by Bill Pearis #1 LP of 2013 according to 'The Quietus' Online UK music mag The Quietus started five years ago and quickly became (I think) one of the best sources for music writing on the web, giving a home...
Amazon announced plans for a futuristic fleet of delivery drones that would drop purchases in 30 minutes or less. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos said the service is only about five years away, but critics speculate the launch of such a service is too idealistic.
Amy Adams has been engaged for five years (and counting), but the actress admits that planning a wedding is the last thing on her mind. The "American Hustle" star, 39, covers the January issue of Vanity Fair and clears up some rumors about her engagement to longtime love Darren Le Gallo. "I'm not pregnant. Show More Summary
The Houston Texans and Jacksonville Jaguars have the national stage to themselves on Thursday Night Football in Week 14. The two AFC cellar dwellers have won just five games total this year, with Jacksonville coming into the game at 3-9 and Houston at 2-10. Show More Summary
The shale revolution has changed the North American energy landscape dramatically over the past five years, enabling the US to grow its annual crude-oil output for the first time in decades and overtake Russia as the world's leading producer of natural gas. Show More Summary
Photo via @DimeMTL’s Instagram Is this roller derby girl skating around L.A. eligible for Skater of the Year contention? Can Heather Graham present the award to her instead of Phelps if/when she wins? Her part has about five viewings right now, which is more than most skateboard parts these days. (Skip to the 2:00 mark […]
Jodi Arias was charged with stabbing and shooting her boyfriend to death five years ago. She has changed her story more than once, but now claims the killing was in self-defense, the case is in the hands of the jury. Jean Casarez joins "CBS This Morning: Saturday" co-hosts to talk about the case.
David Warsh on the "nature of what happened in September five years ago":...George W. Bush was one of the heroes of the crisis. Despite the cavalier behavior of the first six years of his presidency, his last two years...
Within the last few years, the market for wearable computers has exploded. Today, we’re looking at five such devices that help you monitor your physical activity, stay in shape, keep track of your sleeping patterns, and go everywhere you go. You see, the best innovations are those that are exceedingly simple to use and assume [...]
Each year Bing looks back at the top U.S. searches of the last 12 months, and in their 2013 report, powerful women unquestionably took the prize. The five most-searched people of the year were all female, with Beyoncé grabbing the top...Show More Summary
Within the next five years, smart buildings will provide real-time lighting, security and comfort control for its occupants using wireless sensor networks powered by coin batteries, according to recent research by ON World. Continuous...Show More Summary
The Great Recession has given us so much since it began five years ago with the fall of Lehman Brothers and Washington Mutual, from underwater mortgages and high unemployment, to bailouts of the financial and automotive manufacturing sectors and credit freezes. Regarding the last item, a byproduct from said freeze will flood automakers with the […]
Additional episodes of the DreamWorks Animation program will premiere throughout the year, it was announced today, a deviation from the streaming service's traditional approach to launching original content. read more
Jeff Bezos wants Amazon's "Prime Air"—in which drones would make deliveries to your door —to zip packages to buyers in as few as five years. But at Reuters, David Axe isn't so sure the drones will ever get off the ground. First, the project would have to soar over...
Five plus years after the demise of Lehman Brothers and the onset of our ongoing economic crisis, the questions still beg as to whether Wall Street has learned the lessons needed to rebuild meaningful confidence in our markets and implemented real changes to do just that. The Economist recently released a fabulous report addressing these […]
Laval's Blue Course courtesy of club My golfing travels took me to Florida (5), New York (4), Ohio (1) and Pennsylvania (1). I also played in British Columbia (1), Quebec (3) and Nova Scotia (1). The total was 16 rounds on the road and only 7 at home. Show More Summary
One regrettable aspect of our frenetic dining scene is that we often denigrate the old to celebrate the new. Food, like fashion, is trendy and what seemed current five years ago becomes old-fashioned today. That makes it difficult for restaurants that have been around a while. That’s why I so respect what Ken Friedman and April Bloomfield, [...]
Among the silliest questions you get in a job interview, is the one that won’t die: “Where do you see yourself in five years?” If you’ve written a business plan, you know your five-year forecast is the least reliable outcome you “predict.” ...Show More Summary
No joke: Amazon has been working on delivery drones and CEO Jeff Bezos believes they could be zipping goods through the air to customers less than five years from now as part of its "Prime Air" service. The "Octocopter" unmanned aerial vehicles in development are capable of flying packages from...
To listen to Democratic Party interest groups, the key to more full-time jobs at higher wages is either a mystery or only achievable more than five years after one elects Fast-Talking-Democrats to Pass-Fast stimulus and Obamacare laws. But...Show More Summary