Facebook suffers outage, drone crashes into White House, Microsoft announces financials, Nest replaces Dropcams, Funny or Die thinks weather is funny, and the BMW ad celebrating ignorance. Facebook was Down, Albeit Briefly Things to do when Facebook is down: 1. Show More Summary
As often happens with snowstorms, the forecasters look to have gotten it a bit wrong, with supposedly epic snowfall of two feet plus for New York City now significantly downgraded by the Weather Channel, which has a bias to overpredict,...Show More Summary
Quote of the Day goes to Gary Szatkowski, a meteorologist at the National Weather Service in Mt. Holly, 12:46am today: You made a lot of tough decisions expecting us to get it right, and we didn't. Once again, I'm sorry. — Gary Szatkowski...Show More Summary
NYC radar shows band of heavy snow inching its way toward metro area pic.twitter.com/WwJeptLVgx — Weather Underground (@wunderground) January 27, 2015 The historic storm is just about to peak. So far, four governors have declared states of emergency, more than 7,000 flights have been cancelled, and road travel is banned in Massachusetts, New Jersey, Connecticut, […]
We've heard for years how climate change is making the weather more extreme. If you live between New York City and Boston, you're probably seeing the evidence outside your window tonight in the form of lots and lots (and lots) of snow. Show More Summary
Steve seems to be taking the snowstorm in stride: For size reference, that is a full sized briefcase that carries a 17? macbook pro behind him. This is a massive beast. And even though he is the most prepared for inclement weather out of EVERYONE in this household, he hates the cold weather. If the [Read more...]
We've seen hundreds of apps devoted to organizing your finances or fitness. How about fashion — specifically, harnessing the power of technology to declutter your wardrobe? ClosetSpace tackles this area by combining curated outfit suggestions...Show More Summary
Asian share markets were mostly firmer on Tuesday and the euro clung to rare gains. ||| Sydney - Asian share markets were mostly firmer on Tuesday and the euro clung to rare gains, relieved that European equities had weathered Greece's election outcome without much disruption. Show More Summary
National Weather Service forecasters have been tracking a low pressure area that moved from the Midwest into the Atlantic Ocean today, and is expected to become a strong nor’easter that will bring blizzard conditions to the northeastern U.S. The path of the system was captured in a NASA movie of NOAA’s GOES-East satellite imagery. An…
Winter Storm Juno is expected to hit the northeast in a big way. While everyone is calling it the #Blizzardof2015, the Weather Channel has given it the name Winter Storm Juno. No matter what it’s called, there’s no doubt that this huge...Show More Summary
The winter storm pounding the Northeast with snow means an extra night in the Big Easy for the Philadelphia 76ers.
7:56pm — Since I’m a #weather and #journalism freak hunkered down in #NYC, I’m digging the opportunity to blog the juncture of all three #s as the #BlizzardOf2015 bears down on the Northeast Coast. So here’s the first interesting thing. While the coverage is all breathless with portent… … the generally reliable Intellicast app tells me this: In […]
Cold comfort, perhaps, but this should make you feel slightly better: At least you aren't struggling through this winter weather in Gilded Age costume. Read more...
Whilethenortheaststrugglestocompletefinalpreparationsfortheoncoming#BlizzardOf2015,everyoneelseintheUnitedStatesisappreciatingwarmerweather,thefeelingintheirfingersandtoes,andtheunencumberedabilitytoventureoutsidewithoutfearofsuddenShow More Summary
Zillow is on the brink of a deal with one of the nation’s largest multiple listing services that would help the top real estate portal weather the end of a contract with listing syndicator ListHub. The board of Rockville, Maryland-based...
If you are one of the 28 million people in the path of Winter Storm Juno, it’s time to prepare yourself.
What is it about extreme weather that gets people in the mood for lovin’? If it’s too hot you need someone to cool down with (presumably naked), and when it’s too cold you need someone to stoke your fire. Well as New Yorkers are currently hunkering down for what the National Weather Service says might […]
By Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares moved higher on Tuesday and the euro clung to rare gains, relieved that European markets had weathered Greece's election outcome without much disruption. Bad weather in the United StatesShow More Summary
The mall in @CentralParkNYC. #NYC #blizzardof2015 pic.twitter.com/eWD4rSpUFA — Anthony Quintano (@AnthonyQuintano) January 26, 2015 Snowmaggedon. Snow-pacalypse. Juno? Whatever you social media marketers folks want to call it, we're sticking with the simple Blizzard of 2015. Show More Summary
The National Basketball Association has announced that tonight’s Portland Trail Blazers at Brooklyn Nets game, scheduled for 7:30 p.m. at Barclays Center, has been postponed due to severe weather conditions. The game has been rescheduled for Monday, April 6, at 7:00 p.m. All tickets for tonight’s game will be honored on the rescheduled date, April 6.