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2050 and the Future of Infrastructure

Much of the world around us has been formed around key pieces of infrastructure. Most see this as a testament to who we are as a society, and part of …

Police: Wendy’s employee drops pot in burger

A former Wendy’s employee gave the term “burger joint” a new meaning last month after allegedly dropping her marijuana in a hamburger.

Here’s your Hardly Strictly Bluegrass lineup for 2013

An air of melancholy hung over last year’s Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival with the passing of Warren Hellman, the billionaire investment banker who gave the city of San Francisco the free concerts. This year should feel like a wake as the tradition continues with another star-studded lineup in …

Ain't Art Grand Offers Fine Art Concert Photography Prints

Today marks the virtual launch of the Ain’t Art Grand virtual store which lets music fans order high-quality concert photography prints often hours …

Facebook Fights Snapchat By Letting You Send Instagrams With Messenger

Snapchat sends 200 million private photo messages a day. WhatsApp sends 325 million. These are scary numbers for Facebook that prove the visual communication is on the rise, so it’s just begun allowing Messenger for iOS users to send Instagrams and photos from other non-Camera Roll albums. It shows …

This Is What It Looks Like When Your Phone Tracks Your Every Move

Sure, we know we're being tracked, but now we know what it looks like.<p>More than ever before, we've become increasingly aware of our technology's ability to monitor our movements. For the most part, smartphone users now have at least a vague understanding that service providers as well as apps and …

Avatar Aquarium: Pandora in Your Living Room - Technabob

The scenes of Pandora in <i>Avatar</i> are still some of the most impressive naturalistic CGI worlds to ever grace the screen. Between the floating islands, …

Many new Xbox One features will require $60-a-year Live subscription

Even if the new $499 Xbox One delivers "thousands of dollars of value" this holiday season, you'll need to pay $60 a year to make the most of them. Today, Microsoft confirmed that you'll need a $59.99 Xbox Live Gold subscription to access some of the most highly touted online features of the new …

Tesla Reports a Profit (Sorta) While Elon Musk Shoots Self in Foot

Tesla Motors' second-quarter numbers are out, and depending on how you figure profit, the electric automaker either made $26.2 million or lost $30.5 …

PayPal 'check in' app lets you pay with your face on the UK high street

UK consumers can now leave their wallets at home and pay using nothing more than their phones and faces thanks to PayPal's "check in" app -- at …

39 Best (And 2 WTF) New Android Games From The Last 2 Weeks (7/27/13 - 8/7/13)

Article Contents<p>1 Games<p>1.1 Sine Mora<br>• 1.2 Blood Sword THD<br>• 1.3 Dropchord<br>• 1.4 DraStic<br>• 1.5 GUARDIAN CROSS<br>• 1.6 rymdkapsel<br>• 1.7 Tainted Keep<br>• 1.8 Respawnables<br>• 1.9 …

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Publishers Object to E-Book Plan for Apple

Five major U.S. publishers objected to the Justice Department’s proposal to limit Apple’s influence in the electronic books market, saying it would …

Publishers object to Department of Justice’s punishment for Apple in eBooks case

Five publishers have filed objections with the US Department of Justice regarding the DOJ’s choice of punishment in a recent anti-trust ruling against the Cupertino company. The ruling found Apple guilty of conspiring to fix e-book prices, forcing customers to pay a higher price. The proposed …

Groupon Names Eric Lefkofsky Permanent CEO; Q2 Revenue Beats Street

The Groupon CEO search is over, and the man at the top is a familiar one: co-founder Eric Lefkofsky.<p>The company announced today that he will man the …

Time Warner Cable blackout causes CBS-related piracy to spike

Late last month, a failure to negotiate fees between Time Warner Cable and CBS resulted in the first company dropping the latter one from its service …

The best iPhone apps for weightlifting

If you want to learn about weightlifting, track your workouts or change up your current routines, then check out our list of the best weightlifting …

Mobile growth boosts Telstra profit

Telstra has delivered a 12.9 per cent rise in annual net profit on the back of strong growth in customer numbers.<p>The country’s largest telco posted a …

Rapid Reaction: Mets 5, Rockies 0

NEW YORK -- Terry Collins did not need to worry about identifying a fill-in closer Wednesday night. Matt Harvey went the distance for the first time …

Reading for Free: How to Find Good No-Cost E-Books

<b>Sign up for a e-book newsletter.</b> We like the one from <b>bookgorilla.com</b>. Readers sign up, indicating the categories they most enjoy. Every day, a list …

Dust off your tripod & check out our photographer's guide to getting great shots of the Friday Night Fireworks. http://ow.ly/nEUuh Image - Wolf Cocklin.

Testimony underway against 3 suspects in two Bridge City murders | NOLA.com

When he was arrested, accused of being one of the gunmen who killed Theodore Pierce in Bridge City more than two years ago, Quentin McClure surmised …

Ambiance Customer Appreciation Party & Sale Discounts | Noe Valley

Stop by Ambiance’s four San Francisco locations for <b>awesome discounts</b> from 5-9 pm on August 10 and 17, 2017.<p>This year, there will be <b>Customer</b> …

No News Is Good News

The real lives of our news photographers when the agenda ain’t the news.<p>The real lives of our news photographers when the agenda ain’t the news.