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Very Smart Brothas x Mahogany Books Monthly Book Club: Zora and Langston by Yuval Taylor

Since November 2018, VSB has teamed with Mahogany Books, an online and brick-and-mortar, black-owned bookstore located in Washington, D.C., to do a monthly book club. On ...

Very Smart Brothas x Mahogany Books Monthly Book Club: Zora and Langston by Yuval Taylor

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Tim Dowling: I am so prepared for book club. But am I invited? Because I was the only man at that first meeting, my precise clearance level seems unresolvedThere is a question hanging over my wife’s new book club: am I in it?My inclusion so far has been accidental. The inaugural meeting was held in our kitchen a...
07:51, 05/04/2019

5 Of Mom’s Friends Who Got Too Drunk At Their Book Club And All But Said They Want To Fuck Your Older Brother After Mom’s book club has had a few bottles of Yellow Tail, they can get pretty rowdy—and on more than one occasion, they’ve taken a much more active interest in how attractive your big brother is than in their novel of the month. Here are five of Mo...
19:51, 05/14/2019

Books of The Times: Howard Stern Can Talk. This Book Shows He’s Also a Good Listener. In “Howard Stern Comes Again,” the radio host collects excerpts from his favorite interviews over the past two decades, with guests including Gwyneth Paltrow, Lady Gaga and Donald Trump....
17:34, 05/12/2019

Books of The Times: An Extraordinary New Book Dismantles the Myths That Surround Domestic Violence In “No Visible Bruises,” Rachel Louise Snyder reports on “a global health problem of epidemic proportions,” and writes about actionable changes that can help....
22:51, 05/07/2019

Books of The Times: Gabriel García Márquez, Journalist? A Book Revives the Novelist’s First Calling “The Scandal of the Century: And Other Writings” collects García Márquez’s reporting. Along with Silvana Paternostro’s oral history “Solitude & Company,” it’s one of two new books about García Márquez’s life and work....
19:17, 05/06/2019

Books News: She Pulled Her Debut Book When Critics Found It Racist. Now She Plans to Publish. Amélie Wen Zhao canceled the June publication of her young adult novel, “Blood Heir,” after claims that it had insensitive depictions of slavery. Then she decided the critics were wrong....
21:17, 04/29/2019

5 books not to miss: Susan Choi's 'Trust Exercise,' 'The Hill to Die On,' 'Book of Dreams' According to one review, Susan Choi's "Trust Exercise" is destined to be a classic, while "The Hill to Die On" takes us inside the halls of Congress.        ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Taylor Swift, Beyoncé fans spar over Billboard Music Awards: 'Taylor DID NOT copy her' Did Taylor Swift's Billboard Music Awards performance on Wednesday night rip off Beyoncé's 2018's Coachella show?        ...
21:17, 05/02/2019

Premier League finances: the full club-by-club breakdown and verdict Club accounts for 2017-18 show Manchester United spent the most on wages while champions Manchester City had the third-highest billFinancial figures for 2017-18, for the 20 clubs who were in the Premier League during that season. All details from the...
17:00, 05/23/2019

The top 25 spiritual and inspirational books from USA TODAY's Best-Selling Books list We took a look at the top spiritual nonfiction books over the 25-year history of our best-selling books list. Did your favorite make the list?        ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Taylor Swift, Beyonce fans spar over Billboard Music Awards: 'Taylor DID NOT copy her' Did Taylor Swift's Billboard Music Awards performance on Wednesday night rip off Beyonce's 2018's Coachella show?        ...
18:00, 05/02/2019

Children’s Books: Picture Books to Enrapture Little Readers and Listeners A top-secret hide-out, a talking tiger, a crocodile doctor and a sad pair of socks. These lively new stories transport children to singular imaginary realms....
12:17, 05/10/2019

Review: Brilliant’s smart home controllers are the antidote for smart-speaker hell My home is inundated with smart speakers. I’ve got Echo Dots aplenty, Google Minis to spare, and enough third-party voice-assistant devices to reproduce Plugged’s Bluetooth speaker symphony. And that’s not even getting into all the other “smart” gear...
03:34, 05/24/2019

Lenovo Smart Tab P10 scores 49 percent discount with tablet and smart display functionality In a market comfortably dominated by Apple, it seems like we rarely talk about Android tablets nowadays outside the context of massive discounts routinely offered by companies like Amazon or the occasional semi-interesting Samsung release. But Huawei...
11:17, 05/13/2019

Best Smart TV 2019: every smart TV platform ranked, rated and reviewed Smart TVs are so common now that using the word 'smart' almost seems unnecessary. It's rare you'll find a new TV that doesn't come with some form of smart capability - whether that's LG's WebOS, Samsung's Tizen...
22:51, 05/08/2019

Celebrate World Book Day and plan a vacation around one of these book-filled Airbnbs Indulge your inner bookworm on your next vacation by staying at a library instead of just visiting one at these book-filled Airbnbs.        ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

By the Book: By the Book: Ruth Reichl The food writer and author, most recently, of the memoir “Save Me the Plums” was 10 when she read Henry Miller. “If it’s over her head, she simply won’t understand it,” her mother said....
17:17, 05/02/2019

By the Book: By the Book: Gary Snyder The poet, essayist and environmentalist cites Ovid’s “Metamorphoses” as an inspiration: “Ovid in a sense tried to write the entire Roman story. I take it as a challenge to look for the storyteller of the planet.”...
20:00, 04/28/2019

By the Book: By the Book: Adm. William H. McRaven The author of “Make Your Bed” and, most recently, “Sea Stories: My Life in Special Operations” says “All Quiet on the Western Front” is the one book that best “captures the nature of a soldier.”...
13:00, 05/09/2019

Smart NFL teams trade down at the draft. Most NFL teams aren’t smart. Years of analysis — as well as the example of the New England Patriots — show the benefit of compiling multiple lower picks vs. one high pick. But watch how many teams do just the opposite....
19:34, 04/28/2019

Bird's monthly scooter rentals let you ride as much as you like Bird isn't staying out of San Francisco just because it doesn't have a permit for its usual scooter service. It's launching a personal rental service in both San Francisco and Barcelona that gives you a scooter of your own for $25 per...
15:51, 04/30/2019

The LG G7 ThinQ can be yours for only $240 with carrier activation or monthly installments Even though LG has released no less than four high-end phones on the heels of the G7 ThinQ, including a V35 ThinQ, V40 ThinQ, G8 ThinQ, and 5G-capable V50 ThinQ, last year's notched 6.1-incher can still be a relatively smart purchase at the right pri...
22:34, 05/19/2019

New Study On Weekly, Monthly S&P 500 PutWrite Indexes Released CHICAGO, IL -- January 27, 2016 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced the release of a new study that examines both the monthly CBOE S&P 500 PutWrite Index (PUTSM Index) and the CBOE S&P 500 One-Week PutWrite Index (WPUTSM In...
07:34, 05/02/2019

Petrol prices skyrocket in second-worst monthly increase since 2000 News 3 May, 2019 Petrol and diesel prices both on the rise as a result of higher wholesale costs driven by reduced global oil production...
19:34, 05/03/2019

How Monthly Season Train Tickets For First, Second Class Bookings Work IRCTC: Fares for first class MST or monthly season ticket bookings are four times compared to second class fares. The Railways currently allows only one season ticket per passenger for travelling......
14:17, 05/14/2019

Vix Futures Records All-Time Total Monthly Volume Record in October CHICAGO, IL - November 1, 2012 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) announced today that trading in futures on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX®) reached an all-time volume high for any month in its history....
15:51, 05/02/2019

By the Book: By the Book: Eve Ensler The playwright and author, most recently, of “The Apology” would invite James Baldwin, Hannah Arendt and Anaïs Nin for dinner. “Topics might include: God, death, erotica, totalitarianism.”...
12:51, 05/23/2019

By the Book: By the Book: Ani DiFranco The singer-songwriter, whose new memoir is “No Walls and the Recurring Dream,” says her shelves contain “poetry for when my mind is spinning” and “a bunch of learn-how-to-meditate books that don’t seem to be helping.”...
03:17, 05/16/2019

CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) Sets Record Monthly Volume in July CHICAGO, Aug 02, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- The CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX) today announced that CBSX trading volume in July reached an all-time monthly high with 598.0 million shares traded, an average daily volume (ADV) of 28....
20:51, 05/02/2019

China April crude oil imports hit monthly record, refiners stocked up ahead of sanctions China's crude oil imports in April unexpectedly surged to a record despite refinery maintenance outages and tepid domestic fuel demand, customs data showed, as state-run refiners built up stocks of Iranian crude oil anticipating a sanctions clampdown...
09:51, 05/08/2019

PUBG Mobile passes 100 million monthly active players, launches season 7 battle pass The new update comes with several improvements, as well as new weapons and skins. And the Royale Pass offers additional rewards for hardcore players.Read More...
01:51, 05/17/2019

CFE TOTAL AND AVERAGE DAILY VOLUMES DURING JANUARY SET NEW MONTHLY RECORDS; Trading in VIX Futures Reaches New All-Time High Chicago, February 1, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that total trading volume and average daily volume during January established records for any month in the six-year history of the Exchange. Additionally, January tradi...
22:00, 05/02/2019

CFE AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME DURING NOVEMBER SETS NEW MONTHLY RECORD; ADV Posts Gain For Seventh Consecutive Month Chicago, December 1, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that average daily volume during November was the highest monthly ADV in the six-year history of the Exchange as the 9,228 contracts traded per day bested the previous h...
22:00, 05/02/2019

CFE's January Volume Rises 105% Over Year-Ago; Monthly Volume in VIX Futures Increases 91% CHICAGO, February 1, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) announced today that trading volume during January 2008 totaled 96,743 contracts, an increase of 105% over January 2007's volume of 47,121 contracts. January's average daily volume was ...
02:00, 05/03/2019

CFE's February Volume Rises 73% Over Year-Ago; Monthly Volume in VIX Futures Increases 68% CHICAGO, March 4, 2008 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) announced today that trading volume during February 2008 totaled 80,948 contracts, an increase of 73% over February 2007's volume of 46,802 contracts. February's average daily volume was 4...
02:00, 05/03/2019

Josh Taylor – The Motorcyle Diaries 'The fighting instinct takes over when people try to intimidate me. There seems to be a switch in there.' Josh Taylor tells John Dennen how his 'wee man's syndrome' has fuelled his rise to world title level The post Josh Taylor – The Motorcyle ...
12:17, 05/16/2019

Vanderpump Rules' Jax Taylor Was Hit With an $80,000 Tax Lien Vanderpump Rules' Jax Taylor allegedly owed a substantial amount in back taxes earlier this year, ahead of his wedding to Brittany Cartwright. According to public records obtained by......
19:51, 05/16/2019

Taylor Morrison CEO on homebuilding at end of 2018: "It was that bad." The CEO of Arizona-based Taylor Morrison said, "In December, if you were to talk to anybody, there was, potentially, a house was never going to be sold in the U.S. again. It was that bad."...
19:34, 05/16/2019

Taylor Swift says goodbye to 'snake' era with new single First there was country Taylor Swift, then pop Taylor Swift, then biggest-star-in-the-world Taylor Swift, then vengeful, don't-mess-with Taylor Swift - who told us in no uncertain terms that the old Taylor Swift was dead....
19:17, 04/28/2019

Homebuilding came to a halt at end of 2018: Taylor Morrison CEO CNBC's Diana Olick sat down with Sheryl Palmer, Taylor Morrison CEO, at CNBC's Capital Exchange event to discuss the current state of the homebuilding industry....
03:17, 05/17/2019

Taylor Swift's Most Rebellious Act Involves Ex Joe Jonas--But It's Not What You Think Forever and always we'll love this story. During her appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show today, Taylor Swift gamely played a round of "Burning Questions" with host Ellen......
16:34, 05/15/2019

Hudson’s Bay puts Lord & Taylor up for sale Canadian retail operator Hudson’s Bay said Monday it was pursuing strategic alternatives such as a sale or merger for its department store Lord & Taylor, which has struggled to attract shoppers. Lord & Taylor, founded in 1826 and the oldest US depart...
05:00, 05/07/2019

All the Details on Jax Taylor's "Epic" First Bachelor Party Vanderpump Rules star Jax Taylor partied with about 40 of his friends, including Lance Bass, at the first of two bachelor parties as he counts down the days until he's a married......
04:00, 05/11/2019

Pence met with ‘I Like Mike’ students at Taylor University Vice President Mike Pence was met with a handful of Taylor University students walking out during his commencement address Saturday but he also got a chance to meet with a group that wanted to show the majority of students on campus are fans of the f...
18:00, 05/20/2019

Taylor Swift Reveals the Music and TV Shows She Can't Get Enough of Stars, they're just like us. And when it comes to celebrities and shows, even they have their favorites. Take Taylor Swift, for instance. The 29-year-old singer shared a few of her......
08:34, 05/10/2019

Taylor Swift releases upbeat new single and video 'ME!' Grammy-winning singer Taylor Swift on Friday released a cheerful pop duet called "ME!" along with a colorful video filled with pastel-drenched images of butterflies, rainbows and a young couple in love....
19:17, 04/28/2019

Angus Taylor says he did not set up Caymans structure on $80m water buyback Energy minister was a director of Eastern Australia Agriculture but says he only advised on the agricultural sideThe energy minister, Angus Taylor, has denied he played a role in structuring the company which received an $80m government buyback of it...
04:17, 05/02/2019

Dozens protest Pence at Taylor University commencement UPLAND, Ind. (AP) — Dozens of graduates and faculty have protested the selection of Vice President Mike Pence as the commencement speaker at Taylor University in Indiana by walking out moments before his introduction. The Indianapolis...
20:17, 05/18/2019

Will the sun ever set on rift between Graeme Souness and Liverpool? | Daniel Taylor A club great as a player is a pariah because of his dealings with the Sun when manager, yet he seems deeply remorseful. Does he care enough to try to heal the wound?Perhaps you may have seen that clip recently of Graeme Souness getting so worked up i...
12:17, 05/05/2019

Taylor Swift, Sandra Oh stun at Time 100 Gala The stars hit the red carpet at the annual Time 100 Gala in New York City to celebrate Time Magazine's annual list of 100 most influential people.        ...
18:34, 04/28/2019

Here’s Every Reference You Might Have Missed in Taylor Swift’s New Music Video It’s here: new Taylor Swift music, in the form of the bright, bubbly new pop single “ME!” featuring Panic! At the Disco’s Brendon Urie. Following multiple months of speculation and a careful trail of breadcrumbs, Swift just re...
21:34, 04/28/2019

