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"I Just Paint": The Personal, Sincere Art of Billy Childish

By Robert Anthony Siegel September 14, 2015<p>Look<p><i>Billy Childish’s sincere, deeply unselfconscious paintings.</i><p>Billy Childish, <i>Nude Reclining</i>, 2015, oil and charcoal on linen, 72″ x 120″. Courtesy Lehmann Maupin<p>Punk rock icon, poet, novelist, luftmensch, wearer of extraordinary hats and Edwardian …

Art

Google announces event to be held on September 29th!

Google has been up to some big things in the past few months, including playing around with the very ABC’s that structure the company and announcing Android 6.0. Rumors and leaks have been flowing freely as well, of new Nexus products and even a second Chromecast. While we don’t know <i>exactly</i> what …

Android News

Linux Light Bulbs Allow Devices To Talk To Each Other With Flashes Of Brilliance

Who’s the leader of the club that’s made for you and me? M-I-C- See? See the visible light carrying data quickly and easily from light bulbs to gadgets! -K-E-Y Why? Because light is ubiquitous! M-O-U-S-E!<p>Disney researchers are working on a new protocol – tentatively called the Linux Light Bulb – …

Ultimate Ears' Boom 2 speaker cranks the volume up to eleven

How do you make the UE Boom, one of the best Bluetooth speakers you can buy, even better? You make it 25% louder, water- and dust-proof, and double …

FLUID Is A Smart Water Meter For Your Home

Did you take a shower this morning? That’s 30 gallons of water down the drain. Flush the toilet a couple of times? That’s another four or five gallons. Run the dishwasher, too? Add another six gallons, at least.<p>The average American consumes 80 to 100 gallons of water each day — the equivalent of …

Are Indian startups hiring recklessly?

Indian technology startups have been on a hiring spree lately—thanks to easy availability of funds. But, given their business models, the huge manpower they have accumulated may soonturn into a liability. In fact, several companies are already reworking their hiring policies, and some are trimming …

Startups

Google and Levi's Are Teaming Up to Make Your Clothes Smarter

Haven't quite jumped on the smartwatch bandwagon just yet? Well, Google and Levi's may have an answer that will eliminate the need for high-tech arm …

Women in India 'refusing to accept evil' of rape, says Nobel winner

Jyoti Singh's rape and murder, detailed in the controversial BBC documentary India's Daughter, has emboldened Indian women, says Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi<p><b>• Nobel Peace Prize: Who is Kailash Satyarthi?</b><p><b>India's Daughter</b>is a documentary so controversial that it was banned in the …

Microsoft killing Nokia X Android smartphones after only four months

Microsoft is terminating its Nokia X smartphone line that was first released in Barcelona in February, powered by Android.<p>The company inherited the Android-powered smartphones as part of its acquisition of Nokia’s handset division, which closed earlier this year following a regulatory delay.<p>"In the …

Americans don't want small Windows tablets, says largest PC maker

Lenovo stops selling two of its smallest Windows tablets in the US<p>Small Windows tablets have gotten a cool response from US customers, Lenovo said today. The top PC maker currently manufactures two 8-inch Windows 8 tablets: the ThinkPad 8 and Miix 2, which have both been available for a number of …

Genetically engineered super-banana could save millions of lives - ExtremeTech

By on June 16, 2014 at 8:27 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Malnutrition is a problem across …

Xolo Q1200 With 5-Inch HD Display Launched at Rs. 13,999

Xolo has introduced its new Q-series smartphone, the Q1200, for the Indian market. The Xolo Q1200 is now listed on the company's website with a price …

Google snatches up Word Lens, the most magical translation app for iPhone

Google has bought Quest Visual, the company behind the popular Word Lens translation app.<p>Apple’s most recent iPhone 5s ad featured Word Lens, and rightfully so; it’s one of the most magical tools you’ll ever use on a smartphone. The app works by instantly translating text in different languages …

Who's watching you online and how to stop them

Whenever you do something online, somebody is watching you. That somebody isn't just the owner of the site or service you're connecting to; it could …

