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Google Invests $12m in South African Solar Plant

Google has announced its first ever renewable energies investment in Africa, putting $12m (103 million Rand) in the Jasper Power Project, a 96 megawatt solar photovoltaic plant in South Africa.<p>Once it’s complete, the Jasper Power Project will be among the largest solar installations in Africa, and …

Gigaom | Barry Diller: The internet is eating the cable company

Advertisement<p>The wall that broadcasters and cable companies have built around their services is not long for this world, according to Barry Diller, …

Breaking Down the Starbucks Tip-Jar Case

You might not give much thought to the Starbucks tip jar. If the cashier isn’t a jerk, you toss in some change and go wait for the barista to call …

Special-Edition Coors Light Can Offends Puerto Ricans [Update: Coors Stops Distribution]

Coors Light, a sponsor of New York’s annual Puerto Rican Day Parade on June 9, decided to celebrate the occasion by featuring the national flag on …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Steven Soderbergh Thinks The Last 2 Episodes Of ‘Breaking Bad’ Should Be Shown In Theaters

Steven Soderbergh Thinks The Last 2 Episodes Of 'Breaking Bad' Should Be Shown In Theaters<p>To be certain, <b>Steven Soderbergh</b> has had no shortage of …

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The New Season of ‘Arrested Development’ is Hard to Take. Why?

The New Season of 'Arrested Development' is Hard to Take. Why?<p><i>The article below contains spoilers for the fourth season of “Arrested Development.”</i><p>A …

Arrested Development

Disney Sued for Billions Over 'Pirates of the Caribbean' Franchise

The company has been hit with a copyright infringement lawsuit by a man who claims that he came up with numerous elements of the hugely successful "Pirates" film series, including characters, supernatural elements, storylines, plots, themes, sequence structures and screenplay elements, according to …

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There’s a Kickstarter for porn and it’s called “Offbeatr”

I believe it was FilmDrunkard Erswi who came up with the original pitch for F*ckstarter, a service that would use crowdfunding to raise funds for two attractive celebrities to have sex. Offbeatr isn’t quite that, but it does help you crowdfund your weird porno. After all, these Danish midgets …

Johnny Depp Bails on 'Black Mass' – /Film

The film <i>Black Mass</i>, which is meant to tell the story of high-profile Massachusettes gangster Whitey Bulger, would have been a <i>Donnie Brasco</i> reunion of …

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U.S., China set the stage for Obama-Xi summit

BEIJING (AP) — U.S. National Security Adviser Tom Donilon began discussions with Chinese officials Monday for a summit between their two presidents that will confront divisive security issues while trying to overcome a growing distrust between the governments.<p>Donilon and State Councilor Yang …

Dierks Bentley and Kacey Musgraves Share ‘Bourbon in Kentucky’

Dierks Bentley is readying the fall release of his next album, <i>Riser,</i> on Capitol Records Nashville. To celebrate, he’s released a clip for its lead …

Watch: Boards of Canada Debut a New Song in Detroit

Boards of Canada have already dropped an official hint that we can expect <i>something</i> from them at 5 p.m. PDT today-- but in the meantime, the duo appeared to premiere a new song at Detroit's Movement Electronic Music Festival last night. Just before Squarepusher took to the stage, a song that 2020k …

The Girl Who Turned to Bone

Unexpected discoveries in the quest to cure an extraordinary skeletal condition show how medically relevant rare diseases can be.<p>When Jeannie Peeper was born in 1958, there was only one thing amiss: her big toes were short and crooked. Doctors fitted her with toe braces and sent her home. Two …