Taylor Swift, Cardi B, Drake, BTS set for Billboard Awards Taylor Swift is set to kick off the Billboard Music Awards with the debut performance of her new song “ME!” and she could continue her run as the most decorated winner in the show’s history...
23:00, 05/01/2019

Taylor Swift makes a surprise appearance at her Nashville mural Hundreds of onlookers flocked to Nashville's Gulch neighborhood as two artists added paint to the mural.        ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Fern Hill Road In Taylor Co. Closed Due To Hazmat Spill TAYLOR COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – Emergency Crews in Taylor County are on the scene of a hazmat spill which happened around 7:30 a.m Thursday morning. A portion of Fern Hill Rd, which is mostly residential, remains closed as crews tend to the scene...
18:17, 05/09/2019

Designer Rebecca Taylor says athleisure is ‘over’ as she debuts a new suit line Designer Rebecca Taylor has her dream Mother’s Day all mapped out. “A day where all my children aren’t fighting and put away their iPhones for the day,” she laughs. “I’d love to go to the Rodin museum and maybe have a picnic and a glass of wine by th...
02:51, 05/09/2019

A History of Taylor Swift and Joe Alwyn's Gorgeous Love Story Taylor Swift appears to have found her endgame. Today, May 16, marks two years since the "Dress" singer's relationship with Mary Queen of Scots actor Joe Alwyn first went......
19:51, 05/16/2019

‘Songland’ mentors dish on collabs with Adele, Taylor Swift and more Many reality shows have searched for the next great singer, but NBC’s new series “Songland” directs the camera elsewhere: to the writers who craft those performers’ unforgettable tunes. “Songland,” premiering Tuesday at 10 p.m., gives four songwriter...
05:17, 05/24/2019

Iowa hires Billy Taylor as assistant basketball coach Iowa has hired former Lehigh and Ball State head coach Billy Taylor to be an assistant on Fran McCaffery's staff        ...
19:34, 05/22/2019

How Taylor Swift’s ME! video killed Instagram’s kooky aesthetic With its pastel colours and fluffy clouds, Swift’s video feels out of step with the online shift back to realityNearly 10 years into a world with Instagram, its cutesy, kooky perfection is now a mainstream aesthetic. Take Taylor Swift’s ME! video, fo...
15:00, 05/14/2019

Taylor beats Baranchyk on points for super lightweight belt GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Josh Taylor relieved Ivan Baranchyk of the IBF super lightweight boxing title after winning their thrilling fight by unanimous decision on Saturday. Taylor remained unbeaten at 15-0, and is expected next to meet WBA champion ...
03:17, 05/19/2019

Taylor Swift says she shaves her legs daily, Twitter is ‘offended’ Sh-sh-shave it off! On the “Ellen DeGeneres Show” Wednesday, Taylor Swift weighed in on a delightfully mundane Twitter controversy about whether or not people should wash their legs in the shower. What she revealed left fans shocked. R...
21:51, 05/15/2019

Miguel Vazquez: ‘Josh Taylor is the most powerful opponent I’ve fought’ Miguel Vazquez hopes a victory over Ohara Davies will set up him for another world title shot. He speaks to John Dennen The post Miguel Vazquez: ‘Josh Taylor is the most powerful opponent I’ve fought’ appeared first on Boxing News....
21:17, 05/22/2019

Taylor Swift's 'ME!' music video earns 65M views in 24 hours Taylor Swift's music video for "ME!" featuring Panic! at the Disco frontman Brendon Urie has set a Vevo record, earning 65 million views in 24 hours....
16:17, 04/29/2019

CBOE SETS ALL-TIME MONTHLY RECORD; CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) Posts Second Straight Month of Record Volume CHICAGO, June 1, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that May 2010 average daily volume (ADV) of 6.6 million contracts was an all-time record for any month in the Exchange's history, surpassing the previous ADV record of 6...
20:51, 05/02/2019

CBOE SEPTEMBER DAILY VOLUME AVERAGES 4.7 MILLION CONTRACTS: MONTHLY TRADING VOLUME UP FROM AUGUST 2009, DOWN FROM RECORD SEPTEMBER 2008 CHICAGO, October 1, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that September was the most active month of trading during 2009.Average daily volume during September 2009 was 6,858 contracts, a gain of 36 percent over 5,025 contracts ...
22:00, 05/02/2019

England Women’s World Cup squad are balanced but in transition | Louise Taylor England’s 23-strong squad offer stylistic diversity and young blood as Phil Neville moves to slick-passing, attacking approachThere were surprises galore as Phil Neville presided over surely the most controversial, not to mention radically innovative...
22:00, 05/08/2019

How Taylor Swift and Joe Jonas Shook Off Their Breakup and Found True Love Over a decade after the unraveling of their young love, Taylor Swift and Joe Jonas have truly found holy ground. Back in 2008, the superstar singer and the Jonas Brothers star had fans......
21:51, 05/15/2019

Taylor Swift is obsessed with Easter eggs, and it's ruining her new music Swift's new music roll-out has been almost entirely focused on the hidden clues in her Instagram posts, music videos and even her stilettos.        ...
17:51, 05/14/2019

Don’t shake off the Taylor Swift-Beyoncé controversy as just a performance | Arwa Mahdawi Swift’s Billboard Music awards set was reminiscent of Beyonce’s 2018 Coachella show – highlighting the history of black women’s achievements being ignoredSign up for the Week in Patriarchy, a newsletter​ on feminism and sexism sent every Saturday. Co...
15:34, 05/04/2019

Taylor Swift accused of ripping off Beyoncé’s act at Billboard Music Awards Taylor Swift does not march to the beat of her own drummer, according to the Beyhive. The “ME!” singer opened the 2019 Billboard Music Awards with an Easter egg-hued rendition of her new single with Panic at the Disco’s Brendon Urie...
15:34, 05/02/2019

Top 10 books about psychotherapy Its tantalising mix of self-exposure and self-discovery is as intriguing in fiction as it is in fact. A therapist-novelist recommends the best of bothThe mystery of what goes on behind the closed door of the consulting room has long intrigued those o...
15:00, 05/01/2019

Here Are the 10 New Books You Should Read in May Many of the best new books coming out in May ask readers to question humankind’s durability in the face of adversity, whether it be troubling changes meant to “rejuvenate” society, as in Ma Jian’s China Dream or more personal,...
00:34, 05/01/2019

The best books of the week Below the Fold R.G. Belsky (fiction, Oceanview Publishing) When a homeless woman is murdered in New York, Clare, a TV news director, decides to dig deeper into the case that ordinarily wouldn’t get much attention. Soon, uneasy links emerge — one of t...
03:00, 05/05/2019

5 new books to read in May Every month, a deluge of new books comes flooding out from big publishers, indie houses, and self-publishing platforms. So every month, The A.V. Club narrows down the endless options to five of the books we’re most excited about....
23:34, 05/03/2019

If Liverpool’s brilliance falls short, when will relentless City be caught? | Daniel Taylor The next aim for Manchester City if they wrap up everything on Sunday is utter domination and it is hard to know what more Jürgen Klopp’s team can do after their efforts this seasonThe first time Manchester City found themselves in this position, ent...
22:17, 05/11/2019

Taylor Morrison CEO Sheryl Palmer at Capital Exchange Event: "I am bullish on building" Taylor Morrison CEO Sheryl Palmer joins incoming Freddie Mac CEO David Brickman, alongside CNBC's Diana Olick at the Capital Exchange, exploring the new realities of real estate. She is "bullish" because of demographics. "Now we have to learn ho...
03:17, 05/17/2019

Watford FA Cup Final defeat hit Graham Taylor really hard... being beaten at Wembley sticks with you If you lose any game at Wembley, it is devastating. It is the worst place to be beaten. But it is strange because you should be pleased to a degree at having got there....
16:00, 05/17/2019

Angus Taylor's Oxford rowing mate's company was a beneficiary of $80m water deal Exclusive: Energy minister went to university with the fund manager who was chief investment officer in Pacific Alliance Group One of the main beneficiaries of an $80m sale of water to the federal government was a Hong Kong-based investment fund whos...
18:34, 05/17/2019

APRIL IS BUSIEST MONTH EVER AT CFE; Trading Rises 536% Over 2009, Seventh Consecutive Month of Year-Over-Year Volume Increases, VIX Futures Sets New Daily and Monthly Records CHICAGO, May 3, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that April 2010 was the busiest trading month ever at the Exchange as a total of 296,541 contracts changed hands. For the month, April trading volume was up 536 percent whe...
20:51, 05/02/2019

The 10 Best Nonfiction Books of 2019 So Far Many of the best nonfiction books of the year so far ask readers to make change. In Charged, Emily Bazelon presses us to stop giving prosecutors so much power in the courtroom. In The Uninhabitable Earth, David Wallace-Wells warns of the grim future ...
19:51, 05/23/2019

The A.V. Club says goodbye to Veep Veep ended its seven-year term on HBO last night with a series of backdoor deals, sublime obscenities, multiple time jumps, and one final indignity for once-and-future President Selina Meyer (the incomparable Julia Louis-Dreyfus). Like a certain othe...
21:51, 05/13/2019

The 11 Best Fiction Books of 2019 So Far For the characters in many of the best novels and short-story collections of the year so far, the search to understand oneself is fraught. Teenagers facing the turbulence of first love wrestle with their places in the world as they mature into adults...
19:34, 05/23/2019

Top 10 books about angry women Stories of female rage were for centuries often stifled or spun. From Euripides to Jean Rhys, Stephen King to Gillian Flynn, here are some of the exceptionsWe are angry. If the last two years have taught us anything, it’s that. There’s a quiet rage, ...
16:17, 05/22/2019

How to Read More Books Without Stalling Out Filmmaker Max Joseph wants to read more than one book a year—he wants to read one a week. So he asked a few voracious readers for advice, in a 38-minute video that includes lengthy tours of European bookstores. Here’s some of the best advice for neve...
16:17, 05/21/2019

The Shortlist: The Future of A.I., According to Three New Books “The Creativity Code,” “Deep Medicine” and “Talk to Me” together reveal the wide range of influence technology does, should and will have on the human condition....
07:34, 05/03/2019

Billboard Music Awards 2019: See Taylor Swift, Cardi B and More Stars' Best Candid Moments The 2019 Billboard Music Awards took place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on Wednesday--and what a show it was. Taylor Swift and Panic! at the Disco's Brendon Urie kicked......
19:00, 05/02/2019

Books of The Times: Impeachment, the First Time Around Andrew Johnson ascended to the presidency after Lincoln’s assassination. Brenda Wineapple’s “The Impeachers” recounts the efforts to remove him from office....
03:17, 05/16/2019

UN celebrates books as ‘bridges across cultures’ The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization UNESCO has long celebrated the power of International Book and Copyright Day, marked on 23 April, but this year, special attention is being paid to the protection of indigenous languages, many ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

A is for Activist: why children’s books are getting political Children’s literature is seeing a ‘seismic shift’ in diversity as authors say they want to make sure children of color see themselves representedSeveral years ago, Susan Darraj’s 10-year-old daughter came to her with a question: “How come none of the...
15:17, 05/02/2019

Four Design Books to Spruce Up Your Home Read these standouts from the season’s crop of volumes about greenery and flora. For example, covering your shelves with golden pothos plants can give a woodsy feel indoors....
13:51, 05/06/2019

'Confidence is the 15th and most important club in the bag' On the face of it, it's the classic story of the sporting prodigy who burns twice as bright and half as long. Lydia Ko was the young golfer that achieved more as a teenager than anyone in the history of the sport. She was already winning professional...
22:00, 04/28/2019

Club pro on going distance at PGA Championship: ‘Just awesome’ Rob Labritz has two children and is playing in his sixth PGA Championship. But the club pro from GlenArbor in Bedford Hills, N.Y., thought making the cut on the number in his own backyard at this PGA Championship at Bethpage Black might have been one...
06:51, 05/19/2019

Angry? Want to let off steam? Try a rage club In an increasingly angsty world, it’s no surprise that venues for venting our ire are popping up. Jane Dunford acts out her anger in a safe spaceIn a basement in Soho, London, I’m drawing my rage on to a big sheet of paper with a black marker pen. Sc...
21:34, 05/11/2019

7 books to read for better mental health From eating whatever the hell you want to loving your imperfections, the founder of The Shelf Help Book Club on her favourite confidence-building books...
14:00, 05/17/2019

Hitting the Books: When better living through technology isn't enough Welcome to Engadget's newest series, Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on sci...
20:34, 04/28/2019

Yanks' Sabathia third lefty ever in 3,000-K club CC Sabathia added another milestone to his Hall of Fame résumé on Tuesday, when he recorded his 3,000th career strikeout. He reached the milestone by striking out the side in the bottom of the second inning....
08:51, 05/01/2019

The little-known story of Major Taylor, America’s first black sports hero, who became a world champion during the Jim Crow era of 1890s New book tells how, at a time when cycling was the world’s most popular sport, dominated by whites, Taylor broke the color line and disproved racist theorists...
18:17, 05/02/2019

Liverpool ride their luck but game of fine margins remains wide open | Louise Taylor Rafa Benítez stood in the way of Jürgen Klopp’s title challengers but fate had other plans on a topsy-turvy night at St James’ ParkLunchtime was fast approaching when Liverpool’s morning charter flight taxied towards the private terminal adjacent to ...
12:17, 05/05/2019

Fans accuse Taylor Swift of 'copying' Beyoncé's performance at 2019 Billboard Music Awards Taylor Swift took the MGM Grand Garden Arena stage Wednesday evening, where she opened up the 2019 Billboard Music Awards with her newest single "ME!" -- in a performance that had some viewers claiming she copied Beyoncé....
04:34, 05/02/2019

Josh Taylor, eventually, makes weight for World Boxing Super Series semi-final Confusion at the weigh in for Josh Taylor vs Ivan Baranchyk but the fight is on The post Josh Taylor, eventually, makes weight for World Boxing Super Series semi-final appeared first on Boxing News....
06:51, 05/18/2019

Benitez, Rodgers could help old club Liverpool win EPL title With a second-place finish each, Rafa Benitez and Brendan Rodgers weren’t quite able to end Liverpool’s long wait for an English top-flight title during their spells in charge at Anfield. They hold the key to their old club potentially ac...
17:17, 05/02/2019

Former Bundesliga club Hamburg leave everyone at a loss Until a year ago, Hamburg were the only club never to have been relegated from the Bundesliga. Their failure to win promotion on first attempt has left fans and former stars like Felix Magath shaking their heads....
23:34, 05/13/2019

