Adobe has acquired Thumb Labs, a small mobile app agency, as part of its broader push to give its new cloud-enabled software offerings a more social flavor. Thumb Labs, based in New York, posted a message on its website and Twitter feed on Thursday saying the firm had accepted an offer to become part of Adobe. Show More Summary
In February 2012, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, after a lengthy feud with the state teachers union, came to an agreement over a comprehensive teacher evaluation system for the state. The arrangement made New York State eligible toShow More Summary
At New York City's Lab School for Collaborative Studies, senior Lena Jacobs owns that she can ride a unicycle. After years of trying to hide his disability, her classmate Bryan Stromer owns that he has cerebral palsy. Future ProjectShow More Summary
The New York Times has taken an interesting look at hacking culture in China—where it seems the practice is no longer an underground phenomenon, but a massive commercial enterprise. Read more...
Manchester City visited American professional football team the New York Giants on Wednesday. During their visit Manchester City defender Micah Richards tried to show his teammates how he measures up against the much bigger Giants defender Justin Tuck. Tuck measuring in at 1.94 meters and 124.7 kilograms towered over Richards. The two are seen laughing at each other [...]
New York City FC: A bold move by Manchester City and NY Yankees - originally posted on Soccerlens.com In what has to be one of the most colossal evil empire mergers in major modern sports history, Manchester City and the New York Yankees have joined super-villainous forces to create the MLS’ 20th franchise: New York City Football Club. Show More Summary
Lindsey Vonn, girlfriend of Tiger Woods and top American skier, is under scrutiny after a New York Daily News investigation that showed that she has visited the laboratory of infamous doping doctor Bernd Pansold. There is no evidence that Vonn, whose interactions with the doctor occur on Red Bull sponsored training trips, has ever doped. Show More Summary
Teachers and principals in New York have expressed strong concerns about the new high-stakes standardized tests supposedly aligned with the Common Core State Standards that were recently given to students across the state. The following letter to New York Education … Continue reading ?
The Perry Way–Merging fashion with art, Perry Ellis installed an art piece in Union Square of New York City on May 11, 2013. The project consisted of an interactive wall where families, kids, students, weekend strollers, and casual shoppers could grab a button that displayed a mantra, such as “Broadway is for the Bold,” “Keep [...]
Will Smith and his son Jaden check out of their hotel and head out on Tuesday (May 21) in New York City. The 44-year-old actor and his 14-year-old son were greeted to a huge crowd of people upon exiting the establishment! Will and Jaden were in the Big Apple to promote their film After Earth, [...]
Baltimore Orioles down New York Yankees 6-3 to win series at Camden Yards – MLB news Baltimore Orioles were finally able to win a home series at the Camden Yards as they downed the New York Yankees 6-3 at their home field to take the...Show More Summary
By Doug Short: As I type this, the market is exhibiting some bipolar disorder following multiple doses of Fed speak: Tuesday Bullard's presentation in Germany and Dudley's speech in New York, and Wednesday Bernanke's congressional testimony at 10 AM and the latest Fed Minutes at 2 PM. Show More Summary
United States stocks fell on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 posting its biggest decline in three weeks. ||| New York - United States stocks fell on Wednesday with the S&P 500 posting its biggest decline in three weeks, after minutes from...Show More Summary
As The New York Times covered the new pope’s first Easter message, its reporter helpfully explained why Christians commemorate Easter as the central event of Christendom: “Easter is the celebration of the resurrection of Jesus into heaven three days after He was crucified …” Well, nice try. At least the paper recognized its error and [...]
NEW YORK (AP) — The nation's record-low teen birth rate stems from robust declines in nearly every state, but most dramatically in several Mountain States and among Hispanics, according to a new government report.
Q: You and your Manchester City teammates are in New York City preparing for a friendly against Chelsea at Yankee Stadium, how has America treated you so far? A: It's different for the players. Once the season is finished, it is usually time for holidays. Show More Summary
Well New York Knicks fans, for better or worse, this is it. These Knicks captivated us, bringing back magic to the Garden that hasn't been seen since the Clinton administration. But they seemed to hit a wall against the Pacers—Indiana...Show More Summary
Let me start this article off by establishing a few things: I respect the New York Rangers' Brad Richards tremendously as an athlete and as a person. On a personal level, his tireless efforts to help the victims of Hurricane Sandy completely outside of the media spotlight were beyond admirable, and is something I will not soon forget. Show More Summary
Rutvik Mehta's childhood science experiments once included trying to ferment oranges. These days, in Troy, New York, he's doing something far less odorous—and more important. Mehta, 28, is president, CEO and co-founder of startup ThermoAura Inc. Show More Summary
ICE press release, 'Federal authorities return ancient coins to Bulgaria May 21, 2013.In September 2011, HSI special agents learned of a shipment of ancient coins from Bulgaria destined for the United States. HSI New York, in close coordination with CBP’s Customs Air Cargo Examination Facility, examined and seized the coins. Show More Summary