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.
Facebook, as part of its never-ending quest to win over teens, is now working on a feature just for memes and funny viral content.The social network is experimenting with something it's calling "LOL," according to TechCrunch, which got a look at some early beta versions of the feature.
Distracted? Tired? Bad at staying in your lane? Just plain out of it? Don't worry, your car's got you.While fully autonomous vehicles might not be here for awhile, new driver assistance systems are so advanced you'll feel like you're in a self-driving car.
So you've got a $100 to spare. Maybe grandma included a crisp hundo in this year's birthday card, or, hell, let's just say you're a brain genius who always has extra cash laying around. Yeah, let's go with that. The question is, just what are you going to do with your excess wealth?
Let Jim Cantore scare you into staying inside this weekend.The Weather Channel meteorologist stars in a new video previewing this weekend's winter storm, which is set to strike the Midwest and Northeast. Like the network's previous videos about storm surges and wildfires,
New court documents filed by the Democratic National Committee unveiled a previously unknown infiltration attempt by Russian hackers.“On November 14, 2018, dozens of DNC email addresses were targeted in a spearphishing campaign,” claim the DNC in the documents, which were filed on Thursday night.
Look, we're only 18 days into 2019 and it's already looking better than the shitshow that was last year. Starting with this thread. SEE ALSO: Do Dogs Like Wearing Clothes?Twitter user @macnchief came across the most blessed image on Reddit and shared it to Twitter:
Bored of regular fireworks? ALE, a Japanese "space entertainment" company, is working on making artificial meteor showers an option. ALE has already managed to send its first satellite into orbit to conduct experiments ahead of their first attempt for a meteor show due in 2020.
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,
苹果iOS 7系统进行了重要改变，不过据众多iPhone 4/4S用户表示，iOs 7系统会让它们的手机变得非常不流畅，甚至会出现卡的感觉，此举导致了众多iPhone 4/4S用选择继续停留在iOS 6.x版本。
在摩尔定律的帮助下，英伟达最新一代64位Tegra X1芯片已经逾越了1 Teraflops性能门槛。它采用big.LITTLE 4xA57+4xA53 CPU和256个Maxwell架构流处理器GPU。这款核弹级芯片将成为今年英伟达挑战高通骁龙810的主力武器。
What's worse than mashing a Lego brick into the bottom of your foot? Mashing one into your face-parts (I would imagine). But. BUT! If it's as part of a DIY Lego-based VR headset, maybe it's worth it. Read more...
That’s because Apple officially introduced the Apple Watch to the world last September at its special iPhone event, even showing off working hardware (and letting journalists like us try on versions of the Watch running locked demo loops of its software).
One of the more interesting and useful features of Microsoft's virtual assistant Cortana is that you can activate here with your voice without touching your phone or laptop. A quick and simple "Hey Cortana" brings the digital assistant to life from your smartphone or PC. However,
Planes have long been used to drop pesticides and herbicides quickly and evenly over cropland, but the newest drone to drift quietly over us has something a little different waiting in its cargo-hold: thousands and thousands of sterilized moths.Read more...