom cart and you can play it on an old Japanese Nintendo console. Read more...
Archaeologists say they have made a ground-breaking discovery on Anglesey. Experts have found what appears to be a small Roman fort on land near Cemlyn Bay and close to the Wylfa power station,. An new Roman era 'fortlet' has been found...Show More Summary
Photos courtesy Bonhams.com. In 1964, a sleek Kamm-tailed fastback coupe, based upon a British roadster infused with American V-8 power by Carroll Shelby, made its debut at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. One might assume the car referenced is the Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe, but the same sentence holds true for its lesser-known British […]
If the power at your house can be a little spotty, this $20 APC backup UPS is designed specifically to keep your modem and router running on battery power, so you’ll never lose touch with the world. Today’s Black Friday deal is actually...Show More Summary
From a position of strength at the top of the Premier League a week ago, Manchester City suddenly face a test of their staying power against Southampton on Saturday. City’s shock 4-1 defeat at home to Liverpool last Saturday saw them surrender the lead in the title race, with manager […]
If your iPad Pro battery life isn't cutting it, here's how to troubleshoot! The iPad Pro isn't just the biggest and most powerful tablet Apple's ever made, it's one of the most power efficient. That includes the new A9X chipsets and the variable refresh rate in the 12.9-inch display. Show More Summary
US conservatives backed by the powerful gas and coal lobbies are at loggerheads with both the scientific world and President Barack Obama on the environment — but have failed to block his path on climate change. Among them are several Republican White House contenders, who deny or downplay...
In case you haven’t noticed, we like preemption. We’ve even called ourselves “obsessed” with it. And with good reason. Preemption, where it’s available, is the most powerful defense around – capable of wiping out an entire MDL with a single motion to dismiss. Show More Summary
ante diem v kalendas decembres 43 B.C. — the lex Titia de triumvirato gave G. Julius Caesar Octavianus, Marcus Antonius, and Marcus Aemilius Lepidus the title of triumviri rei publicae constituendae with near-dictatorial powers for a period of five years 8 B.C. — death of the poet Horace (Quintus Horatius Flaccus) ca 110 A.D. — […]
Due to Thanksgiving's full plate of NFL action, football fans have more results to digest than usual entering the weekend. A putrid NFC East collapsed on Thursday, when the Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys each suffered astronomical losses. Show More Summary
A mix of wind, solar and hydro power could replace fossil fuels in every country in the world.
The CEO of Polyvore trains her employees to run a business, then inspires them to start up on their own. Here's why. Jess Lee, the CEO of the socially powered fashion and shopping platform Polyvore, provides her staff with immersive training so that they can go off and found their own companies—and some of them do just that. Read Full Story
Getting a new gadget for a loved one (or yourself) is always exciting. But we’re here to tell you that buying a new charger for an old device can dramatically change the way you use the devices you already have. Let’s face it, phones and tablets are only useful to us when the batteries are charged. [...]
The Syrian Armed Forces are the only real power that can tackle the Islamic State jihadist group and other terrorist organizations operating in Syria in ground operations, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Friday.
One common thing I see a lot with batsmen is a "broken" wrist. Not damage to then bone, but instead the wrist has wrapped itself around the bat when you drive. It might be because you are holding the bat wrong to start with. That's often true with beginners and very young players. Show More Summary
On November 30th our leaders will meet for COP21, the world's biggest climate summit. It's time to show anything is possible when we come together - including a world powered by 100% clean, safe, renewable energy. YouTube link (thanks Mike) The Presurfer
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's military seized power last year vowing to halt years of political unrest. Now the junta faces one dividend of its imposed peace: a snowballing backlog of safety and compliance problems within key industries that previous civilian governments failed to tackle.
An Adam Curtis documentary on the similarities between the politics of neo-conservatives, and the politics of Islamist radicals.
Justice AP Shah, who was appointed as the BCCI's ombudsman to deal with conflict of interest, will also handle all investigations involving charges of misconduct against BCCI administrators