A History of Violence Breaks One of Cinema's Oldest Clichés

"The book was soooo much better" is a phrase that screams to me "let's not be friends." It is almost a given at this point, that whenever one thing is adapted from another thing, the original thing is always vastly superior—except when it's not.Read more...

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A History of Violence Breaks One of Cinema's Oldest Clichés

"The book was soooo much better" is a phrase that screams to me "let's not be friends." It is almost a given at this point, that whenever one thing is adapted from another thing, the original thing is always vastly superior—except when it's not.Read more...

Everything You Never Knew About The Making of Conan The Barbarian

What is best in life? Seeing a classic sword-and-sorcery hero brought to the big screen, with an iconic bodybuilder in the lead role. But how did Robert E. Howard's Conan the Barbarian become such a classic film? The path to glory was long and twisted.

The Story Of Slenderman, The Internet’s Own Monster

Every generation creates its own monsters. Folk tales tell of witches and wyrms in the woods, my TV-infused generation feared Jaws in lakes and Bloody Mary in the mirror. This generation gets its monsters from the Internet. Slenderman is a pure product of electronic media.

Video Games' Blackness Problem

Video games have a blackness problem. This has been a known thing for a while, and we do talk about it from time to time. But I'd like to keep talking about it.Read more...

The 12 Best Games For The PlayStation 4

You're heading to the store to get a PS4 right now, and need to know which games to get. (Keep your eyes on the road, please!) Or you're home, all set up, realizing you want more stuff to play. Or maybe you're suiting up for a battle in the console war,

86 Viral Images From 2014 That Were Totally Fake

We debunked a lot of fake viral photos this year. Eighty-six, to be exact. And that doesn't even include all those fake toilet photos from the Sochi Olympics , those fake Ebola cures , and all the lies that UberFacts helped spread . It was a busy year for fakes.Read more...

Everything You Always Wanted To Know About The Making of Mork and Mindy

For one year, Mork and Mindy was arguably the most successful science fiction TV show ever made. The comedy about an alien and his human best friend turned Robin Williams into a global sensation. How did this miracle happen, and why didn’t it last? To find out,

Alien's Ripley Is My Favorite Action Hero Ever

Not heroine. Hero, period. While it’s rad that Ellen Ripley happens to be a woman, that doesn’t at all impact her level of badassery—though it does inform her character in ways that make her much more interesting than virtually any other cinematic hero. She’s complicated, she feels real,

Time to Flex Those Savings Muscles: Bowflex's Popular Dumbbells Are Back Under $200

The price of these popular Bowflex adjustable dumbbells has been yo-yoing for weeks, but generally speaking, any time they’ve dipped below $200, they’ve sold out fairly quickly. So if you missed out on the last few opportunities, Amazon’s spotting you another chance today.Read more...

Instagram Won't Stop Showing Me the Mother's Day Photos I Don't Want to See

After four and a half years of not speaking to my mom I’ve learned to stay away from social media on Mother’s Day.Read more...

'World’s Hottest Pepper' Will Have You Breathing Fire, But It Won’t Kill You

Not all hot peppers are created equal, and few are as unequal as the Dragon’s Breath chili—a new breed that may soon find itself atop the “world’s hottest” throne. Forged by Wales horticulturalist Mike Smith, the red-orange,

Inside The Russian Bomber That’s Been Flying America’s Coastline

The Russian Tu-95/-142 Bear has been showing up in a lot of places it maybe shouldn’t be over the past month, as the Russian Air Force and Navy continues to probe the air defenses of several nations.

Federal Agents Are Now Using ‘Stingrays’ to Track and Capture Undocumented Immigrants

Controversial cellphone tracking technology is being deployed as a tool in President Donald Trump’s expanding effort to arrest and deport illegal US residents.Read more...

The Venom Movie Has Chosen Its Star/Symbiote Host: Tom Hardy

Variety is reporting that Tom Hardy, who played Bane in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises, will next play another iconic comic book villain, Venom. The frequent Spider-Man villain is getting his own film next year, which will be directed by Ruben Fleischer, who made Zombieland.Read more...

