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How do you fight cord-cutters? Offer an internet streaming service with all of cable TV's best content. It sounds like a bit of a stretch, but it could be happening: the distribution deal that settled Disney and Dish's ad-skipping dispute also gave... Source: Similar Articles: earth day March Madness... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2014 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
One freakin' goddamn huge explosion at some open-pit mine or a road construction or who knows what. Don't know, don't care: It's a freakin' huge explosion. That's all, people. Enjoy. Read more... Source: Similar Articles: Mimi Faust Htc M8 the Pirate Bay Kerry Washington arizona Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2014 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
Gameloft's The Amazing Spider-Man 2 hit the App Store today, offering plenty of web-slinging and smart-alecky heroism. The storyline expands on what’s in the movie, and has tons of unlockables, like the Symbiote Spider-Man costume, and butt heads with villains like Venom and Kraven the Hunter. There’s original voice acting... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2014 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
Basically every new camera that comes out these days has Wi-Fi on-board, but the technology hasn't progressed to the point that it's seamless. There's still a little friction when you're trying to get photos from your camera to another device—and that's still one step removed from the internet. Wi-Fi enabled... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2014 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
Taking a picture this incredible isn't easy, but here's how a group of photographers managed to get a car posed over three feet of glowing ice on the world's deepest lake. Read more... Source: Tags: palm sunday mickey rooney Infamous Second Son lamar odom Lego Movie Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2014 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
Understandably, there is some point in life where getting paid to stuff your face with french fries might sound like a desirable thing. For most people, this point quickly passes. A former professional frozen food taster tells all in a gross and engrossing interview at The Billfold. Read more... Source:... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2014 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
After enjoying Friendsgiving on Thursday, Kristen Stewart paid a visit to her family's house in Los Angeles on Friday (November 29). The "Twilight" star was dressed down for the occasion in a white graphic T-shirt, baseball cap, and blue jeans as she headed out for an errand with her father.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
"It's the semifinals, the last hurdle," declared Corbin Bleu near the start of Dancing with the Stars, Week 10. "And you don't want to trip over that last hurdle!" Sadly, poor Leah Remini proceeded to do just that, stumbling over the hem of her dress during her paso doble. Source:... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
Hanging out in the backyard is a lot less appealing when the sun sets midday and the temperature dips down (and down, and down) not long after—sometimes, all the woolly layers in the world just won't thaw you out. This is the season when it's fun to hole up in... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
We can't let the yanks have all the fun now can we? So, if you nearly threw your PC in the bin when you realised you couldn't bloody enter the comp we ran earlier this week, then worry not. Thanks to the chaps at, we've got a cheeky little... Continue reading
Posted Nov 16, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
Wrecked infrastructure is making it hard for Filipino Americans to find out the status of family members affected by Typhoon Haiyan. Host Michel Martin speaks with Jessica Petilla, a Filipino doctor in New York who has immediate family in the hard hit province of Leyte. Source: Category: applebees Veterans... Continue reading
Posted Nov 13, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
A resident looks at houses damaged by typhoon Haiyan, in Tacloban city, Leyte province central Philippines on Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. Haiyan, one of the most powerful typhoons ever recorded slammed into central Philippine provinces Friday leaving a wide swath of destruction and scores of people dead. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
Credit: Dr. Mohammad Bahareth It's a stark contrast: Pampered Silicon Valley citizens talk big about meritocracy and changing the world, while they insulate themselves from that world. Meanwhile, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates actively engages in preventing malaria, a scourge that kills individuals and keeps many countries struggling to enjoy the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
Simply plug the Scentee device into your iPhone jack and let the scent of grilled meat waft your way. YouTube Simply plug the Scentee device into your iPhone jack and let the scent of grilled meat waft your way. YouTube Have you ever wished that your iPhone could bring you... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
A wrongful death verdict related to the 2007 shootings at Virginia Tech has been overturned, after the Virginia Supreme Court found that school officials could not have foreseen that 32 people would die in an attack on its campus. The ruling overturns the findings of a circuit court jury, which... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
Rep. James Sensenbrenner, R-Wis, right, speaks at a town hall meeting Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013 in West Bend, Wis. Sensenbrenner gave more surveillance power to U.S. government spies, railed against civil liberties advocates who warned about privacy abuses and even shut down a 2005 hearing to silence critics. Now he... Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
Nokia's just announced a new camera app called Refocus Lens at Nokia World that brings a Lytro-like variable depth of field to Lumia cameras. Likely to be the fruits of that Scalado purchase from a while back, it'll let you change the focus of a snapshot using "clever algorithms" while... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
With Halloween falling on a Thursday this year, we know a lot of you will be out this weekend in costume getting your party on. Odds are you'll be carrying a phone in your pocket too. Heck, some of you will probably even be dressed up as a phone or... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
If Windows 8.1 is your desktop OS of choice – it's OK, we understand – you may or may not be aware that Microsoft has a pretty decent selection of cross-over apps to use on your iPhone and iPad. Truth is, it's never been a better time to be both... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
FILE - In this March 13, 2012 file photo, "Desperate Housewives" star, Nicollette Sheridan arrives at court in Los Angeles. A Los Angeles judge on Friday Oct. 18, 2013, dismissed Sheridan’s long-running lawsuit against ABC over her release from “Desperate Housewives.” Sheridan contended she was fired because she complained the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 18, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
Reputation: Words written: Words per post: Joined: Last visit: Location: Website: Once again, the same group of teenagers repeat their one-thousandth year of high school. One day though, they witness someone about to commit suicide right before their eyes. Owner: Game Masters: This topic is an Out Of Character part... Continue reading
Posted Oct 16, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
Months ahead of the Winter Olympics in Russia, where controversy surrounds a law that targets homosexuality, the U.S. Olympic Committee adds protection against discrimination based on sexual orientation to its policies. "The fact that we do not think it is our role to advocate for a change in the Russian... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
There's a bit more money sloshing around the U.K.'s high tech Cambridge cluster, thanks to a new fund that's just been set up. The Cambridge Innovation Capital (CIC) fund has launched with an initial £50 million to invest, and a remit to help tech startups focus on developing their ideas... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
By Ronald Grover and Chris Michaud (Reuters) - Civil rights drama "Lee Daniels' The Butler" continued to serve up box office victories with $20 million in ticket sales over the long U.S. Labor Day weekend, leading Hollywood's box office for the third straight weekend. Hollywood box office tracking services had... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog
grand theft auto 5 Yannick LeJacq NBC News 18 hours ago Rockstar Games Sony has issued a public apology for its part in a high-profile hack of the upcoming "Grand Theft Auto 5." Sony issued a public apology to "Grand Theft Auto 5" developer Rockstar Games and to fans of... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2013 at Sykes Lionel9779's blog