Five years ago, Motherboard released a doc on Occupy Wall Street hacktivists trying to build a distributed, ad hoc mesh network from the ground up. We caught up with one of them.
A man has been sentenced to five years in prison for animal cruelty after he taped a dog’s mouth shut, an action so heinous the judge said the dog suffered… READ ON
After five dogs died in less than a week in this year’s Iditarod—bringing the total death toll over the race’s history to more than 150 dogs—PETA sent letters this... The post Iditarod 2018 Upgrade: Will It Be Skiing Humans, Not Suffering Huskies? appeared first on PETA.
Baselworld 2017 is still going on but we’ve see virtually all the really major pieces that we’re likely to see, or care about, and it’s possible to formulate some initial impressions of the show overall. In a year in which the industry...Show More Summary
While in line for handshakes after Auburn beat Florida in women’s softball, 1-0, Haley Fagen refused to shake the hand of Florida coach Tim Walton because, five years ago, Walton kicked Fagen’s sisters, Sami and Kasey, off his squad for a fight. Apparently, this had been stewing for a while, and when Haley didn’t shake […]
A word that came into fashion about five or six years ago is ??, shuukatsu, an abbreviation of the phrase “Activities for one’s end of life”, basically getting one’s finances, will, paperwork, funeral plan, etc all in order while one is still able, so as not to be too much bother for one’s relatives after […]
Just five years ago, there were only about 2,000 U.S. craft brewers. More than 800 opened for business in 2016 — and they're finding a changing market.
Flip-flops have been around since at least ancient Egypt, but the perennial thong sandal hasn’t seen much innovation in the last five millennia or so. Which is understandable: Between the flat base and the strap between the toes, there’s...Show More Summary
Five best friends reunite 10 years after college for a wild bachelorette weekend in Miami. The weekend takes a dark turn when a male stripper is killed.
I made the switch to a mechanical keyboard five years ago, and I never looked back. Here's why I prefer mechanical keyboards for typing on and gaming. The loud clicking I enjoy using a blue Cherry MX switch in my keyboard, which is regarded as one of the loudest solutions around. Show More Summary
After more than five years, some of the Megaupload evidence retained on hard drives has become unreadable. The MPAA and RIAA have submitted a plan to recover the data, and while Megaupload is in partial agreement, it refuses to sign away the constitutional right to access its own files. Show More Summary
There are still a few slots available for this year’s Civil War Institute at Gettysburg College. I have attended the past five years as a speaker, but I spend most […]
Mega Mega Projects is a multi line showroom based in downtown Manhattan. In just under five years, we have become the go-to showroom for the most exciting emerging brands in luxury jewelry and accessories. We pride ourselves on maintaining a team of smart, dedicated and reliable people in a... Continue reading
CHARLESTON, SC – The 43-year-old man who wrapped electrical tape around his dog’s muzzle to stop her from barking has been sentenced to five years in prison. William Dodson, 43, pleaded guilty to animal cruelty charges after he chained...Show More Summary
The tech company really doesn’t want you to use this app, banning it thirteen times over five years.
Five years ago, Josh Begley, a data artist and editor at The Intercept, created a straightforward news app for iOS. It sent a push notification to your device each time a U.S. drone strike was reported by a news outlet. SEE ALSO: Here’s...Show More Summary
A Florida woman whose deadly butt-enhancement injections led to a woman's death was sentenced Monday to 10 years in prison and five years of probation, the Orlando Sentinel reports. Oneal Ron Morris, 36, was accused in 2011 of injecting tire sealant, cement, and Super Glue into the butts of women...
For more than five years, Honest Trailers has served as YouTube gold for Defy Media, the company that owns and operates channels like Smosh and ScreenJunkies. Now, for the second time, the Emmy-nominated series is getting an expansion,...Show More Summary
Over the last five years, I’ve written a lot about how to get a good fundraising job, and how to keep from making the […]
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene Ringo Starr and his All Starr Band will return to Atlanta for the first time in five years with a show this fall. Starr and his gang since 2012 – Todd Rundgren, Gregg Rolie, Steve Lukather, Richard Page, Warren Ham and Gregg Bissonette – will perform at 8 p.m. Show More Summary