Sony’s new flagship smartphone isn’t meant to make its debut until later this week, but that hasn’t stopped someone leaking a two-minute video showing off some of the phone’s better features. Read more...
In 1988, Jeb!'s daddy—not to be confused with his sugar daddies—famously declared "Read my lips: no new taxes." That promise helped the elder Bush win the election, but it also played a role in his defeat four years later. Fast forward...Show More Summary
Pocket, a popular app for saving articles to read later, has added a recommendation feature to help users find what to read next, the company announced in a blog post Pocket 6.0 has added a tab to the top of its app that'll swap between...Show More Summary
If the early Martin Amis is instantly recognisable by way of its idiosyncratic slang (‘rug-rethink’, ‘going tonto’ etc) then the later Pat Barker can be similarly identified by its finely… Read more The post Spirits of the Blitz appeared first on The Spectator.
Popular read it later service Pocket has been updated, adding recommendations for users. Recommendations are meant to focus on "high-quality content", offering you interesting or important stories that you may have missed. Recommendations...Show More Summary
Popular read it later service Pocket has been updated, adding recommendations for users. Recommendations are meant to focus on "high-quality content", offering you interesting or important stories that you may have missed.
Just what are cadets to learn from the Kobayashi Maru scenario in Star Trek? While it’s the perfect foreshadowing and opening for Star Trek II: The Wrath Of Khan, with its discussion of death and sacrifice, and is later used to showShow More Summary
Say what you will about the quality of Space Jam the movie, but it’s hard to deny the quality of Space Jam the website. While nearly 20 years later the design might seem garish and outdated, the mere fact that it’s still standing is impressive in its own right. Show More Summary
Artificial neural networks have been all the rage lately. A neural net called DeepDream, built by Google and later released publicly, became an internet sensation for its trippy, dreamlike images. Google... read more The post Why This Neural Net Thinks the Starship Enterprise Is a Waffle Iron appeared first on Singularity HUB.
Two of us at Kotaku—Luke and Brian—really dug the first Toy Soldiers game when it came out. And now, years later, they’re going to review the latest entry, Toy Soldiers: War Chest. Read more...
In its continuing quest to amalgamate your entire digital life, Dropbox has introduced a new feature: you can drag and drop URLs into folders to save them for later, or share with other people. Read more...
You know how you hear a song, and you aren’t immediately blown away for some reason, but then you hear it again later, and you think, “what was I thinking? This is amazing!!”? Well, this song is one of those… Read more ?
ZombiU was a fantastic game when it launched alongside the Wii U. Years later, it’s arrived on other platforms with minor tweaks, including a new name: Zombi. As it turns out, it’s still great. Read more...
A year ago this week, Jon wrote and illustrated a 45,000-word piece of sports science fiction about an offensive drive that lasted three million yards across the Canadian landscape. It was exhausting to write. And to read, probably. Writing...Show More Summary
If your relationship is good, you shouldn’t have to “work” on it, right? Fairy tales promote the effortless happily-ever-after marriage myth when we are at an impressionable age. Later we view romantic movies and read novels with happily-ever-after endings. Consequently, it’s easy to develop unrealistic, […]
Over the last month, we?ve learned about some of the villains that Supergirl will be facing when her TV series airs later this year. Now the series has announced Kara Zor-El?s craziest foe yet.Click To Continue Reading
Or does Box Office not work like that? Read the full article on AICN Hey folks, Harry here.... Quint will be updating later tonight with his full coverage of D23, but I'll grab some of these announcements and photos as they've happened. Show More Summary
Decades later, it seems genetic testing has finally settled a very old presidential sex scandal: DNA suggests that Warren G. Harding did, in fact, father Elizabeth Ann Blaesing, an unrecognized illegitimate daughter. Read more...
For anyone who didn’t read Flash Boys or who hasn’t otherwise apprised themselves of the history behind the proliferation of the parasitic, vacuum tubes that have embedded themselves between real buyers and sellers in order to extract...Show More Summary
It’s nearly 2AM here and I’m writing this after reading through the owners manual and taking up my project management skills to document everything I plan on doing to this beautiful machine. I’ll save all of that for a later post. This post is here to share some photos of my new car. Bertha and […]