New Volkswagen ID.3: name confirmed and order books open News 9 May, 2019 Volkswagen ID.3 name confirmed for brand's first ID. model, as order books open and launch edition model is detailed...
14:34, 05/09/2019

Five Actually-Useful Books To Gift to Your Favorite College Grad Stop! Put down that copy of Oh, the Places You’ll Go. Your son/daughter/nephew/cousin probably already has three versions, and you can do better. Here are five books that’ll help any new graduate enter the real world like a confident grown-up....
01:34, 05/08/2019

Man U midfielder Herrera confirms leaving club Midfielder Ander Herrera confirmed he's leaving Manchester United after its season ends this weekend        ...
12:34, 05/11/2019

Arsenal’s Leah Williamson: ‘I’ll put myself on the line for this club’ The defender talks about how much it meant to win the WSL title, the horrible injuries that nearly derailed Arsenal’s season – and her dad being a Spurs fanWhen Arsenal clinched their first Women’s Super League title in seven years at Brighton’s Amex...
15:00, 05/10/2019

How to store and sync PDFs with Apple Books Find out how to store, organize, and sync PDFs across multiple iOS and macOS devices in Apple Books for easy access to frequently used documents and books....
19:34, 04/28/2019

Hamels no decision against old club, Cubs top Phillies 8-4 CHICAGO (AP) — Cole Hamels struggled in his first start against his original team, Albert Almora Jr. hit his first career grand-slam and the Chicago Cubs rallied from an early three-run deficit with three homers, beating the Philadelphia Phillies 8-4...
06:34, 05/23/2019

Books of The Times: Mental Illness Is All in Your Brain — or Is It? Anne Harrington’s “Mind Fixers” traces the history of attempts to establish the biology of mental illnesses — which have led to repeated frustration....
20:00, 04/28/2019

Richard Powers: ‘I’ve read more than 120 books about trees’ The Pulitzer-winning author of eco-novel The Overstory on Extinction Rebellion, his many alter egos and the brilliance of Robert MacfarlaneThere was something fitting about hearing the news that Richard Powers’s The Overstory had been awarded the Pul...
02:34, 05/12/2019

Sylvinho to become Lyon coach - club president "Olympique Lyonnais have agreed a deal to appoint Brazilian Sylvinho as their next head coach to succeed Bruno Genesio, the Ligue 1 club\u0027s president said on Saturday."...
16:00, 05/19/2019

Equality FC: A small football club with a big commitment With the US Women's team suing their own federation ahead of the World Cup, the discussion around football's gender pay disparity is growing. DW visited the first club in the world to publicly commit to pay equality....
21:51, 05/06/2019

Mourinho wants same backing as Klopp and Guardiola at next club "Jose Mourinho is after a different managerial experience at his next club and he reckons he should be afforded the same treatment as Jurgen Klopp and Pep Guardiola."...
02:00, 05/03/2019

Why Bhutan Is All Alone in the Carbon-Neutral Nation Club There’s a tiny nation nestled in the Himalaya mountains with so many trees -- and so little pollution -- that it actually gobbles up more carbon dioxide from the atmosphere than it produces. Unfortunately for the fight against global climate change, ...
14:34, 05/08/2019

Lower May temperatures, rise in record books TUCSON – We can’t make this stuff up; more snow fell on Mt Lemmon this morning, making it the second time this week (yes, this is the end of May). This time, up to 2 inches of snow fell on the mountain top. 6AM this morning. Snow on Mt L...
01:00, 05/24/2019

Murray given wildcard for Queen's Club Championships A wildcard has been reserved for former world number one Andy Murray to play at the Queen's Club Championships in June but the Scot has been given time to confirm his participation, organizers said on Tuesday....
15:17, 05/07/2019

Hitting the Books: Ever wonder how audio sampling works? Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
17:51, 05/04/2019

Hitting the Books: Autonomous cars will do more than drive you around Welcome, dear readers, to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technol...
19:51, 05/11/2019

The Latest: Officials recommend against sex education books SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the California State Board of Education’s vote to revise sex education guidance for public school teachers (all times local): 1:02 p.m. California education officials have recommended against suggesting t...
23:00, 05/08/2019

Boxing News at Five: Taylor uses cannabis oil to relax ahead of Baranchyk test, Horn says Tszyu might one day beat him but not today Josh Taylor calls upon CBD oil to help calm down between training sessions, and Jeff Horn says Tim Tszyu needs to calm down before making a big mistake The post Boxing News at Five: Taylor uses cannabis oil to relax ahead of Baranchyk test, Horn says...
03:00, 05/17/2019

English soccer club Bolton set for bankruptcy protection BOLTON, England (AP) — One of English soccer’s most historic clubs is set to be placed in bankruptcy protection after a failed takeover bid. If financially stricken Bolton is placed under the management of administrators, it would result in a p...
16:00, 05/08/2019

England’s oldest club relegated from Football League SWINDON, England (AP) — Notts County, one of the founder members of the English league in 1888, has dropped out of the country’s top four professional divisions for the first time. The team from central England was beaten at Swindon 3-1 to fini...
18:51, 05/04/2019

Bolton say proposed takeover of club by Laurence Bassini is off • Wanderers will not enter into further discussions with Bassini• Brentford match to be played after end of seasonThe proposed takeover of Bolton Wanderers by the former Watford owner Laurence Bassini is off after the club issued a statement saying “...
02:34, 05/03/2019

AFL club bosses to watch Adam Goodes documentary Film on agenda for meeting of club chief executivesThe Final Quarter covers end of former player’s careerClub bosses will have a private screening of an upcoming documentary about Adam Goodes as the AFL braces itself for the fallout once it is releas...
04:17, 05/14/2019

Roma captain De Rossi to leave club after 18 years ROME (AP) — Roma captain Daniele De Rossi has surprisingly announced he is leaving his hometown club after 18 years. Roma made the announcement on its website, adding De Rossi will hold a news conference later Tuesday. The 35-year-old midfielder is e...
14:00, 05/14/2019

'Rivet' Turns Your Kid's Favorite YouTube Videos Into Books Android/iOS: My six-year-old has started reading YouTube videos, and I’m cool with it. She’s using a free children’s reading app called Rivet, which was just released. Rivet has a digital library of more than 2,000 books, ranging from a mythical tale...
01:51, 05/16/2019

The local club pro who outplayed Tiger Woods at PGA Championship Jason Caron had just finished his PGA Championship opening round Thursday at Bethpage Black after having carded an impressive even-par 70 to stand tied for 17th — pretty good for a Long Island club pro — when someone asked what he thought about havin...
07:17, 05/17/2019

Why the New York Public Library Has 7 Floors of Stacks With No Books In Midtown Manhattan, space is prized. But stacks at the library’s main branch are empty because officials say the space cannot protect irreplaceable books from the elements and theft....
14:00, 05/20/2019

6 books highlighted in German literary translation shortlist The shortlist for Germany's top prize for contemporary literature in translation, the Internationaler Literaturpreis, has been revealed. The list includes giants of world literature as well as fresh new voices....
08:51, 05/07/2019

Andy Murray given wildcard for Queen's Club Championships - if he's fit enough "A wildcard has been reserved for former world number one Andy Murray to play at the Queen\u0027s Club Championships in June but the Scot has been given time to confirm his participation, organisers said on Tuesday."...
12:17, 05/07/2019

Syrian Kurds reshape region with books and schools When Eyub Mohamad was a boy, security forces beat his father into paralysis. His offence was typing leaflets in Kurdish, banned under Syria’s ruling Baath party. Mohamad, with his family, fed and bathed his father for years. Wary of the typewriter th...
23:51, 05/06/2019

CHEAP: Bathe in books with 31% off the waterproof Kindle Paperwhite Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Books are great. Sorry, but that’s indisputable. There’s little as brilliant and magical as losing yourself in a novel. So, when the new, waterproof Kindle paperw...
20:17, 05/12/2019

19 books billionaire Warren Buffett thinks everyone should read Getty Images / Matthew Peyton Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, loves to read. When he began his investing career, he would read 600 to 1,000 pages a day. According to Berkshire Hathaway's shareholder letters and over two decades of interv...
00:51, 05/20/2019

Bundesliga club Stuttgart name Tim Walter as new head coach Tim Walter is to take over as coach of Stuttgart at the beginning of the 2019-20 campaign. The Swabians are to face second-division side Union Berlin to try to secure their place in the Bundesliga for next season....
22:00, 05/20/2019

Danny Rose says a club wanted to check he was ‘not crazy’ • Defender went public about depression before World Cup• Reveals story to Prince William in BBC documentaryDanny Rose has revealed a club seeking to sign him last summer had requested a meeting to check he was “not crazy” in the wake of the Tottenha...
05:51, 05/17/2019

Meet the area club pros in the PGA Championship spotlight The moment the PGA of America announced Bethpage Black would host the 2019 PGA Championship, Rob Labritz circled it in ink on his mental calendar. “I’ve been priming for this my whole life,’’ Labritz told The Post. “I’m beside the moon just to have t...
08:34, 05/14/2019

Brazilian club admits guilt in doping two of its own players SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian club Athletico has admitted two of its players tested positive for doping because of medication from its own staff. Club president Mario Celso Petraglia said in a news conference on Monday that defender Thiago Heleno and mi...
00:51, 05/14/2019

Here Are the 5 Books Bill Gates Thinks You Should Read This Summer Bill Gates isn’t doing much light reading this summer. For his annual list of reading recommendations for the season, he’s picked five books that you can really sink into on vacation. The billionaire philanthropist wants readers to learn ...
02:00, 05/21/2019

Photos: 16 books about AI, robotics, automation, and how they're affecting the job market With the rise of AI and robotics, more automation in the workplace is inevitable. These books offer insights and suggestions for how to prepare for the next technological revolution....
03:51, 04/30/2019

Paul Parker: Suarez was right to celebrate for his dream club "Paul Parker believes that Luis Suarez was entitled to celebrate his goal for Barcelona, the club he was desperate to join, against his former club Liverpool."...
18:17, 05/02/2019

Amazon's Kindle now supports Traditional Chinese books Amazon been expanding the number of languages and alphabets the Kindle supports over the years. This time, the company has given the Kindle apps and e-readers the capability to support books in Traditional Chinese. In fact, Amazon has launched a port...
10:34, 05/24/2019

Swedish club Djurgarden says player has been racially abused STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish club Djurgarden says one of its players has received racial abuse following a top-flight league game in which he won a penalty. The Stockholm-based team says striker Mohamed Buya Turay, who is black, has been the subject of &...
21:34, 05/21/2019

Schools 'crowd fund for pencils, glue and books' The prime minister says the government is putting a "record level of funding". into schools, after Jeremy Corbyn asks about some closing early on Fridays....
16:51, 05/22/2019

Children’s Books: Y.A. Novels That Let Teenage Boys Be Vulnerable The characters in these novels grew up with strict rules about masculine strength and dominance. But extreme situations force them to let go of all that....
20:00, 04/28/2019

Twins continue record pace, club 8 HRs in rout Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop each hit two of Minnesota's franchise record-tying eight home runs and the Twins hammered Matt Harvey and the Los Angeles Angels 16-7 Thursday....
08:00, 05/24/2019

Giroud signs new contract at Chelsea before possible transfer ban for club • Striker gives Chelsea boost by signing a new one-year contract• Club faces a transfer ban for the next two windowsOlivier Giroud has given Chelsea a boost by signing a new one-year contract for next season ahead of next week’s Europa League final. ...
00:34, 05/22/2019

Gourvennec leaves Guingamp after club's relegation French soccer club Guingamp says it will part ways with coach Jocelyn Gourvennec following the team's relegation to the second division        ...
14:34, 05/22/2019

Remy Ma's Publicist Releases Statement On 'Baseless' Assault Case, Calls Brittney Taylor's Allegations a 'Money Grab' A few days after Reminisce “Remy Ma” Mackie turned herself into New York City police, her publicist, Ernest Dukes has released a statement regarding the alleged incident involving the 38-year-old rapper and Love & Hip-Hop co-star Brittney Taylor ...
16:51, 05/06/2019

Sunday's Best Deals: Kingdom Hearts, Mother's Day Books, iPads, and More Kindle downloads for Mother’s Day, handy 1' extension cords, and a TriggerPoint foam roller lead off Sunday’s best deals from around the web....
16:51, 05/12/2019

Game of Thrones Author George R.R. Martin Has a Lot to Say About His Books After the Big Finale Now that Game of Thrones’ series finale has come and gone, even more attention is being paid to author George R.R. Martin. He’s mostly been minding his own business and living his life while the rest of the world harangues him about the final two ent...
23:34, 05/21/2019

E.P.A. Plans to Get Thousands of Pollution Deaths Off the Books by Changing Its Math The E.P.A. plans to change the way air pollution health risks are calculated in a way that would sharply lower estimated deaths from new, looser rules for coal plants....
01:51, 05/24/2019

Kentucky Softball Run Rules Ole Miss, Books Ticket into SEC Semifinals Photo Courtesy of UK Athletics COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Behind a team-leading 20th home run of the season off the bat of Abbey Cheek and a complete-game shutout in the circle from junior Autumn Humes, the #4 seeded Kentucky Wildcats run-ruled #5 Ole ...
22:17, 05/10/2019

Man gunned down after fight at Long Island strip club: cops A man was shot dead and a woman wounded early Tuesday following a fight that is believed to have started at a Long Island strip club, authorities said. Investigators believe the fight broke out between the pair and another group inside Mirage Gentlem...
06:34, 05/15/2019

George R.R. Martin on if the Game Of Thrones books end differently than the show: "Well ... yes. And no. And yes." Now that the dust has cleared on HBO’s Game Of Thrones series finale, fans unhappy with the ending have very little to look forward to other than bigger, better season 8 remake petitions and the continued hope that author George R.R. Martin will fini...
00:34, 05/22/2019

Leh Press Club Alleges BJP Trying To Bribe Reporters, Files Complaint A journalist body in Ladakh has accused the BJP of "bribing reporters for favourable coverage" to influence the national elections in the constituency which votes on Monday in the fifth phase. An......
07:00, 05/05/2019

Mother's Day gift idea: save up to 45% at Mixbook on photo books and more Mother's Day is just around the corner, and if you're still looking for the perfect gift for mom, then you've come to the right place. Mixbook, an online photo design tool, is currently offering up to 45% off their site until May 8. Yo...
16:00, 05/02/2019

Books of The Times: In Wendell Berry’s Essays, a Little Earnestness Goes a Long Way In “What I Stand On,” a two-volume boxed set, the Kentucky-based farmer, conservationist, pacifist and moral critic offers his fiery dissent about nearly every aspect of modern life....
20:00, 05/20/2019

