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Actor Chadwick Boseman attends the Sept. 14 world premiere of Get On Up at the Ham Yard Hotel in central London. Boseman will portray Black Panther in the upcoming Marvel Studios film. John Phillips/Invision/AP hide caption itoggle caption John Phillips/Invision/AP Actor Chadwick Boseman attends the Sept. 14 world premiere of... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2014 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
You may think you know a pair of pants when you buy 'em, but denim's true character isn't revealed until your trou are well-loved, worn-in, and sudsed up a few times. Rather than just fade out like most pairs on the market—booooring—Betabrand's new Gay Jeans (yup) have a technicolor surprise... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2014 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
Gardening and technology couldn't, perhaps, seem more different, but don't you believe it: a new initiative out of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus will soon see your veg patch become an open source project. Read more... Source: Category: the voice glee TJ Ward Patrick Reed jan brewer Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2014 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
House numbers on Google Street View can turn up as blobby, blurry things, so its engineers built a pretty crazy neural network to decipher them. Except this algorithm also turns out to be very very good at deciphering other blobby, blurry texts—like CAPTCHAs, which it cracks with 99 percent accuracy.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2014 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
When news first broke of Neil Young's plans to serve up high-resolution listening to audiophiles last year, we wondered how he'd get folks to splurge for a $400 player and re-buy their existing libraries. Sure, six to 30 times the resolution of MP3s... Source: Similar Articles: WWE Network mila... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
Even after the unbanning of Twitter and a court ruling in Google's favor, YouTube is still blocked in Turkey. Accessing the video streaming site did get a little easier today however, as the Wall Street Journal has confirmed residents can once again... Source: Category: Kids Choice Awards 2014 Jen... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
It happens to the best of us: You stayed up late getting down on a Tuesday night (read: re-watching True Detective and eating Seamless until 5am), and come Wednesday, you can barely keep your eyes open. Desk napping is far too risky, so what's a comatose professional-about-town to do? Why,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
It's just not fair: every single grape varietal and wine style, including some that no one has ever even heard of (Kalterer See Auslese, anyone?), has its own specially designed glass. Even Coca-Cola now has one . But, for beer, your standard mouth-delivery vehicle is the same, whether you're drinking... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2014 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
The Tao WellShell is a simple Bluetooth-connected gadget that hit Kickstarter recently which detects how hard it’s being compressed. Based on exercise regimens displayed on your iPhone and iPad through their app, you can get in simple, effective reps just about anywhere. A lot of these exercises involve squeezing the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
Today Only: Purchase the Ballistic Shell Gel (SG) Series Case for iPhone 5S/iPhone 5 and save 50% The Ballistic SG Case offers three layers of durable protection. The first and outermost layer is made of soft TPU which helps absorb impacts. In addition, this first layer is co-molded onto layer... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2013 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
The best smartphone for most people this holiday season is the iPhone 5s. The candy-coated 5c is tempting from afar, but the 5s is worth $100 more for a device you'll use dozens of times per day for two years. That small premium gets you a better camera with burst... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2013 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2013, file photo, New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez arrives at the offices of Major League Baseball in New York, for his grievance hearing. (AP Photo/David Karp, File) FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2013, file photo, New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez arrives at the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2013 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
The C language widened its lead over Java in this month's Tiobe Programming Community Index, which gauges language popularity. But a surprising surge by the Groovy language last month is now being attributed to a bug that has been fixed. Again ranked in the top spot, C had an 18.155... Continue reading
Posted Nov 11, 2013 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
A*STAR scientists uncover potential drug target to nip cancer in the bud PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 8-Nov-2013 [ | E-mail ] Share Contact: Vithya Selvam 656-826-6291 Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore This discovery could eradicate cancers more effectively and prevent relapses 1. Scientists at A*STAR have discovered... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2013 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
GENEVA (AP) — Diplomats ran into repeated hurdles Tuesday in their efforts to convene a peace conference on Syria this year. President Bashar Assad's entrenched regime signaled it is not ready to negotiate handing over power, while his main ally Russia insisted, once again, that pro-Assad Iran must be part... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2013 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
Quick what does the United States have in common with Serbia and Yemen? No, not just that they all have the vowel E in them. No, not because they start with letters in the second half of the alphabet. And no, not nothing either. According to popular estimates, the US,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2013 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
President Barack Obama speaks in Statuary Hall on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, during a memorial service for the late former House Speaker Thomas S. Foley. Foley was a 30-year veteran of the House who died last week at the age of 84. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2013 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
Lou Reed onstage in Amsterdam in 1975. Gijsbert Hanekroot/Redferns Lou Reed onstage in Amsterdam in 1975. Gijsbert Hanekroot/Redferns Lou Reed was the first rock star to truly mess up my mind. It was the end of the '70s; I was in high school. With no older siblings and few friends... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2013 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
Irish 'Once Upon a Time' actor has been tapped to take the spot Charlie Hunnam recently vacated. By Gil Kaufman Source: Related Topics: big bang theory Big Brother 15 Michael Girgenti raven symone What Did Riley Cooper Say Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2013 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities are cracking down on how often broadcasters can air reality, dating and talent shows such as the Chinese versions of "American Idol" and "The Voice," which draw huge audiences. Provincial broadcasters show such programs, which are cheap to produce and earn a lot of advertising... Continue reading
Posted Oct 22, 2013 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
Mischa's Breakdown, Bey's New Song? McCartney Supports Miley Posted by: Trent on October 16, 2013| • Torsoswaps are a thing now. [Buzzfeed] • Sigourney Weaver believes that gorillas are superior to humans. [Queerty] • Nina Dobrev and Derek Hough are dunzo. [PopSugar] • Mischa Barton has she suffered a “full-on... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2013 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
The new version of Microsoft's operating system is a necessary update. Its added features will please longtime Windows users who were uncomfortable with 8, and push the concepts behind Windows 8 even further. Source: Related Topics: Toy Story of Terror Once Upon A Time In Wonderland cnn news Pope... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2013 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
It was the perfect plan. First zombify a local populace, then force them into a battle to the death against chainsaw-wielding cyborg killers. And it would have worked too, if not for those meddling DJ's, Doctor P and Adam F. And who invited the M-E-T-H-O-D Man? Now everything is ruined!... Continue reading
Posted Oct 15, 2013 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — African leaders should not allow the International Criminal Court to continue treating Africans "in a condescending manner," an African Union official said Friday during the start of a meeting to discuss the continent's relationship with the court. Far from promoting justice and peace, the ICC... Continue reading
Posted Oct 12, 2013 at Lesliekaufman502's blog
Amber-eyed jaguars could soon boot out polar bears as king of adorable, furry species nearing extinction because of global warming. In the next 10 years, the tropics will suffer "unprecedented" climate change effects, long before the Arctic and its polar bears see big shifts, according to an analysis of global... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2013 at Lesliekaufman502's blog