Sam

178 Added | 1 Magazine | 37 Likes | 5 Following | 2 Followers | @sam_14 | Keep up with Sam on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Sam”

Unbuilt Los Angeles: the city that might have been – in pictures

From the offshore Santa Monica freeway to a mini Las Vegas with pyramids and the Parthenon, Greg Goldin and Sam Lubell look at the LA that never happened<p>Never Built Los Angeles is published by Metropolis Books

Santa Monica

Why pain is so hard to measure – and treat

It is surprisingly difficult to explain what we feel when we are hurt, so doctors are developing new ways of assessing and treating agony.<p>One night in May, my wife sat up in bed and said, “I’ve got this awful pain just here.” She prodded her abdomen and made a face. “It feels like something’s …

Pain
David Bowie

Stanley Kubrick, everything you need to know - infographic

Interesting facts and figures on one of the greatest directors of all time

Chernobyl, The Dangers And The Hope

Close your eyes. Imagine a forest. Acres upon acres of pine and birch and rolling hills. Herds of endangered horses have bred and increased their numbers. Packs of wolves roam the landscape. Rare birds roost all over. No humans, except for a sporadic few. Is this paradise? Maybe it is. You can go …

Chernobyl

Virtual Tattoo Maker FREE app review: give yourself a tattoo without the ink

Introduction<p>If you’re thinking about getting a tattoo but you’re hesitating because of how permanent they are you’re probably not alone. Getting a …

Fallout 4 Cinematic Trailer Coming From Guillermo del Toro's Production Company - Report

Filmmaker Guillermo del Toro's production company worked on a cinematic trailer for the unannounced--but rumored--Fallout 4, according to the online resume of someone who says they worked on it. As spotted by Videogamer, a Mirada Studios contract employee listed "Fallout 4 cinematic trailer" on …

How to Shoot a Star Trails Selfie

There are times when planning and patience can result in a killer shot. This nighttime star trails selfie (above) that I captured in the Canadian …

Digital Photography

Imagine If Your Smartphone Had a Second, Full-Size Screen

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We’ve all done it: You pull your boarding pass up on your phone while in the security line at the airport, only to have it buried behind your email and Twitter when you finally make it to the gate. One company is looking to add a second …

eReaders

The "Full House" Spin-Off Is Officially Happening On Netflix

John Stamos made the announcement on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Monday night.<p>Since August 2014, rumors of a <i>Full House</i> spin-off show have been swirling. And on Monday night while appearing on <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live</i>, John Stamos finally confirmed that the new show is happening.<p>Netflix has ordered 13 episodes of …

3 digital marketing strategies for making ads more relevant

Relevance. In digital marketing, it's what brands covet and what publishers strive to provide. Relevance is the driving force behind behavioral …

Marshall Major II: Classy headphones with great sound for only $100

Marshall Major II headphones review<p>Great sound and comfort<p>Iconic throwback<p>Clear and full sound<p>Pick a side, any side<p>Let's chat<p>Classy …

Wakie Wakes You With Phone Calls From Strangers

There’s alarm clock apps that force you to spin around, and ones that require you to move closer to your router. Then there’s Wakie, an app that encourages random strangers around the world to wake you up with a phone call.<p>Wakie has actually existed before, as it’s the international version of the …

The Evolution of Texting in Television and Film

Texting is quickly becoming our favorite form of communication — even in movies.<p>YouTube channel Every Frame a Painting explores the evolution of how …

The Job Guide for the Anti-9-to-5er

Is an <i>Office Space</i>-type work environment your worst nightmare? Does the idea of working in a cubicle every day make you break out in a cold sweat?<p>If …

The Uber For Doctors

WATCH LIST<p>NOW PLAYING<p>Tech<p>The Uber For Doctors<p>Tech<p>Apple’s Big Event Next Week: 5 Things To Expect<p>Mobile<p>Enter The Ambitious World Of Yo<p>Tech<p>An Uber For Your Ikea<p>Tech<p>Wearable Tech's Path To Health Insurance<p>Tech<p>Is 2014 the Year of the Wearable?<p>Tech<p>On The Road With Instacart<p>Tech<p>5 Tips from a Snapchat …

Wearable Tech

Cool Futuristic Astronaut Space Suit Design

Which Silicon Valley Company Has The Best Intern Perks?

Dropbox has by far the most perks I’ve seen in any Silicon Valley company. The major event that stood out to me this summer was Parent’s Weekend, where they flew out all intern parents down to their San Francisco office, housed them for two nights, organised a bunch of talks explaining Dropbox to …

After being abducted, Chinese man finds his way home on Google Maps

Chinese media outlets are today reporting the (quite incredible) story of a 28-year-old man who found his way home more than two decades after being abducted.<p>At the age of five, while on his way his kindergarten in Guangan City, Sichuan Province, Luo Gang (not his birth-name) was abducted and taken …

Apple Should Adopt This Stunning iOS 7 Concept

<i>Simply Zesty</i>’s Art Director, Philip Joyce has come up with a brilliant iOS 7 concept, to which Apple should give a serious thought of adopting. At …

Apple Stores in Canada Offering AWS iPhone 5 Warranty Replacements

Last month with the debut of the AWS compatible iPhone 5 by T-Mobile down in the USA, some Canadians managed to bring back those units and use them …

'Framed' is a new twist on interactive storytelling

Changing the format of interactive games, Loveshack Entertainment's new Mac, PC, and mobile game puts the player in charge by asking them to move a series of panels to help tell a story. <i>Framed —</i> which will go on sale in the coming months — sets each scene using panels you'd normally associate with …

AppGratis CEO Picks Up The Pieces After Being Dropped From The App Store

Simon Dawlat had just landed in Brazil, bleary eyed from an overnight flight, when he looked at his phone and saw more than 75 missed calls and a stream of unread text messages. His initial thought was that a member of his family had died.<p>“I almost fainted,” he said in a blog post today. It turned …

Billionaire T. Boone Pickens Sues His Son, Alleging 'Cyberbullying'

<i>One of America’s richest families has become the subject of a dark tell-all blog written by one of their own. Family members say the blog’s allegations of abuse are deceitful libel designed to extort millions from patriarch T. Boone Pickens. Inside the lawsuit:</i><p>In October 2012, Michael Pickens, son …

PhoneDog | The Leader in Mobile Phone News and Reviews

Four of the Highest-Paid Executives in the US are Apple Lieutenants

Four of the five highest-paid employees at S&P 500 companies are Apple employees: Bob Mansfield, Bruce Sewell, Jeffrey Williams and Peter …

S&P 500

YouTube Makes Videos Look Like VHS

In a world where you can stream nearly any type of content from the cloud, the VHS tape is a relic of the past. Once upon a time, though, it was the …

‘Jupiter Ascending’ Starts Filming and We Finally Know What It’s About

'Jupiter Ascending,' the Wachowski's follow-up to 'Cloud Atlas,' has begun filming with Mila Kunis and Channing Tatum in the lead roles. While we've …

Movies