It has been standard practice in anthropology to change the names of the people and places we analyze, but recently scholars have been questioning the necessity and even possibility of keeping participants anonymous, especially when they already have a social media presence. Show More Summary
Lindsey Graham, who has managed the impressive feat of being a nonentity even by the standards of 2016 Republican presidential candidates, is an asshole: Lindsey Graham is asking for federal aid for his home state of South Carolina as it battles raging floods, but he voted to oppose similar help for New Jersey in the […]
This may seem like a no-brainer, but it’s actually pretty easy to modify your CNC machine to hold a vinyl cutter blade in order to do stencils or even cut out vinyl logos! [Jouni] designed a holder for a standard Roland vinyl/sticker cutter blade (replacement with 5 blades is about $10 on eBay). Show More Summary
Tottenham Hotspur are continuously following the progress of Lille playmaker Sofiane Boufal, and are set to make a January move for the player dubbed as the new ‘Eden Hazard’. The Evening Standard understands that the North London club...Show More Summary
A group of job applicants awaiting their interviews with Management As we have mentioned a time or two, Texas’s dreadful standards for teaching U.S. history have resulted in some awful nonsense, like suggesting that Moses gave us the Constitution, not to mention some serious distortions in the treatment of slavery and the Civil War. Show More Summary
The NHL season has snuck up on us yet again, so to get the ball rolling on the upcoming season, the Chicago Blackhawks were given their Stanley Cup rings. And, yup, they’re pretty damn cool. Even by Stanley Cup rings standards, they’re a cut above. Given out at a private ceremony in downtown Chicago, the rings […]
They say history is made everyday, and even by those lax standards of historical significance, the FBI Academy of Quantico is on a real tear where breaking precedent is concerned. Miranda is the highest ranking female at the agency,Show More Summary
Research has already established that most of us prefer faces that are symmetrical, and probably because it is an indicator of good health. But universal standards of beauty don't go much further than that—in fact even identical twins (who have identical DNA) disagree about who is attractive, researchers report...
Quickly: send me a file! Even in 2015, file sharing isn’t quite solved yet. We’ve gone over the best websites for quickly sharing files more than once, but to this day the web is yet to settle on a standard – particularly if things are too big for email. Show More Summary
Commentators are prone to describe every weekend as a huge one for sport, but this weekend qualifies as large, even by the inflated standards of the sports hyperbole peddlers. More »
It is slated to open next fall. Chef Clare Smyth is leaving the roost of shouty chef Gordon Ramsay. According to the Evening Standard, Smyth — who is Ramsay's protégée — is leaving Restaurant Gordon Ramsay to open her own restaurant....Show More Summary
4.36 / 5 Stars | 148 Reviews by JDOERINGPA "This is a very simple and quick dish that combines the standard pork chop with the wonderful flavor of coconut and peanuts. Even the kids loved it." View Complete Recipe Details and Review...
It's a pretty big burden on a film to title it "Manhattan Romance," which is essentially the genre of "Annie Hall," "When Harry Met Sally" and others that have set a standard that's nearly impossible to meet, even when you follow the recipe as closely as this new movie does. Directions: Start with...
More than 20 years have passed since Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee got married, four days after meeting, on a beach in Cancun. Their relationship over those 20 years has been tumultuous even by Hollywood standards -- they got divorced in 1998, but got back together more times than anyone can count. Show More Summary
Google teased its smart home initiatives Weave and Brillo earlier this year at I/O, and now the tech giant's Nest division is pushing its own smart home standard out into the real world. Nest Weave, announced Thursday, is a protocol for Internet of Things gadgets that lets them communicate... Continue reading
Eddy Cue has given an interview to U.K. newspaper the Evening Standard, in which he describes the company’s long-term approach to making Apple Music work, as well as hinting at Apple’s plans to help customers avoid roaming charges when they take their iPhone abroad. Show More Summary
Prior to the release of the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, Eddy Cue sat down with Evening Standard to discuss a handful of topics, including the launch of the new smartphones, the impending end of the first wave of free trial users for...Show More Summary
Even by the low standards of our wretched elite media complex, this is amazing..the NYT had a buddy of Kissinger review Niall Ferguson’s Kissinger hagiography and this is what he wrote: [I]f Kissinger’s official biographer cannot be accused of falling for his subject’s justifiably famed charm, he certainly gives the reader enough evidence to conclude [Read more...]
Apple's Senior Vice President of Internet Software and Services, Eddy Cue sat down with London newspaper Evening Standard to talk about Apple's efforts with music services, the iPhone 6s, as well as tackling international roaming charges. Show More Summary
I so dislike Internet jargon, even though I'm guilty of resorting to it. The most annoying current phrase is: Mobile First. It's standard fare in press releases. It's thrown around at industry events with pomp and bluster. It's the go-to sound bite to hype a strategic direction -- even if [...]