LA PORTE, Ind. (AP) — Major League Baseball shows what can be done right when it comes to making its games available on the Internet. It also underscores frustrations fans have with online sports coverage in general: The business of sports is set up to feed TV sets, and Internet viewers are an afterthought.
Despite how you may feel about the polarizing second arc of Sword Art Online, fans generally have nothing but good things to say about the first arc. It managed to nail a lot of aspects of MMO culture, along with marrying the aspectShow More Summary
In a new feature on World Soccer Talk, I’ll review the highs and lows of my soccer viewing experience on a weekly basis. The feature will review what’s it like watching the beautiful game online and on TV from the … Continue reading ? Highs and Lows of the US Soccer Viewing Experience, August 15-18 is a post from World Soccer Talk.
Critics give their verdict on 4A Games' HD double-bill. The first reviews of Metro Redux have been published online.Click here to read the full article
CodePen is an online playground for front-end Web developers created by full stack developers Alex Vazquez and Tim Sabat, along with front-end developer and designer Chris Coyier. CodePen is not only an in-browser code editor for HTML5,...Show More Summary
The lingual dexterity involved must be incredible. Bone-in chicken is good, but you don't typically want bones in a chicken sandwich. Browsing through online reviews of any fast food restaurant confirms this. Sandwiches are meant to be easy, labor-free eating, and encounters with bones are unexpected and upsetting. Show More Summary
National Review Online contributor Heather Mac Donald falsely said there is no evidence "that the overrepresentation of blacks in prison or arrest statistics is a result of criminal justice racism," while on NBC's Meet the Press. InShow More Summary
After winning big at the 2014 Teen Choice Awards, things certainly seem to be taking off for all members of the cast of The Fault In Our Stars. Just for the sake of review, the show racked up a total of several awards. E! Online reports: “After winning Choice Movie Actor: Drama, Ansel Elgort appeared
Daniel Mendelsohn’s introduction to the NYRB Classics’ reissue of Augustus is now available online as part of the Aug 14 issue of the New York Review. If you’re a fan of Williams, this book will seem different in some interesting ways. Show More Summary
In a desperately apologist piece about police at National Review Online, Michelle Malkin writes that 1,501 cops died in the line of duty in the last decade, concluding, as the headline stated, that a cop was killed in the U.S. everyShow More Summary
Twitter is reviewing its policies after Robin Williams’ daughter quit her social media accounts this week.
Find it hard promoting yourself, dealing with incompetent online reviewers, or taking writing advice from viral marketers? You're not alone. Column by Phil Jourdan I’m sorry. I’m sorry that sometimes I’m a Negative Nancy. I’m sorry I have things I’m pissed off about and that I’m sharing my resentment. Show More Summary
By Xiaofan Zhang: Chinese online social platform YY Inc. (NASDAQ:YY) reported strong 2Q14 results on August 6: Total net revenue rose 105.6% year-over-year to RMB841 million, which was 12.1% higher than the midpoint of management's guidance of RMB745-755 million and 11.2% higher than the Wall Street consensus of RMB756.2 million. Show More Summary
Cameras have been surprisingly slow to jump on the wireless Internet bandwagon. As we noted back in April, about 46% of standalone cameras that ship this year will come Internet-ready It’s a blindspot Eyefi — the maker of Wi-Fi SD memory...Show More Summary
Today, we review Asus' first-ever Chromebook, investigate why Activision is spending $500 million on Destiny, check out the reversible Type-C USB port, learn about the NSA's online defense system called MonsterMind and more! Read on for Engadget's...
We’re sampling the summer season’s selection! Check out our other pilot write-up’s – ALDNOAH ZERO SWORD ART ONLINE II RAIL WARS YAMISHIBAI + AI-MAI-MI GLASSLIP AKAME GA KILL SAMURAI JAM PERSONA 4 DRAMAtical mURDER ARGEVOLLEN TOKYO GHOUL BLUE SPRING DRIVE RWBY Vol. Show More Summary
I'd give it zero stars if I could. The online reviews site Yelp has a cadre of prolific "Elite" members who receive loads of real-life swag from partners as their "semi-celebrity" status blossoms, but one thing they don't get is money. Show More Summary
HomeAway, Inc. (NASDAQ:AWAY), an online marketplace for vacation rental, earned a positive review from analysts at UBS AG (NYSE:UBS). They placed a “buy” recommendation on the stock and issued a target price of $40. CNBC’s Jim Cramer and “Squawk on the Street” crew weighed in on the development and also talk about Priceline Group Inc […]
Last fall, while we were covering fake Yelp reviews of real businesses and real Yelp reviews of fake businesses, a lawsuit questioning the nature of online reviews in a different way was filed on the West Coast. The lawsuit was dismissed in February, but has since been filed again with different attorneys and a different lead plaintiff. Their argument? … [More]
Michael Bay is almost universally hated, if you believe everything you read online (but choose to ignore the box office receipts). His movies, such as those in the Transformers franchise, are always released against horrible reviews and there are many a fanboy who has credited Bay for destroying the memories of their childhood. Thanks to […]