At long last, the first Ubuntu phones are here. It's been more than two years since Canonical first showed off its Linux-based mobile platform, and fans have been clamoring for consumer devices ever since. The Ubuntu Edge never made its ambitious $32...
As we approach the conclusion of Mad Men, the show's creator Matthew Weiner is opening up about what inspired the series. In addition to the show being canonized at museums across America, Weiner will appear at the Museum of the Moving Image in Queens on March 20 for a conversation... More »
THE TEXTUAL HISTORY OF THE ETHIOPIC OLD TESTAMENT PROJECT "(THEOT) is an international effort to identify and to trace textual trajectories found in Ethiopian manuscripts that contain books included in the canon of the Hebrew Bible."...Show More Summary
Some folks are reporting today of their hands-on testing of the new Ubuntu smartphones. Jane Silber, CEO Canonical Ltd., told the BBC's Rory Cellan-Jones that "it's time to change things up a little bit. People are tired of application grids and identical experiences." Ars writer Sebastian Anthony began by saying, "The best descriptor is... Show More Summary
Any popular fictional universe has its fair share of fan fiction – where beloved characters might behave less like they’re written and adhere more to personal head canon – and it’s the sort of thing that there’s no shortage of in Star Trek. Show More Summary
We had a chance to look at the latest version of Ubuntu running on some hot fresh hardware. There is not yet a U.S. phone with Ubuntu, but Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth told us that one is coming.
Edit: You still have about 24 hours left to send in your stories and get a chance to win a Canon ImageCLASS color laser printer! (a value of $1299!) IT horror stories: we’ve all heard about (or experienced firsthand) helpdesk tickets that provide absolutely no logical explanation to system admins. Show More Summary
According to a recent investigation by Pacific Standard, your tilapia may have come from a federal prison in Cañon City, Colo.
Canon USA proudly announced yesterday that its parent company, Canon Inc., was praised by Fortune magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies in 2015. The company didn’t make it to the top 50, but it ranked 7th in the Computers category. Apple, Ranked #1 in the overall list as well as in the [...]Show More Summary
It’s kind of remarkable what Gotham can do when it cans its case-of-the-week villains and doesn’t engage too heavily with the Batman canon. “Everyone Has A Cobblepot” still boasts many of the show’s worst qualities: an obtrusive score, a lack of logic, and misguided attempts at cartoonish comedy. Show More Summary
With the new EOS M3, Canon is finally taking the mirrorless camera market seriously.
Jessica Jalbert is the brains behind Edmonton’s Faith Healer, whose music is like a cross section of ’60s psychedelia and lo-fi bedroom recordings. Jalbert’s voice is understated yet bold, and it fits like a glove over tracks that range from Byrds-esque jangles to garage rock freak-outs. On “Canonized,” the newest track from the band’s upcoming […]
We've previously marveled at the built-in zoom ability of cameras like the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ70, Canon SX520 HS, and Pentax XG-1. But compared to the new Nikon Coolpix P900, the lenses on those cameras look positively puny. That's because the new DSLR-styled bridge camera boasts an almost ridiculous 24-2000-mm equivalent zoom lens. .. Show More Summary
The literary work of beloved children's book author Dr. Seuss wasn't all cats in hats and truffula trees Tucked away in his canon of books is Theodore Seuss Geisel's adult picture book: The Seven Lady Godivas: The True Facts Concerning History's Barest Family See also: 13 Sexting Lessons From Dr. Show More Summary
Amy and Devin take on one of the sacred cows of scifi cinema.
Poison Ivy and Harley Quinn aren’t the only queer ladies prowling the streets of Gotham anymore, folks. After decades of flirtation and fervent fan speculation, Catwoman is now a canon bisexual according to current Catwoman head writer Genevieve Valentine. “She’s...
IT horror stories: we’ve all heard about (or experienced firsthand) helpdesk tickets that provide absolutely no logical explanation to system admins. They provide fodder for stories that get retold again and again and make the whole IT community laugh and learn. Show More Summary
Last week the news emerged that director Neill Blomkamp's recently confirmed Alien movie will wipe away the series' less celebrated sequels and will pick up the story of Ellen Ripley from James Cameron's Aliens. "I want this film to feel like it is literally the genetic sibling of Aliens," Blomkamp said. Read more...
Clarke Griffin (Eliza Taylor) was already a tremendously written and performed female character, bucking the typical archetypes for leading ladies, particularly ones on The CW. She is courageous, clinical and kind-hearted, while also being vulnerable and, at times, lethal. Show More Summary
BIBLE AND INTERPRETATION:Why Is There a Bible and What Do Women Have To Do With It?Gender, Ben Sira, and the Canon What makes Ben Sira stand out within this larger cultural gender ideology is that the women he fears most are not the women on the street, or even the singing girls he expects to encounter at banquets (Sir. Show More Summary