Facial recognition technology can be used for many ends, including tagging people in photos and ID-ing criminals. But what about detecting how funny you find a joke? Designed to combat dwindling ticket sales, a Barcelona comedy clubShow More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO — A federal law enacted to combat the use of "club drugs" such as Ecstasy — and today's variation known as Molly — has failed to reduce the drugs' popularity and, instead, has further endangered users by hampering the use of measures to protect them. read more
Smash Bros. meets Fight Club in 3GI’s tournament-style brawl, featuring characters from Super Smash Bros. 4. Despite the inclusion of fireworks and a freaking taser, it looks like the combatants were more or less fine. Pikachu OP.
It’s been a tough year for the Miami Dolphins, who have seemed to be rotting from within as an organization, with blame spread from players to coaches to execs. With the situation so dire, it’s not so surprising that the ball club has taken prose from the U.S. Army to instill in the players and […]
A group of trans women in Colombia have decided to combat transphobia by forming an all-trans football club.
There are several reasons Manchester United need to sell some players before the season starts. The first is to combat wage inflation. There are rules in place in the Premier League regarding the maximum amount a club's total wage bill can rise each season once the wage bill reaches a certain point. Show More Summary
Most U.S. credit cards use decades-old technology. It is easy to hack and leaves customers vulnerable to fraud, but now Sam's Club is the first major US retailer to embed microchips in credit cards to combat thieves. Paula Reid reports from Sterling, Virginia.
Zelda II: The Adventure of Link (45% inspiration) As we've mentioned, the close encounter combat and the downward stab were definitely largely influenced by Zelda II. The influence extends further to our characters and world. Shovel Knight's world has a village very similar to Zelda II, where random passersbys will chat up Shovel Knight. Show More Summary
The Texas Third Court of Appeals has upheld a punitive $5 tax levied on anyone who patronizes a strip club in Texas. Because Texas strip clubs stopped collecting he fee while it faced legal challenges (and some never started), hey now...Show More Summary
Being a celebrity is extremely tedious and can really create a lot of tension in your life (or so they say) and to combat all that celeb stress they flock to one of the hottest clubs in LA... a heath club.Grab a glass or lemon-ginger water and wrap…
The latest video by Grantland explores the world of combat juggling, a competitive game that turns the club tossing form of entertainment into a team sport. Unlike more traditional versions of the activity, combat juggling is less concerned with form than with knocking competitors’ pins to the ground. The World Juggling Federation, which has been [...]
After 11 long years, Metamoris 3 headliners Eddie Bravo and Royler Gracie went back to the mats to settle an old score, which began with one shocking upset in the Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) grappling tournament way back in 2003. Here's...Show More Summary
Genevieve: Of all of Elizabeth and Philip's many super-spy abilities—hand-to-hand combat, code-breaking, wiring up electronic doohickies, wig-wearing—their preternatural acting skills have always seemed the least plausible. All of those...Show More Summary
Eddie Bravo is out to prove his win over Royler Gracie at the Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) grappling tournament in 2003 was no fluke, agreeing to rematch the Brazilian whiz kid in the submission-only main event of Metamoris 3, which takes place inside the Peterson Automotive Museum in Los Angeles, California, on March 29, 2014. Show More Summary
Just one look at the sheer terror of this dog being put in the water explains why the Corgy was never adopted by the Navy as a combat dog. However, on the tennis court of a private club, the Corgy is King of his domain.Filed under: Animals
There was always a certain inevitability to the events of “The River In Reverse.” At its core, The Originals is about supernaturally powered creatures who, generally speaking, have never been bested in physical combat. So this season's...Show More Summary
In an effort to combat the problems associated with driver inattention, two Australian companies have come together to create an innovative solution. The Royal Automobile Club of Western Australia and Emotiv built the world's first 'Attention...Show More Summary
It appears Robert Drysdale won't be fighting in the Octagon anytime soon. Drysdale, a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) black belt and winner of the Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) Submission Wrestling World Championship, was scheduled to makeShow More Summary
Last night (Oct. 19, 2013), the semifinals, finals, and absolute of the Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) concluded at Ditan Gymnasium in Beijing, China. Some of the matches were absolute barn burners, while others were slow, methodical chess...Show More Summary
Last night (Oct, 18, 2013), the opening rounds of the Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) began at Ditan Gymnasium in Beijing, China. The tournament was filled with some of the best grapplers on Earth, who looked to deliver exciting matches, finishes, and record their names in grappling history. In the 66 kg division, the favorites ran through the division. Show More Summary