Nuance says its Swype+Dragon application for Android and iOS has reached end of development. "Nuance will no longer be updating the Swype+Dragon keyboard for Android. We’re sorry to leave the direct-to-consumer keyboard business, but...Show More Summary
Remember Heelys, those horrendously unsafe sneakers with the built-in wheels that were popular in the early 2000s? Yeah, they're back from the graveyard... sorta. Razor (not to be confused with Razer) has taken the same concept of wheels-on-heels...Show More Summary
Many American pundits have bought into the idea that Vladimir Putin is a grand master of international politics and that the Russians are better than we are at eking strategic triumphs from tangled quagmires. Syria now stands as the smoldering rebuttal to this shrewdly woven myth. The myth long predates Putin’s rise. Show More Summary
What: A ghastly “graveyard” of five “dead dogs” lying in front of headstones engraved with the name, age, and cause of death of each dog who died during... The post Jack Daniel’s Party Draws ‘Dog Graveyard’ Protest appeared first on PETA.
If you’re in the mood, would you consider taking a walk with me and, while we’re at it, thinking a little about America’s wars?
Authored by Pepe Escobar via The Asia Times, Beijing’s strategic priority is to prevent ETIM fighters exiled in Afghanistan crossing the Wakhan Corridor to carry out operations in Xinjiang The latest plot twist in the endless historical...Show More Summary
The colorful animated comedy “Monster Family” relies so heavily on pratfalls, slapstick and other bits of rude or raucous action that it undercuts whatever good intentions its workable story may have had. The result: an anything-goes hodgepodge in need of a smarter, tighter narrative and more deftly...
Each “gravestone” represented one of the 41 orcas who have died on SeaWorld’s watch. The post Activists Install Haunting Orca ‘Graveyard’ Outside of Thomas Cook’s Annual General Meeting appeared first on PETA.
For nearly two centuries, the woods at George Washington’s famous estate contained a secret. A graveyard for the former president’s slaves lay buried beneath a thicket of vegetation. Removed from the property’s typical tourist spots,...Show More Summary
What: A ghastly “graveyard” of five “dead dogs” lying in front of headstones engraved with the name, age, and cause of death of each dog who died during... The post ‘Dog Graveyard’ to Haunt Jack Daniel’s Over Deadly Iditarod Sponsorship appeared first on PETA.
Ever wonder where all those old devices end up?
The massive graveyard of a suspected ancient Viking army that invaded England in the late ninth century was accidentally unearthed in a church garden more than 30 years ago. But scientists couldn’t date the bones age, which meant they couldn’t figure out who the 300 skeletons had...
Each time an epidemic of bubonic plague hit London between the 14th and 17th centuries, about 20% of the capital's population was wiped out. This led to graveyards and cemeteries becoming overcrowded and the need to bury victims of the plague in mass graves. Show More Summary
A recent paper describes an unusual discovery: dead squid littered across the deep sea bottom of the Gulf of California. It's a squid graveyard that might be a boon for deep-sea animals.
Our president is making a mockery of us on the world stage. Recently, a memory of my son as a small boy came back to me. He was, in those days, terrified of clowns. Something about their strange, mask-like, painted faces unnerved him utterly, chilled him to the bone. Show More Summary
Just a short walk away from Highgate Cemetery, one of London’s creepiest Victorian graveyards, is another, smaller memorial to the dearly departed. Since December of 2016, a guerrilla shrine of sorts has sprouted atop a patch of land...Show More Summary
January is the grimmest month as far as new releases are concerned, an elephant's graveyard where signs of life are few. So it's a good thing we can count on Liam Neeson to periodically rescue us from these dark and desperate times. Starting with "Taken" a decade ago, a saga successful enough to...
A gnarled old tree looms over the tombstones in a small church graveyard. Its trunk bent at an odd angle, it seems to crouch over the ground, its knotted branches outstretched in all directions. According to local legend, this Spanish Sweet Chestnut tree sprouted from seeds stored within a dead sailor’s pocket. Show More Summary
The WEFRIED gang stays on that graveyard shift. You never know what you're gonna see out there in those dark hours. The post WEFRIED 02: Graveyard Shift appeared first on TransWorld SKATEboarding.
This past Sunday, the Cleveland Browns cemented their terrible legacy by putting themselves in he history for all the wrong reasons, which is pretty much what they do on a regular basis. After losing to the Steelers, the team fell to 0-16, only the second team in league history to complete that feat since the NFL […]