Neil Ashton

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Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert: America’s Anchors

I thought Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert might be a little nervous to meet with me. I was the real news commentator, after all, and they were the …

Bishop Bikes Pista

Motor racing sponsorship has played a major role in the marketing plan of Martini & Rossi, an Italian alcohol company that is perhaps most famous for its brand of vermouth. Usually decorating white or silver cars, the red, dark and light blue stripes are familiar to any longstanding fan of the …

Here's What Law Enforcement Can Recover From A Seized iPhone

You may think of your iPhone as a friendly personal assistant. But once it’s alone in a room full of law enforcement officials, you might be surprised at the revealing things it will say about you.<p>On Tuesday the American Civil Liberties Union published a report it obtained from a drug investigation …

Google Employees Confess The Worst Things About Working At Google

Well, take a look at this Quora thread, which is being used by current and former Google employees to dish the dirt on working for Big G.<p>We've edited some of the standout comments into this excerpt.<p><b>Everyone is awesome, so they can hire the very best people to do even the most mundane jobs.</b><p>"The …

Employment

Scientists believe lasers could help cure Alzheimer's and Parkinson's

Lasers could prove to be the key in eliminating brain diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's. New findings from researchers at Chalmers University of Technology and the Polish Wroclaw University of Technology have raised hopes that doctors may one day be able to cure the ailments without needing …

Woz: If I were at Apple, we'd be partners with Google

Parallel universes are always fun to contemplate.<p>So please mount the No. 42 bus with me to a world in which Tim Cook is still COO of Apple and Steve Wozniak is calling the shots.<p>Here's what would be happening: Apple and Google would be deep and loving partners and would share all their knowledge in …

His clean team dirtied, Vaughters wouldn’t change a thing

The sky was going to fall on the Slipstream Sports franchise when the doping revelations broke someday; it was just a matter of time. The “clean …

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Must Watch – GoPro: Combing Valparaiso’s Hills

As the second video in GoPro’s Hero3+ Adventure Series, Aaron Chase, Brian Lopes and Chris Van Dine film an incredible ride through the streets of …

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Sven Nys defeats Niels Albert at Superprestige Zonhoven

Sven Nys (Crelan-KDL) put in another of his famous late surges to win the Superprestige Zonhoven on Saturday.<p>The world champion got off to a slow …

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Hot Stove roundup: Rays keep middle infield intact

With the deadline for exercising or declining options looming at 5 p.m. ET on Monday, teams continued to make those decisions Saturday. Below is a …

San Francisco

David Ortiz's Phenomenal Career Of Big-Game Performances Captured In One Chart

If it's a playoff game, or the Sox are facing the Yankees, Ortiz is probably crushing the ball.<p>Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is no stranger to playoff drama, but his World Series MVP-winning performance against the Cardinals was fantastic even by his standards. Ortiz went 11-for-16 with 2 home runs, …

Space Agencies Of The World, Unite: The U.N.'s Asteroid Defense Plan

The United Nations General Assembly may approve a plan soon for the world's space agencies to defend the Earth against asteroids.<p>The plan, introduced last week, is expected to be adopted by the General Assembly in December. It would do two things: create an International Asteroid Warning Network so …