Back in February, YouTube shared its plan to award equipment, mentorship, and other goodies to a group of 360 up-and-coming creators through its NextUp program. Over the course of the year, the video site has revealed more than 200 creators...Show More Summary
Ken Case, The Omni Group: The underlying problem, as noted above, is that downloading the app has a fixed cost. We’ve always set that cost to be the standard price of our app, leaving us no way to charge less. But what if we take a fresh...Show More Summary
The Associated Press reports: An Oregon man faces a charge of disorderly conduct after police say he installed a large speaker on his rooftop and played a “pro-hatred” message on loop as a group rallied against hate crime at a nearby park. Show More Summary
What: Led by PETA President Ingrid Newkirk, a group of PETA members will gather outside the Ontario Court of Justice on Monday as activist Anita Krajnc arrives for... The post PETA President to Lead Rally for Woman on Trial for Giving Water to Thirsty Pigs appeared first on PETA.
A group of writers and scholars has released a letter in support of Donald Trump for president, saying they want to debunk the myth that there are no intellectuals supporting … Click to Continue »
So far, the majority of 2016 has been owned by the popular boy group BTS. The K-pop act signed under Big Hit Entertainment, who are also known as the Bangtan Boys or Bulletproof Boyscouts, has a plethora of accomplishments just this year alone. Show More Summary
Abortion activists were pleasantly surprised last week when the hashtag #MenForChoice became popular enough to trend on Twitter. Revelist reports the hashtag originated with NARAL, a radical pro-abortion group that attacks pregnancy centers offering alternatives to abortion and supports unregulated abortion on demand up until birth. Show More Summary
Samsung’s proprietary mobile payment system is expanding to Russia. Starting today, folks in Russia will be able to use Samsung Pay with five banks. Those are Alfa-Bank Banking Group, VTB24, MTS Bank, Raiffeisen Bank, Russian Standard Bank, and Yandex. The list of devices that support Samsung Pay in Russia is similarly short. You’ll need [...]
American and Israeli Jews have much more than an ocean dividing them. Four out of five Jews in the world live in either Israel or the United States. And while these two groups feel a strong emotional connection to each other, a new data...Show More Summary
In a a letter to anti-choice leaders earlier this month asking them to join the council, Trump made a series of promises to solidify his commitment to their cause, which included making permanent the Hyde Amendment's annual ban on federal...Show More Summary
An incredibly advanced hearing system which enables a group of insects to listen to the same sound twice with each ear, helping them to locate the sound's origin with pinpoint accuracy, has been discovered by scientists at the University of Lincoln, UK.
A research group in Japan successfully developed room temperature multiferroic materials by a layer-by-layer assembly of nanosheet building blocks. Multiferroic materials are expected to play a vital role in the development of next-generation multifunctional electronic devices.
The world ain't gonna cry with you!
A bunch of anti-abortion activists in Florida are sick of incremental laws that restrict how, where, and when women can get abortions. They want to end it altogether.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday accused the United States of protecting a jihadist group in Syria in its effort to overthrow the beleaguered regime of President Bashar al-Assad. In an interview aired Friday on BBC World...Show More Summary
Monday night, while blogging about a group of record labels suing Youtube-to-mp3.org who listed “All About That Bass” by Meghan Trainor as an example of a frequently pirated song, I pondered whether a song worse than Trainor’s hit single exists. Jokingly, I then suggested the internet give me $200 to listen to her entire discography. Read more...
LA TIMES HAS TRUMP OVER HILLARY BY FIVE+ POINTS: It’s just one poll (hat tip Drudge), but October starts tomorrow. A lot of people (include me in this group) think Trump’s “presidential appearance” at this event (a month ago) changed voter perceptions.
A Michigan township will pay an Islamic school $1.7 million as part of a settlement reached after a majority of the planning commission voted against a Muslim group's request to build the facility.
Fear of screwing up in front of a very large group of people is a fear that rules most. It must skyrocket during large public displays, like at the Wonsan Air Festival in North Korea earlier this month. Especially if you land your MiG-21 clumsily in front of a group of spectators. And you live in North Korea. Read more...
As the Islamic State continues to spread fear into the hearts of residents in Iraq and Syria, the terror group recently forced hundreds of civilians to watch the decapitations of 15 people accused of apostasy.