"Superstition, myth, and religion offer rationales that fill in the empty spaces between performance and results." That's Ian Bogost being his transcendent self in an excellent essay on the Flappy Bird sequel Swing Copters for The Atlantic. Much like his earlier piece on Flappy Bird, this comes highly recommended. Read more...
See more: Teal Bird Concepts We use our homes for many activities and over the past decade more and more parents are using their homes as classrooms for their children. Whether you're setting up a space at home for this purpose or are just looking to spiff up your child's homework area, here are some real homeschool spaces to peruse for inspiration and ideas. READ MORE »
Well someone got on Charlize’s bad side… Charlize Theron Tries To Have Tia Mowry Expelled From Exercise Class Tia Mowry-Hardrict’s little venting session with OK Mag a few weeks back may have her looking for a new workout space. Aft...
Like any other shared space, public transit is gross. Even when the rules are clearly understood, people are going to do whatever they can get away with, whether that means clipping their nails, delivering racist tirades or ravenously eating potato chips off the floor. Show More Summary
You hear about highly addicting video game applications such as Angry Bird and Words With Friends for your iPad and smart phone, but have you ever heard of F-SIM's Space Shuttle landing simulator? Well now you have and trust me, you will either hate me or thank me after your new-found addiction has takes hold. Read more...
Name: Baiyina Hughley Location: Miracle Mile, Los Angeles, California I live in an 800 square foot 1930s apartment in Miracle Mile in Los Angeles. I love how sunny the space is, the great views and the sound of birds chirping and lawns being mowed — it's my own private oasis of calm in the city. Show More Summary
They ventured into outer space, starred in their own cartoon series, and even wrestled with the idea of Go-Kart racing, but now our favorite feathery icons have left their physics puzzling roots behind and nose-dived into an all new medium. Sticking with the all-familiar theme, (involving birds, pigs, and the ever iconic eggs), the feathered
This is part of a NWR review for Gravity Badgers... The concept of badgers in space suits fighting evil seems promising, but Gravity Badgers ends up being little more than a poor Angry Birds clone. The gameplay is repetitive, without much of a challenge and the visuals feel barren and uninspired. Show More Summary
Ok, I’ll admit it – I have a lot of fun playing the various Angry Birds games on my Windows Phone like Angry Birds Space, Angry Birds Star Wars, and classic Angry Birds. I even play Angry Birds on my Xbox One too. However today Angry Birds gets more epic with Angry Birds Epic – available free from the Windows Phone Store. Show More Summary
Every day dozens and dozens of new and updated apps and games hit the iOS and Mac App Stores. It's impossible to keep up with them all, but it's not impossible to pick out the very best. Here they are! Today we've got a new RSS newsreader...Show More Summary
Rovio is claiming its newest update for Angry Birds Space ($1) is its biggest update ever, and has given it a fitting name: Beak Impact. The new episode in version 2.0.0 introduces 40 new levels, in addition to 10 bonus levels. Players can unlock bonus levels by, strangely enough, finding NASA research spacecraft within the levels. Show More Summary
Every day dozens and dozens of new and updated apps and games hit the iOS and Mac App Stores. It's impossible to keep up with them all, but it's not impossible to pick out the very best. Here they are! Today we've got some irritated avians, a dating app, a Mac password manager, and more. Show More Summary
Angry Birds Space has just been updated with a whole bunch of new content. The 2.0 update features a whooping 50 new levels split up in two parts and as hidden bonus levels. New mechanics such as asteroid showers, gas tanks, and batteries have been introduced. Show More Summary
Rear Window, Vertigo, North by Northwest, Psycho, The Birds, blu-ray, limited edition, 30 bucks. [Alfred Hitchcock: The Essentials Collection, $30] Read more...
Sarah Simmons Agendas for CB3 Manhattan's meetings were released yesterday, and from the looks of it, City Grit founder Sarah Simmons is angling to score a full liquor license at 100 Forsyth Street, where small-plates restaurant Grotto closed earlier this year. Show More Summary
Perched up in a highly sought after “Birds Streets’ location, looking down over the entire LA basin, this brand new contemporary estate is a place of clean lines and open airy spaces. As you might expect from a home situated in a celebrity hot spot like Oriole Way, this is an impressive piece of architecture […]
Spring in Prospect Park can be a time of conflict between bird-watchers and dog owners, especially those who let their pets off the leash, as hundreds of species of birds migrate north.
The backyard is far more than a place to install a pool, hold a barbecue, or toss a Frisbee. The sum of all North American yards and neighborhood green spaces equals major habitat for birds and other wildlife. Creating larger, connected patches of bird-friendly habitat is one goal of the new YardMap citizen-science project. Show More Summary
Citizen backed space science attempts to do the near impossible Guest essay by Dennis Wingo Life isn’t fair. So many times in my life I start to do something and end up going in a completely different direction. I do … Continue reading ?
Thanks in part to the success of Flappy Bird, minimal arcade games with high difficulty are all the rage right now. One new addition to this category of games is 15 Coins from Engaging Games. You guide a ship in space, collecting coins and avoiding...