HTC is moving on with its pledge of updating all supported devices to Android 4.4 KitKat. Roughly two months back, the last major update was released for the Butterfly S, it was Android 4.3 Jelly Bean. Android 4.4 has been around for a bit longer and has slowly been making its way to all supported device. Show More Summary
Since proving his dramatic acting chops in Broadway’s M.Butterfly, entertainer Alec Mapa has mostly kept audiences in stitches with his comic work in television series such as Desperate Housewives and Ugly Betty and his hilarious one-man...Show More Summary
Every time it feels better than before. Somehow the butterflies are bigger and the knots are tied so tightly that you can’t imagine them to ever become undone.
A single gene regulates the complex wing patterns, colors and structures required for mimicry in swallowtail butterflies, report scientists. Surprisingly, the gene described, doublesex, is already well-known for its critical role in sexual differentiation in insects.
So what do you think of the Beauty vs. Brains vs. Brawn twist this season? I think it's an interesting experiment, but I hope the Brains can get it together to make things a bit more even among the three tribes. Let's see if they can win a challenge tonight and stay in the game.
Being a young and famous pop star might seem like it’s all rainbows and butterflies, but there are also some serious cons like online bullying. Sky Ferreira, who’s currently on tour with Miley Cyrus, knows these cons all to well. The young pop star has had it with online bullies and today she revealed her [...]
A single gene regulates the complex wing patterns, colors and structures required for mimicry in swallowtail butterflies, report scientists from the University of Chicago, March 5 in Nature. Surprisingly, the gene described, doublesex, is already well-known for its critical role in sexual differentiation in insects. read more
NEW YORK (AP) — To fool predators, some butterflies create wing color patterns that make them resemble their unpalatable cousins. Only recently have scientists been unraveling how they do that, and now researchers have identified the gene that does the trick for an Asian swallowtail.
The Obama Administration’s 2015 proposed “Budget of the United States” promises the economy will grow at its fastest rate in a decade, unemployment will fall to the average of the Reagan Administration, and spending will rise at its lowest percentage rate since the Clinton Administration. Show More Summary
Have you ever wished your smartphone could do more? Forget about multitasking – what if your smartphone could save humanity? That’s the idea behind HTC’s “Power to Give” on its One and Butterfly phones. Your device is no longer “just a phone” – you can now use your its processing power to help cure diseases,... Read More
Bottega Veneta’s latest additions to its Spring-Summer 2014 sunglasses collection are a distinctive reflection of the excellence that characterizes the Maison. The feminine butterfly shaped sunglasses are inspired by the definitively enduring 1950’s silhouette. Read the rest of the story at: Feminine Butterfly: Bottega Veneta Spring-Summer 2014 Sunglasses
On Tuesday, Court Theatre announced the cast of its spring production of David Henry Hwang’s ("Chinglish") “M. Butterfly,” directed by Charles Newell.
On Thursday of this past week, President Barack Obama announced his "My Brother's Keeper" initiative aimed at ensuring pathways of opportunity for young men and boys of color. As described by the president, the initiative would bring...Show More Summary
Saoirse Ronan is a social butterfly – literally – at the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Graydon Carter held after the 2014 Oscars on Sunday night (March 2) in West Hollywood, Calif. The stunning 19-year-old Irish actress wore a butterfly-print Valentino gown, Brian Atwood shoes, Rona Pfeiffer earrings, and a Graziela ring. PHOTOS: [...]
Riccardo Tisci's Givenchy Fall 2014 show was such a riot of print, texture and shape that we'd be hard pushed to know where to begin. The starting point was metamorphosis, giving Tisci free reign to lead us through an ever-evolving collection that included both the brighter colours of a butterfly wing, and the muted tones of a chrysalis. Show More Summary
Boxing legend, Muhammad Ali, on the behind the scenes hard work needed before we can dance like a butterfly and sting like a bee. The post Muhammad Ali: On Greatness appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Etsy seller RandomPrefect cuts beautiful silhouettes from recycled vinyl records and sells them as bold, elegant necklaces. These are hand-cut (not laser cut or machined) and the designs include birds, hearts, butterflies, keys, skulls, and Star Wars and Star Trek icons!
The potential of integrated agriculture…Kitchen Butterfly visits Songhai Centre, Rivers, Nigeria: image courtesy of Kitchen Butterfly The ultimate aim of the Songhai Centre and its farms? To use agriculture as a weapon of mass construction. Show More Summary
YouTube link. This is its defense mechanism to scare off potential predators. The Peacock butterfly’s main anti-predator defense mechanism comes from the four large eyespots that it has on its wings. These eyespots are brilliantly colored concentric circles. Show More Summary
A stoppage was averted in Rome, hours before Anna Netrebko’s debut. Paris was not so lucky. Madama Butterfly was shut down last night and there were demonstrations in front of the Bastille over dwindling pension funds for theatre workers. The following notice went up on the website: Due to the national day […]