Now that the iPhone 5 has been out for several weeks, it's time to start thinking about what else you need to make your already-cool phone even cooler. Check out ...Continue reading iPhone 5 accessories
Adrenaline junkies are usually bored with your typical vacation. Visit the Grand Canyon in a winnebago? Booooring. Run that winnebago off a ramp and across the ...Continue reading A Tour for Daredevils
Captain America: The Winter Soldier, next year's unfrozen super-soldier sequel will have more than its fair share of new faces to the Marvel Cinematic Uni ...Continue reading Captain America: The Winter Soldier: Four New S.H.I.E.L.D. Members Added
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles continues its Michael Bay-produced reboot effort with the addition of a recognizable cast member as a (somewhat) recognizable char ...Continue reading Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Whoopi Goldberg Is Channel 6 Boss?
The Expendables 3 will apparently be garnishing its whopping serving of testosterone with a bit of action-oriented estrogen. While a Deadline report indicates ...Continue reading The Expendables 3: Milla Jovovich In Negotiations To Join
Machete Kills has released its first teaser trailer and it's immediately clear that director, Robert Rodriguez's approach to the film could be summarized ...Continue reading Machete Kills: Debut Teaser Trailer Brings The Big Guns
Guardians of the Galaxy, next summer's first foray into the Marvel Cinematic Universe's cosmic theater may have, appropriately enough, made a casting addi ...Continue reading Guardians Of The Galaxy: Glenn Close Becomes Galactic Authority
The Man from U.N.C.L.E., the upcoming adaptation of the classic 1960's spy series may have found its main hero. After the exit of Tom Cruise last week lef ...Continue reading The Man From U.N.C.L.E. Could Get Henry Cavill To Star
Transformers 4 continues work on director, Michael Bay's next world-wrecking robotic rampage. Not only has the film procured another cast member with the ...Continue reading Transformers 4: Comic Relief Added, First Look At Optimus Prime, More
James Bond isn't the type to harp on one love, but it seems that he could uncharacteristically end up waiting for someone in particular...for the next occupant ...Continue reading James Bond: Skyfall Director Sam Mendes To Return?
"We all need to feel like we belong somewhere, and that’s what Bushwick gave me, especially after I left for boarding school at 13 and found myself rootless in the world," says Vanessa Martir. "Nostalgia is strange like that. Sometimes it’s a longing for the gritty and profane."
Canadian writer and performer Sam S. Mullins offers advice on how to tell a story onstage: "Storytelling is magic. It is capable of changing people’s lives in a way that few other forms of expression can. . . . It is truly a special thing."
Brad Young started drawing when he was five when someone gave him a pencil and paper to entertain himself. Before long, he was strung out on pens, blacking out teeth, and drawing facial hair on models in magazines and catalogs.
"The ultimate goal of prison is to create an atmosphere that makes it conducive to coming back." David McCallum, an innocent man who spent 30 years in prison, befriended filmmaker Ray Klonsky through a series of letters. Their friendship led to a documentary, David & Me, which chronicles McCallum's fight for exoneration.
"Zoe is a pit bull, that’s a fact. A few years ago I stopped thinking of her as a pit bull, however, and started thinking of her as simply my dog." At the collaborative blog The Dad Letters, Ryan Eland pens a thoughtful piece on his family's pit bull, Zoe.
Kara Reeves on why she left teaching: "I could tell that those two weeks broke the bond that I had built with some of my most challenging students. They just didn’t trust me anymore. That goes against every single thing inside me that led me to become a teacher in the first place."
Rottin' in Denmark is the blog of Michael Hobbes, an American essayist and writer living in Berlin. He has written for the Billfold, the New Republic, Pacific Standard, and other publications. When he's not writing or producing videos, he works for a human rights organization.
The pressures of the workplace are long gone, the chicks have flown from the nest and you’ve got weeks and weeks of glorious time stretching ahead of you – yes, it’s fair to say that retirement has its positives. However, as one of the biggest turning points in people’s lives, retirement can also seem a scary prospect – you’re no longer tied to routine, you […]
People adore pets in the UK, and nothing brings more warmth to people’s hearts than the love of a furry, feather or even scaly little pal. From being greeted at the door by a waggy tail and adoring eyes to cuddles on the sofa, pets bring so much joy to people’s lives that they have become almost as integral to our homes as our family members. Even less-anima […]
Services like Google Translate are all the rage nowadays. The technology is able to listen to words and determine, to a degree, what the individual is saying and respond back with the requested information. However, is this service actually better than a live individual who is transcribing what they hear? To put that to the test, a recent study used two prof […]
We are a generation of people who live on their phones. We organise our lives through them and continually find new ways to communicate on them. Whereas previously a mobile phone was solely used for making phone calls or *gasp* even texting, we have now taken our phone reliance to a whole new level. Social media blew up and it became the next logical step to […]
The property and real estate world has always been in a flux. In fact, the only constant has been the amount of changes that take place in the industry. And with the rate of technological advancement that we’ve seen in the last few years there is little wonder that it has had an effect on the property and real estate market. However, before now the changes h […]
Big is beautiful, or so they say, but can this be applied to mobile devices? The course of innovation has fluctuated in the technology sector, especially when it comes to smartphones and similar mobile devices. The inaugural devices of the 1980’s were large and cumbersome, for example, before technological advancement made it possible to create smaller hands […]
As high tech as business has become, and as many advances as there have been, some of the most exciting innovations have been in the types of business conducted, differences that reflect our changing economic landscape. One such change growing in popularity is the specialized business environment, such as those that involve more than two parties forming comp […]
Most people regard poetry as some sort of lesser level reading, but that couldn’t be farther from the truth. Many times there are life lessons to be learned through poetry that you just won’t get from an ordinary book or a full-length novel. On top of that it makes for easy reading. Think of it as pocket life education. It’s there when you have time and you […]
It’s super simple to take photos with our phones nowadays. The inbuilt cameras tend to be of really high quality and we have them on our person almost all the time. We can share our snaps via various social media platforms including Facebook and Instagram. But what can we do to transform our photos from average to awesome? As it turns out there are a lot of […]
Choosing what to wear isn’t always easy because different occasions demand different styles. Men who work in an office will often wear quite formal clothes so that they make a good impression and can meet clients. In the evenings and at night, you’re either required to dress down for a more laid-back style when going out with colleagues, or dress up if you’r […]