Last week’s big acquisition saw CNN sell off its Zite newsreader app to Flipboard in a deal reportedly worth some $60 million, as the latter bids to become the world’s number one news personalization app. Flipboard says that it bought … Continue reading ?
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The Shangri-La Hotel, Lhasa, beckons luxury travelers up to the roof of the world. Why Go: At 12,000 feet, Tibet’s capital city is one of the highest inhabited regions on Earth. The fifth Dalai Lama started construction of Potala Palace, the city’s iconic landmark, in 1645. Show More Summary
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — William "Wild Bill" Guarnere, one of the World War II veterans whose exploits were dramatized in the TV miniseries "Band of Brothers," has died. He was 90 His son, William Guarnere Jr., confirmed Sunday that his father died at Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia. Show More Summary
Stop us if you’ve heard this one before. “A girl lives among us,” reads the opening text of Alfonso Cuarón and Mark Friedman’s new NBC drama, Believe. “She will change the world. If she survives.” Then comes the title: “Believe.” It’s an ad for itself, an imperative to give oneself over to the glowing TV. Show More Summary
Granted he does have one more career win than World No. 4 Jason Day.
Robots might not be in line to take over the world from us humans (yet), but this does not mean that they are not biding their time. After all, robots have certainly helped us out in the industrialization of the nations. Just take aShow More Summary
Metropolitan Diary: Walking near Central Park just after a snowstorm, one felt a timeless, magical quality to the city.
Patrick Reed, wearing red and black, held off Bubba Watson and Jamie Donaldson to finish at four under and win by one shot at the World Golf Championships event in Doral, Fla.
The Boston Red Sox reported to spring training this year with one mission in mind: to defend their World Series title. As they proved in 2013, it takes all 25 guys on a roster—usually more when dealing with injuries—to win a championship. A prime example is Xander Bogaerts. Show More Summary
The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 is the device that made Ellen DeGeneres’ Oscars selfie famous all the world round, but how did this come to be? In a related report by The Inquisitr, Ellen DeGeneres Oscars selfie has apparently become one of the most famous selfies ever, with millions of people re-tweeting it to their... Show More Summary
World number one Tiger Woods arrived at the WGC-Cadillac Championship with concerns over his fitness and gingerly walked off the Blue Monster Course on Sunday with new questions about his ailing back.
A Darpa director believes that if anyone is going to build a post-Snowden world that can better balance privacy concerns with the increasing power of software, it may as well be Darpa.
Patrick Reed won the Cadillac Championship for this third PGA Tour title in seven months, and this was a big one.
A team of astrobiologists has described a new method of detecting not just water, but life, on distant worlds. There's just one problem – the telescope we need to do it won't be on line until 2018. Read more...
These days the world loves zombies. Even geologists know about zombies, and no they're not related to hoodoos. They're fossil species that mixed into rocks much younger than the ones... Read Full Post
SEOUL/JAKARTA (Reuters) - South Korea's pioneering mobile messaging apps have taken their oversized emoticons to Indonesia, intent on breaking the dominance of BlackBerry Ltd's BBM messaging service in one of the world's most active social media market...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — William "Wild Bill" Guarnere (gahr-NAYR), one of the World War II veterans whose exploits were dramatized in the TV miniseries "Band of Brothers," has died at the age of 90.
(Business News) After appearing on Undercover Boss, one CEO relives his reality tv stardom in the real world and gets slapped with a lawsuit alleging trespassing and civil conspiracy (aka spying). Follow The American Genius on Facebook for exclusive & breaking business stories Get more Business News at AGBeat
Artist Teresa Oaxaca admires Odd Nerdum's The Poacher at TRAC 2014 Photo by Brittany McGinley I often tell people that there isn't just one Art World, and on Wednesday, March 5th two divergent art events taking place on opposite coasts of the United States would have proved my point and then some. Show More Summary