As anticipated, Australian Olympian swimmer Ian Thorpe told Michael Parkinson "I'm not straight" in an interview broadcast last night on Australia's 'ten' network. Said Thorpe: "I've thought about this for a long time. I'm not straight. Um, and this is...
The gig: Carl Terzian, 78, is founder and chairman of Carl Terzian Associates, a public relations firm that has gotten the message out for companies in a wide range of industries as well as for nonprofit organizations. Terzian estimates his company over 45 years has worked with more than...
By Tim Radford, Climate News Network A study by the European Commission spells out the probable cost to the continent of failing to act to reduce the impacts of climate change.
Day 3 of the 16-day biannual Television Critic’s Association Summer 2014 Press Tour started off with introductions of new programming from Turner Networks, El Rey and HBO. The following is a snapshot look at their new series, as well as what was noteworthy from the featured presentations. TURNER NETWORKS “Legends” is a multi-layered government spyRead More
A nice discussion over at Renal Fellow Network. Classically, Type A lactic acidosis is related to tissue hypoperfusion resulting in an increase in anaerobic glycolysis. Type B lactic acidosis occurs despite the presence of sufficient oxygen for aerobic glycolysis. There are a number of important causes..
President Obama needs $4 billion right now to fix this “unexpected” flood of illegal immigrant children into the U.S.! Network news anchors and reporters breathlessly describe the humanity of thousands of Central American children warehoused...Show More Summary
The PlayStation Network will be bitten by a radioactive crime drama series later this year; Powers, a live-action adaptation of the comic of the same name, will be available via the PSN starting in December, with the debut episode available for free....
The men who play baseball are fans of the sport too. The MLB Network is the default setting for every clubhouse television. When veterans hear about The Next Big Thing, well, they would rather not take the word of a talking head. They prefer to see with their own eyes and decide for themselves,...
Steelers rookie third-rounder Dri Archer recently said he’s not sure what his duties will be in his first NFL season, but that he expects to have a big role. His coach provided some clarity on Friday. Appearing on NFL Network, Mike Tomlin said that Archer will play both running back and receiver in 2014. “We’re…
The Finnish national broadcaster has partnered with Kryptoradio to broadcast the Bitcoin blockchain over the digital television network making it accessible over a non-Internet channel to 95% of the Finnish population. Read the rest
Is Brazil safe for the final game of the World Cup? I think so, and I am sure that if you have been watching Globo and Record, the two main networks in Brazil, you feel the same way. No matter what network you have been watching, I am sure you also know that the national team was massacred by Germany this week in the first semifinal game, 7-1. Show More Summary
Connectivity to or from a Windows Phone device isn’t quite what it should be. Despite WiFi, Bluetooth and NFC all being supported, it’s pretty difficult to access other hardware on your home or local network. Fortunately, mass Windows Phone 8 handset manufacturer Nokia has come up with a solution: Nokia Device Hub. Show More Summary
The Stanford Geospatial Network Model of the Roman World “For the first time, ORBIS allows us to express Roman communication costs in terms of both time and expense. By simulating movement along the principal routes of the Roman road network, the main navigable rivers, and hundreds of sea routes in the Mediterranean, Black Sea and […]
Just in case you have some couch change you need to get rid of, and some serious nostalgia to tap in to…Sony Entertainment Network has you set this weekend! And only for this …
DirecTV kicked off TCA’s Saturday sessions with a look at its upcoming mixed martial arts drama Kingdom, which is premiering on October 8 at 9 PM ET/PT. Most of TCA’s sked today is devoted to the programming from non-traditional networks, i.e. Show More Summary
The Gillmor Gang – John Borthwick, Robert Scoble, Kevin Marks, Keith Teare, and Steve Gillmor – examine the gathering storm that is the Uber social network. After years of positioning, acquisition, soaring value payouts, and a winner-take-all sensibility in the tech community, now something different. Show More Summary
Almost every website which contains a log in option, also contains ways to log in through different social networks. In this series of articles, we will take a look at how we can make sure that our visitor can log in through Google+ and eventually other networks like Twitter and Facebook. Show More Summary
By Alex Kirby, Climate News Network More than 40 years of extreme global weather and decades of ice loss in the Arctic are graphically shown in two new atlases.
It’s a huge success on the road and now Beyoncé Knowles and Jay Z are taking their On the Run Tour to premium cable. On Friday (July 11), HBO President Michael Lombardo announced that the musical spectacle will debut on the network in...Show More Summary
NBC tied for #1 among the Big 4 networks in adults 18-49 Friday night, with “Dateline NBC” tying for the #1 show of the night on those nets.