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British architect David Chipperfield was chosen to build Stockholm's Nobelhuset today, more than a year after a competition to design it got underway. This 275,000-square-foot complex will house a museum and administrative center for the Nobel Prize, along with a cafe and a library. Wonder how long before TED will... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
Condoleezza Rice, known for her cameo on 30 Rock and that time she helped sell the case for the Iraq War and torture, has a new line on her resume: the boardroom of Dropbox . She'll help the cloud startup with "international expansion," which she sure knows a thing or... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
Taking a full spoon of corn starch in your mouth and blowing on a flame while someone films it in slow motion looks like a lot of fun. Just don't do this if you don't want to burn down your home or your eyebrows, ok? OK! Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/HDc_8pppXj8/+caseychan... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
Imagine what your friends will say when they notice your brand new space rocket just chillin' in the corner of your living room. Bonhams in NYC has plenty of items to make your neighbors jealous at its Space History Sale, a collection of 296 items... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/Gj_b9TrE148/ Tags: Fort Hood... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
Not content with millions of Chromecast dongle sales, a new report suggests that Google is preparing to take on the Apple TV, Roku range and newly-released Amazon Fire TV with a smart TV streaming platform of its own. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/elOmY3I_kWU/android-tv-this-is-the-new-google-tv-1559699574 Related Topics: louis ck Judge Joe Brown Jen... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
Welcome to IRL, an ongoing feature where we talk about the gadgets, apps and toys we're using in real life and take a second look at products that already got the formal review treatment. Does a fortnight of snowboarding in the French Alps with... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/ZKgNPZx-5A8/ Related Topics: Todd Chrisley... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
If you're so enamored with time travel in TV shows that even Doctor Who isn't enough, we have good news: you're about to get a lot more of it. Syfy has ordered production of a series based on Terry Gilliam's classic movie 12 Monkeys. While the show... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/sRdPuLdTATI/ Tags:... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
Whether you're looking for new poses to learn or just getting started with yoga, these are the best yoga apps for iPad What are the best iPad apps for practicing yoga on the go or AirPlaying programs to your TV? Yoga is a great form of exercise to help you... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
That may look like an ordinary Volvo S60, but it's far from it. Inside that handsome but inoffensive Swedish body is the same technology that helped make Formula One cars so fast in the last few years — the hybrid Kinetic Energy Recovery System . That's good news if you... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2014 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
FILE - In this May 22, 2012, file photo,professional test driver Dave McMillan demonstrates the dashboard warning signal in a Buick Lacrosse at an automobile test area in Oxon Hill. The government is speeding up research on safety systems that automatically prevent drivers from operating their cars if they are... Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2013 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston watches on the sidelines as his team plays Wake Forest in the first half of an NCAA college football game in Winston-Salem, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. Florida State won 59-3. (AP Photo/Nell Redmond) Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston watches on the sidelines as his... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2013 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
Yesterday, a non-profit group in Washington, D.C. started a crowdfunding campaign on IndieGoGo with the hopes of building a new science fiction museum. Or at least a preview of one. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/_FPZQvr8Ld0/@ericlimer Category: Victoria Secret Nick Foles Miriam Carey Emmys 2013 luke bryan Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2013 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Houghton Mifflin Harcourt On Sept. 23, 1987, opening night of a Sweet Charity revival in Washington, D.C., Bob Fosse and his ex-wife and collaborator Gwen Verdon gave the cast a final pep talk, then left the National Theater to get a bite to eat. They turned right,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2013 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
20 percent of nation's GME funds go to New York while 29 states get less than 1 percent, study says PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 4-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Kathy Fackelmann kfackelmann@gwu.edu 202-994-8354 George Washington University School of Public Health and Health Services WASHINGTON, DC (Nov. 4, 2013)New York... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2013 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
A plan to turn a sprawling Syrian refugee shantytown into a functional temporary city has no shortage of difficulties. Zaatari, a desert camp near Jordan's border with Syria, is the largest camp of its kind in the region. It is home to more than 100,000 people who have fled the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2013 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
Still going strong! Though he was photographed out on the town with a "mystery woman" late last week, George Clooney is still quietly seeing "Croatian Sensation" Monika Jakisic, a source tells Us Weekly. PHOTOS: George Clooney's love life "Monika and George are dating," the insider says of the pair, who... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2013 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
By Richard Hubbard LONDON (Reuters) - A pick-up in Chinese economic activity lifted world shares back toward five-year highs on Thursday, though weaker-than-expected European growth pulled the euro off a two-year peak against the dollar. Activity across China's vast factory sector reached a seven-month high this month, according to an... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2013 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
Your phone is probably full of apps. And that's great! Apps are fun! But having a million of 'em is less fun when you need to get to a specific one, and right quick. A new Android app called Cover's got your back though, and can turn your lockscreen into... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2013 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
Here's technology we can all get behind for our occasionally smelly behinds. Shreddies is a pair of underwear that promises to filter out farts. Seriously, it's supposed kill your fart's smell and be able to neutralize odors up to 200 times the stinky strength of the average fart. So even... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2013 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
TNT has renewed Franklin & Bash for a fourth season. The summer drama, which wrapped its third season in August, will be back with another run of original episodes as part of the Turner-owned network's summer lineup. The legal dramedy, which stars Mark-Paul Gosselaar and Breckin Meyer as young, unconventional... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2013 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
12:22 PM PDT 10/16/2013 by Graeme McMillan Ridley Scott's 1982 adaptation of the Philip K. Dick novel Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? contained many nods to film noir -- something only underscored by a new fan trailer for the movie that gives Blade Runner even more of a noir... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2013 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities have arrested a bar owner in connection with a lewd sex show mentioned in racy tweets by pop star Rihanna during her recent trip to Thailand, officials said Monday, two weeks after an Instagram photo of Rihanna with a protected primate led to the arrest... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2013 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
By NBCMiami.com A car crashed through a fence and then hit a sunbather at a Plantation home, authorities said. The female sunbather was taken to Broward General Medical Center in serious condition after the crash at 5181 S.W. 21st Court, Plantation Fire Rescue said. See original report at NBCMiami.com Wood... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2013 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Two midshipman will face a court-martial in an alleged sexual assault at an off-campus party while a third will not, the U.S. Naval Academy superintendent said Thursday. All three midshipmen were former Navy football players. Vice Adm. Michael Miller referred the cases of Midshipmen Eric Graham,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2013 at Agava Jewell4608's blog
(Reuters) - After four years of belt-tightening, American companies are good at squeezing more profit out of every dollar of sales - a skill that chief executives regard as critical in the face of an uncertain economy. While the headline-making cuts of the last recession - when companies shed tens... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2013 at Agava Jewell4608's blog