The trailer for Marc Webb’s “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” is being released this week but over at ComicBookMovie.com, they gave us a very brief peek. The clips are of the “don’t blink or you’ll miss it" variety and the text is in Spanish. Show More Summary
Vincent van Gogh. Pablo Picasso. Leonardo da VinciEmojis The little emoticons have taken over our lives, revolutionizing the we express ourselves. And now they're taking over the world of art See also: 10 Emojis We Wish Existed The Emoji Art and Design Show, which is open to the public from Dec. Show More Summary
Why Watch? In this lovelorn short from Laurence Jacobs, a sad sack dumpee (Tyler Ritter) relives a lost relationship as he explores the physical space created by his ex’s (Alexandra Daddario) text messages. Old words, videos and pictures become signposts for an experience now gone. Show More Summary
While we refuse to call a Mustang a 'Stang (or a Camaro a 'Maro, for that matter) that's exactly what Autoweek has called the 2015 Ford Mustang in these leaked images of its next issue. Sadly, while there is also text alongside the images in the leaked photographs of the magazine (via SVT Performance Forum), the resolution is so low as to make...
There's a tweet by Twitter account @History_Pics going around that states that the first text message ever was sent 21 years ago today. In a happy coincidence (and a preview for millions of future texts), it happened to say "Merry Christmas":...Show More Summary
Inbox Cube is a new email client for iPhone that aims to make email more of a visual experience than a plain text one. While you have classic email views that show the inboxes we've all grown accustomed to, you can also view and sort all your attachments and files to find what you need by looking, not reading. Show More Summary
Editorial is one of the slickest text editors for the iPad, and thanks to some clever Python scripting, it can now show previews of Fountain scripts.
Save $70 on Kindle DX - Get Kindle DX for only $169. Featuring a large 9.7" display with eight adjustable text sizes, it's perfect for large print reading and PDFs. Kindle DX also includes free 3G wireless. Download books anywhere, anytime. $25...Show More Summary
SMS turns 21 today, which means your texts are about to get totally wasted On Dec. 3, 1992, a software architect in the U.K. sent the world's first text message. In the 21 years since its invention, texting has emerged as an integral part of our connected lives. Show More Summary
by Christian Christensen The Public Professor: Dissent in Commodified Higher Education Or…What Kind of University Will My Daughter Attend in 2027? The following is the text of my public Professorial Installation lecture…
The Saints got a helping hand from Brett Favre before their game against the Seattle Seahawks on Monday night. Saints head coach Sean Payton texted Favre last week to see what he could do to handle Seattle's crowd noise, according to MNF sideline reporter Lisa Salters. Show More Summary
Here’s a mistake that I see coming up all too often in the blogging world: using white text on a black or coloured background. The most readable combination is black text on a white background (in practice, this is usually very darkShow More Summary
The piece: Burberry Cashmere Blend Touchscreen Gloves The price: $195 Why we want it: Never again will you be caught on the street with a ringing phone, fumbling to pull off your gloves before the call rolls to voicemail. Not only do...Show More Summary
Also: Marina Warner considers sea monsters; Apple gripes about its court-appointed monitor; Ian Rankin on being paid to write.
SEN. ROBERT MENENDEZ (D-N.J.): Well, look, I think creating a sanctions regime that is an insurance policy and also creates leverage for us is incredibly important. I’m concerned about some elements of the text that people haven’t focused on. For example, already in that text as it relates to what is defined as a comprehensive […]
“Arabic is the seventh most spoken language by Internet users but only three per cent of digital content on the web comprises of Arabic material,” estimate experts. Among the most frequent web usages is sharing text, through Pastebin and similar services. Yet these do not properly support Arabic text. Developed...
SEATTLE (AP) — Russell Wilson was so impressed with the way Seattle prepared for its showdown against New Orleans that he made a point of texting coach Pete Carroll about it.
There’s a predictable arc to many environmental debates. Step 1: Scientists observe a change in the natural world due to human activity. Step 2: A discussion ensues about what this change might mean for the natural world. Will it challenge the prosperity, or even the survival, of this or that species of plant or animal? […]
Texting and driving is a really dumb idea, and New York has a new idea how to stop people from doing it. The state recently rolled out 32 tall, unmarked SUVs to police officers, giving them a better line of sight at drivers’ hands to catch them in the act. Catching distracted drivers talking on... Read More
TextExpander, the amazing utility that allows you to type a quick shortcut (or “snippet”) and have it expand into any text you want, has been in a bit of trouble with Apple recently. The maker of TextExpander, Smile Software, was … Read more ›