By Paul Brown, Climate News Network The killing of tribal leaders trying to defend their Amazon rainforest lands from illegal logging has put Peru’s president under pressure ahead of next month’s UN climate conference.
Mario Batali, the famous chef known for his work on Food Network, is being sued by a man who lives next to his Babbo Ristorante eatery. According to the New York Post, 61-year-old Nurettin Akgul believes that living next to Mario Batali’s...Show More Summary
Categories: Best Of Tags: Plus Welcome back to another edition of our Best of roundup - where we share the most popular and noteworthy articles published around the Spend Matters Network this week. Enjoy! (Read more...) Leave A Commentposted in Best Of by Kaitlyn McAvoy
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Retired baseball stars Barry Bonds, Mark McGwire and Rafael Palmeiro each had Hall of Fame-worthy numbers, each hitting more than 500 home runs. All three also were tarred by allegations of steroid use. Their stories,...Show More Summary
Texas guard Isaiah Taylor is going to miss the team's clash with California in the 2K Classic on Friday night due to a wrist injury. The extent of the ailment hasn't been determined. The Longhorn Network provided the update: Taylor leads the team in scoring through the first three games, all Longhorns victories, at 15 points per game. Show More Summary
Titan Fighting Championship (Titan FC) is bringing a familiar face to the CBS Sports Network. Not long after parting ways with Bellator MMA, former lightweight and welterweight title contender Rick Hawn has inked a four-fight deal with Titan FC, beginning with his promotion debut on Dec. Show More Summary
Advertise here with BSA I've found that the most interesting websites often focus around very specific topics. In the case of entertainers, musicians, actors, and performers, their websites are a networking tool for communication and selling their product(s). Show More Summary
Aereo, a startup that raised $100 million to revolutionize the way we watch TV, has filed for bankruptcy. This isn't because users didn't like Aereo. It's because the big TV networks sued Aereo all the way to the Supreme Court and Aereo lost. Show More Summary
White House Senior Adviser Dan Pfeiffer laughed as CNN’s Wolf Blitzer asked him about the “snub” from the broadcast networks, who chose not to air President Obama’s address on immigration. Pfeiffer’s response was blunt: “this is 2014. Show More Summary
Aereo wanted to do TV better, but it couldn't beat the networks in court.
Here's a holiday diet tip from expert Food Network chef Giada de Laurentiis: spit everything you eat into a pretty little bucket. According to Page Six, Giada maintains her "size 2" frame because when she films her show, "she never eats. Never." Read more...
It's a bird! It's a plane! It's..Google The search giant shared some new details on Project Loon, the company’s network of LTE-enabled balloons that deliver Internet access to connect people in rural and remote areas The balloons, which...Show More Summary
Another day, another password leak. This time it's PlayStation Network, 2K Game Studios, and Windows Live—three years after the last PSN compromise. CNET and Geek.com report that hacker group DerpTrolling claim to have 7 million logins and 500,000 credit card data—including Comcast, Twitter, Facebook, and other sites. Read more...
So the Taoiseach finally met with the Louise O’Keeffe yesterday. Yesterday was also the occasion of Women’s Aid #SOSVigil campaign protesting the cutting of funding to its network of women’s refuges. There were protests both outside 10 Downing Street and Leinster House at cuts in women’s refuges on both sides of the Irish Sea. Far from more...
Today in things Amazon might be working on: first, a travel site, and now, according to the New York Post, an ad-supported streaming video network. This has been previously rumored, but the Post is saying it's a done deal. Read more...
When they refused to air Obama's immigration speech, CBS and ABC learned they no longer have exclusive control over the media.
Having mobile internet access inside the Channel Tunnel is useful, but where are those faster speeds we were promised? Well, after expanding their 2G and 3G networks in March, EE and O2 are finally offering 4G connectivity on the Eurostar. Vodafone...
Lightower Fiber Networks has strengthened its ties with the state and local government market by being named as an authorized vendor to the State of Rhode Island of Administration for Telecommunications Services.
Social networks were the first phase of digital P2P. They enabled anyone to create media and then share it. The Collaborative Economy is the second phase. It enables anyone to create goods and share what they already own. So, how similar or different are the funding amounts for these two movements? This post provides some [...]