Best Buy To Offer Samsung Galaxy S5 Trade-in Offer

It’s been a while since the Samsung Galaxy S5 went on sale across the globe. If you’re thinking about getting your hands on the Samsung Galaxy S5, …

Samsung Galaxy S5

4.7 and 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Cases Surface

The past few weeks have been quite busy when it comes to the alleged iPhone 6. We’ve seen countless number of leaks with the purported iPhone 6 …

Motorola and Apple settle smartphone patent litigation

Apple and Motorola Mobility today agreed to settle all patent litigation, ending one of the higher profile lawsuits in tech. In a joint statement …

@evleaks: Nexus 6 no more, Android Silver in store

<b>Update:</b> In a new tweet, @evleaks claims Android Silver would launch around February 2015.<p>Changes to the Nexus program would mean a whole new era to Google’s mobile operating system. We were presented with a new idea a couple weeks ago, when rumors of Android Silver broke loose. Now we are hearing …

Android News

Google Play Store under fire for freemium app model, could face €5 million in fines in Italy

The Antitrust and Competition Authority in Italy has launched an investigation into the increasingly common “freemium” app model, stating that customers could be misled by the label “free,” only to be charged unknown amounts for items within the app.<p>The freemium app model has become very common for …

Apps

Samsung user sues Apple over lost messages after switching to Android

A former iPhone user is suing Apple over alleged “interference” with the delivery of text messages after switching to an Android device.<p>According to <i>Bloomberg,</i> plaintiff Adrienne Moore is suing Apple in a court in San Jose, Calif., alleging that, after she switched to a Samsung smartphone, she could …

iMessage

Google Play Store 'freemium' apps being investigated by Italian regulator

Google, Apple and Amazon are being investigated by Italian regulators over freemium apps. It's no secret that the freemium model for financing apps …

Apps

Deal of the Day: Mobi Products Soft Shell Case for Samsung Galaxy S4 | Android Central

Made of a highly durable TPU material that feels great when gripped, the Mobi Products Soft Shell Case features anti-slip properties that gives your …

Samsung Galaxy

First Android 'Silver' phones tipped to replace Nexus line in early 2015

Current LG Nexus 5 could be the last Nexus-branded handset<p><b>Update:</b> A subsequent post suggests LG could be making one of the first Silver devices, …

Android News

Apple 'hires top medical experts'

Apple is reported to have hired a team of medical experts, fueling speculation about the company's future moves into healthcare software<p>Apple is said to have hired a team of senior medical technology experts who may be working on projects surrounding the much-rumoured iWatch.<p>Over the past year, …

Recruitment

Bentley shoots latest ad on iPhone 5S, edits on iPad Air - appPicker

Benley’s latest ad, “Intelligent Details,” was shot and edited entirely on the iOS platform. The iPhone 5S was used for shooting the ad, with the …

Top iPad apps gone free

We find the best iPad app gone free for you daily. Our appPicker PDI selects only the top iPad apps free for the day as they happen so you know they …

Microsoft has Windows 9, Office 2015 and cloud-based OS in the works

<b>Update</b>: <i>Windows 9 is now known as Windows 10. Want to know more about when you can get your hands on it? Check out our in-depth</i> Windows 10 release …

Microsoft brings home automation app and devices to the Windows Store

Unlike Google with its new $3.2 billion Nest, Microsoft doesn't have a lot of home automation products yet despite some interesting research. Redmond has now made a move to stock its shelves, albeit indirectly, via a partnership with home automation specialist Insteon. The pair just announced that …

Android Silver Launching February 2015 In Lieu of Nexus 6

Yesterday we got a report corroborating rumors that Google was planning to ditch its Nexus line in favor of a new Android Silver program. Today,</i> …

HTC One Remix In Blue Headed for Verizon, Looks Like One Mini 2

A supposed shot of Verizon’s HTC One Remix has been outed, and it looks a lot like that HTC One mini 2 that was just announced earlier this week. For …