Ex-Chicago sergeant faces felony counts in gay club fight CHICAGO (AP) — A former Chicago police sergeant has been charged in an attack at a gay club last year that left two men seriously injured. Chicago police said Tuesday that 45-year-old Eric J. Elkins faces two felony aggravated battery counts in the S...
16:17, 05/07/2019

Australian politician resigns over leaked strip club video A right-wing politician in Australia has resigned just weeks before the country's general election after leaked footage revealed his "unacceptable" behaviour inside a US strip club....
14:00, 04/30/2019

Bouncer shot twice outside Long Island City strip club A bouncer was shot twice outside a Long Island City strip club Monday morning, police said. The 42-year-old man was struck in the shoulder and leg around 4:40 a.m. while guarding the door to Show Palace Gentleman’s Club on 21st Avenue. Show Pal...
16:00, 05/20/2019

Staffsource: Ars staffers share their favorite books to get lost in this summer Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Summer is the perfect time to catch up on all the things you've been meaning to do—like get your to-be-read (TBR) pile down to a manageable size (if that's even possible). As the longer days with better weather...
14:17, 05/23/2019

Oldest club Notts County relegated from Football League "Notts County -- the world\u0027s oldest professional football club -- have dropped out of the Football League for the first time after they were relegated from League Two following a 3-1 defeat at Swindon Town on Saturday."...
19:00, 05/04/2019

Steven May escapes AFL club punishment after 'poor decision' to go drinking Melbourne recruit dealing with ‘personal issues’Frustration of injury led to defender’s actionsMelbourne recruit Steven May has avoided a club sanction for drinking while injured with the AFL club revealing the key defender is dealing with some “pers...
09:51, 05/07/2019

Nonfiction: How Was Polynesia Populated? Two New Books Explore the Pacific’s Mysteries Christina Thompson’s “Sea People” tells the story of the people of Polynesia and their “discovery,” while Peter Moore’s “Endeavour” looks at the ship that made that encounter possible....
14:51, 05/14/2019

Will the Game of Thrones Books End Differently Than the Show? George R.R. Martin Says... It's the end of an era for George R.R. Martin. The author whose books served as the launching pad to HBO's Game of Thrones took to his blog to discuss the end of the acclaimed series--and......
19:17, 05/21/2019

Montana threatens to pull exclusive club’s liquor licenses HELENA, Mont. — Members like Bill Gates and Justin Timberlake might find it difficult to get a drink the next time they go skiing at the exclusive Yellowstone Club if state regulators follow through on their threat to pull several liquor licenses fro...
08:51, 05/03/2019

The life of Alexander von Humboldt, plus foraging for food – books podcast On this week’s show, we’re talking about two books that encourage us to look anew at nature. Claire sits down in Cartegena with Andrea Wulf, who won the Royal Society prize in 2016 for The Invention of Nature, her biography of Alexander von Humboldt....
17:34, 05/21/2019

Game Of Thrones: George RR Martin hints at ending for books Game Of Thrones creator George RR Martin has given hints about the ending of his books after seeing the hit series come to an end - and also said he suspects we have "not seen the last of Westeros" on TV....
15:00, 05/21/2019

South African writer Pumla Gqola on books and liberation Twenty-five years after the first post-apartheid elections took place in South Africa, Pumla Gqola, a prominent feminist author in the country, shares her views on democracy with DW....
18:17, 05/01/2019

Spanish club Alaves hires Garitano as coach for next season MADRID (AP) — Spanish club Alaves has hired former Leganes coach Asier Garitano for next season. Garitano is replacing Abelardo Fernández, who announced Monday he was resigning after leading the modest Basque Country team to an 11th-place finish in t...
23:17, 05/21/2019

Inside the exclusive club for rich millennials’ pampered kids Welcome to the VIB section. For $5,400 a year, well-to-do babies and their parents can saunter into New York City’s most exclusive playground: the Wonder, in Tribeca. At the chic members-only family space, millennial parents can treat their kids to $...
04:00, 05/16/2019

Bucharest Open Books Night aims to get Romanians reading Romanians are among the least avid readers in the European Union, but an Open Books Night to promote reading now in its seventh year has proved a big hit....
18:51, 04/28/2019

14 great science and tech books to give as presents this Christmas From the true nature of time to the world's most extraordinary brains to why you should ditch social media, Culture picks the best books to give this year...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Chinese woman arrested at Mar-A-Lago club wants to fire lawyers, represent herself The Chinese woman charged with trying to illegally enter President Trump's Mar-a-Lago club in Florida surprised a federal judge Tuesday when she asked to fire attorneys and represent herself....
17:17, 05/22/2019

Suspect In Armed Robbery Outside Lexington Club Arrested At Waffle House LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington police said they caught up with a suspect at a local Waffle House after an armed robbery was reported early Sunday morning. Authorities say a bouncer reported being robbed at gunpoint just after 4 a.m. outsid...
23:34, 05/05/2019

Australian quits anti-Muslim party over strip club video A candidate in Australia's upcoming general election has quit his anti-Muslim political party after video of him groping and propositioning dancers in a U.S. strip club was broadcast on national television....
08:34, 04/30/2019

Hitting the Books: Your personal data makes the digital world go round Welcome to Hitting the Books. With less than one in five Americans reading just for fun these days, we've done the hard work for you by scouring the internet for the most interesting, thought provoking books on science and technology we can find...
23:00, 05/18/2019

Giving back to the local community, volunteering at Boys and Girls Club TUCSON – A group of mattress executives in town for a bedding convention gave back to the Tucson community on Tuesday, May 7th. For the past three years, workers from King Koil Mattress have sponsored event for local children. This year they st...
06:51, 05/08/2019

Read Rare Classic Children's Books for Free Through the Library of Congress It’s the 100th anniversary of Children’s Book Week and the Library of Congress is celebrating by offering a free online collection of rare children’s books that first published more than a hundred years ago....
22:17, 05/01/2019

Books of The Times: With Sensuality and Coolness, a Debut Novel Considers the (Partial) Truths We Tell About Ourselves The narrator of Aysegul Savas’s “Walking on the Ceiling” writes from present-day Istanbul, remembering time she spent adrift in Paris and London after the death of her mother....
20:00, 04/28/2019

Man wielding baseball bat killed 1, injured 3 outside Denver strip club, police say A 41-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with a baseball bat attack outside a Denver strip club that left one person dead and three others injured, according to reports....
07:17, 05/01/2019

Exclusive supper club serves up buzz at condo construction site It felt like trespassing. On a recent evening, a panel in a wall of green scaffolding outside an under-construction Williamsburg condo swung open. Flickering candles set an intimate mood as a friend and I were ushered past cinderblocks and roped coil...
06:17, 05/23/2019

Chelsea transfer ban: Fifa rejects Premier League club's appeal Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri says it will be "not be easy" to challenge Liverpool and Manchester City next season, after an unsuccessful appeal against Fifa's transfer ban....
16:34, 05/08/2019

Would American Psycho be published today? How shocking books have changed with their readers Do disturbing novels reflect an extreme reality or are they just titillation? Hanya Yanagihara, Leïla Slimani and others on why they set out to shock usBret Easton Ellis received 13 death threats before American Psycho was even published. He had to s...
15:17, 05/02/2019

GE books more power plant orders, beats Mitsubishi, Siemens - sources General Electric Co won the most orders in the sharply contracting market for new gas-fired power plants in the first quarter, according to people familiar with the matter....
19:51, 05/14/2019

Wolves to become first UK football club to install rail seats in entire stand • Seats will be fitted in Molineux’s Sir Jack Hayward Stand• Area can be converted to safe standing in futureWolves have announced a plan to become the first club in the UK to install rail seats in an entire stand at their ground. The seats will be f...
01:17, 05/15/2019

'The best club': Kompany bids farewell to Man City after open-top bus parade – video Manchester City celebrated their historic domestic treble with an open top bus tour through the heart of their home city. Celebrations culminated with an emotional speech from outgoing captain Vincent Kompany, who hailed City as 'the best club in the...
14:17, 05/21/2019

Antoine Griezmann's stunning WAG targeted as Atlético ace quits club: 'Come to Barcelona' THE wife of Atlético Madrid and France ace Antoine Griezmann has been targeted on social media after her husband announced he was quitting the Spanish club....
12:00, 05/15/2019

Billionaire Buyers' Club: Ken Griffin and His Neighbors at 220 Central Park South The hedge-fund manager, who paid $238 million for a penthouse, is joined by purchasers like Brazilian construction billionaire Renata de Camargo Nascimento....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Student games academia with powerful, one-line essay on Fight Club How much effort have we put into trying to worm out of assignments? Sometimes, it would seem, the path to our slacker dreams is in the assignment itself. A college student named Allison Garret proved as much with one particularly clever spin on a cla...
00:17, 05/03/2019

Wayson Choy, 80, Whose Books Are Windows on Chinese-Canadian Life, Dies In books like “The Jade Peony,” he was one of the first writers to explore an Asian immigrant experience, discovering his own hidden past along the way....
01:34, 05/04/2019

Top 25 spiritual and inspirational nonfiction books from USA TODAY's best-seller list What spiritual and inspirational nonfiction titles have sold the most on USA TODAY's Best-Selling Books list? Is your favorite among them?        ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

George R.R. Martin denies claim that final ‘Game of Thrones’ books are done Author George R.R. Martin is shooting down “absurd” claims by a “Game of Thrones” actor that he has finished writing the final two novels of the fantasy saga. “All of a sudden this crazy story about my finishing THE WINDS OF W...
20:00, 05/14/2019

Utah father dies on Mount Everest after joining ‘Seven Summits Club’ A “Seven Summits Club” mountain climber, who just completed his goal of scaling the tallest mountain on each continent, died while descending the summit of Mount Everest, base camp officials and his relatives said. Donald Lynn Cash, 55, of Sandy, Uta...
20:34, 05/23/2019

Here's One of the Best Smart Scale Deals We've Ever Seen If you want to keep track of your new year’s weight loss resolutions, the new model of Anker’s ultra-popular Bluetooth smart scale is on sale today for just $25 right now, one of the best prices we’ve ever seen on a smart scale.Read more......
01:51, 05/04/2019

What is a smart water bottle? The health, fitness and wellness industries are booming – and it shows in tech too. There are lots of new fitness trackers, apps and other devices available to buy that are designed to help you take better care of your physical and mental well...
14:51, 05/11/2019

Smart Watch Mi Band 2 Mi Band 2 Product Description The new version of Mi Band 2 has an OLED-display and a touch panel, which will make more information available to you. You can find out the detailed information about the covered distance, time, heart rate, body tempera...
20:17, 04/28/2019

The Very Best Smart Home Gadgets The first smart home gadgets from a few years ago weren’t actually very smart, but times have changed, and there’s now plenty of good reasons to upgrade your vacuum cleaner, microwave, and even your sound system, with a bit of AI-enhanced smarts.Read...
00:17, 05/02/2019

20 smart ways to use your tax refund Don't treat your tax refund as a windfall to spend on treats. Instead, use it to improve your financial security.        ...
20:34, 05/06/2019

Lenovo Smart Tab P10 Review Some people may have reservations about picking an Android tablet over anything else, especially given how fewer and fewer companies are releasing new models. When you have competing iPads, Windows 10 slates, and even Chromebooks, it really makes you...
12:34, 05/02/2019

Ask Engadget: Which smart doorbell should I buy? The support shared among readers in the comments section is one of the things we love most about the Engadget community. Over the years, we've known you to offer sage advice on everything from Chromecasts and cameras to drones and smartphones. I...
20:51, 05/04/2019

The Mailbag Of Thrones on the series finale, what Bran knew, Jon's fate, and what it all means for the books We learned a lot from Game Of Thrones’ series finale, “The Iron Throne,” like how there is literally no failure too big to get Tyrion fired, dragons have an uncanny understanding of symbolism, and the Citadel is a four-month college. But the show’s l...
18:34, 05/22/2019

Australian Leader, "A Family Man", Quits Senate Race Over Strip Club Clip It's been one scandal after another for Pauline Hanson's One Nation - a right-wing, anti-Muslim Australian political party that won four Senate seats in 2016....
07:00, 05/01/2019

Technology in sport: How AI is helping one football club to make game-changing decisions Leatherhead FC is using artificial intelligence tools to check out rivals and analyse player performance, but the biggest benefit of the project went beyond just the data....
19:34, 05/09/2019

Porto goalkeeper Casillas suffers heart attack, taken to hospital: club statement Spain's World Cup winning captain Iker Casillas, 37, suffered a heart attack while training with his team Porto on Wednesday and was taken to hospital, the Portuguese club said in a statement, adding that the goalkeeper's life was not in danger....
19:00, 05/01/2019

Dallas Mavericks star Kristaps Porzingis involved in altercation at club in Latvia A video emerged showing a bloodied and angry Kristaps Porzingis outside of a club in Latvia, and the NBA and the Mavs are looking into the incident.        ...
23:51, 05/12/2019

Soccer: Czech striker Sural from Turkey's Alanyaspor killed in bus crash - club Czech soccer player Josef Sural from Turkey's top tier Aytemiz Alanyaspor was killed after a minibus carrying players from the club crashed while returning from an away match, the club said on Monday....
12:34, 04/29/2019

Australian right-wing senate candidate resigns after strip-club video emerges The leader of Australia's right-wing One Nation party, Pauline Hanson, said on Tuesday one of her senate candidates has resigned from the party after footage emerged showing him making derogatory comments and touching a dancer in a U.S. strip club....
08:34, 04/30/2019

New A-League club Western United confirm Mark Rudan as inaugural coach Former Wellington boss signs three-year dealGertjan Verbeek named Adelaide’s new coach Western United have wasted no time in launching a bid for A-League supremacy in Melbourne, announcing Mark Rudan as coach and laying a claim to be Melbourne Victor...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Sailors aboard USS Harry S. Truman ordered to ‘clap like we’re at a strip club’ for Pence U.S. Navy sailors were ordered to applaud for Vice President Mike Pence as if they were in a “strip club” while Pence delivered a speech aboard the USS Harry S. Truman on Tuesday....
15:17, 05/02/2019

Polish priest apologizes for burning of ‘Harry Potter’ books The priest has apologized, saying the ritual was not intended to condemn specific authors, religions or social groups.        ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

By the Book: Eve Ensler The playwright and author, most recently, of “The Apology” would invite James Baldwin, Hannah Arendt and Anaïs Nin for dinner. “Topics might include: God, death, erotica, totalitarianism.”...
22:00, 05/23/2019

