It appears Microsoft’s billions are burning a hole in Satya Nadella’s pocket these days, as rumours of acquisitions continue to pop up. After the rumoured failed attempt at buying Saleforce for $55 billion, today we have another of much smaller value. Mobileburn reports that Blackberry is up for sale, and that Microsoft may step in […]
“Thomas Middleditch Wears an Enigmatic Sweatshirt and Sweatpants with Pockets” is a funny episode of sketch comedy. There’s no doubt there. Thomas Middleditch, the breakout star of Silicon Valley, brings his awkward charm to the blue couch in the same week David Letterman, a clear influence on Aukerman, put in his final show. Show More Summary
Hot Pockets are the official food of those who have declared: "I've given up caring about my health and I just want radiated bread, cheese and 'meat.'" But you can't deny how easy it is to pop one in the microwave when you're just the right amount of hungry, desperate and need something you can consume with one hand. Show More Summary
Meet the muntjac — the most interesting deer in the world. It’s the size of a dog, it’s the oldest deer around, it has antlers but fights with tusks, and it even barks loudly at things that threaten it. But its most interesting quality is this — it gets by with fewer chromosomes than any other mammal on Earth. Read more...
Part of Crossy Road’s appeal is unlocking its many (many!) mystery characters. Pocket Gamer has a guide to catching ‘em all. More about Crossy Road - Endless Arcade Hopper » The post How to Get Every Crossy Road Mystery Character is from Slide To Play via Pocket Gamer.
The keys to the doors that you need open are in other peoples' pockets. It's up to you to build the relationships needed to open the doors. - Michael Roderick Before graduating from college, Ashley Stahl had a team of mentors to help coach and guide her career. Show More Summary
No one caught him with an emery board in his pocket, but it's hard to imagine Milwaukee Brewers reliever Will Smith's shiny new arm wasn't worthy of an ejection.
A response to “You’re a medical student. And it’s so obvious why.” We don’t even have to ask, and we can tell by the bags under your eyes. It’s so obvious that you are a medical student. References in every pocket of your short white coat, pulling down on your shoulders until you hunch over. […]
Mike Holloway is the latest Survivor contestant to wake up with a million dollars in his pocket, after being crowned the Sole Survivor of Worlds Apart on Wednesday night. But a day later, he's not thinking about the money. "More than a million, I got a title," Holloway, 38, tells TVGuide.com. "And... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Survivor
Amazon is now bringing its games to iOS, and its latest release, from developer Wayforward Games, is Til Morning’s Light, a mystery game that’s reportedly not bad but not great. From Pocket Gamer’s 7 out of 10 review: There are times when this feels sort of like a My First Resident Evil game. Show More Summary
“Let’s be honest about the situation at lit mags: most are funded out of the editors’ pockets or else given a small budget from a university, most have unpaid editors (often MFA students getting a year’s experience), and most receive far more submissions than the editors could ever read. And if we are being really, […]
Although HP CEO Meg Whitman sounded upbeat about pockets of good news within HP's businesses, this chart that shows the company's revenues by business unit is pretty stark. Revenues in every business unit have shrunk from last year. Same with profits, except for a slight gain in the Enterprise Services business. Show More Summary
Microsoft packs a lot of power in the potent, pocketable Lumia 640. This Windows Phone handset offers more bang for the buck than most other handsets in Cricket's varied lineup.
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has joined attorneys general in every state in accusing four cancer charities, run by extended members of the same family, of lying to donors, collecting
Way is a compact device designed to fit in the user's bag or pocket, incorporating a range of sensors to provide personalized skincare advice. It's currently the subject of a crowdfunding project, where it's already crossed its funding goal with more than a month left on the clock... Show More Summary
If anything piques our travel radar, it’s exploring the many off-the beaten-path travel destinations located throughout our incredible National Park System. Today’s guest writer, Bill Haskamp, is here to tell us all about one of the most remarkable and isolated sites in Vermillion Cliffs National Monument, the White Pocket. By way of introduction, I’m an […]
The durable polycarbonate shell of the SURFACE Case keeps a slim form with a soft grip that makes it easy to handle and remove from your pockets. The slide-together design simplifies installation and even sports a soft interior to keep your device free of wear. Get yours in black, blue, red or violet today for only $18.95!
A compact, foldable drone inspired by origami can unfold itself automatically and take flight within a fraction of a second. Hordes of these quadcopters, which are about the size of an outstretched palm, could be released over a disaster...Show More Summary
Last month we did an article about your great-grandpa’s daypacks — the small bags that soldiers and outdoorsmen of yore used to carry essential supplies for fighting, hunting, and exploring. Part of the rationale men gave for using these bags was that it wasn’t possible or desirable to carry everything in their pockets — small […]
In lots of games these days you basically play as a homicidal mania, pumping bullets into every living thing you see. Yeah, but not all games are like that, you might reply. That’s true. Pocket Gamer has a list of 10 positive games that let you do good in this world. Show More Summary