Daniel Joe Martinez

8 Flips | 1 Magazine | 7 Likes | 14 Following | @danieljoema6924 | Keep up with Daniel Joe Martinez on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Daniel Joe Martinez”

Add Apple CarPlay to your existing ride with Pioneer's latest head units

If you're an iPhone user who's dying to try out the new auto-friendly CarPlay interface, but can't quite shell out the big bucks for a new Ferrari, Pioneer has good news for you: It recently announced that all of its 2014 NEX head units will be CarPlay-compatible. Indeed, if you already purchased …

Hanging Out and Blazing at Canada’s Best (and Only) Weed Vending Machine

I chatted with some worried stoners about the country's new marijuana laws.<p><i>Some of the products available in the weed vending machine. All photos by the author</i><p>Twenty minutes after I met Andy Bishop, a self-described “cosmic country” musician in Vancouver, British Columbia, I watched him buy weed …

Cannabis

Looks Like the Leftist Fringe Was Right About What's Killing the Bees

For years, environmentalists have been blaming nicotine-derived insecticides for colony collapse disorder, and the coming breakdown of the global economy. Chengshen Lu's second report shows that they're probably right. And he means it this time.<p><i>photo via Flickr user Hamed Saber</i><p>Two big news stories …

Coen brothers' next film to follow a Hollywood private eye in the 1950s

For their next film, the Coen brothers are tackling a project that's been on their plate for a number of years. The comedic film, called <i>Hail Caesar</i>, centers on a Hollywood "fixer" named Eddie Mannix, according to <i>Deadline</i>, which broke the news this week. As a private eye during the height of the …

Modified measles virus destroys cancer in early clinical trial

Promising early results from a clinical trial at the Mayo Clinic out this week suggest that a modified version of the measles virus can be used to target cancer cells and put the condition into remission. Researchers intravenously delivered 10,000 times the typical dosage of measles vaccine to two …

'Godzilla' sequel in development following huge weekend box office

The first box office numbers are in for <i>Godzilla</i>, and it's surprised the industry with a $38.5 million in the US on opening day — the largest of the year so far. To celebrate, sources have confirmed to <i>Deadline</i> that a sequel to the film is already in the works. Naturally, there are no details …

AT&T to acquire DirecTV for $48.5 billion

Combined company would control some 26 million TV subscriptions in US<p>AT&T wants to take TV seriously. The company has announced plans to acquire satellite provider DirecTV, and if the deal is approved by regulators, the merged firms will control some 26 million TV subscribers. That would make it …

YouTube reportedly buying Twitch for $1 billion

Sources with <i>Variety</i> report that YouTube is nearing a deal to buy Twitch, the popular game streaming startup, for $1 billion. The deal is said to be an all-cash offer and will close "imminently," according to <i>Variety</i>; <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>, however, has followed up with a report claiming that …