In thinking about Guidebook, The Verge's new tech product review hub that launched today, executive editor Dieter Bohn wanted to do more than provide a redesigned home for product reviews. He wanted to reshape the way product reviews are conceptualized, and set to work with editorial director Helen Havlak and Verge senior editor Dan Seifert...
When I reviewed the Steam Controller, I called it a “weird mutant with potential.” I still think it’s weird, but I had lost faith in the potential part … until I saw a lengthy documentary about the device on YouTube. In a two-part hour-long video, Steam Controller defender and YouTube creator James Minicki talks about […]
This is a follow-up to the June 19 post entitled Policy Options Magazine Series on Upcoming Legislative Review of Canadian Copyright Policy.Policy Options, a publication of the Montreal-based Institute for Research on Public Policy,Show More Summary
If you were going to indulge in some ’90s nostalgia with The Mummy reboot later this month, you might want to rethink your plans — the early reviews are in, and they’re not looking good. Starring Tom Cruise, The Mummy is the second ’90s reboot to hit our screen in the last few weeks, following […]
A growing number of people think their job is useless. Time to rethink the meaning of work | Rutger Bregman: In a 2013 survey of 12,000 professionals by the Harvard Business Review, half said they felt their job had no “meaning and significance,”...Show More Summary
The Penclic R3 Wireless Mouse is a rethinking of how you should use the gadget you probably touch most during a given day. Traditional mice put your arm in an unnatural position, causing wrist, elbow, shoulder, or even back pain from using one. Show More Summary
If My Health Record stays opt-in or goes opt-out, the system will need a complete rethink. Many people have indicated that they are in favour of a national health record system, however most reviews and recent reports indicate that there many fundamental problems with the My Health Record system as it currently exists. Show More Summary
The EU warned membership candidate Turkey on Monday of a review and possible "redefinition" of ties after a referendum granted President Recep Tayyip Erdogan extra powers. The warning from Enlargement Commissioner Johannes Hahn cameShow More Summary
One of the largest marketers in the world has launched a review of its global media planning and buying. MediaPost reports that AB InBev, the brewer of Budweiser, Corona, Stella Artois and other brands, is inviting the six major holding...
Animosity is the story of a girl and her dog. But OH MY GOD, is it so much more than that. You are doing yourself a huge disservice if you aren't reading Animosity. Luckily, the first trade has just been released. Do yourself a favor and pick up Animosity Vol. Show More Summary
Bob is a lot more sympathetic to the project than I was in my recent CNN Opinion piece on Judge Gorsuch’s jurisprudence. … Continue reading ?
Garden City Mega City: Rethinking Cities for the Age of Global Warming by WOHA & Patrick Bingham-HallPesaro Publishing, 2016Paperback, 384 pages [Front and back covers of Garden City | Mega City | Image: Pesaro Publishing] Two thousand...Show More Summary
Categories: Industry News, Procurement Commentary, Solution Providers, Technology Tags: Technology Gartner recently came out with their 2017 Magic Quadrant for Strategic Sourcing Application Suite review. There was material movementShow More Summary
(University of Tasmania) An international team has used satellite technology to review 23 million fire events globally between 2002-2013, honing in on the 478 most extreme wildfires. They have found fire-prone cities must rethink their defenses or face catastrophic consequences into the future. Show More Summary
Raoul Peck’s documentary is an important introduction to James Baldwin’s work and an advanced seminar in racial politics.
As long as they've been around, Lush have excelled at rethinking everyday bath and body products as novelties. Bubble bath in a solid orb? Body scrub molded into a palm-sized square? A heart-shaped bar of lotion? Check. Now they've transformed...Show More Summary
Expressing plays with their full capabilities, no need to worry about correctional policies Already this season the NFL has relaxed a bit with throwing flags on player celebrations during the last few weeks. That may soon become theShow More Summary
Gene Mazo has posted this draft on SSRN (forthcoming, Fordham Law Review). Here is the abstract: Throughout American history, several aspiring presidents have had their candidacies challenged for failing to meet the Constitution’s eligibility requirements. These challenges began in the 1880s, … Continue reading ?
Susan Greenfield’s attempt to explain the latest research into consciousness has an interesting framing device, but that’s where the clarity ends You are a male office worker. Your day begins with the buzz of the alarm, and ends uneventfully back in bed. Show More Summary
Editor’s note: This is the first of two MMW reviews of the book Muslim Mothering: Global Histories, Theories, and Practices. This article looks at chapters 4, 10, and 11 from Muslim mothering: Global histories, theories, and practices (2016), edited by Margaret Aziza Pappano and Dana M. Olwan. I chose to look at these three chapters […]