Amazon Web Services (AWS) today showed off Amazon Snowball, a 45-pound piece of hardware for storing 50TB of data that can be shipped to AWS to be stored in the cloud. This is a pretty wild thing for AWS to launch, because AWS provides cloud infrastructure and services, not bespoke hardware. It’s what’s distinguished AWS […]
Breaking down the social media strategy of the organization with a stranglehold on the nation's gun policy. The post 5 Wildly Misleading Things The NRA Has Tweeted Since The Oregon Shooting appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Houston advanced to the ALDS with a win in the Wild Card Game on Tuesday.
To this day, my all-time favorite movie trailer continues to be the magical, transportive, heart-heavy trailer for Where the Wild Things Are. I still get misty when I watch it. I almost wish the movie hadn't existed. The two-minute trailer...
The Cubs are facing off against the Pirates on Wednesday in the NL Wild Card game and Chicago fans are getting ready for the big game. As (...)
The Pirates and Cubs will start their aces on Wednesday.
Hi everyone. We launched our epic PS4 papercraft adventure Tearaway Unfolded into the wild last month and we've loved seeing the response from both players and critics alike.
The Yankees wrapped up their regular season on Sunday by getting swept in Baltimore, but for the first time since 2012, they have a postseason to look forward to. Of course, that postseason could potentially last all of one night: They’ll play the Houston Astros in the American League Wild... More »
Weirds with beards gathered in Austria for the World Beard and Mustache Championships. Things got a bit hairy during the competition as 300 contestants competed for the ultimate title. Check out the fierce facial hair photos here! Beard me.
Will the Astros’ home-run power play up in cozy Yankee Stadium?
'Mr. Robot' has transformed its parent network USA from sad loser to crowing superstar. How? With superb writing. Here's what we can learn from its success. Column by Cath Murphy A few weeks back I wrote a column explaining what we could...Show More Summary
Few things in sports are more physically and mentally grueling than a 162-game Major League Baseball season, but the long journey will come to a screeching halt Tuesday and Wednesday for the losers of the American and National League...Show More Summary
What is happening?! LGD are 0-2, Cloud9 is 2-0 and everything is topsy turvy. The League of Legends World Championships have been absolutely wild so far and there's no sign of things slowing. Let's give special props to C9. They areShow More Summary
You remember Steve Bartman, right? Of course, you do. He's the most notorious fan in all of sports: The playoff-bound Chicago Cubs are trying to make things right after Bartman was made out to be some sort of villain in 2003. A GoFundMe account started by a fellow fan has emerged with a goal of $5,000 in mind. Show More Summary
Major League Baseball and its rules, written or otherwise, bring about the most passionate of sports discussions. Tradition, the “right way” of doing things and one side’s self-interest go against new-age, outside-the-box thinking and...Show More Summary
Mud, timber, junk, fires, splinters, rust, daubed paint… Suddenly people are talking about adventure playgrounds again. With the Turner Prize-nominated… The post Wild things appeared first on The Spectator.
A villager from Sichuan province, out fishing in the wild waters near Chengdu, hauled up a very strange thing on Tuesday. It is yellow in color, weighs 6.5kg, its body is 30-40cm wide, there is a long root/tail attached to the body and it is covered in black barnacles. [ more › ]
Among the ladies, there’s an ongoing popular web joke which really confuses me: “Drake wouldn’t treat me like this.” Which is a wild thing to say because, well, have you heard any of his lyrics? Drake is almost definitely worse than the fuck boy you’re messing around with right now. Don’t believe me?
Ever hear of 'Karezza” sex? “There are only two tragedies in life: one is not getting what one wants, the other is getting it,” said Oscar Wilde. Passion is a tricky, elusive thing. Once captured, it flounders. But why does it wither...Show More Summary
Small aliens, giant robots, robot aliens, monsters, dragons, genies, wild things. YouTuber Burger Fiction presents some of the most extraordinary pals that children have teamed up with in films. Not a single Gundam made it in though...