Designer Tom Dixon gives us his version of the modern gentleman’s club with a new collection of furniture, lighting, and objects for the home. Bright metallic finishings in gold and silver add to the refined atmosphere. Dixon also adds new colors… Tom Dixon “CLUB” Furniture and Lighting Collection is a post by Thomas Welch on Selectism.
Boston Scientific received European regulatory approval for its bare metal REBEL Platinum Chromium Coronary Stent System for treatment of coronary artery disease. The stent is essentially the Promus PREMIER but without the everolimus drug coating. Show More Summary
Precious metals (gold in particular) continue to push higher and along with copper (to the downside) hold 'center-stage' among world commodity markets. As Citi's FX Technicals group notes gold has traded above very strong resistanceShow More Summary
Let’s check the Google alert mailbag to see what blessings the Lord gave us this week! This college basketball game This dog, but don’t even click the link, it’s too sad and I cried This water-to-wine machine, again, because it turns...Show More Summary
The Daily Beast brings news of a Baltimore based band Hatebeak this is breaking new ground in music as the first known band to have an African Grey parrot for a lead singer. Parrots have long been relegated to menial communication: echoing sentiments about popcorn and crackers or, at best, doing adorable covers of other people’s terrible music. Show More Summary
Secretary of State John Kerry's declaration that it's a mistake for Israel to demand Palestinians recognize it as a Jewish state enraged one rocker. Dave Dramain, the lead singer of the heavy metal group Disturbed, let loose on Kerry via Twitter this week. Show More Summary
For the first time researchers have shown that freestanding metal membranes consisting of a single layer of atoms can be stable under ambient conditions. The success and promise of atomically thin carbon, in which carbon atoms are arranged...Show More Summary
Whoopie pies and other sandwich cookies are always fun to make and eat. This is especially true of bite-sized sandwich cookies, where the small size of the dessert makes it a little bit cuter and, somehow, a little bit more tempting than a full size cookie. The most difficult part of getting those bite sized...
Institutional banks and their bearish forecasts are propelling the yellow metal to higher levels as the "wall of worry" gains strength.
The release of Konami’s much-anticipated Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes is drawing nearer, and it wouldn’t be a Metal Gear Solid game without some kind of peripheral fun to go along with it. Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes is going...Show More Summary
It’s been nearly six years since Hideo Kojima and his team at Konami delivered the PS3 epic Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots. Finally, its sequel is nearly upon us. The first part of Kojima Productions’ ambitious Metal Gear Solid 5 project arrives next week on PS3 and PS4. Show More Summary
by Wyatt Marshall Agalloch at Music Hall of Williamsburg, 2012 (more by Wyatt Marshall) Fans were justifiably bummed when early Norwegian black metal greats turned experimentalists Ulver dropped off the Maryland Death Fest bill (May 22-25) due to health concerns....
Metal Gear is one of the most successful and popular videogame franchises to date, but when Metal Gear Solid was being developed, neither Konami nor Hideo Kojima had high hopes for it. Surprisingly enough, that turned out to be of enormous...Show More Summary
Bridge Metal Indus., LLC v. The Travelers Indemnity Co., No. 11–4228, 2014 WL 928876 (2d Cir. Mar. 11, 2014) The court of appeals affirmed the district court decision finding trade dress to be “title” for purposes of an advertising injury policy. Show More Summary
Mausoleum Records 2014 It's been awhile, but French metal band Existance are finally releasing their long-awaited and highly-anticipated debut album. The last time we checked in with this young act (which incidentally features vocalist/guitarist...Show More Summary
It took 27 years and a lot of plot twists for the main character of the Metal Gear series—whether it's Big Boss or Solid Snake—to become something more than just a bunch of pixels or polygons. Read more...
I grew up in the '80s in the midst of the hair band era, and saw most of them live at one time or another. Once I month I'll revisit my youth in this column and spotlight one of the lesser known bands of the era. Everybody is familiar...Show More Summary
The Swiss bank's internal review of its precious metals business comes amid expanding regulatory investigations into potential manipulation of everything from interest rates to the price of commodities and currencies.
One of the biggest talking points surrounding the impending launch of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes is the game's relatively short length. Hideo Kojima explains why that won't be a problem in this video. The crux of his argumentShow More Summary
If you live beside a forest in Santiago, Chile, you likely want to stay cool during those hot summer days, but you also don't want to be pumping the AC all day long, nor do you want your house to stick out like a sore thumb. Luckily,...Show More Summary