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J. J. Abrams and Apple’s chief designer got drunk and created the new lightsaber

If you got pissed off about the crossguard lightsaber in the <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> trailer, hopefully you’re also an Android devotee. …

WSJ: Apple struggled to find purpose for Apple Watch after many planned health features were cut, 5 million units ordered

The Wall Street Journal revealed tonight that many of the planned health features that Apple intended to include in its first-generation wearable were cut from the final product.<p>Early reports on the progress of the device’s creation indicated that it would boast an array of sensors for measuring …

Abraham Lincoln Campaign Flag Brings $20,000 At Heritage Auctions' APIC National Convention Auction

<b>Press Release - August 12, 2014</b><p><i>Rare pinback buttons take top lot honors July 30 in Denver</i><p>DALLAS — An 1860 campaign flag for Abraham Lincoln and his …

Five presidents

<i>Nov. 4, 1991: One president and four former presidents attend the dedication ceremony for the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley. From left: President George H.W. Bush, Ronald Reagan, Jimmy Carter, Gerald Ford and Richard Nixon.</i><p>This Page 1 photo by staff photographer Annie Cusack …

Apple hiring automotive experts to work in secret research lab | Financial Times

Apple is recruiting experts in automotive technology and vehicle design to work at a new top-secret research lab, said several people familiar with …

Tim Cook

Japan's Oldest Businesses Have Survived for More Than 1,000 Years

So why are some of them folding now?<p>Century-old American companies like General Electric and Ford appear ancient when viewed alongside modern upstarts like Google and Facebook. But there are a number of Japanese firms—some of which have been around for more than a millennium—that exist on another …

Brooklyn Barge Bar Coming to Greenpoint this Spring

Posted by | February 12, 2015<p>It’s true that spring still feels a long way off. But the announcement of a forthcoming seasonal drinking spot is a nice …

Bad Habits (Prod. Kamandi)

Remembering Dresden: 70 Years After the Firebombing

In the last months of World War II, Allied bombers from the British Royal Air Force and the United States Army Air Force conducted several major bombing raids on the eastern German city of Dresden. Beginning on the night of February 13, 1945, more than 1,200 heavy bombers dropped nearly 4,000 tons …

Rand Paul has a new conspiracy theory about the Fed

Rand Paul has either uncovered one of the biggest scandals in the history of this country, or just invented a new conspiracy theory.<p>I'll give you one guess which it is.<p>The backdrop is Paul's "Audit the Fed" bill, which is really an intimidate the Fed bill. The fact is, the Dodd-Frank financial …

Apple’s New Market

There is perhaps no idea this blog has litigated against more fiercely than the idea of low-end disruption and the inevitable doom of the iPhone. …

Innovation

Jon Stewart says he’s leaving The Daily Show

Ending one of the most venerable and trusted careers in making a complete mockery of the news, Jon Stewart has announced that he is stepping down as …

The Manhattan Bridge’s two lost lovely ladies

Look closely: in this 1920s postcard depicting the grand Manhattan Bridge approach from Brooklyn, you can make out two statues inside the granite …

Check Out Yet Another Netflix Original with 'Bloodline' Trailer

Well, here's one more thing Netflix has been spending your subscription money on: giving Kyle Chandler another series to look concerned in. He stars …

Netflix Developing 'Legend of Zelda' Live-Action Series

As evidenced by the billion-dollar box-office success of <i>The Hobbit</i> series and HBO’s record ratings for <i>Game of Thrones</i>, the fantasy genre is perhaps …

Retrogaming

Swift 1.2 and Xcode 6.3 beta

Objective-C

LSD Ft. Chance The Rapper (The Hood Internet Remix)

Chance the Rapper

ProbCause - WAVES

New Apple Photos app contains 'UXKit' framework

New Apple Photos app contains ‘UXKit’ framework<p>For a while, iOS developers have complained that the UIKit framework they use to develop apps isn’t …

Apps

Jimmy Fallon Went to Bayside High with "Saved By The Bell" Cast

Comedy

Riding Light

Jurassic World - Official Super Bowl Spot (HD)

Tom Hanks. $9000

Tom Hanks. $9000.

These Lego Automatically Save Your Designs As 3-D Schematics

Today, you can either build with real Lego bricks, or build in software with virtual Lego bricks. There’s still a firm line between the two, because there’s still a firm line between analog experiences and digital interfaces.<p>But now, Gravity–the same experimental studio behind this 3-D …

Lego