How to Choose the Right Platform to Run Your Smart Home Maybe you’re taking your first tentative steps into the smart home market, or maybe you’re expanding what you’ve already got, but at some point you’re going to want to get everything working together—or else be faced with using dozens of different ap...
18:00, 05/17/2019

You Can Outsmart the "Smart Money" Crowd This chart from our May Elliott Wave Financial Forecast shows you a setup that speaks volumes about the next move in the stock market: Large Specs' current net-short position in VIX futures....
02:51, 05/07/2019

This $19 Wi-Fi Range Extender Is Also a Smart Plug. Or Is It the Other Way Around? Wi-Fi range extenders aren’t a cure-all for your networking issues. But if you have one particular device in one particular corner of your house that has trouble pulling in a reliable signal, it can be a much cheaper solution than buying a whole new ...
01:00, 05/04/2019

9 smart techniques to truly understand your customers’ needs Understanding and meeting your customers’ needs can be challenging, especially with market forces constantly changing. To succeed, you need to be a good listener and discover how your customers feel about your product. Take the charismatic fishmonger...
16:00, 05/07/2019

The Smart Car: It's Actually Kind of Amazing When You Just Shut Your Yap and Think About It Earlier this week, Smart announced that it was pulling out of the North American market, and if we’re brutally honest, that was just fine with the North American market. Smarts never really caught on in America, but that shouldn’t be too shocking; af...
12:34, 05/02/2019

Add a Smart Lock to Your Existing Deadbolt For $99 August’s third generation Smart Lock lets you lock and unlock your door from using your phone, and you can get the silver model for just $99 today, the same price we saw on Black Friday,...
00:51, 05/22/2019

Casio PRO TREK SMART WSD-F30 Review Review indexDesign and comfort | Display and Controls | Functionality, processor, performance | Activity tracking | Connectivity and multimedia | Battery life | ConclusionThe vast majority of Wear OS smartwatches follow a similar strategy. Most of th...
12:34, 05/02/2019

I tried $600 customized smart glasses for a week I tried $600 smart glasses called Focals made by the Canadian startup North. Focals are meant for everyday use to make you less reliant on pulling out your phone for notifications, directions, and even calling an Uber. Watch the video above to watch...
05:17, 05/02/2019

Trump: Joe Biden Isn’t Pretty or Smart Enough to Box With the God President Donald Trump’s old ass is age shaming his potential opponents for the presidency as he believes the only real challengers for the Iron Throne (and no, I’m not talking about Trump’s special toilet) are former Vice President Joe Biden, 76, an...
01:34, 05/16/2019

Smart speakers: five ways to get one on the cheap Want to dip your toe in the voice-controlled world of Amazon’s Alexa and Google’s Assistant? Here are best, cheapest ways to startSales of smart speakers are soaring despite some people’s concerns over privacy, with Amazon’s Alexa leading the charge ...
19:00, 05/01/2019

Apple TV and AirPlay 2 are now available on Samsung smart TVs Earlier this year, news broke that Apple would bring the Apple TV app to all Samsung smart TV models from 2018 and 2019. Today, alongside the redesign of the Apple TV app, support for it and AirPlay 2 is going live on Samsung's smart TVs, turning the...
18:17, 05/14/2019

Solskjaer says Man Utd must be 'smart' in transfer market "Manchester United must take \"smart\" decisions when signing new players during the close season and nurture their youth players so they can compete in the Premier League next season, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has said."...
10:00, 05/10/2019

Taylor Swift is dropping her new song 'ME!' at midnight, with guest Brendon Urie Taylor Swift's new song and music video will be released at the stroke of midnight Friday. The song features Brendon Urie of Panic! At the Disco.        ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Taylor Swift calls songwriting her 'protective armor' at intimate concert Swift celebrated her Time 100 cover, which named her one of the year's most influential public figures, with a performance at the Time 100 gala.        ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Dynamic Wallpaper Club lets users enjoy macOS Mojave’s forgotten feature Apple introduced Dynamic Desktops in 2018's macOS Mojave updates, but only included two samples. Now a group of developers is helping users make their own.Read More...
16:51, 05/10/2019

Making A Difference: Local Football Club Chapter Donates 300 Pounds Of Food To God’s Pantry LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Lexington Spurs, a local chapter for the Tottenham Football Club, is turning their passion for the sport into a way to give back. The motto of the Tottenham Spurs Football Club from London, England is “to dare...
02:34, 05/09/2019

Crystal Palace club doctor and his family racially abused by child near Selhurst Park Crystal Palace's club doctor has been left "devastated and speechless" after he and his family were racially abused by a young child near Selhurst Park on Sunday....
22:17, 05/12/2019

Tencent books record, estimate-busting first-quarter profit, boosted by investment gains Tencent Holdings Ltd posted record quarterly profit on Wednesday, smashing market expectations, as the social media and gaming giant booked a rise in the value of its investments while fintech and cloud computing make up for declines in games....
14:34, 05/15/2019

Garbage collectors in Turkey opened a library full of discarded books headed for a landfill DEM ALTAN/AFP/Getty Images Garbage collectors in Turkey have opened a library from all the discarded books that were Since word of the library has spread, people have started donating their unwanted books to the cause. The library was initially in...
22:34, 05/15/2019

Edgewell's acquisition of Harry's is 'not a good comparison' to Unilever's Dollar Shave Club deal Edgewell's deal is the latest in a string of acquisitions that larger consumer and retail companies have made to spur growth and take advantage of the data that digitally launched brands have gathered on consumers....
20:51, 05/09/2019

Secret strip-club videos and lewd posts: Australia’s fallen election candidates Several candidates quit ahead of election after deluge of offensive behaviour exposedIn a whirlwind 48 hours, the Australian election has lost a host of its most controversial candidates.From homophobic comments about sitting MPs to secret strip-club...
16:17, 05/01/2019

Watch: Atletico Madrid's Diego Godin tearfully announces departure from La Liga club Defender Diego Godin was brought to tears while announcing his departure from Atletico Madrid on Tuesday at the Wanda Metropolitano in Madrid, Spain....
22:34, 05/07/2019

PC maker Lenovo books fourth-quarter profit surge, says production unaffected by trade war Tech giant Lenovo Group Ltd on Thursday reported a market-beating three-fold surge in quarterly profit helped by strong personal computer (PCs) sales, and said its production plans had not been affected by the ongoing Sino-U.S. trade war....
16:51, 05/23/2019

Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh Books Out the Door, Abandons City Hall Post Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh has written herself out of her role as the city’s chief executive, announcing her resignation Thursday after coming under intense scrutiny about the sale of books she wrote to those doing business with both the city and...
02:00, 05/03/2019

And now The A.V. Club’s watch is ended: Final thoughts on the Mad Queen, Team Stark, and who won the great game The ash has settled and new dawn rises over Westeros. The A.V. Club gives our final thoughts on this season of Game Of Thrones, how “The Iron Throne” did and did not work for us, and who the real winner of this whole game was. (It’s Sansa.) Senior Wr...
10:17, 05/21/2019

‘Teen Mom: Young Moms Club’ stars say show does not promote pregnancy: ‘Nothing is staged or scripted’ Nikki Hussey and Heather Miinch want to show the world what their lives are really like as parents, but that doesn’t mean they’re encouraging viewers to follow in their footsteps....
13:17, 05/08/2019

West Ham midfielder Samir Nasri primed for timely injury comeback as club consider his future Samir Nasri is in contention to return from his latest calf problem against Southampton on Saturday as West Ham weigh up whether to take up an option to extend his contract....
16:34, 05/03/2019

Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh resigns after scandal over sales of her children's books Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh resigns under pressure after revelations of conflict of interest related to sales of her children's books.        ...
23:00, 05/02/2019

Taylor Swift performs 'ME!' live, answers fan questions at the Billboard Music Awards Swift and Brendon Urie will join forces for the first time ever on stage at the 2019 Billboard Music Awards to give "ME!" its live debut.        ...
07:00, 05/02/2019

CBOE SURPASSES ONE-BILLION-CONTRACT VOLUME YEAR TO DATE AND POSTS ALL-TIME RECORD MONTHLY VOLUME IN OCTOBER; DURING OCTOBER, 134.2 MILLION CONTRACTS TRADED WITH ADV 5.8 MILLION CONTRACTS Chicago, November 3, 2008 - Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that year-to-date volume surpassed one billion contracts for the first time in the Exchange's history as 1.034 billion contracts changed hands through October (average d...
22:00, 05/02/2019

Book Clubs Get Especially Clubby Every age begets its era-specific book clubs. Perhaps it’s unsurprising that ours features more and more niche, insider gatherings. One for Political Junkies? Check. Thriller writers? Check. Proust lovers? Check....
01:17, 05/17/2019

How to Trick Your Kid Into Becoming a Book Lover I’ve always been a huge book nerd, so my dreams of parenting definitely included my kids being as book-obsessed as I am. I love the experience of the real world melting away as I lose myself in a story, and I want my kids to know that feeling too. Bu...
01:17, 05/21/2019

This Logitech Keyboard Is Designed With Smart TVs In Mind Entering your Netflix password with a TV remote is actually considered torture under the Geneva Conventions, but this Logitech wireless keyboard works seamlessly with recent Samsung, LG, and Sony smart TV operating systems, as well as Mac, Windows, i...
19:51, 05/20/2019

Google unveils the Nest Hub Max smart display When we saw a leak of a device called the Google Nest Hub Max in March, we thought it was a little unusual. Why would a Google Hub device have the Nest branding on it? Now, we know why. At Google I/O, the company announced that it is finally folding....
00:17, 05/08/2019

The end of Works With Nest could be trouble for smart homes Google's integration of the Nest brand may have some downsides for smart home enthusiasts. The company has revealed that it's phasing out its Works With Nest program in the summer in favor of a Works With Google Assistant framework. The n...
00:17, 05/08/2019

Make Ghee in the Microwave Because You're Lazy and Also Smart If any cooking fat is worthy of the title “liquid gold,” it’s gotta be ghee. Ghee is clarified browned butter—which means it has the high smoke point of clarified butter and the nutty flavor of browned butter. In my book, that’s as close to perfectio...
18:17, 05/14/2019

Apple TV app and AirPlay 2 now available on Samsung's 2019 smart TVs Earlier this year, it was announced that Apple's new focus on streaming and subscription services would extend to Samsung's smart TVs, with the Cupertino company bringing a dedicated Apple TV app and AirPlay 2 support to the Korean company&...
10:34, 05/14/2019

UK using smart billboards to secretly ad-target shoppers Surveillance cameras in shopping center billboards are being used to spy on you so you can be targeted with the “correct” advertisements. The giant screens contain technology that can work out your age, gender and even what mood you’...
15:00, 05/02/2019

Save $27 Off an iPhone XR Smart Battery Case Apple’s surprisingly terrific smart iPhone battery cases just made an unexpected comeback for the latest generation of iPhones, and, right now, a black case for the iPhone XR is just $102, or $27 off on Amazon.Read more......
20:00, 05/15/2019

These $600 smart glasses backed by Amazon and Intel are the best yet, but still don't do enough Focals are the best smart glasses to hit the market. They're from a company called North, which got backing from Amazon, Intel and others. CNBC's Adam Isaak tried them out....
19:51, 04/28/2019

Spotify Testing First Hardware, Car Smart Assistant To help people enjoy audio while driving, Swedish music streaming giant Spotify is testing its first hardware - a voice-controlled smart assistant for cars called "Car Thing" - in the US. "While we......
13:51, 05/19/2019

Toyota and Panasonic team up on smart homes Toyota and Panasonic have announced that the two Japanese companies will form a new joint venture with the aim of developing connected services that will be used in homes and urban development.This isn't the first time that the two businesses ha...
21:34, 05/09/2019

This ‘smart’ toilet can predict heart failure Doctors are looking to nip heart failure in the butt. Engineers at the Rochester Institute of Technology have invented a groundbreaking toilet seat that can monitor cardio activity — and predict congestive heart failure. Because heart-failure patient...
01:34, 05/23/2019

How to Look Smart in a Business Meeting Full of Strangers When you’re meeting a group of new people, especially in the context of a business meeting, you want to put your best foot forward. One easy way to look like you’re the smartest person in the room is to simply learn everyone’s name....
13:51, 05/12/2019

Smart speakers understand men better than women, according to study Female owners of smart speakers are more likely than men to report that their device fails to understand their commands, according to a recent study of 1000 British smart speaker owners by YouGov.YouGov found that "two thirds of female owners (67%) s...
12:34, 05/13/2019

Oregon moves to secure smart devices The Oregon state legislature isn’t waiting for Congress to act on growing concerns about the lack of security in web-connected household appliances, such as smart assistants, security cameras, and streaming television sets, a category of devices know...
00:00, 05/03/2019

Who's controlling your toothbrush? How and why to secure your smart home Toothbrushes, beds, ovens, lightbulbs, toasters – if it exists in your home, a company somewhere will have put a chip in it. The idea of a smart home is very appealing – all your devices connected  and controllable via an app ...
19:34, 05/21/2019

Six Great Smart Devices For Your Furry Friend Are you passionate about technology? I’m pretty sure your dog is too. After all, dogs are reflections of their owners. You probably have deep conversations with Siri or Alexa in a fully tech-outfitted home, and your doggie doesn’t get anything? They ...
02:00, 05/17/2019

Smart cars are disappearing from North America Daimler is no longer going to sell its eye-catching small Smart Fortwo electric cars in North America. The company told TechCrunch that the 2019 model will be the last to be available in the United States and Canada, just two years after deciding to....
01:17, 04/30/2019

dbell: Smart Wireless Wi-Fi Video Doorbell dbell, the smart video doorbell enables you to check who is at the door from your smartphone. You can monitor it from your tablet, PC or TV. Every time when a visitor press the doorbell the wireless and Wi-Fi connected dbell lets you answer the door....
18:17, 04/28/2019

The Huawei P Smart Z is the company’s first phone with a pop-up camera The Huawei P30 has a notch, the Huawei Nova 4 has a punch-hole camera, and now with the newly announced Huawei P Smart Z, the company has a phone with a pop-up camera.The pop-up 16MP selfie camera means there’s no bezel above the screen, and i...
11:00, 05/09/2019

Use a Smart Speaker to Track Nights With Your Newborn What I hated about being woken up by my newborn in the middle of the night—aside from, you know, being woken up by my newborn in the middle of the night—was learning what time it was. Hearing his cry for the third or fourth time since putting him dow...
23:17, 04/30/2019

