As you may have heard, cagey-ass old man Andre Miller has signed with the Minnesota Timberwolves for the 2015-16 NBA season. The Wolves have oft-injured, offensively challenged Ricky Rubio at the point, and down the roster they’ve got scrawny rookie Tyus Jones, and right there between the two of them is a need for a dependable veteran backup. Show More Summary
Back in the days of the prequels, Obi-Wan Kenobi could flip around and swing his lightsaber everywhere like any other action hero—while Ben Kenobi was a much subdued Jedi. That is, until this week’s issue of Marvel’s Star Wars, which gives us an Old Ben who can do a lot more than silly wooping noises. Read more...
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Windows 10 replaces the old and slow Internet Explorer with a brand new, fast and more secure Microsoft Edge browser. Millions of people who used IE were fed up with the many fixes Microsoft has had to release on each and every Patch Tuesday since the browser faced numerous potential attacks without these updates. Show More Summary
Several media outlets that covered a Florida shooting making national headlines showed an old mugshot of the Latino victim taken after an unrelated past arrest, even though other pictures of the victim were available. On July 23, Candelario...Show More Summary
One of the old-school games from back in the day that hasn't been shown a lot of love is Battletech. Well, that was until recently when Harebrained Schemes announced that they would be reviving the old turn-based mech sim for today's generation of gamer.Click To Continue Reading
If you’re not in love with the Dolphins’ new logo, which was introduced in 2013, you’re probably not alone. Otherwise, why would the team already be introducing (and promoting with a video) the throwbacks that they’ll be wearing against the New York Giants on December 14th? These throwback uniforms go back to the classic look that they […]
Aakash Thumaty is no ordinary 16-year old. This rising senior at Saratoga High School near San Jose is a self-taught developer who has coding skills that — he claims — rival most college engineering majors. “With the skills I’ve been...Show More Summary
Former MVP and Super Bowl champion Aaron Rodgers isn’t old enough to be forced into a pitch count yet. Former MVP and Super Bowl champion Peyton Manning is. According to Lindsay Jones of USA Today, the Broncos are going to force Manning into days off during training camp to protect the 39-year-old passer for the…
The dawn of the jet age saw the skies near major airports raked with thick black smoke trails. These exhaust plumes have largely disappeared from our atmosphere due to continuous jet engine innovations. Here is the story of the jet engine’s amazing change in visual and ecological signature since its introduction into service almost 75 years ago. Read more...
As we enter the long, hot, sultry days of summer, it’s the perfect time to talk about romance. And according to relationship data recently released, Americans like them old. The post More Americans still in love – with their cars appeared first on Elliott.
Josh Gad and Michelle Monaghan help lead the quest to save earth from an invasion of old school video game characters in 'Pixels'.
Here’s what’s trending on Wonk Wire today: The Widening Wealth Gap Between Young and Old Who Are Trump’s Supporters? Uneducated Whites Trump and Delusional Punditry Don’t Panic About Health Spending Projections U.S. Economy Expanded in Second Quarter Employment Growth is [...]
Now the whole cast is returning for Netflix?s Wet Hot American Summer: First Day at Camp, and executive producer and actor Michael Showalter is happy to explain exactly why it doesn?t matter how old the cast looks.Click To Continue Reading
IN 2013 the American Society of Civil Engineers released its four-yearly report card on the state of the nation's infrastructure. It estimated that $3.6 billion of investments were needed across the country, and gave the roads an abysmal D grade for their condition. Show More Summary
He had not even been part of protest that occurred outside the old Lexington Club on June 27, but he ended up being arrested for "resisting arrest" after he called out officers for pinning a screaming woman to the ground. [ more › ]
Poor, old, veteran and disabled residents will get more energy-saving help from Dominion Virginia Power.
What seems to be a previously unreleased Kendrick Lamar track has surfaced on Reddit today, as old songs by now-famous rappers are likely to do. On “Hub City’s Wild Side” Lamar refers to himself as K.Dot frequently, which is the best indicator that it’s from pre-Section.80 era, when he still used that moniker. By the […]
In this edition of DiResta, Jimmy uses a mix of old techniques and new shortcuts, including some from YouTube, to bind his lab notebook. Read more on MAKE The post DiResta: Book Binding appeared first on Make: DIY Projects, How-Tos, Electronics, Crafts and Ideas for Makers.
This is rather humorous in a very dark, bleak kinda way. Apparently, a 92-year old German woman woke up in a morgue just hours after a doctor mistakenly pronounced her as being dead. Two days later, the woman passed away at her home from a heart condition, which was completely unrelated to the original misdiagnosis. […]