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The Division's Next Free Update Includes Two New Modes And A New Area

The Division is getting a big free content update this fall, and today we found out what's in store. Ubisoft revealed that the 1.8 update will include two new modes alongside a new area and social space.<p>The update features a new cooperative mode as well as a competitive gametype. The co-op mode, …

The 10 New TV Shows You'll Be Obsessed With This Fall

New comedies, dark prestige dramas, and an epic Ken Burns docu-series await.<p>Summer is ending, and with it comes the conclusion of our obsessive chronicling of every incestuous hookup on <i>Game of Thrones</i> and the preposterous Roadhouse booking on <i>Twin Peaks: The Return</i>. But don't leave the couch just …

Avid Media Composer First offers pro-level video editing for free

Most serious DSLR or MSC video shooters use either Adobe Premiere Pro CC or Apple's Final Cut Pro X to edit their footage; however, Avid's Media …

Best Camera Settings for Landscape Photography

It's no wonder that landscape photography is so popular...For starters, it's an accessible given that we're surrounded by landscapes big and small …

A Simple Guide to the ‘Desaturated Urban Look’ in Lightroom

The ‘desaturated urban look’ is incredibly popular these days, especially among rooftoppers and other city photographers who want to give their …

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Opinion: The BlackBerry KEYOne Is Not For You or Me, and That's Great

Opinion: The BlackBerry KEYOne Is Not for You or Me, and That’s Why It Is a Great BlackBerry<p>The Blackberry Priv was considered one of the bigger …

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Top Dem on Senate Judiciary Committee calls for hearing delay

https://www.cnn.com/2018/09/24/politics/kavanaugh-new-allegation-supreme-court-future/index.htmlMon, 24 Sep 2018 05:35:31 GMT<div class="feedflare"> <a href="http://rss.cnn.com/~ff/rss/cnn_topstories?a=-lZ_AQy1wbw:6WsoGcPlBA8:yIl2AUoC8zA"><img …

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11 book series to satisfy your Game of Thrones cravings - Vox

Need another fantasy book series to read while you wait for the next George R. R. Martin release?<p>It may be years before George R. R. Martin releases another full-length novel in his <i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i> series. The first novel in the series, <i>A Game of Thrones,</i> was published in 1996 and intended to …

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U.S. senator declares she's quitting 'Game of Thrones'

Claire McCaskill has made it official: The U.S. senator is withdrawing her support for <i>Game of Thrones</i>.<p>The Democratic from Missouri tweeted Tuesday …

Game of Thrones

Press me! The buttons that lie to you

Does it help to push the buttons on pedestrian crossings, train doors and thermostats? Often the answer is “no”, as Chris Baraniuk discovers.<p>The tube pulls in to a busy station along the London Underground’s Central Line. It is early evening on a Thursday. A gaggle of commuters assembles inside and …

Google Wants To Speed Up The Web With Its QUIC Protocol

You may have never heard of it, but if you are a Chrome user, chances are you’ve used Google’s QUIC protocol already. As Google disclosed this week, about half of all requests from Chrome to Google’s servers are now served over QUIC.<p>So what’s the big deal here? QUIC is Google’s experimental, …

How Many Beliefs Are Due to Sleep Deprivation?

Making peace with Exploding Head Syndrome and the need for explanations<p>Fyodor Dostoevsky kept a record of his seizures in a notebook. There were 102. Today some people with epilepsy do the same on Pinboards. Those less candid among the epileptic Pinterest community post empowering quotes: "Don't …

George R.R. Martin is working on a new HBO series

George R.R. Martin certainly has a lot on his plate these days. <i>Entertainment Weekly</i> reports and <i>The Hollywood Reporter</i> confirms that the <i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i> author is in the process of developing a second HBO series. Called <i>Captain Cosmos</i>, the series will tell the story of a visionary sci-fi writer …

A Long-Time ‘Game Of Thrones’ Actor Was Startled To Learn He Or She Dies This Season

<i>Game of Thrones</i> took over not only this week’s <i>Entertainment Weekly</i>, but also the internet, where we’ve reported on HBO wanting the show to last longer than seven seasons and MORE DRAGONS PLEASE. But lost in the Stannis shuffle is this interview, via Winter Is Coming, with a current <i>Game of Thrones</i> …

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George RR Martin raises Game of Thrones fans' hopes with hint about when to expect long-awaited new book The Winds of Winter

The time it takes <i>Game of Thrones</i> author George RR Martin to write new books has long been a bone of contention for fans but now, he has raised hopes …

How to Correct Lens Distortion with the Adaptive Wide Angle Filter in Photoshop

The issue When photographing subjects with a wide-angle lens, it’s pretty common for perspective problems to present themselves in the form of lines …

Digital Photography

The 7 Wackiest Whiskey Flavors in Existence

What do you drink when the typical bourbon or Scotch seems a bit too, well, bland?<p>What do you drink when the typical bourbon or Scotch seems a bit too, well, bland?<p>From the crazy, but expected likes of salmon and bacon vodkas to the more cringe-inducing bottles like honey-flavored Scotch and maple …

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'Battlefield: Hardline' Will Continue PS4 And Xbox One Resolution Disparity

Despite the PS4 and Xbox One being out for over a year now, today we’re seeing a flashback to the launch of both consoles in 2013. Visceral has revealed that in order to make it to 60 FPS, the nearly required framerate threshold for shooters, the games will be 900p/720p resolution for PS4 and Xbox …

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iMalt Scotch Whisky Companion

25th February, 2015 by Annie Hayes<p>This article is over multiple pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11<p>Heralded as a simple, convenient way to keep track of …

Cloud connected whisky bottles guarantee authenticity

Next-gen connected bottle will let brands interact with consumers via contextual marketing and quality<p>In the home, smart jars are telling people …

Instant Expert: The Whiskey 101

6 Winter Whiskeys

Six exceptional bottles worth seeking out this winter<p>All the best tools, techniques, and recipes you need for flame-kissed glory this …

Blog Archive » The Best Whisky and Bourbon Documentaries – by Maria Ramos – Whisky News - whisky industry press releases, newsletters, events, tasting notes, bottlings and comments.

<b>The Best Whisky and Bourbon Documentaries</b><p>Bourbon enthusiasts rejoice! Whisky and bourbon has made a comeback recently in full force. From whisky …

Laugh at the Lannisters in 'Game of Thrones' blooper reel

Anyone who's seen HBO's hit series "Game of Thrones" knows that it's not exactly an upbeat show. Death, betrayal and numerous other tragedies lurk around every corner in Westeros and Essos, but that doesn't mean the mood is somber and dark while filming.<p>In a clip posted to YouTube, "Game of …

'Homeworld Remastered Collection' Release Date Announced

After a good long wait, Gearbox Software has finally announced the release date for their hugely anticipated Homeworld Remastered Collection.<p>These are the classic and innovative space-based real-time strategy games that were originally developed by Relic, as the collection contains both the …

Jet Lag Is Worse on Mars

A Martian day is 40 minutes longer than a day on Earth—a seemingly small difference that adds up quickly.<p>What would you do with an extra 40 minutes in a day?<p>Not 40 minutes shaved off some regular daily activity to devote to something else, but an extra 40 minutes actually tacked on to the 24 hours …

Pebble returns to Kickstarter for its new smartwatch, the Pebble Time

As promised, Pebble is announcing its new smartwatch on Tuesday, the Pebble Time. And the company will be returning to Kickstarter to help tell the …

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