Adam Glatzer

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Hackers charged with stealing over $100m in US army and Xbox technology

Indictment unsealed on Tuesday reveals Department of Justice charged four people in international computer hacking ring<p>Four men have been charged with breaking into the computer systems of Microsoft, the US army and leading games manufacturers, as part of an alleged international hacking ring that …

Report: U.S. Gaming Industry Generated $240 Billion Economic Impact in 2013

The U.S. commercial and tribal gaming industries generated more than $240 billion in economic impact and employed some 1.7 million people in 2013, …

Breville One-Touch Tea Maker

Summary<p>Not only does this brewer automatically brew tea at five different temperature settings, but the brew strength of each pot can be adjusted between mild, medium and strong.<p>Brew green tea, white tea, herbal tea, Oolong tea or black tea using the preset menu, which automatically adjusts water …

I’m not crazy (but I did buy a $450 HOTAS Warthog joystick)

Review: It's everything you want in a joystick and throttle—but is it worth the cash?<p>I think I have a problem. I am not attracted to that many …

Real-life game seeks to rediscover The Oregon Trail

You have died of dysentery.<p>Few games have left their mark on modern American culture quite as effectively as<i>The Oregon Trail</i>, a history lesson text adventure played in U.S. schools through the 1980s and '90s.<p>The resource management game taught kids about the vicissitudes of life for 19th century …

Nintendo is Older Than Everything You Know

Earlier this week, Nintendo blew out a forest fire full of candles at a whopping 125 years old! I noticed this on a tweet earlier while scarfing down …

SyFy’s ‘Lavalantula’ Is A Movie About Fire-Breathing Spiders Starring The Cast Of ‘Police Academy’

Just when you think that SyFy couldn’t possibly outdo itself in terms of ridiculous monster ideas and casting choices, along comes <i>Lavalantula</i>. Not only is this a made-for-TV movie about the city of Los Angeles being attacked by giant tarantulas that breathe fire, but in addition to Nia Peeples and …

Exclusive Clip from Fury Director on Flipboard

In support of its upcoming movie, WWII drama Fury, Sony Pictures has included a special clip that’s exclusive to Flipboard in its brand magazine. The …

An Intensely Flavorful Way to Cook Your Steak

The triumphant return of "Ask Eat Like a Man"<p><i>Here at Esquire, we've been closing our American Food and Drink Awards, and haven't had much bandwidth; as a result, we've neglected America's favorite food and cooking advice column. Now, at last, we're back to answer your questions and solve your</i> …

Oil Sands

Savory Oatmeal Is The New Breakfast Of Champions. Here Are 13 Ways To Make It.

Put an egg on it. And then some bacon and greens, too.<p>Oatmeal is a smart way to start the day. It’s full of fiber, has a decent amount of protein and is dirt cheap. Plus, it’s really easy to make.<p>People general top oatmeal with sweet things ― like raisins, sugar and cinnamon ― but we think oatmeal …

Roku has sold over 10 million of its streaming players

Roku just hit a milestone: over 10 million of its streaming players have been sold to this point, stretching from the company's original set-top box — which debuted in 2008 — through today. It's a big number, and it establishes Roku as one of the leading players in the living room, at least when it …

iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Capable of Faster Charging Using iPad 2.1A Adapter

Apple's iPhone 6 and 6 Plus ship with higher capacity batteries that deliver exceptional battery life, but as pointed out by <i>iLounge</i> and <i>MacRumors</i> forum members, the two new iPhone models can also charge significantly faster when used with an iPad charging adapter rather than the smaller adapter …

This ad for a “blessed” Louisiana Republican is totally bananas

Get ready to feel really uncomfortable!<p>I know we're all still talking about this ridiculous and offensive spot comparing President Obama to an abusive boyfriend, but we need to make room in our brains for this utterly bananas campaign ad for a Louisiana Republican hoping to hold on to his House …

5 College Football Towns for Haters

<i>By Dalia Colon for the Orbitz blog</i><p>It's game time, and touchdowns and tailgating are in full swing. But not everyone is ready for some <i>footballlll</i>. Fortunately, these five great college towns offer plenty of amusements beyond the end zone. These are Orbitz's top picks for destinations that score big …

The Story Behind Bill Murray And Harold Ramis’ 21 Year Rift

It was a fleeting glance that seemed to last an eternity.<p>At the 2014 Academy Awards, Bill Murray — less than one week removed from the death of his former friend and collaborator Harold Ramis — was presenting the Oscar for Best Cinematography. After reading the list of nominees, Murray said, “Oh, …

How to Make Addictive Flaky Bread—Plus Dips!