The Dash-Smart Wireless Bluetooth Earphones The world’s first smart wireless bluetooth earphones are now on market with built in 1000 songs memory as well as body sensors like heartbeat and other movements tracker. The Dash consists of a couple of wireless and isolated stereo earpieces. It is ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Jose Mourinho claims Man Utd star Paul Pogba is not solely responsible for club's problems Jose Mourinho believes Paul Pogba is not the only one to blame for Manchester United's torrid season - and suggests the club's hierarchy should take responsibility....
15:17, 05/15/2019

Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh resigns after scandal over lucrative sales of her children's books Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh resigns under pressure after revelations of conflict of interest related to sales of her children's books.        ...
22:34, 05/02/2019

Books of The Times: ‘Grace Will Lead Us Home,’ an Intimate Look at Forgiveness, Anger and Trauma After the Charleston Massacre Jennifer Berry Hawes, a Charleston-based newspaper reporter, drew on her long relationships with the families of victims to write this account of the 2015 murders at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church....
00:17, 05/22/2019

'I hate this PC Navy': Old salts dismayed by downfall of master chief over Pence 'strip club' quip Command Master Chief Jonas Carter spent nearly three decades in the Navy, but his 28-year career will likely be remembered for an indelicate comment that led to his resignation this month....
04:34, 05/21/2019

Steve Scalise touts Trump plan for 'merit-based' immigration: 'Right now, we've got some of the dumbest laws on the books' America should move toward a "merit-based" immigration system that also respects the "rule of law" and gets rid of the "dumb laws" currently on the books, House Minority Whip Steve Scalise told Fox News' Laura Ingraham on Wednesday night....
05:51, 05/16/2019

Technology in sport: How artificial intelligence is helping one football club to make game-changing decisions Leatherhead FC is using AI tools to check out rivals and analyse player performance, but the biggest benefit of the project went beyond just the data....
15:00, 05/09/2019

Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud would not regret beating former club Arsenal in the Europa League Final Olivier Giroud says he will have no regrets over beating Arsenal in next week's Europa League Final and ending their hopes of qualifying for the Champions League....
14:34, 05/21/2019

Navy leader who told sailors aboard USS Harry S. Truman to ‘clap like we’re at a strip club’ has resigned A senior Navy official who told sailors to “clap like we’re at a strip club” during a visit from Vice President Mike Pence last week has resigned, the service announced Tuesday....
20:51, 05/08/2019

If facial recognition is good enough for Taylor Swift, is it good enough for you? Facial recognition is spreading to where you live, work, shop and travel. What happens to the data? Would you trade privacy for safety?        ...
12:51, 05/21/2019

See if a Book You're About to Buy is Available at Your Local Library Using This Extension If you find yourself browsing Amazon looking for your next good read, the extension Library Extension might potentially help you save a little cash by letting you read that same book for free....
17:34, 05/12/2019

Joe Namath, in new book, says he nearly drank himself to death Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Namath revealed in his new autobiography that he drank so excessively during his post-playing life that he nearly died.        ...
20:51, 05/07/2019

The Don Jr. Book Nobody Asked for Is Officially Happening After nearly a year of speculation, President Donald Trump’s first born child and stump-sitting failson Donald Trump Jr. will finally get to show the world that he’s not just a meat-head who spends 90% of his time liking pictures of guns on Instagram...
17:34, 05/22/2019

I Wrote a Book About Our Robot Car Future Friends! Pals! Fellow filthy car-obsessives! I have big news: I have written a book. Just as a refresher, a book is like a bunch of non-dynamic monochrome (in this case, and not the cover) web pages full of text, all bound together in a big sort of p...
02:00, 05/11/2019

The DeanBeat: Why the smart kids are moving into blockchain games Seasoned game leaders are moving into blockchain and cryptocurrency technologies that could lead to the next generation of games. Is it real?Read More...
19:17, 05/03/2019

Focals smart glasses put Google Fit data on your face North's Focals smart glasses can put important data in your eyeline from the gym to the board room. The glasses can sync with Google Fit and Google Slides as a part of recent software updates announced by the company....
06:00, 05/23/2019

Google Nest could rule the smart home, if it can get privacy right This week, Google rebranded its Home products as Nest, finally bringing the company's smart home products under one umbrella. Going forward, all of Google's connected home products will have the Nest brand, starting with the new Nest Hub Ma...
01:00, 05/10/2019

Google will let you play simple games on smart displays Starting today, developers will be able to create games for Google's smart displays. Google is opening up access to a Google Assistant-based framework called Interactive Canvas, which will allow them to build full-screen apps (or Actions) on sma...
08:34, 05/08/2019

High-Tech Collision Warnings, No Matter How Smart Your Car Is “This can be a great way to get the safety benefit of crash-avoidance technology at a reduced cost compared to a new car,” said the author of a safety study....
03:17, 05/24/2019

Spotify is testing a smart assistant speaker that fits in your car Rumors around a Spotify speaker for your car have been swirling for a while, and it's now official: Spotify has confirmed it's testing a new hardware device that fits in your car, designed to assess "how people listen in" on the go.As this ...
13:51, 05/18/2019

Smart devices may have to carry labels showing how secure they are Ministers consider proposals aiming to help consumers identify which products are more and which are less secure Smart TVs and other internet-connected household devices will be made to carry labels setting out how secure they are, under proposals be...
19:00, 05/01/2019

Exploring the dark underbelly of smart home technology This past holiday season, AI-powered devices like the Amazon Echo and Google Home were among the hottest gifts across any product category – a trend that speaks to the rising popularity and acceptance of smart home technology in the U.S. But as...
17:51, 05/22/2019

Microsoft’s next Surface Pen could be a smart stylus usable across all devices The next version of the Surface Pen could be a much smarter stylus capable of being used across all your devices, automatically switching between different profiles and configurations as appropriate, if a recently discovered patent (spotted by Window...
15:00, 04/30/2019

Kettlebell Connect – a smart way to train with weights (if you can afford it) The way it swaps between six different weight levels is clever, not least because it’s all done at the touch of a button. But it comes at a heart-pumpingly prohibitive costI like a kettlebell. Even the word “kettlebell” is nice. It’s like the alarm I...
14:17, 05/21/2019

UK mulls security warnings for smart home devices In an attempt to secure the millions of connected devices that find their way into homes in the UK, the government is considering baseline security requirements for Internet of Things products. The new rules could include mandatory labels that tell c...
18:17, 05/01/2019

Tenants win right to have physical keys in NY smart lock case The landlords of one Manhattan apartment building have agreed to provide physical keys to tenants who don't want to use smart locks. The decision was reached in a preliminary settlement after tenants sued their landlord for installing Latch smar...
02:17, 05/09/2019

Ransomware Is Putting a Damper on Our Smart City Future Last month, we found out that hackers took down a county government in California. Around the same time, a city in Maine lost control of all its data. These followed New York state’s capital, Albany, admitting that hackers had crippled the city’s tec...
06:51, 05/15/2019

Spy on your smart home with this open source research tool Researchers at Princeton University have built a web app that lets you (and them) spy on your smart home devices to see what they’re up to. The open source tool, called IoT Inspector, is available for download here. (Currently it’s Mac O...
20:17, 04/28/2019

Save a Few Bucks On Ecobee Smart Thermostats, Today Only While they don’t have the brand recognition of Nest’s learning Thermostat, Ecobee’s smart thermostats one-up their most popular competitor by pairing with wireless remote sensors that you can place elsewhere in your house, giving them a more accurate...
03:17, 05/22/2019

Grand slam bet on Tiger Woods not smart, but these wagers may be It’s already clear in the mainstream media’s initial coverage of sports wagering that stories about big bets will create a lot of buzz. Don’t you get caught up in the drama. Learn how to bet smart! You probably heard about the gambler in Las Vegas wh...
16:51, 05/10/2019

Privacy remains a big issue in today’s smart home The smart home market continues to grow and offer compelling use cases, but privacy issues linger. Trading privacy for convenience is a bad swap.Read More...
00:00, 05/16/2019

How smart tech is giving ageing prisoners a lifeline The prison where sensors and wristbands are saving lives, cutting hospital visits and reducing costsJim Lees woke up late one night needing to use the toilet. As he sat up in bed, he felt dizzy, then blacked out and fell to the floor.He remembers: “E...
19:00, 05/01/2019

Google is rolling out a more personalized interface for its smart displays If you've got yourself a Google Nest Hub, a Lenovo Smart Display, or anything else running Google's own Smart Display UI, you should see some visual changes and tweaks in the near future.Google just pushed out an update for the interface th...
13:34, 05/19/2019

NYC tenants sue landlord for a physical key after he gives them a fancy smart lock After a New York City apartment landlord installed a smart lock on the building’s lobby door, a group of tenants filed a lawsuit arguing they should be provided with something else instead — a physical key. A group of five tenants of a He...
23:17, 05/11/2019

Google’s AI Assistant aims to transcend the smart speaker SAN FRANCISCO — When Google launched its now distinctive digital assistant in 2016, it was already in danger of being an also-ran. At the time, Amazon had been selling its Echo smart speaker, powered by its Alexa voice assistant, for more than a year...
00:00, 05/07/2019

Book review: New Tim Cook bio tells us much of what we already knew The book follows the "then I introduced" format of new product launches, and is all business. It skimps on details about the non-Apple life of Tim Cook.        ...
14:17, 05/14/2019

‘The Mueller Report’ book officially a bestseller A published edition of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into alleged ties between Russian officials and Donald Trump's presidential campaign sold just under 42,000 copies last week, NPD BookScan reported Wednesday....
07:00, 05/02/2019

Cambridge Analytica whistleblower has book deal NEW YORK (AP) — The former Cambridge Analytica employee who spoke out on alleged ties between the data firm and the Brexit campaign for Britain to leave the European Union has a book deal. Brittany Kaiser’s “Targeted: My Inside Story of C...
15:17, 05/07/2019

Lenovo Yoga Book C930 Review Review indexDesign | Display | Interface and Functionality | Processor and Performance | Camera | Battery life | ConclusionWe had some reservations about the Lenovo Yoga Book last year when we reviewed it, as the ambitious hybrid tablet introduced so...
12:34, 05/02/2019

Anthony Weiner on the prowl for a book deal Anthony Weiner is trying to transform himself into the next Longfellow. The serial sexter and former congressman — who is now living in a Bronx halfway house after doing hard time for sexting a teenager — is skulking around Manhattan’s publishing hou...
13:00, 05/02/2019

David Cameron’s Book Isn’t Out Yet. The Scathing Commentary Is. News of an autobiography from the former prime minister who left Britain the Brexit mess attracted a digital stream of creative mockery and vulgarity....
16:34, 05/17/2019

Nigel Slater: 10 recipes from my little black book Exclusive extract: For years, Nigel Slater has been writing down everything he eats in his notebook. These notes shape the plant-based recipes in his new book, Greenfeast There is a little black book on the kitchen table. Neatly annotated in places, ...
15:51, 05/19/2019

YouTubers, book review: In search of authenticity You could be forgiven for noticing YouTube only when a scandal breaks, but, as Chris Stokel-Walker writes, it's an increasingly important part of the entertainment business....
14:34, 05/16/2019

All the Comics You Can Get Today For Free Comic Book Day Free Comic Book Day is today, May 4th, which also happens to be Star Wars Day. Comic Book retailed selected 51 titles in total to be free this year, 12 from gold sponsors and 39 from silver sponsors....
23:17, 05/04/2019

Book a novel vacation at one of these literary Airbnb homes Celebrate World Book Day on Tuesday, April 23, by booking a literary getaway at one of these book-inspired Airbnb homes.        ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Greta Thunberg's speeches to be rushed out as a book No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference is being published in June, with a family memoir due to come later in 2019The collected speeches of 16-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, who began the worldwide school strike for the environmen...
15:00, 05/02/2019

Google rolls out a refreshed, more personal Smart Display interface Google introduced an updated Smart Display interface alongside the Nest Hub Max, and now you don't need that new hardware to see what the fuss is about. The 9to5Google team has discovered that Google is rolling out the refreshed interface to the...
14:51, 05/19/2019

Cologne and Dortmund lead charge for German smart cities Municipal cyberadministrations, automated traffic flow, energy-efficient buildings — the cities of tomorrow will be smart. Cologne's "climate street" project shows what a digital city could look like in practice....
19:17, 05/19/2019

Pamela Smart seeks reduced sentence in husband's death Pamela Smart is again asking for a chance at freedom nearly three decades after she was sentenced to life in prison without parole for recruiting her teenage lover to kill her husband in New Hampshire, a scandal that inspired a movie starring Nicole ...
07:34, 05/15/2019

'Smart' hearing aids would identify speakers in crowded room (Reuters Health) - People wearing hearing aids often struggle to differentiate between speakers in a crowded environment, but a small experiment suggests that brain-controlled assistive hearing devices would be able to detect which voice the user is ...
00:17, 05/24/2019

Bose brings Google Assistant to new and existing smart speakers Bose is bringing Google Assistant to its Home Speaker 500, Soundbar 500, and Soundbar 700 and announced the Home Speaker 300, which is due out this summer.Read More...
17:51, 05/21/2019

The best cheap smart home devices and gadget deals in May 2019 Upgrade your living space into a smart home without breaking the bank with our hand-picked smart home devices that include speakers, security cameras, light bulbs and more. Create a smart home hub with these gadgets that work with Amazon Alexa and th...
10:34, 05/23/2019

Bose adds Google Assistant to its smart speakers and soundbars When Bose debuted its smart speakers and voice-controlled soundbars last year, the company promised support for other voice assistants besides Alexa was on the way. Today, it makes good on that promise. Bose says starting tomorrow in the US, an autom...
17:51, 05/21/2019

Google Assistant just got smart enough to track the New York City subway Google Assistant and Google Pay are making navigating New York City a little easier this month thanks to new subway and bus integrations with the city's Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA).Starting today, millions of NYC residents and to...
04:34, 05/24/2019

Apple's first-gen Smart Keyboard is half off at Target for both 10.5 and 12.9-inch iPads Following an abundance of killer deals offered by the likes of Best Buy, Amazon, B&H Photo Video, and Woot lately on both new and old iPad Pro variants, Target is in the spotlight today with a pair of discounts going very well with a substantially ma...
01:00, 05/11/2019

Wheels: High-Tech Collision Warnings, No Matter How Smart Your Car Is “This can be a great way to get the safety benefit of crash-avoidance technology at a reduced cost compared to a new car,” said the author of a safety study....
19:00, 04/28/2019

UK government proposes mandatory 'security' labels for smart devices Most internet-connected (IoT) devices are vulnerable to hacking, and with over 40% of homes worldwide using at least one smart device, the risk of a cyberattack is high. To curtail potential risks, the UK government has proposed a new Secure By ...
03:34, 05/01/2019

