For me, one of the best things about 2014 was, simply, Paula Temple. The artist, on R&S Records, consistently demonstrates that you can combine a dedication to heavy, left-field but traditional techno with an expansive appetite for experimentation. Show More Summary
Alaska is an airline on a tear right now. It’s posting record profits while expanding fairly quickly, not a combination... Read More
The Virginia Tech Hokies finished the 2014 season with a record of 6-6. In the past three years, the Hokies have a combined 21-17 record and have competed in bowl games each season. Most schools would love that, right? Not in Blacksburg. Before...Show More Summary
Legendary sound designer Ben Burtt describes the surprising noises he and his team recorded and later combined to produce the sound of the Millennium Falcon's malfunctioning hyperdrive. I wonder if we'll be hearing any of these noises in The Force Awakens. Read more...
America’s net worth—the combined assets of its households minus their debts—has rebounded from the Great Recession in recent years, driven higher by a vibrant stock market, and even notched a series of inflation-adjusted record highs. Show More Summary
Record profitability combined with new competition could spell disaster for Intel's bottom line.
by Bill Pearis Wisdom Tooth Singles Club is a combination music journal and record club where you get a zine and an exclusive 7" delivered to you quarterly. Issues from this year featured Daniel Bachman, Small Sur, and Woodsman, and...
Chart from Ipsos-MORI showing how combined CON+LAB vote heading for record low pic.twitter.com/VsDS4VO3Tn — Mike Smithson (@MSmithsonPB) December 11, 2014 It’s hard to work out the long term consequences The overriding theme of this week’s British Election Study conference was that things are changing quite dramatically and we really don’t know where this will end. […]
The Brooklyn-based collective Suburbia will be releasing a limited edition 7? box set featuring four records, combining a total of seven different bands offering some very nice rock, punk, and hardcore. The box will feature new and exclusive songs from Earworms, Half Hearted Hero, By Surprise, Broadcaster, Luther, Timeshares, and The Saddest Landscape, while Pet […]
Much like all bad information that doesn’t fit a conservative mindset (like, y’know letting the nice policeman choke you) (Reuters) – A combination of record high temperatures and sparse rainfall during California’s three-year drought have produced the worst conditions in 1,200 years, according to a study accepted for publication by the American Geophysical Union (AGU). [...]
Michael Seibel, a partner at Y Combinator, has a pretty good track record when it comes to running startups. He’s the cofounder of Justin.tv, the online broadcasting site that changed its name to Twitch and sold to Amazon for $970 million this year. Show More Summary
Black Friday may have gotten off to a slow start but the numbers are all in, the dollars have been compared and guess what – we have a winner! Individually and combined, the last five days broke all kinds of records for sales, growth, traffic and change. Online Sales Black Friday was a banner day […]
The Russian ruble hit a record low Monday as the country's economy continued to reel from the combined effect of slumping oil prices and international sanctions.
Real Madrid broke the club record for consecutive victories with their 16th in a row on Saturday night, and that called for a photo. Gareth Bale, Sergio Ramos and manager Carlo Ancelotti combined for the snap, which featured 16 fingers...Show More Summary
Humans haven’t quite gotten the hang of human rights, let alone social media. Combined ignorance of the two leads people to spew hate from the safety of an Internet connection, writing their bigotry into the public record. Now theseShow More Summary
Let's start at the bottom. The four teams from the historically bad NFC South are in the bottom four spots of our NFL power rankings this week. The Saints, Falcons, Buccaneers, and Panthers have a combined record of 6-23-1 against the rest of the NFL. Show More Summary
Numerology is a ray of hope, proof that there’s more than one way to build software for making music live and in the studio. Instead of locking you into yet another multitrack recorder, it’s an open canvas for combining sequencers into note-making machines. Show More Summary
Hyundai and Kia are on a sales charge in 2014, and parent company Hyundai Motor Group is increasing projections to a record eight million combined units for the automakers by the end of the year - a bump over the original target of 7.86...Show More Summary
For anyone who's ever stared at a toy Tonka truck and a nitro R/C car, just wishing there was some way the two could be combined into one smoke-billowing whip-cracking maniacal machine... your fantasies have been realized in life-size as the JCB GT; "the world's fastest backhoe." Read more...
Wealth-X and UBS World Ultra Wealth Report 2014: 12,040 new ultra high net worth (UHNW) individuals were minted this year, pushing the global UHNW population to a record 211,275, a 6% increase from 2013. The combined wealth of the world’s UHNW individuals – defined as those with US$30 million and...