Via Scotiabank's Guy Haselmann, Perfectly Imperfect Following the ECB meeting last week, news headlines summarized the initial market response with titles such as, ‘Markets rally as ECB bond buying plan exceeds all expectations’. Such...Show More Summary
N000oooo!!!!!! Skymall is going bankrupt. (Last week’s news, but we’re linking to it today.) Goodbye, space-themed litter boxes and shoe-shaped wine bottle holders. A loss felt not only for sky consumers but also for net art inspiration. Show More Summary
Boxing fans are on alert for any news regarding the much anticipated Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao boxing match. It was previously reported that both camps are in the process of negotiating details for the richest fight in history, and the Filipino boxer has given Mayweather an end-of-January deadline to sign the contract. Show More Summary
End-of-day news: Broken traffic cameras to blame for revenue decline, D.C. grants first concealed carry permit, and more. [ more › ]
Marvel and DC are about to go to war at the box office, but it looks like Marvel might have the smaller screen on lockdown for the foreseeable future. According to TV Insider, Fox confirmed on Monday that it’s looking into producing a live-action X-Men series for television. Show More Summary
Working at the Super Bowl was a dream job for Russ Knight, so when he found out that he was going to be in the press box for this year's big game, he wanted to share the good news. However, a Facebook post cost him his dream job. Knight used Facebook to show off his Super Bowl XLIX credentials to his friends. Show More Summary
Good morning! It's a rainy start to the week in London. Here's the tech news you need to know this Monday morning. 1. Apple will announce that it has sold more iPhones in China than in the US last year. That's the first time that China has surpassed the US in sales. Show More Summary
On Friday night’s Real Time with Bill Maher, the caustic host and his panel discussed last week’s big box office news—the runaway success
We’re at the end of another big week for the tech industry, so Alex Wilhelm, Kyle Russell and I gathered ’round the big white table for CrunchWeek, the TechCrunch TV show in which we roundup the biggest and most interesting news stories of the past seven days. In this episode, we talk about Box’s spectacularly popular initial public offering, Microsoft’s venture into… Read More
Any good news for DreamWorks Animation at the 2014 global box office came at an exorbitant cost. While the animation film studio’s slate was up 36% over last year at the global B.O. with $1.18B across three movies — Mr. Peabody and Sherman,...Show More Summary
Clint Eastwood's Oscar-nominated military drama American Sniper has been all over the news this week. Based on the true story of Navy SEAL Chris Kyle (played by Bradley Cooper), the film broke box office records over the three-day weekend. Show More Summary
The NKOTB, TLC & Nelly summer tour is great news for anyone who hit puberty in the '90s. [People] The rag & bone deep v-neck sweater is STILL being knocked off. [Budget Babe] This new subscription box lets you keep designer jewelry for as long as you want. Show More Summary
Cats love boxes. A cat in a box is a classic of the form. Last week in Russia, a heroic long-haired tabby brought a virtuous new meaning to the concept. It involved saving the life of an abandoned baby. After some cold-hearted person...Show More Summary
DRM on a specific brand of cat litter box has been cracked. In other news, DRM on cat litter boxes exists. [Jorge] moved into a new apartment with a feline companion and wanted one of those fancy, auto-cleaning litter boxes. Apparently only one such device exists, the CatGenie. Show More Summary
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Like English soccer, boxing is a funny old game. That’s what Mark Hudson found out during last year’s Daily News Golden Gloves tournament.
A front page entry in a recent issue of Anesthesiology News: “Physicians Versus CRNAs: Redefining Roles in the Changing Landscape of Health Care.” Sounds like a prize fight or a gang war: Crips vs. Bloods. I immediately got my boxing gloves on, readying myself for another bout of vitriol and dislike thinly disguised as concerns for patient safety. […]
If all the news about pollution abroad has you worried a bit more about your air quality (even if you live elsewhere), check out this old tip that'll keep the air a bit cleaner—at least in one or two rooms. Read more...
Fox News host Brian Kilmeade suggested on Thursday that if reports were true that former Olympian Bruce Jenner was transitioning into a woman then it meant that she no longer was suitable to be on a Wheaties box. In recent months, multiple tabloids have speculated about Jenner’s changing...
Floyd Mayweather told his father that he wants to fight Manny Pacquiao, according to a report from his hometown newspaper. That’s exciting news for boxing fans—or rather, it was, six years ago, when that article was published. Ever since, the rumored Mayweather-Pacquiao fight has been the biggest story, or non-story, in the sport. Show More Summary