Lausanne, Switzerland, February 22, 2017 - Nanjing, China, has been officially announced as the venue for the 2017 FIVB Volleyball World Grand Prix Finals, when the top teams in Group 1 will play for gold at he FIVB’s top annual competition for women's national teams.
With each new installment, Rockstar Games’ Grand Theft Auto series evolves our comprehension of what video games can be. As the worlds become grander, with majestic arboreal vistas unfolding in the shadow of downtown skyscrapers, the game’s beauty clashes with the humor and violence of its gameplay. Show More Summary
From a closing at Grand Central Market to new tasting menus from an L.A. veteran, here’s what’s happening in the Los Angeles food-and-drink world. Farewell: Bar Moruno, Mozza alums Chris Feldmeier and David Rosoff’s Spanish-inspired restaurant at Grand Central Market, will close Sunday. The stall...
Angelina Jolie's latest appearance was a family affair! The 41-year-old actress attended a press conference ahead of the world premiere of her new film, First They Killed My Father, at the Raffles Grand Hotel D'Angkor in Siem Reap, Cambodia, on Saturday. Show More Summary
Few video game protagonists keep to strict working hours, and how could they? When there's a war to win, a world to save, a lover's heart to ensnare and all the other grand and arduous problems that a game designer asks us to solve,Show More Summary
It's been more than 10 years since the world was first introduced to the intrepid Psychonauts! Now, with the Grand Head of the Psychonauts Truman Zannotto in peril, Raz (a newly minted agent) and his friends must stage a daring rescue -- in virtual reality! Psychonauts in the Rhombus of Ruin is out next week on PS VR.
When you have a wedding at Disney World, you're promised an experience nothing short of magical. These newlyweds tied the knot at the Grand Floridian Resort, where even Mickey and Minnie attended as guests! At the end of the night, they...Show More Summary
Lausanne, Switzerland, February 15, 2017 - The climax of this year's international volleyball calendar, the FIVB Volleyball World Grand Champions Cup 2017 will take place in Japan from September 5 to 10 (women's competition) and from September 12 to 17 (men's competition). Show More Summary
Very sad to hear that Hans Rosling has passed away. Such a grand ninja of dataviz. His spectacular talks convinced me that data stories could be enlightening, illuminating, and entertaining – all at the same time. Some of his best sequences: » Five ways the world is doing better than you think (2013) – people are […]
Speaking prior to the Laureus World Sport Awards on Tuesday, the 31-year old said he would be happy to give the Finn some advice ahead of the Australian Grand Prix in March.
Just like the rest of the world, the Grammys love Adele. She had a huge 2016, and she'll probably win a bunch of awards. So it makes sense that they tapped her to open up the ceremony, which she did in grand Adele fashion, belting out "Hello" from the middle of a darkened stage. Watch…
Hot on the heels of Michelin's 2017 guide to France, the Grandes Tables du Monde association has outed its latest selection of gastronomic restaurants around the world, featuring eight new additions.
Stephen Cox Blog Presented by McGunegill Engine Performance Triumph took the world by storm in 1938 by introducing its Speed Twin, the first of the great British parallel twin street motorcycles. But their enthusiasm – and sales – were cut short by World War II, which began the following September. Triumph engineers quickly adjusted to [...]
These fictional structures seem to be ripped right out of the concept art for a sci-fi film, envisioning a world of architecture that’s totally out of scale with humans but fittingly grand for the environments in which they’re placed. ’Last Day’ by Ukrainian architect Mykhallo Ponomarkenko is the first prize-winning entry at this year’s Fairy …
I’m putting out a call for brilliant entrepreneurs who want to enroll in Singularity University’s Global Solutions Program (GSP). The GSP is where you’ll learn about exponentially growing technology, dig into humanity’s Global Grand Challenges (GGCs) and then start a new company, product or service with the goal of positively impacting 1 billion people within […]
Renowned architectural firm Foster + Partners has announced a new competition win for a project in one of the world’s most sacred grounds, Makkah. Located close to Grand Mosque and Holy Kaaba, the main area of interest to visitors, the mixed-use complex will consist of a luxury hotel and serviced apartments. The Saudi Arabian city […]
Taking over the world isn’t easy, but Google is well on its way. The company’s Android platform is still in its infancy in the grand scheme of things, and yet smart thinking on Google’s part caused adoption to skyrocket in no time at all. Show More Summary
In the middle of Windber, Pennsylvania, lies the world's largest Ouija board. The ouija board now rests atop the roof of the 130-year-old Grand Midway Hotel -- a rumored haunted building owned by film make Blair Murphy. The hotel is no longer in operation, though it still houses a number of invitation-only guests. Show More Summary
Niko, my cousin, want to go bowling - on Xbox One?! Rockstar Games has confirmed that Grand Theft Auto 4 and its two standalone DLC episodes are now playable via Xbox One backwards compatibility