Pixar has released a free online course to explain the science and technology behind its approach to making computer-generated animated films. The interactive course covers most of the math-based aspects of the production pipeline, such...Show More Summary
Video: Ballet shoes are dainty, thin and unique. Jack Flynn and Nick David filmed this short documentary of the Freed of London ballet shoe factory in Hackney, London, to give us a look at how they’re made and the history behind the shoe factory and the people who have worked there for years. More »
There would be no Joe Webb magic this week. For the first time this preseason, the Carolina Panthers walked away on the short end of the stick, as the New England Patriots hung on for a 17-16 win behind the arm of backup quarterbackShow More Summary
TRACK 4 "Sign Spinners" From Natural Information Society and Bitchin Bajas' Autoimaginary DRAG CITY Liner notes: Spectral keyboards, hypnotic bass lines, and lighter-than-air percussion make for a spooky-fun instrumental. Behind the music: Joshua Abrams launched Natural Information Society to showcase the guimbri, an African lute. Show More Summary
No, Peter Chou isn't leaving HTC. As the company is gearing up to launch its virtual reality platform (and another flagship phone) later this year, the co-founder has decided to pick up a second role at renowned visual effects company, Digital Domain, to strengthen his company's VR know-how. Show More Summary
Uber has hired the hackers behind one of the most terriyfing hacks in recent memory. You’ll remember Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek as the security researchers who last month demonstrated their ability to stop Chrysler vehicles in their tracks remotely by hacking their internet connected powers. More »
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. Incredibly, even he thought it was a stupid idea. The...
In today’s infographic from Express Writers, we’re taking a look at the hottest social media posts in history – and how you can be inspired to run a more successful social media campaign yourself.
It's my 39th season covering high school football. When I saw seven iPads lined up on a table behind the Santa Ana Mater Dei bench Friday night for coaches to watch instant replays against La Puente Bishop Amat, I shook my head and mumbled, "Wow."
Permanent Records is an ongoing closer look at the records that matter most. In 2004, after toiling for years behind the scenes as an in-house producer at Roc-A-Fella Records, Kanye West made his grand entrance on the world stage. His...Show More Summary
Shortstop Didi Gregorius went a surprising 4-for-5 with a homer and a career-high six RBIs as the New York Yankees broke out for a 15-4 interleague rout of the Atlanta Braves to remain 1 1/2 games behind Toronto in the AL East.
FKA Twigs attempts to hide behind her friend after leaving the movies in Los Angeles earlier this week. The 27-year-old musician tried to keep a low profile after leaving the theater. Speaking with LA Times recently, she opened up about the mesmerizing dance during her FYF performance of “How’s That”. “That dance signifies everybody leaving,” [...]
It’s never a good thing when you just finish driving a hot hatch like the Volkswagen Golf R and then get into a bigger vehicle like the 2015 Toyota 4Runner. When we got behind the wheel of the 4Runner sport utility vehicle, we had to adjust our mindset to accommodate the larger vehicle’s driving dynamics. […]
As I sit in the crowded tap room at Sawdust City Brewing Company waiting for Sam Corbeil, brewmaster and co-founder, the space buzzes with a mix of locals sitting at the bar and a large group of tourists behind me; the flashes of their cameras light up the darkly lit room as they capture memories […] The post Sawdust City Brewing Company appeared first on The Bar Towel.
Researchers claim to have hit on the right combination of solar cell type and battery to charge an electric vehicle battery with higher efficiency than ever before. The team behind the research says the system could soon make it possible...Show More Summary
When Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Kevin Kiermaier took the field tonight, he didn’t plan on adding his name to the blooper reels. But that’s exactly what he did. The second-year center fielder out of Parkland College misjudged a pop-up by Kansas City Royals designated hitter Kendrys Morales, which was ruled a home run after hitting […]
"It was unheard of for outlets like Ebony or Essence to talk about breastfeeding as it relates to social justice." The post Why Breastfeeding Rates Among Black Mothers Lag Far Behind And The People Trying To Change It appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Microsoft Edge (codenamed “Project Spartan”) is the new default browser built for Windows 10. The cornerstone of the all-new Microsoft Edge web platform is EdgeHTML, a new engine designed from the ground-up with interoperability at its core. Microsoft Edge provides Web Note for native page annotation and sharing capabilities, Reading view and reading list support, […]
Martin Prado and Marcell Ozuna homered off Washington starter Max Scherzer, and the Miami Marlins built a three-run lead and held on to beat the Nationals 4-3 on Friday night.
The idea behind the TouchArcade Game of the Week is that every Friday afternoon we post the one game that came out this week that we think is worth giving a special nod to. Now, before anyone goes over-thinking this, it doesn't necessarily mean our Game of the Week pick is the highest scoring game