Because of their beer-bonging, rubber dinghy crowd-surfing, party^? (party to the infinity!) live shows, Slow Dance is Seattle party rap royalty. They turn it the fuck up like few in the city have dared, and their debut album—2011'sShow More Summary
Hackaday is settling in with the action at the Midwest RepRap Festival in Goshen, Indiana. Already it’s turning out to be a great weekend; an hour after the doors opened at 6:00 pm on Friday, with a freight train blocking traffic for half the town, there were more than 100 people through the doors. Show More Summary
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Steve Smith confessed Thursday that he had never been fired from a job before. His time among the ranks of the unemployed didn't last long. The Baltimore Ravens signed the receiver, who turns 35 before the start of the regular season, on Friday a day after the Carolina Panthers released him. Show More Summary
Brownie in a mug is a two minute dessert. This must-have recipe is perfect for the days when you don't feel like turning on the oven or want to make dessert just for one. For a richer brownie, add a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
It used to be we feared robots of the hard, angular persuasion, the best example being the Terminator. I suppose if one turned up on your doorstep, shotgun and/or beating heart in hand, you’d empty your into your jocks, but now our mechanical future foes can adopt a more sinister, useful form — the soft and extremely mobile kind. More »
R. Scott Bakker fans are unfoubtedly aware that the author has turned in the manuscript for The Unholy Consult. This was confirmed on Bakker's blog earlier this week:My agent has the book, and I’m having several copies of the manuscript printed up and bound to distribute to some keen-eyed friends today. Show More Summary
As I alluded to earlier, I was leaving the press room one afternoon at HIMSS14, and there I see former national IT coordinator Dr. Farzad Mostashari hanging around Gregg Masters and Dr. Pat Salber of Health Innovation Media. It turns...Show More Summary
Submitted by Jim Quinn of The Burning Platform blog, “The risk of catastrophe will be very high. The nation could erupt into insurrection or civil violence, crack up geographically, or succumb to authoritarian rule. If there is a war, it is likely to be one of maximum risk and effort – in other words, a total war. Show More Summary
Yesterday we had a post, based on a Financial Times story that suggested YouTube had somehow given the UK government "special" powers to censor videos they don't like. After digging deeper into this issue, it appears that the Financial...Show More Summary
According to the folks at Kolelinia, cyclists are spending twice as much money as they need to on a bike. The company has just designed a more compact alternative called the Halfbike that looks like someone stripped away all the comfy bits from a real bike, leaving us with the cyclists’ equivalent of a standing desk. More »
Welcome back to Selfie Loathing! Every Friday, we check out what the stars did this week when they turned cameras on themselves. This edition features Fiddy hanging out with a Mob Wife; SJP getting excited about a penny; Lena Dunham's cupping aftermath and Taylor and Ina in the kitchen. Celebrity Instagrams, presented without comment. Enjoy. Read more...
For three months, no boats. And once again, we’ve had a week in which more boat people have gone home than turned up: …
The weigh-ins from UFC 171 just went down, and, in a surprising turn, welterweight contender Johny Hendricks missed weight. Hendricks is slated to fight Robbie Lawler in the card's main event, with the vacant welterweight title on the line. "Big Rigg " weighed in at 171.5 pounds, 1.5 pounds over the weight limit. Show More Summary
Seinfeld is known as the “show about nothing.” However, LJ Frezza must have misheard it, because he turned the sitcom into a show about no one. Seinfeld meets 28 Days Later in this hilarious, sad, and creepy supercut.
Bay Area sound critic Marc Weidenbaum—acoustic historian, noise futurist, music instructor, and writer of a brand new book about Aphex Twin—has been blogging about music, electronics, and everyday sounds at his blog Disquiet here at Gizmodo for the last few months. Read more...
The photos from San Francisco's first skywalk have arrived, and we're swooning. It turns out the real challenge in building a clear-glass cantilevered skywalk off the side of your Twin Peaks home isn't so much getting it to bear...
American Dad takes to the sky this week in hopes of turning you into a frequent crier. (You know, from
Dollar: I think the Fed is in a real pickle next week. If they can't get the stock market turned back up on Monday or Tuesday they will have to decide whether or not to taper into a falling market. On one hand withdrawing liquidity during a semi crisis may just make the situation worse. Show More Summary