Tennis player Tomas Berdych connects with H&M on a makeshift court of neon lights for another sporty outing. Collaborating with the Swedish brand once more, Berdych unveils a line of tennis-inspired fashions. The active lineup takes on an affinity for color this time around. Show More Summary
Henrik Franzon has ranked the best 1,000 artists, 3,000 albums, and 6,000 songs of all time.
Slash called a huge stir this past weekend when he didn't challenge a Swedish reporter's assertion that he was back on speaking terms with Axl Rose. "It was probably way overdue, you know," he said. "But it's very cool at this point to dispel some of that negative stuff that was going...
Well slap my face with a fish and call me Swedish. Oh you think the Dems will have the votes to block the GOP's override of Obama's veto? Ha-ha, you're so yesterday, Squares. Obama won't even have to veto it,...
The Apex Book of World SF 4, available now as an ebook for just $4.49, contains 28 stories from all over the world. We’re proud to feature one of them, “The Good Matter” by Swedish author Nene Ormes, as an exclusive excerpt here at io9. Learn just how twisted someone with a psychic ability can become.http://www.amazon.com/Apex-Book-Worl... Read more...
Koenigsegg builds the most powerful cars in the world, with its One:1 developing as much as 1,341 horsepower and its upcoming Regera hybrid promising as much as 1,500 hp. Incredibly, the Swedish supercar marque has always stuck to rear-wheel drive but that may change in the not too distant future. Koenigsegg CEO and founder Christian von...
Next Generation Sports Network (NGSN), the online streaming service that offers soccer fans in the US access to many niche leagues, has expanded its coverage of leagues today by adding select English-language broadcasts of Liga MX games, as well as coverage of the Swedish league. NGSN has acquired the rights to […]
It's not hard to imagine why after Stieg Larsson's death in 2004 his publisher would want to continue the wildly popular Swedish Millennium series featuring punk super hacker Lisbeth Salander and investigative reporter Mikael Blomkvist. With more than 80 million copies of the books reportedly sold,...
Rising ominously from the top of a small hill in the Swedish municipality of Visby, the Galgberget Gallows are a spooky, and historically important site as one of, if not the only, restored medieval execution site. The gallows were built around the 13th century to execute local criminals. Show More Summary
When it comes to Swedish clothing retailer H&M, the news just gets better. Earlier this week, we covered the company’s new denim clothing line made from recycled materials. On August 25, H&M Conscious Foundation, a nonprofit global foundation, announced the launch of its Global Change Award for textile recycling innovation.
Despite the 19-year-old being classified as underweight
Resolution Games raises $US6 million from Google Ventures and other investors to develop virtual-reality games.
Via someone on the right (I don't remember who, sorry) I learned of a minor tempest over at Vox.com. One of their editors asked a Swedish philosopher, Torbjorn Tannsjo, to write a piece defending the "repugnant conclusion," which Tannsjo describes thusly: My argument is simple. Show More Summary
Vox allegedly sought an op-ed from a respected Swedish professor, only to decline to run the piece when they worried it could be used to argue against abortion.
The Swedish author David Lagercrantz has picked up this series, centered on the punk hacker Lisbeth Salander and her sometime partner, the investigative journalist Mikael Blomkvist.
A 50-something woman was not using her uterus anymore, so she gave it to her daughter, and the daughter just had a baby with it. More » A Swedish Woman Has Given Birth After Receiving A Womb Transplant From Her Own Mother is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Swedish coastguard said it found about 40 bodies in the hold and rescued 439 people after it sent ship to help vessel.
Spotify and music streaming have become synonymous over the past few years as the service racks up tens of millions of users who listen to countless hours of music. Despite stiff competition, most notably from Apple, the Swedish company continues to dominate the scene by making music available anytime, anywhere. Show More Summary
50 migrants were found dead on the board of boat near Libya, about 400 migrants were rescued by two Swedish ships in the Mediterranean Sea.
Koenigsegg’s first car, the CC8S, was launched in 2002 but the company’s story goes back much further than that. Recently, CEO and founder Christian von Koenigsegg revealed the inspiration behind the Swedish supercar marque and how he actually went about raising funds to start it. Honda is bringing a radical roadster concept called the...