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Christian McBride is the host of NPR's Jazz Night In America. Anna Webber/Courtesy of the artist hide caption itoggle caption Anna Webber/Courtesy of the artist Christian McBride is the host of NPR's Jazz Night In America. Anna Webber/Courtesy of the artist Christian McBride likely doesn't need much of an introduction.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 18, 2015 at juliadumble's blog
If you're an AT&T customer eager to get your hands on the over-sized Nexus 6, get ready to wait a bit. AT&T stores are apparently returning the first crop of Nexus 6 units to Motorola over a software bug, Droid Life reports. And it'll likely be a... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/96YFwx43WdI/ Category:... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
The Wii U is flawed. I won't pretend that it isn't and I won't apologize for it either. If the system had an animal equivalent, it'd be that of a damaged pound puppy. And yet, it's my go-to next-gen console for gaming. The reason for that is simple:... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/gXhFhVoqiK4/... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
People really hated getting U2's new album on their iPhone. How many? Presumably all of the 81 million people who, according to Eddy Cue, were unfortunate enough to find the songs on their phone. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/IaoqfVz0w-s/people-really-hated-getting-u2s-new-album-on-their-ipho-1644694842 Category: Peter Kassig breast cancer Erica Mena Jameis Winston 911 Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
Vesper is thoughtfully designed note-taking app for iPhone (also coming soon to the Mac). It lets you quickly create, tag, and organize any snippets of text, links, or images you want to keep handy. One of its most important attributes, however, is restraint. Features have to earn their place in... Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
A report by security company CrowdStrike claims that a new Shanghai-based cyberattack unit, with links to the People's Liberation Army in China, has been hacking the U.S.. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/VKrLamx1ErI/report-theres-a-new-chinese-hacker-army-attacking-the-1588563722 Tags: Colombia vs Greece iOS 8 Moises Arias Vance McAllister desean jackson Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
Apple has begun cracking down on apps that offer incentives to users for watching videos or sharing on social networks. The move is said to be a broader push to change how content discovery is handled in the App Store in iOS 8. Apple has outlined the following policy changes... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
Uber arrives in Europe and the cab drivers are pissed. Be careful when you let your kid piss all over our public parks. And Donald Trump has gotten himself into a pissing match with critics over his new building in Chicago. It's (a not totally urine-themed) What's Ruining Our Cities... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
Innovative design has the power to save the world. Case in point: Last year, teenage inventor Boyan Slat announced plans to create an Ocean Cleanup Array that could remove up to 7 million tons of plastic trash from the world's oceans. The plan was... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/st3vSjurpLM/ Category: Ryan Shazier al... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
The Earth is a strange, beautiful creature in satellite view. The European Space Agency has collected some of its most spectacular and oddest satellite photos, and it's pretty hard to guess where on Earth these places really are. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/B445KGVuKX4/can-you-guess-where-on-earth-these-unearthly-satellite-1589464015 Tags: cbs Abby Lee Miller Audrey Hepburn uconn... Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
Time was, humans didn't have to worry much about getting exercise. When we had to kill, gather, grow, or herd our own food, working out happened naturally. Of course, as soon as we figured out how to avoid those laborious chores, we did. Not long after, we had to come... Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
I must have some uncanny ability to hide bottles whenever someone busts out a camera, because I know I'm tagged in more than a few drunken photos on Facebook. According to Social Sweepster, though, the most scandalous images of me online include an... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/2Pjn4OdlePE/ Similar Articles: Audra McDonald stan... Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
We've seen lots of crazy things on display at the Museum of Modern Art -- a "rain room," a sex toy that works with your phone, a sleeping Academy Award-winning actress. Now you can add "tablet app" to that list. Bjork's "Biophilia," an interactive... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/mXRc22mkRcE/ Related Topics: The Fault... Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
Twitter is testing a new feature that allows you to embed tweets within your tweets, provided you're using the official Twitter client for iOS. To embed a tweet, you have to copy the link to the tweet and paste it in the text box of the app. The feature gives... Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
It looks like the rumors were true: Amazon has just launched Amazon Prime Music with a million-plus songs and unlimited streaming with no ads or restrictions. As we noted earlier, the service is free to Prime members (only in the US for now) who've... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/p-uvVIZ02Ck/ Similar Articles: Miss USA... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
Ever liked a fitness product on Facebook, or changed your relationship status to "it's complicated?" If you have, you might have enjoyed the cold pragmatism of advertisers trying to ease your woes with dating sites or fat-loss pills. Soon that will... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/yNSG7vjF1Ps/ Related Topics: derek fisher james blake kurt... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
The folks at Popcap were at E3 2014 giving us a sneak peek at the next update for Plants Vs Zombies 2. The mushrooms you know and love from the original game are back, offering a unique way to gather sunshine points at nighttime. Now the free mushroom attackers will... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
Looking to make the most of your time at the gym? From weights to workout challenges, these are the best gym apps for iPhone! Are you looking for the best iPhone apps to help you track weights and monitor your activity at the gym? Whether you're training for a specific... Continue reading
Posted Jun 11, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
Honeywell has been in the connected thermostat game for a long time now. So when Nest came along and stole its thunder, you had to know the company would go back to the drawing board and return with its A-game. So here it is, the Lyric -- a decidedly... Source:... Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
Tesla's CEO has been carefully dropping hints that he might "do something controversial" with his company's collection of technology patents, and now we know what he's on about. Speaking at the UK launch of the Tesla Model S yesterday, Elon Musk said... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/Dl20UASETZA/ Category: Jean Kasem Love and Hip... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
Throughout the history of blankets, hiding behind one to escape the boogeyman has been a largely pointless tactic. Now, however, an Oklahoma company has developed a blanket that'll protect you against fictional monsters as well as the very real... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/jgy4QCJuA5Y/ Tags: Ios8 amazing race steam Game Of Thrones Season... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
Who decides your rights to privacy and freedom of speech on the internet? Earlier this month, a landmark ruling by Europe's biggest court left Google trying to find an answer to that unanswerable question. The case, which centers on the so-called... Source: http://feeds.engadget.com/~r/weblogsinc/engadget/~3/qELXvg8Dk6k/ Similar Articles: coachella amanda knox Malaysia Plane... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
There's something completely fascinating in something so incredibly simple. Sponges—animals that can't walk or swim—are incredibly efficient at what they do and have a super fun history to them too. Watch Jonathan Bird explain how sponges work and where they come from in this Blue World clip. Read more... Source:... Continue reading
Posted Jun 9, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
If you were tuned into the Stanley Cup finals you may have caught the new ad Apple is running. Dubbed 'Strength' and set aside the Robert Preston's song 'Chicken Fat', the ad focuses on wearables and fitness apps available to use on iOS by showing folks using a number of... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2014 at juliadumble's blog
The influx of smartphones and tablets has meant one thing and one thing alone: Human beings have never had so many ways of consuming pornography. But which browser—Firefox, Chrome, Safari, and more—gets the most action? Fortunately, our friends over at Pornhub had the answer. Read more... Source: http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/gizmodo/full/~3/CdLHbe1WCnw/which-browsers-users-are-the-most-porn-crazed-1585187988 Similar Articles:... Continue reading
Posted Jun 8, 2014 at juliadumble's blog