Elliot Morrow

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Roberto Mancini Gets Blasted by Football During Inter Milan's Win over Genoa

Link to Media<p>It's a good thing Inter Milan saw off Genoa 3-1 on Sunday, or else boss Roberto Mancini probably would have been in a very foul mood.<p>Well, more so than usual after dropped points.<p>During Inter's win, Mancini's first home victory since returning to the club, the Italian's face was on the …

Soccer

Molyneux gave "thumbs up" to Fable HD

Peter Molyneux, who led development on the original Fable and its two sequels, has played the upcoming high-definition Fable Anniversary overhaul and has given it a "thumbs up."<p>Lionhead Studios lead designer Ted Timmins told GameSpot that Molyneux, following his departure from the studio and …

Gaming

The Xbox One Might Let Sony's PS4 Win By Default

Last night, Microsoft dumped a pile of information into our laps about some of the more controversial specifics of the Xbox One. We heard confirmation about its practices for always on, used game resale, and game ownership in general. Some of the highlights:<p>- Your Xbox must check in via the …

Can Humans Really Feel Temperature?

My Right to Die

In the <i>New York Times</i> obituary columns the death in Belgium of the renowned biochemist Dr. Christian de Duve was reported. He was in his mid-nineties and in ill-health. His wife had predeceased him. After a rich and productive life, with fundamental contributions to the understanding of the origins …

Exclusive: Here Is Nancy Pelosi's Plan To Sell ObamaCare

Democratic leaders handed this 78-page packet out to members of Congress heading home this summer to face questions about the health-care overhaul. Some advice: Target young people, seniors, and women; and work with Planned Parenthood.

Health Care

Ginsburg: Roe gave opponents target

One of the most liberal members of the U.S. Supreme Court, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg could be expected to give a rousing defense of <i>Roe v. Wade</i> in reflecting on the landmark vote 40 years after it established a nationwide right to abortion.<p>Instead, Ginsburg told an audience Saturday at the …

The end of hands-off-Hillary

Wednesday’s hearing on Benghazi raised many questions — but provided at least one answer:<p>Republicans now seem willing to cast the State Department response to the Sept. 11, 2012 attack in Libya as a referendum on Hillary Rodham Clinton’s fitness to lead the country — and are abandoning a long-held …

The ultimate Dots strategy guide

Dots, the extremely addictive mobile game that’s something like a delightful mix of Tetris, Connect Four, and a Rubik’s Cube, is the second most popular free iPhone app just a week after launching. It’s been downloaded more than a million times, and at least 38 million games of dots have been …

iPhone 5

EA Reboot Cost 900 Jobs

So, those “hard but essential changes” and “difficult organizational decisions” Electronic Arts announced back in late April, but refused to explain …

Licensing

Mars One says 80,000 have applied for one-way mission to red planet

Almost 80,000 people have applied to take part in a one-way mission to Mars, each of them completing a rigorous application that stresses the need …

Please stop comparing things to Watergate

From Benghazigate to Pastagate, the Watergate comparisons have gotten out of hand and need to stop<p>Benghazi is back in the news today with a House Oversight Committee hearing, and that means Watergate is too. Because 40 years later, anything and everything gets compared to Watergate for some reason. …

CIA Official Breaks Silence on UFOs (+Video)

WASHINGTON—In a gripping testimonial, an ailing former member of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has talked via video for the first time …

Paranormal

Apple's iPhone Software Has Flaws, And Just Changing The Design Won't Be Enough

If Apple doesn't do more than just superficially update the way iOS looks, it puts itself at risk of seriously falling behind Google's Android.<p>The new iOS look will be "flatter," supposedly abandoning the familiar design style that made the iPhone a multi-billion success. Instead of glossy icons …

Google Maps

Why The iPhone Is Falling Behind

Apple haters, Android geeks and misinformed Wall Street analysts will tell you that Apple’s iPhone is falling behind because Apple can’t innovate anymore.<p>I don’t buy the Apple-doesn’t-innovate BS. Apple is super innovative, and their innovation is focused, disciplined and ultimately results in …

Google Glass

Mark Zuckerberg's Political Group Is Trashing Obama And Obamacare And Promoting Wildlife Oil Drilling

This organization, FWD.us, describes itself as a nonpartisan entity dedicated to promoting immigration reform, education reform, and the "knowledge" economy.<p>The knowledge economy, Mark Zuckerberg explained in a recent Washington Post editorial, is based on education and technology and is distinct …

Silicon Valley

11 Things You Need To Do To Win A Political Campaign

The rules come from Jeff Smith's "Campaign Management Boot Camp" at The New School, where he is an assistant professor of Politics and Advocacy.<p>But he's not only an academic.<p>Smith served in the Missouri Senate from 2006 to 2009 as the nation's only white state senator from a majority-black …

Fake Twitter Followers: A Dirty Marketing Secret

A few weeks ago, I alerted readers to the growing problem of Twitter spam and now news comes that this is not the domain of underground players but one where large brands and stars may also be playing, purchasing fake followers to puff up their social media presence.<p>To understand how one identifies …

The One Twist in BioShock Infinite's Ending You Might Have Missed Completely

I’ve had a blast the past few days reading through the hundreds of comments on this post. In it, I spent 3,000 words discussing the mind-bending ending of the BioShock Infinite, and readers spent thousands more giving their own opinions on all the events that unfold in the finale.<p>There are …

When Your Parent Has Fallen Over the Right Wing Cliff

<i>From the Elisberg Industries Mailbag. Letters We Get Letters. The following was sent to me. Really.</i><p>Dear Answer Man,Perhaps you can write me a column that will instruct me on what to say to my mother. I was raised by my folks a die-hard liberal -- JFK was their hero, the Peace Corps, folk music …

A History Of The Gay Rights Movement, One Of The Most Successful Political Enterprises In History

The cases came amid a huge surge in public support for gay marriage over the past decade.<p>But this is just the latest fight in a near 40-year battle fought by LGBT Americans to gain recognition and rights. Here's the timeline of how that successful journey progressed.

The Supreme Court and Marriage Equality

This was a hugely important week for LGBT Americans as well as advocates for equality for all citizens because the Supreme Court heard cases regarding California's Proposition 8 as well as the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA). It was also, however, a very important week for the Supreme Court. The …