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Fashionable DC Comics Justice League Superhero Coats, Jackets, and Blazers

Hero Within has created a fashionable collection of coats, jackets, and blazers based on Justice League superheroes from DC Comics. Batman, Flash, …

Justice League

Top stats to know: Kobe Bryant's statistical legacy

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant will leave behind one of the most impressive basketball legacies.<p>Bryant is the first guard to play 20 NBA …

Basketball

Who’s Suffered The Most On ‘The Walking Dead’?

No one’s happy on <i>The Walking Dead</i>.<p>And just when someone thinks they are, something horrible happens. That’s the world the survivors live in now, and most of them have accepted this as fact. Everyone’s lost someone they loved, but who’s suffered the most? Consider this <i>The Walking Dead</i> misery power …

The Walking Dead

New Apple TV a giant iPhone for your living room

For a glimpse of the future of television, grab a mat and join me for a Glute Boost with the new Apple TV. On the big screen, a personal trainer app …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Amazon is reportedly considering making its own TV service.</b> It has talked to CBS and NBC about carrying their channels.<p><b>2. Apple design chief Jony Ive says he can now work on "naughty, under-the-radar activities" now that he's the company's chief design officer.</b> "I haven't felt this happy or this …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Google launched an ambitious new project that aims to make the entire mobile web load a lot faster.</b> It's called Accelerated Mobile Pages, and is basically a new kind of HTML that allows partners to create lighter-weight pages.<p><b>2. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella thinks "customer love" is a better sign</b> …

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It

Sometimes the inspiration you need to achieve success can be found in a few simple, smart words.<p>What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows …

Motivation

Hollywood salaries revealed: From execs to extras, who makes what

"People in this business are always looking at other people and comparing," says a top Hollywood attorney. "I always have clients calling me and saying, 'Am I being paid enough? Should I be paid more?' "<p>Luckily for all, there's lots of comparing to do in THR's second annual What Hollywood Earns …

15 things the modern gentleman should buy for fall

With the changing of the weather comes the turning over of the wardrobe.<p>From cozy sweaters to sharp flannels, you only need a few items for a compete fall wardrobe — but it's important to have them all.<p>Keep in mind that these are only the basics — there are no deep cuts here. If you don't have all …

The modern gentleman's guide to dressing in layers

The seasons are transitioning, and so must our wardrobes.<p>As the air becomes crisp and nights grow darker, dressing for the weather is like trying to hit a moving target. The simple solution is to be prepared for anything.<p>It's called layering. You may have heard of it.<p>Here's how it works: You form …

The 25 hottest under-the-radar startups in America

We've compiled a list of 25 of the hottest startups in cities across the US, with a focus on companies growing in flyover states. To do so, we spoke with investors and members on the tech scene.<p>Though our list includes some big names, it also features fledgling startups, some of which you may not …

CHRONICLE Writer Shares His FANTASTIC FOUR Vision

Credit: 20th Century Fox<p>Since its disastrous commercial and critical reception, a lot has been said about what went wrong with Joshua Trank's</b> …

Comics

Every important date and matchup in the 2015-16 NBA schedule

Here's everything we know about the 2015-16 NBA schedule.<p>While there were a few leaks and rumors leading up to the release, the 2015-16 schedule was mostly a mystery prior to Wednesday. The entire 82-game slate is now out and is highlighted with a number of great prime time and Christmas Day …

Five Adult Summer Camps to Awaken Your Inner Wild Child

Live like a kid again—but this time with booze.<p>Summer camp: where many a child’s strongest summer memories and friendships are made. A time of …

11 clothing and style hacks for the modern gentleman

From packing your suit the wrinkle-free way to keeping your rolled-up sleeves from unfurling, heed these 11 clothing and style hacks that will save you time, money, and, in some cases, embarrassment.<p>Instead of rolling the cuff slowly up your sleeve, flip the cuff back and pull it to just below your …

How to be the most bangin’ gangster wife

“As far back as I can remember, I always wanted to be a gangster.” It's been 25 years since these immortal words marked the arrival of Martin Scorsese's sprawling crime epic <i>GoodFellas.</i> Based on a true-crime novel by journalist Nicholas Pileggi, Scorsese's film follows the life of notorious gangster …

The 3 Greatest American Road Trips to Take in Summer

<i>by Mark Ellwood and Gaia Filicori for Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>With gas prices more than a full dollar lower than this time last year -- the lowest they've been since 2009 -- there's no better time to take a classic American road trip. Here are our six favorite road trip itineraries, including where to …

How Microsoft Became a Market Darling, in Two Charts

CEO Satya Nadella has turned an aging tech giant into one of the hottest stocks on the market.<p>On Tuesday, Salesforce.com saw its shares skyrocket as …

Satya Nadella

How to build an iPhone projector for less than $10

It's incredibly easy to build a projector for your smartphone. All you need are a few household items and a magnifying glass.<p>We needed a box that was at least 17 inches long for our 2X magnifying glass, so keep that in mind when selecting a box to use.<p><i>Produced by Matthew Stuart</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On …

16 islands you can buy right now

Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen, Oracle cofounder Larry Ellison, and Virgin Group chairman Richard Branson have them.<p>But you don't necessarily have to be a billionaire to buy an island. Nearly a thousand islands come onto the market each year, and they vary greatly in terms of size and price.<p>With …

The Evolution of the Flash: Best Flash Stories by Decade

<i>Flash Comics</i> #104, by Robert Kanigher (possibly John Broome) and Carmine Infantino<p>The original Flash was a guy named Jay Garrick, who accidentally …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Netflix is eating TV's dinner.</b> If it were a TV network, it would be at least the fourth-biggest in the US, and maybe even number two, according to BTIG Research.<p>2. <b>Reed Hastings, Netflix CEO, spoke about the TV industry on his company's Q1 earnings call.</b> He said that while linear TV "has been on …

NBA Playoffs 2015: 1st-Round Schedule, TV Info and Underrated Potential Series

The NBA playoffs have a lot to live up to this year.<p>Remember last year when five series went the full seven games? The Eastern Conference offered some awkward parity, with the Indiana Pacers and Atlanta Hawks going the distance. Out in the Western Conference, San Antonio-Dallas, Oklahoma …

How to Do Disney World Like a Pro

<i>by Jason Cochran, CNTraveler.com</i><p>Pulling off a perfectly harmonious family vacation at Disney World may be harder than dislodging "It's a Small World" from your brain. But follow these do's and don'ts at Disney World, and you may actually have -- dare we say it? -- a magical time.<p><i>© Nik Wheeler /</i> …

10 Comics You Need to Read Before Avengers: Age of Ultron

Marvel Studios have crafted their Cinematic Universe in a way which means that their movies are both rewarding to hardcore comic book fans and …

Marvel Universe

8 Steps to Launching Your Product

<i>Jason SurfrApp is the founder of IWearYourShirt and author of Creativity For Sale.</i><p>After Skyping with some college students, I wanted to share my process for launching a product or creative campaign. Whether it was launching IWearYourShirt, starting a non-profit, selling my last name, or various …