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Watch This: Humans get hacked in a landmark dystopian anime

Every day, Watch This offers staff recommendations inspired by a new movie coming out that week. This week: Transcendence has us scanning our memory banks in search of the best technophobic thrillers. Ghost In The Shell (1995) The title card that introduces Mamoru Oshii’s Ghost In The Shell is split into two sentences. Show More Summary

Eyefi Launches Wi-Fi Memory Cards Into the Cloud

You’d think most new digital cameras would come with built-in Wi-Fi these days, but only 46% of those that ship in 2014 will have the ability to connect to the Internet. And sure, there's no denying you can take better quality photos...Show More Summary

BP (Not Coast Guard): Gulf Cleanup Finally Complete

BP says it’s so, now round up the party favors: The cleanup efforts to wipe away all memory of the 2010 oil spill that lasted 85 days and sullied some 778 miles of Gulf of Mexico shore when the company’s Deepwater Horizon rig exploded is, after exhausting $14 billion and 70 million man-hours, officially over.

Welcome to Pricey Las Vegas for Memorial Day Weekend

Finding a hotel is often only one part of your trip. The other half is getting there. And our bro Jaunted does a bang-up job of covering the latest news and trends in the travel world. Out in Vegas, VegasChatter is keeping us informed on what's going down in Sin City. Show More Summary

Dole doubles down on Peel the Love banana tour

Dole Food Co. plans to expand its Peel the Love banana tour this year, adding a second route to run the promotion concurrently in Eastern and Western cities starting Memorial Day weekend.

Jeremy Renner to Narrate History's The World Wars

Two-time Oscar nominee Jeremy Renner ( The Hurt Locker, The Town ) will narrate the three-night event series, "The World Wars," premiering Memorial Day, May 26 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on History. "The stories that came out of 'The World Wars'...Show More Summary

Jeremy Renner to Narrate HISTORY's 'The World Wars' this Memorial Day

Two-time Oscar® Nominee Jeremy Renner (THE HURT LOCKER, THE TOWN) will narrate the three-night event series, THE WORLD WARS, premiering Memorial Day, May 26 at 9PM ET/PT on HISTORY.

Watch This: The best Matrix sequel went straight to DVD

Every day, Watch This offers staff recommendations inspired by a new movie coming out that week. This week: Transcendence has us scanning our memory banks in search of the best technophobic thrillers. The Animatrix (2003) The mere fact that The Animatrix exists is almost reason enough to watch it. Show More Summary

A Curated Selection of Wonderfully Gruesome Sentences from Wikipedia

yesterdayOdd : The Hairpin

by Molly Pohlig Welcome to mid-April; or, that dark chasm of working days that stretches on with no holidays until Memorial Day. Joy! In that spirit, I've been hitting the Wikipedia hard lately, and these are the most gruesome sentences I could find. Show More Summary

9 Reasons I Love My Best Guy Friend

yesterdayOdd : Thought Catalog

I like that in the middle of the day I will find myself giggling at some memory of him; something he did or said that is still just as funny. I like that he notices things about me that other people don’t.

Days of Tea and Honey: Memories of a Quiet Iraq

A look back at a time when Marines thought Iraq had finally achieved a tentative peace and were able to take time to simply share a meal with elders.

CNN Coverage Of Somber Boston Marathon Tribute Marred By Photog "Fuck!"

2 days agoSports : Deadspin

CNN, which can't seem to get anything right these days, ruined another bit of coverage today when what appeared to be a moment of silence during Boston's marathon bombing memorial tribute today was interrupted by what sounds like a cursing cameraman. Read more...

Watch This: Only David Cronenberg could make gaming look this weird and gross

Every day, Watch This offers staff recommendations inspired by a new movie coming out that week. This week: Transcendence has us scanning our memory banks in search of the best technophobic thrillers. Existenz (1999) In Existenz, David...Show More Summary

A Day for Patriots: The Bombs Heard Round the World 1 Year Later, the Shot Heard Round the World 239 Years Later

That memory may their deed redeem/When, like our sires, our sons are gone/Spirit, that made those heroes dare/To die, and leave their children free/Bid Time and Nature gently spare/The shaft we raise to them and thee —Ralph Waldo Emerson,...Show More Summary

Reading of the Names – volunteers needed to read the names of fallen OIF OEF Vets on Memorial Day

First, some background from Washington Post: The first name that will be read at the ceremony during Memorial Day weekend is that of Evander Earl Andrews. A small-town boy, he had left his parents home in central Maine, joined the Air Force, and on Oct. 10, 2001, became the first military person reported killed in […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: Up to 65% Off Select Kingston Memory Cards and USB Drives

For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon offers up to 65% off on select Kingston memory cards and USB drives. For instance, you can get a 16GB flash drive for just $6.99 or a 32gb one for $12.99. There’s also plenty of other products offered with big discounts, so check ‘em out! [Up […]

Memory Objects

3 days agoNews : News Desk

In the days after April 15, 2013, people began leaving objects at the police barricades around Copley Square, in Boston, to commemorate those who had been killed or injured in the marathon bombings. There were familiar offerings: American...Show More Summary

Watch This: Will playing computer games turn you into a genius and sex magnet?

Every day, Watch This offers staff recommendations inspired by a new movie coming out that week. This week: Transcendence has us scanning our memory banks in search of the best technophobic thrillers. The Lawnmower Man (1992) All virtual...Show More Summary

One Year On: Reflections on a Tragedy

As the one year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing approaches, the echoes of that day still swirl in this city and in our own memories, for on a day when evil was intended, a city sparkled more brightly than it seemed possible. Show More Summary

First Slice 4/14/14: Why again does the state not help fund MARTA?

Let's take a trip down Memory Lane to the days when MARTA was but a dream and state funding a possibility. Fast forward to today and we still don't know why the state doesn't contribute funding to the transit system.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

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