Ahead of next week’s launch, Nintendo and Apple have partnered to bring you an early look at the iOS-ready Super Mario Run. Beginning today, you can play a demo version of the game at your local Apple store. During last night’s episode of The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Fallon himself was allowed to try […]
While China has been busy de-escalating the recent diplomatic spat with president-elect Donald Trump, with Beijing going so far as to call Trump's ambassador to China, Terry Brandstad, an "old friend", in a less diplomatic-context it is busy pushing every bellicose, nationalist button it can find. Show More Summary
The new digital media has come close to replacing the more traditional news outlets. Indeed, according to several studies, half of all Americans receive some form of local news via a mobile device, and 46 percent of them get their news online at least three times a week. Show More Summary
In the nine years since its founding, ProPublica has established a sterling reputation and racked up awards for its deeply-reported investigative pieces. Yesterday, the nonprofit newsroom announced the next phase in its evolution: the upcoming launch of an Illinois unit, focusing on stories in Chicago and around the state. Show More Summary
Bloomberg NEF's Michael Liebreich has been in town this week, generating some local press coverage for renewable energy - Seven energy charts that will cheer and frighten about Australia and the world. Australia has unmatched renewable...Show More Summary
So the Republican Congress refuses to pay for the protection of President-elect Donald Trump in NYC, offering a pittance of what it will cost our local NYC police to keep him safe in his glass tower on 57th Street. We are told that NYC must pay the bill. Show More Summary
by Ana Sofia Knauf Seattle Globalist staffers Christina Twu (2nd from left) and Venice Buhain (4th from left) were on the panel for the first #JournalismSoWhite discussion in April. Buhain was also a panelist for a follow-up conversation in October. Show More Summary
Live News Zone on Roku platforms lets viewers know when a station is in a live news broadcast.
In the winter of 2012, Matt Ott and Colin Kendrick gathered in a South Austin backyard with some local musicians and a simple question in mind: what resources would really change the game for the city’s stronghold of aspiring artists?...Show More Summary
According to the White House, one of President Obama's crowning achievements during his tenure has been "normalizing" relations between the United...
The Latest on presidential recount efforts in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania (all times local): 2:40 p.m. Wisconsin's presidential election recount is nearly complete. The state Elections Commission reported Thursday that … Click to Continue »
Cowen & Co.’s Derrick Wood today offers up some thoughts on Big Data, and why there are promising alternatives to Hortonworks (HDP), whose shares he rates Market Perform. In particular, he writes of having attended a “local event” that was put on by MapR, which is a privately held software tools vendor that has gotten […]
How do juvenile songbirds learn to sing in a way that preserves both the unique features of local song culture and their specifics-specific song "signature"? Researchers have begun to map the brain circuitry responsible for cultural transmission and species specificity in birdsong.
If I had had to guess the next city in Maryland that would allow non-citizens to vote in local elections … I would have gone with Berwyn Heights. But Hyattsville would have been #3 or 4. Seen as a move to further protect immigrants, Hyattsville’s City Council approved a new city-only ordinance that allows everyone […]
It takes extraordinary measures to keep hops alive in Thailand’s hostile climate, but beer-loving brothers Teerapat and Nattachai Ungsriwong have managed to do just that.
(PLOS) Extinctions related to climate change have already happened in hundreds of plant and animal species around the world. New research, publishing on Dec. 8 in the open-access journal PLOS Biology, shows that local extinctions have already occurred in 47 percent of the 976 plant and animal species studied.
Experience the fun on Nintendo 3DS & Wii U this Sunday, December 11th at select Best Buy stores from 10 am - 1pm (local time). Discover all-new Pokémon as a Pokémon Trainer in Pokémon Sun & Pokémon Moon on Nintendo 3DS or solve a mystery...Show More Summary
The Ohio bill contains a harmful provision, advanced by the pet store franchise Petland, to ban local governments from prohibiting the sale of puppy mill dogs in pet stores. Photo by Meredith Lee/The HSUS In Ohio, last night, it was the best of times and the worst of times. Show More Summary
Washington (dpa) – A US judge suspended a recount of votes for the country’s November 8 presidential election in Michigan Wednesday, leaving the door open for an imminent stop to the process, local media reported. US District Judge Mark Goldsmith lifted a temporary restraining order...
Looking for a turnkey race car to run in Trans Am, NASA, or SCCA? Look no further than your local Ford parts counter where you will soon be able to order up the Shelby FP350S. This Ford Performance product, which isn't legal for the street, was shown today at the 2016 Performance Racing Industry show in Indianapolis. Ford says the Shelby FP350S is...