Jacob Olson

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Michigan's Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman Throws Down Dunk, Defender Runs for Cover

Michigan's Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman might have the coolest name in college basketball, and with a name like that, you have to expect some powerful dunks. He lived up to those expectations Saturday afternoon.<p>During the Wolverines' Big 10 matchup against the No. 14-ranked Maryland Terrapins in …

Linknotize card game tests your Wikipedia skills to link unrelated topics

Traditional board and card games have never been more involved than when played with the accompaniment of a phone. <i>Linknotize</i> is a card game that asks you to use your phone or tablet to click your way between two unrelated topics until you connect them. Simply put, you roll the dice, select two …

Chance The Rapper Nabs J. Cole, Frank Ocean & Andre 3000 For Upcoming Album

There’s something about Chance The Rapper.<p>Ever since he released his critically acclaimed <i>Acid Rap</i> mixtape, rappers, singers, pop stars and models …

Nas' "Fresh Dressed" Documentary Premieres At Sundance

Among the numerous films screened at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah this month was <i>Fresh Dressed</i>, a film that chronicles the history of …

Confessions of a Hip-Hop Junkie: The Struggle of Making My Top Five List

I saw <b>Chris Rock’s Top Five</b> last weekend and the question, “What’s your Top Five?” comes up throughout the movie. Ever since, I’ve been trying to make …

Our Most Anticipated Movies of 2015

We might be in the heart of awards season, but that doesn’t mean we can’t get excited for the movies coming later this year. Open up your Google …

Movies

Five for ’15 – Minnesota hip-hop’s Top 5 new prospects

With confidence I can stand behind the statement that Minnesota has some of the best hip-hop artists in the world.<p>From our Grammy winning super …

BloomSky Smart Weather Station with HD Camera

Need a simple way to monitor local weather around your house? Take a look at BloomSky, the <b>smart weather station</b> with HD camera may be a nice solution.<p>…

R2-D2 Can Koozie

Apparently we still have not run out of cylindrically shaped objects that R2-D2 can be turned into! And we’re all a little better for it. Otherwise …

Beer Glass Froster

Summer’s almost here and you definitely don’t want to be drinking your beer out of a warm glass (unless you’re British I guess). Get an icy cold …

Flex 4 Cookware System

Outdoor brand MSR are known for their cutting-edge backcountry gear, their collection of cookware and accessories are engineered and designed to nest …

White Pizza Pull Apart Bread

White Pizza Pull Apart Bread. (aka, an embarrassingly easy summer snack.)<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 5, 2014 101<p>Today’s dish is really just a math lesson.<p>How …

'House Of Lies' Cast Tweets They Are Fine After On-Set Shooting

It was a frightening day for the cast of "House of Lies," after a shooting broke out in the middle of filming in South Central Los Angeles on Friday (Nov. 15).<p>Sources told TMZ the show drew a large crowd while filming on location at the Nickerson Gardens housing project -- including members of …

Brett Favre surprised by Fins scandal

As legendary NFL quarterbacks, Brett Favre and Joe Montana would know.<p>But when asked about the controversy involving Miami Dolphins offensive linemen …

NFL

Philadelphia Students and School Administrators Clash Over Redskins Name

Student editors of a high school paper in Philadelphia are engaged in a war of words with administrators over the use of the school's team nickname, …

Chivalry: Deadliest Warrior trailer pits Vikings vs samurai

A new trailer shows Norse warriors battling knights, Spartans and even samurai the expansion pack to cult hit <i>Chivalry: Medieval Warfare</i>.<p><i>Deadliest Warrior</i>, the game's first expansion, is a tie-in to the Spike TV series of the same name that examined renowned warrior civilizations from history and …

Backyard Battles is a collectible card game without the cards

Backyard Battles evolves the collectible card game<p><i>Backyard Battles</i>, an upcoming strategy game for iOS, Android and web browsers from independent studio Naked Sky, is merging the tactical gameplay of collectible card games with streamlined game design to offer an experience that is both deep and …