The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band turns 50 years old this week, and to mark the occasion, Apple Records has trotted out a deluxe reissue set, the crown jewel of which is a new stereo remix of the album by Giles Martin, son of the late Sir George Martin. Show More Summary
Critics’ reviews are all about meat this week Brett Anderson crowns Central City BBQ the best barbecue restaurant New Orleans has ever seen, which is a big deal since the cinder block barbecue joint let its pit master go in late March (only three months after opening). Show More Summary
Sushi on a rooftop in River North — could I dream up a restaurant that sounds like more of a sure bet for the downtown crowd? Noyane, which opened this week on the 21st floor of the Conrad Hotel, is dealing in some world-class fish, flying in hamachi, maguro and more from Japan's Tsukiji market...
This week's Hearthstone [Free] Tavern Brawl is one for the nostalgic among us. A Peek to the Past does away with all the expansions and adventures and, instead, turns back the hands of time to (almost) the beginning of Hearthstone. This week's Brawl will have you building a deck only with Basic and Classic cards,
Here we go again. This week, Microsoft announced the new Surface Pro, the successor to the well-received Surface Pro 4 laptop/tablet hybrid. And Apple is rumored to be working on an updated iPad Pro, which could be introduced as soon...Show More Summary
A new Cyprus peace conference in Geneva to push forward stalled reunification talks could be agreed by the end of this week, a UN official said Wednesday. "It is both possible and also my ambition to get an agreement on this issue at the end of this week," UN envoy Espen Barth Eide said. Show More Summary
As of May 18, there were 5,623 local homes listed with an average asking price of $1.6 million. The average "market time" estimates it is taking 55 days for an Orange County home to be sold vs. 60 days this week a year ago.
POST UPDATE Two bright thinkers representing North America in the 12th annual Alltech Young Scientist (AYS) program in Louisville, Kentucky this week at ONE: The Alltech Ideas Conference have each won the world’s most prestigious agriscience competition for university students. Show More Summary
Want to stay up to date with this year’s IGNITION conference and all things media? Subscribe here to receive our free weekly IGNITION newsletter. Ever since last summer, Instagram has made a habit of replicating the features that have...Show More Summary
Note: The Pound Sterling weren't available at the time of writing.Nintendo eShop (Switch)ULTRA STREET FIGHTER II The Final Challengers (CAPCOM, available May 26) - €39.99Featuring a stellar line-up of 19 unique characters, includingShow More Summary
This week Microsoft has officially unveiled its all-new Surface Pro. Pegged as “the most versatile laptop on the planet,” the revamped device now welcomes up to 13.5 hours of battery life, is more than 2.5 times faster than Surface Pro 3, and provides unmatched versatility and mobility in a new, lighter, more refined design. The […]
A top official at the U.S. Department of Education resigned this week over several disputes with Education Secretary Betsy DeVos. BuzzFeed reports that James Runcie, the former chief operating officer of Federal Student Aid, sent a letter of resignation this week that said he could no longer in...
What's the most populous nation in the world? For years, the answer to that question was simple and rarely disputed: China. But this week an academic has sparked widespread discussion around the world by making a bold claim — that China's official population estimates were wrong and in fact India was now the world's largest country. […]
The U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance® (USFRA®) is at the Sustainable Brands Conference in Detroit this week to showcase the sustainability of farmers and ranchers and unveil the first-ever Agriculture in America Sustainability Report. Show More Summary
Beyoncé and Jay Z are officially a billion-dollar couple after Forbes put their combined worth at $1.16 billion this week. The entertainment tycoons not only earn millions from music and tours, but they also rake in cash from numerous side companies and business ventures. Join the conversation about this story »
In the same way that gob-stopping moments in sports are replayed on TV in slow motion, streaming platform Twitch is now bringing that experience to the Esports realm. The platform announced earlier this week the addition of playbackShow More Summary
For this week’s Meal of the Week, I focus on an “airline meal” served in an airport lounge. I’ll explain what I mean shortly. Ethiopian Airlines was kind enough to set me up with a complimentary room at the Novotel on the ground of Bangkok SVV, but I was on my own when it came […] The post A Remarkable Airline Meal in an Airport Lounge appeared first on Live and Let's Fly.
Man, you take a week off Pretty Little Liars and all heck breaks loose. Before we get into this thing, let me get a few of these hot takes out here: -- It's always been a little weird how Pastor Ted (Edward Kerr) could stay above the...Show More Summary
Memorial Day Weekend is almost upon us and in addition to all the barbecues, pools parties, and parades taking place in communities across the state, you can also explore some music, art, and theater events. Here are some of the funShow More Summary
This week on Cool Tools' Maker Update: Kitty Grabs Gold, a beer cooler that follows you, the Circuit Playground Express, Adafruit and Microsoft, Other Machine Co. and Bre Pettis, Tinkercad Lego export, a great kit for gadget and toy hacking, and Maker Faires. Our featured Cool Tool is the iFixit Electronics Tool Kit. Check out the show notes.