What comes to mind when you hear the word "Separatists"? Something militant? Something evil? Though it technically refers to a group seeking independence from their country, we usually only hear the term in violent contexts (like in the image below, with the destruction caused by a separatist group). Take a look at the word in print:
This story came from Motherboard, our tech website. Read more at Motherboard.tv. Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons Back in the 6th century, Chinese military general Sun Tzu laid the foundations for information warfare, a broad, holistic aspect of conflict that would later grow to include propaganda and cyberwarfare. Show More Summary
in your political discourse, says George Holding's SuperPAC. "Haven't we seen enough of bad-mannered politicians?" Knott asks. "Civil debate is the bedrock of our politics. I'm Joe Knott. Let's restore America's foundations." The adShow More Summary
This doesn’t apply to all KISS fans, but there is a particular subset of KISS fans that is more obsessed with the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame than anyone including the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Foundation. Makes sense: KISS inspire a certain insane devotion, and until this year, the Hall treated the [...]
Comedy moment at Sky Sports News Towers this morning. A rouge hand, probably belonging to a make-up artist, appeared from nowhere to try and apply foundation to the talking newsreader. Trying to politely usher her away as if to say, ‘I’m on air luv!’, he managed to hide his embarrassment and keep his composure despite [...]
Bill Gates, whose private foundation has spent upward of $170 million for the development and implementation of the Common Core State Standards, is asking teachers to help parents understand the standards, hoping this effort will defeat critics of the centralized education initiative. Show More Summary
In today's search was two Zorin OS reviews and a recommendation. The Document Foundation released the second update to the 4.2 branch of their popular office suite. Jamie Watson got a new Acer laptop and test drove several popular distributions on it. Show More Summary
Foundation is a web series where partner at Google Ventures and angel investor Kevin Rose conducts in-depth interviews with entrepreneurs. Kevin recently
One of the art world's neatest neoliberal parlor tricks is transforming the real world's troubles into pleasingly hermetic objects for hobbyists, and in this respect the European Fine Art Foundation (TEFAF)'s ebullient annual economic report is a fine specimen.
'An attorney general must defend anything not blatantly unconstitutional.'
Bill Gates is back at Microsoft as a technology adviser. And he's back in the news for reasons other than the $36 billion non-profit organization, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, that has taken up all his time until recently.Show More Summary
All right, it looks like, once again, the fate of postclassical music rests in my hands. So gather for the official announcement: The 2014 John Cage Award ($50,000) from the Foundation for Contemporary Arts has been given to Phill Niblock. Phill Niblock (b. 1933) started as a conceptualist filmmaker and, untrained as a composer, began […]
Quietly, the Minnesota Vikings are putting in place the foundation for a sudden revival on defense. The January arrival of defensive guru Mike Zimmer at head coach has since been merged with a smart, aggressive plan in free agency, and...Show More Summary
Singer-songwriter Jeffrey Steele hosted his 7th annual Jeffrey Steele & Friends concert this past Tuesday (March 11) at the Franklin Theatre in Franklin, Tenn., benefiting the Alex LeVasseur Memorial Fund of the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. Get the full scoop about the event here!
Today is an exciting day for Secret, one of the most talked about new startups in Silicon Valley which just raised another round of funding. I sat down with Secret’s co-founder David Byttow this week for a revealing conversation about his time as an engineer at Google, Medium, and Square, and how he gained the courage to break out on his own as an entrepreneur. Read More
Candidates will not get the most influential endorsement in Republican primaries if they do not ask for it first. Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin only considers endorsements upon request. Heritage Foundation and former South CarolinaShow More Summary
This story came from Motherboard, our tech website. Read more at Motherboard.tv. Last we checked, Isaac Wilder had had enough of New York City. Isaac, who heads up the Free Network Foundation (FNF), had woven himself and the FNF's vision of an open-access, community-controlled mesh network into the Occupy movement. Show More Summary
Last week, I had the honor of being the MC for the event at the United Nations to celebrate International Women's Day. Presented by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation and the UN Office for Partnerships, "Turning Inspiration into...Show More Summary
We’ve seen pies with fruit inside. Instructables member Rick Winscot created a fruit with a whole Pi inside. Rick designed and printed a case for the Raspberry Pi that looks just like the Raspberry Pi Foundation…
San Antonio has signed an agreement with Google Fiber for the preliminary placement of "fiber huts" throughout the city, reports the San Antonio Express-News.