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ONE Championship announces three cards in three Chinese cities

ONE Championship (formerly known as ONE FC) ramped up its 2015 schedule with the announcement today of events in the Chinese cities of X'ian, Guangzhou and Shenyang. ONE FC: 'Dynasty of Champions' (X'ian) is set for May 2nd, ONE FC:Show More Summary

Chris Quinn, vice president for content at the Northeast Ohio Media Group… What’s up?

There is something going on at the news organization formerly known as the Cleveland Plain Dealer that the world should know about. It’s not hard to describe but it is hard to explain, especially because the guy who made the call has put up a stone wall since. That would be Chris Quinn, vice president […]

Melvin Upton Injury: Updates on Braves OF's Foot and Recovery

Melvin Upton's tenure with the Atlanta Braves has been marred by injuries and disappointing play on the field. He is hoping for a fresh start in 2015, but the center fielder formerly known as B.J. Upton is fighting a foot ailment. According...Show More Summary

Naomi Campbell Dines at Kappo Masa; LeBron James Celebrates at 1 Oak

Struttin'. This week, while most celebrities either hopped across the pond for London Fashion Week or journeyed to warmer pastures in Los Angeles for the Oscars, a few brave souls remained in the tundra formerly known as New York: Naomi...Show More Summary

Twenty20 Raises $8M, Launches Crowdsourced Photo-Licensing Service

Twenty20, the startup formerly known as Instacanvas, today announced that it has raised an $8 million Series A round led by Canaan Partners. With this funding round, Twenty20 has also finalized its transformation from printing service for Instagram pictures to photo-licensing service. Show More Summary

Colombian Artist Ladyzunga Cyborg Changes Her Name to ABCDEFG HIJKLMN OPQRST UVWXYZ

6 days agoHumor / odd : Laughing Squid

image via Las 2 Orillas A Colombian artist formerly known as Ladyzunga Cyborg successfully changed her name to ABCDEFG HIJKLMN OPQRST UVWXYZ after several rejections by the Colombian National Registry. In an interview with Las 2 Orillas, UVWXYZ spoke about how she still prefers to be called Ladyzunga and that the entire alphabet is a […]

BJ Upton Will Go by Melvin This Season, Braves Executive Reveals

The Atlanta Braves outfielder formerly known as B.J. Upton will instead be addressed as Melvin Upton Jr. for the 2015 MLB season and beyond. Longtime team executive John Hart confirmed the switch, per Jeff Schultz of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Show More Summary

Rumor: Taron Egerton Is Your New Han Solo

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Wait, who? Get to know the name, because 25-year-old Welsh actor Taron Egerton, formerly known as "breakout star of Kingsman: The Secret Service " is rumored to be playing young Han Solo in the second standalone Star Wars film. Read more...

What Are The Best Winter Car Hacks?

last weekVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

In the frozen tundra formerly known as the eastern half of the United States, prepping your car for winter has never been more important. So, what are your best car hacks for surviving winter weather? Read more...

Do Button, Do Camera, and Do Note, A Trio of Incredibly Simple Mobile Productivity Apps for Android and iOS

IF, the developer formerly known as IFTTT (If This Then That), has released a trio of mobile productivity apps for Android and iOS designed to make various tasks incredibly simple. Do Button is a simple button that can be assigned to a number of different actions, like controlling Internet-connected devices such as smart thermostats. Do […]

The Average Commute In Boston Now Includes Your Casual Flipped Car

last weekVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The buried locale formerly known as the "city of Boston" has seen a record 80,000,000 feet of snow this winter, and with it, life has seen changes. Not all at once, and some of them have been very gradual. But the biggest change may be the source of all that commuter traffic. Namely, the vehicles lying on their sides. Read more...

Noisey Atlanta: 2 Chainz Up Close & Personal [Video]

In episode six of Noisey Atlanta, Thomas enters the world of 2 Chainz, one of the biggest rappers alive. Known for a bizarrely brilliant blend of goofiness and arrogance, the artist formerly known as Tity Boi shows us his man-cave

Things You Find in the Field: Old Sedan

I found this old sedan a few years back while out doing a tiny bit of off-roading south of Railroad Pass (one of at least five Railroad Passes in Nevada) along S.R. 722, formerly known as S.R. 2, formerly commissioned as U.S. Highway...Show More Summary

Daybreak Games Targeted By Lizard Squad

It looks like everyone's most hated trolls within the gaming community are coming back to do what they do best, this time targeting the newly named Daybreak Games, formerly known as Sony Online Entertainment. Click To Continue Readi...

Daybreak Game Company GOES TITSUP days after painful Sony DIVORCE

'All of SOE is down', teases Lizard Squad Daybreak Game Company, formerly known as Sony Online Entertainment, has been suffering outage issues with its service, just days after the outfit admitted it was laying off staff following its unexpected divorce from Sony.…

Coming Distractions: Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara fight, flirt and fire guns in the Hot Pursuit trailer

Fans of female-led action comedies can finally give their weathered copies of The Heat a rest, as there’s a new trailer out for the Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara buddy comedy Hot Pursuit (formerly known as Don’t Mess With Texas). Show More Summary

There's a big controversy over the electric bike that raised $3.3 million on Indiegogo

There's a firestorm brewing over the electric bike formerly known as Storm, which raised $3.2 million in 11 days by billing itself as the world's most affordable eBike, with a price tag of "under $600." It turns out, the bike won't sell for anywhere near that cheap on the retail market after it gets produced. Show More Summary

J.C. Penney Has Big Hopes for the Revival of Its Big Book

Scott Olson/Getty Images Never underestimate the power of ancient technology. In a move that seems to run counter to the digital age we live in, J.C. Penney (JCP) is bringing back its paper catalog next month. Formerly known as "The Big Book," Penney's tome was once so full of merchandise that it occasionally topped 1,000 pages. J.C. Show More Summary

Daybreak Game Company, formerly SOE, lays off several staffers

Daybreak Game Company, i.e. the studio formerly known as Sony Online Entertainment, has laid off several staffers. The studio behind EverQuest, Planetside 2 and H1Z1 declined to say exactly how many employees were let go, but it confirmed that these layoffs are affecting the San Diego and Austin studios. Show More Summary

H1Z1 And PlanetSide 2 Developer Hit By Layoffs

Daybreak Game Company, the studio formerly known as Sony Online Entertainment, will be laying off employees at its Austin and San Diego offices.Click To Continue Reading

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