Perhaps lost for many in this weekend's NFL detritus was the Case of Jadeveon Clowney's Instagram ThirstCue the outrage. Misplaced and overblown outrage, but outrage nonetheless — so misplaced and overblown, in fact, that it bears quickly addressing here and nowSee also: Coach K (yup,
Moscow is outraged over a cartoon in France's Charlie Hebdo that mocks the Russian plane crash in Egypt."This has nothing to do with democracy, self-expression or whatever. It is pure blasphemy," Kremlin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov told reporters, according to Russia's TASS news agency.
A mobile phone ad featuring New York-born Bollywood actress Nargis Fakhri on the front page of an Urdu daily newspaper Jung has sparked outrage in Pakistan for being "obscene".See also: Khloe Kardashian covered her butt in glitter.
As house prices get increasingly ridiculous in Australia, so too does real estate advertising.A mega-mansion, fit for a Eurovision star, recently went on the market in the ritzy suburb of Toorak in Melbourne, Australia complete with a video ad to rival The Bold and The Beautiful,
A fire at a Samsung datacentre in Gwacheon, South Korea temporarily knocked out access to Samsung.com on 20 April, affecting a number of devices and services.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/04/22/outrage-as-samsung-services-crash-after-backup-data-centre-fire/
Maybe you're still mourning Brazil's catastrophic loss in the World Cup, but the rest of the world has moved on—to discussing the impact of the next series, which will take place in 11 Russian cities in 2018. And according to their reports, it's going to be very, very expensive. Like $11,
It doesn’t take much to make some cities angry. But in London, a special kind of rage is flowing over a project that seems pretty unobjectionable: A footbridge over the River Thames. And the tension isn’t confined to London.Read more...
Parker Molloy likes to take pictures of weird things in her off-hours. Sometimes she posts them on Twitter with short quips. And then one day, one of her least popular tweets turned into a shitstorm.Read more...
Non-profit digital rights organization EFF rolled out a new mobile application this morning, which allows users to more easily access the group’s “action center” from their smartphone. However, the new app is only being made available to Android users, the EFF explains,
And in doing so, made itself a poster child for rethinking the insane costs of major sporting events like the Olympics, explaining that it would start over with a new design. Could the tide be turning against the idea that cities have to spend billions to host the Games?Read more...
Every so often your faith in humanity is restored when the social world unites to excoriate an event deserving of its wrath. So it goes with Walter Palmer, the American dentist who killed a beloved, world-famous lion, Cecil, in Zimbabwe under cover of darkness and questionable legality.
Do you like movies?Cool, this deal is for you. Get a $20 Vudu credit when you snag this 40-inch Samsung 4K Smart TV on sale for just $249.99 — and at that price, we totally wouldn't judge if you bought one for every room.When you can't find the movie or show you want on Netflix or Hulu,
We know that your TV viewing pleasure can really depend on the technology you’re using. If you’ve got the visuals covered with a 4K TV, bring your audio up to the same quality with a good soundbar.The Samsung 3.
Considering kids come out of the womb knowing how to use an iPhone nowadays, you'll probably be surprised to hear that a good chunk of society hasn't cut the landline cord just yet: In 2018,
Memorial Day is just a few short days away, and tons of people are currently planning their celebratory backyard BBQs and cocktail hours. If you are considering hosting the festivities yourself,
Lilium, a German air taxi company, unveiled its five-seater, all-electric passenger jet for the first time. The jet successfully completed its maiden test flight, demonstrating its ability to take off and land vertically.
Game of Thrones has ended and the reviews have been pouring in about how the biggest series on television wrapped things up.While many agree that most of the final season was a rocky, unpleasant road to go down, reactions to the series finale have been mixed. Some critics walked away unsatisfied,
Sansa Stark broke her own wheel.There's more to be said on what that means, but she's the only reasonable choice of MVP for the final new Game of Thrones episode we'll ever see. To really appreciate Sansa's importance to both the episode and the future of Westeros, however,
Dropbox just became an excellent place to store your Microsoft Office files.The two companies announced a partnership on Tuesday that will allow Microsoft Office apps to sync directly to your Dropbox account, speeding up collaboration and editing.See also:
It's a drone that doubles as a wristband, and it's one step closer to being around your wrist.Nixie takes your GoPro's vantage point one step further: On your command, you can unstrap the band from your wrist; it then transforms into a quadcopter and takes flight. Then, from above,
Now more than ever, governments around the world are eager to get their hands on data about Facebook users — and now more than ever,
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Images of Samsung's rumoured VR headset have been leaked, suggesting that the headset will be announced alongside the Galaxy S5 at this years IFA expo.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/08/13/first-images-samsungs-rumoured-vr-headset-revealed/
Owners of the new HTC One (M8), the HTC One Max and Desire 816 now qualify for 100GB of Google Drive storage. Some older models will get a 25GB chunk of server when upgrading to Sense 5+ and Sense 6 too.Read more...
Readyforce, a professional network for college students, is launching a new tool aimed at students who have already received job offers but would like to see what else might be out there for them. Read More
Challenging a sibling or cousin to a wishbone breaking contest is as much a Thanksgiving tradition as stuffing, pumpkin pie, and awkward family conversations. And thanks to some important research recently conducted by scientists at the University of Michigan,
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