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The Brooklyn Nets: How to Build a Disappointing NBA Team, Exhibit A

Some blame rookie coach Jason Kidd for the Nets' poor season, but there's not much any coach can do about a roster full of aging players or an unproductive combination of skills.<p>Once upon a time, there was a pro basketball team in New York called the Nets.<p>Led by the superlative Julius “Dr. J.” …

Carmelo Anthony Fouls Out With MSG Investors

Carmelo Anthony is reportedly considering leaving the New York Knicks after this season because he doesn’t want to be booed by fans.<p>Investors in the Madison Square Garden Company have a message for Anthony: Don’t let the door hit you on the way out.<p>Anthony came to the Knicks in a blockbuster trade …

Green Bay Packers Giving Fans Free Hot Beverages During Wild Card Game

Being a Green Bay Packers fan is hard sometimes, especially when attending games in January at Lambeau Field in the freezing temperature.<p>Fortunately for fans planning on attending the Wild Card Game between the Packers and San Francisco 49ers, the team is reportedly planning to provide free coffee …

2015 DT Marquise Overton commits to the Oklahoma Sooners

Are the positive effects of the Sugar Bowl win already becoming apparent for Bob Stoops and company?<p>Fresh off a surprising victory over the Alabama Crimson Tide in the Sugar Bowl on Thursday night, the Oklahoma Sooners grabbed a big commitment on Friday afternoon, securing a pledge from Jenks …

NFL Draft 2014: Texans would be willing to trade No. 1 pick, owner says

Team owner Bob McNair expressed interest in trading down in the upcoming draft.<p>Houston Texans owner Bob McNair said his team is open to dealing the No. 1 pick in the 2014 NFL draft, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. The team would do so in hopes of landing a quarterback with an impact defensive …

Camera makers are desperately trying to stay a step ahead of smartphones—and failing

The best camera, experienced photographers say, is the one that’s with you—and the truth of that adage is spelling doom for many of the world’s camera brands, who are desperately trying to stay afloat as their businesses are eroded by the omnipresent smartphone.<p>The average point-and-shoot has …

Cameras

Down Goes Alabama! Oklahoma Slays College Football's Dragon

An unbelievable performance by instantly legendary freshman Trevor Knight highlights the most decisive victory over Nick Saban's Crimson Tide team in more than three years.

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Rare Calvin & Hobbes strip up for auction

The 1986 strip up for auction.<i><br>(Credit: Heritage Auctions)</i><p><b>Since he retired the strip in 1995, Bill Watterson's Calvin & Hobbes has gained a massive</b> …

Auctions

The physics that killed GM’s latest hopes for a 200-mile electric car

Stubborn physics problems underlie the recent collapse of a deal to power a 200-mile electric car for General Motors—an attempt to commercialize what many researchers consider the world’s most promising lithium-ion technology.<p>GM has canceled a contract with Envia Systems, a Silicon Valley startup. …

General Motors

Where Digital Fails: The Pitfalls of Ditching Your Physical Media

Over the last few years I've transitioned from owning a boatload of CDs, DVDs, and other media to owning almost none at all—and keeping only digital …

Kittens Discover the Physics of Collision While Playing with a Newton’s Cradle

Scottish Fold kittens, Panda, Pikachu and Pavel, discover the physics of collision while playing with a Newton’s Cradle. It’s probably not important …

Edgar Allan Poe statue may go up -- in Boston

In the long and fruitful afterlife of<p>Edgar Allan Poe, the city of Boston is closer to celebrating the author as one of its own.<p>The Edgar Allan Poe Foundation of Boston is hoping to install a bronze statue of Poe near Boylston and Charles Streets. In August, it received a sizable grant -- $75,000 -- …

7 Scary Edgar Allan Poe Tales to Read Online

Even though his work is so much more than just tales to read for Halloween, it’s hard to deny that Edgar Allan Poe’s spooky stories work best around …

Top Gaming FAILS of 2013! - Inside Gaming Daily

Jerry Seinfeld and Louis C.K. in ‘Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee’

Jerry Seinfeld’s online show <i>Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee</i> just kicked off its third season with a trip on Louis C.K’s boat. But first, they cruise …

Tom Brady Says Patriots’ Improved Communication From Home-Field Advantage Can Be Difference in Playoff Game

2,981<p>FOXBORO, Mass. — Home-field advantage makes communication easy for the offense. That’s not the case for the defense, however.<p>New England …