The warm, buttery, pull-apart 'flaky bread' at Brooklyn’s Glasserie is versatile and easy to throw together<p>There are certain restaurant dishes that become instant classics, even if the restaurant hasn't been around for long. The flaky bread from Glasserie in Brooklyn is one of those dishes. At the …

Onions

Video shows how black market took over the iPhone 6 lines

In many places around the world, around the first 50 people in line waiting for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus last week appeared to be resellers — looking to make a quick (and relatively easy) buck selling Apple’s next generation iPhone on the gray/black market.<p>While we definitely noticed the phenomenon, …

Documentaries

'iPod Father' Tony Fadell Comments on Discontinuation of iPod Classic

Tony Fadell, who formerly worked at Apple and is widely known as the "father" of the iPod, today commented on the recent discontinuation of the iPod Classic in an interview with <i>Fast Company</i>, saying that he's "sad to see it go."<p>"The iPod's been a huge part of my life for the last decade. The team …

Tesla to allow iPhone to start Model S without key/fobs with v6.0 update

Tesla Motors, known for changing the automobile industry with its innovative electric cars, will update its Model S firmware in the coming months to allow owners to start and drive the Model S with only an iPhone. While it isn’t yet exactly certain how this will work, there is speculation that it …

The inventor of Kevlar has died at 90

Stephanie L. Kwolek, the DuPont chemist primarily credited with the invention of Kevlar, died today at the age of 90. Nearly fifty years ago, in 1965, she created a cloudy liquid polymer solution that seemed to be a disappointment at first. When spun into a fiber, however, the resulting material …

Air Conflicts: Vietnam Ultimate Edition Coming Exclusively To PS4

by BreakingBald Friday, March 28, 2014 at 06:56 PM<p>This should be free 2 play<p>by Cain Sillious Friday, March 28, 2014 at 07:15 PM<p>GOD, WHAT THE F#$! IS …

Google’s Cloud Platform Goes On The Offensive With Price Cuts, New Features

Google is launching a wide range of updates for its Cloud Platform today that aim to make it more competitive in a market where Amazon Web Services is still the de facto platform for cloud-based applications.<p>To say that Google is getting aggressive is likely an understatement. The company today …

Your Smartphone Is A Crucial Police Tool, If They Can Crack It

New software and gizmos are revolutionizing police work, with social media scanners, facial recognition and other high tech items. As it turns out, though, the single most valuable new police tool is your smartphone.<p>Rolf Norton, a homicide detective in Seattle, says when he's talking to a suspect, …

USC Will Offer A Google Glass Journalism Class This Fall

This fall, students at the University of Southern California could witness a techno-savvy fashion trend amidst a sea of flip-flops and sweatpants: Google Glass.<p>To wit: The university’s Anneburg School of Journalism will offer a new course called Glass Journalism that aims to create apps for the …

The Creator Of Doom Is Now A Facebook Employee

This isn’t bizzaro world. We will soon live in a world where the maker of Doom, Quake and most of my childhood memories works for Mark Zuckerberg. John Carmack will soon be a Facebook employee.<p>Facebook just announced its plan to buy Oculus VR for around $2 billion in cash and stock. The company …

Students hack Waze, send in army of traffic bots

Two Israeli students have successfully hacked popular social GPS map and traffic app Waze, causing it to report a nonexistent traffic jam.<p>The attack, …

What bitcoin needs next: education and an ecosystem, says Marc Andreessen

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: Biz Carson/Gigaom<p>Since its introduction in 2009, bitcoin’s had a bumpy ride — and that should come as no surprise. …

Apple engineer explains where the iPhone came from

Offering a rare interview in the run-up to another legal fray between Samsung and Apple, the senior engineer behind the iPhone has explained where it all started, part of Apple's plan to communicate how groundbreaking the original iPhone was. Talking to the <i>WSJ</i>, Greg Christie explained how the …

eShares Now Offers Electronic Stock Options And Real-Time Cap Table Updates For Private Companies

When we last checked in with eShares, the company had just launched its platform for issuing and managing electronic stock, rather than paper certificates, to employees, investors, and other shareholders. Now the company hopes to make its offering even more compelling, by expanding its system to …