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The cost to produce original TV shows is skyrocketing

From Time Warner and its HBO unit to streaming video group Netflix and online giant Amazon, money is pouring in to produce new shows like "Game of Thrones," "Transparent" and "Marco Polo."<p>With TV viewing habits becoming fragmented as more people go online for new outlets, the pressure is on to …

Televisions

George R.R. Martin and Artists Building Wild Interdimensional Funhouse - Unbound Worlds

<i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i> wordsmith George R.R. Martin and Santa Fe, NM art collective Meow Wolf have joined forces to build a new permanent art …

Santa Fe

Pain Really Is All In Your Head And Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

The Brain

The next 10 years in car tech will make the last 30 look like just a warm-up

“It’s difficult to make predictions, especially about the future.”<p>Sure, it’s a wry remark about the accuracy of superfluous prognostication but that …

Cadets by Paolo Verzone and Catherine Sauvat - book review: Portraits of elite young officers from Europe's leading military academies

For <i>Cadets</i>, Italian photographer Paolo Verzone spent five years visiting Europe’s leading military academies to shoot portraits of the elite young …

Europe

Kevin's Meandering Mind | Book Review: The Pleasures of Reading in the Age of Distraction

Add Alan Jacobs to the list of people who are both concerned and excited about how the act of reading is undergoing significant changes in the …

Book Review: Brave New Universe

A steady progression of space borne and Earth-based telescopes bring long ago, far away events into our common perspective. We take these images, …

How sports can improve business management through creative thinking: Lessons from the Playground

What can two players in a match who collaborate to build a brilliant game tell us about team working in business? Or, about dealing with …

HOW TO HOST YOUR SHINY APP ON AMAZON EC2 FOR MAC OSX

(This article was first published on <b>numbr crunch - Blog</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)<p>In a previous post I had mentioned that I would provide …

Amazon's Preparing to Battle Netflix on Original Content, But Who Will Win?

Both companies are seeking original content to drive future streaming video service growth, but which company will do it better?<p>Despite increasing …

Amazon Echo review

Everything has to be smarter these days. Connected to something. Connected to everything. And these days we have to talk to those things.Google …

The Spiritualist Who Warned Lincoln Was Also Booth’s Drinking Buddy

“I cannot be shut up in an iron cage and guarded,” Abraham Lincoln said irritably when his friend Leonard Swett worried that the chief executive’s …

Spirituality

How to get free Kindle books, free 1 day Amazon delivery and unlimited access to over 1,500 movies

Amazon recently relaunched LoveFilm Instant into Amazon Prime - an online service that offers users access to over 1,500 movies, TV shows and …

More Free & Discounted Kindle Book Offers

Here’s your second group of free and discounted Kindle book offers in a variety of genres for Saturday: for those books listed as being free in this …

eBooks

App For Downloads: Calibre 2.20.0 For Mac OS X

<b>Calibre 2.20.0 For Mac OS X</b><p><b>Calibre 2.20.0 For Mac OS X Latest Version 2015 free Download DMG</b><p><b>Feb 20, 2015-</b> Caliber is a font management application …

No More

YOU ARE READING<p>It’s obvious Winterfell is not the same place I left all those years ago, but it’s okay, I’m not the same person that left so many …

You Know Nothing, Jon Snow

YOU ARE READING<p>This is a short piece about two Game of Thrones characters, Jon Snow and Ygritte. George RR Martin touches on his thoughts about her …

Winter Is Here - A Song of Ice and Fire tribute

YOU ARE READING<p>A poem written in tribute to A Song of Ice and Fire by George R. R. Martin. I wrote it in my obsession, and especially since I …

The Young Wolf

YOU ARE READING<p>This is a small fic about Robb Stark, set around a thousand years ahead of where George R.R. Martin has set his stories. It does …

Kissed by Fire

YOU ARE READING<p>**WARNING: Contains aSoS spoilers.** Ygritte didn't die, Jon Snow did. His last wish was for Ygritte to find Arya. Determined, Ygritte …

How to Crochet a Valentine Rose

Tunisian Crochet The Base Row

Knit-Look Braid Stitch Boot Toppers

<b>ABOUT THIS PATTERN:</b><br>The beauty of knitted cables meets the simplicity and comfort of your crochet hook in this ultra cozy and cute boot topper …

Yarn

Annie's - Anytime Summer Jars