Not every single episode of a sitcom is going to move its characters forward in a way that makes an impact, either emotionally or in terms of the overall narrative. In fact, most sitcoms only wave at the idea of character progression from one episode to the next. Show More Summary
Justin Simien made a big splash with his feature directing debut Dear White People, and now he’ll continue making waves over at Netflix. The streaming service has ordered a Dear White People TV series, which like the movie will center on students of color attending a mostly white Ivy League school. Show More Summary
The Big 12 survived the last wave of realignment in college football, and now the waters are getting choppy again. Just when the conference was stable once again, it's toying with the idea of causing a storm that could put it at risk...Show More Summary
In the latest Forrester Wave report for Big Data Hadoop Cloud Solutions, Microsoft Azure came on top beating both Google and Amazon Web Services. After 37-criteria evaluation, Forrester recognized Microsoft Azure as a leader in their Big Data Hadoop Cloud Solutions. We are excited to see Microsoft so prominently placed in the Forrester Big Data […]
Mostly ignored by the surf industry and media, they're forming their own XXL culture.
First there was YouTube stars, then came Vine fame. Now, the new wave of Internet-born celebrity is by way of Facebook Live. While a lot of big brands and publishers are focused on creating content for Facebook’s livestreaming platform,...Show More Summary
Unexplained waves disrupt the smooth sea of radiation left over from the big bang. They could be evidence of cosmic complications we can’t see
The fight for gender equality in Big Wave surfing just edged closer. First, the World Surf League announced on April 20 that it would include a women's event during its annual Big Wave World Tour for the first time in the league's history. Then...Show More Summary
Big wave surfers aren't the only ones who face dangerous competitions on Oahu's North Shore. In mid-May, fire-knife jugglers will gather there to compete in an international contest of skill and artistry. The World Fireknife Dance Championships draw competitors from the Pacific islands and beyond...
In his first-ever letter to shareholders, Google CEO Sundar Pichai says the next wave of computing is all about machine learning. And a computer that can beat you at a 2,500-year-old board game.
Can a new wave of chatbots from Facebook and Microsoft upend apps as we know them, or is that just wishful thinking? The rise of conversational "chatbots" begins with a claim you might initially dismiss as preposterous. "Bots are the new apps," Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella declared during the company's Build developers conference last month. Show More Summary
Watch a great clip ft. Thomas Traversa, Jules Denel and many more wave riders in big wave conditions at Le Dossen in Brittany. The post French Windsurfing Pro Tour Le Dossen 2016 – Video appeared first on Continentseven.
Get in on one of the season’s most popular accessory thrills, a crush of blue. With oceanic and pool side vibes trending big right now, the bright and bold shades of true blues make some of the most attractive handbags right now. From...Show More Summary
Following WhatsApp’s move to add end-to-end encryption to its platform, another big messaging company is joining the wave of apps turning on expanded privacy features. Viber — a messaging app with 711 million+ users — today is introducing end-to-end...Show More Summary
In huge physics news, the LIGO experiment has seen ripples in space-time. Get ahead of the crowd with our answers to the big questions about gravitational waves
Those in need of a midday seafood fix can sail away to The Big Ketch Saltwater Grill in Roswell any day of the week. Doors open for lunch daily beginning April 18. What was a Roswell weekend treat is now a daily can-do for a workday quick bite, casual lunch meeting or a leisurely lunch with friends. Show More Summary
Post by Kelly Ladd. Introducing the latest trend in DIY garden design: the Kokedama (aka moss ball). This modern-vibe planter dates back to 1600s in Japan, but it's currently making big waves in the DIY gardening world. The idea is simple: Wrap your favorite plant’s roots with moss, tie it with string, and hang it up. Show More Summary
It seems like we are in a wave of stories trying to make sense of the financial crisis and the surrounding moral vacuum. The Wolf of Wall Street, The Big Short, and Billions all tell versions of the story, just to name a few. But these...Show More Summary
Just one day into the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival, new streaming upstart Seeso has made waves by acquiring worldwide distribution rights to the documentary, The Pistol Shrimps, to become the platform's first direct-to-Seeso movie. The Pistol Shrimps has its world premiere today at Tribeca. The doc, directed by Brent Hodge (I Am Chris Farley) and […]
While Lytro might’ve exited stage left from the world of photography, they’ve set their sights on Hollywood and they’re looking real hard, as is their new camera. Lytro Cinema is the world’s Light Field solution for film and television. This technological breakthrough capture system allows filmmakers to do things that simply haven’t been possible before, [...]Show More Summary