Michael Barron

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5 great Android apps that do amazing things the iPhone can’t (May 2014)

Welcome to the fourth installment in BGR’s popular series on great Android apps that do amazing things the iPhone cannot. Earlier posts in this …

Tenants agenda will dominate local politics

A coalition representing every major tenant group in San Francisco released a set of proposals yesterday that will become a major political test for …

Jim Leyland Resigns as Detroit Tigers Manager

Jim Leyland has been the Detroit Tigers' manager since 2006, leading them to a pair of American League pennants, but the 68-year-old skipper has decided to resign from his position.<p>Rod Beard of <i>The Detroit News</i> provides a statement from Leyland at the Tigers' press conference:<p>Jim Leyland: "I have …

Guest Editor Alert

Even editors need a break, and Eater SF's own <b>Allie Pape</b> is doing just that. While she's away, associate editor <b>Rose Garrett</b> will be on duty (that's me!). As always, please direct any and all restaurant news, citizen reportage and speculation to sf@eater.com (tips are always appreciated). Stay tuned …

Pencil This In: Doug Benson Doesn't Interrupt a 'Cheap Thrills' Screening, The Moth's GrandSLAM and An Sho(w) Comedy

Here’s the short list of what’s happening in LA tonight: A new weekly comedy standup show begins at Molly Malone’s; The Moth’s GrandSLAM storytelling …

Avatar sequels 'to begin shooting in October 2014'

Speaking on Australia's Fitzy & Wippa show, Sam Worthington suggests James Cameron's first sequel will start its shoot in a year<p>The long-awaited sequels to James Cameron's blockbuster Avatar will begin shooting in October 2014, according to new comments by star Sam Worthington.<p>The Australian actor, …