Ariel Pink: pom pom

A couple weeks ago, The New Yorker published a lovely little essay about the eccentric rocker, Ariel Pink. The whole conversation takes place in an SUV bound from Pink's Williamsburg hotel to a show in Staten Island.

What Great Gadgets Died Way Before Their Time?

We've talked about tech's biggest blunders and some of the gadgets we miss the most , but these are the wonderful pieces of hardware that have the most tragic stories—the technology that was simply ahead of its time.Read more...

Our Favorite Android, iOS, and Windows Phone Apps of the Week

This week some of the world's biggest apps just got better. Snapchat introduced an in-app payment system, powered by Square, called Snapcash , and WhatsApp began rolling out the largest implementation of end-to-end encryption ever. Oh yeah, and Facebook released a thing .Read more...

Yahoo 果然把来自 Yelp 的评价和照片加入自己的搜索结果中了

分类: 互联网络如之前传闻的一样,Yahoo 果然将来自 Yelp 的数据加入到了自己的搜索结果当中。从今天开始,你在用 Yahoo 搜索本地商家时将会看到来自 Yelp 的评价和照片,像营业时间这样的信息也都通通会显示在屏幕之上。

New workout playlists boost your run courtesy of Spotify and Adidas

Spotify and Adidas have teamed up to provide a wealth of personalised workout playlists for users who are sick of their usual daily tracks. Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/05/14/new-workout-playlists-boost-your-run-courtesy-of-spotify-and-adidas/

Uber因悉尼人质危机期间涨价受批评

悉尼发生了人质危机,持枪劫匪劫持了一咖啡店内的顾客,警方包围了咖啡店,与劫匪展开谈判。这一危机导致了离开悉尼商业区的叫车需求大涨。

Moment Creates An iPhone Case And App To Help Mobile Photographers Take Better Pictures

Mobile lens startup Moment has spent the last year trying to help smartphone users take beautiful photos. It got started with a couple of interchangeable lenses that could be mounted onto iPhone and Android phones. Read More

HTTP/2没有强制要求TLS

HTTP/2规格已经制定完成,即将成为正式标准。在规格中,HTTP/2协议没有强制要求使用TLS,主要原因是许多机构都想要检查HTTP流量,或网络环境需要缓存,或认为TLS会增加额外的负担,以及认为安全证书太昂贵,等等。

了解手中的设备 让科技服务生活之第161期

威锋网讯,iOS 中的一些系统应用我们平常用到的机会可能会比较少,例如 Passbook,指南针,语音备忘录还有我们今天要介绍的提醒事项,其实用好这些系统应用,也能为我们的日常生活带来很大的方便。  

Will Ferrell and Nick Offerman face off on 'The Voice' for Red Nose Day

Let the PSA battle begin.To help out with NBC's charity event, Red Nose Day, Will Ferrell and Nick Offerman crashed The Voice for a very special episode for the best celebrity charity appeal contest.Red Nose Day is a fundraising event that started in the U.K.

殖民巨型气态行星的卫星与殖民火星等行星相比,有什么优劣?

先看看都有哪些比较好的候选以及一些关键词:火星木星卫星:需要大量的燃料进出行星系统Europa:强烈的来自木星磁层的有害辐射,几乎无大气,冰层下可能有海洋,表面 −170 °C 很冷(冰层之下温度会高),表面引力 0.

视频演讲: 基于SQL的秒杀解决方案

类似库存秒杀的业务非常多,比如抢积分、抢礼品、过年过节抢火车票、马拉松报名等,电商业务的库存处理要比想象中的复杂和困难,比如在双十一的超高流量基础上做秒杀,技术的因素是一个方面,还要结合非技术的因素,才能想到最佳的解决办法。

Web API应用架构在Winform混合框架中的应用(1) - 伍华聪

在《Web API应用架构设计分析(1)》和《Web API应用架构设计分析(2)》中对WebAPI的架构进行了一定的剖析,在当今移动优先的口号下,传统平台都纷纷开发了属于自己的Web API平台,方便各种终端系统的接入,很多企业的需求都是以Web API优先的理念来设计整个企业应用体系的。

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