U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder on Friday urged police restraint in protests that may follow a grand jury’s imminent decision on whether to indict the white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Missouri. As tensions simmered in the St. Louis suburb over a...
Proof-of-concept exploit against LastPass could easily be extended to other apps.
Earlier this week, the USA FREEDOM Act needed the votes of 60 senators in order for debate on the bill to proceed. The bill would have reined in aspects of massive domestic spying on innocent Americans by the National Security Agency. Show More Summary
The U.S. tech industry has been fighting for reform of the country's immigration system for years. On Thursday, President Obama gave the industry what they called welcomed help -- but that's not nearly all they want. Fwd.us, the immigration...Show More Summary
Depending on how title rivals Paris Saint-Germain perform against FC Metz on Friday, Marseille could go into Sunday’s game with Bordeaux needing all three points to go back on top of Ligue 1. Marseille may not have won in Bordeaux since 1978, but their record at the Stade Velodrome against Les Girondins is far more favourable. Show More Summary
It's becoming clear to political observers that libertarians are emerging as a key swing vote, if not an official party. Republicans may have won a number of close races by appealing to these libertarians, so their views on policy cannot...Show More Summary
Harry Styles may be a romantic, but he did NOT send his former girlfriend Taylor Swift a TON of flowers! The One Direction band member sat down with Ellen Degeneres on Thursday to clear up rumors that he gifted his ex 1,989 roses in honor of her latest album, 1989. [ Related: Did Taylor Swift & Harry [...]
Luggage sucks. Don't think so? Take a flight without it some time, perhaps on a quick overnight with just a messenger bag, and you'll quickly find that luggage is its own particular brand of torture. Travelers with it are less agile,...Show More Summary
They are not armed, we are assured, and people supposedly want to hug them. Also they look like giant butt plugs. Which may or may not be related to the hugging. Attack them, and they'll make...
Jimmy Kimmel is no stranger to pulling ridiculous stunts, but he may have outdone himself with a Kim Kardashian snowblower. On Thursday night's episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live!, the comedian introduced us to a machine guaranteed to stop traffic this Winter. Show More Summary
One of the most anticipated young adult fiction films, "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1," has met cinemas and eager fans went and watched the film. While most young adult audiences may enjoy the ruin of a dystopian oppressive leadership such as the Capitol, adults may not like the film, according to reviews.
Your smartwatch may may be the height of wearables today, but it can't get you out of a supervillain's elaborate death trap. That's where Patrick Priebe's LaserWatch comes in, which is like something out of a Bond flick. On the surface, it looks like...
Bill Cosby attends the 2011 Temple University Commencement at the Liacouras Center on May 12, 2011 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Photo by Gilbert Carrasquillo/Getty Images At least one college is distancing itself from Bill Cosby, the...Show More Summary
Fiat is expanding its tiny lineup of cars with an SUV that may be the biggest Fiat yet, but is still pretty compact. The 2016 500X, debuting at the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, is based on the new Jeep...
Vice Media may not be a traditional agency, but it does have a lot of clients and, depending on who you ask, some quality creative talent. Holding companies are certainly interested: you may recall that Sir Martin and WPP bought a stake in...Show More Summary
You may need to ditch your rolling suitcase if you plan on visiting Venice in the future. Under a new proposal introduced yesterday, the Italian city would fine tourists caught with a suitcase on plastic or hard rubber wheels up to $620 beginning in May, the Local reports. Apparently the...
While Diplo and Lorde may now be cool, the DJ is STILL feuding with Taylor Swift's army of fans. On Thursday, Dippity Doo took to Twitter to confront one of Tay's many followers who called him out for attacking the songstress. [ Diplo & Lorde FINALLY Make Peace! ] Check out the hilarious and very immature exchange (below)! @TaylurSwyft [...]
'The Homestretch' addresses homelessness among the young in the city of Chicago, focusing on those whose situation may not be evident. [ more › ]
When Uber CEO Travis Kalanick rattled off a series of 14 tweets Tuesday afternoon, most of the attention was on what he said rather than how he said it. While Kalanick may have intended to apologize for the controversy that erupted after...Show More Summary
Hey, it's HighScalability time: Sweet dreams brave Philae. May you awaken to a bright-throned dawn for one last challenge. 80 million: bacteria xferred in a juicy kiss; Quotable Quotes: James Hamilton: Every day, AWS adds enough newShow More Summary