Valets of the world, what is it you have against Lamborghinis? Can't you just take it easy on them? For us? DON'T MISS: Did A LaFerrari Just Catch Fire? White, sparkling clean, and absolutely smashed to bits at the nose, this Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder was crashed at a La Meridien hotel in New Delhi, India earlier this week. The photos, by way of...
It’s been only a week since we’ve seen the first LaFerrari crash, and the first fire-related incident involving the company’s brand-new supercar have surfaced the Interwebz via Instagram. The details are pretty thin, but it appears the...Show More Summary
Spark Summit 2014 provided the latest evidence that the Apache Spark open source data analytics framework may be about to catch fire. Lauded by SiliconANGLE’s John Furrier as the “next big thing in Big Data”, Spark is turning heads because of its impressive … Continue reading ?
Valets of the world, what is it you have against Lamborghinis? Can't you just take it easy on them? For us? DON'T MISS: Did A LaFerrari Just Catch Fire? White, sparkling clean, and absolutely smashed to bits at the nose, this Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder was crashed at a La Meridien hotel in New Delhi, India. The photos, by way of BigBoyToyz, show...
As temperatures soar, summer TV is heating up with a fresh crop of shows quickly catching fire with audiences. None more so than TNT's The Last Ship, the apocalyptic naval adventure series that notched 5.3 million viewers during its June 22 debut, making it cable's largest series launch this year. Show More Summary
The Ferrari LaFerrari has been in customer hands for less than a year, but already we’ve seen an example involved in a crash and now we have a photo depicting what is said to be the first LaFerrari to have caught fire. As the photo reveals, there is some damage at the rear of the car that looks like it was caused by fire. The fire is said to...
In the most recent episode of Halt and Catch Fire, we see two competing ideas of what it means to make an operating system go head-to-head. The most sincere of which desperately craves a computer with a soul—something the show's characters could stand to gain themselves. Read more...
When you have a team with as much overall talent as the Green Bay Packers, there are always going to be dark horses to make the final roster. These players will ultimately catch fire late in training camp or during the preseason to be one of the last 53 men standing. Show More Summary
Can an inanimate object be infused with a soul? In "Landfall,” Halt and Catch Fire’s sixth episode, that question is explored with computer operating systems, children’s toys, and — most importantly — series antihero Joe Macmillan, whose...Show More Summary
Sometimes acting is enough. Entering the back half of its season, Halt And Catch Fire is awash in structural and creative problems. The guarded promise of its first episode quickly unraveled as the series’ writing and characterization thudded into place with plodding regularity. Show More Summary
Read Speakeasy's recap of AMC's "Halt and Catch Fire."
The PC project nears completion--but Joe considers getting experimental.
In this episode, technology can make up for the failure of human relationships.
Stolen Model S reaches 100 mph; back half embedded in synagogue.
Fans have been waiting for the first glimpse of Mockingjay, the first part of the final installment of the Hunger Games trilogy, since Katniss’s deadpan final shot at the end of Catching Fire. The movie released its first teaser trailer last week, and while it wasn’t as revealing of the film as fans hoped it
Speaking of Halt and Catch Fire, the title sequence is pretty awesome: I am also currently trying (and mostly failing) not to have a giant crush on Mackenzie Davis, who plays crack programmer Cameron Howe on the show, reads InfiniteShow More Summary
Two tour buses belonging to the bands Foreigner and Styx caught fire Wednesday in a Philadelphia parking lot in an urgent, urgent emergency that threatened to engulf the entirety of the years 1977 to 1984. Read more...
Two buses from veteran rock bands Styx and Foreigner's tour went up in flames Wednesday in Philadelphia, but firefighters quickly extinguished the fires and no one was injured. The incident occurred at 114 Callowhill St., an industrial area, and firefighters responded to call at 12:24 p.m. Show More Summary
Inspired by Halt and Catch Fire, I'm re-reading Tracy Kidder's The Soul of a New Machine. I had forgotten how good this book is. Man. The story follows an engineering team at Data General as they attempt to design and build an entirely new minicomputer in the late 1970s. Show More Summary
Meet Janet Jones, the mastermind behind Vixen Workout—the women-only, booty-popping, “ay, papi”-chanting dance fitness class catching fire across the country. Strobe lights. Lipstick. Tacones. Fitness. In an ordinary world one of these...Show More Summary