U.S. senators say Amazon smart speaker for kids violates privacy law Four U.S. senators urged the Federal Trade Commission on Thursday to investigate Amazon.com Inc's smart speakers aimed at children, claiming the devices violate a privacy law that protects children....
18:17, 05/09/2019

Amazon Accused of Violating Kids' Privacy With Smart Speakers Amazon improperly records and preserves the conversations of young users through its Echo Dot Kids devices, according to a coalition of privacy and child-advocacy groups....
10:17, 05/09/2019

This Smart Plug Has Two Outlets, And Is Perfect For Controlling Your Outdoor Lights Despite the proliferation of affordable smart outlet switches over the past couple of years, we haven’t seen many weatherproof options yet, and we’ve seen even fewer models with multiple outlets that can be controlled separately. This $22 option from...
23:00, 05/09/2019

On-device speech recognition may make smart assistants more appealing Google unveiled the next-generation Google Assistant at I/O 2019, featuring an on-device speech recognition model-bypassing the need to upload voice samples to cloud systems....
23:17, 05/09/2019

Don't miss: Star-studded art, weird tides and smart cities See works by artist Katie Paterson, who gets inspiration from science, hear physicist Michael Berry talk about tidal bores and find out how data can help design cities...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Sonos to bring Google Assistant to its smart speakers next week The neverending saga regarding Sonos connected speakers and Google Assistant is about to end next week if the American company keeps its most recent promise. After a few years of uncertainty, the situation is about to get out of limbo with Sonos fina...
11:17, 05/10/2019

Google Unveils Nest Hub Max Smart Display With 10-Inch HD Screen Google is bringing its Home products under the Nest brand and unveiled the new Google Nest Hub Max device, which is a smart display cum smart speaker with a camera on top....
11:51, 05/08/2019

Android Q is going to be smart! Using brains instead of brawn to improve gaming performance The first Android Q beta has only recently been released and the full extent of the new features it would bring is far from being available to the users just yet. However, inquisitive developers have been digging hard through the code, uncovering wha...
18:00, 05/13/2019

Upgrade your House With 30% Off Anker's Smart Home Gear [Exclusive] Anker sells a wide array of smart home gear under its Eufy brand, and a whole bunch of it is on sale this week exclusively for our readers....
05:34, 05/07/2019

3 ways to select smart investors and avoid toxic partnerships I recently came to the rescue of a startup in crisis. The idea was solid: The company wanted to develop heavy-duty drones that could assist firefighters in battling wildfires. What its founders lacked, as many first-time entrepreneurs do, was real-wo...
08:17, 05/07/2019

FTC sues entrepreneur who raised $800K for smart backpack – then used it to buy Bitcoin Serial crowdfunder Douglas Monahan will face court, accused of misusing more than $800,000 raised for a hi-tech range of backpacks to buy Bitcoin and pay credit card debt. The US federal trade commission (FTC) also claims Monahan threatened hundreds ...
16:00, 05/07/2019

Google's AI Assistant aims to transcend the smart speaker Even as Google Assistant remains commercially overshadowed by Alexa, it keeps pushing the boundaries of what artificial intelligence can do every day.        ...
18:34, 05/07/2019

Google launches bigger Nest Hub Max smart display with camera Google Assistant with video calling, security camera, face recognition and hand gestures Google is launching a larger 10in version of its smart display as it attempts to supplant Amazon’s Alexa as the top smartspeaker maker.Announced at Google’s I/O ...
22:17, 05/07/2019

Turkish soccer club says Czech player Josef Sural has died after an auto accident involving the team's bus. Turkish soccer club says Czech player Josef Sural has died after an auto accident involving the team's bus.        ...
09:34, 04/29/2019

Fernández de Kirchner's book keeps Argentina guessing over presidential bid Unlike Macri, Fernández de Kirchner has refused to comment on whether she will run, though some are interpreting the book’s release as part of her election bid. Parties have to submit candidate lists on June 22....
10:34, 05/02/2019

Arizona prisons ban book that’s critical of justice system PHOENIX — Arizona has banned prisoners from reading a book that discusses the impact of the criminal justice system on black men, drawing outcry from First Amendment advocates who say the move is censorship. The American Civil Liberties Union called ...
21:00, 05/22/2019

Mayor of Baltimore resigns amid book scandal Democratic Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh resigned Thursday amid an ongoing scandal over a no-bid book deal steered to the University of Maryland Medical Center, according to a statement....
05:17, 05/03/2019

Will she, won't she? Argentine ex-president teases election run with book launch A book launch in Buenos Aires became Argentina's hot ticket of the week, drawing raucous crowds on Thursday night to hear ex-President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner and fanning speculation about her plans to run in national elections later this year...
08:34, 05/10/2019

UPDATE 1-United CEO promises to re-book passengers concerned about 737 MAX United Airlines Chief Executive Oscar Munoz promised on Wednesday to reaccommodate any passengers concerned about flying Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets once regulators deem the aircraft safe to fly again....
20:17, 05/22/2019

5 Things About Your Book: An Unlikely Victory in an Unforgiving Horse Race In “Rough Magic,” Lara Prior-Palmer recounts becoming the first woman and the youngest rider to win a race across 1,000 kilometers of Mongolian grassland....
18:51, 05/05/2019

New book reveals the tragic tale of a forgotten poet In a brilliant work of literary resuscitation, Lucasta Miller explores Landon's forgotten poetry and vigorously challenges the legacy of "lies and evasions" surrounding her, says Claire Harman...
17:51, 05/16/2019

Get the hot new Galaxy Tab S5e with a half-off Book Cover Keyboard at Samsung If you're in the market for a respectable Android tablet with decent overall specifications, a crazy thin body, modern software pre-installed, and a reasonable price point, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e is undoubtedly your top choice.While not as powerf...
19:00, 05/22/2019

Elaine Kasket: ‘There is no digital rule book for grief’ The counselling psychologist and author of All the Ghosts in the Machine discusses one of the most contentious issues of our ageElaine Kasket is a counselling psychologist based in London. Her first book, All the Ghosts in the Machine: Illusions of I...
16:00, 05/01/2019

5 Great Girls Trip Resorts to Book ASAP We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
12:17, 05/11/2019

New book reveals all the drama behind classic comedy movies Sylvester Stallone was on the phone with Eddie Murphy, and the “Rocky” superstar was angry enough to demolish a side of beef. “You f–ked my wife!” he screamed at Murphy. “Down, brother!” Murphy replied. “I didn’t f–k your wife!” But despi...
05:34, 05/17/2019

How to book trains in Europe – by rail expert the Man in Seat 61 Follow his advice and your trip will not only be more be eco-friendly and enjoyable than flying, it could be similarly priced, tooI take train not plane within Europe because it’s a better travel experience. But switching to rail can also be the sing...
13:51, 05/04/2019

| Afridi lambasted over allegedly sexist remarks in book Former Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi has been accused of misogyny after his admission that he refuses to let his daughters play outdoor sports....
11:17, 05/14/2019

Nonfiction: A New Book Argues That Generic Drugs Are Poisoning Us In her stunning exposé “Bottle of Lies,” Katherine Eban describes a world of generic drug manufacturing rife with corruption and life-threatening misdeeds....
01:34, 05/14/2019

Free e-book features excerpts from Moyes, Chbosky NEW YORK (AP) — A free e-book collection allows fans of Tracy Chevalier, JoJo Moyes and more than 40 other writers to read early excerpts of their upcoming books. “Buzz Books 2019: Fall/Winter,” published Tuesday, features such works as C...
14:00, 05/14/2019

Don't panic about The Uninhabitable Earth, a new book predicting chaos If you read a book painting the very worst-case scenarios about what global warming means for human life you could easily panic. Here’s why you shouldn’t...
18:34, 04/28/2019

KENT CamEye – A Smart Car Security Device to Ensure the Safety of Your Loved Ones Car owners know that dashcams and GPS trackers are a necessity in today’s day and age. The rising concern for security on the road makes car security devices a fundamental part of the children’s safety. Chauffeur-driven cars or parents ...
12:34, 05/09/2019

Lutron Teamed Up With Philips to Solve One of the Most Annoying Things About Smart Lights After living with smart lights—especially smart lights connected to a voice assistant—it’s hard to go back. However, one of the most annoying things about smart lights is when guests who aren’t familiar with your lighting system come over and start m...
18:51, 05/20/2019

Pamela Smart again asks for reduced sentence for 1990 murder plot CONCORD, N.H. — Pamela Smart is again asking for a chance at freedom nearly three decades after she was sentenced to life in prison without parole for recruiting her teenage lover to kill her husband in New Hampshire, a scandal that inspired a movie ...
09:51, 05/15/2019

This tablet on a stick isn’t RoboCop, but it’s a smart solution to risky traffic stops Remember RoboCop? In the late 1980s, in a dystopian future version of Detroit — that looks a lot like the current version of Detroit, if we’re being honest — an experimental cyborg cop, “RoboCop” aka Officer Alex Murphy, set out to clean the streets ...
06:00, 05/07/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. senators say Amazon smart speaker for kids violates privacy law Four U.S. senators urged the Federal Trade Commission on Thursday to investigate Amazon.com Inc's smart speakers aimed at children, claiming the devices violate a privacy law that protects children....
19:00, 05/09/2019

Russia’s Yandex expands its Alice voice assistant to the smart home Russian internet giant Yandex has announced a big expansion for its digital assistant Alice, introducing integrations with various smart home products.Read More...
13:51, 05/23/2019

Daimler will pull Smart mini-cars out of United States, Canada The tiny, two-person Smart cars once pitched as the next big thing in urban mobility will be discontinued in the United States and Canada at the end of the current model year, German automaker Daimler AG said on Monday....
00:00, 04/30/2019

Meet The Smart Autonomous Flying Phone-Case Camera Drone Selfly is a phone case that doubles as a flying drone camera – featured Kickstarter Every week we scour Kickstarter, Indiegogo and more to find the best crowdfunding projects around, so you know which ones to consider backing – and which to avoid. Ou...
20:17, 04/28/2019

KaiOS raises $50 million to launch its smart feature phone OS in new markets KaiOS Technologies has raised a $50 million round of venture capital to further its goal of making smart feature phones more powerful and affordable. Read More...
17:51, 05/22/2019

The original Google Pixel XL can still be a smart purchase at a crazy low $200 price (brand-new) We're only a few hours away from the formal announcement of Google's first mid-range phones in several years, but if you're concerned the Pixel 3a and 3a XL might be priced a bit on the steep side... you're probably right. Of course, Android purists ...
16:51, 05/07/2019

Huawei P Smart Z With Dual Rear Cameras, 4,000mAh Battery Launched Huawei P Smart Z is official. The Huawui P Smart Z includes a 6.59-inch screen, Android 9 Pie, fingerprint sensor, and Kirin 710F octa-core processor....
17:51, 05/08/2019

The Latest: Google adds video calling to smart home display MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on Google conference in California (all times local): 11:25 a.m. Google’s new smart home display will be able to make video calls on a bigger screen. The company unveiled the larger and more versatile dev...
20:34, 05/07/2019

Wearing This Ugly Smart Necklace Helped Me Deal With My Most Traumatic Memory Back in December 2017, I was innocently catching a late-night screening of I, Tonya when somebody in the theater screamed, “He has a gun!” What ensued was mass panic as the entire theater stampeded toward the exit. In the confusion, I lost my coat, b...
17:00, 05/02/2019

SK Telecom signs deals for 5G hospitals, smart cities, self-driving infrastructure SK Telecom has signed a series of MOUs to partner on smart cities, smart hospitals, smart offices, and self-driving infrastructure backed by its 5G mobile network in Korea....
06:17, 04/29/2019

Deal: Grab a two-pack of Google Home Mini smart speakers for less than $60 One of the cheapest smart speakers available on the market, the Google Home Mini is now cheaper than ever. The only “problem” is that you'll have to buy two to benefit from the big discount offered by Walmart.Usually selling for $50, the Google Home ...
03:34, 05/24/2019

Yet another report shows smart speakers dominating the US consumer tech market If you needed further proof that smart speakers are eclipsing essentially every other category of consumer tech products in terms of their growth pace, a new Consumer Technology Association (CTA) study claims you can find these trendy devices in almo...
18:00, 05/13/2019

Want to read more? Choose an extremely long book | Juliet Lapidos Our 21st-century attention spans require a new approach to literacy. I’d like to propose one herePerhaps you want to read more. Perhaps you feel you ought to read more. Perhaps you just finished rewatching all of Game of Thrones in anticipation of Se...
17:17, 05/12/2019

Jeremy Corbyn in fresh anti-Semitism row over book foreword Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has come under fire after it emerged that he wrote a foreword to a century-old book which argued that banks and newspapers were controlled by Jews....
18:17, 05/01/2019

Mark Levin’s press-bashing book No. 1 — 3 days before its release It won’t be available until Tuesday, but conservative radio and TV host Mark Levin’s new book condemning the liberal media as an “army of bashers” is already Amazon’s top seller, knocking off shock jock Howard Stern’s biography....
17:17, 05/19/2019

Nonfiction: The Art Market Is Exploding. This Book Profiles the Dealers Who Lit the Fuse. A dishy look at the art world’s most powerful gallerists — including Larry Gagosian and David Zwirner — “Boom,” by Michael Shnayerson, recounts how artworks became multimillion-dollar commodities....
18:51, 05/16/2019

Try Reading a Children's Book to Understand Complicated or Uninteresting Topics If you’re trying to learn something and are having trouble reading an adult-focused reference book on the topic, consider opting for the children’s version instead....
07:34, 04/29/2019

Baltimore mayor quits amid questions over $500,000 book deal Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh, whose home and offices were raided by federal agents last week as part of an investigation into her financial dealings, abruptly resigned on Thursday....
01:34, 05/03/2019

Jewish leaders demand explanation over Corbyn book foreword Before becoming Labour leader he called 1902 book containing antisemitic tropes ‘brilliant’Jewish leaders have written to Jeremy Corbyn to express “grave concern” and demand an explanation after it emerged he wrote a glowing foreword for a century-ol...
16:17, 05/01/2019

CFK's Book Fair appearance to feature major security operation Former President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner presents her memoirs at the 45th Buenos Aires Book Fair. The book dwells on her life and time in office as Argentina's first elected woman president....
20:00, 05/08/2019

Baltimore mayor resigns following federal raids over book scandal Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh, whose home and offices were raided by federal law enforcement last week amid questions over her financial dealings, abruptly resigned on Thursday....
01:00, 05/03/2019

Neo-fascist publisher vows to fight Italian book fair ban A Holocaust survivor is set to open a book fair in Turin after the organizers agreed to demands that she and the Auschwitz-Birkenau state museum made to remove the stand of a publishing house linked to a neo-fascist group...
14:17, 05/09/2019

