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What is Jerry Seinfeld’s ‘Gigantic’ Secret Project? 5 Possibilities

Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David have a secret. Or so Seinfeld said yesterday in his Reddit AMA. Asked what the most mundane thing is that he and David …

The First Day of Denver’s Weed Boom: An Eyewitness’ Account

I stood in line for four hours to see Barack Obama during Denver’s Democratic National Convention in 2008. I’ve stood in lines nearly that long at …

The 10 Most Annoying Concert Behaviors

Going to rock concerts has always meant dealing with a bunch of unruly people, many of them very drunk – but it seems like lately things have been …

HBO Renews ‘Girls,’ Topples ‘Boardwalk Empire’

In addition to setting the season four premiere date for <i>Game of Thrones</i>, HBO announced at a press event yesterday that it would be renewing <i>Girls</i> for …

Bruce Springsteen Exploring Instant Live Recordings

Bruce Springsteen fans may have soon have the ability to download complete concerts from the Internet, possibly beginning this month when the tour …

Explore Chewbacca’s Behind-the-Scenes Photos

Over the past few days, Peter Mayhew, the actor who played Chewbacca in the original <i>Star Wars</i>, has shared a host of behind-the-scenes images from his …

A 54-Minute Conversation With Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen doesn’t do a lot of interviews, so when he called <i>Rolling Stone</i> recently, we decided to ask him not only about his new album, <i>High</i> …

Bruce Springsteen: High Hopes – review

Rage Against the Machine are probably best known here for the 2009 Facebook campaign to keep some <i>X Factor</i> mannequin from having a nice Christmas. But in 1992 the furious, politically charged LA band briefly gave rap-rock a good name. Their seething verses were matched by the guitar screeds of one …

Touchdown! The Red Hot Chili Peppers Are Playing The Super Bowl

Photo: Courtesy of Red Hot Chili Peppers/Ellen von Unwerth.<p>No offense to Bruno Mars, but his selection to play halftime at this year's Super Bowl was …

Surfers capitalise on extreme weather in Europe – video

Severe weather fronts have descended on Europe at the start of 2014, extreme wind speeds and monumental tidal surges causing widespread flooding along the Atlantic coastline. But what a week for surfing! Surfers riding the crest of a wave are Andrew Cotton, Barry Mottershead, Shambles McGoldrick …

Rio Ferdinand Begged Cristiano Ronaldo All Summer for Manchester United Return

Rio Ferdinand has confirmed that Manchester United did indeed make moves to sign Cristiano Ronaldo last summer, but after the Portuguese star committed to a new Real Madrid contract he now fears that Ronaldo will never come back to Old Trafford.<p>Ferdinand himself added that he had spent large parts …

Gareth Bale Pulls off Slick 180 Turn as Real Madrid Beat Osasuna

Yesterday we brought you stars of Real Madrid warming up for their game with Osasuna with a few tricks and skills in training.<p>Then, when Gareth Bale took to the field in the match, you can see just why.<p>The Wales international bought himself some space in a tricky situation with this outrageous …

Chelsea Transfer News: Eden Hazard Told to Join Paris St-Germain

Gregory Coupet, former Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper, has added his voice to growing calls for Eden Hazard to forget the Premier League and return to Ligue 1 in 2014, saying it would be "magnificent" if the Belgian international were to join PSG.<p>Chelsea's star has been linked with Laurent Blanc's …

'Redskins' Is Now Officially Considered To Be Offensive And Derogatory According To US Government Agency

The ruling came when an individual from Maryland tried to trademark the name "Redskins Hog Rinds." The agency rejected the application ruling that the term "Redskins" is "a derogatory slang term that refers to, and is considered offensive by, American Indians."<p>According to the report, the agency …

Besieged Manchester United manager David Moyes says he has no reason to change his methods

Crisis deepens for Manchester United manager as he is charged by the FA over post-match comments and he will have to make do without Wayne Rooney and Robin van Persie against Swansea<p>David Moyes has said he will not alter his course at <b>Manchester United</b> by defiantly vowing to keep faith with the …

Saturday Sundae: Palace's Puncheon red-faced, Johnson lifts Sunderland

MAN OF THE DAY<p>Sunderland's three-goal nearly man <b>Adam Johnson</b>: made the most of René Meulensteen's Fulham revolution.<p>RUNNER-UP<p><b>Big unloved Sam:</b> took on and humbled in‑vogue newcomer Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.<p>TWEET OF THE WEEK<p>Palace's <b>Jason Puncheon</b> – tempting fate on Thursday with a piece of Twitter banter …

Nikon D4s to be Nikon's Next Flagship Camera

Today Nikon announced that it will preview its next “professional flagship D-SLR”, the D4s, at this week’s CES show. How much will be previewed at …

Samsung Adds 60x Dual-Grip Superzoom Monster to Its SMART Camera Lineup

Samsung was the first to announce some of its new offerings pre-CES, but the company didn’t let all of its cats out of the bag right away. In …

UltraViolet working on easier redemption process for adding movies to the cloud

Redeeming the UltraViolet codes found in Blu-ray cases can be a confusing process, and DECE (Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem) general manager Mark Teitell is quick to admit that. At some point this year, consumers will likely start seeing inserts directing them to a universal redemption …

Wayne Rooney sent for warm-weather training ahead of Chelsea clash

Manchester United have sent Wayne Rooney for some warm-weather training in a desperate attempt to get him fit for the 19 January trip to Chelsea.<p>The manager David Moyes confirmed both Rooney and his strike partner Robin van Persie will miss Saturday's Premier League encounter with Swansea at Old …

Ladibird Aims to Turn iPhones Into Serious Portrait Cameras

Is the Ladibird an iPhone case, a fully-functioning camera or a cleverly designed smartphone add-on? The answers, in no particular order, are yes, …

Articles about 7 innovations 2014 international ces part one on Dwell.com - Dwell

There's definitely something for everyone at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) and this year we spied practical advances in...<p>Jenny Wu, a partner at Oyler Wu Collaborative, documents the process from design through fabrication of their latest...<p>Babies happen. They can even happen in a modern home.<p>…

Closing Windows: Microsoft and its platforms are nowhere to be found at CES

For over a decade, Microsoft was the dominant presence at CES. But since pulling out of the show in 2013, the company has faded almost completely from view this year: the biggest Microsoft story at CES 2014 is that first-choice CEO candidate Alan Mulally has declined the job.<p>Since it’s not at the …

Apple Taps UK Engineer for New Optical Image Stabilization System for iOS Device Cameras

In line with yesterday's report claiming that the iPhone 6 will retain an 8-megapixel rear camera while focusing on other aspects such as image stabilization to improve performance, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office yesterday published an Apple patent application (via <i>Unwired View</i>) outlining a …

EyeLock Myris is a USB eye scanner offering security that's unique to you

When it comes to unique passcodes, it doesn't get much more secure that an eye scan. Thanks to EyeLock's Myris, you'll be able to create super complex passwords that you won't have to remember -- using a USB-powered add-on to authenticate your identity instead. Myris is about the size of a makeup …

Ivee Sleek is a voice assistant that controls your connected home via WiFi

By this point, most of us are accustomed to being able to talk to our laptops and phones to get them to do what we want (some of the time, at least). Now, Ivee Sleek is here to give you the same control over all those WiFi-equipped lightbulbs, thermostats and door locks we've been seeing lately. …