Apple Pay may be more convenient than carrying around a whole bunch of different cards, and contactless payment is certainly very quick and easy, but it’s the security which is arguably the greatest benefit. Your actual card details are never stored in your phone or on an Apple server, and only a one-time code is […]
With 2014 almost over, Google has released its regular search stats for the year, replacing its usual “Zeitgeist” report with a more user-friendly name: “Year in Search.” The search giant has released details about the queries performed on its search engine throughout the year, grouping the searches in various categories. Show More Summary
Most Bones aficionados can identify any episode based upon a single screen grab. But do most fans know the franchise stats in their entirety? Well, not all the details are important, but some certainly are. Since FOX Spec Ops and a Squint...Show More Summary
Congratulations. No, really—most fantasy football owners in Week 15 who take the time to seek out details such as what rests below are victors and through to the first round of the playoffs. For those who are not, well, a tip of the hat. Show More Summary
Today, social discovery and sharing platform Shareaholic released its quarterly report detailing traffic stats from eight of its largest social media websites for Q3 of 2014. As has been the case for a while now, Facebook is the main social media source of traffic by a huge margin. Show More Summary
Mark Simon is one of the brains behind ESPN Stats & Info, and he possesses a scary-accurate ability to recall specific and minute bits of information on the fly. Watch as he gives a detailed description of the last play of each World Series from the past 60 years. Read more...
In a curtain raiser for this morning’s AGM in Melbourne, Qantas traffic filings for the month, as well as year to September, show a general improvement in yields and load factors. The details can be studied here. The qualifications the filings make as to changes in QantasLink and mainline Qantas domestic statistics are important, but [...]
Dash was one of the earliest and most design-focused apps to offer direct connectivity to your car via their ODB port, which is designed to provide mechanics with detailed stats and information. Now, the app is expanding beyond its own...Show More Summary
Some of Apple’s selling points for iOS devices are extended support for future software updates, and timely simultaneous iOS update releases for all supported devices. The company often brags with numbers detailing iOS update stats and tells regular customers and developers that Google’s Android can’t come close to offering a similar experience. Show More Summary
- spirit girls can learn new skills and acquire more as you increase your relationship stats - these stats are raised at the inn - skills and special attacks called “Magna” that can be used in battle - skills consume Action Points to...Show More Summary
The third installment of director Troy Duffy’s Boondock Saints series has long been rumored, yet now it appears as if the film is one step closer to reality, with a title and plot details revealed by Duffy himself. Gaining cult status...Show More Summary
The mayoral candidate calls for "more progressive city taxes" to support children's health and transit. Mayoral candidate Olivia Chow released more details of her platform today, calling for changes to the Land Transfer Tax and stating...Show More Summary
Tonight is the first time Mike Trout and Clayton Kershaw will face each other. ESPN Stats & Info has a nice breakdown of the matchup, full of telling details to watch for, like this: Read more...
APB Reloaded's latest dev blog post details the implementation of cheat detector FairFight into the MMO shooter. The update also reveals some pretty interesting stats related to cheaters as well as the game's overall performance. "The...Show More Summary
- touch screen will "allow you to change characters and provide additional information, like powerup descriptions and stat tracking" - 3DS version will have autostereoscopic 3D - no StreetPass functionality planned at the momen - title will arrive on both systems soon - expect it to be available "within the next few months" - the game will release in Europe later Link
- manage Spirit Girls in combat - make sure they’re comfortable at the inn - put together your party, which consists of characters you’ll want to take into combat - at the inn, check out various stats and skills for each character -Show More Summary
Firm also teases new update to BB10 BlackBerry teased one the year's most whacky smartphone designs at its shareholder AGM yesterday, but it still isn't ready to disclose any more details. The firm then posted - and deleted - a statement about the BlackBerry Passport.…
Lil' Kim gave birth to her first child today, and the baby girl has a pretty wild moniker, even by celebrity baby name standards: Royal Reign. A source confirms the birth, and some pretty detailed stats, to ET Online : The baby, born in New Jersey, was 6 pounds, 5 ounces,...
A moocher is someone who relies others constantly. A story published on kionrightnow.com details a former resident of Georgia who mooched off of the federal government and received approximately $84,000 in benefits. The article states that a 33-year-old man received workers’ compensation payments for an on-the-job injury he sustained in 2011. He claimed that he...
Over at Five Thirty Eight, Walt Hickey has a piece about cheerleading as a sport and injury rates, which is both a nice look at the way to use stats to measure the real danger level of an activity, and the sort of small details that can be teased out. The piece includes a table…