We're still years away from a finalized 5G standard, and it'll be even longer before we get compatible devices in our hands, but we're seeing plenty of companies readying themselves for speedier networks. In particular, Qualcomm andShow More Summary
Their 13th studio album possesses a range that's impressive even by their own high standards.
It was a murder made for headlines. Faith healing, witchcraft, and curses were all thought to have been a thing of the past, even by 1928 standards, but in the
Britain’s Evening Standard reports: French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has reportedly admitted setting up a bogus job in the European parliament for her ex-paratrooper bodyguard nicknamed “The Gorilla”. The move was allegedly...Show More Summary
President Trump is not known for his subtlety. But even by this standard, his tweet Friday night was extreme. Trump called the news media “the enemy of the American People.” The FAKE NEWS media (failing @nytimes, @NBCNews, @ABC, @CBS, @CNN) is not my enemy, it is the enemy of the American People! — Donald J. Trump […]
One of the most unusual stars from the world of wrestling, who made a series of memorable ring appearances mainly in the 1980s, has died. William James Myers, better known as George “The Animal” Steele, died Thursday in hospice care...
Earlier this week, Lloyds issued a memo to staff prohibiting alcohol consumption during office hours. The memo, as obtained by the Evening Standard said, "The London market historically had a reputation for daytime drinking, but that has been changing and Lloyd's has a duty to be a responsible employer, and provide a healthy working environment. Show More Summary
Youth failing again Chelsea may have one of the biggest youth academies in football, but when it comes to bringing their starlets through, they’re abysmal. The Blues are in desperate need of a young star in their first team, yet it seems Dominic Solanke will be the latest to leave – and for Liverpool. The […]
We all know by now that the era of President Trump means that we have officially left the gravitational pull of the rational Earth and that all the old rules are now just a distant memory. However, even by this new standard by which all events will be evaluated, Trump’s address/press conference today was completely surreal and totally insane.
Early indications are that this will not be your standard fare E3. Even if the quality of the reveals is about the same as usual, the format of the whole show has significantly changed. Last week, the ESA announced that it's selling tickets to the public this year. Show More Summary
Odds are that if you’ve been using a phone, laptop, or tablet for awhile, you’re probably on your second, third, or even fourth charging cable. Cables that come standard with most devices are often cheap and prone to fraying and tearing within months of regular use. Show More Summary
Premise A pretty standard random-holiday fare sale from your low-cost short-jaunt airlines JetBlue and Virgin America is here for Valentine’s Day! Both coasts are involved, with both short and long flights (even international to Bermuda) for cheaps. More dates, details, and blackout information below! These sales are only good until tomorrow, 2/15, for JetBlue, and […]
Staff at London's 328-year old insurance market, Lloyd's of London, have been banned from drinking between 9am and 5pm, according to a report in the Evening Standard. The 800 employees face being sacked for "gross misconduct" if caught...Show More Summary
Apple's decision to bypass the plug could have deep implications for the iPhone, charging standards, and even the future of the Lightning connector.
Shaman’s reign of terror on Hearthstone may end even before the beginning of the next year of Standard. Blizzard announced today that it is changing some cards in a patch coming near the end of February. Hearthstone is a free-to-play digital card game available for PC and mobile. Two problem cards, the neutral pirate Small-Time Buccaneer and Shaman […]
There are plenty of signs that Steve Mnuchin is not a good guy, even by the lax standards of today’s banking industry. OneWest, a bank he established with partners and ran from 2009 to 2015, mounted a record of ruthless foreclosures (in one case over a 27-cent error). Show More Summary
Piers Morgan is one of the great jackasses in the history of civilization, and the world has collectively regretted granting him a modicum of fame for at least the past five years. But even by the standards of an angry potato who's best...Show More Summary
(International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis) Even as average incomes rise in developing countries, access to sanitation and clean energy have yet to reach the poorest people, a new study shows. But there is room for optimi...
Wi-Fi platforms have traditionally focused on peak speeds. However, evolving usage scenarios (such as stadium and campus environments and even households with multiple Wi-Fi devices) have led to the appearance of standards aimed at solving the 'capacity' problem. Show More Summary
There's a new HDMI standard coming out, with a feature called Game Mode VRR that combats motion blur and input lag. Here's how it supercharges the future of gaming.