Martin Vaca

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'It Changed My Intent': Shirley Manson On Garbage And Growing Up

Even for an alt-rock band coming to bloom in the 1990s, Garbage had a pretty unforgettable name. The music stood out as well: Singles like "Only Happy When It Rains," "Stupid Girl" and "Push It" vaulted over the influence of grunge to make use of industrial and electronic elements, some synth-pop …

Knife Skills Every Home Cook Should Master

Chopped mirepoix from above.<p>No matter how refined your palate may be, a cook who lacks good basic knife skills is a liability in the kitchen. Since …

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Build This Sexy Modern Bench Using Nothing But 2 x 4s

This lovely bench seat only looks expensive.<p>"Less is more" definitely applies to modern furniture. But despite its simple lines, modern style furniture can be expensive. This well-designed bench, on the other hand, looks great and only takes a few hours to build while costing less than $50 in …

How the 'Deadpool' budget stacks up to other superhero movies

"Deadpool" has been an unexpected box-office hit. Fox's R-rated Marvel movie has already brought in more than $491 million worldwide at theaters.<p>That's pretty impressive given the fact that "Deadpool" has been banned in China — the world's second largest theatrical market— and was made on a pretty …

Trump Is Crushing the G.O.P. Lilliputians

Oh, to have been a fly on the wall at the headquarters of the Republican National Committee, or at Jeb Bush’s campaign office, when the latest opinion poll from Fox News came in over the weekend. It showed Donald Trump in first place, with twenty-five per cent of likely Republican voters backing …

Can Google Become a Normal Business?

My colleagues Ken Auletta and Vauhini Vara have already posted insightful accounts of Google’s decision to reinvent itself. Quoting a former Google employee, Ken writes that the company’s co-founder Larry Page, who returned to the C.E.O. job in 2011, when Eric Schmidt resigned, wants to get back to …

First Click: Google already knows if our paths have crossed

Last night Google announced its new Your Timeline feature in Maps that lets you "view the places you’ve been on a given day, month or year." Like most things Google does, it feels a bit creepy, if not downright foreboding in the post-Snowden era. But like most Google services it’s also pretty …

Kara Fights Vartox in New Trailer For SUPERGIRL - "Her Story"

Facebook, Google, Dell, HP, eBay back Samsung in patent war with Apple

Silicon Valley companies rally around Samsung with supporting statement arguing that Apple’s patent litigation is damaging to the industry<p>Google, Facebook, Dell, HP, eBay and a collection of other large Silicon Valley companies have sided with Samsung in its battle over patents with Apple.<p>The …

Hey, you, leave that franchise alone! The directors who couldn't let go

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