The real-life tale behind Thiessen and Smith's book Tiffani Amber Thiessen and husband Brady Smith reveal what inspired their new children's book, "You're Missing It." (May 9)        ...
14:51, 05/09/2019

Inside the latest book by bestselling ‘F**ked’ author Mark Manson Mark Manson has carved out a successful niche for himself — one where surprisingly good life advice is imparted alongside a lot of F-bombs. His best-selling 2016 book “The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good ...
22:51, 05/11/2019

The Book Review Podcast: The Real Life of a Diplomat, Told Like a Novel George Packer talks about “Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century,” and Lori Gottlieb discusses “Maybe You Should Talk to Someone.”...
18:51, 05/10/2019

Zito book to detail baseball career, discovery of religion. LOS ANGELES (AP) — Barry Zito has written a book detailing his rise and fall as a baseball pitcher and his discovery of religion. “Curveball” will be published Sept. 17 by Thomas Nelson, a division of HarperCollins Christian Publishing. I...
22:17, 05/10/2019

Custodians of the Internet, book review: Content moderation under the microscope How do you moderate content on platforms of the scale of YouTube or Facebook? Tarleton Gillespie lays out the options and highlights the impact of 'Web 2.0' on society....
23:17, 05/10/2019

Argentina’s beloved book industry hopes to weather crisis As the hugely popular Buenos Aires Book Fair opens its doors to the public once again, the chills of the economic downturn are being felt across the publishing sector....
22:51, 04/28/2019

Practical Magic: The Secret Teachings of the Book of Raziel the Angel Within the varied teachings of the Jewish mystical tradition known as Kabbalah there is a minor tradition known as Practical Kabbalah (Kabbalah Ma’asit). This branch concerns itself with the use of magic, particularly the permitted ‘white magic’ as o...
22:17, 05/22/2019

The real story behind Harper Lee’s lost true crime book Nearly 20 years after To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee was living out of the public eye, drinking and suffering from writer’s block. Then she came across the sensational case of a murderous preacher ...Nobody dies at a funeral. The dead arrive that ...
11:34, 05/04/2019

Zito book to detail baseball career, religious belief Barry Zito has written a book detailing his rise and fall as a baseball pitcher and his intensifying belief in religion        ...
07:17, 05/11/2019

Book of Invasions: The Mytho-Historical Text About Those Who Came to Conquer Ireland Written records of the history of Ireland did not appear until the Middle Ages. As a result, much of the early history of Ireland is shrouded in mystery.  ...
20:17, 05/03/2019

| Ronaldo takes on robots and aliens in comic book series Cristiano Ronaldo may be known more for his superhuman scoring skills but the Portuguese star has now created a comic book series where he turns into a superhero...
22:00, 05/04/2019

Book clinic: what can I read to stay sharp on maternity leave? Author Viv Groskop helps select the best political, poetical and fictional reads to keep you in touch with the worldQ: What can I read to stop my brain turning to mush on maternity leave?Teacher, 39A: Journalist and comedian Viv Groskop, author of Ho...
21:34, 05/11/2019

Taylor Swift's 'Me' video: All the hidden references you may have missed "Me" is Taylor Swift's first new single since her 2017 album "Reputation," and contains all sorts of clues about her new era.        ...
18:17, 04/28/2019

Worried about Alexa spying on you? This Raspberry Pi smart speaker for kids puts privacy first If privacy worries surrounding smart speakers are a major concern for you – particularly if your kids are using this tech – then a Raspberry Pi-powered DIY effort by the name of Chatterbox might well be of interest.It’s a Kicksta...
15:17, 05/23/2019

Make Your Skincare Routine Smart With This Clarisonic Cleansing Brush, Down to Its Lowest Price Ever Now that your phone and your home are all smart, it’s apparently time to up the intelligence of your facial cleansing brush. The Clarisonic Mia Smart allows users to connect the brush to a smartphone app, which can customize preset routines on the de...
01:51, 05/10/2019

Google unveils new $999 smart glasses for businesses, undercutting Microsoft's HoloLens on price Google announced Google Glass Enterprise Edition 2 on Monday, a new set of smart glasses that's catered toward businesses and costs $999. Google has focused on business use cases after its first model failed among consumers....
20:34, 05/20/2019

Google's Nest Hub Max has a large screen, full stereo sound, and a 'smart' camera Even though Google acquired Nest Labs, a 2010-founded manufacturer of smart home products, way back in 2014, the search giant's first smart speaker saw daylight in 2016 under its own name. The "regular" Google Home was followed the next year by a dim...
04:51, 05/08/2019

We tested the Amazon Echo and the Google Home to see which smart speaker is best, and it was extremely close Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent an...
22:00, 05/11/2019

Lenovo Smart Clock with Google Assistant finally kicks off pre-orders at the low price of $80 Google Assistant is truly everywhere nowadays, from your Android or iOS phone to the search giant's growing family of in-house smart speakers, as well as third-party audio products made by companies as diverse as Bang & Olufsen, Sonos, and Bose. One ...
19:00, 05/22/2019

Bose adds Google Assistant to smart speakers and soundbars already supporting Alexa While Amazon and Google are battling for first place among the world's smart speaker vendors, the two tech giants remain open to hardware competition from the likes of Sonos and Bose as well, aiming to put their voice assistants on as many third-part...
03:17, 05/22/2019

Innowatts raises $18.2 million for white label smart power meter services Innowatts, a company developing a suite of white label smart meter analytics solutions for energy companies, has raised over $18 million in venture capital.Read More...
18:17, 05/14/2019

After Smart Lock Allegedly Traps Senior in Apartment, Tenants Sue for Physical Keys and Win Tenants at a property in New York City just struck a deal in what is both a wildly reasonable ask but also a crucial precedent at a time of increasing surveillance—their landlord has to give them physical keys to their building.Read more......
18:17, 05/08/2019

California synagogue shooting: Suspect known as quiet, smart while authorities question if he was hateful The suspect's name has also been connected to a racist online posting that praised mass shooters.        ...
04:34, 04/29/2019

'Staggeringly silly': critics tear apart Jacob Rees-Mogg's new book AN Wilson describes Tory MP’s book about eminent Victorians as ‘morally repellent’Adoring colleagues on the right of the Conservative party hang on Jacob Rees-Mogg’s every word in the House of Commons, considering him one of Brexit’s foremost rhetori...
17:34, 05/19/2019

Neil Young book chronicles fight to improve digital music Music legend Neil Young has spent several years trying (and failing) to push high-resolution music to the masses. A new book by Young tells the story of how the Canadian songwriter set out to develop Pono, his $400 portable digital music player that....
08:17, 05/07/2019

Anger grows over neo-fascist publisher's presence at Turin book fair Auschwitz museum latest to boycott event if Matteo Salvini’s publisher, Altaforte, remainsAuschwitz-Birkenau state museum has urged Turin authorities to intervene amid mounting controversy over the participation at the city’s international book fair ...
18:34, 05/07/2019

Baltimore mayor Catherine Pugh resigns amid book controversy Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh resigned Thursday amid a growing scandal over the sale of self-published books and her relationships with firms doing business with the city....
01:34, 05/03/2019

Patti Smith’s heartbreaking memoir wins ‘One Book, One New York’ award City readers have picked rock star Patti Smith’s heartbreaking memoir “Just Kids” — which details her relationship with avant-garde photographer Robert Mapplethorpe — for this year’s prestigious “One Book, One New York” award. The h...
03:00, 05/05/2019

5 photo book print services to turn your smartphone photos into memories Thanks to smartphones and their increasingly higher quality cameras, today we’re taking more pictures than ever. From our meals to our trips around the world, almost any moment that’s at least a tad interesting gets captured and stored in our phones....
15:00, 05/21/2019

Protest overshadow inauguration as Buenos Aires Book Fair kicks off 45th edition of Buenos Aires International Book Fair began Thursday, with opening speeches from Culture Secretary Pablo Avelluto and international feminist scholar Rita Segato....
22:51, 04/28/2019

Will Eaves wins Wellcome book prize for fictionalised take on Alan Turing Murmur, which depicts the mathematician’s ordeal after he was convicted for having a gay lover, is hailed by judges as ‘a future classic’Will Eaves’s fictionalised account of the chemical castration of Alan Turing, Murmur, was hailed as “a future cla...
20:51, 05/01/2019

Trump Pardons Rich Media Mogul Who Wrote a Nice Book About Him President Trump has pardoned Conrad Black, a friend and former media mogul who was convicted of fraud and obstruction of justice in 2007 and served three years in prison, according to The Guardian....
11:00, 05/16/2019

Sunderland book League One final spot after cagey draw with Portsmouth After the darkness of the past three seasons perhaps there is finally light at the end of the tunnel for Sunderland’s long-suffering supporters.Faced with a vociferous Portsmouth crowd baying for blood with one fan ejected after appearing to aim a ki...
05:51, 05/17/2019

Jim Acosta's CNN role further muddled by upcoming book: 'You can’t tell the difference between him and a paid pundit' CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta’s upcoming book has raised eyebrows both inside and outside of the network’s newsroom, as the outspoken Acosta continues to blur the line between reporter and analyst....
18:00, 05/23/2019

Meet the man bringing craft beer to black America, one book at a time His book is called This Ain’t The Beer That You’re Used To, but Dom “Doochie” Cook is also not the beer writer that you’re used to. I’ve read a lot of beer books, and I’ve never seen proper beer and food pairing described as “like Jadakiss and Styles...
21:00, 05/22/2019

Evan Dahm’s Island Book is a quietly empowering adventure for all ages Evan Dahm has shown time and again he’s a master of deliberate, emotional adventures. He has been posting webcomics for well over a decade, each of them a different journey through detailed and imaginative worlds. Rice Boy began in 2006 and was publi...
17:51, 05/15/2019

Auschwitz museum threatens boycott over fascist presence at book fair ROME – The Auschwitz-Birkenau holocaust museum said on Tuesday it will boycott Turin’s prestigious international book fair if a publishing house close to an Italian neo-fascist group is allowed to have a stand there. The announcement followed g...
21:00, 05/08/2019

Avenatti Charged With Allegedly Using Stormy Daniels' Book Advance to Pay for a Ferrari Michael Avenatti, the lawyer and one-time maybe prospective presidential candidate who is already facing a laundry list of federal and state charges, is now facing... even more charges!...
23:17, 05/22/2019

65-foot teddy bear enters Guinness Book of World Records Residents in Mexico enter the Guinness Book of World Records with a giant teddy bear, measuring about 65 feet and 8,000 pounds.        ...
01:17, 05/01/2019

Oh Jesus, Nic Cage is starring in a "hardcore cop thriller" from Green Book writer Nick Vallelonga, the Oscar-winning screenwriter responsible for both racist tweets and racism-solving movies, has found a new collaborator in Nicolas Cage, who we’re guessing is only just getting his voice back after that viral karaoke rendition of “...
20:00, 05/17/2019

DC Metro Snitch May Lose Book Deal Because Karma Is Real AF [Updated] Yesterday, The Root reported on Natasha Tynes, the DC Metro snitch who reported a black MWATA worker for (gasp!) eating on the train while in uniform. Once these Twitter streets were done with Natasha she found herself hit where it hurts the most: he...
09:00, 05/12/2019

Q&A: Melinda Gates on new book, lifting up impoverished women and marriage with Bill Lifting up impoverished communities means first lifting up women, Melinda Gates says in her new book. She also shares stories from her marriage.        ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Susan Sontag was true author of ex-husband's book, biography claims Sontag: Her Life says she wrote Freud: The Mind of the Moralist by Philip Rieff, whom she married at 17A new biography of Susan Sontag is set to claim that the American writer was the true author of her first husband Philip Rieff’s seminal work Freud...
18:00, 05/13/2019

Auschwitz museum boycotts Turin book fair over neo-fascist publisher The memorial is the latest organization to pull out of the fair over the presence of publisher Altaforte. Altaforte publishes work supporting neo-fascist party CasaPound and the upcoming book of Deputy PM Matteo Salvini....
00:34, 05/08/2019

Fernández de Kirchner airs views on Macri, Iran MoU, Pope in new book Former president Cristina Fernández de Kirchner announces release of her new book. Senator for Buenos Aires Province – and likely presidential candidate in October – will present the book on May 9 at the Buenos Aires International Book Fair....
22:51, 04/28/2019

Experts claim top-selling World War II book is filled with made-up quotes A top-selling Amazon book that tells the story of D Day from the German soldiers’ view is likely a fraud — filled with made-up quotes from veterans who never existed, according to The Times of London. Experts are shooting holes in the work of H...
22:00, 05/11/2019

Quayside, Toronto’s Google-linked smart city, draws opposition over privacy and costs As in New York, where fierce opposition to Amazon led the online retail giant to cancel plans to build a second headquarters in Long Island City, a local movement here is growing to send Sidewalk Labs packing....
18:17, 05/06/2019

Kate Middleton wears smart-casual outfit as she visits Chelsea Flower Show KATE Middleton looked very summery today. The Duchess of Cambridge sported smart-casual clothes at the Chelsea Flower Show – here are her outfit details....
11:34, 05/20/2019

Samsung Galaxy Home mini smart speaker leaks ahead of official launch Samsung revealed its own take on smart speakers last year, but the company's first product, suggestively dubbed Galaxy Home, has yet to make its debut on the market. We're not sure if Samsung has hit a snag with the project or the South Korean giant ...
03:17, 05/22/2019

Taylor Swift goes on 'Ellen' to apologize to Joe Jonas, debunk 'Avengers: Endgame' rumors In other tidbits Swift shared with DeGeneres on Wednesday, the 29-year-old singer debunked fan rumors that she was linked to "Avengers: Endgame."        ...
17:02, 05/15/2019

Walmart, Sam's Club raise age to buy tobacco to 21; won't sell flavored nicotine to minors Walmart and Sam's Club will no longer sell tobacco products to those under the age of 21 and will stop selling fruit flavored e-nicotine systems        ...
01:51, 05/09/2019

'The Voice' champ Maelyn Jarmon is 'freaking out' over meeting Taylor Swift John Legend protegee Maelyn Jarmon is on cloud nine after meeting Taylor Swift and winning Season 16 of "The Voice" Tuesday night.        ...
18:00, 05/23/2019

Spearmint Rhino strip club probe after 'lap dancers breach no-touch rule' An investigation has been launched into one of London's most famous strip clubs after an undercover sting allegedly exposed "rife sexual contact" between topless dancers and punters....
14:51, 05/17/2019