As thousands of protesters caused bumper-to-bumper traffic jams throughout the streets of New York on Thursday, their counterparts in cities across the nation — including Chicago, Boston and Oakland — were also shutting down streets for a second night.
Stories of entrepreneurs launching innovative ideas, raising millions in venture capital and turning startups such as Uber, Airbnb and Snapchat into multi-billion dollar companies has catapulted venture capital investments, setting record numbers since the dot-com era. On the surface,
Nearly everyone is familiar with the DirecTV commercials in which actor Rob Lowe and NFL quarterbacks Eli Manning and Tony Romo appear as unflattering alter-egos of themselves — “peaked in high school” Rob Lowe, “bad comedian” Eli Manning, “artsy craftsy” Tony Romo, etc.
Investors and innovators have been trying to develop better tools for groups to communicate, collaborate, and make decisions for the better part of a decade. As businesses become increasingly global and engage more remote workers, the need for collaboration tools becomes more pronounced.
A new report by professional services firm PwC has concluded that business leaders prefer to make big decisions based on gut instinct rather than data and analytics.Read more: http://www.itproportal.com/2014/09/11/report-forget-reason-and-data-business-leaders-make-decisions-based-on-gut-instinct/
Many universities work hard to accommodate student needs in order to create the perfect environment for them to spur growth and innovation, however it’s still easy for students and their parents to question universities about not doing enough, or not focusing on where they should be focused on.
Listening to feedback is great, but forming your own feedback is valuable as well. On Twitter (via games.on.net) Xbox’s Phil Spencer paid a compliment to the president of Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios for playing his own games.
stephendavion writes A legal scholar says he and colleagues have developed an algorithm that can predict, with 70 percent accuracy, whether the US Supreme Court will uphold or reverse the lower-court decision before it. "Using only data available prior to the date of decision,
Today the U.S. Supreme Court ruled unanimously that police can no longer search your cell phone without a search warrant or an immediate threat of danger. There are plenty of caveats, but overall this is a victory for privacy advocates. Below are some of the highlights from the decision.Read more.
A grand jury has reached a decision on whether to indict officer Darren Wilson, the Ferguson cop who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown in AugustMashable is covering the event live below3 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW1. The announcement on the grand jury's decision could come today.2. If charged,
Samsung is dominating the news at the moment, and for good reason. Not only has the tech behemoth announced a line of S10 handsets, but it has also announced the upcoming release of a new fitness watch.The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active is set for release on March 20 alongside the new handsets.
Lovers of Bohemian Rhapsody, rejoice — another larger-than-life rock bio-pic is headed our way. Rocketman, directed by Dexter Fletcher and written by Lee Hall, tells the story of Elton John's meteoric rise to international fame beginning in the late 1960s. Star Taron Egerton of Kingmans:
In January 2019, a clan of scientists and conservationists tramped through the torrid Indonesian forest in search of the Wallace's giant bee — a species that hadn't been spotted alive since 1981."Nobody had seen it since then," said Robin Moore,
Just in case you haven't checked you phone, on been online, or talked to another human being lately, you should know that Samsung has launched a new line of premium smartphones under the name Galaxy S10.There are four devices included in the range: the Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+, Galaxy S10e,
Getting close enough to watch a bird of prey blinking is not an easy thing to achieve. In fact, it's safe to say that, IRL, it would be pretty much impossible.Luckily, we have The Slow Mo Guys on YouTube to make this gorgeous sight available to us, up close and in super slow motion.
When accepting awards, some artists deliver a long list of thank yous. Others use the opportunity to highlight important issues. When accepting the 2019 BRIT award for Best British Group,
In the battle for the most popular late night show, viewing figures are no longer the only metric. Nowadays there are plenty of ways to measure success, and YouTube is a big one.And despite the massive popularity of The Late Show with James Corden (which, despite only launching in 2015,
The big hair, the acid wash jeans, Corey Feldman — we're all a bit fascinated with the strange interests and customs of '80s America.Since 2009,
Party like Kevin McCallister at your next holiday shindig.YouTube user Peter Fernandes, a.k.a. Sam's Never Played The Bass, reimagines the score from the 1990 holiday movie classic, Home Alone with a techno beatChill out and take a break from the holiday shopping frenzy with a little music.
Instagram (the company) broke down the numbers from 2014 to analyze where in each state users of Instagram (the app) love to geotag their posts from mostDisneyland, the Grand Canyon, Old Faithful — the list is full of predictable winners in many states.
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If you’re lucky enough to live in a place where your drone can fly free among the trees and bushes and, more important, you’ve lost your drone in those selfsame trees and bushes, Screamy is for you.
cartechboy writes The common assumption among Tesla fans seems to be that state auto-dealer lobbyists are working with Republican legislators to enact laws banning direct sales of Tesla's electric cars to retail buyers. Is it true?
Yeezy season might actually come to the White House one day, if Kim Kardashian is to be trusted. The reality star tells Ellen DeGeneres that her husband is taking his potential 2020 presidential run very seriously"I believe he is serious," she said. "If he puts his mind to something,
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